Grand Rounds


September 8, 2017
“Innovation in Liver Transplantation:  Enlarging the Lifeboat”
 James V. Guarrera, MD, FACS
Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY


September 15, 2017
“Risk Assessment and Its Effect on Surgical Management in Breast Cancer Care”
Adriana Suarez-Ligon, MD
Instructor, Surgery
Department of Surgery
Section of Surgical Oncology
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


September 22, 2017
 “The Academic Department of Surgery: Now and Into the Future”
Anne C. Mosenthal, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Benjamin F. Rush, Jr. Chair of Surgery
Department of Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


September 29, 2017
“Liver Transplantation Today: Selecting Donors and Recipients to Maximize Utility and Outcome”
Glyn Morgan MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS.
Director of Liver Transplantation,
NYU Langone Transplant Institute

Associate Program Director
Department of Surgery
NYU School of Medicine


October 4, 2017
Transgender Clinical Workshop
NOTE:  WILL BE HELD IN MSB B 556
Keynote Lecture:
 “Gender Transition at a Mature Age - A Personal Narrative”
Anne Koch, DMD
Adjunct Faculty Member
Department of Endodontics
Senior Fellow
Penn Medicine Division of LGBT Health

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA


 October 6, 2017
Pat Murphy Endowed Lecture
“The Role of Palliative Care in Providing High Quality Surgical Care”
Zara Cooper, MD, MSc
Associate Professor  
Department of Surgery
Division of Trauma Critical Care
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA


October 13, 2017
Meta Analysis of Early Post Upper GI Surgery Feeding”
Kate Willcutts, DCN, RD, CNSC
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Surgical Nutrition Support Specialist
Assistant Clinical Nutrition Director
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA


October 20, 2017
Research Forum
“Stress Exacerbates Blunt Traumatic Brain Injury”                            “
Joanelle Bailey, MD
General Surgery Resident
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Newark, NJ

 “Research Updates:  Transplant and Hepatobiliary lab”
Jacob Schwartzman, MD
General Surgery Resident
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Newark, NJ


October 27, 2017
 TBA


November 3, 2017
“Advances in Surgical Treatment of Heart Disease"
Leonard Y Lee, MD
Professor of Surgery
James W. Mackenzie, M.D., Endowed Chair in Surgery
Interim Chair
Department of Surgery
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
New Brunswick, NJ


November 10, 2017
Research Forum
“Multiple Arterial Grafting in Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery”
Lucas Ohmes, MD
General Surgery Resident
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Newark, NJ

“Resident Evaluation”
Akia Caine, MD
General Surgery Resident
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Newark, NJ


November 17, 2017
“Leadership”
Anthony Scholer, MD
Chief Resident in Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


November 24, 2017
Thanksgiving: No Grand Rounds


December 1, 2017
“Measuring the Quality of Surgical Education”
Rachel R. Kelz, MD MSCE FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery

Associate Program Director
General Surgery Residency Program

ACS NSQIP, Surgeon Champion Director

University of Pennsylvania
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA


December 8, 2017
“Swords to Ploughshares: Golden Hour Interventions and Translation to Civilian Trauma”
Matthew J. Martin, MD, FACS, FASMBS
Colonel, Medical Corps, US Army
Department of the Army
Madigan Army Medical Center
Tacoma, WA


December 15, 2017
“Topics in Breast Surgery”
Christopher McGreevy, MD
Chief Resident in Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


December 22, 2017
Christmas: NO GRAND ROUNDS


December 29, 2017
New Year’s: NO GRAND ROUNDS


January 5, 2018
“Title”
Gerard Fulda, MD


January 12, 2018
“Back to the Future:  Palliative Care Never Dies”
Fabian M. Johnston, MD, MHS, FACS
​Assistant Professor of Surgery
​Division of Surgical Oncology

​Associate Program Director
Complex General Surgical Oncology Fellowship
​Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD


January 19, 2018
“Signatures: What can Sensors and Motion Tracking Technology Tell us about Technical Skills Performance?”
Carla M. Pugh, MD, PhD
Susan Behrens, MD Professor of Surgical Education
Vice Chair of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Department of Surgery

Clinical Director
University of Wisconsin Health Clinical Simulation Program

Professor
Industrial and Systems Engineering
University of Wisconsin
Madison, WI


January 26, 2018
“Robotics and Obesity in Transplant”
Subhashini Ayloo, MD, MPH, FACS
Associate Professor
Department of Surgery

Director of Robotic & Minimally Invasive HPB Surgery
Division of Liver Transplant and Hepatobiliary Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


February 2, 2018
"Frailty and its Impact on Surgical Outcomes"
Dhaval Chauhan, MD
Chief Resident in Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Newark, NJ


February 9, 2018
“Duty Hours Professionalism and the Clinical Learning Environment”
Steven C. Stain, M.D.
Professor  
Henry and Sally Schaffer Chair
Department of Surgery
Albany Medical Center
Albany, NY


February 16, 2018
“Psychiatry: Psychotherapy and Psychopharmacology of Addiction and Co-occuring Psychiatric Disorders”
Petros Levounis, MD, MA
Professor and Chair
Department of Psychiatry

Chief of Service, University Hospital
Behavioral Health Sciences Building
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


February 23, 2018
"Colorectal Surgery, Including Robotic Colorectal Procedures"
Nell Maloney Patel, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
Division of General Surgery
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
New Brunswick, NJ


March 2, 2018
"The “Practice” of Surgery:  The Case for Simulation"
Neil King, MD
Chief Resident in Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Newark, NJ


March 9, 2018
“BOUNCING UP:  New Definitions of Resilience”
Julie Freischlag, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Winston-Salem, NC


March 16, 2018
“Bleeding and Thromboembolism after TBI in the Elderly: a Real Conundrum”
Nina Glass, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


March 23, 2018
“In-Service of the Country”
Michael Rotondo, MD
Professor
Department of Surgery
Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
The School of Medicine and Dentistry
University of Rochester
Rochester, NY


March 30, 2018
Good Friday: No Grand Rounds


April 6, 2018
“The Surgical M & M: Archaic of the Answer to Quality Care?”
Gregory J. Jurkovich, MD FACS
Professor and Vice-Chairman 
Lloyd F. & Rosemargaret Donant Chair in Trauma Medicine
Department of Surgery
University of California Davis Health
Sacramento, CA 


April 13, 2018
“Lower Extremity Amputation-How to Make the Right Cut”
Vijay Tanjavur, MD
Chief Resident in Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Newark, NJ


April 20, 2017
“Advanced Wound Care: Incorporating Evidence into Practice”
Oscar M. Alvarez PhD, CCT, FAPWCA
Program Director, Director Clinical Research
Vascular and Wound Care Center
University Hospital
Newark, NJ


April 27, 2018
“Topics in Vascular Surgery”
Edward Andraos, MD
Chief Resident in Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Newark, NJ


May 4, 2018
“Non-Lethal "Weapons of Mass Destruction" - What We Need to Know”
Daniel Daman, MD
Trauma/Surgical Critical Care Fellow
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Department of Surgery
Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Newark, NJ


May 11, 2017
“Topics in Trauma”
Amy Gore, MD
Chief Resident In Surgery
Department of Surgery
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


May 18, 2018
“Surgical Treatment of Diseases of the Pancreas, Bile Ducts, and Liver”
Jeffrey B. Matthews, MD
Surgeon-in-Chief and Chairman
Department of Surgery
Dallas B. Phemister Professor of Surgery
The University of Chicago Medicine & Biological Sciences
Chicago, IL


May 25, 2018
Memorial Day: No Grand Rounds


June 1, 2018
"Damage Control Surgery and Management of the Open Abdomen"
Konstantin Khariton, DO
Trauma/Surgical Critical Care Fellow
Department of Surgery
Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ


June 8, 2018
Eric Muñoz, MD Memorial Lecture
Hospital-Based Violence Intervention: Closing the Revolving Door on Violent Injury”
Rochelle A. Dicker, MD
Professor
Departments of Surgery and Anesthesia
Co-Director, Center for Global Surgical Studies
Director, Wraparound Project
University of California
San Francisco, CA