Grand Rounds Fall 2008

September 18, 2008

"Carotid Ultrasound:
Improving Accuracy and Avoiding Pitfalls"

Edward I. Bluth, MD., F.A.C.R.
Chairman Emeritus, Department of Radiology
Ochsner Medical Institutions - New Orleans, LA

September 25, 2008

"Problematic Renal Masses"

Gary M. Israel, MD
Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology
Yale University School of Medicine - New Haven, CT

October 16, 2008

"Beyond Band-Aids: Curing the Sick American Health Care System"

Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD., PhD
Chairman, Department of Bioethics
National Institute of Health - Bethesda, MD

October 30, 2008

"Convergence in Medical Technology"

Stephen N. Oesterle, MD
Senior Vice President, Medicine and Technology
Medtronic, Inc - Minneapolis, MN

November 6, 2008

"SPECT and PET in Pediatric Brain Tumors"

S. Ted Treves, MD
Chief, Division of Nuclear Medicine
Director, Joint Program Harvard Medical School and Children’s Hospital - Boston, MA

November 20, 2008

"Advanced MR Techniques for Assessment of Chronic Liver Disease"

Elizabeth A. Rafferty , MD
Director of Breast Imaging
Avon Comprehensive Breast Center
Massachusetts General Hospital - Boston, MA

December 11, 2008

"Pearls and Pitfalls of Doppler Imaging in the Abdomen and Pelvis"

Deborah Rubens, MD
Professor and Associate Chair
Department of Imaging Sciences
University of Rochester - Rochester, NY

Grand Rounds Spring 2009

January 22, 2009

"At Last, Payoff from INVEST:
Investigational Vetebroplasty 
Efficacy and Safety Trail"

Jeffrey Jarvik, MD
Professor of Radiology & Neurosurgery
University of Washington - Seattle, WA

February 5, 2009

"MRI of Articular Cartilage:
Trauma, Degeneration and Repair "

Hollis G. Potter, MD
Professor and Chief of MRI - Hospital for Special Surgery
Cornell University - New York, NY

February 26, 2009

"Digits, Handles and Other Unexpected Pelvic Findings"

Keith Hentel, MD
Chief of Emergency & Musculoskeletal Imaging
Vice Chairman for Clinical Operations
Weill Cornell Medical College
NY-Presbyterian Hospital - New York, NY

March 19, 2009

"CT in Pulmonary Hypertension"

Sanjeev Bhalla, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology, Chief of Thoracic Imaging
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Washington University School of Medicine - St. Louis, MO

March 26, 2009

"Imaging of Hypoxia-Ischemia of the Brain in Children"

Avrum Pollock, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology
Director of Residents and Fellows
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA

April 2, 2009

"Acute Mesenteric Ischemia: MDCT Evaluation"

Jay Heiken, MD
Professor of Radiology, Chief of Abdominal Imaging
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology
Washington University School of Medicine - St. Louis, MO

May 7, 2009 - Cancelled

"New Concepts in Testicular Sonography"

Robert Harris, MD
Associate Professor of Radiology & OB/Gyn
Dartmouth Medical School - Hanover, NH

May 28, 2009

"Molecular and Cellular MRI: From Bench to Bedside"

Erik Shapiro, PhD
Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology and Biomedical Engineering
Yale University - New Haven, CT