Sept. 21, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 38


Of Note


Calendar Sept. 24 - 30

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

Monday, Sept. 24
7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, "Scaphoid Revolution" (MED: 309L)
7:30 a.m. Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, "Pediatric Trauma: Poverty, Social Capital and the Media," Dr. Ronnie Stewart (MED: 444B)
7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds, "Case Studies" (MED: 209L)
10:00 a.m. Briscoe Library Workshop, "Ovid Tips & Tricks: Shortcuts & Advanced Features" (Register at

Tuesday, Sept. 25
8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology Grand Rounds, "Otoplasty," Dr. Monica Shaffer and "Neuroradiology Conference," Dr. Randal Otto (MED: 309L)
10:00 a.m. Briscoe Library Workshop, "Advanced Web Searching & Evaluating Biomedical Information" (Register at .)
Noon Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Cytology: Bronchoalveolar Lavage Cytology," Dr. Karen Nauschuetz, San Antonio Uniform Services Health Education Consortium (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
1:00 p.m. Training Office, "Ways to Manage Stress," Donna Henckel (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Schizotaxia: Implications for Diagnosis and Research on the Genetics and Endophenotypes of Schizophrenia," Dr. Ming Tsuang, Harvard Institute of Psychiatric Epidemiology and Genetics, Boston, Mass. (MED: 409L)
1:30 p.m. TNT, "Laboratory Technology: Hematology in the Third World," Jeanne Isabel, Northern Illinois University (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Wednesday, Sept. 26
6:30 a.m. Ortho/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Diabetic Foot Infections," Dr. Kathleen Satterfield (MED: 309L)
7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Skin Manifestations of Systemic Disease," Dr. Jeffrey Meffert, San Antonio Uniform Services Health Education Consortium (MED: 409L)
10:30 a.m. TNT, "Women's Health Issues and Trends: Adolescent Pregnancy: Working with Teens to Improve Outcomes," Susan Kendig, University of Missouri at St. Louis (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Mapping Genes for Drug Abuse Liability," Dr. John Crabbe Jr., Portland Alcohol Research Center, VA Medical Center (MED: 444B)

Thursday, Sept. 27
8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Animal Models of Genetic Epilepsies," Dr. Akos Szabo (MED: 444B)
8:30 a.m. Pain Management Grand Rounds, "Journal Club" (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
Noon TNT, "End-of-Life Issues: Survivor's Grief: Caring Conversations," Helen Emmott, Midwest Bioethics Center, Kansas City, Mo. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
4:00 p.m. Surgery Tumor Conference, Dr. Morton Kahlenberg (MED: 209L)
5:00 p.m. Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Chet Nastala (MED: 444B)

Friday, Sept. 28
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Managing the Nutritional Needs of Premature Infants Through the First Year of Life," Dr. Allen Lucas, Institute of Child Health, University of London (MED: 409L)
8:00 a.m. Clinical Radiation Oncology Lecture, "Radiation Treatment of Thyroid Malignancies," Dr. Melanie Richards (CTRC Grossman: 152)