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Medical Grand Rounds

Thursday, June 1, 2017
8:00am – 9:00am

UConn Health
Low Learning Center

Medical Grand Rounds Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Department of Medicine

Speaker: Padmanabhan Prekumar, MD Assistant Director, Dept. of Medicine, Hartford Hospital Site Director, Hartford Hospital UCONN Internal Medicine Residency Program

Title: Utility of Echocardiogram in the Evaluation of Heart Murmurs (3rd of 3 sessions for MOC – attendance at all 3 required for MOC) Learning Objectives: 1. Explain the importance of cardiac physical exam in mainstay in evaluation of heart murmurs. 2. Discuss the utility of echocardiograms in evaluation of different heart murmurs and its cost implications. 3. Understand different society guidelines as it impacts clinical decision making and ordering of cardiac ultrasounds.

Time: 8:00-8:30 a.m.

Speaker: Edgar R. Naut, MD Hospitalist – Internal Medicine St. Francis Medical Group

Title: The Approach to Occult Gastrointestinal Bleed (3rd of 3 sessions for MOC – attendance at all 3 required for MOC) Learning Objectives: 1. Will be able to define occult gastrointestinal bleeding. 2. Discuss the most common etiologies of gastrointestinal bleeding. 3. Review the cost effectiveness of various diagnostic strategies for occult gastrointestinal bleeding.

Time: 8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

Date: June 1, 2017

Location: Henry Low Learning Center

Target Audience: The Department of Medicine faculty, housestaff and students, though many topics will be of interest to housestaff, students and other faculty members within the University of CT Schools of Medicine and Dental Medicine.

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

ABIM MOC Statement: Successful completion of ALL three designated CME activities (attached event is only one of three separate sessions), which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 3 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners


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