Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds takes place the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in the Hillcrest Auditorium (map).

 ​Upcoming Speaker
Roneet Lev, MD
Chief, Emergency Department, Scripps Mercy Hospital

Chair, San Diego Prescription Drug Abuse Medical Task Force
​Death Diaries - Opioid Epidemic

March 13th, 2018

​Past Speakers

Hanni Stoklosa, MD, MPH
Executive Director of HEAL Trafficking, Brigham and Women's Hospital
​Human Trafficking

January 23rd, 2018

Salvatore Di Somma, MD, PhD
Director of Emergency Medicine, University La Sapienza Rome

Chairman, Postgraduate School of Emergency Medicine

President, GREAT Network
​Utility of Biomarkers in the Emergency Department

January 9th, 2018

Daniel Weissburg, JD
CHC Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer, UC San Diego
​The Emergency Department - A Cornucopia of Regulatory Issues

December 12th, 2017

Sean Nordt, MD, Pharm.D.
​Chief Medical Officer, School of Pharmacy, Chapman University
​Homelessness and the Emergency Department

October 10th, 2017

​Laurel Riek, PhD
​Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, UC San Diego
​Healthcare Robotics: Supporting Patients, Caregivers, and the Clinical Workforce
​September 12th, 2017

​Kristi Koenig, MD
​Director Emeritus of Public Health Preparedness, UC Irvine

EMS Medical Director, San Diego County
​Global Public Health Preparedness
​August 8th, 2017
​Erik Laurin, MD
​Vice-Chair of Education, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis
​Difficult Airway Management
​July 11th, 2017
​Chad Kessler, MD
​VA National Emergency Medicine Chief
​Power of Numbers: Lessons from the Largest Integrated Healthcare System in the United States
​June 13th, 2017
​Sean Okumura, MD
​Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC San Diego
​Downcodes, Procedural Billing, and Missed Ancillaries - Where can we improve?
​May 9th, 2017
​Nicholas Pokrajac, MD
​Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC San Diego
​Clinical Updates in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
​April 11th, 2017
​David Benaron, MD
​Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC San Diego
​The 35 Year Career in Emergency Medicine
​March 14th, 2017
​Daniel Lee, MD
​Clinical Professor of Medicine, UC San Diego

Director, Owen/Lipid/Lipodystropy Clinic
​Post-Exposure Prophylaxis [PEP] vs. Non-Post Exposure Prophylaxis [nPEP] vs. Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis [PrEP] in HIV
​February 14th, 2017
​Terry Kowalenko, MD
​ACEP Board Member
​Presidential Assassinations
​January 10th, 2017
Leslie Zun, MD, MBA​
​AAEM Board Member
​Grand Rounds
​December 13th, 2016
​Jan Schoenberger, MD
​Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California
​Trauma in Pregnancy
​October 11th, 2016
​Bryant Nguyen, MD, MS
Chair, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit

 Vice-Chair of Research in Medicine

Professor of Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Loma Linda University
​Procalcitonin: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Use in Sepsis
September 13th, 2016
​Robert Rodriguez, MD
​Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, UC San Francisco
​Selective Chest Imaging in Adult Blunt Trauma
​August 9th, 2016
​Khai Nguyen, MD, MHS
​Clinical Services Chief, UC San Diego
​Emerging Aging Care
​July 12th, 2016