Osher Academy of Lifelong Learning Institute Medical Series

We are honored to partner with the University of Delaware Oshler Academy of Lifelong Learning Institute for the Medical Series offered at the Wilmington Campus in Arsht Hall.

Spring 2018 Semester Lectures:

DateSpeakerTopic
February 2Lou Bartoshesky, MD, MPHThe History of Genetic Testing
February 13Randy Gaboriault, MSMedical Information Technology and You
February 20Sarina Pasricha, MDConstipation: More Than Just A Lazy Gut
February 27Bill Swiatek, MA, AICP
David Edgell, MA, AICP
Planning and Public Health
March 6Alison Wessel, MLSHealth and E-Health Literacy
March 13Erin Knight, PhDSocial Determinants of Health 101
March 20Cris Coconcea, MDCreativity and Psychopathology
March 27No ClassSpring Break
April 3Mia Papas, PhDEpidemiology 101
April 10Scott Siegel, PhDBehavioral Health
April 17Victor Gregory, DMDDentistry
April 24Omar Khan, MD, MHSEnd of Polio? Lessons from Global Health Eradication
May 1Chad Duffalo, MDOur Microbiome - The Universe Within
May 8Lee Dresser, MDNeurovascular Disease and Stroke

Fall 2017 Semester Lectures:

DateLecturerTopic
September 12Gregory BurtonBack Pain & Physical Therapy
September 19Brad Sandella, DOBone Health
September 26David Simpson, MDDementia
October 3Velma Scantlebury, MDKidney Transplant
October 10Michael Teixido, MDMigraines
October 17Kathleen McNicholas, MD, JDCardiology - Then & Now
October 24Babak Vakili, MDPelvic Conditions / Urogynecology
October 31Brian Little, MD, PhDHuman Subject Protection - From Nuremberg to Today
November 7Barbara Albani, MDNeuro-Interventional Surgery / Stroke
November 14Janice Nevin, MD, MPHHealth Systems
November 21Jason Weinberger, DOThe Path to Being a Physician
November 28Margot Savoy, MD, MPHAdult Vaccines
December 5Eric Kmiec, PhDGene Editing

Spring 2017 Semester Lectures:

DateSpeakerTopic
February 7, 2017Ralph Milner, MDOphthalmic Trauma
February 14, 2017Lewis Yu, DMDHolistic Dentistry
February 21, 2017Barbara Prestano, AuDHearing Aids
February 28, 2017Linsey Brandt, MDMedication Safety in Older Adults
March 7, 2017David Larned, MDBlepharoplasty
March 14, 2017Alan Fink, MDMedical Malpractice
March 21, 2017Robert Abel, MDComplementary Medicine
March 28, 2017Spring Break
April 4, 2017Anthony Cucuzzella, MD & David Sowa, MDAll Numbness is Not Carpal Tunnel
April 11, 2017Timothy Gibbs, MPHPublic Health
April 18, 2017Michael Teixido, MDHearing Difficulty in the Elderly
April 25, 2017Mark Cadungog, MDOncologic Gynecology
May 2, 2017Jason Kaplan, MDRetinal Disease

Fall 2016 Semester Lectures:

DatePresentationPresenter
September 13StrokeLee Dresser, MD
Septermber 20Patient SafetyKathleen McNicholas, MD, JD
September 27Delaware Medical Orders for Scope of TreatmentKate Smith, MD, MPH & Susan DelPesco, Esq.
October 4Parkinson's DiseaseBrian Little, MD, PhD
October 11MemoryJim Ellison, MD
October 18Zika VirusSteve Eppes