Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

TOPIC: Dementia: A Primary Care Perspective
SPEAKER: Carlos Tafich, MD

Dr. Tafich grew up in Monterrey, Mexico.  After obtaining his Bachelors in Medicine and Surgery with highest honors from Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, he completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Arizona.  He has since joined the Division of Geriatrics, General IM and Palliative Care at BUMC-South Campus.  He is currently a physician champion for the All of Us research program at South Campus.  He has also been engaged in Banner's Clinical Consensus Groups for the management of Dementia and Valley Fever in the primary care setting.  He is interested in general medicine with a focus on clinical practice improvement, rheumatic diseases and medical education. 

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Diagnose a variety of internal medicine illnesses
  2. Understand more clearly advances in therapy
  3. Become truly professional physicians

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