Upcoming Schedule for Surgical Grand Rounds

Unless otherwise noted, Surgical Grand Rounds are open to all and held on Thursday mornings, 7:00AM-8:00AM, in the Emory University Hospital Auditorium, 1364 Clifton Rd., Atlanta, GA 30322, 2nd Floor, E-Wing, Room E205.

CME credits are given for documented attendance. For more information, contact the CME Office of the School of Medicine at 404.727.5695.


Due to ongoing COVID-19 concerns, Surgical Grand Rounds will only be viewable via ZOOM.

May 6, 2021
PTSD and Acute Stress Disorder in Trauma Patients
Presented by Christine A. Castater, MD
– Surgical Critical Care Fellow, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

May 13, 2021
20th Annual Gerald Zwiren Lectureship in Pediatric Surgery
Liver Tumors in Children

Presented by Rebecka L. Meyers, MD
– Professor of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine

May 20, 2021
Joseph B. Whitehead Lectureship
Assessment and Repair of Warm Ischemic Injury in Lung Donor Allografts
Presented by Bryan A. Whitson, MD, PhD
– The Jewel and Frank Benson Family Research Professor
– Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiac Surgery
– Vice Chair of Innovation and Translational Research, Department of Surgery
– Director, Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support
– Co-Director, COPPER Lab (Collaboration for Organ Perfusion, Protection, Engineering and Regeneration)
– The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

May 27, 2021
15th Annual Harlan Stone Lecture in Trauma
Combating Trauma Disparities
Presented by S. Rob Todd, MD
– Senior Vice President, Grady Health System
– Chief, Acute Care Surgery, Grady Memorial Hospital