Department Grand Rounds: Available Online

Webex Logo to join online grand roundsFriday’s, 7am to 8:30am CST, available through WebEx

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August 7th, 2020

Speaker: Cesar Nahas, MD, Visiting Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery and Zain Al Rstum, MD, Thoracic Surgery Fellow at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Topic: “Myocardial protection during open heart surgery

Target Audience and Needs:  Physicians, residents, fellows, and community physicians need to be regularly updated with clinical guidelines, technological innovations, and health system QI process changes in cardiothoracic and vascular surgery so they can implement them in clinical practice to enhance the quality of care and improve patient outcomes.

Educational Methods:  Educational methods will include lectures, case presentations, and panel discussion.

Activity Evaluation:  Participants will be asked to complete a session evaluation.

Accreditation/Credit Designation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Baylor College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Next Grand Rounds: August 14.