Grand Rounds: 2010.11.17


Shawn Aaron, MD, FRCPC

Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Ottawa

Head, Division of Respirology, The Ottawa Hospital

Infection with transmissible strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and clinical outcomes in adults with cystic fibrosis

Educational Objectives:

  1. To understand why P. aeruginosa is a problem for CF patients
  2. To define the term  ‘transmissible strains’
  3. To describe results of an Ontario-wide study that discovered transmissible strains of P. aeruginosa in our patients with CF
  4. To explore clinical implications

The Ottawa Hospital - General Campus – AUDITORIUM

  • Wednesday, November 17, 2010
  • 12:00 to 13:00 p.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Amphitheatre and Montfort Hospital 2D110). Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be Webcast.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own lunch.

THANK YOU – Department of Medicine Education Fund