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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY December 2016 | Archived Issues

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Surgery Grand Rounds

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Grand Rounds

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Education Schedule

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Education Schedule - December 2016 (PDF)

Education Schedule - January 2017 (PDF)  


Surgery Scheduling

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Surgery Grand Rounds

  • Wednesday, Dec. 21, 7-8 a.m., PEC 6-7: "Robotic Pancreas Surgery: Is It Worth the Hype?" presented by Amer H. Zureikat, MD, assistant professor of Surgery and co-director of the UPMC Pancreatic Cancer Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. This is the Rose and Samuel Pollock Lectureship.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 28, 7-8 a.m., PEC 6-7: "Update on Minimally Invasive Bariatric Options," presented by Scott Cunneen, MD, director of Cedars-Sinai Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Wednesday, Jan. 11, 7-8 a.m., Harvey Morse 4-6: "Physician Burnout," presented by Ilana Cass, MD, vice chair of the Cedars-Sinai Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Wednesday, Jan. 18, 7-8 a.m., PEC 6-7: "The Urinary Microbiome: A New Paradigm for Bladder Hypersensitivity Syndromes," presented by
    Lenore A. Ackerman, MD, candidate assistant professor and adjunct assistant professor, Cedars-Sinai
  • Wednesday, Jan. 25, 7-8 a.m., Harvey Morse 4-6: "Embracing the Digital Age in Modern Surgical Practice," presented by Timothy J. Daskivich, MD, Cedars-Sinai