May 31, 2002
Volume XXXV, No. 22



Calendar June 3 - 9

Note: Institutions are listed with speakers who are not Health Science Center faculty or staff.

Monday, June 3
7:30 a.m. Surgery Grand Rounds, "Laparoscopic Skills Review," Dr. Juliane Bingener-Casey (MED: 209L)

Tuesday, June 4
8:00 a.m. Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery Grand Rounds, "Parathyroid and MEN Syndromes," Dr. Kenneth Bergman, Brooke Army Medical Center (MED: 309L)
9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library/Training Workshop, "Basics of Library Use," (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)
Noon Teleconference Network of Texas (TNT), "Blood Banking: Quality Indicators: Selecting Meaningful Measurements," Dara Johnson, Blood Bank of San Bernadino and Riverside Counties, Los Angeles, Calif. (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
12:30 p.m. TNT, "Clinical Chemistry & Toxicology: Urine Drug Testing-Adulterations," Dr. James Garriott, Toxicology Consultant, San Antonio (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)

Wednesday, June 5
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, "Management of COPD in 2002: Dogmas and Diatribes," Dr. Dick Briggs Jr., The University of Alabama School of Medicine (MED: 409L)
11:00 a.m. TNT, "Microbiology: Mycroplasma," Dr. Ken Waites, University of Alabama at Birmingham (Call ext. 7-2700 for information.)
4:00 p.m. Cardiac Catheterization Conference, Dr. Marc Feldman (MED: 209L)

Thursday, June 6
7:30 a.m. Continuing Dental Education, "Sixth Annual On Par With Continuing Dental Education New Trends And Treatment to Expand Your Clinical Horizons," Drs. Thomas Oates Jr. and Eleonore Paunovich (Continues through Saturday. Call ext. 7-3177 to register.)
8:00 a.m. Neurology Grand Rounds, "Immunosuppressive Therapy in Myasthenia Gravis," Dr. Carlayne Jackson (MED: 444B)
9:00 a.m. Briscoe Library Workshop, "Ovid Tips & Tricks: Ovid Online," (Register at
Noon Combined Thoracic, Pulmonary & Oncology Conference (MED: 309L)
4:00 p.m. Surgery Tumor Conference, Dr. Morton Kahlenberg (MED: 209L)
4:30 p.m. Citywide Thoracic Grand Rounds, "HIV & Cardiothoracic Surgery Update 2002," Drs. Jan Patterson and Brent New (MED: 309L)

Friday, June 7
7:30 a.m. Pediatric Grand Rounds, "Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Syndromes (SCIDS): Recognition and Management," Drs. Donna Wall, Southwest Texas Methodist Hospital, San Antonio, and Anthony Infante (MED: 409L)
8:00 a.m. Clinical Radiation Oncology Lecture (CTRC: Grossman Plaza Level Conference Room 152)
8:00 a.m. Pathology Research Conference (MED: 331.5B)
8:30 a.m. Training Office Workshop, "Records Management, Module 1" (Call ext. 7-2320 to register.)

Saturday, June 8
8:00 a.m. Continuing Medical Education, "Comprehensive Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus," various speakers (Continues through Sunday. Call ext. 7-4446 to register.)