Grand Rounds

The University of Saskatchewan Department of Medicine Grand Rounds are an Accredited Group Learning Activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Grand Rounds are held every Wednesday during the academic year (September to June), from noon to 1pm in the Vivian K. Asher Lecture Theatre, RUH (previously known as East Lecture Theatre). Room G763, Ground Floor, RUH. They are also available on WebEx and will be recorded and posted for future viewing.

Click on the underlined green titles to view the recorded presentations. You may want to skip ahead at the start as the recordings begin before the speaker is announced. 

Please contact Lesley Reynolds for assistance. 


February 126, 2020 

Dr. Donna Goodridge, Dr. Chung Chun (Anderson) Tyan, Dr. Erika Penz
2020 Highlights from the Respiratory Research Centre
Vivian K Asher Lecture Theatre, Room G763 RUH

February 12, 2020
Dr. Alice Wong, Division of Infectious Diseases
2019 Novel Coronavirus

February 12, 2020 - No Grand Rounds

February 5, 2020
Dr. Dalisizwe Dewa, Division of Cardiology
The Different Faces of Aortic Stenosis

January 29, 2020
Dr. Regina Taylor-Gjevre, Division of Rheumatology
Mortality in Rheumatoid Arthritis

January 22, 2020
Dr. Donald W Cockcroft, Division of Respirology, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Asthma Guidelines 1989 to GINA 2019 - β2 or not β2: That is the question.

January 15, 2020
Dr. Maria Fleseriu, Professor, Medicine/Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism and Neurological Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University. Portland, Oregon, USA
State of the art in diagnosis and treatment of acromegaly. 

January 8, 2020
Dr. Bhanu Prasad, Division of Nephrology (Regina)
Do all Patients Benefit from Multidisciplinary Clinics? 

December 18, 2019
Dr Josh Lawson, CCHSA and Respiratory Research Group
Mental Health and Asthma Among Children

December 11, 2019
Quality Care Committee, Department of Medicine
What we have learned so far from Quality Improvement Rounds

December 4, 2019
No Grand Rounds
Department of Medicine - Saskatoon - Quarterly Meeting 

November 27, 2019
Dr. Karen Laframboise, Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program 
and Dr. Anne PausJenssen, CBD Lead, Internal Medicine Residency Program
CBD Update for IM Program at U of S

November 20, 2019
Dr George Katselis, Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agricultue
Use of Proteonomics in Biomarker Discovery for Chronic Diseases

November 13, 2019
Dr Gudrun Caspar-Bell, Division of Endocrinoloy and Dr Roland Auer, Dept of Pathology & Lab Medicine
The Beatuy and the Beast - The pituitary gland

November, 6, 2019
Dr Alex Rajput, Division of Nerology
Parkinsons Disease - Overview of the 2019 Canadian Guideline. 

October 30, 2019
Dr. Gil Kaplan, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Calgary
The Epidemiological Stages in the Global Evolution of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

October 23, 2019
Dr. Jason Orvold, Division of Cardiology
Cryptogenic Stroke: Closing the Gap

October 16, 2019
Dr. John Gordon, Division of Respirology, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Regulatory cell therapy for immunological diseases 

October 9, 2019                                                            
Dr. Stephen Sanche, Division of Infectious Diseases
Syphilis: What you need to know 

October 2, 2019
No Grand Rounds
Department of Medicine - (Saskatoon) - Quarterly Meeting

September 25, 2019
Dr. Aidan Hollis, Professor of Economics, University of Calgary
Does Canada need to say "no" to expensive drugs? The battle between Universality and Comprehensiveness.