Episode 22 – Unaccompanied Minor
May 19th 2011 on ABC
News of Meredith’s dishonesty in the clinical trial comes to light, leading to unanticipated consequences for her and others; Cristina finds herself in a compromising situation, which forces her to decide between her career and her relationship; Owen posts his decision for Chief Resident, and Teddy makes a surprising choice regarding her love life — and her future.
Episode 21 – I Will Survive
May 12th 2011 on ABC
Personal and work pressures are adding up and have Meredith visibly on edge, Owen conducts formal interviews for the Chief Resident position, Cristina grows increasingly defiant, Alex and Lucy’s undefined relationship gets tested, and Jackson suddenly backs out of the Webber’s diabetes trial.
Episode 20 – White Wedding
May 5th 2011 on ABC
As Callie and Arizona’s wedding approaches, the couple quickly realize that the day they’ve been looking forward to is not turning out the way they’d envisioned. Meanwhile Alex continues to make the other residents jealous as he appears to be the top contender for Chief Resident, Meredith and Derek make a decision that will change their lives forever, and Dr. Perkins presents Teddy with a very tempting proposition.
Episode 19 – It’s a Long Way Back
April 28th 2011 on ABC
Everyone pulls together to help Callie and baby Sofia on their painstaking journeys to recovery in hopes of allowing mother and baby to finally meet; the sudden death of a clinical trial patient has Derek proceeding with more caution while Meredith makes a calculated and risky move; Alex treats a cranky old rich woman dying of cancer and gets an idea for a grandiose endeavor that is sure to get him the Chief Resident spot; and Teddy is pleasantly surprised by the return of a familiar face.
Episode 18 – Song Beneath the Song
March 31st 2011 on ABC
In a series first, the music that has been at the heart of the show and been beloved by fans comes to life for Grey’s Anatomy: The Music Event. A cataclysmic event rattles the doctors of Seattle Grace to the core, as Callie, on the verge of an enormous life-changing moment with Arizona, envisions her hospital and friends as it has never-been-seen before. “Chasing Cars” (Snow Patrol), “How to Save a Life” (The Fray) and “The Story” (Brandi Carlile) are among the songs performed by the cast.
Episode 17 – This is How We Do It
March 24th 2011 on ABC
Richard is desperate for Derek and Meredith to accept Adele into their Alzheimer’s trial, but will Adele stand in her own way? Meanwhile Mark and Arizona have conflicting ideas of the kind of baby shower Callie wants, Teddy is freaked out when Henry has another health complication — leaving them both a little exposed — and the competitiveness amongst the residents for the Chief Resident position is amplified when Richard receives the green light for his diabetes clinical trial.
Episode 16 – Not Responsible
February 24th 2011 on ABC
Meredith must choose between her fertility treatments and her eyesight when she begins having trouble seeing, Mark makes it clear to Callie and Arizona that he takes his role as father-to-be very seriously, and April discovers there’s more to Dr. Stark than first appears.
Episode 15 – Golden Hour
February 17th 2011 on ABC
Meredith, looking to prove she is Chief Resident material, learns that anything and everything can happen in an hour’s time when she steps up to run the ER for a night; meanwhile, Bailey sneaks off with Eli and gets into a little mischief, and everyone is surprised when the Chief’s wife, Adele, shows up as one of the ER patients
Episode 14 – P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)
February 10th 2011 on ABC
Thatcher Grey, Meredith and Lexie’s father, returns to Seattle Grace with stomach pains and a new, twenty-something tattooed girlfriend, Danielle. Meanwhile, Alex clashes with the new OB, Dr. Lucy Fields, over a patient and Mark places Jackson on his service in exchange for information on Lexie.
Episode 13 – Don’t Deceive Me (Please Don’t Go)
February 3rd 2011 on ABC
Derek breaks ground on his Alzheimer’s clinical trial and Meredith can’t help but feel left out. Bailey’s attempt to take the hospital into the age of new media with live tweets from the OR does not…
Episode 12 – Start Me Up
January 13th 2011 on ABC
Arizona seeks Mark’s advice as she tries to reconcile with Callie, who has big news of her own. Teddy must make a key decision for Henry during his surgery. On the same day the residents receive a new crop of interns and the Chief announces he is looking for a new Chief Resident.
Episode 11 – Disarm
January 6th 2011 on ABC
News of the incoming mass causalities after a gunman opens fire at a local college hits the staff hard when they must spring into action, even while their own wounds are still fresh. Arizona doesn’t receive a warm welcome home at the hospital.
Episode 10 – Adrift and Peace
December 2nd 2010 on ABC
Despite Meredith’s objections to the idea, a concerned Derek takes Cristina on a fishing trip in order to get away from it all. Meanwhile Teddy, feeling directionless without Cristina, focuses all of her efforts and compassion towards a dying patient who lacks the proper insurance to seek medical treatment.
Episode 09 – Slow Night, So Long
November 18th 2010 on ABC
Derek lands the grant he needs for his clinical trial and all the attendings take him out to Joe’s Bar to celebrate, but they get a surprise when they see someone they know already at the bar. Meanwhile, Meredith and Alex have to fend for themselves during the night shift with a nine-year-old patient who’s experiencing post-surgical complications and his very pushy mother.
Episode 08 – Something’s Gotta Give
November 11th 2010 on ABC
Top security measures go into place as a team of doctors, led by the Chief, try to save the life of a major political figure from the Middle East. Meanwhile Cristina decides to finally decorate her new place and throw a housewarming party, and Alex shows up late from a weekend getaway to his first day of rounds with the new Pediatrics Attending, Dr. Phil Stark.
Episode 07 – That’s Me Trying
November 4th 2010 on ABC
The residents are pushed to their limits when Owen puts them through a rigorous trauma certification drill. Cristina is also put to the test when she is left alone to monitor a critically ill lung transplant patient, leading to a fight with Meredith and a shocking decision about her future. Meanwhile, Bailey struggles to find answers about the mysterious death of a patient, and there are some problems with Callie and Arizona’s plans for Africa.
Episode 06 – These Arms of Mine
October 28th 2010 on ABC
A documentary crew visits the hospital six months after the shooting to document the road to recovery for doctors and patients. Meredith helps Cristina put on a brave face for the cameras. Meanwhile, Mary Portman, a former patient and survivor of the shooting, returns for a surgery she was supposed to undergo on that day. Alex works around the clock to help a little girl in need of a new trachea, and Arizona has a difficult choice to make when a professional opportunity requires her to move to Africa.
Episode 05 – Almost Grown
October 21st 2010 on ABC
As part of their training, Seattle Grace’s residents are promoted to attendings for one day. Meanwhile, the real attending surgeons compete for the rights to spend a million-dollar budget surplus however they see fit. But not every proposal manages to impress Chief Webber.
Episode 04 – Can’t Fight Biology
October 14th 2010 on ABC
Things are hostile on all fronts when a visit to the obstetrician results in some disturbing news for Meredith and Derek, and Lexie loses it when she notices Meredith and April getting closer. Meanwhile a car crash brings in multiple traumas and Jackson tries using his physical attributes to get ahead in the operating room, while Cristina’s self-doubt carries outside of the hospital and into her house hunting with Owen.
Episode 03 – Superfreak
October 7th 2010 on ABC
When Derek receives an unexpected and unwelcome visit from his estranged sister, Amelia, issues between the siblings — both past and present — come to the surface; the Chief tries to help Alex when he notices that he’s refusing to use the elevators after his near-fatal shooting; and Meredith and Derek continue their efforts to ease Cristina back into surgery after her post-traumatic stress.
Episode 02 – Shock to the System
September 30th 2010 on ABC
After weeks of concealing the fact she was pregnant and miscarried, Meredith at last tells Derek and is finally cleared to return to her surgical duties in the wake of the hospital shooting spree; Cristina experiences post-traumatic stress disorder in the midst of an operation; and Bailey refuses to let Alex operate until he agrees to have the bullet in his chest removed.
Episode 01 – With You I’m Born Again
September 23rd 2010 on ABC
In the wake of the shooting at Seattle Grace-Mercy West, the doctors find themselves in a frenzy: a couple gets married, someone is sent to jail, and others are trying deal with the recent blood bath.