Clinical Trials Day Celebration
Sharp HealthCare held its inaugural Clinical Trials Day Celebration and Showcase on May 20th, 2019 from noon to 5 p.m. The goal was to present innovative research conducted at Sharp HealthCare, increase awareness of Sharp’s Research capabilities and requirements, and improve community outreach to potential research participants. The CME showcase was a success with 187 registered for attendance, 35 table displays and eight researchers presenting their studies. Congratulations to the Sharp Research Team and Director, DeAnn Cary, PhD!
Incorporating Updated Guidelines into the Management of Breast Cancer
On June 13th the Oncology Service Line hosted a CME event titled Incorporating Updated Guidelines into the Management of Breast Cancer addressing changes to the AJCC guidelines published in its 8th edition. It was a well-attended event comprised of more than 50% physician attendees, as well as various other health care professionals.
Thank you to Dr. Christy Russell from Genomic Health who gave an engaging presentation and to our Sharp physician panel comprised of Dr. Christina Casteel, Dr. Omid Bakhtar, Dr. Siavash Jabbari and Dr. Igor Medic, who provided feedback and discussion on various challenging case studies.
2019 Primary Care Conference, Aloha From Kauai! December 4 - 8, 2019
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa, Koloa, Hawaii. Celebrating 16 years, this year’s national conference will focus on the educational needs of primary care physicians, including family physicians, internists and any others interested in learning about the latest developments in the field of primary care medicine. Topics will include cardiology, medical oncology, gastroenterology, infectious disease, psychiatry, dermatology, emergency medicine, and pulmonology.
One of this year’s internationally renowned speakers is Jose R. Maldonado, MD, FAPM, FACFE. Dr. Maldonado is the Medical Director of Psychosomatic Medicine and Chief of Psychiatric Emergency Services and Transplant Psychiatry at Stanford University Medical Center. He has been the recipient of many awards including the Franz-Köhler-Inflammation-Award from the German Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (DGAI) for extraordinary achievements in research on inflammation and its relationship to the pathophysiology of delirium.
Sharp HealthCare’s 2019 Perspectives on Glioblastoma
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sharp Spectrum Auditorium, San Diego, CA 92118. The Jim and Mary Cloud Visiting Professorship of the Laurel Amtower Cancer Institute & Neuro-Oncology Center invites neurosurgeons, radiation oncologist, oncologists, neurologists, pathologists and primary care physicians to a dinner presentation on Perspectives on Glioblastoma by Linda M. Liau, MD, PhD, MBA, Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at UCLA. To register click here!
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