The prominence of the Harrison Society in the Department of Medicine is highlighted by the inclusion of graduating Harrison Scholars as featured Medicine Grand Rounds speakers.


Fabian Bock, MD, PhD

Nephrology "Cell shape dictates kidney tubule function"

Nick Markham, MD, PhD

GI / PM&I  "Colon cancer-associated biofilms and C.difficile-induced tumorigenesis"


Matt Alexander, MD, PhD

Clin Pharm / Cards "SH2B3 in Hypertension and End Organ Damage"

Niki Winters, MD, PhD

Pulm/CC "Fibroblast Heterogeneity in Interstitial Lung Disease"


Celestine Wanjalla, MD, PhD

ID "Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde? A single T cell's journey through adipose tissue"

David Patrick, MD, PhD

Cards Common Mechanisms Driving Systemic Autoimmunity and Essential Hypertension


Leslie Meenderink, MD, PhD

ID "Epithelial Brush Border Formation"

Jonathan M. Lehman, MD, PhD

Heme/Onc "Tumor Heterogeneity in Small Cell Lung Cancer"


Katy Beckermann, MD, PhD

Heme/Onc "Taking the brakes off the immune system and giving it fuel: metabolic regulation of T cells in kidney cancer"

Yash Choksi, MD

GI "The Mystery of the Leaky Gut: The role of BVES in colitis and intestinal would healing"


Katie White, MD, PhD

ID "Characterizing drug and tissue specific immune signatures in severe immunologically-mediated adverse drug reactions"

Jessica Wilson, MD

Endo "Sitagliptin: Getting to the Heart of the Matter"


Mike Noto, MD, PhD


"Toward Immunotherapeutics for the Treatment of Bacterial Pneumonia"

Tamara Moyo, MD, PhD Heme/Onc "B-cell Receptor Signaling and Lymphoma: What's Myc got to do with it?"


Brent Ferrell, MD Heme/Onc "High Dimensional Mass Cytometry Analysis of Early Therapy Response in Acute Myeloid Leukemia"
Jonathan Kropski, MD  


"The Early Pathogenesis of Pulmonary Fibrosis: Insights from Familial Disease"


Evan Brittain, MD Cards "The Fatty Heart in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension"
Romina Sosa, MD, PhD Heme/Onc "A Potential Role for Aspirin in the Treatment and Prevention of Cancer"


Christine Lovly, MD, PhD Heme/Onc "New Strategies for Treating a Novel Molecular Subset of Lung Cancer Defined by ALK Genomic Rearrangements"
Scott Smith, MD, PhD ID "Defeating Dengue: Insights from Human Antibodies"
Joshua Fessel, MD, PhD Pulm/CC "The Changing Face of Pulmonary Hypertension: Metabolic Reprogramming and Systemic Disease"

Cecilia Chung, MD, MPH

Rheum "Inflammation promotes artherosclerosis in rheumatoid arthritis"


Brent Rexer, MD, PhD Heme/Onc "Understanding and Overcoming Resistance to HER2 Inhibitors in Breast Cancer"
Andrea Ramirez, MD Clin Pharm "Moving Pharmacogenomics to the Bedside: Lessons from the Warfarin Experience"


Brent Rexer, MD, PhD Heme/Onc "Mechanisms of Resistance to Anti-HER2  Therapy in Breast Cancer: Clinical Implications"
Cyndya Shibao, MD Clin Pharm "Should we Target the Sympathetic Nervous system in the Treatment of Obesity Associated Hypertension?"

Kayvon Modjarrad, MD, PhD

ID "HIV Coinfections and Small Viral Load Reductions: Implications for Prevention and Disease Progression"