Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Updated December 16, 2019

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

UofL Health - Jewish Hospital / UofL Health - 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:  Narayana Sarma Singam, M.D. and Sohail Ikram, M.D.
Coordinator:  Monica Sivori 502-852-7040


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.


January 8
POSTPONED 

Sohail IkramSohail Ikram, M.D., FACC
Professor of Medicine
Clinical Chief, UofL Health - UofL Hospital
Director, Invasive and Interventional Cardiology Program
Director, Cardiology Fellowship Program/Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program
Director, Endovascular Interventions
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


January 15

Arunpreet Kahlon
Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Stable Ischemic Heart Disease - Medical Management vs Intervention"


January 22

Karim El-KershKarim El-Kersh, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY

"CTEPH: An Update for the Clinician"


February 5

Brian OlshanskyBrian Olshansky, M.D., FACC, FAHA, FHRS
Professor Emeritus of Medicine
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, IA

"New Strategies to Manage Residual Risk Beyond Statin Therapy in Patients with or at High Risk of Cardiovascular Events"


March 4

John MandrolaJohn Mandrola, M.D.
Cardiology, Electrophysiology
Baptist Health
Louisville, KY

"ICD Decisions in The Elderly and at End of Life"


March 18
Postponed

Florence RothenbergShahab Ghafghazi, MD
Assistant Professor 
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Louisville / UL Health
Louisville, KY

"Decision making for revascularization in ISCHEMIA era.  What does the future hold?"

 


April 1
Postponed 

John MandrolaRoberto Bolli, MD
Professor of Medicine, Physiology & Biophysics
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director, Institute of Molecular Cardiology
University of Louisville / UL Health
Louisville, KY

"Cell Therapy for Heart Disease: An Update"


April 8
Postponed 

Florence RothenbergFlorence Rothenberg, M.D.
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH

"Troponin Elevation in the Critically Ill: Common, Deadly, and Poorly Understood"


April 22

Michelle BloomMichelle Weisfelner Bloom, M.D.
Stony Brook Heart Institute
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

"ADVANCES IN HYPERKALEMIA MANAGEMENT: Implications for Patients & Providers"


May 6

Henry Sadlo, MD
Henry Sadlo
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY  

"Preventive Coronary Calcium Imaging"