2017-2018 UofL Medicine Grand Rounds Schedule

2017-2018 UofL Medicine Grand Rounds Schedule

University of Louisville Department of Medicine Grand Rounds are held at 8 a.m. Thursdays from September to June. Below is the schedule for the 2017-2018 academic year. More information will be added as schedules are finalized.

  • Updated May 24, 2018
  • Schedule subject to change

Date

Scheduled Speakers


September 7

Department of Medicine Chairman's Office

Jesse RomanJesse Roman, M.D., FACP, FACCP
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Chairman, University of Louisville Department of Medicine
Distinguished University Scholar
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"My Doctor, My Scientist"


September 14

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

Stephen WintersStephen J. Winters, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"The Vitamin-D Conundrum: Is Vitamin-D Deficiency a Significant Health Problem?"


September 21

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Shirish BarveShirish S. Barve, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Scientific Director, UofL Alcohol Research Center
Director, Gastroenterology Cytokine Research Conference
Director, Pilot Projects Core
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Alcoholic Liver Disease and Neuroinflammation: A Gut Reaction?"


September 28

Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

Ryan HurtRyan T. Hurt, M.D., Ph.D., FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Home Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

"Identifying Nutritional Risk in Patients from the ICU to Home"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


October 5

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Umair GauharUmair A. Gauhar, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Interventional Pulmonology Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Management of Malignant Pleural Effusions: An Interventional Pulmonary Perspective"


October 12

Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology

John FungJohn J. Fung, M.D., Ph.D., FACS, FAASLD
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Section of Transplantation
Director, University of Chicago Medicine Transplantation Institute
University of Chicago Medical Center

"Tolerance: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly"


October 19

Division of Rheumatology

David H. Neustadt Lecture

Richard SilverRichard M. Silver, M.D., FACP, MACR
Professor of Medicine
Director, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
Distinguished University Professor
Medical University of South Carolina

"Systemic Sclerosis: Update for the Internist"


October 26

Division of Infectious Diseases

Julio RamirezJulio A. Ramirez, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Community Acquired Pneumonia in the United States: Incidence, Epidemiology and Mortality"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


November 2

Department of Medicine Chairman's Office

Jason ChesneyJason A. Chesney, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Chief, Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology
Director, James Graham Brown Cancer Center
Brinkley Chair in Lung Cancer Research
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Harnessing the Immune System to Control Cancer"


November 9

Division of Blood & Marrow Transplantation

Hillard LazarusHillard M. Lazarus, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

"Allogeneic Transplantation: No Such Thing as a Normal Donor"


November 16

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

Lina MackelaiteLina Mackelaite, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Kidney & Kidney-Pancreas Transplantation
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Kidney Transplantation: How Are We Doing in Louisville?"


November 24

ThanksgivingNO GRAND ROUNDS - Happy Thanksgiving!


November 30

Division of Dermatology

Boris LushniakRADM (Ret.) Boris D. Lushniak, M.D., MPH
Dean and Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Adjunct Professor, National Defense University
University of Maryland School of Public Health

"Public Health and Dermatology: From Policy to Pox"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


December 7

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

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 School of Medicine

"Please Don't Break My Heart! Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy - Stress Cardiomyopathy: Apical Ballooning Syndrome"


December 14

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Craig McClainCraig J. McClain, M.D., FACG, AGAF, FAASLD
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Chief of Research Affairs, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Associate Vice President for Health Affairs/Research/Translational Research
Distinguished University Scholar
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"NAFLD: An Expanding Problem"


December 21

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

Michael BrierMichael E. Brier, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Vice Chair of Faculty Affairs, Department of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Drug Dosing in Renal Failure"


December 22

HolidaysNO GRAND ROUNDS - Happy Holidays!

Date

Scheduled Speakers


January 4

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

Stephen WintersStephen J. Winters, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Klinefelter Syndrome: 75 years Later"


January 11

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Craig McClainCraig J. McClain, M.D., FACG, AGAF, FAASLD
Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Chief of Research Affairs, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Associate Vice President for Health Affairs/Research/Translational Research
Distinguished University Scholar
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Malnutrition and Nutrition Support in Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis (AH) and Cirrhosis"


January 18

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Karim El-KershKarim A. El-Kersh, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"The Nuts and Bolts of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)"


January 25

Department of Neurology

Brittany ChapmanBrittany A. Chapman, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Divisions of Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders
Department of Neurology
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Approach to the Epilepsy Patient and Recent Advances in Care"

Date

Scheduled Speaker


February 1

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

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

"Cardiac Arrest: Can Education Improve Outcomes?"


February 8

Division of Dermatology

Joseph KvedarJoseph C. Kvedar, M.D.
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Harvard Medical School
Vice President, Center for Connected Health
Partners HealthCare
Interim Vice Chair, Dermatology Clinical Affairs
Massachusetts General Hospital

"The Internet of Healthy Things"


February 15

Division of Infectious Diseases

Julio RamirezJulio A. Ramirez, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Clinical Research: From Idea to Publication"


February 22

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

Rasheed GbadegesinRasheed A. Gbadegesin, MBBS, M.D., FAAP
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Duke University School of Medicine

"Utility of Genetic Testing in Nephrotic Syndrome"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


March 1

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Said ChaabanSaid A. Chaaban, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
University of Kentucky College of Medicine

"Interstitial Pulmonary Fibrosis: A Deadly Disease"


March 8

Division of Rheumatology

W. Neal RobertsW. Neal Roberts, M.D., FACP, FACR
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Rheumatology
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Treat-to-Target Guidelines in Gout and Rheumatoid Arthritis"


March 15

Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology

Vivek SharmaVivek R. Sharma, M.D., FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Medical Oncology Service, GI Cancer Multidisciplinary Clinic
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Hemophilia in The 21st Century: Current Practice and Future Directions"


March 22

Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

Charles C. Smith Jr. Lecture

Vinay PrasadVinay K. Prasad, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Oregon Health & Sciences University School of Medicine

"Medical Reversal: Why 40% of What We Do is Wrong"


March 29

Section of Allergy & Immunology

Tao LeTao T. Le, M.D., MHS
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Chief, Section of Allergy and Immunology
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Accelerating Innovation in Academic Medicine"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


April 5

NO MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


April 12

Division of Dermatology

Daniel ShayDaniel F. Shay, Esq.
Attorney
Alice G. Gosfield and Associates, P.C.

"Legal Considerations in Physician Use of Social Media"


April 19

Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

Christian FurmanChristian D. Furman, M.D., MSPH, AGSF
Professor of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine
Smock Endowed Chair in Geriatric Medicine
Medical Director, Institute for Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging
Director, Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Advanced Care Planning and the MOST Form"


April 26

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Yvonne HuangYvonne J. Huang, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School

"Human Microbiomes and Asthma Phenotype: Next Frontiers"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


May 3

Department of Medicine Chairman's Office

NO MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS


May 10

Division of Infectious Diseases

Anupama RaghuramAnupama Raghuram, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program
Medical Director, 550 Clinic HIV Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Hepatitis A: An Update in the Context of an Ongoing Multi-State Outbreak"


May 17

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

Kenar JhaveriKenar D. Jhaveri, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Associate Chief, Division of Kidney Diseases and Hypertension
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

"Social Media in Medical Education: A Personal Story"


May 24

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Steven ShedlofskySteven I. Shedlofsky, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Toxicology
University of Kentucky College of Medicine

"Iron Metabolism and Iron Overload Disorders"


May 31

Internal Medicine Residency Program

Internal Medicine Residency Program Awards Day


June 7

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

Beverly Todd Towery Lecture

Ryan HurtVictor M. Montori, M.D., M.Sc.
Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

"Minimally Disruptive Medicine"