Grand Rounds archive

Grand Rounds archive September 2015 - May 2018 with links to Youtube videos

September 3, 2015
Bruce Friedman, MD
Professor Emeritus
Department of Pathology
University of Michigan
 

“Integrated Diagnostics and Integrated Diagnostic Servers: A New Direction for Pathology Information“

September 16, 2015
Gary S. Stein, PhD
Co-Director, University of Vermont Cancer Center
Chair, Department of Biochemistry
University of Vermont
 

“The Architecturally Dynamic Genetic and Epigenetic Landscape of Cancer Biology and Pathology”

September 23, 2015
H. Brent Clark, MD, Phd
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 

"Pathology and Pathogenesis of Degenerative Ataxias: 25 Years and Counting"

September 30, 2015
Rafael Bejar, MD, PhD
Department of Medicine
University of California, San Diego
 
October 7, 2015
"Review of Spindle Cell Lesions of the Breast"

Prachi Raut
Pathology Resident (PGY-5)
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 

“Clinical Genetics of Myelodyplastic Syndromes” 

October 20, 2015
Brynn Levy, MSc (Med), PhD, FACMG
Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology
Director, Clinical Cytogenetics Laboratory
Co-Director, Division of Personalized Genomic Medicine
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University Medical Center
& the New York Presbyterian Hospital
 

"Fundamental Aspects of Noninvasive Prenatal Screening (NIPS)" 

October 21, 2015
Sarah Drawz, MD, PhD
PGY4 Resident
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 

"E. coli ST131: A Pandemic Multidrug-Resistant Clone in Our Own Backyard"

November 11, 2015
Rashmin Savani, MD
Professor and Chief of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
UT Southwestern Medical Center
 

“Hyaluronan and its Receptor RHAMM in Acute Lung Injury”

December 9, 2015
Fang Fan, MD, PhD
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Kansas Medical Center
 

"Evaluating and Reporting Breast Cancer After Neoadjuvant Therapy--Generating a Meaningful Pathology Report" 

December 16, 2015
Etty (Tika) Benveniste, PhD
Alma B. Maxwell UAHSF Endowed Chair
Chair, Department of Cell, Development and Integrative Biology
Senior Associate Dean for Research
School of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham
 

“The Role of Protein Kinase CK2 in Cancer and Autoimmunity”

January 6, 2016
Evan Sell, MD
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota 
 

"Toward Rationality in Thyroid Nodule Management"

January 20, 2016 
Lynn D. Cornell, MD
Associate Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Medical Center, Rochester MN 
 

“Kidney Transplant Protocol Biopsies: Lessons Learned” 

January 27, 2016
M. Celeste Simon, PhD
Scientific Director and Investigator
Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute
Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
 

“Hypoxia, Metabolism and Progression”

February 3, 2016
Shifteh Vahidi, MD, PGY4
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 

"Malignant Mesothelioma: An Update"

February 10, 2016
Marie Steiner, MS, MD
Professor of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology,
Pediatric Critical Care, University of Minnesota
 

"Clinical Effects of Red Cell Storage Duration Study in Cardiac Surgery Patients: Results of RECESS”

February 17, 2016
Jason N. Berman, MD, FRCPC, FAAP, MSc
Clinician Scientist in Pediatric Oncology
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Department of Microbiology & Immunology and Pathology
Staff Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist, IWK Health Centre Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine
IWK Health Centre
 

"Gone Fishin’: Evolution of the Zebrafish as a Comprehensive Tool in Cancer Research"

March 2, 2016
David Cartwright, MD
Molecular Genetics Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 

"Utilizing Cytology Preps in the Molecular Diagnostic Lab" 

March 9, 2016
Rebecca Johnson, MD
Chief Executive Officer
American Board of Pathology
Board Certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Hematopathology, and Immunopathology. 
Former Trustee of ABP from 2002-2012
 

“American Board of Pathology Continuing Certification Update 2016”

March 16, 2016
Derek Radisky, PhD
Associate Professor of Cancer Biology
Cancer Basic Science
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL
 

"Epithelial and Stromal Alterations that Identify Progression from Benign Breast Disease to Cancer"

March 23, 2016

Jamie Boone, DO
Hematopathology Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota

"Intra-tumor Heterogeneity and Molecular Testing in Colorectal Carcinoma"

March 30, 2016
Mohammed El Hag, MBBS
Surgical Pathology Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 
 
April 13, 2016

Andrew Evans, MD, PhD, BSc, Associate Professor, Pathology, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Toronto

"Digital Pathology for Clinical Uses: Overcoming Barriers of Adoption

April 20, 2016
Josh Lang, MD
Assistant Professor, Hematology and Oncology
Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
University of Wisconsin
 
 
April 27, 2016
Jesse Seegmiller, PhD
Clinical Chemistry Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 
"Applying Mass Spectrometry in Laboratory Medicine and Pathology"
 
May 4, 2016

Aliyah Sohani, MD
Hematopathology Service, Department of Pathology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

"Pathology and Global Health: Supporting Diagnosis and Discovery in Resource Challenged Settings"

May 11, 2016
Hari Koul, PhD
Chair and Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Carroll W. Feist Endowed Chair in Cancer
Louisiana State University
 

 

May 18, 2016
Michael Wendt, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Purdue University
 
 
 
Sept 7, 2016
Matthew Meredith, PhD
Cytogenetics Fellow
University of Minnesota

"Genomic characterization of T-ALL:  A TALL order"

 

Sept 14, 2016
Kanishka Sircar, MD
Associate Professor
Genitourinary Pathology
Division of Pathology/Lab Medicine
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas  

"Renal cell carcinoma:  tumor grading and oncocytic neoplasms"

 
Sept 21, 2016
Raj Mody, MD
Medical Director
Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Prevention and Control Division
Minnesota Department of Health
St Paul, Minnesota 

"Zika virus update"

 
Sept 28, 2016
Simon Raphael, MD, FRCPC
Professor and Anatomic Pathology Program Director
University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada

"Hospital mergers"

 
Oct 5, 2016

 

Gabor J. Tigyi, MD, PhD
Professor of Physiology, UTHSC
Professor of Physiology and Chemistry
University of Memphis
Harriet S. Van Vleet Chair in Oncology Research
Associate Director for Basic Science
UT Cancer Institute
Memphis, Tennessee 

“Targeting tumor invasion, therapeutic resistance, and the metastatic niche via the Autotoxin–LPA receptor axis”

 

Oct 12, 2016
Lili-naz Hazrati, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Pediatric Pathology
Pediatric Laboratory Medicine
Toronto General Hospital
University of Toronto, Canada

"Tackling concussion beyond Hollywood"

Oct 19, 2016  
Matthew Katus, MD
Surgical Pathology Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota 

"Sellar and Parasellar Tumors: The University of Minnesota Medical Center Experience"

 
Oct 26, 2016
David L. Murray, MD, PhD
Consultant and Co-Director of Protein Immunology Laboratory
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota  

“Beyond electrophoresis: A new look at circulating immunoglobulins”

 
Nov 2, 2016
Ganesh Raj, MD, PhD
Associate Professor Urology
University of Texas Southwestern
Dallas, Texas

"Novel agents in therapy-sensitive and therapy- resistant breast and prostate cancer"

 
Nov 9, 2016
Timothy Moss, MD, PhD
Molecular Genetics Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota

"Manipulating the link between hemihyperplasia and cancer"

 

Nov 16, 2016

Raquel Walsh Jahnke, DO

Hematopathology Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota

"Red cell alloimmunization rates in patients undergoing cord blood versus peripheral blood and bone marrow transplant: a historial perspective"

 
Nov 23, 2016
No Grand Rounds

 

November 30, 2016
Karen Frank, MD, PhD
Chief, Microbiology Service
Department of Laboratory Medicine
NIH Clinical Center Senior Staff
Bethesda, Maryland

"The spread of resistant gram negative bacteria"

 

Dec 7, 2016
Sharon E. Plon, MD, Ph.D. 
Professor of Pediatrics - Oncology and Molecular and Human Genetics
Director of the Neurofibromatosis Clinic and Cancer Genetics Clinical and Research Programs
Texas Children's Hospital
Baylor College of Medicine
Sponsored by the LMP Division of Molecular Pathology and Genomics 

"Implementing clinical whole exome sequencing for the care of children with Mendelian disorders and cancer"

 
Dec 14, 2016
Paraic Kenny, PhD
Dr. Jon and Betty Kabara Endowed Chair in Precision Oncology 
Director, Kabara Cancer Center Research Laboratory
Gundersen Medical Foundation
La Crosse, Wisconsin

"Novel approaches to target Amphiregulin, a key mediator of estrogen action in breast cancer"

 

Dec 21, 2016
Miro Sekulic, MD, PGYIV
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 

 

Jan 11, 2017
Ioana Moisini, MD, PhD
Cytopathology Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota  
 
 
Jan 18, 2017 
Mahmoud Khalifa, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair
Division of Anatomic Pathology
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota 
 
 
Jan 25, 2017
Scott Gilles, MD, PGYIV
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota 
 
 
Feb 1, 2017
Crystal Cordell, MD
Surgical Pathology Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 
 
 
Feb 8, 2017
 
Elizabeth Courville, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota 
 
 
Feb 15, 2017
Kenneth Van Golen, PhD
Associate Professor and Senior Research Scientist
the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center
University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware
 
 
Feb 22, 2017
Maryam Shahi, MD
AP/CP Resident, PGY-5
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 
 
March 1, 2017
Susan Berry, MD 
Division Director for Genetics and Metabolism
Department of Pediatrics 
University of Minnesota 
 
 
March 8, 2017 
Jonathan Irish, PhD
Assistant Professor
Cancer Biology
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, Tennessee  
 
March 15, 2017
Michael T. Lewis, PhD
Associate Professor
Breast Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas
 
 
March 22, 2017 
Stephanie Kinney, MD
Blood Bank Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 
 
March 29, 2017 
Danni Li, PhD
Assistant Professor and Director
Clinical Chemistry
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 
 
April 5, 2017
Deborah E. Powell, MD
Director of Medical Student Education
Dean Emerita and Professor 
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology 
 
 
April 12, 2017
Shijie Sheng, PhD
Professor, Department of Pathology
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, Michigan

"Dysregulation of intrinsic epithelial differentiation control in tumor progression and drug response"

 
April 19, 2017
Ann Parr, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery 
Assistant Professor, Stem Cell Institute
Medical School, University of Minnesota
 
 
April 26, 2017
Ricardo V. Lloyd, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, Wisconsin
 
 
May 3, 2017
Scott Kaufmann, MD, PhD
Professor of Oncology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota
 
“BAK, BCL2 and the response to anticancer therapy”
 
May 10, 2017
Ronny Drapkin, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
 
 
May 17, 2017
Tom Gdniak, PhD
Blood Bank Fellow
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota 
 
 
May 24, 2017
Christopher Crum, MD
Professor, Harvard Medical School
Division Chief, Women’s and Perinatal Pathology
Boston, Massachusetts     
 
 
May 31, 2017
Betsy Hirsch, PhD
Professor, Division of Molecular Pathology and Genomics
and Michelle Dolan, MD
Associate Professor, Division of Molecular Pathology and Genomics
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology 
University of Minnesota 
 

"The H-index: Harnessing the Power of 1 (or 2)"

 

September 6, 2017

Todd E. Druley, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Hematology and Oncology
Washington University School of Medicine 
St. Louis, Missouri

"Improving minimal residual disease detection via error-corrected DNA and RNA sequencing"

 Sponsored by the Division of Molecular Pathology and Genomics

September 13, 2017

Lydia Pleotis Howell, MD
Professor and Chair
Pathology and Laboratory Medicine 
University of California – Davis

Growing Our Own in Academic Pathology:  Faculty Development, Leadership and Diversity 

 

September 20, 2017

Haodong Xu, MD, PhD
Professor
Department of Pathology
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Updates in lung cancer classification and staging" 

 

September 27, 2017

Ellen J. Beswick, PhD
Assistant Professor
Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
School of Medicine
University of New Mexico

"G-CSF in colorectal cancer: compelling good cells to behave badly"

 

October 4, 2017

James R. Wright, Jr., MD, PhD
Professor
Departments of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Paediatrics
University of Calgary/Alberta Health Services – Calgary
CANADA

"The Calgary Laboratory Services Clinical and Academic Mode"

 

October 11, 2017

Feng Vankee Lin, PhD, RN
Assistant Professor 
School of Nursing 
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York

"Mechanistic discovery for neuroplasticity-based behavioral interventions among groups at risk for Alzheimer's disease"

 

October 18. 2017
Peter B. Bitterman, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Vice Chair for Research
Associate Director, M.D./Ph.D. Program
University of Minnesota Medical School
 

 

October 25, 2017

Brendan F. Boyce, MBChB
Professor 
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
School of Medicine and Dentistry
University of Rochester
Rochester, New York

The pathology and biology of skeletal and extra-skeletal osteoclast-rich lesions

  

November 1, 2017
Lucian R. Chirieac, MD
Associate Professor 
Pathology
Harvard Medical School 
Boston, Massachusettes
 

  

November 8, 2017

Bernard Weissman, PhD
Professor 
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and 
Pediatrics 
Cancer Genetics
University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

"The role of SWI/SNF complex mutations in human tumor development"

 

November 15, 2017
Heather Stefanski MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant
University of Minnesota 

"Improving immunity post bone-marrow transplant"

 
November 22, 2017

No Grand Rounds

 

November 29, 2017

David Masopust, PhD
Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology 
University of Minnesota Medical School 
Minneapolis, MN 

 

December 6, 2017

Alan T. Remaley, MD, PhD
Senior Investigator
Lipoproteiin Metabolism Section 
NHLBI, National Institutes of Health 
Bethesda, Maryland

"Hypertriglyceridemia and novel apoC-II mimetic peptide treatment"

 
December 13, 2017

Sean Davidson, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair of Research
Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry & Microbiology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati

"High density lipoprotein: A structured platform for cardiovascular and immune functions"

 
December 20, 2017

Anthony A. Killeen, MD, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
Medical School, University of Minnesota 
Minneapolis, Minnesota

"Lowering the bar for blood pressure goals: The SPRINT hypertension trial"

 

January 10, 2018
Katie Sackett, DO, MS
PGY-4
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota

"An analysis of post-transplant back-type formation: Comparing cord blood, peripheral blood, and bone marrow sources"

 

January 17, 2018 
Jason Locasale, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology & Cancer Biology
Duke Center for Genomic & Computation Biology
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina

“Cancer metabolism and epigenetics”

 

January 24, 2018
Kevin Ha, DO
PGY-4
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 

 

January 31, 2018
Lon R. White, PhD
Clinical Professor, Geriatric Medicine
Kuakini Medical Center
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Manoa, Hawaii
 
 
February 7, 2018
Anja Nohe, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biological Sciences 
University of Delaware
Newark, Delaware
 
Development of new potential therapeutics for skeletal diseases

 

February 14, 2018

Carrie Inwards, MD
Departments of Anatomic Pathology, Orthopedic Oncology, 
and Laboratory Medicine and Pathology 
Mayo Clinic 
Rochester, Minnesota

"Chondrosarcoma:  Evolution of diagnostic concepts"

 
February 21, 2018
Jessica Gruenberg, MD
PGY-4
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota

"Soft tissue neoplasms: Review of fibromatosis and update on treatment guidelines"


February 28, 2018
Bruce Smolller, MD
Chair, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center 
Rochester, New York

 

March 7, 2018
Victor Santiago, MD
PGY-4
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
 

 

March 14, 2018
Leticia Quintanillade Fend, MD
Director, Core Facility 
Institute of Pathology, University Hospital and Comprehensive Cancer Center
University of Tubingen, Germany
 

 

March 21, 2018

Joseph Rudolf, MD
Assistant Professor 
Director of LMP Informatics 
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology 
University of Minnesota

"Using secondary data to enhance the value of pathology and laboratory services" 

 

March 28, 2018

Michael Laposata, MD, PhD
Chairman, Department of Pathology
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, Texas

"The diagnostic management team: An essential leadership role for pathologists"

 

April 4, 2018

Trevor Shepherd, PhD
Associate Professor 
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
and Anatomy & Cell Biology
London Regional Cancer Program 
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
University of Western Ontario
Canada

"Deciphering stress-induced survival mechanisms that support the spread of ovarian cancer"

 

April 11, 2018
Chad Cowan, PhD
Harvard Cell Institute 
Harvard Medical School 

"Investigating metabolic disease with human pluripotent stem cells"

  • Understand the current use of human pluripotent stem cells for modeling metabolic disease;
  • Apply modern gene editing techniques to understand the genetic causes of metabolic disease;
  • Develop a strategy to identify novel therapeutics for metabolic disease
 
 
Sponsored by the Division of Molecular Pathology and Genomics
 
April 18, 2018

Sara Hamilton Hart, PhD
Assistant Professor 
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology 
University of Minnesota

"The impact of immune experience on T cell responses to infection and vaccination"

 

April 25, 2018
Mark Haas, MD, PhD 
Professor of Pathology 
University of California - Los Angeles 
 

 

May 2, 2018

Felix Feng, MD 
Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology: Urology; and Medicine
Vice Chair for Faculty Development and Director of Translational Research
Department of Radiation Oncology
University of California, San Francisco

"Understanding the prostate cancer genome: From biomarker discovery to clinical application" 

 

May 9, 2018

Jason Hornick, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School 
Brigham and Women’s Hospital 
Boston, Massachusetts

"The evolution of immunohistochemistry for soft tissue tumors: From differentiation to molecular genetics" 

 

May 16, 2018
Nicole D. Pecora, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology 
and Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, New York 
 
Clinical pathogen genomics: Implementation and applications 

Sponsored by the Division of Molecular Pathology and Genomics

Cancelled

 

May 23, 2018

Timothy Allen, MD, JD, FCAP, FSCAP
Professor, Department of Pathology
Director, of Anatomic and Surgical Pathology
Laboratory Director, Department of Laboratory Services 
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, Texas

"Coping with medical malpractice"

 

May 30, 2018
Robert Englander, MD, MPH
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education 
University of Minnesota Medical School 
 
September 5

Hanlin L. Wang, MD, PhD
Professor; Program Director, GI/Liver Fellowship, Pathology and Lab Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

"Identification of diagnostic markers that differentiate benign from malignant hepatocellular lesions" 

September 12

Nancy M. Dunbar, MD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth
Lebanon, New Hampshire

"Questioning dogma:  A research journey in transfusion medicine" 

September 19

Aqsa Nasir, MBBS
PGY 4 
Laboratory Medicine and Pathology 
University of Minnesota

"Follicular lymphoma: Clinical significance of Ki-67 proliferative index, PD-L1 & LAG3"

September 26

Michael Gough, PhD
Clinical Research Assistant Professor 
Radiation Medicine, School of Medicine
Oregon Health Sciences University
Portland, Oregon

"Integration of immunotherapy with radiation therapy of cancer"

October 3

Cynthia C. Nast, MD
Professor of Pathology
Director, Renal Pathology
Medical Director, Electron Microscopy
Cedar Sinai
Los Angeles, California 

"Complement mediated renal lesions"

October 10    

Timothy Kien Amukele, MD, PhD
Chief of Pathology, Clinical Laboratories 
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Baltimore, Maryland

"Medical drones and other innovations to strengthen laboratory medicine in low and middle-income countries"