Jan. 4, 2002
Volume XXXV, No. 1


Year in Review


Calendar January 7-13

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

Monday, Jan. 7
7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds, "Case Studies," Dr. Morton Kahlenberg (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Core Competency Lecture," Dr. Judy Paukert (UH: Reeves Rehab Center classroom) professor of pediatrics.
9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library Workshop, "Ovid Tips & Tricks: Ovid Online" (Register at www.uthscsa.edu/computing/training/training.html.)

Tuesday, Jan. 8
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Central Back Pain," Drs. Bert Blackwell and Nicolas Walsh (UH: Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
9:00 a.m. Training Office Workshop, "Copy Machine Orientation," Marcos Garcia (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
10:00 a.m. Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Health Information Management: HIPAA Update," Donna Bowers, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Normal Aging: Insights from the Air Force Villages Study," Dr. Donald Royall (MED: 409L)
1:30 p.m. TNT, "Laboratory Technology: Laboratory Identification of Herpes Simplex Viral Infections," Dr. Julia Ribes, University of Kentucky (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Wednesday, Jan. 10
6:30 a.m. Orthopaedics/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Charcot," Dr. Suhad Hadi (MED: 309L)
7:00 a.m. Vascular Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Boulos Toursarkissian (MED: 209L)
7:30 a.m. Multidisciplinary Breast Conference, Dr. Pamela Otto (MED: 331.5B)
9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library/Training Office Workshop, "Basics of Library Use," Catherine Rhodes (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
10:00 a.m. TNT, "Environmental Services: All Chemicals are not Created Equal!" Alan Bigger, University of Notre Dame (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
Noon Cellular & Structural Biology Seminar, "Mitochondrial Oxidative Stress: Causes and Consequences," Dr. Simon Melov, Buck Institute (MED: 209L)
Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Inflammation, IKK Signaling and Insulin Resistance," Dr. Steve Shoelson, Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School (MED: 444B)
4:00 p.m. Cardiac Catheterization Conference, Dr. Marc Feldman (MED: 209L)

Thursday, Jan. 10
7:30 a.m. Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds, "Endometriosis and Infertility: Is There a Cause and Effect Relationship?" Dr. Craig Witz (MED: 309L)
Noon Combined Thoracic Surgery, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
12:30 p.m. TNT, "Pain Management: Pain Management Issues in the ICU," Dr. Lynda Wells (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
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, Jan. 11
8:00 a.m. Clinical Radiation Oncology Lecture, "Tubulin-Directed Pre-Clinical Strategies to Overcome Cancer Cell Resistance to Therapy," Dr. Asis Chaudhuri (CTRC: Grossman Plaza Conference Room 152)
8:00 a.m. Organ Transplant Grand Rounds, "Steroid-Induced Osteoporosis," Dr. Nitti Goel, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (MED: 444B)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Abdominal/Leg Pain," Drs. Suzanne Woodbury and Nicolas Walsh (UH: Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
10:00 a.m. TNT, "Hospital Chaplaincy: When Religion May be an Ethical Issue," Laurel Burton, St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, Ill. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)