Medical Staff Pulse Newsletter

Educational Series to Focus on Global Healthcare


Julie A. Freischlag, MD

Julie A. Freischlag, MD, chief executive officer, Wake Forest Baptist Health, and dean of Wake Forest School of Medicine, will speak at the quarterly Global Healthcare Grand Rounds on Monday, Feb. 24, at 10:30 a.m. The one-hour lecture will be held in Pavilion, PEC 6 and 7.

The lecture will examine globalization and its effects on population health and the delivery of healthcare in the U.S. and worldwide and will identify emerging trends, best practices and global dynamics unique to international collaborations and knowledge transfer in healthcare.

As CEO and dean, Freischlag has overall responsibility for the health system's clinical, academic and innovation enterprises and its annual operating budget of $3 billion. Previously, Freischlag was vice chancellor for Human Health Sciences and dean of the School of Medicine at the University of California, Davis.

The lecture is open to physicians, physicians-in-training, physician assistants, nurses and any one interested in learning about advances in global healthcare and the implications for patient care.

CME credit is available to attendees. Refreshments will be provided.

For more information, contact Jacqueline Nassar at 310-423-3192 or jacqueline.nassar@cshs.org.