2022-2023 Grand Rounds Friday Mornings


Biomedical Research Lead

Steve Crowley, MD

Crystal Tyson

Clinical Research Lead

Crystal Tyson, MD

Grand Rounds is the flagship conference held in the Duke Division of Nephrology.
Grand Rounds conferences are hybrid every Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. (EST)
All conferences are available through Zoom and held in DN 2001 (unless otherwise noted).

Nephrology Grand Rounds has been approved for 1.0 credits of continuing medical education. Attendance and CME credit is tracked online by Duke Continuing Medical Education


  • 5 Silvi Shah, MD, MS, FASN, FACP, Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati
  • 12 Seyed M. Hamrahian, MD,  Associate Professor, Thomas Jefferson University
  • 19 Clinical Case Conference
  • 26 Tariq Shafi, MD, Professor, University of Mississippi Medical Center 


  • 2 Annet Kirabo, DVM, PhD, Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine   
  • 9 James F. Simon, MD, Medical Director, Enterprise Analytics, Staff Nephrologist, Cleveland Clinic
  • 16 Clinical Case Conference
  • 23 Astrid Weins, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School


  • 7 Inaugural Charles Johnson, MD, Memorial Nephrology Grand Rounds Titilayo Ilori, MD, MSc, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Boston University
  • 14 Inaugural Michelle P. Winn, MD, Memorial Nephrology Grand Rounds Mariya Sweetwyne, PhD., Assistant Professor, University of Washington
  • 21 Clinical Case Conference
  • 28 Crystal Tyson, MD, Research in Progress


  • 4 No Grand Rounds - ASN Kidney Week
  • 11 Mary E. Choi, MD, Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • 18 Clinical Case Conference


  • 2 Jonathan Himmelfarb, MD, Founding Director of KRI, University of Washington Professor of Medicine
  • 9 Jason Watts Research in Progress
  • 16 Cholsoon Jang, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biological Chemistry, School of Medicine, UC Irvine


  • 6 John Middleton, MD, Research in Progress
  • 13 Sandeep K. Mallipattu, MD, DCI-Liebowitz Professor of Medicine, Renaissance School of Medicine, Stony Brook University
  • 20 Deidra C. Crews, MD, ScM Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
  • 27 Scott Robbins


  • 3 Alex Grabner Research in Progress
  • 10 Susan Murray
  • 17 Clinical Case Conference
  • 24 Sarah Nystrom


  • 3 Rasheeda Hall Research in Progress
  • 10 Lama Ghazi, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham (this conference will be virtual only)
  • 17 No Grand Rounds-ASN In training exam for Fellows
  • 24 Rasha Raslan
  • 31 Steve J. Schwab, MD, Professor of Medicine, Chancellor Emeritus, University of Tennessee Health Science Center


  • 7 Shawn Wang
  • 14 No Grand Rounds-NKF Meeting
  • 21 Clinical Case Conference
  • 28 Ben Catanese


  • 5 Robert Spurney Research in Progress
  • 12 ​Anjali Muraleedharan 
  • 19 ​Brian Jones


  • 2 Micah Schub
  • James Torain 
  • 16 Anna Strasma
  • 23 TBD
  • 30 TBD