Grand Rounds

HYBRID FORMAT

M & M will take place in the Gross Conference Room at 7 am every Thursday followed by Grand Rounds. We will livestream the presentations as we do every week, so that individuals may watch remotely. The link to the livestream URL will continue to be sent out every Wednesday from John Davis. During the M & M hour, please remember to enter the 6 letter code provided, so that we can continue to track attendance.

Currently, a maximum of 72 people are permitted to attend in Foerderer Auditorium - masks on, maintain social distancing, no eating or drinking. Others may attend via Zoom. 

Most of the Grand Rounds lectures are recorded and available online by clicking on the links in the following table. An archive of recorded presentations going back to 2013 is available on the Jefferson Digital Commons: 

Date Speaker Title
September 16, 2021 David E. Lapham, DO
Assistant Professor
Division of Acute Care Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Current Practices in Rib Fixation"

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September 9, 2021 Babak Abai, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University

Robert Pugliese, PharmD, BCPS
Director of Innovation Design
Co-Founder and Managing Director,
Jefferson Health Design Lab
Dynamic Duo Presentation:
"Creating Vascular Models and Simulators at Jefferson Design Laboratory"
September 2, 2021 Amitai Ziv, MD, MHA
Professor of Medical Education
Tel Aviv University
Sheba Medical Center
Mini Grand Rounds:
"New Horizons in the Use of Simulation and Extended Reality (XR) in Surgery" 

No recording available
July 22, 2021 Charles J. Yeo, MD
Samuel D. Gross Professor and Chair of Surgery
Senior Vice President and Chair, Enterprise Surgery, Jefferson Health
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Geneology of the Department of Surgery: A History Lesson from 1824 to the Present"

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July 1, 2021 Edward Soltesz, MD, MPH
The Donna and Ken Lewis Endowed Chair in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Surgical Director, Kaufman Center for Heart Failure and Recovery
Heart, Vascular, and Thoracic Institute
Cleveland Clinic
John Y. Templeton, III Grand Rounds Lecture 
"Programmatic Approach to Cardiac Surgery in Patients with Advanced Ventricular Dysfunction: A Paradigm Shift to Myocardial Recovery"

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June 24, 2021 Adam Bodzin, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Transplant Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University

Hien Dang, PhD
Assistant Professor
Interim Vice Chair for Research
Thomas Jefferson University
Dynamic Duo Presentation:
"Identification of Biomarkers that are Functional in Liver Cancer Cells"

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June 10, 2021 Research Year Residents Resident Research Day
Agenda & Abstracts

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June 3, 2021 Robert Kucejko, MD
Chief Resident (PGY5)
General Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Chief Resident Mini Grand Rounds:
"Staring down the barrel: The past and future of transanal Total Mesorectal Excision (taTME)"

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May 27, 2021 Wilbur Bowne, MD
Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Pseudomyxoma Peritonei- A Case Study in Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) for Regional Disease Control"

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May 20, 2021 Geoffrey Kozak, MD
Chief Resident (PGY5)
General Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Chief Resident Mini Grand Rounds:
"Limb Salvage vs. Amputation for Complex Lower Extremity Injuries"

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May 13, 2021 Paul DiMuzio, MD
Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Mini Grand Rounds:
"The Evolution of the Journal Club"

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May 6, 2021 Jennifer Kincaid, MD
Chief Resident (PGY5)
General Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Chief Resident Mini Grand Rounds:
"Global Surgery: The Problem, Past, and Promising Paradigm"

No recording available
April 29, 2021 David Gaieski, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Sepsis in 2020: Early Recognition and Treatment"

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April 22, 2021 Stephen Gadomski, MD
Chief Resident (PGY5)
General Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Chief Resident Mini Grand Rounds:
"Surgical Education—Adapting for the Future"

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April 15, 2021 Ronald L. Dalman, MD
Dr. Walter C. and Elsa R. Chidester Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
Associate Dean for Stanford Medicine Market Development
Stanford University School of Medicine
John H. Gibbon, Jr, MD, Annual Lecture:
“Secrets to Success in Academic Surgery” 

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April 8, 2021 Susanna Nazarian, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Division of Breast Surgery 
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Mini Grand Rounds:
"The Evolution of Breast Imaging"

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April 1, 2021 Ellen Caparosa, MD
Chief Resident (PGY5)
General Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Chief Resident Mini Grand Rounds:
"Stem Cells in Surgery"

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March 25, 2021 Zachary Callahan, MD
Chief Resident (PGY5)
General Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Chief Resident Mini Grand Rounds:
"Endoflip (The Endoluminal Functional Lumen Imaging Probe)"

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March 18, 2021 Harish Lavu, MD
Professor of Surgery
Chief, Section of HPB Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University

Aditi Jain, PhD
Research Instructor
Division of Surgical Research
Thomas Jefferson University
Dynamic Duo Presentation:
"Targeting Defects In DNA Damage Response In Pancreatic Cancer"

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March 4, 2021 Michael Nooromid, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Department of Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"A Brief History of Aortic Aneurysm Repair"

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February 25, 2021 Jessica Latona, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Acute Care Surgery
Department of Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Strategies for and Practical Issues in
Nutrition Support of Critically Ill Patients" 

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February 18, 2021 Jaime Glorioso, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Transplant Surgery
Department of Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Expanding Access to Transplant using Organs from Donors with Hepatitis C"

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February 11, 2021 Talar Tatarian, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Bariatric Surgery
Department of Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Rethinking the Role of Bariatric Surgery - Who is a Candidate in 2021?"

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February 4, 2021 Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc
Vice Dean, Diversity and Inclusion
Magerstadt Professor of Medicine
Chief of Division of Cardiology
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
15th Annual Simenhoff Lecture on Professionalism in Medicine
"Race and Medicine: Where do we go from here?" 

No recording available
January 28, 2021 Caitlyn M. Costanzo, MD
Associate Professor 
Co Vice-Chair for Quality
Department of Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"NSQIP Update and Documentation"

No recording available
January 21, 2021 Maria Werner-Wasik, MD
Enterprise Vice-Chair for Radiation Oncology
Walter J. Curran Professor of Radiation Oncology 
Thomas Jefferson University   
Mini Grand Rounds:
"MRI Guided Radiation Therapy (MRgRT) As Transformative Technology"

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January 14, 2021 Benjamin R. Phillips, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Colorectal Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Colon Cancer Screening"

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January 7, 2021 Tyler R. Grenda, MD, MS
Assistant Professor
Division of Thoracic & Esophageal Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Multimodality Therapy for Esophageal Cancer"

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December 17, 2020 John Entwistle III, MD, PhD
Professor
Division of Cardiac Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"TAVR - Current State in Cardiac Surgery"

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December 10, 2020 Charles J. Yeo, MD
Samuel D. Gross Professor and Chair of Surgery
Senior Vice President and Chair, Enterprise Surgery, Jefferson Health
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Clinical Documentation Improvement"

No recording available
December 3, 2020 Karen Chojnacki, MD
Professor 
Department of Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Resident Recruitment"

No recording available
November 19, 2020 Stefania E. Nolano, DO, FACOS, FACS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Abington - Jefferson Health
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Advances in Breast Cancer Treatment"

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November 5, 2020 George Koenig, DO
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University
Mini Grand Rounds:
"Preventing Blood Failure in Trauma Patients"

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October 29, 2020 Dorry Segev, MD, PhD
Marjory K. and Thomas Pozefsky Professor of Surgery and Epidemiology
Associate Vice Chair, Department of Surgery
Johns Hopkins University
Grand Rounds: Lady Grace Revere Osler Lecture in Surgical Quality
"Surgical Science: Can Be Done, Should Be Done"

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October 22, 2020 Vakhtang Tchantchaleishvili, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Cardiac Surgery
Thomas Jefferson University

Amy L. Throckmorton, PhD
Associate Professor
Director, BioCirc Research LaboratoryDrexel University
 
Dynamic Duo Presentation:
"A New Spin on Treatment Strategies for Heart Failure"

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October 15, 2020 Scott Cowan, MD
 
Mini Grand Rounds:
"New Jefferson Health Approach for Advancing Care Excellence"

No recording available  
October 1, 2020 Steven M. Strasberg, MD Grand Rounds: Annual Philip E. Donahue Lecture
"A 3 Step Conceptual Roadmap for Avoidance of Biliary Injury"

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September 24, 2020 John Liantonio, MD, MBA, HMDC
Assistant Professor 
Department of Family Medicine 

Joshua A. Marks, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery    
Mini Grand Rounds: 
"Palliative Medicine Consultation Trigger in the Surgical ICU"

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September 10, 2020 Nina Mingioni, MD, FACP
Director, Undergraduate Medical Education
Department of Internal Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Mini Grand Rounds:
Teaching Primer for Clinicians

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