September 11, 2000
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CALENDAR

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NOTE: Deadline for submitting information is 10 days before News publication date. Institutions are listed with speakers from outside the Health Science Center.


September 11 – 17

Monday, September 11

7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conf. "Spinal Stenosis" (MED: 309L)

7:30 a.m. General Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Melanie Richards (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Rehabilitation Medicine Lecture Series "Diabetes Mellitus: Pathophysiology & Treatment," (UH: Reeves Rehab Center classroom)

Tuesday, September 12

6:00 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds "Tailor’s Bunions," Dr. Lee Parker (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds "Facial Reanimation," Dr. Stacie Morgan (MED: 444B)

8:00 a.m. Rehabilitation Medicine Lecture Series "Thyroid Disorders," (UH: Reeves Rehab classroom)

9:00 a.m. Training Office "Copy Machine Orientation," Marcos Garcia (call 7-2320 to register)

10:00 a.m. TNT "Health Information Mgmt: Trauma Registry," Elizabeth Snavely, Univ. Medical Center, Las Vegas

Noon. Molecular Medicine Seminar "Mechanisms of Transcriptional Activation by Nuclear Hormone Receptors," Dr. Leonard P. Freedman, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (IBT: 3.002)

1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds "Basic Principles of Techniques of Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy," Dr. Jason Worchel, Austin VA Outpatient Clinic (MED: 409L)

1:30 p.m. TNT "Laboratory Technology Issues: The Homocysteine Debate," Karen S. Chandler, UT Pan Am (DTL 2.461T)

Wednesday, September 13

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

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

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

9:00 a.m. Library Training "PubMed: Beyond the Basics" (register through Technology Training Web site)

9:00 a.m. Training Office "Alcohol and Drug Issues," Cliff Melton (call 7-2320 to register)

10:00 a.m. TNT "Environmental Services: What to Expect in an OSHA Inspection," Elena Metcalf, U.S. Department of Labor/OSHA, Lubbock (DTL: 2.461T)

Noon. Pharmacology Seminar Series "Regulation of 5-HT1A and 5-HT1B Receptor Systems by Phospholipid Signaling Cascades," Kelly Bert (MED: 444B)

Thursday, September 14

7:30 a.m. Thoracic Surgery Resident Teaching Conf. (VA: 4th-floor cardiothoracic library, room A404)

7:30 a.m. Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds "Managing Anemia, Fatigue and Other Symptoms in Cancer Patients," Dr. James Tate Thigpen, University of Mississippi Medical Center (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds "The Treatment Cocktail: Potential Therapies to Slow Disease Progression," Dr. Jeffrey Rosenfeld, Carolinas Neuromuscular ALS Center, North Carolina (MED: 444B)

8:30 a.m. Pain Mgmt. Grand Rounds "Spinal Cord Stimulation," Dr. Thomas Edell, WHMC (UH: Reeves Rehab classroom)

9:00 a.m. Training Office "Library Pathways," Catherine Rhodes (call 7-2320 to register)

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

Noon. Library Training "Searching the Web for Biomedical Information" (register through Technology Training Web site)

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

4:30 p.m. Thoracic Grand Rounds "Case Presentation," Dr. A. Joseph Atiya (MED: 309L)

Friday, September 15

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds "Advantage of Dual Controller Therapy," Dr. Peter N. Schochet (MED: 409L)

8:00 a.m. Rehabilitation Medicine Lecture Series "Rheumatology" (UH: Reeves Rehab classroom)

Noon. TNT "Histotechnology: Chemical Safety in the Laboratory," Michael P. Sullivan, Arkwood, England (DTL: 2.461T)


September 18 – 24

Monday, September 18

7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conf. "Floating Knees," trauma team (MED: 309L)

7:30 a.m. General Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Melanie Richards (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Rehabilitation Medicine Lecture Series "Oncologic Rehabilitation," Drs. Jim B. Fernandez and Antoinne C. Able (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

Tuesday, September 19

7:00 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds "Vascular Studies," Joan Godsey (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds "Nose & Paranasal Neoplasms," Dr. Stacey Morgan (MED: 444B)

8:00 a.m. Rehabilitation Medicine Lecture Series "Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies," Dr. Antoinne C. Able (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

9:00 a.m. Training Office "Fitness for Duty," Cliff Melton (Call 7-2320 to register.)

Noon. TNT "Hematology: Quality Control/Quality Assurance in Differential Leukocyte Counting," Dr. Gene Gulati, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia (DTL: 2.461T) (Call 7-2700 for information.)

1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds "New Findings in the Neuropsychiatry of Brain Injury," Dr. Robert Robinson, University of Iowa College of Medicine (MED: 409L)

1:30 p.m. TNT "Contemporary Topics on Infectious Diseases: Reducing the Rate of Nosocomially Transmitted Respiratory Synctial Virus," Lynne V. Karanfil, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore (Call 7-2700 for information.)

4:00 p.m. Interdisciplinary Cardiovascular Research Conference "Immunohistochemical Detection of Activated Tyrosine Kinase Receptors and Downstream Signaling Kinases," Dr. Jeffrey Kreisberg (MED: 409L)

4:00 p.m. Molecular Medicine Seminar "Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1 and the Pathophysiology of Ischemic and Neoplastic Disease," Dr. Gregg L. Semenza, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (IBT: 3.002)

Wednesday, September 20

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 "Clinical Cancer Genetics and Medical Practice: Breast Cancer Risk and Prevention," Dr. Jeffrey N. Weitzel, City of Hope Cancer Center (MED: 409L)

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

10:00 a.m. TNT "Respiratory Care: Blood Gases," R. Wayne Lawson (DTL: 2.461T) (Call 7-2700 for information.)

10:00 a.m. University Health System Learning Resources Teleconference "Change and Leadership," John Kotter (UH: fifth-floor classroom) (Call 7-2700 for information.)

11:30 a.m. TNT "Social Work: Keeping the Heart in Hospice," Judy Richmond, Heartland Regional Medical Center, St. Joseph, Mo. (DTL: 2.461T) (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon. Pharmacology Seminar Series "Neuropharmacology of Cocaine in Non-Human Primates," Dr. Leonard Howell, Emory University (MED: 444B)

1:00 p.m. Training Office "Reading Ledger Sheets," Donna Henckel (Call 7-2320 to register.)

1:30 p.m. TNT "Nutrition Updates: DRIs (Dietary Reference Intakes)," Maj. Juliann Chavez, Fort Sam Houston (DTL: 2.461T) (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Thursday, September 21

7:30 a.m. Thoracic Surgery Resident Teaching Conf. (VA: fourth-floor cardiothoracic library, room A404)

7:30 a.m. Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds "The ART Scene in the U.S.: Accomplishments and Challenges in Reproductive Technology," Dr. Robert G. Brzyski (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds "Electroconvulsive Therapy in Parkinson’s Disease and Other Movement Disorders," Dr. Raymond Faber (MED: 444B)

8:30 a.m. Pain Management Grand Rounds "Radiation Safety," Christy Shriver and Dr. Robert Waggener (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

9:00 a.m. Training Office "More Library Skills," Catherine Rhodes (Call 7-2320 to register.)

10:00 a.m. TNT "Health Care Education and Training: Improve Your Training Investments," Diane Harris, Tillsonburg, Ontario (DTL: 2.461T) (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon. Microbiology Seminar "Interplay between Host Defenses and Bacterial Pathogens within the Urinary Tract," Dr. Matthew Mulvey, Washington University School of Medicine (MED: 444B)

Noon. TNT "Comprehensive Care and Management—Diabetes: Innovations in the Treatment of Diabetes," Magda Ortiz, Texas Diabetes Institute (DTL: 2.461T) (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon. Dolph Briscoe Library Training "Evaluating Biomedical Web Sites" (Register through Technology Training at http://www.uthscsa.edu/computing/training/training.html.)

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

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

4:30 p.m. Thoracic Grand Rounds "Management of the Aortic Root," Dr. A.J. Carpenter, Wilford Hall Medical Center (MED: 309L)

Friday, September 22

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds "Airway Remodeling in Asthma—Fact or Fiction?" Dr. Peter N. Schochet, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (MED: 409L)

8:00 a.m. Rehabilitation Medicine Lecture Series "Rheumatoid Arthritis and Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis," Dr. Donald M. Currie (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

8:30 a.m. Cardiovascular Research Conference (MED: 3.078V)