Medicine Grand Rounds Archive

Medicine Grand Rounds (MGR) is a weekly topic- and case-based presentation by members of the faculty of the Department of Medicine (and colleagues in the School of Medicine). Topics and cases are selected to provide faculty and trainees with up-to-date knowledge about timely issues in internal medicine.

View the current MGR schedule and learn more.

2020-2021

Date Presenter

Title

6/25/21

Kathleen Cooney, MD, MACP, and her Leadership Team

FY 2021 Year-in-Review Presentation

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6/18/21

Vivian Chu, MD, and Becky Smith, MD, recognizing Dr. Sexton

Bryan Kraft, MD, Karen Welty-Wolf, MD, and Martha Carraway, MD, recognizing Dr. Piantadosi

Applauding Our Retirees: A Special Recognition for Dr. Dan Sexton and Dr. Claude Piantadosi

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6/11/21

Internal Medicine Chief Residents

Reinventing Traditions: Navigating a Chief Year during a Worldwide Pandemic

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6/4/21

Internal Medicine Chief Residents

End of Year Medicine Awards

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5/28/21*

Kim Huffman, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology and Immunology)
(Junior Award)

Kimberly Johnson, MD, MHS
Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)
(Senior Award)

A Legacy of Mentorship: Recognizing 2021 Neil L. Spector Art of Medicine Award Recipients

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5/21/21

Ann Cameron Barr, MD
Duke Internal Medicine Residency Program, PGY-2

Joanna Cavalier, MD
Duke Internal Medicine Residency Program, PGY-2

Austin Wesevich, MD, MPH
Duke combined Medicine-Pediatrics Residency Program PGY-4

Resident Research Day: Presentations by Califf Resident Research Award Winners

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View the virtual poster session

5/14/21

L. Ebony Boulware, MD, MPH
Eleanor Easley Distinguished Professor in the School of Medicine
Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine in the Department of Medicine
Director, Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Associate Vice Chancellor for Translational Research
Vice Dean for Translational Science

The Change We Seek: Viewing the Effects of Systemic Racism on Health Through the Lens of Kidney Care

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5/7/21

Stuart Cook, MD, PhD
Professor at Imperial College, London and Duke-NUS

Targeting IL11 in Fibrotic Diseases: From Publication to Clinical Trial in Five Years

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4/30/21

Ravi Karra, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Associate Professor of Pathology

Jenny Van Kirk, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

R. Tom Lumbers, MD, PhD
UKRI Rutherford Innovation Fellow
Health Data Research UK

Myovascular Coupling During Cardiac Disease and Regeneration

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4/23/21

Robert J. Lefkowitz, MD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
James B. Duke Professor of Medicine and
Professor of Biochemistry and Chemistry

A Tale of Two Callings

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4/16/21

Vineet Arora, MD, MAPP       
Clipp-Speer Women in Medicine Visiting Professor
Herbert T. Abelson Professor of Medicine
Assistant Dean, Scholarship & Discovery, Pritzker School of Medicine
Associate Chief Medical Officer - Clinical Learning Environment
University of Chicago

Sustaining and Salvaging Innovation in a Pandemic World:  From IGNITE to IMPACT

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4/9/21

Norah Terrault, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Neil Kaplowitz Endowed Chair for Liver Diseases
Chief of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases Division
Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Greenfield Lecture: Chronic Hepatitis B Management: Shifting from Control to Cure

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4/2/21

Ranee Chatterjee, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

Jamie Roberts, MPH, MA
Senior Staff Director, Clinical Research Networks & Recruitment Innovation

Roger Vilardaga, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Empowering the Participant Voice – Implementing the Research Participant Perceptions Survey at Duke

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3/26/21

Karen M. Winkfield, MD, PhD
Executive Director of the Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance
Professor of Radiation Oncology
Ingram Professor of Cancer Research
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center

Greenfield Lecture: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Across the Cancer Care Continuum 

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3/19/21

Neelima Navuluri, MD, MPH
Medical Instructor (Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine and Global Health)

Peter Kussin, MD
Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine)
Affiliate, Duke Global Health Institute

Charles William Hargett, MD
Assistant ​Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine)

Harris Solomon, PhD
Associate Professor of Cultural Anthropology and Global Health

Rubber Bands, Empty Cups, Glass Doors & Heroes: An Ethnography of Hospital Work and Resilience during COVID-19

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3/12/21

Miles Berger, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Shelley McDonald, DO, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)

Fellows Choice MGR: Geriatrics

Waves of Confusion: Predicting Postoperative Delirium

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3/5/21

Amy S. Oxentenko, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF
Chair, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Arizona
Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Consultant, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Greenfield Lecture: Social Media (#SoMe) Engagement for Recruitment and Personal Branding: Tips, Tricks and Trolls

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2/26/21 at 8 a.m.

Duke Internal Medicine Chief Residents

Trivia Bowl: You thought we couldn’t do this over Zoom?

Note: This session will not be recorded

2/19/21

Vincent E. Price, PhD
President, Duke University

Hosted by Kathleen A. Cooney, MD, MACP, Chair of the Department of Medicine

A Conversation with President Vincent Price

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Note: CME credit will not be offered this session

2/12/21

Steven R. Patierno, PhD
Deputy Director, Duke Cancer Institute
Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology)
Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology
Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health

In Pursuit of Cancer Health Equity: Cancer Disparities and Precision Oncology Research Across the Cancer Continuum

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2/5/21

Cathleen Colón-Emeric, MD, MHS
Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics)
Chief of the Division of Geriatrics

Co-presenters:

Charity Oyedeji, MD, on "Resilience in a Unique Population: Aging in Sickle Cell Disease"

Miriam Morey, PhD, on "Exercise (The Gerofit Way) – The Resilience Promoting Secret Weapon"

I Don’t Bounce Back Like I Used To: Resilience Across the Lifespan

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1/29/21

Carl Berg, MD
Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology)
Medical Director of Abdominal Transplantation

Organ Supply and Demand: The Search for Hidden (and not so hidden) Treasure

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1/22/21

Matthew Sparks, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)

Case Presenter: Margaret Deoliveira, MD

ACE inhibitors and ARBs: From Confusion to Clarity Using Social Media During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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1/15/21

Darrell M. Gray, II, MD, MPH, FACG
Martin Luther King Jr., Lecturer
Associate Professor
College of Medicine, The Ohio State University
Medical Director, Healthy Communities, OSUWMC
Chair, Health Equity Steering Committee, OSUWMC
Deputy Director, Center for Cancer Health Equity, OSUCCC-The James Cancer Hospital

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Medicine Grand Rounds: The Fierce Urgency of Now: Investing in Health Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

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1/8/21*

Andrew Alspaugh, MD
Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Vice Chair for Academic Affairs

David Pisetsky, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology and Immunology)
Associate Vice Chair for Faculty Affairs
Chair of the Department of Medicine APT committee

James Tcheng, MD
Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Assistant Dean for Academic Appointments

The ABC's of APT: New criteria for faculty promotion at Duke University School of Medicine

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1/1/21
12/25/20
12/18/20

Holidays - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
12/11/20

Sneha Mantri, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Medical Humanities Program
Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities & History of Medicine

Moderated by Govind Krishnan, MD

Narrative Medicine: How Stories Can Save Doctoring

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12/4/20*

Jeffrey Polish, PhD
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Speaker
Executive Director of The Monti

Telling Stories for Greater Connection (...and better research talks)

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11/27/20 Holiday - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
11/20/20

Shawn M. Bediako, PhD
Director, Office of Education (Division of Intramural Research)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Moderated by JJ Strouse, MD, PhD

Phillips-Winn Memorial Medicine Grand Rounds: Sickle Cell Disease and the Science of Race

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11/13/20

Christopher J. Hostler, MD, MPH

MAJ Jason Nam, MD, MPH

Blair Glasgo, MD

LTC Stoney Portis 

The Veteran Experience

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11/6/20 at 8 a.m.

Nakela L. Cook, MD, MPH
Executive Director at the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)

Moderated by Manesh Patel, MD

Eugene A. Stead Jr., MD, Lecture: Envisioning PCORI 2.0: Accelerating Innovation to Implementation

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10/30/20

William F. Young, Jr., MD, MSc  
Tyson Family Endocrinology Clinical Professor
Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Primary Aldosteronism: A Silent Epidemic

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10/23/20

Lindsey A. George, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Hematology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

AAV Gene Therapy: Lessons from Hemophilia

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10/16/20

Diego Bohórquez, PhD, joined by others who knew Dr. Spector well

Scientist, Clinician, Mentor: A Tribute to Dr. Neil Spector

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10/9/20 

12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Mandy Cohen, MD, MPH
Clipp-Speer Women in Medicine Visiting Professor
Secretary of the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

Moderated by Daniella Zipkin, MD

Shaping Health Policy During the Pandemic

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10/2/20

Steve Choi, MBBS

Susanna Naggie, MD, MHS

Follow the Leader: VA’s Path to HCV Elimination

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9/25/20

Cameron Wolfe, MBBS, MPH, FIDSA 

Emmanuel Walter, MD, MPH

Hunting for The Holy Grail - COVID-19 Vaccine Research at Duke

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9/18/20

Diana McNeill, MD, MACP 
Director of Duke AHEAD

Nadia Bennett, MD, MSEd
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Associate Dean, UME Clinical and Health Systems Sciences Curriculum
Department of Medicine, Section of Hospital Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Health System

Charting Your Path: Navigating a Career in Medical Education

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9/11/20

Ibukun Akinboyo, MD

Sarah Armstrong, MD

Charlene Wong, MD, MSHP

Sallie Permar, MD, PhD

Children and COVID-19: The Data Behind the Headlines

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9/4/20

Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, MD, FAAFP

Yolanda Guzman, MD

Gabriela Maradiaga Panayotti, MD

Leonor Corsino, MD, MHS

Rosa Gonzalez-Guarda, PhD, MPH, RN, CPH, FAAN

The Latinx Community is disproportionately affected by COVID-19. What can you and Duke Health do?

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8/28/20

Chris Woods, MD, MPH

Micah McClain, MD, PhD

Ephraim Tsalik, MD, PhD

Rapid Translational Research Response to COVID-19

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8/21/20

Becky Smith, MD

Christopher Hostler, MD, MPH

Sarah Lewis, MD, MPH

Genevieve Embree, MD, MPH

A Tale of Two Hospitals: Duke and VA Infection Prevention and Hospital Epidemiology Response in the Era of COVID-19

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8/14/20

Jeffrey Baker, MD, PhD

Forgotten Voices: Confronting Duke Hospital's Racial Past

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8/7/20

Scott Antonia, MD, PhD 

James Isaacs, MD

Novel Immunotherapeutic Strategies for the Treatment of Lung Cancer: Translating Duke Scientists’ Discoveries

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7/31/20 Samira Musah, PhD

Engineering Stem Cells to Model Human Organ Development and Disease

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7/24/20 David Leverenz, MD

Isaac Smith, MD

Rebecca Sadun, MD, PhD

Rheumatology in the time of COVID

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7/17/20 Christina Wyatt, MD
 

HIV and the Kidney in 2020

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7/10/20

Kenneth Schmader, MD

Heidi White, MD

Mitchell Heflin, MD

Gina Upchurch, RPh, MPH
 

COVID-19 and Older Adults: Resilience, the Congregate Living Crisis, and Community Response

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7/3/20

Holiday - No Medicine Grand Rounds

 

2019-2020

Date Presenter TitleTopic
6/26/20 No Medicine Grand Rounds  
6/19/20 at 12 p.m. Kathleen Cooney, MD
Chair, Department of Medicine

The Year in Review

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6/12/20 at 12 p.m. Duke Internal Medicine Chief Residents

Learning From Uncertainty

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6/5/20 at 12 p.m. Duke Internal Medicine Chief Residents

End of Year Medicine Awards

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5/22/20 at 12 p.m. Internal Medicine Residency Program

Resident Research Presentations and Califf Medicine Resident Research Awards

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5/1/20 at 12 p.m.

Moderated by Leonor Corsino, MD 
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition

Lessons from Master Mentors

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4/17/20 at 12 p.m. Erich Huang, MD, PhD
Director, Duke Forge
Chief Data Officer for Quality
Assistant Dean, Duke Biomedical Informatics

Health Data Science and AI Series: In Dreams Begin Responsibilities: Principled AI in Healthcare

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Canceled: 4/3/20 Samira Musah, PhD
Division of Nephrology
Engineering Stem Cell Fate for Mechanistic Studies of Human Kidney Development and Disease
Canceled: 3/27/20

Kimberly Manning, MD, FACP, FAAP
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine
Professor of Medicine
Associate Vice Chair of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Emory Department of Medicine

The Patient as our Teacher: Timeless Lessons and Teachable Moments

Watch Virtually with Zoom: https://duke.zoom.us/j/652148104

Canceled: 3/20/20 Cameron Wolfe, MBBS
Division of Infectious Diseases
CoVID and Hospitals - How to Manage your Patients, your Surge and Yourself​
3/13/20 David Page, PhD
Chair, Duke Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
Duke University School of Medicine
Health Data Science and AI Series: Wisdom from Data: The Counterfactual Electronic Health Record
3/6/20

Christian Mueller, MD
Director Cardiovascular Research Institute Basel (CRIB)
Professor of Cardiology, Internal Medicine & Intensive Care Medicine
University Hospital Basel

Early Diagnosis of Acute Myocardial Infarction
2/28/20 Amy Barto, MD
Division of Gastroenterology 
Fecal Microbiota Transplantation in 2020: C. diff and Beyond
Canceled: 2/21/20 Chief Residents Trivia Bowl 2020: A Decade in Review
2/14/20

Mark McClellan, MD, PhD
Director, Duke Margolis Center for Health Policy
Robert J. Margolis M.D. Professor of Business, Medicine and Policy, Fuqua School of Business

Manesh Patel, MD
Division of Cardiology

Moving from Volume to Value - Cardiovascular Disease

2/7/20 Ada Gregory
Associate Director, Kenan Institute for Ethics
Duke University Student Ombudsperson 
Bystander Intervention: Addressing Harassment and Bias at Work
1/31/20

Nia Mitchell, MD
Division of General Internal Medicine

David Edelman, MD
Division of General Internal Medicine

Group Interventions in Obesity and Diabetes: Applying the Chronic Care Model in Health Services Research
1/24/20

Lawrence Carin, BS, MS, PhD
James L. Meriam Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Vice President for Research
Duke University

Jedrek Wosik, MD
Fellow, Division of Cardiology

Health Data Science and AI Series: Can a Machine Write a New Yorker Article, or Clinical Notes?
1/17/20 Damon Tweedy, MD
Martin Luther King Jr., Lecturer
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and
Behavioral Sciences
Author, Black Man in a White Coat
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Medicine Grand Rounds: Reflections on Race and Medicine
1/10/20 Tian Zhang, MD
Division of Medical Oncology
From Last to First! Changes in Renal Cell Carcinoma: Therapies, Outcomes, and Opportunities
1/3/20 Holiday - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
12/27/19 Holiday - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
12/20/19

Chirag Parikh, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine

Director, Division of Nephrology
Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Novel Biomarkers for Phenotyping Clinical Acute Kidney Injury
12/13/19

Lara Hayes, MD
Chief Resident for Quality and Patient Safety
Durham VA Medical Center

Joel Boggan, MD, MPH
Associate Program Director, Quality Improvement
Division of General Internal Medicine

Quality Improvement Grand Rounds: Pitfalls in Communication and Transitions of Care
12/6/19

Ronald Falk, MD
Nan and Hugh Cullman Eminent Professor
Chairman, Department of Medicine
Co-Director, UNC Kidney Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Understanding ANCA Vasculitis
11/29/19

Holiday - No Medicine Grand Rounds

 
11/22/19

Gyongyi Szabo, MD, PhD
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine

Mitchell T. Rabkin, MD Chair
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Chief Academic Officer
Beth Israel Lahey Health/BIDMC
Faculty Dean for Academic Affairs
Harvard Medical School

Alcoholic Liver Disease: From Bench to Bedside
11/15/19 Christopher Hostler, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases
The Veteran Experience
11/8/19

Kim A. Eagle, MD, MACC 
Albion Walter Hewlett Professor of Internal Medicine
Director, Samuel and Jean Frankel Cardiovascular Center
Michigan Medicine

Eugene A. Stead Jr., MD, Lecture: Cardiac Risk of Non-Cardiac Surgery: A Piece of my Mind
11/1/19 Gurpreet Dhaliwal, MD
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine

Professor of Medicine, University of California San Francisco
Site Director, Internal Medicine Clerkship, San Francisco VA Medical Center
 
Learning From Cases in Practice & Practice with Cases for Learning
10/25/19

Douglas B. Cines, MD
Professor of Medicine, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

The William H. Kane Lecture: The Physician-Scientist: An Itinerant Species or What I Should Say When My In-Laws Ask Me What Kind of a Doctor I Am?
10/18/19

Opeyemi Olabisi, MD, PhD
Division of Nephrology

Phillips-Winn Memorial Medicine Grand Rounds: Trading Kidneys for Time: The Story of APOL1 Nephropathy and The Use of Stem-Cell Approach to Understand It
10/11/19 Harvey Cohen, MD
Division of Geriatrics
Staging and Engaging Aging: Can You Live to 100 and Enjoy It?
10/4/19 J. Bryan Sexton, PhD
Director, Duke Center for Healthcare Safety and Quality
Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Thriving vs. Surviving During Times of Change: The Science of Enhancing Resilience
9/27/19

Lara Hayes, MD
Chief Resident for Quality and Patient Safety
Durham VA Medical Center

Joel Boggan, MD
Associate Program Director, Quality Improvement
Division of General Internal Medicine

Quality Improvement Grand Rounds: Anchoring Bias and Challenges of Multidisciplinary Care
9/20/19 Christopher Cox, MD
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine
The Surprising Results from a Multi-center RCT of the First Personalized Acute Care Decision Aid—and the Real Story About End of Life Care in Duke ICUs
9/13/19

Najib Rahman, MD
Professor of Respiratory Medicine
Director, Oxford Respiratory Trials Unit
Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford
Consultant Respiratory Physician, Lead for Pleural Diseases
Oxford Centre for Respiratory Medicine

Clinical Trials in Pleural Disease - What Have We Learnt?
9/6/19 Megan E. B. Clowse, MD, MPH
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
What We’ve Learned: Lightning Talks from the Department of Medicine’s Health Data Science Award Recipients
8/30/19

Molly B. Conroy, MD, MPH, FASCM, FAHA
John Rex and Alice C. Winder Presidential Endowed Chair in Internal Medicine
Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine

Pragmatic Approaches to Addressing Lifestyle in Primary Care using Technology and Team-Based Approaches
8/23/19 Chet Patel, MD
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Medical Director, Cardiac Transplant Program
Division of Cardiology

Updates in Heart Transplantation: Expanding the Donor Pool

8/16/19 Lance Okeke, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases
HIV Care Beyond Viral Suppression: Focus on Cardiovascular Disease
8/9/19 Matthew Crowley, MD
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition
Type 2 Diabetes: Why do we treat an environmental disease medically?
8/2/19 Mitchell Krucoff, MD
Division of Cardiology
PCI in High Bleeding Risk Patients: A World of Change 2019
7/26/19

Ifeyinwa Osunkwo, MD, MPH
Director, Sickle Cell Disease Enterprise
The Levine Cancer Institute, Atrium Health
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
UNC Chapel Hill

Transition to Adult Care for Sickle Cell Disease and Other Chronic Conditions of Childhood: Can We Do Better?
7/19/19 Kenneth Goldberg, MD
Chief of Staff, Durham VA
Division of General Internal Medicine
State of the (Durham) VA Healthcare System, 2019
7/12/19 Aimee Zaas, MD, MHS
Program Director, Duke Internal Medicine Residency
Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Turning to One Another: State of the Internal Medicine Residency 2019

2018-2019

Date Presenter Topic
6/28/19 Kathleen Cooney, MD
Professor of Medicine and Chair
The Year in Review
6/21/19 Jenny Van Kirk, MD
Chief Resident for Internal Medicine, Duke University Hospital
Back to the Future of GME: Reasoning Our Way Forward
6/14/19 Winn Seay, MD
Chief Resident for Duke Regional Hospital and for Ambulatory Medicine
Breaking the Glass to Flip the Class: A call for active learning
6/7/19 Kara Wegermann, MD
Chief Resident for Internal Medicine, Durham VA Medical Center
The Case for Flexible Parental Leave in Residency: Good for Patients, Physicians, and Institutions
5/31/19 John Paul Shoup, MD
Chief Resident for Quality and Patient Safety, Durham VA Medical Center
From Education to Execution: Charting a Path for Population Health
5/24/19

Patrick Conway, MD, MSc
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine

President and CEO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Health System Transformation 
5/17/19 Darshan Kothari, MD
Division of Gastroenterology
Acute Pancreatitis: Update in Management 
5/10/19

Victoria J. Fraser, MD
Clipp-Speer Women in Medicine Visiting Professor

Adolphus Busch Professor of Medicine
Chairman, Department of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine

Promoting Inclusion, Diversity and Equity in Academic Medicine
5/3/19 Internal Medicine Residency Program

Resident Research Presentations and Califf Medicine Research Awards

4/26/19 Carly Kelley, MD
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition
Caring for Transgender Patients at Duke
4/19/19 Talal I. Dahhan, MD
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Why Do We Need a Pulmonary Embolism Response Team (PERT)?
4/12/19

Peter Kussin, MD
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine

Critical and Palliative Care in East Africa: A Contrarian Perspective
4/5/19

Martin Pollak, MD
George C. Reisman Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Kidney Disease in African Americans: The Genetic Basis of a Major Health Disparity
3/29/19

Rodger Liddle, MD
Division of Gastroenterology

Pancreatitis . . . how did that happen?
3/22/19

John Paul Shoup, MD
Division of General Internal Medicine

Jason Theiling, MD
Division of Emergency Medicine 

QI Grand Rounds: Patient Transfers and Opportunities for Improvement
3/15/19

Afreen Shariff, MD
Division of Endocrinology

Immune Check Point Inhibitors and Endocrine Side Effects: The Duke Experience
3/8/19

Arif Kamal, MD
Division of Medical Oncology

Old Diseases, New Strategies: Improving Quality of Palliative Care Through Digital Health
3/1/19 Chief Residents Trivia Bowl
2/22/19 Clarissa Diamantidis, MD, MHS
Divisions of General Internal Medicine & Nephrology
Patient-Centered Kidney Care: The Value and Values of Getting There
2/15/19 R. Ryanne Wu, MD, MHS
Division of General Internal Medicine
The road less traveled: Precision Medicine- risk assessment and implementation across borders
2/8/19 Lindsay King, MD
Division of Gastroenterology
Autoimmune Liver Disease: A Clinical Update
2/1/19 William Yancy, MD
Division of General Internal Medicine
Obesity Management: How a Comprehensive Approach Can Lead to a Spectrum of Health Improvements
1/25/19 Matthew Kappus, MD
Division of Gastroenterology
Treading Water Until Liver Transplantation: Survival Nutrition for Cirrhosis
1/18/19 Hannah Valantine, MD, MRCP
NIH Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity
NIH Addresses the Science of Diversity: Looking Through a Genomic Lens
1/11/19 Yousuf Zafar, MD
Division of Medical Oncology
Value in health care: What’s next after precision medicine?
12/21/18 Robert Keenan, MD
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
The Dis-Ease of Gout
12/14/18 Robert J. Mentz, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHFSA
Division of Cardiology
How Duke Will TRANSFORM Heart Failure Care
12/7/18 Becky A. Smith, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases
Quality Improvement Grand Rounds: Difficult difficile: An Update on C. difficile Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment
11/30/18 Charles D. Howell, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director of the Viral Hepatitis Center
Howard University College of Medicine

Phillips-Winn Memorial Grand Rounds: Eliminating Hepatitis C in the United States

11/23/18 Holiday - No Medicine Grand Rounds  
11/16/18 Loretta Que, MD
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Overweight and Out of Breath: Insights into Pathogenesis and Management of Obese Asthma 
11/9/18 Vivian Lee, MD
President of Health Platforms at Verily

Eugene A. Stead Jr., MD, Lecture: Technology & Health Care: Evolution, transformation or disruption?

11/2/18

John Paul Shoup, MD
Chief Resident for Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Jonathan Bae, MD
Associate Chief Medical Officer for Patient Safety and Clinical Quality, Duke University Health System
Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

Quality Improvement Grand Rounds: Ambulatory Laboratory Testing and the Move to Zero Harm
10/26/18 John Kelton, MD
Professor of Pathology and Molecular Medicine
Executive Director, Michael G. DeGroote Initiative for Innovation in Healthcare
McMaster University
Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia; Still A Journey, The Destination Is In Sight
10/19/18 Christina Barkauskas, MD
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
New thinking about the pathogenesis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
10/12/18 John Strickler, MD
Division of Medical Oncology
The Promise and Perils of Biomarkers to Drive Insights in Medical Oncology
10/5/18 Maria Segovia, MD
Division of Gastroenterology
Intestinal Failure: Causes, Complications, Management
9/28/18 David Casarett, MD, MA
Chief of Palliative Care
Division of General Internal Medicine
Life, death, and fishing: The past and future of Duke Palliative Care
9/21/18 Joshua Thaden, MD, PhD
Division of Infectious Diseases
Increasing antibiotic resistance in Gram negative bacteria: A return to the pre-antibiotic era?
Cancelled:
9/14/18

John Paul Shoup, MD
Chief Resident for Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Jonathan Bae, MD
Associate Chief Medical Officer for Patient Safety and Clinical Quality, Duke University Health System
Assistant Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine)

Quality Improvement Grand Rounds: Ambulatory Laboratory Testing and the Move to Zero Harm
9/7/18 David Leiman, MD
Division of Gastroenterology 
Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Updates, Implications and Future Direction
8/31/18 Eugene William St. Clair, MD
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
IgG4-Related Disease: The Many Faces of a New Pathologic Entity
8/24/18 Thuy Le, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases
A Fungus, a virus, and a bamboo rat – who is the naïve partner in crime?
8/17/18 Aimee Zaas, MD 
Division of Infectious Diseases
State of the Internal Medicine Residency Program:  Following our True North
8/10/18 Adrian Hernandez, MD
Division of Cardiology
A Patient, a Clinician and a Data Scientist walk into a room...
8/3/18 Schuyler Jones, MD
Division of Cardiology 
Large Pragmatic Studies and Lessons from the ADAPTABLE Trial
7/27/18 Kenneth Goldberg, MD
Division of General Internal Medicine
The (Durham) VA: How did we get here, and where are we going?
7/20/18 Haywood Brown, MD
Professor Emeritus, Duke University
Vice President Diversity, Inclusion and Equal Opportunity, University of South Florida
Vice Dean, University of South Florida Health System
Pregnancy As A Window Into Future Health
7/13/18 Ahmed Galal, MD
Division of Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapy
Paradigm shift in the treatment of refractory Lymphoma and Leukemia

2017-2018

Date Presenter Topic
6/29/18 Joseph G. Rogers, MD
Interim Chair
Duke Department of Medicine

Building on a Foundation of Excellence: Reviewing the Year in the Department of Medicine

6/22/18 Jason Zhu, MD
Chief Resident for Internal Medicine, Duke University Hospital
Precision Oncology: Hype? Or Hope?
6/15/18 Dinushika Mohottige, MD
Chief Resident for Internal Medicine, Duke Regional Hospital and Ambulatory Medicine
From Policy to Culture Change: Promoting Civility and Enhancing our Ability to Care for our Patients and Each Other
6/8/18 Marc Samsky, MD
Chief Resident for Internal Medicine, Durham VAMC
From Acute to End-stage Heart Failure: Strategies to Address the Evidence Gaps
6/1/18 Samuel Lindner, MD
Chief Resident for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Durham VA
QI Grand Rounds: HEART Score and Chest Pain at the Durham VA
5/25/18 Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, MD, PhD, MAS
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine

Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Professor of Medicine
Vice Dean for Population Health and Health Equity
UCSF School of Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Precision Population Health
5/18/18 Resident Research Presentations and Califf Medicine Research Awards Internal Medicine Residency Program
5/11/18 Vance Fowler, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases
Staphylococcus aureus: Lessons Learned from 20 Years with the Persistent Pathogen
5/4/18 Redonda Miller, MD
Clipp-Speer Visiting Professor

President, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Healthcare Transformation and the Evolving Role of Hospitals
4/27/18 Sheila Crowe, MD
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine

Professor of Medicine, University of California San Diego
What’s the problem with eating wheat? Is it gluten, wheat starch, allergies, the microbiome or something else?
4/20/18 Shelby Reed, MD
Division of General Internal Medicine
From Stories to Evidence: Quantifying Patient Preferences to Inform Research, Regulatory Review, and Shared Decision Making
4/13/18 Thomas Stinchcombe, MD
Division of Medical Oncology
Targeted therapies for advanced non-small cell lung cancer
4/6/18 David Ortiz-Melo, MD
Division of Nephrology
Onco-nephrology: A closer look at the cancer-kidney connection
3/30/18 Jennifer Rogers, MD
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
Can Subtyping Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Improve Patient Care?
3/23/18 Ned Sharpless, MD
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine
Director, National Cancer Institute
The Dynamic Interplay between Aging and Cancer
3/16/18 Lindsay Rein, MD Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML) in the Era of Targeted Therapies: Can We Cure Disease?
3/9/18 Samuel Lindner, MD
Chief Resident for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Joel Boggan, MD
General Internal Medicine
Quality Improvement Grand Rounds
3/2/18 Duke IM Chief Residents Trivia Bowl
2/23/18 Matthew McKinney, MD
Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapy
Thwarting the attack of the (sub)clones: genomic discovery and precision medicine for cancer
2/16/18

Eileen Maziarz, MD
Art Baker, MD
Infectious Diseases

Hospital-Associated Mycobacterium Abscessus Infection: Outbreak Investigation, Epidemiology, and Clinical Outcomes
2/9/18 Paul Rosenberg, MD
Cardiology
Skeletal Muscle in Health and Disease: A STIM1-ulating Story
2/2/18 Tracy Setji, MD
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition
Inpatient and Perioperative and Diabetes Management
1/26/18

Clyde Yancy, MD
Joseph C. Greenfield Visiting Professor of Medicine
Vice Dean, Diversity & Inclusion
Chief, Division of Cardiology
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Heart Failure Care in 2018; still a work in progress. 
1/19/18 Ziad Gellad, MD
Division of Gastroenterology
Innovating for Value: How to Improve Quality, Lower Costs, and Save Ourselves
1/12/18 Kimberly Johnson, MD
Martin Luther King Jr., Lecturer
Division of Geriatrics
 
REACH Equity: Responding to the ‘Fierce urgency of now'
1/5/18

Terri Tarrant, MD
Division of Rheumatology & Immunology

Where autoimmunity and immune deficiency intersect, CVID
12/15/17

John J. Strouse, MD, PhD
Division of Hematology

Mortality in Sickle Cell Disease: The Present and Future of Disease Modifying Therapy
12/8/17 Myles Wolf, MD
Division of Nephrology
FGF23 at the Intersection of Kidney and Cardiovascular Diseases
12/1/17 Marie Bernard, MD
Phillips-Winn Memorial, Guest Lecturer
Deputy Director of the National Institute on Aging
From Mice to Men: Highlights of the National Institute on Aging Research
11/17/17

Deborah Fisher, MD
Division of Gastroenterology

5 Myths in Colorectal Cancer Screening...You Won't Believe #3
11/10/17

Roger M. Stein, PhD
The Eugene A. Stead Jr., MD, Guest Lecturer
Senior Lecturer Finance
Sloan School of Management
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Can Financial Engineering Cure Cancer?
11/3/17

Mandy Cohen, MD, MPH
Secretary, NC Department of Health and Human Services

DHHS Vision for Medicaid Transformation and Population Health
10/20/2017

Chris O'Connor, MD
Chief Executive Officer
Inova Heart & Vascular Institute
Former Chief, Duke Division of Cardiology

The Impact of Leadership on Improving Cardiovascular Outcomes : A Tribute to Dr. Joseph C. Greenfield
10/13/2017 David Ginsburg, MD
William H. Kane Guest Lecturer
James V. Neel Distinguished Professor
University of Michigan
Cargo Receptors in the ER: From Clotting Factor to Cholesterol Regulation
10/6/2017 L. Ebony Boulware, MD, MPH
Division of General Internal Medicine
From Bench to Benefit: Better 21st Century Medicine through Discovery, Data, our Patients, and Systems Thinking
9/29/2017 Mark Herman, MD
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition
Translational Research Approaches to Sugar-Induced Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Disease
9/22/2017 John McPherson, MD
Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University
Circuitous Paths in Academic Medicine: My Journey and New Paradigms
9/15/2017 Brent Hanks, MD, PhD
Division of Medical Oncology
Investigating Mechanisms of Tumor Immune Evasion and Immunotherapy Resistance:  Toward the Development of Novel Immunotherapeutic Targets and Biomarkers in Oncology
9/8/2017

Eric Velazquez, MD
Division of Cardiology

Revascularization for Heart Failure
9/1/2017

Samuel Lindner, MD
Chief Resident, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Brooke Berson
Director of Duke Clinical Resource Management

Quality Improvement Grand Rounds
8/25/2017

Laurie Snyder, MD
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Solving the Puzzle: Improving the Assessment of Candidates for Lung Transplantation
8/18/2017

Blake Cameron, MD, MBI
Division of Nephology

eConsults: Improving Access to Specialty Care
8/11/2017

Aimee Zaas, MD, MHS
Division of Infectious Diseases

State of the Internal Medicine Residency Program
8/4/2017

L. Kristin Newby, MD
Division of Cardiology

High Sensitivity Troponin Is Here: Preparing for the transition
7/28/2017

Mitchell Krucoff, MD
Division of Cardiology

The Changing Landscape of Medical Device Evaluation 2017: From Protecting to Promoting Public Health
7/21/2017

Kevin Shulman, MD, MBA
Division of General Internal Medicine

The Healthcare Pivot: Technology and the Transformation of Healthcare
7/14/2017

Victor Test, MD
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension: Changing Paradigms

2016-2017

Date Presenter Topic
6/30/2017 Mary E. Klotman, MD
Chair, Department of Medicine
State of the Department of Medcine
6/23/2017 Alyson McGhan-Johnson, MD
Chief Resident, Duke University Hospital
An Unlikely Pair: Advanced Endoscopy and Palliative Care in Pancreatic Cancer
6/16/2017 Aparna Swaminathan, MD
Chief Resident, Duke Regional Hospital and Ambulatory
Pulmonary Hypertension: Guidelines & Uncertainties in Evaluation & Management
6/9/2017 Adam Banks, MD 
Chief Resident, Durham VA
Acute Aortic Syndromes: When Chest Pain in the ER is NOT Acute Coronary Syndrome
6/2/2017 R. Matthew Atkins, MD
Chief Resident, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
There's No Place Like Home: Quality Improvement in Primary Care
5/19/17

Sujay Kansagra, MD
Department of Pediatrics

Sleep, Fatigue, and the Provider
5/12/2017 Valerie Ashby, PhD
Phillips-Winn Memorial Grand Rounds Guest Lecturer

Phillips-Winn Memorial Grand Rounds: My Career Journey and Lessons in Mentoring

5/5/2017 Katrina Armstrong, MD, MSCE
Clipp-Speers Visiting Professor

Coming to Peace with Uncertainty: Breast Cancer Screening and Prevention in 2017

4/28/2017 Matthew Crowley, MD
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition

Metformin: old drug, new opportunities

4/21/2017 Mark Gladwin, MD
Guest Speaker, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Hemolytic anemia as a mechanism for vasculopathy and pulmonary hypertension in sickle cell disease and other hemolytic conditions

4/14/2017 Pat Croskerry, MD, PhD
Dalhousie University, Professor in Emergency Medicine

Being less wrong: Towards rational clinical decision making

4/7/2017 Scott Shofer, MD, PhD
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

Implementation of a Lung Cancer Screening Program: The VA Experience

3/31/2017 Victoria Fraser, MD
Adolphus Busch Professor of Medicine and Chairman
Chair Pro Tempore

Update on Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Clostridium difficile Infection

3/24/2017

Elizabeth Dodds Ashley, PharmD
Division of Infectious Diseases

The ceiling is (not) the roof: A review of local and national antibiotic trends

3/17/2017 Jason Stout, MDMatthew Atkins, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases, General Internal Medicine

Quality Improvement Grand Rounds: Outpatient Antibiotic Therapy

3/10/2017 Gerard Blobe, MD, PhD
Division of Oncology

Targeting TGF-beta Superfamily Signaling in Pancreatic Cancer

3/3/2017 Internal Medicine Chief Residents  Trivia Bowl
2/24/2017 Cara O'Brien
Division of General Internal Medicine

Sepsis Updates: Old Wine in a New Bottle

2/17/2017 Nirmish Shah 
Division of Hematology

An App a Day to Keep the Doctor Away

2/10/2017 Steven Crowley
Division of Nephrology

A Role for Inflammatory Cytokines in the Pathogenesis of Hypertension

2/3/2017 Danielle Brander
Division of Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapy

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia in the Era of the Novel Therapeutics

1/27/2017 Michael Felker
Division of Cardiology

New Treatments for Chronic Heart Failure

1/20/2017 Cathleen Colon-EmericHeather Whitson
Division of Geriatrics

Bouncing Back: Physical Resilience in Older Adults

1/13/2017

Jamy Ard, MD
MLK Speaker

A Patient with Obesity Walks Into Your Clinic: Designing Effective Obesity Treatments for Key Populations

1/6/2017 Eugene William St. Clair
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology

 A New Era in the Treatment of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

12/16/2016 Gowthami Arepally
Division of Hematology

Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia: Clinical Updates

12/9/2016 Lawrence GreenblattSteven Prakken
​Division of General Internal Medicine

The Opioid Epidemic Hits At Home

12/2/2016 Jenny Tong
Divison of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition

Treating Diabetes With A Scalpel

11/18/2016 Adam Perlman
​Division of General Internal Medicine

Integrative Health Approaches for Complex Pain Management

11/11/2016 Robert J. Margolis
The Eugene A. Stead Jr., MD, Lecture

Population Health or Single Payer - the Future is in our Hands

11/4/2016 Mehri McKellar
​Division of Infectious Diseases

'PrEP' School - a primer on pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV

10/28/2016 Richard Wood
Division of Gastroenterology

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in 2016: New and old insights in the era of PPI concerns

10/21/2016 Allison Vorderstrasse
Associate Professor of Medicine and Nursing

Virtual environment for chronic disease management - Diabetes as an exemplar

10/14/2016 Carla Brady
Division of Gastroenterology 

Managing the Patient with Liver Disease who Becomes Pregnant

10/7/2016 J. Evan Sadler
William H. Kane Lecturer

Von Willebrand Factor, ADAMTS13 and Thrombotic Microangiopathy

9/30/2016 Lesley Curtis
Division of General Internal Medicine

Population Health Sciences: Launching a New Department in the School of Medicine

9/16/2016 Daniel George
Division of Oncology

Black Lives Matter: Lessons Learned from Clinical Trials of African Americans with Prostate Cancer

9/9/2016 Craig Rackley
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine

The What, How, Why, and Who of VV-ECMO: Balancing Benefit and Harm

9/2/2016 Deepak Voora
Division of Cardiology

Systems pharmacogenomics of aspirin: A new take on an old drug

8/26/2016 Matt Atkins
​Division of General Internal Medicine
Quality Improvement Grand Rounds
8/19/2016 Susan Spratt
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition

Durham Diabetes Coalition and Southeastern Diabetes Initiative: Using Data to Understand the Health of Populations

8/12/2016 Megan Clowse
Division of Rheumatology and Immunology

So, a Pregnant Woman Walks into My Office...

8/5/2016 Phuong Doan
Division of Hematological Malignancies and Cellular Therapy
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Growth Factors: Can we do better?
7/29/2016 Aimee Zaas
Division of Infectious Diseases
State of the Internal Medicine Residency Program: A Look Forward
7/15/2016 Christopher Granger
Division of Cardiology
Advances in Stroke Prevention for Atrial Fibrillation
7/8/2016 Jennifer Rymer
Chief Resident, Duke University Hospital
Advances in Stroke Prevention for Atrial Fibrillation

2015-2016

Date Presenter Topic
6/24/2016 Mary Klotman
Division of ​Infectious Diseases

State of the Department of Medicine

6/17/2016 Ken Schmader
Division of Geriatrics

Varicella-Zoster Virus: Neutralizing a Painful Enemy

6/10/2016 Armando Bedoya
Chief Resident, Duke Regional Hospital and Ambulatory

Sepsis-3: Third Time's the Charm

6/3/2016 Christopher Hostler
Chief Resident, Durham VA
"To Care for Him Who Shall Have Borne Battle": ID Lessons from OIF/OEF/OND
5/27/2016 Lindsay Boole, VA/CRQS
Chief Resident, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Wake Up and Improve: A QI Approach to Ventilator Associated Events at the Durham VA
5/20/2016 Serpil Erzurum
Program for Women in Internal Medicine (PWIM)
Biomarkers for Precision Care of Asthma
5/13/2016 Ephraim Tsalik
Division of Infectious Diseases
The Host Response to Infectious Disease
5/6/2016 Coach Cutcliffe
Chief Invite
Winning As A Value
4/29/2016 Dorothy Sipkins
Division of Hematological Malignancies and Cellular Therapy
Dynamic Trafficking of Metastatic Breast Cancer Through the Bone
4/22/2016 Miriam Morey
​Division of Geriatrics
Are Physical Activity and Exercise the Same? Why Aren't We Doing Enough About Either? Ramifications for Late-Life Function
4/15/2016 Deidra Crews
George Phillips Speaker
Unequal: The Story of Chronic Kindey Disease
4/8/2016 Lindsay Boole
M&M
Morbidity and Mortality Conference: A Tale of Code Status and Swiss Cheese
4/1/2016 Lake Morrison
Division of Pulmonology
IPF in 2016: Progress and Pitfalls
3/25/2016 James Davis
Division of General Internal Medicine
Hospital Medicine
3/18/2016 Julia Scialla
Division of Nephrology
Chronic Kidney Disease: Trials, Tribulations, and Opportunities  
3/11/2016 Chiefs
CMR
Trivia Bowl
3/4/2016 Jennifer Perkins
Division of Endocrine
Thyroid Nodules in 2016
2/26/2016 Mala Kaul
​Division of Rheumatology
Rheumatoid Arthritis Manifestations and Management: A Shifting Paradigm
2/19/2016 Steve Patierno
Division of Oncology
Trenches, Benches, Bedsides, and Wrenches: Translational Prostate Cancer Disparities Research from Cells to Society
2/12/2016 Anna Reisman of Yale University
Medical Humanities Speaker
From Ancient Magic to Knitting Circle: Why Writing Matters in Medicine
1/29/2016 Harvey Marshall
Division of Pulmonology
Nitric Oxide Therapy: Past, Present, and Future
1/16/2016 Kevin Thomas
MLK Speaker
Educational Videos to Address Racial Disparities in Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators via Innovative Designs: The VIVID Study 
1/9/2016 Gregory Gray
Division of Infectious Diseases
Novel Influenza Virus: The Source Awakens
12/19/2015 Susan Gurley
​Division of Nephrology 
Diabetic Nephropathy: From Bench to Bedside (And Back to Bench) 
12/12/2015 Lindsay Boole
M&M
Not Just Withdrawal: When Catastrophe Masquerades as Delirium
12/5/2015 Neil Stone
Chief Invite
2013 ACC/AHA Cholesterol Guidelines
11/21/2015 Tom LeBlanc
Division of Palliative Care
Serious Illness Care and Shared Decision-Making: Right Care, Right Place, Right Time
11/14/2015 Mark McClellan
Alumni, Stead Lecture
Clinician Leadership in Health Care Reform
11/7/2015 Ankoor Shah
Division of Rheumatology
Scleroderma: What We Know and What We Can Do Better
10/31/2015 Patrick Hickey
Division of Neurology
The Surgical Management of Parkinson's Disease: A Moving Target
10/24/2015 Dan Wild
Division of Gastroenterology 
Obscure GI Bleeding: Colonoscopy, EGD, Now What?
10/17/2015 Dr. Barry Coller of Rockefeller University
Division of Hematology
From the Rivers of Babylon to the Coronary Blood Stream: The aIIbb3 Story
10/10/2015 Murat Arcasoy
​Division of Hematology
The Story of Erythropoietin in Health and Disease
10/3/2015

Daniella Zipkin
Division of General Medicine

Communicating Risks to Patients
9/26/2015 Neal Ready
Division of Oncology
Immune Therapy in Lung Cancer, Suddenly Out of Nowhere
9/19/2015 Kevin Harrison
Division of Cardiology
Duke Treatment Options for Patients with Aortic Valve Stenosis
9/12/2015 Jamie Fox, David Gordon, Lindsay Boole
​Patient Safety,QI,M&M
Diagnostic Errors: A Call to Action
9/5/2015 Manal Abdelmalek
Division of Gastroenterology
Turning the Tide: Improving Outcomes in Patients with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
8/29/2015 Jennifer Green
Division of Endocrine
Cardiovascular Safety of Antihyperglycemic Agents in Type 2 Diabetes
8/22/2015 Lindsay Boole
M&M
COPD: Care Transitions, Re-admissions, and Optimizing Medical Management 
8/15/2015

April Salama
​Division of Oncology

Combination Strategies for the Treatment of Advanced Melenoma: Is More Better? 
8/8/2015

Micah McClain 
Division of Infectious Diseases

Tickborne Diseases in North Carolina 
8/1/2015

Lisa Pickett, Lou Diehl
Program Director

RELATE Training
7/25/2015 Jennifer Cousar
George Phillips Lecturer

Cystic Fibrosis Therapeutics: Great Strides and Future Directions

7/18/2015 Andrew Muir
Division of Gastroenterology

Hepatitis C Update

7/11/2015

Pamela Douglas
Division of Cardiology

Imaging for Coronary Artery Disease: Evaluating the Evidence

2014-2015

Date Presenter Topic
6/26/2015 Omobonike Oloruntoba
Division of Gastroenterology
Underrepresented Minorities in Academic Medicine: Increasing the Reservoir and Fixing the Pipe 
6/19/2015 Coral Giovacchini
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine
Electronic Cigarettes: Certain Uncertainties and Undecided Trends 
6/12/2015 Nilesh Patel
Division of General Internal Medicine
Graduate Medical Education: A Hardy Perennial
6/5/2015 Mary Klotman
Chair, Department of Medicine
State of the Department of Medicine 2015
5/29/2015 Aimee Zaas
Division of Infectious Diseases
State of the Internal Medicine Residency Program
5/22/2015 Dr. Aaron Mitchell
VA CRQS Chief
Health Services Research: How the Health Care System Meditates
5/15/2015 Dr. Reshma Jasgi
Clipp-Speer PWIM Speaker
Promoting Gender Equity and Success in Academic Medicine
5/8/2015 Larry Goldstein
Division of Neurology
A Second Revolution in the Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke
5/6/2015 Dr. David Bartlett
Visiting Scientist, University of Birmingham, England
Physical Exercise and Immune Function in Old Age: A Race Against Disease
5/1/2015 Nathan Thielman
​Division of Infectious Diseases
The Ebola Outbreak of 2013-2015: From West Africa to Duke and Back
4/24/2015 Dr. Sarah Connelly Seeking the Holy Grail - Developing Drugs to Cure Hepatitis C: An FDA Perspective
4/17/2015 Daniel Sterman
​Division of Pulmonology
The Future of Interventional Pulmonology
4/10/2015

Stefanie Sarantopoulos
Division of Hematological Malignancies and Cellular Therapy

Improving Allogeneic Stem Cell Transplantation Therapy for Cancer: Developing Agents for Patients with Chronic Graft versus Host Disease

4/3/2015 Herbert Hurwitz
​Division of Oncology

Angiogenesis, Inflammation, and Anti-tumor Immunity: Insights From the Clinic

3/27/2015

Ruediger Lehrich
​Division of Nephrology

Home Suitable Dialysis in the Treatment of ESRD

3/20/2015 Alex ChoLawrence GreenblattLynn BowlbyAdia RossDaniella ZipkinNatasha Cunningham
Duke Outpatient Clinic
Re-Imagining the DOC: A Multi-Year Journey Two Decades in the Making
3/17/2015 Nancy Andrews
School of Medicine Dean
The State of the School
3/13/2015 Heidi White
Division of Geriatrics 

Health Optimization Program for Elders (HOPE)

3/6/2015 Gilbert Welch
Division of General Internal Medicine

Too Much Information: A Critical Look at the Value of More Clinical Information

2/20/2015 Dawn Provenzale
Division of Gastroenterology

Building a Research Platform for a Learning Health System

2/13/2015 Loretta Que
Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine

The Changing Face of Asthma and the Expanding Role of S(NO)

2/6/2015 James Daubert
Division of Cardiology

Update on Implantable Cardiac Rhythm Devices

1/31/2015 Dr. Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao
Visiting Speaker
Complications of Hepatic Cirrhosis 
1/24/2015 Nancy McGreal
Division of Gastroenterology
Fecal Microbiota Transplantation in Medicine: Perspectives for Clinicians
1/17/2015 Dr. Courtney Fitzhugh
​MLK Speaker
Reversal and Prevention of Organ Damage to Reduce Mortality in Patients with Sickle Cell Disease
1/10/2015 Vivian Chu
Division of Infectious Diseases
Infectious Endocarditis: Decades of Change and Underappreciated Uncertainties 
12/20/2014 Irene Whitt
Division of Rheumatology
Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies
12/13/2014 Claude Piantadosi
​Division of Pulmonology  
Why is Severe Sepsis So Severe?
12/5/2014 Dr. Aaron Mitchell
M&M
Morbidity and Mortality Discussion: Hepatic Encephalopathy
11/22/2014 Nancy Allen
Division of Rheumatology
Giant Cell (Temporal) Arthritis: Clinical Manifestations and Management
11/15/2014

Dr. Mitchell Heflin, Dr. Shelley McDonald
Division of Geriatrics

Preoperative Optimization of Senior Health (POSH): A Model for Value-Based Care in Older Adults

11/8/2014 Wei Jiang
Division of Cardiology and Psychiatry 

Mental Stress Induced Myocardial Ischemia

10/31/2014 David Edelman
Division of General Internal Medicine
Challenges in Implementing Primary Care Interventions
10/18/2014

Dr. John B. Simpson (Avinger)
Stead Speaker, Alumni Weekend

A Brief History of  Interventional Devices 
10/11/2014 Thomas Ortel
Division of Hematology

When Hoofbeats Aren't Horses. A Prolonged aPTT in the CCU

10/3/2014 Andrew Armstrong
Division of Oncology
Circulating Tumor Cells: The Promise and the Perils of Predictive Oncology
9/27/2014 Dr. Richard Bedlack
Division of Neurology
ALS Untangled: Re-Opening the X-Files
9/19/2014 Alastair Smith
Division of Gastroenterology
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
9/12/2014 David D'Alessio, Chief
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Nutrition
Regulation of insulin secretion by GI hormones: Physiology, Pharmacology and Mythology
9/5/2014 Richard RiedelAnthony Galanos
​Division of Oncology 
Integration and Impact of Palliative Care on an Oncology Inpatient Ward: The Duke 9300 Experience
8/30/2014 Secretart Bob McDonald
Visiting Speaker
State of the VA Health Care System
8/23/2014 Christopher Granger
Division of Cardiology 
Novel Anticoagulants
8/16/2014 Dr. Daisy Smith, Dr. Sue Woods, Dr. Aaron Mitchell
GME, Patient Safety, QI 

HVCC Curriculum, GME Innovations

8/8/2014 Joseph Rogers
Division of Cardiology
When Heart Therapy Fails
8/1/2014 Dr. Marin Kolief of Washington University
Greenfield, Visiting Speaker
​ 
Infections in Critically Ill
7/26/2014

Dr. Aubrey Jolly Graham
Division of General Internal Medicine, Hospitalist 

Consult Communication
7/19/2014

Dr. Amy Abernethy
​Division of Medical Oncology, Palliative

Statins and Palliative Care

7/11/2014 Kevin Sowers RN, MSN, Dr. Thomas Owens
Duke University Health Care System
 
Transforming Our Future: Duke Medicine's Response to Healthcare Reform