Thursday, October 11, 2012
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Stage Door Canteen, The National WWII Museum
Looking at the era of "Deadly Medicine" from a public health perspective, what have we learned from it? How do modern medical leaders influence policy by learning from the past? Join local and state medical leaders as they discuss how current medical research has been influenced by the past. Panelists include Dr. Benjamin Sachs, Dean Tulane School of Medicine; Dr Karen DeSalvo, Commissioner of Public Health, City of New Orleans; Dr. Bruce Greenstein, Secretary Department of Health and Hospitals, State of Louisiana; Dr. Laura Levy, Vice President for Research, Immunology and Microbiology, Tulane University and Dr. Samir El-Dahr, Vice President for Research, Pediatric Nephrology, Tulane University. Dr. Guenter Bischof, Director Center Austria, University of New Orleans will introduce the panel. This event is free and open to the public, but due to limited seating a reservation is required. Please RSVP to 504-528-1944 x 229.