Grand Round


Wednesday, February 12, 2014
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
WCHOB, 239 Bryant St. Annex Bldg, 3rd Floor, Ob/Gyn

*8:15 – 9:15am “The Science of Obesity: Lessons Learned from Weight Loss Surgery”
Dr. Joseph Caruana
Chief, Division of Bariatric Surgery
Sisters of Charity Hospital, Synergy Bariatric
Supported by the Ob/Gyn Society

*9:15 – 10:15am Gyn Oncology M&M
Meaghan Aalto, M.D.
Ob/Gyn Resident, University at Buffalo
Melissa Taavola, D.O.
Ob/Gyn Resident, Sisters of Charity Hospital

10:30 – 11:30am MANDATORY Neonatal Perinatal Joint Conference
Presenting Resident: Nagammai Nagappan, M.D.

11:30 – 12:30pm “Levonorgestrel-Releasing Intrauterine System in the Long Acting Reversible Contraceptive (LARC) Landscape”
Frances – Bayer
Attending assigned to supervise: Ronald Batt, M.D., Ph.D.

Location: 8:15am – 9:15am Alford Auditorium
9:15am – 12:30pm Ob/Gyn Classroom

The main objective of this program is a comprehensive review of the diagnosis,
management and pathophysiology of problems in gynecology and obstetrics and the subspecialties of the field, with emphasis on both clinical and basic sciences.
The format will be a 45-minute presentation followed by 15 minutes of iscussion and review of the literature. Handouts and bibliography will sometimes be provided.
The UB School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences-accredited by the Accreditation Council for CME to provide CME for physicians-takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this program.
The University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The UB School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences designates this program for 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s) ™. Each physician should claim only the actual time he/she spends in educational activities.
* = CME Credit

For more information, contact:

Amy Bumbaco
Phone: Ph:716-878-7870, fax: 716-888-3833