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Meetings and Events

The Greene Memorial Lectureship -- Feb. 2

A lecture on "The Modern Management of Neuroendocrine Tumors (NETs)" will be presented by Eugene Woltering, M.D., in the Harvey Morse Auditorium from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 2. Dr. Woltering is Chief, Section of Surgical Oncology & Endocrine Surgery, and Head of Surgical Research at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in New Orleans. Call (310) 423-5548 for more information.

2nd Annual Go Red Day -- Feb. 2

A celebration of the 2nd Annual Go Red Day, commemorating women and heart disease, will be held in Harvey Morse Rooms 1-3 from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 2. The event will include a discussion of women & heart disease and a free personalized risk test. In addition, a group picture of everyone wearing red will be taken at 3:30 p.m. For more information, contact the Women's Heart Center at (310) 423-9680.

Author Lecture by Leo Gordon, M.D. -- Feb. 7

Leo Gordon, M.D., will present a lecture on "Cut to the Chase: 100 Matrix Pearls for Doctors," based on his book of the same title, on Wednesday, Feb. 7, from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. The lecture will be held in the Medical Library on the Plaza Level in Room 2815. Dr. Gordon will be signing his book after the program, and attendees are also encouraged to bring their lunch. Space is limited, however, so please call the Medical Library at (310) 423-3751 to confirm your attendance.

What's New in Anatomic Pathology and Laboratory Medicine -- Feb. 16-17

This course is designed to update pathologists, clinicians, residents and laboratory scientists on new and relevant techniques in anatomic and clinical pathology. Physicians will receive 10.5 CME credits for this course, held in the Harvey Morse Auditorium. Pre-registration and fee required. Call (310) 423-5548 for more information.

Symposium on Current Concepts in Spinal Disorders -- March 1-3

The 6th Annual Spinal Disorders Symposium will focus on current treatments, methodology, new and emerging technologies and controversies in spine care management. Physicians receive 18 CME credits for this symposium, held at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas, Nev. Pre-registration is on February 28 and a fee is required. Call (310) 423-5548 for more information.

Cedars-Sinai Women's Health Conference -- March 16

The annual Women's Health Conference will feature more than 30 Cedars-Sinai physicians discussing a wide range of women's health topics on Friday, March 16, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This year, the conference moves from the medical center to the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel in Century City to accommodate up to 1,200 attendees. For more information or to register, visit the website or call 1-800-CEDARS-1.

Grand Rounds

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