Special Presentation sponsored by the CVP Health Communications Program: "The Language of Biomedicine" - Alexa McCay, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Special Presentation sponsored by the CVP Health Communications Program:

 

"The Language of Biomedicine"

Alexa McCay, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Co-Director Center for Biomedical Informatics

Associate Director of the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine

Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Time: 9am - 10:30am
Location: Center for Vulnerable Populations, 2789 25th Street, Ste. 350, 3rd Floor, San Francisco

RSVP: gourleyg@medsfgh.ucsf.edu
 

 

Alexa T. McCray is the Co-Director of the Center for Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School. She is Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Dr. McCray is also the Associate Director of the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine at Harvard. She is the former Director of the Lister Hill Center for Biomedical Communications, a research division of the National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health. Before joining the NLM, she was on the research staff of IBM’s T.J. Watson Research Center. She received a Ph.D. from Georgetown University, and for three years was on the faculty there. She conducted pre-doctoral research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.