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WebRounds

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

Date Title Presenter
May 23, 2017
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Sanford Meyerowitz, MD Memorial Lecture:

Time and Hope
SPEAKER:
Lee R. Berkowitz, MD
Eunice Bernhard Distinguished Professor and Vice Chair of Education in the Department of Medicine
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
May 16, 2017
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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
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** 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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** 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Mary Ellen Riegel, M.D. 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
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** 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
August 30, 2016
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Prevention goes Primetime: Has the quest for CAUTI prevention struck gold? SPEAKER:
Paritosh Prasad, MD, DTM&H
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary & Critical Care Division
Transplant Infectious Disease
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
August 23, 2016
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** Held in Whipple Auditorium
To "D" or not to "D": that is the question (this week!). How do we reconcile opposing results from recent trials of ICU dialysis? SPEAKERS:
Scott E. Liebman, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology
University of Rochester Medical Center

Anthony P. Pietropaoli, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
August 16, 2016
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Clinical Versus Statistical Significance, and Use of the p-Value to Make Inference SPEAKERS:
Paul C. Levy, MD
Charles A. Dewey Professor of Medicine
Chairman, Dept. of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

David Q. Rich, ScD
Associate Professor, 
Division of Epidemiology
Department of Public Health Sciences
Associate Director,
Center for Energy and Environment
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
August 9, 2016
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"PE or not PE. That is not the question"—The Problem of Overdiagnosis SPEAKER:
Joseph A. Nicholas, MD, MPH, CMD
Associate Director Internal Medicine Residency Program
Associate Director Combined Program in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics
University of Rochester, School of Medicine & Dentistry
Medical Director, The Highlands at Brighton
June 21, 2016
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Jeopardy Trivia and Awards Ceremony SPEAKERS:
N/A
June 14, 2016
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Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Medicine SPEAKERS:
William Novak, MD
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
Associate Chief, Hospital Medicine Division
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Valery Lang, MD
Acting Chief, Hospital Medicine Division
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
June 7, 2016
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Familial Hypercholesterolemia SPEAKER:
Robert C. Block, MD, MPH, FACP, FNLA
Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences
Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine
Director, URMC Clinical Lipidology Program
University of Rochester Medical Center

PANEL:
Catherine Davis Ahmed, MBA
Outreach Coordinator, Familial Hypercholesterolemia Foundation

Mr. Robert Guesno
Patient, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
May 24, 2016
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The Little Engine That Could....With a Little Help? Evaluating Lifestyle vs Medications for Obesity SPEAKERS:
Cristina Blot, MD
Endocrine, Diabetes & Metabolism Fellow
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology
University of Rochester Medical Center

Chinenyenwa O. Usoh, MD
Endocrine, Diabetes & Metabolism Fellow
Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology
University of Rochester Medical Center
May 17, 2016
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So You Know What You Need to About Iron Deficiency?

Carl Oshrain, MD Distinguished Lectureship
SPEAKER:
Pradyumna Phatak, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Chief, Medical Oncology/Hematology
Director, Oncology Strategic Service Unit
Rochester General Hospital
May 10, 2016
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Presentation 1: When is it Time? Referral to Hospice for Non-Cancer Illness

Presentation 2: Outcomes of In-hospital CPR in Dialysis Patients
SPEAKERS:
Adam Cardina, MD
Palliative Care Fellow
Palliative Care Division
Department of Medicine

Janine L. Fogarty, MD
Palliative Care Fellow
Palliative Care Division
Department of Medicine

Fahad Saeed, MBBS
Palliative Care Fellow
Palliative Care Division
Department of Medicine

ALL: University of Rochester Medical Center
May 3, 2016
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Pancytopenia to AML: A Patient's Journey MODERATOR:
Jason Zittel, MD
Chief Resident Internal Medicine
Instructor, Hospital Medicine Division
Department of Medicine

PANEL: John M. Bennett, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Pathology and Lab Medicine, Emeritus
Department of Medicine

Jason Mendler, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Department of Medicine

ALL: University of Rochester Medical Center