Department of
Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds

Visiting Professors/key note speaker Grand Rounds will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams on Thursdays at 5pm. Grand rounds and journal club sessions will be recorded for future viewing as format and speaker permit. This will be announced weekly. Please consult our Grand Rounds/Journal Club User Guide (PDF) for detailed instructions for accessing the Teams sessions and/or recorded lectures. Please note that anyone outside the department who wishes to access the Teams lectures must email Cynthia Kral prior to the lecture to be added to the distribution list, as Teams link are sent via a Teams meeting invitation. Additional information about journal club and online Grand Rounds pertaining to Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine members are available on the department SharePoint.

Attendees may obtain individual attendance reports via the UPMC CCEHS website. Click My account/My transcript after logging in and follow the prompts. Please note the contact information for questions related to the credit search.

Please direct any Grand Rounds questions to or call Cynthia Kral at 412-692-4500.

Upcoming Events

March 4, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Erin Cisney, MD; Matthew Kocher, MD; Tho Nguyen, MD
March 11, 2021 - 5:00pm
March 18, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Abiona Berkeley, MD, JD, Professor, Clinical Anesthesiology Residency Program Director, Anesthesiology Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University
March 25, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Catherine L. Chen, MD, MPH, 2019-2020 Severinghaus Assistant Professor, UCSF Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Care
April 1, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Christopher Lacomis, MD; Gregory Williamson, MD
April 8, 2021 - 5:00pm
April 15, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Ryan Logan, PhD
April 22, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: TBA
April 29, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Matthew D. McEvoy, MD; Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery; Vice-Chair for Educational Affairs; Program Director, Perioperative Medicine Fellowship, Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
May 6, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Alexander Chasse, DO; Michael Morgan, MD; Thomas Pham, MD
May 13, 2021 - 5:00pm
May 20, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: James E. Baumgardner, MD, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, UPMC Presbyterian
May 27, 2021 - 5:00pm
Presenter: Konstantinos Alfaras-Melainis, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, UPMC Mercy