2023-2024 Chest Conference Series for Brown Affiliated Hospitals

Provided by the Division of Pulmonary, Sleep & Critical Care Medicine


Please complete the evaluation(s) to be awarded credit commensurate with your participation. 

Course summary
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
September 8th, 2023
  • Michael Blundin, MD - "Update on Pseudomonas"
  • Gregory Millio, MD, MA - "You Have Arrived: ECMO-DT Ethics"
September 15th, 2023
  • Douglas Martin, MD - "RSV: The beginning of the end for an elusive foe?"
  • Mareril Wheeler, MD, MS - "Clot in Transit"
September 22nd, 2023
  • Matthew Jankowich, MD - "Preventing COPD Exacerbations -- From Minimal Options to Complicated Choices?"
  • Rachel Darling, MD - "Preoperative Risk Assessment:  Beyond the calculators"
September 29th, 2023
  • Mark Dunlop, MD - "Rheumatoid Arthritis Interstitial Lung Disease (RA-ILD) and Emerging Therapies"
October 6th, 2023
  • Nicholas Ward, MD - "Death Revisited"
  • Tariq Sallam, MD - "Use of Thromboelastography in Critical Care" 
October 13th, 2023
  • Canceled
October 20th, 2023
  • Navneet Singh, MD - "T32 Postdoctoral"
  • Roger Auth, MD - "Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellow"
October 27th, 2023
  • Mitchell M. Levy, MD, MCCM, FCCP - "Prevention of Ventilator Induced Lung Injury (VILI)"
  • Clare Ronan, MD - "Paroxysmal Sympathetic Hyperactivity in the Intensive Care Unit"
November 3rd, 2023
  • Eric Gartman, MD - "Associate Professor of Medicine"
  • Grant Cagle, MD - "Pneumococcal Vaccines: Answering the Which, What, and When"
November 10th, 2023
  • Debrasree Banerjee, MD - "Lung Cancer Vaccines"
November 17th, 2023
  • James Klinger, MD - "Gene-Editing for the Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease: The future of modern medicine or the perils of fooling mother nature"
  • Roger Auth, MD - "Learning When to STOP: Updates in the management of pulmonary exacerbations in cystic fibrosis"
November 24th, 2023
  • Thanksgiving - No Conference
December 1st, 2023
  • Maya Cohen, MD - "Chronic Critical Illness and Post-ICU Syndromes"
  • Grant Cagle, MD, MPH - "Virtual ICU: Where We and Where Are We Going"
December 8th, 2023
  • Linda Nici, MD - "(Re-)Defining the COPD Exacerbation: All roads lead to Rome"
  • Gabrielle Mock, MD - "A Reminder on Pulmonary Alveolar Proteinosis"
December 15th, 2023
  • E. Jane Carter, MD - "Advances in TB Care and Prevention 2023"
  • Janet Joseph, MD - "Sleep in the ICU: Are our patients really sleeping"
December 22nd, 2023
  • Christmas - No Conference
December 29th, 2023
  • New Years - No Conference
January 5th, 2024
  • Brown Winter Break - No Conference
January 12th, 2024
  • Corey Ventetuolo, MD - “Mechanical Circulatory Support for the Right Ventricle”
  • Shreya Vakharia, MD - "Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis- A review and new treatment approaches"
January 19th, 2024
  • SCCM - No Conference
January 26th, 2024
  • Michael Stanchina, MD - "Pap Therapy for OSA/CSA in Patients with Congestive Heart Failure: Friend or Foe"
  • Shilpa Kolli, MD - "Identifying Right Heart Strain on Imaging and Why It Matters"
February 2nd, 2024
  • Clare Ronan, MD - "Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Human Immunodeficiency Virus”
February 9th, 2024
  • Samuel Evans, MD - “The Cough Arc: Observations of friend and foe”
  • Meghan Snuckel, MD - “Blood Biomarkers in Lung Cancer Screening”
February 16th, 2024
  • Canceled

February 23rd, 2024
  • Gerardo Carino, MD, PhD - “Where Have All the Good Antibiotic Gone?”
  • Janet Joseph, MD - “Life After The ICU”
March 1st, 2024
  • John Ladetto, MD - “Physiologic Evaluation of the Marginal Pulmonary Patient Prior to Resectional Surgery”
  • Rachel Darling, MD - “Management of Refractory Chylothorax"
March 8th, 2024
  • Amos Charles, MD - “Prognosis Predictive markers in Patients with COPD & Covid-19”
  • Mark Dunlop, MD - “Evaluating Post-SBRT Radiographic Changes”
March 15th, 2024
  • No Meeting
March 22nd, 2024
  • Jason Aliotta, MD - “Recognizing and Responding to Clinical Deterioration Outside the ICU”
  • Gregory Millio, MD, MA - “Heat-Related Illness in the ICU”
March 29th, 2024
  • Grant Cagle, MD - “GLP-1 Medications and Possible Use in Pulmonary Medicine”
April 5th, 2024
  • Katherine Sharkey, MD, PhD - “Personalizing Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment through Recognition of OSA Endotypes”
  • Meghan Snuckel, MD - “The Challenges of Diagnosing Cardiac Tamponade”
April 12th, 2024
  • Christopher Mullin, MD, MHS - “Balloon Pulmonary Angioplasty: Up, Up, and Away!"
  • Gabrielle Mock, MD - “Assessment of Environmental Impact of Commonly Prescribed Pulmonary Medications”
April 19th, 2024
  • Sara Aijaz, MD - “Radiation for Lung Cancer in Pre-existing ILD”
April 26th, 2024
  • Sharon Rounds, MD - “When Should We Do Open Lung Biopsy to Diagnose ILD?"
  • Mareril Wheeler, MD - “Enteral Feeding and Pressors”
May 3rd, 2024
  • Shilpa Kolli MD - “Benefits of Early Physical Therapy in the ICU”
May 10th, 2024
May 17th, 2024
  • ATS - No Conference
May 24th, 2024
May 31st, 2024
June 7th, 2024


Available Credit

  • 33.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

  • 33.50 Attendance

    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.


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