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WebRounds

All presentations are held in the Class of '62 auditorium, unless otherwise noted.

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Date Title Presenter
October 17, 2017 The Geriatric Fracture Center: Co-management improves patient-centered and system outcomes SPEAKER:
Daniel Ari Mendelson, MS, MD, FACP, AGSF, CMD
William and Sheila Konar Family Professor of Geriatrics
Palliative Medicine, and Person-Centered Care
Division of Geriatrics
Department of Medicine

Associate Chief of Medicine
Director, Palliative Care
Co-Director, Geriatric Fracture Center
Highland Hospital

University of Rochester Medical Center
October 3, 2017 Hospital Medicine ECHO® Rounds:

Telementoring to Support Regional Hospital Medicine Care
SPEAKERS:
Andrew Rudmann, MD, MS, FHM
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Hospital Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Sullafa Kadura, MD, MS
Senior Instructor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Hospital Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Aileen Lyons, RN, BSN, MS
Utilization Management RN
Division of Hospital Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Courtney Webb, BA, MS
Information Analyst
Division of Hospital Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
September 26, 2017 Mary Ellen Riegel, MD Memorial Lecture:

Choosing Wisely: Lessons for the US From a Global Movement
SPEAKER:
Wendy Levinson, MD, OC
Professor of Medicine
Chair, Department of Medicine
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada
September 19, 2017 Cardiac Sarcoidosis: Diagnosis and Management

SPEAKERS:
Matthew Kottmann, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Himabindu Vidula, MD, MS, FACC
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Program in Heart Failure and Transplantation
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

September 12, 2017 Tuberculosis Screening Strategies 2017

SPEAKER:
Paul C. Levy, MD
Charles A. Dewey Professor of Medicine
Chairman, Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

September 5, 2017 There were no Grand Rounds held on this date  
August 29, 2017 Will an Orange a Day Help Us Keep Sepsis at Bay? Examining the Evidence for Vitamin C in Sepsis

PRESENTER:
Andrew Whipple, DO
Critical Care Medicine Fellow
Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

PANEL DISCUSSION:
Anthony Pietropaoli, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

David Q. Rich, ScD, MPH
Associate Professor
Department of Public Health Sciences
University of Rochester Medical Center

David R. Trawick, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

August 22, 2017
** Held in Whipple Auditorium
Pragmatic Clinical Trials: Don't Throw the Baby Out with the Bathwater SPEAKERS:
Anthony Pietropaoli, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Serban Staicu, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary Diseases and Critical Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
August 15, 2017 Sometimes Diagnosis is Overrated—Improving Outcomes by Avoiding Overdiagnosis SPEAKER:
Joseph A. Nicholas, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Geriatrics Division (HH)
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
August 8, 2017 The Role of Stool-Based Assays in Colorectal Cancer Screening PRESENTER:
Tanya Sahay, MD
Gastroenterology Fellow
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

PANEL DISCUSSION:
Arthur J. DeCross, MD AGAF
Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Thomas E. Werth, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Mathew Devine, DO
Assistant Professor
Department of Family Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
August 1, 2017 Preoperative Troponin Monitoring: Is There Clinical Value? SPEAKERS:
Leway Chen, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Sabu Thomas, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
June 20, 2017 Trivia and Awards Ceremony SPEAKERS:
N/A
June 13, 2017 Fellows Grand Rounds:

Let’s Talk about T3, Baby!
SPEAKERS:
Miriam Ahmad, MBBS
Fellow in Endocrinology/Metabolism
Division of Endocrinology/Metabolism
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Shehza Khan, DO
Fellow in Endocrinology/Metabolism
Division of Endocrinology/Metabolism
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
June 6, 2017 The Balancing Act: Caring for the Assisted Living Patient SPEAKER:
Sarah Howd, MD
Senior Instructor of Medicine
Division of Geriatrics and Aging
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
May 30, 2017 There were no Grand Rounds held on this date  
May 16, 2017 Carl Oshrain, M.D. Distinguished Lectureship:

C. difficile Infection and Fecal Microbiota Transplantation—What's the Scoop on the Poop?
SPEAKER:
Arthur J. DeCross, MD AGAF
Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
May 9, 2017
** Held in Whipple Auditorium
Bioengineering and Medicine—A Partnership Critical to Precision Medicine SPEAKER:
John A. Kellum, MD
Professor, Vice Chair
Department of Critical Care Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA
May 2, 2017 Palliative Medicine 2017: State of the Art and Science SPEAKERS:
Rachel E. Diamond, MD, MS
Palliative Care Fellow
Division of Palliative Care
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Puneeta Khurana, MD
Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellow
Division of Palliative Care
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Elizabeth R. Newman, MD
Palliative Medicine Fellow
Division of Palliative Care
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Apr 25, 2017 Dr. William & Dr. Kathryn Kern Lecture in Primary Care:

Social Media's Impact on Clinical Care
SPEAKER:
Katherine Chretien, MD
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Associate Professor of Medicine
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Washington, D.C.
Apr 18, 2017 There were no Grand Rounds held on this date  
Apr 11, 2017 Presentation 1: New Frontiers in Atopic Dermatitis

Presentation 2: Gouty Apathy or Inflaming the Situation? Current Controversies in Gout Management
SPEAKERS:
Jasdeep Badwal, MD
Allergy & Immunology Fellow
Division of Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Alicia Lieberman, MD, MS
Pediatric Rheumatology Fellow
Division of Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Apr 4, 2017

A Case of Proteinuria and Hematuria

MODERATOR:
Rickinder Grewal, MD
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Instructor in Medicine
Hosital Medicine Division
Department of Medicine

PANEL: Andreea Coca, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology
Department of Medicine

Bruce I. Goldman, MD
Professor of Medicine
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Scott Liebman, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine

ALL: University of Rochester Medical Center
Mar 28, 2017 The Forty-Fourth Annual Arvilla Berger Lecture:

Addressing the Challenges of Evaluating Stable Chest Pain Patients: Lessons From Recent Trials in CV Imaging
SPEAKER:
Pamela S. Douglas, MD, MACC, FASE, FAHA
Ursula Geller Professor of Research in Cardiovascular Disease
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC
Mar 21, 2017 The 2017 Sussman Family Lecture:

Medical Futility: When is Enough Enough?
SPEAKER:
Robert D. Truog, MD
Frances Glessner Lee Professor of Medical Ethics, Anaesthesia and Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Mar 14, 2017 Presentation 1: Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome: The Role of the Low FODMAP Diet

Presentation 2: H Pylori: Diagnosis and Treatment Updates for 2017
SPEAKERS:
Tanya Sahay, MD
Gastroenterology Fellow
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Caitlin Foor-Pessin, MD
Gastroenterology Fellow
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Mar 7, 2017 Finding Enrichment for the Growth of Medical Educators: How Can We Enhance the Training Process? SPEAKERS:
Thomas Rodgers, MD
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine
Instructor in Medicine, DOM Hospitalist Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Sana Chaker, MD
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine
Instructor in Medicine, DOM Hospitalist Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Kerry Schaffer, MD
Hematology/Oncology Fellow
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Feb 28, 2017 Presentation 1: Direct Oral Anticoagulants and How to Use Them

Presentation 2: Hypercoagulable Workup: What and When to Do It
SPEAKERS:
Iqra Choudary, MD
Hematology/Oncology Fellow
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Santosh Kumar, MD
Hematology/Oncology Fellow
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Feb 21, 2017 There were no Grand Rounds held on this date  
Feb 14, 2017 Keeping the Silent Killer Silent: What Do We Know about Elevated Blood Pressure in the Inpatient SPEAKERS:
John D. Bisognano, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology (SMH)
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Joseph A. Nicholas, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Geriatrics Division (HH)
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Bryan J. Stanistreet, MD
Chief Resident, Medicine Pediatrics
Instructor in Medicine
Hospitalist Division (SMH)
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Feb 7, 2017 Diagnostic Error, Diagnostic Excellence SPEAKER:
Valerie J. Lang, MD, MHPE
Associate Professor of Medicine
Senior Associate Division Chief, Hospital Medicine Division
Director, Medicine Sub-Internship
Department of Medicine, Hospital Medicine Division
University of Rochester Medical Center
Jan 31, 2017 Roger M. Cass, MD Lecture:

Resident-Fellow Interactions in Consultative Medicine: Enhancing Teaching and Learning
SPEAKER:
Eli M. Miloslavsky, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Massachusetts General Hospital
Vasculitis Center - Harvard Medical School
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Jan 24, 2017 Calcium Supplements: Friend or Foe? SPEAKER:
Wei Chen, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Jan 17, 2017
** Held in Whipple Auditorium
Update on Hepatic Fibrosis and Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis SPEAKER:
Mark A. Levstik, MD
Professor of Medicine
Gastroenterology Division
Medical Director of the Liver Center Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Jan 10, 2017 Blood-borne Parasites in Upstate NY SPEAKER:
Eric Heintz, MD
Infectious Diseases Fellow
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Jan 3, 2017 There were no Grand Rounds held on this date  
Dec 27, 2017 There were no Grand Rounds held on this date  
Dec 20, 2016 An Uncommon Case of Fever, Rash and Altered Mental Status SPEAKER:
Matthew Brockway, MD
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine
Hospitalist, HMD
Hospital Medicine Division, Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Dec 13, 2016 Recent Advances in the Treatment of Melanoma SPEAKER:
Deepak Sahasrabudhe, MD
Professor of Medicine, Oncology, and Urology
University of Rochester Medical Center
Dec 6, 2016 Hazards of Hospitalization in the Older Adult SPEAKERS:
Nicole Kosier, MD
Geriatric Fellow
Division of Geriatrics
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Dmitriy Migdalovich, MD
Geriatric Fellow
Division of Geriatrics
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Morgan Mihok, MD
Geriatric Fellow
Division of Geriatrics
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Jason Zittel, MD
Geriatric Fellow
Division of Geriatrics
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Nov 29, 2017 There were no Grand Rounds held on this date  
Nov 22, 2017 There were no Grand Rounds held on this date  
Nov 15, 2016 Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Not Just for Kids Anymore SPEAKER:
Edward Walsh, MD
Division of Infectious Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Nov 8, 2016 SGLT2 Inhibitors: A Potential New Agent for Reducing Progression of Diabetic Nephropathy SPEAKERS:
Bilal Iqbal, MD
Fellow in Nephrology
Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

David S. Levy, DO
Fellow in Nephrology
Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Nov 1, 2016 Primary Immune Deficiency Like the Leaves in the Fall SPEAKER:
Maria Slack, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Division of Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
October 25, 2016 Mary Ellen Riegel, MD Memorial Lecture:

“Everyone Complains About the Weather, But Nobody Does Anything About it.” Building Resilience in the Complex and Hyper-Connected World of Medicine
SPEAKER:
Michael S. Krasner, MD, FACP
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department of Medicine, Primary Care
University of Rochester Medical Center
October 18, 2016
** Held in Whipple Auditorium
Should We Follow LDL Levels? New Lipid Therapies You Should Know About SPEAKERS:
Nicholas Paivanas, MD
Fellow, Cardiovascular Disease
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Michael Vornovitsky, MD
Fellow, Cardiovascular Disease
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
October 4, 2016 Cushing Syndrome: A Diagnostic Challenge SPEAKER:
Ismat Shafiq, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
September 27, 2016 Presentation 1: The Future is Now! Biologics and the Treatment of Severe Asthma

Presentation 2: Shedding Light on COPD
SPEAKERS:
Michelle Malnoske, MD
Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellow
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

David J. Nagel, MD, PhD
Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellow
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
September 20, 2016 Patient Presentation: Why Did This Man’s Blood Sugar Go Up So Much? SPEAKER:
Wallace E. Johnson, MD
Ralph W. Prince Professor of Medicine
Primary Care Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
September 13, 2016 When to Treat Adults Like Children: Optimizing Therapy for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Young Adults SPEAKER:
Kristen M. O’ Dwyer, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Oncology
Department of Medicine
Wilmot Cancer Institute
University of Rochester Medical Center
September 6, 2016 Bariatric and Metabolic Endoscopy: A Minimally Invasive Approach to Obesity SPEAKER:
Truptesh H. Kothari MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Director, Developmental Endoscopy Lab at UR
University of Rochester Medical Center