Events

Events, on campus and around the world.

CME Online Activities

Brown medical alumni are invited to take advantage of the online programs offered by Brown’s Office of Continuing Medical Education. Receive Category 1 CME credit, free of charge, for participation and completion of a quick survey.

Campus Events

Second Annual Ceremony of Gratitude (Anatomy Closing Celebration)
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 | 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Salomon De Ciccio Family Auditorium, 79 Waterman Street, Providence, RI
During this ceremony of thanks and celebration, first-year medical students will recognize the essential contribution made to their education as future physicians through anatomical gifts.
Sponsored by the Brown Medical Alumni Association 

Creative Medicine Series | "What's Left Out: Grappling with the Surreal in Medicine through Fiction"
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 5:30 p.m.
Pembroke Hall, 172 Meeting Street
In the world of contemporary healthcare, how do we make sense of complicated and surreal experiences that seem to challenge the reach of conventional narratives, and what freedoms does fiction provide in gaining understanding and insight? Jay Baruch, MD discusses his latest collection of short fiction,”What's Left Out” (Kent State UPress, 2015), and reads from selected stories.

Brown University Oncology Research Group (BrUOG) Laps for Life
Sunday, May 17, 2015 | 9 - 11 a.m. (8 a.m. Registration), rain or shine
Ittleson Quadrangle, Hope Street, Providence, RI
All money raised will help support the creation and improvement of clinical trials for cancer. Let's all walk together for a cure! Registration is $25 for each walker, children under 5 are free.
Click here for Online Registration. For more information, contact Kayla Rosati or Kristen Mitchell.

Regional Events

Brown Club of  Philadelphia | "Blazing a Path in Medicine at Brown"
Presented by Allan Tunkel, MD, PhD, Associate Dean for Medical Education
Monday, April 20, 2015 | 6 - 8 p.m.
Philadelphia, PA
Brown's new Primary Care-Population Medicine Program will change the way future physicians are trained. This innovative curriculum model, one of 11 nationwide funded by the AMA, will create physician leaders who will improve the health of their patients as well as the health of their community.
RSVP by April 15 through online registration. Tickets are $10 for Brown alumni, parents, and friends, and $5 for young alums.
Questions? Contact Carlen Adler at AlpertMedical_Events@brown.edu or 401.863.6030.

Brown Club of Chicago | "Building on Distinction: Brown's Strategic Plan and the Medical School"
Presented by Jack A. Elias, MD, Dean of Medicine and Biological Sciences
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Chicago, IL
Join us for a reception and conversation about the Division of Biology and Medicine’s role in the strategic plan. Dean Elias will share his vision for transforming medical research at Brown while continuing a tradition of excellence in medical education.
For more information, contact Carlen Adler at AlpertMedical_Events@brown.edu or 401.863.6030.

"Blazing a Path in Medicine at Brown"
Presented by Allan Tunkel, MD, PhD, Associate Dean for Medical Education
Sunday, April 26, 2015 | 2 - 4 p.m.
Brooklyn, NY
Brown's new Primary Care-Population Medicine Program will change the way future physicians are trained. This innovative curriculum model, one of 11 nationwide funded by the AMA, will create physician leaders who will improve the health of their patients as well as the health of their community.
RSVP by April 22 to Carlen Adler at AlpertMedical_Events@brown.edu or 401.863.6030.

CME Live Events

Women's Health Council of RI Event
Eating Disorders in Women: Identifying, Treating, Healing

March 26, 2015 | 5 - 8 p.m.
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI 
Register Online

3rd Annual New England Sports and Orthopedic Rehabilitation Summit

Rehabiliation Considerations for the Complex Patient

April 11, 2015 | 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI 02912

Improving Care for Substance Use, HIV, and HCV Among Adolescents

Effective Approaches to Assessing, Treating, and Engaging Teens 

April 16, 2015 | 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center
110 Pequot Trail, Mashantucket, CT 06338 
Register Online 

2nd Annual Brown Arrhythmia Symposium

April 17, 2015
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
222 Richmond Street, Providence, RI

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