August 3, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 31



Calendar Aug. 6-12

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

Monday, Aug. 6
7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, "Metal on Metal Total Hip Arthroplasty," Dr. Lawrence Trick (MED: 309L)
Noon Physiology Seminar, "Expression and Physiological Changes in Long-Lived C. Elegans," Dr. Pamela Larsen, University of California, Los Angeles (MED: 444B)

Tuesday, Aug. 7
11:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Blood-Banking: Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemias," Dr. Chantal Harrison (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
Noon Briscoe Library Workshop, "Searching the Web for Biomedical Information" (Register at .)
12:30 p.m. TNT, "Clinical Chemistry & Toxicology: Principles and Diagnostic Applications of DNA Chips and Arrays," Dr. Theodore Mifflin,University of Virginia Medical Center (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
3:00 p.m. Briscoe Library Workshop, "Ovid Tips & Tricks: Ovid Online" (Register at .)

Wednesday, Aug. 8
6:30 a.m. Ortho/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Non-Invasive Vascular Evaluations," Joan Godsey (MED: 309L)
7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Silk Purse or Sow's Ear: Infectious Disease Hurdles in Xenotransplantation," Dr. Jonathan Allan, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research (MED: 409L)
10:00 a.m. TNT, "Environmental Services: Effective Labor/Management Committees," J. Kirk Campbell, Carleton College, Northfield, Minn. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Thursday, Aug. 9
8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Carotid Stenosis," Dr. Steve Bailey (MED: 444B)
Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
12:30 p.m. TNT, "Pain Management: Analgesic Therapy in Pain Management: Acetaminophen, NSAIDS and Opioids," Jay Ellis, Wilford Hall Medical Center (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
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, Aug. 10
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Liver Disease in Cystic Fibrosis," Dr. Deborah Neigut (MED: 409L)
10:00 a.m. TNT, "Chaplaincy: Spiritual Care for Persons with Personality Disorders," Sam Adkins, St. Vincent Health Systems, Little Rock, Ark. (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)