Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Updated September 24, 2018

► Wednesdays, 12:00 p.m. - 1 p.m.(NO GRAND ROUNDS in June, July or August)

Jewish Hospital Rudd Heart & Lung Conference Center * Great Halls I & II
201 Abraham Flexner Way- 16th Floor

* Unless otherwise noted, Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds will be held at this location

Directors:  Joseph Moore IV, Ph.D. and Sohail Ikram, M.D.
Coordinator:  Monica Sivori 502-852-1162


Accreditation Statement

The University of Louisville School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The University of Louisville School of Medicine Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development office designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual Continuing Education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content, but does provide CEUs pending content review of each presentation.

Special Services

To request disability arrangements, call Monica Sivori @ 502-852-1162 at least seven days prior to the program. The University of Louisville School of Medicine fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof.


Academic Semesters Fall 2018 - Spring 2019 

 

September 5

Saman Nazarian, M.D., Ph.D.Saman Nazarian, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiothoracic Imaging
Penn Heart and Vascular Center
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

"Cryptogenic Stroke - Learn How to Improve Your Patient Outcomes"


September 12

Katherine YutzeyKatherine E. Yutzey, Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Molecular Cardiovascular Biology
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH

"Postnatal Heart Development" 


September 19

Kristen Sell-Dottin, M.D.Kristen A. Sell-Dottin, M.D.
Department of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Mitral Regurgitation: When and  How to Intervene"


September 26

Owsley Brown Lecture

J. Michael DiMaioJ. Michael DiMaio, M.D., FACS, FAHA
Professor
UT Southwestern Medical Center Dallas
Department of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery
Dallas, TX

"The Fourth Industrial (Medical) Revolution"


October 3

Dawn J. Caster, M.D.Dawn J. Caster, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Systemic lupus erythematosus and cardiovascular disease: pathogenesis, prediction, and prevention"


October 10

Tamer Mohamed, Ph.D.Tamer Mohamed
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Novel Approaches for Endogenous Heart Repair"


October 17

Michael SmithMichael Miller, MD, FACC, FAHA
Professor of MedicineDirector, Center for Preventive Cardiology
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD 

"Improving Outcomes of Patients with Severe Hypercholesterolemia"


October 24

TBD


October 31

Harold E. Bays, M.D., FTOS, FACC, FACE, FNLAHarold E. Bays, M.D., FTOS, FACC, FACE, FNLA
Medical Director
Louisville Metabolic & Atherosclerosis Research Center
Louisville, KY

"Overcoming Access Barriers & Practice Challenges to PCSK9 Inhibitor Implementation"

November 7

Lachlan Smith, M.D.Lachlan M. Smith, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Department of Radiology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Cardiac MRI in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy" 

November 14

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


November 21

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


November 28

Timothy A. McKinsey, Ph.D.Timothy McKinsey
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Division Head for Translational Research
Director, Consortium for Fibrosis Research & Translation
University of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

Aurora, CO

"Protein Acetylation in Cardiometabolic Disease: The Epigenome and Beyond"


December 5

Shahab Ghafghazi, M.D., MRCPShahab Ghafghazi, M.D., MRCP
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Faculty, Diabetes, Obesity, and Cardiovascular Prevention Center
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


December 12

Rajakrishan Vijayakrishnan, M.D.Rajakrishan Vijayakrishnan, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


December 19

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


December 26

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


January 2

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


January 9

TBD