April 6, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 14


Making the Rounds

Of Note

Retirement Roundup


Calendar April 9-15

Note: Institutions are listed with speakers who are not Health Science Center faculty or staff. No Saturday or Sunday events were reported.

Monday, April 9

7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, "Tumors of the Spine," Dr. Pasquale Montesano (MED: 309L)

7:30 a.m. Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, "Measurement of White Matter Development Using Magnetic Resonance," Dr. Jack Lancaster (MED: 444B)

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

Noon Physiology Grand Rounds, "Molecular Regulation of Early Heart Development," Dr. Katherine Yutzey, Cincinnati Children's Medical Center (MED: 444B)

Tuesday, April 10

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

10:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Health Information Management: Multiple Facilities Management," Karen Robey, Methodist Hospital, San Antonio (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Noon Medicine Research Conference, "Silk Purse or Sow's Ear: Promise and Perils of Xenotransplantation," Dr. Jonathan Allan, distinguished speaker, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research (MED: 209L)

1:30 p.m. Briscoe Library Workshop, "Ovid Tips and Tricks: Ovid Online," (Register at www.uthscsa.edu/computing/training/training.html.)

1:30 p.m. TNT, "Laboratory Technology: Fungal Contaminants in Indoor Environments," Dr. Linda Stetzenbach, Harry Reid Center for Environmental Studies, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

5:30 p.m. Housestaff Council Meeting, Dr. Steven Wartman (UHS Mission Room)

Wednesday, April 11

6:30 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Clubfoot/Met Adductus," Dr. George Liu (MED: 309L)

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

8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Treatment of Ischemic Heart Disease: 21st Century," Dr. Robert Chilton (MED: 409L)

10:00 a.m. TNT, "Environmental Services: Safety and Health Issues for Custodial and Maintenance Workers in Health Care Industries," Jack Haning, U.S. Department of Labor/OSHA (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Plasticity and Epileptogenesis," Dr. Jose Cavazos-Treviņo (MED: 444B)

Noon Cellular and Structural Biology Seminar Series, "The Role of DNA Mismatch Repair Genes in Cancer and Meiosis," Dr. Raju Kucherlapati, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (MED: 209L)

Thursday, April 12

7:30 a.m. Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, Dr. Robert Schenken (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Iatrogenic Cerebral Hemorrhage," Dr. Carlos Kase, Boston University Medical Center (MED: 444B)

9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library/Training Office Workshop, "Library Pathways," (Call 7-2320 to register.)

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

Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)

Noon Microbiology Seminar, "Plasmodium Iron Metabolism," Dr. David Sullivan, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md. (MED: 444B)

Noon Pediatric Research Seminar, "Molecular Targets for Lymphoma Immunotherapy," Dr. Anthony Infante (MED: 409L)

12:30 p.m. TNT, "Pain Management Series: Pain Management in the Newborn," Dr. Marilyn Escobedo, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

4:00 p.m. Microbiology Recruitment Seminar, "Candidate Gene Analysis of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome," Dr. Margrit Urbanek, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (DTL: 4.434T)

4:00 p.m. Surgery Tumor Conference, Dr. J. Milburn Jessup (MED: 209L)

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

5:00 p.m. Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Chet Nastala (MED: 444B)

Friday, April 13

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Vesicoureteral Reflux," Dr. Thomas Bartholomew (MED: 409L)

10:00 a.m. TNT, "Chaplaincy: Lessons in Learning Leadership in Pastoral Care," Orin Newberry, Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, Ohio (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Noon Molecular Medicine Seminar, "The Structural Basis of Tissue Specificity: The Role of Extracellular Matrix in the Normal and Malignant Breast," Dr. Mina Bissell, University of California at Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (IBT: 3.002)