Upcoming 2018 Grand Round Speakers 




Chunhui Yi, MD

2/7/2018 Nicole Jackson and Jhanvi Kanotra
3/21/2018 Bing Han and Walter Beversdorf
4/4/2018 Gordon Love, MD
5/2/2018 Gloria Sura and Katherine Wang
5/30/2018 Grace Athas, PhD
6/13/2018 Elijah Stiefel, MD
7/11/2018 F. Avery Ragan, PhD 
7/25/2018 Jonathan Somma, MD
8/22/2018 Elizabeth Rinker, MD
9/5/2018 Jhanvi Kanotra and Nicole Jackson
9/19/2018 Ritu Bhalla, MD
10/3/2018 Rachna Jetly, MD
10/17/2018 Louise Helander and Walter Beversdorf
10/31/2018 Mandy O'Leary, MD
11/14/2018 Tony Vinson and Katherine Wang
12/5/2018 Tracy Dewenter, MD

Past Topics & Speakers





02/14/2017 Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Lesions: When Pathologist’s Role Is Crucial Faculty Candidate Mohanad Shaar, MD
02/22/2017 "Thromboelastography utilizing the TEG® 6s analyzer: Implementing a new testing modality at University Medical Center"; “Re-evaluation of Cervical Screening Practice Recommendations: When Less is not More“ Reggie Thomasson, MD and Tony Vinson, DO

"Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Moving Beyond the Ki67 Proliferation Index" 

Faculty Candidate Brian Thiesen, MD
03/21/2017 "Evaluation of the Liver Allograft" Faculty Candidate Matthew Schrage, MD, PhD
04/05/2017 "Soft Tissue Sarcomas - The Basics"; "Top Three Stories in Thyroid Pathology" Louise Helander, MB, BS and Jhanvi Kanotra, MB, BS 
05/03/2017 "PD-1/PD-L1 Biomarker Testing Update" Leo Pei, MD
05/17/2017 "Novel Immunohistochemical Markers of Melanoma and Their Clinical Implications"; "Serrated Polyps of the Colon" Noah Reilly, DO and Joel France, DO
05/31/2017 "Implementation of Pathogen Inactivated Platelets in a Hospital Setting" Mandy O'Leary, MD
06/07/2017 "Mast Cell Disease Update" Grace Athas, PhD
06/13/2017 "Mechanisms of synaptic refinement: implications in neural development and disease" Shih-Hsiu (Jerry) Wang, MD
06/21/2017 "Snacks and Syndromes and Other Unexpected Autopsy Findings" Stacey Simons, MD
06/28/2017 "Molecular Advancements iin Melanoma"; "The beliefs and willingness of men who have sex with men to comply with a one-year blood donation deferral policy" Elijah Steiffel, MD and Nicole Jackson, MD, MPH
07/12/2017 "Whole Slide Imaging for Primary Diagnosis: Catching up with the rest of the world, or the beginning of the end for the human microscopist?" Elizabeth Rinker, MD
07/26/2017 "Implants of ovarian serous borderline tumors" Michael LeRoy, MD
08/09/2017 "Immunohistochemistry of GU Tumors" Ritu Bhalla, MD
08/16/2017 "Myeloid Sarcoma" Rachna Jetly, MD
08/30/2017 "Quantitative Applications of Sigma Metrics in the UMCNO Clinical Chemistry Laboratories"; "Pediatric Diffuse Gliomas; Updates from WHO 2016 Classification of CNS Neoplasms" Stephanie Moss, MD and Tony Vinson, DO

"Standardization of Assays for the 21st Century (Endocrine)"

F. Avery Ragan, PhD

"Improved Quality, Patient Care, and Experience at a Lower Cost: The Promise of Optimized Laboratory Stewardship? 

Gary Procop, MD
09/27/2017 "Lymphoproliferative Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract"; "Pre-Hospital Trtansfusio (PHT) Services"

Julie Li, MD and Louise Helander, MB, BS

10/02/2017 "Genomic Profiling of Breast Cancer: Can We Predict Outcome?" Chieh-Yu Lin, MD, PhD
10/11/2017 "The Good and the Bad of Fungal Taxonomy Reclassifications" Gordon Love, MD
10/18/2017 "Getting It Right: Improving Diagnosis in Health Care" John Ball, MD, JD
10/24/2017 "To See for Oneself: Autopsy in the Modern Academic Pathology Practice" Michael Paolini II, MD
11/7/2017 "H3K27 me3 Mutations in Tumors of the CNS" Areli K. Cuevas-Ocampo, MD
11/15/2017 "Common Diagnostic Dilemmas in Breast Core Needle Biopsy Specimens: a Practical Approach Guided by Discrepant Second Opinion Results and Litigation Cases" Saeed Bajestani, MD
12/6/2017 "Noninvasive Follicular Thyroid Neoplasm with Papillary-Like Nuclear Features (NIFTP): A Pathologist Guide" Tracy Dewenter, MD