Ascension Providence Hospital Didactic Conferences

Protected Conference times: 

Basic Science and Evidence-based Learning:
Every Wednesday, 8:00 a.m.
Protected time covering selected topics relevant to the in-training exam. Prepared and presented by invited speakers, attendings and residents. This is the main educational event of the week.

Morbidity and Mortality Conferences:
Monthly, 8:00 a.m.
It is set aside for presentation of morbidity and mortality cases. An interactive discussion with attendings and residents is encouraged. Presentation of current literature is emphasized.

Grand Rounds:
Bi-weekly, 8:00 a.m.
Nationally-known specialists are invited to address topics of interest.

Tumor Board:
Monthly, 9:15 a.m.
Multidisciplinary conference with oncology, pathology and radiology.

Journal Club
Monthly, 11:00 a.m.
Two residents present recently-published journal articles relevant to current surgical practices.

High-risk Lunch
Every Wednesday, 11:50 a.m.