Upcoming Events

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Dina Itum, MD "Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome." Marc Salhanick, MD "Evaluation and Management of Raynaud's Disease."

Coagulation Conference

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

Gene Regulation and Genomics Seminar Series

Carl Wu, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Farm Research Campus. "Chromatin Architecture and the Dynamics of Histone Variant H2A.Z at Gene Promoters." Cheng-Ming Chiang, PhD, host.

Human Genetics Lecture Series

Hudson Freeze, PhD, Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute. "Perspectives on Human Glycosylation Disorders." Mark Lehrman, MD, host.

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.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Yvonne Jones, PhD, Oxford University. "Surface Assemblies in Cell Guidance Signaling Systems." Jon Terman, 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."

Chemistry Seminar Series

John L. Wood, PhD, Baylor University. "Recent Efforts in the Synthesis of Complex Natural Products." Jef De Brabander, PhD, host.

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

John Joseph Wysolmerski, MD, Yale University School of Medicine. "Calcium Metabolism During Lactation; Emerging Connections to Breast Cancer." Yihong Wan, PhD, host.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Umrao Monani, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center. "The When and Where of SMN, the Spinal Protein Atrophy. Juan Pascual, MD, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Jonathan Cheng, MD "Soft Tissue Tumors."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

"Journal Club." John Pennant, MD, moderator.

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

"Clinical Cases." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

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."

Parkland Colorectal Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Case presentations of Parkland colorectal patients, in order to develop multidisciplinary care plans and identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for these patients." Glen Balch, MD, moderator.

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Matthew Pompeo, MD, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital at Dallas. "Modern Wound Healing."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Michael T. Osterholm, PhD, University of Minnesota School of Public Health. "The Compelling Need for Game-Changing Influenza Vaccines."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Charles Whitten, MD "Dealing With Generational Issues in Academic Medicine."

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.

Clinical Neuroscience Lecture Series

Michael A. Yassa, PhD, University of California, Irvine. "Episodic Memory in Aging and Dementia."

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."

University Lecture Series

Christopher D. Lima, PhD, Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. "Architecture of the Eukaryotic RNA Exosome: Insights to RNA Processing and Decay." Ryan Potts, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Greg Seal, DDS "Implant Prosthodontics."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Lafaine Grant, MD "IBD - Autoimmune Hepatitis." Rozy Mithani, MD "GERD and pH Testing." Maryln Mayo, MD, and Rozy Mithani, MD "Fellowship Program Meeting."

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

Dhruba Deb "Oncogene Induced Signaling Heterogeneity in a Model of Early Stage Lung Cancer."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

John D. Hulleman, PhD "Development of Novel Therapeutic Approaches for Retinal Diseases." David J. Mangelsdorf, PhD, host.

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

Rohit Sharma, MD "Comprehensive Case Reviews, Divisional Morbidity and Mortality Discussion." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

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 "Resident case presentations." Eric B. Suhler, MD, Oregon Health and Science University. "Pediatric Uveitis."

Pamela Hearn Isom Lectureship in Honor of Eugene Frenkel, M.D., M.A.C.P.

Robert L. Nussbaum, MD, University of California, San Francisco. "Genome Testing in Clinical Medicine: Wearing Green Eyeshades With Our Rose Colored Glasses."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Michael Huo, MD "Hip Fracture Management."

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." David Gerber, MD, moderator.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Andrew Unzeitig, MD "Parkland Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Iden Andacheh, MD "St. Paul UH Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

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.

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."

Cell Biology of Disease Seminar Series

Steve Cannon, MD, PhD "Muscle Channelopathy Update: Mechanistic Studies in Periodic Paralysis Reveal a New Treatment Strategy." Qiu-Xing Jiang, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Brian Mailey, MD "Mallet Finger and Gamekeeper's Thumb."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Matthew David McEvoy, MD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center. "Perioperative Decision Support Tools: Current Evidence and Future Directions."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Sun-Hee Choi, MD "Hyperleucocytosis and Leukostasis." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

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."

Parkland Colorectal Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Case presentations of Parkland colorectal patients, in order to develop multidisciplinary care plans and identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for these patients." Glen Balch, MD, moderator.

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Elizabeth A. Jaramillo, MD, UT Medical Branch at Galveston. "Diets in the Elderly: Do's, Don'ts, and What to Look Out For."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Jessica Moreland, MD "The Immune and Inflammatory Balance in Critical Illness: A Shift of the Paradigm."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Nicole Gibran, MD "Striving for Quality: The Time Has Come for BQIP."

Translational Science Forum

Vishal Kapadia, MD "TBD." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.

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.

Neurology Grand Rounds

William Bell, MD, Georgetown University. "TBD."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Paul E. Brodwin, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and Medical College of Wisconsin. "The Ethics of Ambivalence and the Practice of Constraint in U.S. Psychiatry."

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

James Martin, MD, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine. "TBD." Eric N. Olson, PhD, and Sean Morrison, PhD, hosts.

University Lecture Series

David E. Clapham, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "Hedgehog Signaling and Ion Channels in Cilia." Youxing Jiang, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

"Service Wide Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Jaime Almandoz, MD "Bariatric Nutrition." Anh Nguyen, MD, Michael Kelso, MD, and Rodney Infante, MD "Liver." William Lee, 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

Anthony J. Di Pasqua, PhD, University of North Texas Health Science Center. "Metals in Medicine: Holmium-Containing Materials for Cancer Radiotherapy, and Trace Elements as Potential Cancer Biomarkers."

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

Rachel Wooldridge, MD "Comprehensive Case Reviews, Divisional Morbidity and Mortality Discussion." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Rod Rohrich, MD "Techniques in Rhinoplasty." ** Time changed from 5:30pm to 5:00pm **

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: September case presentations."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

George Liu, DPM "Foot and Ankle Injury Management."

The Ray A. and Robert L. Kroc Lectureship in Rheumatology, in Honor of Dr. Morris Ziff

Bruce N. Cronstein, MD, New York University School of Medicine. "Scarred for Life: Adenosine and Fibrosis."

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.

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

Steve Jiang, PhD "Applications of GPU in Medical Physics and Imaging."

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases." David Gerber, MD, moderator.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Liliana Nanez, MD "VA Medical Center Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Ibrahim Nassour, MD "Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute Arterial Occlusion."

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

Chun-Li Zhang, PhD "In Vitro and In Vivo Cell Fate Reprogramming for Neurons." 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

"Journal Club, Visual Stimuli and Questions."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Huaxi Xu, PhD, Burnham Institute. "Novel Genes and Pathways Involved in the Pathogenesis of Neurodegenerative Diseases." Gang Yu, PhD, and Weichun Lin, PhD, hosts.

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

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."

Parkland Colorectal Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Case presentations of Parkland colorectal patients, in order to develop multidisciplinary care plans and identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for these patients." Glen Balch, MD, moderator.

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.

Translational Science Forum

Anil Makam, MD "TBD." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.

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.

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.

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." Hak Choy, MD, moderator.

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (MSABC) is the largest network of breast cancer awareness events in the nation. Every breast cancer walk and event honors those who have battled breast cancer, raises awareness about how to reduce breast cancer risk, and raises money to help the American Cancer Society combat the disease with research, information, services, and access to mammograms for women who need them.

Out of the Darkness Walk

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education, and advocacy.

AIDS Arms LifeWalk

AIDS Arms, Inc. combats HIV/AIDS in the community by improving the lives and health of individuals living with AIDS and HIV and preventing its spread. They help those living with HIV and AIDS in the community, as well as those at risk for infection. They provide medical care, testing, prevention, research, outreach, education, and case management.

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.

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

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."

Parkland Colorectal Disease Oriented Team Meeting

"Case presentations of Parkland colorectal patients, in order to develop multidisciplinary care plans and identify clinical trials that would be appropriate for these patients." Glen Balch, MD, moderator.

Translational Science Forum

Michael Cripps, MD "TBD." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.

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.

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.

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.

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." Hak Choy, MD, moderator.

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.

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

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