Medical Education

The Department of Medical Education is responsible for all continuing medical education (CME) activities. The mission of the Health Science Center's CME program is to provide high quality educational activities designed to enhance physicians' commitment to lifelong learning.

The ultimate goal is to promote and further the practice of evidence-based and cost-effective healthcare in keeping with the Health Science Center's mission to provide excellent patient care.

Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are designed for physicians, residents, and medical students, and are available to other allied health professionals who have an interest in the program being presented. Unless noted otherwise, Grand Rounds are held each Friday in the Academic Amphitheater. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. Program begins at 12:00 noon and concludes at 1:00 p.m. Please call at least two days in advance for reservations or for more information (903)877-7250 or email:

Friday, November 27, 2014
NO Grand Rounds

Thursday, December 4, 2014
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Speaker: Margery Gass, MD

Dr. Gass, executive director of the North American Menopause Society, will assess the risks and benefits of hormone replace therapy.

Friday, December 5, 2014
Cystic Fibrosis: Infection Prevention and Control
Speaker: Peter Mogayzel, MD, PhD, MBA
Dr. Mogayzel, professor of pediatrics and director of the Cystic Fibrosis Center at Johns Hopkins Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, will outline infection prevention and control guidelines at every stage in the patient care continuum; review steps for the patient and family to adopt in order to reduce the incidence and spread of infection; summarize the potential for contact and droplet transmission in healthcare and other settings; and address any barriers to implementation of infection prevention and control guidelines by patients, families, and healthcare providers.

Grand Rounds will resume on Friday, January 9, 2015

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