In Alabama, 42 percent of the population lives in a federally designated mental health professional shortage area. In the state’s rural communities, mental health services are in even shorter supply.
The latest issue of On Rounds is now available! The Spring/Summer 2011 issue contains stories on the college’s efforts in Telepsychiatry, automatic external defibrillators, research on a number of issues, and updates on the state of the college.
Mark your calendars for Special Emphasis Week from September 19 – 22. For a full list of events, please click here. Special Emphasis Week will be CME accredited.
August 23th: “Acute Renal Failure” – Scott Arnold, MD
August 25th: “Pulmonary Edema” – Ross Vaughn, MD
August 26th: “GYN Emergenices” – Stretch Reed, MD
Please join us in the Health Sciences Library on Friday, May 27 at noon for Dr. Alan Blum’s presentation entitled “Smoke and Mirrors – A history of America’s leading preventable cause of death and disease — and out efforts to end it.”