Sparks Health System and Summit Medical Center are partnering with the University of Arkansas Fort Smith Imaging Services to sponsor a Radiography Continuing Education Consortium.  The event will be held September 5, 2013 at the Pendergraft Health Science Center at UAFS.  The Consortium is approved for Continuing Education credits for Radiography professionals.

Bruce Cross, M.D., Sparks Radiation Oncologist will be the guest speaker. Dr. Cross will present the History of Scientific Advancement.  The talk will discuss major events that promoted discoveries and advances in Modern Medicine.  Dr. Cross will also explore discoveries through modern chemistry which gave birth to the professions of diagnostics and therapeutic technologies.

Dr. Cross graduated Cum Laude from the University of Missouri, Columbia School of Medicine.  His works have been published in the Nuclear Science Applications and the Radiation Oncology Center Scientific Report.  Dr. Cross also earned undergraduate degrees in Engineering and graduated Cum Laude in Electrical Engineering.

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