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Grand Rounds - 11/9/2023

Thursday, November 9, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Hybrid Attendance: Research Bldg. 6, 1.206 Auditorium



Hemant Kumar Roy, MD
Brown Professor of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Chief of Medical Services
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
Ben Taub Hospital

Clinical Risk Stratification at the Crossroads of Gastroenterology and Cardiology

Objectives: At this conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Understand risk assessment of GI bleeding with concomitant cardiovascular disease.
  2. Evaluate the potential to personalize approaches of aspirin in reduction of colorectal cancer and coronary artery disease.
  3. Discuss common themes in prevention of colorectal cancer and cardiovascular disease.
  4. Assess potential impact of toxicants such as arsenic on cardiovascular disease and colorectal cancer.

Target Audience and Needs: Internal Medicine faculty, staff, registered nurses, residents, fellows, students, and internists specializing in Allergy & Immunology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, General Medicine, Geriatrics, Hematology & Oncology, Infectious Diseases, Nephrology, Palliative Care, Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, and Rheumatology need to be regularly updated with new research and guidelines regarding the evaluation and management of medical disorders and implement them in clinical practice to enhance the quality of patient care and improve patient outcomes.

Educational Methods: Educational methods will include lectures, case presentations, literature review, and panel discussion.

Activity Evaluation: Participants may be asked to complete a session evaluation.

Financial Disclosure: The following are reports of relationships with commercial interests by those individuals who are in the position to control the content of this activity.

Drs. Mujtaba and Ngutn does not have financial disclosures to provide:

Accreditation/Credit Designation: The University of Texas Medical Branch is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas Medical Branch designates this live activity for a maximum of _1_ AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Everyone is welcome.

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Grand Rounds - 11/9/2023
, 2023 - -
Hybrid Attendance: Research Bldg. 6, 1.206 Auditorium or Zoom:
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Casey Sendejas