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Jesse S. Swift, M’12, completed his intern year at Tucson Medical Center and is now a resident physician in ophthalmology at the University of Arkansas Medical Sciences Campus.

KEEP UP WITH THE LATEST Do you want to expand your knowledge or improve your clinical skills? VCU Continuing Medical Education offers a year-round schedule of live CME and web-based activities. Practical Frontiers in Primary Care October 18, 2014 Hilton Short Pump Glen Allen, Va. Contact: Toni Burrell 804.560.8960, VCU Annual Pain Management and Spine Symposium October 18-19, 2014 Norfolk Waterside Hotel Norfolk, Va. Contact:, 804.828-3640, 800.413.2872

Courtney Weimert, M’11, has completed her internal medicine residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. On April 12, 2014, she married Lee Szkotnicki, a genetic scientist working for a small biotech company in Houston. Courtney and Lee met in Richmond in 2010 and are now happily married. This fall, they will relocate to North Carolina, where Courtney will begin practice as a hospitalist physician.

2014 Advances in Obstetrics and Gynecology October 23-24, 2014 jointly provided with the Ware-Dunn Society The Library of Virginia Richmond, Va. Contact: Nancy Veney 804.828.7877, VCU Presidential Symposium on Cancer “Tackling the Tough Ones” November 1, 2014 McGlothlin Medical Education Building MCV Campus Contact: Julia Schaum 804.628.3614, 20th Annual VCU Sports Medicine Update in Primary Care December 5-7, 2014 Kingsmill Resort Williamsburg, Va. Contact:, 804.828.3640, 800.413.2872

Kathryn C. Zedler, M’12, of Columbus, Ohio, married Andrew T. Gathof on Sept. 14, 2013. They are completing residencies at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Zedler in internal medicine-pediatrics and Gathof in emergency medicine.

19th Annual Virginia Liver Symposium and Update in Gastroenterology March 21, 2015 The Hilton in Short Pump, Va. Contact:, 804.828.3640, 800.413.2872

13th Annual Alumni Update Course April 18, 2015 in conjunction with Reunion Weekend Larrick Center MCV Campus Contact:, 804.828.3640, 800.413.2872 43rd Annual Hans Berger Clinical Neurophysiology Symposium May 18-19, 2015 The Hermes A. Kontos Building MCV Campus Contact:, 804.828.3640, 800.413.2872 37th Annual Pediatric Primary Care Conference “Peds at the Beach” July 2015 Virginia Beach, Va. Contact:, 804.828.3640, 800.413.2872 Richmond CME for Docs 4th Wednesday of each month jointly provided with Bon Secours Medical Group, free registration Bon Secours Heart Institute on Forest Avenue, Richmond, Va. Contact: Kristin Shumaker 804.212.9394, NIH Protecting Human Subject Research Participants an online activity for those involved in human subject research is jointly provided with the National Institutes of Health Register at: users/login.php Contact: John Boothby 804.828.5410,

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