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Addressing the Impact of Systemic Racism on Maternal Morbidity & Mortality

Cornelia Graves, MD, FACOG An esteemed speaker for Symposia Medicus, Dr. Cornelia Graves is extensively published and nationally recognized for her expertise in maternal disease states. Currently the Medical Director of Tennessee Maternal Fetal Medicine, she holds professorships at the University of Tennessee, Vanderbilt University, and Meharry Medical College. Living in Nashville, Tennessee, Dr. Graves […]

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Move It With Metzl

Dr. Jordan Metzl is a nationally-renowned physician, author, and fitness instructor who specializes in sports medicine and is an incredibly active member of the athletic world himself. We’ve had the pleasure of working closely with Dr. Metzl for over a decade. As a revered speaker for Symposia Medicus, he has lectured at countless conferences ranging […]

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A New Age of Travel

Planning ahead for what is going to be the new normal of traveling. Symposia Medicus holds about 35 conferences a year at vacation destinations around the world. It is fair to say that traveling has been on our minds a lot while grounded these past four months. With the middle of summer approaching and hopes […]

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Holy Smokes Steak

“This recipe almost burned down my apartment, but it still was delicious.“ – Sarah Reagan Sheltering in place these past three months has forced me (and probably many others) to cook for ourselves more often than before. For better or worse, I have grown more daring in the recipes I’ve been trying. This week’s experiment […]

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Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Dr. Drew Ramsey, MD, psychiatrist and Symposia Medicus faculty member, discusses ADLs on his website’s April 13, 2020 newsletter: “Another important topic is ADLs. In medical speak, that’s Activities of Daily Living. Usually, the structure of our lives provides this. Dressing for work. Grabbing lunch with coworkers or friends. Going to bed on time so […]

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Peruvian Corn & Chili Chowder

Peruvian Corn & Chili Chowder This recipe was recommended to us by faculty member Dawn Howerton, MSW of East Dublin, GA (adapted from Christopher Kimball at Milk Street). “Squeeze the limes because wedges are a waste and add two teaspoons per bowl. The mint is necessary.” – Dawn Howerton 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 medium red onion, […]

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