April 14, 2000
Volume XXXIII, No. 15


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April 17 - 23

Monday 17

7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conf. "Non-Operative Treatment of Knee Arthritis" (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Medical Housestaff Specialty Conf. "Residents & Interns: M&M" (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture Series "Research Designs & Statistics," Dr. Poonam Sharma (UH: Reeves Rehab Center 3rd-floor classroom)

Tuesday 18

6:30 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds "Pain Management," Dr. Linda Tingle (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Medicine Housestaff Specialty Conf. "Health Care Economics," Dr. Duncan (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture Series "Descriptive Statistics--Part 1," Dr. Poonam Sharma (UH: Reeves Rehab Center 3rd-floor classroom)

Noon. TNT "Hematology: Current Management of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia," Dr. Richard Larson, University of Chicago School of Medicine (call ext. 7-2700 for information)

Noon. Medicine Research Conf. "Selecting the Right Therapy for the Individual Breast Cancer Patient," Dr. Peter Ravdin, & "NoRPI, a Novel Repressor for RNA Polymerase I Transcription," Dr. Helen Chew (MED: 209L)

1:30 p.m. TNT "Contemporary Topics on Infectious Diseases: Update of VRE: Where Do We Go From Here?" Dr. Jan Patterson (call ext. 7-2700 for information)

4:00 p.m. Molecular Medicine Seminar "Functional Analysis of Werner Syndrome Protein in Xenopus Egg Extracts," Dr. Hong Yan, Fox Chase Cancer Center (IBT: 3.002)

Wednesday 19

6:30 a.m. Podiatry Case Conf. (MED: 309L)

7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Medical Grand Rounds "Is Kidney Transplantation a Better Option for End-Stage Renal Disease Than Dialysis?" Dr. Daniel Riley (MED: 409L)

9:00 a.m. Surgery Trauma M&M Conf., Dr. Ronald Stewart (MED: 309L)

10:00 a.m. TNT "Respiratory Care: Neonatal Update," Dr. Arthur Jones (call ext. 7-2700 for information)

11:30 a.m. TNT "Social Work: The Role of the Social Worker as Ethical & Cultural Mediators in Medical Social Work Settings," G. Victoria Jackson, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, Calif. (call ext. 7-2700 for information)

Noon. Cellular & Structural Biology Seminar "Keeping the Genome Together: DNA Joining in Mammalian Cells," Dr. Alan Tomkinson (MED: 209L)

1:30 p.m. TNT "Nutrition Updates: Nutrition & Diabetes Update," Getta Sikand, University of California-Irvine (call ext. 7-2700 for information)

Thursday 20

7:30 a.m. Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds "CRH in Screening for Preterm Birth," Dr. Theresa Siler-Khodr (MED: 309L)

7:30 a.m. Thoracic Surgery Resident Teaching Conf. (VA: 4th-floor CT Library A404)

8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds "Clinical Approach to Neuromuscular Disease in the Intensive Care Unit," Dr. Carlayne Jackson (MED: 444B)

8:30 a.m. Pain Management Grand Rounds "Thoracic Spine & Rib Cage," Tim Flynn, Academy of Health Sciences (UH: Reeves Rehab Center 3rd-floor classroom)

10:00 a.m. TNT "Health Care Education & Training: Adult Learning," Phyllis Miller, Greater Southeast Community Hospital, Washington, D.C. (call ext. 7-2700 for information)

Noon. Pulmonary, Thoracic & Oncology Conf. (MED: 309L)

Noon. Microbiology Seminar Series "Cellular Immune Response Against Salmonella typhimurium," Dr. Brad Cookson, University of Washington College of Medicine (MED: 444B)

12:30 p.m. TNT "Diabetes: Prevailing Issues of Diabetic Dyslipidemia," Dr. Janet Blodgett, South Texas Veterans Health Care System (call ext. 7-2700 for information)

3:00 p.m. Surgery Tumor Conference, Dr. Anatolio Cruz (MED: 209L)

4:30 p.m. Citywide Thoracic Grand Rounds "Case Presentation," Dr. Allan Brants (MED: 309L)

5:00 p.m. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Grand Rounds "Management of Facial Burns: Acute Care & Reconstruction," Dr. Robert Chandler, Wilford Hall Medical Center (MED: 444B)

Friday 21

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds "Evaluation of Abdominal Pain in the Pediatric Patient," Dr. John Doski (MED: 409L)

8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture Series "Descriptive Statistics--Part 2," Dr. Poonam Sharma (UH: Reeves Rehab Center 3rd-floor classroom)

8:00 a.m. Medicine Housestaff Specialty Conf. "LFT's," Dr. Gross (DTL: 2.424T)

Noon. TNT "Histotechnology: The Electron Microscope," Dr. Robert Reddick (call ext. 7-2700 for information)

Saturday 22

7:15 a.m. Surgical Physiology Conf., Dr. Kenneth Sirinek (MED: 209L)

9:00 a.m. General Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Wayne Schwesinger (MED: 209L)