Upcoming Events

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Iden Andacheh, MD "VA Medical Center Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Shani Ortiz Harvey, MD "Carotid Body Tumors."

Green Center for Systems Biology Seminar

Marion Langen, PhD "The Development Rules of Neural Superposition in Drosophila."

Coagulation Conference

"Patient reviews and case presentations." Ravindra Sarode, MD, moderator.

Sarcoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex sarcoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for sarcoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of sarcoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.

Physiology Seminar Series

Stephen J. Elledge, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "Breaking Bad: How Aneuploidy Drives Cancer." Ryan Potts, PhD, and Steve McKnight, PhD, hosts.

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

A. Marilyn Leitch, MD "Case presentations of breast cancer patients with multidisciplinary input; includes Pathology and Radiology visual presentations."

Toxicology Conference

"Fellow Case Conference, Toxic News, Grand Rounds, Visual Stimuli and Questions."

Microbiology Seminar Series

Philip R. Hardwidge, PhD, Kansas State University. "E. Coli Effectors Targeting Ribosomal Proteins and Metabolic Enzymes." Vanessa Sperandio, PhD, sponsor.

Radiation Oncology Seminar Series

Xiaochun Yu, MD, PhD, University of Michigan School of Medicine. "The Molecular Mechanisms of DNA Damage Response and Tumor Prevention."

Toxicology Grand Rounds

Patrick Young "Explo Systems, Inc. Camp Minden, Webster Parish, LA."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Adrian Krainer, PhD, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. "Antisense Splicing Modulation for Therapy and Modeling of CNS Disease."

Hand Surgery Conference

Douglas Sammer, MD "DRUJ."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

"Morbidity and Mortality." Pamela Fox, MD, moderator.

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Grand Rounds

Carole Warnes, MD, Mayo Clinic. "TBD."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Madhuri Vusirikala, MD "Aplastic Anemia." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Vivyenne Roche, MD "Obstructive Sleep Apnea for the Primary Care Provider."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Peter H. Byers, MD, University of Washington. "Evaluation for Osteogenesis Imperfecta and Ehlers Danlos Syndrome in the Context of Suspected Non-Accidental Injury."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Joselin Anandam, MD "Enhanced Recovery Pathways: A Fundamental Shift in Perioperative Care."

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board Multimodality Conference

"Critical issues of new and recurrent gynecologic cancer cases are presented; an evidence-based treatment plan is proposed and further discussed by faculty."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Cases and Complications."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Joseph Schaffer, MD "Fistulas."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Karoly Mirnics, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. "Neuroimmune Changes in Schizophrenia and Autism."

Metabolomics and Disease Seminar Series

Ralph DeBerardinis, MD, PhD "Cancer Metabolism: Basic Biology and Translational Opportunities." Biomedical Research Bldg. (NL) 12.125.

GI Cancer Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Discussions regarding management decisions for gastrointestinal cancer cases brought to conference by faculty throughout the medical center." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

Ida M. Green Distinguished Visiting Professorship Honoring Women in Science and Medicine

Huda Zoghbi, MD, Baylor College of Medicine. "Rett Syndrome and MeCP2 Disorders: From the Clinic to Genes and Neurobiology." Women in Science and Medicine Advisory Committee, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Harvey Kessler, DDS "Salivary Gland Disease."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Mack Mitchell, MD "Alcoholic Pancreatitis." Avinash Ketwaroo, MD "TBD." Jay Horton, MD "Faculty Meeting."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

Peter Szmuk, MD "Anesthesia for Children."

Cancer Center Combined Modality Conference

"Designed to educate those specializing in the care of cancer patients and provide a forum for multimodality interaction that promotes discussion of the most recent clinical research affecting patient care, as well as to bring oncology specialists together to review cases and make recommendations for managing cancer patients." Jonathan Dowell, MD, moderator.

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Jack Cohen, DO "Hansen's Disease." and "Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Ryan Carstens "Exploration of Nuclear Receptor Activity and siRNA-Derived Phenotypes as Therapeutics in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer."

Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Jennifer Wiler, MD "Healthcare Economics: How Doctors (Providers) Get Paid - Past, Present, and Future."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

** Cancelled **

Colorectal Surgery Conference

Farshid Araghizadeh, MD "Clinicopathologic Conference."

Surgical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancer Teaching Case Conference

"Surgical oncology faculty and residents meet to review challenging gastrointestinal cancer cases, including the corresponding radiologic images and the oncologic principles behind relevant management decisions." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

"Patient review." and "Case presentations." George Beauchamp, MD "The Doctor Patient Relationship: Patient Rights and Surrogacy."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Rosechelle Ruggiero, MD "Chronic Critical Illness: The Limbo Between Life and Death."

Cancer Grand Rounds

Baran D. Sumer, MD "Tumor Acidosis Guided Surgery (TAGS) Advances Survival With Improved Cancer Sensitivity and Specificity Over PET."

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Conference

"Multidisciplinary conference where patients with primary hepatic tumors are discussed and treatment plans derived." Adam Yopp, MD, and Amit Singal, MD, moderators.

Melanoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex melanoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for melanoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of melanoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Adam Antebi, PhD, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Germany. "Hexosamine Pathway Metabolites Enhance Protein Quality Control and Prolong Life." Mark A. Lehrman, PhD, host.

Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer

A patient-directed self-help organization dedicated to raising awareness and meeting the needs of Oral and Head and Neck Cancer Patients

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Caitlin Hester, MD "Risk Modification for PAD." Ali El Mokdad, MD "Management of Chronic Type B Aortic Dissection."

Coagulation Conference

"Patient reviews and case presentations." Ravindra Sarode, MD, moderator.

Sarcoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex sarcoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for sarcoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of sarcoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.

Physiology Seminar Series

Ege Kavalali, PhD "Synaptic Vesicle Recycling and Neuronal Signaling."

Kidney Cancer Multimodality Conference

"Review of renal cell carcinoma cases." James Brugarolas, MD, PhD, moderator.

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

A. Marilyn Leitch, MD "Case presentations of breast cancer patients with multidisciplinary input; includes Pathology and Radiology visual presentations."

Toxicology Conference

"Occupational Toxicology Core Content Review and Questions, Journal Club, Visual Stimuli and Questions."

Chemistry Seminar Series

Nick Tsarevsky, PhD, Southern Methodist University. "Highly Branched (Multi)Functional Macromolecules: Synthetic Approaches and Applications." Dan Siegwart, PhD, host.

Ethics Grand Rounds

Robert D. Truog, MD, Harvard Medical School. "Talking With Patients and Families About Medical Error."

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

Lubo Zhang, PhD, Loma Linda University School of Medicine. "Developmental Programming of Ischemic-Sensitive Phenotype in the Heart." Ann Word, MD, and Charles Rosenfeld, MD, hosts.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Rejji Kuruvilla, PhD, Johns Hopkins University. "Neuron-Target Interactions in the Peripheral Nervous System." Lisa Monteggia, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Dennis Kao, MD "Distal Radius Fracture I and II."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Carl Adkins, MD "Mock Orals."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Curtiss Moore, MD "TBD." Hesham Sadek, MD "TBD."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

"Neoplastic Hematopathology Review." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Lori Karol, MD "Pediatric Gait Disturbances."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Erin Hommel, MD "Merging Quality Improvement With the ACE Model: The UTMB Story."

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board Multimodality Conference

"Critical issues of new and recurrent gynecologic cancer cases are presented; an evidence-based treatment plan is proposed and further discussed by faculty."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Fellows Conference."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Beverly Reed, MD "Male Factor Infertility."

Chemistry Seminar Series

Xiang Wang, PhD, University of Colorado at Boulder. "Bio-Inspired Synthesis of Functional Molecules." Chuo Chen, PhD, host.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Wendy K. Ringe, PhD "Injury, Adjustment and Recovery in Complex Trauma."

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Jeffery Molkentin, PhD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. "Are cKit Progenitor Cells Really Involved in Cardiac Regeneration?" Eric N. Olson, PhD, and Sean Morrison, PhD, hosts.

GI Cancer Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Discussions regarding management decisions for gastrointestinal cancer cases brought to conference by faculty throughout the medical center." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

University Lecture Series

Ruth Lehmann, PhD, New York University School of Medicine. "Mitochondrial Control of Germ Line Development." Michael Buszczak, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

James Luby, MD "Infectious Disease."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Ezra Burstein, MD "Colon Polyposis Syndromes." Luis Lara, MD "Pancreas Islet Auto-Transplantation as Treatment for Pancreas Disease." Marlyn Mayo, MD, and Rozy Mithani, MD "Fellowship Program Meeting."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Journal Club."

Cancer Center Combined Modality Conference

"Designed to educate those specializing in the care of cancer patients and provide a forum for multimodality interaction that promotes discussion of the most recent clinical research affecting patient care, as well as to bring oncology specialists together to review cases and make recommendations for managing cancer patients." Jonathan Dowell, MD, moderator.

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Nnenna G. Agim, MD "Genodermatoses."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Puneeth Iyengar, MD, PhD "Adipocyte Biology as a Critical Driver of Cancer Cachexia Development."

Physician Scientist Laboratory-Based Faculty Working on Cancer

"Discussions about research programs, projects and grant proposals." James Brugarolas, MD, PhD and Theo Ross, MD, PhD, moderators.

Radiology Research Grand Rounds

Gaudenz Danuser, PhD "Computer Vision of Cell Biology."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Jerry W. Shay, PhD "Why Should You Care About Telomeres?" Ryan Potts, PhD, host.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Ronald Hoxworth, MD "Pressure Sores."

Colorectal Surgery Conference

Farshid Araghizadeh, MD "Clinicopathologic Conference."

Surgical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancer Teaching Case Conference

"Surgical oncology faculty and residents meet to review challenging gastrointestinal cancer cases, including the corresponding radiologic images and the oncologic principles behind relevant management decisions." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

David T. Felson, MD, Boston University School of Medicine, and University of Manchester, U.K. "Pain in Osteoarthritis: Causes and New Treatments."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Jason Petrasic, MD, and Devin Smith, MD "Journal Club - Spinal Cord Injury."

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Conference

"Multidisciplinary conference where patients with primary hepatic tumors are discussed and treatment plans derived." Adam Yopp, MD, and Amit Singal, MD, moderators.

Melanoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex melanoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for melanoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of melanoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases."

Radiology Imaging: The Right Scan, From Head to Toe

Experts will discuss the most appropriate imaging technologies available to diagnose and treat common illnesses. Our panels of experts will answer those "always wanted to know..." questions and share best practices. A special breakout topic will address appropriate non-surgical management of back pain.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Liliana Nanez, MD "Parkland Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Andrew Unzeitig, MD "Clements UH Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Gene Regulation and Genomics Seminar Series

Craig L. Peterson, PhD, University of Massachusetts Medical School. "Chromatin Dynamics: Regulation of Transcriptional Homeostasis." Bing Li, PhD, host.

Coagulation Conference

"Patient reviews and case presentations." Ravindra Sarode, MD, moderator.

Sarcoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex sarcoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for sarcoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of sarcoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.

Physiology Seminar Series

William Dowhan, PhD, UT Medical School at Houston. "Post-Assembly Lipid-Dependent Membrane Protein Reorganization." Paul Blount, PhD, host.

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

A. Marilyn Leitch, MD "Case presentations of breast cancer patients with multidisciplinary input; includes Pathology and Radiology visual presentations."

Toxicology Conference

"All Fellows Conference (Evidence Based Medicine Review, Core Competency Review), Visual Stimuli and Questions."

Microbiology Seminar Series

Britt Glaunsinger, PhD, University of California, Berkeley. "Rewiring Gene Expression Pathways During Viral Infection." Nicholas Conrad, PhD, sponsor.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Gilad Barnea, PhD, Brown University. "The Neural Circuitry Underlying Olfactory Perception." Robert Green, MD, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Timothy Schacherer, MD "Wrist Arthroplasty."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Tiffany Moon, MD "ITE Review."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Ben Winders, MD "TBD." Jennifer Thibodeau, MD "TBD."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

"Clinical Cases: Morbidity and Mortality." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

SSHP Capra Research Symposium

Speakers Include: Richard Dewey, MD - UT Southwestern, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics; Shilpa Chitnis, MD, PhD - UT Southwestern, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics; Ms. Faye Elahi - Clinical Nutritionist; David Wilson, MPO, CP, LPO & Staci Shearin, PT, MPT, NCS

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Jason Burnett, PhD, UT Health Science Center at Houston. "Self Neglect."

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board Multimodality Conference

"Critical issues of new and recurrent gynecologic cancer cases are presented; an evidence-based treatment plan is proposed and further discussed by faculty."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Malcolm MacConmara, MD "TBD."

The Dr. S. Z. Levine Visiting Lectureship

Barry K. Wershil, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. "Food Allergies: A GI Perspective."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Cases and Complications."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Jayanthi Lea, MD "Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia."

GI Cancer Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Discussions regarding management decisions for gastrointestinal cancer cases brought to conference by faculty throughout the medical center." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

FETAL Conference

Patricia Santiago-Munoz, MD "This multidisciplinary conference serves as a forum for MFM specialists, neonatologists, and pediatric medical and surgical specialists to collaborate in the care of the fetus with anomalies. Current cases are reviewed, and topics discussed include fetal intervention, as well as postnatal evaluation and care."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Meitra Doty, PhD "Current Treatment Options and Treatment Challenges in the Peripartum Population."

University Lecture Series

Mark M. Davis, PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine. "TBD." Chelsea Stamm, graduate student host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Mohammed Al-Obaidi, DMD, MD "Oral Implantology." David Vu, DDS, MD "Scapular Free Flaps."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Case Conference with Radiology and Pathology."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Amit Singal, MD "Esophageal and Gastric Varices." Byron Cryer, MD "Gastric Cancer." Nicole Rich, MD "Morbidity and Mortality." Roopa Vemulapalli, MD, moderator.

Cancer Center Combined Modality Conference

"Designed to educate those specializing in the care of cancer patients and provide a forum for multimodality interaction that promotes discussion of the most recent clinical research affecting patient care, as well as to bring oncology specialists together to review cases and make recommendations for managing cancer patients." Jonathan Dowell, MD, moderator.

Hamon Center Lab Conference

David Wang, MD, PhD "TBD."

Biochemistry Seminar Series

Philip S. Low, PhD, Purdue University. "Ligand-Targeted Imaging and Therapeutic Agents for Cancer, Autoimmune and Infectious Diseases." Joe Ready, PhD, host.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Jonathan Cheng, MD "Lower Extremity Reconstruction."

Colorectal Surgery Conference

Farshid Araghizadeh, MD "Clinicopathologic Conference."

Surgical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancer Teaching Case Conference

"Surgical oncology faculty and residents meet to review challenging gastrointestinal cancer cases, including the corresponding radiologic images and the oncologic principles behind relevant management decisions." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

Dan B. Jones, MD, Baylor College of Medicine. "Problem Solving in Cornea and External Disease I: Dermatoblepharitis, Conjunctivitis and Epithelial Keratitis."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Roger Bedimo, MD "Mechanisms of Non-AIDS Complications of HIV Disease: Role of Hepatitis C Co-Infection."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Avneesh Chhabra, MD "MR Neurography."

Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program/Cancer Imaging Program (BME/CIP) Seminar Series

Reto Fiolka, PhD "Imaging Cancer Cell Morphodynamics in 3D Microenvironments."

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Conference

"Multidisciplinary conference where patients with primary hepatic tumors are discussed and treatment plans derived." Adam Yopp, MD, and Amit Singal, MD, moderators.

Melanoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex melanoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for melanoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of melanoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases."

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

J. Gregory Modrall, MD "Journal Club."

Coagulation Conference

"Patient reviews and case presentations." Ravindra Sarode, MD, moderator.

Sarcoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex sarcoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for sarcoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of sarcoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.

Physiology Seminar Series

Jay C. Dunlap, PhD, Dartmouth Medical School. "Genetic and Molecular Dissection of a Simple Circadian System." Yi Liu, PhD, host.

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

A. Marilyn Leitch, MD "Case presentations of breast cancer patients with multidisciplinary input; includes Pathology and Radiology visual presentations."

Toxicology Conference

"Toxicology Core Content Review and Questions, Visual Stimuli and Questions."

Chemistry Seminar Series

William A. Maio, PhD, New Mexico State University. "TBD." Uttam Tambar, PhD, host.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Ivan Soltesz, PhD "Organization and Control of Hippocampal Chronocircuits."

Hand Surgery Conference

Nicholas Haddock, MD "Scaphoid Fracture I and II."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Lawrence Tsen, MD, Harvard Medical School. "TBD."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

John Rutherford, MD, and David Lofthus, MD "Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Hassaan Imam, MD "TBD." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Belinda Vicioso, MD "Beyond AD: Medical Causes of Acquired Cognitive Impairment."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Timothy McCavit, MD "An Update on Sickle Cell Disease."

Surgical Grand Rounds

"TBD."

Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board Multimodality Conference

"Critical issues of new and recurrent gynecologic cancer cases are presented; an evidence-based treatment plan is proposed and further discussed by faculty."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

David Rogers, MD "Hormone Replacement Therapy."

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Peter Reddien, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. "The Cellular and Molecular Basis for Planarian Regeneration." Eric N. Olson, PhD, and Sean Morrison, PhD, hosts.

GI Cancer Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Discussions regarding management decisions for gastrointestinal cancer cases brought to conference by faculty throughout the medical center." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

University Lecture Series

Kenneth M. Yamada, MD, PhD, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. "Dynamics of Cell-Matrix Interactions in Development and Cancer." Evan Reddick, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Rui Fernandes, DMD, MD "Microvascular Surgery."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Ahn Nguyen, MD "GI Pathology." Purva Gopal, MD, moderator. Steve Harrison, MD "Adult/Pedi Symposium." and "Adult/Pedi Clinical Case Conference."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Children's Medical Center Pediatric Trauma Grand Rounds."

Cancer Center Combined Modality Conference

"Designed to educate those specializing in the care of cancer patients and provide a forum for multimodality interaction that promotes discussion of the most recent clinical research affecting patient care, as well as to bring oncology specialists together to review cases and make recommendations for managing cancer patients." Jonathan Dowell, MD, moderator.

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Lauren Cao, MD "DC-HIL + Myeloid-Derived Suppressor Cells May Down-Regulate Severity of Psoriasis." Jake Turrentine, MD "Blood DC-HIL is a Biomarker and Potential Treatment Target of Early Stage Melanoma." and "Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Katarzyna Wnuk-Lipinska, MSc "The Role of Axl Signaling in Phenotypic Plasticity in Normal and Neoplastic Epithelial Cells."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Sumeet Teotia, MD "Breast Reconstruction for Cancer."

Radiology Jack Reynolds Lecture

Herbert Kressel, MD, Harvard Medical School. "Challenges for Imaging Journals and Their Readers: Getting to the Truth."

Colorectal Surgery Conference

Farshid Araghizadeh, MD "Presbyterian/UT Southwestern Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Surgical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancer Teaching Case Conference

"Surgical oncology faculty and residents meet to review challenging gastrointestinal cancer cases, including the corresponding radiologic images and the oncologic principles behind relevant management decisions." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

"Quality Assurance: February case presentations."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Saad Khan, MD "Update in Thyroid Cancer Screening and Treatment."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Merrine Klakeel, DO "SCI Fellow Grand Rounds."

Hepatocellular Carcinoma Conference

"Multidisciplinary conference where patients with primary hepatic tumors are discussed and treatment plans derived." Adam Yopp, MD, and Amit Singal, MD, moderators.

Melanoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex melanoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for melanoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of melanoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases."

UT Southwestern Job Fair

UT Southwestern will hold a job fair on February 28 to fill key clinical and non-clinical positions campus-wide.

Coagulation Conference

"Patient reviews and case presentations." Ravindra Sarode, MD, moderator.

Sarcoma Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Develop comprehensive plans for care in complex sarcoma cancer patients. Identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for sarcoma cancer patients. Incorporate multidisciplinary aspects in the care of sarcoma cancer patients." Rohit Sharma, MD, moderator.