MEDICAL HISTORY SOCIETY OF NEW JERSEY
c/o RBHS Special Collections – G. F. Smith Library of the Health Sciences
30 Twelfth Avenue, P.O. Box 1709, Newark NJ 07101-1709

Mailing Address for Reservations: Linda Whitfield-Spinner, DMH, LCSW
Treasurer, Medical History Society of New Jersey
4 Wolverton Court
Jackson, NJ 08527-6406 

ANNUAL SPRING MEETING
WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2015
THE NASSAU CLUB OF PRINCETON -- 6 Mercer Street – Princeton, New Jersey 


3:30 p.m.               REGISTRATION                    

4:00 p.m.               MHSNJ BUSINESS MEETING
                                  Steve Lomazow, MD., President

4:20 p.m.               ORIGINS OF BARIATRIC SURGERY
                                 Frank Gump, M.D., FACS; Professer Emeritus of Surgery, Columbia
                                University
 
 
 4:45 p.m.               JOURNEY OF A JERSEY DIAMOND FROM ROUGH TO SPARKLING:
                                 THE MANY FACETS OF DR. JOHN S. ROCK (1825-1866)
                                 John Zen Jackson, J.D., FACTL, McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney &
                                 Carpenter, LLP
 


5:10 p.m.                UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER OF PRINCETON 1919-2015:
                                 ONE HOSPITAL, FOUR NAMES
                                 Harvey Rothberg, M.D., Clinical Professor Emeritus of Medicine, RWJMS

5:35 p.m.                TO HAVE A CUPPA OR NOT HAVE A CUPPA: GROUNDS FOR CONCERN?
                                 Allen Weisse, M.D., Professor of Medicine (ret’d); New Jersey Medical School

6:00 p.m.              COCKTAILS and DINNER

                                  **PHILATELIC EXHIBIT**  – Fred Skvara, M.D.                         

7:35 p.m.              THIRTY-SIXTH ANNUAL MORRIS SAFFRON LECTURE 
                             
FATHER, DOCTOR, ROLE MODEL:
                               THE GOOD DOCTOR: A SON’S LOOK AT AN EARLIER GENERATION 
                               Barron L. Lerner, M.D., Ph.D.: Professor of Medicine and Population Health at
                               the New York University School of Medicine

8:45 p.m.              ADJOURNMENT

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MHSNJ – ANNUAL SPRING MEETING – WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2015
DINNER AND MEETING FEE (includes one cocktail or soft drink; glass of wine with dinner):
~Members ($63):__________________________name(s)
~Guests ($70): ________________________name(s)
~Program only, no cocktail, dine independently ($5 parking) ___________________________________ name(s)
~Medical or History Grad Students, Residents in N.J. program: 732-549-5843 or 973-972-7830 to register as guest(s) of the Society (no charge, but indicate meal choice) _____________________ name(s), meal(s)
ENTRÉE SELECTION:
Pistachio Encrusted Salmon ______ Filet Mignon ______ Vegetarian Entrée______
Please send bottom of form and check payable to Medical History Society of New Jersey by
May 13, 2015, to: 
                                                      
Linda Whitfield-Spinner, DMH, LCSW, Treasurer
Medical History Society of New Jersey
4 Wolverton Court
Jackson, NJ 08527-6406 


QUESTIONS?? Dr. Sandra Moss, Program Chair at 732-549-5843 or
E-Mail: sandra.moss3@verizon.net