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PALM BEACH -- The Palm Beach Civic Association hosted a luncheon for Dr. Pascal J. Goldschmidt, dean of the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, to discuss healthcare in Palm Beach County and the involvement of the University of Miami in Palm Beach.



Mike Brown, Communications Director

Palm Beach Civic Association


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The Palm Beach Civic Association Executive Committee and Healthcare Committee attended. Members of the Palm Beach Civic Association Healthcare Committee are:


Dr. Richard Conroy Co-Chair

Dr. Michael Dennis

Mr. Robert Friedman

Mr. Richard Furlaud

Mr. Norman Goldblum

Mrs. Judy Goodman

Mr. Alvin Parven

Mr. Richard Reminger

Mr. Harold Simon

Dr. Michael Stein Co-Chair

Dr. Norman Traverse

Mrs. Mary Watkins



About Palm Beach Civic Association

Palm Beach is known throughout the world for its exquisite beauty and elegance. The Palm Beach Civic Association is dedicated to ensuring the town retains that special quality of life. Founded in 1944, the Palm Beach Civic Association provides through timely publications, bulletins and updates; stimulating forums, receptions, committees, and community-wide events; and meetings with elected officials, consultants, and town staff, the Palm Beach Civic Association plays an important role in preserving and enhancing this exceptional island community.



About The University of Miami Leonard M. School of Medicine

The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, founded in 1952, was the first medical school in the state of Florida. The Miller School of Medicine is located on the 100-acre University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center complex in Miami. The medical center includes three University-owned hospitals that make up the University of Miami Health System (UHealth): University of Miami Hospital, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. Our three primary affiliated hospitals on the campus include Jackson Memorial Hospital, Holtz Children’s Hospital and the Miami VA Medical Center. Miller School faculty members conduct more than 1,700 research projects in basic science and clinical care in facilities totaling more than 500,000 square feet of research space. Along with the M.D. degree, the school offers two specialized B.S./M.D. programs, a combined M.D./Ph.D. program, graduate degrees in nine areas, postdoctoral programs and continuing medical education courses.