Medicine Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

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



Date
May 14, 2015
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
David Levenson, MD and Jonathan Lee, 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 (Lee)
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.