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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

July Grand Rounds—Highlighting Research

Health Sciences Building, Room K-069
6:30am – 7:30am

Shalhub Sherene

“Aortic Dissection in the New Millenium:
The Quest for Personalized Care”

Speaker: Sherene Shalhub, MD, MPH >>
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
University of Washington

Upon completion of the activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Understand the natural history of descending thoracic
    aorta dissection, and the controversy surrounding its treatment.
  2. Understand the evolving concept of precision medicine in
    treating descending thoracic aorta dissection.

Errol Wijelath

“Vascular Inflammation and the JAK-STAT Signaling System”

Speaker: Errol Wijelath, PhD
Research Associate Professor
Division of Vascular Surgery
University of Washington

Upon completion of the activity, attendees should be able to:

  1. Understand the role JAK-STAT signaling pathways play
    in the development of vascular inflammation.
  2. Understand the contribution of smooth muscle cells to
    chronic inflammation.
  3. Recognize the effects of STAT activity dysregulation on
    inflammatory phenotypes.

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The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (Each session is 1.0 credits).

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Division of Vascular Surgery
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