September 25, 2000
Volume XXXIII, No. 34

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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.


October 2–6

Monday, 2

7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Grand Rounds "Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction," VA will present (MED: 309L) (For information, call 7-5156.)

7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds "Communicating Bad News: Part 2, Informed Consent and Advance Directives," Judy Paukert and Susan Penrod (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture "Geriatric Rehabilitation Concerns," Drs. Amanda E. Mohler and Antoinne Able (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

11:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas "Intermediate-Advanced ICD-9-CM Coding," Lou Ann Schraffenberger, Advocate Health Care, Homewood, Ill. (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Tuesday, 3

6:00 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds "Neuroma," Dr. Christian Davis (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds "Fungal Sinusitis," Dr. Anthony C. Manilla, Wilford Hall Medical Center (MED: 444B)

8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture "Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Progressive Systemic Sclerosis and Mixed Connective Tissue Disease," Drs. Erik M. Kussro and Antoinne Able (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

11:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas "Blood Banking: Blood Component Transfusion Support in Burn Patients," Dr. Alexander J. Indrikovs, director, Blood Bank Division, U.T. Medical Branch, Galveston (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon. Department of Medicine Research Conference "How the Brain Stores Information: Hebbian Mechanisms," Dr. Joe L. Martinez, Ewing Halsell Professor of Biology and Director of Life Sciences, UTSA (MED: 209L)

Noon. Microbiology Seminar "Use of Microarrays to Analyze the Replication and Pathogenesis of Human Cytomegalovirus," Dr. Wade Bresnahan, postdoctoral fellow, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University (DTL: 4.434T) (Call 7-6824 for information.)

Wednesday, 4

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

8:00 a.m. Medical Grand Rounds "Telomerase and Telomeres in Cancer and Aging," Dr. Bandana Chatterjee, professor, Department of Cellular and Structural Biology (MED: 409L)

9:00 a.m. Training Office "Library Pathways," Catherine Rhodes (LIB: Room 2A) (Call 7-2320 to enroll.)

11:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas "Microbiology: Improved Methods of Communicating Antimicrobial Susceptibility Results to Physicians," Susan Munro, antibiotics technical specialist, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, Calif. (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon. Cellular & Structural Biology Seminar "Stress and Apoptosis: Pathways in the Control of Cell Survival, Cancer and Rheumatoid Arthritis," Dr. Douglas R. Green, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology (MED: 209L)

1:00 p.m. Training Office "Accounting Fund Group Policies," Donna Henckel (Call 7-2320 to enroll.)

Thursday, 5

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

7:30 a.m. Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds "Update on Osteoporosis," Dr. Jan Bruder, professor, Department of Medicine (MED: 309L)

8:30 a.m. Pain Management Grand Rounds "Journal Club," Brooke Army Medical Center team (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

Noon. Microbiology Seminar "CFTR as a Pattern Recognition Molecule in Innate Immunity to Pseudomonas aeruginosal," Dr. Gerald Pier, Harvard University Medical School, Boston (MED: 444B)

4:30 p.m. Citywide Thoracic Surgery Grand Rounds "Case Presentation," Dr. Saeed A. Ally (MED: 309L)

Friday, 6

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds "The Need for Pediatric Preventive Cardiology," Dr. Myung Park, professor, Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics (MED: 409L) (Call 7-4298 for information.)

8:00 a.m. Organ Transplant Grand Rounds "IL-2 Antibody Induction Therapy with Kidney Transplants," Dr. Mark Deierhoi, professor and director, Division of Transplantation, University of Alabama at Birmingham (MED: 444B) (For information, call 7-5771 or 358-4441.)

8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture "Rheumatology," Drs. Felicia Radu and Antoinne Able (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)


October 9 – 13

Monday, 9

7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Grand Rounds "The Natural History of the Primary Anterior Shoulder Dislocation in the Young" and "First Episode of Shoulder Dislocation," Dr. Lennart Hovelius (MED: 309L) (For information, call 7-5156.)

7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds Case Studies (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Internal Medicine M & M Conference (MED: 409L)

Tuesday, 10

6:00 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds "Forefoot Trauma," Dr. Anthony Deduir (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds "Bilateral True Vocal Cord Paralysis," Dr. Monica Shaffer (MED: 444B)

8:00 a.m. Rehabilitation Medicine Lecture "AIDS Pathophysiology and AIDS Rehabilitation," Drs. Maurice G. Sholas and Antoinne Able (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

10:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT) "Health Information Management: ICD-10 Update," Lenore M. Whalen, Department of Health Information Management, Providence Healthcare, Mesquite (Call 7-2700 for information.)

11:00 a.m. Physiology Seminar "Influence of Genetics on Exercise Training Responses," Dr. James Hagberg, University of Maryland (MED: 444B) (For information call 7-4324.)

Noon. Department of Medicine Research Conference "Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation," Dr. Cesar Freytes, director, Adult Bone Marrow Transplant Program, Department of Medicine/Hematology (MED: 209L)

Noon. Department of Medicine Research Conference "Regulation of Iron Export from Cells," Dr. David Haile (MED: 209L)

Noon. Briscoe Library Workshop "Searching the Web for Biomedical Information" (Register through Technology Training at www.uthscsa.edu/computing/training/training.html.)

1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds (MED: 409L)

1:30 p.m. TNT "Laboratory Technology Issues: Case Studies in Hemostasis," David McGasson, Wilford Hall Medical Center (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Wednesday, 11

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

8:00 a.m. Medical Grand Rounds "Strategies for the Treatment of HIV-1 Infection," Dr. Oren J. Cohen, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, Md. (MED: 409L)

8:45 a.m. International Symposium on Cancer Research, Texas Research Park (Visit www.uthscsa.edu/cancersymposium/ for symposium and speaker information.)

9:00 a.m. Training Office "The Juggling Act: Balancing Work and Family," Cliff Melton (ADM: 114) (Call 7-2320 to enroll.)

10:00 a.m. TNT "Environmental Services: The Ten Commandments of Linen Loss Control," Gary Butrymowicz, Healthcare Management Alternatives Inc., Vashon Island, Wash. (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon. Department of Microbiology Seminar "The CC Chemokine Receptors CCR2 and CCR5 in Immune and Autoimmune Processes," Dr. William Kuziel, U.T. Austin (MED: 444B)

Noon. Cellular & Structural Biology Seminar "Dietary Fat Regulation of Hepatic Gene Transcription," Dr. Donald B. Jump, Michigan State University (MED: 209L)

Thursday, 12

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

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

7:30 a.m. Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds "Syphilis in Pregnancy," Dr. George Wendell, professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, U.T Southwestern Medical School (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds (MED: 444B)

8:30 a.m. Pain Management Grand Rounds "Phantom Limb Pain," Dr. Ted Gingrich, Wilford Hall Medical Center (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

Noon. Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary and Oncology Conference, Dr. Scott B. Johnson (MED: 309L)

12:30 p.m. TNT "Pain Management: Assessment and JCAHO Standards," Dr. Mary L. Heye, School of Nursing (Call 7-2700 for information.)

4:00 p.m. Pharmacology 7th Annual Arthur H. Briggs Lectureship "The Molecular Basis for Electrical Excitability: Structure-Function Studies of Voltage-Gated Sodium Channels," Dr. William Cattrell, professor and chairman, School of Medicine, University of Washington (MED: 409L)

4:30 p.m. Citywide Thoracic Surgery Grand Rounds "Update on Combined-Modality Treatment for Locally Advanced NSCL Cancer," Dr. Charles R. Thomas Jr., associate professor and vice chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology (MED: 309L)

Friday, 13

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

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds "Emergency Management of Toxic Ingestions: The Do’s and the Don’ts," Dr. Osbert Blow, Department of Surgery (Call 7-4298 for information)

8:00 a.m. Organ Transplant Grand Rounds "Hepatic Clinical Case Presentation," Dr. Mosaab Hassan, GI fellow, Health Science Center (MED 444B) (For information, call 7-5771 or 358-4441.)

8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture "Fabricating Prosthetic Sockets Using Selective Laser Sintering: Presentation of Research," William Rogers (UH: Reeves Rehab Center third-floor classroom)

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

10:00 a.m. TNT "Chaplaincy: Caring at the End of Life," George Handzo, director, Chaplaincy Services, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York (Call 7-2700 for information.)