Upcoming Schedule for Surgical Grand Rounds

Unless otherwise noted, Surgical Grand Rounds are held on Thursday mornings, 7:00AM-8:00AM, in the Emory University Hospital Auditorium, with the option to attend and participate virtually via Zoom. The EUH Auditorium is located on the 2nd floor of the hospital, 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.


September 2, 2021
Evidence-Based Medicine: Love Your Patients, Love Your Colleagues
Presented by Deena Chihade, MD
– Chief Resident, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

September 9, 2021
Living With One Ventricle
Presented by Subhadra Shashidharan, MD
– Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
– Director of Quality, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA)
– Director of Adult Congenital Heart Surgery, Emory University Hospital
– Program Director, Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship, CHOA/Emory

September 16, 2021
A Framework for Safe, Reliable and Effective Surgical Care
Presented by Joe Sharma, MD
– Associate Professor and William C. McGarity Chair of Surgery, Division of General and GI Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
– Vice Chair of Quality, Patient Safety and Care Innovation, Department of Surgery, Emory University SOM
– Director, Thyroid and Endocrine Surgery, Emory University Hospital

September 23, 2021
Surgical Grand Rounds Canceled
59th Annual Meeting of the Georgia Surgical Society, September 23-26, 2021

September 30, 2021
Updates in Robotic Technology and Training in Surgical Education
Presented by Ankit Patel, MD
– Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of General and GI Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine
– Chief of Surgery, Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
– Director, Robotic Surgical Education, General Surgery Residency