Online presentation: Cardiac Abnormalities and COVID-19 – May 21, 2020

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, May 21, 2020, will be: Cardiac Abnormalities and COVID-19 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, May 21, 2020 Presented by: Barry London, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Ferhaan Ahmad, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Saket Girotra, MBBS, SM, Assistant Professor of […]

Online presentation: Back to the Basics: Immunopathogenesis of COVID-19 – May 14, 2020

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, May 14, 2020, will be: Back to the Basics: Immunopathogenesis of COVID-19 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, May 14, 2020 Presented by: Josalyn Cho, MD, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Occupational Medicine Click this link on Thursday just before noon to join the presentation: […]

M3 processes pandemic feelings through art

Medical students in the Carver College of Medicine have a unique perspective on the current pandemic. Participants in the Sub-Internship in Internal Medicine course last month were given the opportunity to reflect on their thoughts and feelings about COVID-19 and express them in whatever form they chose. This idea arose from a conversation between Sub-Internship […]

Our imperative to address health care disparities

We are data-driven. Although data will provide an accurate picture of a situation, it is empathy that motivates us to act on it. This week, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) began to report demographic breakdowns on which Iowans are being most affected by COVID-19. As has been reported for other parts of the […]

Online presentation: Neurological Complications of COVID-19 and COVID-19 and the Kidney – May 7, 2020

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, May 7, 2020, will be: Neurological Complications of COVID-19 and COVID-19 and the Kidney 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, May 7, 2020 Presented by: Christine Gill, MD, Clinical Assistant Ptofessor of Neurology Jonathan Nizar, MD, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology The recorded presentation can be viewed here: […]

Online presentation: COVID-19 Associated Coagulopathy – April 30, 2020

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, April 30, 2020, will be: COVID-19 Associated Coagulopathy 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, April 30, 2020 Presented by: Usha Perepu, MBBS, MRCP, Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology, Oncology, and Blood & Marrow Transplantation Click this link on Thursday just before noon to join the presentation: https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/95639236174 […]

Online presentation: COVID-19 at UIHC: Our Experience Thus Far – April 23, 2020

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, April 23, 2020, will be: COVID-19 at UIHC: Our Experience Thus Far 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, April 23, 2020 Presented by: Bradley Manning, MD, Hospitalist; Medical Director, 6 Roy Carver; Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine Click this link on Thursday just before noon to join the presentation: https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/93067460299 […]

Online presentation: Ventilating COVID Pneumonia:  Not Garden-Variety ARDS – April 16, 2020

Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, April 16, 2020, will be: Ventilating COVID Pneumonia:  Not Garden-Variety ARDS 12:00-1:00pm Thursday, April 16, 2020 Presented by: Gregory Schmidt, MD, Director of Critical Care Programs (UIHC), Professor of Internal Medicine Click this link on Thursday just before noon to join the presentation: https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/95687822015 This presentation is […]

Evaluating “virtual visit” effectiveness

Working on the front line of COVID-19 treatment, health care workers are at increased risk for contracting the virus. And providers treating the head and neck are at an even greater risk of exposure to saliva, mucus, and other fluids that hold a high concentration of the virus. To protect these workers, non-essential patient care […]

Online presentation: “Lessons Learned from SARS” and a COVID-19 update – April 9, 2020

The recording from this presentation is available. Internal Medicine’s Virtual Grand Rounds presentation for Thursday, April 9, 2020, will be: Lessons Learned from SARS, and COVID-19 Update 12:00–1:00pm Thursday, April 9, 2020 Presented by: Loreen Herwaldt, MD, Professor of Internal Medicine and Epidemiology (College of Public Health) Jorge Salinas, MD, Hospital Epidemiologist, Clinical Assistant Professor […]