Summer 2018


Visiting Monarch
Robert W Hogan, MD

From the artist: “Planting new milkweed varieties in San Diego has been regally rewarded.”
Dr Hogan is an Associate Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
and a Family Medicine Physician at the La Mesa Medical Offices in CA.



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