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  • PGY-2s need to apply for their California Medical License as soon as possible.  You are required to have a CA medical license before the start of your 3rd year. This process can take some time. Therefore, we advise you to begin this process as soon as possible. For instructions or questions please contact Cherie Lewis at CherieLewis@mednet.ucla.edu
  • Continuing housestaff has to have their annual TB test done with Occupational Health Facility at 67-120, Center for Health Sciences. The deadline to get the test done is 09/30/2012. Please call the OHF office 310-825-6771 for an appointment. If the test is done at Santa Monica, please make sure the clearance slip is submitted to OHF. For additional question and/or concerns please call the OHF office at (310) 825-6771.


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Grand Rounds Schedule (Fridays 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM):

Date Topic Speaker Location
5/5/13 Results of Recent Randomized Trials for the Treatment of Amblyopia Staci Pineles, MD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Associate Residency Director, Department of Ophthalmology
Jules Stein Eye Institute University of California, Los Angeles
Tamkin Auditorium, B130 RRMC
5/10/13 Challenging Cases in
Pediatric Sports Medicine
John P. DiFiori, MD
Professor, Departments of Family Medicine and Orthopaedics Chief, Division of Sports Medicine, Department of Family Medicine,David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Team Physician, UCLA Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
Tamkin Auditorium, B130 RRMC 
5/17/13 Toxoplasmosis:
The Quiet Congenital Infection
Kenneth Boyer, MD
Women's Board Professor and  Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics, Rush University Medical Center 
Tamkin Auditorium, B130 RRMC
5/24/13 Infectious Diseases Updates:
What's New in the 2012 AAP Redbook (and beyond)
Paul Krogstad, MD, MS, FAAP, FIDSA
Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Molecular and Medical Pharmacology Associate Vice Chair for Academic Affairs David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA 
 Tamkin Auditorium, B130 RRMC


Babesiosis and Related Coinfecting Tick-borne Diseases Peter Krause, MD
Senior Research Scientist Department of Epidemiology and Public Health Yale School of Medicine New Haven, CT
 Tamkin Auditorium, B130 RRMC

Grand Rounds CME Accreditation: The Office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Noon Conference schedule (Pennington Library, RRMC UCLA 5265, 12:15 - 1:15 PM):

1-May Wed Acute and Chronic Renal Transplant Rejection Eileen Tsai, MD
2-May Thu No Noon Conference 
3-May Fri Facial Palsy Betty Choi, MD
6-May Mon Glomerulonephritides  Ora Yadin, MD
7-May Tue Celiac Disease Joanna Yeh, MD
8-May Wed UTI in Children Robert Ettenger, MD
9-May Thu Journal Club Paul Chung, M.D.
10-May Fri No Noon Conference 
13-May Mon Palliative Care 
14-May Tue TBD Kevin Shannon, MD
15-May Wed Latest Evidence on Perinatal and Infant Oral Care Francisco Ramos-Gomez
16-May Thu Pediatric Obesity Comorbidities Robert Venick, MD
17-May Fri TBD Anna Haddal, MD
21-May Tue QI Ryan Coller, MD
22-May Wed No Noon Conference - Intern Appreciation Day 
23-May Thu Professionalism Kate Perkins, MD
24-May Fri Palliative Care - Tentative 
27-May Mon Memorial Day Holiday 
28-May Tue Environmental 
29-May Wed Understanding Developmental Disabilities 
30-May Thu No Noon Conference Shahram Yazdani, MD
31-May Fri INTERN SENIOR SUPPORT Alicia Bazzano, MD



June 18-22 Intern Orientation

July 2-10: PGY2 Orientation Session 1
July 4 Independence Day
July 9-11 In-Training Exam
July 16 UCLA HS Mtg (OV TBD)
July 18 CS HS Mtg
July 11-18 PGY2 Orientation Session 2

August 16 Global Health Information Session 7-9PM, RRMC 3102
August 20 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)

Sept 3 Labor Day
Sept 4-9 Peds Board Review
Sept 17 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)
Sept 23 - 24 Family Medicine Fall Retreat (Affects Barth-Rogers/Castellon-Lopez/Salcedo)
Sept 28 - Medicine Fall Retreat

Oct 5,8,9 - Medicine In-Training exam ( Resident Schedule TBD)
Oct 8 Columbus Day
Oct 15 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)
Oct 22-23 Fall Retreat
October 24, 2012 Family Medicine In-Training Exam (Affects Green/ Nebenzahl/Guan)

NOVEMBER (Interviews Tues/Wed: 6/7, 13/14, 20/21, 27/28 - Saturdays TBD)
Nov 12 Veterans' Day
Nov 22-23 Thanksgiving

DECEMBER (Interview dates Tues/Wed: 4/5, 11/12, 18/19 - Saturdays TBD)
Dec 17 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)
12/22 - 1/9 Intern Holiday Block
12/22 - 1/2 Senior Holiday Block
Dec 25 Christmas

JANUARY (Interview dates Tues/Wed: 8/9, 15/16, 22/23 - Saturdays TBD)
Jan 1 New Years
Jan 21 MLK
July 28 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)

RANK Meeting TBD
Feb 18 Presidents' Day
Feb 25  UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)

March 6 Family Medicine Spring Retreat (Affects Kussman/Vazquez/BrianKim)
March 18 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)
March 29 Cesar Chavez holiday (NOT A OV HOLIDAY)

April 3-5 - Spring Retreat
April 15 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)

May 20 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)
May 27 Memorial Day

June 1 - Pediatric Graduation, Senior Banquet
June 8 - Medicine Graduation Dinner
June 17 UCLA HS Mtg (OV/CS TBD)

Intern Skip Day TBD
Spring Retreat TBD
Italic is not noted on call schedule as TBD