Grand Rounds
November through December 2014


December 2, 2014 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:

Roger M. Cass, MD Lecture


Chronic Pain: Maybe it is all in their head


SPEAKER:
Daniel J. Clauw, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine and Psychiatry
Director of Translational Research, Department of Anesthesiology
Director, Chronic Pain & Fatigue Research Center
University of Michigan

Biosketch
Daniel Clauw is a Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine (Rheumatology) and Psychiatry at the University of Michigan. He serves as Director of the Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center. Until January 2009 he also served as the first Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research within the University of Michigan Medical School, and PI of the UM Clinical and Translational Sciences Award (CTSA). He attended the University of Michigan for both undergraduate and medical school studies and then completed his Internal Medicine residency and Rheumatology Fellowship at Georgetown University. He joined the faculty at Georgetown University in 1990, and while there, founded the Georgetown Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center, and served as the Division Chief of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy, and Vice Chair of the Department of Medicine. Since moving to UM in 2001, Dr. Clauw has continued his commitment to the clinical care and research into overlapping conditions such as Fibromyalgia, Gulf War Illnesses, and Interstitial Cystitis just to name a few, having become an internationally known expert in chronic pain, and especially the central nervous system contributions to chronic pain states, performing past or ongoing work in conditions such as low back pain, osteoarthritis, vulvodynia, endometriosis, irritable bowel syndrome, and temporomandibular joint disorder.

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

1. Identify the clinical features of centralized pain states.
2. Learn how to treat pain based on the underlying mechanisms of pain rather than the disease causing the pain.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 21-Nov-14 10:00am ET


December 3, 2014 ( Wednesday )

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

"To Eat or Not To Eat? And the Other Burning Questions in Food Allergy"

Kirsi Jarvinen-Seppo, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Chief, Founders Chair of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, UR Medicine/Golisano Children's Hospital

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 25-Nov-14 2:27pm ET


December 9, 2014 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:

Obesity, Bariatric Surgery, and Skeletal Health

SPEAKER:
Marilyn Augustine, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Endocrine/Metabolism Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Biosketch


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

1. Recognize the potential effects of obesity and bariatric surgery on skeletal health.
2. Describe the recommendations for screening and supplementation to protect bone health in bariatric surgery patients.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 21-Nov-14 12:31pm ET


December 10, 2014 ( Wednesday )

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

"Update on the New Children's Hospital and Stat Pediatric Imaging Studies"

Johan (Hans) Blickman, MD, PhD, FACR, FAAP, Professor and Radiologist-in-Chief, UR Medicine/Golisano Children's Hospital

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 25-Nov-14 2:31pm ET


December 12, 2014 ( Friday )

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

Speaker: TBD




"Title: TBD"

Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Linda Hurst, Medicine, 28-Apr-14 10:42am ET


December 17, 2014 ( Wednesday )

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

"Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination"

William Bonnez, MD Professor of Medicine

Cynthia Rand, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UR Medicine/Golisano Children's Hospital

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 25-Nov-14 2:37pm ET

 
 
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