Moffitt Grand Rounds

Moffitt’s Grand Rounds are educational, topic-focused lectures featuring national and international leaders and innovators discussing the latest in cancer treatment and research. The Grand Rounds presentations, sponsored by USF Health and Moffitt, are free and open to the public.

Physicians, APPs and nurses can receive continuing education credit through USF Health. Please check back frequently, as this list is updated regularly.

Usually on Fridays, noon to 1 p.m.

Please click on the talk title to view location and accreditation details.

Gina.Woodward@Moffitt.org or 813-745-1741 


Blood and Marrow Transplant and Cellular Immunotherapy Grand Rounds are held on Tuesday from 12 to 1 p.m.

Please contact Nicole.Muff@Moffitt.org for more information or call 813-745-5810


Updates in Multidisciplinary Anatomic Pathology Oncology Grand Rounds are held the first Thursday of each month from 12 to 1 p.m.

Please contact Maria.Christophilopoulos@Moffitt.org for more information or call 813-745-3619


Basic Science Grand Rounds are held the third Wednesday of the month, September - June from 12 - 1 pm. 

Please contact alison.aiello@moffitt.org for more information or call 813-745-4316


2023 Moffitt Grand Round Dates

Posted from latest to earliest dates: 

Friday, March 10, 2023
Margarita Bobonis-Babilonia, MD
Human Trafficking: A secret predatory pandemic

To join the webinar, click this link shortly before noon: moffitt.zoom.us/j/99426760224


Wednesday, February 15, 2023 - APP Grand Rounds
Pneumothorax and Pleural Effusion
Katherine Dillen, PA-C
Inpatient Thoracic Surgery

To join the webinar, click this link shortly before noon: https://moffitt.zoom.us/j/91688910054


Friday, February 10, 2023
The Evolving Landscape of EGFR-Mutant Lung Cancers: Challenges & Opportunities
Xiuning Le, MD, PhD

To join the webinar, click this link shortly before noon: https://moffitt.zoom.us/j/91810889267


Women In Oncology Grand Rounds
Friday, February 3, 2023
Ending Cancer as We Know it and Other Moonshots to Improve Human Health
Danielle Carnival, PhD
White House Cancer Moonshot Coordinator,
Senior Advisor to the Director, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

To join the webinar, click this link shortly before noon: https://moffitt.zoom.us/j/91235146003


2022 Presenters and Recordings

Friday, December 16, 2022
Anna Velez, MD
Florida State Required Course: HIV/Aids

Click this link to join the webinar shortly before noon: moffitt.zoom.us/j/98285306602


December 13, 2022
APP Grand Rounds
Jessica Latchman, APRN and Ann Guastella, APRN
View the recorded presentation, click here

View the PDF version of the presentation here


Friday, December 9, 2022
Oleg Vyrva, MD, PhD
Orthopedics' and Oncology at war in Ukraine: Bone Defect Management

Click this link to join the webinar shortly before noon: moffitt.zoom.us/j/99905661521


Friday, December 2, 2022
Susan Vadaparampil, PhD, MPH and Anna Coghill, PhD, MPH
The Emerging Issue of Cancer in People Living with HIV

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Friday, November 11, 2022
Colleen Veloski, MD
Topic: TBA

View the recorded presentation


 Friday, November 4, 2022
Nelli Bejanyan, MD
Allogenic Transplant (official title coming soon)

View the recorded presentation


Save the Date: Friday, October 28, 2022
Lary Robinson, MD
Finding Lung Cancer Early, Saves Lives: The Moffitt Lung Cancer Early Detection Center (LUCED)

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View the recorded presentation


Friday, October 14, 2022
Topic: Adrenal Tumors: An Update in Diagnosis & Treatment
Julie Hallanger-Johnson, MD

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View the recorded presentation


Tuesday, October 11, 2022 - APP Grand Rounds
Hemolytic Anemia
Alicia Canalejo, APRN and Carolina Leon, APRN

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View the recorded presentation


Thursday, September 22, 2022
Internal Medicine Considerations in the Oncology Patient: Diagnosis, Management and Clinical Pearls
Mark Honor, PA-C

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View the recorded presentation


Friday, September 9, 2022
Screening Breast Cancer Survivors for Thyroid Cancer
Brendan Stack, Jr. MD

To join the webinar, click this link shortly before noon: moffitt.zoom.us/j/92708899790


Friday, July 22, 2022
Paraneoplastic Neurological Syndromes: Growing Spectrum and Relevance
Divyanshu Dubey, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology

View the recorded presentation


Friday, July 15, 2022
Delirium: How to recognize and improve symptoms in hospitalized cancer patients
Barbara Lubrano di Ciccone, MD
Associate Member, Supportive Care
Moffitt Cancer Center

View the recorded presentation


Thursday, July 14, 2022
Mechanisms of Resistance and Toxicity to Immune Checkpoint Therapy in Genitourinary Malignancies
Jianjun Gao, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology,
Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

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Friday, July 8, 2022 
Adaptive Radiotherapy for Head & Neck Cancer: Keeping up with a changing landscape
George Yang, MD 
Assistant Member, Radiation Oncology
Moffitt Cancer Center

View the recorded presentation


Friday, June 24, 2022
Understanding and Evaluating Cost-Effectiveness Analyses
Aliasgher Khaku, MD
Clinical Investigator, Head & Neck and Endocrine Program

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THURSDAY, June 23, 2022
Expecting Perfection: The criminalization of Human Error
David Marx, J.D., B.S.
CEO, The Just Culture Company, LLC

To see the PDF of his presentation, click here

To see the recorded presentation, click here.


Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Nora Watson, PA-C
Metastatic Bone Lesion: Now What? 

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Friday, June 10, 2022
Sarimar Agosto Salgado, MD
Moffitt Cancer Center
RET Altered Thyroid Cancer

View the recorded presentation 


Friday, May 20, 2022
Brandon Mahal, MD
University of Miami 
Prostate Cancer Disparities: Toward Community Based Translation

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Friday, May 13, 2022
Anant Mandawat, MD
Cardio-Oncology: A New Frontier

To join the webinar, click the link shortly before noon: moffitt.zoom.us/j/98422982832


Friday, May 6, 2022
Debu Tripathy, MD
MD Anderson Cancer Center
"Integrative Medicine Through the Lens of Systems Biology"

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Friday, April 22, 2022
Carole Fakhry, MD, MPH
Johns Hopkins Medicine 
The Evolving Role of HPV in Head and Neck Cancer

View the recorded presentation 


Friday, April 15, 2022
Menthol Flavored Toxins: Big Tobacco's Role in Cancer Health Disparities in the Black Community
Tristen Brenae Johnson, PhD
Moffitt Cancer Center

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Friday, April 1, 2022
Genetic Risk Stratification for Prostate Cancer: Genomics, Ancestry, and Disparities
Tyler Seibert, MD, PhD
University of San Diego

View the recorded presentation 


Friday, March 25, 2022
Choosing the Route of Surgery for Women with Endometrial Cancer
Mitchel Hoffman, MD

View the recorded presentation 


Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Advanced Practice Professionals Grand Rounds
Palliative Care and End of Life
Anna Guastella, APRN and Jessica Latchman, APRN
Moffitt Cancer Center

To see the recorded presentation, click here

To see the PDF version of the presentation, click here


Friday, March 4, 2022
The Changing Face of Head & Neck Cancer
Nishant Agrawal, MD
University of Chicago

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Friday, February 25, 2022
Breast Cancer Immunotherapy
Hung Khong, MD
Moffitt Cancer Center

View the recorded presentation 


Friday, February 18, 2022
Sleep and Health Disparities: Implications for Cancer Care
Michael Grandner, PhD, MTR
University of Arizona College of Medicine

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Friday, February 11, 2022
Topic: Gut Microbiome and Metabolomics: New Frontiers in Head & Neck Cancer
Jameel Muzaffar, MD

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6th Annual Women in Medicine Oncology with Karen Knudsen, PhD
Friday, February 4, 2022

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Thursday, January 20, 2022
Martine Extermann, MD, PhD

Topic: Porphyrias 
To see the recorded presentation, click here


Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Advanced Practice Professionals Grand Rounds
GU for the non GUru
Eppie Bass, MSA, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

To see the recorded presentation, click here

To see the presentation, click here


Friday, January 7, 2022
2.0 hour Prevention of Medical Errors - Florida State Required Course
noon - 2 pm
Jonathan Cohen, MD

To join, click the zoom link shortly before noon: moffitt.zoom.us/j/93526608281


Friday, December 17, 2021
HIV/Aids - Florida State Required Course
Aliyah Baluch, MD, MSc

Zoom link coming soon!


Friday, December 3, 2021
Osteonecrosis and Other Inflammatory Conditions of the Jaw
Kathryn Vorwald, DDS, MD

To see the slide deck, click here

To see the recorded presentation, click here


Friday, November 19, 2021
Intimate Partner Violence and Health
noon - 2 pm *Florida State Required Course*

Roseanne Cupoli, Chief Program Officer
The Spring of Tampa Bay, Inc. 

Click the link to join the webinar: moffitt.zoom.us/j/96932039237


Thursday, November 18, 2021
Advanced Practice Professionals Grand Rounds
Managing Side Effects of Cancer Therapy: Diagnosis, Management and Clinical Pearls
Mark Honor, PA-C

To see the recorded presentation, click here

To see the slide deck, click here


Friday, November 12, 2021
Update on the Management of Locally Advanced & Metastatic Thyroid Cancer
Valentina Tarasova, MD

To see the recorded presentation, click here

To see the slide deck, click here.


Friday, November 5, 2021
Built Environment & Breast Cancer: Roles of Behavior and Biology
Jesse Plascak, PhD, MPH
The Ohio State University, College of Medicine

To join the webinar at noon, click here:
https://moffitt.zoom.us/j/92328755137


Friday, October 29, 2021
Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment as a Adjunct Therapy in Oncologic Supportive Care
Hannah Bromberg, DO and Meghan Haas, DO

To see the recording of this presentation, click here.  

To see the slide deck, click here


Friday, October 15, 2021
1.0 hour Florida State Required Course
Human Trafficking: A Secret Predatory Epidemic
Margarita Bobonis-Babilonia, MD
* Please note that nurses are required to receive 2.0 CEU's for Human Trafficking. If attending this course, it will be applied as "general" credit and not FBN. 

Click here to join the webinar: moffitt.zoom.us/j/99152221173


Friday, October 1, 2021
Liem Quan Le, DAOM, MS, Diplo. OM
Benefits of Acupuncture in Cancer Care

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Friday, September 17, 2021
Jonathan Leventhal, MD
Yale University

Dermatologic Toxicities and Other Complications from Cancer Therapy; Updates, Challenges and Lessons Learned from the Oncodermatology Trenches

View the recorded presentation 

To see the slide deck, click here.  *Sensitive and graphic images*


Thursday, September 16, 2021
Intralesional Therapy for Metastatic Melanoma
Kathleen Cunningham, PA-C
Moffitt Cancer Center

To see the recorded presentation, click here.

To see the slide deck, click here


Friday, August 27, 2021
John Greene, MD, FACP
Chief, Division of Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine
Moffitt Cancer Center

To see the recorded presentation, click here. The first couple of minutes are missing due to technical issues. 

To see the slide deck, click here


Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Advanced Practice Professionals Grand Rounds
Let Food be they Medicine: What we eat matters for our patients, ourselves and our environment
Sonya Pflanzer, MPAS, RD, PA-C

View the recorded presentation 

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Friday, August 13, 2021
Juan Hernandez-Prera, MD
Pathology of Thyroid Tumors: From Light Microcopy to Molecular Analysis and Back Again

To view the recorded presentation, click here

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Friday, July 23, 2021
Lora Thompson, PhD;  Meghan Haas, DO and Hannah Bromberg, DO
"Osteopathic Manipulation Therapy"

*This program was not recorded due to technical issues*
To see the slide deck, click here


Friday, July 30, 2021
Michael Vogelbaum, MD
"New Tools and Techniques for Improved Surgical Outcomes for Patients with Brain Tumors"

View the recorded presentation 

The slide deck is too large in size to place here. If you want to receive it, you will need access to DropBox or Box. Please email Gina.Woodward@Moffitt.org for an inquiry. 


Friday, June 11, 2021
Caitlin McMullen, MD
Head & Neck Cancer in the Older Adult Patient

View the recorded presentation

The PDF of her presentation will not be shared due to sensitive patient content.