Global Surgery Grand Rounds

Surgery Grand Rounds

“Global Surgery: A Critical Need”

Presented by:
Mary Jane Reed, MD, FACS, FCCM
General Surgeon
Surgical Intensivist
Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
7:00 – 8:00 a.m.

Carle Forum Pollard Auditorium

Purpose: Surgery Grand Rounds is a monthly educational conference that results in direct improvements in patient care by providing surgeons and other allied health professionals with current information regarding the clinical, scientific, educational and professional aspects of surgical practice.

Target Audience: Physicians of all disciplines. Other allied healthcare professionals are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Learning Objectives: Upon completion of the activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe the epidemiology of worldwide surgical disease
  2. Recognize the critical shortage of surgical services
  3. Review the possible impact of tiered response

For more information on this series please contact Debra Hopgood at

The University of Illinois College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Illinois College of Medicine designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 (one) AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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