Medical Grand Rounds

Medical Grand Rounds

UVA Department of Medicine
Medical Grand Rounds

Wednesday 12:00 noon
Jordan Hall Auditorium 1-5 pm (unless otherwise noted) 






January 7

Guillermo Solorzano

Advances in Neurology: What an internist should know about current Multiple Sclerosis treatments

UVA Neurology

January 14

Ellen Keeley

Myocardial Remodeling: Pathological Scar Formation After Myocardial Infarction

UVA Cardiovascular Medicine

January 21




January 28

James Bergin

Best Practices Update on Heart Failure

UVA Cardiovascular Medicine

February 4

Roy Zent

The Glomerular Filtration Barrier

Vanderbilt Division of Nephrology

February 11

Amy Mathers

Antimicrobial Selection

UVA Infectious Diseases & International Health

February 18

Scott Heysell

Magic Bullets or Back to Magic Mountain? New Drugs and Regimens for Tuberculosis

UVA Infectious Diseases & International Health

February 25

John Dent

Examining the Clinical Microsystem: How Structured Interdisciplinary Bedside Rounding Can Improve Care Coordination, Communication, and Patient Satisfaction

UVA Cardiovascular Medicine

March 4
12:15 with MCH Brodie Lecture

Paul Haidet

Jazz and the Art of Teaching

Penn State Hershey College of Medicine

March 11
Parsons Professor

Jeffrey G. Wiese, MD

It's Not What You Think: Systems Redesign in Graduate Medical Education

Tulane University Health Sciences Center - Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education

March 18

Carolyn Long Engelhard

The Affordable Care Act: National and State Update

UVA Dept. of Public Health Sciences

March 25

Christopher McCartney

Finding the Malignant Thyroid Nodule in 2015

UVA Endocrinology & Metabolism

April 1

Gerald Donowitz

Infection in the Compromised Host: Part 17 - Fungal Infections

UVA Infectious Diseases & International Health

April 8
Atuk Lecture

W. Kline Bolton

Goodpasture's Disease: From Ernest to the Bench--Now What?

UVA Nephrology

April 15
Liverman Lecture

Peter Igarashi, MD
Nesbitt Chair and Head,
Departmet of Medicine,
University of Minnesota

Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Model Ciliopathy

UVA Nephrology

April 22

Ziad Gellad

Who’s on First: Healthcare Systems Engineering in GI Endoscopy

UVA Gastroenterology/Hepatology

April 29

Ira Helenius

The Annual Physical: Does It Have a Leg to Stand On?

UVA General, Geriatric, Palliative Care & Hospital Medicine

May 6
Research & Scholars Day

Eugene Barrett

The Changing Face of Insulin Therapy

UVA Endocrinology & Metabolism

May 13
Grollman Lecture

Neal L. Weintraub

Contemporary Management of Aortic Diseases

Kupperman Chair in Cardiovascular Research
Georgia Regents University

May 20

*Old Medical School Auditorium

Michael Devitt
Trish Gordon
Elizabeth McKinney
Brad Weinbaum

Evolution of Medical Education at UVA: It's Darwinian

Internal Medicine Chief Residents

May 27

*Old Jordan Auditorium


Adam Carlson

 Drug-Induced Rheumatic Disease

UVA Rheumatology

June 3
Respess Lecture

Nicholas Shaheen


UNC Chapel Hill - Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Director, Center for Esophageal Diseases & Swallowing

June 10

Peter M. Pollak

TAVR, Past, Present, and Future

Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

June 17

Stephen V. Early


UVA Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

June 24

Brian Wispelwey


UVA Infectious Diseases & International Health

Summer/Fall 2014 Schedule





July 2
Hollins Lecture

Erika Ramsdale

Yellow leaves, or none, or few: Assessing older cancer patients

Hematology / Oncology

July 9

Josh Barclay

Addressing substance abuse issues in hospice and cancer patients

Palliative Medicine

July 16

Tamila Kindwall-Keller

Surviving Stem Cell Transplant

Hematology / Oncology

July 23

Max Weder

Lung Transplantation


July 30

Mitch Rosner

What is the Best Practice for the Management of Hyponatremia in the Hospitalized Patient


August 6

Thomas Platts-Mills

Epidemic allergic disease

Allergy & Immunology

August 13

Kyle Enfield

Sepsis: Can we provide perfect care?


August 20

Patrick Dillon

New drugs, New controversies: Dealing with rapid changes in breast cancer therapy

Hematology / Oncology

August 27

Bernard & Christine Thisse

How to build a vertebrate embryo

Cell Biology

September 3

Charles Rose

Asthma: from simple uncomplicated disease to severe refractory asthma


September 10

Gail Macik

Anticoagulation Strategies: New Oral Anticoagulants for DVT/PE


September 17

Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao

Acute Kidney Injury in Cirrhosis


September 24

Kambiz Kalantari

Bone Diseases in CKD


October 1

Ann Hays

Fecal Transplant for Clostridium difficile


October 8

Michael Thorner

Challenges of the 21st Century: Obesity, Diabetes, and CV Disease


October 15

Coleen McNamara

B Lymphocytes and Atherosclerosis


October 22

Brian Uthlaut

Best Practices: Preoperative Medical Examination in Noncardiac Surgery: Less is More, More or Less

General Medicine

October 29 Bowman Lecture

Dick Guerrant

Impact of early life growth failure on adult disease: Added burdens of poverty (A  Triple Burden of Microbial Enteropathy)

Center for Global Health

November 5
Rochester Lecture

Steven Kawut

Pulmonary Vascular Complications of Liver Disease


November 12

Edmond Wickham

Advances in the Treatment of Obesity in Adults


November 19

Andrew Wang

Severe Acute Pancreatitis


November 26




December 3

Jennifer Guler

Antimalarial resistance: From basic biology to clinical considerations

 Infectious Disease

December 10

Jennifer Kirby



December 17

 Fred Hayden &
Costi Sifri

 Ebola 2014: Global Responses

 Infectious Diseases

December 24




December 31