Professor of Pediatrics, Physiology, and Stem Cell Research
Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics
John M. Cunningham, MD, is an internationally known expert in the treatment and research of childhood cancers and blood diseases. He has particular expertise in treating hemoglobinopathies, which are disorders that affect red blood cells, such as sickle cell disease and thalassemia. He is a recognized leader in the field of pediatric stem cell transplantation, and has developed novel uses for this life-saving treatment.
October 23, 2014
12:00 p.m.— 1:00 p.m.
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
Atul Gawande, MD, MPH
Surgeon, Best-Selling Author, Public Health Researcher
Professor of General & Endocrine Surgery
Professor of Health Policy and Management
Staff Writer for The New Yorker Magazine
Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts
Lunch will be served
Pre-registration is required
Department of Pediatrics
1 hour CME credit offered
The Pediatric Residency Program Welcomes the 2014 Pediatric Intern Class!
Registration for Special Grand Rounds Presentation - Thursday, October 23rd, 2014: Dr. Atul Gawande - "Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End" - Space is Limited