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2006 Mini Medical School

March 14, 2006 - The Body Beautiful: Anatomy 101
    Welcome to Mini Medical School
     Kevin Grigsby, DSW
     Vice Dean for Faculty and Administrative Affairs
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    Anatomical Structures and Concepts
    Ian Zagon, PhD
    Professor of Neural and Behavioral Sciences
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    Body Worlds: The Plastination Process
    Natasha Holmes
    Gunther von Hagens' BODY WORLDS: The Anatomical Exhibition of Real Human Bodies
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    Medical Student Perspective on Learning from Cadavers
    Jeffrey Jaglowski
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    Kim Reiss
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    Penn State College of Medicine Medical Students

March 21, 2006 - Eye Can See Clearly Now...
Vision and Vision Loss
    David A. Quillen, MD
    Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology
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    Underlying Mechanisms of Diabetic Eye Disease
    Thomas W. Gardner, MD, MS
    Professor of Ophthalmology, and Cellular and Molecular Physiology
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March 28, 2006 - Futuristic Medicine-Today!
Visualizing the Gut Through Video Pill Technology
    Tri H. Le, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
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    Radiowaves, Radiosurgery, and Radiotherapy
    James McInerny, MD
    Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
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    Henry Wagner, Jr., MD
    Professor of Radiology
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April 11, 2006 - Veins and Vessels
    Navigating the Circulatory System of the Legs
    Harjit Singh, MD
    Associate Professor of Radiology, Surgery and Medicine
    Director of Education, Penn State Heart & Vascular Institute
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    Poor Circulation: Causes and Cures
    Christopher G. Johnnides, MD
    Assistant Professor of Surgery and Radiology
    Penn State Heart & Vascular Institute, Vascular Surgery
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April 18, 2006 - Atypical Pain: Hurting Self and Others
Eating Disorders
    Richard L. Levine, MD
    Professor of Pediatrics; Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine and Eating Disorders
    Director, Adolescent Medicine
    Director, Eating Disorders Program
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 April 25, 2006 - Disaster Medicine
Avian Flu: The Next Epidemic?
    John J. Messmer III, MD
    Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine
    Associate Vice Chair for Inpatient Medicine
    University Physician Group
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