Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds: Personalized Medicine in Heart Transplantation

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 12:00pm
Event Location Notes: 

Sarver Heart Center, Room 4137

Personalized Medicine in Heart Transplantation

Dr. Kiran Khush is an Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Stanford University School of Medicine. She originally graduated with an undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences from Stanford University. She then completed her medical training at Harvard University and medical residency at the University of California at San Francisco, followed by general cardiology training and subspecialty training in advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology at UCSF. She then joined the faculty at UCSF where she earned a Masters’ Degree in Clinical Research. Dr. Khush moved back to Stanford in 2008 upon joining the faculty in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, where she focuses on clinical and translational research in the field of heart transplantation.

Sarver Heart Center Grand Rounds - Guest Speaker Series

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dr. Khush has disclosed she is a consultant for the CareDx, Inc. speakers bureau.

All other faculty, CME Planning Committee members and CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

Learning Objectives:

Describe recent progress in the research, diagnosis and treatment of heart disease
Integrate advances in heart disease diagnosis and treatment into the day-to-day practices of research and clinical care
Provide medical professionals with updates on cardiologic topics with the goals of increasing knowledge, competence and patient care

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