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GME Core Curriculum and Competency Lecture Series

GME Core Curriculum Lecture Series

The core curriculum is offered by MD Anderson faculty to all trainees enrolled in graduate medical education programs. The series is sponsored by the Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC) and is designed in concert with other institutional programs to meet Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) curriculum requirements. It also provides our trainees with a strong foundation in clinical oncology and the conduct of clinical trials.

Course Coordinator

Emil J Freireich, M.D.

Course Organizer

Vivek Subbiah, M.D.

Access to lectures

The lectures are available via Podcasts exclusively in iTunes U. (log in using your MyID credentials)

2014-15 Topics

Block 1Block 2Block 3
History of MD Anderson Cancer Center
Emil J Freireich, M.D.
Approach to the Patient with Cancer of Unknown Primary
Gauri Varadhachary, M.D.
Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Tumors
Robert Wolff, M.D.
Novel Therapies in Colorectal Cancer
Scott Kopetz, M.D.
Neuro-Oncology and Neuro-Imaging
Mark R. Gilbert, M.D.
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Jennifer Litton, M.D.
Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology
Vivek Subbiah, M.D.
Overview of Sarcomas
Shreyaskumar Patel, M.D.
Lymphoma: State of the Art and Novel Therapies
Fredrick B. Hagemeister, M.D.
Phase II/III Protocols and Measuring of Treatment Outcomes
Robert Benjamin, M.D.
Anesthesiology in Cancer Care
Johnathan Wilks, M.D.
Hematological Complications of Cancer Care
Michael Kroll, M.D.
Principles of Radiation Oncology
Melenda Jeter, M.D.
Targeted Therapy of Cancer:A Journey from bench to Pharma to patient
John Mendelsohn, M.D.
Lung Cancer
George Simon, M.D.
Introduction to Myeloma
Robert Orlowski, M.D.
Stem Cell Transplantation
Richard Champlin, M.D.
Overview of Molecular Epidemiology
Cielito Reyes-Gibby, M.D.
Cancer Immunotherapy for Physicians
Dean Lee, M.D.
Principles of Surgical Oncology
Jeffrey E. Lee, M.D.
Progress in GU Cancers: The Future is Here
Nizar Tannir, M.D.
Cancer Survivorship
Alma Rodriguez, M.D
Drug Development in Oncology
Daving Hong, M.D
The Hallmarks of Cancer
David McConkey, M.D.
Molecular Diagnostics/Histopathology
Russell Broaddus, M.D
Geriatric Cancer
Holly M Holmes, M.D
Therapy of Head and Neck Cancer
Merrill Kies, M.D.
Clinical Research Ethics
Colleen Gallagher, M.D
Integrative Medicine and Cancer
Richard T. Lee, M.D
Melanoma: Treatment and Novel Strategies
Patrick Hwu, M.D.
Recognizing Quality Improvement Opportunities
Anita Ying, M.D
Hereditary Gastrointestinal Cancer Syndromes
Vilar-Sanchez, M.D
Acute Leukemias
Gautham Borthakur, M.D.
Personalized Medicine
Gordon Mills, M.D
Pediatric Oncology
Michael Rytting, M.D
Targeting Cell Cycle Regulators in Medicine
Khandan Keyomarsi, M.D.

 

GME Competency Lecture Series

The competency lecture series is offered by MD Anderson faculty to all trainees enrolled in graduate medical education programs. The series is sponsored by the Graduate Medical Education Committee (GMEC) and is designed in concert with other institutional programs to meet Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) curriculum requirements. The lecture series is designed to address and implement the six ACGME competencies: (1) Patient Care, (2) Medical Knowledge, (3) Practice Based Learning and Improvement, (4) System Based Practice, (5) Professionalism and (6) Interpersonal Skills and Communication.

Course Coordinator

Walter Baile, M.D.

Time and Location

The first Monday of the month at 5:15 pm in the Hickey Auditorium (except as noted).  These lectures are also recorded and can be found in iTunes U 3-5 days after the live lecture. (log in using your MyID credentials)

All current GME fellows and residents are expected to attend.

2014-15 Topics and Schedule

DateTopicSpeaker
8/4/2014

Physician Stress and Burnout

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Warren Holleman, Ph.D.
9/2/2014

Being an Academic Clinician

(R11.1100 - Rooms 1-2,7-8)

Robert Wolff, M.D.
10/6/2014

Principles of Effective Teamwork

(Recording not available, slides only)

Naoto Ueno, MD, PhD/Janis Yadiny
11/3/2014

Promoting the Healing Relationship

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Daniel Epner, MD
12/1/2014

Professional Boundary Issues

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Colleen Gallagher, PhD
1/5/2015

Conducting a Family Meeting

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Donna Zhukovsky, MD
2/2/2015

Religious and Spiritual Aspects of Cancer Care

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Marvin Delgado, MD
3/2/2015

Giving and Receiving Feedback

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Walter Baile, MD
4/6/2015

Establishing Yourself

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Robert Tillman, PhD
5/4/2015

Behavioral Interviewing

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Courtney Holladay, PhD
6/1/2015

Organizing Yourself for Optimum Productivity

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Janis Simon, MA, BA

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