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Grand Rounds: Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds: Workplace violence and the care of the agitated patient?
Start Date/Time: 8/1/2018 11:00 AM
End Date/Time: 8/1/2018 12:00 PM
Location: Bellevue Hospital Center, A building, third floor, A342
Description: Lynn Roppolo, MD is an associate professor of Emergency Medicine and associate residency program director at UT Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Roppolo has spent her entire academic career primarily serving in the residency leadership at the University of Texas Southwestern, incorporating new ideas to improve the quality of education for the millennial learner. She has spent the last two years improving ED management of the agitated patient with the ultimate goal of reducing ED violence and physical assaults by patients on ED staff. She is currently conducting a before and after study on a recently implemented Epic agitation order set at Parkland Hospital that Dr. Roppolo and her multi-disciplinary team created incorporating the new BETA (Best Practices in Treatment and Evaluation of Agitation) guidelines. She attended medical school at the University of California, San Diego and completed her residency in Emergency Medicine at the George Washington University in Washington DC with a mini-fellowship in disaster medicine.
Contact: Loreina Tam
Phone: 2125624317
Email: loreina.tam@nyumc.org
Speaker: Lynn Roppolo, MD
Speaker Institution: UT Southwestern Medical Center
Speaker Position: Associate Residency Program Director
Seminar Host: Emergency Medicine
Refreshments: No
Fee Required: No
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