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Medical Grand Rounds

Medical Grand Rounds Jess Mandel

Thursdays 8-9 a.m.
Sherman Auditorium 
East Campus

The department's weekly Medical Grand Rounds lectures cover a broad range of timely and clinically-important topics. Speakers are drawn from BIDMC, Harvard Medical School and other regional and national institutions. Along with named lectureships, Medical Grand Rounds includes the Clinical Crossroads series, which uses a case-based approach to address key questions and issues in clinical care.

2014-2015 SCHEDULE  

September 11, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. Mark Zeidel
  • Topic: Brain Stem Medicine 

September 18, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. Richard Schwartzstein
  • Topic: Curriculum Reform at Harvard Medical School: A New Paradigm in Teaching and Learning 

September 25, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. Robert Wachter
  • Topic: If Every Instinct That Healthcare Has is Wrong, Then the Opposite Would Have to Be Right… Or Would It?”  

October 2, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. John McDonough, Henry Hardy Bioethics Lecture
  • Topic: The Affordable Care Act -- Progress and Perils 

October 9, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. David Jones 
  • Topic: TBA

October 16, 2014

  • Speakers: Dr. Jedd Wolchok, Mario Baldini, MD Memorial Lecture
  • Topic: Cancer Immunotherapy: The End of the Beginning 

October 23, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. Lindsay Grayson, Robert C. Moellering Jr. Memorial Lectureship
  • Topic: TBA

October 30, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. Daniel Schrag 
  • Topic: TBA

November 6, 2014

  • Speaker: TBA, Beyond the Guidelines
  • Topic: Lung Cancer 

November 13, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. Gordon Strewler 
  • Topic: TBA

November 20, 2014 

  • Speaker: Dr. Lev Perelman
  • Topic: TBA

November 27, 2014 - No Medical Grand Rounds/Thanksgiving

December 4, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. Donald Cutlip 
  • Topic: TBA

December 11, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. Alfred Buxton
  • Topic: TBA

December 18, 2014

  • Speaker: Dr. William Taylor, Aaron Thurman Lecture on Humanism in Medicine 
  • Topic: TBA

December 25, 2014 - No Medical Grand Rounds/Christmas

January 1, 2015 - No Medical Grand Rounds/New Year's Day

January 8, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Lowell Schnipper, Dr. K.L. Chopra Lectureship in Medicine and the Humanities 
  • Topic: Four Decades in Cancer Medicine: Summiting the Mountain, Leaving Sisyphus Behind 

January 15, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Glenn Chertow, Nephrology Visiting Professor 
  • Topic: TBA

January 22, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Martin Pollak 
  • Topic: TBA 

Januray 29, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Gerald W. Smetana 
  • Topic: Hypertension 2015: Recent Evidence that will Change your Practice 

February 5, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Debra Weinstein 
  • Topic: TBA 

February 12, 2015

  • Speaker: TBA, Beyond the Guidelines
  • Topic: Lipids 

February 19, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. David Pisetsky, David Trentham Visiting Professor 
  • Topic: TBA 

February 26, 2015

  • Speaker: TBA
  • Topic: TBA 

March 5, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Ramnik Xavier, Zetzel Visiting Professor 
  • Topic: TBA

March 12, 2015

  • Speaker: TBA, Beyond the Guidelines 
  • Topic: PrEP 

March 19, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Yaron Tomer, Sidney H. Ingbar, MD Memorial Lecture 
  • Topic: TBA  

March 26, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Stuart Altman, George E. Altman, MD Lectureship 
  • Topic: TBA 

April 2, 2015

  • Speaker: TBA
  • Topic: TBA 

April 9, 2015

  • Speaker: TBA
  • Topic: TBA 

April 16, 2015

  • Speaker: TBA, Pulmonary Visiting Professor
  • Topic: TBA  

April 23, 2015 

  • Speaker: TBA
  • Topic: TBA

April 30, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Victor Schuster, MacPherson/Hiatt Visiting Professor 
  • Topic: TBA 

May 7, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Louis Weiner, Lessee Visiting Professor 
  • Topic: TBA 

May 14, 2015

  • Speaker: TBA, Beyond the Guidelines 
  • Topic: Pelvic Exam 

May 21, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Samuel Klein, Alexander Marble Lectureship in Diabetes 
  • Topic: TBA 

May 28, 2015

  • Speaker: Dr. Mark Linzer, Katherine Swan Ginsburg Lecture on Humanism in Medicine
  • Topic: TBA 

June 4, 2015

  • Speaker: TBA, Daniel C. Tosteson Visiting Professor in Medical Education - Shapiro Institute
  • Topic: TBA 

June 11, 2015

    Resident Talks:

  • Speaker: TBA
  • Topic: TBA
  • Speaker: TBA
  • Topic: TBA
  • Speaker: TBA
  • Topic: TBA

 

Contact Information

Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
East Campus, Yamins 419
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
617.667.2262
617.667.4921

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