Upcoming continuing medical education opportunities for Spring 2015

Goldman-Berland Lectureship in Palliative Medicine:
The Evolution of Palliative Care: What All Providers Need to Know
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, May 5, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Michael Rabow, M.D., director, Symptom Management Service, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, and associate director, UCSF Palliative Care Leadership Center

Goldman-Berland Lectureship in Palliative Medicine:
The Evolution of Palliative Care: What All Providers Need to Know
8 - 9 a.m., Wednesday, May 6, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater -
Michael Rabow, M.D., professor of clinical medicine and Helen Diller Family Chair in Palliative Care, UCSF

Update in Dementia
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, May 12, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Michael Mega, M.D., Ph.D., neurologist, Providence Cognitive Disorders

Female Urinary Incontinence
8 - 9 a.m., Wednesday, May 13, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater -
Lesley Otto, M.D., gynecology section chair, PSVMC, and clinical associate professor, OHSU

Gilbert Lipshutz Memorial Lecture
Slow Medicine and the Efficiency of Inefficiency
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, May 19, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Victoria Sweet, M.D., Ph.D., associate clinical professor of medicine, UCSF

Gilbert Lipshutz Memorial Lecture
Slow Medicine and the Efficiency of Inefficiency
8 - 9 a.m., Wednesday, May 20, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater -
Victoria Sweet, M.D., Ph.D., associate clinical professor of medicine, UCSF

Annual Update of Internal Medicine Papers
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, May 26, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Robert Gluckman, M.D., chief medical officer, Providence Health Plans

Tobacco Update 2015
8 - 9 a.m., Wednesday, May 27, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater -
Meera Jain, M.D., Department of Medical Education, PPMC

Betty and Victor Rosenfeld Lecture
Management of Type 2 Diabetes: Should We Change Our Algorithm?
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, June 2, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Robert Baron, M.D., MS, professor of medicine; associate dean, Graduate and Continuing Medical Education; vice chief, Division of General Internal Medicine, UCSF

Betty and Victor Rosenfeld Lecture
Management of Type 2 Diabetes: Should We Change Our Algorithm?
8 - 9 a.m., Wednesday, June 3, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater -
Robert Baron, M.D., MS, professor of medicine; associate dean, Graduate and Continuing Medical Education; vice chief, Division of General Internal Medicine, UCSF

Bariatric Surgery: PCP Primer
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, June 9, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Brinton Clark, M.D, MPH, Department of Medical Education, PPMC

Update in Hospital Medicine
8 - 9 a.m., Wednesday, June 10, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater -
Alan Hunter, M.D., associate professor of medicine; associate director, Internal Medicine Residency Program; head, Division of Hospital Medicine, OHSU

Graceful Aging: The Lifestyle Prescription
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, June 16, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Miles Hassell, M.D., internist and co-medical director, Providence Integrative Medicine Program, PSVMC

Sarcoidosis - An Enigma Still Wrapped in a Mystery
8 - 9 a.m., Wednesday, June 17, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater -
Vikram Sahni, M.D., pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine division, The Oregon Clinic

Chronic Kidney Disease
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, June 23, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Sharon Anderson, M.D., FASN, vice-chair for clinical affairs, Department of Medicine, OHSU, and chief of medicine, Portland VA Medical Center

Smokin' Hot Topics in Drug Therapy
8 - 9 a.m., Wednesday, June 24, PPMC Cancer Center Amphitheater -
Abby Frye, Pharm.D., clinical pharmacy specialist, Providence Medical Group Heather Miller, Pharm.D., clinical pharmacy specialist, Providence Medical Group

Matters of the Heart
8 - 9 a.m., Tuesday, June 30, PSVMC Souther Auditorium -
Lori Tam, M.D., Providence St. Vincent Heart Clinics Cardiology

Other Courses:

27th Annual Practical Advances in Internal Medicine
8 a.m. - 5 p.m., May 7-8: Presented by PPMC Department of Medical Education. 13.75 CME available. For info or to register, contact Stephanie Munoz by phone or email at 503-215-6088 or stephanie.munoz@providence.org.

New Horizons in Immunotherapy for Head and Neck Cancer
Aug. 14-16: Presenters will include national experts. Sponsored by Providence Cancer Center, the course will be held at The Allison Inn & Spa in Newberg, Ore. To register, visit www.pfiedlerenterprises.com/courses.htm.