Jan. 18, 2001
Volume XXXV, No. 3


Of Note


Calendar January 21-27

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

Monday, Jan. 21
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday. The Health Science Center is closed.

Tuesday, Jan. 22
Noon Briscoe Library Workshop, "Advanced Web Searching & Evaluating Biomedical Information," (Register at www.uthscsa.edu/computing/training/training.html.)
Noon Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Cytology: Clinical Management of ASCUS and LSIL," Dr. J. Thomas Cox, National HPV & Cervical Cancer Prevention Center, Raleigh, Durham, N.C. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
1:30 p.m. TNT, "Laboratory Technology: Developing a Laboratory Continuing Education Presentation," Dr. Vicki Freeman, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Wednesday, Jan. 23
6:30 a.m. Ortho/Podiatry Grand Rounds, "Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction," Dr. Mark Julsrud (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)
8:00 a.m. Medicine Grand Rounds, "Renal Function in Diabetes," Dr. Roland Blantz, University of California — San Diego and San Diego V.A. Hospital (MED: 409L)
10:30 a.m. TNT, "Women's Health Issues and Trends: STDs and Cervical Cancer," Susan Kendig, University of Missouri at St. Louis (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
Noon Briscoe Library Workshop, "Can I Get Online?" (Register at www.uthscsa.edu/computing/training/training.html.)
Noon Cellular & Structural Biology Seminar, "The Microsatellite Instability Phenotype," Dr. Michael Siciliano, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (MED: 209L)
Noon Pharmacology Seminar, "Hypertension: Sex, Salt and Aging," Dr. Carmen Hinojosa-Laborde (MED: 444B)
Noon Briscoe Library Workshop, "Ovid Tips & Tricks: Shortcuts & Advanced Features," (Register at www.uthscsa.edu/computing/training/training.html.)
1:00 p.m. Training Office Workshop, "Basic Travel Procedures," Donna Henckel (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
3:30 p.m. Biology of Aging Research Seminar, "Gene Expression Profile of DNA Repair-Deficient Models of Premature Aging," Dr. Prakash Nair (MED: 3.078V)
4:00 p.m. Cardiac Catheterization Conference, Dr. Marc Feldman (MED: 209L)

Thursday, Jan. 24
7:00 a.m. Continuing Dental Education, "3rd Annual Destination Mexico: Puerto Vallarta" (Continues through Saturday. Call ext. 7-3177 for information.)
7:30 a.m. Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds, "Pelvic Organ Prolapse," Dr. Ash Dabbous (MED: 309L)
8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Neurologic Illness and Creativity: Their Effects on Famous Musicians, Authors and Artists," Dr. Pat Grogan, Travis Air Force Base, California (MED: 444B)
Noon Combined Thoracic Surgery, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
Noon TNT, "End-of-Life Issues: Emotional Support of the Dying," Dr. Brenda Guerrero, Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio (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. R. Brent New (MED: 309L)
5:00 p.m. Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, Dr. Chet Nastala (MED: 444B)

Friday, Jan. 25
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Laser Therapy in Pediatrics," Dr. Ronald Grimwood (MED: 409L)
8:00 a.m. Continuing Dental Education, "Real-World Endo: Just the Facts, Nothing but the Facts," Dr. Kenneth Koch, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, and Dr. Dennis Brave, Johns Hopkins Hospital (Continues through Saturday. Call ext. 7-3177 for information.)
8:00 a.m. Clinical Radiation Oncology Lecture, "Neupogen®," E. Kerry Willis (CTRC Grossman: Plaza Conference Room 152)
8:00 a.m. Organ Transplant Grand Rounds, "Pharmacokinetics of MMF: Are We Optimizing the Use of this Agent," Dr. Robert Gordon, Roche Laboratories Inc., Nutley, N.J. (MED: 444B)