Department of Surgery

General Surgery Grand Rounds are held live (schedule below); videos of the lectures are also archived online.

Attendees may obtain individual attendance reports via the UPMC CCEHS website on a quarterly basis. Click “View Credit Transcript” and follow the prompts. When entering attendee information, please only enter the last name and social security number. Do not enter dates in the date fields. If you have any difficulty accessing a CME transcript, please call (412) 647-8232. 

General Surgery Grand Rounds

Second UPMC HPB Lecture: Current Treatment Strategies for Hepatocellular Carcinoma

HPB/Surgical Oncology Fellow Presentations, 7:00 to 8:00 a.m.

  • “Management of the Indeterminate Biliary Stricture,” Greg Wilson, MD, UPMC Surgical Oncology Fellow
  • “Two-Stage Hepatectomy For Bilobar Metastatic Colorectal Cancer, Forat Swaid, MD, UPMC HPB Fellow

Main Lecture, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Speaker: Speaker: William C. Chapman, MD, FACS, Professor and Chief, Section of Transplantation; Chief, Division of General Surgery, Washington University in St. Louis

Improving Care: Measure Before (and After) You Cut

Resident Presentations, 7:00 AM- 8:00 AM

  • Joshua Brown, MD: “Geographic Variation In Healthcare: Where You Get Sick Matters”
  • Kellie Cunningham, MD: “Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: An Emerging Trend Among Millennials?”

Lecture, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Speaker: Sandra L. Wong, MD, William N. and Bessie Allyn Professor of Surgery, Geisel School Of Medicine at Dartmouth; Chair, Department of Surgery; Senior Vice President, Surgical Service Line; Interim Senior Vice President, Oncology Service Line, NCCC, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center