December 2010


Friday, December 3, 2010    Quarterly Multidisciplinary Perioperative Morbidity and Mortality Improvement Conference

6:30-7:55 am MPMMIC 
"Morbidity and Mortality Improvement"
Presenters TBD

 8:10- 8:55 am Residents’ Teaching Conference
"Quarterly Research Focus"
Dr. Jim Goldenring, Vice Chairman for Research
William Cooper, MD, MPH, Program Director of Vanderbilt MPH program
Melanie Overton, M.Ed., Program Manager of Vanderbilt MSCI program
Bonnie Miller, MD, Senior Associate Dean for Health Sciences Education

Friday, December 10, 2010 

7-7:55 am Surgical Grand Rounds 
"Surgical Injury and the Pathogenic Potential of our Microbial Partners: What we don't know can hurt us"
John Alverdy, MD, FACS
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Surgery
Director Minimally Invasive Surgery
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

8:10- 8:55 am Residents’ Teaching Conference
"Town Hall Meeting"
John L. Tarpley, MD, Program Director, General Surgery Residency Program
Stephanie A. Rowe, Coordinator, General Surgery Residency Program
Margaret Tarpley, MLS
Matthew P. Landman, MD, Resident in Research
Kyla P. Terhune, MD, Chief Resident

Friday, December 17, 2010   VMS Oral Exams - No Grand Rounds

7:00-8:55 am Residents' Teaching Conference
PGY I, II, III Residents - Skills Labs
PGY IV & V Residents - Mock Oral Boards Practice Sessions


Friday, December 24, 2010    Christmas Break - No Grand Rounds, No RTC

Friday, December 31, 2010    New Year's Eve - No Grand Rounds, No RTC