South Western Sydney Clinical School

Liverpool Grand Rounds

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Welcome to the 2015 Liverpool Hospital Grand Rounds program. Grand Rounds is held between 12.30-1.30pm each Thursday between mid-February and November in the Liverpool Hospital Auditorium. Further information is available in speakers guidelines which can be downloaded here. Any queries regarding Grand Rounds can be directed to

2015 Schedule

Click the link in the presentation title to access an archived video of the presentation. Access is available to all SWSLHD employees and UNSW staff and students. If you do not have password details as a SWSLHD employee, please email from your LHD email address to be sent details. 

Date Chair Department Presenter and topic   Sponsor
Feb 12th Suranyi Guest Speaker (Renal)

Amit Garg
Evaluating potential living kidney donors – strategies to improve outcomes for recipient and donor

Feb 19th Moylan Palliative Care Desi Seccombe
Tuesdays with Morrie
    Guest Speaker (eHealth NSW) Steve Badham
HealtheNet - integrating Liverpool Hospital with state and national eHealth records from the end of March
Feb 26th Suranyi Respiratory (Fremantle Hospital)

Adrian Goudie
Ultrasound - essential skill or distracting toy?

(Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital)
Martin Phillips
Breathing new life into an old disease - bronchoscopic therapies for COPD
Mar 5th Collett Cardiology Adam Berger
Cardiac CT for acute chest pain
    Emergency Joe Marie Jardiolin
"Mad of just bad" - Mental Health Act vs Duty of Care
Mar 12th MacArthur Guest Speaker (UNSW) Gary Housley
Use of bionic arrays enables directed gene therapy - Cochlear implant proof of concept
Mar 19th Massasso  Radiation Oncology Megan Berry
Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy – a new treatment for vertebral metastases
    Rehabilitation Jenny Mulholland (SilverChain) and Ken Johnson (Community Options Australia)
ComPacks Program update
Mar 26th McDougall Rheumatology Daniel Sumpton
Malnutrition in the midst of plenty
Apr 2nd Suranyi Neurology Roy Beran
Generics revisited
    Infectious Diseases Mark Robertson
Out of Africa 2015
Apr 9th Collett Drug Health Richard Hallinan
Delirium and tremens
    Emergency Joe Marie Jardiolin
Brief introduction to the "SHIP" Pathway (Self Harm Intoxicated Patients)
Apr 16th Moylan Guest Speaker (Diabetic Foot Conference) George Andros
TEST - noun and verb
Apr 23rd MacArthur Guest Speaker (Henry Davis York Lawyers) Louise Cantrill and Prue Egan
Legal obligations for clinicians in the context of managing patients who refuse life sustaining treatment and the management of minors
Apr 30th Massasso Haematology Sara Ng
Limps and lymphs
  Specialist Wealth Group
    Chief Medical Information Officer Kathy Gibson
Health informatics
May 7th McDougall Genetics Sulekha Rajagopalan
Tuberous sclerosis - getting down to the roots
  Standford Brown
    UNSW Students Udit Nindra and Chinmay Khandkar
A curious case of encephalopathy
May 14th Massasso Medical Oncology Pei Ding
Neuroendocrine tumour
  Ironfish Burwood
    Dermatology Dunja Vekic
Hidradenitis suppurativa – an update
May 21st MacArthur Renal Christina Lai
Proteinuria in a lady with thyrotoxicosis
    eHealth Rosemary Beenie, Sally Walker and Carey Doolan
Linking patient information - eMR and beyond
May 28th Collett Endocrinology Lorrane Pereira: Moaning and Groaning: an endocrinologist’s business UNSW
    Paediatrics Tara Brown: A small refugee  
Jun 4th Suranyi HIV & Related Programs Louise Evans and Diane: Indicators for HIV testing Specialist Wealth Group
    Medical Oncology Eugene Moylan: Images in oncology  
Jun 11th McDougall Guest Speaker (Princess Alexandra Hospital) Clair Sullivan
Inpatient physicians vs emergency physicians. Who's the winner?
Jun 18th Moylan Radiation Oncology Mark Sidhom
Stereotactic radiotherapy for prostate cancer: new dog, same old tricks
    Refugee Health  Mitchell Smith
Boat people - why should I care? 
Jun 25th Suranyi Nuclear Medicine Ivan Ho-Shon
Old School, New School
    Immunology Jamma Li
Jul 2nd Collett Rheumatology Daniel Sumpton
It's biological
    Nursing Maria Lingam
Clinical Unit Quality Dashboard
Jul 9th MacArthur Neurology Zeljka Calic and Cecilia Capellan Smith
Beyond clot busting
  MIGA and BOQ
Jul 16th Massasso Gastroenterology Miriam Levy and Ramesh Paramsothy
HBV in the context of immunosuppression - a fresher and role for a 'checklist'?
    Palliative Care Rebecca Strutt
Clinical decision making in a patient with an intellectual disability - a case for discussion
Jul 23rd McDougall Medical Oncology Peter Manders
The most exciting breakthrough in cancer treatment for 125 years - and its not from medical oncology
    UNSW Students Dushyant Iyer and Jessica Bindra
A bubble and a baby - a case of antepartum respiratory distress
Jul 30th Suranyi Haematology Danny Hsu
NOACs – New drugs, New problems
    Guest Speaker (Surgical Outcomes Westmead) Kerry Hitos
Prevention of venous thromboembolism in the hospital patient
Aug 6th Collett O&G Richa Gulati
A dazzle of zebras - septic shock, delirium and the fallopian tube
    Aged Care David Conforti
An oracle for geriatric surgery
Aug 13th Zacka Patient Safety Seminar Terry Fairbanks
Applying safety science and human factors engineering concepts to healthcare
Aug 20th Moylan Infectious Diseases Ayesha Akram   UWS
    UWS Students Bradley Bridge and Matthew Know
A bloody mess: managing a problematic multi-morbid presentation
Aug 27th Massasso Renal     UNSW
    Allied Health      
Sep 3rd McDougall Respiratory Adelle Jee and Terry Ting   UNSW
Sep 10th Suranyi Guest Speaker (Hicksons Lawyers) Les Sara and Karen Kumar
Common criticisms made by Coroners and how to avoid them
  Specialist Wealth Group
Sep 17th Collett Guest Speaker (UNSW) David Gonski   UNSW
    ICU/Surgery Michael Parr and Les Bokey    
Sep 24th Massasso Rheumatology     UNSW
    Guest Speaker (UNSW) Louisa Jorm    
Oct 1st McDougall Allied Health Tia Croft   MIGA and BOQ
    Population Health      
Oct 8th Suranyi Neurology Alan McDougall    
Oct 15th Moylan Nuclear Medicine     UWS
    UWS Students      
Oct 22nd Massasso Gastroenterology      
Oct 29th Collett  Immunology      
    Sexual Health      
Nov 5th McDougall Medical Oncology Jane Parry   MIGA and BOQ
    Nursing Kylie Wright
JBI Clinical Handover Project
Nov 12th Suranyi Aged Care     Specialist Wealth Group
    Brain Injury      
Nov 19th Massasso Cardiology James Otton   Servier
Nov 26th Collett Dermatology     Acelity


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