Upcoming Special Events

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Grand Rounds

Health Sciences Building, Room D-209 (Turner Auditorium)
6:30a.m.—7:30a.m.

"'How Many Surgeons Does It Take to Change a Culture?"

Charles L. Bosk, PhD >>

Professor of Sociology
Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics
University of Pennsylvania

 

 

 

Course Objectives

Upon Completion of the activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Identify Role of Cultural Change in Quality Improvement
  2. Understand Barrier to Quality Improvement in Surgery
  3. Understand what facilitates Quality Improvement in Surgery

The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (Each session is 1.0 credits)

Department Meeting & General Information contact dosadmin@uw.edu

 

30th Annual
Summer Seminar in Healthcare Ethics

Monday July 31-Friday, August 4, 2017
Health Sciences Building, Room T-439
University of Washington Campus - Seattle, WA

Surgical Ethics Conference

Saturday, August 5, 2017
Foege Auditorium
University of Washington Campus - Seattle, WA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Questions? Please call 206.543.1050

Department of Surgery Harkins Symposium and
68th Annual Dr. Alfred A. Strauss Lecture

Friday, October 13, 2017

Department of Surgery Harkins Symposium
Alder Auditorium
7:00am—2:30pm
Presentations by UW Faculty

68th Annual Dr. Alfred A. Strauss Lecture
Health Sciences Building, Hogness Auditorium
4:00pm

Andrea L. Pusic, MD, MHS, FRCSC, FACS >>pusic-headshot-62014-crop-2

Attending Surgeon, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Director, MSK Patient-Reported Outcomes and Surgical Experience (PROSE) Program
Professor, Cornell University and Weill-Cornell Medical College

4th Annual
Full Spectrum of Heart Failure Therapy:
Managing the Trajectory

Friday & Saturday, October 20-21, 2017

Four Seasons Hotel
99 Union Street
Seattle, WA 98101

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

 

Department of Surgery Research Symposium and
24th Annual Helen and John Schilling Lecture

Friday, February 16, 2018

Department of Surgery Research Symposium
UW Tower Auditorium
7:00am—2:30pm
Presentations by UW Department of Surgery Faculty, Residents, and Fellows

24th Annual Helen and John Schilling Lecture
UW Tower Auditorium
3:00pm

Caprice C. Greenberg, MD, MPH >>

Morgridge Distinguished Chair in Health Services Research
Vice Chair of Research, Department of Surgery
Director, Wisconsin Surgical Outcomes Research Program
Divisions of Surgical Oncology & General Surgery
University of Washington School of Medicine and Public Health