|IU School of Medicine physicians
and researchers will offer their thoughts about brain function and
disease in a series of weekly lectures at the spring session of IU
Mini Medical School, Feb. 11-March 18. Each session meets at 7 p.m.
Tuesdays in the lower-level auditorium at the Riley Outpatient Center
on the IUPUI campus in Indianapolis.
IU Mini Medical School is sponsored by IU Medical Group and Indianapolis
radio station WIBC and is offered by the IUSM Faculty Community
Relations Committee through the IUPUI Division of Continuing Studies.
Mini Medical School is underwritten by an educational grant from
Pfizer. For information, call 317-278-7600. Advanced registration
is required; the cost is $35 per person.
Speakers and topics for the 2003 IU Mini Medical School:
Feb. 11 Anatomy of the Brain
Dr. William DeMyer, professor emeritus of neurology
Feb. 18 Social Influences on the Brain
Susan Ball and William Kronenberger, psychologists
Feb. 25 Brain Surgeries
Dr. Robert Worth, professor of neurosurgery
March 4 Movement Disorders in Children and Adults
Dr. Bhuwan Garg, professor of pediatric neurology, and Dr, Joanne
Wojcieszek, associate professor of neurology
March 11 Disorders of the Aging Brain: Natural
Dr. Martin Farlow, professor of neurology and director of the
IU Alzheimer disease clinic
March 18 Pain: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Michael Vasko, professor of pharmacology