Former U.S., Surgeon General David Satcher, M.D. will provide a keynote address at the RIOS Net (Research Involving Outpatient Settings) annual meeting on Friday at UNM on April 27.

Satcher, who served as U.S. Surgeon General in President Bill Clinton's administration, will speak on Health Disparities and the Role of Practice-Based Research Network."

Satcher has a long and distinguished history. Apart from being U.S. Surgeon General, he was also director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (1993-98). He is currently president of Meharry Medical College and interim president of the Morehouse School of Medicine.

Continuing Medical Education credits are available for the event. For more information, visithttp://hsc.unm.edu/rios/.

For more information about Rios Net, visithttp://hsc.unm.edu/rios.