Main content

    Educational Opportunities at SMCS
    Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento

    Adult Cath Conference (No CME)
    3rd Thursdays | 7:30-9:00 AM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion SMG Cardiology Conf Rm 6th Floor
    Case presentations and current evidence based guidelines and recommendations for interventional cardiology will be reviewed, discussed, and debated at each meeting. Open to cardiologists and surgeons.

    Adult Echo Conference (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
    1st Thursday | 12:00-1:00 PM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion SMG Cardiology Conf Rm 6th Floor
    Case presentations and current evidence based guidelines and recommendations for echocardiographic imaging are reviewed and discussed. Open to cardiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons.

    Adult/Pediatric Cardiovascular Grand Rounds Conference Series (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
    Date and Location TBA
    Anesthesia Department Education(No CME)
    1st Thursdays | 7:00-8:00 AM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion #717
    These meetings provide an ongoing educational forum to enhance diagnostic, clinical and treatment skills. Open to all anesthesiologists on staff.

    Brain & Spinal Cord Tumor Board   (No CME)
    2nd/4th Tuesday 7:30-8:30 am Buhler Specialty Pavilion Suite 501 Conference Room

    Breast Tumor Conference (No CME)
    Mondays | 12:00-1:00 PM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion #220
    This conference will provide a forum for case presentations and discussions of protocols and care pathways, as well as technology-related issues in the care of patients with breast cancer. Open to physicians involved in breast cancer care.\

    DBS Case Conference (No CME)
    1st Tuesday 7:30-8:30 am Buhler Specialty Pavilion Suite 501 Conference Room

    GI/Gynecology Tumor, Genitourinary (GU) Tumor & Lung Tumor Conference(No CME)
    Wednesdays | 12:00-1:00 PM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion #220
    This conference will provide a forum for case presentations and discussions of protocols and care pathways, as well as technology-related issues in the care of patients with GI/Gynecology cancer. Open to physicians involved in GI/GYN & GU cancer care & lung cancer care.

    Hematology Tumor Conference(No CME)
    1st & 3rd Fridays | 12:00-1:00 PM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion #220
    This conference will provide a forum for case presentations and discussions of protocols and care pathways, as well as technology-related issues in the care of patients with hematologic cancer. Open to physicians involved in hematologic cancer care.

    Lung Nodule Conference (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
    Wednesdays | 1:00-2:00pm | Buhler Specialty Pavilion #220
    1.0 CME credit is offered. Open to all Physicians, Oncology Team Members and Hospitalists. Lung Screening patients and active disease cases are reviewed and navigated for proper referrals/surveillance at each meeting. Physicians are encouraged to bring cases to conference for review and input from the group.

    OB/GYN Grand Rounds(No CME)
    1st Mondays | 12:15-1:15 PM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion Classroom 2
    These meetings provide an ongoing educational forum to enhance diagnostic, clinical and treatment skills. Open to all OB/GYN physicians and family medicine physician with OB privileges on staff.

    Oncology Journal Club (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
    1st Thursdays| 1200-1300 | Buhler Specialty Pavilion #220
    Open to all Physicians, Nurses, Pharmacists and Oncology Team Members. Clinical relevant, timely journal articles and evidenced-based clinical presentations are offered by both in-house and nationally recognized subject matter experts.

    Orthopedic Grand Rounds (No CME)
    3rd Tuesdays Bi-Monthly | 5:30-7:00 PM | SMCS Ose Adams Conference Room C
    Case presentations and clinical/technical updates provided by internal and external subject matter experts. Open to all orthopedic surgeons on staff.

    Pediatric Cath Conference (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
    Mondays | 7:30-8:30 AM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion Room #717
    Review and discuss all pediatric cardiovascular surgeries and cardiac interventional procedures. Open to pediatric cardiologists, pediatric intensivists and other health care professionals involved in pediatric cardiac care. On dates of Pediatric Cardiovascular M&M which are held quarterly, Pediatric Cath Conference begins at 7:00 AM.

    Pediatric Cardiovascular M&M (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ )
    1st Mondays Quarterly | 7:30-8:30 AM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion Room #717
    Review and discuss all pediatric cardiovascular surgeries and cardiac interventional procedures. Open to pediatric cardiovascular surgeons, pediatric intensivists and other physicians involved in pediatric cardiovascular care.

    Pediatric M&M (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
    1st Wednesdays | 7:30-8:30 AM | SMCS Ose Adams Conference Room C
    Review and discuss rare and/or complex pediatric cases. Open to pediatricians, pediatric specialists and other physicians involved in pediatric care.

    Perinatal/Neonatal M&M (1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™)
    1st Tuesdays (except July and August) | 12:00-1:00 PM | Buhler Specialty Pavilion Classroom 2
    Review and discuss rare and/or complex perinatal and/or neonatal cases. Open to pediatricians, pediatric specialists and other physicians involved in pediatric care.

    SMCS Gamma Knife Case Conference  (No CME)
    1st/3rd Tuesday 8:30-9:30 am Buhler Specialty Pavilion Suite 100 Conference Room

    SMCS Neuro Case Conference(No CME)
    1st Wednesdays | 12pm-1pm | locations varies
    Target Audience: All clinicians who have a special interest in Neuro/Spine topics including: Neurologist, Neurosurgeons, Neuro Oncologists, Neuro Radiologists, Neuro Interventionalists, Neuro Pathologists, Neuro Radiation-Oncologists, Spine and Pain Specialists, and other Health Care Providers that work in the Neuro and/or Spine fields

    Course Objectives: At the conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

    • Learn about common and uncommon presentation of neurologic patients.
    • Learn about different diagnostic techniques and their utility.
    • Understand neurosurgical interventions and their application.
    • Discuss any cultural and linguistic issues impacting patient care with the goal of improving patient outcomes.