Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds takes place the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in the Hillcrest Auditorium (map).

 ​Upcoming Speaker
Daniel Weissburg, JD
CHC Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer, UC San Diego

December 12th, 2017

Sayone Thihalolipavan, MD, MPH
Deputy Public Health Officer, Public Health Services, County of San Diego Health & Human Services Agency

January 9th, 2018

​Past Speakers

Sean Nordt, MD, Pharm.D.
​Chief Medical Officer, School of Pharmacy, Chapman University
​Homelessness and the Emergency Department

October 10th, 2017

​Laurel Riek, PhD
​Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, UC San Diego
​Healthcare Robotics: Supporting Patients, Caregivers, and the Clinical Workforce
​September 12th, 2017

​Kristi Koenig, MD
​Director Emeritus of Public Health Preparedness, UC Irvine

EMS Medical Director, San Diego County
​Global Public Health Preparedness
​August 8th, 2017
​Erik Laurin, MD
​Vice-Chair of Education, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC Davis
​Difficult Airway Management
​July 11th, 2017
​Chad Kessler, MD
​VA National Emergency Medicine Chief
​Power of Numbers: Lessons from the Largest Integrated Healthcare System in the United States
​June 13th, 2017
​Sean Okumura, MD
​Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC San Diego
​Downcodes, Procedural Billing, and Missed Ancillaries - Where can we improve?
​May 9th, 2017
​Nicholas Pokrajac, MD
​Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC San Diego
​Clinical Updates in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
​April 11th, 2017
​David Benaron, MD
​Chief Resident, Department of Emergency Medicine, UC San Diego
​The 35 Year Career in Emergency Medicine
​March 14th, 2017
​Daniel Lee, MD
​Clinical Professor of Medicine, UC San Diego

Director, Owen/Lipid/Lipodystropy Clinic
​Post-Exposure Prophylaxis [PEP] vs. Non-Post Exposure Prophylaxis [nPEP] vs. Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis [PrEP] in HIV
​February 14th, 2017
​Terry Kowalenko, MD
​ACEP Board Member
​Presidential Assassinations
​January 10th, 2017
Leslie Zun, MD, MBA​
​AAEM Board Member
​Grand Rounds
​December 13th, 2016
​Jan Schoenberger, MD
​Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, University of Southern California
​Trauma in Pregnancy
​October 11th, 2016
​Bryant Nguyen, MD, MS
Chair, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine; Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit; Vice-Chair of Research in Medicine; Professor of Medicine and Emergency Medicine, Loma Linda University
​Procalcitonin: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Use in Sepsis
September 13th, 2016
​Robert Rodriguez, MD
​Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, UC San Francisco
​Selective Chest Imaging in Adult Blunt Trauma
​August 9th, 2016
​Khai Nguyen, MD, MHS
​Clinical Services Chief, UC San Diego
​Emerging Aging Care
​July 12th, 2016