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

"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.

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

Matthew Porembka, 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." 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."

Microbiology Seminar Series

James Collins, PhD "It's No Fluke! Using Planarians to Guide Our Understanding of Parasitic Schistosomes." Nicholas Conrad, PhD, sponsor.

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.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Daniel Robbins, MD "The Role of IVC Filters." Tracy Geoffrion, MD "Popliteal Artery Aneurysms."

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

Hui Zheng, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine. "Amyloid Precursor Protein and Alzheimer's Disease." Ilya Bezprozvanny, 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

Jessica Moreland, MD "Neutrophil Priming by TLR Agonists: Role of Common Polymorphisms." Nicholas Conrad, PhD, sponsor.

Radiation Oncology Seminar Series

Charles Limoli, PhD, University of California, Irvine. "CNS Dysfunction Caused by Cancer Therapy: Causes, Consequences and Stem Cell Based Remedies."

Leading Edge of Cell Biology Seminar Series

Xiaowei Zhuang, PhD, Harvard University. "Illuminating Biology at the Nanoscale With Super-Resolution Imaging." Wen-Hong Li, PhD, host.

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

Kendall Nettles, PhD, The Scripps Research Institute. "Predicting Phenotypes for Estrogen Receptor Ligands." Xin Liu, PhD, host.

Ethics Grand Rounds

John M. Hoberman, PhD, UT Austin. "Recognizing Racially Motivated Diagnosis and Treatment."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Laura Colgin, PhD, UT Austin. "Distinct Roles of Slow and Fast Gamma Oscillations in the Hippocampal Network." Amelia Eisch, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Christine Ho, MD "Pediatric Fracture Management."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Bao Dao, MD "Management of Acute and Chronic GVHD." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Nitin Kulkarni, MD "TBD." Tom Andrews, MD "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."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Vinai Modem, MD "AKI - A Renal Perspective of Critical Illness."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Joseph Minei, MD "Optimizing the Inclusive Trauma System."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Lynne M. Kirk, MD "Geriatrics and the Next GME Accreditation System (NAS)."

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

David Owens, MD "AUB."

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.

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

Enas Kandil, MD "TBD." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Patty Simon, DDS "Growth Modification in Orthodontics."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Geri Brown, MD "HCV in the Current Era of Therapy." Ivo Ditah, MD "Visiting Professor." 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

Venuprasad K. Poojary, PhD, Baylor Institute for Immunology Research. "Ubiquitin-Mediated Regulation of Inflammation and Cancer."

Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Steve Stack, MD, FACEP, President Eelct of American Medical Associaiton. "Drug Abuse, Prevention, and the Case for Physician Engagement."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Shai Rozen, MD "Reconstruction of the Scalp and Forehead."

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

Aeisha Rivers, 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."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Thiru Annaswamy, MD "Lumbar Spinal Stenosis."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Darren K. McGuire, MD "Regulation of Drugs That Regulate Glucose: CV Assessment of Drugs for Type 2 Diabetes."

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.

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

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

Gene Regulation and Genomics Seminar Series

Victor Corces, PhD, Emory University. "Transcription and the Three-Dimensional Organization of the Genome." Jenny Hsieh, PhD, and Elisabeth Martinez, PhD, hosts.

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

Dejian Ren, PhD, University of Pennsylvania. "Counting Nutrients: ATP-Sensitive mTOR-Associated Ion Channels on Lysosomes." Youxing Jiang, 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."

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

"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.

Translational Science Forum

Oanh Nguyen, 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.

Cardiology Clinical Conference

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