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Grand Rounds


Date Topic Presenter
September 26, 2016 Kidneys and Sickle Cell Disorders Nashat Imram, MD
September 19, 2016 Advances in Translating Fall Risk Reduction for Older Adults to the Real World Neil B. Alexander, MD
September 12, 2016 Clinical Impact of New HAP/VAP Guidelines Thomas File, Jr., MD
June 20, 2016 Update of Cardio Renal Syndrome James Russell Sowers, MD
June 13, 2016 Advances in Immunotherapy for Hematologic Malignancies Rod Ramchandren, MD
June 6, 2016 The Reign of Pain Lies Mainly in the Brain: Emerging Concepts of Neurology & Psychology in Chronic Pain Howard Schubiner, MD
May 23, 2016 Inflammatory Bowel Disease Quality Initiatives Akriti Dewanwala, MD
May 16, 2016 The Prevalence of FEEHD in Clinical Practice Saleh Aldasouqi, MD
May 9, 2016 Advances in Transcatheter Valve Therapies Theodore Schreiber, MD
May 2, 2016 Update on Scleroderma Management 2016 Maureen D. Mayes, MD
April 25, 2016 Medical Tourism Basim Dubaybo, MD
April 18, 2016 ZIKA: Yet Another Worldwide ID Scourge Janet Gilsdorf, MD
April 11, 2016 Caring for LGBTQ Patients Henry Ng, MD
April 4, 2016 Fecal Microbiota Transplant: An Excremental Venture for Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection Teena Chopra, MD
March 28, 2016 Only Time Will Tell: Trajectories of Brain Aging & Their Modifiers Naftali Raz, MD
March 21, 2016 CAR T Cells for Hematological Malignancies Abinhav Deol, MD
March 14, 2016 Health Matters Affecting the Immigrant African Population Ijeoma Nnodim, MD
March 7, 2016 Flint Water Crisis Seminar Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD
February 29, 2016 Clinical Perspectives on Balance in Older Adults Joseph Nnodim, MD
February 22, 2016 Common Cardiac Arrhythmias: Immediate & Long-Term Management Mazhur Khan, MD
February 15, 2016 The Rheumatic Autoimmune Diseases: Chronic Inflammation & Carcinogenesis Felix Fernandez-Madrid, MD
February 8, 2016 To Sleep, or to Breathe... Safwan Badr, MD
February 1, 2016 Management of Hypertension in the Era of SPRINT & Pathway-2 Susan Steigerwalt, MD
January 25, 2016 Can Antiretrovirals End the HIV Epidemic? (Partial - Technical problem) Jonathan Cohn, MD
January 11, 2016 Improving Outcomes in Stem Cell Transplantation for AML: Overcoming HLA Barriers Joseph Uberti, MD
January 4, 2016 Alzheimer's Disease Joel Steinberg, MD



Date Topic Presenter
December 21, 2015 Chronic Hepatitis C: Diagnosis, Treatment, Elimination Milton Mutchnick, MD
December 14, 2015 Behavioral Health Integration in Primary Care Settings Jerren Weekes-Kanu, MD
December 7, 2015 Incidentaloma: They Are Everywhere! Linea Rydstet, MD
November 30, 2015 New ACLS Guidelines & Therapeutic Hypothermia Brian O'Neil, MD
November 23, 2015 Dermatomyositis - The Crossroad Between Autoimmunity & Cancer Felix Fernandez-Madrid, MD
November 16, 2015 Pulmonary Embolism - PE Mahir Elder, MD
November 2, 2015 Spectrum of Kidney Disease in HIV Population Zeenat Bhat, MD
October 26, 2015 Combination Therapy for Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella Robert Bonamo, MD
October 12, 2015 Management of Non Cancer Pain in the Older Adult Bibban Bant Deol, MD
Lisa Binns-Emerick, CNP
October 5, 2015 Non-Communicable Diseases in LMICs: The Greatest Threat to Human Development Carlos Williams, MD
September 28, 2015 Re-emergence of Non-invasive Strategies & Biomarkers in Colorectal Cancer Screening John M. Carethers., MD
September 21, 2015 "...the most shocking & inhumane: Racial Bias & Disparities in Health Care" Louis Penner., MD
September 14, 2015 Best Therapies for Chronic Total Coronary Occlusion Amir Koki., MD
June 22, 2015 Proteinueria & Cardio-Vascualr Disease: Associative or Causative? Santhosh K.G. Koshy. , M.D.
June 15, 2015 Internal Medicine Town Hall Meeting Basim Dubaybo, M.D.
June 15, 2015 Metabolic Syndrome Abdul Badi Abu-Samra, M.D.
June 8, 2015 Cultural Competency in African Americans Melanie Hanna-Johnson, M.D.
June 2, 2015 Newer Devices for Heart Failure: What Will the Next 5-10 Years Bring? William Abraham, M.D.
June 1, 2015 Fighting Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Bacteria Chung Owyang, M.D.
May 18, 2015 Pregnancy in the Autoimmune Diseases Marie Claire Maroun, M.D.
May 11, 2015 Atrial Fibrillation, What’s New in Management Mazhar Khan, M.D.
May 4, 2015 Treatment of Severe Asthma: Where We Were, Where We Are & Where We Are Going Alan Baptist, MD
April 27, 2015 Prescription Opioid-Induced Sleep Apnea: Precursor to Periodicity Susmita Chowdhuri, MD
April 20, 2015 Early Diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer Banke Agarwal, MD
April 13, 2015 Adolescent Medicine: An Urban Update Eric Ayers, MD
April 6, 2015 Dengue - Challenges of this Emerging Infectious Disease Anna Durbin, MD
March 30, 2015 Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: At the Intersection of Old & New Jay Yang, MD
March 23, 2015 Improving Care Transitions: Post-Hospital Medication Reconciliation Bibban Deol, M.D. &
Candice Garwood, Pharm.D., F.C.C.P., B.C.P.S.
March 16, 2015 Moving Diabetes Care From Bedside to Curbside (Clinic to Community) Stuart R. Chipkin, MD
March 9, 2015 Endoscopic Ultrasound & GI Cancers M. Raza Anees, MD
March 2, 2015 Trends in Diabetes Management: The Use of Technology Abdullah Mallisho, MD
February 16, 2015 Advances in Understanding Rheumatoid Arthritis David Fox, MD
February 9, 2015 Helping Helpless Patients: Diagnosis & Management of Insomnia Disorders Jennifer Martin, MD
January 26, 2015 Medical Education in 2015: "Building the Superphysician" Khalid Zakaria, MD
January 12, 2015 The Changing Landscape of Prostate Cancer Therapy Elisabeth Heath, MD
January 5, 2015 An Update on Ebola Virus Disease Keith Kaye, MD


Date Topic Presenter
December 22, 2014 Aging of the HIV Epidemic: Successes, Challenges & Future Directions Meredith Greene, MD
December 15, 2014 Pearls in Perioperative Medicine Miriam Hazem, MD
December 8, 2014 Current Perspective in the Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy Milton Mutchnick, MD
December 1, 2014 Systemic Vasculitis: The Spectrum of Multidiciplinary Teamwork Malini Venkatram, MD
November 24, 2014 The Athletic Heart Shaun Cardozo, MD
November 17, 2014 SGLT Inhibitors: A New Treatment Option for Type-2 Diabetes Berhane Seyoum, MD
November 10, 2014 A New Era in IPF: Trials & Treatments Marilyn Glassberg, MD
November 3, 2014 Atherosclerotic Renovascular Disease: An Update Atul Singh, MD
October 27, 2014 The IOM Report on Graduate Medical Education - What Does it Mean for Me? Diane Levine, MD
October 20, 2014 Tuberculosis: A Changing and Challenging Disease James Sunstrum, MD
October 13, 2014 Immunotherapy for Hematological Malignancies Divaya Bhutani, MD
October 6, 2014 The Value of Providing Health Care to Vulnerable Older Patients: Making a Case to Move Froward Lavoisier Cardozo, MD
September 29, 2014 Breast Cancer Screening: An Opportunity for Shared Decision-Making Theresa Vettese, MD
September 22, 2014 The Affordable Care Act: Solution to Health Care Crisis or Detour on the Road to Single-Payer? James Mitchiner, MD
September 15, 2014 Maestro Conducting the Endocrine Orchestra Linea Rydstedt, MD
September 8, 2014 Lipid Management 2014: Challenges, Controversies & Future Directions Luis Afonso, MD
June 23, 2014 Update on Liver Transplantation Kimberly Brown, MD
June 16, 2014 Pressure Ulcers in Longterm Care Facilities Pragnesh Patel, MD
June 9, 2014 Obesity: Reshaping Concepts & Rerouting the Approach Hussein Elbadawi, MD
May 19, 2014 Diabetes Care in Challenging Times Abraham Thomas, MD
May 12, 2014 Intended & Unintended Consequences of Healthcare IT: How Electronic Medical Records & New Regulations are Transforming Your Practice Julie Hollberg, MD
May 5, 2014 Treating Hodgkin's Lymphoma: The Cost of Success Radhakrishnan Ramchandren, MD
April 28, 2014 Coronary Artery Disease in Dialysis Patients Anupama Kottam , MD
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 Syncope 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


Date Topic Presenter
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 Frailty 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


Date Topic Presenter
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


Date Topic Presenter
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 Neuroethics 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