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Department of Surgery Grand Rounds Visiting Professor


SPEAKER:  R. Lawrence Moss, MD
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
E. Thomas Boles Jr., Professor of Surgery
The Ohio State University, College of Medicine

TITLE: “How Human Nature and Personal Experience
Can Be The Surgeon’s Worst Enemies or Best Friends”

DATE: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

LOCATION: 956 Court Avenue (Coleman Building, South Auditorium)

TIME: 8:45 – 9:45 a.m.


  • Participants will understand the basic principles of human psychology with respect to interpretation of experience and integration of this into judgment and decision-making.
  • Understand the difference between probabilism and determinism and their relevance to medical decision-making.
  • Understand the changes in the practice of medicine that have altered the role of information processing.

 DISCLOSURES: Dr. Moss has no disclosures, which need to be revealed and will not discuss any off-label uses of products.

ACCREDITATION: Methodist Healthcare is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT: Methodist Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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