Grand Rounds Calendar:

Speaker at a lecturn

Apr 28, 2017: "Defining the optimal treatment strategy for colorectal liver metastasis"

Prejesh Philips, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology,
Hiram C. Polk, Jr., M.D. Department of Surgery
University of Louisville, Louisville, Ky


  1. Defining the scope of the problem of colorectal liver metastasis.
  2. Role of multidisciplinary management of CRLM.
  3. Timing and sequence of various strategies for CRLM.

Disclosures: Dr. Philips does not have any disclosures.

Upcoming Lectures/Programs:
(subject to change – if interested in a particular lecture, please confirm the week of the lecture that the event/information is as shown).
May 5, 2017 No meeting – Oaks/Derby Weekend
May 12, 2017 Kelly M. McMasters, M.D., Ph.D.
Ben A. Reid, Sr. Professor and Chairman
Hiram C. Polk, Jr., M.D. Department of Surgery
University of Louisville, Louisville, Ky
May 19, 2017 Samuel D. Gross Lectureship
Presentation by:
Keith Lillemoe, M.D.
Surgeon-in-Chief, Chief of Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital
W. Gerald Austen Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts
May 26, 2017 No meeting – Memorial Day Holiday Weekend
June 2, 2017 J. David Richardson, M.D.
Vice-Chairman for Education and Faculty Affairs
Hiram C. Polk, Jr., M.D. Department of Surgery
University of Louisville, Louisville, Ky
"Controversies Surrounding Venous Thromboembolism"
June 9, 2017 Paper Presentations by Graduating Chief Surgery Residents
June 16, 2017 ***Norton Auditorium*** (Not ACB Auditorium)
Conferences/Lectures Organized by Dr. Mary Fallat
All Residents and Students on Surgery are expected to attend as they would conferences when held in Ambulatory Care Building Auditorium
8:00 a.m. Diller B. Groff, M.D. Lectureship
Sponsored by Dept. of Pediatrics - Pediatric Grand Rounds –
Presentation by:
Henri R. Ford, M.D, MHA, VP and Surgeon-in-Chief
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Professor
and Vice Dean, Medical Education
Keck School of Medicine, Univ. of Southern California
"When Quantity is Quality. On Becoming an Expert Surgeon"

Time And Location

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Ambulatory Care Building, Lower Level Auditorium, U of L Health Sciences Center.

Target Audience

Faculty, Residents, Medical Students and other Medical professionals with an interest in the topic.

Core Competencies

Included in all presentations are some or all of the Core Competencies in Surgical Education: Patient Care /Medical Knowledge/Practice-Based Learning and Improvement/Interpersonal and Communication Skills/Professionalism/Systems-Based Practice.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Norton Healthcare and the University of Louisville Department of Surgery. Norton Healthcare is accredited by the Kentucky Medical Association (KMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Norton Healthcare designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Special Services

To request disability arrangements; call Debbie Krause at 502-852-5445, at least 10 days prior to the program. The University of Louisville School of Medicine fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof.

Additional Information

For additional information, please call Debbie Krause at 502-852-5445.


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