Current Grand Rounds

On the 2nd Thursday of the Month, we bring local and national leaders and researchers in informatics to address us on important and relevant topics. Grand Rounds are presented throughout the academic year (Sept-June) Thursdays 12:00 to 1:00 (presentations are either virtual or at various locations).

Upcoming Grand Rounds

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 12:00pm : Location: Virtual

Title:The National COVID Cohort Collaborative (NC3)

Christopher Chute, MD, DrPh

Thursday, October 08, 2020 - 12:00pm : Virtual


Stuart Ray MD, FACP, FIDSA

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 12:00pm : Virtual


Brian Garibaldi MD

Thursday, December 10, 2020 - 12:00pm : Virtual


Brian Hasselfeld MD

*FYI...OCME will no longer mail certificates to the participants of RSC activities. Participants will receive an email from OCME, notifying them that their certificate/transcript is available online and will provide them with their CME ID# and password for access.

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Intended Audience for Grand Rounds Series

Health care practitioners directing the use(s) of information technology to improve care. Public health practitioners directing the use(s) of information technology to improve the practice and delivery of public health. Biologists directing the use(s) of information technology to improve research and research practice. Information science researchers investigating new types of information technology as well as evaluating the success of installed information technology at delivering on its promises.

Objectives for the Series

  1. Explain the needs for informatics interventions in a wide variety of health-related settings, from consumer to clinical to public health to translational research.
  2. Describe potential benefits and unintended consequences of existing, emerging, or novel health-related informatics interventions.
  3. Describe effective or novel informatics architectures.
  4. Apply emerging and novel informatics evidence to existing informatics problems.
  5. Contrast alternative approaches to health information exchange at the local and national levels.
  6. Identify existing, emerging, and novel policy interventions for informatics problems.
  7. Appraise the fit of existing, emerging, or novel technical solutions to informatics problems

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