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Thursday, January 5, 2017

January Spotlight: Medical Center Events

News, Past Lectures
The Medical Center has an interesting and informative lineup of speakers for January that you won’t want to miss!

Lecture Series Season is Here!
Join us for "My Dopamine Made Me Do It," the first lecture in the Medical Center's 2017 Lecture Series, to be held Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the Cultural Center Theatre. Our lecture guest will be Dr. Marvin Seppala (pictured at right) of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation of Minnesota. Dr. Seppala is a graduate of the Mayo Medical School and completed his psychiatric training and a fellowship in addiction at the University of Minnesota Hospitals in Minneapolis. He is the Chief Medical Officer of the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, where his responsibilities include overseeing all interdisciplinary clinical practices, maintaining and improving quality of care, and supporting growth strategies for residential and nonresidential addiction treatment programs. Dr. Seppala is the author of “Clinician’s Guide to the Twelve Step Principles” and co-author of “Pain-Free Living for Drug-Free People,” “When Painkillers Become Dangerous,” and “Prescription Painkillers.” A cocktail reception will follow Dr. Seppala's lecture. For more information about this season's Lecture Series, click here.

First Ladies Night Out is right around the corner!

Dermatologist Jeremy Green, M.D, will present “Fill, Zap and Freeze” at the 2017 season's first Ladies Night Out on Thursday, Jan. 26. Dr. Green, pictured at left, is a fellowship-trained, board-certified Miami dermatologist who graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor's degree from Princeton University. He completed his medical education at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, where he graduated with Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) honors. He trained at the University of Miami Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, where he served as its chief resident. Dr. Green completed advanced fellowship training in laser and cosmetic surgery at SkinCare Physicians in Boston, working with clinical faculty from the Harvard and Yale Departments of Dermatology. He has had several media appearances, including four appearances on the CBS show “The Doctors.” Ladies, bring a friend and enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while hearing Dr. Green describe the latest advances in cosmetic enhancements. We'll meet from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Medical Center. Please RSVP to 305-367-6777.

Please check our Calendar of Events for up-to-date information about all of our 2017 events!


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