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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY September 2015 | Archived Issues

P & T Approvals, FDA Warnings About DPP-4 Inhibitors, Canagliflozin

Pharmacy Focus

See highlights of the August meeting of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee. Also, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning about DPP-4 inhibitors and joint pain and has strengthened its warning about fracture risk with canagliflozin.


Mark Your Calendar


Surgery Grand Rounds

Click the "read more" to see information about upcoming Surgery Grand Rounds.


Grand Rounds

Click here to view a schedule of all upcoming grand rounds.


Education Schedule

Click the PDF links below to see the Department of Surgery's education schedule.

Education Schedule - September 2015 (PDF)

Education Schedule - October 2015 (PDF)


Surgery Scheduling

Click the "read more" for hours and contact information for surgery scheduling.

Share Your News

Know an interesting colleague we should profile? A story we should tell? Submit your ideas, meetings and events for consideration.

Click here to submit your news to Sutures

Mending Kids International Honors Kulber

David A. Kulber, MD, will be among the honorees at the 10th anniversary celebration of Mending Kids International, which provides surgical care to children worldwide.

Kulber will receive the Mend Award at the anniversary gala, which will take place Saturday, Nov. 21, at Union Station.

Kulber is clinical chief of the Department of Surgery, director of the Center for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and director of the Cedars-Sinai Medical Group's Plastic Surgery Center.

For more information, click here or on the PDF link below.

Wings Around the World - Nov. 21 (PDF)