University of Colorado
School of Medicine
Division of Geriatric Medicine
Our next Presentation for the 2013-2014 academic year will be on
Thursday, December 19th, 2013.
Our topic will be
Assessing Cardiac Risk and benefit of new Drugs:
Relevance of the Rosiglitazone and omega-3
fatty acid FDA reviews.
Bill Hiatt, MD
Professor of Medicie
University of Colorado School of Medicine
President, CPC Clinical Research
The Learning Objectives were:
1. Describe the evaluation of cardiac risk signals for drugs with non-cardiac indications.
2. Understand the ‘exclusion of risk’ approach.
3. Discuss the pros and cons of surrogate endpoints in assessing both risk and benefit of drugs.
Geriatric Grand Rounds will be presented on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursday mornings from 7:30 - 8:30am, starting in September 2013 and ending at the end of May 2014
Geriatric Grand Rounds are presented in the Board Room (Room 7000) at Academic Office One (AO1), 12631 East 17th Ave. Aurora, CO 80045