MGR 2014-15

UVA Department of Medicine

(July 2014 – June 2015)


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
Hematology/ Oncology

September 17
Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao
Acute Kidney Injury in Cirrhosis
Gastroenterology/ Hepatology

September 24
Kambiz Kalantari
Bone Diseases in CKD

October 1
Ann Hays
Fecal Transplant for Clostridium difficile
Gastroenterology/ Hepatology

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
Gastroenterology/ Hepatology

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

Spring 2015 Schedule


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
Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Model Ciliopathy

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
*Old Jordan Auditorium
Nicholas J. Shaheen, MD, MPH
Misplaced Priorities and Barrett’s Esophagus
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Director, Center for Esophageal Diseases & Swallowing; UNC Chapel Hill

June 10
*Old Jordan Auditorium 1-5
Charles Pollack, MD FACEP
Extended VTE Prophylaxis in the Medically Ill Patient
Director of Emergency Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital

June 17
*Old Jordan Auditorium 1-5
Stephen V. Early
Oral Cavity Lesions
Director, UVA Pediatric & General Otolaryngology; Head and Neck Surgery

June 24
*Old Jordan Auditorium 1-5
Brian Wispelwey
AIDS at 34: A Memoir
UVA Infectious Diseases & International Health