MGR Summer/Fall 2015

UVA Department of Medicine
SUMMER/FALL 2015 Medical Grand Rounds

Wednesdays 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Old Jordan Hall Auditorium, rm. 1005


July 1
Richard Hall, MD
Immunotherapy in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Promise But Also Problems
UVA Div. of Hematology-Oncology, Department of Medicine

July 8
Michael F. Rein, MD
BFFs: Syphilis and HIV
Professor Emeritus, UVA Div. of Infectious Diseases

July 15
Jeffrey A. Linder, MD, MPH
Improving Antibiotic Prescribing for Acute Respiratory Infections Using Behavioral Economic Principles
Assoc. Prof. of Medicine,
Harvard Medical School

July 22
Joshua King, MD
Novel Psychoactive Agents: Brave New World of Illicit Drug Use
Asst. Prof., Nephrology & Medical Toxicology, UVA

July 29
Kodi S. Ravichandran, PhD
Turnover of Cells and Their Relevance to Disease
Professor and Chair, UVA Div. of Microbiology, Immunology and Cancer Biology

August 5
Robert Dreicer, MD
Prostate Cancer for the Internist: 2015
Prof. of Medicine & Deputy Director, UVA Cancer Center

August 12
Gary K. Owens, PhD
The Embryonic Stem Cell Pluripotency Genes Oct4 and Klf4 Regulate SMC Phenotypic Transitions Critical in the Pathogenesis of Atherosclerosis
Prof. of Cardiovascular Research, Molecular Physiology & Biological Physics, UVA

August 19
Panel: Mitchell Rosner, Gerald Donowitz, Clint Merritt, Jeffrey Sturek
General Medicine: Changes to Improve Care and Education
Mitch Rosner, MD (DOM chair); Gerald Donowitz, MD (DOM vice chair for education); Clint Merritt, MD (director, Hospitalist program); Jeff Sturek, MD (IM Chief Resident, 2015-16)

August 26
Steven A. Newman, MD
Ophthalmology for the Internist
Prof. of Ophthalmology, UVA

September 2
Andrew D. Mihalek, MD
Lysing Through the Confusions of Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension
Asst. Prof. of Medicine
UVA Div. of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

September 9
Charles W. Clements II, MD
Wilderness Medicine: The Basics
Prof. of Clinical Medicine, Dept. of Family Practice, Marshall University School of Medicine

September 16
Rodney Mullen, Pro Skateboarder
On Risk, Resilience and the Art of Practice
Professional skateboarder, inventor, entrepreneur

September 23
Kathleen M. Schwarz, MD
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Prognosis & Decision Tools for In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (IHCA)
Asst. Prof. of Medicine
UVA Div. of General, Geriatric, Palliative Care & Hospital Medicine

September 30
Eric M. Davis, MD
Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Then and Now: Is the Future of Sleep Medicine on Life Support?
Asst. Prof. of Medicine & Medical Director, Sleep Disorders Center/UVA Div. of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

October 7
Andrew M. Southerland, MD, MSc
If Time is Brain, Then What are We Waiting For? The evolution of treatment for acute ischemic stroke
Prof. of Clinical Medicine, UVA Dept. of Medicine; Asst. Prof. of Neurology

October 14
Paul V. Targonski, MD, PhD, MPH
Don’t Delay, Act Now! Young Adult and Midlife Factors Influencing Exceptional Longevity
Assoc. Prof. of Public Health, UVA Dept. of Public Health Sciences

October 21
Bowman Lecture
William A. Petri Jr., MD, PhD
Infectious Diseases & International Health Through the Eyes of a Physician-Scientist(38th Annual Bowman Lecturer)
Wade Hampton Frost Prof. of Medicine; Chief, UVA Division of Infectious Diseases

October 28
Andrew E. Darby, MD
Atrial Fibrillation Guideline Updates: What the Clinician Needs to Know
Asst. Prof. of Medicine, UVA Div. of Cardiovascular Medicine

November 4
Hayden Farr Lecture
Ian Crozier, MD
Dual Citizenship at the Ebola Bedside: A Survivor’s Story
WHO-deployed clinician, Ebola Treatment Unit, Kenema, Sierra Leone

November 11
Norbert Leitinger, PhD
Macrophages Orchestrate Inflammation in Cardio Metabolic Disease
Prof., UVA Dept. of Pharmacology

November 18
Malcom Cox, MD

November 25

December 2
Alexandra Kadl, MD
ARDS (ACP Best Practice)
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, UVA Department of Medicine

December 9
Rachel Kon, MD
UVA Div. of General, Geriatric, Palliative Care & Hospital Medicine

December 16
Bryan Sauer, MD
UVA Div. of Gastroenterology

December 23

December 30