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Clinical Research Grand Rounds at the Welch Center

Grand Rounds Follow Hybrid Format - Zoom & In-Person In The Powe Room

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Presenter on Zoom or in Powe Room?
08/30/23The Welch Center: An Introduction, Update, and a Quiz, Too ​Lawrence Appel, MD, MPHPowe Room
09/06/23Inaugural Get to Know the People of Welch Center BingoMary Rooney, PhD, MPHPowe Room
09/13/23The Link Between Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes and Cardiovascular DiseaseAnum Minhas, MD, MHSPowe Room
09/20/23Towards Maternal Health Equity: a Chronic Disease Prevention and Reproductive Justice ApproachMichelle Ogunwole, MD, PhDPowe Room
09/27/23Understanding Dementia Biology Using Plasma ProteomicsKeenan Walker, PhDPowe Room
10/04/23Leveraging Digital Health for Cardiovascular Disease Secondary Prevention Delivery in Clinical Trials and Data Collection in Epidemiologic StudiesErin Spaulding, PhD, BSN, RNPowe Room
10/11/23Team-Based Care to Advance Equity in Hypertension Outcomes Locally and GloballyYvonne Commodore-Mensah, PHD, MHS, BSN, RNPowe Room
10/18/23Prescribing Behaviors, Treatments Offered and Unconscious Bias in the Management of Peripheral Artery Disease Corey Kalbaugh, PhDPowe Room
10/25/23Digital Health Strategies for Diabetes PreventionNestoras Mathioudakis, MD, MHSPowe Room
11/01/23Promoting Maternal Mental Health in Pediatric Primary Care and Early Childhood SettingsRheanna E. Platt, MD, PhD, MPHPowe Room
11/08/23Preparing for Launch: Using a Community-Engaged Approach to Planning an Implementation Trial to Advance Cardiovascular Health EquityChristina T. Yuan, PhDPowe Room
11/15/23A Unique Moment in the Life Course: Obesity Among Emerging Adults Aged 18-25Alejandra Ellison-Barnes, MD, MPHPowe Room
11/22/23No Meeting
Thanksgiving Week
11/29/23Epidemic Orientalism, Race Capital, and the Governance of Infectious DiseaseAlexandre White, PhD, MPHPowe Room
12/06/23Achieving Health Equity in Cardiovascular Outcomes: The Role of Chronic StressAnika Hines, PhD, MPHPowe Room
12/13/23Diabetes Screening and Health Equity: Lessons Learned from Population-Based ResearchMatthew O’Brien, MDZoom
12/20/23No Meeting
Winter Break
12/27/23No Meeting
Winter Break
01/03/24No Meeting
Winter Break
01/10/24No Meeting
Winter Break
01/17/24No Meeting
Winter Break
01/24/24Benefits of Lifestyle Modification with New Generation Anti-Obesity MedicationsAriana Chao, PhD, MSN, BSN, RNPowe Room
01/31/24Do Current Methods of Economic Evaluation Promote Health Equity or Exacerbate Pre-Existing Inequities in Health? The Case of Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in Health and MedicineEmmanuel F. Drabo, PhDPowe Room

Utility of an Automated Control System and Digital Platform for Scaling-Up an Adaptive Intervention to Regulate Gestational Weight Gain 


This Grand Rounds session is co-sponsored by the Johns Hopkins Center for Women's Health, Sex, & Gender Research and the Johns Hopkins Specialized Center for Research Excellence in Sex Differences (U54AG062333).

Danielle Symons Downs, PhDZoom
02/14/24Promoting Embedded Research in a Learning Health SystemJodi B. Segal, MD, MPH & Jill A. Marsteller, PhDPowe Room
02/21/24Value Assessment in Health Care and the Hopkins Business of Health InitiativeDaniel Polsky, PhDPowe Room
02/28/24Identification and Changes in Hemodialysis-Associated Symptoms by Interdialytic Interval Lili Chan, MDZoom
03/06/24Early-Life Environmental Pollutant Exposures and Child Blood Pressure: What Do We Know and What Can We Do?Mingyu Zhang, PhD, MHSPowe Room
03/13/24Pragmatic Approaches for Type 2 Diabetes Prevention in Real-World Practice O. Kenrick Duru, MD, MS,Tannaz Moin, MD, MBA, MSHSZoom
03/20/24No Meeting
Spring Break, EPI|Lifestyle Scientific Sessions 2024
03/27/24Housing Insecurity, Health Inequities, and Health CareGabriel Schwartz, PhDPowe Room

Understanding and Addressing Financial Strain to Advance Health Equity 

Laura Samuel, PHD, MSN, RNPowe Room
04/10/24Fundamental Causes of CVD Risk: A View with the MacroscopeVasan Ramachandran, MD, FACC, FAHAZoom
04/17/24Type 2 Diabetes in South Asians: Insights on Phenotypes and PathophysiologyK.M. Venkat Narayan, MD, MSc, MBAZoom
04/24/24Omalizumab and Drug Repurposing for Patients with Food AllergiesRobert A. Wood, MDZoom
05/01/24Exploring Stigma and Bias in Patients’ Medical RecordsSomnath Saha, MD, MPHPowe Room
05/08/24Data-Driven Nutrition Recommendation to Balance Health and HabitKimia Ghobadi, PhDPowe Room
05/15/24From Simulation Modeling to Developing Interventions: A Multipronged Approach to the HIV, HCV and OUD SyndemicSabrina A. Assoumou, MD, MPHPowe Room

In conjunction with the Graduate Training Program in Clinical Investigation and with the Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR)