This special hospital-wide grand rounds during Sepsis Awareness Week will cover changing best practices and our progress in combatting the most common cause of mortality among patients admitted to SMH.
Anthony P. Pietropaoli, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit
Elise W. van der Jagt, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics and Critical Care
Chief, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Sepsis Alliance member
Drs. Pietropaoli and van der Jagt will share updated best practices for both adults and children. They will also show our performance compares to other hospitals in New York State and our risk adjusted mortality.
Mr. Wilson will share the story of his brother's battle with severe sepsis.
Lunch will be served.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The University of Rochester Medical Center, Center for Experiential Learning is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0005. This activity is approved for 1.0 Social Work continuing education hour(s).
Friday, September 14 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
School of Medicine and Dentistry, Upper S-Wing Auditorium (3-7619)
415 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642