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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

 


Bringing Clarity to Blurred Vision

Presenter at UH

Tuesday,
April 30

Presented by

Faculty Opener



 
CANCELLED

 

MAY 2019

Tuesday,
May 14

Presented by
Dr. Alice Wang, PGY5

Faculty Opener
Dr. Dongmei Sun


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118

 

 


Updates from the OB Medicine Literature

Presenter at VH

 

 

Tuesday,
May 28

Presented by
Dr. Sarah Weisz, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Mark Goldszmidt


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E4-005

UH: Rm B9-118

 


Approach to thromocytopenia, ITP, and an interesting case

Presenter at UH

JUNE 2019



Tuesday,
June 11



 


 
NO SEMINAR SERIES TODAY

 

 

PGY4/5s meet with Dr. Hatem Salim re: Internal Medicine CBD Review 

Rm E6-110 at VH, 4:30 pm

Tuesday,
June 25

Presented by
Dr. Darren Weaver, PGY4

Faculty Opener
Dr. Erin Spicer


 
LOCATION

VH: Rm E6-007

UH: Rm B9-118