Mini Medical School

Adult learners at a mini med school session.

Mini Medical School offers community members, students, alumni and anyone interested in the field of medicine a look into the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Mini Med "students" get to experience the Jacobs School's contributions to science and health care related to conditions common in Western New York. The program features expert speakers in their specialties.

Mini Medical School Schedule

November 16: Nutrition and Cancer

Moderated By:

Roseanne Berger, MD.

Roseanne Berger, MD, Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education, and Dean of the Mini Medical School, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Colleen Barrientos, MS, RD.

Colleen Barrientos, MS, RD, Registered Dietician, Erie County Medical Center, Current First Year Medical Student, and Outpatient Head and Neck Surgery/ Medical Oncology

Helen Cappuccino, MD, '88.

Helen Cappuccino, MD, '88, Assistant Professor of Oncology, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Roberto Pili, MD.

Roberto Pili, MD, Associate Dean for Cancer Research and Integrative Oncology and Professor of Medicine, and Chief of the Division of Hematology/Oncology, and Director, Center for Nutritional Sciences and Cancer Therapeutics, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science and Professor, Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, School of Public Health and Health Professions

Enrollment and Registration

Mini Medical School is open to anyone 16 years of age and older who is interested in medicine and the health sciences.

Online registration is required for individual sessions. Sessions are FREE for community members, faculty, staff, alumni, and students.

Time and Location

Session takes place at 6 PM via Zoom.

Sponsored By:

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