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We’re putting research under the microscope

Mark your calendar and plan to attend these exciting and informative lectures and special events at the Great Lakes Science Center in Cleveland, Ohio that showcase biomedical research into diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease.

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  • Tuesday, April 28, 2015

    Distance Learning - Clinical Trials Helping Teens and Youth - Eileen Seeholzer, MD, Director, Obesity and Weight Management Clinic, MetroHealth Medical Center at 1:00 PM

    Learn about local clinial trials helping teens and youth with diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. The presentation will showcase a current clinical trial, the IMPACT study that helps children make effective diet and lifestyle changes to improve health, wellness and quality of life

    Designed for students in grades 7 through 12, the BMT: STEM distance learning programs explore the links between diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular disease. Northeast Ohio medical researchers share their cutting edge approaches to disease prevention and management. BMT: STEM programs are aligned with the Ohio Department of Education Science, Mathematics, and Technology Content Standards and National Science Education Standards. Due to the nature of the health care industry, dates and speakers are subject to change. To register, please contact John Ramicone, NOTA Program Manager at WVIZ, 216-916-6260, or john.ramicone@ideastream.org.

  • Friday, May 1, 2015

    National Lab Day Celebration at 10:30 AM

    Become a medical laboratory or research technician for a day. Discover how medical laboratory professionals are involved in clincial trials studying diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. Explore medical testing methods used to diagnose disease and conduct medical research. Visit with representative from local medical institutions to learn about laboratory careers. Hands-on activites.

    Join us on Friday, May 1, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM or Saturday, May 2, 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Free program with paid admission to Great Lakes Science Center. Advance reservations are required for school groups. Please call 216-621-2400 (M-F, 9 AM to 5:30 PM) and ask your reservationist for times and details.

  • Saturday, May 2, 2015

    National Lab Day Celebration at 11:00 AM

    Become a medical laboratory or research technician for a day. Discover how medical laboratory professionals are involved in clincial trials studying diabetes, obesity, and heart disease. Explore medical testing methods used to diagnose disease and conduct medical research. Visit with representative from local medical institutions to learn about laboratory careers. Hands-on activites.

    Join us on Friday, May 1, 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM or Saturday, May 2, 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Free program with paid admission to Great Lakes Science Center. Advance reservations are required for school groups. Please call 216-621-2400 (M-F, 9 AM to 5:30 PM) and ask your reservationist for times and details.