Grand Rounds 2015.04.21

Speaker: Vicente Corrales-Medina, MD, MSc, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Associate Scientist, The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Staff Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases, The Ottawa Hospital

Pneumonia as a new cardiovascular risk factor

Educational Objectives:

1. To review the association between hospitalization for pneumonia and increased risk of cardiovascular events in the short-term

2. To recognize a novel association between hospitalization for pneumonia and increased cardiovascular risk also in the long-term

3. To discuss opportunities for research and practice change in this area

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL- General Auditorium

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

  • 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Amphitheatre, Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital 320Y)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will available live and archived.

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.

Breakfast will be provided.

THANK YOU- Dept. of Medicine Education Fund