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CME Information

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Grand Rounds Lecture Schedule

October 2012 • 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Ethics Rounds
How Should Clinicians Handle Cases of Misattributed Parentage?

Sally Haslanger, PhD
Professor of Philosophy, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy and
Director, Women's and Gender Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Case Presenter: Lynne A. Wolfe, MS, CRNP, BC, Genetics Nurse Practitioner, Undiagnosed Diseases Program, NHGRI

Lecture on Videocast Flash Icon (228 MB)
Evaluation Form* PDF Icon (333 KB)

Wednesday, October 10, 2012
12 noon - 1 p.m.

No Grand Rounds
NIH Research Festival

Wednesday, October 17, 2012
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers
Clinical/Translational Research: Separating Fact from Fiction

Crystal Mackall, MD
Senior Investigator and Chief, Pediatric Oncology Branch, NCI

Lecture on Videocast Flash Icon (214 MB)
Evaluation Form* PDF Icon (311 KB)

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
12 noon - 1 p.m.

The Genetic Basis of Kidney Cancer: A Metabolic Disease
W. Marston Linehan, MD
Chief, Urologic Oncology Branch
Center for Cancer Research, NCI

From Symptoms to Biomarkers: Modern Myeloma Treatment Strategies
Ola Landgren, MD, PhD
Senior Investigator and Chief, Multiple Myeloma Section, Metabolism Branch, Center for Cancer Research, NCI

Lecture on Videocast Flash Icon (230 MB)
Evaluation Form* PDF Icon (320 KB)

Wednesday, October 31, 2012
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Clinicopathologic Grand Rounds: Clinical Cases from the NIH Clinical Center
Novel, Insidious, Progressive, and Fatal: The Discovery of Aspergillus tanneri

Steven M. Holland, MD
Chief, Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases and
Chief, Immunopathogenesis Section, Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, NIAID

Lecture on Videocast Flash Icon (200 MB)
Evaluation Form* PDF Icon (358 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 Daniel McAnally 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 live activity for 1 credit per session for a maximum of 44 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the 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
The Center for Information Technology (CIT) makes special NIH events, seminars, and lectures available to viewers on the VideoCast web site. VideoCasting is the method of electronically streaming digitally encoded video and audio data from a server to a client. Streaming files are not downloaded, but rather are broadcast in a manner similar to television broadcasts . The videos are processed by a compression program into a streaming format and delivered in a staggered fashion to minimize impact upon the network and maximize the experience of the content for the viewer. When users request a streaming file they will receive an initial burst of data after a short delay (file latency). While content is being viewed, the streaming server machine and software continues to "stream" data in such a manner that the viewer experiences no break in the content. Questions: Call 301-496-2563. Viewers from outside the NIH network can download the lastest free tools:

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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This page last updated on 07/22/2015

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