Fall 2013: Mini-Med I

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Fall 2013 Session: September 24 - November 12

September 24

Emergency Medicine: The Real "ER"
Cynthia A. Wichelman, MD
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
Course Director, Mini-Medical School

Stroking Out: The Brain Under Attack
Allyson R. Zazulia, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology and Radiology
BJC Stroke Team

October 1

Never Too Tiny For Surgery: Neonatal Surgery
Brad W. Warner, MD
Jessie L. Ternberg, MD PhD Distinguished Professor
of Pediatric Surgery, Surgeon-in-Chief
St Louis Children’s Hospital

Crooked Toes, Ankle Woes and
Everything In Between
Jeffrey E. Johnson, MD
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Chief of Service, Foot and Ankle

October 8

Am I Losing My Memory?
A Primer on Alzheimer's Disease
John C. Morris, MD
Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Foundation Distiguished
Professor of Neurology, Director, Center for Aging

Not Under the Knife:
Percutaneous Heart Valve Replacement

Alan Zajarias, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular
Disease, Invasive Interventional Cardiology

October 15

The Impact of Health Care Reform on BJC
Richard J. Liekweg, MBA
President of Barnes-Jewish Hospital and
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

The Ups and Downs of Thyroid Disease
William E. Clutter, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology

October 22

Keeping the Beat:
Restoring Rhythms of the Heart
Phillip S. Cuculich, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of
ascular Disease,Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist
Cardiac Bioelectricity and Arrhythmia Center

Preparing for the Worst: Bioterrorism and
Pandemic Flu
Steven J. Lawrence, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious
Diseases, Associate Director of Emergency Response
Training, Midwest Regional Center of Excellence for
Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases Research

October 29 ( 7-9:30pm)

High-Tech Minimally Invasive Surgery
L. Michael Brunt, MD
Professor of Surgery
Section of Minimally Invasive Surgery
Co-Director, Institute of Minimally Invasive Surgery

Suture Lab: Surgery Techniques and
Laparoscopic Simulation

November 5

Lumps, Stones & Danger Zones:
Salivary Gland Disorders
M. Allison Ogden, MD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology
Head and Neck Surgery

Oops, That Lump is not a Lipoma!
Sarcoma, with patient presentation
Brian A. Van Tine. MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Oncology
Sarcoma Program Director

November 12

Medical and Surgical Ethics: Tough Issues
Ira J. Kodner, MD
Solon and Bettie Gershman Professor of Surgery Division
of General Surgery Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Graduation and Reception