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Continuing Medical Education

The University of California, San Francisco Office of Continuing Medical Education (CME) offers educational opportunities for physicians and allied health care professionals to improve their abilities as practitioners by way of a comprehensive selection of CME activities. The Division offers two CME activities, Endocrine Case Conferences and Endocrine Grand Rounds.

UCSF DEM attendees at the 2012 American Society of Bone and Mineral Research. Photo by Ed Hsiao

Endocrine Case Conferences

Endocrine Case Conferences are presented Tuesdays (except first Tuesday of the month and holidays) and is open to current UCSF faculty and trainees. CME Credit available.

Endocrine Grand Rounds

Endocrine Grand Rounds are presented Wednesdays (Oct-May) from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m .on the UCSF Parnassus Campus, Langley Porter Auditorium, Room LP-190. To join the mailing list for announcements about Grand Rounds, please contact Sarina Weinstein. CME Credit available.

Umesh Masharani – 2012 Karam Teaching Award Recipient | Photo Taken by Jen Park

Medicine/Pediatrics/Reproductive-Endocrine Case Conferences

Meets the first Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m. on the UCSF Parnassus Campus, Moffit Hospital, and is open to UCSF Faculty and trainees.

Diabetes Center Seminars

Diabetes Center Seminars take place Thursdays (except holidays) at 4 p.m. on the UCSF Parnassus Campus, Health Sciences West, Room HSW-1057. To join the mailing list for announcements about the weekly seminars and the annual spring symposium, please send an email to Jimmy Chen with "subscribe to seminar mailing list" in the subject line.

Endocrine-Metabolism Noon Conferences (VA)

Endocrine-Metabolism Noon Research Conference is held Wednesdays (except holidays) from 12 to 1 p.m. at the VAMC Campus, Building 200, Room 1A-122. To be added to the mailing list for announcements on this conference, please contact Lyda Galvez.

Diabetes Update and Advances in Endocrinology and Metabolism

This annual 2 1/2 day seminar chaired by Umesh Masharani, MD attracts over 100 community physicians and endocrinologists. It's held in the spring of each year. You canview the brochure or go the Office of Continuing Medical Education for further details. CME Credit available.

Pituitary Disorders: Advances in Diagnosis and Management

This one-day seminar is chaired in part by Lewis Blevins, MD. You can view the brochure or go the Office of Continuing Medical Education for further details. CME Credit available.

Lipid Disorder Training Programs at the Gladstone Institute

These two-and-a-half-day minifellowships are offered three times a year. Topics include pathophysiology and diagnosis of lipid disorders, individual patient risk assessment, guidelines for lifestyle change and drug therapy, lipid drug pharmacology, informative clinical trials and a one day Demonstration Clinic utilizing clinic patients at the Gladstone Institutes. CME Credit available.

One-day updates are offered twice a year and are advanced courses for those experienced in managing dyslipidemic patients. Topics are chosen based on newly available, practical information from clinical research studies. CME Credit available.

The course director is Thomas P. Bersot, MD, PhD. You can view the brochure or visit the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease for further details.