April 21, 2014

To Isolate or Not to Isolate: Contact Precautions

Sorabh Dhar, MD
April 14, 2014

Nephrology Bedtime Stories: Maladies & Melodies?

Nashat Imram, MBBS
April 7, 2014

Update on Psoriatic Arthritis

Harprett Sagar, MD
March 31, 2014

Sleep: Cuddly or Grizzly?

Safwan Badr, MD
March 24, 2014

State of the Department

John Flack, MD
March 17, 2014

HDL: Current Knowledge of its Biological Function & Clinical Relevance

Samar Hafida, MD
March 10, 2014

Prescribing Opiods for Chronic Pain: A Toolbox for Employing Rational Use, Managing Risk & Enhancing Communication

Theresa Vettese, MD
March 3, 2014


Mazhar Khan, MD
February 24, 2014

Celiac Disease: What Is It, What It Isn't and Why We Care

Murray Ehrinpreis, MD
February 17, 2014

Wading Through a Sea of Numbers: Treating Hypertension in Dialysis Patients

Tariq Shafi, MD
February 10, 2014

Kidney Disease in Multiple Myeloma

Wihib Gebregeorgis, MD
February 3, 2014

Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis: Update for Hospitalized Patients

Keith Kaye, MD/Elizabeth Petrovich, PharmD/David Pieper, PhD/Ken Risko, PharmD/Suzanne White, MD/Syed Ahmed Hussain, MD
January 27, 2014

Recent Advances in the Therapy of Multiple Myeloma

Jeffry Zonder, MD
January 13, 2014

JNC 8 Hypertension Treatment Recommendations: An Example of a Flawed Process of Guideline Development

John Flack, MD
December 23, 2013

Approach to Fragile Bones

Wael Taha, MD
December 16, 2013

Update on Adult Immunizations

Jack Ebright, MD
December 9, 2013

Osteoarthritis: Old Disease, New Concept

Marie-Claire Maroun, MD
November 25, 2013

Non-Traditional Markers of Cardiovascular Risk

Luis Afonso, MD
November 18, 2013

Obstructive Sleep Apnea: An Update for 2013

James Rowley, MD
November 11, 2013

Cardiorenal Syndromes: New Insights into Combined Heart & Kidney Failure

Peter McCullough, MD
November 4, 2013

Competency-Based Medical Education

Theresa Vettese, MD
October 28, 2013

Clostridium Difficile - An Urgent Threat! An Update in Epidemiology of CDI

Teena Chopra, MD
October 21, 2013

Advanced Endoscopic Procedures, 3Es: ERCP, EUS, ESD & Beyond

Qiang Cai, MD
October 14, 2013

Overcoming Healthcare Barriers

Basim A. Dubaybo, MD
October 7, 2013

Statins and the Risk of Cancer in the Women's Health Initiative

Michael Simon, MD
September 30, 2013

FGF and the kidney: an update

James Sondheimer, MD
September 22, 2013

Using Naturally Randomized Evidence to Improve the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease

Brian A. Ference, MD
September 9, 2013

A Penny for Your Thoughts: Integrating High Value Cost Conscious Care into Your Practice

Jarrett J. Weinberger, MD
June 11, 2013

The Changing Force for Surgical Oncology: Modern Skill Sets for the Cancer Surgeon & Changing Scientific Paradigms

Donald Weaver, MD
June 4, 2013

Update on Stem Cell Transplantation: Toxicity vs. Cure

Joseph Uberti, MD
May 28, 2013

Sudden Cardiac Death: "Arrest the Risk" Awareness Campaign

Teferi Mitiku, MD
May 14, 2013

Hypoatremis: Harmful or Innocent Bystander?

Elwaleed Elhassan, MD
April 30, 2013

Blood Management

Barbara O'Malley, MD
April 23, 2013

Neuropsychopharmacology & the Emergence of Psychiatrists as Internists of the Mind

David Rosenberg, MD
April 16, 2013

Smoking Hazards; Going Beyond the Obvious

Basim Dubaybo, MD
April 9, 2013

Update in the Management of Atrial Fibrillation

Mazhar Khan, MD
April 2, 2013

Update in Women's Health

Diane Levine, MD
March 26, 2013

Developing Effective Weight Loss Programs for African American Faith Communities

Marwan Kazimi, MD
March 19, 2013

Intestinal Transplant - Why It Works

Marwan Kazimi, MD
March 12, 2013


Joel Steinberg, MD
March 5, 2013

Parsimonious Care: Does Ockham's Laser Belong in Medicine's Black Bag?

Leonard Fleck, PhD
February 26, 2013

Retreatment Options in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C

Milton G. Mutchnick, M.D.
February 19, 2013

Why Invite a Geriatrician to Give Renal Grand Rounds?

Jocelyn Wiggins, MD
February 12, 2013

Chemical & Biological Warfare: An Historical Perspective

Douglas Bacon, MD
February 5, 2013

Our Journey to PCMH (Patient-Centered Medical Home) & Beyond

Neelima Thatai, MD
January 29, 2013

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Lawrence Miller, MD
January 15, 2013

Biology & Management of Metastatic Castrate Resistant Cancer

Michael Cher, MD
January 8, 2013

Non-Invasive Ventilation Saves Lives

Abdul Ghani Sankri-Tarbichi, MD
June 12, 2012

Small Pox: An Eternal Plague

Gerald Turlo, MD
June 5, 2012

The Art and Science of Diuretic Therapy in Clinical Practice

Domenic Sica, MD
May 22, 2012

Can Antiretroviral Drugs End the HIV Epidemic?

Jonathan Cohn, MD
May 15, 2012

16th Annual David Morse Bull Memorial Lecture: Alcoholic Liver Disease

Michael Lucey, MD
May 1, 2012

Pathways to Personalized Medicine: Cardiac Genomics

Brian Ference, MD
April 24, 2012

Clinical Reasoning Case Conference with Pathologic Correlation

Rajeev Sudhakar, MD
April 17, 2012

Resistant Hypertension

Mark Pohl, MD
April 10, 2012

The Medical Hazards of Air Travel

Basim Dubaybo, MD
April 3, 2012

Listeria Monocytogenes: An Underappreciated Pathogen

Michael Bronze, MD
March 27, 2012

CPC Presentation

Mohammad Zaheerullah, MD
March 20, 2012

Systemic Sclerosis: Hypothesis-Driven Treatment Strategies

Dinesh Khanna, MD
March 13, 2012

Cost of Cancer Cure & It's Implications

Minsig Choi, MD
March 6, 2012

Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: What Happens Inside the Black Box?

Steve Kim, MD
February 28, 2012

The Convergence of Performance Improvement and CME

David Peiper, PhD
February 21, 2012

Preventing Cardiovascular Disease in Women: What We Know So Far

Tochukwu Okwuosa, MD
February 14, 2012

Disease-Modifying Treatments for Multiple Sclerosis:  Where Are We Now?

Robert Lisak, MD
February 7, 2012

Human Longevity

Joel Steinberg, MD
January 31, 2012

CPC Presentation

Karolina Mirowska, MD
January 24, 2012

Metabolic Syndrome & Insulin Resistance

Mohammad Hammoude, MD
January 17, 2012

To D or not to D: Emerging Insights into Vitamin D & Cardiovascular Disease

Keith Norris, MD
January 10, 2012

GI Bleed

Rehan Khan, MD
November 15, 2011

CPC Presentation

Fergus Peacock, MD
November 8, 2011

Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Jose Granda, MD
November 1, 2011

Urinary Diversions: Indications, Technique & Complications

Michael Cher, MD
October 18, 2011

A Quality Improvement Based Prescription for Health Care Reform: The Moneyball Solution

Bruno DiGiovine, MD
October 11, 2011

Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Diagnosis, Management & Challenges

Abhinav Deol, MD
October 4, 2011

Pushing the Envelope with Kidney Donors & Kidney Transplant Recipients

Mona Doshi, MD
September 27, 2011

Guidelines are Merely Guidelines

Jalal Ghali, MD
September 13, 2011

Management of Pulmonary Hypertension: Can We Improve Survival?

Ghulam Saydain, MD
September 6, 2011

Health Care Reform, Primary Care & Medical Education

Theresa Vettese, MD
June 14, 2011

New Concepts in Infections in Compromised Hosts

P.H. Chandrasekar, MD
June 7, 2011

Stem Cell Transplant & Post-Transplant Care in the Community

Muneer Abidi, MD
May 31, 2011


Faith Fitzgerald, MD
May 24, 2011

Managing Health & Aging in the 21st Century:  Are We on the Right Track?

Lavoisier Cardozo, MD
May 17, 2011

An Evidence-Based Approach to Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Philip Schoenfeld, MD
May 10, 2011

Update on CardioRenal Metabolic Syndrome

James Sowers, MD
May 3, 2011

Mitral Valve Disease

Timothy Byrnes, MD
April 19, 2011

Diagnosis & Management Guidelines of Osteoprosis

Wael Taha, MD
April 12, 2011

POLST Death Panel & Rock & Roll: End of Life Decision Making in the 21st Century

Michael Stellini, MD
April 5, 2011

Death by [Family] Meeting: A Different Way of Looking at End-of-Life (EOL) Communication

Hasan Shanawani, MD
March 29, 2011
CPC Presentation Chih Chuang, MD
March 22, 2011
Rheumatoid Arthritis: Halfway There David Fox, MD
March 15, 2011
Genomics & Health Disparities: Potential Clinical Complications Gary Gibbons, MD
March 8, 2011
Acute Pyelonephritis Patricia Brown, MD
March 1, 2011
Innovations in Undergraduate Medical Education at WSU Nelia Afonso, MD
February 15, 2011
The Changing Direction of Cancer Care Patricia M. LoRusso, DO
February 8, 2011
Nephrolithiasis: What Should the Internist Know? Pravit Cadnapaphorncai, MD
February 1, 2011
Alzheimer's Disease Joel Steinberg, MD
January 25, 2011
Innovations in the Management of Stage D Heart Failure John O'Connell, M.D.
January 18, 2011
Papillary Thyroid Cancer: An Update Julie Samantray, MD
January 11, 2011
The Verdict on PFO: Guilty or Innocent Julie Kovach, MD
January 4, 2011
Does the Doctor Know Best?: The Role of the Patient in Depression Care Decision Making Lori Zeman, PhD
December 14, 2010
Stroke & Sleep Apnea: More than a Snore Devin Brown, MD
December 7, 2010
Developing a Culture of Professionalism Diane Levine, MD
November 16, 2010
The Anti-Cancer Immune Response: A Rheumatologic Perspective Felix Madrid, MD
November 9, 2010
Dietary Calcium Modulation of Adiposity & Adipose Tissue-Meditated Inflammatory Stress Michael Zemel, PhD
October 26, 2010
Occult HBV - A Clear and Present Danger Milton Mutchnick, M.D.
October 19, 2010
Disease-Specific Knowledge in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease J.A. Wright Nunez, MD
October 12, 2010
Advances in the Diagnosis & Treatment of Primary Amyloidosis Jeffrey Zonder, MD, MD
October 5, 2010
Manipulating Prostaglandins in Cardiovascular Disease Victor Schuster, MD
September 28, 2010
Reducing Radiation Exposure from Medical Imaging Kim Williams, MD
September 14, 2010
Early Detection and Management of Severe Sepsis “Time is Life” Safwan Badr, MD/Corinne Hamstra, RN
September 7, 2010
Resident Work Hours:  Past, Present & Future Theresa Vettese, MD
June 15, 2010
Update on Sexually Transmitted Diseases – City of Detroit Karen Lightheart
June 8, 2010
Community Acquired MRSA: Three Decades in Detroit Louis Saravoltz, MD
June 1, 2010
Epidemiology of Colorectal Cancer Michael S. Simon MD
May 18, 2010
Hepatic Encephalopathy Kevin Mullen, MD
April 20, 2010
HPV, Cervical Neoplasia, Immunodysregulation & Lupus J. Patricia Dhar, MD
April 13, 2010
What's New About Infective Endocarditis? Donald Levine, MD
March 23, 2010
Cardiorenal Syndromes: Strategies for Success Peter McCullough, MD
March 16, 2010
Head & Neck Cancer Ammar Sukari, MD
March 09, 2010
HIV/AIDS: Epidemiology, Diagnosis & New Theories Rodger MacArthur, MD
March 02, 2010
Medical Marijuana: A Joint Discussion of Legal & Clinical Issues Michael Stellini, MD
February 16, 2010
Primary Aldosteronism Abdul B. Abou-Samra, MD
February 09, 2010
Myocardial Perfusion Imaging 2010 Kim A. Williams, MD
February 02, 2010
An Unusual Case of Malabsorption in Geriatric Practice David Mohan, MD
January 19, 2010
Interventional Pulmonology Sanjay Dogra, MD
January 12, 2010
The Adult with "Corrected" Congenital Heart Disease: The Myth & Its Consequences Julie A. Kovach, MD
January 05, 2010
Top 10 Questions About Stroke 2010 Seemant Chaturvedi, MD
December 08, 2009
Colorectal Cancer Screening and Prevention Fadi Antaki, MD
December 01, 2009
Bedside Teaching Diane Levine, MD
November 17, 2009
Lung Cancer Antoinette Wozniak, M.D.
November 10, 2009
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: A Universe of Unknown Boundaries Yet Fateh Elkhatib, M.D.
November 03, 2009
Infection Prevention: New Challenges at Detroit Medical Center and Wayne State University Keith Kaye, M.D.
October 27, 2009
Alpha One Antitrypsin Deficiency: More Common Than You Think D. Kyle Hogarth, M.D., F.C.C.
October 13, 2009
Mind, Body & Chronic Pain Mark Lumley, Ph D.
October 6, 2009
Lupus Nephritis: Update Kalyani Mehta, M.D.
September 22, 2009
Management of the Pregnant Patient with Cardiac Disease Julie A. Kovach, MD, FACC, FASE
September 15, 2009
Update in Medical Education Theresa E. Vettese, M.D., F.A.C.P.
September 8, 2009
Perspectives on Health Care: Reform in an Aging Population Lavoisier Cardozo, M.D., F.A.C.P.
September 1, 2009
The Impaired Physician Carl Christenson, M.D.
June 2, 2009
Pleural Disease Update 2009 Richard Light, MD
May 26, 2009
CPC Grand Rounds Carlos Franco, MD
May 19, 2009
13th Annual David Morse Bull Memorial Lecture Peter Green, MD
May 5, 2009
Chronic Kidney Disease: Reno-Protection Atul Singh, MD
April 21, 2009
Inpatient Glycemic Control Berhane Seyoum, MD
April 14, 2009
Diabetes Education in Patient Management Aradhana Addepalli, MD
April 7, 2009
Urinary Tract Infections Jack Sobel, MD
March 31, 2009
Case Presentation Hammam Zmily, MD
March 24, 2009
State of the Department John Flack, MD
March 17, 2009
What's New About Infective Endocarditis? Donald Levine, MD
March 10, 2009
Fungal Infections of the Lung Sanjay Revankar, MD
March 3, 2009
Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Khaldoun Almhanna, MD
February 24, 2009
Clinico-Pathologic Conference Christian Bimenyuy, MD
February 17, 2009
Spondyloarthritis Frank Vasey, MD
February 10, 2009
Preoperative Evaluation of the Cardiac Patient Undergoing Non-Cardiac Surgery Arthur Riba, MD
February 3, 2009
When Normal is Not: Calcium & Phosphate Management in CKD Myles Wolf, MD
January 20, 2009
Ideopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Approach to Diagnosis & Treatment Kevin Flaherty, MD
January 13, 2009
Cognitive & Behavioral Contributors to Falls in Older Adults: I Think, Therefore I Remain Upright Neil Alexander, MD
January 6, 2009
Current & Future Directions in the Management of Colorectal Cancer Bassel El-Rayes, MD
December 16, 2008
CPC Grand Rounds Jareer Farah, MD
December 9, 2008
Infectious Diseases 2008: The Year in Review - What Every Internist Should Know Patricia Brown, MD
December 2, 2008
Controversies in Type-2 Diabetes Abdul Abou-Samra, MD
November 11, 2008
Outcome-Based Evaluation in Medical Education Theresa Vettese, MD
November 4, 2008
Health Insurance and Paying for Value in Michigan S. George Kipa, M.D.
October 28, 2008
OB/GYN Educational Updates: GME Updates, M&M Obstetrics Theodore Jones, MD
October 21, 2008
Final Results of the Glycemia Component of ACCORD & the Vanguard Phase Results for the Blood Pressure Component Richard Grimm, Jr., MD
October 14, 2008
Kidney Transplantation: An Update for Internists Mona Doshi, MD
October 7, 2008
Insomnia and the Restless Leg Syndrome James Rowley, MD
September 23, 2008
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: An Update Elizabeth J. May, M.D.
September 16, 2008
CML: A Model for Cancer Therapy in the Future(?) Charles A Schiffer, M.D.
September 9, 2008
When Pre-excitation Works!  WPW Pattern vs. Syndrome Sony Jacob, M.D.
June 10, 2008
Management of Pulmonary Hypertension: Facing the Challenges Ghulam Saydain, M.D.
June 3, 2008
Project Presentations Residents
May 20, 2008
The A, B, C, D's of Malignant Melanoma Amy M. Weise, D.O.
May 13, 2008
Anemia in Heart Failure Jala K Ghali, M.D.
May 6, 2008
WSU Department of Medicine - State of the Department: Transformation to 2013 John Flack, M.D.
April 29, 2008
The ACGME Site Visit: Are We Ready? Understanding the Requirements & Competencies Wilelmine Weise-Rometsch, M.D.
April 22, 2008
Drug Induced Liver Injury in 2008: Current Challenges & Future Directions Robert Fontana, M.D.
April 15, 2008
Importance of Plaque Morphology in Selecting the Appropriate Treatment for Carotid Artery Disease Jeffrey Rubin, M.D.
April 8, 2008
Cardiovascular Effects of Thyroid Disease Nandalal Bagchi, M.D.
March 25, 2008
Clinico-Pathologic Conference Patricia Reyes, M.D.
March 11, 2008
Targeting T Cells to Solid & Liquid Tumors Using Bispecific Antibodies Lawrence Lum, M.D.
March 4, 2008
Taking Care of the Uninsured: A Path to Reform Herbert Smitherman, M.D.
February 26, 2008
Case Presentation Raul Torres-Heisecke, M.D.
February 19, 2008
Students of WSU SOM Focus on Issues of Global Health Jack Ebright, M.D.
February 12, 2008
Reactive Arthritis Update Judith Whittum-Hudson, M.D.
February 5, 2008
Sex-Related Differences in Heart Failure Jalal Ghali, M.D.
January 30, 2008
Clinical Pathology Conference  
January 22, 2008
Recent Advances in the Treatment of Asthma Robert Lemanske, Jr., M.D.
January 15, 2008
Understanding Healthcare Quality Michelle Schreiber, M.D.
January 8, 2008
Breast Cancer: Progress Over 20 Years Zeina Nahleh, M.D.
December 18, 2007
Case Presentation Sarah Hartley, M.D.
December 11, 2007
National Health Insurance: Real Universal Healthcare Susan Steigerwalt , M.D.
December 4, 2007
Chronic Hepatitis B: An Old Threat - New Therapies Milton Mutchnick, M.D.
November 27, 2007
Case Presentation Staci Valley, M.D.
November 20, 2007
Pleiotropic Effect of Vitamin D Stuart Sprague, D.O.
November 13, 2007
Alzheimers Dementia: Strategies to Contain a Global Epidemic Lavosier Cardozo, M.D.    
How to Write a Manuscript John Flack, M.D.    
November 6, 2007
MRSA: The Latest Infectious Disease Crisis Donald Levine, M.D.
October 30, 2007
Case Presentation Haroon Faraz, M.D.
October 23, 2007
Sleep Apnea Syndrome: Not Just your Uncle Any More M. Safwan Badr, M.D.
October 16, 2007
The Rheumatologist as an Immunotherapist: An Overview of Biologic Agents in Rheumatic Disease

Alvin Wells, M.D.

October 9, 2007
Enhancing Effective Teaching

John Buckley, M.D.

October 2, 2007
Inpatient Glycemic Management: Facts, Myths & Issues

Abdul Samra, M.D.

September 25, 2007
Pitfalls of Pain Management Manuel Tancer, M.D.
September 18, 2007
Case Presentation Khaled Awad, M.D.
September 11, 2007
The Art & Science of Prognosis John Finn, M.D.
June 13, 2007
Ask or Tell: The Limits of a Shared Decision-making Approach when Death is Near & Inevitable

Margaret Campbell, M.D.,Michael Stellini, M.D.

June 6, 2007
Navigating Uncertainty in Healthcare Daniel Friedland, M.D.
May 30, 2007
Update on Adult Immunizations Tammy Lundstrom, M.D.
May 23, 2007
Pre-Diabetes in Childhood Obesity: What Do We Know? Weiss, M.D.
May 23, 2007
Advances in Perfusion Imging: Hybrid Imaging Florence Prigent, M.D.
May 16, 2007
Update in Renal Transplant Jose-Marie El-Amm, M.D.
May 2, 2007
Racial Differences in Breast Cancer Incidence & Survival Michael Simon, M.D.
April 25, 2007
Case Presentation Andrew Avery, M.D.
April 18, 2007
Getting Blood Pressure to Goal Silas Norman, M.D.
April 11, 2007
C. difficile Colitis - Not the Same Old Disease Jack Ebright, M.D.
March 28, 2007
Case Presentation Paul Bozyk, M.D.
March 21, 2007
Integrative Palliative Care & Critical Care: An Opportunity for Quality Improvement J. Randall Curtis, M.D.
March 14, 2007
Bone Health & Osteoporosis - Molecular & Clinical Aspects Abdul Abou-Samra, M.D.
March 7, 2007
An Update on Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Sunanda Kane, M.D.
Februrary 21 , 2007
DMARDS for Rheumatoid Arthritis Not Enough? Angelia Moseley-Williams, M.D.
Februrary 7 , 2007
Therapeutic Options for COPD Steven Gay, M.D.
January 31, 2007
Case Presentation Kevin Grullon, M.D.
January 24, 2007
State of the Department of Internal Medicine John Flack, M.D.
January 17, 2007
New Developments in Chemotherapy for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Antoinette Wozniak, M.D.
January 10, 2007
Who's Afraid of Stachybotrys? Clinical Implications of Toxigenic Fungi Sanjay Revankar, M.D.    
January 3, 2007
Challenges of Heart Failure Management Jajal Ghali, M.D.