Grand Rounds


Grand Rounds are held each Friday from 12:00 noon until 1:00 p.m. in the Amphitheater or can be viewed live at

All Grand Rounds are designated for CME credit. CME Credit cannot be given for viewing recorded programs.

We are working to continue Friday Grand Rounds without interruption. Please keep in mind that speakers and topics may change due to speaker availability during the Coronavirus pandemic and changes will be sent by email.

Current Grand Rounds Schedule

Friday, November 13, 2020

Early Detection of Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer’s Disease
Speaker: Mary Quiceno, MD, FAAN, FANA, Adjunct Associate Professor of Neurology,
Department of Internal Medicine & Geriatrics, University of North Texas Health Science Center
Fort Worth, Texas
Dr. Quiceno will discuss signs and symptoms suggestive of cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease, discuss the benefits of early detection and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease, evaluate some key ethical issues in the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease and in communicating the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease to patients and their families and discuss the resources available to help you and your practice care for people with cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease.{“Tid”:”5f5c2410-cd60-4dbe-b97e-3c9c38140272″,”Oid”:”916a304d-eab1-46aa-b99e-6b309f27be39″}
Or call in (audio only) +1 430-205-1142 Conf. ID: 406 916 274#

Friday, November 20, 2020

Screening For and Treating Tobacco Use Disorder to Prevent Lung Cancer 
Speaker: Maher A. Karam-Hage, MD, Professor, Department of Behavioral Science, Division of Cancer Prevention & Population Science, Medical Director, Tobacco Treatment Program, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
Dr. Karam-Hage will explain epidemiology and prevalence of tobacco use, recognize the need for behavioral and pharmacological treatment and discuss awareness of the high correlation between smoking and lung cancer.{“Tid”:”5f5c2410-cd60-4dbe-b97e-3c9c38140272″,”Oid”:”916a304d-eab1-46aa-b99e-6b309f27be39″}
Or call in (audio only) +1 430-205-1142 Conf ID: 250 419 083#

Friday, November 27, 2020

No Grand Rounds 

UT Health East Texas – Main Tyler Campus Grand Rounds

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

COVID-19 Clinical Update
Speaker: Andrea Cooley, DO, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, UT Health East Texas, Tyler, Texas
Dr. Cooley will discuss interpretation of various epidemiologic measures used to describe the current COVID-19 trends, identify signs, symptoms, and diagnostics that allow for the identification and triage of COVID-19 patients and discuss generalized management as well as management of organ specific complications in the COVID-19 clinical pathway.{“Tid”:”5f5c2410-cd60-4dbe-b97e-3c9c38140272″,”Oid”:”916a304d-eab1-46aa-b99e-6b309f27be39″}
Or call in (audio only) +1 430-205-1142 Conf.ID: 533 167 757#

For more information

Deborah Bell