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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY December 2017 | Archived Issues

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The Judd Marmor, MD, Memorial Lectureship: Transgender Care 2018 — Jan. 5

“Transgender Care 2018” will be discussed by Dan Karasic, MD, professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine. This lecture will provide an overview of transgender care, including mental health assessments for surgery, and provide an update on the latest developments in the field, including the upcoming WPATH Standards of Care 8. Information

Advances in Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiac CT and Cardiac MRI: 33rd Annual Case Review with the Experts — Jan. 19–Jan. 21

A major national healthcare imperative for noninvasive imaging is to use the tests in a manner that provides value. This directive couples two major goals, which means using imaging resources judiciously while ensuring the proper application of imaging to identify and guide therapy of at-risk patients to improve clinical outcomes. Information and registration

10th Annual Neurovascular Symposium — Jan. 20

The 10th Annual Symposium on Neurovascular Disease will focus on existing and emerging therapies for patients with cerebrovascular disease, including management and treatment of acute stroke, innovations in the treatment of intracranial atherosclerotic disease and updates in the treatment of complex brain aneurysms. Information and registration