Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

1 CME/AMA Category 1 CreditTM 

8:00-9:00am  •  Dates for 2016 are listed below

Probasco Auditorium, Erlanger Baroness campus







 Please see the 2016-2017 schedule of Grand Rounds listed below.





 2016-2017 Grand Rounds Series




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UTCOM Department of Internal Medicine
Medicine Grand Rounds


All Medicine Grand Rounds are held in the Probasco Auditorium of the Erlanger Medical Mall and begin at 8:00am.




August 18, 2016

 Management of Acute Pancreatitis

Louis Lambiase, MD, MHA, FACP

Professor and Chair

Department of Internal Medicine



September 1, 2016

Patient-Centered Management of Diabetes from Hospital Admission to Discharge

Elton Shapiro, MD, FACP, CDE

  Aventura Endocrine Associates
Aventura, Florida



September 15, 2016

The Management of Lupus Nephritis - 2016: A Nephrologists' Perspective

Brad H. Rovin, MD, FACP, FASN

Professor of Medicine and Pathology

The Lee A. Herbert Distinguished Professor of Nephrology

Director, Division of Nephrology

Vice Chairman of Medicine for Research



September 29 - October 1, 2016

**Internal Medicine Update**



October 13, 2016

NOAC Update: Having Local Impact

Scott Kaatz, DO, MSc, FACP, SFHM

*Will also include local faculty*
Sumana Nagireddy, MD

Affiliated Assistant Professor

Division of Hematology/Oncology



October 20, 2016

Exploring the New Therapeutic Era in B-cell Malignancies:

How Professionals Can Use Noval Therapy to Engage in Personalized Care

Loretta Nastoupil, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Lymphoma/Myeloma

Division of Cancer Medicine

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, Texas



November 10, 2016

Obesity Lecture

Richard Atkinson, MD

Clinical Professor of Pathology, Virgina Commonwealth University

Director of Obetech Obesity Research Center

Richmond, Virginia



November 17, 2016

Retinal Tears/Detachment

Devon Ghodasra, MD

SE Retina



December 8, 2016

Lifestyle Modification and Impact on Heart Health

Alison Bailey, MD

Affiliated Associate Professor

Department of Cardiology



December 16,  2016

*Noon Presentation*

From Wasting to Obesity and Chronic Diseases: Evolution of the Intersections

of HIV and Nutrition

Douglas Heimburgerm MD, MS

Professor and Associate Director

Global Health

Nashville, Tennessee



January 12, 2017

The Scourge of COPD: A Population Health Perspective

Jigme Sethi, MD


Department of Critical Care



January 26, 2017

Exosomes, Atherosclerosis, and Immune Modulators Lecture

Michael Salama, MD

Internal Medicine Chief Resident



February 9, 2017

Asma Khan, MD

Clinical Instructor

Department of Endocrinology



February 23, 2017

Lung and Cancer Screening

Patrick Koo, MD

Department of Critical Care



March 9, 2017

Update: Portal Hypertension Management

Arslan Kahloon, MD

Affiliated Assistant Professor

Department of Gastroenterology



March 23, 2017

Chronic Pancreatitis

Christopher Forsmark, MD


Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

University of Florida



April 6, 2017

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: From Evolution to Revolution

Matthew Wiisanen, MD

Department of Cardiology



 April 27, 2017

Alison Bailey, MD

Affiliated Associate Professor

Department of Cardiology



May 11, 2017

Update: Giant Cell Arteritis

Jayne Crowe, MD

Affiliated Assistant Professor

Department of Rheumatology



May 25, 2017

Obesity Management Lecture

Jennifer Dooley, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Program Director, Department of Medicine



June 8, 2017

Laura Youngblood, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine






*Speaker, dates and topics are subject to change.



 For information concerning Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, contact the Department of Internal Medicine; 423-778-2998.




  Accreditation: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

  AMA Credit: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  Continuing Education for Non-Physicians: Non-physicians can obtain continuing education credits for attending activities that award AMA Category 1 CreditsTM and other continuing medical education credits to physicians. Check with your licensure/certification board for confirmation.


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