Mini-med school public grand rounds -
Umass Medical School Lecture Series continues

May 24, 1999

WORCESTER, Mass. - As consumers become more involved in their own medical care, they need, want and demand medical information delivered in accurate but understandable terms. The University of Massachusetts Medical School's (UMMS's) "mini-medical school" brings faculty together with local residents who thirst for such knowledge.

Mark J. Scharf, MD, associate professor of medicine, will lecture on "Birth Marks to Wrinkles: Using Lasers to Treat Skin," on Wednesday, May 12, at the Hoagland-Pincus Conference Center, 222 Maple Street, Shrewsbury. Dr. Scharf is director of the UMass Memorial Dermatology Laser Clinic, one of the nation's most advanced and complete clinical laser treatment programs

The program begins promptly at 6 p.m. To register and for more information, call the Office of Continuing Education at (508) 856-3041.

The Mini-Med School Public Grand Rounds are free and open to the public.