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3rd Annual Run for Her 5K Run and Friendship Walk - Sunday, Nov. 11

The 3rd Annual Run for Her 5K, which supports ovarian cancer research at Cedars-Sinai, will be held on Sunday, Nov. 11, beginning at 8 a.m. at the medical center. Proceeds benefit the Cedars-Sinai Women's Cancer Research Institute, part of the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute. The registration fee is $40 on race day. For more information, please call Debra Cook at (310) 423-4586 or visit the website at www.runforher.com.

Orthopaedic Aspects of the Growing Child - Saturday, Nov. 17

This course will highlight orthopaedic problems commonly encountered by primary care physicians -- pediatricians/family and general practitioners. The conference will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17 from 7:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Harvey Morse Auditorium. Click here for a PDF version of the program brochure. For more information, please contact CME Coordinator Barbara Stokes at (310) 423-2935.

Bioethics Noon Conference - Wednesday, Nov. 21

The Center for Healthcare Ethics will present "Ethics in Practice: Past Lessons & Future Aspirations" at its Bioethics Noon Conference on Wednesday, Nov. 21, in Harvey Morse Auditorium from 12 to 1 p.m. Lunch will be available at 11:30 a.m. The guest speaker is Stuart G. Finder, Ph.D., director of the Center for Healthcare Ethics at Cedars-Sinai.

5th Annual Emergency Medicine Symposium - Friday, Dec. 7

This conference will offer a practical update on emergency medicine for emergency and primary care physicians, as well as other clinical professionals who are involved in emergency room care. The conference will be held on Friday, Dec. 7, at the Four Seasons Hotel, located at 300 S. Doheny Drive. Click here for a PDF copy of the program brochure or call Continuing Medical Education at (310) 423-2935 for more information.

Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac CT Symposium - Jan. 25-27, 2008

This comprehensive three-day symposium will be held in Harvey Morse Auditorium on January 25-27. The annual program takes a practical approach to all aspects of gated SPECT and offers an in-depth focus on cardiac CT and its relationship to nuclear cardiology. A unique feature of the program is a series of workshops allowing participants to review cases with leading national and international experts. Click here for a brochure of the program or contact Continuing Medical Education at (310) 423-5548 for more information.

Symposium on Current Concepts in Spinal Disorders - Feb. 1-2, 2008

The 7th Annual Symposium on Current Concepts in Spinal Disorders will be held at Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas on February 1 and 2. The symposium will focus on current treatment methodology, new and emerging technologies and controversies in spine care management. Click here for a Save the Date reminder or contact Continuing Medical Education at (310) 423-5548 for more information.

Grand Rounds

For information on scheduling of Grand Rounds, click here to access the Continuing Medical Education website.