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Chair's Rounds

Medicine Chair's Grand Rounds are provided by SUNY Upstate Medical University - Department of Medicine and Office of Continuing Medical Education.

The Chair's Grand Rounds are held the second Thursday of the month in room 9295 WSK.




 "Advancing Cancer Care: Personalized Oncology in the Age of Precision Medicine and Immunotherapy"

Thursday, February 8th, 2024 at 5:00PM
Room 9295 Weiskotten Hall

Presented by: Alina Basnet MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Fellowship Program Director, Division of Hematology/Oncology

 Target Audience: MD’s, Residents, Fellows, APPs, RNs, and Research staff.
Learning Objectives:
1. Comprehensive understanding of precision Oncology principles.
2. Navigating the immunotherapy spectrum in personalized cancer care.
3. Overcoming challenges: Implementing personalize immunotherapy in clinical practice.

Zoom Link:

Dial in: +1 646 931 3860 or +1 646 876 9923
Meeting ID: 978 9423 0347
Password: DOM






Chronic Kidney Disease – A Silent Tsunami

Thursday, January 11th, 2024 at 5:00PM
Room 9295 Weiskotten Hall

Presented by: Tushar J. Vachharajani, MD, FASN is Professor & Chair of the Department of Medicine at the John D. Dingell Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Vice Chair for Medicine at the Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA


 Introduction of New Faculty

Thursday, December 14th, 2023 at 5:00PM
Room 9295 Weiskotten Hall


Flyer introducing new faculty

Learning Objectives: Following this action, participants should be able to:

  1. Familiarize themselves with the new faculty in the division and their medical capabilities.
  2. Collaborate on any projects new faculty are hosting; to help expand the horizon of knowledge.
  3. Explore ways to enhance the involvement for the new faculty, within the Department of Medicine