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Medical Grand Rounds

Wednesdays, 8-9 A.M.
Clinical Academic Building
125 Paterson Street, Room 1302/Conference Center
New Brunswick, NJ 08903


Accreditation and Designation Statements
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (TM). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Intended Audience
This series is designed to assist internists, general practitioners, family physicians, residents, medical students and nurses in becoming more familiar with new information in the practice of internal medicine and cardiology.

Please note that the named lectures designated by an asterisk are presented by the Cardiovascular Institute, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ.

Calendar

September 2, 2015
"Is the Practice of Medicine Private, Public, Personalized or Precise?"
Fredric Wondisford, MD, Professor of Medicine, Chair, Department of Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

September 9, 2015
PETER T. KUO, MD, LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY*
"Triglyceride-Related Pathways: Key to the Next PCSK9 Inhibitor?"
Emil M. deGoma, MD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

September 16, 2015
"Leonardo and the Reinvention of Anatomy"

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

September 23, 2015
"Tobacco Addiction and Smoking Cessation in African-Americans"
Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, Dean, Rutgers School of Public Health; Professor of Epidemiology and Professor of Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

September 30, 2015
"Irritable Bowel Disease"
Bret Lashner, MD, Professor of Medicine, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

October 7, 2015 - Speaker/Topic TBD

October 14, 2015

"Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome"

Jeffrey Laurence, MD, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

October 21, 2015
"Hospital-Based Interventions for Improving the Long-Term Management of COPD
"
Imre Noth, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

October 28, 2015
"The Power to Cure Multiplied--Project ECHO"

Sanjeev Arora, MD, FACP, Professor of Medicine, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM

November 4, 2015 - Topic TBD
William Schaffner, MD, Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

November 11, 2015 - Speaker/Topic TBD

November 18, 2015
"In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest"
Benjamin Abella, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

November 25, 2015 - NO MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS

December 2, 2015
"The U.S. Health Care Crisis, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and the Alternative, Single-Payer Reform"
Oliver T. Fein, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

December 9 and 16, 2015 - Speaker/Topic TBD

December 23/30, 2015 - NO MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS

January 2016 - Speakers/Topics TBD

February 2016 - Speakers/Topics TBD

March 2, 2016

"Returning Joy to the Practice of Medicine"
Christine Sinsky, MD, PhD, Vice President, Professional Satisfaction, American Medical Association, Chicago, IL

March 9, 2016
JOHN AND REGINA HELDRICH LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY*
"Device-Based Interventions to Treat Hypertension: Are We Out of the Box or Out of Our Minds?"
Raymond R. Townsend, MD, Professor of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

March 16, 2016 - Speaker/Topic TBD

March 23, 2016
"Palliative Care and Critical Care at the Crossroads"
Judith E. Nelson, MD, JD, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

March 30, 2016 - Speaker/Topic TBD

April 2016 - Speakers/Topics TBD

May 4, 2016 - Speaker/Topic TBD

May 11, 2016
NORMAN REITMAN, MD, LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY*

"Next Generation Interventions to Prevent Persistent Atrial Fibrillation"
Jose Jalife, MD, Professor of Internal Medicine and The Cyrus and Jane Ferrehi Professor of Cardiovascular Research; Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

May 18, 2016 - Speaker/Topic TBD

May 25, 2016
RESIDENCY AND FELLOWSHIP RESEARCH DAY

*Presented by the Cardiovascular Institute, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ