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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 second lecture of each month is presented through the Cardiovascular Institute, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ.

Calendar

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 - TBA

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, Associate Chief Medical Officer, Coney Island Hospital Brooklyn, NY
Paul A. Mikita II, MA, RN, CEN, Emergency Preparedness Educator, RWJUH, New Brunswick, NJ

October 29, 2014 - Topic TBA
Mark W. Babyatsky, MD, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

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
Michael LaCombe, MD, FACC, MACP, LHD (hon), Professor of Medicine, Professor of Medical Humanities, Main General Medical Center, Augusta, ME

December 24 and 31, 2014 - No Medical Grand Rounds

January 7, 2015 - TBA

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 - TBA

January 28, 2015 - TBA

February 4, 2015 - TBA

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 - TBA

February 25, 2015 - TBA

March 4, 2015 - TBA

March 11, 2015*
JOHN AND REGINA HELDRICH LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY
"New Oral Anticoagulants for Atrial Fibrillation: What We Know and What We Don't Know"
Peter R. Kowey, MD, Professor of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

March 18, 2015 - TBA

March 25, 2015 - TBA

April 1, 2015 - TBA

April 8, 2015*
"Treating Dyslipidemias: From Molds to Monoclonals"
Marc S. Sabatine, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

April 15, 2015 - TBA

April 22, 2015 - TBA

April 29, 2015 - TBA

May 6, 2015 - TBA

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 - TBA

May 27, 2015 - TBA

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