Upcoming continuing medical education opportunities

Medical Grand Rounds

Increasing Value in Health Care Series
Health Care Value: Critical Appraisal of the Evidence 
8-9 a.m.,Tuesday, Oct. 4, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Christine Laine, M.D., MPH, editor in chief, Annals of Internal Medicine; senior vice president, American College of Physicians.

Increasing Value in Health Care Series 
Health Care Value: Critical Appraisal of the Evidence 
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 5, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC
Christine Laine, M.D., MPH, editor in chief, Annals of Internal Medicine; senior vice president, American College of Physicians.

Roger Alberty, M.D., Quality Improvement Lecture 
Achieving Surgical Quality 
7 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 6, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Clifford Ko, M.D., MS, MSHA, FACS, director of research and optimal patient care, American College of Surgeons; professor of surgery, UCLA.  

Ettelson Memorial Lectureship   
Nutrition and Culinary Education for our Patients and Ourselves  
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 11, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC        
Helen Delichatsios M.D., SM, associate professor, nutrition educator, HMS primary care physician, MGH Beacon Hill.

Ettelson Memorial Lectureship   
Nutrition and Culinary Education for our Patients and Ourselves  
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 12, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC        
Helen Delichatsios M.D., SM, associate professor, nutrition educator, HMS primary care physician, MGH Beacon Hill.

Promoting Clinician Vitality and Well Being
Presented by the Foundation for Medical Excellence
7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 14, Portland Hilton Hotel
For information about registration and guest speakers, visit: www.tfme.org.

Exercise as Medicine
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 18, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Irene Hendrickson, M.D., faculty/instructor, Providence St. Vincent Internal Medicine Residency Program; primary care physician, Providence Medical Group.

More Than Just Viagra: An Internist’s Guide to Erectile Dysfunction
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 19, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC.
Jeff Youker, M.D., associate program director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.

Basic Wound Care Course (by Columbia Wound Care Consortium)
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fri., Oct. 21, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
https://columbiawound.org/events/basic-wound-care-course-bwcc/

Quarterly Wound Care Symposium (by Columbia Wound Care Consortium)
8 a.m.-noon, Saturday, Oct. 22, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
https://columbiawound.org/events/q4-wound-care-symposium-wcs/

Atrial Fibrillation 
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 25, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Randy Jones M.D., cardiologist/electrophysiologist; medical director, Cardiology-Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.

The Very, Very Best Cases of 2016 (ACP Case Presentations)
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 26, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC
Presented by PPMC internal medicine residents.

Annual Huldrick Kammer, M.D., Memorial Lecture 
Update on Thyroid Nodules and Cancer
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 1, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Jennifer Sipos, M.D., associate professor of medicine and director, Benign Thyroid Disorders Program, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, The Ohio State School of Medicine.

Annual Huldrick Kammer, M.D., Memorial Lecture 
Update on Thyroid Nodules and Cancer
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 2, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC
Jennifer Sipos, M.D., associate professor of medicine and director, Benign Thyroid Disorders Program, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, The Ohio State School of Medicine.

Clinical Vignettes from the Floors of Providence St. Vincent: Best Cases of the Year
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 8, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Presented by PSVMC internal medicine residents.

What’s Hot or New in the World of Infection Control and Epidemiology
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 9, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC
Trish M. Perl, M.D., professor of medicine, pathology and epidemiology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Curtis R. Holzgang, M.D., Visiting Scholar Lectureship
Refusal of Recommended Care
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 15, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Joseph A. Carrese, M.D., MPH, FACP, professor of medicine, core faculty, Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University.

Curtis R. Holzgang, M.D., Visiting Scholar Lectureship
Refusal of Recommended Care
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 16, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC
Joseph A. Carrese, M.D., MPH, FACP, professor of medicine, core faculty, Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University. 

Happy Thanksgiving: No grand round meetings at PSVMC or PPMC
Tuesday, Nov. 22 and Wednesday, Nov. 23

Recognizing Rheumatologic Disease in Common Complaints in Primary Care
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Richard Wernick, M.D, regional director of continuing medical education-Providence Portland Medical Center and Providence Medical Group.

Treating Opioid Use Disorders in Primary Care
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 30, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC
Brinton Clark, M.D., medical director, PMG Northeast Clinic; associate program director, Internal Medicine Residency, Department of Medical Education, Providence Portland Medical Center.
Mari Kai, M.D., program director, Internal Medicine Residency, Department of Medical Education, Providence Portland Medical Center.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 6, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Kristy Poonyagariyagorn, M.D., associate program director, Department of Medicine; medical director, ICU and Respiratory Therapy Department, Providence Newberg Medical Center.

Hot Topics in Drug Therapy III
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 7, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC
Abby Frye, Pharm.D., BCACP, clinical pharmacy specialist, primary care, Providence Medical Group.

Viral Villains
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 13, Souther Auditorium, PSVMC
Paul Sehdev, M.D., MS, FACP, FIDSA, Providence Travelers Clinic. 

Transgender Management
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 14, Cancer Center Amphitheatre, PPMC
Melinda Muller, M.D., FACP, clinical vice president, Care Transformation, Legacy Health.

Happy holidays: No medical grand rounds at PSVMC or PPMC
Dec. 20, 21, 27, 28

CME CREDIT: Providence Portland Medical Center is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Providence Portland Medical Center designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 credit AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. For further information, contact Stephanie Munoz, Department of Continuing Medical Education at (503) 215-6088.

Anyone requiring special assistance to participate should contact Human Resources at (503) 215-3240.

Planning Committee member: Elizabeth Stephens, M.D., and Laura Loertscher, M.D.