Aug. 17, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 33



Of Note


Calendar Aug. 20-26

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

Monday, Aug. 20
7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, "Ankle Fractures" (MED: 309L)
8:00 a.m. Radiation Oncology Continuing Education, "Radiation Oncology and Diagnostic Radiology Reviews" (Continues through Friday. Call ext. 7-4446 to register.)
8:00 a.m. Radiation Oncology Continuing Education, "Physicist's Review in Radiation Oncology Physics" (Continues through Friday. Call ext. 7-4446 to register.)

Tuesday, Aug. 21
Noon Briscoe Library Workshop, "Advanced Web Searching & Evaluating Biomedical Information" (Register at .)
Noon Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Hematology: Update on Platelet Function Studies," Dr. Kandace Cottke-Marchant, Cleveland Clinic (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
1:30 p.m. TNT, "Infectious Diseases: Perinatal Hepatitis," Dr. Rajam Ramamurthy (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Wednesday, Aug. 22
6:30 a.m. Ortho/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Distal First Metatarsal Osteotomies," Dr. Mark Julsrud (MED: 309L)
7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Chemotherapy for Advanced Colorectal Cancer in 2001 and Beyond," Dr. Chris Takimoto (MED: 409L)
9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library/ Training Office Workshop, "More Library Skills for Support Staff," Catherine Rhodes (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
9:00 a.m. Training Office, "Laboratory Animal Resources," Annette Karp (Call ext. 7-2320 to register)
10:30 a.m. TNT, "Women's Health Issues and Trends: Women Care Plus: Reducing Barriers to Care for Large Women," Pat Lyons, training consultant, Oakland, Calif. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Thursday, Aug. 23
8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Radiation Injury and the Central Nervous System," Dr. Pamela New (MED: 444B)
Noon TNT, "End-of-Life Issues: Survivor's Grief: Personal and Professional," Cheryl Staats (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
4:00 p.m. Surgery Tumor Conference, Dr. Morton Kahlenberg (MED: 209L)
4:30 p.m. Citywide Thoracic Grand Rounds, "Case Presentation," Dr. Kory Woodbury (MED: 309L)
5:00 p.m. Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Chet Nastala (MED: 444B)

Friday, Aug. 24
7:00 a.m. Department of Family Practice Seminar, "Advanced LIfe Support in Obstetrics" (Continues through Saturday. Call ext. 7-4446 to register.)
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Sudden Death Syndrome in Student Athletes," Dr. Paul Gillette, Cook Children's Heart Center, Fort Worth (MED: 409L)