Past Grand Rounds Speakers

Past Grand Rounds Speakers

Past Speakers


2014 Spring Semester


Jan 1

NEW YEARS DAY - no Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds


Jan 8

"CAPs: Creating Anticoagulation Plans to Prevent Stroke in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation"

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CKenneth A. Bauer, M.D.
Professor
Harvard Medical School
Department of Medicine
Director, Thrombosis Clinical Research
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA


Jan 15

"Defective Inflammation Resolution in Atherosclerosis"

Ira Tabas, M.D., Ph.D.Ira Tabas, M.D., Ph.D.
Richard J. Stock Professor
Vice-Chairman of Research
Professor of Medicine and Anatomy & Cell Biology
Department of Medicine
Columbia University
New York, NY


Jan 22

"Arrhythmias and Device Therapy in LVAD Patients"

Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.Rakesh Gopinathannair, M.D., MA, FHRS
Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Jan 29

"The Treatment of Advanced Heart Failure-Inotropes, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Transplant or Cells: Which Patient and When?"

Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.Emma J. Birks, MBBS, Ph.D., BsC, FRCP
Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Heart Failure and Mechanical Support Program
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Feb 5

"Coronary Atherosclerosis:  Is Stenting the Solution?"

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


Feb 12

"Stress Cardiomyopathy: Please Don't Break My Heart"

Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.Sohail Ikram, M.D., FACC
Professor of Medicine
Director, Invasive and Interventional Cardiology
Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program
Clinical Chief, University Hospital
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Feb 19

"Echocardiography Strain Imaging:  Basics and Clinical Applications"

Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.Marcus Stoddard, M.D., FACC, FAHA
Professor of Medicine
Director, Clinical Cardiology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Feb 26

"The Role of Tobacco in Cardiovascular Disease"

Glenn Hirsch, M.D., M.H.S., FACCGlenn Hirsch, M.D., M.H.S., FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine
Program Director, Cardiology Fellowship
Department of Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


March 5

"Mitral Valve Repair vs. Replacement in Ischemic MR"

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CMichael A. Acker, M.D.
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery
William Maul Measey Professor of Surgery
Perelman School of Medicine
Attending Cardiothoracic Surgeon
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, PA


March 12

"Targeting Inflammation in Atherothrombosis: Validating Novel Pathways"

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CSusan S. Smyth, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Professor
Director, M.D./Ph.D. Program
Attending Physician, Cardiology
Lexington VA Medical Center
Director, NIH T32 Training Program for Clinical Scholars in Cardiovascular Science
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Lexington, KY


March 19

"Cardiovascular Risk Prediction"

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CAndrew DeFilippis, M.D., MSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Medical Director, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Louisville, KY


March 26

"Predictors and Clinical Impact on TAVR-Related Thrombocytopenia"

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CMichael P. Flaherty, M.D.,Ph.D. MSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Physiology & Biophysics
Director, Adult Structural Heart Disease
Director, Research-Interventional Cardiology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Louisville, KY


April 2

"Are We Implanting ICDs in the Right People?"

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CBrian Olshansky, M.D.
Professor Emeritus
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
Electrophysiologist
Mercy Hospital
Mason City, IA


Apr 9

"Cell Therapy for Ischemic Cardiomyopathy"

Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.Roberto Bolli, M.D., FAHA
Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director, Institute of Molecular Cardiology
Vice Chairman for Research, Department of Medicine
Distinguished University Scholar
Jewish Hospital Heart & Lung Institute Distinguished Chair in Cardiology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Apr 16

"Heart-Adipose Connection for Metabolism and Energy Expenditure"

Sheila Collins, PhDSheila Collins, Ph.D.
Professor, Diabetes & Obesity Research Center
Metabolic Signaling & Disease Program
Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute
Orlando, FL


April 23

"2013 ACC/AHA Cholesterol Guidelines:  What is New, What is Controversial and What is Beyond the Scope"

LOCATION CHANGE:
BAXTER 1 AUDITORIUM
507 South Preston Street
BASEMENT

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CStephen Wagner, M.D., FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief of Cardiology
Director, Nuclear Cardiology Training Program
Robley Rex VA Medical Center
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


April 30

Topic: Forthcoming

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CKelly McCants, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Cardiac Transplantation
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


May 7

"Resistant Hypertension and Interventional Approaches: How to Proceed"

 George Bakris, M.D., F.A.S.H., F.A.S.N
Professor of Medicine
Director, Comprehensive Hypertension Center
The University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL


TUESDAY,

May 13

"Translational Proteomics:  From Discovery to Patient Care"

-- BAXTER AUDITORIUM; BASEMENT --
570 South Preston Street

 Jennifer Van Eyk, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director, Cedars-Sinai Advanced Clinical Biosystems Research Institute
Erika J. Glazer chair in Women's Heart Health
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA


May 21

"Progress in Using Mesp1+ Progenitors in Cardiac Repair"

Robert J. Schwartz, Ph.D.
Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor
Director, Center for Molecular & Experimental Medicine
Biology and Biochemistry Department
University of Houston
Houston, TX


2013 Fall Semester


Sep 4

"Remote Monitoring as a Platform for Process Innovation"

Dr. Brad SuttonBrad Sutton, M.D., MBA
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Strategic Planning, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Louisville,
Louisville, KY


Sep 11

FELLOWS INTERVIEWS - no Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds


Sep 18

FELLOWS INTERVIEWS - no Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds


Sep 25

"LM Percutaneous Intervention"

Jon Resar, MDJon Resar, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Adult Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Director, Interventional Cardiology
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD


Oct 2

"Cardio-Oncology: Two for One – Can Cardiovascular Drugs Impact Cancer Outcomes?"

Carrie Lenneman, M.D., MSCCarrie Lenneman, M.D., MSCI

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardio-Oncology Program
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Oct 9

"On Their Way Out: Macrophages, Cholesterol, and Inflammation in Atherosclerosis"

Gwendalyn Randolph, PhDGwendalyn Randolph, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Immunology
Washington University
St. Louis, MO


Oct 16

No Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds


Oct 23

20th Leonard Leight Lecture

"Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Newer Concepts in Pathobiology and Treatment"

Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.
Chairman, Department of Medicine
Physician-in-Chief, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Hersey Professor of the Theory and Practice of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA


Oct 30

"Strategies for the Identification, Assessment, and Logical Treatment of Hyponatremia in the Hospital Setting"

Kirkwood F. Adams Jr., M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC


Nov 6

"Aortic Stiffness: A Emerging Target for Anti-Hypertensive Therapy"

Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.Atul Chugh, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Preventative Cardiology and Hypertension
Director, Advanced Cardiac Imaging
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Nov 13

"The Heart of the Matter: Advanced Antiplatelet Therapy for Acute Coronary Syndrome"

James de Lemos, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Program Director, Cardiology Fellowship Program
Department of Internal Medicine
Endowed Title: Sweetheart Ball - Kern Wildenthal, M.D., Ph.D., Distinguished Chair in Cardiology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX


Nov 20

AHA WEEK - no Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds


Nov 27

THANKSGIVING - no Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds


Dec 4

"Care of Elderly Patients with Advanced Heart Failure"

Joseph Loscalzo, M.D., Ph.D.Andrew Lenneman, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Dec 11

"Exercise Capacity Strongest Predictor for Cardiovascular and All-Cause Mortality: The Role of Cardiac Rehab"

Jo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, CJo Carol Stephens, MSN, RN, C
Manager, Healthy Lifestyle Center
Jewish Hospital-KentuckyOne Health
Louisville, KY


Dec 18

HOLIDAY SCHEDULING - no Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds


Dec 25

HOLIDAY SCHEDULING - no Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds


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