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4th annual Margaret M. Calarco Leadership Lectureship

October 5, 2022

All Michigan Medicine faculty and staff are invited to attend the 4th annual Margaret M. Calarco Leadership Lectureship, which will be held on Friday, Oct. 21, from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. A co-sponsored event by U-M Health and U-M School of Nursing, the Calarco Lectureship is in honor of Margaret Calarco, former chief nurse executive of the U-M Health System. This year’s lecture will be held live at Danto Auditorium inside the Frankel Cardiovascular Center. Attendees can tune in on Zoom or join a live viewing at the School of Nursing’s Lecture Hall (Room 2250) on 426 North Ingalls. The…

34th annual Update in Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

September 29, 2022

This course will benefit hospitalists and general internists, family physicians, pulmonologists, intensivists, physicians-in-training, and allied health professionals who care for patients with pulmonary diseases. Health providers who venture into the critical care setting will find this course increases their clinical acumen in these domains. After this course, participants will identify and treat drug-induced lung disease. At the end of this activity, participant should be able to: understand up-to-date therapeutic options for patients living with COPD.identify and treat drug-induced lung disease & diagnose and treat patients with severe ARDS.describe the importance of multi-disciplinary care in severe asthma & evaluate and manage…

Semi-Annual Heart and Vascular Symposium: A Practical Update for the Primary Care Provider

September 28, 2022

The Semi-Annual Heart and Vascular Symposium course will take place virtually via Zoom Friday, Oct. 21 from 12:50 p.m. – 5 p.m. This course will be of interest to community and academic general internists, family physicians, advance practice providers, physicians and nurses in training, and allied health professionals who care for patients with cardiovascular disease in the outpatient setting. Topics to be covered include, but are not limited to: Stress Testing: When to Order, What to Order, and What to Do with The Results, Making a Diagnosis of Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction, and What Do You Do When You’ve…

Updates in Lupus

August 26, 2022

The Updates in Lupus course will take place virtually via zoom Saturday, Oct. 22, from 8:30am – 12:15pm. This course is intended for primary care physicians, internal medicine physicians, rheumatologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, residents in internal medicine, rheumatologist fellows and other health care providers. Topics to be covered include, but are not limited to, What is Lupus (Really) and How Do We Treat it? as well as Getting to a Cure: The Role of Research in SLE. This course has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and MOC credit. Visit our course webpage

25th Annual Liver Disease Wrap-Up

August 24, 2022

The 25th annual Liver Disease Wrap-Up course will take place Saturday, Dec. 3 at The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan from 7:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. This seminar will summarize presentations made at the 74th American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) meeting held in Washington DC in November 2022. New information regarding the management of hepatitis B and C, fatty liver disease, and complications of portal hypertension and cirrhosis will be presented. In addition, case-based discussions on the current approach to patients with hepatitis and patients with advanced liver disease and portal hypertension will be…

Bridging the Gaps: Incorporating Religion and Spirituality in Whole Person Care

August 24, 2022

Bridging the Gaps: Incorporating Religion and Spirituality in Whole Person Care course will review how a patient’s religion and/or spirituality can intersect with health care so that participants can apply this knowledge in holistic patient-centered care. This course will teach how to use standardized assessments such as the FICA tool, to understand the role spirituality plays in the lives of their patients and participants will utilize a team-based, inter-professional approach, including the utilization of community partners, in the care of patients with spiritual distress. The U-M Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to…

Home Mechanical Ventilation: A Multidisciplinary Approach

August 24, 2022

This course will benefit pulmonologists, respiratory therapists, physical medicine and rehabilitation clinicians, physicians-in-training, advanced practice providers, nurses, social workers, and registered dietitians who care for patients on home mechanical ventilation. After this activity, participants will safely transition new tracheostomy patients from hospital to home. The U-M Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in…

11th Annual Western Michigan Liver Round-Up

July 27, 2022

Course will include new information regarding the evaluation and management of patients with hepatic steatosis and alcoholic liver disease. Case-based discussions on the current approach to patients with checkpoint inhibitor hepatotoxicity and fatty liver disease will also be presented. Continuing Education credits available https://michmed.org/3Aqgr

State of the Art: Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation

July 27, 2022

The University of Michigan Transplant Center holds the State of the Art: Kidney & Pancreas Transplantation course each year to update health care professionals on topics in kidney & pancreas transplantation. After activity completion participants will be able to better educate their patients on kidney allocation, facilitate waitlisting and maintenance of waitlisting, better treat the patient with a failing kidney transplant, and effectively comanage COVID-19 infection in kidney transplant recipients. Continuing Education credits available https://michmed.org/QrMrR