Urology Grand Rounds

Urology Grand Rounds Academic Schedule - 6:30-8:00 am

Urology Conference Room - Perelman Center, 3rd floor, West Pavilion, Room 3-335W
July 2017
6 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
+ Management Conference, 6:30-7:00am
13 Journal Club
+ Management Conference, 6:30-7:00am
+ Sub-Intern Presentation (possible)
20 Clinical Competency - Alan J. Wein, MD, PhD (Hon), FACS
+ Sub-Intern Presentation(s)
27 Medical Malpractice Basics - Mary Ellen Nepps, Esq.
+ Management Conference, 6:30-7:00am
+ Sub-Intern Presentation(s)
August 2017
3 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
10 Oral Medications for OAB, Current and Future - Alan J. Wein, MD, PhD (Hon), FACS
+ 6:30-7:00 am Management Conference
17 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am Management Conference
24 Eugene Kleiner and Surgeon Scientists in the New Millennium - Stephen A. Zderic, MD
+ 6:30 - 6:50 am Patient & Family Services - Megan Melick, LSW / Suzanne Sweeney, BSN + Sub-Intern Presentation
31 Geriatric Urology - George W. Drach, MD, FACS, FCPP
September 2017
7 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
+ MA-AUA Research Project Presentations
14 Immunotherapy for advanced bladder cancer: a primer - Ibardo A. Zambrano, MD
+ 6:30-7:00 am  Management Conference
+ Sub-Intern Presentation
21 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am Management Conference
+ Sub-intern Presentation
28 Penn Surgery MMXVII - Ronald P. DeMatteo, MD, FACS
Location: Flyers/76ers Surgery Theatre, G/F White
Time: 7:00 am – 8:00 am
October 2017
5 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
12 Duty Hours, Professionalism, and the Clinical Learning Environment - Steven Stain, MD
Location: Flyers/76ers Surgery Theatre, G/F White
Time: 7:00 am – 8:00 am Surgery Grand Rounds
19 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am  Management Conference
26 Understanding Consumer Decision Making in the Era of Public Reporting
Justin B. Ziemba, MD
+ 6:30-7:00 am
A summary analysis of our patient safety culture survey
Justin B. Ziemba, MD and Alexander J. Skokan, MD
November 2017
2 No GR
3 VP Day - Eila C. Skinner, MD
9 Urinary Stone Disease: One-time event or something more complex?
- Joshua Stern, MD
+ 6:30-7:00 am Management Conference
16 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
23 No GR - Happy Thanksgiving!
30 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am Management Conference
December 2017
7 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
+ 6:30 – 7:00 am
Improving Patient Safety Event Reporting Among Urology Residents - Justin B. Ziemba, MD
14 To stent or not to stent
Athena Christakos, MD and Cara E. Wright, MD
21 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am Management Conference
28 Happy Holidays! - No conference

January 2018
4 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
+ 6:30 – 6:40 am     Quality Minute
Justin B. Ziemba, MD / Adele Caruso, DNP, CRNP
+ 6:40-7:10 am  Management Conference
11 Stones and Bones: Should postmenopausal women get calcium and vitamin D supplementation?
Siobhan M. Hartigan, MD and Eliza L. DeFroda, MD
18 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am  Management Conference
25 Nocturia: Update
Alan J. Wein, MD, PhD (Hon), FACS
+ 6:30-7:00 am  Management Conference
February 2018
1 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
+ 6:30 – 6:40 am  Quality Minute
+ 6:40 - 7:10 am  Management Conference
8 CANCELLED
15 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am  Management Conference
22 T1a Renal Mass Biopsy: Clinical tool or academic curiosity?
Christopher R. Miller, MD and David A. Kurz, MD
23 CHOP Visiting Professor
Robert M. Weiss, MD, FACS, FAAP
March 2018
1 Measuring and Improving Performance in Surgical Training - Gary L. Dunnington, MD
Location: Flyers/76ers Surgery Theatre - Ground White Building 7:00 AM
8 Initial Management of Urethral Trauma: Primary Endoscopic Realignment vs. Delayed Repair
Kinnari R. Patel, MD vs Matthew G. Heavner, MD
15 Management, Morbidity and Mortality 
+ 6:30 – 6:40 am     Quality Minute
+ 6:40 - 7:10 am      Management Conference
22 Prone vs Supine PCNL
Katherine M. Fischer, MD and Lior M. Hirsch, MD
29 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am   Management Conference
April 2018
5 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
+ 6:30 – 6:40 am     Quality Minute        
+ 6:40 - 7:10 am      Management Conference
12 Immunology in Urologic Oncology - S. Bruce Malkowicz, MD
+ Sub-Intern Presentation
19 Journal Club
+ 6:30-7:00 am   Management Conference
+ Sub-Intern Presentation
26 AUA Research Presentations
Urology Residents, Research Staff and Others
May 2018
3 Mandatory Billing Compliance and Chart Documentation
Robert Bacon and James Flaherty
Note: This session is their series and not Urology. CME credits will be handled by their office and session code will be provided by the speakers. Session ends at 8:30 am
10 Bladder Cancer Survivorship
Robert S. Krouse, MD
+ 6:30 - 7:00 am  Management Conference
17 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
+ 6:30 - 6:40 am  Quality Minute
+ 6:40 - 7:10 am  Management Conference
24 Developing Solutions to Improve our Patient Safety Culture
Dr. Justin Ziemba, Dr. Alex Skokan & Amanda Buckley
Location: Smilow Center for Translational Research, 10th Floor, Rm. 10-146 AB
31 Improving Communication in Outpatient Providers
Steven E. Raper, MD, JD
+ 6:30 - 7:00 am  Management Conference
June 2018
7 Management, Morbidity and Mortality
+ 6:30 - 6:40 am      Quality Minute        
+ 6:40 - 7:10 am      Management Conference
14 Management Conference
21 Journal Club
+ 6:30 - 7:00 am      Management Conference
28 MRI prior to first prostate needle biopsy in men with elevated PSA
Dr. Marshall C. Strother vs Dr. Ibardo A. Zambrano
+ 6:30 - 7:00 am      Management Conference