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Medical Grand Rounds

Wednesdays, 8-9 A.M.
Clinical Academic Building
125 Paterson Street, Room 1302
Conference Center (Behind Reception)
New Brunswick, NJ 08901


Accreditation and Designation Statements

In support of improving patient care, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians:  Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses:  This activity is awarded 1 contact hour:  60 minutes=1 contact hour

ABIM's Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.0 MOC point in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity.  It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Intended Audience
This series is designed to assist internists, general practitioners, family physicians, residents, medical students and nurses in becoming more familiar with new information in the practice of internal medicine and cardiology.

Please note that the named lectures designated by an asterisk are presented by the Cardiovascular Institute, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ.

 

Calendar

December 5, 2018
“Ophthalmologic Emergencies for the Internist”
Albert S. Khouri, MD, Assistant Professor, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

December 12, 2018
“Integrating Emerging Evidence in Adjunctive Therapies into Team-Based Management Strategies in Type 1 Diabetes”

Sam Dagogo-Jack, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN

December 19 and 27, 2018 – No Medical Grand Rounds

January 2, 2019
"Memento Mori: History, Neurosurgery and Public Health"
Anil Nanda, MD, MPH, Professor of Surgery, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

 

January 9, 2019
"Morbidity, Mortality and Improvemen
t"

Shivani Vekaria, MD, PGY 3 Internal Medicine Resident, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick

 

January 16, 2019
"Common Problems of the Shoulder and Wrist: Evidence-Based and Emerging Treatment Strategies"

Jason Womack, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick

 

January 23, 2019 - Topic TBD
Coral Omene, MD, PhD, and Usha Malhotra, MD, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ

 

January 30, 2019
"Stroke Prevention Update"

Kiwon Lee, MD, Professor of Neurology, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

 

February 6, 2019
"Updates on Sleep and Interventional Pulmonology"
Rashmi Nisha Aurora, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, and Ilya Berim, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

 

February 13, 2019
"A 2019 Approach to Thyroid Nodules with a Focus on Molecular Testing"

David Cohen, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, and Ankit Shah, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

 

February 20, 2019 - TBD

 

February 27, 2019
"Recognizing Cognitive Impairment in Your Practice"

Zahava Nilly Brodt, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, and Fred Kobylarz, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ
"Point of Care Ultrasound in Hospital Medicine; Bringing Ultrasound to the Bedside"
Catherine Chen, MD, Instructor, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

 

March 6, 2019

ROBERT S. PINALS, MD, LECTURE IN HUMANISM AND PROFESSIONALISM
"Dignity: The Fifth Pillar of Medical Ethics
"

Bruce Fisher, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

 

March 13, 2019 - TBD

 

March 20, 2019

JOHN AND REGINA HELDRICH LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY
"Management of Difficult to Control Hypertension"

Konstantnos P. Tsioufis, MD, Associate Professor of Cardiology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

 

March 27, 2019 - Topic TBD
ANNUAL JOSEPH AND SUZANNE SEIDEMANN LECTURE IN PULMONARY DISEASE AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE

Marc Moss, MD, Rogert S. Mitchell Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO

 

April 3 and 10, 2019 - TBD

 

April 17, 2019 - Topic TBD
Colin West, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MI

 

April 24, 2019 - TBD

 

May 1, 2019
NORMAN REITMAN, MD, LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY
"What We Know, What We Think We Know, and What We Surely Don't Know About Stroke Protection for Patients with Atrial Fibrillation"

Peter R. Kowey, MD, Professor of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA; The William Wikoff Smith Chair in Cardiovascular Research, Landenau Institute for Medical Research; and Chairman Emeritus of Cardiology, Lankenau Heart Institute, Lankenau, PA

 

May 8, 2019 - TBD

 

May 15, 2019
"Implicit Bias"
Nora Y. Osman, MD, and Barbara Gottlieb, MD, Harvard University, Boston, MA

 

May 22, 2019 - TBD

 

May 29, 2019
ANNUAL RESIDENCY AND FELLOWSHIP RESEARCH DAY