Grand Rounds


Grand Rounds Schedule


Medical Science Building
8:00am - 9:00am





Title of Talk

September  16, 2014

Marc Klapholz, MD

State of the Department of Medicine

September  23, 2014

Stephen Pastores, MD

Adrenal Insufficiency and Corticosteroid Use in the ICU

September 30, 2014

Weisse Lecture – Heinrich von Straden

“A Harvest of Sorrows”: Ancient Physicians on Medical Errors

October 7, 2014

Petros Levounis, MD

Medications for Alcohol Use Disorders

October 14, 2014

Howard Kaufman, MD

Advances in the Treatment of Metastatic Melanoma

October 21, 2014

Andrew Kaufman, MD

Understanding of Opioids in Clinical Practice

October 28, 2014

Elodie Ghedin, PhD

The Microbiome and the Lung

November 4, 2014

Alfonso Waller, MD

Integrated Cardiac Imaging

November 11, 2014

Julie O’Sullivan Maillet, PhD

Ten Evolving Issues in Nutrition Practice

November 18, 2014

Peter Green, MD

Gluten Related Disorders

November 25, 2014

Anushua Sinha, MD

Ebola Virus Disease: Epidemiology Clinical Care and Control

December 2, 2014

World AIDS Day:
Edgar Simard, PhD

Cancer-related Outcomes among People with HIV/AIDS in the United States

December 9, 2014

Victor Mazza, MD

Anticoagulation: Current Therapeutic Options

December 16, 2014

William Chenitz, MD

Glomerular Disease: New Concepts in Pathophysiology and Treatment

January 6, 2015

Carroll Leevy Memorial Lecture:
Kimberly A. Brown, MD

The Challenge of Chronic HCV Infection in Advanced Liver Disease

January 13, 2015

Padmini Salgame, PhD

Mechanisms of Host Protective Immunity and Biomarkers of Protection in TB

January 20, 2015

David Bleich, MD

Metabolic Syndrome: A 21st Century Perspective

January 27, 2015

Canceled due to Snow Storm

February 3, 2015

Speaker Canceled due to Snow/Ice

February 10, 2015

Suzanne Oparil, MD

The Case of JNC8

February 17, 2015

Alex Bekker, MD, PhD

Perioperative CNS Injury in Adults

February 24, 2015

Andrew Berman

End Stage of COPD

March 3, 2015

Shreya Kangovi, MD

Understanding and Improving Health Outcomes among Vulnerable Patients

March 10, 2015

Michelle Gong, MD

Prevention in Acute Critical Illness

March 17, 2015

Reynard J. McDonald World TB Day:
John Bernardo, MD

Tuberculosis: Here Today, Here Tomorrow?

March 24, 2015

Alfred F. Tallia, MD, MPH


March 31, 2015

April 7, 2015

Alice J. Cohen, MD

Hematology TBA

April 14, 2015

Sangeeta Lamba, MD


April 21, 2015

Alan S. Cross, MD

Evolving Concepts of Sepsis: Update on New Approaches to Therapy

April 28, 2015

Beth Pletcher, MD

Clinical and Research Update on Neurofibromatosis

May 5, 2015

Ravi Thadhani, MD, PhD

Renal TBA

May 12, 2015

Anna Broder, MD

Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Cardiovascular Disease

May 19, 2015

Antonella Tosti, MD

Hair Disorder: Pathophysiology and Diagnosis

May 26, 2015

Shirish Huprikar, MD

Transplant ID

June 2, 2015

Louis Baxter, MD

Physician Impairment

June 9, 2015

W.G. Johanson Memorial Lecture:
Amal Jubran, MD

Weaning from Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation