Past Grand Rounds Speakers

Past Grand Rounds Speakers

Past Speakers

2013 Spring Semester


Jan 2

No Grand Rounds, New Years


Jan 9

"Gender Differences in Cardiac Disease"

Dr. Rita CoramRita Coram, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Jan 16

"Targeting Vascular Calcium Channel Subunits As Antihypertensive Therapy"

Nancy Rusch, Ph.D.Nancy Rusch, Ph.D.
Chair and Professor, Dept. of Pharmacology
University of Arkansas Medical Sciences,
Little Rock, AR


Jan 23

"VADs: Destination or Bridge?"

Emma Birks, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.Emma Birks, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director, Heart Failure and Mechanical Support
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Feb 6

cMRI Applications: Stem Cells and Beyond

Atul Chugh, M.D., M.P.H.Atul Chugh, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Preventative Cardiology and Hypertension
Director, Advanced Cardiac Imaging
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Feb 13

"Hypertension, Sleep Apnea, and Heart Failure"

Dr. John FlorasJohn S. Floras, MD, DPhil, PRCPC, FACC, FAHA, FESC
Canada Research Chair in Integrative Cardiovascular Biology
Director, Research, University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital Division of Cardiology
Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Feb 20

"VADs: Exercise and Electrophysiologic Abnormalities"

Rakesh Gopinathannair, M.D.Rakesh Gopinathannair, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Feb 27

"Heart Failure"

Cylde W. Yancy, MD, MSc, FACC, FAHA, MACPCylde W. Yancy, MD, MSc, FACC, FAHA, MACP
Chief, Division of Medicine – Cardiology
Magerstadt Professor
Professor in Medicine-Cardiology and Medical Social Sciences
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL