July 20, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 29


Of Note


Calendar July 23-29

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

Monday, July 23
7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, Hand Fellows to Present Research Papers (MED: 309L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Rehabilitation Medicine Ethics — A Review of the Literature," Dr. John King (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
Noon Physiology Seminar, "Intermediate Filaments and Cardiac Disease: Causes and Effects," Dr. Xuejun Wang, Children's Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, Ohio (MED: 444B)

Tuesday, July 24
Noon Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Cytology: Soft Tissue Tumors," Dr. Carlos Bedrossian, Northwestern University/Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Ill. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
1:30 p.m. TNT, "Laboratory Technology: Cross-Reactivity of Anti-Human Immunoglobulins," Dr. George Eyambe, University of Texas-Pan American (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Wednesday, July 25
6:30 a.m. Ortho/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Metatarsalgia," Dr. John Steinberg (MED: 309L)
7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Medical Stroke Prevention/Amelioration," Dr. David Sherman (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Glomerular Diseases: Are We Making Progress?" Dr. William Couser, University of Washington, Seattle (MED: 409L)
1:00 p.m. Training Office, "Processing State and Local Vouchers," Donna Henckel (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)

Thursday, July 26
8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Stroke Prevention Overview," Dr. David Sherman (MED: 444B)
Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
Noon TNT, "End-of-Life Issues: Treating Pain and Symptoms in Advanced Disease: A Focus on the Modifiable Dimensions of End-Stage Illness," Dr. Dennis Pacl, Vista Care Hospice, San Antonio (call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
4:00 p.m. Surgery Tumor Conference, Dr. Morton Kahlenberg (MED: 209L)
4:30 p.m. Citywide Thoracic Grand Rounds, "Case Presentation," Dr. R. Brent New (MED: 309L)
5:00 p.m. Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Chet Nastala (MED: 444B)

Friday, July 27
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Management of Chronic Airway Obstruction," Dr. Juan Bonilla (MED: 409L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Massive Pulmonary Embolism With Minimal Symptoms — A Review of Research," Drs. Amanda Mohler and Douglas Barber (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)