Nevada Biotechnology & Health Science Consortium and Southern Nevada Medical Industry Coalition present
Dr. Thomas Schwenk, Dean of the University of Nevada School of Medicine
Date: Wednesday, February 13th
Time: 11:30 reg, 12 pm lunch
Location: Fogo de Chao (new location)
Thomas L. Schwenk, M.D., is dean of the University of Nevada School of Medicine.
Schwenk earned his M.D. degree in 1975 from the University of Michigan Medical School. In 2002 he was elected to the Institute of Medicine of the United States National Academy of Sciences.
His research focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care.
Schwenk spent much of his career at the University of Michigan. He joined the faculty of the Department of Family Medicine in 1984, was appointed interim chair of the department in 1986, and was named permanent chair in 1988. He also served as a professor in the Department of Medical Education and as associate director of the University of Michigan Depression Center. In June 2007 he was installed as the Chair of Family Medicine. In July 2011 Schwenk left Michigan to become dean of the University of Nevada School of Medicine.
The luncheon will be at a new location!
Fogo de Chao 360 E. Flamingo (Right next to McCormick & Schmicks). We have over 90 attending this joint meeting. Please get there early.
Southern Nevada Medical Industry Coalition is co-hosting. It is a non-profit 600-plus volunteer organization of healthcare professionals committed to improving access and delivery of medical care in Southern Nevada.