November 30, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 47


Of Note


Calendar December 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, December 3
7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds, "Clinical Pathologic and Basic Scientific Correlates of Pancreatic Carcinoma" (MED: 209L)
Noon Microbiology Seminar, "Developmental Regulation by Replication Status and DNA Damage in Bacillus Subtilis," Dr. William Burkholder, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Mass. (MED: 409L)
Noon Physiology Seminar, "Is Longevity Affected by Nutrients or Fat?" Dr. Liz Barziliai, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, N.Y. (MED: 444B)

Tuesday, December 4
11:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas, "ABO Discrepancies," Loni Calhoun, University of California at Los Angles Medical Center (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
Noon Medicine Research Conference, "Multiple Personalities of Mycoplasma Parasitism," Dr. Joel Baseman (DTL: 1.284T)
12:30 p.m. TNT, "Endocrinology of Aging," Horace Perry, Education and Clinical Center, St. Louis, Mo. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Assessment and Treatment of Adolescent Substance Use Disorders," Dr. Michael Dawes (MED: 409L)

Wednesday, December 5
6:30 a.m. Ortho/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Fixation Techniques," Dr. John Steinberg (MED: 309L)
7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)
7:30 a.m. Multidisciplinary Breast Conference, "Case Studies," Dr. Pamela Otto (MED: 331.5B)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Treatment of Impaired Glucose Tolerance: Prevention or Procrastination," Dr. Ralph DeFronzo (MED: 409L)
11:00 a.m. TNT, "How to Create an Antibiogram," Janet Hindler, University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
Noon Cellular & Structural Biology Seminar, "Neuroprotective and Neurorestorative Signal Transduction Mechanisms," Dr. Mark Mattson, NIA Gerontology Research Center (MED: 209L)
Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "The Endogenous Cannabinoids: Biochemistry and Pharmacology of a Novel Signaling System," Dr. Daniele Piomelli, University of California at Irvine (MED: 444B)
4:00 p.m. Cardiac Catheterization Conference, Dr. Marc Feldman (MED: 209L)

Thursday, December 6
7:30 a.m. Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds, "Ultrasound and the Fetal Heart," Dr. Robert Huff (MED: 309L)
Noon Microbiology Seminar, "At the Interface: M. Tuberculosis-Macrophage Interactions," Dr. Larry Schlesinger, The University of Iowa (MED: 444B)
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. Saeed Ally (MED: 309L)
5:00 p.m. Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Chet Nastala (MED: 444B)

Friday, December 7
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Brain-Behavior Relationships Among Infants, Toddlers and Preschoolers with Fragile X Syndrome," Dr. Jennifer Hill-Karrer, University of Kansas Medical Center (MED: 409L)
8:00 a.m. Organ Transplant Grand Rounds, "Case Presentation," Dr. Greg York (MED: 444B)