March 22, 2002
Volume XXXV, No. 12


Of Note

Who's New


Calendar March 25 - 31

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

Monday, March 25
7:00 a.m. Orthopaedic Teaching Conference, "Low Molecular Weight Heparins in Orthopaedic Procedures," Dr. Peter Hansen, Grossmont Hospital, Sharp Health Care, La Mesa, California (MED: 309L)
7:30 a.m. Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, "Volumetrics: Localization & Related Epilepsy," Dr. Akos Szabo, Neurodiagnostic Center-University Hospital (MED: 444B)
7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds, "Case Studies," Dr. Melanie Richards (MED: 209L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Spontaneous Potentials: Video Review," Drs. Daniel Dumitru and Ananthlal Kalantri (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
Noon Physiology Seminar, "TBA" (MED: 444B)
Noon UTHSC Jewish Association Meeting (MED: 2.022)
3:30 p.m. Biology of Aging Research Seminar, "Origins and Diversity of Mutations In Vivo and in Stem Cells," Dr. Peter Stambrook, University of Cincinnati (STCBM: 3.200)

Tuesday, March 26
6:30 a.m. Ortho/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Case Conference" (MED: 309L)
8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery Grand Rounds, "Midfacial Trauma," Dr. Keith Swartz, Wilford Hall Medical Center (MED: 309L)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "The Effects of Temperature in Electrodiagnosis," Dr. John King (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
8:30 a.m. Training Office Workshop, "Records Management," Anne Comeau (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
1:15 p.m. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, "Dynamic Psychotherapy of Borderline Personality Disorder," Dr. Glen Gabbard, Baylor College of Medicine (MED: 409L)
4:00 p.m. Molecular Medicine Seminar, "Biochemistry of Cell Cycle Checkpoints at the G2/M and Metaphase/Anaphase Transitions," Dr. James Maller, University of Colorado School of Medicine (IBT: 3.002)

Wednesday, March 27
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)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease," Dr. Steven Haffner (MED: 409L)
8:30 a.m. Training Office Workshop, "Purchasing/Expediting," Stephen Millspaugh (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
Noon Cellular & Structural Biology Seminar, "Fishing for Novel Genes," Dr. John Dowling, Harvard University (MED: 209L)
Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Melatonin Biosynthesis and Dopamine Receptor Function in Photoreceptor Cells," Dr. Michael Iuvone, Emory University School of Medicine (MED: 444B)
4:00 p.m. Cardiac Catheterization Conference, Dr. Marc Feldman (MED: 209L)

Thursday, March 28
7:30 a.m. Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds, "Pain Management," Dr. Lynda Wells (MED:309L)
8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds (MED: 444B)
8:30 a.m. Pain Management Grand Rounds, "Journal Club" (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
Noon Briscoe Library Workshop, "Advanced Web Searching & Evaluating Biomedical Information" (Register at
Noon Microbiology Seminar, "Evolution of Fungal Pathogenesis: Comparison of Pathogen and Non-Pathogen," Dr. Daniel Ebbole, Northwestern University Medical School, College Station (MED: 444B)
Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
Noon Pediatric Research Seminar, "Early Detection of Childhood Cancer," Dr. Brad Pollack (MED: 409L)
4:00 p.m. Surgery Tumor Conference, Dr. Morton Kahlenberg (MED: 209L)
5:00 p.m. Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, "Morbidity & Mortality," plastic surgery fellows (MED: 444B)

Friday, March 29
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Surgical Approach to Empyema in Children with Pneumonia," Dr. John Doski, San Antonio Pediatric Surgery Associates (MED: 409L)
8:00 a.m. Clinical Radiation Oncology Lecture (CTRC: Grossman Plaza Level Conference Room 152)
8:00 a.m. Rehab Medicine Lecture, "Topical Treatment of Sclerodermoid Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease: A Review of Research," Drs. Kristin Ludvigsdottir and Donald Currie (UH: Third-floor Reeves Rehab Center classroom)
9:00 a.m. Continuing Dental Education, "Emerging Trends in Periodontics," Dr. John Suzuki, University of Pittsburgh School of Dentistry (Call ext. 7-3177 to register.)