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Medicine Grand Rounds
1/16/2018 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Samis Education Center, Rainbolt Family Auditorium (map)

Space Medicine and Human Physiology in Microgravity

Chris May, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine/Cariology

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this session, participants will improve their competence and performance by being able to:  Describe the physiologic changes that occur in the human body in a microgravity environment.  Outline the major health concerns face by astronauts, particularly in long-duration space flight.  Examine various countermeasures used to combat potential health hazards faced by crewmembers.

Speaker Disclosures: 
Dr. May has no relevant financial relationships or affiliations with commercial interests to disclose.



For further information contact:
Brenda Wilkerson
271-6651 ext. 54374