2015-2016 Medical Grand Rounds


January 29, 2016- “Diabetes: New Faces of a Disease You Thought You Knew”
Speaker: Barbara Corkey, Ph.D.
Vice Chair for Research and Director, Obesity Research Center

Speaker: Sara Alexanian, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Medicine – Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition

Moderator: Devin Steenkamp, MBChB
Instructor, Boston University School of Medicine – Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition

Rich Media Playback
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Podcast Playback
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January 8, 2016- “Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End”
Atul Gawande, MD, MPH
Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Samuel O. Thier Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School

Atul Gawande, MD, MPH, is a surgeon, writer, and public health researcher. He practices general and endocrine surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He is Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Samuel O. Thier Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School. He is also Executive Director of Ariadne Labs, a joint center for health systems innovation, and Chairman of Lifebox, a nonprofit organization making surgery safer globally.

Atul has been a staff writer for The New Yorker magazine since 1998 and has written four New York Times bestsellers: ComplicationsBetterThe Checklist Manifesto, and most recently, Being MortalMedicine and What Matters in the End. He is the winner of two National Magazine Awards, AcademyHealth’s Impact Award for highest research impact on healthcare, a MacArthur Fellowship, and the Lewis Thomas Award for writing about science.

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May 29, 2015- “A Sense Sublime: In Search of Patient Centered Outcomes”
Paul R. Chelminski, MD, MPH, FACP
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Director, UNC Physician Assistant Program

Rich Media Playback: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/2de77e1b-de63-477a-8247-de18a4e242d4

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May 22, 2015 Gary Garber Memorial Lecture  – “Clinical Practice Guidelines: Current Challenges and Controversies”
Patrick O’Gara, MD
Director, Clinical Cardiology
Executive Medical Director, Shapiro Cardiovascular Center at BWH
Professor, Harvard Medical School

Rich Media Playback: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/3388d3ae-ea48-4b79-a170-bf4f3ac3b02c

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May 15, 2015- “The Innovative Clinic: Managing the Dual epidemics of HCV and Opioid Dependence by Engaging Active Drug Users in Primary Care”
Pooja R. Raval, Md
PGY – 3 Primary Care Resident
Internal Medicine Residency Program
Boston University Medical Center
Recipient of the 2014 Thomas M. Menino Primary Care Challenge Grant, on behalf of Thomas M. Menino and the Boston Health Commission

Rich Media Playback: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/5367cf07-431c-4dba-bf16-718a753736f1

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May 8, 2015- Joseph Korn Memorial Lecture – “Biomarkers for Accelerating Drug Discovery in Systemic Sclerosis”
Robert Lafyatis, MD
Professor of Medicine, BUSM
Director, NIAMS Scleroderma Center of Research
Translational Director, National Scleroderma Core Center

Rich Media Playback: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/1cf2ed25-1980-449d-88dd-1fddfcee9858

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May 1, 2015- “Live Long and Prosper – Reflections on a Fourth Aim in Healthcare”
Christine Hunter, MD
Chief Medical Officer of the US Office of Personnel Management
BUSM Class of 1980

Video: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/a96775cc-42cf-48b5-87e1-73cdf97ab670

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April 24, 2015- “Internal Medicine in 2015: A National Perspective”
Steven E. Weinberger, MD, FACP
Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, American College of Physicians

Video: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/0027ca05-1fac-425c-a4e0-d95eed6348bb

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April 17, 2015- “The Kramer Lectureship, Idiosyncratic Drug-Induced Liver Injury”
Naga P. Chalasani, MD
David W. Crabb Professor and Director
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Indiana University School of Medicine

Video: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/b61db3ed-2d5f-4c10-8d0f-c0ed35464890

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April 10, 2015- “Exercise and Cardiovascular Disease: Observations, Mechanisms, and Clinical Applications”
Gary Balady, MD
Professor of Medicine
Assistant Dean of Admissions, BUSM
Director of Preventative Cardiology
Director of the Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Laboratories, BMC

Video: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/c97e4252-041e-44ce-9dd3-b1def25650ff

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April 3, 2015- “Hospice and Palliative Medicine: Quality Care for Serious Illness”
Faulkner Visiting Professor
Laura C. Hanson, MD, MPH
Professor, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Center for Aging and Health
UNC Palliative Care Program

Video: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/05d8276b-1378-41d7-86aa-32e496fe4589
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March 27, 2015- “Evidence Based Management of Brain Aneurysms and Stroke”
Alexander Norbash, MD, MHCM, FACR
Chairman and Professor of Radiology, BUSM

Thanh Nguyen, MD, FRCPc
Associate Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Radiology, BUSM
Director, Interventional Neurology and Neuroradiology, BMC

Video: https://echo360.bu.edu:8443/ess/echo/presentation/ed6e4353-560b-4b07-99f3-afa3ca33674b
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March 20, 2015- Schwartz Center Rounds-“Improving the Experience in Caring for Patients with Disabilities”
John Loughnane, MD
Mary Wood, MS, RN, CCU
Nancy Powell, LISCW, Manager of Long Term Care Support
Lisa Iezziono, MD

March 13, 2015- Mark A. Moskowitz Memorial Lecture – “The Epidemic of Clinician Burnout: We can turn this around”
Mark Linzer, M.D.
General Internal Medicine
Office of professional work life
Hennepin County Medical Center

March 6, 2015- “The Hospital is a Dangerous Place: Quality Care for the Hospitalized Older Adult”
Lisa Caruso, MD, MPH
Interim Chief of Geriatrics
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine

February 27, 2015- “We Tortured Some Folks. Physicians and Lawyers at the Post 9/11 CIA Black Sites”
Sarah Kimball, M.D.
Instructor of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine

Sondra Crosby, MD, PharmD
Associate Professor of Medicine and Public Health
Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health
LCDR, Medical Corps, United States Navy

George Annas, JD, MPH
William Fairfield Warren Distinguished Professor and Chair of Health Law Bioethics and Human Rights
Boston University School of Public Health
Professor, Boston University School of Law
Professor of Sociomedical Sciences, Boston University School of Medicine

February 20th, 2015- Department of Medicine of the Future: “The Department of Medicine 2030″
David L. Coleman, MD
John Wade Professor and Chair, BUSM
Physician-in-Chief, BMC

February 13, 2015- “Old, New and Novel Treatments for Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA): It’s Not all CPAP”
Susheel Patil, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Clinical Director, Johns Hopkins Sleep Medicine
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

February 6, 2015- “Influenza: Undertreated, Misdiagnosed, and Partially Prevented”
Darren R. Linkin, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Perelman School of Medicine
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Hospital Epidemiologist and Staff Physician at Veterans Medical Center Philadelphia, PA

January 30, 2015- “Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cells: A Primer for Physicians”
Darrell Kotton, MD
Professor, Department of Medicine and Pathology, BUSM
Director, Center for Regenerative medicine (CReM)

January 23, 2015 “Familial Amyloidosis: Old drugs, New tricks and Orphan Disease”
John L. Berk, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, BUSM
Director, Bronchoscopy Service, BMC
Associate Director, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
Associate Clinical Director, Amyloid Treatment and Research Program
Director, Amyloid Airway Clinic

January 16, 2015- “The Time is Now: New Approaches to Gonococcal Vaccine Development”
Lee M. Wetzler, MD
Professor of Medicine and Associate Professor of Microbiology, BUSM
Co-Director for Research

January 9, 2015- “Cardio-Oncology: Overview of an Emerging Field”
Sheilah Bernard, MD, FACC
Associate Professor of Medicine, BUSM
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program