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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.

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Surgery Grand Rounds

  • Wednesday, Sept. 30, 7-8 a.m., ECC B-C: The Surgical Management of Metabolic Syndrome — Daniel Shouhed, MD
  • Wednesday, Oct. 14, 7-8 a.m., Harvey Morse 4-6: Thomas Kremen, MD
  • Wednesday, Oct. 21, 7-8 a.m., PEC 6-7: Donald Dafoe, MD
  • Wednesday, Oct. 28, 7-8 a.m., PEC 6-7: Damage Control Orthopedics: Rationale and Technique — Milton Little, MD