Grand Rounds
February through March 2016


February 9, 2016 ( Tuesday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE FELLOWS GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE:

"You know it when you see it." Recognizing Frailty in Older Adults


SPEAKERS:
Ann DeShong, MD
Fellow in Geriatric Medicine
Department of Medicine, Geriatrics
URMC – Monroe Community Hospital
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Heather Hopkins Gil, MD
Fellow in Geriatric Medicine
Department of Medicine, Geriatrics
URMC – Monroe Community Hospital
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Sarmad Siddiqui, MD
Fellow in Geriatric Medicine
Department of Medicine, Geriatrics
URMC – Monroe Community Hospital
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Define and identify frailty in elderly patients.
2. Appreciate the impact of frailty on clinical outcomes and recognize areas for improvement in care.

Location:  Class of

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 3-Feb-16 5:13pm ET


February 12, 2016 ( Friday )

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

R Michael Tuttle, M.D.


"Title: An Update on Thyroid Cancer"


https://www.mskcc.org/cancer-care/doctors/r-michael-tuttle

Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Linda Hurst, Medicine, 20-Jan-16 4:18pm ET


March 11, 2016 ( Friday )

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

Robert H. Eckel, M.D.


Charles A. Boettcher Endowed Chair in Atherosclerosis
Professor of Medicine - Division of Endocrinology,
Metabolism and Diabetes, and Cardiology
Professor of Physiology and Biophysics
Program Director, Adult General Clinical Research Center


"What's a Lipoprotein Processing Enzyme Doing in the Brain?"


http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/departments/medicine/EndocrinologyMetabolismDiabetes/faculty_staff/Pages/Eckel.aspx

Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Linda Hurst, Medicine, 4-Feb-16 2:40pm ET

 
 
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