Grand Rounds
September through October 2014


September 16, 2014 ( Tuesday )

7:30am - 8:30am
DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE FELLOWS GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE:Presentation 1:

Clinical Endpoints on IPF: Asking the Questions that Matter


SPEAKER:
Shanti Akers, MD
Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellow
Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
University of Rochester Medical Center
Biosketch

Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. To define endpoints in a clinical trial.
2. To examine the debate over relevant endpoints in IPF.
3. To explore how the choice of endpoints determines the outcome of a given clinical trial (using Pirfenidone as an example).


TITLE:Presentation 2:

Macrolide Prophylaxis in COPD


SPEAKER:
Margaret Zambon, MD, MPH
Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellow
Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
University of Rochester Medical Center
Biosketch


Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Discuss the role of macrolides in preventing acute exacerbations of COPD.
2. Describe side effects of macrolide prophylaxis.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 12-Sep-14 5:13pm ET


September 17, 2014 ( Wednesday )

8:00am - 9:00am
GERIATRIC MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE: The New Hypertension and Lipid Guidelines

SPEAKER: John Bisognano, MD


All are invited to attend; registration is not necessary. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit.

Any questions, contact Judy Hazelden at (585) 760-6352.

Location:  Monroe Community Hospital, Main Floor, Auditorium A

Posted by:  Judy Hazelden, MCH, 3-Sep-14 7:47am ET


8:00am - 9:00am
PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

"Climate Change Pediatrics - Under the Weather"

Andrew Stern, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Executive Director, Lost Bird Project, Inc.

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 10-Sep-14 1:17pm ET


September 24, 2014 ( Wednesday )

8:00am - 9:00am
GERIATRIC MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE: Behavioral Management of Dementia

SPEAKER: Claudia Gonzalez, MD


All are invited to attend; registration is not necessary. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit.

Any questions, contact Judy Hazelden at (585) 760-6352.

Location:  Monroe Community Hospital, Main Floor, Auditorium A

Posted by:  Judy Hazelden, MCH, 3-Sep-14 7:49am ET


8:00am - 9:00am
PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

"Remediating Unprofessional Behavior across the Continuum"

James Stallworth, MD, FAAP, Professor of Pediatrics, Vice Chair of Education and Faculty DEvelopment, University of South Carolina School of Medicine - Columbia

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 10-Sep-14 1:21pm ET


October 1, 2014 ( Wednesday )

8:00am - 9:00am
GERIATRIC MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

NO GRAND ROUNDS TODAY

Location:  Monroe Community Hospital, Main Floor, Auditorium A

Posted by:  Judy Hazelden, MCH, 3-Sep-14 7:57am ET


8:00am - 9:00am
PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

"Revised Recommendations for RSV Palivizumab Prophylaxis: Ruination, or Return to Roots"

Geoffrey Weinberg, MD, FAAP, FIDSA, Professor of Pediatrics, Director - Pediatric HIV Program, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Rochester Medical Center

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 10-Sep-14 1:26pm ET


October 8, 2014 ( Wednesday )

8:00am - 9:00am
GERIATRIC MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE: Medical Family Therapy and Dementia

SPEAKER: Carol Podgorski, PhD


All are invited to attend; registration is not necessary. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit.

Any questions, contact Judy Hazelden at (585) 760-6352.

Location:  Monroe Community Hospital, Main Floor, Auditorium A

Posted by:  Judy Hazelden, MCH, 3-Sep-14 8:00am ET


8:00am - 9:00am
PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

34th Annual Janice Lynn Cohen Memorial

"Kids' Health in Rochester's 'Crescent': From Hard Data to Real Hope"

Amina Alio, PhD, URMC School of Public Health

Teresa Bowick, RN, Conkey's Cruisers

And youth from the Conkey's Cruisers group

Location:  Class of

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 10-Sep-14 1:31pm ET


October 10, 2014 ( Friday )

7:30am - 8:30am
ENDOCRINE CASE CONFERENCE

Speaker: TBA




"Title: TBD"

Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Linda Hurst, Medicine, 28-Apr-14 10:41am ET


October 15, 2014 ( Wednesday )

8:00am - 9:00am
GERIATRIC MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE: Pituitary Tumors: More Common Than You Think

SPEAKERS: G. Edward Vates, MD and Catherine Hastings, NP


All are invited to attend; registration is not necessary. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit.

Any questions, contact Judy Hazelden at (585) 760-6352.

Location:  Monroe Community Hospital, Main Floor, Auditorium A

Posted by:  Judy Hazelden, MCH, 3-Sep-14 8:03am ET


8:00am - 9:00am
PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Pediatric Focus on Science Poster Symposium

refreshments will be served

Location:  Sara Flaum Atrium

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 10-Sep-14 1:44pm ET


October 22, 2014 ( Wednesday )

8:00am - 9:00am
GERIATRIC MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE: Spinal Problems in the Elderly

SPEAKER: David Speach, MD


All are invited to attend; registration is not necessary. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit.

Any questions, contact Judy Hazelden at (585) 760-6352.

Location:  Monroe Community Hosptial, Main Floor, Auditorium A

Posted by:  Judy Hazelden, MCH, 3-Sep-14 8:06am ET


8:00am - 9:00am
PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

7th Annual Kenneth Burton Lectureship

"Pediatric Orthopaedics: State of the Art"

John M. Flynn, MD, Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Associate Chief, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 10-Sep-14 1:37pm ET


October 29, 2014 ( Wednesday )

8:00am - 9:00am
GERIATRIC MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE: Promoting Successful Aging in Vulnerable Populations

SPEAKER: Krupa Shah, MD


All are invited to attend; registration is not necessary. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit.

Any questions, contact Judy Hazelden at (585) 760-6352.

Location:  Monroe Community Hospital, Main Floor, Auditorium A

Posted by:  Judy Hazelden, MCH, 3-Sep-14 8:08am ET


8:00am - 9:00am
PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Haggerty-Friedman Grand Rounds

"Community Participatory Research in Behavior Health"

Laurie Bauman, PhD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Behavioral Pediatrics, Einstein COllege of Medicine, Yeshiva University

Location:  Class of

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 10-Sep-14 1:44pm ET

 
 
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