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Dell Med Grand Rounds: A Conversation With Lord David Prior

Location: Health Learning Building Auditorium

Address: 1501 Red River St., Austin, Texas 78701 | View Map »

Date: Thursday, September 26, 2019

Time: 4–5 p.m.

Contact: Denice Richard

About the Event

Please join us for this very special installment of Dell Med Grand Rounds featuring Dell Medical School Dean Clay Johnston, M.D., Ph.D., in conversation with Lord David Prior, the non-executive chair of NHS England, the public body which leads the National Health Service in England.

We will explore similarities and differences between the English and U.S. health care systems, the role of digital transformation in improving both patient outcomes and the patient-provider experience, and opportunities to apply lessons learned in England to our health care system locally and nationally.

Dell Med Grand Rounds is a quarterly, school-wide series that brings world-renowned speakers who are leaders in delivering and teaching about value-based health care. Learn more about the series >

CME credit is available for this event — learn more below.

Learning Objectives
By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:

  • Articulate key similarities and differences between the English and U.S. health care systems, as well as the opportunities and constraints they face;
  • Discuss the role of digital transformation in improving patient outcomes as well as the patient-provider experience;
  • Identify opportunities to apply lessons learned by and from NHS England to the health care system locally and nationally.

Target Audience

  • Primary: Current physicians from all specialties
  • Secondary: Residents, medical students, mid-level providers, nursing staff and other members of the health care team

This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:

  • ACGME: Patient care; professionalism; interpersonal and communication skills; medical knowledge; and systems-based practice.
  • IOM: Provide patient-centered care; work in interdisciplinary teams; employ evidence-based practice; apply quality improvement; and utilize informatics.
  • IECC: Values/ethics for interprofessional practice; roles/responsibilities; interprofessional communication; teams and teamwork.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.