Grand Rounds

Laboratory Medicine and Pathology Grand Rounds are designed to improve the broad practice of laboratory medicine and pathology, including patient care, research, medical education and innovation. Sessions are open to the public and presentations are posted online for review. CME credits are available to those who attend in person.

Time & Location

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Grand Rounds are held weekly on Wednesdays from 8:00-9:00 a.m. at the Masonic Cancer Research Building.

450 Masonic Cancer Research Building
425 E. River Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Spring Semester 2021

January

January 13 

Aimi Toyama, MD, PGYIV
Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“PRAME and its potential in mucosal melanomas and germ cell tumors”      

 

January 20 

Ryan Martinez, MD, PhD, PGYIV
Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Thymic B cells in autoimmunity and cancer”

 

January 27
Beau Webber, PhD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics 
Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Transplantation
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota 
Host:  David McKenna, MD
 
"Gene edited T cells for cancer immunotherapy"

February

February 3

Antoine Wrice, MD, PGYIV
Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“Bias in healthcare: Implicitly explicit”

 

February 10

Eliezer Van Allen, MD
Assistant Professor & Director for Cancer Precision Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber/Partner Care Center
Boston, Massachusettes

TBD
Faculty Host: Dr. Scott Dehm

 

February 17   

Yung Gong, MD
Professor, Department of Pathology/Laboratory Medicine
Division of Cytology Section
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas

TBD
Faculty Host:  Dr. Faqian Li

February 24

Pooria Koshnoodi, MD, PGYIV
Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Minneapolis, Minnesota

“The current landscape of rhabdomyosarcomas”

March

March 3

Navdeep Chandel, PhD
David W. Cugell, MD Professor
Professor of Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Northwestern University
Chicago, Illinois

TBD
Faculty Host: Ameeta Kelekar, PhD

 

March 10

TBD
Faculty Host

March 17

TBD
Faculty Host:  Nicole Zantek, MD, PhD

 

March 24

TBD
Faculty Host:

 

March 31      

Jin Chen, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, and Cell and Developmental Biology
Director of Graduate Studies in Cancer Biology
Vanderbilt School of Medicine
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, Tennessee

TBD: 
Faculty Host:  Khalil Ahmed, PhD

April

April 7

Tiffany Hebert, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Pathology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

TBD: 
Faculty Host:  Deborah Powell, MD
 

April 14

Jennifer Hunt, MD
Chair, Pathology
College of Medicine
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

TBD
Faculty Host:  Sophia Yohe, MD, PhD

 
April 21           

Betsy Hirsch, PhD
Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Director, Cancer Genomics Shared Resource
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, Minnesota

TBD:

 

April 28

Rhonda Yantiss, MD
Chief of Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, New York

TBD
Faculty Host:  Emil Racila, MD

May

May 5

Bartek Grzywacz, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Hematopathology, Clinical Pathology
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, Minnesota

TBD

 

May 12

Jan Czyzk, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Anatomic Pathology
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, Minnesota 

TBD

 
May 19

TBD

 

May 26

Maha Guindi, MD
Medical Director, Digital and Telepathology
Director of GI and Liver Pathology, and Fellowship Program
Cedar Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

TBD
Faculty Host:  Oyedele Adeye, MD