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Medicine for the Public: 2011 Lecture Series

Confronting Obesity: Updates in Prevention and Treatment Research
Tuesday, May 17- 7:00 pm

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Kong Chen, PhD, MSCI
Director, Metabolic Research Core
Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Obesity Branch
Intramural Research Program
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NIH

Lawrence Appel, MD
Professor, Internal Medicine and Director, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medicine

Tania Heller, MD, FAAP
Suburban Hospital Physician and Medical Director of the Washington Center for Eating Disorders and Adolescent Obesity,
and Clinical Assistant Professor at Georgetown University Hospital

Challenging Depression: New Insights into Research and Treatment
Tuesday, May 24- 7:00 pm


Carlos A. Zarate, Jr., MD
Chief Experimental Therapeutics and Pathophysiology Branch
Division Intramural Research Programs
National Institute of Mental Health, NIH

Jennifer Lanier Payne, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medicine

David T. George, MD
Associate Clinical Director and Section Chief for Clinical Assessment and Treatment Evaluation, National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, NIH
Psychiatrist and Associate Medical Director of ECT Services, Suburban Hospital

Where: Suburban Hospital Auditorium, 8600 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda, MD Directions

Registration: Call 301-896-3939 to register.

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