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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY February 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 - February 2016 (PDF)  


Surgery Scheduling

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Physician Efficiency Training (PET): Supercharge Your Note Template — Feb. 24

All Cedars-Sinai providers are invited to participate in open forum training to learn how to finish the day faster using CS-Link™. Providers will learn how to empty their basket, personalize their notes and much more at this free training session. The session will take place Wednesday, Feb. 24, from noon-1:30 p.m. in Cafeteria Conference Room C. Additional training sessions are scheduled for March. More information: groupeisphysicians@cshs.org

The Urologic Management of the Aging Patient — April 16

The aging population has unique healthcare needs. Experts will review state-of-the-art management of benign prostatic hyperplasia, sexual dysfunction, androgen deficiency, urinary incontinence and the latest scientific data regarding nutrition and lifestyle. The conference will take place Saturday, April 16, from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Harvey Morse Conference Center. Click here for more information or to register.

Conference on Office Orthopedics: The Essentials of Nonoperative Musculoskeletal Care — May 14

The field of orthopedics is rapidly advancing, which presents a challenge for primary care providers to keep pace. The goals of this program are to provide primary care physicians with an overview of some of the most common disorders of the musculoskeletal system, and to offer them an opportunity to sharpen their skills in recommending surgical techniques or nonsurgical treatment plans that will restore function and range of motion to their patients. The ninth annual conference will take place Saturday, May 14, at the Harvey Morse Conference Center. Click here for more information or to register.