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Medicine Grand Rounds- Dr. George Karam in honor of the Third Annual Alan Jacobs Memorial Lecture presents: ” Understanding Humanism”

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Dr. Karam is a graduate of LSU School of Medicine New Orleans, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.  He did his residency in internal medicine, a year as Chief Resident, and his fellowship in infectious diseases at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  He joined the full-time faculty at LSU … Continued

Medicine Grand Rounds- Professor Heather Webb presents: “A History of Cardiac Sensation”

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Heather Webb (Ph.D. Stanford 2004) is a Professor of Medieval Italian Literature and Culture at the University of Cambridge. Her research focuses on medieval ideas of physiology and emotion. Her books explore changing ideas of bodies and depictions of the human over time, including The Medieval Heart (Yale, 2010), Dante's Persons; An Ethics of the … Continued

Medicine Grand Rounds- Dr. James Howard Jr. presents: “Reducing the Burdens of Myasthenia Gravis: A Tale of Two Targets”

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Dr. Howard is a Professor of Neurology, Medicine and Allied Health in the Department of Neurology at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine.   He is the former James F Howard Distinguished Professor of Neuromuscular Disease and the prior Chief of the Neuromuscular Disorders Section at UNC.  He received his medical … Continued