2019-2020 Grand Rounds Schedule

February 17, 2020

President's Day - No Grand Rounds




February 24, 2020
38th Annual Henry Swan Visiting Professorship in Surgery


Can We Turn Pancreas Cancer From a Death Sentence to a Treatable Disease: Clues from the Tumor Microenvironment​

David C. Linehan, M.D.
Chair, Department Surgery
University of Rochester, Rochester, New York




March 2, 2020


ERAS & the Standardization of Perioperative Care

Robert H. Thiele, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Biomedical Engineering
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia




March 9, 2020


Transcatheter Valve Therapy: The Exciting Present & Future of Cardiac Surgery

Joseph Cleveland, M.D.
Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


Altruism in Transplantation

Kendra Conzen, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Transplant Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital




March 16, 2020


Transformation of Surgical Morbidity and Mortality Conference into a Systematic Case Review

Jennifer Bruny, M.D.
Associate Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado


Management of Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms

John Eun, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Vascular Surgery
Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center




March 23, 2020
12th Annual H. James Fox Lectureship in Surgery


The Rise of Thyroid Cancer and Its Evolving Surgical Management: Is Less Indeed More?

Julie Ann Sosa, M.D., M.A.
Leon Goldman, M.D. Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
University of California - San Francisco, San Francisco, California




March 30, 2020
15th Annual Marvin Pomerantz Lectureship in Cardiothoracic Surgery


TBD

Bill Putnam, M.D.
Medical Director, Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center, Jacksonville, Florida
Chair, American Board of Thoracic Surgery




April 6, 2020


TBD

Janet Kukreja, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Urology
University of Colorado Hospital


Burn Scar Rehabilitation

Patrick Duffy, M.D.
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital




April 13, 2020


Center for Personalized Medicine

Kathleen Barnes, Ph.D.
Director, Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine


Biostatistics Support in the Department of Surgery

Kathryn Colborn, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
University of Colorado School of Medicine




April 20, 2020


What Every Surgeon Should Know About Stone Disease

Amy E. Krambeck, M.D.
Michael O. Koch Professor of Urology
Indiana University School of Medicine




April 27, 2020


Robotic Colorectal Surgery Update

Jon Vogel, M.D.
Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


Endoluminal Wound Vacuum Management of GI Leaks

Eddie Jones, M.D.
Associate Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center




May 4, 2020


TBD

Marc Besselink, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
University of Amsterdam Faculty of Medicine




May 11, 2020


Transoral Thyroidectomy

Raymon H. Grogan, M.D., M.S.
Associate Professor
Chief of Endocrine Surgery
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine




May 18, 2020
7th Annual Department of Surgery Research Symposium


TBD

Benjamin S. Brooke, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
Director, Utah Intervention Quality & Implementation Research (U-INQUIRE) Group
University of Utah Health




May 25, 2020

Memorial Day - No Grand Rounds




June 1, 2020
4th Annual Sarah V. & Ernest E. Moore Trauma Lectureship


TBD​

Steven R. Shackford, M.D.
Past President, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma




September 2, 2019

Labor Day - No Grand Rounds




September 9, 2019


Hepatic Response in Acute Remote Injury

Juan Idrovo, M.D.
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


What Matters to Patients? Integrating the Patient Experience in Breast Surgical Oncology Care​

Sarah Tevis, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital




September 16, 2019
John H. and Cynthia H. Schultz 12th Annual Lectureship in Surgery


Ethical Duties & Qualifications of a Surgeon​

Alberto R. Ferreres, M.D., Ph.D.
Chair, Department of General Surgery
University of Buenos Aires




September 23, 2019


Lung Cancer and the Concept of Oligometastatic Disease

John Mitchell, M.D.
Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


Towards the Real Precision Medicine: Machine Learning Analytics for Trauma​

Mitchell Cohen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center




September 30, 2019


Branched & Fenestrated Endovascular Aortic Repair: A Paradigm Shift in the Treatment of Aortic Disease

Rafael Malgor, M.D.
Associate Professor, Vascular Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


Using Technology Outside the OR to Help Surgeons​

Kyle Rove, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Urology
Children's Hospital Colorado




October 7, 2019
15th Annual Alan R. Hopeman Lectureship in Cardiothoracic Surgery


Specialization in Coronary Revascularization

Jennifer S. Lawton, M.D.
Richard Bennett Darnall Professor of Surgery​ & Chief, Division of Cardiac Surgery
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine​


Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident Debate: Total Arterial Grafting for CABG is Over-Rated

Pro: Andy Mesher, M.D. - Chief Resident Thoracic Surgery
Con: Chris Holley, M.D. - Chief Resident Thoracic Surgery​




October 14, 2019


Cutaneous Fibrosis and Keloids

Tae Chong, M.D.
Associate Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


Thinking Like a Surgeon: Is There a Role for Intuition in Surgical Decision-Making?​

John Bealer, M.D.
Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado



October 21, 2019
COMBAT Center Visiting Professor


Ever Adapting the Warfighter: Future Battlefield Implications for Combat Casualty Care

Col. Michael Davis, M.D.
Director, Combat Casualty Care Research Program


October 28, 2019

American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting - No Grand Rounds




November 4, 2019
Surgical Oncology Visiting Professor


What Can We Do for Patients with Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma?​

Sohei Satoi, M.D.
Professor, Pancreatobiliary Surgery
Kansai Medical University




November 11, 2019


Percutaneous Transhepatic Endoscopic Treatment of Biliary Stones & Strictures

Thomas Pshak, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Transplant Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


General Surgery-Are We Giving Up the Farm to the Specialists?​

Chris Cribari, M.D.
Associate Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
Medical Center of the Rockies




November 18, 2019
John R. Lilly Memorial Lectureship in Surgery


Surgical Management of Debilitating Pancreatitis in Children: What Have We Learned?​

Jaimie D. Nathan, M.D.
Surgical Director, Pancreas Care Center
Surgical Director, Kidney and Intenstinal Transplant Programs
Associate Surgical Director, Liver Transplant Program
Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati




November 25, 2019

Thanksgiving Week - No Grand Rounds




December 2, 2019


Regionalization vs Centralization of Care in Pediatric Surgery

Stig Somme, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado


Geometry of Wound Epitheliazation​

Michael Gordon, M.D.
Associate Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital




December 9, 2019


Professional Excellence​

Jeffrey Druck, M.D.
Director, Office of Professional Excellence
University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus

Abigail Lara, M.D.
Director, Office of Professional Excellence
University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus​




December 16, 2019


From Concept to Treatment of Choice: Lessons from a Journey​

Gregory Stiegmann, M.D.
Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital




December 23, 2019

Holiday Break - No Grand Rounds




December 30, 2019

Holiday Break - No Grand Rounds




January 6, 2020


Current Concepts in Management of Pancreatic Cancer

Christopher L. Wolfgang, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Surgery, Pathology, and Oncology
Chief, Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland




January 13, 2020


Big Data and Carotid Artery Disease

Devin Zarkowsky, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Vascular Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


5 Guerdons from the Melanoma Experiment

Martin McCarter, M.D.
Professor, Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital




January 20, 2020

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - No Grand Rounds




January 27, 2020


Pelvic Trauma

Clay Burlew, M.D.
Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center


There's No Place Like Home: A Journey From Infection Control to ERAS

Michelle Cowan, M.D.
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
Rocky Mountain Regional VA Medical Center




February 3, 2020


Building Organs

Joseph P. Vacanti, M.D.
John Homans Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
President, American Pediatric Surgical Association




February 10, 2020


How to Break Bad News

Michael Weyant, M.D.
Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital


Hepatoblastoma: How Much Do We Really Know?

Jonathan Roach, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado