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2010 - 2011 Grand Rounds

September 8, 2010
PETER T. KUO LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY
Dyslipidemia: Looking Beyond LDL
Cholesterol
Perry Weinstock, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ

September 15, 2010
Back Pain 2010
David G. Borenstein, MD, FACP, FACR, Clinical Professor of Medicine, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC

September 22, 2010
Thrombophilia Clinical Management in 2010: Novel Strategies for Identifying and Managing Patient Groups at High Risk
Charles Bennett, MD, PhD, MPP, Professor, South Carolina College of Pharmacy, Columbia, SC

September 29, 2010
The FDA and Clopidogrel: Caution or Confusion?
Neville Ford, MD, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, UMDNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

October 6, 2010
Managing Hyponatremia
Richard H. Sterns, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY

October 13, 2010*
Healthcare Reform and Accountable Care Organizations: What It Means For You
Alfred F. Tallia, MD, MPH, Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health, UMDNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

October 20, 2010
Malignant Pleural Effusions
Richard Light, MD, Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

October 27, 2010
The Art of Plasma Therapy

Darrell J. Triulzi, MD, Director, Division of Transfusion Medicine, University of Pittsburgh; Medical Director, Institute for Transfusion Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA

November 3, 2010
Ophthalmology: Overview for the Internist
Suzanne K. Jadico, MD, Practicing Ophthalmologist, The Princeton Eye Group, Princeton, NJ

November 10, 2010
MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS CANCELED

November 17, 2010*
Narrative Medicine: Thinking With Stories

Craig Irvine, PhD, Assistant Professor; Director of Education, Program in Narrative Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY

November 24, 2010
In Search of the Transfusion Threshold

Jeffrey Carson, MD, Professor of Medicine, UMDNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

December 1, 2010
Tender Points and Aching Joints: Contemporary Approaches to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Fibromyalgia

Don Goldenberg, MD, Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

December 8, 2010
Preventing and Arresting Atherosclerosis

William C. Roberts, MD, Executive Director, Baylor Cardiovascular Institute of Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX; Editor-in-Chief, The American Journal of Cardiology

December 15, 2010
From Bench to Bedside: 2010 Update on Gastroparesis

Brian E. Lacy, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH

December 22/29, 2010 - NO MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS

January 5, 2011
A Cancer on the Presidency: The Medical History of Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Steven M. Lomazow, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY; Diplomate, American Academy of Pain Management

January 12, 2011
Postponed to March 9, 2011, Due to Inclement Weather

January 19, 2011
Difficult Decisions in Acute Pancreatitis
C. S. Pitchumoni, MPH, FRCP(C), FACP, MACG, Clinical Professor of Medicine, UMDNJ-RWJMS and Drexel University, New Brunswick, NJ; Adjunct Professor of Medicine and Adjunct Professor of Preventive Medicine, NY Medical Center, New York, NY

January 26, 2011 - Canceled Due to Weather (Program moved to April 13)

February 2, 2011- Canceled Due to Weather (Program moved to May 18)

February 9, 2011
Misreading the Genome: Epigenomics and the Treatment of Leukemia
Steven Gore, MD, MDS, Professor of Oncology, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, MD

February 16, 2011
THE ARTISS L. POWELL, JR., MD, SEVENTH ANNUAL MEMORIAL LECTURE
Advances in the Basic and Clinical Science of Migraine

Andrew Charles, MD, Professor; Vice Chair, Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

February 23, 2011
Adult Immunization: Lessons from Patients and Outbreaks
Bruce D. Fisher, MD, FACP, FIDSA, Clinical Professor or Medicine, UMDNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

March 2, 2011
Hereditary Breast Cancer
Claudine Isaacs, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Oncology; Director, Clinical Breast Cancer Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC

March 9, 2001
Clinical Evaluation of Eicosapentaenoic Acid: Novel Effects on Lipoprotein Metabolism and Biomarkers of Vascular-Specific Inflammation
Peter J. Gillies, PhD, FAHA, Director, NJ Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health; Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

March 16, 2011
THE ROBERT S. PINALS ANNUAL LECTURE ON HUMANISM AND PROFESSIONALISM IN MEDICINE
Reflections From the Streets: Morbidity and Mortality Among Boston's Rough Sleepers
James O'Connell, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University; President, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program, Boston, MA

arch 23, 2011
Update on Fungal Infections

Barbara D. Alexander, MD, MHS, Director, Transplant Infectious Diseases Service; Head, Clinical Mycology Laboratory, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

March 30, 2011
THE HADLEY L. CONN, JR., MED, LECTURE IN EDUCATION
*
Competency-Based Training: Everything You Wanted to Know About Competency but Were Afraid to Ask
William Iobst, MD, FACP, Vice President of Academic Affairs, American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

April 6, 2011
THE SIXTH ANNUAL PALLIATIVE CARE SYMPOSIUM
Transition to Palliative Care and Discussing Death and Dying
David W. Kissane, MD, Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University; Chairman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

April 13, 2011
Why the Clinical Ethics We Teach Fails Patients
*
Autumn Fiester, PhD, Director of Graduate Studies; Associate Director, Center for Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

April 20, 2011
THE FOURTH ANNUAL JOSEPH AND SUZANNE SEIDEMANN LECTURE ON PULMONARY DISEASE

Asthma Phenotyping: Can It Improve Our Approach to Therapy of Difficult Asthma?
Sallay E. Wenzel, MD, Professor of medicine, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine; Director, University of Pittsburgh Medical School/UPSOM, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

April 27, 2011
Selected Tick-Borne Diseases

Gary P Wormser, MD, Professor of Medicine; Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

May 2, 2011--Monday, 4-5 PM/Same Location as Medical Grand Rounds
THE 14TH ANNUAL MATES DAVID AND HINNA STAHL MEMORIAL LECTURE ON BIOETHICS
Professional, Religious and Secular Ethics: When Clinicians and Patients Differ
Robert Veatch, PhD, Professor of Ethics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC

May 4, 2011
RESIDENCY AND FELLOWSHIP RESEARCH DAY

8-9 am: Poster Presentations by Residents and Fellows
9-10 am: The Role of Patient and Physician Sociodemographics in Obesity Management
Octavia Pickett-Blakely, MD, MHS, Instructor of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

May11, 2011
THE NORMAN REITMAN, MD, LECTURE IN CARDIOLOGY
Dietary Salt and Cardiovascular Survival
Michael H. Alderman, MD, Distinguished University Professor Emeritus, The Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

May 18, 2011
AMP-Activated Protein Kinase, Exercise and Disease Prevention: How Might They Work
Neil B. Ruderman, MD, DPhil, Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics; Director of Diabetes Research Unit, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA

May 25, 2011 - NO MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS - RWJMS GRADUATION

June 1, 2011
BIOETHICS LECTURE
To My Personal Genome?
J. Patrick Hill, PhD, Senior Policy Fellow, Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ

*Education/Faculty Development Lectures