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 noon.

MGR meets virtually as a Zoom webinar each Friday at 12 p.m. Please do not attend in person.

  • See the schedule of upcoming and past presentations in the table below.
  • Links to Zoom are listed when available. Login with Duke Net ID is usually required.
  • A special series, COVID-19 Clinical Presentations, addressed topics related to COVID-19. Additional topics are planned.

How to attend

Faculty and trainees should use the following Zoom link to join each week. The Medicine Grand Rounds Zoom Webinar is password protected. Check your weekly reminder email for further details and the option to add to your calendar each week. 

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CME 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

Special Note: Faculty who teach residents and fellows are especially encouraged to attend Medicine Grand Rounds sessions note with an asterisk* below as part of their annual faculty development activities.

2021-2022 MGR Schedule

Date Presenter Title

10/8/21

Daniel George, MD
Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology) and Surgery
Member, Duke Cancer Institute

Andrew Armstrong, MD
Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology), Surgery, and Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Member, Duke Cancer Institute

Michael Harrison, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)
Member, Duke Cancer Institute

Christopher Hoimes, DO
Instructor, Department of Medicine (Medical Oncology)

Tian Zhang, MD
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (Medical Oncology)
Member, Duke Cancer Institute

A Disease Group Mentoring Approach

10/1/21

Jonathan Campbell, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition)
Assistant Research Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Associate Research Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Member, Duke Molecular Physiology Institute

The Alpha Cell and Glucagon: Digging Deeper into Diabetes

9/24/21

Ethan Basch, MD, MSc
Richard M. Goldberg Distinguished Professor of Medical Oncology
Chief, Division of Oncology
Physician-in-Chief, NC Cancer Hospital
Professor, Health Policy and Management, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Director, Cancer Outcomes Research Program, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Co-leader, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Lineberger

Greenfield Lecture: Patient-reported Outcomes for Symptom Monitoring in Oncology

Watch recording of talk

9/17/21

Jeffrey Baker, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics and Practice in History
Director, Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities & History of Medicine
Director, Program in the History of Medicine

 

Duke Hospital's Racial Past: Five Stories Worth Knowing

Watch recording of talk

Additional Resources 

 

9/10/21

April Salama, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)
Director, Melanoma Disease Group
Duke Cancer Institute 

Brent Hanks, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Associate Director of Basic and Translational Research, Duke Center for Cancer Immunotherapy
Associate Director of Translational Sciences, Melanoma Program
Duke University, Duke Cancer Institute

Overcoming Resistance to PD-1 Immunotherapy in Advanced Melanoma

Watch recording of talk

9/3/21

No Medicine Grand Rounds

 

8/27/21

S. Nicole (Nicki) Hastings, MD, MHS
Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Population Health Sciences
Duke University School of Medicine
Director, Durham VA HSR&D Center of Innovation
Durham VA Health Care System

Matthew J. Crowley, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition)
Duke University School of Medicine
Core Investigator, Durham VA HSR&D Center of Innovation
Durham VA Health Care System

Karen M. Goldstein, MD, MSPH
Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)
Duke University School of Medicine
Core Investigator, Durham VA HSR&D Center of Innovation
Durham VA Health Care System

Health Services Research at Durham VA: Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Gene Oddone

Watch recording of talk

8/20/21

No Medicine Grand Rounds

 

8/13/21

Richard P. Shannon, MD
Chief Quality Officer
Duke Health

Is It Time To Re-imagine Clinical Quality and Patient Safety in the US Healthcare System?

Watch recording of talk

8/6/21

No Medicine Grand Rounds

 

7/30/21*

Lisa Criscione-Schreiber, MD, MEd
Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology and Immunology)
Vice Chair for Education

Diana McNeill, MD, MACP
Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition)
Director of Duke AHEAD

Poonam Sharma, MD, SFHM
Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)
Director of Undergraduate Medical Education (DOM)

How to Leave Bias Out of Learner Assessments and Improve Medical Education in the Process

Watch recording of talk

Additional Resources 

7/23/21

No Medicine Grand Rounds

 

7/16/21

Darin Dufault, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology)
Director of Third Space Endoscopy

Sriya Muralidharan, MD
PGY-3, Combined Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program

Moving Medicine Forward: Advancing Endoscopy at Duke

Watch recording of talk

7/9/21

Stacy Wood, PhD
Langdon Distinguished University Professor of Marketing
Executive Director, Consumer Innovation Collaborative
Poole College of Management
North Carolina State University

COVID-19 Vaccination: How Consumer Theories Can Be Used to Improve Patient Outcomes

Watch recording of talk

7/2/21

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: Jessica Regan, MD; Nancy Yang, MD; Michael Burt, MD; Dennis Narcisse, MD