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GIM Seminar Series

Format, Location and Scheduling

The GIM seminars are held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each academic block. Faculty and GIM PGY4/5 subspecialy residents present on a rotating basis.  The curriculum includes common case-based GIM topics from both ambulatory and consultative medicine, as well as updates on faculty and resident research.

The yearly schedule of presenters is posted below.

TIME: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

LOCATION: There will be one room booked at each hospital site (VH and UH), connected by videoconference. PLEASE CHECK THE ROOM LOCATION FOR EACH DATE CAREFULLY.

2018/2019 GIM Seminar Series Schedule 

SEPTEMBER 2018

Tuesday,
September 04

Presented by
Dr. Marilyn Phung, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Noureen Huda

 

LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118




Optimizing Treatment Adherence in Chronic Disease

Presenter at UH

 

Tuesday,
September 18

Presented by
Dr. Andre Maddison, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Blair Wyllie

 

 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Adrenal Incidentaloma: already the bane of my existence

Presenter at VH

OCTOBER 2018

Tuesday,
October 02

Presented by
Dr. Jessica Jackson, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Nicole Hugel


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Osteoporosis

Presenter at UH

Tuesday,
October 16

Presented by
Dr. Sarah Weisz, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Kathy Myers


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

 

The legalization of cannabis in Canada: implications for general internists

Presenter at UH

Tuesday,
October 30

Presented by
Dr. Jack Li, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Jeff Yu


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 

Management of malignancies with hypercalcemia

Presenter at UH

NOVEMBER 2018

Tuesday,
November 13

Presented by
Dr. Dayna Butler, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Marko Mrkobrada


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

 

 

Bariatric Medicine

Presenter at UH

Tuesday,
November 27

Presented by
Dr. Marilyn Phung, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Andrew Appleton


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Sleep Apnea Struggles: An internists approach

Presenter at UH

 

DECEMBER 2018

Tuesday,
December 11

Presented by
Dr. Sarah Weisz, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Mark Goldszmidt


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

 


An overview of pulmonary hypertension

Presenter at UH

 

JANUARY 2019

Tuesday,
January 08

Presented by
Dr. Karen Geukers, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Blair Wyllie


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Monoclonal Gammopathy: Determining the Significance

Presenter at VH

Tuesday,
January 22

Presented by
Dr. Jack Li, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Erin Spicer


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Overview of Renal Tubular Acidosis

Presenter at UH

FEBRUARY 2019

Tuesday,
February 05

Presented by
Dr. Rasha Abdul-Karim, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Jeff Yu


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Polycythemia

Presenter at UH

Thesday,
February 19

Presented by
Dr. Andre Maddison, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Marko Mrkobrada


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Co-morbidity management in the frail elderly

Presenter at UH

MARCH 2019

Tuesday,
March 05

Presented by
Dr. Rasha Abdul-Karim, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Andrew Appleton


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Non Alcoholic Liver Disease

Presenter at VH

Tuesday,
March 19

Presented by
Dr. Alice Wang, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Emily Jones


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 

 


Update on Treatment of Ischemic Stroke

Presenter at UH

 

APRIL 2019

Tuesday,
April 02

Presented by
Dr. Darren Weaver, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Ken Gilbert


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Unpacking the New 2018 CCS Anti-Platelet Guidelines

Presenter at UH

Tuesday,
April 16

Presented by
Dr. Karen Geukers, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Saira Zafar


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 

 

 

Tuesday,
April 30

Presented by

Faculty Opener



 
CANCELLED

 

MAY 2019

Tuesday,
May 14

Presented by
Dr. Alice Wang, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Mark Goldszmidt


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 

 

 

Tuesday,
May 28

Presented by
Dr. Sarah Weisz, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Dongmei Sun


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

JUNE 2019



Tuesday,
June 11

Presented by
Dr. Hatem Salim, GIM Faculty


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-110

 

 


Internal Medicine CBD Review Meeting with PGY4 residents

Presenter at UH

Tuesday,
June 25

Presented by
Dr. Darren Weaver, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Erin Spicer


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118