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Department of Medicine Grand Rounds


To provide needs-based education for physicians and health care providers to improve knowledge, competence, and performance and to enable the optimum provision of health care.


  • Advance education in basic scientific principles applicable to clinical situations
  • Disseminate information regarding disease prevention and public health
  • Improve understanding of psychosocial and legal issues as they apply to delivery of excellent patient care
  • Provide updates in medical diagnosis and treatment to improve patient outcome

2023-2024 Grand Rounds Schedule

Grand Rounds will be held in person, and can also be viewed virtually via Zoom.

No Medicine Grand Rounds on observed holidays
  • November 22, 2023 — Thanksgiving
  • December 27, 2023 —Holiday Break
  • January 3, 2024 - New Year's

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CME Credit

Attendees must sign up on CloudCME to receive CME credit. A code will be provided to claim your credit at the time of the lecture.  

The University of California, San Diego School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians and designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Upcoming Speakers





 Chief Medical Resident Research

Benjamin Yang, M.D.; Anjali Kumar, M.D.


 Chief Medical Resident Research

Arianna Rodriguez, M.D.; Allison Ibarra, M.D.


 Chief Medical Resident Research

Mehul Trivedi, M.D.


 Holistic Review

Kama Guluma, M.D.



Joel Block, MD
The Willard L. Wood M.D. Professor, and Chief, Division of Rheumatology
Rush Medical College
Rush University Medical Center



Roland Thorpe, Ph.D., MS


Anal Cancer Screening:   How, Who, and When?

Edward Cachay, M.D.



Robert Wachter, M.D.
Chair of Medicine, UCSF



Chantal Darquenne, Ph.D.


 DOM Research Day




Wolfgang C. Winkelmayer, M.D., MPH, ScD
Gordon A. Cain Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of Nephrology
Director, Selzman Institute for Kidney Health
Baylor College of Medicine


 Nai-Wen Chi Lecture

Evan D. Rosen, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Division of Medical Sciences


 Resident Research



 Nathan Zvaifler Lecture Ewan Goligher, M.D.


 Resident Research



 Gordon Gill Lecture

Holly Ingraham, Ph.D.


 Oxman Lecture

Florian Krammer, Ph.D.
Professor | Microbiology
Professor | Pathology, Molecular and Cell Based Medicine
Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai