2018-2019 UofL Medicine Grand Rounds Schedule

2018-2019 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 2018-2019 academic year. More information will be added as schedules are finalized.

  • Updated April 23, 2019
  • Schedule subject to change

Date

Scheduled Speakers


September 6

Department of Medicine Chairman's Office

Eleanor LedererEleanor D. Lederer, M.D., FASN, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Interim Chair, University of Louisville Department of Medicine
Chief, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"A New Year, A New Department"


September 13

Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

Laura C. FanucchiLaura C. Fanucchi, M.D., MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Kentucky College of Medicine

"The Opioid Epidemic: What Can We Do in Internal Medicine?"


September 20

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Craig McClainCraig J. McClain, M.D., AGAF, FACG, FACN, 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
Director, Clinical Trials Unit / Liver Research Program
Distinguished University Scholar
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Management of Alcohol-Related Hepatitis"


September 27

Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology

Robert EmmonsRobert V. Emmons, M.D., FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Blood & Bone Marrow Transplantation
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Cancer Immunosurveillance and Immunotherapy"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


October 4

Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

Margaret FlowersMargaret Flowers, M.D., FAAP
Board Advisor
Physicians for a National Health Program

"Health Care: A Business or a Public Good?"


October 11

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

Gaspar Carrasquer Lecture Memorial Lecture

Jon KleinJon B. Klein, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine
Vice Dean for Research
James Graham Brown Foundation Chair in Proteomics
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Advances in Kidney Disease Diagnosis: Nephrology Moves Towards Precision Medicine"


October 18

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

Terry DaviesTerry F. Davies, M.D., FRCP, FACE
Florence and Theodore Baumritter Professor of Medicine
Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Immunobiology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Director, Hilda and J. Lester Gabrilove, M.D. Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Bone Diseases
Mount Sinai Beth Israel

"Risk Factors in Autoimmune Thyroid Disease"


October 25

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Anthony SalehAnthony G. Saleh, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Program Director, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program
Director, Respiratory Care Unit
Associate Director, Interventional Pulmonology
NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

"Better Outcomes in Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Teamwork is Key to Suspecting, Diagnosing, and Managing Disease-and to Supporting Patients"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


November 8

Division of Blood & Marrow Transplantation

Mohamed HegaziMohamed M. Hegazi, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Associate Program Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Chronic Lymphocytlc Leukemia: Past, Present and Future""


November 15

Division of Infectious Diseases

Julio Ramirez Julio A. Ramirez, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Training Program
Founding Director, Global Health Initiative
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"The Management of Community-Acquired Pneumonia"


November 22

ThanksgivingNO GRAND ROUNDS - Happy Thanksgiving!


November 29

Division of Dermatology

Anthony FernandezAnthony P. Fernandez, M.D., MPH
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Director of Medical Dermatology
Cleveland Clinic

Date

Scheduled Speakers


December 6

Division of Blood & Marrow Transplantation

Lung T. Yam, M.D., Memorial Lecture

Gregor HoermannGregor Hoermann, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of Vienna
Chief Senior Physician, Central Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics
University Hospital Innsbruck

"Genetics in Hemato-Oncology: Is Precision Medicine Ready for Prime Time?"


December 13

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Donald CampbellDonald R. Campbell, M.D., FACP, AGAF
Professor of Medicine
Vice-Chair, Department of Internal Medicine
University of Missouri Kansas City
Chairman, Department of Internal Medicine
Arthur W. Robinson, M.D./Missouri Endowed Chair
Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City

"BOGUS or BENEFICIAL? Fecal Transplant for Sepsis, Cancer, Autism, Obesity, Parkinson's, etc."


December 20

HolidaysNO GRAND ROUNDS - Happy Holidays!


December 27

HolidaysNO GRAND ROUNDS - Happy Holidays!

Date

Scheduled Speakers


January 3

HolidaysNO GRAND ROUNDS - Happy Holidays!


January 10

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Ashley Montgomery-YatesAshley A. Montgomery-Yates, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, UK HealthCare Critical Care Survivors Clinic
Medical Director, UK HealthCare Good Samaritan Hospital ICU
University of Kentucky College of Medicine

"After the ICU"


January 17

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Brad SuttonBrad S. Sutton M.D., MBA
Associate Professor of Medicine
Assistant Dean for Health Strategy and Innovation
Director, Center for Health Process Innovation
Co-Director, Distinction Track in Business and Leadership
Director, Combined MD-MBA Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Beyond the Healthcare Tipping Point: A Vision for our Shared Future"


January 24

Department of Neurology

David RobertsonDavid A. Robertson, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Multiple Sclerosis Clinic
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Multiple Sclerosis: Emerging Concepts"


January 31

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

Sathya KrishnasamySathya S. Krishnasamy, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes Fellowship Program
Section Chief of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, University of Louisville Hospital
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"The Diabetes Symphony: From Solos to Duets, and Devices"

Date

Scheduled Speaker


February 7

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Stephen McClaveStephen A. McClave, M.D., FACN, FASGE, FASPEN, AGAF
Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville School of Medicine


February 14

Division of Infectious Diseases

Julio Ramirez Julio A. Ramirez, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Training Program
Founding Director, Global Health Initiative
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Strategies for Prevention and Treatment of Multi-Drug Resistant Bacteria"


February 21

Division of Dermatology

Shawn JonesShawn C. Jones, M.D., FACS, FAAOHNS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Clinical Adjunct Professor of Otolaryngology
Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine
President, Kentucky Foundation for Medical Care
Senior Partner, Purchase ENT, Baptist Medical Group

"Compassion: The Key to Physician Burnout, Moral Injury and the Doctor's Soul"


February 28

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

Matthias KretzlerMatthias L. Kretzler, M.D.
Warner-Lambert/Parke-Davis Professor of Medicine
Research Professor, Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics
University of Michigan Medical School

"Therapeutic Target Identification in Renal Disease Across Disciplines and Continents"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


March 7

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Matthias KretzlerNishant S. Gupta M.D., MS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit, Cincinnati VA Medical Center/Rare Lung Diseases Consortium Clinic Network/Interstitial and Rare Lung Diseases Clinic/LAM Clinic Network
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

"Spontaneous Pneumothorax: The Usual and the Unusual"


March 14

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

Beverly Todd Towery Lecture

Peter SnyderPeter J. Snyder, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Medical Director, Penn Pituitary Center
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

"Lessons from The Testosterone Trials"


March 21

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Lorrel BrownLorrel E. Brown, M.D., FACC
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship Program
Physician Director for Resuscitation, University of Louisville Hospital
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Updates in CPR Education"


March 28

Section of Allergy & Immunology

Jonathan BernsteinJonathan A. Bernstein, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Partner, Bernstein Allergy Group/Bernstein Clinical Research Center

"Chronic Cough: Is It A Symptom Or A Disease?"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


April 4

Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

Charles C. Smith Jr. Lecture

Christine RitchieChristine S. Ritchie, M.D., MSPH, FACP, FAAHPM
Professor of Medicine
Harris Fishbon Distinguished Professor in Clinical Translational Research and Aging
Director, Tideswell at UCSF
Medical Director, Clinical Programs, UCSF Office of Population Health
University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

"Don't Forget Me: Providing Optimal Palliative Care to Persons with Dementia"


April 11

Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology

Theodore Segal Lecture

Peter SnyderChirag B. Patel, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Fellow, Division of Neuro-Oncology
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Radiology
Leland Stanford Jr. University School of Medicine

"Increasing Glioblastoma Cell Membrane Permeability with Tumor Treating Fields (TTFields)"


April 18

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

Pierre KoryPierre Kory, M.D., MPA
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Critical Care Service, UW Hospital and Clinics
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

"Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in the Diagnosis and Management of Cardiopulmonary Failure"


April 25

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

Zygimantas C. AlsauskasZygimantas C. Alsauskas, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Interventional Nephrology: Arteriovenous Access for Hemodialysis"

Date

Scheduled Speakers


May 9

Division of Infectious Diseases

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

"HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP): A Review"


May 16

Division of Rheumatology

David H. Neustadt Lecture

Robert MichelettiRobert G. Micheletti, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

"Vasculitis: An Update for 2019"


May 23

Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology

Rebecca RedmanRebecca A. Redman, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Director of Clinical Trials, UofL James Graham Brown Cancer Center
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Phase 1 Oncology Clinical Trials: Hope or Hype?"


May 30

Internal Medicine Residency Program

Internal Medicine Residency Program Awards Day


June 6

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

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