Continuing Medical Education

Floating Hospital for Children offers a variety of continuing medical education courses to healthcare professionals.

CME events in the community

Each year, we partner with our affiliates to bring you one of the region's finest educational opportunities for pediatricians and family practitioners. The Update in Pediatrics program is a one, half-day complementary CME course and educational lecture series. The program provides a day of stimulating education, discussion and networking for you and your colleagues. It's a great opportunity to learn more about changes in the practice of pediatrics, as well as the many advancements happening at Floating Hospital for Children.

Learn more about Update in Pediatrics >

Tufts Medical Center offers a variety of continuing medical education courses to healthcare professionals. If you are a healthcare professional, please feel free to attend any of our weekly Grand Rounds. 

FOR THE WEEK OF October 14 - October 18, 2019

Mon

10/14

Holiday - No Grand Rounds Scheduled


 

Tues

10/15

OB/GYN
7:45-8:45am
Stearns Auditorium

Unequal Outcomes for Women with Gynecologic Malignancies

Stephen Fiascone, MD
Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston Medical Center; Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Medicine
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Molecular Medicine
Noon-1pm
Stearns  Auditorium

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Potential of Extracellular Vesicles in the Canine Cardiovascular

Vicky Yang, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
Research Assistant Professor, Cardiology, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

 

Wed

10/16

Co-sponsored 
Grand Rounds
noon-1pm
Wolff Auditorium


Conflict Engagement: Strategies for Connecting with Patients, Families, Colleagues and Yourself

Debra Gerardi, RN, MPH, JD
Conflict Engagement Specialist; Professional Certified Coach; President & Chief Creative Officer, Emerging HealthCare Communities (EHCCO), LLC
 
 


 


 
 

Thurs

10/17

Anesthesiology
7-8am
Anesthesiology Large Conference Room


Multidisciplinary: Maternal Levels of Care

Sarah Rae Easter, MD
Anesthesiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
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Neurosciences
9-10am
Wolff Auditorium

Stroke Interventions

Robert D. Ecker, MD
Endovascular Neurosurgeon, Maine Medical Partners Neurosurgery
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Co-sponsored 
Grand Rounds
noon-1pm
Wolff Auditorium


Conflict Engagement: Strategies for Connecting with Patients, Families, Colleagues and Yourself

Debra Gerardi, RN, MPH, JD
Conflict Engagement Specialist; Professional Certified Coach; President & Chief Creative Officer, Emerging HealthCare Communities (EHCCO), LLC
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Psychiatry
noon-1pm
Stearns Auditorium


Reclaiming Our Role in Addiction Treatment: Ethical Practice in a Challenging World

John A. Renner, Jr., MD
Professor of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine

Fri

10/18

Medicine
noon-1pm
Wolff Auditorium

Cognitive Factors in Clinical Decision Making

Pat Croskerry, MD
Professor of Emergency Medicine and in Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Noon-1pm
Anesthesiology Large Conference Room

The Pathologist’s Role in Evaluating EMR Specimens in Barrett’s Esophagus

Natalie A. Ciomek, MD
Surgical Pathologist/
Hematopathologist, Tufts Medical Center; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
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Mother Infant Research Institute
Noon-1pm
Stearns Auditorium

Current Status and Problem of Non-invasive Prenatal Testing in Japan

Osamu Samura, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics 
and Gynecology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Japan