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Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Nov. 13: Grand Rounds- Medical Marijuana in the Healthcare Setting 
Presenter: Stacey Berg, M.D.
Time/room: 5-6 p.m. in the Rio Grande Conference Room at Houston Methodist Hospital

Dec. 2: Medical Futility and Requests for Potentially Inappropriate Treatment
Presenter: Andrew Childress, Ph.D. 
Time/room: 5-6 p.m. in the Denton A. Cooley Auditorium (DAC) at Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

Dec. 11: The Right to Try 
Presenters: Claire Horner, J.D., M.A. and Christopher Scott, Ph.D., M.A. 
Time/room: 5-6 p.m. in the Rio Grande Conference Room at Houston Methodist Hospital

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