Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside

Medical Grand Rounds at UPMC Shadyside - THE TWELFTH COOPER LECTURESHIP: “The Hospitalist Movement at 15: Key Lessons from America’s Fastest Growing Specialty”



Date
October 30, 2014
Time
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Speaker(s)
Robert M. Wachter, MD
Professor and Associate Chairman-Department of Medicine, Chief-Division of Hospital Medicine, Marc and Lynne Benioff Endowed Chair, University of California, San Francisco; Visiting Professor, Harvard School of Public Health (2014)
Location
Herberman Conference Center Auditorium, UPMC Cancer Pavilion
Category
UPMC Shadyside, Department of Medicine
Contact
Justine Rubino
Certification Supervisor


412-647-8261
rubinoje@upmc.edu
Description

Upon conclusion of this presentation, attendees should be able to: name at least one factor that drove the initial growth of the hospitalist movement; name at least two forces that have promoted additional growth that were not present at the conception of the hospitalist field; and name at least one other “site-defined generalist specialty” in addition to hospital medicine.