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John W. Deming Department of Medicine
Presents
Medicine Grand Rounds
 
“Handoffs and the Lost Art of Communication”
 
Joanna Abraham, PhD
         Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Medicine 
                    School of Medicine
                    Washington University at St. Louis
 
 
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™
 
LIVESTREAMING available on:  ZOOM and TUSOM Facebook Live
 

Tulane scientists find a switch to flip and turn off breast cancer growth and spread

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Researchers at Tulane University School of Medicine identified a gene that causes an aggressive form of breast cancer to rapidly grow.  More importantly, they have also discovered a way to “turn it off” and inhibit cancer from occurring.  The animal study results have been so compelling that the team is now working on FDA approval to begin clinical trials and has published...

John W. Deming Department of Medicine
Presents
Medicine Grand Rounds
 
“COVID-19 African American & Minority Mortality: Patient Outcomes & Public Health Responses”
 
Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC ,FAHA , FASPC, FNLA
Gerald S. Berenson Endowed Chair in Preventive Cardiology
Professor of Medicine, 
Tulane School of Medicine 
 
 
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™
 

John W. Deming Department of Medicine
Presents
Medicine Grand Rounds
 
“Cardiovascular Issues Related to the COVID-19 Pandemic”
 
Robert C. Hendel, MD, FACC, FAHA, FSCCT, MASNC
Sidney W. and Marilyn S. Lassen Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine
Professor of Medicine and Radiology
Chief, Section of Cardiology       
Director, Tulane University Heart & Vascular Institute
Tulane School of Medicine 
 
 
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm

The relaxation of “stay at home” orders, and a return to work and (limited) interactions can be accompanied by stress, anger, awkwardness and other issues related to our “new normal” just not being the same as before.
 
Please join us for a Tulane School of Medicine Community Town Hall, wher by much demand we bring back our panel of experts in stress, mindfulness, disaster trauma -- all available to answer your questions live. 
 
Stress Roundtable Panelists: 
Stacy Drury, MD, PhD (Tulane Professor of Child Psychiatry, Medicine)

Going viral: Tulane staffer shifts roles into COVID-19 science whisperer

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As researchers at Tulane and worldwide race to unravel the mysteries of COVID-19, one Tulane employee is studying the studies.

 

Claiborne “Clay” Christian, a business development officer in the Office of Research Business Development, is the force behind The Tulane...

Goggles for Docs sends protective eye gear to COVID-19 frontline medical workers

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Tulane University may be far from the slopes, but standard snow skiing equipment is being put to good use here in New Orleans. Dr. Marcia Glass, an associate professor of medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine, coordinated a donation from Goggles for Docs, a nationwide effort to deliver protective goggles to frontline workers caring for COVID-19 patients....

John W. Deming Department of Medicine
Presents
Medicine Grand Rounds
 
“Office of Faculty Affairs Training on Faculty180”
 
Marie “Tonette” Krousel-Wood, MD, MSPH
Associate Provost
Senior Associate Dean
Tulane School of Medicine 
 
Wendy Stark, JD
Director of Faculty Affairs 
Tulane School of Medicine 
 
 
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™
 
LIVESTREAMING available on:  ZOOM
 

For the last eight weeks we have faced an unprecedented challenge with the COVID-19 pandemic, including a direct impact on our Tulane community.  At the same time, New Orleans – and the world – turned to the Tulane School of Medicine for medical treatment and scientific answers.  As we continue to chart our path forward, the entire SoM community is invited to join a moderated SoM Dean’s Town Hall where we will present information and answer your questions.

John W. Deming Department of Medicine
Presents
Medicine Grand Rounds
 
“House Calls in the 21st Century: Making Telemedicine Work in Your Practice”
 
Reena Mehta, MD, FAAAI
Adjunct Instructor
Tulane School of Medicine 
 
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
12:00pm - 1:00pm
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™
 
LIVESTREAMING available on:
The Tulane School of Medicine Facebook Page using Facebook Live
OR
ZOOM
 

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