Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

2009-2010 Department of Medicine Grand Rounds


January 7, 2010

Topic: Faculty Meeting and Teaching Guidelines Seminar
Speakers: Victor L. Schuster, Einstein/Montefiore; Maria Matzoros, Montefiore

January 14, 2010
Topic: Hemolysis-Associated Endothelial Dysfunction and Pulmonary Hypertension: An Emerging Cause of Death in Hemolytic Anemias
Speaker: Mark Gladwin, University of Pittsburgh
Host: Hematology

January 21, 2010
Topic: Disseminating Complex Clinical Care Models Into Practice – The Hospital at Home
Speaker: Bruce Leff, Johns Hopkins Hospital at Home
Host: Geriatrics

January 28, 2010
Topic: Update on Biologic and Immunotherapy of IBD
Speaker: David Sachar, Mt Sinai
Host: Gastroenterology

February 4, 2010
Topic: Folates in Health and Disease
Speaker: Dr. David Goldman, Einstein
Host: Oncology

February 11, 2010
Topic: Skin Signs of Monoclonal Gammopathies
Speaker: Jean Bolognia, Yale University
Host: Dermatology

February 18, 2010
Topic: Pathogenesis and Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Past, Present and Future
Speaker: Peter Barland, Einstein
Host: Rheumatology

February 25, 2010
Topic: Transparency as Strategy to Improve the Quality of Hospital Care
Speaker: Peter Lindenauer, Baystate Medical Center
Host: General Internal Medicine

March 4, 2010
Topic: Multicenter Trials in Children with Heart Disease
Speaker: Daphne Hsu, MD, Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Cardiology); Division Chief, Pediatric Cardiology; Co-Director, Pediatric Heart Center, Einstein/Montefiore
Host: Cardiology

March 11, 2010
Topic: Update in Kidney Transplantation
Speaker: Enver Akalin, MD, Einstein/Montefiore
Host: Nephrology

March 18, 2010
Topic: Gout and Hyperuricemia: Some New Thoughts About an Old Disease
Speaker: Michael Pillinger, NYU School of Medicine/Hospital for Joint Diseases
Host: Rheumatology

March 25, 2010
Topic: Portal Hypertension: Complications and Management
Speaker: John Reinus, Montefiore Medical Center
Host: Hepatology

April 1, 2010
Topic: Health Care Reform: A View from the Bronx
Speaker: Steven M. Safyer, MD, Einstein/Montefiore
Host: General Internal Medicine

April 8, 2010
Topic: Airway Gene Expression into a Biomarker for Lung Cancer
Speaker: Avi Spira, MD, Boston University
Host: Pulmonary Medicine

April 15, 2010
Topic: Barriers to Optimal Control of Hypertension
Speaker: Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, NYU
Host: Diversity Affairs Committee

April 22, 2010
Topic: Aortic and Mitral Valve Repair: Indications and Techniques
Speaker: Robert Michler, Montefiore Medical Center
Host: Cardiology

April 29, 2010
Topic: Pathogenesis and treatment of angioedema
Speaker: Allen Kaplan, Medical University of South Carolina
Host: Allergy and Immunology

May 6, 2010
Topic: The New Biology of Diabetes
Speaker: Domenico Acilli, Columbia University
Host: Endocrinology

May 13, 2010
Topic: The Hypercoagulable States
Speaker: Andrew Schafer, Cornell
Host: Hematology

May 20, 2010
Topic: Adolescent Bone Health
Speaker: Susan Coupey, MD, Einstein/Montefiore

May 27, 2010
Topic: Faculty Meeting
Speaker: Victor L. Schuster, Einstein/Montefiore


September 10, 2009
Topic: State of the Department
Speaker: Victor Schuster, Chair, Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center Department of Medicine
Host: Department of Medicine

September 17, 2009
Topic: Opioid Addiction Treatment: New Opportunities with Buprenorphine
Speaker: Chinazo Cunningham, Montefiore Medical Center
Host: General Internal Medicine

September 24, 2009
Topic: A Changing World in Medical Reasoning: Reaching for Enlightenment in Practice and Policy
Speaker: Harlan Krumholz, Yale
Host: Cardiology

October 1, 2009
Topic: Influenza
Speaker: Stephen Baum, Einstein
Host: Infectious Diseases

October 8, 2009
Topic: BARI2D
Speaker: Joel Zonzsein and V.S. Srinivas, Einstein
Host: Endocrinology

October 15, 2009
Topic: H. pylori: What’s Hot and What’s Not
Speaker: David Peura, University of Virginia Health Science Center
Host: Gastroenterology

October 22, 2009
Topic: Paradigm Shift: Reducing Dependence on Serum Creatinine in AKI
Speaker: Chirag Parikh, MD, Yale University
Host: Nephrology

October 29, 2009
Topic: Elder Mistreatment
Speaker: Karin Ouchida, Montefiore Medical Center
Host: Geriatrics

November 5, 2009
Topic: Genetic Susceptibility to Critical Illnesses and Acute Organ Failure
Speaker: Michele Gong, MD, MS, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center
Host: Critical Care Medicine

November 12, 2009
Topic: Update on Treatment Advances for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: 2009
Speaker: Edward Chu, Yale University
Host: Oncology

November 19, 2009
Topic: Renal Failure in Cirrhosis
Speaker: Tom Boyer, University of Arizona Liver Research Institute
Host: Hepatology

November 26, 2009

December 3, 2009
Topic: World Trade Center - Health Impact 8 years Later
Speaker: David Prezant, Montefiore Medical Center
Host: Pulmonary Medicine

December 10, 2009
Topic: Improving the Care of Critically Ill Patients
Speaker: Michael Gropper, UCSF
Host: Critical Care Medicine

December 17, 2009
Topic: Towards a Genetic Theory of Infectious Diseases
Speaker: Jean Laurent Casanova, Rockefeller University
Host: Infectious Diseases

December 24, 2009
Christmas Eve

December 31, 2009
New Years Eve


Thursday, December 04, 2014

Traditional Data Sources for Public Health Surveillance and Rapid Detection of Emerging Infectious Disease
John Samuel Brownstein, PhD
8:00 AM : Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

Grand Rounds

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