Pathology Grand Rounds

Important CME Information:

CME credit awarded only to Cedars-Sinai faculty who attend the presentations in person.

Date
Time
Room
Lecture Topic
Speaker

1/11/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Barbers of Civility

Andrew S. Klein, MD

2/8/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Mitochondria: Stem Cells, Transfer, and Disease

Michael A. Teitell, MD, PhD

(Harry J. Sacks, MD, Lecture in Clinical Pathology)

2/22/2019

Noon

ECC B

Adventures in Clinical Genomics: Six-Year Experience of Clinical Exome Sequencing at UCLA and Ethical Controversies at the National Level

Wayne W. Grody, MD, PhD

3/8/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Study of Differentiation of Leukemia

Phillip H. Koeffler, MD

4/12/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Cognitive Impairment in Parkinson's Disease

Thomas J. Montine, MD, PhD
(Leo Kaplan, MD, Lectureship)

4/26/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Informatics, Computation and The Future of Pathology

John Gilbertson, MD

5/10/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Applications of Machine Learning to Prostate and Lung Cancer Pathologies

and

Genomics Insights of Pancreatic Cancer and Opportunities for Clinical Translation

Arkadiusz Gertych, PhD

James (Jianbo) Song, PhD, FACMG

5/24/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Immune Checkpoints in Large Vessel Vasculitis

Cornelia Weyand, MD, PhD

9/13/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Inflammation, Immunity and Hypertension

David G. Harrison, MD

9/27/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Complex Communities: Decoding Microbial Interactions in the Respiratory Tract

Jennifer Bomberger, PhD

10/11/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

The Use of Molecular Neuropathology in Integrated Brain Tumor Diagnosis

Arie Perry, MD

10/25/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

Inflammatory Mechanisms Underlying RBC Alloimmunization (Gibb)

David Gibb, MD, PhD

Kevin Waters, MD, PhD

11/8/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

The Long and Winding Road to Establish the Best Laboratory Diagnosis of C. difficile infection(Morgan)/Precision Clinical Chemistry (Sobhani)

Margie Morgan, PhD

Kimia Sobhani, PhD, MS

11/22/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

The Rise and Fall of Lymphadenectomy for Breast Cancer

Armando E. Giuliano, MD

12/13/2019

Noon

PEC 4-5

TBD

Michael Freeman, PhD

Description

The Department of Pathology Grand Rounds will take place once a month in the Pavilion Education Center, Rooms 4-5. The presentation is for 60 minutes, that includes 10 minutes for Q&A. Location and dates subject to change, please see Pathology Grand Rounds Schedule to confirm. Grand Rounds are not routinely scheduled during the months of June-August (summer break). Presentations scheduled during this time will be on a case by case basis. 

Who Should Attend

Grand Rounds are expected to hold a broad appeal to a diversified audience from the entire medical center, including clinicians, research staff and trainees.

Objectives

After attending this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Analyze current guidelines and develop a strategy to apply to the care of patients.
  • Critically analyze data from basic, translational and clinical research and apply these findings to the diagnosis and/or management of patient conditions.
  • Describe the new classification schemes of diseases and apply to daily pathological practice.
Accreditation Statement

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 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 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. Cedars-Sinai Medical Center assesses conflict of interest with its faculty, planners and managers of CME activities. Conflicts of interest that are identified are resolved by reviewing that presenter’s content for fair balance and absence of bias, scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity, and patient care recommendations. While Cedars-Sinai Medical Center endeavors to review faculty content, it remains the obligation of each physician or other healthcare practitioner to determine the applicability or relevance of the information provided from this course in his or her own practice. In accordance with the policy of Cedars-Sinai, faculty are asked to disclose any affiliation or financial interest that may affect the content of their presentations.