UCSF Osher Mini Medical School
513 Parnassus, San Francisco
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings, 7:00 – 8:30 pm
UCSF’s Osher Center for Integrative Medicine presents Mini Medical School for the Public’s Winter 2014 series, with three exciting and informative six-week courses about health and the health sciences directly from UCSF faculty members and other nationally-recognized experts. For further information and to register, please visit UCSF Osher Mini Medical School’s website.
Tuesday evenings: February 4 – March 11
Sports Medicine: Expert Treatments for Optimum Activity
Designed for the weekend warrior and those that love them, this series will explore common injuries, approaches to avoid them, and treatments for when they occur.
Wednesday evenings: February 5 – March 12
Medical Detectives: Inside the Mind of Great Physicians
All New Topics/Speakers! Ever want to be a detective and solve mysteries, conundrums, and enigmas? This course will teach you how physicians at UCSF function as detectives, solving strange illnesses, rare diseases, new infections and unexpected poisonings using their knowledge, deductive reasoning, and data gathering.
Thursday evenings: March 6 – March 13
Health Reform at the Crossroads:
How We Got to the ACA and Where We Go from Here
In light of national initiatives to deliver and transform health care services as efficiently and effectively as possible, this course will focus on cutting-edge issues concerning health reform.