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Surgery Grand Rounds 2017-2018

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This is a list of upcoming Surgery Grand Rounds for the 2017-2018 academic year. To see all talks for this year, including those that have already passed, view the complete list.


October 23, 2017

American College of Surgeons Conference - No Grand Rounds

October 30, 2017
13th Annual Alan R. Hopeman Lectureship in Cardiothoracic Surgery

Humanitarian Cardiac Surgery in Rwanda: Toward Achieving Sustainability

R. Morton Bolman, III, M.D.
Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Larner College of Medicine, University of Vermont

Resident Debate: "American Thoracic Surgical Residency Programs Should Include International Mission Trips"
Pro: Charles Cole, M.D. Chief Resident, Thoracic Surgery Residency Program
Con: Brendan Dewan, M.D. Chief Resident, Throacic Surgery Residency Program

November 6, 2017
John R. Lilly Memorial Lectureship in Surgery

Responsible Innovation in Surgery

Eric D. Skarsgard, M.D., M.Sc.
Surgeon in Chief
British Columbia Children's Hospital

November 13, 2017

Management of Head and Neck Melanoma

Nicole Kounalakis, M.D.
Associate Professor, Surgical Oncology
University of Colorado Hospital

Surgery for Coronary Artery Anomalies

James Jaggers, M.D.
Professor and Barton-Elliman Chair in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

November 20, 2017

Thanksgiving Week - No Grand Rounds

November 27, 2017

Update in Pediatric Trauma

Denis Bensard, M.D.
Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Denver Health Medical Center

Acute Type I Aortic Dissection: New Perspectives and Treatment Paradigms

Muhammad Aftab, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

December 4, 2017

Antimicrobial Stewardship and Sepsis Screening: What Surgeons Need to Know

Lisa Ferrigno, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor, GI, Truama, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

The Current State of Organ Preservation

Trevor Nydam, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Transplant Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

December 11, 2017

Update on Thyroid Cancer

Christopher Raeburn, M.D.
Associate Professor, GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

Translating Cancer Biology into Cancer Therapies

Dan Theodorescu, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Urology and Director, University of Colorado Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Colorado Hospital

December 18, 2017

Survival After Emergency Department Thoracotomy in Children

Ann Kulungowski, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Surgery
Children's Hospital Colorado

Advanced Imaging, What You Can't See Will Hurt Your Patients

Omid Jazaeri, M.D.
Associate Professor, Vascular Surgery
University of Colorado Hospital

December 25, 2017

Holiday Break - No Grand Rounds

January 1, 2018

Holiday Break - No Grand Rounds