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: The most recent Virtual Grand rounds from 2021 can be viewed below:

Virtual Medical Grand Rounds On August 26, 2021

Broken, Bankrupt and Dying

How to solve the Great American Rip-off


Brad Spellberg, MD

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


Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on August 5th, 2021:

Sponsored by the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases

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


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

Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on July 29th, 2021: 

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

The McGill Lectureship - “Pulmonary arterial hypertension: The search for a cure”


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


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


Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on July 22nd, 2021:
Sponsored by Sponsored by the Division of Hematology Oncology

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


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

Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on July 15th, 2021:
Sponsored by Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

"Living Donor Liver Transplantation"


Alexandra Shingina, MD, MSc

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

Virtual Medical Grand Rounds on July 8th, 2021:
The Neilson Society Lectureship

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


Eric Gamazon, PhD

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