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Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are held Wednesdays from 11a.m. to 12:30pm in
Herbut Auditorium, College Building Ground Floor, 1025 Walnut Street

Grand Rounds

September 3

Greed

Salman Akhtar, MD
Professor
Director, Psychotherapy
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University
(This lecture only, Solis-Cohen Auditorium, Jefferson Alumni Hall 1020 Locust Street)
 

September 10    

Lambert is Missing: A Legacy of Teen Suicide*

Virginia Biddle, RN, CRNP, PhD
Family Psych/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Division of Child/Adolescent Psychiatry
Thomas Jefferson University
 

September 17

 

 

Milestones Presentation - A New Way to Measure Effectiveness*

Kenneth Certa, MD
Associate Professor
Director, Adult Psychiatry Resident Training Program
Medical Director, Adult Outpatient Sevice
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University
 

September 24

Palliative Care

Brook Worster, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Palliative Care Service
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University

October 1

 

The Forensic Case of Humpty Dumpty: The Eggshell Plaintiff*

Solange Margery Bertoglia MD
 Assistant Professor
Forensic and Inpatient Psychiatrist
Departments of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

October 8

 

9th Annual Akhtar-Brenner Lecture
The Neuroplasticity Revolution

Norman Doidge MD
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Psychoanalyst, Psychiatrist
Toronto University
Research Faculty, Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research
Columbia University

October 15

 

Forensic Neuropsychological Assessment

Steven Samuel MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Departments of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

October 22

 

Top 5 End-of-Life Symptom Management Myths*

Kristine Swartz MD
Assistant Professor
Departments of Family and Community Medicine
Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

October 29

 

Update on Lung Cancer

Rita Axelrod MD
Professor of Medical Oncology
Departments of Medical Oncology
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
 

November 5

Outpatient Psychiatry Presentation

Zehra Aftab, MD,
Patricia Hansen Figgs, MD
PGY 4 Resident
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

November 12    

Treatment of Refugees*

Marc J. Altshuler, MD
Associate Professor
Associate Residency Director
Department of Family and Community Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

November 19

 

Update on Dementia

Barry W. Rovner, MD
Professor
Departments of Neurology and Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University
 

   

Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Jefferson Medical College designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*Grand Rounds presentations that satisfy the Pennsylvania Board of Medicine MCARE Act CME requirements for patient safety are marked with an asterisks.

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In the News

Please join us for the 3rd Annual Sleep Medicine Symposium: “What’s New Under the Moon” on Friday, November 14, 2014 at the Dorrance H. Hamilton Building on the campus of Thomas Jefferson University.   For more information, please visit: http://jeffline.jefferson
.edu/ jeffcme/
or call the Office of CME at 1-888-JEFF-CME or (215) 955-6992.


Congratulations
to Drs. Salman Akhtar, Mitchell Cohen, Karl Doghramji, Elisabeth Kunkel, and Barry Rovner for making the Top Doctors Issue of Phila Magazine


Salman Akhtar, MD, Professor of Psychiatry at Thomas Jefferson University has edited a groundbreaking new book called The African American Experience: Psychoanalytic Perspectives.


Philadelphia Magazine

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