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Gaston Zilleruelo, M.D., shows off his proclamation designating March 6 as Pediatric Nephrology Seminar Day.

41st Pediatric Nephrology Seminar Celebrates Another Successful Year and First Renal Pathology Cours

The UM Department of Pediatrics’ Division of Nephrology held its 41st international conference March 6-9 at The Alexander Hotel on Miami Beach, drawing 114 registrants from all over the world, including 37 participants from Latin America, five from Europe, two from the Middle East and 70 from the United States and Canada. A total of 57 presentations were made by 32 speakers.

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Tiger Woods approaches the 18th green of the Trump National Doral, as seen from the suite where families from the Department of Pediatrics watched the Cadillac Championship.

Department of Pediatrics’ First PGA Partnership a Hole in One

With a perfect mixture of South Florida’s best weather, the world’s best golfers, and many wonderful supporters, the Miller School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics completed its inaugural partnership with the PGA Tour at the WGC Cadillac Championship, March 5-9.

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Additional Road Construction Projects Will Affect Miller School Campus

Two additional road construction projects that will affect both car and pedestrian traffic on the Miller School campus are beginning this week.

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41st Annual Pediatric Nephrology Seminar

The 41st Miami Pediatric Nephrology Seminar will take place March 6 through 9 at the Alexander All-Suite Oceanfront Resort in Miami Beach.

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First Lady Michelle Obama shares a hug with one of the children taking part in the Fit2Play program at Gwen Cherry Park.

First Lady Michelle Obama Praises Impact of Miami Program to Fight Childhood Obesity

The positive impact of programs to fight childhood obesity — such as the Miami-Dade County Parks’ Fit2Play after-school program, whose effectiveness has been proven by Miller School researchers — won praise from First Lady Michelle Obama during an appearance in Miami on February 25.

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