Spring 2009: Mini-Med II

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Spring 2009 Session: March 26 - May 14th (April 9th no class-Passover)


Human Hardware: Hip and Knee Replacement
Ryan M. Nunley, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Forensic Psychiatry: Causes of Homicide
John S Rabun, MD
Instructor in Clinical Psychiatry
St. Louis Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center


An Evening on Breast Cancer, with patient presentation
Michael J. Naughton, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Medical Oncology



Physical Therapy: Optimizing Movement Through the Ages
Susan S. Deusinger, PT, PhD
Professor of Neurology and Physical Therapy
Director, Program in Physical Therapy

Jennifer S. Stith, PT, PhD
Division Director for Education in Physical Therapy
Associate Director for Professional Curriculum

PT Lab: Screening For and Improving Common Posture and Movement Faults

Taught by faculty and doctoral students from the Program in Physical Therapy.

APRIL 22 & 23

Adult CPR Certification and
Physical Examination and Anatomy

Cynthia A. Wichelman, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Course Director, Mini-Medical School

* Taught in conjunction with Washington University
School of Medicine medical students and Department
of Medicine faculty and residents

Note: These sessions meet from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Both
topics will be offered each night. Students will complete will be offered each night. Students will complete one of the topics on Wednesday and the other on Thursday.
one of the topics on Wednesday and the other on Thursday


Overview of Psychiatry: Myths and Realities
Charles F. Zorumski, MD
Samuel B. Guze Professor and Head, Department of Psychiatry

Major Depression - An Overview
Keith S. Garcia, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Psychiatric Drugs
Eugene H. Rubin, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry,
Vice Chair for Education


Women's Health Update
Gladys Tse, MD
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Behind the Bandages: Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Keith E. Brandt, MD
William G. Hamm Professor of Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

MAY 14 (7-9:30)

Nuclear Medicine: Some Like it Hot
Akash Sharma, MD
Instructor in Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine

Advances in Urology from Male Impotence to Prostate Cancer
Arnold D. Bullock, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery,
Division of Urologic Surgery

Graduation and Reception