Surgical Oncology & Endocrine Surgery Grand Rounds

Location and day:

Grand Rounds are held every Thursday, 6:45-7:30 am, Long School of Medicine, Johnson Center for Surgical Innovation Room 221E. For additional information, please email us.


Surgical Oncology & Endocrine Surgery Grand Rounds 2019-2020


Thursday, July 18, 2019
Topic — Management of primary hyperparathyroidism


Thursday, July 25, 2019
Topic — Surgical treatment of breast cancer (IDC and ILC)


Thursday, August 1, 2019
Topic — Workup of thyroid nodules including thyroid incidentalomas


Thursday, August 8, 2019
Topic — Role of neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer


Thursday, August 15, 2019
Topic — Management of well-differentiated thyroid cancer (include role of central neck dissection)


Thursday, August 22, 2019
Topic — Work-up and management of DCIS


Thursday, August 29, 2019
Topic — Surgical management of melanoma


Thursday, September 5, 2019
Topic — Radiation therapy in breast cancer


Thursday, September 12, 2019
Topic — Management of retroperitoneal sarcoma: role of surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy


Thursday, September 19, 2019
Topic — Role of adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer


Thursday, September 26, 2019
Topic — Work-up and management of gastric adenocarcinoma


Thursday, October 3, 2019
Topic — Work-up and management of small bowel neoplasm


Thursday, October 10, 2019
Topic — Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes and management


Thursday, October 17, 2019
Topic — Management of persistent or recurrent parathyroid disease


Thursday, October 24, 2019
Topic — Management of gastric and small bowel GIST


Thursday, October 31, 2019
Topic — Multidisciplinary management of rectal cancer


Thursday, November 7, 2019
Topic — Work-up and management of adrenal incidentaloma


Thursday, November 14, 2019
Topic — Postoperative management of hypocalcemia in thyroid and parathyroid surgery


Thursday, November 21, 2019
Topic — Regional treatment strategies for in-transit melanoma metastases


Thursday, November 28, 2019
Thanksgiving Holiday


Thursday, December 5, 2019
Topic — Work-up and management of soft tissue sarcoma (non-retroperitoneal)


Thursday, December 12, 2019
Topic — Role of metastasectomy in surgical oncology


Thursday, December 19, 2019
Topic — Diagnosis and management of basal, squamous, and Merkel cell carcinoma


Thursday, December 26, 2019
Winter Break


Thursday, January 2, 2020
Topic — Work-up and management of colon cancer


Thursday, January 9, 2020
Topic — Role of surgery in stage IV colorectal cancer


Thursday, January 16, 2020
Topic — Risk assessment and management of cystic neoplasms of the pancreas


Thursday, January 23, 2020
Topic — Hereditary colorectal syndromes


Thursday, January 30, 2020
Topic — Hereditary breast cancer syndromes


Thursday, February 6, 2020
Topic — Management of GI carcinoid tumors


Thursday, February 13, 2020
Topic — Role of cytoreduction and HIPEC in GI malignancy


Thursday, February 20, 2020
Topic — Principles of immunotherapy in solid tumors


Thursday, February 27, 2020
Topic — Role of screening and diagnostic MRI in breast cancer


Thursday, March 5, 2020
Topic — Management of secondary and tertiary hyperparathryoidism


Thursday, March 12, 2020
Topic — Management of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors


Thursday, March 19, 2020
Topic — Role of sentinel lymph node biopsy in melanoma (discuss MSLT I and II trials)


Thursday, March 26, 2020
Topic — Risk assessment and chemoprevention for breast cancer


Thursday, April 2, 2020
Topic — Management of medullary and undifferentiated thyroid cancer


Thursday, April 9, 2020
Topic — Benign breast disease I: Fibrocystic change, breast cyst, sclerosing adenosis


Thursday, April 16, 2020
Topic — Work-up and management of pheochromocytoma


Thursday, April 23, 2020
Topic — Role of Oncotype DX in breast cancer


Thursday, April 30, 2020
Topic — Adjuvant therapy for melanoma (Stage III and IV)


Thursday, May 7, 2020
Topic — Management of axilla and timing of sentinel lymph node biopsy in breast cancer in patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy


Thursday, May 14, 2020
Topic — Management of Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans


Thursday, May 21, 2020
Topic — Management of atypical ductal and lobular hyperplasia of the breast


Thursday, May 28, 2020
Topic — Work-up and management of unilateral neck mass


Thursday, June 4, 2020
Topic — Management of recurrent thyroid cancer


Thursday, June 11, 2020
Topic — Benign breast disease II: Fibroadenoma, phylloides, tumor, intraductal papilloma and papillomatosis


Thursday, June 18 – July 9, 2020
Summer Break – Grand rounds for next academic calendar will resume on 07/16/2020