Wayne State University

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Date

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Dr. Morris S. Brent Lectureship Series & Luncheon Location

WSU School of Medicine
Gordon H. Scott Hall
540 E. Canfield
Detroit, MI 48201

Reunion Location

MGM Grand Detroit
1777 Third Street
Detroit, MI 48226

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Wayne State University
School of Medicine
Alumni Association
540 E. Canfield
1369 Scott Hall
Detroit, MI 48201

313-577-3587 | 877-WSU-MED1

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Dr. Morris S. Brent Lectureship

The Dr. Morris S. Brent Lectureship was established at the Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1989 by Brent General Hospital in honor of the late Morris S. Brent, M.D., to provide quality lecturers for continuing medical education during Medical Alumni Reunion Day. Dr. Brent, grew up in Detroit, attended Cass Technical High School and received two degrees from Wayne State University, a bachelor’s degree in 1927 and a medical degree in 1931. He spent much of his career in general practice, specializing in surgery and obstetrics. In 1942, he founded Brent General Hospital, a non-profit corporation, and served as its administrator until his retirement. He married Anne, a dental hygienist, and they had two sons, Burton Brent, a graduate of Chicago Medical School, and Robert Brent, a graduate of the WSU School of Medicine (Class of 1960).

The Dr. Morris S. Brent Lectureship will take place in the Richard J. Mazurek, M.D., Medical Education Commons. This year’s program will provide continuing medical education credits and feature presenters from our own Wayne State family of physicians who will speak on a variety of interesting topics.
 

Watch the Morris S. Brent Lectureship: