Grand Rounds Videos



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Date

 

Topic

 

Presenter

 

4/22/2024The Lung Cancer Revolution

Jessica Donington, MD, MSCR
Professor & Chief, Section of Thoracic Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Chicago

4/15/2024Leveraging Our Surgical Practice to Develop Translational Science

R. Taylor Ripley, MD
Tenured Associate Professor Surgery
Division of Thoracic Surgery
Director of Clinical Trials, Michael D. DeBakey Research Office
Director of General Thoracic Surgery Research
Director of Mesothelioma Treatment Center
David J. Sugarbaker Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine

4/8/2024Surgeon Performance: The Effects of Call on Sleep, Burnout, and Recovery. Strategies to Be a Better Surgical Performer

and

Path to Self-Mastery: The Role of Circadian Rhythm and Resilience

Mitchell Cohen, MD
Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
Associate Vice Chair of Basic and Translational Research
University of Colorado Hospital

and

Kristen Holmes, BA, MS
Vice President of Performance Science
WHOOP, Inc.

4/1/2024The Power of Professional Coaching

Kerri Thurmon, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Urology
UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital

4/1/2024The Unanswered Questions in Pediatric Colorectal Surgery

Andrea Bischoff, MD
Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

3/25/2024A Word from the American Board of Surgery

John D. Mitchell, MD
Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Chief, General Thoracic Surgery
Courtenay C. and Lucy Patten Davis Endowed Chair in Thoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

3/25/2024Embarking on the Surgeon-Scientist Path: Achievements and Insights for Success

Juan-Pablo Idrovo, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery and Critical Care
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

3/18/2024"The Changing Landscape of Pancreatic Cancer "
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Cristina Ferrone, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

3/11/2024Pushing the Boundaries of Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD) Liver Transplantation

Yanik Bababekov, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Transplant Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

3/11/2024The Evolution of Robotic Colorectal Surgery: Hype V.S. Reality

M. Shane McNevin, MD, FASCRS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

3/4/2024Creating Spaces Where All Belong: The Change Agenda and Center to Advance Racial Equity (CARE)

Julie Ann Freischlag, MD
Chief Executive Officer, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist
Chief Academic Officer & Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, Atrium Health
Dean, Wake Forest School of Medicine

2/26/2024Functional Limb Restoration: From Microsurgical Reconstruction to Advanced Amputation Techniques

Mark Greyson, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Co-Director of Targeted Muscle Reinnervation and Extremity Microsurgery
University of Colorado Hospital

2/26/2024Towards Personalized Therapy for Hirschsprung Disease

Ankush Gosain, MD, PhD, MBA
Professor and Chief, Division of Pediatric Surgery
University of Colorado
Dr. David R. and Kiku Akers Endowed Chair in Pediatric Surgery
Chair, Department of Pediatric Surgery
Children’s Hospital of Colorado

2/12/2024Creating Surgical Equity Through Community Engaged Research

Kweku Hazel, MD, BS
Assistant Professor Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

2/12/2024State of the Art: Organ Donation After Circulatory Death

Jordan R.H. Hoffman, MPH, MD
Visiting Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

2/5/2024Partnering with Patients to Support Sexual Health During Breast Cancer Treatment

Sarah E.A. Tevis, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

2/5/2024Reclaiming the Duct: An Update on Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Explorations in the Safety Net Setting

Magdalene Brooke Sanchez, MD, BA
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Associate Director of Surgical Services, General Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center

1/29/2024Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Relative Value Scale Update Committee (RUC), Bundling, and Revaluation in Surgery

Sean Roddy,
Professor of Surgery
Division of Endovascular and Vascular Surgery
Albany Medical Health System

1/22/2024Saving and Improving Lives on the Battlefield and at Home: Turning Military Medical Gains into Better Healthcare for All

Vikhyat Bebarta, MD, FACEP, FACMT
Professor, Emergency Medicine - Medical Toxicology and Pharmacology
Vice-Chair, Strategy and Growth
Director, University of Colorado Center for COMBAT (Combat Medicine and Battlefield) Research
Director, CU TRIAD Research Colorado (Translational Research, Innovation, Antidote Development)
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Colonel, US Air Force Reserve

1/8/2024Chronic Critical Illness and Post-Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Syndrome

Vanessa Nomellini, MD, PhD, FACS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Research Director, Division of Burn, Trauma, Acute, and Critical Care Surgery
Co-Director, Center for Organogenesis Research and Trauma
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Date

 

Topic

 

Presenter

 

12/18/2023The Three Bears: Biliary Atresia, Transplantation and Trauma

Frederick (Fritz) Karrer, MD
Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

12/11/2023National and International Collaboration in Pancreatic Surgery: Evidence-based Approach

Marc Besselink, MD, MSc, PhD
Professor of Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Surgery
Cancer Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam UMC
Division of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery
Academic Medical Center Amsterdam
University of Amsterdam

12/4/2023Cultivating an Innovation Ecosystem for the Future of Academic Surgery

Mark S. Cohen, MD, FSSO
Dean, Carle Illinois College of Medicine
Senior Vice President and Chief Academic Officer, Carle Health
Professor of Surgery, Biomedical and Translational Sciences, Carle Illinois College of Medicine
Founder Professor of Bioengineering , Grainger College of Engineering
Professor, Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

11/27/2023A Scientific Approach to Happiness

Granville Lloyd, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Urology
Director of Robotic Surgery, VA Hospital
Associate Program Director for Urology
Rocky Mountain Regional Veterans Administration Medical Center

11/13/2023Next Generation Probiotic Therapy for NEC: Bench to Bedside

Gail Besner, MD
H. William Clatworthy Jr., Professor of Surgery
Chief, Department of Pediatric Surgery
Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

11/6/2023Indigenous Health

Crystal Lee, PhD, MPH, MLS
Assistant Professor
University of New Mexico

10/30/2023Patient Selection for Surgical Treatment of Resectable Colorectal Liver Metastases

Raphael L.C. Araujo, MD, PhDr /> Surgical Oncology and HPB Surgery
Adjunct Professor of Liver Surgery
Universidade Federal de São Paulo - UNIFESP

10/16/2023Surgical Treatment of Gastric Cancer: State of the Art and Future Horizons

Benedetto Mungo, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

10/16/2023How are You doing and How are We doing? School of Medicine and ACGME Wellbeing Surveys

Elizabeth David, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Co-Director, Faculty Health and Wellbeing
University of Colorado Hospital

10/9/2023Physical Pain and the Surgeon

Max Wohlauer MD, RPVI
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
Associate Program Director Vascular Surgery Fellowship and Integrated Residency
Medical Director, Surgical Inpatient Units and Vascular Lab
University of Colorado School of Medicine
and
Amanda Skidmore, CPE
Lead Board Certified Ergonomist
ES Squared LLC, Grand Prairie, Texas
Master of Public Health Candidate, Leadership and Public Health Practice
Colorado School of Public Health, Anschutz Medical Campus

10/9/2023Hepatic Artery Infusion Pump for the Treatment of Colorectal Liver Metastasis

Ana Gleisner, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

10/2/2023Disability in Surgery and Surgical Education

Cristopher J. McCulloh, MD
Associate Director of Clinical Initiatives
Activ Surgical, Inc.
Boston, Massachusetts

9/25/2023Mastering Surgery

Joanna Chikwe, MD, FRCS
Professor of Cardiac Surgery
The Irina and George Schaeffer Distinguished Chair in Cardiac Surgery
Chairman, Department of Cardiac Surgery
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Profesor of Clinical Surgery
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California
Editor-in-Chief, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery

9/18/2023Preprocedure Services Update: Anticoagulation, Obstructive Sleep Apnea Testing, Allergy Delabelling and More!

Angela Selzer, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
University of Colorado Hospital

9/11/2023Entrustable Professional Activities: Why, What, How, and So What?

Kshama Jaiswal, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency
GME Director of Wellbeing
University of Colorado School of Medicine

5/22/2023National Institute of General Medical Sciences Sponsored Team Science in Multiple Organ Failure: Lessons Learned

Frederick A. Moore M.D., F.A.C.S., M.C.C.M.
Professor Emeritus Department of Surgery
University of Florida College of Medicine

5/15/2023Global Surgery: Where Are We Now?

Cameron Gibson, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

5/15/2023Entrustable Professional Activities in General Surgery Training

Kshama Jaiswal, M.D.
Associate Professor
Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

5/8/2023Addressing Violence Through Hospital-Based Public Health Strategies

Randi Smith M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Assistant Professor of Public Health
Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Emory University
Trauma Surgeon
Grady Memorial Hospital

5/1/2023Surgical Care Designed for Older Adults

Thomas Robinson, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
Chief of Surgery, Denver Veterans Administration (VA) Medical Center
Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery Center
University of Colorado Hospital

4/24/2023Mass Casualty Management: Lessons learned from the Beirut Port Explosion

Jamal J. Hoballah, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.S.
Professor and Chairman of Surgery
American University of Beirut Medical Center

4/17/2023Inclusive Leadership Matters

Brenda J. Allen, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita

4/10/2023Primary Palliative Care Skills for the Surgical Intensivist

Barry Platnick, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
Denver Health Hospital

4/10/2023Prenatal Intervention for Urologic Anomalies: Ethical and Legal Dilemmas

Vijaya Vemulakonda, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Urology
Children's Hospital Colorado

4/3/2023Do Randomized Controlled Trials Really Change Practice: A Cautionary Tale

Malcolm M. DeCamp, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.C.C.P.
Professor of Surgery and Medicine
Chair, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
K. Craig Kent Chair in Strategic Leadership
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

3/27/2023Down the Arterial Pipeline: Updates in Peripheral Interventions

Emily Malgor, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
UCHealth Highlands Ranch Hospital

3/27/2023Regenerative Therapies for Pediatric Heart Failure and Congenital Heart Disease

James Jaggers, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Barton-Elliman Chair and Chief of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

3/20/2023State of Kidney Transplantation-Past, Present , and Future

Thomas Bak, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Transplant Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

3/20/2023Past to Present Management of Chest Wall Deformities

David Bliss, M.D., M.B.A.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs

3/13/2023Evolution of Surgical Treatment for Colorectal Hepatic Metastases, Resectable and Unresectable: The Role of Regional Hepatic Therapies

N. Joseph Espat, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S.
Surgeon in Chief CharterCare Health Partners
Harold J. Wanebo Professor and Chairman Department of Surgery
Roger Williams Medical Center
Director, Adele R. Decof Cancer Center
Assistant Dean Clinical Affairs
Boston University School of Medicine

3/6/2023 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Long Term Adult Care for Pediatric Urology Patients

Daniel Wood, Ph.D., M.B.B.S.
Professor of Surgery
Division of Urology
Children's Hospital Colorado

3/6/2023 The Impact of COVID-19 on Living Donor Kidney Transplantation in the United States

Peter Kennealey, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Transplant Surgery
Surgical Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
Director of Vascular Access Surgery Program
University of Colorado Hospital

2/27/2023Atherectomy in Peripheral Arterial Disease

Donald Jacobs, M.D., M.S.
Michael W. Dunaway Professor of Surgery
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
Medical Director, Comprehensive Aortic Program
University of Colorado Hospital

2/27/2023Pediatric Hand Burns

Steven Moulton, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Director, Burn and Trauma Program
Children's Hospital Colorado

2/13/2023Cutting Without a Knife

LJ Punch, M.D.
Executive Director, Power4STL
Medical Director, The BRIC (Bullet-Related Injury Clinic)

1/30/2023Low Value Breast Cancer Care: De-Escalation is not equal to De-Implementation

Gretchen Ahrendt, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

1/30/2023Impacts of Multidisciplinary Clinics on Complex Oncology Care

Cheryl Meguid, D.N.P., M.B.A.
Associate Professor – Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology
Regional Medical Director, Oncology Multidisciplinary Programs
Director of Faculty Affairs for APPs, Department of Surgery
Pancreas & Biliary Multidisciplinary Clinic Coordinator
University of Colorado Hospital

2/6/2023Conducting and Evaluating Qualitative Research in Surgery

Quintin Myers, Ph.D.
Research Instructor
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado School of Medicine

2/6/2023Supercharged Pedicle Jejunal Reconstruction of the Esophagus

Elizabeth David, M.D., M.A.S.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

1/23/2023Patient Reported Outcomes: Use in Surgical Practice

Ethan Cumbler, M.D.
Professor of Medicine-Hospital Medicine
Medical Director Acute Care for the Elderly Service and 12W unit
President of the Medical Staff University of Colorado Hospital
Institute for Healthcare Quality Safety and Efficiency Faculty
Associate Chief of Hospital Medicine for Faculty Advancement
University of Colorado Hospital

1/23/2023Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia – An Arc of Care

Granville Lloyd, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director of Robotic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Regional VA
Division of Urology
Rocky Mountain Regional Veterans Administration Medical Center

1/9/2023A Comprehensive Approach to Whole Eye Transplantation: Building a Scientific Foundation for New Therapies in Vision Restoration

Kia Washington, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

1/9/2023The Biology and Physiology of Threat X: Translational Approaches to Thromboinflammatory Biology and Countermeasures

Mitchell Cohen, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

Date

 

Topic

 

Presenter

 

12/19/2022What’s New in Colorectal Cancer

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

12/19/2022Neuroblastoma Update

Jonathan Roach, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

12/12/2022Value-Based Care in Vascular Surgery

Caitlin W. Hicks M.D., M.S.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy
Director of Research, Multidisciplinary Diabetic Foot and Wound Service
Associate Director, Limb Preservation and Wound Care Fellowship
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

12/5/2022NOW WHAT? Taking Action to Challenge Systemic Racism

Brian Shimamoto, M.A.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consultant
Holding Space Solutions, LLC

11/28/2022The History of Colorado Surgery (1858-2022)

Alejandro Suarez-Pierre, M.D.
General Surgery Resident, PGY Level 4
University of Colorado School of Medicine

11/14/2022Burnout in Surgical Residents of Underrepresented in Medicine Backgrounds: Key Influencing Factors and Potential Solutions

Martha E. Teke, M.D.
Surgical Oncology Clinical Research Fellow
National Cancer Institute | National Institute of Health

11/7/2022How Are You Paid as a Physician: The RUC and the RVU System

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

11/7/2022Disaster Management for the Surgeon

Franklin Wright, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

10/31/2022Robotic Complex Parastomal Hernia Repair: Pearls for Successful Reconstruction

Akshay Chauhan, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

10/31/2022End Tidal CO2 Predicts Massive Transfusion and Death

Eric Campion, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

10/24/2022Tipping Point: A New Paradigm for Surgery

Edward M. Barksdale, Jr., M.D.
Professor & Chief, Robert J. Izant, Jr., M.D.
Endowed Chair of Pediatric Surgery
Surgeon-in-Chief
UH Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital

10/10/2022Origins of and Issues in Fluid Resuscitation

Leopoldo Cancio, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.C.C.M.
General Surgery Medical Officer Director, US Army Burn Center
Army Institute of Surgical Research

10/3/2022Social Vulnerability Index to Examine Disparities in Surgical Pediatric Trauma Patients

Annie Kulungowski, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Director, Pediatric Surgical Critical Care Fellowship
Children's Hospital Colorado

10/3/2022Gender Affirming Surgeries

Christodoulos Kaoutzanis, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

9/26/2022Perioperative Clerkship Design for Students with Physical Disabilities

Teresa Jones, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

9/19/2022The Pursuit of Excellence in Academic Surgery: Clinical Performance, Investigation and Innovation

Aubrey C. Galloway, M.D.
Seymour Cohn Professor
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Director, Mitral Valve Repair Program
NYU Langone Health
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

9/12/2022Regionalization of Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer Care

Simran Randhawa, M.B.B.S.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

9/12/2022Donation After Circulatory Death in Liver Transplantation: We Can Do Better

Trevor Nydam, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Transplant Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

5/23/2022Identifying an Academic Path through Intentional Growth

Amir A. Ghaferi, M.D., M.S.
Moses Gunn, M.D. Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair, Strategy and Finance, Dept of Surgery
Chief Clinical Officer, University of Michigan Medical Group

5/16/2022Surgery in 2022: Who Takes Care of Us?

Elizabeth Pomfret, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chief, Transplant Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

5/9/2022Education and Training of Surgical Workforce: A Solution to the Global Surgery Deficit

Sherry Wren, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Professor of Surgery & Director of Global Surgery
Center for Innovation and Global Health
Vice Chair, Professional Development & Diversity
Stanford University
Director of Clinical Surgery and Chief of General Surgery
Palo Alto Veterans Health Care System

5/2/2022Endurance Surgery: The Management of Massive Pseudomyxoma Peritonei

Steven Ahrendt, M.D.
Professor, Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

5/2/2022Bariatrics Update

Kevin Rothchild, M.D.
Associate Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

4/25/2022Impact of COVID-19 on Scheduled Vascular Operations

Max Wohlauer, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Vascular Surgery
Medical Director, Vascular Lab
Associate Program Director, Robert B. Rutherford Fellowship in Vascular Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

4/25/2022COVID - 19 and Surgery

Lauren Steward, M.D.
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

4/18/2022ALPHABET SOUP: Challenging Heteronormative and Gender-Binary Expectations in Medicine

Brian Shimamoto, M.A.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consultant
Holding Space Solutions, LLC

4/11/2022Moving Towards a Patient-Centered Approach to Surveillance After Treatment for Lung Cancer

Leah Backhus, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S.
Associate Professor
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Stanford University

4/4/2022Coagulopathy in the SICU

Michael Cripps, M.D., M.S.C.S., F.A.C.S.
Associate Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
Director, Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

4/4/2022Advancements in Fetal Therapy: Recent Innovations

S. Christopher Derderian, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

3/28/2022The Doctor Who Failed

Steven R. Shackford, M.D.
Retired Vascular Surgeon
Scripps Mercy Trauma Service

3/21/2022Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Why You Should Care

Elisa Birnbaum, M.D.
Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

3/21/2022Outpatient Endourology Surgery: Changing Paradigms

Rodrigo Donalisio da Silva, M.D.
Associate Professor, Urology
Interim Chief, Urology
Denver Health Medical Center

3/14/2022Implementing Non-Narcotic Pathways in Urologic Minimally-Invasive Surgery

Eric Ballon-Landa, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Urology
University of Colorado Hospital

3/7/2022Outcome Disparity Following Trauma: Who, Why, When?

Edward Cornwell, III, M.D.
The LaSalle D. Leffall, Jr. Professor of Surgery
Howard University College of Medicine
Director, Clive Callender Outcomes Research Center
Howard University Hospital

2/28/2022Non vs. Anti: How Race-Neutrality Supports Racial Inequity

Brian Shimamoto, M.A.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consultant
Holding Space Solutions, LLC

2/14/2022Do You See Me? Looking Beyond Our Biases and Practices

Velma P. Scantlebury, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Professor of Transplant Surgery
Texas Christian University

2/7/2022Immediate Lymphatic Reconstruction

Justin Cohen, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

1/31/2022Evolution of Open to Endovascular Aortic Repair

Gustavo S. Oderich, M.D., F.A.C.S.
John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Professor of Surgery and Distinguished Chair of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Director of Aortic Center
Director of Advanced Endovascular Aortic Program
Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth and Science Center

1/24/2022Transanal Approach for Hirschsprung and Other Colorectal Conditions. Twenty-Five Years of Experience

Luis De La Torre-Mondragon, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

1/24/2022Academic Medical Centers: What Lies Ahead

Randall Meacham, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
Division Chief of Urology
University of Colorado Hospital

and

Jason Owens, M.P.A.
Division Administrative Director, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery
University of Colorado School of Medicine

1/10/2022Update on Thyroid Cancer

Christopher Raeburn, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

Date

 

Topic

 

Presenter

 

12/13/2021Donor Science: Best Practices and Evolving Concepts

Paul Lange, M.D., F.C.C.P.
Professor, School of Science & Engineering
Colorado Christian University, Lakewood
Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine
Western Michigan University
Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine
Medical Director
Donor Alliance

and

Jennifer Muriett, M.S.N., B.S.N., R.N.
Chief Operating Officer
Donor Alliance

12/6/2021A Decade of Surgical Stabilization of Rib Fractures: Did the Hype Pan Out?

Fred Pieracci, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor, Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado
Interim Director of Surgery
Director of Bariatric and Thoracic Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center

12/6/2021Understanding Private Equity Investment in Medical Practices

David Sobel, M.D., J.D.
Senior Instructor, Division of Urology
University of Colorado - Highlands Ranch Hospital

11/29/2021Patriarchal Practice: Does Misogyny Surpass Sexism in Modern Medicine?

Brian Shimamoto, M.A.
Manager, Organizational and Employee Development, Department of Surgery
University of Colorado School of Medicine

11/15/2021Quality and Patient Safety Goals at UCH

Jennifer Wiler, M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.E.P.
Professor, Emergency Medicine
Founder, UCHealth CARE Innovation Center
Chief Quality Officer
University of Colorado Hospital

11/8/2021Informatics and High Value Care in Surgery

Jeniann Yi, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

11/1/2021What if Burnout is More Like SIRS? - A New Paradigm for Surgeon Wellness

Mary Brandt, M.D.
Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Tulane University School of Medicine
Pediatric Surgeon
Children's Hospital of New Orleans

10/18/2021Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) in Colorectal Surgery

Brandon Chapman, M.D., M.S.
Assistant Professor, Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

10/11/2021Palliative Care as Part of the Quality Equation in Surgery

Zara Cooper, MD, M.Sc.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Michele and Howard J. Kessler Director, Center for Surgery and Public Health
Co-Director and Founder, The Center for Geriatric Surgery
Trauma Surgeon, Department of Surgery
Chair, Executive Advisory Committee for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Community Health
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

10/4/2021Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Understanding the Basics

Brian Shimamoto, M.A.
Manager, Organizational and Employee Development, Department of Surgery
University of Colorado School of Medicine

9/27/2021Enabling Immunotherapy for Liver Tumors

Steven Katz M.D.
Associate Professor, Surgery
Boston University School of Medicine
Director, Surgical Immunotherapy and Surgical Oncology Fellowship
Chairman, CharterCare Immuno-oncology Institute
Roger Williams Medical Center
Chief Medical Officer, TriSalus Life Sciences

9/20/2021Family Planning and the Surgical Trainee: Changing Landscape and Awareness

Jennifer C. Romano, M.D., M.S., F.A.C.C.
Herbert Sloan Collegiate Professor, Cardiac Surgery
Associate Professor, Cardiac Surgery and Pediatrics
Surgical Director, Pediatric Cardiothoracic Unit
Co-Director, Pediatric Cardiac Extracorporeal Life Support
Program Director, Congenital Heart Surgery Residency
C. S. Mott Children's Hospital
University of Michigan

9/13/2021Evolution of Medical Education: Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships

Kshama Jaiswal, M.D.
Associate Professor, Division of GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency
University of Colorado Hospital

5/24/2021Research Showcase: Clinical and Health Services & Basic and Translational Sciences Research Presentations

Robert Meguid, M.D.
Associate Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

5/17/2021Interviews, Informatics, and Implementation: The Paths Less Traveled in Surgical Health Services Research

Benjamin S. Brooke, M.D., Ph.D.
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
Chief, Section of Health Services Research
Director, Utah Intervention Quality & Implementation Research (U-INQUIRE) Group
Co-Director, University of Utah-IHC Surgical Resident Research Fellowship
Associate Professor of Surgery
University of Utah Hospital

5/10/2021Decreasing Disparity with Split Liver Transplantation

James Pomposelli, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Transplant Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

5/10/2021Computer-Assisted Planning in Craniofacial Surgery

Brooke French, M.D.
Associate Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

5/3/2021Advancements in Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support as a Bridge to Heart Transplantation

Matthew Stone, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

5/3/2021Posterior Urethral Stenosis (PUS) after Prostate Cancer Therapy: Evaluation and Management

Brian Flynn, M.D.
Professor, Urology
University of Colorado Hospital

4/26/2021Academic Global Surgery Program Development: Successes and Challenges

Sudha Jayaraman, M.D., M.Sc., F.A.C.S.
Professor, Section of Trauma and Critical Care
Director, Center for Global Surgery
Director of Research, Center for Medical Innovation
University of Utah School of Medicine

4/19/2021Developing the Center for Children’s Surgery

Duncan Wilcox, M.D.
Professor, Urology
Children's Hospital Colorado

4/19/2021The Advantages of Standardization in the Care of Endocrine Surgery Patients

Maria Albuja-Cruz, M.D.
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

4/12/2021Health Services Research In Surgery

Kim Simon, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor, Urology
University of Colorado Hospital

4/5/2021Patient Centered Outcomes Clinical Trials, Comparison of Drugs vs Antibiotics (CODA) Trial as Case Study

Lisa Ferrigno, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

3/29/2021Advancing Multidisciplinary Cancer Patient Care: Early Results from the Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center

Bill Putnam, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Chief, Thoracic Surgery
Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
Medical Director, Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center
Professor of Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

3/22/2021Recognition and Prevention of Resident Suicide

Allana White, M.D.
Department of Surgery, General Surgery Research Resident
University of Colorado Hospital

3/15/2021Controversies in Surgical Thyroidology in 2021: Separating Truth from Fiction

Julie Ann Sosa, M.D., M.A., F.A.C.S.
Chair, Department of Surgery
Leon Goldman, M.D. Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Professor, Department of Medicine
Leader, Endocrine Neoplasia Destination Center Program
University of California San Francisco

3/8/2021Update on Surgical Education

Mark Nehler, M.D.
Professor, Vascular Surgery and Vice Chair of Education
University of Colorado Hospital

3/8/2021Thoracoscopic Thymectomy for Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis

David Partrick, M.D.
Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

3/1/2021Attending to Resident Feedback: Strategies to Maximize Resident Performance and Education

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

3/1/2021Are You Smoking in the OR?

Camille Stewart, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

2/22/2021Academic Leadership on the Horizon: It's a Brave New World

Robert S.D. Higgins, M.D., M.S.H.A.
Surgeon-in-Chief, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Senior Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
William Stewart Halsted Professor of Surgery
Director, Department of Surgery
Director, Cardiovascular Residency Program
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

2/8/2021Mitigating Moral Injury for the Surgeon Through Peer Support

Sunil K. Geevarghese, M.D., M.S.C.I.
Vice Chair for Education, Section of Surgical Sciences
Medical Director, Transplant Perioperative Services
Associate Professor of Surgery, Radiology and Radiological Sciences
Vanderbilt University

2/1/2021In Pursuit of the Optimal Treatment for Rectal Cancer

Julio Garcia-Aguilar, M.D., Ph.D.
Benno C. Schmidt Chair in Surgical Oncology
Chief, Colorectal Service, Department of Surgery
Director, Colorectal Cancer Research Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Professor of Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

1/25/2021Automated Surveillance of Postoperative Infections (ASPIN)

Kathryn Colborn, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.
Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
and
Robert Meguid, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

1/25/2021Perioperative Antithrombotic Management

Angela Selzer, M.D.
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
University of Colorado Hospital

1/11/2021Addressing Health Equity Through Health Services Research and Wrap-around Program Models

Catherine Velopulos, M.D., M.H.S.
Associate Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

1/11/2021The Evolution of Transcarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR) with Flow Reversal

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

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12/7/2020Robotics in Hernia Surgery: An Expensive Gimmick or the Wave of the Future?

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

12/7/2020Resilience and Positive Psychology Coaching in Surgical Trainees

Nicole Christian, M.D., M.S.C.S.
Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

11/30/2020Surgical Quality Update

Ethan Cumbler, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.H.M.
Professor, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Medical Staff Officer, University of Colorado Hospital-Past President
Quality Director, University of Colorado Department of Surgery
Medical Director, UCH Acute Care for Elderly Medical Unit
Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine and Department of Surgery
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

11/30/2020The Impact of Living Liver Donation of the Pediatric Waiting List

Michael Wachs, M.D.
Professor, Transplant Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

11/16/2020The Joy of Discovery

Diana L. Farmer, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.R.C.S.
Pearl Stamps Stewart Professor and Chair
Chair, Department of Surgery, UC Davis School of Medicine
Surgeon-In-Chief, UC Davis Children’s Hospital
Co-Director, Surgical Bioengineering Lab
Chief of Pediatric Surgery, Shriner’s Hospitals Northern California

11/9/2020The Evolving Role of Endovascular Techniques in Vascular Emergencies

Melanie Hoehn, M.D.
Associate Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center

11/9/2020Acute Cholecystitis 2020

Robert McIntyre Jr., M.D.
Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

11/2/2020Inclusive Interviewing: Managing Implicit Bias

Brian Shimamoto, M.A.
Department of Surgery, Organizational and Employee Development Manager
University of Colorado School of Medicine

10/26/2020Optimizing Renal Outcomes After Cardiac Surgery – Why Should This Matter?

Muhammad Aftab, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

10/26/2020Surgical Management of Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension

Christopher Scott, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

10/19/2020Advanced Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Congenital Heart Disease

Max Mitchell, M.D.
Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

10/19/2020Shock Index-Pediatric Age Adjusted (SIPA): A New Tool to Help In the Evaluation of the Injured Child

Shannon Acker, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

10/12/2020The Opioid Crisis: Its Interface with (Plastic) Surgery

Aaron Mason, M.D.
Associate Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

10/12/2020Lessons Learned Serving the Ethnic/Racial Minorities and the Vulnerable Underserved Patients

Fernando Kim, M.D.
Professor, Urology
Denver Health Medical Center

09/21/2020Ethical Issues in Surgical Practice

Whitney Jenson, M.D.
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

09/21/2020What’s Culture Got To Do With It? Exploring the Intersection of Diversity and Medicine

Brian Shimamoto, M.A.
Department of Surgery, Organizational and Employee Development Manager
University of Colorado School of Medicine

09/14/2020Optimizing Patients’ Health Before Surgery: Lessons from ACS Strong for Surgery and Rethinking Clinical Care Models during the Pandemic

Thomas K. Varghese Jr., M.D., M.S., F.A.C.S.
Executive Medical Director - Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah
Chief Value Officer - Huntsman Cancer Institute
Chief, Section of General Thoracic Surgery
Program Director, CardiothoracicSurgery Residency Program
University of Utah

04/13/2020Modeling COVID-19 in Colorado

Kathryn Colborn, Ph.D., MSPH 
Assistant Professor
Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado 

04/13/2020Implementing Personalized Medicine in the Academic Medical Setting: The Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine Experience

Kathleen Barnes, Ph.D. 
Director, Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine
Head, Division of Biomedical Informatics & Personalized Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine

04/06/2020Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections

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

04/06/2020Endoluminal Wound Vacuum for GI Perforation & Leaks

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

03/30/2020May You Live in Interesting Times

Steven Berkowitz, M.D. 
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Director, START Center
University of Colorado 

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11/26/2018 Anorectal Malformation – Everything You Wanted to Know but were Afraid to Ask
Andrea Bischoff, M.D. 
Associate Professor, Pediatric Surgery 
Children's Hospital Colorado​
11/5/2018 Robotics in Thoracic Surgery
Christopher Scott, M.D. 
Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
11/5/2018 Surgical Management of Constipation and Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Eliza Birnbaum, M.D. 
Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
10/15/2018 Peritoneal Metastases from Colorectal Cancer: Is a Cure Possible?
Steven Ahrendt, M.D. 
Professor, Surgical Oncology 
University of Colorado Hospital
10/15/2018 Surgical Management of Female Stress Urinary Incontinence in 2018
Janine Oliver, M.D. 
Assistant Professor, Urology 
University of Colorado Hospital
10/1/2018 Traumatic Brain Injury and Beta-Blockade: Beneficial?
Thomas Schroeppel, M.D. 
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery 
Memorial Hospital Central
10/1/2018 Sex Dimorphism In Trauma
Eric Peltz, D.O. 
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
9/24/2018 Oncoplastic Breast Surgery
Colleen Murphy, M.D. 
Assistant Professor, Surgical Oncology 
Lone Tree Breast Center
9/17/2018 Update on Mechanical Circulatory Support
Jay Pal, M.D., Ph.D. 
Associate Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
5/14/2018 Implicit Bias
Brenda Allen, Ph.D. 
Vice Chancelor for Diversity and Inclusion 
University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus
5/14/2018 Disaster Preparedness: Lessons Learned from the Crash of Asiana 214
Eric Campion, M.D. 
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery 
Denver Health Medical Center
5/7/2018 Adjuncts to Damage Control Safety
Ryan Lawless, MD 
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery 
Denver Health Medical Center
5/7/2018 Risk Factors in ACHD Redo Surgery: Strategies to Optimize Outcomes
David Campbell, MD 
Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery 
Children's Hospital Colorado
4/30/2018 Demographics of Intimate Partner Violence: It Doesn't Just Happen to Other People
Catherine Velopulos, MD 
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
4/30/2018 Palliative Care in the ICU: The Surgeon's Role
Barry Platnick, MD 
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery 
Denver Health Medical Center
4/23/2018 Extirpative Therapies for Hepatic Lesions
Carlton Barnett, MD 
Professor, GI, Trauma, & Endocrine Surgery 
VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System
4/23/2018 Surgical Education
Joyce Aycock, MD 
Associate Professor, Plastic Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
4/9/2018 Lawsuits, Notices of Claim, and Adverse Credentialing Decisions: Protecting Your Professional Reputation in a Complex Environment
Randall Meacham, MD 
Professor, Urology 
University of Colorado Hospital 

Alison Sorkin 
Associate General Counsel 
University of Colorado Health 

Steve Zweck-Bronner 
Senior Managing Associate University Counsel 
University of Colorado - Denver|Anschutz Medical Campus
4/9/2018 Tracheal Occlusion: Clues to Variable Clinical Outcomes & Unpredictable Lung Growth in Diaphragmatic Hernia
Rony Marwan, M.D. 
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Surgery 
Children's Hospital Colorado
4/2/2018 3-D Thoracoscopy and Laparoscopy
Fredric Pieracci, MD, MPH 
Associate Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery 
Denver Health Medical Center
4/2/2018 Diagnosis and Management of Hepatic Incidentaloma
Thomas Bak, MD 
Associate Professor, Transplant Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
3/26/2018 Operating Room Fires
Edward Jones, M.D. 
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma​, and Endocrine Surgery 
VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System
3/26/2018 The Changing Treatment of Valvular Heart Disease
David Fullerton, MD 
Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
3/5/2018 Surgical Anti-reflux Procedures: Where are we now?
Kevin Rothchild, MD 
Assistant Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
3/5/2018 The Impact of Technology on Abdominal Based Free Flap Breast Reconstruction
David Mathes, MD 
Professor, Plastic Surgery 
University of Colorado Hospital
2/26/2018 Willful Happiness in the Age of Burnout
​Paul Maroni, M.D. 
Associate Professor, Urology 
University of Colorado Hospital
2/26/2018 The Changing Management of Neonatal Lung Lesions
David Partrick, M.D. 
Professor, Pediatric Surgery 
Children's Hospital Colorado

 

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