Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

1 CME/AMA Category 1 CreditTM 

8:00-9:00am  •  Dates for 2017 are listed below

Probasco Auditorium, Erlanger Baroness campus







 Please see the 2017 schedule of Grand Rounds listed below.





 2017 Grand Rounds Series




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Medicine Grand Rounds


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




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

Michael Salama, MD

  Internal Medicine Chief Resident



February 9, 2017

New Advances in Diabetes Medication

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

Updates in Portal Hypertension Management

Arslan Kahloon, MD

Affiliated Assistant Professor

Department of Gastroenterology



March 23, 2017

Chronic Pancreatitis

Christopher Forsmark, MD

University of Florida



April 6, 2017

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement and Evolution to Revolution

Matthew Wiisanen, MD

Department of Cardiology



April 27, 2017

Update: Diabetic Neuropathy

James Tumlin, MD

Department of Nephrology



May 11, 2017

Update: Giant Cell Arteritis

Jayne Crowe, MD

Affiliated Assistant Professor

Department of Rheumatology



May 25, 2017

Pharmacotherapy in Obesity Management

Jennifer Dooley, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Program Director, Department of Medicine



June 8, 2017

Advance Teaching Skills - A Harvard Review

Laura Youngblood, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine






August 3, 2017

CABG: When Carrots Don't Work

Larry Shears, MD

Division of Cardiology



August 24, 2017

Esophageal Motility Disorders: Hard Pills to Swallow

George Phillips, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Gastroenterology



September 7, 2017

Drug Induced Dermatitis

Cara Hennings MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Dermatology



September 21, 2017

Oncology Lecture

Sumana Nagireddy MD

Affiliated Assistant Professor

Department of Hematology/Oncology



October 5, 2017

Symptom Control at the End of Life

Greg Phelps, MD

Department of Family Medicine



October 12, 2017

Winston P. Caine Jr. Endowed Lecture

Not as a Stranger

Ronald H. Lands, MD

Associate Professor

Division of Hematology and Oncology

UT Knoxville



 October 19, 2017

Yium Lecture Series

Resident Well-Being and Burnout:

What we know and what can be done about it

Johnathan Ripp, MD

Internist at Mount Sinai

Physician Well Being



November 2, 2017

Palliative Care for the Generalist

David Bryan Johnson, MD

Assistant Professor

Division of Palliative Care



November 16, 2017

Continuious EEG Monitor in the ICU

LeBron Paige, MD

Department of Neurology



December 7, 2017

C. Diff Colitis

Michael Davis, MD

  Assistant Professor

 Department of Infectious Disease




*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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