Seminars in Investigative Medicine

Dr. Gregg Silverman
Gregg Silverman, MD

On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, the medical school will welcome Gregg Silverman, MD, as its latest speaker for Seminars in Investigative Medicine, a new research seminar series at WMed.

Dr. Silverman will present "Lupus, Autoimmunity and the Microbiome" from noon to 1 p.m. in TBL 2 at the W.E. Upjohn M.D. Campus.

A free lunch will be available from 11:45 a.m. to noon and Dr. Silverman's presentation will begin promptly at noon. The event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to immunobiology@med.wmich.edu to reserve your spot for February 7.

Dr. Silverman is a professor in the Department of Medicine and Department of Pathology, and co-director of the Muskuloskeletal Center of Excellence at New York University.

Dr. Silverman is part of an impressive slate of speakers for Seminars in Investigative Medicine for the 2017-2018 academic year. On March 7, 2018, the medical school will welcome Garnett Kelsoe, DSc, the James B. Duke Professor of Immunology at Duke University School of Medicine.

The list of upcoming speakers for the new research seminar series at WMed includes:

  • Wednesday, March 7, 2018: Garnett Kelsoe, DSc, James B. Duke Professor of Immunology at Duke University School of Medicine
  • Wednesday, April 4, 2018: Nicole Baumgarth, DVM, PhD, professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology at UC-Davis
  • Wednesday, May 16, 2018: Coleen McNamara, MD, Edward W. and Betty Knight Scripps Professor of Internal Medicine at University of Virginia School of Medicine

CME Credit Available for Dr. Silverman's Visit

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.