SOURCE: HealthPartners

April 11, 2007 16:28 ET

Conference: Responding to the Health Care Needs of Our Returning Military

BLOOMINGTON, MN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 11, 2007 --

What: With the recent revelation that our wounded and returning troops are not receiving the health care they deserve, our community is responding. Join us for an in-depth learning experience about military life in Iraq. Share with us "a day in the life of" where you will experience a mission briefing and hands-on exposure to body armor and the combat environment. There will be several interesting visuals and potential interviewees on-hand including Dr. Carl Patow, a 27-year army veteran and physician who designed the conference program. View the conference brochure for complete itinerary and list of speakers.

When: Friday, April 20 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where: Metro State University, St. Paul, MN

Contact: To obtain a press pass, please contact:

Chris Iles
952-883-5301 phone
612-247-9119 mobile

HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education provides clinical education that measurably improves care. HealthPartners Institute for Medical Education is partnering with The Minnesota Department of Health, the Minnesota Army National Guard and the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs hospital to address our troops' unique needs that will challenge the entire medical health system.

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