The Department of Medicine Research Day was initiated as an opportunity to allow all the Divisions of Medicine to mingle and learn what's going on throughout the department. It has been a successful event focusing on junior faculty and students at poster presentations.
This year's Research Day will be held on Friday, June 14, 2019. It is a catered affair and includes a 1-hour Grand Rounds lecture and two additional plenary lectures. Events will be held in the Health Sciences Learning Center.
2019 Grand Rounds Lecture (8:15 am, Friday, June 14, 2019):
" Understanding Health Disparities & Equity through the lens of kidney Disease"
Neil R. Powe, MD, MPH, MBA
Chief of Medicine, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
Constance B. Wofsy Distinguished Professor and
Vice-Chair of Medicine, University of California San Francisco
2019 Plenary Speaker:
"No Colon Left Behind: Understanding & Addressing Colorectal Cancer Disparities"
Sonia S. Kupfer, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk and Prevention Clinic
University of Chicago
2019 Keynote Speaker:
"Precision Population Health: Local Level Predictive Analytics to Inform Helath Equity Intervention & Policy"
Amy JH Kind, MD, PhD
Director, Health Services and Care Research Program
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics