74th Annual Sommer Memorial Lectures
May 14-15, 2015
Multnomah Athletic Club, Portland, OR
Tuition & Registration
Register online. There is no charge for attending.
The Sommer Memorial Lectures and Alumni Scientific Sessions bring nationally and internationally-known speakers to discuss a broad range of current clinical, research and societal issues in medicine. Topics are designed to be of interest and value to both the generalist and specialty physician.
At the conclusion of the course, participants will be:
Familiar with newer anticoagulants and able to weigh the risks and benefits of using them rather than older drugs
More aware of the role hormones play in bariatric surgery
Better able to treat patients with deep venous thromboembolisms; understand how long to use anticoagulants and how best to discontinue their use
More knowledgeable of various treatment options for patients suffering with back pain
Aware of the media’s role in covering health epidemics world-wide