Upcoming Events

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 "Low Versus High Transitional Oxygen Saturation Targets for Preterm Resuscitation in the Delivery Room." 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.

Hand Surgery Conference

Robert Bass, MD "Small Joint Injuries II (PIP jt).

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Prapti Patel, MD "Acute Leukemias of Ambiguous Lineage." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Christopher French, MD "TBD." Sarah Gualano, MD "TBD."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Sunitha John, MD "The Choosing Wisely Campaign: The AAHPM Recommendations."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Bradley A. Warady, MD, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. "Why Do They Do That?"

Surgical Grand Rounds

A. Marilyn Leitch, MD "Breast Cancer: At the Margin and Beyond."

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.

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Lavanya Parsons, MD "Cervical Cancer."

Global Health Grand Rounds

Mehari Gebreyohanns, MD "Telemedicine in Texas: Challenges and Capacities for Effectiveness in Low Resource Environments."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Anne E. Becker, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "The Media, Eating Disorders, and Globalization: What Can We Learn From Fiji?"

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.

University Lecture Series

Cori Bargmann, PhD, The Rockefeller University. "Using Fixed Circuits to Build Flexible Behaviors." Joseph Takahashi, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Harvey Kessler, DDS "Reactive Tumors."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Rodney Infante, MD "GI Pathology." Purva Gopal, MD, moderator. Jaime Almandoz, MD "Bariatric Nutrition." 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

David Khan, MD "Allergy and Immunology Cases for the Dermatologist." and "Patient Presentations." and "Clinical Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Erica M. Stringer, MD, University of Chicago. "From Bench to Bedside: The Role of Glucocorticoid Receptor Signaling in Triple Negative Breast and Serous Ovarian Carcinoma."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Suzie Chang, MD "Blepharoplasty and Forehead Lift."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Hubert O. Amrein, PhD, Texas A&M Health Science Center. "The Ever Expanding Role of Gustatory Receptors in Chemosensation." Dean P. Smith, MD, PhD, host.

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 "History of Medical Ethics."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Christy Boling Turer, MD "The Biggest Winner: Tools for Successful Weight Management in Primary Care."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Ira Boswell, DO, and Erika Gosai, MD "Journal Club - Pain and Spine."

Cancer Grand Rounds

Arthur E. Frankel, MD "Simmons Cancer Center Phase 1 Clinical Research Trials."

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.

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

Joyce Repa, PhD "Cholesterol, Cyclodextrins, and Hearing."

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

Jonathan Fairbanks "Clandestine Drug Laboratories: Methamphetamine."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Takaki Komiyama, PhD, University of California, San Diego. "Imaging Neural Ensembles in Mice During Learning." Todd Roberts, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Dennis Kao, MD "Small Joint Injuries III (CMC, MP jt)."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Kevin Klein, MD "ASA Presentations."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

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

Surgical Grand Rounds

Jayer Chung, MD Chronic Critical Limb Ischemia: "Predicting Outcomes."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Donald R. Cochran, MD "Ethics Lecture - Family Meetings: An Evidence-Based Update."

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.

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Ellen Wilson, MD "Pediatric and Adolescent GYN."

Clinical Neuroscience Lecture Series

Leonardo G. Cohen, MD, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. "Motor Learning in Neurorehabilitation."

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Steven McKnight, PhD "A Solid State Conceptualization of Information Transfer From Gene to Message to Protein in Eukaryotic Cells." Eric N. Olson, PhD, and Sean Morrison, PhD, hosts.

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.

University Lecture Series

Tania A. Baker, PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. "Unexpected Functions of the AAA+ Protein-Unfoldases." Sandra L. Schmid, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Rob Busch, DMD "Dental Implantology."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Deepak Agrawal, MD "Chronic Pancreatitis." Chenlu Tian, MD, Mariam Naveed, MD, and Christie Choi, MD "Pancreaticobiliary." Nisa Kubiliun, 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

"Combined Rheum-Derm Conference." and "Patient Presentations." and "Clinical Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Yihong Wan, PhD "miR-34a Suppresses Bone Metastasis of Cancers by Inhibiting Osteoclastogenesis and Tgif2."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

James Thornton, MD "Mohs Reconstruction and Local Flaps."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Jasper Rine, PhD, University of California, Berkeley. "Epigenetic Inheritance of Transcriptional States in Saccharomyces." Mark A. Lehrman, PhD, host.

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.

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Bill Cornwell, MD "TBD." Steve Marso, MD "TBD."

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

"Patient review." and "Case presentations."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Robert Dimeff, MD "Acute and On-Field Musculoskeletal Management."

Mr. & Mrs. I.G. Bromberg Visiting Professorship

Daniel F. Hayes, MD, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center. "Selection of Patients for Breast Cancer Adjuvant Chemotherapy: Can Biology Trump Anatomy?"

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

Angelique Louie, PhD, University of California, Davis. "Multimodal Molecular Imaging."

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."

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

Enas Kandil, 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.

Endocrine Grand Rounds

"Postpartum: A Window to Reset Maternal Diabetes Risk", Maria Ramos-Roman, MD

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.

Dallas-Fort Worth Vitiligo Support Group Walkathon

The Dallas-Fort Worth Vitiligo Support Group Walkathon will take place on October 18 at Bachman Lake in Dallas.

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."