Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Updated February 26, 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:  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.


Academic Semesters Spring & Fall 2018

 

 

January 3

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


January 10

Henry Sadlo, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Coronary Calcium Scan: Improve your noninvasive test selection"


January 17

Aruni Bhatnagar, Ph.D., FAHAAruni Bhatnagar, Ph.D., FAHA
Professor of Medicine
Smith & Lucille Gibson Endowed Chair
Distinguished University Scholar
Director, Diabetes & Obesity Center
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY 

"Environmental Determinants of Cardiovascular Disease"


January 24

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


January 31

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


February 7

Shizuka UchidaRajakrishnan Vijayakrishnan, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Cardiovascular Innovation Institute
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


"Graft Dysfunction: Rejection in Heart Transplantation"


February 14

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


February 21

Shizuka UchidaShizuka Uchida, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Cardiovascular Innovation Institute
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Epitranscriptomics in the Heart and Cardiovascular Disease”


February 28

Shizuka UchidaBrad Sutton, MD, MBA
Associate 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
Medical Director, Department of Medicine Outpatient Clinics
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"Novel Payment Models in a Cardiovascular Service Line"


March 7

Roberto Bolli, M.D., FAHA, FACCRoberto Bolli
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 Heart Disease"


March 14

*********POSTPONED**********

Charles PollackCharles V. Pollack, M.D., M.A., FACEP, FAAEM, FAHA, FESC, FCPP
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Associate Provost for Innovation in Education
Associate Dean for CME and Strategic Partner Alliances
Director, Jefferson Institute of Emerging Health Professions
Senior Advisor for Interdisciplinary Research and Clinical Trials
Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

"Reducing Stroke Risk  in Atrial Fibrillation Patients: The Critical Role of Oral Anticoagulation"


March 21

Leslie LeinwandLeslie A. Leinwand, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Faculty Director, Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology
Chief Scientific Officer, BioFrontiers Institute
Co-Director, University of Colorado Cardiovascular Institute
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Boulder, CO

“Myosin Myopathies: Pathogenesis and Potential Therapeutics”

March 28

Rita Coram, M.D., FACCRita Coram
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

"Peripheral Arterial Disease: Call for Action"


April 4

NO CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS

April 11

Barbara Triggs-RaineBarbara Triggs-Raine, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, and Pediatrics and Child Health
Associate Head, Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
Scientific Director, Central Animal Core Facility
University of Manitoba Max Rady College of Medicine
Winnipeg, MB

"Hyaluronidase 2 is essential for normal heart development"


April 18

*********POSTPONED********** 

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

"Mitral Regurgitation - When & How to Intervene"


April 25

Heinrich TaegtmeyerHeinrich Taegtmeyer, M.D., D.Phil., FACC, FAHA
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston/McGovern Medical School
Houston, TX

"Disrupted Homeostasis: Metabolic Crossroads between Cancer and the Heart"


May 2

Martin E. Young, PhDMartin Young, DPhil
Associate Professor of Medicine
Vice Division Director of Research
Division of Cardiovascular Research
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

"Circadian Influences on Cardiac Physiology and Pathology"


May 9

John Loughran

May 16

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


May 23

"Fibroblasts in the Failing Heart"


May 30

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