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Mobile, Ala. (January 10, 2008)
Contact: Paul Taylor, (251) 461-1577

Have lunch with our Medical School Faculty, Learn about the Latest Medical Treatments And Then Take the OUR BODY Tour


Starting this month, Med School Café - a community lecture series sponsored by the University of South Alabama Physicians Group - will be held at the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center in downtown Mobile. The Exploreum is located at 65 Government St.

Med School Café lectures in February, March and April will also take place at the Exploreum. Attendees at each lecture will receive free admission to Exploreum permanent exhibits and group prices for OUR BODY: The Universe Within and IMAX films.


Details on lectures are below:

• On Jan. 23, 2008, “The Latest Developments in Stroke Treatments” presented by Dr. Richard M. Zweifler, professor of neurology and director of the USA Stroke Center.
• On Feb. 20, 2008, “Living with Chronic Lung Disease” presented by Dr. Majid Mughal, assistant professor of internal medicine and director of the USA Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic.
• On March 19, 2008, “Cartilage Transplantation verses Knee Replacement” presented by Dr. Albert W. Pearsall, professor of orthopaedic surgery and director of the USA Division of Sports Medicine.
• On April 23, 2008, “Understanding How Cancer Develops and Spreads” presented by Dr. Adam I. Riker, associate professor of surgery and chief of surgical oncology at the USA Mitchell Cancer Institute.
Lectures and lunch are provided free of charge, but reservations are required. For more information about any upcoming Med School Café lectures, please call (251) 460-7770 or email
For more information about the Exploreum and the OUR BODY: The Universe Within, visit .
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