Grand Rounds, June 8


Michael G. Fitzsimons, MD, FCCP will be our speaker at the next Grand Rounds on June 8, 2017. His Lecture title is “Impaired Providers – Now it is a Patient Safety Issue: What Works and What Does Not”.


  1. Introduce the incidence of substance use disorders (SUD) among anesthetists and other healthcare providers.
  2. Discuss the impact of substance abuse on individuals, family, and society.
  3. Discuss the literature on efforts to reduce substance abuse including surveillance, control, and education.

Grand Rounds take place Thursdays at 7 AM in Hurd Hall. Watch the webcast:

Upcoming Grand Rounds:

  • 6/15/2017: Patient-Based Learning Discussion
  • 6/22/2017: Jeffrey Iliff, PhD
  • 6/29/2017: Quality Assurance Committee Meeting
  • 7/6/2017: State of the Department – Colleen Koch, MD, MS, MBA, FACC
  • 7/13/2017: Liselotte Dyrbye, MD
  • 7/20/2017: Patient-Based Learning Discussion
  • 7/27/2017: Quality Assurance Committee Meeting