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Grand Rounds Archive

2014 - 2015 Grand Rounds

September 3, 2014
"Interferon-Free Therapies for Hepatitis C: An Emerging Paradigm for Improved Patient Outcomes"

K. Rajender Reddy, MD, Professor of Medicine in Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

September 10, 2014*
PETER T. KUO, MD, LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY

"Assessment and Treatment of Hypertriglyceridemia"
Vera Bittner, MD, MSPH, Professor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

September 17, 2014
"Remediation in Medical Training: Gazing Into the Practice Mirror" (Workshops to Follow)

Ethan D. Fried, MD, MACP, Associate Professor of Medicine, Hofstra North Shore-LIF School of Medicine, New York, NY

September 24, 2014
"Can Hypertension Really Be Resistant?"

Andrew S. Bomback, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

October 1, 2014
"Update on the Ebola Outbreak - West Africa 2014"

Prathit A. Kulkarni, MD, LCDR, US Public Health Service, Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, New Jersey Department of Health, Trenton, NJ


October 8, 2014*
"New Aspects of Renin Angiotensin System"

Haralambos Gavras, MD, Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

October 15, 2014
"The Penis, et al. - Everything You Ever Wanted to Know but Never Dared to Ask"

Salvatore Mangione, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

October 22, 2014
"Disaster Preparedness"

Terence M. Brady, MD, FACP, FCCP, Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill-Cornell Medical College, Associate Chief Medical Officer, Coney Island Hospital Brooklyn, NY


"The Medical Side of Disaster Management"
Colleen M. Donovan, MD, Assistant Professor, Emergency medicine, EMS Medical Director, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ
and
Paul A. Mikita II, MA, RN, CEN, Emergency Preparedness Educator, RWJUH, New Brunswick, NJ

October 29, 2014
"Back to the Future: How Apps, Caps, Maps and Naps are Changing the Face of GME and the Healthcare Landscape"

Darilyn Moyer, MD, FACP, Professor of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine

November 5, 2014
"Stroke Prevention in Patients with Nonvalvular Atrial Fibbrillation: Individualized, Patient-Focused Treatment"

Kenneth Bauer, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

November 12, 2014*
"Renal Denervation"

George Bakris, MD, Professor of Medicine, The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL

November 19, 2014
"GI Case Challenge - Getting to the Gut of an Unexpected Diagnosis"

Paula J. Busse, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

November 26, 2014 - No Medical Grand Rounds

December 3, 2014
"Treating to Target in SLE?"

Ellen Ginzler, MD, MPH, Distinguished Teaching Professor of Medicine, SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, NY

December 10, 2014*
“Contemporary Management of Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: ┬áRevascularization or Medical Therapy”
Sripal Bangalore, MD, MHA, Associate Professor, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

December 17, 2014
ROBERT S. PINALS ANNUAL LECTURE ON HUMANISM AND PROFESSIONALISM
"Bring Honor to Your Ancestors"
Michael LaCombe, MD, FACC, MACP, LHD (hon), Professor of Medicine, Professor of Medical Humanities, Maine General Medical Center, Augusta, ME

December 24 and 31, 2014 - No Medical Grand Rounds

January 7, 2015
"Lifesaving Opportunities in Critical Illness and Resuscitation Science"

Lance B. Becker, MD, FAHA, Professor, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

January 14, 2015*
"The New Percutaneous Approaches to Structural Heart Disease: Enthusiastic, but Critical Tour"
Zoltan G. Turi, MD, Professor of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

January 21, 2015
"The Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism in the Post-Warfarin Era"
Jack E. Ansell, MD, MACP, Professor of Medicine, Hofstra-NorthShore/LIJ School of Medicine, Hempstead, NY

January 28, 2015 - POSTPONED TO MARCH 18, 2015


February 4, 2015
"Diabetes and the Increased Risk of Cancer: Mechanisms and Relevance to Antidiabetic Medications"

Derek LeRoith, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

February 11, 2015*
"Your Heart on Plants"
Robert Ostfeld, MD, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, New York, NY

February 18, 2015
"Public Reporting: Is This Just Another Example of Garbage In, Garbage Out?"
Robert Weinstein, MD, Professor of Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

February 25, 2015
"Update on Management of Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock"
R. Phillip Dellinger, MD, MCCM, Professor of Medicine, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, NJ

March 4, 2015
"Four Steps: A Novel Approach to Medical Decision-Making at the End of Life"

David Barile, MD, CEO and Medical Director, New Jersey Goals of Care, Princeton, NJ

March 11, 2015
"Brain - The Final Frontier: Neurosurgical Management of Stroke and Brain Aneurysms"
Gaurav Gupta, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Neurosurgery, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

March 18, 2015

"Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Is It the New Epidemic?"
Nikolaos Pyrsopoulos, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical Director Liver Transplantation, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

March 25, 2015
"Uncertainty and Cognitive Error in Clinical Practice"
Bruce Fisher, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

April 1, 2015

"AKI in the Septic ICU Patient: ATN or Something Else?"
Mark A. Perazella, MD, FACP, Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

April 8, 2015*
JOHN AND REGINA HELDRICH LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY*
"Treating Dyslipidemias: From Molds to Monoclonals"
Marc S. Sabatine, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

April 15, 2015
"A Zebra Loses Its Stripes: Diagnosis and Treatment of Systemic Amyloidosis"
Vaishali Sanchorawala, MD, Professor of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

April 22, 2015
"Giving Up Hope at the End of Life"

James Salwitz, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ; Central Jersey Oncology Center, New Brunswick, NJ

April 29, 2015
"Fixing Medicare: The Role of the Health Care Profession"

Albert Siu, MD, MSPH, Professor and System Chair, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai, New York, NY

May 6, 2015
"Advances in the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis" (8-9 AM)

"Autoinflammatory Syndromes and Periodic Fever" (9-10 AM)
Jack Cush, MD, Professor of Medicine and Rheumatology, Baylor Research Institute, Dallas, TX


May 13, 2015*
NORMAN REITMAN, MD, LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY
"The Interaction of Diabetes, Hypercholesterolemia and Cardiovascular Disease: A Lifetime Perspective"
Avedis Khachadurian, MD, Emeritus Professor, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ

May 20, 2015
HADLEY CONN LECTURE IN EDUCATION

"The Digital Doctor: Hope, Hype, and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine's Computer Age"
Robert Wachter, MD, Professor of Medicine, UCSF School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA

May 27, 2015 - This lecture is 9-10 AM
RESIDENT AND FELLOWSHIP RESEARCH DAY
"Radiation Dose and Cancer Risk from Cardiac Imaging and How We can Reduce Them"

Andrew J. Einstein, MD, Victoria and Esther Aboodi Assistant Professor of Medicine in Radiology, Columbia University; Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY