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Grand Rounds Archive

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology


Date ​Speaker ​Affiliation ​Topic​​
06/17/15 Faculty Meeting
07/15/15 Faculty Meeting
08/19/15 Faculty Mee​ting
09/09/15 Lauren A. Ross, MD Fellow Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Los Angeles County & University of Southern California Medical Center ​​ ​Vitamin D: A Vitamin for All Ages
09/16/15 Faculty Meeting ​​
09/23/15 Kaylin A Klie, MD MA Addiction Medicine Fellow Facul​ty, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado, S​chool of Family Medicine, Center for Dependency, Addiction and ​Rehabilitation Opioid Use and Abuse and the Care of the Perinatal Patient
09/30/15 Saketh R. Guntupalli, MD,
FACOG

Assistant Professor, Associate Fellowship Program Director, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine Sexual and Marital Dysfunction in Women with Gynecologic Cancer
10/07/15 Virginia Borges, MD, MMedSci Associate Professor, Medicine-Medical Oncology, University of Colorado School of Medicine ​​Pregnancy and Breast Cancer - 
Interactions of Risk and Management Review
10/14/15 Mira Aubuchon, MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health, University of Missouri Nuts and Bolts of Infertility Evaluation for Non-REIs
10/21/15 Faculty Meeting
10/28/15 Paul Nyirjesy, MD Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine The Perplexing Problem of Persistent Vaginitis
11/04/15 Rita Lee, MD Associate Professor University of Colorado Denver, Associa​​te Director for Community & Public Health/Epidemiology Mentored Scholarly Activity Program, Course Director LEADS Graduate Level Advocacy Elective, Co-Course Director The Healer’s Art Department of Medicine Division of General Internal Medicine Care of the Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Patient
11/11/15 Ellen Roy Elias, MD, FAAP, FACMG Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Genetics, Director, Special Care Clinic for Primary and Consultative Services, Children’s Hospital Colorado Update on Recommendations for Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Disease screening - there is more to know than Tay-Sachs!
11/18/15 Faculty Meeting
11/25/15 Thanksgiving Break
12/02/15 Nancy C. Chescheir, MD Editor-in-Chief Obstetrics and Gynecology, Professor University of North Carolina, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Maternal Mortality: Enough Already!
Co-Sponsored with Colorado Institute for Maternal & Fetal Health, Children’s Hospital Colorado 
12/09/15 Jeffrey L. Varnell, MD
Surgical Consultants of Aurora
Physician Risk Manager, COPIC Insurance
​Opioids: Liability, Safety & Risk Issues. Tools to Practice More Effectively
12/16/15 Faculty Meeting
12/23/15 Holiday Break
12/30/15 Holiday Break ​​​
01/06/16 David Cohn, MD Stuart M. Sloan and Larry J. Copeland Chair, Director Division of Gynecologic Oncology Gynecologic Cancer Research and Gynecologic Oncology Fellowship Program, Professor Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ohio State University College of Medicine ​  Cost Effective and Value Based Gynecologic Cancer Care
01/13/16 Linda Barbour, MD, MSPH, FACP
Professor of Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Divisions of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes and Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Co-Director Colorado Program for Nutrition and Healthy Development, Director OB Diabetes and Co-Director High Risk OB Clinics, University of Colorado School of Medicine
​  Update in Gestational Diabetes: Scant Facts, Abundant Opinion.

  Co-Sponsored with the University of Colorado School of Medicine Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes
01/20/16 Faculty Meeting
01/27/16 Yoel Sadovsky, MD Elsie Hilliard Hillman Chair of Women’s Health Research Professor of Ob stetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science and Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Scientific Director, Magee-Womens Research Institute Placental MicroRNAs and Pregnancy Health
02/03/16 ​Dennis J. Boyle MD ​Physician Risk Manager, COPIC Insurance, Associate Professor of Medicine in Rheumatology, Denver Health Medical Center, Assistant Dean Community Based Medical Education, University of Colorado School of Medicine​ Diagnostic Errors-Thinking Like Sherlock​
02/10/16 Faculty Meeting
02/17/16 Vail Week No Conference Scheduled
02/24/16 Maryam Guiahi, MD, MSc​​
​Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-General Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado School of Medicine The Impact of Catholic Healthcare Restrictions on Women's Healthcare Services and OB/Gyn Resident Training
03/02/16 Thomas Herzog, MD Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology Director, University of Cincinnati Cancer Institute University of Cincinnati Current Controversies & Critical Questions in Ovarian Cancer
03/09/16 Karlotta M. Davis, MD, MPH Professor of Clinical Practice, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology​, University of Colorado School of Medicine​​ How to Begin a Quality Improvement Project - Faculty QI Presentation
Anna Euser, MD
​Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellow, Instructor - GME, Obstetrics and Gynecology​, University of Colorado School of Medicine​​ Zika Virus: What we know and what we don’t know – Colorado and beyond - ​Fellows QI Presentation​​
03/16/16 Faculty Meeting
03/23/16 Eve Espey, MD, MPH
Resident Invited Grand Rounds Speaker​
Professor and Chair Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine Feminism, Family Planning and Public Health​
03/30/16 Eva Aagaard, MD Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine​ ​Effective Mentoring for Today's Academic Physicians
04/06/16 B​radley Corr, MD ​​Gynecologic Oncology Fellow, Instructor - GME, Obstetrics and Gynecology​, University of Colorado School of Medicine ​Bevacizumab induced hypertension: Incidence, resolution and compliance​ - ​​Fellows QI Presenta​tion​​
​​Rebecca Cohen, MD Family Planning Fellow, Instructor - GME, Obstetrics and Gynecology​, University of Colorado School of Medicine​​ ​Implementing a “Pregnancy of Unknown Location” Protocol - ​​Fellows QI Presentation​​
04/13/16 Brooke Winner, MD
Debate Grand Rounds Presenter
​​​Assistant Professor, Division of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Washington University School of Medicin​e Uterine Morcellation: Fact & Fiction - Power Morcellation Debate Affirmative Position
Sarah Appleton, MD​
Debate Grand Rounds Presenter
Assistant Professor, Division of General Obstetrics & Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Power Morcellation: The Great Debate - Power Morcellation Debate Opposing Position​
04/20/16 Faculty Meeting
04/27/16 Richard Legro, MD, FACOG Physician, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Public Health Sciences, Co-Leader, Participant and Clinical Interactive Resources (PCIR), Penn State Clinical and Translational Institute, Penn State College of Medicine Lifestyle Intervention as Treatment of Infertility: What is the Evidence​
05/04/16 Malgorzata Skaznik-Wikiel, MD Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Fellow, Instructor - GME, Obstetrics and Gynecology​, University of Colorado School of Medicine​​​ Ampicillin/Sulbactam for the Treatment of Chorioamnionitis - ​​Fellows QI Presentation​​
​Allison Faucett, MD Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellow, Instructor - GME, Obstetrics and Gynecology​, University of Colorado School of Medicine​​​
Do we Appropriately Counsel Patients with Elevated Blood Pressure Undergoing In Vitro Fertilization?  - ​​Fellows QI Presentation​​
05/11/16 Matthew Barber, MD Professor of Surgery & Fellowship Program Direc​tor Vice Chairman, Clinical Research, Ob/Gyn & Women's Health Institute Section of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University Innovations in Surgery: Lessons from Urogynecology​
05/18/16 Faculty Meeting
05/25/16 ​Thomas M. Gronow ​Chief Operating Officer, University of Colorado Hospital​ Leading Change in a Complex Environment
06/15/16 Faculty Meeting
 
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​Dat​​e ​Speaker ​Affliation ​Title
​09/10/14

Dr. Nia Mitchell, MD, M​S, MPH ​

​Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine,  University of Colorado Denver

ACOG: Treat Obesity

Providers: How?

Scientific Evidence for Weight Loss Programs Available for Referral

 

​09/17/14 ​Faculty Meeting
​09/24/14 Dr. Nicholas Behrendt, MD

Assistant Professor, MFM, Obstetrics and Gynecology​University of Colorado Denver

21st Century Obstetrics: Maternal-Fetal Surgery at the Colorado Institute for Maternal and Fetal Health
​10/01/14 Dr. Eli Adashi, MD, MS, CPE, FACOG

​Former Dean of Medicine and Biological Sciences, Brown University

 

​The US Multiple Births Epidemic 1967-2012: Iatrogenic, Demographic and Deve​lopmental Forces in Action

​10/08/14 ​Dr. John Hobbins, MD

​Professor, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Colorado Denver

 

Contemporary Management of Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR)

 

​10/15/14 ​Faculty Meeting
​10/22/14 Dr. Stephanie Teal, MD, MPH

​Professor, Family Planning, Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Colorado Denver

 

​Long Acting Reversible Contraception
​10/29/14 Dr. Paul Cook, PhD

​Associate Professor, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, University of Colorado Denver School of Nursing

 

The Challenge of Changing Health Behaviors: An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing

 

​11/05/14 Dr. Katherine Newton, PhD, MA 

​Director of Research and External Affairs, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington

 

MsFlash and Other Stories of Nonhormonal Management of Menopause Symptoms

 

​11/12/14 Laurel Wilson, BS, IBCLC, CCCE, CLE, CLD, CPPFE, CPPI

​Mother Journey, Centennial CO

 

The Interconnectedness of Breastmilk Exclusivity, Babyfriendly and Provider Promotion

 

​11/19/14 ​Faculty Meeting Cancelled
​12/03/14 Dr. William Grobman, MD, MBA

​Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Northwestern Prentice Hospital, Chicago, Illinois

 

VBAC: Data, Delusion, and Decision Making
​12/10/14 Dr. Nanette Santoro, MD

​Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Denver

 

Menopausal Hormone Therapy - 2014
​01/07/15 Dr. Michael Gendel, MD

​Medical Director Emeritus, Colorado Physician Health Program

The Legalization of Marijuana: What Doctors Need to Know
​01/14/15 ​Dr. Warren Hern, MD, MPH, PhD ​Director, Boulder Abortion Clinic, P.C., Associate Clinical Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado School of Medicine Late Abortion: Public Health Context and Clinical Issues
​01/21/15 ​Faculty Meeting
​01/28/15 ​Dr. Alison Edelman, MD, MPH

​Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health & Science University, Co-Director, Oregon Family Planning Fellowship Director, OCTRI Human Subjects Protection Program

Contraceptive Considerations in Obese Women
​02/04/15 Mark Fogg ​General Counsel, COPIC Insurance Company Electronic Medical Records: Discovery and Liability Issues
​02/11/15 Dr. Celeste St. John-Larkin, MD

​Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine

 

Pregnancy Related Depression and Anxiety: Update on Diagnosis and Treatment
​02/18/15 ​Vail Conference Week ​No Grand Rounds Scheduled
​02/25/15 ​Faculty Meeting
​03/04/15

​Dr. Eva Aagaard, MD


 

​Associate Professor, Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Denver Case Studies in Professionalism for the Ob/Gyn
​03/11/15 Dr. Kjersti Aagaard, MD, PhD ​Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Putting the Microbiome in MFM
​03/18/15 ​Faculty Meeting
​03/25/15

Dr. Lisa Goldthwaite, MD

 

​Fellow, Family Planning, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Denver Fellows QI Project: Management of Second Trimester Pregnancy Loss

​Dr. Leah Lamale-Smith, MD

 
​Fellow, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Denver Fellows QI Project: Thromboprophylaxis in the Obstetric Population
​04/01/15 Dr. Laurel Rice, MD

​Professor and Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

Cultural Competence: Work to be Done
​04/08/15 ​​Cristina Wood, MD, MS​ ​Assistant Professor/Obstetric Anesthesiologist, Clinical Director, OB Anesthesia, Maternal Fetal Care Unit, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus Nitrous Oxide in Ob/Gyn: A Blast from the Past!
​04/15/15 ​Faculty Meeting
​04/22/15 Dr. ​Malcolm Munro, MD, FRCS ​Clinical Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, California, Director of Gynecologic Services, Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles Medical Center, Los Angeles, California The FIGO Abnormal Uterine Bleeding Nomenclature and Classification: Infrastructure for education, research, and clinical care

​04/29/15 Dr. Aaron Caughey, MD, PhD ​Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology and Associate Dean, Women's Health Research and Policy, Oregon Health & Sciences University The Cesarean Epidemic; Etiologies, Outcomes, and Potential Solutions
​05/06/15

​Dr. Joe Hurt, MD, PhD

 
​Fellow, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Denver Quality Data for Quality Improvement: Accurate Reporting of Severe Obstetric Lacerations

Dr. Zain Al-Safi, MD

 
​Fellow, Reproductive Endocrinology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado Denver Fellows QI Project: Reviewing the adequacy of preconception counseling for patients with abnormal BMI: do we do it?
05/13/15 ​​Dr. Karen Lu, MD

​Professor and Chair, Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, Division of Surgery, University of Texas

​Progress in Ovarian Cancer Screening and Prevention
​05/20/15 ​Faculty Meeting
​05/27/15 Dr. Jandel Allen-Davis, MD ​Vice President, Government and External Relations, Kaiser Permanente Colorado Everything I Learned About Leadership, I Learned Taking Care of Patients
    
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​​​​Date ​Speaker Af​filiation ​Topic
09/07/16 Tom Peterson, MD, FAAP Vice President, Chief Safety Officer at SCL Health Understanding Human Error in Healthcare
09/14/16 M. Camille Hoffman, MD, MSCS Maternal Fetal Medicine, Denver Health
Assistant Professor, Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Department of Ob/Gyn, University of Colorado School of Medicine
What Are the Real Risks of Anti-Depressant Medications in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period?
09/21/16 Faculty Meeting
09/28/16 Matthew Rustici, MD Assistant Professor, Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pedia​trics, University of Colorado School of Medicine Teaching Procedural Skills
Kristina Tocce, MD Associate Professor, Division of Family Planning, Department of Ob/Gyn, University of Colorado School of Medicine
10/05/16 Julie S. Moldenhauer, MD Associate Professor, Department of Ob/Gyn, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Physician, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment
Maternal Implications of Maternal-Fetal Therapy
Co-Sponsored by the Colorado Institute for Maternal & Fetal Health
10/12/16 Tricia Huguelet, MD Assistant Professor, Division of General Ob/Gyn, Department of Ob/Gyn, University of Colorado School of Medicine Disorders of Sexual Development: The Role of the Gynecologist
10/19/16 Faculty Meeting
10/26/16 Carolyn Lefkowits, MD Assistant Professor, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Ob/Gyn, University of Colorado School of Medicine Palliative Care in Obstetrics & Gynecology
11/02/16 Jody Steinauer, MD, MAS Professor, Department of Ob/Gyn & Reproductive Sciences
Director, Innovating Education in Reproductive Health
Co-director, Fellowship in Family Planning at UCSF
Research Director, Kenneth J. Ryan Residency Training Program in Abortion and Family Planning
Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinical Research, San Francisco General Hospital
Shifting the learner’s perspective from “difficult patient” to valuable teacher.
11/09/16 Ronald D. Alvarez, MD Chair, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center Cervical Cancer – Evolution of Prevention and Treatment
11/16/16 Faculty Meeting​
11/23/16 Holiday Break
11/30/16 Brenda A. Bucklin, MD Professor, Associate Director of Obstetric Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Colorado School of Medicine The Leading Articles in 2015-16 from Obstetrics and Obstetric Anesthesia that will Influence Your Practice
12/07/16 Terri Nishimoto PT, CLT Co-Owner and Co-Founder, N2 Physical Therapy The Role of Physical Therapy in Obstetrics and Gynecology
12/14/16 Micol S. Rothman, MD Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Associate Practice Director, Endocrine Clinic, University of Colorado Hospital
Clinical Director Metabolic Bone Program Anschutz Medical Campus
Diagnosis and Treatment of Osteoporosis
12/21/16 Faculty Meeting
12/28/16 Holiday Break
01/04/17 Annie Moore, MD, MBA Medical Director, Patient Coordinated Services
Associate Professor, General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Update in Integrative Health in the Care of Women
01/11/17 David Miller, MD Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chief, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
Amy and Vernon E. Faulconer Distinguished Chair in Medical Science
Dallas Foundation Chair in Gynecologic Oncology
Progress in Endometrial Cancer
01/18/17 Faculty Meeting
01/25/17 Shanta M. Zimmer, MD Associate Dean of Diversity and Inclusion
Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Got Bias?
Of course we do; now what?
02/01/17 Hyagriv Simhan, MD, MS Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Executive Vice Chair, Obstetrical Services
Division Director, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and Medical Director, Obstetrical Services at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Periviable preterm birth
02/08/17 John Kingdom, MD, FRCSC, FRCOG, MRCP Gordon C Leitch Chair and Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
University of Toronto
Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute
Mount Sinai Hospital
Screening, Diagnosis and Management of Placental Dysfunction
02/15/17 Faculty Meeting
02/22/17 Vail Week
03/01/17 Emre U Seli, MD Professor and Chief, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
Director of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Fellowship Program
Medical Director of Yale Fertility Center, Director of Egg Donation and Gestational Surrogacy Program
Yale School of Medicine
Mitochondria and Assisted Reproduction:
Possibilities for Testing and Treatment
03/08/17 Jeff Varnell, MD Physician Risk Manager, COPIC Insurance Would you defend this complication? Challenges in Gynecologic Surgery
03/15/17 Faculty Meeting
03/22/17 Natalia Grindler, MD Fellow, Advanced Reproductive Medicine
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
OBGYN residents and faculty are LEAST likely to screen for environmental exposures: results from OBGYN Screening for Environmental Exposures (OSEE)
Fellows QI Presentation
Aaron Lazorwitz, MD Fellow, Family Planning
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Emergency Contraception in UCH AOP Women's Clinic
Fellows QI Presentation
03/29/17 Michael Frumovitz, MD, MPH Associate Professor and Fellowship Director
Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Fertility Sparing Approaches for Gynecologic Malignancies
Resident Invited Speaker
04/05/17 Laura E. Riley, MD Vice Chair, Obstetrics
Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Septic and Pregnant: A practical approach to diagnosis and treatment
04/12/17 Jennifer Pitotti, MD Fellow, Family Planning
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Colorado, School of Medicine
IUD Practices Among University of Colorado OB/GYN Providers​
Rebecca Jessel, MD Fellow, Maternal Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Colorado, School of Medicine
Obstetrical Anal Sphincter Injuries (OASIS)
04/19/17 Faculty Meeting
04/26/17 Georgina Cheng, MD Fellow, Gynecologic Oncology
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Colorado, School of Medicine
Improving patient outcomes by integrating outpatient and inpatient care teams: Implementing an Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) pathway
Amy Hermesch, MD Fellow, Maternal Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics ​& Gynecology
University of Colorado, School of Medicine
Safe Reduction of Cesarean Delivery at University of Colorado Hospital​
05/03/17 Ayman Al-Hendy, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACOG Director of Interdisciplinary Translational Research
Assistant Dean for Global Translational Research
Professor and Director Division of Translational Research, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Medical Treatment of Uterine Fibroids
05/10/17 Cheryl B. Iglesia, MD FACOG Director, Section of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Professor, Departments of Ob/Gyn and Urology
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Cosmetic Gynecology and the Quest for the Perfect Vagina
4th Annual William B. Goddard Endowment Lecture
05/17/17 Faculty Meeting
05/24/17 William Cook, MHA President & CEO, University of Colorado Hospital UCH Growth in Metro Denver​
05/31/17 Holiday Break
06/07/17 David McIntyre, MD Professor, Mater Research Institute
Conjoint Head, Mater Clinical Unit
Beyond the OGTT: New Risk Engine Approach to Identify ‘GDM’ Mothers at Risk for Adverse Outcomes
Edocrine Grand Rounds (8:00-9:00am, Hensel Phelps West Auditorium, RC1 North)
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