Recent Grand Rounds Speakers

Kemp Kernstine, MD
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Thoracic Oncology
January 16, 2013

Joshua Sonett, MD, FACS
Columbia University Medical Center
Minimally Invasive Esophageal Resection
February 13, 2013

Pat Paty, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Colorectal Cancer
February 27, 2013

Yuman Fong, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Technical Advances in the Treatment of Colorectal Metastases to the Liver
April 10, 2013

Dennis Fowler, MD
Columbia University Medical Center
Outcomes Research: What, Why, How?
May 15, 2013

Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, MD
Columbia University Medical Center
Engineering anatomically shaped living bone for reconstructing head and face
July 10, 2013

Julie Ann Freischlag, MD
The William Stewart Halsted Professor
Chair, Department of Surgery
Surgeon-in-Chief, Department of Surgery
Johns Hopkins Hospital
“Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms- How Things Have Changed Over 50 Years”
June 2, 2010

Mary C. McCarthy, MD, FACS
Trauma Director, Miami Valley Hospital
Professor of Surgery, Wright State University School of Medicine
“Acute Care Surgery: The Future of General Surgery”
May 19, 2010

Leigh Neumayer, MD
Professor of Surgery, University of Utah, School of Medicine
Co-Director of the Integrated Breast Program, Huntsman Cancer Hospital
“Regionalization, Standardization, and the New Generation”
May 5, 2010

Richard L. Whelan, MD
Professor of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Chief, Surgical Oncology, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center
“Surgical Trauma and Cancer: Is There a Role for Close Neoadjuvant and Immediate Adjuvant Therapy in Colorectal Cancer Patients?”
February 10, 2010

M. Margaret Kemeny, MD
Director, Queens Cancer Center of Queens Hospital
Professor of Surgery, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
“Regional Therapy for Liver Metastases from Colorectal Cancer”
January 6, 2010

David McFadden, MD
Stanley S. Fieber Professor of Surgery, University of Vermont
Chair, Department of Surgery
“Surgical Group Think”
November 25, 2009

Daniel Albo, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Surgical Oncology
Associate Professor of Surgery Baylor College of Medicine
“Is OR Efficiency an Oxymoron?”
November 18, 2009

John D. Birkmeyer, MD
Professor and Chairman of Health Services Research,
University of Michigan School of Medicine
“Strategies for Reducing Variation in Surgical Outcomes”
October 28, 2009

Jeffrey Drebin, MD, PhD
Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
“Therapeutic Targeting of Beta-Catenin Colon Cancer”
October 21, 2009

John Elefteriades, MD
Professor and Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Yale University and Yale-New Haven Hospital
“Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm: Reading the Enemy's Playbook”
October 7, 2009

Denton Cooley, MD
President Emeritus, Texas Heart Institute
Clinical Professor of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
“Reflections on Cardiac Surgery”
April 22, 2009