Symposium on Medicine is Planned Here Tuesday
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THE SHREVEPORT TIMES Sunday, Nov. 10, 1968 DR. WILLIAM FRYE DR. FRED ALLISON JR. Symposium on Medicine Is Planned Here Tuesday An all-day postgraduate sym-posium on "Recent Advances in Medicine" will be sponsored by the Shreveport Medical Society Tuesday at Confederate Memo-rial Medical Center. The meeting is also being presented by the LSU School of Medicine and the Louisiana Academy of General Practice as part of the Continuing Medical Education Program. It is ac-ceptable for six prescribed hours by the American Academy of General Practice. The day has been designated "Louisiana S t a t e University Day" and 10 members of the LSU Medical School faculty in New Orleans will discuss various topics in their fields. The conference is designed to provide a current review of clinical problems in which there have been significant advances, and new departmental heads will discuss plans and expectations for their divisions. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. and at 8:45 p.m. the meeting will start. There will be a recess for lunch from noon to 1:30 p.m. and the meeting will end at 4:30 p.m. Dr. Sanford I, Cohen, head of the Department of Behavioral Sciences and Psychiatry at LSU will discuss "LSU Departmental Plans — Psychiatry, Present and Future" at the 7:30 p.m. dinner at Don's Seafood Restaurant. The social hour will begin at 6:30 p.m. Moderator for the morning session will be Shreveport Dr.'" Albert Stephens, while Dr. Mar-ion Hargrove, assistant dean at the LSU Medical School in Shreveport, will preside at the. afternoon meeting. The local doctors will hear four members of the symposium by closed circuit television from New Orleans. Dr. W. W. Frye, chancellor of the medical school, and Dr. John Finnerty will give the welcome via television. Dr. William Maxfield, head of the Department of Radiology will discuss "Nuclear Medicine, To-day and Tomorrow" at 11:15 a.m. via television and Dr. Fred G. Brazda, head of the Depart-ment of Biochemistry will dis-cuss "The Biochemistry of Gout" over television at 9:30 a.m. Other morning speakers are Dr. Fred Allison Jr., head of the Department of Medicine, "Cellu-lar Immunology"; and Dr. Rob-ert Weilbaecher, of the Depart-ment of Medicine, "The Molecu-. lar Biology of the Gene." On the agenda for the after-noon session are talks by Dr. Thomas Hernandez, head of the Department of Pharmacology, "Judicious Use of Steroids": Dr. David Kline of the Department of Surgery, "Management of Peripheral Nerve Injury." and a panel discussion on "Head Inju-ry" by Dr. Kline and Dr. Erich Lang, head of the Department of Radiology al Confederate Memo-rial Medical Center.
|Title||Symposium on Medicine is Planned Here Tuesday|
Frye, William W.
Allison, Fred, Jr.
Medicine Department (Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - Shreveport)
|Notes||photo of Fred Allison, Jr. and William W. Frye|
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|Source||Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport Medical Library (http://lib.sh.lsuhsc.edu)|
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