Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds are held each Friday from 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. Grand Rounds are being held via Teams Meetings and can be viewed live by clicking on the link or dialing the numbers below. All Grand Rounds are designated for CME credit. CME Credit cannot be given for viewing recorded programs.

Friday, September 10, 2021 – Click here to join the  Teams Or call in (audio only) +1 430-205-1142,,352295888# Tyler Phone Conference ID: 352 295 888#

Mindfulness in Medicine: The Interplay of our Ego, Empathy and Burnout
Speaker: Diana Londoño, MD Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Urology and Urological Oncology City of Hope Medical Group

Dr. Londoño will discuss how your thought create your feelings, your actions, and results, discuss how ego interplays in your daily interactions as person and physician and review the incidence and consequences of burnout and how if we are not conscious of our thoughts it can lead us burnout.

This program is also designated for 1.0 hour of medical ethics and/or professional responsibility credit

Friday, September 17, 2021 – Click here to join the Teams Or call in (audio only) +1 430-205-1142,,728710998# Tyler Phone Conference ID: 728 710 998#

The Importance of Workforce Diversity
Speaker: Christi C. Osuagwu, PhD, MPA, MSN, FNP Associate Professor Community Health
Promotion & Education UT Representative On HDEART Consortium UTHSCT

Dr. Osuagwu will review the current data on the US population, review and highlight the many benefits of a diverse workforce for organizational survival and discuss the need and strategies to ensure a cohesive but very diverse workforce, especially in the healthcare environment.

Friday, September 24, 2021Click here to join the Teams Or call in (audio only) +1 430-205-1142,,858079519# Tyler Phone Conference ID: 858 079 519#

Underdiagnosis and Overdiagnosis in Endocrine Surgical Disorders
Speaker: Feibi Zheng, MD, MBA, FACS Assistant Professor of Surgery, Academic Institute
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute Houston Methodist Weill Cornell Medical College

Dr. Zheng will review trends in the diagnosis of thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer, hyperparathyroidism and hyperaldosteronism and discuss the role of bio-informatics in solving issues of over-diagnosis and under-diagnosis.

UT Health Tyler Campus Grand Rounds

Tuesday, September 21, 2021Click here to join the Teams Or call in (audio only) +1 430-205-1142,,919532299# Tyler Phone Conference ID: 919 532 299#

Management of Colorectal Liver Metastasis
Speaker: Laleh Melstrom, MD, MSCI Associate Professor, Division of Surgical Oncology City of Hope
Medical Center Duarte, CA

Dr. Melstrom will review diagnosis and systematic therapy options for colorectal liver metastases and discuss
regional therapy options for colorectal liver metastases.


For more information
Stephanie Williamson