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Don't miss these upcoming events at the IU School of Medicine

Oct. 24, 2013

Several notable events and lectures are scheduled over the next few weeks at the IU School of Medicine:

Ora Pescovitz to speak at Eight Annual Hazelett Forum 

Ora Pescovitz, M.D., the first female executive vice president for medical Affairs and Health Systems at the University of Michigan and CEO of the U-M Health System, is the speaker at this year's Hazelett Women in Leadership Forum.

The 8th annual Hazelett Forum takes place Friday, Oct. 25 in the Basile Theater at the Indiana Historical Society, 450 W. Ohio Street. The reception is from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., and the presentation is from 6 to 7 p.m. This event is free and open to the public.

Ora Pescovitz

Ora Pescovitz, M.D.

In addition to her leadership role at U-M, Dr. Pescovitz is a nationally recognized pediatric endocrinologist and researcher. She previously served as executive associate dean of research affairs at the IU School of Medicine and as president and CEO of Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health.

This event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited; please RSVP or call 317-278-2800. The event is sponsored by the Randall L. Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence, the IUPUI Chancellor’s Office and the IUPUI Office for Women.

12th Annual Lingeman Lecture — Nov. 1

The 12th Annual Lingeman Lecture will be from 12:30 to 4:15 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, in the Riley Outpatient Center auditorium. 

Presenters include K.J. Lee, M.D., associate clinical professor of otolaryngology at Yale College of Medicine. Dr. Lee is a renowned surgeon, health policy expert, author and inventor.  He has lectured nationally and internationally on scientific, medical, and surgical topics as well as on health policy, health information technology, and the business of medicine. One of his 22 books, "Essential Otolaryngology," is one of the most widely read textbooks in the field. 

Additional speakers include William I. Kuhel, M.D., associate professor of clinical otorhinolaryngology at the Weill Cornell Medical Center and director of the Head and Neck Service in the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at New York Presbyterian Hospital, and Charles W. Yates, M.D., assistant professor of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at IU School of Medicine.

Siu Hui

Siu Hui, Ph.D.

For details and registration, visit the Continuing Medical Education website or call 317-274-0104.

This event, presented by the Department of Otolaryngology and Division of Continuing Medical Education, is free for IU staff, residents or medical students.

For more information, email Sarah Maxwell at smaxwell@iupui.edu.

Siu L. Hui retirement reception

The Department of Biostatistics and the Regenstrief Institute will hold retirement reception in honor of Siu L. Hui, Ph.D., professor of biostatistics, from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28, in the Health Information and Translational Sciences (HITS) Building, atrium (first floor).

This event will celebrate her 32 years of distinguished accomplishment at the IU School of Medicine.

Please RSVP to Ann Lyon at 317-274-2685 or annlyon@iupui.edu.

Don't forget to check out the events section of InScope and the IUSM Events Calendar for even more events at the IU School of Medicine!

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