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12/19/2018 Nigel Mackman, PhD

John Parker Distinguished Professor
Division of Hematology/Oncology, UNC Department of Medicine

“Hemostasis and Thrombosis in Men and Mice”
11/14/2018 Chelsea Hutchinson, MD

Bailey Sanders, MD


“Surgical Care of Incarcerated Patients”

Mesh: A Brief History”


11/7/2018 Thomas Ivester, MD, MPH

Chief Medical Officer
Vice President of Medical Affairs


Peggy McNaull, MD

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
Associate Chief Medical Officer for Quality and Safety


UNC Medical Center & UNC Department of Surgery Quality Updates


10/31/2018 ACS Research Presentations

*NOTE: The recording starts a bit late.


Wayne Overby, MD

Associate Professor, UNC Hillsborough

“Risk Factors for Hernia Recurrence in Women of Child-Bearing Age”


Arielle Perez, MD

Assistant Professor, General and Acute Care Surgery

“Nationwide Analysis of Laparoscopic vs. Open Inguinal Hernia Repair”


Laura Purcell, MD

Research Resident

“In-Hospital Delays to Surgical Intervention is Associated with Increased Mortality for Emergent General Surgery Conditions at a Tertiary Hospital in Malawi “


Hussein Kassam, MD

Research Post-Doc

“Systemic Delivery of a Novel Fractalkine Binding Peptide Amphiphile Nanofiber to Target Injured Vasculature”


Luigi Pascarella, MD

Assistant Professor, Vascular Surgery

“Effect of Obesity on Patient Outcomes After

Aortobifemoral Bypass in the Treatment of Aortoiliac

Occlusive Disease”


Matthew Eagleton, MD

Professor of Surgery, Chief

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Massachusetts General Hospital

Sunita Srivastava, MD

Assistant Professor

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Massachusetts General Hospital


“Endovascular Aneurysm Repair: a Legacy of Failure or Opportunity?”
9/19/2018 Tim Farrell, MD

Professor, Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery

Director, Minimally Invasive Surgery

Sriram Machineni, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Director of UNC Medical Weight Clinic

Laurel Sisler, MSW, LCSW

Director, Tobacco Treatment Program

and Weight Management Program

“No Wrong Door: Coordinated Obesity Treatment at UNC”
9/12/2018 Melina R. Kibbe, MD
Colin G. Thomas Jr. Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
State of the Department of Surgery
9/5/2018 Gretchen Schwarze, MD, MPP

Associate Professor, Departments of Surgery and Medical History and Bioethics

University of Wisconsin

“What We Talk About When We Talk About Surgery”
8/29/2018 Arielle Perez, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Division of General and Acute Care Surgery

Director of the UNC Hernia Center

“Hernias and Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction”
8/22/2018 Christopher Klipstein, MD

Professor of Medicine

Director, Internal Medicine Clerkship

“Clinical Teaching: Some Tips and Tricks”
8/15/2018 Marco Patti, MD

Professor, Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery

Surgical Co-Director, Center for Esophageal Diseases and Swallowing

Director of the Simulation Laboratory

“Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Evaluation and Treatment”
8/8/2018 Peter Starek Visiting Lecturer

John Alverdy, MD

Sara and Harold Lincoln Thompson Professor of Surgery

Executive Vice Chair, Department of Surgery

University of Chicago

“Rethinking Anastomotic Leak, Ileus and SSI’s in the Era of Microbiome Sciences”
7/25/2018 John Buse, MD, PhD

Verne S Caviness Distinguished Professor

Chief, Division of Endocrinology

Co-Principal Investigator and Director,

NC Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute

Tim Carey, MD, MPH

Sarah Graham Kenan Professor of Medicine

Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology

Co-Principal Investigator NC Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute

“NC TraCS Institute: Resources for Translational Research”
7/18/2018 Myung Park, MD, MS

Associate Professor of Surgery
Associate Medical Director
Consultant-Division of Trauma, Critical Care and General Surgery
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

“Assessment of Trauma-Induced Coagulopathy”
7/11/2018 Richard Feins, MD
Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical Director, Perioperative Services
Janet Chadwick
Manager of Education and Quality, Perioperative Services
“Building the Academic Operating Room-The UNC Hospitals Surgical Tower”
6/6/2018 Jo Shapiro, MD

Director of the Center for Professionalism and Peer Support

Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School

Giving Feedback: the good, the bad and the ugly
5/16/2018 Chief Resident Presentations

Jared Gallaher, MD

Jonathan Black, MD

“What’s Blood Got to Do with It? The PROPPR Trial and Massive Transfusion in Traumatic Hemorrhage”

“IV Fluids: Does what we give matter”

5/9/2018 Scott Elton, MD
Division Chief and Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Jeyhan Wood, MD
Director of Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery
“Abnormal Head Shapes: Evaluation and Management of Plagiocephaly and Craniosynostosis”
5/2/2018 Raman Mahabir, MD, MSc
Mayo Clinic – Arizona
Breast Implant Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL): What We Need to Know
4/25/2018 Faculty Meeting
4/18/2018 John Lawrence, MD
President of Board of Directors at Doctors Without Borders
The Interplay of Surgery and Infectious Entities in Low Income Settings
4/11/2018 Clayton Tyler Ellis, MD, MSCR
Paul Kaminsky, MD, PhD
Chief Resident Presentations
4/4/2018 Robert J. Cerfulio, MD, MBA
Professor of Surgery at New York University
Optimizing and Measuring Work Life Balance and Valued Healthcare
3/28/2018 Faculty Meeting
3/21/2018 Ugwuji Maduekwe, MD
Assistant Professor at UNC Surgical Oncology
Management of Peritoneal Surface Malignancies
3/14/2018 Mary T. Hawn, MD
Professor and Chair at Stanford Surgery
Big Data and Precision Medicine: Promises and Pitfalls
3/7/2018 John Ikonomidis, MD
Chief at UNC Cardiothoracic Surgery
Traditional Research in Aortic Disease
2/28/2018 Thaddeus Puzio, MD
General Surgery Resident
Tyler Elkins-Williams, MD
General Surgery Resident
Resurgence of the REBOA Catheter

Surgical Treatment of Migraine Headaches

2/21/2018 No Grand Rounds
2/14/2018 Kamal Itani, MD
Chief of Surgery at VA Boston Health Care System
Designing a Career Trajectory: Identifying a Challenge and Rising to Prominence
2/7/2018 Surgery Resident Presentation
1/31/2018 No Grand Rounds
1/24/2018 Monica Morrow, MD
Chief of Breast Surgery Service at Cornell University
Changing Paradigms in the Local Therapy of Breast Cancer
1/23/2018 APP Meeting 1/23/2018 Surgery APP Meeting
1/17/2018 Ugwuji Maduekwe, MD
Assistant Professor at UNC Surgical Oncology
Management of Peritoneal Surface Malignancies
1/10/2018 No Grand Rounds
1/9/2018 APP Meeting 1/9/2018 Surgery APP Meeting
1/3/2018 AnnaMarie Connolly, MD
Vice Chair for Education Division of Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
Work Place Real-Time Feedback: Why Do We Care and How Do We Do It?