COVID-19 Grand Rounds Series

The Massachusetts General Hospital's Department of Medicine, in partnership with the Ragon Institute, presents a series of academic lectures on the impact of and response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Under the auspices of the department's Medical Grand Rounds, these timely and informative talks bring together the leading medical experts working to address this new global challenge.

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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: Live stream
Start 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.

Accreditation

Mass General Brigham is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Mass General Brigham 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.

Upcoming Grand Rounds

July 23
Department of Medicine Chief Residents

TBD

July 30
No Grand Rounds

The Medical Grand Rounds Series will continue September 10, 2020.

Previous Grand Rounds

July 16, 2020
COVID-19: Patient Recovery and Rehab

George A. Alba, MD
Jason H. Maley, MD
Ginger Polich, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Zahir Kanjee, MD, MPH
Anica C. Law, MD
Margaret Hayes, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Kathleen J. Haley, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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July 9, 2020
COVID-19 and Health Equity: A Focus on Health System Solutions to Magnified Inequities

Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH
Aisha James, MD, MS
Massachusetts General Hospital

Beth Riviello, MD, MPH
Rose L. Molina, MD, MPH
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Valerie Stone, MD, MPH
Bisola Ojikutu, MD, MPH
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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June 18, 2020
A 66-Year-Old Liver Transplant Recipient with COVID-19

Jay A. Fishman, MD
Matthew B. Roberts, MB, BS
Eric W. Zhang, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Deepali Kumar, MD
University of Toronto, Canada

Hans H. Hirsch, MD, MSc
University Hospital Basel, Switzerland

Umberto Maggiore, MD
University of Parma, Italy

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June 11, 2020
June 11th Medical Grand Rounds

Nancy Haff, MD
Nino Mihatov, MD 
Massachusetts General Hospital

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June 4, 2020
Vaccine Development for COVID-19: A Status Update on the Challenges and Prospects for Success

Mason W. Freeman, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Daniel Barouch, MD, PhD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Lindsey Robert Baden, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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May 28, 2020
Impact of COVID-19 among Older Persons

Christine Seel Ritchie, MD, MSPH
Sharon Levine, MD
Jehan Alladina, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Susan L. Mitchell, MD, MPH
Sharon K. Inouye, MD, MPH
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Shalender Basin, MB, BS
Laura Nelson Frain, MD, MPH
Shoshana Streiter, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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May 21, 2020
COVID-19 and Acute Kidney Injury

Eugene Rhee, MD
Meghan Sise, MD
Win Williams, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Peter Czarnecki, MD
David Leaf, MD, MMSc
Danielle Saly, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

David Friedman, MD
Samir Parikh, MD
Martin Pollak, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

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May 14, 2020
Cardiac Manifestations of COVID-19 

Anthony Rosenzweig, MD
Jason Wasfy, MD, MPhil
Judy Hung, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Dhruv Kazi, MD, MSc, MS
Lila Martin, MD
Duane Pinto, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

David Morrow, MD, MPH
Mandeep Mehra, MD, MSc
Erin Bohula May, MD, DPhil
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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May 7, 2020
Unraveling the Mystery of Clotting in COVID-19

Pavan Bendapudi, MD
Hanny Al-Samkari, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Jason Freed, MD
Jeffrey Zwicker, MD
Robert Flaumenhaft, MD, PhD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Jean Marie Connors, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital

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April 30, 2020
How Diagnostic Tests for COVID-19 Got Us into, and Will Lead Us Out of, the Pandemic

Galit Alter, PhD
Wilfredo García Beltrán, MD, PhD
Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard

Marc Lipsitch, DPhil
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Christopher Rowley, MD, MPH
Bess Flashner, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Sanjat Kanjilal, MD, MPH
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

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April 23, 2020
A 66-year-old Man with Homelessness, with Cough and Rhinorrhea: Response to COVID-19 Among Boston’s Homeless Population

David Munson, MD
Harvard Medical School, Boston Health Care for the Homeless

Jessie Gaeta, MD
Denise De Las Nueces, MD, MPH
Boston Health Care for the Homeless, Boston University School of Medicine

Kate Walsh, MPH
Joshua A. Barocas, MD, MPH
Boston Medical Center

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April 16, 2020
Publishing in a Pandemic: How Medical Journals are Responding to COVID-19

Chana A. Sacks, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, New England Journal of Medicine

Martin Hirsch, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Journal of Infectious Diseases

Mary Beth Hamel, MD, MPH
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, New England Journal of Medicine

Paul Sax, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Howard Bauchner, MD
Boston University School of Medicine, Journal of the American Medical Association 

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April 9, 2020
Advancing New Therapies for COVID-19: Anti-viral, Immunomodulation and Beyond

Keith Flaherty, MD
Michael Mansour, MD, PhD
Kathryn Hibbert, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Kathryn Stephenson, MD, MPH
Barbra Blair, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Richard Kaufman, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Scott Gottlieb, MD
American Enterprise Institute, (Formerly) U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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April 2, 2020
Palliative Care in a Pandemic

Vicki Jackson, MD
Emily Rubin, MD
Juliet Jacobsen, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Mary Buss, MD, PhD
Rev. Kathleen Rimer
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Isaac Chua, MD
Dana-Farber, Brigham & Women's Hospital

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March 26, 2020
Pathogenesis and Management of Respiratory Failure in COVID-19: What We Know So Far

Benjamin Medoff, MD
Jehan Alladina, MD
Jayaraj Rajagopal, MD
Jason Griffith, MD, PhD
Taylor Thompson, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Rebecca Baron, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ari Moskowitz, MD
Robert Hallowell, MD
Richard Schwartzstein, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

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March 19, 2020
COVID-19 in Low-resourced Settings: Reaching for Global Health Equity

Louise Ivers, MD, MPH
Mass General Center for Global Health

Ari Moskowitz, MD
David Walton, MD, MPH
Build Health International, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Inobert Pierre, MD
Health Equity International, St. Boniface Haiti

Quarraisha Abdool Karim, PhD
Centre for the Programme of AIDS Research in South Africa, Columbia University

Paul Farmer, MD, PhD
Partners In Health, Brigham and Women's Hospital

March 12, 2020
A Coordinated, Boston-wide Response to COVID-19

Bruce D. Walker, MD
Galit Alter, PhD
Ragon Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital

Marc Lipsitch, DPhil
T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Pardis Sabeti, MD, DPhil
Harvard University, Broad Institute

Mark Namchuk, PhD
Harvard Medical School

Dan Barouch, MD, PhD
Ragon Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Lindsey Baden, MD
Brigham and Women’s

Mark Schwartz
Mass General Board of Trustees

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March 5
Fedorov-Zeitels Lecture

Anna Greka, MD, PhD
Broad Institute Kidney Disease Initiative

February 27
Division of Endocrine

Elaine Yu, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

February 20
Pathways Consult Service

Jacob Rosenberg, MD, PhD
Raghu Chivukula, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital

February 13
Division of Cardiology

Nandita Scott, MD
Malissa Wood, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

February 6
The Ernest M. Haddad Lecture

Joshua Sharfstein, MD
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

January 30
Bulfinch Visiting Professor Lecture

Mark Zeidel, MD
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

January 23
Tabor Women Lecture

Laurie Glimcher, MD
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

January 16
Departments of Medicine and Surgery

Robbie Goldstein, MD, PhD
Curtis Cetrulo, MD
Heather Faulkner, MD, MPH
Massachusetts General Hospital

January 9
Stanbury Physician-Scientist Pathway

Max Petersen, MD
Rachel Wolfson, MD, PhD
Matt Emmett, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital

January 2
Division of Hematology & Oncology

Laura Spring, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital