Journal Club

The Journal Club will take place at 6 pm around the 3rd Thursday of each month.

We will be sending out information on each Journal Club monthly. There will be a sign up available for each month. You are required to make 3 Journal Clubs yearly.

List of Presenters

Presenter Guidelines

  1. Work with Rebekah Mulligan to select the article.
    1. Each article will be placed on the website
  2. Decide on the style of Journal Club (Traditional Reporter, Debate, Q&A).
  3. Use Journal Club Worksheet #1 and #2 to help plan your presentation.

Any questions about Journal Club can be emailed to or directed to Rebekah Mulligan, p. 418-8421.

Journal Club Worksheet #1

Journal Club Worksheet #2

Example of How to Approach an Article

July 2015

Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome Criteria in Defining Severe Sepsis

August 2015

Ezetimibe Added to Statin Therapy after Acute Coronary Syndromes

September 2015

Stroke and Bleeding in Atrial Fibrillation with Chronic Kidney Disease

Warfarin Use and the Risk for Stroke and Bleeding in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Dialysis


Cost-Effectiveness of Adding Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy to an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Among Patients With Mild Heart Failure


Microcytic Anemia

Are we giving too much iron? Low-dose iron therapy is effective in octogenarians


A Randomized Trial of Intensive versus Standard Blood-Pressure Control


Joe Goldkamp
Samantha Houston
Rebekah Mulligan
Mannu Nayyar
Evan Paul

Contact Us

Internal Medicine
Residency Program

956 Court Ave., Suite H314
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: 901-448-5814
Fax: 901-448-7836

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Bran Upchurch, Coordinator


Daniece Mackie
Phone: 901-448-5720
Fax: 901-448-7836

Please expect a two week turnaround time.