Aug. 31, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 35



Calendar Sept. 3-9

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

Monday, Sept. 3
Labor Day Holiday (The Health Science Center is closed.)

Tuesday, Sept. 4
8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds, "Swallowing Disorders," Dr. Brian Affleck, Wilford Hall Medical Center (MED: 309L)
11:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Blood Banking: Is Your Transfusion Service or Donor Center Positioned for Success?" Susan South, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Cave Creek, Ariz. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
12:30 p.m. TNT, "Clinical Chemistry & Toxicology: The Role of SSRIs in Postmortem Forensic Toxicology," Dr. Gary Kunsman, Bexar County Forensic Center (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Back to the Future: Depot Antipsychotic Development," Dr. Larry Ereshefsky (MED: 409L)

Wednesday, Sept. 5
6:30 a.m. Ortho/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Proximal First Metatarsal Osteotomies," Dr. Lawrence Harkless (MED: 309L)
7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Impaired Natriuresis in the Pathogenesis of Hypertension," Dr. Charles Nolan (MED: 409L)
11:00 a.m. TNT, "Microbiology: Laboratory Detection of Respiratory Viruses," Dr. Karen Krisher, Children's Medical Center of Dallas (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Thursday, Sept. 6
8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Recent Advances in Dementia Research: Highlights from the World Congress of Neurology, London, June 2001," Dr. Gustavo Román (MED: 444B)
8:30 a.m. Pain Management Grand Rounds, "Electromyography Nerve Conduction Velocity," Drs. Daniel Dumitru and Mirelle Foster (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
Noon Microbiology Seminar, "Mycobacterial Genes that Control Growth in the Human Macrophages," Dr. Peter Barnes, The University of Texas Health Center at Tyler (MED: 444B)
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, Sept. 7
8:00 a.m. Radiation Oncology Lecture (CTRC: Grossman 152)