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Continuing Medical Education

Tufts Medical Center offers a variety of continuing medical education courses to healthcare professionals. If you are a healthcare professional, please feel free to attend any of our weekly Grand Rounds.

FOR THE WEEK OF March 27-31, 2017
Mon

3/27

No Grand Rounds Scheduled
Tues
3/28

Psychiatry
Noon-1 pm
Wolff Auditorium

"Mental Illness, Mass Shootings, and the Politics and Policies of American Firearms"

Jonathan M. Metzl, MD, PhD
Frederick B. Rentschler II Professor of Sociology and Medicine, Health and Society; Director, Center for Medicine, Health and Society; Professor of Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University

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Molecular Cardiology Research Institute
Noon-1 pm
Stearns Auditorium


"Mechanisms of Insulin Resistance and Atherosclerosis"

Michael P. Czech, PhD
Isadore and Fannie Foxman Professor of Medical Research; Chair, Program in Molecular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School 

 

Wed
3/29

No Grand Rounds Scheduled

Thurs
3/30

Surgery
7-8:30 am
Wolff Auditorium

"Increasing Organ Donation from the Trauma Surgeon's Perspective"

Ali Salim, MD, FACS
Division Chief, Trauma, Burn, Surgical Critical Care Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

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Ophthalmology
7:30-8:30 am
Biewend Auditorium, 10th Floor

Case Presentations

Deborah Witkin, MD
PGY-2 Resident, Tufts Medical Center

Astrid Werner, MD
PGY-3 Resident, Tufts Medical Center

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Neurosciences
9-10 am
Wolff Auditorium


"Detecting Consciousness in the ICU"

Brian L. Edlow, MD
Associate Director, Center for Neurotechnology and Neurorecovery; Director, Laboratory for NeuroImaging of Coma and Consciousness; Director, Critical Care Research Neuroimaging, Massachusetts General Hospital; Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School

Fri
3/31

Medicine
Noon-1 pm
Wolff Auditorium

"Determination of Circulatory Death–Dilemmas and Controversies"

Anthony Charles Breu III, MD
Instructor of Medicine, Faculty, Center for Bioethics, Harvard Medical School; Hospitalist, Medical Service, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System