Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Updated January 18, 2017

► 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:  Steven P. Jones, 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.


Spring Semester 2017

 

January 4

NO GRAND ROUNDS


January 11

Brad S. Sutton, M.D., MBABrad S. Sutton, M.D., MBA
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Assistant Dean for Health Strategy and Innovation
Director, Center for Health Process Innovation
Co-Director, Distinction Track in Business and Leadership
Co-Director, MD-MBA Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Value-Based Care in Cardiovascular Service Line"


January 18

Rajeev FernandoRajeev Fernando, M.D., M.S.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


"Cardiac Masses: Characterization with Cardiac MRI"


January 25 - NO Session

PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE RESCHEDULED   

 


February 1

NOTE:  LOCATION CHANGE

  Cardiovascular Innovation Inst
  (CII) conference room 1st fl at
  Floyd & 301 E Muhammad Ali 


Jason X.-J. Yuan, M.D, Ph.D.Jason X.-J. Yuan, M.D, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Physiology
Chief, Division of Translational and Regenerative Medicine
Associate Vice President for Translational Health Sciences, UA Health Sciences
University of Arizona College of Medicine
Tucson, AZ

"Pathogenic Mechanisms of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Role of Endothelial HIF Signaling"


February 8

Rita CoramRita Coram, M.D., FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Women's Cardiovascular Health Program
Director, Coronary Care Unit/Chest Pain Center, University of Louisville Hospital
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Why Every Physician Must Understand Peripheral Arterial Disease"


February 15

Shahab GhafghaziShahab Ghafghazi, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Effect of Glucose Lowering Agents in Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes" 


February 22

Shahab GhafghaziDmitry Abramov, MD, M.S.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


"Diagnosing Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction"  


March 1

Rakesh GopinathannairRakesh Gopinathannair M.D., M.A., FHRS, FACC, FAHA
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Wearable Cardiac Defibrillator in Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death:
  Where does it fit"
 


March 8

Roberto BolliRoberto Bolli, M.D., FAHA
Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics
Jewish Hospital Heart and Lung Institute Distinguished Chair in Cardiology
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Medicine
Director, Institute of Molecular Cardiology
Scientific Director, Cardiovascular Innovation Institute
Distinguished University Scholar
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Cell Therapy for Ischemic Cardiomyopathy"


March 15

Emma BirksEmma J. Birks, MBBS, Ph.D., B.Sc., FRCP
Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Heart Failure, Transplant and Mechanical Support Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


March 22

John LoughranJohn H. Loughran Jr., M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Endocarditis"


March 29

Gregory DeamA. Gregory Deam, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


April 5

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


April 12

Carrie LennemanCarrie-Anna Geisberg Lenneman, M.D., M.Sci.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


"Updates in Cardio-Oncology"


April 19

Dmitry AbramovAndrew Lenneman, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


April 26

Leonard Leight Lecture logo

Glenn FishmanGlenn I. Fishman, M.D.
William Goldring Professor of Medicine
Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Physiology
Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Vice Chair for Research, Department of Medicine
Director, Leon H. Charney Division of Cardiology
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

"Cardiac Conduction: Development and Disease"


May 3

TBD


May 10

Glenn Hirsch, M.D., MHS, FACC 
Associate Professor of Medicine
Glenn Hirsch                                                           Director of Clinical Cardiology
                                                           Director, Cardiology Fellowship

                                                           "MINOCA: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Insights"

May 17

Sergio Fazio, M.D., PhD
Professor of Medicine
                                                          Director of Preventive Cardiology
                                                          Oregon Health & Science University
                                        
                                                          "PCSK9 Inhibitors within the Targeted Treatment Approach
                                                            to Hypercholesterolemia" 

May 24
Leonard Leight Lecture logo

Jennifer HallJennifer L. Hall, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Institute for Precision Cardiovascular Medicine, American Heart Association
Director, Program in Translational Genomics, Lillehei Heart Institute
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, MN


May 31

James UdelsonJames Udelson, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Cardiology
Director, Nuclear Cardiology Laboratory
Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, MA

"Chronic Heart Failure: New Therapeutic Options for Improving Patient Outcomes"


Fall Semester 2016

 

September 7

Lorrel E. Brown, M.D.Lorrel E. Brown, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Cardiac Arrest: Can We Improve Outcomes Through Education?"


September 14

Kendra GrubbKendra J. Grubb, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"The TAVR Revolution and the Management of Aortic Stenosis"


September 21

NO GRAND ROUNDS


September 28

Rachel J. Keith, Ph. D., APRN, ANP-CRachel J. Keith, Ph. D., APRN, ANP-C
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Diabetes and Obesity Center
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"E-Cigarettes: Friend or Foe?"


October 5

Leonard Leight Lecture logo

Ali MarianAli J. Marian, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation Distinguished Professor in Cardiovascular Research
Director, Center for Cardiovascular Genetic Research
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, TX

"Sir William Osler and Modern Genetic-Based 'Precision Medicine'"


October 12

NO GRAND ROUNDS

October 19

Stephen WintersStephen J. Winters, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Testosterone and Cardiovascular Disease"


October 26

The Owsley Brown II Family Foundation Distinguished Lecture

MacRae F. Linton, M.D.Ranjit John, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN

"Therapeutic Options for Acute Cardiogenic Shock"


November 2

Sri Prakash L. Mokshagundam, M.D.Sri Prakash L. Mokshagundam, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Chief of Endocrinology, Robley Rex Veterans Affairs Medical Center
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Type I Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease - Impact of Hyper & Hypoglycemia"


November 4 (FRIDAY)

Leonard Leight Lecture logo

Sri Prakash L. Mokshagundam, M.D.Gary H. Gibbons, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Physiology
Director, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

"Charting Our Future Together: Setting an Agenda for the NHLBI"


November 9

Christian RuffChristian T. Ruff, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA



Christian RuffAndrew P. DeFilippis, M.D., M.Sci.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"NOAC Update: Having Local Impact"


November 16

NO GRAND ROUNDS


November 23

NO GRAND ROUNDS


November 30        
                        *CANCELLED*

******Will Reschedule******

Joel KaufmanJoel D. Kaufman, M.D, MPH
Professor of Medicine, Epidemiology, and Environmental and Occupational Sciences
Director, UW Northlake Controlled Exposure Facility
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, WA


December 7

MacRae F. Linton, M.D.MacRae F. Linton, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Dr. Stephen J. Schillig, Jr. and Mary Schillig Chair in Medicine
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, TN

"Macrophage Apoptosis in Atherosclerosis: A Matter of Life and Death"


December 14

Guillermo E. Umpierrez, M.D., FACP, FACEGuillermo E. Umpierrez, M.D., FACP, FACE
Professor of Medicine
Section Chief, Diabetes and Endocrinology Division, Grady Health Care System
Director, Grady Hospital Clinical Interaction Network (Research Unit), A-CTSI
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

"Hospital Management of T2DM:  Ensuring Care Coordination Across the Continuum to Reduce Readmission"


December 21

NO GRAND ROUNDS


December 28

NO GRAND ROUNDS