The following interdisciplinary events serve particularly as an internal continuing medical education:

Emphysema and transplantation board

Joint thorax-surgical-pneumological conference to discuss emphysema and transplant patients.
Each Monday, 11.45 am - 12.30 pm
Location: HOER C 33

CTEPH board

Interdisciplinary review of patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.
Mondays (after announcement) from 12h30 to 13h30.
Location: OPS B 26

Tumor board for thoracic malignomas

All thoracic patients will be presented to an interdisciplinary panel and individual treatment recommendations will be developed (including regular quality circles and morbidity/mortality conferences).
Each Monday, 01.30 - 02.30 pm
Location: OPS B 26

Radiology report

Discussion of specific thoracic surgery with the Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology.
Tuesdays and Fridays, 0300 - 03.30 pm
Location: OPS B 26

Surgical + Gastroenterological Grand Round

Public lecture series on current topics in surgery, with internationally renowned speakers and live video transmissions.
Tuesday, 05:15 - 06:00 pm
Location: PATH D 22

Teaching Round

Practical resident training.
Wednesday, 07.15 - 07.45 am
Location: HOER B 15

Journal Club

Together with the Clinic for Pneumology and the Pediatric Pneumology of the Children's Hospital Zurich, current scientific publications are presented and discussed.
Wednesday, 05.00 - 05.45 pm
Location: HOER C 33

Current thoracic and pneumological cases (pneumococculitis)

The participating internal and external physicians present their cases (with video conferencing).
Preregistration not required.
Thursdays, 01.00 – 02.00 pm
Location: OPS B 26

Sarcoma board

Every week, an interdisciplinary expert committee will present all patients with sarcoma and develop individual treatment recommendations.
Thursdays, 03.30 - 05.00 pm,
Location: PATH D

Internal education of the department of thoracic surgery

Interdisciplinary training for the entire medical team of the clinic.
Fridays, 07.15 - 07.45 am
Location: OPS B 26
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