FSU MED Magazine Fall 2020, Vol. 16 Fall 2020 - Page 3

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Time to speak out by Doug Carlson and Melissa Powell
Medical education continued in 2020 , but it didn ’ t look
the same . And our students and faculty were quick to
speak out about what the world was experiencing . We

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refocused this issue of FSU MED to share their Voices on
the past , present and future as seen by current and future
health-care providers .
Celebrating a legend by Ron Hartung
Myra Hurt retired in 2020 after a career that included
engineering a new medical school ( this one ), making a
lasting impact in the research lab and generally being a
force of nature during her time at Florida State . ( Seen here
with her old friends , the late-Sen . Durell Peaden , and lateuniversity
president Sandy D ’ Alemberte ).
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Science , People and Places
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Checking up on our alumni
second opinion 32
An alumnus on the frontlines of understanding
COVID-19 shares thoughts on where we ’ re going
on the cover Our students were not only ready to speak out in 2020 , they were ready to help wherever needed in the battle against a pandemic . Second-year med student Barrie Bedasee was among the first to assist with COVID-19 testing when it began in Tallahassee .

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