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Past Grand Rounds Recordings



Presentation Title



Duke Han, PhDProfessor of Family Medicine, Keck School of Family Medicine, University of Southern California

Financial Decision Making and Fraud in Older Age: Neuropsychology, Neuroimaging, and Policy Considerations


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


Anne Basting, PhD, Professor of English, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Director, Center for 21st Century Studies, Founder of and a Creative Strategist for the award-winning non-profit TimeSlips


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.


Dr. Lisa M. Walke
Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania


Anna Chodos, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Co-Principal Investigator, Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program, Director, Geriatrics Outpatient Consult Service, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital


Anne Fabiny, MD, Professor of Medicine,
Leah Rorvig, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine,  Michi Yukawa, MD, Professor of Medicine,
Meredith Greene, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine


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


Sharon Kaufman, PhD, Professor Emerita, Institute for Health and Aging Department of Anthropology, History and Social Medicine, UCSF School 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


Stephen B. Kritchevsky, PhD, Professor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Sticht Center for Healthy Aging & Alzheimer's Prevention


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