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Past Editors: Elise Weisert, Michael Ryan, Keith Wagner, Tim Allen, Kristyna Gleghorn, Dung Mac, Alex Acosta, William Tausend, Sheila Jalalat, Rebecca Philips, Chelsea Altinger, Lindsey Hunter, Alison Wiesenthal, Leslie Scroggins, Mara Dacso, Ashley Group, Fadi Constantine, Emily Fridlington, Joslyn Witherspoon, Tasneem Poonawalla.

Sunday, July 31, 2005

Baylor Dermatology Informational

Baylor College of Medicine's Department of Dermatology faculty and residents invite students interested in dermatology for an informational session.

Location: Dr. Sylvia Hsu's House
Where: 5407 Valerie St., Bellaire,TX
When: Tuesday, August 9, 6:30pm
Phone: 713-798-7620

Please join the Baylor dermatology faculty and residents for dinner and drinks, as well as, an informational session about applying for a dermatology residency. Forward to other interested students in Dermatology -- but no personal guests please (i.e. spouse, friends, etc).

Please contact Emily Fridlington or Joslyn Witherspoon if you are interested in attending.

Tuesday, July 05, 2005

DIG educates Anglers

Members of the DIG, Joslyn Witherspoon and Emily Fridlington went to Kemah on June 17th and taught a skin cancer seminar for 100+ members of the Texas Women Anglers. The Anglers were hosting their annual fishing tournament to raise money for breast cancer. As part of the program involving lectures from mutiple organizations, the DIG was invited to speak.

Friday, July 01, 2005

Fun in the Dermatology Surgery Elective!


Senior Dermatology Resident Dr. Allison Readinger helps third year medical student Burgess Lankford (Dermatologic Surgery elective) with his dermatologic surgery technique during today’s pig’s foot training session. The session reviewed excisional surgery, full thickness skin grafts and random pattern skin flaps (advancement, rotation and transposition).