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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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Tue Apr 15 “Rethinking Hypertension in the Elderly”
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Carmen A. Peralta, MD, MAS
Assistant Professor In-Residence
Division of Nephrology, University of California, San Francisco


Thu Apr 17 Assessment of Professionalism as an Obligation for Self Regulation
Parnassus: HSW 300 noon - 1:00 pm

Maxine Papadakis, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Associate Dean of Students
University of California, San Francisco

* Link lapses of professionalism during medical school and residency to licensing boards' disciplinary actions
* Describe the demographics of disciplinary actions by state medical boards


Thu Apr 24 The Risks of Breathing: Workplace and Environmental Threats to Lung Health
Parnassus: HSW 300 noon - 1:00 pm

Jonathan M Samet, MD, MS
Alice Hamilton Lecture
Distinguished Professor and Flora L. Thornton Chair
Department of Preventive Medicine
Director, USC Institute for Global Health
University of Southern California

* To provide a broad framework for understanding inhaled pollutants and respiratory health
* To cover critical case studies related to particulate air pollution, radon, and secondhand smoke
* To address the translation of scientific evidence into policy to protect and improve respiratory health


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


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.

UCSF designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 hours in Category I credit toward the AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

You must sign in to qualify for CME credit.

Course Number MGR12002.

*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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