Surgical Grand Rounds

Surgical Grand Rounds are conducted on the first and third Wednesday of every month at 7:15 A.M. in the 4th floor Old Clinic auditorium.

Upcoming Grand Rounds Presentation (.pdf)

Grand Rounds Disclosure Agreement (.ppt) (needs to be first and last slide for speaker)



David A. Gerber, MD
Chief of Abdominal Transplant Surgery

Compensation for Organ Donors: Living and Deceased


Megan Fuller, MD
General Surgery Chief Resident

Effect of Who Checklists on In-Hospital Mortality


Bruce A. Cairns, MD
Director, NC Jaycee Burn Center

Julia Malik, Laurel Kartchner, Brandon Linz
Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Students

Immune Dysfunction Following Burn Injury: Use of Animal Models to Elucidate Alterations in the Immune System


Charles B. Cairns, MD, FACEP, FAHA
Professor and Chair of Emergency Medicine at UNC

Time Makes a Difference to Everyone, Everywhere: Critical Opportunities in Emergency Care


Lewis Rubinson, MD, PhD
Director, Critical Care Resuscitation Unit in Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, MD

University of Maryland's Critical Care Resuscitation: High Quality Multi-Specialty Care for Critically Ill Patients with Immediate Need for Transfers


Scott Moore, MD
Sumayah Hargette, MD
General Surgery Residents

Long Term Effect of ASA on Colorectal Cancer

Treatment Options for Graves Disease


Lawrence T. Kim, MD, FACS
UNC Surgical Oncology

The Thyroid Nodule and Thyroid Cancer: Update in Diagnosis and Management

Booker T. King, MD FACS
Director, US Army Institute Surgical Burn Center
Fort Sam Houston, TX

The Spectrum of Combat Casualty Care

American College of Surgeons Surgical Health Care Quality Forum



Jessica Pretti, MD
Sumayah Hargette, MD
General Surgery Residents

Effect of Stitch Length on Wound Complications

Treatment Options for Graves Disease


Michelle C. Roughton, MD
Director of Microsurgery
UNC School of Medicine

Advances in Breast Reconstruction

William T. Adamson, MD
Division Chief, Pediatric Surgery
UNC School of Medicine

Massive Transfusion Protocols: From the Battlefield to EPIC

Benjamin E. Haithcock, MD
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Evaluation of the Pulmonary Nodule

Ashok Venkatarman, MD
General Surgery Resident

Biliary Tract Disease and Pregnancy


2013 Grand Rounds

2012 Grand Rounds

2011 Grand Rounds

2010 Grand Rounds

2009 Grand Rounds

2008 Grand Rounds

Reza Rahbar, MD

Division of GI Surgery