The UCLA Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds are presented for UCLA faculty, trainees, and medical students, as well as community physicians. The OBGYN department at UCLA seeks to promote excellence and quality in clinical care, as well as updates in new research and developments related to our field; and to provide a forum for discussion of topics that enhance medical education of the attendees, provide them with valuable information, and to incorporate learned content into their clinical practice. The program is conducted by UCLA faculty as well as selected guest speakers, invited to share their experience and insight.
The Grand Rounds are held twice monthly on Wednesday mornings from 7:00-8:00 am. Due to COVID-19, the presentations are currently held virtually via Zoom. These events are for professional audience members only.
Wednesdays, 7:00am – 8:00am. Remotely via Zoom *Open to Health Care Providers Only*
Dates and Speakers for September – December 2020 (Flyer PDF)
The Office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is accredited by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing Medical education for physicians. The office of Continuing Medical Education, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA designates this live activity for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
September 2, 2020
Joia Crear-Perry, MD
"The Relationship between Health Equity and the State of Maternal Mortality"
September 16, 2020
Joshua Cohen, MD and Jenna Fields, MA, MSW
"Hereditary Cancer Risk and its Implications for Psychosocial Wellbeing"
September 30, 2020
Ruben Alvero, MD
"Frozen Embryos in the U.S.: A Silent Crisis"
John Chan, MD
"Challenging Surgical Dogma - Show me the Evidence!"
October 28, 2020
Anne C. Hoyt, MD, Charles Tseng, MD, Susan McCloskey, MD, MSHS, Amy Kusske, MD, Nicole Dawson, MD, Nicholas McAndrew, MD
"Multi-disciplinary Breast Cancer Care: The Santa Monica Multidisciplinary Breast Program"
November 18, 2020
Sarahn M. Wheeler, MD
"Race and Racism in Research: From Recognition to Reduction"
December 9, 2020
Lieschen Quiroz, MD, University of Oklahoma
“Essentials of Pelvic Floor Ultrasound”
January 6, 2021
William Parker, MD, UC San Diego School of Medicine
“Fibroid Update: REI, MFM, Uro-Gyn, Family Planning, Gyn Onc”
January 20, 2021
Dr. Sindhu Srinivas, University of Pennsylvania
“Promoting Maternal Health and Safety in the Fourth Trimester: It’s time to do better”
February 3, 2021
Dr. Emily Lukacz, UCSD
“Shifting the Paradigm of Clinical Research: Prevention of Lower Urinary Tract Symptom (PLUS) Consortium Method”
February 17, 2021
Dr. Mariana Meyers, Children’s Hospital Colorado
“Fetal MRI: Does it really help?”
March 17, 2021
Wendy Brewster, MD, PhD, UNC School of Medicine
“Endometrial cancer, addressing the disparities and the opportunities for health equity”
March 31, 2021
Rogerio Lobo, MD, Columbia University
“Controversies in the Management of the Postmenopausal Woman”
April 14, 2021
Jennifer Hsiao, MD, UCLA Dermatology
“Hidradenitis Suppurativa: An Update”
April 28, 2021
Kerry Holliman, MD, UCLA OBGYN
“Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Protocols for Cesarean Delivery”
May 12, 2021
Natsai Nyakudarika, MD, UCLA OBGYN
“Understanding Grade-Dependent Genomic Differences in Endometrial Cancer”
May 26, 2021
Holly Mehr, MD, Jones Lab, UCLA
“Lipid metabolism in fertility and the role of Lipin in the Drosophila ovary”
June 9, 2021
Alice Shapiro, MD, UCLA OBGYN
Role of Glucose in Pre-Implantation Embryo Development: Changes in Developmental Plasticity and Metabolism