May 4, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 18


Of Note


Calendar May 7-13

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

Monday, May 7
7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, "Genetic Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System," Dr. Kent Reinker, Honolulu, Hawaii (MED: 309L)
7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds, "Case Studies" (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Language/Speech Disorders," Kathy Thompson (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
Noon Briscoe Library Workshop, "Searching the Web for Biomedical Information," (Register at
Noon Physiology Seminar Series (MED: 444B)

Tuesday, May 8
8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds, "Cholesteotoma," Dr. Brien Tonkinson, Wilford Hall Medical Center (MED: 309L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Neuro-Psychoneurological Testing," Susan Werth (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
9:00 a.m. Training Office, "Copy Machine Orientation," Marcos Garcia (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
9:00 a.m. Training Office, "Laboratory Animal Resources," Annette Karp (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library/Training Office Workshop, "Library Pathways," Catherine Rhodes (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
10:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Health Information Management: Risk Management for HIM Professionals," Jackie Moczygemba, Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Ethical Navigation in a Sea of Cultural and Religious Diversity," Dr. Kemuel Philbrick, Mayo Medical School and Clinic and St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, Minn. (MED: 409L)
1:30 p.m. TNT, "Laboratory Technology: Chromosome Analysis - Coming of Age," Betty Dunn (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
4:00 p.m. Molecular Medicine Seminar, "DNA Damage-Induced Activation of Cds1 (Chk2) Kinase: Implications for Cancer," Dr. Jay Chung, NIH/National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (IBT: 3.002)

Wednesday, May 9
6:30 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Fixation Techniques," Penny Phillips-Deines (MED: 309L)
7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "What's Eating You? (Lice, Mites, Bugs and Bites)," Col. Dirk Elston, Brooke Army Medical Center (MED: 409L)
10:00 a.m. TNT, "Environmental Services: Where's the Beef? Quality with Performance," Alan Bigger, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Ind. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Norepinephrine and Neuropeptides in the Limbic Forebrain: Possible Substrates," Dr. David Morilak (MED: 444B)
3:30 p.m. Qualitative Research Interest Group Meeting, (NURS: Room 1.230)

Thursday, May 10
9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library Workshop, "Ovid Tips & Tricks: Ovid Online," (Register at
Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
Noon Pediatric Research Seminar, "The Role of the HAND Genes in Mouth Development," Dr. Anthony Firulli (MED: 409L)
12:30 p.m. TNT, "Pain Management: Acute Pain Management in Children," Dr. Lynda Wells (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
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 11
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Survivors - Puzzling Cases From the NICU Outback," Dr. Robert Castro (MED: 409L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Community Reentry for TBI Patients," Stephanie Stevens (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
9:00 a.m. Continuing Dental Education, "Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Endocrine and Gastrointestinal Disorders," Dr. Geza Terezhalmy (Continues through Saturday. Call ext. 7-3177 to register.)
10:00 a.m. TNT, "Chaplaincy: Professional Pastoral Care in the 21st Century," Michele Sakurai, National Association of Catholic Chaplains, Portland, Ore. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)