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SHSS Student presents at the 3rd International Conference on Health, Wellness & Society in Brazil

Marcia Brown, MD, at conference in Brazil

Marcia Brown, M.D., a student in the Master of Arts in Cross-disciplinary Studies program (MACS) in the Department of Multidisciplinary Studies (DMS)  in NSU’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS), presented a paper at the Third International Conference on  Health, Wellness and Society held in San Paulo, Brazil.  Brown’s presentation was entitled, “A Systems Perspective of a Diagnostic Dilemma in Anesthesiology,” Regarding the conference, Brown said, “I believe this extraordinary opportunity exemplifies the mission of the MACS program and demonstrates how interdisciplinary approaches can be a catalyst for future innovations.

Brown earned her bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology from Florida International University, her medical degree from St. Christopher’s  IMD College of Medicine in Dakar, Senegal, and was a Senior Fellow at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Anesthesiology and Pain Management.