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Mini Medical School

February 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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mini med logoSign up for Mini Medical School and experience FIVE informative sessions on interesting health topics. Tuesdays, February 10 – March 10, 2015 (7-9 p.m.)

All sessions are from 7-9 p.m. at
Des Moines University’s Student Education Center (SEC)
3300 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, IA 50312.
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February 10 – Outer space and its impact on the human body
Presenter: Dr. JD Polk, Dean of the DMU College of Osteopathic Medicine

February 17 – Survival of the species: Exploring Ebola and other potential pandemics
Presenter: Dr. Patricia Quinlisk, Iowa Dept. of Public Health Medical Director and State Epidemiologist

February 24 – Outta this world longevity: Keys for aging well
Presenter: Dr. Yogi Shah and Dr. Robert Bender Jr., medical director and geriatrician at the Healthy Aging and Memory Clinic

March 3 – Sci-fi science, truth and fiction
Presenter: Dr. Gary Hoff, DMU Associate Professor Behavioral Medicine, Medical Humanities and Bioethics

March 10 – Health and tech: Leaps and bounds in tracking, diagnosing and monitoring our wellness
Presenter: Paul Greenwood, gooi health

 

Register

Cost: $25 covers all sessions. $10 for students and educators. Attendees 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Questions about Mini Medical School can be directed to Brianne Sanchez, 515-271-1374 or brianne.sanchez@dmu.edu.

Details

Date:
February 17
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Organizer

Community Relations
Phone:
515-271-1374
Email:
Website:
https://www.dmu.edu/community/

Venue

Des Moines University, Student Education Center (SEC)
3300 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50312 United States
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Phone:
515-271-1400