Upcoming Events

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

J. Gregory Modrall, MD "Journal Club."

Green Center for Systems Biology Seminar

Orit Peleg, PhD, Harvard University. "Systems Biophysics of Protein-Protein Interactions." Rama Ranganathan, MD, PhD, host.

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

Roberto Malinow, MD, PhD, University of California, San Diego. "Synaptic Mechanisms in Health and Disease." Ege Kavalali, 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 Conference

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

Toxicology Grand Rounds

Sheriff T. Michael O'Connor. "Glocal' Effects on Texans."

Hand Surgery Conference

Robert Bass, MD "Wrist Arthroscopy."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Faisal Adhami, MD, PhD "IVC Filters: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Jainy Savla, MD "TBD." Alpesh Amin, 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."

The Malcolm Perry, MD Lectureship in Surgery

Julie Freischlag, MD, University of California Davis School of Medicine. "Clinical and Personal Comparative Effectiveness."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Namirah Jamshed, MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine. "Evidence Based Medicine in the Care of the Older Patients With Hip Fractures."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Tanya Watt, MD "Neuroblastoma - Improvements in Diagnosis and Treatment."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Morbidity and Mortality."

Green Center for Systems Biology Seminar

Luciano Marraffini, PhD, The Rockefeller University. "CRISPR-Cas, The Prokaryotic Adaptive Immune System." Rama Ranganathan, MD, PhD, host.

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Kimberly Kho, MD "Hysteroscopy."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Kimberly Huber, PhD "Mechanisms of Synapse and Circuit Dysfunction in Fragile X Syndrome: Implications for Treatment and Biomarker Development."

Global Health Grand Rounds

Abier Abdelnaby, MD "Refugee Status: A Comprehensive Look at This Painful Existence."

"Metabolomics and Disease" Seminar Series

"TBD." Biomedical Research Bldg. (NL) 12.125.

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.

Gene Regulation and Genomics Seminar Series

Patrick Cramer, PhD, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry. "Towards Molecular Systems Biology of Genome Transcription." Xin Liu, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Harvey Kessler, DDS "Oral Cancer."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

Romaine Johnson, MD "TBD."

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

Heidi Jacobe, MD "Morphea: Update on Pathogenesis, Evaluation and Treatment." and "Patient Presentations." and "Clinical Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Supriya Saha, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston. "From Model Systems to Novel Therapeutics: Understanding IDH Mutant Cholangiocarcinoma."

Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Joseph Wood, MD, JD, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale. "Everything You Wanted to Know About EM Contracts But Were Afraid to Ask."

Biochemistry Seminar Series

Ronald Breaker, PhD "A Roadmap to Success in Photopharmacology."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

David R. Sherwood, PhD, Duke University. "Cell Invasive Behavior and Ectopic Stem-Cell Niche Formation: Unexpected Insights From C. Elegans." Rolf Brekken, 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."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Sean Anderson, DO "Senior Capstone Grand Rounds - Are Physiatrists Being Utilized to Their Full Potential as Consultants? Analysis of Two Years of Consults."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Joseph Garcia, PhD, MD "A Novel Treatment of Anemia? Check the Kitchen Pantry!"

Cancer Grand Rounds

Colin S. Duckett, PhD, University of Michigan Medical School. "IAP Proteins in Immunodeficiency and Cancer."

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."

Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer

A patient-directed self-help organization dedicated to raising awareness and meeting the needs of Oral and Head and Neck Cancer Patients

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Jacob Opfer, MD "Reperfusion Injury." Epameinodas Dogeas, MD "Evaluation/Management of Raynaud's."

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

Kenneth A. Stapleford, PhD, Institut Pasteur. "Arbovirus Evolution in Vivo: Adaptation, Transmission, and Pathogenesis." Michael Norgard, PhD, sponsor.

Radiation Oncology Seminar Series

M. Kerry O'Banion, PhD, University of Rochester School of and Dentistry. "Late Radiation CNS Effects and Neurodegeneration."

Ethics Grand Rounds

Robert Steinbrook, MD, Yale School of Medicine. "Ethical Implications of Public Disclosure of Medicare Payments to Individual Physicians."

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

F. Kent Hamra, PhD "Spermatogonial Proliferation and Differentiation In Vitro." Mala Mahendroo, PhD, host.

Neurology and Neurotherapeutics Special Seminar

Michael Greicius, MD, Stanford University. "Sex and the Single APOE4 Allele: Elucidating Differential Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's Disease in Women and Men." Mark Goldberg, MD, host.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Craig Montell, PhD, University of California, Santa Barbara. "Decoding the Receptors and Ion Channels Controlling Drosophila Behavior."

Hand Surgery Conference

Jennifer Kargel, MD "Kienbock's and Preiser's Disease."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Warren Lee Holleman, MD, UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. "Duffy Lecture: Physician Burnout."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Gregory Aubert, MD "TBD." Aslan Turer, MD "TBD."

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

Bellal Joseph, MD, University of Arizona Medical Center. "Frailty in Emergency and Trauma Surgery."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Benjamin Lee, MD "Family Centered Rounds: Shifting the Focus of Medical Rounds."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Brian Williams, MD "Palliative Medicine Utilization in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit: Concurrent Care is Quality Care."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Morbidity and Mortality."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Samir Babayev, MD "Psychological/Sexual Implications of Reproductive Disease."

Translational Science Forum

Apurva Yeluru, BS "Correlation of Biomarkers With Histopathologic Severity of Alcoholic Hepatiti." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

William Greenberg, MD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston. "The History and Impact of Resident Duty Hour Restrictions: What Can We Learn?"

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Hesham Sadek, MD, PhD "The Price of Energy: Oxidative Metabolism Mediates Cardiomyocyte Cell Cycle Arrest." 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.

University Lecture Series

James P. Allison, PhD, UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. "Targeting Immune Checkpoints in Cancer Therapy: New Insights and Opportunities."

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Aya Sakamoto, DDS, PhD "Complex Odontogenic Infection."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Zeeshan Ramzan, MD "Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors." Jayaprakash Sreenarasimhaiah, MD "EUS 101." Jay Horton, MD "Faculty Meeting."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Journal Club."

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 Gordon, MD "Investigating Veregen 15% Ointment Treatment for Non-Facial Verrucae in Pediatric Patients: A Pilot Study." and "Patient Presentations." and "Clinical Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Ennio Tasciotti, PhD, Houston Methodist Research Institute. "Biomimetic Strategies to Target and Tame Inflammation."

Biophysics Seminar Series

Jonathon Howard, PhD, Yale University. "TBD." Luke Rice, 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.

Radiology/AIRC Research Grand Rounds

Robert Lenkinski, PhD "Multi-Spectral CT: Basic Principles and Research Opportunities."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Bardia Amirlak, MD "Breast Reconstruction for Benign Disease."

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.

Robert L. Johnson, Jr., M.D. Visiting Professor

Zea Borok, MD, University of Southern California. "New Paradigms in the Pathogenesis of Idiopathic Pulmonary 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.

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases."

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 "Clements UH Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Gene Regulation and Genomics Seminar Series

Yang Shi, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "Histone Methylation Dynamics, Recognition and Link to Human Disease." Jiang Wui, PhD, host.

Coagulation Conference

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

Human Genetics Lecture Series

Ashleigh E. Schaffer, PhD, University of California, San Diego. "Identifying and Understanding Neurological Disease Mechanisms."

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

Kylie J. Walters, PhD, National Cancer Institute. "Riding the Ubiquitin Ticket." 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

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

Microbiology Seminar Series

Karen Ottemann, PhD, University of California, Santa Cruz. "Connections Between Bacterial Chemotaxis and Pathogenesis in the Ulcer-Causing Pathogen Helicobacter Pylori." David Hendrixson, PhD, sponsor.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Steve McKnight, PhD "Discovery, Optimization and Mechanistic Characterization of a Neuroprotective Chemical."

Hand Surgery Conference

Douglas Sammer, MD "PRC, Wrist Fusion, Denervation."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

John Pennant, MD "Journal Club."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

"ACC Sessions Update."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Santosh Saraf, MD, University of Illinois. "Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Using the Alemtuzumab/TBI Regimen for Adults With Sickle Cell Disease." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Amit A. Shah, MD, Mayo Clinic. "Updates on Immunizations for Older Adults."

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."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Francisco G. Cigarroa, MD, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio. "From Southwestern Medical Student to Chancellor of the University of Texas System."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Morbidity and Mortality."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Matthew Carlson, MD "Hormonal Treatment of Endometrial Cancer, Past, Present, Future."

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."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Richard C. Robinson, PhD "Understanding the Nature of Pain: Implications for Effective Interdisciplinary Treatment."

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

Judith Frydman, PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine. "Molecular Origami: Cellular Protein Folding and Misfolding in Health and Disease." Philip J. Thomas, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Ronald Caloss, DDS, MD "Virtual Planning in Orthognathic Surgery."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Khuram Mazar, MD "Liver and Nutrition." Jeffrey Browning, MD "TBD." 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.

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Tae Hoon Kim, PhD, UT Dallas. "Transcription Elongation Control in Breast Cancers."

Biochemistry Seminar Series

Dirk Trauner, PhD "Evolution of Abscisic Metabolism and Emergence of Biased Ligands in Plant Phytohormone."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Fritz Barton, MD "Breast Augmentation."

Radiology Clinical Grand Rounds

Nicole Hindman, MD, New York University Medical Center. "Radiology in the Surgical Paradigm: Current Management Controversies in General Surgery/Role of the Radiologist."

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Aaron Turkewitz, PhD, University of Chicago. "Organization and Evolution of Endo/Exocytosis in Tetrahymena." Michael L. Reese, 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."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Michael F. Holick, PhD, MD, Boston University School of Medicine. "The D-Lightful Vitamin D for Health."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Ira Boswell, DO "Senior Capstone Grand Rounds - Onabotulinumtoxin A in the Treatment and Prevention of Ankle Plantar Contractures."

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."

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

Andrew Unzeitig, MD "VA Medical Center Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Daniel Robbins, MD "Spontaneous Carotid Artery Dissection."

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

James Stull, PhD "Myosin Phosphorylation in Muscle: Overturning Dogma."

Kidney Cancer Research Conference

"Review project presentations and group discussions." 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

"Toxicology Core Content Review and Questions, Visual Stimuli and Questions."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Jonathan Lipton, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "Mechanisms of Circadian Translation." Peter Tsai, MD, PhD, host.

Hand Surgery Conference

Ashley Ignatiuk, MD "Carpal Instability Acute/Chronic."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Benjamin Atchie, MD "Endovascular Therapy for Ischemic Stroke: Are We Ready?"

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Grand Rounds

Phil Greenland, MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. "TBD."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Jo Ann Carson, PhD, RD "Options for Tackling Malnutrition in the Frail Elderly."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Joseph T. Flynn, MD, University of Washington. "Marks Lecture: The Changing Face of Pediatric Hypertension in the Era of the Childhood Obesity Epidemic."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Jennifer Rabaglia, MD "Metrics Matter: What Every Surgeon Should Know About Pay for Performance."

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

Stephanie Chang, MD "Ectopic Pregnancy."

Translational Science Forum

Bhavani Gannavarapu, BS "Developing a Predictive Model for Cancer Cachexia." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Osman M. Ali, MD "Using the DSM-5 Cultural Formulation With Muslims."

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.

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Valentina Greco, PhD, Yale University. "Uncovering Cellular and Signaling Mechanisms of Skin Regeneration and Cancer by Live Imaging." Eric N. Olson, PhD, and Sean Morrison, PhD, hosts.

University Lecture Series

Jennifer A. Doudna, PhD, University of California, Berkeley. "The Biology of CRISPRs: From Genome Defense to Genome Engineering." Nicholas Conrad, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

"Service Wide Anesthesia Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

"Children's Medical Center Pediatric Trauma Grand Rounds."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Kayci Huff-Hardy, MD "Liver Pathology." Lan Peng, MD, moderator. Nishant Patel, MD, Kunjali Padhya, MD, and William Rengifo-Cam, MD "Pancreaticobiliary." Jayprakash Sreenarasimhaiah, 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 O. Ayoade, MD, PhD "Investigating the Role of the DAF-12 Receptor in Hookworm Infections Using N. brasiliensis as a Model." Jake Turrentine, MD "Blood DC-HIL is a Biomarker and Potential Treatment Target of Early Stage Melanoma." and "Patient Review."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Karine Pozo, PhD "Identification and Targeting of Signaling Pathways Underlying Medullary Thyroid Cancer Using a Novel Animal Model."

Pharmacology and Cancer Cell Networks Program Seminar

Dafna Bar-Sagi, PhD, New York University Langone Medical Center. "Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: Therapeutic Targets in Cancer Cell Origins, Processes and Stromal Interactions." Thomas M. Wilkie, PhD, host.

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: March case presentations."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

James (Brad) Cutrell, MD "Rethinking Contact Isolation for Multidrug-Resistant Organisms."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Devin Smith "Senior Capstone Grand Rounds - Advances in Understanding and Treatment of Pathological Adiposity."

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

Richard Hoppe, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine. "Lymphoma."

Thoracic Oncology Tumor Board Conference

"Review of thoracic cancer cases."

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference

"Vascular Jeopardy."

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

Charles Glabe, PhD, University of California, Irvine. "Conformational Diversity of Amyloid in Alzheimer's Disease." Joachim Herz, MD, 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."

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

Sean J. Morrison, PhD "The Regulation of Stem Cell Renewal." Patricia Jimenez, MD, and W. Lee Kraus, PhD, hosts.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Steven McCarroll, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "TBD." Carol Tamminga, MD, host.