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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.

An archive of previous medical grand rounds is available here.

Here is a list of upcoming medical grand rounds:

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DateDescription
Tue May 05 "The Biker with a Moral Compass: Dr. Dick Fine and the Evolving Culture of SF General Hospital"
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm


Please join us in the premiere viewing of a film paying tribute to the life, times and career of Richard Fine MD, and the institution he has helped shape.

 

Thu May 07 The 20th Annual Holly Smith Lecture: Defining Value in the Age of Value Driven Healthcare
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

The 20th Annual Holly Smith Lecture
Defining Value in the Age of Value Driven Healthcare
Ashish Jha, MD, MPH
Director, Harvard Global Health Institute
K.T. Li Professor of International Health
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
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* To understand why the U.S. is struggling to create a high value healthcare system
* To identify key policy interventions to date and to understand their impact on improving our healthcare system
* To determine the major barriers that remain in achieving a healthcare system that matches the needs and expectations of all Americans

Ashish K. Jha, M.D., M.P.H. is Director for the Harvard Global Health Institute, K.T. Professor of International Health & Health Policy at the Harvard School of Public Health, Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and a practicing Internal Medicine physician at the VA Boston Healthcare System.
Dr. Jha received his M.D. from Harvard Medical School and trained in Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco where he also served as Chief Medical Resident. He completed his General Medicine fellowship from Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School and received his M.P.H. from Harvard School of Public Health.
Dr. Jha’s major research interests lie in improving the quality and costs of healthcare with a specific focus on the impact of policy efforts. His work has focused on a broad set of issues including transparency and public reporting of provider performance, financial incentives, health information technology, and leadership, and the roles they play in fixing healthcare delivery systems.


 

Tue May 12 Early Mobilization in the ICU
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Antonio Gomez, MD
 

Thu May 14 TBA
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

Palav Babaria, MD
University of California, San Francisco
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Tue May 19 Care for Patients with Visual, Hearing, and Mobility Impairment
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Nat Gleason
 

Thu May 21 TBA
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

Helen Kao, MD
University of California, San Francisco
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Thu May 28 Special Quality & Safety Grand Rounds: Learning From Our Patients: Reflections on Improving Care in the Ambulatory Setting
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

Learning From Our Patients: Reflections on Improving Care in the Ambulatory Setting
Patient Panel: Members of the DOM Patient & Family Advisory Council
Moderated by: Niraj Sehgal, MD, MPH and
Nathaniel Gleason, MD
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Please join us for a special panel discussion with invited members of our DOM Patient and Family Advisory Council. They will share their stories and experiences in being cared for in our ambulatory practices at UCSF medical center. We're grateful for their participation and desire to teach all of us from their perspectives.

 

Fri Jun 05
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

TBA
Last Medicine Grand Rounds of the Academic Year
 

Tue Aug 18 Aging of the HIV Epidemic: Successes, Challenges, and Futre Directions
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Meredith Greene, MD
 

 

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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.

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Course Number MGR15002

*Faculty Relationship Disclosure

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

Medical Grand Rounds Commercial Support Disclosure

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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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