Lecture to Focus on Lessons from the Prevention Wars"

By UCSF Today | November 1, 2005

The campus community is invited to the Fifth Annual Salvatore Pablo Lucia Memorial Lecture in Preventive Medicine on Friday, Nov.4, from 4 to 5:30 p.m., in the UCSF School of Nursing, room N225, on the Parnassus campus.

A reception will immediately follow in the School of Nursing mezzanine.

Steven A. Schroeder, MD, distinguished professor of Health and Health Care, Department of Medicine at UCSF, will address "Lessons from the Prevention Wars." Schroeder trained in internal medicine at the Harvard Medical Service of Boston City Hospital and in epidemiology as an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Published widely in the fields of clinical medicine, health care financing and organization, prevention and public health, Schroeder is a member of the editorial board of the New England Journal of Medicine and has received six honorary doctoral degrees.

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