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Grand Rounds



GRAND ROUNDS SCHEDULE – Winter/Spring 2021

Critical Care Program, Queen’s University

  • Location: Davies 2 Conference Room, KHSC and Zoom 
  • Time: Thursdays, 12:00pm – 1:00pm 




January 7 Bleeding Four Ways Dr. Richard Veldhoen
January 14

Family Engagement in the Prevention, Detection and Management of Delirium in the Critically Ill

Dr. Kirsten Fiest (guest speaker)

January 21 Current Care of the Patient with COVID – update and practical considerations Dr. Randy Wax and Dr. Martin Betts
January 28

Noon Journal Club

Conservative Oxygen Therapy during Mechanical Ventilation in the ICU

Lower or Higher Oxygenation Targets for Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure

Dr. Emily Reynen and
Dr. Suzanne Bridge

February 4 The Imposter Syndrome Dr. Jordan Leitch
February 11 Withdrawal of Life Sustaining Therapies: Beyond the Ventilator Dr. Emily Reynen
February 18 Management of Post Operative Open Heart Surgery Patients Dr. Graeme Ross
February 25

Noon Journal Club

Effect of a Restrictive vs Liberal Blood Transfusion Strategy on Major Cardiovascular Events Among Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction and Anemia 

Randomized Trial of Three Anticonvulsant Medications for Status Epilepticus

Dr. Zach Mansour and 
Dr. John Muscedere

March 4 Review of Ventilator Induced Lung Injury  Dr. Christine D'Arsigny
March 11 Lung Ultrasound in COVID-19 Dr. Malik Al Toubi
March 18 March Break   
March 25

Noon Journal Club 

Four-Month Clinical Status of a Cohort of Patients After Hospitalization for COVID-19

Nebulised heparin for patients with or at risk of acute respiratory distress syndrome: a multicenter, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 3 trial

Dr. Mohammad Gharbeyah and Dr. Chris Parker
April 1 #LightEmUp: Contrast Use in the ICU Dr. Zach Mansour
April 8 Grand Rounds cancelled until further notice Dr. Stephanie Sibley
April 15   Dr. Vanessa Silva e Silva (guest speaker)
April 22   Dr. Kallie Stapleton
April 29 Noon Journal Club Dr. Alina Beliavsky and Dr. Paul Heffernan
May 6   Dr. Richard Veldhoen
May 13   Dr. Mohammad Gharbeyah
May 20   Dr. Alina Beliavsky
May 27   Dr. Nabil Al-Hashemi and Dr. David Messenger
June 3   Dr. Gord Boyd
June 10   Dr. Paul Heffernan
June 17   Dr. Stephanie Sibley