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"Maternal Health in Kenya: 20 Years of Working at the Grassroots Level"
This month's speaker is Camilla Buchanan, MD, MPH, DTMH, obstetrician practicing in James City County. Dr. Buchanan is a global health specialist and Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Kinesiology & Health Sciences, William & Mary College and an alumna of VCU School of Medicine '76.
Join VCU Program for Global Surgery and the Global Surgery Student Alliance at VCU for on January 15, 5:00–6:00 pm, in Main Hospital, 9th Floor Conference Room.
Sanger Hall, Room 1-044, 7:45–8:30 am / Note: new time
Candace Blades, JD, RN, Advance Care Planning Coordinator
Danielle Noreika, MD, FAAHPM, FACP, Medical Director In Patient Palliative Care Services
Emily Rivet, MD, MBA, FACS, FASCRS, Assistant Professor of Surgery and Internal Medicine
University Health Services Professional Education Programs (UHS-PEP) of Virginia Commonwealth University Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education to physicians.
UHS-PEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits(TM) Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The following link and meeting ID will be the same for every week:
Meeting ID: Telephone: Dial: +1 929-205-6099 | Or 888-788-0099 (Toll Free)
Text code to: 804-625-4041 for CME credit
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Innovators took ‘something that is inherently difficult and made it as simple as possible.’
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A new CDC report has underscored the threat of antibiotic-resistant superbugs. VCU Health's Gonzalo Bearman, an expert in infectious diseases, discusses hand hygiene, isolating patients and how to prevent drug-resistant infection. It begins, he said, with washing your hands.