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Medicine Grand Rounds Archives

2019/2020

Fall 2019/Spring 2020

March 26 - "COVID-19 Issues and Updates"
March 19 - "Preparing for Healthcare in the 2020's"
March 12 - “COVID-19”
March 5 - Asymptomatic Valvular Heart Disease
February 27 - Positive Deviance: A Creative Approach to Improve Quality and Humanism in Healthcare
February 13 - Worcester HIV Vaccine
February 6 - My Patient with an ICD needs an MRI: Challenges and the Way Forward
January 30 - Next Stop, The Virtual Medicine Zone
January 23 - A Cascade of Events In An Older Adult Patient with Back Pain *
January 16 - Gout: Myths, Controversies and Advances
January 9 - Art and Science of Music Therapy in Medical Settings
December 19 - A 69 Year-Old Man with CLL and a Brain Mass
December 12 - Emerging Treatments for Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis
December 5 - Lung Bioengineering and Transplantation: Understanding the Other Functions of the Lung
November 21 - Influenza-Associated Complications, time for Immunotherapy?
November 14 - Crash Course: Genetic Testing and Counseling
November 7 - End-Stage Heart Failure: Is This Really The End?
October 31 - Vaccine Development for Falciparum Malaria
October 24 - Climate Change & The Healthcare Professional
October 17 - 10-Year Experience of Face Transplantation: From Bench to Bedside and then Back
October 10 - Futility, Hope, and Modern Medicine
October 3 - Emerging Mobile and Digital Technologies for Atrial Fibrillation Dectection and Management: All Sound and Fury or A Medical Revolution?
September 26 - CAR T Cell Immunotherapy
September 19 - Spirituality and Medicine: From Serious Illness to Public Health *
September 5 - The Role of Endoscopy in Pancreatic Disorders *

*Consent to record not granted

Fall 2018 - Summer 2019

Fall 2018

October 11 - Moving Hearts: Recent Advances in Cardiovascular Mobile Health
October 18 Surveillance System and Data Linkage as Tools for Public Health Research
October 25 - To Screen or Not to Screen, That Is The Question
November 1 Updated Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy
November 8 Are Newer Insulins Always the Better Choice?
November 29* - Cerebral Malaria
December 13 - Liver Transplantation Update – Newer Indications

*due to technical difficulties, the 11/29 grand rounds is audio only.

Winter/Spring 2019

January 10 - At the Intersection of Chemical Biology, Genomics, and Infection
January 17 - How Open Notes Engages Patients: Lessons and Surprises
January 24 - Making Ethical Decisions in Hospital Practice: A Guide for the Perplexed
January 31 - Improving Serious Illness Care: The Evolution of a Health Plan’s Experience
February 7 - Modulating Metabolism in AKI: Evidence from Molecular to Man
February 14 - Development of Atrial Fibrillation Gene Therapy
February 28 - Sustaining Caregiving: Mindfulness and Other Initiatives for Clinicians
March 7 An Update in Autoimmune Liver Disease
March 21 Medical Jeopardy
March 28 Immunotherapies in Lymphoma - Updates on Immune Checkpoint Antibodies, Bispecific Antibodies, and CAR T cells
April 4 New Treatments for Genetic Diseases
April 11 Hearing Loss - When It's Not Presbycusis
April 25 Can We Predict and Prevent Pregnancy Complications in Patients with Lupus and Antiphospholipid Syndrome
May 2 - Pulmonary Infiltrates After Liver Transplant: Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fungus
May 9 - Oligonucleotide Therapeutics: Future of Human Medicine
May 16 - Re-Designing Benedict Adult Primary Care - Transforming to Team Based Clinic
May 30 - Geriatric Cardiology: Redefining Approaches to Cardiovascular Care to Better Align With the Needs and Priorities of an Aging Population
June 6 - Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-Cells for Treating Cancer and Autoimmune Disease
June 13 - Lung Cancer: A Cure Within Reach?
June 20 -A ceremony honoring our graduating senior residents and our teaching faculty
June 27 - We Cannot Randomize Participants in Observational Studies. What Else Can We Do?