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Addressing the Opiod Crisis- Dr. Jose Moron-Concepcion, Washington University

Dr. Jean Hugill Memorial Lecture

Join the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine for the annual Dr. Jean Hugill Memorial Lecture with speaker, Dr. Jose Moron-Concepcion, Associate Professor from Washington University. Dr. Moron-Concepcion will be speaking about his research in understanding the mechanisms underlying opioid addiction and the intersection with pain.

Mark Your Calendars:

  • September 19, 2019
  • Clinical Sciences Building, Room 2-191
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

The Dr. Jean Hugill Lecture is made possible thanks to an endowment from the Hugill Estate. Dr. Jean Hugill was an outstanding clinician, engaged teacher, and mentor. She was the first woman to practice anesthesiology on the west coast and one of the first in Canada.

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