Professor Merle Sande, M.D. Lecture

Professor Merle Sande, M.D.
School of Medicine
University of Utah

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on February 10, 2001 at 8:15 p.m. in Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.

The Crisis in Infectious Diseases

Former Vice-Chairman of the Department of Medicine at the University of San Francisco School of Medicine and Chief of Medical Services at San Francisco General Hospital, Dr. Sande has played a leading role in the study of antibiotic-resistant infections and the emergence of "superbugs" as a threat to clinical practice and public health. A frequent public speaker on medical issues, Dr. Sande won the American Medical Writer's Award in 1995 and has appeared on the CBS program, 60 Minutes. He has authored or co-authored over 200 papers, 74 chapters and reviews, contributed nine journal editorials (several to the New England Journal of Medicine) and edited 18 textbooks.

Spring Program 2001
Jan 20, Jan 27, Feb 3, Feb 10, Feb 17, Feb 24, Mar 3, Mar 10, Mar 17, Mar 24.

Background Information

(Compiled by Ted Powell--when time permits)

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