Grand Rounds Videos
The Changing Landscape of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
November 13, 2013
Geoffrey W. Smith, JD
Director, Center for Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship
Professor of Health Evidence and Policy
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
- Review the history and dynamics of research funding in the United States.
- Discuss the intersection of academia, venture capital, and industry in the current resources constrained environment.
Robotics for General Surgery: Marketing Gimmick or Surgical Advance?
September 18, 2013
Sherry M. Wren, MD, FACS, of Stanford University School of Medicine, presents on the possible role for robotics in general surgery.
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.