February 23, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 8


Of Note


Calendar February 26 - March 4

Monday, February 26

7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, "Total Hip Replacement After Ipsilateral Femoral Neck Fracture" (MED: 309L)

7:30 a.m. Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, "The Role of Oxidative Stress in the MPTP-induced Degeneration of Nigral DA Neurons," Dr. William Morgan (MED: 444B)

7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds, "Case Studies" (MED: 209L)

Noon Physiology Seminar Series, "Regulation of CFTR and EnaC Traffic in Epithelial Cells," Dr. Raymond Frizzell, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (MED: 444B)

Tuesday, February 27

8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Grand Rounds, "Lip Reconstruction," Dr. Keith Hill (MED: 309L)

Noon Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Cytology: Glandular Atypia in Pap Smears," Dr. Philip Valente (Call 7-2700 for information.)

1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Cultural Competence: Training and Systems Issues," Dr. Francis Lu, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine (MED: 409L)

1:30 p.m. TNT, "Laboratory Technology Issues: Immunology Update: Immune System Overview," Bridget Langley, Louisiana State University Medical Center (Call 7-2700 for information.)

4:00 p.m. Molecular Medicine Seminar, "Calcium and Calcineurin Dependent Signal Transduction Pathways in Yeast," Dr. Martha Cyert, Stanford University Department of Biological Sciences (IBT: Conference Room 3.002)

Wednesday, February 28

7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Mellick Sykes (MED: 209L)

8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Type 2 Diabetes: From Clinical Trials to Clinical Practice," Dr. Kenneth Cusi (MED: 409L)

10:00 a.m. TNT, "Women's Health Issues and Trends: Obesity and Cancer," Lynn McAfee, Medical Advocacy, Council on Size and Weight Discrimination Inc. (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon Cellular and Structural Biology Faculty Candidate Seminar, Dr. Zheng Zhou, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MED: 209L)

Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Activation of Renal Mechanosensory Neurons: Role of Prostaglandin E2, Angiotensin and Substance P," Dr. Ulla Kopp, University of Iowa College of Medicine (MED: 444B)

Thursday, March 1

7:30 a.m. Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, "PROM," Dr. Arthur Maslow, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash. (MED: 309L)

Noon TNT, "Primary Care Forum: Update on Lipid Therapy," Dr. Robert Chilton (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)

Noon Microbiology Seminar Series, "The Role of Human Papillomavirus Oncoproteins in Immortalization," Dr. Denise Galloway, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle (MED: 444B)

4:00 p.m. Surgery Tumor Conference, Dr. J. Milburn Jessup (MED: 209L)

4:30 p.m. Citywide Thoracic Grand Rounds Conference (MED: 309L)

5:00 p.m. Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Chet Nastala (MED: 444B)

Friday, March 2

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "1981-2001: An AIDS Odyssey," Dr. Terence Doran (MED: 409L)

8:00 a.m. Organ Transplant Grand Rounds "Hepatocellular Carcinoma and the Transplant Patient," Dr. Glenn Halff (MED: 444B)

8:30 a.m. Continuing Dental Education, "Creating Life-Like Etched Porcelain Bonded Restorations: Advancing From Good to Excellent," Dr. Nasser Barghi (Call 7-3177 to register. Continues through Saturday.)

9:00 a.m. Continuing Dental Education, "The Successful Cosmetic Practice," Dr. Dick Barnes, Arrowhead Management International, Sandy, Utah (Call 7-3177 to register.)