University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Grand Rounds

Ruth O'Regan-Triple Negative Breast Cancer: The Elusive Search for Targets

Triple Negative Breast Cancer: The Elusive Search for Targets

Fri, Nov 20, 2020
Ann K. Rosenthal, MD, FACP Pseudogout Comes of Age

Pseudogout Comes of Age

Fri, Nov 13, 2020
Sandesh Parajuli, MD-Post Kidney Transplant Infections: Major Obstacle for Prolonged Graft Survival: UW Experience of Transplant Nephrologist

Post Kidney Transplant Infections: Major Obstacle for Prolonged Graft Survival: UW Experience of Transplant Nephrologist

Fri, Nov 6, 2020
Medication Adherence in Cancer Patients-Dawn Hershman, MD, MS, FASCO

Medication Adherence in Cancer Patients

Fri, Oct 30, 2020
Health Care of Older Persons: Time to Think Different - David Reuben, MD

Health Care of Older Persons: Time to Think Different

Fri, Oct 23, 2020
SOARing to Health: The Role of Branched-Chain Amino Acids in the Diabetes Spectrum - Rowan Karaman, MD

SOARing to Health: The Role of Branched-Chain Amino Acids in the Diabetes Spectrum

Fri, Oct 16, 2020
Can We Reimagine Global Health in the Post-Pandemic World? - Madhukar Pai, MD, PhD, FACHS

Can We Reimagine Global Health in the Post-Pandemic World?

Fri, Oct 9, 2020
Nicole Reilly, MD - Eliminating the Stress from Stress Tests: Non-Invasive Evaluation of Coronary Artery Disease

Eliminating the Stress from Stress Tests: Non-Invasive Evaluation of Coronary Artery Disease

Fri, Oct 2, 2020
Ravi Viswanathan, MD

Mast Cell Activation Syndrome: A Tale of Diagnostic & Therapeutic Dilemmas

Fri, Sep 25, 2020
Patrick Pfau, MD

Colorectal Cancer Screening Update for 2020- A Story of Stool, Scans and Scopes

Fri, Sep 18, 2020
Aurora Pop-Vicas, MD, MPH

Preventing Healthcare Associated Infections – What Does It Really Take?

Fri, Sep 11, 2020
Baltimore and the Big Apple: How Valid is Length of Stay as a Measure of Hospital Quality and Efficiency? - Charles Locke, MD

Baltimore and the Big Apple: How Valid is Length of Stay as a Measure of Hospital Quality and Efficiency?

Fri, Jun 26, 2020
Innovations in Telehealth to Improve Population Outcomes - Dee Ford, MD

Innovations in Telehealth to Improve Population Outcomes

Fri, Jun 19, 2020
Disruptive Change and COVID: A Silver Lining - Elizabeth Trowbridge, MD

Disruptive Change and COVID: A Silver Lining

Fri, Jun 12, 2020
NEJM, Vaping, and a Mysterious Lung Disease - Jeffrey M. Drazen, MD

NEJM, Vaping, and a Mysterious Lung Disease

Fri, Jun 5, 2020

Grand Rounds will resume Friday, June 5, 2020

Fri, May 29, 2020
Fair Allocation of Scarce Ventilators and Anti-viral Medications During the COVID-19 Pandemic - Douglas B.  White, MD, MAS

Fair Allocation of Scarce Ventilators and Anti-viral Medications During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Fri, May 22, 2020
Evolution of Trials in IBD - Reena Khanna, MD

Evolution of Trials in IBD

Fri, May 15, 2020
Obesity and the Modern Food Environment - Deborah Cohen, MD, MPH

Obesity and the Modern Food Environment

Fri, May 8, 2020
Public Resistance or Cooperation: Two Cities Respond to Smallpox - Judith W. Leavitt, PhD

Public Resistance or Cooperation: Two Cities Respond to Smallpox

Fri, May 1, 2020
ARDS: Days of Future Past - Lynn Schnapp, MD

ARDS: Days of Future Past

Fri, Apr 24, 2020
Pandemic Palliative Care - Toby Campbell, MD, MS and William Ehlenbach, MD, MS

Pandemic Palliative Care

Additional Material

Alone: The Psychological Effects of Quarantine, and Strategies for Mitigating Them - Mariah Quinn, MD, MPH

Alone: The Psychological Effects of Quarantine, and Strategies for Mitigating Them

Fri, Apr 10, 2020
Colorectal Cancer Screening Update for 2020- A Story of Stool, Scans and Scopes - Patrick Pfau, MD

Colorectal Cancer Screening Update for 2020- A Story of Stool, Scans and Scopes

Fri, Apr 3, 2020
The Burden of Obesity in Liver Transplantation:  Thinking Beyond NAFLD - Erin Spengler, MD

The Burden of Obesity in Liver Transplantation: Thinking Beyond NAFLD

Fri, Mar 27, 2020
Polycystic Kidney Disease: The Mysteries and the Hopes, Both Old and New - Gauri Bhutani, MD

Polycystic Kidney Disease: The Mysteries and the Hopes, Both Old and New

Fri, Mar 20, 2020

Grand Rounds has been canceled for Friday, March 13, 2020

Fri, Mar 13, 2020
Frozen Colon or Dyssynergia: Why Some Patients Can’t Let It Go - Lisa Jones, MD, MPH, MMCI

Frozen Colon or Dyssynergia: Why Some Patients Can’t Let It Go

Fri, Mar 6, 2020
Update on Cardiac Disease in Kidney Transplant Recipients - Fahad Aziz, MD

Update on Cardiac Disease in Kidney Transplant Recipients

Fri, Feb 28, 2020
"Resident-Directed Curriculum for Bedside Ultrasonography," "Call of Duty: Medical Edition," and "Empathy Training: A New Competency?" - Timothy Rowe, MD & Katherine Fell, MD - Madelyn Alvarez, MD, MS - Miguel Leal, MD

"Resident-Directed Curriculum for Bedside Ultrasonography," "Call of Duty: Medical Edition," and "Empathy Training: A New Competency?"

Medical Education Day (Three 15 Minute Presentations)

Madelyn Alvarez, MD, MS

Fri, Feb 21, 2020
Pulmonary Hypertension Physiological Phenotyping and the Role of Exercise - Farhan Raza, MD

Pulmonary Hypertension Physiological Phenotyping and the Role of Exercise

Fri, Feb 14, 2020
Keeping Pace With Technology: Meet the New Pacemakers and Defibrillators - Miguel Leal, MD

Keeping Pace With Technology: Meet the New Pacemakers and Defibrillators

Fri, Feb 7, 2020
Making Sense of Glucose Sensors: A Guide to Continuous Glucose Monitoring for the Internist - Jennifer Poehls, MD

Making Sense of Glucose Sensors: A Guide to Continuous Glucose Monitoring for the Internist

Fri, Jan 31, 2020
Brain and Cognitive Changes in Pre-Symptomatic Alzheimer’s Disease: New Findings - Sterling Johnson, PhD and Tobey Betthauser, PhD, MS

Brain and Cognitive Changes in Pre-Symptomatic Alzheimer’s Disease: New Findings

Return of the House Call: Home-Based Primary Care in Research and Practice - Melissa Dattalo, MD, MPH

Return of the House Call: Home-Based Primary Care in Research and Practice

Fri, Jan 17, 2020
Unraveling the Origins of COPD - MeiLan Han, MD, MS

Unraveling the Origins of COPD

Fri, Jan 10, 2020
Eosinophil-Related Inflammation in Asthma: Clinical and Therapeutics Implications - Nizar Jarjour,  MD

Eosinophil-Related Inflammation in Asthma: Clinical and Therapeutics Implications

Fri, Jan 3, 2020
The Future of Cardiovascular Care - Marvin Konstam, MD, FACC, FAHA

The Future of Cardiovascular Care

Fri, Dec 20, 2019
Basket and Umbrella Trials: Challenges and Opportunities for Cancer Drug Development - Nataliya Uboha, MD, PhD

Basket and Umbrella Trials: Challenges and Opportunities for Cancer Drug Development

Fri, Dec 13, 2019
Alcohol Associated Liver Disease in the US: Another Disease of Despair? - Jessica Mellinger, MD, MSc

Alcohol Associated Liver Disease in the US: Another Disease of Despair?

Fri, Dec 6, 2019
Eosinophilic Esophagitis: A Disease in Evolution - Luis Lomeli, MD, MPH

Eosinophilic Esophagitis: A Disease in Evolution

Fri, Nov 22, 2019
Go Beyond ‘I Just Tripped’- Identifying the Root Cause of Falls and Implementing Successful Interventions - Kathleen Walsh, DO

Go Beyond ‘I Just Tripped’- Identifying the Root Cause of Falls and Implementing Successful Interventions

Fri, Nov 15, 2019
Emerging Endotypes and Precision Medicine in Severe Asthma - Loren Denlinger, MD, PhD

Emerging Endotypes and Precision Medicine in Severe Asthma

Fri, Nov 8, 2019
Creating a Manageable Cockpit for Clinicians- A Shared Responsibility - Christine Sinsky, MD, FACP

Creating a Manageable Cockpit for Clinicians- A Shared Responsibility

Fri, Nov 1, 2019
Emerging Infectious Diseases of the 21st Century: The Impact of Global Warming on Human Health - Dennis Maki, MD

Emerging Infectious Diseases of the 21st Century: The Impact of Global Warming on Human Health

Fri, Oct 25, 2019
E-Cigarettes and Vaping: A Failed Social Experiment - Brian Williams, MD

E-Cigarettes and Vaping: A Failed Social Experiment

Fri, Oct 18, 2019
It’s a Small World After All- Exciting Discoveries in Intraislet Pancreatic Hormone Signaling - Dawn Davis, MD, PhD

It’s a Small World After All- Exciting Discoveries in Intraislet Pancreatic Hormone Signaling

Fri, Oct 11, 2019
Enrollment Practices Matter: Community-Based Participatory Engagement in Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical Research - Carey Gleason, PhD

Enrollment Practices Matter: Community-Based Participatory Engagement in Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical Research

Fri, Oct 4, 2019
Adam Gepner, MD

More Pills? I’m Too Old For This! Personalizing Hypertension Management for Older Adults

Fri, Sep 27, 2019
Matthew Churpek, MD, MPH, PhD

Using Big Data to Detect Clinical Deterioration

Fri, Sep 20, 2019
Christie Bartels, MD, MS

Lupus Disease, Disparities and New Directions: Strategies from HIV and Beyond

Fri, Sep 13, 2019
Mark Burkard, MD, PhD

Enhancing Precision of Cancer Treatment

Fri, Sep 6, 2019
Neil R. Powe, MD, MPH, MBA

Understanding Health Disparities & Equity Through the Lens of Kidney Disease

Fri, Jun 14, 2019
Matthew Brunner, MD

Evidence Based? The Role of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Modern Healthcare

Matthew Brunner, MD

Fri, Jun 7, 2019
Samantha Murray-Bainer, MD

Patient Satisfaction: More than Just GomerBlog Fodder

Fri, May 31, 2019
Tait Shanafelt, MD

Beyond Personal Resilience: Organizational Approaches to Physician Well-Being

Fri, May 24, 2019

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation Statement - Medicine Grand Rounds

American Medical Association (AMA): The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this material for maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC): The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 ANCC contact hour(s). The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing is Iowa Board of Nursing provider 350.


Continuing Education Units: The University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP, as a member of the University Professional & Continuing Education Association (UPCEA), authorizes this program for a maximum of 0.1 CEUs or a maximum of 1.0 hour(s).


American Board of Internal Medicine: Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.