Medicine Grand Rounds

Education for health care professionals only. Our Spokane Medicine Grand Rounds is a monthly CME-accredited lecture series that is primarily aimed at the Internal Medicine Hospitalists and other inpatient clinicians at Sacred Heart and Holy Family hospitals, and also enjoys a collaborative relationship with the Internal Medicine Residency training program based at Sacred Heart.

These presentations are also available via Northwest TeleHealth (contact your local site coordinator for details), and MediaSite - live or post-event (CME is available for live viewers only). Call Shelley, (509) 474-3260 for details.

The mix of local physician and outside speakers are sponsored by the IMR Spokane Visiting Professor Lectureship, with support from Providence Health Care Foundation.

Accreditation Notes:

  • Providence Health Care is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education activities for physicians.
  • Providence Health Care designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 hours in Category I to satisfy the re-licensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.
  • Providence Health Care designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME Category 1 Credit available.

Dates offered:

  • July 26, 2018 (Thursday)
    12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

    The Impact of Sleep Disorders on Performance and Health

    Presented by Devon Hansen, PhD, LMHC
    Postdoctoral Research Associate, Sleep and Performance Research Center - Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

    At the end of this live educational session, participants should be able to:

    • Describe the physiology and underlying mechanisms of sleep in humans
    • Explain the implication of sleep disorders on sleep and performance in real-world settings
    • Identify appropriate interventions and/or treatment options for patients with displaced and/or disordered sleep
    Sacred Heart Mother Joseph Room
    101 W. 8th Avenue, Lower Level 3 (near the Cafeteria) Spokane, 99204
  • August 23, 2018 (Thursday)
    12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

    Diabetic Kidney Disease: Circa 2018

    Presented by Katherine R. Tuttle, MD, FASN, FACP, FNKF
    Executive Director for Research at Providence Health Care, regional Principal Investigator for the Institute of Translational Health Sciences, Investigator at the Kidney Research Institute, clinical Professor of Medicine, Nephrology Division at the University of Washington.

    At the end of this live educational session, participants should be able to:

    • Assess unmet needs for better prevention and treatment of diabetic kidney disease (DKD)
    • Interpret limits and risks of current DKD treatments
    • Compare effects on the kidney of newer anti-hyperglycemic agents
    Sacred Heart Mother Joseph Room
    101 W. 8th Avenue, Lower Level 3 (near the Cafeteria) Spokane, 99204
  • September 27, 2018 (Thursday)
    12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

    Topic TBD

    Please check back for more details.

    Sacred Heart Mother Joseph Room
    101 W. 8th Avenue, Lower Level 3 (near the Cafeteria) Spokane, 99204
  • October 25, 2018 (Thursday)
    12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

    Topic TBD

    Please check back for more details.

    Sacred Heart Mother Joseph Room
    101 W. 8th Avenue, Lower Level 3 (near the Cafeteria) Spokane, 99204
  • November 29, 2018 (Thursday)
    12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

    Topic TBD

    Please check back for more details.

    Sacred Heart Mother Joseph Room
    101 W. 8th Avenue, Lower Level 3 (near the Cafeteria) Spokane, 99204
  • December 27, 2018 (Thursday)
    12:15 PM - 01:15 PM

    Topic TBD

    Please check back for more details.

    Sacred Heart Mother Joseph Room
    101 W. 8th Avenue, Lower Level 3 (near the Cafeteria) Spokane, 99204