Grand Rounds

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds originated as part of residency training to present clinical problems and focus on current or interesting cases. At UNMC's Internal Medicine Department, Grand Rounds are an integral component of medical education, teaching new information and enhancing clinical reasoning skills.

You may now watch Grand Rounds from your computer, IOS, or android device. Broadband or wifi connection is recommended. This link will only work during the live stream. Join live stream now.

The upcoming Grand Rounds are listed below or you can view videos of past rounds.

Activity (Event) Codes for CME credit (CEUs) will ONLY work on the day of the Grand Rounds.

Record Attendance and CEUs via TEXT:

You must have a UNMC CME account for the TEXT option to work. If you do not have an account, register through Center for Continuing Education website

Follow instruction to register and record attendance to receive CME credit. 

Current Monthly Presentations:

"Social Determinants of Health and Diabetes: Research Perspectives"

Speaker: Cynthia Herrick, MD, MPHS, FACP
Associate Professor, Diabetes, Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipid Research
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO

Sponsoring Division: Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism (DEM)

*Code 51622

"Advances in Atrial Fibrillation Treatment"

Speaker: John William Schleifer, MD
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine
UNMC, Omaha NE

Sponsoring Division: Cardiovascular Medicine

*Code 51623

"Prognosis: Estimation, Communication, Interpretation"

Speaker: Alexander Smith, MD, MS, MPH
Professor of Medicine
UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco CA

Sponsoring Division: Gerentology, Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine - "Rosenlof Lecture"

*Code 51624

"Pulmonary Hypertension in 2021: An Update for the Clinician"

Speaker: Karim El-Kersh, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Director of Pulmonary Hypertension Center
UNMC, Omaha NE

Sponsoring Division: Pulmonology, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

*Code 51625

"Why Randomized Placebo Controlled Trials are Essential to Save Lives during a Pandemic?"

Speaker: Andre Kalil, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
UNMC, Omaha NE

Sponsoring Division: Research

*Code 51626

"FGF23 at the Intersection of Kidney and Cardiovascular Disease"

Speaker: Dr. Myles Wolf, MD, MMSc
Professor of Medicine
Charles Johnson, MD Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Chief of Nephrology
Duke University School of Medicine, Durham NC

Sponsoring Division: Nephrology

*Code 51627

No Grand Rounds - Thanksgiving Holiday


"Cancer Survivorship Guideline Updates for Primary Care"

Speaker: Laura Tenner, MD
Associate Professor, Division of Hematology/Oncology
UNMC, Omaha NE

Sponsoring Division: Hematology/Oncology

*Code 51629

Title - TBD

Speaker: Jordan M. Warchol, MD, MPH, FACEP
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
UNMC, Omaha NE

Sponsoring Division: Hospital Medicine

*Code 51630

"The Social Determinants of Health: A Focus on Poverty"

Speaker: Errol D. Crook, MD
Abraham A. Mitchell Professor and Chair, Departement of Medicine
University of South Alabama College of Medicine
Mobile, AL

Sponsoring Division: General Internal Medicine

*Code 51631

No Grand Rounds - Holiday


No Grand Rounds - Holiday