“Morbidity and Mortality Conference”

Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside



Date
June 27, 2013
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
David Levenson, MD and Mayank Lahoti, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Partners in Nephrology and Endocrinology (Levenson) and Chief Medical Resident, Department of Internal Medicine, UPMC Shadyside (Lahoti)
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.