Jun
27
Wed
Medicine Grand Rounds: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in 2018: Diagnosis, Treatment & Controversies @ LKSC Berg Hall
Jun 27 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Medicine Grand Rounds: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in 2018: Diagnosis, Treatment & Controversies @ LKSC Berg Hall | Palo Alto | California | United States

Presenter: John Clarke, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of  Gastroenterology and Hepatology                                            Stanford University

Dr. John Clarke recently joined the Gastroenterology & Hepatology Division at Stanford University as Director of the Esophageal Program. He previously spent 17 years in Baltimore, including 9 years on the faculty at Johns Hopkins University where he was an Associate Professor and at various times Director of Esophageal Motility, Director of Gastrointestinal Motility, Clinical Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Neurogastroenterology, and Clinical Director of the Gastroenterology & Hepatology Division at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

His career has combined research, education and clinical care. His clinical areas of expertise include achalasia, dysphagia, eosinophilic esophagitis, esophageal dysmotility, gastroesophageal reflux disease, gastroparesis, GI-manifestations of scleroderma and GI dysmotility. While at Johns Hopkins University, he was inducted into The Miller-Coulson Academy for Clinical Excellence, an institutional honor society for master clinicians at the time limited to 50 members across the entire university.

From an education standpoint, he has lectured in over a dozen countries, authored over 25 textbook chapters and serves on the educational affairs committee of the American College of Gastroenterology. He has also won several major teaching awards, including The Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association Award for Excellence in Teaching, given to one faculty member per year in the entire School of Medicine.

His research has focused on optimization and characterization of diagnostic studies to evaluate motility disorders, as well the relationship between therapeutic endoscopic techniques and treatment of motility disorders. He was an investigator on the NIH Gastroparesis Consortium and is also a former recipient of the AGA Don Castell Award.

 

Jul
4
Wed
No Medicine Grand Rounds–Happy Fourth of July!
Jul 4 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

No Medicine Grand Rounds–Happy Fourth of July!

Jul
11
Wed
Medicine Grand Rounds: The Great Nephrology Debate @ LK130
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Medicine Grand Rounds: The Great Nephrology Debate @ LK130 | Palo Alto | California | United States

Presenters: Margaret Yu, MD, MS and Fahmeedah Kamal, MD
Yu: Clinical Assistant Professor, Nephrology, Kamal: Clinical Assistant Professor, Nephrology        Stanford University