2009 Grand Rounds

Surgical Grand Rounds are conducted every Wednesday at 7:15 A.M. in the 4th floor Old Clinic auditorium.

Mock Orals, coordinated by Dr. David Gerber
Benjamin Calvo, MD
UNC Surgical Oncology
Rob Maile, PhD
NC Jaycee Burn Center
No Grand Rounds
Thanksgiving Break
Hartwig Bunzendahl, MD, PhD
Wayne Overby. MD
UNC GI Surgery
Matt Ewend, MD
UNC Neurosurgery
Elizabeth Dreesen, MD
UNC Trauma/Critical Care
William Marston, MD
UNC Vascular Surgery
Current Management of Critical Limb Ischemia: Surgical, Endovascular, and Non-Interventional Management
C. Scott Hultman, MD
UNC Plastic Surgery
10/07/09Randy Kearns
NC Jaycee Burn Center
The 2009 Presidential Inauguration & the Disaster That Could Have Happened
09/30/09Dan von Allmen, MD
UNC Pediatric Surgery
Surgical Innovation and Collaboration on Tobacco Road
09/23/09Brett Sheridan, MD
UNC Cardiothoracic Surgery
Comparitively Efficacy Research: Best Mechanisms for Myocardial Revascularization in the Elderly
09/16/09Richard Sutherland, MD
UNC Urology
Pediatric Urology into Adulthood
09/09/09Tacuma Johnson and Megan Sopher
Carolina Donor Services
The Organ Donation Conversation as a Productive Component of End-of-Life Family Care
09/02/09Sean McLean, MD
UNC Pediatric Surgery
Pulmonary Hypertension and Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
08/26/09Jen Jen Yeh, MD
UNC Surgical Oncology
Surgery, Research, and Personalized Medicine
08/19/09Anthony Meyer, MD, PhD, et. al.Evacuation of the Operating Room
08/12/09Susan Martinelli, MD
Dept. of Anesthesiology
Jehovah Witness Patient Pre-Operative and Intra-Operative Management and Legal Implications
08/12/09Peggy Dietrich, MD
Dept. of Anesthesiology
Perio-Operative DNRS
08/05/09Thomas Egan, MD
UNC Cardiothoracic Surgery
Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury: An Innate Biological Mistake?
08/05/09Boming Dong, MD, PhD
UNC Cardiothoracic Surgery
Do Toll-Like Receptors Mediate IRI Through NO?
07/29/09George Sheldon, MD
UNC Surgery Admin
The Era of Surgeon Shortage
07/22/09Sivakumar Jaikumar, MD
UNC Neurosurgery
Treatment of Spinal Metastases:  An Overview
07/15/09Mark Koruda, MD, et. al.What We All Need to Know About SCIP
07/08/09Anthony Charles, MD
UNC Trauma/Critical Care
Surgery and Global Public Health: Can We Bridge the Gap?
06/24/09Bruce Cairns, MD
NC Jaycee Burn Center
An Update on Disaster Response in the Burn Center
06/17/09Anthony Meyer, MD, PhD
UNC Dept. of Surgery
Awards Presentation
06/10/09Brian Bednarski, MD
UNC Dept. of Surgery
The Importance of IKKα and NF-κB in the Chemoresistance of Sarcomas
06/10/09Aaron Garrison, MD
UNC Dept. of Surgery
Use of a Murine Model of Ileocecal Resection to Study Intestinal Stem Cells
06/03/09Russell Strong, MB, BS, FRACS
Queensland, Australia
The Surgical Implications of Hepatobiliary Anatomy
05/27/09Geoffrey Kohn, MD
UNC GI Surgery
The Outcomes of Research and the Research of Outcomes
05/20/09Lesley Marson, PhD, and Andrew Dobberfuhl, MS IV
UNC Urology
Neural Paths Regulating Pelvic Cross Talk
05/13/09Edward Cornwell III, MD
Howard University Hospital
Personal Reflections on Surgical History, Diversity, and the Evolved Mission of a Department of Surgery
05/06/09Leonard Furlow, MD
Univ. of Florida
What I Learned from Dr. Erle Peacock
04/29/09Jeffrey Walker, MD, and
Robt. "Brock" Goodwin, DO
UNC Trauma/Critical Care
To Close or Not to Close: That is the Question!  Moderated by Renae Stafford, MD
04/22/09Mark Farber, MD
UNC Vascular Surgery
Aortic Pathology and Management in 2009
04/15/09Timothy Weiner, MD
UNC Pediatric Surgery
Improving the Management of Pediatric Empyema
04/08/09Eric Halvorson, MD
UNC Plastic Surgery
Perforator Flap Breast Reconstruction
04/01/09Hong Jin Kim, MD
UNC Surgical Oncology
Role of Palladin in the Metastatic Behavior of Pancreatic Cancer
03/25/09Alexander Toledo, MD
UNC Transplant Surgery
Ethical Dilemmas in Living Donation
03/18/09Matthew Nielsen, MD
UNC Urology
Kidney Cancer 2009: Challenges and Opportunities
03/11/09Richard Feins, MD
UNC Cardiothoracic Surgery
Comprehensive Integrated Training in Cardiothoracic Surgery "Change You Really Can Believe In"
03/04/09John van Aalst, MD
UNC Plastic Surgery
Nothing But Skin and Bones: Tissue Engineered Solutions to Craniofacial Defects
02/25/09Raghid Bitar, MD
UNC GI Surgery
Diabetes: A Surgical Disease? From Banting and Best to Bariatrics
02/18/09Patricia Lange, MD
UNC Pediatric Surgery
Does Simulated Practice Still Make Perfect?
02/11/09Robert G. Berger, MD
Director of Medical Informatics
WebCIS and e-Chart: New Versions and Long-Range Plans
02/04/09Preston B. Rich, MD
UNC Trauma, Critical Care
Update on Novel Hemostatics Testing at UNC
02/04/09Christelle Douillet, PhD
UNC Trauma, Critical Care
Extracellular Nucleotides in Models of Ventilator-Induced Lung Injury
01/28/09Ben F. Calvo, MD
UNC Surgical Oncology
International Surgery
01/21/09John Birkmeyer, MD
Univ. of Michigan
Understanding and Reducing Variations in Surgical Applications
01/14/09Elizabeth Bullitt, MD
UNC Neurosurgery
Blood Vessel Trees from Medical Images: Clinical Applications
01/07/09Bruce A. Cairns, MD
Rob Maile, PhD
NC Jaycee Burn Center
Challenge and Innovation - Update of Research At NC Jaycee Burn Center


2008 Grand Rounds