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 August 31-September 4, 2015



7-8 pm
Wolff Auditorium

“Anesthesia on the Frontlines: Lessons Learned in Combat”

Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, MD, MPH
Medical Director, Perioperative Quality; Director, Program for LGBTI Health; Associate Director, Vanderbilt Anesthesiology & Perioperative Informatics Research Division; Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Surgery, Biomedical Informatics and Health Policy, Vanderbilt University Medical Center



No Grand Rounds Scheduled



4-6 pm
Stearns Auditorium

4-5 pm - “Oral Cavity/Oropharynx Cancer”

5-6 pm - “Neck Dissection”

Miriam O'Leary, MD
Otolaryngologist; Director, Otolaryngology Residency Program, Tufts Medical Center; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine



Autopsy Conference
8-9 am
Stearns Auditorium

“A 55-Year-Old Male Intravenous Drug Abuser Presenting with Septic Shock”

Tao Zuo, MD
PGY-4, Pathology Resident, Tufts Medical Center



No Grand Rounds Scheduled

Planning Ahead
On Tuesday, September 15, the New England Eye Center will host “Investigation of Endomucin as a Novel Regulator of Inflammation and Angiogenesis” with Patricia A. D’Amore, PhD, MBA, Charles L. Schepens Professor of Ophthalmology, Schepens Eye Research Institute, Massachusetts Eye and Ear. All are welcome to attend the reception at 5 pm followed by the lecture at 5:30 pm in Biewend Auditorium.

On Friday, September 18, the Department of Medicine will host Grand Rounds with Suleika Jaouad, who was diagnosed with Myelodysplastic syndrome and acute myeloid leukemia at the age of 22. Jaouad will address the entire care continuum from diagnosis through treatment and survivorship. Her blog became a New York Times Well Column titled, “Life, Interrupted,” and she was awarded an EMMY for her work. All are welcome to attend the lecture from noon–1 pm in Wolff Auditorium.