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iUTMB  •  Published Thursday, March 8, 2018, 9:35 AM

Osler Club Dialogue and Dinner - March 20

The John P. McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine invites you to a meeting of the 82nd UTMB Osler Club

Tuesday, March 20, 2018
5:30–7:30 p.m.
Open Gates Conference Center
2419 Sealy Avenue, Galveston, TX


Three (3) twenty (20) minute dialogues will be presented followed by dinner:

“William Osler and his Contributions to the Field of Dermatology”
Priscilla Ly, BS
Third-Year Medical Student and Osler Student Scholar,
The University of Texas Medical Branch

Objectives:
1. Identify the major contributions Osler made to the field of Dermatology
a. Recall the eponyms of Osler relevant to the skin
2. Outline Osler’s early exposure to Dermatology
a. Name the figures who mentored and trained Osler
3. Discuss the personal interests of Osler in regards to cutaneous medicine

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“The Practice of Medicine: Exercise Your Heart”

Jacob Moran, BS
MD/PhD Student and Osler Student Scholar,
The University of Texas Medical Branch

Objectives:
1. Examine challenges of the practice of medicine in unfunded settings
a. Review ethically complex clinical scenarios
b. Recognize how these may ‘test the heart’
2. Appraise their own willingness to ‘exercise their hearts’
a. Describe barriers to caring for patients
b. Propose sustainable solutions for serving patients
3. Identify ways they can avoid apathetic routines and embrace their call to serve as compassionate physicians
a. Explore the ethical obligations of physicians to their patients

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“Serving Survivors: An Oslerian Approach to Patients with Psychological Trauma”
Kayla Tunnell, BS
Third-Year Medical Student and Osler Student Scholar,
The University of Texas Medical Branch

Objectives:
1. Discuss the relevance and impact of psychological trauma in patient health
2. Explain biological changes that occur in the post-traumatic patient
3. Examine ethical challenges faced by providers who care for trauma survivors
a. Identify strengths and weaknesses of survivor care in the modern healthcare system
b. Review strategies to improve patient safety and prevent sexual abuse and domestic violence in the primary care setting
c. Describe techniques for approaching a patient with trauma in a sensitive, yet effective, manner

A light buffet supper will be served.
Admission is free, but space is limited.  Reservations are advised.
For reservations, or to register for CME credit, contact the McGovern Academy at:
mcacadem@utmb.edu or (409) 747-9680.

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Educational Method:  Lecture
Target Audience:  All members of the UTMB and surrounding communities.
Disclosure Statement (Speakers):  Priscilla Ly, Jacob Moran nor Kayla Tunnell have relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
Disclosure Statement (Planning Committee Members):  Drs. Jack Alperin and Dwight Wolf; and Mrs. Brenda Johnson have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
Accreditation: The Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians accredits the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.
Designation Statement:  The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Ethics Statement:  This presentation meets the Texas Medical Board criteria for 1 hour of formal CME in Medical Ethics/Professional Responsibility.