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In Person Public Lecture: The Digital Transformation of Healthcare: (Finally) a Time for Optimism

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Robert M. Wachter, M.D.

The Holly Smith Distinguished Professor in Science and Medicine
The Benioff Endowed Chair in Hospital Medicine
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
Elected Member of the National Academy of Medicine

Maury Strauss Distinguished Public Lecture: The Digital Transformation of Healthcare: (Finally) a Time for Optimism

Date: Feb. 10, 2022

Time: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Location: This lecture is anticipated to be presented in-person in Room M203, 2 Riverside Circle, at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute in Roanoke, Virginia, and will also be hosted virtually.

Seating for this event is limited and masks must be worn by in person attendees due to COVID-19 safety concerns. Registration will be required, with space available on a first come first served basis. Watch for registration information on this page.

There will be no reception prior to the event, but courtesy hors d'oeuvres will be available for guests to take home after the lecture.

Virtual Access: Watch this lecture live via Zoom, or on our Live Webcast page


Video of this event will be archived on this page.

Additional Details

This is a free event hosted by Michael Friedlander, Ph.D., and the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute. For more information, please call 540-526-2059.

About Maury Strauss

Maury Strauss is a longtime community benefactor and businessman who supports biomedical research with the goal of energizing the local economy and improving quality of life in our neighborhoods and around the world. In order to ensure the continued success of Roanoke’s biomedical research enterprise, as well as the free public seminars, Mr. Strauss has made a generous gift to the series. Read VT News Story

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