Fridays, September - May, 12 PM - 1 PM

Chandler Hospital room HG611

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds provides an opportunity for faculty, fellows, residents, students and other health care professionals to learn about clinically relevant issues in medicine. All internal medicine presentations are recorded and can be accessed here. Credit is only available for those who participate live. Grand Rounds are typically held every Friday from noon to 1 p.m. at Chandler Hospital room HG611. If you have an idea for the Grand Rounds, or there is a topic you would like to have discussed, please submit a suggestion here.

Grand Rounds Schedule

Date Division Speaker Topic
January 5 Internal Medicine Sarah Vick, MD & Megan Wolak, MD Providing Quality Feedback
January 2 Cardiology Islam Elgendy, MD Acute Pulmonary Embolism: Updates on Risk Stratification and Management
January 19 GI Steven Shedlofsky, MD Understanding the Porphyrias
January 26 Endocrinology Ila Mishra, MD Asprosin: A Novel Endocrine Discovery
February 2 Pulmonary Michael Powers, MD Bronchiolitis: It’s not just for kids
February 9 Hospital Medicine Adam Gray, MD A Man in Tears and a Woman with Dogjaw
February 16 Infectious Diseases Drs. Van Sickels, El-Dalati, M. Young, and Burgess I Can’t Believe It’s Not Intravenous: A Paradigm Shift To Oral Antibiotic Therapy
February 23 GI Samuel Mardini, MD Surviving Acute Pancreatitis
March 1 Nephrology Drs. Ayach, Dossaji & Finke The HepatoCardioRenal Syndrome: A Practice-Changing Insights
March 8 Hospital Medicine Anna-Maria South, MD “Medical Marijuana": Is the Hype Ahead of the Science?
March 15 Hematology/BMT Ayman Qasrawi, MD Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Anything on the Horizon or More Old News?
March 22 Hospital Medicine Bill Cutrer, MD Targeting Adaptive Expertise: Practical Strategies to Guide Medical Learners
March 29 Oncology Ruta Arays, MD Immunotherapy Related Adverse Events
April 12 Pulmonary J. Shaun Smith, MD Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension – Diagnosis and Management
April 19 Nephrology Sayee Alagusundaramoorthy, MD Atypical HUS
April 26 Infectious Diseases Moises Huaman, MD Latent TB and TB Treatments
May 3 GI Ruben Plentz, MD Diseases of the Pancreas: The good, the bad and the ugly
May 10 Cardiology Jad Ballout, MD Atrial Fibtrillation: Time for a Holistic Approach
May 24 Rheumatology Sara S. McCoy, MD Sjogren's disease: developments and diagnostic pitfalls
May 31 Research Day
June 7 DOM Awards Day

Zoom Recordings


Dec. 1 - Dr. April Barnado 'Repurposing the Electronic Health Record to Impact Outcomes in Lupus'

Dec. 8 - Dr. Kimberly Jones 'Secondary Traumatization, A Contributing Factor in Physician Burnout' Part 1 Part 2

Dec. 15 - Dr. Fevzi F Yalniz 'Myelodysplastic syndromes: Updates on diagnosis, risk-stratification and management' No Recording Available




Dr. Ruben Plentz 'Diseases of the Pancreas: The good, the bad and the ugly'

Dr. Jad Ballout 'Atrial Fibtrillation: Time for a Holistic Approach'

Dr. Sara McCoy 'Sjogren's Disease: Developments and Diagnostic Pitfalls'

Dr. Amrita Iyengar, Dr. Ammar Hasnie, Dr. Michael Pascoe, Dr. Dhruv Patel 'Research Day'

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine holds Accreditation with Commendations, the highest level of recognition offered by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine designates live activities for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1.0 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The College of Medicine presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field. 

All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of Kentucky are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in particular materials or given prior to the start of the activity. 

Questions? Concerns?

Danier Rose,
Program Coordinator for Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

CE Central Support Desk
859.257.5320 X 80331 
M-F 8:30a-5:30p