Endocrinology Grand Rounds

Co-Activity Directors
Michelle L. Griffith, M.D. »
Ashley H. Shoemaker, M.D., M.S.C.I. »

Division Grand Rounds are held Wednesdays, 8:00 AM – 8:50 AM
512 Light Hall, September 5, 2018 - May 29, 2019.

You can use the pull down menu for SELECT A BUILDING and select Light Hall.
Take elevator to fifth floor and follow signs to lecture hall.

Date Speaker Institution Topic Host Peds
/ Adults
09.05.2018 Rachel Sobel, M.D. Vanderbilt

Eye Disease

Griffith A
09.12.2018 Daniel Lorber, M.D. Weill Medical College,
Cornell University
Driving with Diabetes Powers A
09.19.2018 Michelle L. Griffith, M.D./Ashley Shoemaker, M.D. Vanderbilt Case Conference Griffith/Shoemaker A

Philip Kern, M.D.

University of Kentucky Adipose Transition Bachmann A
10.03.2018 Chase Hendrickson, M.D., MPH Vanderbilt Morbidity, Mortality, and Improvement Hendrickson A
10.10.2018 Gary Hammer, M.D. University of Michigan TBD Powers A
10.17.2018 Michael Jensen, M.D. Mayo Clinic College of Medicine TBD Carranza Leon A
10.24.2018 Leslee Matheny, M.D. Vanderbilt TBD Matheny A
10.31.2018 Alan Dalkin, M.D. University of Virginia TBD Hendrickson A
11.07.2018 Pouneh K. Fazeli, M.D., M.P.H. Vanderbilt Adaptations to Starvation: FGF-21 and Beyond Powers A
11.14.2018 Jordan Wright, MD, PhD Vanderbilt TBD Wright A
11.21.2018 NO ROUNDS        
11.28.2018 Michael E. May, M.D., Ph.D. Vanderbilt TBD May A
12.05.2018 Laura Heller, M.D. Vanderbilt TBD Heller A
12.12.2018 Selorm Dei-Tutu, M.D. Vanderbilt TBD Dei-TuTu P
12.19.2018 Melissa F. Wellons, M.D. Vanderbilt TBD Wellons A
12.26.2018 NO ROUNDS        
01.02.2019 NO ROUNDS        
01.09.2019 TBD


01.16.2019 Jeeyon Cha, M.D., Ph.D. Vanderbilt A Potential Role for Translocon-Associated Protein Alpha (TRAPa) in a Subset of Type 2 Diabetes Cha A
01.23.2019 Jeffrey B. Boord, M.D. Parkview Health, Fort Wayne, Indiana Addressing Hypoglycemia Risk in Type 2 Diabetes in the Outpatient Setting: The Hypoglycemia Prevention Initiative Baum A
01.30.2019 Katherine Bachmann, M.D. Vanderbilt Natriuretic peptide hormones: Potential Relationships with Obesity and Metabolism Bachmann A
02.06.2019 Kristin Favela, M.D. Vanderbilt Bioethics in Endocrinology: A Case Based Discussion Favela P
02.13.2019 Justin Annes, M.D., Ph.D. Stanford Developing Beta-Cell-Targeted Regenerative Therapeuticsloping Beta-Cell-Targeted Regenerative Therapeutics Powers A
02.20.2019 Zahra S. Yi, Ph.D Vanderbilt Clinical Assay Interferences:  The Common Sources of Uncommon Interfences (with an Update on ACTH Assays) Yi A
02.27.2019 Matthew Freiberg, MD, MSc Vanderbilt TBD Griffith/Powers A
03.06.2019 Kristin Favela, M.D./Irene Hong-McAtee, M.D. Vanderbilt Pediatric Endocrinology Morbidity, Mortality, and Improvement Conference



Chase D. Hendrickson, M.D., MPH

Vanderbilt Compliance Seminar Hendrickson A
03.20.2019 Cassandra Brady, M.D. Vanderbilt TBD Brady P
03.27.2019 Karishma Datye, M.D./Sapna Gangaputra, M.D., M.P.H. Vanderbilt Retinopathy screening in the pediatric diabetes clinic at Vanderbilt Datye P
04.03.2019 Juliana Matthews, M.D. Vanderbilt Endocrine disorders following stem cell transplant Matthews A
04.10.2019 Nidhi Gupta, M.D. Vanderbilt Adrenocortical Tumors: A Clinical Spectrum in Children and Adults Gupta P
04.17.2019 Monica Bhanot, M.D., Ph.D. Vanderbilt TBD Bhanot A

Janet Schlechte, M.D.

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine TBD Sussman A
05.01.2019 Jefferson P. Lomenick, M.D. Vanderbilt TBD Lomenick P
05.08.2019 Robert Gabbay, M.D., Ph.D. Joslin Diabetes Center TBD Griffith A
05.15.2019 Mona Mashayekhi, M.D., Ph.D. Vanderbilt TBD Mashayekhi A
05.22.2019 Margaret Burks, M.D. Vanderbilt TBD Burks A
05.29.2019 Erin Cobry, M.D. Vanderbilt TBD Cobry P

*Adult Endocrine and Pediatric Endocrine Faculty and Fellows Only


Division Grand Rounds are held Wednesdays, 8:00 AM – 8:50 AM
512 Light Hall, September 5, 2018 - May 29, 2019.

1. We will start promptly at 8:00 AM.

2. We must begin to vacate the room by 8:50 AM
    in order for the group using the room after us to start at 8:55 AM.

Please do not ask the speaker questions after 8:40 AM.

3. We have several visiting speakers lined up  –
    a diverse range of topics will be discussed.

We look forward to seeing you each Wednesday at 8:00 AM.

Alvin C. Powers, M.D.
Director, Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism
Joe C. Davis Chair of Biomedical Sciences
Director, Vanderbilt Diabetes Center
Professor of Medicine
Professor of  Molecular Physiology and Biophysics


Division Grand Rounds Targeted Audience:
This CME event is designed for health professionals interested in Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism.

Division Grand Rounds Learning Objectives:
By attending this grand rounds lecture, participants will have the opportunity of learning the latest advances in Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism.