Arizona Health Sciences

All Events (past)

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Research Seminar: TBD

PHCL 596C - Critical Literature Review & Research Seminar

TBD

1501 N. Campbell Ave.
AHSC 8403
Tucson, AZ 85724
Wed, 02/04/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Research Seminar: TBD

PHCL 596C - Critical Literature Review & Research Seminar

TBD

1501 N. Campbell Ave.
AHSC 8403
Tucson, AZ 85724
Fri, 01/30/2015 - 3:00am to 4:00am Conotoxins, Ziconitide Discovery and Constellation

A special presentation by Baldomero (Toto) Olivera, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor, Department of Biology, University of Utah

Sponsored by the Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences.

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Research Seminar: TBD

PHCL 596C - Critical Literature Review & Research Seminar

TBD

1501 N. Campbell Ave.
AHSC 8403
Tucson, AZ 85724
Wed, 01/21/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Research Seminar: TBD

PHCL 596C - Critical Literature Review & Research Seminar

TBD

1501 N. Campbell Ave.
AHSC 8403
Tucson, AZ 85724
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

We will be welcoming Dr. Jay Kaplan, Medical Director of the Studer Group as he speaks on the topic of – “Practicing Excellence – How to Give Great Care and Feel Better at the End of Your Day.”

As a result of attending this conference, participants will be able to:

1. Define the current state of health care and its challenges and difficulties, including new quality metrics, transparency, and pay for performance – why Service and Operational Excellence are important.

2. Define what Service and Operational Excellence is in the hospital and practice setting – how service and quality are interdependent in creating optimal clinical outcomes for patients.

3. Define best practices to implement improved physician-patient communication in the hospital and office practice settings, utilizing a high performing physician self-test to facilitate improved behaviors and outcomes.

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Prevention, Preparedness, Plagues and Politics: The Life of the Surgeon General will be the topic of the University of Arizona Department of Surgery Grand Rounds presentation by Richard Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS, 17th U.S. Surgeon General (2002-2006).

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

The topic is Legal, Litigation and Risk Management. This grand rounds session is a special educational event created by our legal and risk management team for our surgical residents. All faculty are welcome to attend. This will be a NON-CME event

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 03/19/2014 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

General Surgery Residency Program Chief’s Talks.  Dr. Jessica Rose, PGY 5, is our scheduled speaker. 

This is a NON CME event.
All DOS Resident Attendance is Mandatory.

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 01/29/2014 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Please be sure to join us as Dr. Ali A. Baaj, Assistant Professor of Surgery and Director, Spinal Neurosurgery Program with the Division of Neurosurgery speaks on the topic entitled; “Lateral Thoraco-Abdominal Approaches To The Spine:  Indications and Techniques.” 

As a result of this presentation participants will be able to: 

  1. Understand the anatomy of the lateral thoracolumbar spine.
  2. Identify the indications for lateral thoracolumbar spine surgery.
  3. Review the techniques of lateral thoracolumbar spine surgery.

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Fri, 12/06/2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm AHSC and UA Faculty Speakers at TEDx Tucson

AHSC’s Drs. David Armstrong, Allan Hamilton and Esther Sternberg and UA’s Christopher Cokinos and Sudha Ram present at the locally organized version of the global TED conferences.

Three faculty from the Arizona Health Sciences Center (AHSC) at the University of Arizona and two UA faculty will speak at Chuk Shon To Tucson, the 4th annual event of TEDxTucson, the locally organized version of the global TED conferences, on Friday, Dec. 6, at 8 p.m. (doors open at 7 p.m.), at the Rialto Theater, 318 E. Congress, Tucson.

The event will feature TED videos, local artists, live music and seven speakers giving talks in the distinctive TED style. General admission tickets are $21 ($10 for students) and are on sale at the Rialto Theater box office and online at www.ticketfly.com/event/391065

Wed, 11/13/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

A 'Money and Investment' presentation by Mr. Richard Mundinger and Mr. Matthew Harrison with the RMH Investment Management Group.

Matthew Harrison, a part-time instructor with the Eller College at the University of Arizona and Richard Mundinger, both possess over thirty years of financial and investment management experience.  

This presentation is geared for the new investor and will consist of 30 minutes of presentation and 30 minutes of scenario, questions and answers. Please mark your calendars to attend this event.  This event will be a non-CME event and will not be televised.

Wed, 11/06/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Please join us as Dr. James McClenathan speaks on the topic of “Small Bowel Problems and Acute Care Surgery.”
 

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 10/30/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00pm Surgery Grand Rounds

Please join us as we welcome Dr. Michele Ley, Director, Breast Surgery Program with the Department of Surgery.  She will be speaking on “ Molecular Profiling of Breast Cancer – Implications for the Surgeon.”

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

 

Wed, 10/23/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Topic;  “ICD-10 Optimizing Use for Surgery"

All DOS Resident attendance is mandatory - DOS Faculty should make every effort to attend.

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 09/25/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Please join us as we welcome Dr. Jason Karlawish from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia as he speaks on the topic of “Open Wound(s).”

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 09/11/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Please be sure to join us as Dr. Mitchell Sokoloff speaks on the topic of Renal Cancers. 

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 09/04/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Please be sure to join us as we welcome J. Michael Cecka, PhD from The University of California, Los Angeles.

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 08/28/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 08/21/2013 - 12:00am to 1:30am Surgery Joint Grand Rounds

“Improving Our OR – From Culture and Efficiency to Patient Experience.” 

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 08/14/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

Wed, 08/07/2013 - 1:00am to 2:00am Surgery Grand Rounds

Objectives: Discuss current general clinical and scientific information presented at the conference; Utilize the information presented on current procedures and protocols as it relates to enhanced patient care.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, students, residents, and other health care professionals.

Methodology: Lecture

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