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

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

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

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

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

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

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

** Conference Cancelled - Thanksgiving Holiday **

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.

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

Yihong Wan, PhD "Novel Signaling Pathways in Osteoporosis and Cancer Bone Metastasis." Jen Liou, 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."

Green Center for Systems Biology Seminar

Greg Wildenberg, PhD, Harvard University. "Evolving a Circadian Oscillator in Budding Yeast: A Model for Evolutionary Novelties."

Microbiology Seminar Series

Stephanie Karst, PhD, University of Florida. "Norovirus Interactions with B Cells and Bugs."

Toxicology Grand Rounds

Steven Phillips, PhD "Multiple Chemical Sensitivity. "

Hand Surgery Conference

Ashley Ignatiuk, MD "Compartment Syndrome."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Hurst Hall, MD, David Pham, MD, Tony Urey, MD, and Min Xie, MD "AHA Updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Weina Chen, MD, PhD "Update on Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma and Its Mimics." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Heather Nemec, LCSW. "Caring for the "Other" Patient: Minimizing Caregiver Burnout."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Bridget Stuart, MD, PhD "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

Bruce Carr, MD "Amenorrhea."

Global Health Grand Rounds

Sushma Sharma, PhD, DFWHC Foundation. "Diabetes and Obesity: A Global Health Challenge."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Mary E. Camp, MD "Reflective Practice in Medical Education: What Inspires and Bothers Students About Geriatrics?"

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.

The Dr. Michael Bennett Lecture in Immunopathology

Harvey Cantor, MD, Harvard Medical School. "Regulatory T-Cells: Targets of Opportunity." James S. Malter, MD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

John Wright, DDS "Principles of Differential Diagnosis."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Nicole Rich, MD "GI Pathology." Purva Gopal, MD, moderator. Jay Luther, MD "TBD." 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

H. Jill Feetham, MD "Skin Care and Sunscreen: How Do We Educate Our Patients?" Roselynn H. Nguyen, MD "Validation of Three-Dimensional Photography for the Volumetric Assessment of Infantile Hemangiomas." and "Patient Presentations." and "Clinical Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Kevin J. Cheung, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. "Follow the Leader: Mechanism for Collective Cancer Invasion and Multiclonal Metasis."

Biochemistry Seminar Series

Kevan M. Shokat, PhD, University of California, San Francisco. "Chemical Strategies for Treating Cancer and Neurodegeneration in an Allele Specific Manner: K-Ras G12C & PINK1." Joseph Ready, PhD, host.

Pharmacology Seminar Series and Cancer Center Cell Networks Program Seminar

Clifford Tabin, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "Development and Evolution of Vertebrae Morphology." Yihong Wan, PhD, host.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Suzie Chang, MD "Eyelid Reconstruction."

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

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

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

"Quality Assurance: November case presentations."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Kevin Courtney, MD, PhD "Metastatic Prostate Cancer: Current and Emerging Therapies."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Benjamin Nguyen, MD "Update on Botulinum Use in Focal Spasticity."

Cancer Center Grand Rounds

Mary Armanios, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. "The Telomere Syndromes: A Paradigm for Molecular Medicine."

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.

Endocrine Grand Rounds

"The Syndrome of Growth Hormone Deficiency in Adults: Contemporary Diagnosis and Treatment" Atil Kargi, M.D., University of Miami

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases."

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Hannah Flory, MD "Post-Thrombotic Syndrome, Basic Science and Outcomes." Allison Unzeitig-Baron, MD "Inflammatory AAAs."

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

John F. Engelhardt, PhD, University of Iowa. "Mechanisms of CFTR-Dependent Infection and Inflammation in the Ferret Lung." Phil Thomas, PhD, host.

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

John MacMicking, PhD, Yale University. "IFN-Inducible GTPases in Mammalian Host Defense." John Schoggins, PhD, sponsor.

Radiation Oncology Seminar Series

Chang-Lung Lee, Ph.D., Duke University School of Medicine. "The Tumor Suppressor p53 Acts During Total Body Irradiation to Promote Lymphoma Development."

Ethics Grand Rounds

Hilde Lindemann, PhD, Michigan State University. "Struggling to Catch Up: Families, Identities, and Narrative Care."

Chemistry Seminar Series

Derek Tan, PhD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. "Diversity and Design: New Chemical Probes for Biology and Medicine." Chuo Chen, PhD, host.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Paul Worley, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. "Emerging Concepts of Plasticity From Studies of Immediate Early Genes." Kimberly Huber, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Jonathan Cheng, MD "Nerve Physiology and Interpretation of EMG."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Alan Farrow-Gillespie, MD "Ethical Issues in Organ Donation After Cardiac Death in Children."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Grand Rounds

James Aaron Grantham, MD, University of Missouri-Kansas City. "The Future of Interventional Cardiology Isn't Simple... It's Complex."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

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

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Una Makris, MD "Management of Osteoarthritis in the Older Adult."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Jesse David Roberts Jr., MD, Harvard Medical School. "Preserving Newborn Lung Development in the ICU - An Urgent Goal Driven by Long Term Consequences."

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

Debra Richardson, MD "Epithelial Ovarian Cancer."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Lee Spencer, MD, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. "Residential Treatment for Addictions - Is What It's All Cracked Up to Be?"

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Chun-Li Zhang, PhD "On-Demand Neurons for Degeneration and 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.

T2R2 Translational Research Series

Richard Kolesnick, M.D., Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. "TBD."

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

"Service Wide Evaluations Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Luke Engelking, MD "Occult GI Bleeding." Rhonda Souza, MD "The Progression of GERD to Cancer." Abrar Ahmed, 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

Katherine A. Gordon, MD "Investigating Veregen 15% Ointment Treatment for Non-Facial Verrucae in Pediatric Patients: A Pilot Study." Patrick H. McDonough, MD "Effect of an Informational Video on Preoperative Anxiety in Patients Undergoing Mohs Micrographic Surgery." and "Patient Presentations." and "Clinical Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Mary Topalovski "Fibulin-5 Supports Pancreatic Tumor Growth Through Inhibition of Integrin-Induced ROS Production."

Biophysics Seminar Series

Greg Voth, PhD, University of Chicago. "TBD." Nick Grishin, PhD, host.

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.

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Shai Rozen, MD "Approach to the Patient With Facial Palsy."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

James R. Woodgett, PhD, University of Toronto. "Teasing Out the Role of GSK-3 in Cellular Functions - Is This Why Most Drugs Fail?" Melanie H. Cobb, PhD, host.

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

Glen Balch, 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

Ramona Rhodes, MD "Feeding Tube Use in Persons With Advanced Dementia."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Sean Anderson, DO, and Umu-Kulthum Al-Maawy, DO "Journal Club - Therapeutic Exercise."

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

Charles Thomas, MD, Oregon Health & Science University. "GI/Thorax."

Endocrine Grand Rounds

"TBD" Joel Finkelstein, M.D., Harvard Medical School

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases."

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.

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

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

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

Wei Xu, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison. "Advancing Estrogen Receptors and Cofactors to Personalize Breast Cancer Management." Xiaoying Bai, MD, PhD, and W. Lee Kraus, PhD, hosts.

Hand Surgery Conference

Jonathan Cheng, MD "Nerve Repair and Brachial Plexus."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

"ABA Core Curriculum." Jesse Stewart, MD, moderator.

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

David Lofthus, MD, and Sandeep Das, MD "Quality/Safety/Outcomes Conference."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Phat Le, MD "The Role of the Complement System in Thrombosis." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Ji Won Yoo, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. "Hospital Outcome of Older Adults With Acute Medical Illness."

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

Cherine Hamid, MD "Surgical Tips and Tricks."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Lindsey Pershern, MD, and Kathleen Trello-Rishel, MD "Learning Psychiatry in Teams; The Development, Implementation and Assessment of Team Based Learning in Medical Student Education at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center."

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."

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

Evan E. Eichler, PhD, University of Washington. "Autism: New Mutations, Genes, and Pathways." Helen H. Hobbs, MD, host.

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.

T2R2 Translational Research Series

Ge Wang, PhD, The Biomedical Imaging Center at Renselaer Polytechnic Institute. "TBD."

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."