International Lecture Series

“Health Care Systems in U.S. and Developed Countries: an Interesting Comparison”

David Sklar

Dr. David Sklar, M.D., University of New Mexico
October 5, 2014 (Sun) 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
UNM Continuing Education Auditorium

What can we learn from other countries to improve the health care provided in the U.S? Dr. Sklar’s talk will examine promising models currently under development in the US. We will consider access to health care, cost of health care and quality of health care and how these three important factors affect each other. We will then consider possible delivery system changes that could help to align cost, quality and access for a better future health care system.   +Read More

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Fall 2014 Dinner Lecture

“On Death & Dying: Comfort Before Death”
with “Death by Chocolate” Dinner  Aroop Mangalik

Dr. Aroop Mangalik, M.D., University of New Mexico
October 22, 2014 (Wed) 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
La Vida Llena, Carter Hall

In his talk Dr. Mangalik will discuss the end of life and the ways we can best prepare for it. Drawing on his personal observations in rapidly changing India he will provide some of the lessons a “traditional” society has to offer, and show how modern medicine is challenging them. +Read More

Attendance is by advance registration and payment only. Payment deadline is October 16. Seating limited to 100 people.

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