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 December 12, 2017
  • 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

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

TBA


December 22

HolidaysNO GRAND ROUNDS - Happy Holidays!

Date

Scheduled Speakers


January 4

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

TBA


January 11

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

TBA


January 18

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

TBA


January 25

Department of Neurology

TBA

Date

Scheduled Speaker


February 1

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

TBA


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


February 15

Division of Infectious Diseases

TBA


February 22

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

TBA

Date

Scheduled Speakers


March 1

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine


March 8

Division of Rheumatology

TBA


March 15

Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes

TBA


March 22

Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

TBA


March 29

Section of Allergy & Immunology

TBA

Date

Scheduled Speakers


April 5

Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology

TBA


April 12

Division of Dermatology

Jeffrey CallenJeffrey P. Callen, M.D., FACP, FAAD, MACR
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Dermatology
University of Louisville School of Medicine

"Skin Signs of Internal Disease: An Interactive Session"


April 19

Division of General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine & Medical Education

Clayton SmithClayton M. Smith, M.D., FACP
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
University of Louisville School of Medicine


April 26

Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Disorders Medicine

TBA

Date

Scheduled Speakers


May 3

Department of Medicine Chairman's Office

TBA


May 10

Division of Infectious Diseases

TBA


May 17

Division of Nephrology & Hypertension

TBA


May 24

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

TBA

May 31

Internal Medicine Residency Program

Internal Medicine Residency Program Awards Day

Date

Scheduled Speakers


June 7

Division of Medical Oncology & Hematology

TBA