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Meliora Weekend 2016

Keynote Speaker:

Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., Director, National Institutes of Health - "Exceptional Opportunities in Biomedical Research"

MED Talks:

  1. Krystel Huxlin, Ph.D. - "Fighting to Rehabilitate Vision After Stroke"

James V. Aquavella, MD Professorship in Ophthalmology; Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Neurology, Brain/Cognitive Sciences, and Center for Visual Science at URMC

  1. Ray Dorsey, M.D.,- "Future of Telehealth"

Director, Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics; David M. Levy Professorship in Neurology; Professor, Dept. of Neurology, Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics at URMC

  1. Richard Moore, M.D. - "Ovarian Cancer Risk Assessment"

Professor, Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology at URMC

Distinguished Alumnus Lecture:

Arthur J. Moss '62M (Res), Bradford C. Berk, MD, PhD Distinguished Professorship, Medicine - "Patient-based Clinical Innovations by Practicing Physicians"


Jules Cohen, MD (1931 - 2015) Memorial Service

Celebrating the Life, Legacy and Memory of Jules Cohen '53, '57M (MD), '59M (Res), '66M (Flw), professor emeritus of Medicine (Cardiology), whose career as a physician, educator, researcher, and administrator at the School of Medicine and Dentistry spanned more than 60 years.

MED Talks at Meliora Weekend 2015

  1. Jack Rowe ’70M (MD), ’02 (Hnr), “Beyond the Beltway: Health Care System Transformation (or not).”

  2. Judith F. Baumhauer, MD ’09M (MPH) & David Mitten ’88, ’92M (MD), ’97M (Res), “UR VOICE – Giving Patients a Voice in their Healthcare”

  3. Web Pilcher ’83M (MD), ’83M (PhD), ’89M (Res) & Brad Mahon, PhD, “Unlocking the Mysteries of the Brain”

15th Annual Marvin Hoffman Lecture - 3/25/2013

"The Creative Destruction of Medicine: How the Digital Revolution Will Create Better Health Care." Dr. Eric Topol '79M (MD), is Director, Scripps Translational Science Institute; Chief Academic Officer, Scripps Health; Professor of Genomics, The Scripps Research Institute.

2013 Engel Lecture - 5/29/2013

"The Patient-Centered Medical Home: What Would George Engel Say?" Dr. Marc Berliant, '81M (Res), is Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs Chief, General Medicine Division and Raymond J. Mayewski Professor of Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Robert M. Sutherland, Ph.D. Lecture - 9/14/2011

"Academic and Business Careers in Biomedical Research." Dr. Sutherland '66M (PhD) is the Senior Investment Office at the Ontario Institute for Cancer Research in Toronto, Canada."

Investing in People. Supporting the Future. - 2007


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