Grand Rounds
April through May 2015


April 28, 2015 ( Tuesday )

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

Presentation 1 TITLE:

The Cost of Penicillin "Allergy"

SPEAKER:
Jeanne M. Lomas, DO
Allergy & Immunology Fellow
Department of Medicine
Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Discuss the role of testing for penicillin allergy and identify which patients should be tested.
2. Discuss possible public health consequences of not fully investigating beta lactam tolerance/allergy.


Presentation 2 TITLE:

New Therapeutic Options for Psoriatic Arthritis

SPEAKER:
Jennifer Barnas, MD, PhD
Rheumatology Fellow
Department of Medicine
Division of Allergy, Immunology and Rheumatology
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Recognize the IL-17 pathway as a therapeutic target for psoriatic arthritis.
2. Identify new psoriatic arthritis therapeutic options.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 24-Apr-15 6:04pm ET


May 8, 2015 ( Friday )

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

Kenneth Zaret, Ph.D.




"Title: TBD"


Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Linda Hurst, Medicine, 28-Apr-14 10:46am ET


May 12, 2015 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:

Carl Oshrain, M.D. Distinguished Lectureship:

Cartoid Disease: How Best to Attack the Plaque?



SPEAKER:
Curtis George Benesch, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Neurology
Department of Neurology, Stroke Division
Professor of Neurosurgery
Department of Neurosurgery
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. TBA.
2. TBA.
3. TBA.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 23-Apr-15 5:15pm ET


May 26, 2015 ( Tuesday )

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

There will be NO DOM Grand Rounds Today


Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 17-Mar-15 5:11pm ET

 
 
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