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 Organizer

Daniel Epner, M.D.

Access to lectures

The podcasts are available on Office of Graduate Medical Education 'Educational Programs' intranet page.

2015-2016 Topics

Required Core Curriculum Podcast Lectures for 2015-2016
History of M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
Emil J Freireich, M.D.
Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology
Vivek Subbiah, M.D.
Principles of Radiation Oncology
Melenda Jeter, M.D., M.P.H.
Anesthesiology in Cancer Care
Johnathan Wilks, M.D.
Targeted Therapy of Cancer:A Journey from bench to Pharma to patient
John Mendelsohn, M.D.
Principles of Surgical Oncology
Jeffrey E. Lee, M.D.
Overview of Cancer Epigenetics
Anil Sood, M.D.
Patient Safety
Lisa Burton,B.S.
Emergencies in Cancer Medicine
John Patlan, M.D.
Cancer Survivorship
Alma Rodriguez, M.D.
Molecular Diagnostics/Histopathology
Russell Broaddus, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Research Ethics
Colleen Gallagher, Ph.D.
Geriatric Cancer
Holly M Holmes, M.D.
Integrative Medicine and Cancer
Richard T. Lee, M.D.
Pediatric Oncology
Michael Rytting, M.D.
Interventional Radiology in Oncology
Sharjeel Sabir, M.D.
Pain Management and Cancer
Lakshmi Koyyalagunta, M.D.
Recognizing Quality Improvement Opportunities
Anita Ying, M.D.
Cancer Immunotherapy for Physicians
Dean Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
Overview of Molecular Epidemiology
Cielito Reyes-Gibby, Dr.P.H.
The Hallmarks of CancerDavid McConkey, Ph.D.

 

Elective Core Curriculum Podcast Lectures for 2015-2016
Novel Therapies in Colorectal Cancer
Scott Kopetz, M.D., Ph.D.
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Jennifer Litton, M.D.
Drug Development in Oncology
David S. Hong, M.D
Phase II/III Protocols and Measuring of Treatment Outcomes
Robert Benjamin, M.D.
Lung Cancer
George Simon, M.D.
Hereditary Gastrointestinal Cancer Syndromes
Vilar-Sanchez, M.D., Ph.D.
Introduction to Myeloma
Robert Orlowski, M.D., Ph.D.
Progress in GU Cancers: The Future is Here
Nizar Tannir, M.D.
Therapy of Head and Neck Cancer
Merrill Kies, M.D.
Approach to the Patient with Cancer of Unknown Primary
Gauri Varadhachary, M.D.
Principles of Gynecologic Cancer
Diane C. Bodurka, M.D., M.P.H.
Melanoma: Treatment and Novel Strategies
Patrick Hwu, M.D.
Neuro-Oncology and Neuro-Imaging
Mark R. Gilbert, M.D.
Signal Transduction
Elsa Flores, Ph.D.
Acute Leukemias
Gautham Borthakur, M.D.
Overview of Sarcomas
Shreyaskumar Patel, M.D.
Genomic Medicine
Funda Meric-Bernstam, M.D.
Targeting Cell Cycle Regulators in Medicine
Khandan Keyomarsi, Ph.D.
Stem Cell Transplantation
Richard Champlin, M.D.
Personalized Medicine
Gordon Mills, M.D., Ph.D.
Thyroid Nodules: Cancer Evaluation and Management
Mimi I-Nan Hu, M.D.
Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Tumors
Robert Wolff, M.D.
Management of Cancer-Related Fatigue
Sriram Yennu, M.D.
Chronic Leukemias
Susan O'Brien, M.D.
Noninvasive Ventilation Therapy in Oncology Practice
Egbert Pravinkumar, M.D.
Lymphoma: State of the Art and Novel Therapies
Fredrick B. Hagemeister, M.D.
Hematological Complications of Cancer Care
Michael Kroll, 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).  Recordings of the lectures can be found on the Office of Graduate Medical Education 'Educational Programs' intranet page.

All current GME fellows and residents are expected to attend.

2015-16 Topics and Schedule

DateTopicSpeaker
8/3/2015

Physician Stress and Burnout

( R11.1100, Room 5-8)

Warren Holleman, Ph.D.
9/8/2015 (Tuesday)

Working in a Healthcare Organization

(R11.1100 - Rooms 5-8)

Alma Rodriguez, MD
10/5/2015

Medical Errors

(R11.1100 - Rooms 5-8)

Garrett Walsh, MD
11/2/2015

Giving Bad News

(AT&T Auditorium, B2.4750)

Walter Baile, MD
12/7/2015

Shift to Value-based Care in Oncology

(R11.1100 - Rooms 5-8)

Thomas Feeley, MD
1/4/2016

Using Consultants Effectively

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

John Stroehlein, MD
2/1/2016

Medical Legal Issues

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Holly Rumbaugh, MEd, JD
3/7/2016

Promoting Informed/Shared Decision Making

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Robert Volk, PhD
4/4/2016

Healthcare Disparities

(R11.1100 - Rooms 5-8)

Lynne Nguyen, MPH
5/2/2016

Discussing Clinical Trials

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Daniel Epner, MD
6/6/2016

Conflict and Conflict Resolution

(Hickey Auditorium R11.1400)

Donna Douglass Williams, JD, BS