Past Grand Rounds Speakers

Past Grand Rounds Speakers

Past Speakers


Spring Semester 2016

 

January 6

Dmitry AbramovDmitry Abramov, M.D., M.S.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Advanced Heart Failure Therapies for End Stage Heart Failure in Patients with Restrictive Cardiomyopathy"


January 13

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
Louisville, KY

"Clinical Results of Myocardial Recovery Using LVADs"


January 20

POSTPONED DUE TO
SNOW ! ! ! !


Sohail Ikram, M.D.

Rescheduled for February 24


January 27

Carrie LennemanCarrie Lenneman, M.D., M.Sci
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardio-Oncology Program
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Practical Tips for Managing Cardio-Oncology Patients


February 3

Rajeev FernandoRajeev Fernando, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Cardiac MRI In Patients with Pacemakers & ICDs: Safety, Artifact
Reduction, and Protocols"


February 10

Raj KishoreRaj Kishore, Ph.D., FAHA
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Professor, Center for Translational Medicine
Director, Stem Cell Therapy Program
Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

"Stem cell Exosomes as Mediators of Cardiac Repair: Sacks Full of Goodies, or Not?"


February 17

Shahab GhafghaziShahab Ghafghazi, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Heart Failure, Transplant and Mechanical Support Program
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Evidence Based Glucose Management to Reduce the Risk of Adverse
Cardiovascular Events in Patients with Diabetes Type 2"


February 24

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

"Interventional Cardiology: A Hazardous Occupation"


March 2

Andre TerzicAndre Terzic, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
Michael S. and Mary Sue Shannon Director, Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine
Marriott Family Professor in Cardiovascular Diseases Research
Chair, Discovery-Translation Advisory Board
Director, Marriott Heart Disease Research Program
Director, National Institutes of Health Cardiovasology Program
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

"Regenerative Medicine Build-Out"


March 9

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

"Use of Stem Cells for the Treatment of Ischemic Cardiomyopathy"


March 16

Michael P. Flaherty M.D., Ph.D., FSCAI, FACC
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Adult Structural Heart Disease
Director, Research-Interventional Cardiology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Hemodynamic Support During High-Risk Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Confers Renal Protection in Patients with Left Ventricular Dysfunction"


March 23

John P. Cooke, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Houston Methodist Research Institute
Joseph C. "Rusty" Walter and Carole Walter Looke Presidential Distinguished Chair in Cardiovascular Disease Research
Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center
Director, Center for Cardiovascular Regeneration
Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Houston, TX

"Role of Innate Immune Signaling in Nuclear Reprogramming & Transdifferentiation"


March 30

Matthias NahrendorfMatthias Nahrendorf, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Mouse Imaging Program, Center for Systems Biology
MGH Center for Systems Biology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

"Systemic Inflammation in Cardiovascular Disease"


April 6

William AbrahamWilliam T. Abraham, M.D., FACP, FACC, FCGC, FAHA
Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Cell Biology
Chair of Excellence in Cardiovascular Medicine; Director, Division of
Cardiovascular Medicine; Associate Dean for Clinical Research;
Director, Clinical Trials Management Office; Deputy Director, Davis Heart & Lung
Research Institute
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

"Acute Heart Failure: Current Best Practices, Ongoing Challenges, and Future Directions"


April 13

George L. KingGeorge L. King, M.D.
Harvard Medical School
Professor of Medicine
Director of Research
Joslin Diabetes Center
Boston, MA

"Insulin's Actions on the Arterial Wall: Is it Anti- or Pro- Atherogenic?"


April 20

Stephen G. Wagner, M.D., FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief of Cardiology, Robley Rex Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Director, Nuclear Cardiology Program
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Treatment of Dyslipidemia to Reduce Atherosclerotic Risk: Going Beyond the 2013 ACC/AHA Guidelines” "


April 27

Paul M. RidkerPaul M. Ridker, M.D.
Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Director, Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

"Inflammation and Atherothrombosis: Where have we been? Where are we going?


May 4

NO CMGR SCHEDULED


May 11

Marcus StoddardMarcus F. Stoddard, M.D., FACC, FAHA
Professor of Medicine
Director, Echocardiography Lab, University of Louisville Hospital
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Three Dimensional Echocardiography - Underutilized, Abused or Just Misunderstood"


May 18

Craig AlexanderCraig H. Alexander, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Cardiology
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Transposition, Transition, and Adult Congenital Heart Disease"


May 25

Richard C. BeckerRichard C. Becker, M.D.
Stonehill Endowed Chair and Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease
Director, Heart, Lung, and Vascular Institute
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH

"Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: New Concepts, Treatments and Challenges"


June 1

David MorrowDavid A. Morrow, M.D., MPH
Associate Professor
Director, Levine Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
Cardiovascular Division
Harvard Medical School
Brigham & Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

"Does Prolonged, More Intensive Antiplatelet Therapy Reduce Ischemic Events?"


June 8

"Extracellular vesicles in cardiovascular diseases"

Fall Semester 2015

 

September 2

Sonja D. Bartolome, M.D. Sonja Bartolome
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

"Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Aggressive Treatment for a Progressive Disease"


September 9

Andrew KrumermanAndrew K. Krumerman, M.D.
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY

"Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: Current Evidence for Tailoring Antithrombotic Therapy"


September 16

The Owsley Brown II Family Foundation Distinguished Lecture

Nicholas G. SmediraNicholas G. Smedira, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

"Treatment of Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction"


September 23

Henry Sadlo, M.D., FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY  40202

"Preventive Cardiology: 2015 Coronary Calcium Imaging Update"


September 30

Leonard Leight Lecture logo

Robert A. HarringtonRobert A. Harrington, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Medicine
Leland Stanford Junior University School of Medicine
Arthur L. Bloomfield Professor of Medicine
Stanford, CA

"Cardiovascular Clinical Research in the US - Relatives Challenges & Opportunities"


October 7

Edward A. FisherEdward A. Fisher, M.D., Ph.D., MPH
Leon H. Charney Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director, Marc and Ruti Bell Program in Vascular Biology; The Center for Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY

"The Regression of Atherosclerosis: Clinical Optimism Based on Pre-Clinical Research"


October 14

Harry A. SilberHarry A. Silber, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Baltimore, MD

"Noninvasive Techniques for Assessing Left Ventricular Filling Pressure in Heart
Failure"


October 21

Francis W. LuscinskasFrancis W. Luscinskas, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Vascular Research Division
Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

"CD47 and its Expanding Role in Innate and Adaptive Immune Responses"


October 28    ***  LOCATION CHANGE - Jewish Hospital - Fixed Auditorium ***

Nezar FallujiNezar Falluji, M.D., MPH
Executive Director, KentuckyOne Health Cardiovascular Service Line
Co-Director, Trans-catheter Valve Program - St. Joseph Heart & Vascular Institute
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Lab - Harrison Memorial Hospital
KentuckyOne Health Cardiology Associates
Lexington, KY

"Peripheral Artery Disease – An Overview"


November 4

Elazer R. EdelmanElazer R. Edelman, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Thomas D. and Virginia W. Cabot Professor of Health Sciences and Technology
Director, Harvard-MIT Biomedical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Harvard Medical School
Cambridge, MA

"Converging Biology of Proliferative Vascular Disease and Cancer"


November 11

NO GRAND ROUNDS


November 18

A. Gregory DeamA. Gregory Deam, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Program
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY

"Considerations in Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Management"


November 25

NO GRAND ROUNDS - HAPPY THANKSGIVING!


December 2

Jan N. BasileJan N. Basile, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director, Primary Care - Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

"Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Hypertension"


December 9

**** LOCATION CHANGE - Jewish Hospital - Fixed Auditorium ***

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

"Antibody Mediated Rejection in Heart Transplantation"


December 16

Douglas LewandowskiE. Douglas Lewandowski, Ph.D.
Professor of Physiology and Biophysics, Medicine, and Bioengineering
Director, Center for Cardiovascular Research
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
Chicago, IL

"Maladaptive Metabolic Remodeling In and Around the Failing Heart"


December 23

NO GRAND ROUNDS - HAPPY HOLIDAYS!


December 30

NO GRAND ROUNDS - HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

2015 Spring Semester


Jan 7

"Aortic insufficiency during left ventricular assist device support"

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


Jan 14

"Healthcare Economics: A Provider's Point of View"

Dr. Brad SuttonBrad Sutton, M.D., M.B.A.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Assistant Dean for Health Strategy and Innovation
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


Jan 21

"Minimally invasive valve surgery"

Dr. Gregory DeamAllen Cheng, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


Jan 28

"New approaches to an old disease: therapeutic discovery for heart failure"

Dr. Brad SuttonBurns C. Blaxall, Ph.D., F.A.H.A.
Director, Translational Science, Heart Institute
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Cincinnati, OH


Feb 4

"In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: Fact, Fiction and the Future"

**Location of this CMGR will be at Jewish Hospital in the Fixed auditorium (Bottigheimer)
behind the cafeteria, on the Chestnut side of the hospital**

 

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


Feb 11

"Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in 2015:
Progress and Challenges"

Rakesh Gopinathannair, M.D. Rakesh Gopinathannair, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


Feb 18

CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER - NEW Date 10/21/15

"CD47 and its expanding role in innate and adaptive immune responses"

Dr. Brad SuttonFrancis W. Luscinskas, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA


Feb 25

"From NQWMI to NSTEMI and What's Next?"

Glenn Hirsch, M.D.Glenn Hirsch, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of Clinical Cardiology
Program Director, Cardiology Fellowship
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


March 4

"Exercise-based Discovery of Novel Therapeutic Targets in Heart Disease"

Dr. Brad SuttonAnthony Rosenzweig, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director of Research
Associate Chief, Cardiovascular Division
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA


March 11

CANCELED - New Date TBA
"The Regression of Atherosclerosis: Clinical Optimism Based on Pre-Clinical Research"

Dr. Brad SuttonEdward A. Fisher, M.D., Ph.D.
Leon H. Charney Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director, Marc and Ruti Bell Program in Vascular Biology and, The Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
NYU School of Medicine
New York, NY


March 18

"Cell Therapy for Ischemic Cardiomyopathy: Fact or Fiction"

Roberto Bolli, M.D. Roberto Bolli, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, Physiology & Biophysics
Chief, Division of Cardiology
Director, Institute of Molecular Cardiology
Scientific Director, Cardiovascular Innovation Institute
Vice Chairman for Research, Department of Medicine
Jewish Hospital Heart & Lung Institute Distinguished Chair in Cardiology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


March 25

CANCELED - Rescheduled Sept 30
"An Evolving Understanding of NSTE ACS"

Robert HarringtonRobert Harrington, M.D.

Arthur L. Bloomfield Professor of Medicine
Chairman, Department of Medicine
Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford, CA


April 1

"Back to the Future: E-Cigarettes and Harm Reduction"

Stanton A. GlantzStanton A. Glantz, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
University of California
Director, Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education
UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
San Francisco, CA


April 8

CANCELED - RESCHEDULED for Nov 4

"Converging biology of proliferative vascular disease
and cancer."


Elazer EdelmanElazer Edelman, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine at MIT & Harvard Medical School
Physician in Coronary Care at Brigham & Women's Hospital
Boston, MA


April 15

CANCELED - Postponed - Date TBD

Nezar Falluji, M.D.Nezar Falluji, M.D., MPH.D.
Cardiologist
KentuckyOne Health Cardiology Associates
Lexington
, KY


April 22

"Cardiovascular Risk Prediction"

**Location for this CMGR will be held in the Fixed auditorium (also known as Bottigheimer) located in Jewish 1st Fl.
Hospital behind the cafeteria on the Chestnut Street side.**

Andrew DeFilippis, M.D.  Andrew DeFilippis, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Cardiovascular Disease Prevention
Medical Director, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
University of Louisville School of Medicine


April 29

"Evidence-Based Management of Valvular Heart Disease"

Dr. Brad SuttonRobert O. Bonow, M.D.
Goldberg Distinguished Professor of Cardiology
Director, Center for Cardiovascular Innovation
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL


May 6

"Stem Cell Therapy for Cardiovascular Pathology;
Where Are We Going?"

John Loughran, M.D. John Loughran, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine


May 13

"Biased G Protein-Coupled Receptor Signaling in the Heart"

 Howard A. Rockman, M.D.
Edward S. Orgain Professor of Cardiology
Professor of Medicine, Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics
Editor-in-Chief, The Journal of Clinical Investigation
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC


May 20

"Advanced Heart Failure in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: A New Challenge"

Joshua Sparks, M.D.Joshua Sparks, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Cardiology
University of Louisville School of Medicine


May 27

"Revascularization in Stable Ischemic Heart Disease:
The ISCHEMIA Trial"

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

 

 

2014 Fall Semester


Sept 3

"Evolution of Circulatory Support in Louisville"

Laman A. GrayLaman A. Gray, Jr., M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Executive and Medical Director
Cardiovascular Innovation Institute
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Sept 10

 

NO GRAND ROUNDS


Sept 17

 

NO GRAND ROUNDS


Sept 24

 

NO GRAND ROUNDS


Oct 1

"Updates in Cardio-Oncology"

Carrie LennemanCarrie Lenneman, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


Oct 8

"Treatment Selection for Coronary Artery Disease - 2014"

Dr. Brad SuttonPeter K. Smith, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC


Oct 15

"The Microvasculature as a Therapeutic Target"

Dr. Brad SuttonJames B. Hoying, Ph.D.
Professor of Physiology & Biophysics
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Therapeutics
Cardiovascular Innovation Institute
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY


Oct 22

"Mechanisms of Cell Death and Cardioprotection"

Dr. Brad SuttonElizabeth Murphy, Ph.D.
Head, Cardiac Physiology Section
National Institutes of Health
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Bethesda, MD


Oct 29

"Preventive Cardiology: Utilization of Coronary Calcium Scan for Additional Risk Assessment"

* - Held at Baxter Auditorium-Baxter I Basement

Dr. Brad SuttonHenry B. Sadlo, Jr., M.D., FACC
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


Nov 5

"Therapeutic Hypothermia"

Sohail Ikram, M.D.Dr. Sohail Ikram

Professor of Medicine
Director, Interventional Cardiology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, KY


Nov 12

"Improving Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation: The New Oral Anticoagulants"

Dr. Brad SuttonSteven Rothman, M.D., FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine
Temple University
Campus Chief, Cardiovascular Diseases
Lankenau Hospital, MLH Heart Center
Wynnewood, PA


Nov 19

 

NO GRAND ROUNDS


Nov 26

 

NO GRAND ROUNDS


Dec 3

"Vascular closure is more efficacious and cost-effective when early ambulation is possible following diagnostic cardiac catheterization"

Michael P. Flaherty, M.D., Ph.D., F.S.C.A.I., F.A.C.C.Michael Flaherty, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Adult Structural Heart Disease
Director, Research-Interventional Cardiology
University of Louisville


Dec 10


KORNHAUSER AUDITORIUM
Kornhauser Health Sciences Library
500 S Preston St, Louisville, KY 40292

"Molecular Approaches to Cardiac Regeneration"

Dr. Brad SuttonVictor J. Dzau, M.D.

President
Institute of Medicine
Washington, DC


Dec 17

"iPSCs for Cardiac Disease Modeling and Drug Discovery"

 Joseph C. Wu, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Professor, Dept. of Medicine (Cardiology) and Radiology
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA


Dec 24

 

NO GRAND ROUNDS


Dec 31

 

NO GRAND ROUNDS


 

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"

Leight Lecture

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