Previous MGRs

Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on March 18th, 2021:
Sponsored by the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism

"The Albert & Miriam Weinstein Lectureship - Why are South Asians more prone to type 2 diabetes?"

Speaker:

K.M. Venkat Narayan, M.D.

 

Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on March 11th, 2021:
Sponsored by the Division of Infectious Diseases

"The Epidemic of Sexually Transmitted Infections"

Speaker:

Kimberly A. Workowski, MD

 Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Emory University 


Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on March 3rd, 2021:
Sponsored by the Neilson Society

"Drugging the genome: DNA base editing as a novel therapy for Progeria"

Speaker:

Jonathan D. Brown, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, VUMC 


Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on February 25th, 2021:
The Teschan Lectureship -Sponsored by the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

"Membranous nephropathy: A model of translational medicine"

Speaker:

Pierre Ronco, MD

 Editor in Chief, Kidney International, Professor Emeritus of Nephrology, Sorbonnne, Paris, France


Medicine Grand Rounds on February 18th, 2021:
Sponsored by the PSTP – The Harrison Society/RIVEN Lectureship

“Selective Autophagy as possible target in age-related diseases”"

Speaker:

Ana Maria Cuervo, MD, PhD

The Meyer Friedman Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Clinical Chief of Cardiology at University of California at San Francisco 

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Medicine Grand Rounds on February 11th, 2021:
Sponsored by the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

"Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD), a Growing Problem"

Speaker:

Andrew Scanga, MD

 Medical Director of Hepatology Clinic Operations, Department of Medicine, VUMC 


Medicine Grand Rounds on February 4th, 2021:
The Leonard Lectureship -  Sponsored by the Division of Hematology and Oncology

"The Role of High Quality Communication in the End of Life Care for Patients with Advanced Cancer: One Size Does Not Fit All"

Speaker:

Paul R. Helft, MD

Allan S. Manalan and Diane K. Werth Professor of Gastrointestinal Oncology in the Division of Hematology/Oncology at Indiana University School of Medicine, Director,  Charles Warren Fairbanks Center for Medical Ethics, Vice President for Clinical and Organizational Ethics at Indiana University Health in Indianapolis


Medicine Grand Rounds on January 28th, 2021:
Sponsored by the Division of Infectious Diseases

"The Story of Dolutegravir & Neural Tube Defects: Global Health, Pharmacovigilance, and Health Equity"

Speaker:

Jessica L. Castilho, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor and Physician-Scientist in the Division of Infectious Diseases at VUMC

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Medicine Grand Rounds on January 21st, 2021:
Sponsored by the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

"The Glenn Greene Lectureship - Myocardial Mechanics and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Ancient Principles + Modern Technologies = Novel Insights"

Speaker:

Theodore P. Abraham, MD, FACC

The Meyer Friedman Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Clinical Chief of Cardiology at University of California at San Francisco 


Medicine Grand Rounds on January 7th, 2021:
Sponsored by the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

"The David Rabin Lectureship - (Glucose) Metabolism a Common Soil Linking Diabetes Mellitus, Heart Failure and Cancer?"

Speaker:

E Dale Abel, MD, PhD

Chair and Department Executive Officer of the Department of Internal Medicine and Director of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center (FOEDRC) at the University of Iowa


Medicine Grand Rounds on December 17th, 2020:
Sponsored by the Harrison Society

"The Harrison Society/ Riven Lectureship - Pt. 1 "SH2B3 in Hypertension and End-Organ Damage" Pt. 2 “Fibroblast Heterogeneity in Interstitial Lung Disease"

Speakers: Alumni of the Harrison Society:

Pt. 1 - Matthew Alexander, MD, PhD and Pt. 2 - Niki Winters, MD, PhD


Medicine Grand Rounds on December 10th, 2020:
Sponsored by the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

"The Black American Amputation Epidemic"

Moderated by:

Lizzie Presser, BA

Health and Healthcare journalist at ProPublica


Medicine Grand Rounds on December 3rd, 2020:
The Rosenblum Lectureship

Nancy J. Cox, PhD

Division Director, Division of Genetics, Department of Medicine

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN


 

Medicine Grand Rounds on November 19th, 2020:
 The Harrison Society - “Advancing Cancer Research During Challenging Times

presented by PSTP, Harrison Society:

Norman E. Sharpless, MD

the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and 

UNC School of Medicine in the Departments of Medicine and Genetics


 

Medicine Grand Rounds on November 12th, 2020:
The Neilson Society - “Clonal hematopoiesis in cardiovascular disease and malignancy: from single cells to population cohorts”

presented by Neilson Society Members:

Brent Ferrell, MD and Alexander G. Bick, MD, PhD

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN


 

Medicine Grand Rounds on November 5th, 2020:
"The  Meredith S. and John A. Oates Lectureship

 “A genome-first approach to human biology and precision health"

presented by:

Daniel J. Rader, MD,

Chair of the Department of Genetics as well as Chief of the Divisions of Human Genetics in the Departments of Medicine and Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at Penn

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Medicine Grand Rounds on October 29th, 2020:
"The  Dupres Lectureship - “The Alpha-gal Syndrome"

presented by

Thomas A. E. Platts-MIlls, MD, PhD, AAP, FRS

Asthma and Allergic Disease Center, University of Virginia


 

Medicine Grand Rounds on October 22nd, 2020:
"The  Scholl Lectureship - “Problems with Advancing the War Against Esophageal Adenocarcinoma"

presented by

David A. Katzka, MD,

Esophageal Interest Group, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota


 

Medicine Grand Rounds on October 15th, 2020:
"The Koenig Lectureship - “
Antimicrobial Resistance, the Neglected Pandemic"

presented by

Helen W. Boucher, MD, FACP, FIDSA,

Chief of the Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases and Director of the Stuart B. Levy Center for Integrated Management of Antimicrobial Resistance (CIMAR), a collaborative, cross-disciplinary initiative between Tufts University and Tufts Medical Center


Medicine Grand Rounds on October 8th, 2020:

"Ownby Lecture on Diversity and Inclusion by the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine"

presented by

Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc, MACC, FAHA, MACP, FHFSA,

Vice-Dean of Diversity and Inclusion, Northwestern University
Chief of Cardiology
Associate Director of the Buhm Cardiovascular Institute
Magerstadt Endowed Professor of Medicine Chair
Professor of Medical Social Sciences

Feinberg School of Medicine

 

 


Medicine Grand Rounds on October 1st, 2020:

"HIV and TB care and treatment in South Africa - keeping going during COVID"

presented by

David A. Clark, MBBCh, BCom, DHSM, MBA

CEO: SA of the Aurum Institute,

Johannesburg, South Africa