Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside: “Medical Education History: A Comparison of the Japanese and U.S. Experiences”



Date
March 19, 2015
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
Brian Heist, MD, MSc, FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Location
West Wing Auditorium, UPMC Shadyside
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Certification Supervisor


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

Dr. Heist will briefly review the affiliations between UPMC Shadyside and Japanese teaching hospitals. He will then explore the histories of Japanese and U.S. medical education, in part to help understand the motivations for these affiliations and for Japanese interest in U.S. clinical training.