Hospital Grand Rounds are designed to present to the practicing physician, the physician in training, nurses and other health care providers, some of the latest advances in the field of medicine and health care.
The Hospital Grand Rounds program strives to disseminate information about medical therapeutics, practice management and healthcare issues to maintain high quality in-patient care management.
Program Times and Locations
Hospital Grand Rounds are held weekly on Tuesdays from 12 to 1 P.M. in the Professional and Community Education Center Auditoria A,B,C & D. Food and beverages are served at 11:30 a.m.
Hospital Grand Rounds Webinars are also held each Tuesday at 11:45 A.M., Eastern Time. To join an online meeting, go here and use meeting number 738 271 904.
OB/GYN Grand Rounds are held weekly on Fridays at 7:30 A.M. - 8:30 A.M. in the Professional and Community Education Center from September through May.
Hospital Grand Rounds Schedule: MARCH 2014
March 4, 2014
Topic: “Surgical Management of Sleep Apnea”
Speaker: David Bianchi, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, GWU School of Medicine
Educational Objectives: a) Describe sleep apnea; b) Recognize medical complications of sleep apnea; c) Describe techniques for prevention and treatment of sleep apnea.
March 11, 2014
Topic: “Assessing Prognosis in Patients With Chronic Heart Failure”
Speaker: Farooq H. Sheikh ,M.D., Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant, MedStar, Washington Hospital Center
Educational Objectives: a) Identify clinical predictors of poor prognosis in patients with chronic heart failure; b)Compare and contrast well validated predictors of survival in patients with heart failure; c) Describe the role of cardiopulmonary stress testing in the management of heart failure patients
March 18, 2014
March 25, 2014
Topic: “Hot Topics in Endocrine Surgery”
Speaker: Erin A. Felger, M.D., Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Georgetown University
Educational Objectives: a) Be familiar with preop planning for endocrine patients; b) Demonstrate understanding of endocrine surgical procedures; c) Summarize postoperative care after endocrine surgery.
OB/GYN Hospital Grand Rounds Schedule: MARCH 2014
March 7, 2014
Topic: "Combined Meeting with GYN/ONC Cancer Meeting"
Location: EDU 4
March 14, 2014
Topic: "Business Meeting"
Location: EDU 3
March 21, 2014
Topic: "Minimal Invasive Approaches to Myomectomies"
Speaker: Astrid Von Walter Gonzalez, M.D., Minimal Invasive GYN Surgery Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, George Washington University
Location: EDU 3
March 28, 2014
Topic: "Morbidity and Mortality - OB"
Speaker: Imad Mufarrij, M.D., Clinical Professor, OB/GYN, George Washington University
Location: EDU 3
REMINDER: We are now broadcasting live the presentations in our Webinars. To join an online meeting, go here and use meeting number 738 271 904.
Holy Cross Hospital is accredited by the MedChi, The Maryland State Medical Society, to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Holy Cross Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of (1) hour AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Holy Cross Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Maryland Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This activity has been approved for 1 contact hour.
If you have any questions, please contact Ari Moshe-Hernandez, CME Coordinator at 301-754-7173 or email@example.com.