Designed for individuals who want to gain a deeper understanding of the world of medicine, Mini-Medical School is a free, six-week series of lectures for adults of all ages and high school students co-sponsored with the Delaware Academy of Medicine / Delaware Public Health Association. Attendees learn about important trends in diagnosing and treating illness and general health topics. Faculty will provide in-depth lectures and allow time for questions to enhance the experience. There are no tests or grades. No previous medical training is required. Participants who attend all six sessions will receive a Certificate of Achievement.

There is no cost to attend this event which is co-sponsored by Christiana Care Health System, and the Delaware Academy of Medicine / Delaware Public Health Association

2019 Spring Session

Thursday evenings - March 1st to April 5th
6:30 p.m. - Registration
7:00 p.m. - Presentation begins
8:00 p.m. - Break
approximately 8:30 - 8:45 p.m. - Q&A
9:00 p.m. Presentation concludes


Week 1: What is Nursing Today?

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Week 2: Clinical Reserarch Trials -The Basics

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Week 3: Aging and Memory, Memory Impairment and Memory Care

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Week 4: What Does Innovation Have to Do with Health Care?
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Week 5: The Gene Editing Revolution

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Week 6: New Developments in Vascular Surgery

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Location: John H. Ammon Medical Education Center, Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road, Newark, DE 19718 (directions)

Registration 6:30 p.m.
Lectures 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Light refreshments will be served.