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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 08903

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.


May 9, 2018
"Update on Takotsubo (Stress Cardiomyopathy)"

John E. Madias, MD, Professor of Medicine, Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

May 16, 2018
"The Intern Health Study: Insights into Depression During Medical Training and the Biology of Stress and Resilience
Srijan Sen, MD, PhD, Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg Professor of Depression and Neurosciences and Associate Professor, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

May 23, 2018
"Achieving RA Treatment Goals:  Real-World Experience and Emerging Insights into DMARD Monotherapy"

Leonard H. Calabrese, DO, Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

May 30, 2018

"From Bedside to Population Science:  Invitation and Opportunity for Clinical Research Using Big Data"
Soko Setoguchi, MD, ScM, DrPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ

*Presented by the Cardiovascular Institute, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ