Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds for Cardiovascular Medicine are held on Fridays at 8:00 a.m. in the East Campus Office Building (ECOB), La Jolla, Conference Room 1-001. See below for the schedule, and contact Lauren Kaufman, 858-657-5328, with questions.

 

September 2014

Friday, September 12, 2014

"Cardio-Oncology: A New Frontier in Clinical Medicine and a Novel Platform in Basic and Translational Investigation"

Dr. Javid Moslehi
Director, Cardio-Oncology Program
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Vanderbilt School of Medicine

Bruce Wilkoff, MD

Friday, September 19, 2014

"Pacemaker & ICD Infections: Detection, Prognosis, and Therapy"

Dr. Bruce L. Wilkoff
Director, Cardiac Pacing and Tachyarrhythmia Devices
Professor, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University


Friday, September 26, 2014

Journal Club- "TBD"

TBD
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

July 2012

Friday July 27th, 2012

"Alternatives to Warfarin Therapy: Integrating New Evidence into Clinical Practice"

Sanjay Kaul, MD
Division of Cardiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

September 2012

Stefan Anker, MD

Friday September 7th, 2012

"Cachexia-Spanning the Spectrum from Cancer to Heart Failure"

Stefan Anker, MD
Professor of Cardiology & Cachexia Research Department of Cardiology in the Charité, Campus Virchow-Klinikum Berlin, Germany

Alex Khalessi, MD

Friday September 17th, 2012

"Advancements in Treatment of Cerebrovascular Disease: Challenges and Opportunities"

Alex Khalessi, MD
Director of Endovascular Neurosurgery; Surgical Director of NeuroCritical Care; Assistant Professor of Surgery University of California, San Diego

Mike Gibson

Friday September 21th, 2012

Journal Club: "Results of FAME 2 Trial"

Journal Club - Mike Gibson

Stephen Ellis, MD

Friday September 28th, 2012

"Megatrends in Medicine and Cardiology 2012"

Stephen Ellis, MD
Professor of Medicine; Section Head, Invasive and Interventional Cardiology; The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cardiovascular Medicine

October 2012

Eugene Golts, MD

Friday October 5th, 2012

"Surgical Options for the Treatment of Descending Thoraciic Aorta"

Eugene Golts, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery; University of California, San Diego

Bradley Knight, MD

Friday October 12th, 2012

"The Totally Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator"

Bradley Knight, MD
Cooley Professor of Medicine; Feinberg School of Medicine; Northwestern University Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology; Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute; Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Dan Blanchard, MD

Friday October 19th, 2012

"3D Echo and Strain Imaging in the Assessment of LV Function"

Dan Blanchard, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine; Director, UCSD Cardiology Fellowship Program University of California, San Diego

James Kim

Friday October 26th, 2012

Journal Club: "Intra-aortic Balloon Support for Myocardial Infarction with Cardiogenic Shock"

Journal Club - James Kim, MD

November 2012

 Dr. Stuart Russell, MD

Friday November 2nd, 2012

Is doping beneficial, insights from exercise to heart failure?

Stuart Russell, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Heart Failure and Transplantation
Johns Hopkins Hospital

Dr. Thierry C. Gillebert, MD

Friday November 9th, 2012

Non-invasive Haemodynamics in Epidemiology.
The Asklepios study.


Thierry C. Gillebert, MD
Professor of Cardiology
Ghent University, Belgium

Brendan Daly, MD

Friday November 16th, 2012

Journal Club: RF Ablation vs. Drug Therapy as First Line Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

Brendan Daly, MD
UCSD Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow


Friday November 23rd, 2012

Cancelled (Thanksgiving)


Friday November 30th, 2012

Cancelled (UCSD Third Annual Cardiovascular Medicine Conference)

December 2012

Dr. Thomas Hemmen

Friday December 7, 2012

Molecular Imaging in Cardiovascular Medicine: Future Clinical Roles

Jonathan R. Lindner, MD
Associate Chief for Education, Cardiovascular Division
Oregon Health & Science University

Dr. Thomas Hemmen

Friday December 14, 2012

Intracranial Aneurysm and Septic Emboli Risk from TEE Proven Endocarditis

Thomas Hemmen, MD, PhD
Director, UCSD Stroke Center
Associate Professor, Department of Neurosciences
UC San Diego School of Medicine

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Friday December 21, 2012

Journal Club: Strategies for Multivessel Revascularization in Patients with Diabetes. Results from the FREEDOM trial.

Peter Morcos, MD
Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow

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Friday December 28, 2012

CANCELED - Christmas

January 2013

Dr. John Kellum

Friday, January 4, 2013

"Does hemofiltration still have a role in management of CRS (Cardio-Renal Syndrome)?"

John A. Kellum, MD, FCCM
Professor and Vice Chair for Research;
Director, Bioengineering and Organ Support Program;
Department of Critical Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Dr. Alan Maisel, MD

Friday, January 11, 2013

Out of the Desert: The case for using Biomarkers to Monitor and Guide treatment in Heart Failure

Alan Maisel, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, CCU and Heart Failure
University of California, San Diego

Dr. Sumeet S. Chugh, MD

Friday, January 18, 2013

Personalized Medicine for the Cardiac Patient: Are We There Yet?

Sumeet S. Chugh, MD
Pauline and Harold Price Professor
Associate Director, Heart Institute
Director, Heart Rhythm Center of Excellence
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Dr. Bradley Nelson, MD

Friday, January 25, 2013

Serelaxin: the next frontier in heart failure?

Bradley Nelson, MD
UCSD Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow

February 2013

Dr. Anker Stefen

Friday, February 1, 2013

Acute Heart Failure: What is the Role of the Emergency Department?

Peter S. Pang, MD
Associate Chief, Emergency Medicine
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine,
Department of Emergency Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Yang Xue, MD

Friday February 8th, 2013

Apixaban vs. Warfarin in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Yang Xue, MD
UCSD Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow

Dr. Anker Stefen

Friday, February 15, 2013

*Room location changed to ECOB 3-007 for this date only*

PCI Related Myonecrosis: Predictors & Implications.

Ehtisham Mahmud, MD, FACC, FSCAI
University of California, San Diego
Professor of Medicine; Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine;
Co-Director, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center; Director,
Interventional Cardiology and CV Cath Labs;

Dennis Bandyke, MD

Friday February 22nd, 2013

Vascular Lab Surveillance after Peripheral Angioplasty

Dennis Bandyk, MD
University of California, San Diego
Chief, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Professor of Surgery

March 2013

Dr. Mitul Patel, MD, FACC

Friday March 1st, 2013

Pre-Hospital STEMI Care: If Time is Muscle, How Are We Doing on Time?

Mitul Patel, MD, FACC
University of California, San Diego
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

Dr. Kenneth Ellenborgen

Friday, March 8, 2013

Advances in Cardiac Pacing

Kenneth Ellenbogen, MD
Kontos Professor of Cardiology
Chairman, Division of Cardiology
Virginia Commonwealth University

Dr. Barry Greenberg, MD

Friday, March 15th, 2013

Gene Therapy of Heart Failure

Barry Greenberg, MD
Professor of Medicine;
Director, Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program;
University of California, San Diego

Dr. Jamil Aboulhosn, MD

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Imaging to Plan for and Guide Trans-catheter Interventions in Patients with Congenital and Structural Heart Disease

Jamil Aboulhosn, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics Director, Ahmanson/UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center


Friday, March 29th, 2013

Canceled

Cesar Chavez Day

April 2013

Nick Kim, MD

Friday April 5th, 2013

Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension: Challenges and Opportunities

Nick Kim, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Director, Pulmonary Vascular Medicine
Director, Fellowship Program
University of California, San Diego

Dr. David J. Whellan, MD, MHS

Friday April 12th, 2013

Exercise Training in Heart Failure Patients: Where are We Running To?

David J. Whellan, MD, MHS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Assistant Dean for Clinical Research, Jefferson Medical College;
Jefferson Coordinating Center for Clinical Research;
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Sunil V. Rao, MD

Friday April 26th, 2013

Bleeding and Blood Transfusion Issues in Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease

Sunil V. Rao, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Duke University Medical Center
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Labs
Durham VA Medical Center

May 2013

Amir Schricker

Friday May 3rd, 2013

Journal Club: "Mechanisms of Initiation of Human Atrial Fibrillation"

Journal Club - Amir Schricker, MD

Gautam Lalani

Friday May 17th, 2013

Journal Club: "Cardiac EP: A Historical Perspective"

Journal Club - Gautam Lalani, MD

Tom Maddox

Friday May 24th, 2013

"Learning Health Care Systems & the VA CART Program"

Tom Maddox, MD
Cardiology, VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System; Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine; Associate Director, VA CART Program

Anna McDivit

Friday May 31st, 2013

Journal Club: "Mechanical Circulatory Support: A Review of the Literature and the UCSD Experience"

Journal Club - Anna McDivit, MD

June 2013

Friday June 7th, 2013

"Paradigm Shifts in Managing Atrial Fibrillation"

Sanjiv Narayan, MD
Professor of Medicine in Residence, UCSD; Director of Electrophysiology, San Diego VAMC; Co-Director, UCSD Electrophysiology Section; UCSD Institute for Computing Medicine

Arturo Dominguez

Friday June 14th, 2013

Journal Club: "Contrast Nephropathy: Optimal Prevention & Treatment"

Journal Club - Arturo Dominguez, MD

September 2013

Dr. Atul Malhotra, MD

Friday, September 13, 2013

"Sleep and the Cardiovascular System"

Dr. Atul Malhotra
Division Chief, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Director of Sleep Medicine
Kenneth M. Moser Professor, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Diego

Eric David Adler, MD

Friday, September 20, 2013

"How Soon is Now: Stem Cells for the Study and Treatment of Heart Disease"

Dr. Eric Adler
Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical Director of Heart Transplant & Mechanical Circulatory Support
Director, Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship Program
University of California, San Diego

Dr. Lawrence Ang, MD

Friday, September 27, 2013

Journal Club- "Low-Dose Colchicine for Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease"

Dr. Lawrence Ang
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

October 2013

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Friday, October 4, 2013

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds
Time: 7:30-8:30am
Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

"Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation: Pathoanatomy, Pathophysiology, and Indications for Surgical Correction"

Dr. Kirk L. Peterson
Professor of Medicine
Director Emeritus, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center
Deputy Dean, UC San Diego School of Medicine


Friday October 11, 2013

"Transcatheter Valve Technology in Congenital Heart Disease"

Dr. John Moore
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Chief, Section of Cardiology
Department of Pediatrics, UCSD School of Medicine
Director, Division of Cardiology
Rady Children's Hospital San Diego

Friday, October 18, 2013

Journal Club - "Does Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Truly BLOCK-HF?"

Dr. Gordon Ho
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Friday, October 25, 2013

"Advances in Electrocardiography, Mapping and Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia"

Dr. Edward Gerstenfeld
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Chief of Cardiac Electrophysiology
University of California, San Francisco

November 2013

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Friday, November 1, 2013

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds
Time: 7:30-8:30am
Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

"Multi-Modality Cardiovascular Imaging in Pre-Procedural Planning"

Dr. Joel Wilson
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Diego

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Friday, November 8, 2013

"Neurologic Optimization and Prognostication After Cardiac Arrest"

Dr. Navaz Karanjia
Assistant Professor of Neurosciences
Director, Neurocritical Care Program
Medical Director, Neuro-ICU
University of California, San Diego

Friday, November 15, 2013

"Fifty Years Studying Coronary Artery Disease"

Dr. William Roberts
Executive Director, Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute
Dean, A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education
Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Editor in Chief, The American Journal of Cardiology and Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings

Friday, November 22, 2013

Journal Club - "PROTECT AF and a Review of Left Atrial Appendage Closure"

Dr. David Cork
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow


Friday, November 29, 2013

Canceled

Thanksgiving

December 2013

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Friday, December 6, 2013

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds
Time: 7:30-8:30am
Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

"Pulmonary Endarterectomy: What are the Contraindications?"

Dr. Michael Madani
Professor of Surgery
Clinical Chief, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Director, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center - Surgery
University of California, San Diego

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Friday, December 13, 2013

Journal Club - "Cardiac-Resynchronization Therapy in HF with a Narrow QRS Complex"

Dr. Michael Gibson
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Dr. Pravin Shah, MD

Friday, December 20, 2013

"Management of Low Flow, Low Gradient Aortic Stenosis"

Dr. Pravin M. Shah
Chair, Medical Director
Hoag Heart Valve Center


Friday, December 27, 2013

Canceled

Christmas

January 2014


Friday, January 3, 2014

Canceled

New Year's

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Friday, January 10, 2014

"New Horizons in Endovascular AAA Repair"

Dr. John Lane
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
Director of Endovascular Surgery, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center
Chief of Vascular Surgery, La Jolla VA Hospital
University of California, San Diego

Friday, January 17, 2014

"Myocarditis 2014: Advances in Pathogenesis and Diagnosis"

Dr. Leslie Cooper, Jr.
Professor of Medicine
Director, Gonda Vascular Center
Mayo Clinic

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Friday, January 24, 2014

"Radiation in the Cath Lab"

Dr. Ryan Reeves
Interventional Cardiology Fellow
University of California, San Diego


Friday, January 31, 2014

Journal Club- "Door to Balloon Time and Mortality"

Dr. Tina Baykaner
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

February 2014

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Friday, February 7, 2014

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds
Time: 7:30-8:30am
Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"Novel Therapeutic Targets and Design of Clinical Trials for CVD and Aortic Stenosis"

Dr. Sam Tsimikas
Professor of Medicine
Director of Vascular Medicine
University of California, San Diego


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Friday, February 14, 2014

"Epidemiology and Outcomes Research in Cardiac Electrophysiology: How far have we come and where do we go from here?"

Dr. Jonathan Hsu
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Diego


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Friday, February 21, 2014

"History of Interventional Cardiology"

Dr. Michael Cowley
Professor of Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Friday, February 28, 2014

Journal Club "Bivalirudin: opening up new horizons?"

Dr. Anya Narezkina
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

March 2014

Friday, March 7, 2014

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds
Time: 7:30-8:30am
Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"Stroke Prevention in Patients with Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation: Individualized, Patient-Focused Treatment"

Dr. David Garcia
Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology
University of Washington School of Medicine

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Friday, March 14, 2014

"Genetics of Dilated Cardiomyopathy and 'Next Generation' Approaches to Assessment"

Dr. Kirk Knowlton
Professor of Medicine
Edith & William M. Perlman Chair
Chief of Cardiology
Vice Chair of Medicine for Laboratory Research
University of California, San Diego

Friday, March 21, 2014

"Renovascular Hypertension: A Review of Literature"

Dr. Jesse Naghi
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow


Friday, March 28, 2014

Canceled

Cesar Chavez Day

April 2014

Friday, April 4, 2014

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds
Time: 7:30-8:30am
Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"CTEPH Imitators: You may think it is a clot, but it is not"

Dr. Kim M. Kerr
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit- Thornton
University of California, San Diego

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Friday, April 11, 2014

"Blessed with a Big Heart: Genetics of Dilated Cardiomyopathy"

Dr. Matthew Taylor
Director Adult Medical Genetics Program
Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine
University of Colorado Denver


Friday, April 18, 2014

"Biomarkers in Heart Failure"

Dr. Yang Xue
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow


Friday, April 25, 2014

"Left Ventricular Non-Compaction: Current Controversy and New Insights"

Dr. Peter Morcos
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Chief Fellow

May 2014

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Friday, May 2, 2014

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds
Time: 7:30-8:30am
Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"Who gets what pump when? Surgical options in treating heart failure"

 

Dr. Victor Pretorius
Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery
University of California, San Diego

Friday, May 9, 2014

"Sports and Exercise Cardiology: A Review of Challenges and Guidelines"

Dr. Brendan Daly
UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

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Friday,May 16, 2014

"Developmental Clues to Cardiac Regeneration"

Dr. Hina Chaudhry
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

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Friday, May 23, 2014

"Kawasaki Disease and the Heart: What Adult Cardiologists Need to Know"

Dr. Lori Daniels
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Coronary Care Unit
University of California, San Diego

William Penny, MD

Friday, May 30, 2014

"Current Controversies in Antithrombotic Therapy"

Dr. William Penny
Professor of Clinical Medicine, UCSD
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories
VA San Diego Healthcare System

June 2014

Friday, June 6, 2014

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds
Time: 7:30-8:30am
Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"50 Years of Coronary Care: Paradigm, Invention and Application"

 

Dr. Stanley Rubin
Professor of Medicine, Emeritus
UCLA School of Medicine