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Grand Rounds Internal Medicine


Grand rounds are an integral component of medical education, consisting of presenting new innovations in medicine to an audience of doctors, residents and medical students. Presentations are given by faculty members from each of our divisions as well as invited guest speakers from across the nation. Grand rounds attendees qualify for CME credit.

They are held every Thursday from 12:00pm - 1:00pm, September through June.

The Current Grand Rounds are as follows:

Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds


Asthma Biologics

Jennifer McCracken, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Allergy
Department of Internal Medicine

Thursday, September 19, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm

Clinical Science Auditorium, 3.362


Objectives:  At this conclusion of this presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Review conventional therapies for moderate to severe persistent asthma
  2. Discuss FDA approved biologic treatments for moderate to severe persistent asthma
  3. Describe potential new targets for future biologic therapies

Disclosure Statement (Speaker):  Dr. Jennifer McCracken has no relevant financial relationship with commercial interests to disclose.

Educational Method: Lecture

Target AudienceMDs, Residents, Students and Alumni

Disclosure Statement (Planning Committee Members):  Dr. Rex McCallum, Dr. Lindsay Sonstein, Dr. Bernard Karnath, and Brenda Johnson MEd, CHCP have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

CME Statements: The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston designates this live activity for a maximum of 52 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Everyone is welcome.


Grand Rounds Broadcast
Grand rounds will be broadcast weekly. To view the LIVE webcast remotely, please use the latest Apple QuickTime player or VLC Media player.

Note: Some Grand Rounds will only be available Polycom system which require Polycom software/hardware to view live. Additionally, not all Grand Rounds are recorded for Tegrity playback.
(For technical issues, please contact UTMB Audio/Video group x79037)

Apple QuickTime Player instructions:
  • Download Apple QuickTime Player ( Apple QuickTime Player download ) for the appropriate Windows or Apple MAC operating system from Apple Website.
  • Install Apple QuickTime Player.
  • Open Apple Quicktime from your computer.
  • Choose "File" from menubar.
  • Select "Open URL" and copy http://qtstream.utmb.edu/stream.sdp into the field.
  • Click "OK" to view stream link.

VLC Media Player Instructions
  • Download VLC Media Player ( VLC Media Player Download ) for appropriate Windows (32-bit or 64-bit) or Apple MAC operating system.
  • Install VLC Media Player.
  • Open VLC Media Player from your computer.
  • Choose "Media" from menu-bar.
  • Select "Open Network Stream" and copy http://qtstream.utmb.edu/stream.sdp into the field.
  • Click "Play" to view stream link.

Note: To view live broadcast from non-UTMB location, one must first log in via MyVPN Remote Access prior to viewing live broadcast. The live broadcast is only available to UTMB employees.

Grand rounds are an integral component of medical education, consisting of presenting new innovations in medicine to an audience of doctors, residents and medical students. Presentations are given by faculty members from each of our divisions as well as invited guest speakers from across the nation. Grand rounds attendees qualify for CME credit.

They are held every Thursday from 8:00am-9:00am in the Clinical Science Auditorium.

» Recordings of all Grand Rounds presentations are available on tegrity.