Interested in learning about a variety of health conditions? Thinking of a career in health professions? Consider attending our Mini Medical School!

The CMU College of Medicine and The Temple Theatre invite you to the Mini Medical School presented by Health Advantage Credit Union. This program will provide up-to-date, relevant health education to members of the Great Lakes Bay Region. With a focus on improving the health of our community, this program will address a variety of current health topics. Each of the monthly sessions will include a lecture by nationally recognized healthcare providers.

Participation is open to adults. Registration is requested through the link provided below. Participants who attend all sessions will receive a certificate of completion from the CMU College of Medicine.

Location & Time

The Temple Theatre
201 N Washington Ave
Saginaw, MI 48607
6:30pm - 8:00pm


April 23, Diabetes: The Real vs Fake News
Dr. Sethu Reddy, Professor of Internal Medicine, CMU College of Medicine

April 30, Paper Tigers
Documentary about one high school’s success story after implementing a trauma-sensitive program

May 28, Trauma-informed Care: Addressing Adverse Childhood Experiences
Dr. Allison Arnold, Director of Interdisciplinary Center for Community Health and Wellness, CMU

June 25, Surgical Management of Stroke
Dr. Joseph Adel, Neurosurgeon, Ascension Medical Group

July 23, Obesity: Causes, Complications and Care Options
Dr. Amandeep Dhaliwal, Family Practice Physician, Covenant HealthCare
Dr. Chad Ringley, General and Bariatric Surgeon, Covenant HealthCare

August 27, Stop the Bleed Program: The Life You Save May Be Your Own
Dr. Robert Sasso, Director of Medical Simulation, CMU Health

September 24, Healthy Legs: Understanding Peripheral Arterial and Venous Disease
Dr. John Blebea, Professor of Surgery, CMU Health