Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Grand Rounds
Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Grand Rounds follows the academic calendar (September - June) and is mostly held every 4th Wednesday from 4-5pm.
For upcoming Grand Rounds, see our event calendar: Upcoming Grand Rounds.
The aim of the Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Grand Rounds series is to provide a forum for presentation from prominent experts and active discussion on topics relevant to the medical care of older adults. Attendees should be able to incorporate learned content to improve evidence-based care delivery, teaching and research in aging and serious illness.
- Grand Rounds has been recorded and posted on YouTube since May 2020. Visit our YouTube channel to access our recordings.
The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The above credit is inclusive of all Fiscal Year 2022 Geriatrics Grand Rounds sessions.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA category 1 credit issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME. You must sign in and be present in-person to qualify for CME credit.
Course Number MGR 23021
*Faculty Relationship Disclosure
All speakers listed above have declared that neither they, nor any immediate member of their family, have a financial arrangement or other relationship with the manufacturers of any commercial products except *.
* All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with the ACCME's Standards for Commercial Support.
Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care Grand Rounds Commercial Support Disclosure
No commercial support received for Geriatric Medicine and Palliative Care Grand Rounds.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 10 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
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Past Grand Rounds Recordings
Tacara N. Soones, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Geriatrician, Clinical Researcher; MD Anderson Cancer Center, Division of General Internal Medicine, The University of Texas
Jason Karlawish, MD
Professor of Medicine, Medical Ethics and Health Policy, and Neurology, University of Pennsylvania; Co-Director, Penn Memory Center
Jayna M. Holroyd-Leduc MD FRCPC
Professor and Head, Department of Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine; Clinical Department Head, AHS Calgary zone; Brenda Strafford Foundation Chair in Geriatric Medicine, University of Calgary
Julia Adler-Milstein, PhD, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for Clinical Informatics and Improvement Research (CLIIR)
Krista Harrison, PhD, Associate Professor in the Division of Geriatrics and the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies (IHPS)
Jennifer Lai, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF, practicing general/transplant hepatologist and board-certified Physician Nutrition Specialist
Chrissy Kistler, MD, MASc, UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center member and Assistant Professor for the Division of Geriatric Medicine in the Department of family Medicine at UNC-Chapel Hill
Cheryl Phillips, MD, AGSF, President & CEO of the Special Needs Plan Alliance
Duke Han, PhD, Professor of Family Medicine, Keck School of Family Medicine, University of Southern California
Pei Chen, MD, Assistant Professor, Medicine, UCSF Division of Geriatrics
Ashwin Kotwal, MD, MS, Assistant Professor, Medicine, UCSF Division of Geriatrics
Nancy Schoenborn, MD, MHS, Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Ted Johnson, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Director, Center for Health in Aging, Program Director, Atlanta Regional Geriatric Education Center, Paul W. Seavey Chair in Medicine Chief, General Med & Geriatrics, Interim Chief, Hospital Medicine, Atlanta Site Director, Birmingham/Atlanta VA Geriatrics Rehabilitation, Education, and Clinical Center (GRECC)
Zara Cooper, MD, MSc, FACS, acute care surgeon, trauma surgeon and surgical intensivist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), Kessler Director for the Center for Surgery and Public Health (CSPH), Associate Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, Associate Faculty at Ariadne Labs, and Adjunct Faculty at the Marcus Institute for Aging research
Helen Kao, MD, Medical Director of Clinical Innovations at Lumina Hospice and Palliative Care in Corvallis, and Professor of Geriatrics with the University of California San Francisco (UCSF)
Caring for the future: supporting the caregivers on whose backs we lean
Lee Lindquist, MD, Section Chief of Geriatric Medicine in the Department of Medicine, George M. Eisenberg Research Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Associate Professor of Medicine (General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics)
Helen Chen, M.D. Chief Medical Officer at Hebrew SeniorLife
Michael Steinman, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director of Research Training, Associate Director, UCSF Pepper Center for Aging Research, VA Director, UCSF National Clinician Scholars Program, Visiting Research Scientist and Interim Director of Research, San Francisco Campus for Jewish Living, Staff Physician, SFVAMC
Amy Kind, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Director, UW Department of Medicine Health Services and Care Research Program and Director of the Madison VA Dementia and Cognitive Care Clinic
Carl V. Hill, PhD, MPH,
Vice President, Scientific Engagement, Alzheimer’s Association
Annie Medina-Walpole, MD
Professor of Medicine, Paula H. Fine Professorship in Medicine, and Chief, Department of Medicine, Geriatrics/Aging (SMD), University of Rochester Medical Center
Dae H. Kim, MD, MPH, ScD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gerontology, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Kathleen T. Unroe, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Indiana University Center Scientist, Indiana University Center for Aging Research
Investigator, Regenstrief Institute, Inc.
Anna Chodos, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Co-Principal Investigator, Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program, Director, Geriatrics Outpatient Consult Service, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
Louise Aronson, MD, MFA, Professor of Medicine Anna Chodos, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine
Ashwin Kotwal, MD, MS, Assistant Professor of Medicine
Carla Perissinotto, MD, MHS, Associate Professor of Medicine
Rebecca Sudore, MD, Professor of Medicine
Eric Widera, MD, Professor of Medicine
Dan Matlock, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Implementation Scientist - GRECC
Helen Chen, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Hebrew SeniorLife
12/5/2019 *UCSF Medicine Grand Rounds
Michael Steinman, MD, Professor of Medicine, UCSF Division of Geriatrics, Co-PI of the US Deprescribing Research Network, co-chair of the American Geriatrics Society’s Beers Criteria guideline update panel, Director of the UCSF T32 Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Aging Research, and Associate Director for the UCSF Pepper Center for Aging Research
Joshua Bamberger, MD, MPH, Director, Health and Housing Initiatives Non-Profit Housing Association of North California (MPH)
Jessica Eng, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine, UCSF Division of Geriatrics
Thomas E. Edes, MD, MS, Executive Director of Geriatrics and Extended Care, for Clinical Operations for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Bruce Ovbiagele, MD, MSc, MAS, MBA, Chief of Staff, Associate Dean, San Francisco VA Healthcare System (SFVAHCS)
Louise Aronson, MD, MFA, Professor of Medicine, UCSF Division of Geriatrics
Sharon K. Inouye, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine and Milton and Shirley F. Levy Family Chair at Harvard Medical School, and Director of the Aging Brain Center in the Institute for Aging Research at Hebrew SeniorLife
Heather Whitson, MD, MHS, Associate Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) & Ophthalmology, Deputy Director, Duke Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University School of Medicine & Durham VA Medical Center
George E. Thibault, MD, Immediate Past President, Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation, Daniel D. Federman Professor of Medicine, Medical Education Emeritus, Harvard Medical School
Rachelle Bernacki, MD, MS, Director of Quality Initiatives, Division of Adult Palliative Care, Department of Psychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women's Hospital
Shireen McSpadden, Executive Director, San Francisco Department of Aging and Adult Services
Aanand D. Naik, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Health Services Research, Baylor College of Medicine
Sandra Y. Moody, MD, BSN, AGSF, Associate Professor, UCSF Geriatrics, SFVAMC, Professor-in-Residence at Kameda Medical Center in Kamogawa City, Chiba, Japan
Kellie L. Flood, MD, Assistant Chief Medical Officer for Care Transitions & Geriatric Quality Officer, UAB Hospital
Lona Mody, MD, MSc, Amanda Sanford Hickey Professor, University of Michigan and VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Bruce Leff, MD, Professor of Medicine, John Hopkins University Schools of Medicine
Stephanie Rogers, MD, MS, MPH, Medical Directors of: ACE Unit, Hip Fracture Co-management Service, and Delirium Reduction Campaign, University of California, San Francisco
Mindy Fain, MD, Chief, Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Palliative Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine
Jennie Chin Hansen, RN, MS, FAAN, Former CEO, American Geriatrics Society
Jessica Nutik Zitter, MD, Critical & Palliative Care Specialist, Author of Extreme Measures
Seth Landefeld, MD, Chair, Department of Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Talmadge E. King, MD, Dean, School of Medicine, UCSF
Paula Span, New Old Age, New York Times