VUMC faculty, trainees and staff can log in to the Learning Exchange to view archived Medicine Grand Rounds from 2020.

The archived MGR videos from January through June 2021 can be viewed at: https://medicine.vumc.org/mgrs-jan-june-2021.

The most recent virtual Grand Rounds from July 2021 to present can be viewed below:

November 17, 2022

The Albert  and Miriam Weinstein Lecture

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism

“Obesity Lessons from President William Howard Taft” 

Speaker:

Rexford S. Ahima, MD, PhD

Rexford S. Ahima, MD, PhD, is Professor of Medicine and Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


November 10, 2022

The 48th Annual Shull Lecture in Digestive Diseases

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

“Pushing Beyond Diversity: Equity, Inclusion, Belonging and Anitracism in the Program in Medical Education at Harvard Medical School” 

Speaker:

Andrea Reid, MD, MPH

Andrea Reid, MD, MPH is the Associate Dean for Student and Multicultural Affairs for the Program in Medical Education and Director of the Office of Recruitment and Multicultural Affairs. Dr. Reid also serves as Director of Diversity and Faculty Development for Gastroenterology and is a faculty member in the Department of Medicine and the Gastrointestinal Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital.


November 3, 2022

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology

“A brief history of melanoma and its treatments” 

Speaker:

Douglas B. Johnson, MD, MSCI

Douglas B. Johnson, MD, MSCI, is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in the Division of Hematology and Oncology. Dr. Johnson is also the Susan and Luke Simons Director of Melanoma, and interim Section Head for Solid Tumors for the division, Co-Director of V-POINT, Co-Director of the Cellular Therapy Team, Associate Director for Precision Oncology and Co-Leader of the TRIO Program for the VICC at VUMC.


October 2022

 

October 27, 2022

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine

“Updates from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)” 

Speaker:

Carol Mangione, MD, MSPH

Carol M. Mangione, MD, MSPH, is the chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research and is a distinguished professor of medicine and public health at UCLA and the executive vice chair for Health Equity and Health Services Research in the Department of Medicine.


October 20, 2022

The Schaffner Society Lectureship

“Contemporary Classification of Myocardial Injury Events” Presented by Dr. Andrew DeFilippis

and “Lymphangioleiomyomatosis: Lessons from a Rare Disease” Presented by Dr. Justin Hewlett

Speakers:

Andrew DeFilippis MD, MSc

Dr. De Filippis is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine in the Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Justin Hewlett, MD

Dr. Hewlett is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine in the Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.


October 13, 2022

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

"Treatment of Tuberculosis and Non-Tuberculosis Mycobacterium (NTM): Advancing Towards a Better Future”

Speaker:

Kelly Dooley, MD, PhD

Dr. Dooley is Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.


 

October 6, 2022

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine

"The Golden and Digital Ages of Medicine”

Speaker:

Serpil Erzurum, MD

Serpil Erzurum is Cleveland Clinic’s Chief Research and Academic Officer and Chair of the Lerner Research Institute. A practicing pulmonologist and active scientist, Dr. Erzurum is also a Professor of Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine.

 

September 2022

 

September 29, 2022

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology

"APOL1 Toward Precision Medicine Approaches”

Speaker:

Adriana Hung, MD

Dr. Hung is a nephrologist and epidemiologist who serves as an Associate Professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University. She is also the Dialysis Medical Director, both for the outpatient and the inpatient programs, at the Nashville VA.


September 8, 2022

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology

“Chimeric Antigen Receptor Therapy: A new era in the treatment of lymphoma”

Speaker:

Olalekan Oluwole, MBBS, MD

Dr. Olalekan Oluwole is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology Oncology at Vanderbilt.


September 1, 2022

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health

“Health as an Emergent Property: Using a Lifecourse Lens to Understand Obesity Prevention and Health Disparities”

Speaker:

Shari Barkin, MD, MSHS

Dr. Barkin is an international expert in the field of behavioral interventions and community engaged pragmatic randomized controlled trial (RCT) research.

August 2022

August 25, 2022

The Neilson Society Lecture

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine, Divisions of Rheumatology and of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

“When B Cells Go Bad”

Speaker:

Rachel Bonami, PhD, and Cosby Stone, MD, MPH

Rachel Bonami, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatology and Immunology of the Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Cosby Stone, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine of the Department of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center


August 18, 2022

The Meredith S. and John A. Oates Lecture

Sponsored by: The Department of Medicine and Division of Clinical Pharmacology

“Clinical Pharmacology of the baroflex”

Speaker:

Jens Jordan, MD

Dr. Jordan is the Head of Institute of Aerospace Medicine at the German Aerospace Center.


August 11, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

“Cirrhotic Cardiomyopathy: The Journey to Clinical Relevance”

Speaker:

Manhal Izzy, MD

Dr. Mahal Izzy is an Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center. 


August 4, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Geriatric Medicine

“Improving Care Delivery and Outcomes for Older Patients with Advanced Cancer and Caregivers”

Speaker:

Supriya G. Mohile, MD, MS

Dr. Supriya Gupta Mohile is the Philip and Marilyn Wehrheim Professor of Medicine and Surgery, James Wilmot Cancer Institute, University of Rochester Medical Center. 

July 2022

July 28, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine

“Epidemiology, Risks and Prediction of Primary Graft Dysfunction Following Lung Transplantation”

Speaker:

Jason D. Christie, MD, MS

Dr. Jason Christie is the Chief of the Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Division, The Paul F. Harron Jr. Family Chair, and Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania. His career is focused on translational research studies of the risks, pathogenesis, treatment, and outcomes of acute lung injury in the transplant and non-transplant critically ill populations. 


 

July 14, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Genetic Medicine

“Computational Syndromology: Expanding our knowledge of genetic disease with the EHR”

Speaker:

Lisa Bastarache, MS

Lisa Bastarache is a research associate professor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Her research focuses on methods that electronic health records, with the goal of advancing our understanding of human genetics and increase the diagnostic potential of clinical genetic testing. 


 

July 7, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Epidemiology

“Vitamin D: How much is needed for good health?”

Speaker:

Edward Giovannucci, MD, ScD

Dr. Edward Giovannucci serves as Professor of Nutrition and Epidemiology at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Dr. Giovannucci graduated from Harvard University in 1980, and received his MD from University of Pittsburgh in 1984. He did his residency in anatomic pathology at the University of Connecticut, and then completed ScD in epidemiology from the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health (HSPH) in 1992.

June 2022

June 23, 2022

Sponsored by Medicine Administration

“State of the Department and Teaching Awards”

Speaker:

Kimryn Rathmell MD, PhD

Kimryn Rathmell, MD, PhD, is the Hugh Jackson Morgan Professor and Chair of Medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC), and Physician-in-Chief for Vanderbilt University Adult Hospital and Clinics.


June 16, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Hematology Oncology

“Mapping the Odyssey– Defining the Landscape of Neuroendocrine Neoplasms (NEns)”

Speaker:

Satya (Nanu) Das MD, MSCI

Dr. Das is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine Division of Hematology/Oncology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, at the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC).


June 9, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Nephrology

“Increasing Access to Transplantation by Utilizing Kidneys from Hepatitis C-Infected Donors”

Speaker:

Beatrice Concepcion, MD

Beatrice P. Concepcion, MD is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee. She is a member of the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension and serves as the Medical Director of the Vanderbilt Adult Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Program.


June 2, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

“Atrial Fibrillation: Past, Present & Future”

Speaker:

Patrick T. Ellinor, MD, PhD

Dr. Ellinor was raised in Cincinnati and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Cincinnati with a degree in Biology. He attended Stanford University for medical and graduate school.

May 2022

May 26, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism

 “The Albert & Miriam Weinstein Lectureship - "Using outliers to unlock immune tolerance”

Speaker:

Mark S. Anderson, MD, PhD

Dr. Anderson is Professor of Medicine and Robert B. Friend and Michelle M. Friend Endowed Chair in Diabetes Research at the University of California, San Francisco. He also serves as the Director of the UCSF Diabetes Center.


May 19, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Epidemiology

 “Revisiting Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Clinical course and treatment”

Speaker:

Ismael A. Qushmaq, MD, FRCPC, FACP

Dr. Qushmaq is a consultant in critical care medicine in King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Qushmaq served as Chairman of Department of Medicine from 2011-2018 and then was appointed as Deputy Executive, Medical and Clinical Affairs from 2018-2020.


May 12, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Clinical Pharmacology

 “Benign genetic variation: Clinically insignificant, but not clinically benign”

Speaker:

Jonathan Mosley, MD, PhD

Dr. Mosley is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology


May 5, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Epidemiology

 “Human genetics: the red thread of drug discovery and development”

Speaker:

James R. Cerhan, MD, PhD

Dr. Cerhan is Professor of Epidemiology, the Ralph S. and Beverly Caulkins Professor of Cancer Research and Co-Leader of the Population Sciences Program at the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center in Rochester, Minnesota


April 2022

April 28, 2022

The Wilkinson Lectureship

 “Human genetics: the red thread of drug discovery and development”

Speaker:

Robert M. Plenge, MD, PhD

Dr. Plenge is Senior Vice President, Research & Early Development and Head of Immunology, Cardiovascular, & Fibrosis Thematic Research Center and Translational Medicine at Bristol Myers Squibb.

 

 


 

April 14, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Geriatric Medicine

 “Reducing Unnecessary Hospitalizations in Older People”

Speaker:

Joseph G. Ouslander, MD

Joseph Ouslander, MD, is Professor, Senior Advisor to the Dean for Geriatrics, and Interim Chair of the Integrated Medical Science Department and Senior Associate Dean at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University. 

March 2022

March 31, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

The Greene Lectureship - “Digital Health for Heart Failure”

Speakers:

Heather Ross CM, MD, MHSc, DSc, FRCPC

Heather Ross CM, MD, DSc, MHSc, FRCP (C), FACC is a Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto, and Head of the Division of Cardiology at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre.

 


March 24, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Nephrology

The Teschan Lectureship - “Global burden of chronic kidney disease and the need for personalized kidney care”

Speakers:

Adeera Levin, MD, FRCPC, FCAHS, OC

Dr. Levin is a Professor of Medicine, Head Division of Nephrology at the University of British Columbia, and Consultant nephrologist at Providence Health Care/ St Paul’s Hospital, in Vancouver Canada. She is Sr Medical Lead, Integration Clinical and Academic Networks at PHC.


March 17, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism

"The William D. Salmon Lectureship - “Neuroendocrine Circuits: Fertile Ground for Reproductive Health from Puberty to Menopause"

Speakers:

Ursula B. Kaiser, M.D.

Ursula B. Kaiser, MD, AM is Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) in Boston, MA


March 3, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health

"The Miller Society: "The Hidden Pandemic: Insights from the Adult Post-Acute COVID Clinic"

Speakers:

Sapna P. Kripalani, MD and Sara Martin, MD

Dr. Sapna Kripalani is an Assistant Professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health
Dr. Sara Martin is the Director of Outpatient Palliative Care at VUMC and Medical Director for the Adult Post-Acute COVID Clinic at Vanderbilt

February 2022

 

February 24, 2022

Sponsored by the PSTP – Harrison Society

The Harrison Society/Riven Lectureship - "Metabolic disease therapeutics from the enteroendocrine L cell"

Speaker:

Daniel J. Drucker, MD

 Endocrinologist and Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute
Mount Sinai Hospital


February 17, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health VUMC Department of Medicine

"Engaging and Empowering Patients through Patient Portals"

Speaker:

William Martinez, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of the General Internal Medicine and Public Health, Vanderbilt University Medical Center


The Fuchs Lectureship - February 10, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Rheumatology and Immunology, the VUMC Department of Medicine

"Osteoporosis, Big Data and Big Promises: My journey from skeptic to convert"

Speaker:

William D. Leslie, MD

Professor of Medicine and Radiology at the University of Manitoba
Director of the Manitoba Bone Density Program
Co-Director of the Winnipeg PET Imaging Centre


The Moore Lectureship - February 3, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, the VUMC Department of Medicine

"Molecular Cancer Prevention with Aspirin"

Speaker:

Andrew T. Chan, MD, MPH

Daniel K. Podolsky Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School
Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
Chief of the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital
Director of Epidemiology at the MGH Cancer Center

January 2022 

January 27, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Hematology Oncology, the VUMC Department of Medicine

"Breast Cancer Immunotherapy"

Speaker:

Leisha A. Emens, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine at the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Vice President of the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC)
Section Editor for Journal for the Immunotherapy of Cancer (JITC)


January 20, 2022

Sponsored by the Division of Infectious Diseases, the VUMC Department of Medicine

"SARS CoV-2 vaccine-induced immune responses: Decoding the correlates of protection"

Speaker:

Spyros Kalams, MD

Associate Professor Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases at VUMC
Associate Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology at Vanderbilt University


The Leonard Lectureship - January 13, 2022

Sponsored by Medicine Administration, the VUMC Department of Medicine

"Healing of America: Antidote to Bigotry & Hate | Pivoting Between Two Pandemics"

Speaker:

Michael Eric Dyson PhD

Distinguished University Professor of African American and Diaspora Studies, College of Arts & Science
Distinguished University Professor of Ethics and Society, The Divinity School
Centennial Professor, Vanderbilt University
Political Analyst, MSNBC


The David Rabin Lectureship - January 6, 2022

Sponsored by Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism, the VUMC Department of Medicine

"Management Challenges in Thyroid Dysfunction: The Older Patient, the Worried Patient, and the Unhappy Patient"

Speaker:

Anne R. Cappola, MD, ScM

Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Director of the Penn Medical Communication Research Institute
Director of Clinical Research in the Department of Medicine,
Director of the CTSA-funded Center for Human Phenomic Science,
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Associate Editor for JAMA

 

December 2021

DOM Diversity Liaison Committee Guest Lecturer - December 16, 2021

Sponsored by Medicine Administration, the VUMC Department of Medicine

"American Medicine and OUR RACIST TRADITIONS"

Speaker:

Linda Rae Murray MD, MPH, FACP

Honorary Attending of Cook County Department of Public Health
Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois School of Public Health
Chair, Board for the National Collaborative for Health Equity
Urban Health Program Community Advisory Committee, University of Illinois


The Harrison Society/Riven Lectureship - December 9, 2021

Sponsored by the the PSTP – Harrison Society

“Harrison Society Research Highlights”

Speakers:

Fabian Maximilian Bock, MD, PhD, and Nicholas O. Markham, MD, PhD

Dr. Bock is a Physician-Scientist and Instructor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine within the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension and a Physician at the Nashville VA
Dr. Markham is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition with a secondary appointment in the Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology. He is a Staff Physician at the TVHS-VA Nashville Gastroenterology Lab


The Rosenblum Lectureship - December 2, 2021

Sponsored by the the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

"ADPKD – Moving Past Tolvaptan"

Speaker:

Ed Gould, MD, FASN

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, VUMC
Director of Quality and Patient Safety, Department of Medicine, VUMC

November 2021

The Harrison Society/Riven Lectureship - November 18, 2021

Sponsored by the the PSTP – Harrison Society

“Environmental Influences on Colorectal Cancer”

Speaker:

John M. Carethers, M.D., MACP

John G. Searle Professor and Chair of the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan
President-elect of the American Gastroenterological Association, and will be president in 2022
 


 November 11, 2021

Sponsored by:

The Neilson Society - "Novel Approaches to Identify New Pathways and Treatment Targets for Inflammatory Bowel Disease"

Speakers:

Lori A. Coburn, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, VUMC
Associate Director of the Vanderbilt Digestive Disease Research Center Academy of Investigators,
Staff Physician at the Veterans Affairs Tennessee Valley Health Care System

and

Jeremy A. Goettel, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, VUMC


The Shull Lectureship - November 4, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

“Changing Epidemiology of HCC”

Speaker:

Fasiha Kanwal, MD, MSHS, AGAF, FAASLD

Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Baylor College of Medicine
Editor-in-chief for Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology

October 2021

The Oates Lectureship - October 21, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, the Division of Clinical Pharmacology

"Premature vascular damage in systemic autoimmunity; Lessons learned from lupus"

Speaker:

Mariana Kaplan, MD

Chief of the Systemic Autoimmunity Branch and Deputy Scientific Director at NIAMS
Clinician, NIH Clinical Research Center
Editorial Board, Journal of Clinical Investigation
Deputy Editor of Arthritis & Rheumatology


The Koenig Lectureship - October 14, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, the Division of Infectious Diseases

"The HIV Pandemic: Where are we and where are we going?”

Speaker:

Diane Havlir, MD

UCSF Professor and Chief of the HIV, Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine Division at ZSFG
Associate Chair of Clinical Research in the Department of Medicine
Principal Investigator of the Sustainable East Africa Research in Community Health (SEARCH) Study
Interim-Director of the UCSF AIDS Research Institute (ARI)


October 7, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

"The Intersection of Thrombosis and Immunity"

Speaker:

Jane Freedman, MD

Division Director, Cardiovascular Medicine, VUMC Department of Medicine,
Gladys Parkinson Stahlman Professor of Cardiovascular Research,
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Editor in Chief, Circulation Research

September 2021

The Salmon Lectureship - September 30, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, the Division of Genetic Medicine

"From Precise Microbial Genomes to Precision Medicine"

Speaker:

Amit Bhatt, MD, PhD

Director for Global Oncology
Center for Innovation in Global Health
Stanford University


The Schulman Lectureship - September 23, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, the Division of Nephrology, and Hypertension

“Update on Hypernatremia: From Copeptin to Rapid Correction?” 

Speaker:

Robert Hoover, MD

Chief of Nephrology and Hypertension
Deming Department of Medicine
Tulane University School of Medicine


The Des Prez Lectureship - September 16, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine

“Complementopathies: from PNH to CAPS to COVID”

Speaker:

Robert A. Brodsky, MD

Johns Hopkins Family Professor of Medicine and Oncology,
Member of the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center
Director of the Division of Hematology and the T32 Training Program
Director of the Physician-Scientist Pathway for the Osler Residency Program


September 9, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine

"The HEROS study: the role of host and environment in SARS-CoV-2 infection and household transmission"

Speaker:

Tina Hartert, MD, MPH


Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine,
Professor of Pediatrics,
Lulu H. Owen Endowed Chair in Medicine,
Director of the Center for Asthma Research,
Assistant Vice President for Translational Science

August 2021

August 26, 2021

"Broken, Bankrupt, and Dying:

How to solve the great American rip-off"

Speaker:

Brad Spellberg, MD

Chief Medical Officer LAC+USC & Interim Chief Medical Officer Olive View-UCLA Medical Center

 


August 19, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, Rheumatology and Immunology

“Scleroderma: The Value of Collaborative Clinical Research”

Speaker:

Tracy Frech, MD

Director of the University of Utah SSc Clinic


The McGill Lectureship - August 12, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine

"Molecular Phenotyping of Asthma and COPD"

Speaker:

Prescott Woodruff, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine and Vice Chief for Research, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy at UCSF
 


August 5, 2021

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

"COVID-19 vaccines, variants and the way forward"

Speaker:

David M. Aronoff, MD

Director, Division of Infectious Diseases
Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Addison B. Scoville Jr. Chair in Medicine
Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Professor of Medicine, Health, & Society

 

July 2021

The McGill Lectureship - July 29, 2021

Sponsored by the Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine

“Pulmonary arterial hypertension: The search for a cure”

Speakers:

Luke Howard, PhD, FRCP

Consultant Pulmonologist and the Clinical Director of the national pulmonary hypertension (PH) service,
Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London

and

Martin Wilkins, MD

Professor of Clinical Pharmacology at Imperial College London
Vice Dean(Research) for the Faculty of Medicine
Director of the British Heart Foundation Imperial College Centre of Research Excellence
Director of the National Institute of Health Research Imperial Clinical Research Facility, Hammersmith Hospital.
Liebig Professorship at the Justus  Liebig University of Giesse

 


July 22, 2021
 Sponsored by the Division of Hematology Oncology

"Cancer genetics as new diagnostic testing and therapeutic targets for precision oncology"

Speaker:

Ben Ho Park, MD, PhD

Cornelius Abernathy Craig Chair in Medicine,
Professor of Medicine and Director for the Division of Heme/Onc
Co-Leader of the Breast Cancer Research Program, Associate Director for Translational Research and Director of Precision Oncology at the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center


July 15, 2021
Sponsored by Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

"Living Donor Liver Transplantation"

Speaker:

Alexandra Shingina, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, VUMC


The Neilson Society Lectureship - July 8, 2021

"Investigating the genetic architecture of complex diseases in the biobank era"

Speaker:

Eric Gamazon, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine at Departments of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville