Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds for Cardiovascular Medicine are held on Fridays at 8:00 a.m. ACTRI building, La Jolla, Conference Room 1W-210. See below for the schedule. Contact Margo Relaford, 858-246-1326, with any questions. To be added to the grand rounds email list please contact Margo Relaford.

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​November 15, 2019

"Interventional Heart Failure: Novel Trans-catheter Devices"


Ori Ben-Yehuda
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Diego

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November 2019



November 1, 2019
"Diet, Intestinal Microbia, and Cardio-Renal Risk" 


Wilson Tang, MD
Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic, Lerner Collge of Medicine 


​November 8, 2019 

"Ambulatory Monitoring of Heart Failure Patients" 

Alayn Govea, MD & Patrick Azcarate, MD
Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows 
University of California, San Diego

​November 15, 2019

"Interventional Heart Failure: Novel Trans-catheter Devices"

Ori Ben-Yehuda
Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Diego

October 2019

October 18, 2019
"Inflammation and Atrial Fibrillation"

Gregory Michaud, MD
Professor of Medicine, Section Chief, 
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Vanderbilt University 


October 25, 2019

"The Future of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy"

Stephen Heitner, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of the OHSU Hypertrophic 
Cardiomyopathy Center
Chief of KVCI Clinical Trials


September 2019

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May 2019


April 2019


April 26, 2019

"Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure Complexities of a Dangerous Liaison"


Farshad Raissi, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Cardiac Electrophysiology
University of California, San Diego
April 19, 2019

"Risk Management and Minimizing Malpractice Exposure"

Gary M. Vilke, MD, FACEP, FAAM
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine 
Medical Director, Risk Management 
Claire Jenkins, RN, CPHRM
Risk Manager, University of California, San Diego

April 5, 2019

"Assessing the Quality of Cardiovascular Procedures"

Dharam J. Kumbhani, MD, SM, MRCP, FACC, FAHA, FSCAI
Director of Interventional Cardiology,
Associate Professor
UT Southwestern Medical Center

March 2019


March 22, 2019

"Time to DECLARE New Therapies against Cardiovascular Disease: DECLARE TIMI-58 and the SGLT-2 Inhibitor Revolution"


Calvin Hang, MD & Daniel Mangels, MD
Fellows, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of California, San Diego
Dr. Todd Brinton March 15, 2019

"Calcified Vascular Disease: A Challenge for Therapy"

Todd J. Brinton, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Stanford University
Adjunct Professor, Bioengineering
Fellowship Director, Stanford Biodesign



March 8, 2019



"ATTRactive New Therapies: Dealing With Cardiac Amyloid"



Darrin Wong, MD & Abdullah Almasoud, MD

Fellows Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

University of California, San Diego


Dr. Malas
March 1, 2019



"The Evolution of Carotid Artery Revascularization and Stroke Prevention"



Mahmoud Malas MD, MHS, FACS

Professor and Chief Division Vascular

and Endovascular Surgery

Vice Chair of Surgery for Clinical Research

University of California, San Diego

February 2019



February 22, 2019



"Miles of Trials/Changin' Styles: Challenges in Developing New Therapies for Heart Failure"



Barry Greenberg, MD

Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Cardiovascular of Medicine

University of California, San Diego




February 15, 2019



"Coronary CT Angiography in CAD: Beyond Stenosis Ischemia, Plaque and Inflammation"



Daniel S. Berman, MD, FACC, FAHA

Director, Nuclear Cardiology/Cardiac Imaging

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center




February 8, 2019



"Limitations of Clinical Trials"



Anthony D. DeMaria, MD

Judith and Jack White Chair in Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

Founding Director, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

University of California, San Diego
February 1, 2019



"Mitral Regurgitation Across the Spectrum of Heart Failure"




Sean Pinney, MD, FACC

Director, Heart Failure & Transplantation

Mount Sinai Health System

Professor of Medicine

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

January 2019

January 25, 2019



"Using Technology to Better Understand Subclinical AFib-The mSToPS Trial"




Stephen Dickson, MD & Alayn Govea, MD

Fellows Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

University of California, San Diego


January 18, 2019



"Oxidized Lipids: Not just another brick in the wall""




Amir Ravandi, MD, PhD, FRCPC

Interventional Cardiology Research Director FW Duval

Clinical Research Professor Max Rady College of Medicine

University of Manitoba
January 11, 2019



"3D Echocardiography: A Disruptive Technology?"




Roberto M. Lang, MD, FASE, FACC, FESC, FAHA, FRCP

Professor of Medicine and Radiology

Director Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging Laboratories Section of

Cardiology Heart & Vascular Center

University of Chicago Medicine
January 4, 2019



"When the triglyceride level is high - is there a benefit to REDUCE-IT?"



Thomas Prohaska & Marin Nishimura, MD

Fellows, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

University of California, San Diego

December 2018

Dr Panda December 21, 2018



"Time restricted eating for the prevention and management of cardiometabolic diseases- lessons from basic science and challenges for translation"



Satchin Panda, PhD

Professor Salk Institute, Adjunct Professor Biology

University of California, San Diego


December 14, 2018



"Behavior Change via Digital Health Technologies"



Eric Hekler, PhD

Associate Professor, Family Medicine & Public Health

Director Center for Wireless and Population Health Systems

University of California, San Diego
December 7, 2018



Heart Failure: Two Inflammatory Tales



Joseph A. Hill, MD, PhD

Professor of Internal Medicine and Molecular Biology

Chief, Division of Cardiology

Director, Harry S. Moss Heart Center

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center



November 2018



November 30, 2018



"Systemic Arterial Calcification - what is it Trying to Tell Us"



Matthew Allison, MD, MPH, FAHA

Professor and Chief Division of Preventive Medicine,

Family Medicine and Public Health

University of California, San Diego


November 16, 2018



"Integrative Cardiology"



Paul Mills, PhD

Professor and Chief

Family Medicine and Public Health

University of California, San Diego







November 2, 2018



"Implementation of Pragmatic/ Real World Clinical Trials"



Kirk Knowlton, MD

Director of Cardiovascular Research and

Co-Chief of Cardiology Intermountain Heart Institute

Salt Lake City, UT


October 2018

October 26, 2018



"Cardiovascular CT/MRI: Translating Technology to Advance Clinical Care"



Albert Hsiao, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology, In-Residence

University of California, San Diego



October 19, 2018



"Robotic Cardiac Surgery"




Michael M. Madani, MD

Professor & Chief - Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery

Executive Director, UCSD Cardiovascular Institute,

Director, UCSD PTE Program

University of California, San Diego
October 12, 2018



"Clip to Coapt: Treatments for Secondary Mitral Regurgitation"



Htet Khine, MD & Jason Duran, MD

Fellows Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

University of California, San Diego
Dr. Gerstenfeld October 5, 2018



"Premature Ventricular Contraction Induced Cardiomyopathy: Bedside to Bench"



Edward Gerstenfeld, MD

Professor of Medicine

Chief, Cardiac Electrophysiology

University of California, San Francisco



September 2018

Dr Gregory Feld September 7, 2018



"AF - State of the Art Diagnosis and Management"



Gregory Feld, MD

Professor of Medicine, Director of Electrophysiology Fellowship Training Program

Cardiovascular Medicine

UCSD

June 2018

June 8, 2018



"The Role of Exercise in Cardiovascular Disease"



Thao Duong & Doug Darden, MD

Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows

University of California, San Diego
Mohit Jaine
June 1, 2018



"Mapping Human Chemical Diversity and Non-Genetic Landscape of Cardiovascular Disease"



Mohit Jain, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology

University of California, San Diego

May 2018



May 25, 2018



"Coronary Microvascular Disease" - Dr. Lin

& "Inflammation, Immune Cells and Coronary Artery Disease" - Dr. Yeang



Dr. Felice Lin & Dr. Calvin Yeang

Cardiovascular Medicine

University of California, San Diego


Dr. Lori Daniels
May 18, 2018



"Implementation of Highly Sensitive Troponin at UCSD and Beyond"



Lori Daniels, MD, MAS, FACC, FAHA

Professor of Medicine

Director, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit

UCSD Division of Cardiovascular Medicine


Dr Reynolds
May 11, 2018

"Myocardial Infarction with Non-Obstructive CAD (MINOCA)"


Harmony Reynolds, MD
Associate Director of Cardiovascular Clinical Research Center
New York University


Dr Green
May 4, 2018

"Advance and Future Directions in Cardiac Pacing"


Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Director Pacemaker & ICD Services




April 2018

April 27, 2018


"Going with teh Fallot" (Dr. Sab)
"Epicardial fat: From Adipokines to Cardiovascular Risk" (Dr. Almeida)



Shiv Sab & Shone Almeida, MD
Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows
University of California, San Diego


Dhruv S Kazi MD

April 20, 2018


"Our Other Drug Problem: Pharmaceutical Prices in the United States and the Curious Case of PCSK9 Inhibitors"




Dhruv S. Kazi, MD, MSc, MS

Associate Professor of Medicine, Health Policy, and Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of California, San Francisco
Division of Cardiology,
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital



April 13, 2018



"Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Failure: A New Moat Around the CASTLE"




Htet Khine & Darrin Wong, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

University of California, San Diego
Carlos A Morillo

April 6, 2018



"Chagas Cardiomyopathy Update 2018: insights from the BENEFIT & STOP-CHAGAS Trials"



Carlos A. Morillo, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FHRS, FESC
Professor Department Cardiac Sciences
Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary,
Chief Cardiology Division,
Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta,
Zone Director Cardiology AHS,
Calgary & Southeastern Alberta Region

March 2018

March 23, 2018



"Time-Restricted Eating (TRE) for Weight Loss and Cardiometabolic Health"



Michael Wilkinson, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

University of California, San Diego
March 16, 2018



"Evidence Based Medicine, Quality Improvement Programs, and Global Burden of Cardiovascular Disease"



Sidney C. Smith, Jr. MD, MACC, FAHA, FESC

Professor of Medicine

Heart and Vascular Center

University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, NC
Michael Criqui, MD March 9, 2018


"Coronary Artery Calcium Density: A New Marker for Risk Prediction"



Michael Criqui, MD, MPH
Distinguished Professor
Divisions of Preventive Medicine and Cardiovascular Medicine
University of California, San Diego


March 2, 2018


"Management of Refractory Ventricular Arrhythmias"



David Krummen, MD, FACC, FHRS

Director of Electrophysiology, VA San Diego Healthcare System
Professor of Medicine
University of California, San Diego

February 2018

Dr. Felker
February 2, 2018



"A Journey in Acute Heart Failure: Road to Nowhere?"




Michael Felker, MD
Professor of Medicine,
Chief Heart Failure Section
Duke University


Dr. Howie Tran
February 9, 2018


"The Right to Fail: Biventricular support in INTERMACS 1-2 patients"




Howie Tran MD, FACC
Assistant Professor of Medicine,
Advanced Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support,
and Cardiac Transplantation, University of California, San Diego
February 16, 2018



"Drawing on a new CANVAS:SGLT2 inhibition at the crossroads of diabetes and heart disease"



Christopher Smitson, MD and Calvin Hang, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

University of California, San Diego


February 23, 2018


"Advanced cardiac imaging in Cardio-oncology"



Anya Narezkina, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
University of California, San Diego


January 2018

Michael H Davidson, MD
January 12, 2018



"Personalized Lipidology: How Genomics is Changing the Management of Dyslipiidemia"




Michael H. Davidson, MD, FACC, FACP, FNLA
Professor of Medicine, Director of the Lipid Clinic
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine


January 19, 2018



"Mechanism and Therapy for Cerebral Cavernous Malformation"




Mark L. Kahn, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Turi
January 26, 2018



"PFO closure and Stroke-: Revisiting the Algorithm-A Cardiology Perspective""




Zoltan G. Turi, MD, MSCAI, FACC
Co-Director Structural and Congenital Heart Center
Co-Director Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Professor of Medicine
Hackensack University Hospital

December 2017



Dr. Pretorius
December 1, 2017

"50 Years of Human Heart Transplantation - Old and New Frontiers"



Victor Pretorius, MD, MBCHB, FRCSC

Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery

Surgical Director, Heart Transplant & Mechanical Assist Program

University of California, San Diego


Dr. Fearon
December 8, 2017



"Do Mild Coronary Lesions Cause Most Myocardial Infarctions?"




William Fearon, MD

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine

Director of Interventional Cardiology

Stanford School of Medcine



Dr. Varosy
December 15, 2017



"Because the Price of Light is Less than the Cost of Darkness: Making a case for clinical registries for quality improvement, outcomes research, and the transformation of clinical practice."



Paul D. Varosy, MD

Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology

VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System

Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

November 2017



Dr. Nademanee
November 3, 2017
"Brugada Syndrome: Twenty Five Years of Progress"

Koonlawee Nademanee, MD
Pacific Rim Electrophysiology
Research Institute, Los Angeles


Dr. Leipsic
November 10, 2017
"Cardiac CTA and FFRct for Stable Chest Pain - A New Paradigm"


Jonathan Leipsic, MD
Associate Professor
Radiology and Medicine, Division of Cardiology
The University of British Columbia

October 2017

Rebecca Sell October 6, 2017



"Updates in Resuscitation"




Rebecca E. Sell, MD

Clinical Professor,

Medical Director of Resuscitation Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

UCSD


Francisco Contijoch, PhD
October 13, 2017



"Seeing More: Mew CT and MRI Techniques to Image the Heart"



Francisco Contijoch, PhD

Assistant Professor

Departments of Bioengineering and Radiology

UCSD
October 20, 2017



"Inflammation and Atherosclerosis: The CANTOS Trial"



Lauren Glassmoyer, MD & Stephen Dickson, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

UCSD
Joachim H Ix

October 27, 2017
"The SPRINT Trial - Implications for Older Patients and Those with CKD"



Joachim H. Ix, MD, MAS
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division Nephrology-Hypertension
Vice Chair for Strategic Affairs,
Department of Medicine
UCSD


September 2017



September 8, 2017



"Emerging Concepts in Aortic Stenosis: The Next Decade"



Sam Tsimikas, MD

Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine

UCSD





September 15, 2017



"Deconstructing Cell Therapy for Heart Disease"



Eduardo Marban, MD, PhD

Director, Heart Institute

Cedars Sinai Medical Center
September 22, 2017


"Using a NOAC for stable cardiovascular disease - is the COMPASS pointing in a new direction?"


Nicholas Phreaner, MD & Thomas Prohaska, MD
Cardiovascular Disease Fellows
UCSD


Sidney Zisook
September 29, 2017
"Burning Bright, Not Burning Out: Building Reliance and Preventing Physician Burnout."


Sidney Zisook, MD
Distinguished Professor, Director of HEAR (Healer Education Assessment and Referral) Program
UCSD

June 2017

June 2, 2017



"Cardiogenic Shock: Therapies and Failures"



Daniel Walters & Nicholas Wettersten, MD


Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows

UCSD
June 9th, 2017



"Gene Therapy for the Treatment of Danon Disease" -by Dr. Nelson

"Doing more with less: The Clinical Use of Stress Echocardiography in Non-Ischemic Heart Disease" by Dr. Arbit



Bradley Nelson & Boris Arbit, MD

Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows

UCSD

May 2017

May 5th, 2017



"TAVR Here, There and Everywhere"



Ryan Reeves, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine

Interventional Cardiology

UCSD
May 12th, 2017



"Arterial Calcium Density: A Novel CVD Risk Factor?"

8:00-8:30 - Dr. Isac Thomas



"Earlier Defibrillation for Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest"

8:30-9:00 - Dr. Amand Rostamian




Isac Thomas & Armand Rostamian, MD


Cardiovascular Medicine Fellows

UCSD
May 19th, 2017



"Personalized Cardiac Care Using Imaging Analysis"



Andrew Kahn, MD


Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine

UCSD






May 26th, 2017



"Update on Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection"




Jacqueline Saw, MD, FRCPC, FACC, FAHA, FSCAI

Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Cardiology UBC

Program Director, VGH Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program

Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC Canada




April 2017

April 7, 2017



"Known Unknowns and Unknown Unknowns: Moving Forward in HFpEF"



Nancy Sweitzer, MD, PhD

Director, University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center,

Chief, Division of Cardiology, Professor of Medicine

University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson


Hugh Calkins, MD
April 14, 2017



"Guideline Recommendations for Atrial Fibrillation Management"



Hugh Calkins, MD


Director, Cardiac Arrhythmia Services

Professor of Medicine

Johns Hopkins Medicine
April 21, 2017

*NOTE: Grand Rounds will take place in ACTRI ROOM 3E-503*



"The Shocking Data on Implantable Cardioverter Difibrillator"




Shiv Sab, MD & Thao Duong, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

UCSD


Calum MacRae
April 28, 2017



"Do We Need to Redefine Disease for a Digital Age?"



Calum MacRae, MD, PhD

Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine

Brigham and Women's Hospital and

Harvard Medical School


March 2017

March 3, 2017



"Machine Learning in Cardiac Imaging"



Piotr Slomka, PhD, FACC, FCCPM

Scientist. Atificial Intelligence in Medicine Program

Department of Imaging Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Professor. David Geffen School of Medicine,

UCLA



March 10, 2017



"Optimizing Outcomes in Heart Failure Through Transitions of Care"




Greg Fonarow, MD, FACC, FAHA

Professor of Medicine, Co-Chief-UCLA Division of Cardiology

Director, Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center

Los Angeles, California
Nathan Stitziel March 17, 2017



"Genetics of Cardiovascular Disease: From Discovery to Translation"



Nathan Stitziel, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Genetics

Director, Center for Cardiovascular Genetics;

Assistant Director, McDonnell Genome Institute;

Washington University School of Medicine
March 24, 2017



"Heart Gut Connection: Host Microbiome Interaction"



Shone Almeida, MD & Lauren Glassmoyer, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

UCSD

February 2017



February 3, 2017



"Role of Iron in Cardiovascular Disease"



Hossein Ardehali, MD, PhD


Professor of Medicine - Cardiology and Pharmacology

Northwest University Feinberg School of Medicine


February 10, 2017



"Stroke Risk Reduction in Atrial Fibrillation: Gaps in Oral Anticoagulation Prescription and the Role of Left Atrial Occlusion"



Jon Hsu, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine

UCSD
February 17, 2017



"Double vs Triple Therapy: Antiplatelet Therapy after PCI in Those with Indication for Anticoagulation"




Felice Lin, MD & Chris Smitson, MD


Cardiology Fellows

UCSD







February 24, 2017



"Clinical Issues and the Role of Imaging in Tetralogy of Fallot"



Elyse Foster, MD


Professor Emeritus of Clinical Medicine

University of California, San Francisco


January 2017

January 6, 2017



"PCI vs CABG in Left Main Disease"



Noel Lee, MD & Nick Phreaner, MD

Cardiovascular Fellows

University of California, San Diego



January 13, 2017



"Cancer Therapy Cardiotoxicity"



Bonnie Ky, MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor of Medicine & Epidemiology

University of Pennsylvania
January 20, 2017



"Redox Regulation of Cardiomyocyte Renewal"



Hesham A. Sadek, PhD

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

Division of Cardiology

J. Fred Schoellkopf, Jr. Chair in Cardiology

UT Southwestern Medical Center
January 27, 2017



"How Less Health Care Can Sometimes Be Better For You. Example from Cardiovascular Medicine"



Rita F. Redberg, MD, MSc, FACC

Professor of Medicine

Core Faculty, Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies

Editor, JAMA INternal Medcine







December 2016

Timothy Maus December 2, 2016



"Perioperative Echocardiography: Past, Present, and Future"





Timothy Maus, MD, FASE

Associate Clinical Professor,

Director of Perioperative Echocardiography, UCSD
Sripal Bangalore December 9, 2016



"Beta Blockers for Cardioprotectons: Have we over REACHED the evidence base"



Sripal Bangalore, MD, MHA, FACC, FAHA, FSCAI

Director of Research, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory

Director, Cardiovascular Outcomes Group

Associate Professor of Medicine

New York University School of Medicine
December 16, 2016



"Generation Synchronicity"



Sherry Huang, MD

Associate Dean and DIO, Graduate Medical Education

Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

UCSD



November 2016

Michael Lee November 4, 2016



"New Approaches in the Treatment of Coronary Artery Disease: Evolution of Coronary Artery Stents and Scaffolding Devices"



Michael S. Lee, MD, FACC, FSCCAI

Interventional Cardiologist

Associate Professor of Medicine

Associate Director of Interventional Cardiology Research

UCLA Medical Center
November 11, 2016 - CANCELED


November 18, 2016



"Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction"




Barry Borlaug, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Director, Circulatory Failure Research

Mayo Clinic
November 25, 2016 - CANCELED

Thanksgiving Holiday! Gobble, Gobble!




 

October 2016

October 7, 2016



"Global Burden of Cardiovascular Disease"



Jia Shen, MD, MPH


Cardiovascular Research Fellow

Emory University School of Medicine
Karen Christman October 14, 2016



"Injectable Biomaterials for Treating MI and PAD"



Karen Christman, PhD

Department of Bioengineering, UCSD

Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine


Robert Roberts
October 21, 2016



"Genetics - Its Role in the Prevention and Treatment of CAD"



Robert Roberts, MD, FRCPC, FRSM, MACC, FAHA, FESC, FRSC, LLD (Hon.)

Professor of Medicine, University of Arizona

Chair of International Society of Cardiovascular Translational Research (ISCR)


Jorge Silva Enciso
October 28, 2016



"When the Levee Breaks: Manageing the Watershed Ventricle"



Jorge Silva Enciso, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

Heart Failure Transplant Cardiology

UCSD Cardiovascular Medicine

September 2016



Matthew Budoff
September 9, 2016


"Cardiac CT in 2016"


Matthew Budoff, MD
Professor of Medicine, UCLA
Endowed Chair of Preventive Cardiology
Program Director, Division of Cardiology
Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute
September 16, 2016



"Statin use in HOPE of primary prevention of cardiovascular disease"



Calvin Yeang, MD & Mike Wilkinson, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

UCSD
September 23, 2016



"Acute Heart Failure: Will we Ever Improve Outcomes"




Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA


Professor of Medicine and Professor of Physiology and Biophysics

Director, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Co-Director,

Heart Institute Stony Brook University

Deputy Chief Science Officer, American Heart Association


Rachel Lampert
September 30, 2016



"Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death in the Athlete"



Rachel Lampert, MD

Professor of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine















June 2016

June 3, 2016


"Emergency PCI in Resuscitated Our-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest"


Noel Lee,MD
Isac Thomas, MD
Cardiovascular Disease Fellows
UCSD


Jenny Papazian
June 10, 2016



"A guide for the Diagnosis and Management of Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection"



Jenny Papazian, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

UCSD


Tina Baykaner
June 17, 2016



"Atrial Fibrillation: The Dark Side"



Tina Baykaner, MD, MPH

Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

UCSD





Gregory Marcus
June 24, 2016



"Mechanisms of Atrial Fibrillation Gleaned from Clinical Research"



Gregory Marcus, MD

Director of Clinical Research, Division of Cardiology,

Endowed Professor of Atrial Fibrillation Research,

University of California San Francisco

May 2016





May 6, 2016 *7:30AM-8:30AM*



"Treatment of Type B Dissection"



Eugene Golts, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery

UCSD & VA Medical Center, San Diego, CA



May 13, 2016



"Defining Value in the Cardiac Cath Lab"



Kirk Garratt, MD


Professor of Medicine,

Hofstra University Medical College

Professor, Jefferson University

Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Gordon Ho May 20, 2016



"Harnessing the Power of Supercomputing to Advance Our Understanding and Therapies of Arrhythmia Mechanisms"



Gordon Ho, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

UCSD


David Cork
May 27, 2016


"TAVR: A Rapid Review of the Evolving Indications and Technology"


David Cork, MD
Cardiovascular Disease Fellow,
UCSD

April 2016



April 1, 2016 *GOLDBERG auditorium 7:30am - 8:30am*



"Advanced Cardiovascular MEchanical & Biologic Reconstructive Technologies"



Joseph Woo, MD

Norman E. Shumway Professor and Chair

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Stanford University



April 8th, 2016



"Breaking Down Cell~Cell Connections to Unravel New Insights in Arrhythmogenic Heart Disease"



Farah Sheikh, PhD


Associate Professor of Medicine

UCSD


April 15, 2016



"Cardiac Amyloidosis: Often Overlooked but Treatable"



Matthew Maurer, MD

Arnold and Arlene Goldstein Professor of Cardiology

Columbia University Medical Center



April 22, 2016



"Women and Ischemia Heart Disease: Update from the WISE Study"



C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD, FACC, FAHA

Women's Guild Endowed Chair in Women's Health

Director, Barbara Streisand Women's Heart Center

Director, Preventive Cardiac Center

Professor of Medicine

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center


April 29, 2016



"Back Into the Future: Medical Therapy of Heart Failure in 2016 and Beyond"



Barry Greenberg, MD

Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Director, Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program

UCSD

March 2016



March 4, 2016 7

*TIME CHANGE: 7:30AM - 8:30AM*

* LOCATION CHANGE: Goldberg Auditorium, Moores Cancer Center 2nd Floor*




"Reflections on Pulselessness....Contemporary Theories on Mechanical Circulatory Support"



Mandeep Mehra, MD


Medical Director, Brigham and Woman's Hospital

Heart and Vascular Center
March 11, 2016



JOURNAL CLUB



Topic: CREST, ACT1, & The Management of Carotid Stenosis



Presented by:

Dan Walters, MD

Mike Wilkinson, MD


UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellows


March 18, 2016



"CHIP (Complex and Higher Risk and Indicated Procedures): Birth of a New Specialty"



Emmanouil S. Brilakis, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine,

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
March 25, 2016

CANCELED for HOLIDAY

February 2016



FridayFebruary 5, 2016



"How Soon is Now: Transforming Care for Patients with Heart Failure"



Eric Adler, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Medical Director of Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support

UCSD
February 12, 2016

NO GRAND ROUNDS
February 19, 2016

Journal Club



"Reversal Strategies for Direct Oral Anticoagulants?"



Boris Arbit, MD & Armand Rostamian, MD

UCSD Cardiovascular Fellows




February 26, 2016



"Expanding Indications: The TAVR~UNLOAD Trial"



Ori Ben~Yehuda, MD, FACC


Executive Director, Clinical Trials Center

Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York

January 2016



Friday January 8, 2016



"The Electrophysiologic Substrate in Brugada Syndrome"



Kurt S. Hoffmayer, MD, Pharm D

Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

University of Wisconsin


January 15, 2016



"Novel Biomarkers in Heart Failure: Toward Guiding of Therapy"



Alan S. Maisel, MD

Professor of Medicine, UCSD

Director, Coronary Care Unit and Heart Failure Program,

Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System
Friday, January 22, 2016



"Obesity Pharmacotherapy Update: Hope or Hype?"



Eduardo Grunvald, MD

Clinical Professor, UCSD

Medical Director, UCSD Weight Management Program
Friday, January 29, 2016



Journal Club

"Complete vs Culprit Lesion PCI in Acute Stemi"



Shiv Sab, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellow, UCSD


December 2015

Friday, December 4, 2015



"Advanced Treatment of Atrial Fibrilliation"



Gregory Feld, MD

Professor of Medicine

Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Program







Friday, December 11, 2015



Journal Club

"Re-Evaluating Blood Pressure Targets with the SPRINT Trial"




Dr. Calvin Yeang, Dr. Felice Lin, & Cardiovascular Disease Fellows



UCSD

Friday December 18, 2015



"Mechanisms & Newer Therapy for ARVC"



Melvin Scheinman, MD

Professor of Medicine

Shorestein Chair in Cardiology

Chief, Genetic Arrhythmia Program

UCSF

November 2015

Friday, November 6, 2015



"Robotic Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: The Future is Here"



Ehtisham Mahmud, MD, FACC

Professor of Medicine/Cardiology

Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine

Director, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center-Medicine

Director, Interventional Cardiology and CV Cath Labs

UCSD
Friday, November 13, 2015



"New Strategies to Improve Cardiac Rehabilitation Amongst Racial & Ethnic Groups and Individuals from Rural Communities"



Louis R. Castellanos, MD, MPH

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

UCSD


Timothy Morris



Friday, November 20, 2015




Title TBA


Dr. Timothy Morris
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Clinical Service Chief - UCSD Medical Center (Hillcrest)
Medical Director, Respiratory Care
Medical Director, Pulmonary Function Laboratory

October 2015



Elliot McVeigh
Friday, October 2, 2015



"New Developments in Imaging for Cardiovascular Medicine"



Dr. Elliot McVeigh

UCSD Professor Bioengineering

Mitul Patel Friday, October 9, 2015



"Percutaneous Revasculariztion for Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: Leave No Stone Unturned"



Dr. Mitul Patel

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine

Interventional Cardiology

UCSD
Friday, October 16, 2015



Journal Club

GR Oct 16, 2015.docx



"The Neverending Story-Bivalirudin versus Heparin"



Nick Wettersten, MD & Shone Almeida, MD

Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

UCSD

Friday, October 23, 2015

NO GRAND ROUNDS
Sotirios Tsimikas Friday, October 30, 2015



"RNA Therapeutics: The next revolution in cardiovascular medicine"



Dr. Sotirios Tsimikas, MD, FACC, FAHA, FSCAI

Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology

Director of Vascular Medicine

UCSD

September 2015

Albert Hsiao Friday, September 11, 2015



"Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging at UC San Diego: Current Progress and Future Directions"



Albert Hsiao, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology

Associate Director, Cardiovascular Imaging, CTIPM

University of California, San Diego
Jerry D. Estep Friday, September 18, 2015



"VAD and Medical Management in Advanced Heart Failure Ambulatory Patients: Risk Assessment and Effectiveness"



Jerry D. Estep, MD, FACC, FASE

Associate Professor of Clinical Cardiology

Houston Methodist Institute of Academic Medicine

Medical Director, Heart Transplant and LVAD Program

Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center

Houston Methodist

Laurence Sperling

Friday, September 25, 2015

"Preventive Cardiology & the Future of Cardiovascular Medicine: Opportunities for Improvement"

 
Laurence Sperling, MD, FACC, FACP, FAHA
 
 
Professor of Medicine
 
 
Director, Emory Heart Disease Prevention Center
 
Emory University shool of Medicine
Professor of Global Health
Hubert Department of Global Health
Rollins School of PUblic Health at Emory University
Current President, the American Society for Preventive Cardiology
 

 



2014 - 2015

September 2014

Friday, September 12, 2014

"Cardio-Oncology: A New Frontier in Clinical Medicine and a Novel Platform in Basic and Translational Investigation"



Dr. Javid Moslehi

Director, Cardio-Oncology Program

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Vanderbilt School of Medicine

Bruce Wilkoff, MD

Friday, September 19, 2014

"Pacemaker & ICD Infections: Detection, Prognosis, and Therapy"



Dr. Bruce L. Wilkoff

Director, Cardiac Pacing and Tachyarrhythmia Devices

Professor, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University

Jenny Papazian

Friday, September 26, 2014

Journal Club- "A New Paradigm for the Treatment of Heart Failure"



Dr. Jenny Papazian

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

October 2014

Dr. Walter Koch

Friday, October 3, 2014

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

"GRK2 Inhibition for Heart Failure: Nearing Translation"

 

Dr. Walter Koch

Professor of Medicine

Director Emeritus, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

Deputy Dean, UC San Diego School of Medicine

Henrik Sillesen

Friday October 10, 2014

"Screening for Atherosclerosis by Ultrasound"

Dr. Henrik Sillesen

Professor and Chief of Vascular Surgery

Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen

Denmark

Daniel Burkhoff

Friday, October 17, 2014

"The Science of Mechanical Circulatory Support"

Dr. Daniel Burkhoff

Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine, Cardiology

Columbia University

 

James Fang

Friday, October 24, 2014

"Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFPEF): Five Common Myths"

Dr. James Fang

Professor of Medicine

John and June B. Hartman Presidential Endowed Chair

Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Executive Director, Cardiovascular Service Line

University of Utah, Health Care

Silhouette

Friday, October 31, 2014

Journal Club -"Beta-blockers, what's the deal?"

Dr. Nick Wettersten & Dr. Boris Arbit

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

November 2014

Gerald W Dorn II

Friday, November 7, 2014

Time: 7:30-8:30am in ECOB 1-001

 

"Epigenetics in Heart Development and Disease"

Dr. Gerald W. Dorn II

Philip and Sima K. Needleman Professor

Associate Chair for Translational Research

Washington University School of Medicine



Pam Taub

Friday November 14, 2014

"Effects of the Cocoa Flavanol Epicatechin on Skeletal Muscle Structure, Mitochondrial Bioenergetics, and Exercise Capacity"

Dr. Pam Taub

Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of California, San Diego

Uri Elkayam

Friday, November 21, 2014

"Peripartum Cardiomyopathy - An Update"

Dr. Uri Elkayam

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California

 



Friday, November 28, 2014

Canceled - Happy Thanksgiving!

 

December 2014

Bill Auger

Friday, December 5, 2014

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

 

"CTEPH: What's new...and what's ahead"

Dr. Bill Auger

Professor of Clinical Medicine

University of California, San Diego



David Krummen



Friday December 12, 2014

"Ventricular Fibrillation: New Therapeutic Possibilities"

Dr. David E. Krummen

Director of Electrophysiology, VA San Diego Medical Center

Associate Professor of Medicine

University of California San Diego and

VA San Diego Healthcare System



Friday, December 19, 2014

"Medical Therapy for Peripheral Artery Disease: Guidelines and Opportunities"

Dr. Ehrin J. Armstrong

Director, Interventional Cardiology

Co-Director, Vascular Laboratory

VA Eastern Colorado Healthcare System

Associate Professor of Medicine

Division of Cardiology

University of Colorado School of Medicine

 



Friday, December 26, 2014

Canceled - Happy Holidays!

 

January 2015



Friday, January 2, 2015

 

Canceled - Happy Holidays!

Practice Locations

Friday, January 16, 2015

"Of Mice and Men: Systems, Networks and Translation in Vascular Biology"

Dr. Ziad A. Ali

Assistant Professor of Medicine

General & Interventional Cardiovascular Medicine

Associate Director of Translational Science

Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy

Columbia University

Senior Scientist

Cardiovascular Research Foundation

 

Arturo Dominguez

Friday, January 23, 2015

Journal Club -"Does length really matter? The optimal duration of dual antiplatelet therapy"

Dr. Isac Thomas & Dr. Daniel Walters

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

 

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Friday, January 30, 2015

"Flipping Dyssynchrony on its Head - Can Some be More?"

Dr. David Kass

Abraham and Virginia Weiss Professor of Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Director, Institute of CardioScience

The Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutions

 

February 2015

Friday, February 6, 2015

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

 

"Pulmonary Hypertension"

Dr. Nick Kim

Clinical Professor of Medicine

Director, Pulmonary Vascular Medicine

Director, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Fellowship

Clinical Service Chief, Thornton PCCM

University of California, San Diego







Friday February 13, 2015

"Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly"

Dr. Michael Gold

Michael E Assey Professor of Medicine

Director of Academic Cardiology

Medical University of South Carolina

Friday, February 20, 2015

"Neuromodulation for Arrhythmia Control"

Dr. Peng-Sheng Chen

Editor-in-Chief, HeartRhythm Journal

Medtronic Zipes Chair in Cardiology

Director, Zrannert Institute of Cardiology

Chief, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine

Indiana University School of Medicine

 

Arturo Dominguez

Friday, February 27, 2015

Journal Club -"Novel Management of Hyperlipidemia and a Brief Review of PCSK9 Inhibitors. How Low Can You Go?"

Dr. David Cork

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

 

March 2015

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Friday, March 6, 2015

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

 

"Therapeutic Angiogenesis for Critical Limb Ischemia"

Dr. Dennis Bandyk

Professor of Surgery in Residence

Chief, Division of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery

University of California, San Diego



W. Robb MacLellan



Friday March 13, 2015

"Cardiac Cell Therapy: A promising therapy that has great potential, and always will?"

Dr. W. Robb MacLellan

Professor and Head, Division of Cardiology

Robert A. Bruce Endowed Chair in Cardiovascular Research

University of Washington, Division of Cardiology

Arturo Dominguez

Friday, March 20, 2015

Journal Club - "The Coronary Sinus Reducer Stent: Potentially Treating Refractory Angina from the Bottom Up"

Dr. Gordon Ho

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

 



Friday, March 27, 2015

Cancelled - Cesar Chavez Day

 

 

April 2015

Friday, April 3, 2015

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

 

"Minnesota, USA...The Birthplace of Medical Technology"

Dr. Manny Villafaña

Founder, Chairman & CEO

KIPS BAY MEDICAL, INC.

Minneapolis, MN







Friday April 10, 2015

"Contrast Echocardiography"

Dr. Anthony DeMaria

Judith and Jack White Professor of Cardiology

University of California, San Diego

Arturo Dominguez

Friday, April 17, 2015

Journal Club - "Use of CT Coronary Angiography for the Evaluation of Suspected Coronary Artery Disease"

Dr. Armand Rostamian & Dr. Calvin Yeang

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellows

 



Friday, April 24, 2015

"Stem Cell Therapy for Ischemic Heart Disease: Pipedream or Any Reality?"

Dr. Timothy Henry

Chief, Division of Cardiology

Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute

Professor, Department of Medicine

Lee & Harold Kapelovitz Chair in Research Cardiology

 

 

May 2015

Friday, May 1, 2015

 

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: ECOB 1-001

 

"The Power of Personalized Lifestyle Changes and Love"

Dr. Dean Ornish

Founder & President, Preventive Medicine Research Institute

Clinical Professor of Medicine

University of California, San Francisco









Friday May 8, 2015

"Update on Heart Transplant and LVAD at UCSD 2015"

Dr. Eric Adler

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine

Medical Director of Heart Transplant & Mechanical Circulatory Support

University of California, San Diego

Arturo Dominguez

Friday, May 15, 2015

Senior Talk - "Stem Cells for the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease: Where are we now and where are we going?"

Dr. Brad Nelson

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

 

Arturo Dominguez

Friday, May 22, 2015

Journal Club-"Effects of risk factor modification on AF ablation outcomes. ARREST-AF study"

Dr. Tina Baykaner

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

 

 

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Friday, May 29, 2015

Senior Talk-"The Evolution of Cardiac CT"

Dr. James Kim

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

 

 

June 2015

Friday, June 5, 2015

 

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: ECOB 1-001

 

"Combined Angiotensin Receptor and Neprilysin Inhibition in Heart Failure: A New Paradigm?"

Dr. Scott Solomon

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Director of Noninvasive Cardiology

Brigham and Women's Hospital



Arturo Dominguez





Friday June 12, 2015

Senior Talk - "All Or Nothing: The Case for the Complete Revascularization in Stable Multi-vessel PCI"

Dr. Lawrence Ang

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Arturo Dominguez

Friday, June 19, 2015

Senior Talk - "Lock, Shock, and Two Percutaneous LVADs"

Dr. Michael Gibson

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Chief Fellow

 



Break for Summer - Grand Rounds will return September 2015!

 

 

2013 - 2014

Dr. Atul Malhotra, MD

Friday, September 13, 2013

"Sleep and the Cardiovascular System"



Dr. Atul Malhotra

Division Chief, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Director of Sleep Medicine

Kenneth M. Moser Professor, Department of Medicine

University of California, San Diego

Eric David Adler, MD

Friday, September 20, 2013

"How Soon is Now: Stem Cells for the Study and Treatment of Heart Disease"



Dr. Eric Adler

Associate Professor of Medicine

Medical Director of Heart Transplant & Mechanical Circulatory Support

Director, Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship Program

University of California, San Diego

Dr. Lawrence Ang, MD

Friday, September 27, 2013

Journal Club- "Low-Dose Colchicine for Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease"



Dr. Lawrence Ang

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Photo Not Available

Friday, October 4, 2013

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

"Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation: Pathoanatomy, Pathophysiology, and Indications for Surgical Correction"

Dr. Kirk L. Peterson

Professor of Medicine

Director Emeritus, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

Deputy Dean, UC San Diego School of Medicine



Friday October 11, 2013

"Transcatheter Valve Technology in Congenital Heart Disease"

Dr. John Moore

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Chief, Section of Cardiology

Department of Pediatrics, UCSD School of Medicine

Director, Division of Cardiology

Rady Children's Hospital San Diego

Friday, October 18, 2013

Journal Club - "Does Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Truly BLOCK-HF?"

Dr. Gordon Ho

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Friday, October 25, 2013

"Advances in Electrocardiography, Mapping and Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia"

Dr. Edward Gerstenfeld

Professor of Clinical Medicine

Chief of Cardiac Electrophysiology

University of California, San Francisco

Photo Not Available

Friday, November 1, 2013

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

"Multi-Modality Cardiovascular Imaging in Pre-Procedural Planning"

Dr. Joel Wilson

Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of California, San Diego

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Friday, November 8, 2013

"Neurologic Optimization and Prognostication After Cardiac Arrest"



Dr. Navaz Karanjia

Assistant Professor of Neurosciences

Director, Neurocritical Care Program

Medical Director, Neuro-ICU

University of California, San Diego

Friday, November 15, 2013

"Fifty Years Studying Coronary Artery Disease"

Dr. William Roberts

Executive Director, Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute

Dean, A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education

Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Editor in Chief, The American Journal of Cardiology and Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings

Friday, November 22, 2013

Journal Club - "PROTECT AF and a Review of Left Atrial Appendage Closure"

Dr. David Cork

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow



Friday, November 29, 2013

Canceled

Thanksgiving

Photo Not Available

Friday, December 6, 2013

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Floor)

"Pulmonary Endarterectomy: What are the Contraindications?"

Dr. Michael Madani

Professor of Surgery

Clinical Chief, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Director, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center - Surgery

University of California, San Diego

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Friday, December 13, 2013

Journal Club - "Cardiac-Resynchronization Therapy in HF with a Narrow QRS Complex"

Dr. Michael Gibson

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Dr. Pravin Shah, MD

Friday, December 20, 2013

"Management of Low Flow, Low Gradient Aortic Stenosis"

Dr. Pravin M. Shah

Chair, Medical Director

Hoag Heart Valve Center



Friday, December 27, 2013

Canceled

Christmas



Friday, January 3, 2014

Canceled

New Year's

Photo Not Available

Friday, January 10, 2014

"New Horizons in Endovascular AAA Repair"

Dr. John Lane

Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery

Director of Endovascular Surgery, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

Chief of Vascular Surgery, La Jolla VA Hospital

University of California, San Diego

Friday, January 17, 2014

"Myocarditis 2014: Advances in Pathogenesis and Diagnosis"

Dr. Leslie Cooper, Jr.

Professor of Medicine

Director, Gonda Vascular Center

Mayo Clinic

Photo Not Available

Friday, January 24, 2014

"Radiation in the Cath Lab"

Dr. Ryan Reeves

Interventional Cardiology Fellow

University of California, San Diego



Friday, January 31, 2014

Journal Club- "Door to Balloon Time and Mortality"

Dr. Tina Baykaner

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Photo Not Available

Friday, February 7, 2014

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"Novel Therapeutic Targets and Design of Clinical Trials for CVD and Aortic Stenosis"

Dr. Sam Tsimikas

Professor of Medicine

Director of Vascular Medicine

University of California, San Diego



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Friday, February 14, 2014

"Epidemiology and Outcomes Research in Cardiac Electrophysiology: How far have we come and where do we go from here?"

Dr. Jonathan Hsu

Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of California, San Diego



Michael Cowley.MD

Friday, February 21, 2014

"History of Interventional Cardiology"

Dr. Michael Cowley

Professor of Medicine

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Friday, February 28, 2014

Journal Club "Bivalirudin: opening up new horizons?"

Dr. Anya Narezkina

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Friday, March 7, 2014

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"Stroke Prevention in Patients with Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation: Individualized, Patient-Focused Treatment"

Dr. David Garcia

Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology

University of Washington School of Medicine

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Friday, March 14, 2014

"Genetics of Dilated Cardiomyopathy and 'Next Generation' Approaches to Assessment"

Dr. Kirk Knowlton

Professor of Medicine

Edith & William M. Perlman Chair

Chief of Cardiology

Vice Chair of Medicine for Laboratory Research

University of California, San Diego

Friday, March 21, 2014

"Renovascular Hypertension: A Review of Literature"

Dr. Jesse Naghi

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow



Friday, March 28, 2014

Canceled

Cesar Chavez Day

Kim Kerr, MD, FCCP

Friday, April 4, 2014

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"CTEPH Imitators: You may think it is a clot, but it is not"

Dr. Kim M. Kerr

Professor of Clinical Medicine

Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit- Thornton

University of California, San Diego

Photo Not Available

Friday, April 11, 2014

"Blessed with a Big Heart: Genetics of Dilated Cardiomyopathy"

Dr. Matthew Taylor

Director Adult Medical Genetics Program

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine

University of Colorado Denver



Friday, April 18, 2014

"Biomarkers in Heart Failure"

Dr. Yang Xue

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow



Friday, April 25, 2014

"Left Ventricular Non-Compaction: Current Controversy and New Insights"

Dr. Peter Morcos

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Chief Fellow

Photo Not Available

Friday, May 2, 2014

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"Who gets what pump when? Surgical options in treating heart failure"

 

Dr. Victor Pretorius

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery

University of California, San Diego

Friday, May 9, 2014

"Sports and Exercise Cardiology: A Review of Challenges and Guidelines"

Dr. Brendan Daly

UCSD Cardiovascular Disease Fellow

Photo of Hina Chaudhry

Friday,May 16, 2014

"Developmental Clues to Cardiac Regeneration"

Dr. Hina Chaudhry

Associate Professor of Medicine

Director, Cardiovascular Regenerative Medicine

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Photo Not Available

Friday, May 23, 2014

"Kawasaki Disease and the Heart: What Adult Cardiologists Need to Know"

Dr. Lori Daniels

Associate Professor of Medicine

Director, Coronary Care Unit

University of California, San Diego

William Penny, MD

Friday, May 30, 2014

"Current Controversies in Antithrombotic Therapy"

Dr. William Penny

Professor of Clinical Medicine, UCSD

Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories

VA San Diego Healthcare System

Friday, June 6, 2014

 

Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center Grand Rounds

Time: 7:30-8:30am

Location: Moore's Cancer Center, Goldberg Auditorium (2nd Flr)

"50 Years of Coronary Care: Paradigm, Invention and Application"

 

Dr. Stanley Rubin

Professor of Medicine, Emeritus

UCLA School of Medicine

2012 - 2013

Friday July 27th, 2012

"Alternatives to Warfarin Therapy: Integrating New Evidence into Clinical Practice"



Sanjay Kaul, MD

Division of Cardiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Professor, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Stefan Anker, MD

Friday September 7th, 2012

"Cachexia-Spanning the Spectrum from Cancer to Heart Failure"



Stefan Anker, MD

Professor of Cardiology & Cachexia Research Department of Cardiology in the Charité, Campus Virchow-Klinikum Berlin, Germany

Alex Khalessi, MD

Friday September 17th, 2012

"Advancements in Treatment of Cerebrovascular Disease: Challenges and Opportunities"



Alex Khalessi, MD

Director of Endovascular Neurosurgery; Surgical Director of NeuroCritical Care; Assistant Professor of Surgery University of California, San Diego

Mike Gibson

Friday September 21th, 2012

Journal Club: "Results of FAME 2 Trial"



Journal Club - Mike Gibson

Stephen Ellis, MD

Friday September 28th, 2012

"Megatrends in Medicine and Cardiology 2012"



Stephen Ellis, MD

Professor of Medicine; Section Head, Invasive and Interventional Cardiology; The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cardiovascular Medicine

Eugene Golts, MD

Friday October 5th, 2012

"Surgical Options for the Treatment of Descending Thoraciic Aorta"



Eugene Golts, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery; University of California, San Diego

Bradley Knight, MD

Friday October 12th, 2012

"The Totally Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator"



Bradley Knight, MD

Cooley Professor of Medicine; Feinberg School of Medicine; Northwestern University Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology; Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute; Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Dan Blanchard, MD

Friday October 19th, 2012

"3D Echo and Strain Imaging in the Assessment of LV Function"

Dan Blanchard, MD

Professor of Clinical Medicine; Director, UCSD Cardiology Fellowship Program University of California, San Diego

James Kim

Friday October 26th, 2012

Journal Club: "Intra-aortic Balloon Support for Myocardial Infarction with Cardiogenic Shock"

Journal Club - James Kim, MD

 Dr. Stuart Russell, MD

Friday November 2nd, 2012

Is doping beneficial, insights from exercise to heart failure?



Stuart Russell, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Chief, Heart Failure and Transplantation

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Dr. Thierry C. Gillebert, MD

Friday November 9th, 2012

Non-invasive Haemodynamics in Epidemiology.

The Asklepios study.




Thierry C. Gillebert, MD

Professor of Cardiology

Ghent University, Belgium

Brendan Daly, MD

Friday November 16th, 2012

Journal Club: RF Ablation vs. Drug Therapy as First Line Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

Brendan Daly, MD

UCSD Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow



Friday November 23rd, 2012

Cancelled (Thanksgiving)



Friday November 30th, 2012

Cancelled (UCSD Third Annual Cardiovascular Medicine Conference)

Dr. Thomas Hemmen

Friday December 7, 2012

Molecular Imaging in Cardiovascular Medicine: Future Clinical Roles

Jonathan R. Lindner, MD

Associate Chief for Education, Cardiovascular Division

Oregon Health & Science University

Dr. Thomas Hemmen

Friday December 14, 2012

Intracranial Aneurysm and Septic Emboli Risk from TEE Proven Endocarditis

Thomas Hemmen, MD, PhD

Director, UCSD Stroke Center

Associate Professor, Department of Neurosciences

UC San Diego School of Medicine

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Friday December 21, 2012

Journal Club: Strategies for Multivessel Revascularization in Patients with Diabetes. Results from the FREEDOM trial.

Peter Morcos, MD

Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow

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Friday December 28, 2012

CANCELED - Christmas

Dr. John Kellum

Friday, January 4, 2013

"Does hemofiltration still have a role in management of CRS (Cardio-Renal Syndrome)?"



John A. Kellum, MD, FCCM

Professor and Vice Chair for Research;

Director, Bioengineering and Organ Support Program;

Department of Critical Medicine

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Dr. Alan Maisel, MD

Friday, January 11, 2013

Out of the Desert: The case for using Biomarkers to Monitor and Guide treatment in Heart Failure



Alan Maisel, MD

Professor of Medicine

Director, CCU and Heart Failure

University of California, San Diego

Dr. Sumeet S. Chugh, MD

Friday, January 18, 2013

Personalized Medicine for the Cardiac Patient: Are We There Yet?



Sumeet S. Chugh, MD

Pauline and Harold Price Professor

Associate Director, Heart Institute

Director, Heart Rhythm Center of Excellence

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Dr. Bradley Nelson, MD

Friday, January 25, 2013

Serelaxin: the next frontier in heart failure?



Bradley Nelson, MD

UCSD Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow

Dr. Anker Stefen

Friday, February 1, 2013

Acute Heart Failure: What is the Role of the Emergency Department?

Peter S. Pang, MD

Associate Chief, Emergency Medicine

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine,

Department of Emergency Medicine

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Yang Xue, MD

Friday February 8th, 2013

Apixaban vs. Warfarin in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation

Yang Xue, MD

UCSD Cardiovascular Medicine Fellow

Dr. Anker Stefen

Friday, February 15, 2013

*Room location changed to ECOB 3-007 for this date only*

PCI Related Myonecrosis: Predictors & Implications.

Ehtisham Mahmud, MD, FACC, FSCAI

University of California, San Diego

Professor of Medicine; Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine;

Co-Director, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center; Director,

Interventional Cardiology and CV Cath Labs;

Dennis Bandyke, MD

Friday February 22nd, 2013

Vascular Lab Surveillance after Peripheral Angioplasty

Dennis Bandyk, MD

University of California, San Diego

Chief, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

Professor of Surgery

Dr. Mitul Patel, MD, FACC

Friday March 1st, 2013

Pre-Hospital STEMI Care: If Time is Muscle, How Are We Doing on Time?

Mitul Patel, MD, FACC

University of California, San Diego

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

Dr. Kenneth Ellenborgen

Friday, March 8, 2013

Advances in Cardiac Pacing



Kenneth Ellenbogen, MD

Kontos Professor of Cardiology

Chairman, Division of Cardiology

Virginia Commonwealth University

Dr. Barry Greenberg, MD

Friday, March 15th, 2013

Gene Therapy of Heart Failure

Barry Greenberg, MD

Professor of Medicine;

Director, Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program;

University of California, San Diego

Dr. Jamil Aboulhosn, MD

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

Imaging to Plan for and Guide Trans-catheter Interventions in Patients with Congenital and Structural Heart Disease

Jamil Aboulhosn, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics Director, Ahmanson/UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center



Friday, March 29th, 2013

Canceled

Cesar Chavez Day

Nick Kim, MD

Friday April 5th, 2013

Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension: Challenges and Opportunities

Nick Kim, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Director, Pulmonary Vascular Medicine

Director, Fellowship Program

University of California, San Diego

Dr. David J. Whellan, MD, MHS

Friday April 12th, 2013

Exercise Training in Heart Failure Patients: Where are We Running To?

David J. Whellan, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Medicine

Assistant Dean for Clinical Research, Jefferson Medical College;

Jefferson Coordinating Center for Clinical Research;

Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Dr. Sunil V. Rao, MD

Friday April 26th, 2013

Bleeding and Blood Transfusion Issues in Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease

Sunil V. Rao, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Duke University Medical Center

Director, Cardiac Catheterization Labs

Durham VA Medical Center

Amir Schricker

Friday May 3rd, 2013

Journal Club: "Mechanisms of Initiation of Human Atrial Fibrillation"

Journal Club - Amir Schricker, MD

Gautam Lalani

Friday May 17th, 2013

Journal Club: "Cardiac EP: A Historical Perspective"

Journal Club - Gautam Lalani, MD

Tom Maddox

Friday May 24th, 2013

"Learning Health Care Systems & the VA CART Program"

Tom Maddox, MD

Cardiology, VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System; Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine; Associate Director, VA CART Program

Anna McDivit

Friday May 31st, 2013

Journal Club: "Mechanical Circulatory Support: A Review of the Literature and the UCSD Experience"

Journal Club - Anna McDivit, MD

Friday June 7th, 2013

"Paradigm Shifts in Managing Atrial Fibrillation"

Sanjiv Narayan, MD

Professor of Medicine in Residence, UCSD; Director of Electrophysiology, San Diego VAMC; Co-Director, UCSD Electrophysiology Section; UCSD Institute for Computing Medicine

Arturo Dominguez

Friday June 14th, 2013

Journal Club: "Contrast Nephropathy: Optimal Prevention & Treatment"

Journal Club - Arturo Dominguez, MD