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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

CME Information

Grand Rounds Lecture Schedule

April 2009 • 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

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Wednesday, April 1, 2009
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Ethics Rounds
    Looking for Clinical Findings in Research Subjects: When is it a Good Idea?

    Susan M. Wolf, JD
    McKnight Presidential Professor of Law, Medicine and Public Policy
    Faegre and Benson Professor of Law, University of Minnesota Law School
    Professor of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School

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Wednesday, April 8, 2009
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers
    Hereditary Cancer Predisposition: New Challenges

    Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH
    Director, Cancer Risk and Prevention Program
    Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
    Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

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Wednesday, April 15, 2009
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Advances in Coronary Imaging
    Ahmed M. Gharib, MB, ChB
    Staff Clinician, Integrated Cardiovascular Imaging Section, NIDDK and
    Radiology and Imaging Sciences, CC
    Cardiovascular Disease in HIV-Infected Patients as a Complication
    of Antiretroviral Therapy
    Colleen Hadigan, MD, MPH
    Staff Clinician, Laboratory of Immunoregulation, NIAID

Wednesday, April 22, 2009
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Dangers of Secret Science: Case Study of Hemoglobin-Based Blood Substitutes
    Charles Natanson, MD
    Senior Investigator and Chief, Anesthesia Section
    Critical Care Medicine Department, CC

    Leukocyte Antibodies and Transfusion Reactions
    David Stroncek, MD
    Chief, Cell Processing Section, Department of Transfusion Medicine, CC

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Wednesday, April 29, 2009
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Genetic Variation of HIV-1 Populations in vivo: Implications for the Emergence of Antiretroviral Drug Resistance
    Frank Maldarelli, MD, PhD, Staff Clinician, HIV Drug Resistance Program, NCI

    Recent Findings in the Epidemiology of Cancer in HIV-Infected People
    Eric A. Engels, MD, MPH, Senior Investigator
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer
    Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI

    Lecture on videocast Real Player Icon
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* NOTE: To receive credit for attendance, this form must be returned to the Office of Clinical Research Training and Medical Education by 4 pm on the day of the lecture. Please fax forms to 301-435-5275.


Continuing Medical Education (CME) activities offered by NIH are jointly sponsored in partnership with The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Activity Description
The weekly Clinical Center Grand Rounds provide a mechanism for presentations on state-of-the-art discoveries.

Intended Audience
All physicians, allied health professionals, and non-clinical scientists are invited to attend the Clinical Center Grand Rounds Series.

After attending the activity, participants will be able to (1) define options and alternatives that will guide clinical practice, (2) evaluate practical information presented about clinical research principles based on state-of-the-art scientific discovery and clinical advances, and (3) analyze information and opportunities to increase and improve collaboration among investigators.

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.  The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 44 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Policy on Speaker and Provider Disclosure
It is the policy of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine that the speaker and provider disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s).  The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine OCME has established policies in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity. Detailed disclosure will be made in the activity handout materials.

Videocast Information
Viewing of the videotaped lectures requires RealPlayer software and a 220Kbps LAN or 56Kbps dial-up connection bandwidth. NIH users can download RealPlayer Enterprise for Windows or RealOne for Mac.  Viewers from outside the NIH network can download the latest free version of RealPlayer software from Real Networks. Questions: Call 301-496-2563 or contact us.

Reasonable Accommodations
Sign language interpreters will be provided.  Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event should contact the Clinical Center Office of Communications, Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison at 301-496-2563. TTY users, please call through the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.

Past Grand Rounds

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This page last reviewed on 05/17/10

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