News and Announcements
Pioneer in Infectious Disease Research Remembered
Caroline (Caren) Breese Hall, an internationally recognized expert in pediatric infectious diseases, died at home Dec. 10. A professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the Medical Center, Hall was widely recognized for her contributions and her devotion to science, clinical care, and teaching. University flags will be lowered Dec. 18 in her honor. Read more...
Video: Med Students, Doctors Serve City’s Homeless
Students and doctors participating in UR
Street Outreach, the School of Medicine and Dentistry’s street medicine
program, say they get back much more than they give to the homeless
population they serve. Learn more about the medical outreach effort by
watching the first episode of The Street Medicine Chronicles.
Talk: ‘How Technology Could Transform Clinical Trials’
Ray Dorsey, associate professor of neurology at Johns Hopkins, will present “How Technology Could Transform Clinical Trials” at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, in Whipple Auditorium (2-6424), Medical Center. The talk is part of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute Seminar Series.
Young Leaders @UR Casual Lunch
Join Young Leaders @UR from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19, for lunch in the first floor lounge of the Alumni and Advancement Center. Matt Haag, assistant vice president of advancement, will discuss his role at the University as well as fundraising and campaign planning. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gift-wrapping Event Benefits Children’s Hospital
A holiday gift-wrapping event to benefit
Golisano Children’s Hospital will take place Wednesday, Dec. 19, from 6
to 9 p.m. at Benedettos on Alexander Street. Have up to 10 gifts
wrapped while you and your friends enjoy free appetizers and a glass of
wine from the cash bar. Read more...