Speakers on Disease Management

How to Fight the Flu, Prevention of H1N1, Importance of Vaccinations

Mark Sawyer, MD
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics

Osteoporosis, Calcium, Vitamin D Deficiency, Bone Health

Heather Hofflich, DO, FACE
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology 
UC San Diego Health



Pain Management, Fibromyalgia, Hospice Care, Medical Ethics, End of Life Care, Advance Care Planning and Physicians Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST)

Lynette Cederquist, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Internal Medicine, Division of Palliative Care and Pain Management
UC San Diego Antiviral Research Center

Infectious Diseases/ Immune Response

Victor Nizet, MD  Professor, Dept of Pediatrics  

Bacterial infections; antibiotic resistance and "superbugs";  Treatments working in harmony with immune system

Joseph Vinetz​, MD Director, Travel and Tropical Medicine  Prof of Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Human Cell Biology

Ajit Varki, MD  Professor of Medicine;   Human Origins: Implications for Health and Disease​

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