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Grand Rounds Archive

2012 - 2013 Grand Rounds

September 5, 2012
Best Practices for Improved Awareness, Diagnosis and Treatment of HIV
Paul E. Sax, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.

September 12, 2012
Acute Pancreatitis: Cardiovascular Disease Manifestations*
C. S. Pitchumoni, MD, MPH, FRCP(C), FACP, MACG, Adjunct Professor of Medicine and Adjunct Professor of Preventive Medicine, New York Medical Center, New York, NY; Clinical Professor of Medicine, UMDNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ, and Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA

September 19, 2012
The Wildlife Conservation Society's Animal Health Programs
Paul Calle, VMD, Dipl ACZM, Director, Zoological Health, Global Health Program, Wildlife Conservation Society, Bronx, NY

October 3, 2012
Right vs Left Brain: How Artists Often Got There First
Salvatore Mangione, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

October 10, 2012
To Explore Novel Ways to Reduce the 30-Day Rehospitalization Rate
Ileana L. Pina, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein Medical College, Bronx, NY

October 17, 2012
Outcomes Related to Leaving the Hospital Against Medical Advice: A Population-Based Analysis

Allan Garland, MD, MA, Associate Professor of Medicine and Community health Sciences, University of Manitoba Health Sciences Center, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

October 24, 2012
Update on Nephrolithiasis

David S. Goldfarb, MD, FASN, Professor of Medicine and Physiology, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY

October 31, 2012 - Canceled Due to Hurricane Sandy

November 7, 2012
Behcet's Disease: An Overview and What is New

Eldad Ben-Chetrit, Wilfred P. and Rose J. Cohen Professor of Medicine, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel

November 14, 2012
Thromboprophylaxis for Atrial Fibrillation in Perspective*

Albert Waldo, MD, The Walter H. Pritchard Professor of Cardiology; Professor of Medicine: Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

November 21, 2012 - No Medical Grand Rounds

November 28, 2012
Update on the Diagnosis and Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Francis Farraye, MD, Professor of medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

December 5, 2012
Fluid Management in Clinical Practice: One Size Does Not Fit All

Arthur Wheeler, MD, Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

December 12, 2012
Health Care Transformation: The Quest for Value
Michael Painter, JD, MD, Senior Program Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, NJ

December 19 and 26, 2012 - No Medical Grand Rounds

January 2, 2013
Use as Directed: The Prescription Opioid Epidemic
Lewis S. Nelson, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY

January 9, 2013
The Evolving Role of Biomarker Test in Heart Failure Patients - From Diagnosis, to Prognosis, to Management

James L. Januzzi, Jr., MD, FACC, FESC, Roman W. Desanctis Clinical Scholar, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

January 16, 2013
Endocrine Treatment of Transsexual Persons: Principles, Protocols and Practice
Wylie C. Hembree, MD, Special Lecturer, New York Presbyterian Columbia Hospital, New York, NY

January 23, 2013
Thrombolytic Therapies for Acute Ischemic Stroke
James S. McKinney, III, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, UMDNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

January 30, 2013
Degenerative Disorders of the Lumbar Spine: A Rationale and Cost-Effective Approach to Back and Leg Pain
Andrew C. Hecht, MD, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic and Neurosurgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center and School of Medicine, New York, NY

February 6, 2013
Low Gradient Severe Aortic Stenosis*
Itzhak Kronzon, MD, FAXE, FACC, FACP, FESC, FAHA, Director of Cardiac Imaging, Noninvasive Cardiology; Associate Chairman and Director, Cardiac Imaging Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lenox, Hill Heart and Vascular Institute of New York, NY

February 13, 2013
Pre-Conception Counseling
Michael P. Carson, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology, UMDNJ-RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

February 20, 2013
Nutrition in the Prevention of Cancer: Where We Are in 2013
Joel B. Mason, MD, Professor of Medicine and Nutrition, Human Nutrition Research Center at Tufts University, Boston, MA

February 27, 2013
Diagnosis and Management of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytonpenia in 2013
Adam Cuker, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Medicine; Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

March 6, 2013
Subclinical Hypothyroidism: TSH Reference Limits and the Public's Health
Martin I. Surks, MD, Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY

March 13, 2013
Inflammation and Atherothrombosis: Where Have We Been? Where Are We Going?
Paul M. Ridker, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC, Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

March 20, 2013
Emerging Issues in Patient Safety
Rosemary Gibson, Section Editor, Archives of Internal Medicine, Washington, DC

March 27, 2013
Update on the New Oral Anticoagulants
Kenneth Bauer, MD, Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

April 3, 2013
Headache Classification and Acute Management: Pearls for the Internist
William B. Young, MD, FAAN, FAHS, Professor of Neurology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

April 10, 2013
Surprise Findings From Clinical Trials
Mark Alan Pfeffer, MD, PhD, Dzau Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

April 17, 2013
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Liver Disease
Andrew Ewing Reid, MD, MPH, Washington, DC, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Washington, DC

April 24, 2013 - No Medical Grand Rounds

May 1, 2013

Waltzing Mathilde: Professionalism and Humanism in Tension
Charles L. Bosk, PhD, Professor of Sociology, School of Arts and Sciences; Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

May 8, 2013
Hypertension 2013: Challenges and Controversies in Interpreting Blood Pressure

Michael Weber, MD, Professor of Medicine, State University of New York, Downstate College of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY

May 15, 2013

Jeffrey D. Greenberg, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, NYU Langone School of Medicine, New York, NY