Quality Improvement Faculty Lecture
Dr. Guerrero is an associate professor in the Division of Surgical Oncology and vice chair of Quality and Performance in the Department of Surgery at the University of Arizona.
Dr. Guerrero earned his Medical Degree from Meharry Medical College, and he completed his General Surgery Residency at the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. Dr. Guerrero became interested in treating endocrine tumors and disorders after his training at the MD Anderson Cancer Center. He completed a prestigious Endocrine Surgery Fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco under the mentorship of the legendary Dr. Orlo H. Clark.
He joined the University of Arizona in 2009 as Director of Endocrine Surgery. Dr. Guerrero has been actively involved in resident teaching activities and each year hosts a Grand Rounds event working with the General Surgery residents in presenting their final Quality Improvement Projects.
Overall Series Objectives:
- Incorporate into practice intraoperative teaching and feedback to improve operative performance
- Incorporate cutting-edge surgical techniques and patient management strategies
- Incorporate into practice results from recent randomized-controlled trials/studies
- Communicate operative knowledge effectively to peers
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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure Statement(s): All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members and the 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.