Surgery Grand Rounds

May 7, 2014

Duke North – Room 2002

                                                

 7:00 – 7:10 a.m.

“Robotic Low Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer and Short-term Oncologic Outcomes”

Paul J. Speicher, M.D.

Research Fellow II

General Surgery

 

Moderator:  John Migaly, M.D.

 

7:10 – 7:25 a.m.

“Short-term Oncologic Outcomes are Superior Following Laparoscopic Versus Open Low Anterior Resection for Rectal Cancer: Results from the National Cancer Data Base”

Daniel Nussbaum, M.D.

Research Fellow I

General Surgery

 

Moderator:  John Migaly, M.D.

 

7:25 – 8:00 a.m.

“Morbidity, Mortality, and Outcomes after Re-operative Bariatric Surgery in the USA”

Ranjan Sudan, M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery

Division of Metabolic and Weight Loss Surgery

Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Vice Chair of Education, Department of Surgery

 

Moderator:  John Migaly, M.D.

 

 

Surgical Case Conference

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

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

 

 

Presenter Disclosure of Financial Relationships: Drs. Migaly, Speicher, and Nussbaum indicate no financial relationships relative to the content presented and no personal/financial relationships to disclose which are relative to this activity.  Dr. Sudan indicates that he is a Speaker for CineMed, but has no personal/financial relationships to disclose which are relative to this activity.  Dr. Lawson indicates that he is a Principal Investigator for Baxter, Humacyte, and Proteon; a Consultant for Cryolife and Hemosphere; and a Speaker for W. L. Gore, but has no personal/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 general surgery;
  2. Present and discuss case studies, protocols, treatment guidelines and surgical/pathology report appropriate to General Surgery practice;
  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.

 

In order to receive CME Credit, learners must sign in at the beginning of this event.

 

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Speaker Name: 
Various
Location: 
Duke North Room 2002
Duke North Room 2002
Durham, NC 27701
United States
Room Number: 
Duke North Room 2002
Session date: 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 7:00am to 9:00am
Credit:
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

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