Cardiology

Below are the list of presenters, their topics and learning objectives. To schedule a Grand Rounds talk, please complete this form.

Stacy Fisher, MD 
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Cardiac Source of Embolus

Progress in Pediatric Cardiomyopathy

Pregnancy Considerations for Heart Failure Patients: Current Understandings and Directions for Research

Adult Congenital Heart Disease: Considerations for Surgery and ECHO

Women and Heart Disease: Nuances in Preventive Screening


Anuj Gupta, MD 
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Renal Denervation for Treatment of Resistant Hypertension

Role of TAVR in Treatment of Aortic Stenosis

Treatment Strategies for Stable Coronary Artery Disease

Acute Coronary Syndrome in Patient with Chronic Kidney Disease


Michael Miller, MD, FACC, FAHA | Curriculum Vitae
Professor of Medicine

Triglycerides and Cardiovascular Disease

  • To provide new information on the relationships between TG and CVD risk
  • To discuss lifestyle therapies that lower triglycerides
  • Elaborate upon clinical trial evidence related to TG and CV risk

Heal Your Heart: Understand the relationship between emotions and heart disease

  • To review the impact of stress on CV risk
  • To describe new tools to evaluate how emotional health affects our vascular health
  • Outline a strategy to deal effectively with stress through positive emotions

Gautam Ramani, MD | Curriculum Vitae
Professor of Medicine

Heart Transplantation: Historical Perspectives and Contemporary Practice

  • Review history of heart transplantation
  • Review current challenges in heart transplant
  • Highlight future directions of heart replacement therapy

Decompensated heart failure

  • Review epidemiology of acute decompensated heart failure
  • Understand treatment strategies for ADHF
  • Highlight prevention strategies for heart failure admissions

Pulmonary Hypertension

  • Review epidemiology and definitions of pulmonary arterial hypertension
  • Understand treatment strategies for pulmonary hypertension
  • Review current practice for treatment of chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension

Mukta Srivastava, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Left Atrial Appendage Ligation Devices for Stroke Prevention

Utilization of Optical Coherence Tomography Technology

Catheter-based Therapies for Mitral Regurgitation