Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

November 2011 Schedule

Unless otherwise listed, all Grand Rounds lectures take place in the Coleman North Auditorium.

November 02: 8:00am

Hypertension Research Day – PLEASE NOTE LOCATION A104 GEB

  • "Racial Differences in Hypertension Management – How Much is Real?"
    Jackson T. Wright, Jr., M.D—Professor of Medicine Program Director, W. T. Dahms Clinical Research Unit
    Clinical and Translational Science Collaborative
    Director, Clinical Hypertension Program
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland
  • "Baroreceptors in Hypertension (Molecules and Function)"
    Francois M. Abboud, M.D—Edith King Person Chair in Cardiovascular Research Professor of Medicine and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
    Director, Cardiovascular Research Center
    Carver College of Medicine Associate V.P. for Research
    University of Iowa, Iowa City
  • "Microvascular Responses to Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease"
    D. Neil Granger, PhD— Boyd Professor and Head
    Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport
  • "IgA Nephropathy – Pathogenic Mechanisms for the Most Common Chronic Glomerular Disease"
    Robert Wyatt, M.D.
    Department of Pediatrics
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center

November 09: 8:00am

  • HEMATOLOGY - To be Announced – Hamilton Eye Institute, 930 Madison
    Marion Dugdale, M.D—Professor Emeritus
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center

November 16: 8:00am


  • "Endovascular Therapies for Peripheral Arterial Disease"
    Dwight Dishmon, M.D.—Assistant Professor
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center

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