January 05, 2006

Human genome will be topic when School of Medicine Dean Ralph I. Horwitz, M.D., speaks at City Club Jan. 27

"Realizing the Promise of the Human Genome and its Impact on Patient Care" will be the topic when Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Dean Ralph I. Horwitz, M.D., speaks at the City Club of Cleveland at noon on Friday, Jan. 27. The City Club Building is in downtown Cleveland at 850 Euclid Ave. Friday Forums are held on the second floor.

Individual tickets are $18 for members and $30 for non-members. A corporate table for eight is $360, and a non-profit table for eight is $280. Lunch is included in the ticket price. Reservations are required at least 24 hours in advance of the event. Tickets may be purchased by calling the City Club at (216) 621-0082 or visiting http://www.cityclub.org.

The talk will be broadcast live on WCLV radio at 104.9 FM and via http://www.wclv.com/home.php.

Forums are recorded and broadcast on WVIZ-TV at 10 a.m. on Sundays and on radio station WRMR 1420 AM at 11 p.m. Sundays. Forums also are broadcast over most Adelphia cable television systems on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9 p.m. Also, a podcast of the dean's talk will be available for free download and listening afterward at http://www.cityclub.org/content/podcasts/index/index.asp.

For more information: George Stamatis 216-368-3635.

Posted by: Heidi Cool, January 5, 2006 03:07 PM | News Topics: Events, Lectures/Speakers, School of Medicine

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