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Internal Medicine CME Events

Update in Internal Medicine

March 26-28, 2020

Due to the evolving situation with COVID-19 nationally and in the DFW area and in accordance with UTSW institutional guidance, we have made the decision to postpone the CME Update in Internal Medicine course in the interest of the safety and well-being of our faculty and attendees. We are exploring possible dates later this summer for the course, and additional information will be posted and distributed if the course is rescheduled.

Course Directors
Srikanth Nagalla, M.D.
Program Director, Hematology Oncology Fellowship
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

James Cutrell, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Venue
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building - Auditorium
6001 Forest Park Rd.
Dallas, TX 75093
United States


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UTSW/THR Cardiovascular Symposium

2020

Course Director
Joseph Hill, M.D., Ph.D. 
Professor and Clinical Chief, Division of Cardiology
Medical Director, Heart Failure, LVAD, and Cardiac Transplantation Program
Program Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship Program

This course will describe the latest advances in cardiovascular medicine, including current clinical applications and evolving management strategies. The format shall include didactic instruction mixed with illustrative cases by national and local leaders in the field, with interactive discussions.


6th Annual Update in Liver Disease

2021

Course Directors
Shannan Tujios, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases

Jorge Marrero, M.D.
Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases

This activity is a review course intended to update providers on a diverse range of topics in liver disease, including viral hepatitis, fatty liver disease, hepatocellular carcinoma, and liver transplantation. The conference will focus on recent advances published at DDW, AASLD, and EASL this past year. The presentations will be beneficial to all providers caring for liver diseases. The discussion will be centered on cases in order to make the activity interactive and practical, and this activity will include a session on real-life consultation by experts.


What's New in GI?

2021

Course Director
Kerry Dunbar, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases

Venue
T. Boone Pickens Biomedical Building - Auditorium
6001 Forest Park Rd.
Dallas, TX 75093
United States

This program is designed to provide attendees current information on how to recognize symptoms and use current data to establish diagnosis and formulate the appropriate treatment plans for the management of gastrointestinal diseases. Several topics will be presented at a live, one day symposium through lectures and question and answer sessions by experts in the field of gastroenterology. This course is designed for gastroenterologists, GI surgeons, internists, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and nurses with an interest in gastroenterology and hepatology.


Dallas Advanced Heart Failure Symposium

2021

Course Director
Mark Drazner, M.D., M.Sc. 
Professor and Clinical Chief, Division of Cardiology 
Medical Director, Heart Failure, LVAD, and Cardiac Transplantation Program 
Program Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship Program

Course Director
Justin Grodin, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Cardiology

The activities include traditional lectures focusing on the salient features of a case-based clinical question that will also incorporate interactive short-question-answer sessions. As a result of these, the learner should have a better understanding of the current state of evidence for the management and clinical evaluation of patients in cardiogenic shock. This includes exploring the clinical utility of state-of-the-art temporary and durable mechanical circulatory support devices, the management of cardiogenic shock following myocardial infarction, the expert management of incessant ventricular tachycardia, and to better understand the interprofessional role of the "shock team" in the management of cardiogenic shock.