Grand Rounds
May through June 2015


June 2, 2015 ( Tuesday )

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

PRESENTATION 1 TITLE:

Out of the Blue

SPEAKER:
Christopher G. Montgomery, MD
Instructor in Medicine, Hospitalist Medicine Division
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Department of Medicine
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 differential diagnosis of acute limb ischemia .
2. Recognize an uncommon presentation of acute limb ischemia and discuss
therapeutic interventions.


PRESENTATION 2 TITLE:

"Critically ill with cirrhosis, sepsis and respiratory failure"

SPEAKER:
Hugo Valencia, MD
Instructor in Medicine, Hospitalist Medicine Division
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Recognize Cirrhosis as an immunocompromised entity.
2. Identify when to suspect fungal infections in the critically ill.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 14-May-15 8:15pm ET


June 9, 2015 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:

Review of Current Knowledge in Palliative Care

SPEAKER(S):
Chris Jons, MD
Palliative Care Fellow
Palliative Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Hobart M. Leung, MD
Palliative Care Fellow
Palliative Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Paul A. Smith, DO
Palliative Care Fellow
Palliative Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. State the indication, general dosage guidelines and side effects of of commonly used palliative care drugs.
2. Have, in their "toolbox", several communication techniques and methods to help them practice basic palliative care.
3. Discuss key findings and recommendations from the IOM report "Dying in America".

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 11-May-15 7:27pm ET


June 12, 2015 ( Friday )

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

Speaker: TBN




"Title: TBD"


Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Linda Hurst, Medicine, 7-Apr-14 11:19am ET

 
 
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