The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences  
Donald W. Reynolds Department of Geriatrics
Grand Rounds Schedule

Where:  UAMS Reynolds
Institute on Aging Building,
Ground/1st Floor
Jo Ellen Ford Auditorium

When:  Wednesdays
8:00 am – 9:00 am

July 2017 – June 2018

July 5

Speaker:  Leah Tobey, PT, DPT and Gayle Quattlebaum, PT
UAMS Rehabilitation Outpatient Physical Therapist
Topic:  “Optimizing Pelvic Health for the Geriatric Patient”

July 12 – Cancelled

July 19

Speaker: Brendan Stack, MD, Professor, Department of Otolaryngology – HNS
Topic:  “Elevated Calcium”

July 26

Speakers:  Masil George, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Geriatrics, Assistant Professor, Division of Medical Humanities  *  Leah Eisenberg, JD, MA, Assistant Professor, Division of Medical Humanities, Ethics Consultant, Arkansas Children’s Hospital and UAMS  *  Manisha Singh, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine
Topic:  “Role of Surrogate in Decision Making”

August 2

Speaker:  Ronald Braswell, MD, Acting Chief of Surgery, Staff Ophthalmologist, CAVHS
Topic:  “Ophthalmologic Findings in the Geriatric Population”

August 9

Speaker: Malek Al-Hawwas, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Cath Lab Director
Topic: “Approach to Patients with Lower Extremity Arterial Disease”

August 15

Speaker: Ruth Thomas, MD, Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Topic:  “The Aging Foot”

August 23

Speaker: Noojan Kazemi, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Topic:  “Emerging Minimally Invasive Surgery for Spine Disorders in the Elderly”


Click here for July 2016 – June 2017 Geriatrics Grand Rounds listing