Oral & maxillofacial surgery Grand Rounds is held on the first and third Wednesday of each month from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the historic Ether Dome, Bulfinch Building, 4th Floor, unless otherwise noted. A light dinner is provided. Members of the oral & maxillofacial surgery community are invited to attend. For information, please call the OMS Academic Department Office at (617) 726-8222.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
HPV AND Oropharyngeal Cancer
William Faquin, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Pathology Department, Mass General
James W. Rocco, MD, PhD, FACS, Daniel Miller Associate Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Director, Head and Neck Molecular Oncology Research Laboratory and Head and Neck Tumor Bank, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Department of Surgical Oncology, Mass General
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to describe the role of HR-HPV in HN SCC, know when testing for HR-HPV is appropriate and which tests can be used, and be familiar with the clinical and therapeutic implications of HPV-positive HN SCCs.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Sleep Apnea Phenotypes
Robert J. Thomas, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Physician, Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep, Department. of Medicine; and Fellowship Program Director, Sleep Disorders Clinic, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to recognize the spectrum of sleep apnea phenotypes, interpret conventional and novel apnea phenotyping data, and construct a logical approach to phenotype-driven sleep apnea management.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
“Development and Utilization of the Supraclavicular Flap in Head and Neck Reconstruction”
Kevin Emerick, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Otology and Laryngology, HMS
Department of Otology and Laryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to 1) define the key landmarks for harvesting a supraclavicular flap, 2) describe the potential use of the supraclavicular flap in the head and neck region, and 3) describe the potential benefits and limitations of the supraclavicular flap compared to free tissue transfer.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
“Predicting Treatment Outcomes in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma”
James W. Rocco, MD, PhD, FACS
Daniel Miller Associate Professor of Otology and Laryngology, HMS
Director, Head and Neck Molecular Oncology Research Laboratory and
Head and Neck Tumor Bank, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Department of Surgical Oncology, MGH
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to identify poor prognosis factors, define the survival rate based on specific factors, and classify patients into high risk or low risk for poor outcome.
Wednesday, July 17, 2014
“From Here to Where?”
Walter C. Guralnick, DMD, FDSRCS
Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Emeritus, HSDM
Senior Surgeon, MGH
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be familiar with the changing landscape of Oral and Maxillofacial surgery from exodontia to craniomaxillofacial surgery.
June 19, 2013
“MGH Chief Experience”
Drs. Andrea Burke, Ryan Smart and Srinivas Susarla
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to determine overall educational exposure to cases by Chief Residents.
THERE WILL BE NO GRAND ROUNDS ON JULY 3RD DUE TO THE JULY 4TH HOLIDAY.
June 5, 2013
“MGH Intern Experience”
Drs. Mark Green, Matthew Lawler, and Jason Schultz
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to determine interns variety of experience; to plan and recommend a different educational plan.
May 22, 2013
BU/Mass General, Tufts Combined Grand Rounds
held at Boston University School of Dental Medicine
100 E. Newton Street
Boston, MA 02118
Room G 301
May 15, 2013
"Remembering Dr. Joseph E. Murray"
Leonard B. Kaban, DMD, MD
Walter C. Guralnick Professor and Chairman of OMS, HSDM
Chief, Dept of OMS, MGH
John B. Mulliken, MD
Professor of Surgery, HMS
Co-Director, Vascular Anomalies Center
Director, Craniofacial Center, Children's Hospital Boston
Joseph Upton, III, MD
Clinical Professor of Surgery, HMS
Dept. of Surgery, BIDMC
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to apply life lessons learned from a giant intellect and master surgeon.
OMS Grand Rounds Target Audience: OMS residents and faculty; physicians in related fields (Otolaryngology, Plastic Reconstruction, Ear, Nose & Throat, Trauma, researchers, etc.) and allied professionals (nurse practitioners, physicians assistants and nurses) from affiliated institutions and community practitioners. OMS Grand Rounds Course Directors: Leonard B. Kaban, Chief of Service and Maria J. Troulis, DDS, MSc, Residency Program Director.