Surgery Grand Rounds

August 7, 2013

Duke North – Room 2002


7:00 – 7:05 a.m.


Theodore N. Pappas, M.D.



7:05-7:10 a.m.

Bollinger Scholarship Research Award Presentation

Alexander Perez, M.D.



7:10-7:30 a.m.

Bollinger Scholarship Research Presentation


Clinical Predictors and Outcome Implications of Early Hospital Readmission in Lung Transplant Recipients

Asishana Osho, M.P.H.

The Bollinger Research Scholar Recipient


Moderator:  Alexander Perez, M.D.



7:30-8:00 a.m.

“Medblue: A New Initiative for Advancing Emerging Technologies

from our Faculty”

Dani Bolognesi, Ph.D.

James B. Duke Professor Emeritus of Surgery and Microbiology

Moderator:  Ranjan Sudan, M.D.



8:00-8:30 a.m.

A Short Version of a Long Story:

Growing Tissue Engineered Blood Vessels at Duke

Jeffrey H. Lawson, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Surgery

Division of Vascular Surgery


Moderator:  Ranjan Sudan, M.D.



Surgical Case Conference

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

Moderator:  Jeffrey Lawson, M.D., Ph.D.


Presenter Disclosure of Financial Relationships: Drs. Pappas and Perez, indicate no financial relationships relative to the content presented and do not have any relationships to disclose.  Dr. Bolognesi indicates no financial relationships relative to the content presented, but discloses that he is the CEO and Stockholder of b3 bio, Inc.  Dr. Lawson is a Principal Investigator for Baxter, Humacyte, and Proteon; a Consultant for Cryolife and Hemosphere; and a Speaker for W. L. Gore, but indicates no personal or financial relationships to disclose which are relative to this activity.   Mr. Osho indicates no financial relationships relative to the content presented and does not have any relationships to disclose.  Dr. Sudan is a Speaker for CineMed, but indicates no personal or financial relationships to disclose which are relative to this activity.

RSS Activity Medical Director(s) Disclosure: Dr. Ranjan Sudan has no personal/financial relationships to disclose which are relative to this activity.

---Global Learning Objectives---                                               

1.     Review and discuss new advances in surgery;

2.     Present and discuss case studies, protocols, treatment guidelines and surgical/pathology report appropriate to surgery practices;

3.     Review and discuss clinical research findings and other evidence from pertinent literature.


---Accreditation Information---

The Duke University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


---Unapproved Use Disclosure---

Duke School of Medicine requires CME faculty (speakers) to disclose to the attendees: 1) When products or procedures being discussed are off-label, unlabeled, experimental, and/or investigational (Not FDA approved) ; and 2) Any limitations on the information that is presented, such as data that are preliminary or that represent ongoing research, interim analyses, and /or unsupported opinion.  Faculty at this event may discuss information about pharmaceutical agents that is outside of U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved labeling.  This information is intended solely for continuing medical education, and is not intended to promote off-label use of these medications.  If you have any questions, contact the medical affairs department of the manufacturer for the most recent prescribing information.


---Credit Designation---

The Duke University School Of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity. 



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Duke North Room 2002
Duke North Room 2002
Durham, NC 27701
United States
Session date: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 - 7:00am to 9:00am

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Alexander Perez, M.D.; Asishana Osho, M.P.H.; Dani Bolognesi, Ph.D.; Jeffrey H. Lawson, M.D., Ph.D.;