Medicine Grand Rounds

Every Friday at Noon Virtual on Zoom

Objective & Accreditation


The objective of this series is to inform physicians and other health care professionals of advances and their scientific basis across various fields within Internal Medicine.


The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Dr. Carethers, the planner for this activity, has no commercial relationship relevant to this activity.

Upcoming Grand Rounds

June 2021

  • 4-  Annual Schteingart Lecture- Martin Fassnacht, MD (University Hospital Würzburg)-"Adrenocortical Carcinoma - What Have We Learnt in the Last 18 Years?”
  • 11- Daniel Cronin, MD (UM Hosp Med)- "A Success Story of Innovation and Implementation in Health Care - The Michigan Medicine Multidisciplinary Endocarditis Team - featuring special guest discussants Dr. Megan Neils and Dr. Michael Deeb"
  • 18 - Annual Palliative Care Research Presentation- Thomas J. Smith MD, FACP, FASCO, FAAHPM (Johns Hopkins)- "Exciting Developments in Pain Control, Old and New"
  • 25-  Sandro Cinti, MD (UM ID)- "Update on COVID-19 Vaccine"

July 2021

  • 2-  No Seminar
  • 9- Norah Lynn Henry, MD, PhD (UM HemOnc)- "Symptom Management and Treatment Persistence in Hormone Receptor-Positive Breast Cancer"
  • 16- Owen Albin, MD (UM ID)-"New Tricks for an "Old Man's Friend": Rethinking the Role of Respiratory Cultures in Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia"
  • 23-  Elizabeth Viglianti, MD, MPH, MSc (UM Pulm/CritCare)- "Persistent Critical Illness: Looking Beyond the Initial Critical Illness"
  • 30- Salim Hayek, MD (UM CVC)- "From Biomarker to BioMaker: The Story of Soluble Urokinase Receptor (SuPAR) and Kidney Disease"

August 2021

  • 6-  John Allen, MD, MBA (UM GI)- "Macro and Microeconomics of our Health System"
  • 13- Philip Choi, MD (UM Pulm/CritCare)- "Compensated Complacency: Reframing our Conversations Around Chronic Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure"
  • 20- Rajan Ravikumar, MD (UM Allergy)
  • 27-  Megan Watson, MD- CMR "Morbidity & Mortality"