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Larkin Community Hospital hosts the HSAG's 2016 meeting
Written on in Community Development and Charity, Event.

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Larkin Community Hospital proudly hosted the Health Services Advisory Group's (HSAG) meeting at our South Miami Campus. The HSAG is the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Florida, under contract with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Alina Prouty, the Quality Improvement Specialist and Care ...

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Miami Neuroscience Center and Larkin Community Hospital Participate in Important Pain Medicine Meeting
Written on in Event, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Scientific Seminar.

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Congratulations to our team at the Miami Neuroscience Center and the Larkin Community Hospital Anesthesiology Department on participating in the 14th Annual Pain Medicine Meeting. The conference was held by the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine in Miami Beach on November 19th to 21st.

Our team was represented ...

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El Miami Neuroscience Center y Larkin Community Hospital participaron en importante congreso de Medicina del Dolor.
Written on in Event, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Scientific Seminar.

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Felicitamos a nuestro equipo del Miami Neuroscience Center y al Departamento de Anestesiología por su excelente labor y participación en la 14ava Reunión Anual de Medicina del Dolor. El equipo del Miami Neuroscience Center y el Departamento de Anestesiología fue representado por los doctores Luciana M. Curia, Andres M. Alvarez-Pinzon, Jose Valerio, Juan Cucalon, Norvan ...

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A Day in the Life of a Nurse
Written on in Event, Medical Education, Nursing.

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Larkin Community Hospital is proud to host "A Day in the Life of a Nurse." Students toured various departments of the hospital and learned about what careers in nursing are available. 

To learn more about educational programs provided by the hospital please visit larkinschoolofnursing.com or ularkin.org.


The Miami Neuroscience Center participates in the EANS Conference in Madrid.
Written on in Event, Neuroscience, Scientific Seminar.

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The Miami Neuroscience Center team participated in the EANS 2015 Technical Advances in Neurosurgery conference in Madrid, Spain on October 18-21.

Drs. Alvarez-Pinzon, Aizik Wolf, Marcos Sanchez Gonzalez, and Jose Valerio-Pascua presented a "Prospective cohort study evaluating the outcomes of percutaneous balloon compression in the management of secondary trigeminal neuralgia in multiple sclerosis."

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Visits Larkin
Written on in Community Development and Charity, Community Outreach, Event, News.

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Larkin Community Hospital proudly welcomed the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami to campus yesterday!

In this program, students are paired with physicians and other leaders on the hospital's staff. The day was filled with tours of different departments and a presentation on building professionalism in the workplace.

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Dr. Andrés Álvarez-Pinzón ofrece presentación en la Reunión Anual de la FNS.
Written on in Cancer Treatment, Event, Neuroscience, Scientific Seminar.

El Dr. Andrés Álvarez-Pinzón ofreció una presentación en la Sesión de Neurooncología de la reunión anual correspondiente al verano de 2015 de la Florida Neurosurgical Society (FNS). La misma tuvo lugar del 14 al 16 de agosto de 2015 en The Brackers Hotel de Palm Beach, Florida.

Dr. Alvarez-Pinzón escribió su presentación, "Is Gamma Knife ...

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Dr. Andres Alvarez-Pinzon presents at the FNS Annual Meeting
Written on in Cancer Treatment, Event, Neuroscience, Scientific Seminar.

Dr. Andres Alvarez-Pinzon has made a presentation at the Neuro-Oncology Session of the 2015 Annual Summer Meeting of the Florida Neurosurgical Society (FNS). that took place on August 14-16 at The Brackers Hotel of Palm Beach, Florida.

Dr. Alvarez-Pinzon's presentation, "Is Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Effective for the Treatment of Primary CNS Lymphoma in AIDS?: A ...

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DR. ALVAREZ-PINZON PRESENTS AT THE FNS 2015 ANNUAL MEETING
Written on in Event, Neuroscience, Scientific Seminar.

Andres M. Alvarez-Pinzon, MD, PhD , presented three important abstracts at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Southern Neurosurgical Society, which was held on March 25–28, 2015 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort in Naples, Florida. This is the 3rd more important conference in the United States. For some time prior to 1949, a group ...

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DR. VALERIO PRESENTS AT THE AANS/CNS SECTION ON TUMORS 11TH BIENNIAL SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
Written on in Event, Neuroscience, News, Scientific Seminar.

Last May, 2015, Dr. Jose Valerio, from the Miami Neuroscience Center at Larkin, spoke at the the 11th Biennial Satellite Symposium of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)/Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) Section on Tumors, which took place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C. For 2015, the meeting theme was Tech ...

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