James Avery

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LUCOM Hosts Dr. James Avery for Annual Medical Bioethics Symposium, Reality of Marijuana

At the beginning of the month, the Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine (LUCOM) Medical Library hosted its annual Medical Bioethics Symposium with invited guest speaker James A. Avery, MD, CMD, FAAHPM, FCCP, FACP. His presentation titled Marijuana: An Honest Look at the World’s Most Misunderstood Weed was specifically chosen as it would closely relate to the Humanities and Medical Ethics II (HME II) course for first-year student-doctors. Dr. Avery serves as the National Medical Director for Diversicare Healthcare and a Visiting Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Virginia’s School of Medicine. He is board-certified in internal medicine, pulmonary, Hospice and palliative medicine. He is a fellow in the American College of Physicians, American College of Chest Physicians, and the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

From choppers to chains, James Avery converts Corpus Christi facility

A former helicopter repair facility in Corpus Christi soon will churn out jewelry. James Avery Craftsman Inc. recently purchased the building at 401 Junior Beck Drive, formerly a military helicopter engine repair and testing facility. The 41,200-square-foot site will be converted into a state-of-the-art jewelry manufacturing facility. A Texas-based company...