Grand Rounds Videos
Robotics for General Surgery: Marketing Gimmick or Surgical Advance?
September 18, 2013
Sherry M. Wren, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Stanford University School of Medicine
Director of Clinical Surgery, Palo Alto Veterans Administration Health Care System
- Describe the possible role for robotics in general surgery
- Discuss some of the issues and barriers to robotics
What Really Makes Our Patients Sick? A Closer Look at Obesity
October 30, 2013
Carol R. Horowitz, MD, MPH, of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, delivers a presentation on the impact of multiple determinants on diabetes, obesity and health.
Advances in Beta Cell Replacement and Regeneration for Type I Diabetes
November 6, 2013
Andrew Stewart, MD, of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, discusses on the latest research advances in beta cell regeneration.
Evidence-Based Surgery or Eminence-Based Dogma
October 23, 2013
Brian A. Coakley, MD, of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, lectures on distinguishing between common surgical practices that are based in dogma vs. clinical evidence.
Ultrasound for the General Surgeon: From the Bedside to the Operating Room
January 22, 2014
Patrick LeMasters, MD, of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, discusses imaging characteristics common to ultrasound studies.
Medical Anthropology and the Surgeon
November 27, 2013
Laura Doyon, MD, of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, lectures on how surgeons can identify themselves as cultural agents with healthcare goals potentially different from their patients.