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

jointly accredited symbolIn 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

February 6, 2019 - POSTPONED - DATE TBA

"Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Cardiometabolic Outcomes: Waking Up to the Relevance of Sleepiness"
Rashmi Nisha Aurora, 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

"Bariatric Surgery for Type 2 Diabetes: Weighing the Benefits"
Ankit Shah, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

February 20, 2019

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

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

"Interventional Pulmonology - The New Old Specialty"
Ilya Berim, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

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

ANNUAL JOSEPH AND SUZANNE SEIDEMANN LECTURE IN PULMONARY DISEASE AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE
"The Silent Epidemic of Burnout in Healthcare Professionals"
Marc Moss, MD, Rogert S. Mitchell Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO

April 3, 2019 - TBD

April 10, 2019

"Cultural Intelligence: Breaking Barriers in End-of-Life Care"
David Barile, MD, Founder and CME, Goals of Care Coalition of New Jersey; director, Palliative Medicine Services, and Medical Director of the Acute Cre for the Elderly Unit, Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center, Plainsboro, NJ

April 17, 2019 - Topic TBD

Colin West, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MI

April 24, 2019 - Topic TBD

Lenny Lopez, MD, MPH, MDiv, Chief of Hospital Medicine, San Francisco VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

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 - Topic TBD

Henry Chambers, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, CA

May 15, 2019

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

May 22, 2019

"Healthcare Outcomes and the Social Determinants of Health"
Anthony Shih, MD, MPH, President, United Hospital Fund, New York, NY

May 29, 2019

ANNUAL RESIDENCY AND FELLOWSHIP RESEARCH DAY