2009-2010 Medical Grand Rounds

May 7
Translating Airway Gene Expression into a Biomarker for Lung Cancer

Avrum Spira, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pathology, BUSM
Chief, Computational Biomedicine, BMC

May 14
JOSEPH KORN MEMORIAL LECTURE: The Epigenetic Hypothesis in Scleroderma

Bashar Kahaleh, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Medical College of Ohio
Chief, Division of Rheumatology
University of Toledo Medical Center

May 21
Cardiometabolic Health in Androgen Deprived Men with Prostate Cancer

Shehzad Basaria, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, BUSM
Director, Androgen Clinical Research Unit, BMC

May 28
Public Health vs The Embedded War on Drugs

Ethan A. Nadelmann, J.D., Ph.D.
Executive Director, Drug Policy Alliance
New York, NY

Apr 2
Clinical Problem Solving Case:
A 52 year old man with delirium, abdominal pain, and back pain

Moderator: Robert Lowe, M.D.
Discussant: Christine Campbell Reardon, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine, BUSM
Associate Director, Medical Intensive
Care Unit, BMC

Apr 9
Faulkner Visiting Professor: Physicians for the 21st Century

David Reuben, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
David Geffen Sch. of Medicine at UCLA
Chief, Division of Geriatrics
Director, Multicampus Prog. In Geriatric
Medicine and Gerontology

Apr 16
Immunology of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

Nicholas Chiorazzi, M.D.
Investigator, The Feinstein Institute for
Medical Research, Long Island, NY
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY

Apr 23
Gary Garber Memorial Lecture:
Interventional Cardiology Across the Coronary Spectrum

David O. Williams. M.D.
Director, Hybrid OR Program
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Lecturer, Harvard Medical School

Apr 30
Sidney Kibrick Memorial Lecture:
Molecular Control of Body Composition

Kenneth Walsh, Ph.D.
Aram V. Chobanian Distinguished Professor
in Cardiovascular Medicine, BUSM
Director, Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, BUSM

Mar 5
Beldon Idelson Memorial Lecture: Immune Tolerance

Terry Strom, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and Surgery
Harvard Medical School

Mar 12
Membranous Nephropathy: Does the Discovery of the Antigen help Clinicians?

David J. Salant, M.D.
Professor of Medicine, BUSM
Chief, Renal Section, BMC

Mar 19
Controversies in the Management of Critical Limb Ischemia

Alik Farber, M.D.
Chief, Vascular and endovascular Surgery
Co-Director, Non-Invasive Vascular Laboratory, BMC
Associate Professor of Surgery & Radiology, BUSM

Panel: Drs. Driver, Eberhardt, Kabutey

Mar 26
Wrong Place, Wrong Time: Trauma, Violence, and Young Black Men
John Rich, M.D., MPH
Chair and Professor
Health Management and Policy
Drexel University School of Public Health