Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds

The primary purpose of Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds is to provide up-to-date information on laboratory testing for diagnosis, prognosis, and monitoring diseases. Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds occurs on Wednesdays 3:30-4:30 PM Pacific time during fall, winter, and spring quarters. 

Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds is free and open to all.

CME Course Objectives

Upon completion of this program, attendees should be able to:

  • List several trends and developments in laboratory testing for the diagnosis, prognosis, and monitoring of disease.
  • List several trends and developments regarding improving the quality of clinical laboratory services.
  • Apply current concepts in laboratory testing to the diagnosis, prognosis, and monitoring of disease.
  • Describe current research in the practice of medicine and how this research might impact the future practice of laboratory testing.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 40 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (Each session is one credit.)

Attendance & CME/CE credit: 

In order to be eligible to claim credit for attending Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds (LMGR), attendees must:

  1. ATTEND THE LIVE ACTIVITY (see locations or live streaming link below), and
  2. SIGN IN ONLINE: tinyurl.com/signin-gr

Participants who are external to the UW Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology can receive CME credit for attending LMGR or watching via the live streaming link, but those people will need to submit an attestation form and payment to the UW CME Office ($45 or less, based on total LMGR hours attended for the academic year) to claim CME credit. Attestation forms are emailed to CME participants each July for the preceding academic year.

The live activity starts at 3:30 PM Pacific on most Wednesdays during term in fall, winter, and spring quarters.

Live activity locations

  • Attend in person at Health Sciences Building, room D209
  • Attend the live activity via the live streaming link through Zoom: www.zoom.us/j/414978331

*To sign up to receive the weekly Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds email announcements, please email lmgr@uw.edu

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation contact the Disability Services Office at least ten days in advance at: 206.543.6450/V, 206.543.6452/TTY, 206.685.7264 (fax), or e-mail at dso@u.washington.edu.

Online CME Credit (Enduring Materials)

If you are unable to attend the live activity on the day it occurs, CME and/or SAM credit may be obtained by watching the video recording online and completing the online post-test, if available. 

To earn CME credit:

Requirements:

  • You will be required to watch a video recording of the lecture and complete an online post-test
  • You will need internet access and the ability to watch a YouTube video 
  • Each session will take approximately 1 hour to watch the video and complete the post-test.
  • You must earn at least 75% correct on the quiz.  
  • All participants will be asked to register and pay a one-time fee on the UW CME website the first time that they complete a module and claim CME credit. This fee covers CME credits for up to 2 years worth of Lab Med Grand Rounds CME sessions (up to 80 sessions).

Accreditation Statement for Enduring Materials:

The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 80 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Current Quarter Schedule

LAB M 502 Grand Rounds Schedule, current quarter

Previous Quarter Schedule

LAB M 502 Grand Rounds Schedule, previous quarter

Recorded Presentations

For past presentations, visit our YouTube channel.