Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Morbidity and Mortality Conference”



Date
March 12, 2015
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
David Levenson, MD and Sarah Merriam, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Partners in Nephrology and Endocrinology (Levenson); Chief Medical Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Merriam)
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Certification Supervisor


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

The Morbidity and Mortality Conference consists of a description and discussion of a patient case that did not have an ideal conclusion. The conference is non-punitive and non-accusatory. It is a learning tool to help physicians avoid similar outcomes in the future.