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Medicine Grand Rounds


Every Friday at Noon in the Ford Auditorium

Medicine Grand Rounds can accessed in real time via interactive video by clicking on the following link at the time of the event:


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July, 2015
3 Holiday
10 Bethany Moore, PhD (UM Pulm/CC)   "Host Defense Following Stem Cell Transplant: Lessons from the Laboratory"
17 Elizabeth K. Speliotes MD, PhD, MPH  (UM GI) "Using Human Genetics to Inform Precision Medicine for Obesity and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease"
24 Héctor H. Valdivia, MD, PhD (UM Cardiovascular) "Antiarrhythmic Drugs Based on Natural Peptides"
31 Katie Scally, MD (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
Aug, 2015
7 Grace Chen, MD (UM Hem/Onc) "Regulation of Intestinal Inflammation and Tumorigenesis by Innate Immunity and the Gut Microbiota"
14 Pradipta Ghosh, MD (UC San Diego) "How to Reset a Diseased Cell: A Different Take on Cancer, Organ fibrosis, Diabetes and More"
21 Brett Plattner, MD (UM Neph) "Creating and Maintaining a Lifeline: Hemodialysis Access"
28 Lauren Heidemann, MD (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
Sept, 2015
4 Joel Rubenstein, MD (UM GI) "Screening for Esophageal Adenocarcinoma"
11 James R. Baker Jr., M.D. (Director, UofM Food Allergy Center) "Food Allergy: The Unobserved Epidemic"
18 Christopher Petrilli, MD (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
25 Dr. Jennifer Kapo (Yale) "Yale Palliative Care Program: Opportunities and Expansion"
Oct, 2015
2 Puja Khanna, MD, MPH (UM Rheum) "Oldest Disease Known to Man: Paradigm Shifts in Treatment and Management of Gout "
9 Wolfgang C. Winkelmayer, MD, ScD - Inaugural Fritz Port Lecture, "Kidney Disease and Atrial Fibrillation - A Complicated Relationship and Clinical Challenge"
16 Dr. Gary Kaplan (Virginia Mason Medical Center) "A Leader’s Journey in Health Care"
23 Marschall S. Runge, MD, PhD (UM Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs) "Building our Future Health System"
30. (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
Nov, 2015
6. Ralph Gonzales, MD, MSPH (UCSF) "Engaging the Front-Lines in the Quadruple Aim - Unit-Based Leadership Teams and Caring Wisely"
13 Deborah L Gumucio, PhD (UM Cell & Developmental Biology/ GI) "Inflammation in the gut: What’s Hedgehog got to do with it?"
20 Katie Scally, MD(CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
27 Holiday
Dec, 2015
4 Dr. Timothy Cox (Cambridge University) "Gaucher Disease: Past Imperfect"
11 Yvonne Huang, MD (UM Pulm/CC) "From Microbe to the Microbiome in Asthma: Recent Studies Re-shaping Old Hypotheses"
18 Lauren Heidemann, MD (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
25 Holiday
Jan, 2016
1 Holiday
8 Jeffrey T. Kullgren, MD, MS, MPH (UM Gen Med) "The Why and How of Behavioral Economic Strategies to Promote Healthy Decisions"
15 Laraine Washer, MD (UM ID) "The End of the Antibiotic Era?  The Challenge of Carbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaeceae (CRE)"
22 Tobias Else, MD (UM MEND) "How to Approach 10 Million Adrenal Incidentalomas "
29 Timothy G. Ferris, MD, MPH, (Partners HealthCare) "Leaving fee-for-service behind.  Care improvement opportunities under new payment models"
Feb, 2016
5 Thomas Schmidt PhD (UM ID) "Managing Gut Microbiomes for Improved Clinical Outcomes"
12 Jochen Reiser, MD, PhD (Rush University Medical Center) "A suPAR risk factor for CKD"
19 Marc Peters-Golden, MD (UM Pulm&CC) "Creating a Physician-Scientist: Perspectives for Medical Trainees and Faculty"
26 James O. Woolliscroft, MD, AOA Invited Speaker "Reflections and Projections"
Mar, 2016
4 Muneesh Tewari, MD, PhD (UM Hem/Onc) "Next Generation Biomarker Approaches, Complexity Science and the Future of Disease Detection and Monitoring"
11 Dr. Jeremy Kahn (Univ. Pittsburgh)
18 Peter S. Heeger, MD (Mount Sinai in New York) "Developing and testing biomarkers to improve kidney transplant outcomes"
25 (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
Apr, 2016
1 Annual C. Standiford Improving Clinical Care Delivery Lecture - Dr. Robert Wachter (UCSF) "The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype, and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine's Computer Age"
8 Sonja A. Rasmussen, MD, MS (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) "Pandemic Influenza, Zika Virus Disease, and Other Emerging Infectious Diseases:  A Public Health Perspective"
15 Geoffrey Barnes, MD (UM CVM) “Anticoagulation: State of the Art in 2016”
22 Marisa Miceli, MD, (UM ID) "Invasive Aspergillosis in Patients with Hematological Malignancies"
29 Lauren Heidemann, MD (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
May, 2016
6 Alfred Franzblau, MD (UM School of Public Health) "Exposure to Lead "
13 Professor Paul Zimmet (Monash University, Australia) - Annual Fajans Lecture "Diabetes & its Drivers:   The Largest Epidemic in Human History?” (Robinson award presentation beforehand)
20 Peter K. Gregersen, MD (Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine) - Internal Medicine Research Symposium "Autoimmunity: Linking Genetic Variation to Endophenotypes "
27 (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
Jun, 2016
3 Mahshid Abir, MD, MSc (UM Emergency Medicine)
10 Christine Veenstra, MD (UM Hem/Onc)
17 (CMR) "Morbidity & Mortality"
24 Dr. Bruce Walker (Harvard Medical School) Taubman Institute Invited Speaker