Medicine Grand Rounds

Medicine Grand Rounds (MGR) is a weekly seminar series to support the academic environment of the Duke Department of Medicine. Topics and speakers are selected to provide faculty and trainees with up-to-date knowledge about timely issues in internal medicine. MGR occurs every Friday at 8am unless noted otherwise.

How to connect to Medicine Grand Rounds:

Connect to Medicine Grand Rounds on Zoom

Meeting ID: 975 4336 7627
Passcode: 181825
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CME + MOC credit

Category 1: Duke University Health System Department of Clinical Education and Professional Development designates this activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Attendance and CME credit is tracked online by Duke Continuing Medical Education.

Faculty can now receive MOC credit for select Medicine Grand Rounds. In order to receive credit please be sure to update your profile in in Ethos ( in order for their MOC credit to be sent to the specialty board.  Failure to ensure their information is correct in their profile, including identifying their specialty board, diplomate number and birth date will result in no MOC credit being reported for them.  It is not CEPD’s responsibility to ensure the correctness of the individual’s information.

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program.  It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

2022-2023 MGR Schedule

Date Presenter Title
12/30/22 Holiday Break - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
12/23/22 Holiday Break - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
12/16/22 Holiday Break - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
12/09/22 Rana Gupta, PhD
Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Title: TBD
12/02/22 TBD  
11/25/22 Holiday - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
11/18/22 Veteran's Day Memorial Medicine Grand Rounds Lecture  Title: TBD
11/11/22 TBD  
11/04/22 Eugene A. Stead Jr. Medicine Grand Rounds Lecture Title: TBD
10/28/22 TBD  

Joel C. Boggan, MD, MPH
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Associate Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine
Duke University Health System
Hospital Medicine, Durham VA Medical Center

Title: TBD


Alan Mast, MD, PhD | William H. Kane Medicine Grand Rounds Lecture
Associate Professor
Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology, and Anatomy
Medical College of Wisconsin

Title: TBD


Cynthia Moylan, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Title: TBD


Hayden Bosworth, PhD
Deputy Director, Center of Innovation to Accelerate Discovery and Practice Transformation (ADAPT) Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Professor and Vice Chair for Education
Department of Population Health Sciences
Research Professor:
Department of Medicine,
Division of General Internal Medicine
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
School of Nursing Duke University Medical Center

Title: TBD


Jamie R. Privratsky, MD,PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Critical Care Medicine
Center for Perioperative Organ Protection
Department of Anesthesiology
Duke University Medical Center

Tomokazu Souma, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Division of Nephrology,
Duke University School of Medicine

Title: TBD


Katherine N. Neal, MD, FHM, CHCQM-PH​YADV
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Duke Hospital Medicine Program
Duke University Medical Center

Kevin W. Southerland, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Duke University Medical Center



Title: TBD


Dr. Skorton Visiting Professor Medicine Grand Rounds



Daniel Edmonston, MD, MHS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology
Duke University Medical Center

Title: TBD


Patrick H. Pun, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology
Duke University Medical Center
Director, Dialysis at Durham VA Medical Center

Title: TBD

*held at 12pm

Michael Taffe, PhD
UC San Diego

Racial Inequities in NIH Grant Funding


Dinushika Mohottige, MD, MPH
Division of Nephrology
Duke University Medical Center

Title: TBD





Katherine S. Garman, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Vice Chief for Research, Division of Gastroenterology
Co-lead Cancer Risk, Detection, and Interception, Duke Cancer Institute
Duke Molecular Physiology Institute
Department of Medicine, Duke University

Title: TBD


Marat Fudim, MD, MHS
Assistant Professor
Cardiology, Advanced Heart Failure, Transplant
Duke University, Duke Clinical Research Institute

Pressure and Volume Management in Heart Failure


Daniella Zipkin, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Program Director for Ambulatory Care, Duke Internal Medicine Residency Program
Vice Chief for Education, Division of General Internal Medicine
Chair, Program for Women in Medicine
Associate Vice Chair, Faculty Development and Diversity
Duke Department of Medicine

Title: TBD


Donna K. Ginther, MS, PhD
Roy A. Roberts Distinguished Professor of Economics
Director, Institute for Policy & Social Research
University of Kansas

Title: TBD


Holiday - No Medicine Grand Rounds


Current Medicine Grand Rounds committee members:

  • Andrew Alspaugh, MD 

  • Vivian Chu, MD, MHS

  • Lisa Criscione-Schreiber, MD, MEd

  • Andrew Armstrong, MD, MSc, BSE

  • Julius Wilder, MD, PhD

  • Jenny Van Kirk, MD

  • Steven Crowley, MD

  • David Ortiz Melo, MD

  • Christopher Hostler, MD, MPH

  • Current Chief Residents: Sara Coles, MD, Nathaniel Harris, MD, Lonnie Sullivan II, MD, Ryan Duffy, MD

  • Program Coordinator: Jessica Nipper, MHA