May 4, 2022

May 2022 Department of Medicine Grand Rounds announced

Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s (VUMC) Department of Medicine will host the upcoming Medicine Grand Rounds on Thursdays at 8 a.m. in May.

All lectures will be live streamed and open to the medical community, including those outside Vanderbilt. Free CME credit is also provided with advanced registration.

May 5: “Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Prognosis and Survivorship: A Clinical Epidemiology Perspective”

  • James R. Cerhan, MD, PhD, Professor of Epidemiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science; Co-leader, Genetic Epidemiology and Risk Assessment Program, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center

May 12: “Benign Genetic Variation: Clinically Insignificant, but Not Clinically Benign”

  • Jonathan D. Mosley, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

May 19: “Revisiting Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – Clinical Course and Treatment”

  • Ismael A. Qushmaq, MD, FRCPC, FACP, Consultant Intensivist, Section of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center

May 26: Medicine Grand Rounds Weinstein Lectureship: “Using Outliers to Unlock Immune Tolerance”

  • Mark Anderson, MD, PhD, Professor, Diabetes Center; Director, Medical Scientist Training Program, University of California San Francisco

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To register and obtain CME credit for Medicine Grand Rounds, participants will need to submit a one-time opt-in to the Department of Medicine Grand Rounds distribution list here (, and create a free VUMC Cloud CME account here (

For questions regarding registration, please email Attallah Stout, Medicine Grand Rounds Program Manager, at