Upcoming continuing medical education opportunities

Medical Grand Rounds:

Becoming a High Reliability Organization (HRO) – Not eligible for CME credit 
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, April 26, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
Scott Marsal, M.D., division chief for medicine and medical director for quality, PSVMC

Goldman-Berland Lectureship in Palliative Medicine
Palliative Care for Homeless Patients
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, May 3, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
Anne Kinderman, M.D., associate clinical professor of medicine, University of California, San Francisco; director, supportive and palliative care service, San Francisco General Hospital.

Goldman-Berland Lectureship in Palliative Medicine
Palliative Care for Homeless Patients
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, May 4, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
Anne Kinderman, M.D., associate clinical professor of medicine, University of California, San Francisco; director, supportive and palliative care service, San Francisco General Hospital.

Pain Management in Palliative Care
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, May 10, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
Cory Ingram M.D., MS, FAAHPM, senior associate, Consultant Palliative Medicine; assistant professor of palliative medicine, director of palliative medicine, Mayo Clinic Health System; director of palliative medicine, OPHM.

Update in Hospital Medicine
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, May 11, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
Alan Hunter, M.D., associate professor of medicine; associate director, Internal Medicine Residency Program; director, Division of Hospital Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University.

Gilbert Lipshutz Memorial Lecture
Heroin, Pain Pills, Walmart, Rebar and Shoelaces: The Destruction of Community and Making of an American Epidemic
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, May 17, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
Sam Quinones, journalist and author, Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.

Gilbert Lipshutz Memorial Lecture
Heroin, Pain Pills, Walmart, Rebar and Shoelaces: The Destruction of Community and Making of an American Epidemic
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, May 18, PPMC Cancer Center amphitheater
Sam Quinones, journalist and author, Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.

Increasing Value in Health Care Series
“Can I Ask You a Quick Question?” Curbside Consults in Infectious Diseases
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, May 24, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
Paul E. Sax, M.D., clinical director, Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School.

Increasing Value in Health Care Series
“Can I Ask You a Quick Question?” Curbside Consults in Infectious Diseases
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, May 25, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
Paul E. Sax, M.D., clinical director, Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School.

Victor and Betty Rosenfeld Lecture
Diabetes 2016: Progress and Challenges
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, May 31, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
David M. Nathan, M.D., professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School; director, Clinical Research Center and Diabetes Center, Massachusetts General Hospital.

Victor and Betty Rosenfeld Lecture
Diabetes 2016: Progress and Challenges
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, June 1, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
David M. Nathan, M.D., professor of medicine, Harvard Medical School; director, Clinical Research Center and Diabetes Center, Massachusetts General Hospital.

Thieves Market: More Fun Than Doctors Are Generally Allowed to Have
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, June 7, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
Alex Schafir M.D., clinical instructor of internal medicine, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center; assistant clinical professor of medicine, Oregon Health & Science University.

Bone and Joint Infections
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, June 8, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
James Leggett, M.D., infectious disease, Department of Medical Education, Providence Medical Group at Providence Portland Medical Center.

Hot Topics in Pharmacotherapy
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, June 14, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
Abby Frye, PharmD, clinical pharmacy specialist, Providence Medical Group at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.

Proteinuria: What Clinicians Need to Know
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, June 15, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
Claire Kassakian, M.D., Northwest Renal Clinic.

Dementia
8-9 a.m., Tuesday, June 21, PSVMC Souther Auditorium
Marian Hodges M.D., MPH, primary care physician; Bain Chair of Geriatric Medicine; regional medical director for geriatrics; physician-ethicist, Providence Medical Group.

Recognizing Rheumatologic Disease in Common Complaints in Primary Care
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, June 22, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
Richard Wernick, M.D., regional director of continuing medical education, Providence Health & Services; Department of Medical Education (rheumatology), Providence Portland Medical Center.

GI Bleeding for the PCP
8-9 a.m., Wednesday, June 29, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater
Viju Deenadayalu, M.D., Department of Medicine (GI), Providence Portland Medical Center; The Oregon Clinic.

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CME CREDIT: Providence Portland Medical Center is the accrediting body for both hospitals and designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. For further information, contact Stephanie Munoz, PPMC Department of Continuing Medical Education at 503-215-6088.

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