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2012 Medicine Grand Rounds

December 12
2012

How Medication Non-Adherence Contributes to the Epidemic of Chronic Disease

Presented by: Niteesh K. Choudhry, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

December 5
2012

The Genetics of Personalized Cancer Medicine

Presented by: Hanlee Ji, MD
Division of Oncology
Department of Medicine
Stanford University

November 28
2012

The Pen and the Stethoscope

Presented by: Abraham Verghese, MD, MACP
Professor and Senior Associate Chair for the Theory and Practice of Medicine
Stanford University

November 14
2012

End of Life Care-- From Individuals, Institutions, the IOM and Back

No SUNet required

Presented by: Stephanie Pincus, MD, MBA
Scholar-in-Residence
Institute of Medicine

November 7
2012

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Ataxia Telangiectasia

Presented by: Cornelia Weyand, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Stanford School of Medicine

October 31
2012

Good Communication Is Not Magic

Presented by: James A. Tulsky, MD
Professor of Medicine and Nursing
Director, Center for Palliative Care
Duke University and Durham VA Medical Center

October 24
2012

A Wise Choice-- Palliative Sedation for Refractory Pain and Suffering at the End-of-Life

Presented by:
VJ Periyakoil, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Stanford University

Meghna Gadgil, MD
PGY2, Internal Medicine
Stanford University

Fredric B. Kraemer, MD
Professor of Medicine
Stanford University

Davud Sirjani, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Stanford University

special guest speaker:
Mrs. Judy Wise
(the patient's wife)

October 17
2012

Ancient Enzymes and Their Surprising Connections to New Biology and Disease

Presented by: Paul Schimmel
Ernest and Jean Hahn Professor
The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla, CA

October 10
2012

Rheumatoid Arthritis-- What's Going On In This Joint?

Presented by: Dr. Alisa Erika Koch
Frederick G.L. Huetwell and William D. Robinson, MD, Professor of Rheumatology
University of Michigan Medical School

October 3
2012

What Are Doctors For? The Physician-Patient Relationship Through the End of Life

Presented by: Ira R. Byock, MD
Director of Palliative Care
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

September 26
2012

What Will the Great Physician of the Future Look Like

No SUNet required

Presented by: Robert M. Wachter, MD
Professor and Associate Chairman, Department of Medicine
Chief, Division of Hospital Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
Chair, American Board of Internal Medicine

September 19
2012

IPSC for Modeling Cardiovascular Diseases

Presented by: Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD
Dept. of Medicine & Radiology
Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Stanford Stem Cell Institute

September 12
2012

Early Acute Lung Injury

Presented by: Joseph Levitt, MD
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
Stanford Hospital & Clinics
Stanford University Medical Center

September 5
2012

New Oral Anticoagulants

Presented by: Lawrence Leung, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief of Staff
VA Palo Alto Health Care System

August 29
2012

Predictive Medicine-- Can We Trust It? Can We Practice It?

No SUNet required

Presented by: John P.A. Ioannidis, MD, DSc
C. F. Rehnborg Professor in Disease Prevention
Professor of Health Research and Policy (Epidemiology)
Stanford University, School of Medicine

August 22
2012

Who Should Have Liver Transplantation?

Presented by: W. Ray Kim, MD
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN

August 15
2012

Acute Presentation of Abdominal Pain, Fevers and Pancytopenia

No SUNet required

Presented by:
Errol Ozdalga, MD, MS
Clinical Educator & Hospitalist

Lorinda Chung, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine and Dermatology
Division of Immunology & Rheumatology

Michael R. Jeng, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Hematology & Oncology.

August 8
2012

Do Proton Pump Inhibitors Increase Your Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke?

Presented by:
John Cooke, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Stanford University

Nigam Shah, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Biomedical Informatics
Stanford University

August 1
2012

Your Colonoscopy at 50-- Lessons Learned and the Future of Colorectal Cancer Screening

No SUNet required

Presented by: Uri Ladabaum, MD, MS
Director, Gastrointestinal Cancer Prevention Program
Interim Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Stanford University School of Medicine

July 25
2012

Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome-- A New Understanding of Its Pathophysiology and Novel Treatment Strategies

Presented by: José R. Maldonado, MD, FAPM, FACFE
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Medicine, Surgery & Law
Scholar, Center for Biomedical Ethics
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford University of Law
Chief, Medical & Forensic Psychiatry Section
Medical Director, Psychosomatic Medicine Service
Stanford University Medical Center

July 18
2012

Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Today and Tomorrow

No SUNet required

Presented by: Robert Negrin, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Stanford University

July 11
2012

Acute Coronary Syndromes 2012

No SUNet required

Presented by: Robert Harrington, MD
Arthur L. Bloomfield Professor of Medicine
Chair, Department of Medicine
Stanford University

June 27
2012

Smoking Cessation Personalized-- Pharmacogenetic and Genomic Advances

Presented by: Sean P. David, MD, SM, DPhil
Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine
Puffer/ABFM/Institute of Medicine Fellow
Stanford University School of Medicine

June 13
2012

Systems Medicine-- Translating 300 Billion Points of Data Into New Therapies for Diabetes, IBD, and Cancer

No SUNet required

Presented by: Atul Butte, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Systems Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Department of Medicine
Computer Science (by courtesy)
Center for Pediatric Bioinformatics, LPCH
Stanford University

June 6
2012

Trust and Truth in Biomedical Research-- Can We Have Both?

No SUNet required

Presented by: Steve Goodman, MD, MHS, PhD
Professor, Medicine and HRP
Stanford University

May 30
2012

The Importance of Quantitative Systemic Thinking in Medicine

No SUNet required

Presented by: Geoffrey West, PhD
Santa Fe Institute

May 23
2012

Point of Care Ultrasound Is Coming, Is Internal Medicine Ready?

Presented by:
John Kugler, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Division of Internal Medicine
Stanford University

Anne-Sophie Beraud, MD, MS
Clinical Instructor
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Stanford University

May 16
2012

Utilizing Technology to Empower Patients

No SUNet required

Presented by: James Kahn, MD
Chief of the Medical Service, VAPAHCS
Acting Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Medicine, Stanford University

May 2
2012

Cardiac Toxicity From Cancer Therapy

No SUNet required

Presented by: Ron Witteles, MD
Stanford University

April 25
2012

Application of Technology in Patient-Centered Care and Medical Education

Presented by: C. Jason Wang, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Center for Policy, Outcomes and Prevention
Division of General Pediatrics
Stanford University School of Medicine

April 18
2012

Ending the HIV/AIDS Pandemic-- A Realistic Goal

No SUNet required

Presented by: Anthony S. Fauci, MD
Director, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institutes of Health

April 11
2012

Will We Ever Cure Breast Cancer?

No SUNet required

Presented by: Marc Lippman, MD
Department Chair of Medicine
Deputy Director, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Univeristy of Miami

April 4
2012

Hope and Action-- Helping Patients Better Manage Their Chronic Conditions

Presented by: Alan Glaseroff, MD
Director, Stanford Coordinated Care
Stanford School of Medicine
Stanford University Medical Center

March 28
2012

Global Health in the 21st Century

Presented by: Roger I. Glass, MD, PhD
Director, Fogarty International Center
Associate Director for International Research, NIH

March 21
2012

Not a Cough in a Carload-- The Campaign by the Tobacco Industry to Hide the Hazards of Smoking

Presented by: Robert Jackler, MD
Chair, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
Stanford University

March 14
2012

Escaping Melodrama-- The U.S. STD Experiments in Guatemala and Their Aftermath

Presented by: Susan M. Reverby
Women's and Gender Studies
Wellesley College

March 7
2012

Medication Adherence-- The Odds That Your Prescriptions Assure Adequate Treatment

Presented by: Lars Osterberg, MD, MPH
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine

Adherence taxonomy and typical adherence levels

Methods of measuring medication adherence

Main reasons for poor adherence

Prinsiples for effective communication when prescribing medications

Methods of Improving adherence.

February 29
2012

The Perils of PSA

Presented by: James D. Brooks, MD
Associate Professor and Interim Chair
Department of Urology
Stanford University

History and natural history of prostate cancer

Randomized trials and their fall out

How to approach PSA and prostate cancer in contemporary practice.

February 22
2012

The Next Influenza Pandemic

Presented by: Nayer Khazeni, MD, MS

I. Background: Influenza & pandemics

II. Methods to evaluate health & economic outcomes during a pandemic

III. Analysis: Vaccination to mitigate pandemic A (H1N1)

IV. Analysis: Vaccination to mitigate pandemic A (H5N1).

February 15
2012

From Bascom Avenue to Bagram Airfield to Baghdad and Back Again

No SUNet required

Presented by: Dean L. Winslow, MD
Chairman, Department of Medicine
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Clinical Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics (affiliated)
Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine

February 1
2012

Reform and Competency-based Medicine Education

Presented by: Eric S. Holmboe, MD
American Board of Internal Medicine

January 25
2012

Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes

No SUNet required

Presented by: Beverly S. Mitchell, MD

January 18
2012

Before It Strikes-- Viral Forecasting for Pandemic Prevention

Presented by: Dr. Nathan Wolfe
Lorry I. Lokey Visiting Professor in Human Biology, Stanford University
Founder and CEO, Global Viral Forecasting Initiative

January 11
2012

Glioblastoma Initiating/Stem Cells

Presented by: Howard A. Fine, MD
Neuro-Oncology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

January 4
2012

Oncogene Addiction-- A Paradigm for Cancer Discovery and Therapeutics

No SUNet required

Presented by: Dean W. Felsher, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Departments of Medicine-Oncology, Pathology, Molecular Imaging
Stanford University School of Medicine

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