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Grand Rounds Archive

2017 - 2018 Grand Rounds

August 23, 2017

"Today's Special:  Indulge in the Alphabet Soup and Swiss Cheese Model of Quality Improvement and Patient Safety" (Panel Discussion)

Payal Parikh, MD, Instructor of Medicine; Adrian C. Balica, MD, Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences; and Juana Hutchinson-Colas, MD, MBA, FACOG, FPMRS, Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

September 6, 2017

"Leonardo at 500:  A Lesson in Creativity"

Salvatore Mangione, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of History of Medicine Series, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

September 13, 2017

"Hereditary Colon Cancer:  Lessons Learned for Diagnosis and Therapy"

Anil Rustgi, MD, T. Grier Miller Professor of Medicine and Genetics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

September 20, 2017

"Chronic Pain, Chronic Opioids:  Is My Patient Addicted?"

Edwin A. Salsitz, MD, Distinguished Fellow, American Society of Addictive Medicine; Assistant Professor, Mount Sinai Beth Israel, New York, NY

September 27, 2017


"PCSK9 Inhibitors:  A New Frontier in Lipid Management"

Tyler J. Gluckman, FACC, FAHA, Medical Director of Clinical Transformation, providence Heart and Vascular Institute, Portland, OR; Adjunct Faculty, Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD; and Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences, Yakima, WA

October 4, 2017

"Inflammatory Bowel Disease:  Progress in Pathogenesis and Treatment"

Bruce Sands, MD, MS, Dr. Burrill B. Crohn Professor of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

October 11, 2017
"The Edema Syndromes: Pathophysiology and Treatment"
Jai Radhakrishnan, MD, MS, MRCP, FASN, Professor of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

October 18, 2017
"Clinical Aspects of Sarcoidosis"
Marc A. Judson, MD, Professor of Medicine, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

October 25, 2017
"Evidenced-Based Medical Education and Outcomes"
Furman S. McDonald, MD, MPH, Senior Vice-President for Academic and Medical Affairs, Professor of Medicine, ABIM, Philadelphia, PA

November 1, 2017

"Clinical Reasoning:  Good to Great"

Gupreet Dhaliwal, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

November 8, 2017
"Longing for the Days of Reefer Madness: The Changing (and Scary) Landscape of Synthetic Drugs of Abuse"

Lewis Nelson, MD, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

November 15, 2017
"Patent Foramen Ovale Closure of Anticoagulation for Cryptogenic Stroke: The Tipping Point!"
Issam Moussa, MD, Professor of Medicine, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

November 22, 2017 - NO MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS

November 29, 2017
"Raynaud's Phenomenon: 2017"

Fredrick M. Wigley, MD, Professor of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

December 6, 2017
"Morbidity, Mortality and Improvement"
Sasha East, MD, PGY 3, Rutgers RWJMS, New Brunswick, NJ

December 13, 2017

"The Future of Critical Care"

Jeremy Kahn, MD, Professor of Critical Care Medicine and Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and Professor of Health Policy & Management, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA

December 20 and 27, 2017 - NO MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS

January 3, 2018

"Palliative Care Everywhere:  Transforming the Care of Serious Illness"
Diane Meier, MD, Catherine Gaisman Professor of Medical Ethics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

January 10, 2018

"Antibiotic Stewardship:  Why We Must.  How We Can."
Arjun Srinivasan, MD, FSHEA, Associate Director of Healthcare Associated Infection Prevention Programs, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, GA

January 17, 2018
"Introduction to Advanced Endoscopy"

Michael Kahaleh, MD, AGAF, FACG, FASGE, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY

January 24, 2018
"Thrombosis in Cancer: 150 Years of Progress Since Throusseau"
Gerald A. Soff, MD, Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical Center; Chief, Hematology Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

January 31, 2018
"Update on Adult Congenital Heart Diseases"
Marlon S. Rosenbaum, MD, Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

February 7, 2018

"Office Management of the Patient with Advanced CKD"
Jeffrey Berns, MD, Professor of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Presbyterian Medical Center of Philadelphia, PA

February 14, 2018
"Opportunities to Individualize Treatment and Alter the Course of Interstitial Lung Disease"
David Lederer, MD, Associate Professor, Columbia University, New York, NY

February 21, 2018
"Update on Perioperative Care - 2018"
Geno Merli, MD, MACP, FHM, FSVM, Professor of Medicine and Surgery, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

February 28, 2018
"Update on Osteoarthritis"
Marc Hochberg, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

March 7, 2018

"Common Shoulder and Upper Extremity Complaints--Diagnosis, Management and Treatment"
Timothy Leddy, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, N