Upcoming Events

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."

Halloween Bake Sale

Halloween Treats Sale

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

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

Genevieve Konopka, PhD "Genomics of Brain Evolution: Linking Language, Cognition, Neuronal Function, and Autism." Ryan Potts, 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

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

Toxicology Grand Rounds

Irina Gasanova, MD, PhD "Lipid Emulsion Treatment of Local Anesthetic Toxicity."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Tom Insel, PhD, National Institute of Mental Health. "The Decade of the BRAIN." Lisa Monteggia, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Timothy Schacherer, MD "Small Joint Injuries IV (Thumb)."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Tony Urey, MD "TBD." James Daniels, MD "TBD."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

George Buchanan, MD "The New NIH Guidelines for Management of Sickle Cell Disease." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Surgical Grand Rounds

Glen Balch, MD Peritoneal Carcinomatosis: "Peek and Shriek" and "Shake and Bake."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Phillip P. Smith, MD, University of Connecticut School of Medicine. "Bladder Activity - What Does It Mean for Your Patient?"

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Patricia Jones, PhD, and Garrett Gotway, MD, PhD "A Classic Inborn Error of Metabolism Presentation."

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

Lesley Conrad, MD "Adnexal Masses."

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

Haim Weinberg, PhD, Professional School of Psychology, Sacramento, CA. "The Paradox of Internet Groups Alone in the Presence of Virtual Others."

Global Health Grand Rounds

Pan Garner, PhD, Southern Methodist University. "Human Organ Trafficking: Global Concern and Policy Proposals."

University Lecture Series

Jason G. Cyster, PhD, University of California, San Francisco. "25-Hydroxycholesterols in Innate and Adaptive Immunity." David W. Russell, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

John Wright, DDS "Principles of Differential Diagnosis."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Robert Rege, MD "Gallbladder Stones, Polyps and Surgery." Neha Patel, MD "Gastric Motility - Dumping and Gastroparesis." Jay Horton, MD "Faculty 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.

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Shadmehr Demehri, MD, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. "Allergic Contact Dermatitis, a Balance Between Tumor-Suppressing and Tumor-Promoting Immune Environments." and "Patient Presentations." and "Clinical Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Amit K. Verman, MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY. "Therapeutic Targeting of Myelodysplastic Syndromes."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Ege T. Kavalali, PhD "The Mechanisms and Functions of Spontaneous Neurotransmitter Release." Dean P. Smith, MD, PhD, host.

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

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

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Christopher Derderian, MD "ZMC, Orbital Floor and Mid-Face Fractures."

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."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Trixy Syu, DO, and Steven Walton, DO "Journal Club - Gait and Kinesiology."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Ishak Mansi, MD "Statins Adverse Events in Primary Prevention: Between Randomized Trials and Observational Studies."

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.

Purple Stride DFW

Registration Opens: 8:00 a.m. Opening Ceremonies: 9:00 a.m. Run/Walk Begins: 9:30 a.m. Klyde Warren Park 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway Dallas, Texas 75201

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Allyson Cook, MD "Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms." Ryan Meehan, MD "Vascular Grafts."

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.

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."

Microbiology Seminar Series

Mary K. Estes, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine. "Human Intestinal Enteroids: Translating Stem Cell Biology to Understand Human Enteric Microbial Pathogenesis."

Leading Edge of Cell Biology Seminar Series

David Pellman, MD, Harvard Medical School. "Chromothripsis and Other Complex Chromosomal Rearrangements From an Error in Mitosis." John Abrams, PhD, host.

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

Andrea Gore, PhD, UT Austin. "Are Environmental Endocrine Disruptors Impairing Reproduction, Brain, and Behavior?" Carole Mendelson, PhD, host.

The Daniel W. Foster, M.D. Visiting Lectureship in Medical Ethics

Tom L. Beachamp, PhD, Georgetown University. "Why We Needed the System of Research Ethics We Have and How It Needs to Change."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Alexander Sobolevsky, PhD, Columbia University. "Structural and Functional Studies of Ionotropic Glutamate Receptors." Ryan Hibbs, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Bardia Amirlak, MD "Basilar Arthritis, I and II."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Grand Rounds

David Johnson, MD "Healthcare 2.0."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

"Neoplastic Hematopathology Review." 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

Janet Shanedling, PhD, University of Minnesota. "Interprofessional Practice and Education: Models and Sustainability."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Collin Goto, MD "Spice, Molly, N-Bomb... What Are The Kids Doing Now? Emerging Trends in Drug Abuse."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Robert Udelsman, MD, Yale University School of Medicine. "Seybold Lecture - Surgery for Primary Hyperparathyroidism."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Barbara Hoffman, MD "Non-Surgical Management of Fibroids."

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

Joel Yager, MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine. "Eating Disorders: An Update."

Translational Science Forum

Kevin Courtney, MD, PhD "TBD." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.

The Fouad A. and Val Imm Bashour Distinguished Lectureship in Physiology

David Julius, PhD, University of California, San Francisco. "Ion Channels of the Pain Pathway: Connecting Physiology to Atomic Structure." James T. Stull, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Rick Finn, DDS "The AASM - Perspectives on OSA for Surgeons."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Nishant Patel, MD "Pancreatic Cysts." Muhammad Ali, MD, Omair Atiq, MD, and Vance Brooks, MD "Motility." Stuart Spechler, 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

"Research and Clinical Interests in the Department of Dermatology." and "Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Jeffrey Tyner, PhD, Oregon Health & Sciences University. "Functional Genomics for Identification of Novel Diagnostic and Therapeutic Targets in Hematologic Malignancies."

Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Kenji Inaba, MD, University of Southern California. "A Practical Approach to Penetrating Extremity Trauma."

Biophysics Seminar Series

Wah Chiu, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine. "TBD." Zbyszek Otwinowski, PhD, host.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

James Thornton, MD "Cheek and Scalp Reconstruction."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Fanxin Long, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. "Targeting Cellular Metabolism for Bone Anabolism." Yihong Wan, PhD, host.

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

Patricio Polanco, 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."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Lance Terada, MD "Epigenetics in Medicine: The Rise and Fall of Lamarckian Thought."

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.

Multidisciplinary Thyroid Cancer Case Conference

"Discussion of issues related to diagnosis, surveillance and treatment of patients with thyroid cancer." Ildiko Lingvay, MD, and Shelby Holt, MD, moderators.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Iden Andacheh, MD "Parkland Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Liliana Nanez, MD "St. Paul UH Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Coagulation Conference

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

Gene Regulation and Genomics Seminar Series

Stephen T. Smale, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles. "Molecular Mechanisms Regulating Stimulus-Induced Transcriptional Cascades." Ezra Burstein, 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.

Physiology Seminar Series

Jiang Wu, PhD "Epigenetic Regulation of Sonic Hedgehog Signaling During Development and in Cancer."

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

Kimberly Reynolds, PhD "Using Evolutionary Statistics to Map Interactions in Bacterial Genomes." Nicholas Conrad, PhD, sponsor.

Leading Edge of Cell Biology Seminar Series

Philip Shaul, MD "Estrogen Receptor Biology 2014: Not Your Mother's Steroid Hormone Replacement." Peter Michaely, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Douglas Sammer, MD "Silastic MP Arthroplasty."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Girish Joshi, MD "OSA/Obesity."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Jorge Cortez, MD "New Therapies for Acute Myeloid Leukemia." 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

Kevin Gray, MD "Dr. Parkinson's Omission."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Graham Emslie, MD "Updates in the Treatment of Early-Onset Depression."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Alexandra Webb, MD "TBD."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

William Griffith, MD "Colposcopy."

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

Nancy Puzziferri, MD "Revealing the Mechanisms of Obesity With Functional MRI."

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Jay Schneider, M.D., Ph.D. "Regenerative Science and Medicine: Giving Substance to Hope and Balance to Hype." Eric N. Olson, Ph.D., and Sean Morrison, Ph.D., hosts.

Henry W. Winans, Sr., M.D., Visiting Professorship

David B. Hellman, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. "Knowing the Patient as a Person is Key to Being an Excellent Physician."

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."

Translational Science Forum

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

University Lecture Series

Margaret Phillips, PhD "Developing a New Drug for Malaria: From Concept to Bedside." Kim Orth, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Ryan Mirchel, DDS, MD "Connective Tissue Grafting for Dental Implants." Richard Hompesch, DDS, MD "Technique and Complications of Osseous Genioplasty." Derek Miller, DDS, MD "The Diagnosis and Management of Zygomatic Arch Fractures."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Shannan Tujios, MD "Hepatorenal Hepatopulmonary Syndromes." Tasneem Ahmed, MD "IBD and Pregnancy." Marlyn 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.

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Eunice Del Rosario, MD "Oral Tranexamic Acid for the Treatment of Melasma." Andrew P. Word, MD "TBD." and "Virtual Patient Viewing and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Chris Hensley "Perfusion Correlated Heterogeneity in NSCLC Patient Tumor Glucose Metabolism."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Nicholas Haddock, MD "Ear Reconstruction."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Thomas Kodadek, PhD, The Scripps Research Institute, Florida. "Rethinking High-Throughput Screening: The Quest for Faster and Cheaper Ways to Identify Bioactive Molecules." Cheng-Ming Chiang, PhD, host.

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.

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

"Patient review." and "Case presentations." George Beauchamp, MD "Informed Consent."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Thiru Annaswamy, MD "Shoulder Biomechanics and Throwing Injuries."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Lisa Casey, MD "Is Wheat the Enemy? Celiac Disease and the Gluten Free Era."

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

Avneesh Chhabra, MD "3D and Functional MSK MR Imaging of Joints, Nerves and Tumors."

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

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

Endocrine Grand Rounds

"Manopause vs Andropause vs ADAM" Ugis Gruntmanis, M.D.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Andrew Unzeitig, MD "VA Medical Center Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Caitlin Hester, MD "Arterial Bypass Graft Surveillance."

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."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Oren Guttman, MD "Silly Rabbit, Tricks Are for Kids - Or Are They? Cognitive Errors in Anesthesiology."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Jennie Law, MD "Thrombotic Microangiopathy in the Bone Marrow Transplant Patient." 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."

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.