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March 18, 2016
The March Med School Café lecture will feature Dr. Philip Almalouf, assistant professor of internal medicine at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and a pulmonologist with USA Physicians Group. His lecture, titled “Hard to Breathe? Let's Talk about COPD,” will be held on March 31, 2016, at the USA Faculty Club on USA’s main campus. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m., and the presentation begins at noon. Dr. Alamouf will discuss COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a chronic inflammatory lung disease that causes obstructed airflow from the lungs. See more...

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March 3, 2016
Dr. Kane Schaphorst recently rejoined the University of South Alabama College of Medicine as associate professor of internal medicine in the division of pulmonary and critical care medicine. Dr. Schaphorst earned his medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center located in Omaha, Neb. He completed an internship and residency in internal medicine, as well as a pulmonary and critical care medicine fellowship at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, Ind. From 1998 to 2003 Dr. Schaphorst was an assistant professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, Md., before joining the USA Center for Lung Biology as associate professor of internal medicine in the division of pulmonary and critical care medicine until 2013. He is a prior recipient of research funding from the National Institutes of Health and the American Heart Association. During his time at USA, he was awarded Student Recognition for Excellence in Teaching. He is a current and past member of the American College of Chest Physicians and the American Thoracic Society.

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September 10, 2015
Dr. Suneet Dullet recently was appointed assistant professor of internal medicine at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and will serve as an internist with USA Physicians Group. Dr. Dullet earned her medical degree from Baba Farid University of Health Sciences in India. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Los Angeles County-University of Southern California Medical Center in Los Angeles. She is a member of the American Medical Association, the Society of General Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians.


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April Med School Cafe - 'Tobacco Cessation: The Need to Quit'

July 8, 2015
The July Med School Café will feature Dr. Rachel Seaman, assistant professor of internal medicine and emergency medicine at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and an internist with USA Physicians Group. Her lecture, titled "Tobacco Cessation: The Need to Quit," will take place on July 22, 2015, at the USA Faculty Club, located at 6348 Old Shell Road on USA's main campus. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. and the presentation begins at noon.During the talk, Dr. Seaman will discuss the history of tobacco use in the United States, health hazards related to smoking and current treatment options for cessation.


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April Med School Cafe - 'Choose Healthy'

May 20, 2015
The April Med School Café lecture featured Dr. Alana Schilthuis, assistant professor of internal medicine at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine and an internist with USA Physicians Group. 
Her lecture, titled “Choose Healthy,” took place April 14, 2015, at the USA Faculty Club, located at 6348 Old Shell Road on USA’s main campus. During the talk, Dr. Schilthuis discussed the top five most important things people can do to significantly improve their health and quality of life. You can view her presentation here.

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USA College of Medicine Alum Presents Grand Rounds on End of Life Planning

October 2, 2014
Dr. Monica Williams-Murphy, an award-winning writer and board-certified emergency physician at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, AL, gave a presentation during the Internal Medicine Department Grand Rounds on Sept. 4, 2014. 
The presentation was titled “American Beliefs about the End of Life and the Importance of Advanced Care Planning.” Dr. Williams-Murphy is a passionate author, blogger and public speaker whose focus is empowering patients and families in critical and end-of-life decision-making. Her book, "It's OK to Die™" and companion website are tools devoted to transforming the end of life into a time of peace, closure and healing. She also serves as a medical expert and writer for ThirdAge.com, the leading online Baby Boomer lifestyle site; and is guest faculty for the University of Alabama at Birmingham's School of Medicine where she lectures on ethics and end-of-life decision-making. Dr. Williams-Murphy earned her medical degree at USA and completed her residency in emergency medicine at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA.


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