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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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Tue Dec 01 “Updates in HIV for World AIDS Day 2015”
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH

Thu Dec 03 Clinical Problem Solving Case with LT
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

Lawrence Tierney, MD
Professor of Medicine, Associate Chief Medical Service
San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center

*To teach a method of differential diagnosis for complicated medical cases
*To illustrate the use of early closure and recall bias in diagnosis, and weigh their pros and cons


Tue Dec 08 Pain Management in Hospital Medicine
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Daniel Burkhardt, MD

Thu Dec 10 Cutaneous Infections
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology
Director, Residency Program
Endowed Chair in Dermatology Medical Student Education
University of California, San Francisco
(online streaming of this lecture will not be available)

*Describe classic skin presentations of common localized and systemic infections.
*Recognize life-threatening skin rashes associated with infection in immunosuppressed patients.

Kanade Shinkai is a faculty member of the UCSF Department of Dermatology and is currently an associate professor of dermatology. She specializes in complex medical dermatology and inpatient dermatology consults. As one of the founding members of the national Society for Dermatology Hospitalists, she is leading several collaborative studies to study rare skin diseases and cutaneous manifestations of systemic disease. She will soon be publishing educational research on the consult service to determine the most effective strategies for teaching within the hospital setting. Teaching dermatology to broad audiences, including lecturing on skin topics relevant to other specialties in medicine, is one of her most enjoyable educational missions.

Tue Dec 15 "Update on Atrial Fibrillation"
SFGH: Carr Auditorium noon - 1:00 pm

Gregory Marcus, MD

Thu Dec 17 Department of Medicine Education Updates 2015
Parnassus: HSW-300 noon - 1:00 pm

Patricia Cornett, MD
Associate Chair for Education
University of California, San Francisco

Harry Hollander, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
University of California, San Francisco



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.

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

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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