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SciPhi Seminar (Science and Philosophy)
February 15 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Seminar to be given:
Marfan’s Syndrome in Haiti.
Science and Philosophy Seminar of the Eastern Shore of Virginia has scheduled its next seminar, “Marfan’s Syndrome in Haiti.” The free 90-minute seminar will be at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, February 15 in the Lecture Hall of the Eastern Shore Community College, 29300 Lankford Hwy, Melfa, VA 23410.
Art Fournier will discuss Marfan’s Syndrome in Haiti’s Central Plateau, why this rare and potentially lethal inherited disease is so common in isolated villages in rural Haiti, and what to do about it.
Fournier retired to the Shore after teaching Family Medicine and Internal Medicine at the University of Miami for 35 years.