Department of Surgery Grand Rounds

State of The Department - Accomplishments and Future Directions


Julie Ann Sosa, MD MA FACS

Leon Goldman, MD Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Professor, Department of Medicine
University of California San Francisco


  • Mission of the Department of Surgery  
  • Department accomplishments from 2018
  • Future goals and directions
  • Financial overview
  • Upcoming Department of Surgery Retreat


Live Streaming on Computer or Mobile Device

Event will be live streamed here.

Remote Live Streaming Locations

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
1001 Potrero St., Bldg. 5, Ward 3A, Room 3A27

UCSF Bakar Cancer Hospital at Mission Bay
1855 4th St., Room A-4527



The purpose of Surgery Grand Rounds is to provide surgeons, residents and other attendees with up-to-date knowledge of surgical issues encountered in academic practice. It is expected that by promoting awareness of current advances in surgery, patient care will improve, and mortality and morbidity will be reduced. For the 2018-2019 Department of Surgery Grand Rounds Schedule, please visit under the “Education & Training” tab in the menu.


The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  CME Course #MGR19045

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 43 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*The above credit is inclusive of credit for all Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Department of Surgery Grand Rounds.


Disclosure declaration No one in a position to control the content of this activity has a relationship with an ACCME-defined commercial interest. Planners Julie Ann Sosa, MD, MA, FACS, Lygia Stewart, MD, FACS, and Ryutaro Hirose, MD, FACS, have stated that they have no relationships to disclose. Speaker Julie Ann Sosa MD, has stated that she has no relationships to disclose.


This activity is supported by the Department of Surgery’s Howard Naffziger Endowment Fund.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:00am to 8:00am

HSW-300 Auditorium
513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California 94143


School of Medicine


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Local Community, Alumni






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