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Medical Grand Rounds

Medical Grand Rounds Jess Mandel

Thursdays 8-9 a.m.
Sherman Auditorium 
East Campus

The department's weekly Medical Grand Rounds lectures cover a broad range of timely and clinically-important topics. Speakers are drawn from BIDMC, Harvard Medical School and other regional and national institutions. Along with named lectureships, Medical Grand Rounds includes the BIDMC-Annals of Internal Medicine “Beyond the Guidelines” series, which uses a case-based approach to address questions related to new clinical guidelines.

2015-2016 Schedule

September 10, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Mark Zeidel
  • Topic: Addressing Healthcare Disparities Through Basic Research: Improved Outcomes Through Improved Understanding of Disease Mechanisms

September 17, 2015 - Beyond the Guidelines

  • Speakers: Drs. James Heffernan and Ateev Mehrotra
  • Topic: Periodic Health Exam

September 24, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Evan Rosen
  • Topic: The Skinny on Fat: Everything You Should Have Learned About Adipose Tissue in Medical School

October 01, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Richard Schwarzstein, Physiology Grand Rounds
  • Topic: Teaching Clinical Reasoning: An Inductive Approach to Case Conference

October 08, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Charles Safran
  • Topic: TBD

October 15, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Joann Elmore, Sara and Arnold Grandberg Lecture in Primary Care Medicine
  • Topic: Breast Cancer Screening: Learning from the Past, Planning for the Future

October 22, 2015 - Beyond the Guidelines

  • Speaker: Drs. Donald Cutlip and Duane Pinto
  • Topic: Cardiac Screening

October 29, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Katherine Baicker
  • Topic: How Does Medicaid Affect Health Care Use, and Well-Being?

November 05, 2015

  • Speaker: Professor Clay Christensen, Henry Hardy Bioethics Lecture
  • Topic: TBD

November 12, 2015

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

November 19, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Peter Rosen, Nathan Sidel Lecture on the Art of Medicine
  • Topic: Science, Art, and the Practice of Modern Medicine

November 26, 2015 - Thanksgiving Day, No Grand Rounds

December 03, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Isaac Kohane
  • Topic: TBD

December 10, 2015

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

December 17, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Hemant Roy, Zetzel Visiting Professor
  • Topic: TBD

December 24, 2015 - Christmas Eve, No Grand Rounds

December 31, 2015 - New Year's Eve, No Grand Rounds

January 07, 2016 - Beyond the Guidelines

  • Speakers: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

January 14, 2016 - Global Health Symposium

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

January 21, 2016

  • Speaker: Angela Caliendo, Robert C. Moellering, Jr. Memorial Lectureship
  • Topic: TBD

January 28, 2016

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

February 04, 2016

  • Speaker: Dr. Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao, Robert Resnick Lecturer in Clinical Hepatology
  • Topic: TBD

February 11, 2016

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

February 18, 2016

  • Speaker: Lisa Lezzoni, Thurman Lecture
  • Topic: TBD

February 25, 2016 - Beyond the Guidelines

  • Speakers: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

March 03, 2016

  • Speaker: Paul Plotz, Trentham Lecture
  • Topic: The Once and Future History of an Idea

March 10, 2016

  • Speaker: Michael Tuttle, Sidney H. Ingbar, MD Memorial Lecture
  • Topic: TBD

March 17, 2016

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

March 24, 2016 - Beyond the Guidelines

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

March 31, 2016

  • Speaker: Dr. Victor Dzau, George E. Altman, MD Lectureship 
  • Topic: TBD

April 07, 2016 

  • Speakers: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

April 14, 2016

  • Speaker: Dr. Nancy Brown, MacPherson/Hiatt Visiting Professor 
  • Topic: TBD

April 21, 2016

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

April 28, 2016

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

May 05, 2016

  • Speaker: Dr. Andre Churchwell
  • Topic: TBD

May 12, 2016

  • Speaker: TBD
  • Topic: TBD

May 19, 2016

  • Speaker: Dr. Richard Bergman, Alexander Marble Lectureship in Diabetes
  • Topic: TBD

May 26, 2016 - Beyond the Guidelines

  • Speakers: Dr. Gordon Strewler and TBD
  • Topic: Vitamin D Screening

June 02, 2016

  • Speaker: Dr. Steven Rosenzweig, Katherine Swan Ginsburg Lecture on Humanism in Medicine
  • Topic: TBD

June 09, 2016

  • Speaker: TBD, Tosteson Visiting Professor
  • Topic: TBD

June 16, 2016 - Resident Talks

  • Speakers: TBD
  • Topics: TBD

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    East Campus, Yamins 419
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    Boston, MA 02215
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