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 devise. Broadband or wifi connection is recommended. This link will only work during the live stream. Join live stream now.

This month's Grand Rounds are listed below or you can view videos of past rounds.

*Event Code numbers will ONLY work on the day of the Grand Rounds.

Phone number for Event Call in Attendance System: 402-322-4079

Current Monthly Presentations:

"ANCA-Associated Vasculities: An Update for Internists"
Speaker: Peter A. Merkel, MD, MPH
Chief, Division of Rheumatology
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania 
Sponsoring Division: Rheumatology


Diversity in Medicine and Graduate Medical Education: Is it the Endgame, or the Opening?
Speaker: Jasmine R. Marcelin, MD
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Associate Medical Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship
Co-Director, Digital Innovation & Social Media Strategy, Division of Infectious Diseases
Sponsoring Division: Education


"Pulmonary Fibrosis: Challenges, Opportunities, and the path ahead"
Speaker: Patricia Sime, MD, FRCP
Chair, Departmen of Internal Medicine
William Branch Porter, Professor of Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth University
Sponsoring Division: Allergy & Immunology


“The Oxford Bone Infection Unit – Why we do what we do”
Speaker: Matthew Scarborough, BSc, MB, BCh, BAO, MRCP, DTM&H, FRCPath, PhD
Consultant in Clinical Infection, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Sponsoring Division: Infectious Diseases


“Into the Lifeboats: the closing of Hahnemann University Hospital and the Implications for Academic Medicine"
Speaker: Valerie Weber, MD, MS
Dean and Professor of Medicine, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University
Sponsoring Division: General Internal Medicine
The Robert S. Wigton Visiting Professorship of Medicine


"Introduction to UNMC Division of Hospital Medicine"
Chad Vokoun, MD, Chief of Hospital Medicine
Tabatha Matthias, DO
Justin Birge, MD
Trek Langenhan, MD
Jason Shiffermiller, MD
Christopher Smith, MD
Sponsoring Division: Hospital Medicine


"A Case Based Introduction to UNMC Dermatology"
Speaker: Ashley Wysong, MD, MS, Chair of the Department of Dermatology
Department of Internal Medicine Guest Speaker


"Our Coronary Armamentarium: Intracoronary Stents"
Speaker: Shahbaz Malik, MD
Assistant Professor, Interventional Cardiology and Structural Heart Disease
Sponsoring Division: Cardiovascular Medicine


"Improving Diabetes Care: A Roadmap to Better Chronic Care"
Speaker: Robert Gabbay, MD, PhD, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer
American Diabetes Association

Sponsoring Division: Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism (DEM)

The James Lane, MD Annual Memorial Lecture


"Treatment Guidelines for Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Pulmonary Disease - A Focus on MAC"
Speaker: Charles Daley, MD