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July 30, 2014 • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Business is critical to building healthy communities. The Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Population Health Improvement will be holding a workshop July 30 at NYAM that will focus on business engagement in improving population health beyond their important work in worksite wellness and health promotion.

August 6, 2014 - August 8, 2014 • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The TEACH program is for physicians, nurses, pharmacists, administrators, librarians and other health care professionals. It utilizes small group learning supplemented by plenary sessions. Attendees may enroll in one of three levels. One group within Level #2 will focus exclusively on the GRADE system.

September 4, 2014 • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

The Medical Student Forum will feature presentations from a number of this year’s awardees for the Glorney-Raisbeck Student Grant in Cardiovascular Disease Research, Ferdinand C. Valentine Student Research Grant in Urology, and the David E. Rogers Medical and Dental Student Research Grant.

September 10, 2014 • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Renata Schiavo, PhD, MA will present her book Health Communication: From Theory to Practice. Now in its second edition, the book provides a comprehensive introduction to theory, intervention design, current issues, and special topics in health communication. The book also represents a hands-on guide to program development, implementation, and evaluation.

September 18, 2014 • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Generic drugs are now familiar objects in clinics, drugstores, and households around the world. We like to think of these tablets, capsules, patches, and ointments as interchangeable with their brand-name counterparts: why pay more for the same? And yet they are not quite the same. They differ in price, in place of origin, in color, shape, and size, in the dyes, binders, fillers, and coatings used, and in a host of other ways. Claims of generic equivalence, as physician-historian Jeremy Greene reveals in this gripping narrative, are never based on being identical to the original drug in all respects, but in being the same in all ways that matter.

September 30, 2014 • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

The NYAM Section on Anesthesiology is pleased to present the 2014 Anesthesiology Residents’ Night on September 30th, sponsored by the North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA). Attend this event for an opportunity to join clinicians and researchers from Anesthesiology programs in the tri-state area to hear top residents present their clinical and scientific papers representing original research.

Please see a full listing of the presenters and their research topics in early September.

October 2, 2014 • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

This lecture explores the widespread sense that American medicine was suffering from an “image crisis” in the decades from 1945 to 1965. Focusing on commentaries about the demise of “good old doc,” speaker Nancy Tomes looks at how that perception reflected broader postwar debates over political authority, personal service, and the status anxieties of the middle class male.

October 22, 2014 • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for the 2014 Edward N. Gibbs Lecture & Award in Nephrology. The 2014 Awardee, Fredric L. Coe, MD, Professor of Medicine at the University of Chicago, will present "Pathogenesis and Treatment of Idiopathic Hypercalciuria and Calcium Nephrolithiasis."

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