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UCSF Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Medical Grand Rounds generally takes place once a week at Parnassus, SFGH, and the VA.

Here is a list of upcoming medical grand rounds:

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DateDescription
Tue Sep 02 “Comprehensive Malaria Surveillance in Uganda: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly”
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Grant Dorsey, MD
Professor of Medicine

 

Thu Sep 04 Rethinking Hypertension in the Elderly: Is Less More?
Parnassus: HSW 300 noon - 1:00 pm

Carmen Peralta, MD, MAS
Associate Professor
University of California, San Francisco
http://tiny.ucsf.edu/QJMWyR

* To understand the epidemiology of hypertension
* To understand the the role of frailty in the evaluation of high blood pressure in elderly persons
* To discuss future direction in research in hypertension treatment in elderly persons

 

Thu Sep 11 Updates in Outpatient General Internal Medicine
Parnassus: HSW 300 noon - 1:00 pm

Jeff Kohlwes, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
UCSF School of Medicine
San Francisco VA Medical Center
http://tiny.ucsf.edu/QJMWyR

 

Thu Sep 18 Update on Tobacco Control 50 Years After the First Surgeon General's Report on Smoking and Health
Parnassus: HSW 300 noon - 1:00 pm

Steve Schroeder, MD
Distinguished Professor of Health and Healthcare
University of California, San Francisco
http://tiny.ucsf.edu/PkMhvG

* To understand the epidemiology of cigarette smoking in the United States as of 2014, and how it has changed over the past 50 years.
* To understand the ways to help smokers quit, including both clinical and public health strategies.


 

Thu Sep 25 The Challenges of Evaluating Lung Nodules in an Endemic Coccidioidomycosis Region
Parnassus: HSW 300 noon - 1:00 pm

Michael Peterson, MD
Valley Medical Foundation Professor of Medicine
Chief of Medicine, UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program
Vice Chair of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
http://tiny.ucsf.edu/PkMhvG

* Discuss the current state of screening for lung cancer and approach to evaluating lung nodules
* Discuss the utility of clinical, radiographic and laboratory findings in patients with lung nodules due to Coccidioidomycosis

 

Thu Oct 02
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

Charles Chiu, MD, PhD
 

Thu Oct 09
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

Michael Keiser, PhD
 

Wed Dec 17 "Lessons from Haiti: New Paradigms for Global Health Training"
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Palav Babaria, MD
Division of Primary Care, Highland Hospital
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicne, UCSF
 

 

Parnassus Statement

Accreditation

The University of California San Francisco, School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This live activity is designated 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.

You must sign in to qualify for CME credit.

Course Number MGR15002

*Faculty Relationship Disclosure

All speakers listed above have declared that neither they, nor any immediate member of their family, have a financial arrangement or other relationship with the manufacturers of any commercial products except *.

* All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME's Standards for Commercial Support.

Medical Grand Rounds Commercial Support Disclosure

No commercial support received for Medical Grand Rounds.

SFGH Statement

The speaker(s) declare that neither they nor any immediate family have financial or other arrangements with the manufacturers of any pharmaceutical products or medical devices discussed in this CME activity. The speaker(s) indicate that they do not intend to discuss investigational or off label use of pharmaceutical products or medical devices.

UCSF is accredited b the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians and allied health care professionals. -- CME credit is one hour.

No commercial support was received for this CME activity.

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