Upcoming Special Events

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Grand Rounds

Health Sciences Building, Room T-625
6:30a.m.—7:30a.m.

"TRUST: The Keystone Of The Patient-Physician Relationship"

Carlos A. Pellegrini MD, FACS >>

Chief Medical Officer,
UW Medicine & Vice President for Medical Affairs
Professor of Surgery
School Of Medicine
Department of Surgery
University of Washington

 

Course Objectives

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

  1. Discuss the meaning of trust in the patient/physician & physician to physician relationship.
  2. Familiarize the audience with the role they play every day developing social trust.
  3. Define the role that communication plays in the generation of trust.

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

 

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

"Patient–Reported Outcomes in Surgery: Improving Clinical Care and Quality"

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

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Grand Rounds

Health Sciences Building, Room K-069
6:30a.m.—7:30a.m.

"The Value Of Ethics In Surgical Mentorship"

Alberto Ferreres, MD, JD

Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
Chair of Surgery
University of Buenos Aires Argentina

 

 

 

Course Objectives

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

  1. Understand the pivotal elements of the mentor-mentee relationship in the surgical arena.
  2. Know the definition of roles and responsibilities of each party.
  3. Recognize the important ethical implications in this relationship.

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

 

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