March 2, 2001
Volume XXXIV, No. 9



Newly Granted


Calendar March 5-11

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

Monday, March 5

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

Noon Physiology Seminar Series, "Glycoprotein Folding and Disease," Dr. John Bergeron, McGill University (MED: 444B)

Tuesday, March 6

8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Grand Rounds, "Stridor in Newborn and Infant," Dr. David Malis, Brooke Army Medical Center (MED: 309L)

9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library/Training Office, "Library Pathways," Catherine Rhodes (Call 7-2320 to enroll.)

11:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Blood Banking: Approaches to Blood Use Review," Loni Calhoun, University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon Medicine Research Conference, "Regulation of the Proliferation, Survival and Movement of Myeloid Progenitor Cells by Chemokines," Dr. Hal Broxmeyer, distinguished speaker, Indiana University School of Medicine (MED: 209L)

12:30 p.m. TNT, "Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology: A New Second-Generation Treatment for Ethylene Glycol Poisoning," Dr. Bill Watson, South Texas Poison Center (Call 7-2700 for information.)

1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Clinical Issues in the Long-Term Management of Depression," Dr. Laren Marangell, Baylor College of Medicine (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)

3:30 p.m. Qualitative Research Interest Group Meeting, "Attitudes Toward Elder Mistreatment," Dr. Charles Mouton (MED: 624E)

4:00 p.m. Molecular Medicine Seminar, "Interaction Among Base Excision Repair Proteins in Repair of Oxidative DNA Damage," Dr. Mitra Sankar, U. T. Medical Branch at Galveston (IBT: Conference Room 3.002)

Wednesday, March 7

6:30 a.m. Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Rheumatoid Arthritis," Dr. Tobi Todd (MED: 309L)

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

8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "The Promise and Peril of Academy-Industry Relations," Dr. Jerome Kassirer, Tufts University School of Medicine, and Thomas Kowalski, Texas Health Care and Biosciences Institute (MED: 409L)

11:00 a.m. TNT, "Microbiology: New or Recently Marked Antibiotics," Dr. James Lewis (Call 7-2700 for information.)

Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Molecular Structure, Physiology and Biophysics of Glutamate Transporters," Dr. Michael Kavanaugh, Vollum Institute, Oregon Health Sciences University (MED: 444B)

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

Thursday, March 8

7:30 a.m. Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds, "Medical Ethics," Dr. Robert Brzyski (MED: 309L)

8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Spinal Cord and Deep Brain Stimulation: Current Clinical Application and Future Prospects," Dr. Ali Rezai, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation (MED: 444B)

10:00 a.m. TNT, "Chaplaincy: Grief in the Workplace," Rev. Dr. Richard Gilbert, Sherman Hospital, Elgin, Ill. (Call 7-2700 for information.)

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

Noon Microbiology Seminar Series, "Factors that Influence Autoimmune Disease Development," Dr. Kenneth Tung, University of Virginia Health Science Center (MED: 444B)

Noon Pediatric Research Seminar, "Norepinephrine and Neuropeptides in the Link Between Stress and Anxiety," Dr. David Morilak (MED: 409L)

12:30 p.m. TNT, "Pain Management: Cancer Pain," Dr. Hasi Venkatachalam (Call 7-2700 for information.)

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

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

Friday, March 9

7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Functional Abdominal Pain: Is It All in Their Heads?", Dr. Carlo Di Lorenzo, Children's Hospital, University of Pittsburgh (MED: 409L)

8:00 a.m. Organ Transplant Grand Rounds "Invasive Aspergillosis," Dr. Dimitrios Kontoyiannis, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston (MED: 444B)

9:00 a.m. Continuing Dental Education, "Dental Hygiene Implant Certification Program," Drs. Kenneth Judy, Dental Implant Center at Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, N.Y., and Roland Meffert and Lynn Mortilla, Association of Dental Implant Auxiliaries and Practice Management (Call 7-3177 to register.)