Upcoming continuing medical education opportunities

Columbia Wound Care Quarterly Consortium
7:30 a.m. to noon, Saturday, July 30, Providence St. Vincent (Souther Auditorium and classrooms)
Topics cover: medications and wound healing, nutrition for wound healing, and tobacco treatment. See flier for details.

Medical Grand Rounds

Updates in DVT Management
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 3, Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Alejandro Perez, M.D., FSVM, RPVI, Providence Heart and Vascular Institute-Vascular Medicine; regional medical director, Providence Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Program, Providence Health & Services

Drive Evaluation: When Do Providers Need to Take Away the Keys?
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 10, Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Emily Morgan, M.D., assistant professor of medicine, Division of Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Oregon Health & Science University

Vaccines 2016
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 17, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
Jennifer Marfori, M.D., infectious diseases specialist, Providence Infectious Disease Consultants-West

Pleural Disease: What Happens When a Space with Lots of Potential Goes Bad
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 24, Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Heather Merry, M.D., Providence Thoracic Surgery

The Weekend Warrior: How to Minimize Battle Scars
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 31, Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Beth Smith, D.O., MCR, FACP, associate professor, Health Promotion and Sports Medicine, Department of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University

Osteoporosis Treatment: What to Do Beyond Five Years
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 7, Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Michael McClung, M.D., founding director, Oregon Osteoporosis Center; Department of Medicine (Endocrinology), Providence Portland Medical Center

Polypharmacy and Deprescribing in Elders
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 14, Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Arthur D. Hayward, M.D., MBA, internist and geriatrician, Kaiser Permanente

Marijuana for the Clinician
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 21, Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Craig A. Riley, M.D., general medicine faculty, PPMC Internal Medicine Residency; associate medical director, primary care, The Vancouver Clinic

Top Talks from 2016 Symposium
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 28, Providence Cancer Center Amphitheater
Meera Jain, M.D., Department of Medical Education (General Internal Medicine), Providence Portland Medical Center Mark Rosenberg, M.D., director of compassionate care, Providence Health & Services; Department of Medical Education (General Internal Medicine), Providence Portland Medical Center

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.