Upcoming Events

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."

Cell Biology of Disease Seminar Series

Susan Iannaccone, MD "ASO and SMA." Sandra Schmid, PhD, host.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Carlos Paladini, PhD, UT San Antonio. "Integration of Synaptic Inputs in Midbrain Dopaminergic Neurons." Said Kourrich, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Bardia Amirlak, MD "Flexor Tendon Injuries."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Eric Rosero, MD "Anesthesia for Outpatient Laryngeal Procedures."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Dan Douer, MD "Critical Roles of Pegasparaginase in ALL Treatment and Management of Its Toxicities." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Ian Neeland, MD "TBD." Susan Matulevicius, MD "TBD."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Alan Dackiw, MD, PhD, and Sarah Oltmann, MD "Hyperparathyroidism: Historical Contemporary Perspectives."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Tamara McGregor, MD "Care of the Imminently Dying."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

George K. Siberry, MD, Johns Hopkins University. "Barrett Lecture - Pediatric HIV Infection: Past Successes, Current Challenges, Future Directions."

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

Marlene Corton, MD "Pelvic Anatomy."

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

Kenneth Poss, PhD, Duke University. "Natural Cardiac Repair Strategies." 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.

Translational Science Forum

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University Lecture Series

Marc Diamond, MD "Prion Mechanisms of Tau: a Unifying Model for Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases."

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Capt. David Bitonti (USN) "Combat Trauma."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Emre Turer, MD, and Omair Atiq, MD "IBD." Tasneem Ahmed, MD, moderator. Sravanya Gavini, MD "Visiting Professor." and "Department Photo."

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

Travis Vandergriff, MD "Vaccinations Relevant to Dermatology." and "Patient Presentations." and "Clinical Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Kathryn O'Donnell, PhD "Functional Annotation of Cancer Genomes Through Transposon Mutagenesis."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

James Smartt, MD "Mandibular Trauma."

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

Sam Wang, 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 "Case presentations."

Leonard L. Madison, M.D., Memorial Lecture

Philip E. Cryer, MD, Washington University School of Medicine. "The Barrier of Hypoglycemia in Diabetes."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Kavita Trivedi, DO "Spine Rehabilitation."

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

Suhny Abbara, MD "Cardiac Imaging CT and MR."

Endocrine Grand Rounds

"Glycemic Goals in Diabetes: Trade-Off Between Glycemic Control and Iatrogenic Hypoglycemia" Philip Cryer, MD

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases." Hak Choy, MD, moderator.

Zebra PHest 5K and PHun Walk

Zebra PHest 5K and PHun Walk benefiting The Pulmonary Hypertension Association, Saturday, October 25.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Liliana Nanez, MD "VA Medical Center Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Christopher Moeder, MD "Traumatic Arteriovenous Fistula."

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

Jen Liou, PhD "Control of PIP2 Homeostasis Through a Non-Nobel (Vesicular) Route."

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."

Microbiology Seminar Series

Sing Sing Way, MD, PhD, University of Cincinnati. "Immune Pathogenesis of Prenatal Infection." Neal Alto, PhD, sponsor.

Chemistry Seminar Series

Haitao "Mark" Ji, PhD, The University of Utah. "Hot Spot-Based Design of Selective Small-Molecule Inhibitors for B-Catenin/T-Cell Factor and B-Catenin/B-Cell Lymphoma 9 Interactions." Jef De Brabander, PhD, host.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Herbert M. Geller, PhD, National Institutes of Health. "The Sour Side of Sugars: Overcoming Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycans to Promote Axonal Regeneration in the CNS." Ann Stowe, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Ashley Ignatiuk, MD "Extensor Tendon Injuries."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

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

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Martin Dietrich, MD, PhD "PI3-Kinase Lymphoid Malignancy." 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."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Dulce Maria Cruz-Oliver, MD, Saint Louis University. "End of Life Care in Ethnically Diverse Populations: The Importance of the Family Caregiver."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Robert Bartlett, MD, University of Michigan. "Votteler Lecture - Extracorporeal Life Support (ECLS)."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Samir Babayev, MD "Mechanism of Hormone Action."

Translational Science Forum

Cristina Arriens, 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.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Myron S. Lazar, PhD, Dallas Psychoanalytic Center, and Carla S. Lazar, RN, CNS, Dallas Psychoanalytic Center. "Psychobiological Approach to Couples Therapy."

David L. Garbers Lectureship

Anthony Hunter, PhD, Salk Institute for Biological Studies. "Regulation of Cell Signaling by Post-Translational Modification of Proteins." David J. Mangelsdorf, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

B.J. Costello, DMD, MD "Advances in CMF Surgery."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Michael Kelso, MD "Liver Pathology." Lan Peng, MD, moderator. and "AASLD Poster Session." John Cluley, 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.

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Amit Pandya, MD "Vitiligo: Recent Advances." and "Patient Review."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Hao Zhu, MD "Organ Regeneration and Its Impact on Cancer Formation."

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 "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: October case presentations."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Susan Hedayati, MD "Utility of Traditional Cardiac Biomarkers in Patients With CKD."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Ugis Gruntmanis, MD "HiROC."

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.

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.

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases." Hak Choy, MD, moderator.

Endocrine Grand Rounds

"TBA" Brandon Perry, M.D., Vanderbilt University

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."

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

Una Makris, 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.

Cancer Center Grand Rounds

Ralph R. Weichselbaum, MD, University of Chicago Medicine. "Cell Autonomous and Host Immune Responses Mediate Tumor Responses to Ionizing Radiation."

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." Puneeth Iyengar, MD, PhD, moderator.

Endocrine Grand Rounds

Diabetes Care in the Hospital Setting ? ?Big Brother? is here to stay, Garry Tobin, M.D.

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."

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

Kevin Courtney, MD, PhD "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.

Radiation Oncology Residency Program Visiting Professor Lecture

Simon Powell, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering. "Specialty - Breast."

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases." Puneeth Iyengar, MD, PhD, moderator.

Endocrine Grand Rounds

"Effect of Maternal Obesity on Fetal Growth and Metabolic Health" Patrick Catalano, M.D.

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."

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

Ammena Isa "TBD." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.