April 27, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 17


Of Note


Calendar April 30-May 6

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

Monday, April 30

7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, "Outcome in Revision Shoulder Surgery," Dr. Steven Kalandiak (MED: 309L) v

7:30 a.m. Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, "Aspirin for Stroke Prevention: The Final Truths," Dr. Robert Hart (MED: 444B)

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

Noon Physiology Grand Rounds, "Molecular Physiology of Cystic Fibrosis: Defining the Channel Pore," Dr. Nael McCarty (MED: 444B)

Tuesday, May 1

11:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Blood Banking: Biological Product Deviation Reporting," Sharon O'Callaghan, U.S. Food & Drug Administration, Rockville, Md. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

12:30 p.m. TNT, "Clinical Chemistry & Toxicology: Ginko Biloba," Dr. George Kudolo (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Dangerous Passions: Jealousy, Infidelity and Why Men and Women Torture Each Other," Dr. David Buss, The University of Texas at Austin (MED: 409L)

4:00 p.m. Molecular Medicine Seminar, "Molecular Chaperones and Protein Quality Control," Dr. Jeffrey Brodsky, University of Pittsburgh (IBT: 3.002)

Wednesday, May 2

6:30 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Tendon Injury/Transfers," Dr. Christian Davis (MED: 309L)

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

8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Benefits of Exercise in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus," Dr. Lawrence Mandarino (MED: 409L)

8:30 a.m. Training Office, "Institutional Review Board Procedures," Angie Khan (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)

11:00 a.m. TNT, "Microbiology: Chronic Diseases Caused by Emerging Pathogens," Lt. Col. Bill Nauschuetz, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Signaling Cross-Talk in Transcriptional Regulation by p53 Tumor Suppressor Protein," Dr. Gokul Das (MED: 444B)

Noon Cellular and Structural Biology Seminar, "Mitochondrial Permeabilization in Necrotic and Apoptotic Cell Death," Dr. John Lemasters, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (MED: 209L)

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

Thursday, May 3

8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, Dr. Eleanor Avery (MED: 444B)

9:00 a.m. Graduate Student Association, "Student Poster Presentation" (MED: foyer)

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

Noon Microbiology Seminar, "Sensing and Integration of Multiple Signals During Myxococcus Multicellular Development," Dr. Heidi Kaplan, University of Texas-Houston Medical School (MED: 444B)

1:00 p.m. Graduate Student Association Forum: Biomedical Research Ethics: Past, Present and Into the Future, "The Gene Ethics Revolution," Dr. Frederick Grinnell, U. T. Southwestern Medical Center, and "Hard Lessons from the Holocaust for Today's Science and Medicine," Dr. Henry Perkins (MED: 3.104A)

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

4:30 p.m. Citywide Thoracic Grand Rounds Conference (MED: 309L)

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

Friday, May 4

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "First Annual Town, Gown and Clown - A Medical Jeopardy" (MED: 409L)

8:00 a.m. Clinical Radiation Oncology Lecture, "Management of Rabdhomyosarcoma," Dr. Fabio Valenzuela (CTRC Grossman Building: Plaza Conference Room)