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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds Lecture Schedule

May 2010 • 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

Wednesday, May 5, 2010
12 noon - 1 p.m.

The Role of Oral Microbiome in the Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia
Nancy J. Ames, RN, PhD, CCRN
Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, Nursing and Patient Care Services, CC

Patrick R. Murray, PhD
Chief, Microbiology Service, Department of Laboratory Medicine, CC

Naomi O'Grady, MD
Staff Clinician, Critical Care Medicine Department, CC
Lecture will be held in Masur Auditorium

Lecture on videocast  (256 KB)
Evaluation Form* (116 KB)

Wednesday, May 12, 2010 - Canceled
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers
Medicine and the New Science of Thinking

Jerome E. Groopman, MD
Recanati Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Lecture will be held in Masur Auditorium

Evaluation Form* (37 KB)

Wednesday, May 19, 2010
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Ethics Rounds
Who Can Appoint a Research Surrogate?
Presenter: David S. Wendler, MA, PhD
Head, Unit on Vulnerable Populations, Department of Bioethics, CC
Discussant: Scott Kim, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Bioethics Program, and Investigator, Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, University of Michigan

Lecture on videocast  (256 KB)
Evaluation Form* (74 KB)

Wednesday, May 26, 2010
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Roles for STAT3 in Human Immune Responses and Atopy
Joshua D. Milner, MD
Tenure-Track Investigator and Chief, Allergic Inflammation Unit, Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, NIAID

Disrupted Airway Defenses and Environmental Infection Susceptibility
Kenneth N. Olivier, MD, MPH
Staff Clinician, Immunopathogenesis Section, Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, NIAID

Lecture on videocast  (256 KB)
Evaluation Form* (85 KB)

* 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.

Who Should Attend
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 42 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 and the NIH 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 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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