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SARS topic of April 23 seminar at Health Science Center

"Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS): What We Know Now," a seminar presented by the Center for Public Health Preparedness and Biomedical Research (CPHPBR) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Noon Wednesday, April 23 (bring a brownbag lunch if you wish)

Lecture hall 3.104A near the Briscoe Library, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive

Scheduled presenters are Fernando A. Guerra, M.D., M.P.H., director of the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District, and George E. Crawford, M.D., chairman of the division of infectious diseases at the Health Science Center. Harold L. Timboe, M.D., M.P.H., director of the CPHPBR and associate vice president for administration at the Health Science Center, will moderate the discussion.

The SARS outbreak in Asia and North America is making daily headlines. The public is invited to learn more about SARS from some of our community's key public health and medical authorities. The program is free and campus visitors may park in metered visitor parking on a first-come, first-serve basis. The program will be recorded and posted by May 1 at

Contact: Will Sansom or Aileen Salinas