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Grand Rounds Calendar

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Unless otherwise noted, sessions are held once per month on Thursdays at 4 PM via Live Zoom (link to be provided in advance).

Academic Year 2021 - 2022

September 22, 2021
"Telemedicine in the COVID-19 Era: Where Do We Go From Here?"
Presented by
Ateev Mehrotra, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Health Care Policy and Medicine
Harvard Medical School

October 20, 2021
"Estimating the Causal Effect of Policy Interventions in the Presence of Spillovers"
Presented by
Nandita Mitra, PhD
Co-director of the Center for Causal Inference
Chair of the Graduate Group in Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Vice Chair of Faculty Professional Development in the Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
Professor of Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Academic Year 2020 - 2021

September 24, 2020 *PLEASE NOTE SESSION TIME CHANGE TO 4:30 PM*
“What’s in a (Department) Name? The Emergence of Population Health Sciences in Academic Medicine”
Presented by Rainu Kaushal, MD, MPH - Moderator
Senior Associate Dean, Clinical Research
Chair, Population Health Sciences Department
Nanette Laitman Distinguished Professor of Population Health Science

Bruce Schackman, PhD, MBA
Executive Vice Chair, Population Health Sciences Department
Saul P. Steinberg Distinguished Professor of Population Health Sciences

Dhruv Khullar, MD,MPP
Assistant Professor of Population Health Sciences
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Geraldine McGinty, MD, MBA
Chief Strategy Officer, Weill Cornell Medicine Physicians Organization
Associate Professor of Clinical Population Health Sciences
Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology

Mark Weiner, MD
Deputy Chief Information Officer for Health Research Analytics
Professor of Clinical Population Health Sciences
Professor of Clinical Medicine

October 22, 2020 *PLEASE NOTE SESSION TIME CHANGE TO 4:30 PM*
“Title to be determined”
Helen Burstin, MD, MPH, MACP
Chief Executive Officer
Council of Medical Specialty Societies (CMSS)

November 19, 2020
Regulatory science, clinical research and public health: What can we learn from the medical device ecosystem?"
Danica Marinac-Dabic, MD, PhD, MMSc, FISPE
Associate Director, Office of Clinical Evidence and Analysis
Center for Devices and Radiological Health
FDA Food and Drug Administration

December 17, 2020
The evolution, durability of immunity to reinfection, and seasonality of SARS-CoV-2"
Jeffrey Townsend, PhD
Elihu Professor of Biostatistics
Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Yale School of Medicine

January 21, 2021
Does Diversity Matter for Health? Investigating Demand for Preventive Health Care Among African-American Men
Marcella Alsan, MD, MPH, PhD
Professor of Public Policy
Harvard Kennedy School

February 18, 2021
My Reflections on 30 Years of Community-Based Research with People who Inject Drugs"
Ricky Bluthenthal, PhD
Associate Dean for Social Justice
Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine and the Institute for Prevention Research
University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine

March 18, 2021
Building a Laboratory to Examine State Medicaid Policies to Address the Opioid Crisis
Julie Donohue, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Health Policy and Management
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health

April 28, 2021
Community-Engaged Interventions to Achieve Health Equity for Black Men: The Power of the Barbershop
Joseph Ravenell, MD, MS
Associate Dean of Diversity Affairs and Inclusion
Professor of Medicine and Population Health
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

May 20, 2021
Designing and Testing Home-Based Cervical Cancer Screening: Results From a Collaborative Academic-Embedded Delivery System Pragmatic Randomized Trial
Diana Buist, PhD, MPH
Senior Investigator and Director of Research and Strategic Partnerships
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute

June 17, 2021
Getting Into the Weeds: Opportunities and Cautions in International Health Systems Comparisons
Peter Cram, MD, MBA
Senior Scientist, TGHRI
Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Sinai Health System and University Health Network
Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Toronto

September 22, 2021
Telemedicine in the COVID-19 Era: Where Do We Go From Here?
Ateev Mehrotra, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Health Care Policy and Medicine 
Harvard Medical School

October 20, 2021
“Telemedicine in the COVID-19 Era: Where Do We Go From Here?
Nandita Mitra, PhD
Co-director of the Center for Causal Inference
Chair of the Graduate Group in Epidemiology and Biostatistics
vice chair of faculty professional development in the Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics
Professor of Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Academic Year 2019 - 2020

September 18, 2019
“Towards AI-driven Precision Medicine”
Presented by Olivier Elemento, PhD, MS
Director of the Englander Institute for Precision Medicine
Associate Director of the Institute for Computational Biomedicine

Professor of Physiology and Biophysics
Professor of Computational Genomics in Computational Biomedicine
Walter B. Wriston Research Scholar
Weill Cornell Medicine

October 16, 2019
“Extracting Information from Clinical Text for Secondary Use Applications”
Presented by Meliha Yetisgen, PhD
Associate Professor, Biomedical & Health Informatics
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics
University of Washington

December 18, 2019
“Turning an Academic Medical Center into a Learning Health System: Challenges and Opportunities”
Presented by Leora Horwitz, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Population Health
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Director, Center for Healthcare Innovation and Delivery Science
NYU Langone Health

January 22, 2020
"Sharing Information, Sharing in Decisions: Challenges to Patient Involvement in Their Medical Decisions"
Presented by Angela Fagerlin, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Population Health Sciences
University of Utah Health

February 19, 2020
“Oops! I Placed an Order on the Wrong Patient”
Presented by Jason S. Adelman, MD, MS
Chief Patient Safety Officer and Associate Chief Quality Office
Columbia University Irving Medical Center
NewYork-Presbyterian 

March 18, 2020
"Wearable and Implantable Technology (WIT) with Biopharmaceutical Applications"
Presented by Ciprian M. Crainiceanu, PhD
Professor, Department of Biostatistics
Johns Hopkins University

April 22, 2020
"Medicaid Expansion, Disparities, and Health Outcomes"
Presented by Benjamin D. Sommers, MD, PhD
Professor of Health Policy and Economics
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

 

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