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Wednesday, January 21, 2015

January Grand Rounds

Health Sciences BuildingDOS Logo
Hogness Auditorium, Room A-420
6:30 am – 7:30 am

“ERAS Colectomy Pathway — Rationale and pilot UW experience”

Speaker: Alessandro Fichera, MD >>
Professor, Division of General Surgery
University of Washington

"ERAS Colectomy Pathway — Pain management"

Speaker: Gregory Terman, MD, PhD >>
Professor, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
University of Washington

"ERAS Colectomy Pathway — Why are we still prepping our patients, and do we need to worry about glucose in non-diabetic patients?"

Speaker: E. Patchen Dellinger, MD >>
Professor, Division of General Surgery
University of Washington

"Strong for Surgery and its Role in the ERAS Pathway"

Speaker: Thomas Varghese, MD >>
Professor, Division of General Surgery
University of Washington

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

  1. Know the ERAS colectomy pathway and understand its principles; Apply the pathway to their specialty practice.
  2. Discuss evidence-based pain therapies enabling enhanced recovery from bowel surgery; Discuss management of side effects from epidural pain management.
  3. Understand the risk of hyperglycemia in non-diabetic patients and increased surgical complications associated with perioperative hyperglycemia; Explain the value of preoperative carb loading; Understand reduction of SSI by combining oral and intravenous prophylactic antibiotics.
  4. Describe current opportunities to improve patient care process and outcomes; Discuss the S4S Public Health Campaign; Plan implementation intervention using S4S to launch an ERAS pathway.

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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 Credit(s)™. 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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 Friday, February 27, 2015

Pories Walter2014 1

21st Annual Department of Surgery Research Symposium & Schilling Lecture at UW Tower

Schilling Lecturer:
Walter J. Pories, MD >>
Professor of Surgery at Brody School of Medicine,
East Carolina University






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