Seminars & Conferences

Community Campus Primary Care Provider Rounds May schedule announced
Community Campus Primary Care Provider Rounds will be held Fridays, April 26, May 3, 10, 17, 31 from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. in Classroom A/B. CME credits are available. Registration is not required. For more information, email Beth Sellers at sellersb@upstate.edu. The schedule follows.
May 10—Sara Barth, MST, and Kristie Jones: Three Ways to Streamline Your Day-How SmartTools and Personalization can Make Your EPIC Experience Easier
May 17—William Sullivan, PhD: Behavior Analytic Treatments for Severe Destructive Behavior
May 31—Rosamma Joseph, MD: Topic is forthcoming.

Bioethics seminar on measles vaccination is May 9
Johan Bester, MBChB, PhD, MPhil, director of bioethics at University of Nevada’s Las Vegas School of Medicine, will present Measles Vaccination and What We Owe Children: Why Society is Obligated to Provide Measles Vaccination for Children Thursday, May 9 from noon to 1 p.m. in 3508 Setnor Academic Building. A light lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m. Bester will discuss parental and societal moral obligations to ensure children are protected against measles, including considerations of children’s best interest and justice, and policy considerations.

Presentation on cyberthreats is May 9
Dennis Ast, CPCU, CCIC, senior account executive at OneGroup, will present Cyber Threats: Fact or Fiction May 9 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the theater at the CNY Biotech Accelerator, 841 E. Fayette St. R.S.V.P. to cnybac@upstate.edu. Ast will review statistics and discuss how cyber events are on the rise in small- and medium-sized businesses.

Interprofessional education conference is May 13
SUNY’s Office of Interprofessional Education will host an interactive video conference Monday, May 13 from 8 a.m. to noon. Advancing SUNY IPE Program Infrastructure and Resources: Fostering Success will be available via WebEx in 1143 Academic Building. To register and for speaker information, visit http://www.buffalo.edu/interprofessional-education/education/SUNY_converstations_inthe_disciplines.html or email Darren Carboni at carbonid@upstate.edu.

Nursing Grand Rounds is May 21
Nursing Grand Rounds will be held Tuesday, May 21 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the Performance Center at Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, and streamed live to Classroom A/B at Community Campus. The Effect of Resilience Training on Critical Care Nurse Resilience will be presented by: Heather Roche, MS, RN; Kathy Oemeke, BSN, RN, CCRN; and Meg Greenman, DNP, RN, CCNS, CWCN. Rounds will be videotaped for post-presentation online viewing within the NGR blackboard course #3490: Nursing Grand Rounds. Registration is not required. 1.0 contact hour will be awarded by the ICNE. For more information, contact Ellen Albanese at albanese@upstate.edu.