Massachusetts General Hospital’s Medical Grand Rounds is a CME-accredited weekly seminar series dedicated to improving patient care and presenting new approaches in the field of Medicine.

Location:O’Keeffe AuditoriumStart time:8:00 am – 9:00 am The Mass General Medical Grand Rounds course is dedicated to presenting state-of-the-art approaches to patient care and reviewing new advances in the field of Medicine. Attracting speakers on the forefront of medicine both within and outside of Mass General, this course provides an opportunity for Mass General faculty, fellows, residents, nurses and professional staff to improve the care of our patients. Clinicians who work outside of Mass General are also welcome to participate. Medical Grand Rounds is structured as a 45-minute lecture followed by 15 minutes of discussion. Please see below to view our upcoming schedule, including topics and speakers.


Partners HealthCare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Partners HealthCare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 1AMA PRA Category 1CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Schedule for Winter, Spring & Summer 2020


January 2
Division of Hematology & Oncology
  • Laura Spring, MD
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
January 9
Stanbury Physician-Scientist Pathway
  • Max Petersen, MD
  • Rachel Wolfson, MD, PhD
  • Matt Emmett, MD, PhD
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
January 16
Departments of Medicine and Surgery
  • Robbie Goldstein, MD, PhD
  • Curtis Cetrulo, MD
  • Heather Faulkner, MD, MPH
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
January 23
Tabor Women Lecture
  • Laurie Glimcher, MD
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
January 30
Bulfinch Visiting Professor Lecture
  • Mark Zeidel, MD
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


February 6
The Ernest M. Haddad Lecture
  • Joshua Sharfstein, MD
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
February 13
Division of Cardiology
  • TBD
February 20
  • TBD
February 27
Division of Endocrine
  • TBD


March 5
Fedorov-Zeitels Lecture
  • Anna Greka, MD, PhD
  • Broad Institute Kidney Disease Initiative
March 12
World Kidney Day
  • David Salant
  • Boston Medical Center
March 19
Division of General Internal Medicine
  • TBD
March 26
Blumenthal Lecture
  • TBD


April 2
Division of Infectious Diseases
  • TBD
April 9
Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology
  • Kimberly Blumenthal, MD
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
April 16
Jackson Society
  • TBD
April 23
The Division of Nephrology
  • TBD
April 30
Clinicopathologic Conference


May 7
Resident Research Day
  • TBD
May 14
Department of Medicine State of the DOM
  • Katrina Armstrong, MD
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
May 21
Division of Palliative Care and Geriatrics
  • TBD
May 28
Infectious Control Unit


June 4
Department of Medicine Chief Residents
  • Nancy Haff, MD
  • Nino Mihatov, MD
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
June 11
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
  • Timothy Blackwell, MD
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
June 18
Clinicopathologic Conference
  • TBD
June 25
Division of Gastroenterology
  • TBD


July 2
  • No Grand Rounds
July 9
Department of Medicine Transformative Scholars
  • TBD
July 16
Partners Trainee Well-being Council
  • Michael Weinstein, MD, MBE
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
July 23
Department of Medicine Chief Residents
  • Emily Walsh, MD
  • Daniel Restrepo, MD
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
July 30
Department of Medicine Krane Award
  • TBD