Medical Grand Rounds

Spring 2017

Thursdays, 12:00 PM
Sanger Hall, Room 1-044

January | February | March | April | May | June

January

Jan 12

Update in Peripheral Vascular Disease
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Cardiology]

J. Emilio Exaire, MD
Associate Professor
VCU Division of Cardiology

Jan 19

Expanding the Kidney Donor Pool
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Nephrology]

Dhiren Kumar, MD
Assistant Professor
VCU Division of Nephrology

Jan 26

C.difficile 2017: Updates and Controversies
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Infectious Diseases]

Sangeeta Sastry, MD
Assistant Professor
VCU Division of Infectious Diseases

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February

Feb 2

Blackard Lecture: Making the Diagnosis of Cushing’s syndrome in the obesity epidemic
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism]

Lynette Nieman, MD
Senior Investigative and Chief of the Endocrinology
Consultation Service at the NIH Clinical

Feb 9

Clinicopathologic Conference
[Sponsored by the VCU Office of Educational Affairs]

Stéphanie B. Mayer, MD, MHSc
Assistant Professor
VCU Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Feb 16

Metacognition: Thinking about Thinking
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of General Internal Medicine]

R. Ron Clark, MD
Chief Medical Officer
VCU Health

Feb 23

Opportunities for Translational Development and Subsequent
Commercialization between VCU Health Sciences and School of Engineering

[Sponsored by the Office of Educational Affairs]

Bennett Ward, PhD & L. Franklin Bost
VCU School of Engineering

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March

Mar 2

HBV: The Forgotten Virus
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology]

Hannah Lee, MD
Assistant Director, Co-Director of Liver Tumor Program
VCU Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Mar 9

Impact of Palliative Care on Cost and Quality Measures
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Palliative Care]

J. Brian Cassel, PhD
Assistant Professor
VCU Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Palliative Care

Mar 16

Can I trust you? Show me!
[Sponsored by the VCU Office of Educational Affairs]

Steven Bishop, MD & Reena Hemrajani, MD

Mar 23

Annual Quality & Safety Grand Rounds – Sepsis Management
[Sponsored by the VCU Department of Internal Medicine, Quality & Safety]

Curt Sessler, MD
Professor, Orhan Muren Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Director, Center for Adult Critical Care
VCU Division of Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine

Mar 30

TBA
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Cardiology]

Steven R. Steinhubl, MD
Director, Digital Medicine
Scripps Translational Science Institute

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April

Apr 7

IM Chief Resident Presentation
[Sponsored by the VCU Office of Educational Affairs]

Internal Medicine Chief Residents
VCU Internal Medicine Residency Program

Apr 13

TBA
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Geriatrics
]

Timothy G. Ferris, MD
Senior Vice President
Population Health Care
Partners Health Care and Mass General Hospital

Apr 20

TBA
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Nephrology]

Susan DiGiovanni, MD
Interim Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education and Student Affairs
Professor
VCU Division of Nephrology

Apr 27

Clinicopathologic Conference
[Sponsored by the VCU Office of Educational Affairs]

Speaker TBA

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May

May 4

Thomas Lecture: Title TBA
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Allergy & Immunology]

Lenore Buckley, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology) and of Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)
Clinical Chief, Section of Rheumatology
Yale University

May 11

TBA
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Pulmonary Diseases &
Critical Care Medicine]

Joe GN “Skip” Garcia, MD
Senior Vice President for Health Sciences
Dr. Merlin K. DuVal Professor of Medicine
University of Arizona Health Sciences
Elected Member of the National Academy of Medicine

May 18

TBA
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Cardiology]

Krishnasree Rao, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Cardiology

May 25

TBA
[Sponsored by the Medicine, Surgery, Pediatrics
]

Lois Nora, MD, JD, MBA
President and Chief Executive Officer of the American
Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)

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June

June 1

TBA
[Sponsored by the VCU Division of Hospital Medicine]

Sanjeev Arora, MD, FACP, FACG
Director of Project ECHO
Department of Internal Medicine
UNM School of Medicine

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