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2002 Fall Lecture Series
Prevention of Sarcopenia:   Part I  &  Part II   - September 10, 2002            

    Anne Newman, M.D., M.P.H.       University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology

Exercise Programs in the Elderly: Risks and Benefits - September 24, 2002

   Connie Bayles Ph.D., FACSM                   Graduate School of Public Health, Program Director, Center for Healthy Aging

Back Pain and Spinal Stenosis in the Older Adult  Part I  &  Part II -   October 8, 2002

    Molly Vogt, Ph.D.    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Epidemiology

Current Therapies for the Treatment of Type II Diabetes: Implications and Prevention in the Elderly  Part I  &  Part II  -  October 15, 2002

  David Kelley, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Director, Obesity and Nutrition Research Center

Prevention of Osteoporosis  Part I  Part II  Part III  -  October 22, 2002

  Jane Cauley, Dr.P.H., Graduate School of Public Health Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology

CHD Prevention in the Elderly: Should All Older Adults Be Treated? - October 29, 2002

  Lew Kuller, Dr.P.H., M.D., Graduate School of Public Health Professor, Department of Epidemiology

Identification and Treatment of Depression in the Elderly   -  November 5, 2002

Charles Reynolds III, M.D., WPIC, Co-Director, Late-Life Depression Evaluation and Treatment Center Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Neuroscience

What is Mild Cognitive Impairment? - November 12, 2002

  Oscar Lopez, M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Associate Professor, Department of Neurology

Use It or Lose It: Can We Prevent Decline in Cognitive Function?  -  November 19, 2002

  Mike Pramuka, Ph.D., WPIC, Director, Clinical Neuropsychology Service Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry

New Developments in the Oral Health of Older Adults  -  December 10, 2002

  Robert Weyant, M.S., D.M.D., Dr.P.H., University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine Associate Professor and Chairman, Department of Dental Public Health

Strategies for Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease  -  December 17, 2002

  Steven T. DeKosky, M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology

2002 Spring Lecture Series
Improving Adherence to Interventions: Part I  &  Part II - 9 January 2002

Jacqueline M. Dunbar - Jacob, PhD., RN, FAAN , Dean of the School of Nursing

Feasibility Studies of Early Detection of Lung Cancer - 23 January 200

Joel L. Weissfeld, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor - Graduate School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology

Interventions in Smoking Cessations: Part I  & Part II  - 6 February 2002

Frank Vitale, MA, School of Phamacy, Director - Univ. of Pittsburgh International Smoking Cessation Prog., Coordinator-UPMC Smoking Cessation Prog.

Benefit-Risk Analysis Chemopreventive Therapy with Tamoxifen - 13 February 2002

Joseph P. Costantino, Dr.PH, Associate Professor - Graduate School of Public Health Department of Biostatistics

Colonoscopy, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy or Occult Blood Testing: Organizing Colon Cancer Screening Programs: Part I  & Part II - 20 February 2002

Robert E. Schoen, MD, MPH, Associate Professor - School of Medicine

The Prevention and Early Treatment of Melanoma - 13 March 2002

John M. Kirkwood, M.D. Professor, Vice Chairman for Clinical Research  - Department of Medicine

Smoking Cessation in Pregnancy: Part I  Part II - 20 March 2002

Susan A. Albrecht, PhD, MPH, RN, Associate Professor - School of Nursing, Department of Health and Community Systems

Prevention of Complications from PID  Part I   Part II  - 3 April 2002

Roberta B. Ness, MD, MPH. Associate Professor - Graduate School of Public Health Department of Epidemiology

Oxidative Stress and Prevention of Preeclampsia: Part I  Part II  Part III - 10 April 2002

James M. Roberts, M.D. Professor and Vice Chair of Research - Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome: Alcohol and Pregnancy - 17 April 2002

Nancy L. Day, PhD. Professor - School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry

2001 Fall Lecture Series
NMR Spectroscopy of Lipoproteins as a New Measure of CVD Risk and Prevention Therapies - 26 September 2001
Nutritional Approaches to Prevent and Treat Hyperlipidemia: Part I & Part II - 3 October 2001
Use of EBCT for Identification of High Risk CHD: Part I & Part II - 10 October 2001
Early Detection and Prevention of Renal Failure: Part I & Part II - 24 October 2001
Reducing CVD Risk in Diabetes: Part I & Part II - 31 October 2001
New Approaches for Enhancing Exercise: Results of DPP - 7 November 2001
The Identification of Genetic Hyperlipidemias - 14 November 2001
Out-of-Hospital Defibrillation Prevention of Sudden Death: Part I  Part II  Part III - 28 November 2001

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