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Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Location: Zoom

Date: Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Time: 4–5 p.m.

Contact: Cecilia Owen

About the Event

Please join the Neurosurgery Grand Rounds as Raquel C. Bono, M.D. presents “Disruptions to Healthcare: COVID-19 and Clinical Leadership.” Dr. Bono, retired vice admiral in the United States Navy and former director of the Defense Health Agency, is an assistant professor of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland.

Email Cecilia Owen for the Zoom information.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe personal convictions for the purposeful disruption of healthcare systems
  • Describe examples of health care system disruption in the military health system (MHS)
  • Review the disruption of healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Discuss the role of clinical leadership in healthcare disruption

Target Audience

  • Primary: Neurologists, neuroscientists, other health care professionals
  • Secondary: Nursing staff, residents, medical students and allied health professionals


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

  • ACGME: Patient Care and Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, 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/Responsibility, Interprofessional Communication, Teams and Teamwork

    For more information, please contact Cecilia Owen at 512-495-5557

Speaker Disclosure

Dr. Raquel C. Bono, speaker for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Planner Disclosure

John Kuo, MD, PhD; Nicole Virnig and Cecilia Owen, planners of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

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 internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.