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“Drinks with a Physician Scientist”

November 12, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

DWPS Fall 2015

Prominent physician scientists in the UAB School of Medicine will hold informal discussions on hot topics in science and medicine on Thursday, Nov. 12 at the “Drinks with a Physician Scientist” event, sponsored by the UAB student chapter of the American Physician Scientists Association. Featured event speakers and their topics are:


* Christopher Willey, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of Radiation Oncology, on current and future cancer therapies and patient-specific treatments

* Anupam Agarwal, M.D., professor and division director of Nephrology, on transplantation complications, diabetes and kidney failure

* Nancy Tofil, M.D., Ed.D., associate professor of Pediatrics in Critical Care, on the critical care of pediatric patients and the training of future physicians

* Amit Gaggar, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of Medicine in the Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, on future therapies for COPD and cystic fibrosis; lung disease and allergies

 The evening will be an opportunity for attendees to meet and talk to practicing UAB physicians about medical research in a relaxed, informal environment. The event is free and open to the public, scheduled from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Cahaba Brewing Co., 2616 3rd Ave. South. The APSA chapter will provide appetizers; beverages will be available for purchase.



November 12, 2015
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Cahaba Brewing Company
2616 3rd Ave. South
Birmingham , AL United States
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