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.

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Pediatric Grand Rounds is an educational forum on pediatric issues for physicians, nurses, and allied health care professionals and is a cooperative effort between East Texas Medical Center, Trinity Mother Frances and UT Health Northeast. This one hour program is generally held the 3rd Thursday of each month at 12:00 noon. A complimentary light luncheon is served. The location rotates between the three hospitals.

Thursday, Novembe 20, 2014
Eating Disorders in Children
Speaker: Briana Sacco, MD
Location: Biomedical Research Auditorium at UT Health Northeast
Dr. Sacco, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Universiyt of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Mdical Director, Center of Pediatric Eating Disorders at Children’s Medical Center at Legacy, will discuss the latest findings on eating disorders in children including the reis and vulnerability; outline the medial consequences of eating disorders; and summarize strategiex for treatment.

Complimenatry lunch provided beginning at 11:30 a.m. Please make reservatins no later than November 17 by calling 903-877-7250 or emailing

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