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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

There are no Clinical Center Grand Rounds in July.
All are welcome to attend Grand Rounds for Clinical Fellows in August.

Grand Rounds Lecture Schedule

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

Wednesday, August 5, 2009
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Is the Pharmaceutical Industry Ready for Personalized Medicine?
Frank L. Douglas, PhD, MD
Senior Fellow, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation

Lecture on videocast  
Evaluation Form*  (365 KB)

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

How Should We Make Treatment Decisions for Incapacitated Patients?
David S. Wendler, PhD
Head, Unit on Vulnerable Populations, Department of Bioethics, NIH Clinical Center

Lecture on videocast  
Evaluation Form*  (365 KB)

Wednesday, August 19, 2009
12 noon - 1 p.m.

The Challenges of Collaboration and Team Science: Everything You Didn't Learn in Kindergarten
Howard Gadlin, PhD
NIH Ombudsman and Director, Office of the Ombudsman, Center for Cooperative Resolution,
Office of the Director, NIH

L.Michelle Bennett, PhD
Deputy Director, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute

Wednesday, August 26, 2009
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Knowledge Translation Research 'Type 2': Where the Smart Researchers Are Going
R. Brian Haynes, MD, PhD
Professor of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Chief, Health Information Research Unit,
Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University

Lecture on videocast 
CME is not offered for this lecture

* 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. [disclaimer]

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 [disclaimer]. 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.

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