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Hospitalist Mini-College

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The course you selected is now closed to online registration. Please call 415.476.5808 to ask about how to register at the course.

Department: Medicine
Course Number: MDM10P01A
Start: Monday, September 21, 2009
End: Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Location: San Francisco, California
UCSF Medical Center
Fees: Space is Limited –Advanced Registration is Required!
- MD
$2,000 - AHP

This is a precourse to the course: Management of the Hospitalized Patient.

Discounted enrollment is available for both the Hospitalist Mini-College (MDM10P01A) and the Management of the Hospitalized Patient (MDM10P01) by calling the registration office at 415.476.5808.   See below for discounted enrollment fees.

Two Courses MDM10P01 and MDM10P01A
MDM10P01: $500, $400 (SHM members) and
MDM10P01A: $2,500 (no discounts)

Allied Health Professionals
MDM10P01: $300, $200 (SHM members)
MDM10P01A: $2,000 (no discounts)

Credit: 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

This innovative 3 day pre-course provides an in-depth and engaging experience for hospitalists who seek clinical skill development.

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Participants will join faculty at UCSF Medical Center to participate in clinical teaching rounds and seminars in 3 domains: Critical Care Medicine, Hospital-based Neurology, and Surgical Co-Management. Participants will also receive hands-on procedural training (e.g., use of ultrasound guidance) and sessions focused on interpreting radiographic studies, building diagnostic acumen, and using electronic resources to quickly answer clinical questions.

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The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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Course Outline:
MONDAY (9/21)

7:30am - Shuttle from Fairmont Hotel to UCSF Medical Center

9:00 Case Presentation with UCSF Master Clinician Building Diagnostic Acumen: A Session on Clinical Reasoning
Gurpreet Dhaliwal, MD

12:00pm Lunch (provided) and Networking

1:15 – 4:45 *Clinical Domain I: Hospital-based Neurology on the Wards Patient Care Rounds Clinical Bedside Teaching Small Group Didactics
S. Andrew Josephson, MD

5:00pm Wrap-up
Shuttle from UCSF Medical Center to Fairmont Hotel at 5pm

TUESDAY (9/22)
7:30am - Shuttle from Fairmont Hotel to UCSF Medical Center

9:00 Root Cause Analysis Presentation: Thinking about Systems and Errors Robert M.Wachter, MD BREAK & SWITCH GROUPS Clinical Skills Lab II: Online search strategies to answer clinical queries
Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

12:00pm Meet the Professor
with Robert M.Wachter, MD
Lunch (provided)

1:15 – 4:45 *Clinical Domain II: Critical Care Medicine in the ICU Patient Care Rounds Clinical Bedside Teaching Small Group Didactics
Michelle Milic, MD

5:00pm Wrap-up
Shuttle from UCSF Medical Center to Fairmont Hotel at 5pm

7:30am - Shuttle from Fairmont Hotel to UCSF Medical Center

9:00 Clinical Skills Lab I: Use of Ultrasound and Enhancing Confidence in Performing Bedside Procedures [Central Lines, Thoracentesis, and Paracentesis]
Diane Sliwka, MD

12:00pm UCSF Department of Medicine Case Conference
(Lunch Provided)

1:15 – 4:45 *Clinical Domain III: Surgical Co-Management & Medical Consultation on the Wards (1:15–3:15p)
H. Quinny Cheng, MD
*Clinical Skills Lab III:
Interpretation of Radiographic Studies (330–445p)
Brett Elicker, MD

5:00pm Course Wrap-up and Debrief
Hospitalist Mini-College Reception

5:30-7:00pm Shuttle from UCSF Medical Center to Fairmont Hotel at 5pm

*Note: Clinical Domain Sessions are repeated each afternoon as participants will be divided into 3 smaller groups Accreditation: UCSF designates this educational activity for a maximum of 19.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Robert M.Wachter, MD
Arpana R. Vidyarthi, MD
Niraj L. Sehgal, MD, MPH

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Gurpreet Dhaliwal, MD
H. Quinny Cheng, MD
Brett Ellicker, MD
S. Andrew Josephson, MD
Michele Milic, MD
Diane Sliwka, MD
Bradley A. Sharpe, MD

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Travel & Lodging:
UCSF Medical Center
505 Parnassus
San Francisco, CA 94117

Fairmont Hotel
950 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA 94108

Hotel Rate: $249 per night

Additional Hotel Accomodations can be made at the following location:

Club Quarters
424 Clay St
San Francisco, CA 94111
(415) 392-7400
Get directions

Club Quarters in San Francisco is located across from the Embarcadero Centers at the corner of Battery and Clay Streets. Club Quarters are private for Member organizations, built and designed for the business traveler, offering all the services and amenities that the business traveler needs. USCF is proud to share our membership with you!

Log onto www.clubquarters.com and use password: ucsf

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Cancellation Policy:
$125 Cancellation - Before August 10, 2009
50% of registration - Between August 11 and August 23, 2009
Non-refundable - After August 24, 2009

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