Campus News - January 28, 2002

Free Mini Med School covers critical topics in medicine

The Mini Med School, a free community service of UNM Continuing Education and the UNM Health Sciences Center, is an opportunity for residents to learn about critical health topics affecting their lives today. The school will offer sessions every Tuesday in February from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the UNM Continuing Education Conference Center, 1634 Univ. Blvd. N.E.

Doctors who teach the courses are professors at the UNM School of Medicine and specialists in emergency, internal, natural and sports medicine. Session topics include:

Feb. 5 Response to Terrorism
Feb. 12 Get the Skinny on Fat
Feb. 19 Shape Up, Exercise and Fitness
Feb. 26 Natural Medicine, the Herbal Alternative

“UNM’s Community Med School is a great way for people to get the fascinating facts they need to help manage their own care,” said Dr. Ellen Cosgrove, professor of medicine and associate dean of Continuing Medical Education.

For program information visit the web site at: med.htm. There is no need to register, just show up for classes. For program questions, call Dr. Ellen Cosgrove at 272-3942.

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