Krista L. Kaups, MD, MsC, FACS
Professor of Clinical Surgery, UCSF
Director, SICU - Community Regional Medical Center
A long way from the Central Valley! Learn about the needs and challenges of providing medical care in the developing world. The essential role of surgery will be discussed.
James Andrews, MD, FACEP
Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, UCSF
EMS Medical Director
Ten-four, Rampart! As the entry point for patients into the health care system, the realm of prehospital care is as critical as it is exciting. Beyond the glare of lights and the wailing of the sirens, join us as we share memorable moments and important lessons featuring the men and women of our local ambulance services.
Teresa Daniele, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF
Heart disease is the number one cause of death in women. This presentation will discuss what heart disease actually is, who is at risk for developing the disease and how it can be prevented.
Gregory Simpson, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, UCSF
Medical Director of Dermatology, UCSF Fresno
Have you ever seen something on your skin and wondered-- what is THAT? While most diseases are hidden from the public, skin problems are out there for all to see. Join me as we blaze through many common conditions and interesting findings which affect the "organ you wear."
Gail Newel, MD, MPH
Director of Obstetrics, UCSF Fresno
Medical Director, Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health, Fresno County
Department of Public Health
Women in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo have been subjected to sexual violence and extreme hardships over the past two decades. Dr. Newel was part of a team to train Congolese physicians in surgical techniques which offer these women hope and a brighter future.
Lynn Keenan, MD, FAASM
Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF
Program Director, UCSF Fresno Sleep Fellowship Program
Overview of why we need sleep, common sleep disorders, and what you can do to get a good night's sleep.