Didactic Lecture Series 2015-16

Didactic Lecture Series 2015-16

Fellows Didactic Lecture Schedule
2015-2016

Date (Tuesdays) Time Faculty member Topic
7/7/2015 12:00–1:00pm McCartney Thyroid primer: thyroid storm; myxedema coma; thyroid / non-thyroid surgery in setting of hypo- / hyperthyroidism; nonthyroidal illness issues; thyroid hormone issues after thyroid surgery (T4 replacement, next steps for thyroid cancer patients)
1:00–2:30pm --- ICD-10 training (entire division)
2:30–3:30pm McCall Diabetes primer part 1: basics of BG interpretation (pattern management), inpatient insulin administration (types [incl. U500], kinetics, doses, frequency, etc.), use of insulin infusion (indications, transition to SC, etc.), management of inpatient hypoglycemia
7/14/2015 12:00–2:00pm --- Endo Grand Rounds + Case Conference
2:00–3:00pm Dalkin Calcium primer: Evaluation and treatment of severe/acute hypo-/hypercalcemia; to include management of post-thyroidectomy/parathyroidectomy hypocalcemia
7/21/2015 12:00–1:00pm Carey Adrenal primer: acute/severe adrenal insufficiency, pheochromocytoma, postop management of adrenal surgery
1:00–2:30pm Vance Post-op pituitary management: including evaluation/treatment of AI and DI, how to handle preop/postop medications, etc.
2:00–3:00pm Kirby Diabetes primer part 2: insulin management in the setting of steroids, TPN, and tube feeds; peripartum insulin management; perioperative insulin management; phone management of hyper- / hypoglycemia, mild DKA, sick day management, indications for referral to ED; acute change in vision; survival skills for insulin pump, including pump failure (Rescheduled to 8.11.15) 
7/28/2015 11:00am–noon TBD FIRE meeting
12:00–1:00pm Liu Thyroid US and FNA orientation   
2:00–3:00pm Fleishman, Kirby, McCall Insulin pump orientation
8/4/2015 11:00am–noon Liu/McCartney  FIRE meeting 
12:00– 2:00pm Kirk Introduction to the BeSafe initiative (Endocrine Grand Rounds/Endocrine Morbidity & Mortality Conference)
2:00–3:00pm  Keller/Shupnik Basic concepts of endocrinology, including receptor signaling, different hormone classes, hormone assay methods)
8/11/2015 2:00–3:00pm  McCartney   Differentiated thyroid cancer: the basics (diagnosis, initial treatment, staging, adjuvant therapy, and assessment of response to therapy) 
8/18/2015 11:30am–noon Farhi FIRE meeting 
12:00–1:00pm Barrett (Rescheduled 8/25/15)
2:00–3:00pm  Joe Krenitsky, RD  DKA and nonketotic hyperosmolar hyperglycemic syndrome
8/25/2015 12:00 - 1:00pm Kirby Diabetes primer part 2: insulin management in the setting of steroids, TPN, and tube feeds; peripartum insulin management; perioperative insulin management; phone management of hyper- / hypoglycemia, mild DKA, sick day management, indications for referral to ED; acute change in vision; survival skills for insulin pump, including pump failure
2:00 - 3:00pm  Dalkin Hypo- / hyperphosphatemia
 9/1/2015