Grand Rounds


Grand Rounds Schedule


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





Title of Talk

September 10, 2013

Marc Klapholz, MD

State of the Department of Medicine

September  17, 2013

Weisse Lecture: Barron H. Lerner, MD, PhD

When Superstition Meets Science: The History of Screening for Disease

September  24, 2013

Joshua Kaplan, MD

Topics in Acute Renal Failure

October  1, 2013

Steven Schutzer, MD

Update on Lyme and Tick-borne Disease

October  8, 2013

Sultan Ahmed, MD

Cardiac Ischemia: Its Pathophysiology and Manifestations

October  15, 2013

Joseph Izzo, MD

Central Blood Pressure and Pulse Wave Velocity: Do they Help in the Management of Hypertension?

October  22, 2013

Pranela Rameshwar, PhD

Stem Cell Research Update

October  29, 2013

Thomas F. Patterson, MD, FACP, FIDSA

Real World Experience from the  Fungal Meningitis Outbreak

November  5, 2013

Timothy Wilkin, MD

HIV & Anal HPV

November  12, 2013

James H. Lewis, MD

Update on Drug-Induced Liver Injury

November  19, 2013

Andrew Thomas, PhD

Tale of Two Sugars

November 26, 2013

Anne Mosenthal, MD

Improving Quality-End of Life Care in the ICU

December  3, 2013

Douglas T.  Dieterich, MD


December  10, 2013

Joel Freundlich, PhD

TB Drug Development

December  17, 2013

Robert G. Maki, MD, PhD

Chemotherapy for Sarcomas 2014

January  7, 2014

Carroll Leevy Memorial Lecture:  K. Rajender Reddy, MD

Management of End-Stage LiverDisease

January  14, 2014

Warren Finkelstein, MD

Common Errors in the Use of Biologics for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

January  21, 2014

Charles Prestigiacomo, MD

Current Strategies in the Management of Neurosurgical Emergencies on the Medical Service

January  28, 2014

Peter Dicpinigaitis, MD

Update on the Evaluation and Management of Chronic Cough

February  4, 2014

William Halperin, MD

Geographic Mapping in Prevention

February  11, 2014

 Nikolaos Pyrsopoulos, MD

Hepatology TBA

February  18, 2014

Briam L. Strom, MD, MPH

Dietary Sodium and Health Outcomes: A Case Study in How to (Properly?) make Public Health Policy

February  25, 2014

Jai Radhakrishnan, MD

Complications of  Nephrotic Syndrome

March  4, 2014

Jeffrey Brenner, MD

Hot Innovative Approaches to Caring for the Very IlL

March  11, 2014

Olveen Carrasquillo, MD

Addressing Latino Health Disparities

March  18, 2014

Henry Ginsberg, MD

Is Combination Therapy Still an Option for High Risk Patients with Hyperlipidemia

March 25, 2014

Martin Blaser, MD

Effects of Early Life Antibiotics on Development

April  1, 2014

Reynard J. McDonald World TB Day Lecture: Antonino Catanzaro, MD

World TB Day 2014: TB yesterday, today and tomorrow

April  8, 2014

Francis P. Chinard Lecture: Marvin A. Kirschner, MD

Management of Obesity: Where are we?

April  15, 2014

William Gause, MD


April  22, 2014

Scott Halpern, MD

Organ Supply & Allocation TBA

April  29, 2014

Judith Nelson, MD

Palliative & Critical Care TBA

May  6, 2014

David  Livingston, MD

Trauma in Geriatrics TBA

May  13, 2014

Jeffrey Carson, MD

Transfusion Thresholds

May  20, 2014

Dermatology Speaker


May  27, 2014

Dr. Christopher Mason

Personalized Medicine TBA

June  3, 2014

Dr. Abraham Aviv

Telomeres TBA

June  10, 2014

W.G. Johanson Memorial Lecture:Antonio Anzueto, MD

Update on Severe Pneumonia: Biomarkers and Outcomes