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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

CME Information

Grand Rounds Lecture Schedule

January 2011 • 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

Wednesday, January 5, 2011
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Ethics Rounds
Should Family Members Be Present at Clinical Rounds?

Lee Goldman, MD, MPH
Executive Vice President, Health and Biomedical Sciences and Dean of the Faculties of Health Sciences and Medicine
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Case Presenter: Henry Masur, MD, Chief, Critical Care Medicine Department, CC

Lecture on videocast Flash Icon (256 KB)
Evaluation Form* PDF Icon (138 KB)

Wednesday, January 12, 2011
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers
Sickle Cell Disease and Transfusion Therapy: Current Controversies

Kim Smith-Whitley, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Clinical Director, Division of Hematology, and
Director, Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

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Evaluation Form* PDF Icon (92 KB)

Wednesday, January 19, 2011
12 noon - 1 p.m.

HIV, HCV and the Liver: Struggles and Solutions
Colleen Hadigan, MD, MPH
Staff Clinician, Laboratory of Immunoregulation, NIAID

Shyam Kottilil, MD
Staff Clinician, Immunopathogenesis Section, Laboratory of Immunoregulation, NIAID

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Evaluation Form* PDF Icon (87 KB)

Wednesday, January 26, 2011
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Pharmacotherapy for Pediatric Obesity
Jack Yanovski, MD, PhD
Chief, Section on Growth and Obesity, Program in Developmental Endocrinology and Genetics, NICHD

Challenges of the Rising Incidence in Childhood Diabetes
Kristina Rother, MD
Staff Clinician, Clinical Endocrinology Branch, NIDDK

Lecture on videocast Flash Icon (256 KB)
Evaluation Form* PDF Icon (107 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. For CC Grand Rounds CME inquires, contact Avril Bertrand at 301-496-9425 or


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 1 credit per session 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 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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