Medicine Grand Rounds

All Medicine Grand Rounds take place at noon in the Jacob F. Hiatt Auditorium (S1-608) in the Medical School building, University Campus.

Upcoming Grand Round Events 


Thursday, December 13, 2018
“Liver Transplantation Update - Newer Indications”
Ahmet Gurakar, MD, FACG, FAASLD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical Director of Liver Transplantation, Johns Hopkins University

Thursdays, December 20 & 27, 2018
NO GRAND ROUNDS - HAPPY HOLIDAYS

Instructions for live web cast 

  1. Go to Live Lecture: http://onlinetraining.umassmed.edu/medgrandrounds/ 
  2. Enter as GUEST using your full name (e.g., "Tom Brady")
  3. Allow any downloads that are required to install (In many cases you will not be asked to install additional software)
  4. You should now see the presenter's power point file and hear the audio from the lecture. 

Need Help? dom@umassmed.edu

Grand Round Video Archive

2018 - Past Events 

  • December 6, 2018 - Danger at Discharge: Bridging the Communication Gap from Hospital to Home”, Nancy Skehan, MD
  • November 29, 2018 - “Cerebral Malaria”, Douglas Golenbock, MD
  • November 15, 2018 - “Needle in a Haystack: Understanding and Communicating Patients’ End-of-Life Wishes Within the Healthcare Team”, Jennifer Reidy, MD and Vandana Nagpal, MD 
  • November 8, 2018 - "Are Newer Insulins Always the Better Choice?”, Samir Malkani, MD
  • November 1, 2018 - "Updated Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy", Jasmohan Bajaj, MBBS, MD MSc, FACG
  • October 25, 2018 - "To Screen or Not to Screen, That is the Question", Celestia Higano, MD, FACP
  • October 18, 2018"Surveillance System and Data Linkage as Tools for Public Health Research", Wei Yang, PhD, MD
  • October 11, 2018 - "Moving Hearts: Recent Advances in Cardiovascular Mobile Health", Michael V. McConnell, MD
  • October 4, 2018 "Severe Asthma: New Understandings and Approaches", Elliot Israel, MD
  • September 27, 2018 - "Systemic Sclerosis – Update 2018", Richard M. Silver, MD
  • September 6, 2018 - "Leukemia Stem Cells: The Root Of The Problem”, Jonathan Gerber, MD