Upcoming Events

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

A. Marilyn Leitch, MD "Case presentations of breast cancer patients with multidisciplinary input; includes Pathology and Radiology visual presentations."

Tuesday AM HIV Lecture Series

Mamta Jain, MD "Hepatitis B and HIV Co-Infection."

Toxicology Conference

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

Microbiology Seminar Series

Justin Sonnenburg, PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine. "Deconstructing, Engineering, and Rewilding the Intestinal Microbiota."

Global Health Grand Rounds

Carol Bristol-Maokane, MPH, Project Concern International. "The Global HIV/AIDS Effort: Where We've Been, Where We Are, and the Road Ahead."

Pathology Seminar Series

Frederic G. Barr, MD, PhD, National Cancer Institute. "Gene Fusions in the Soft Tissue Cancer Rhabdomyosarcoma: Turn-Ons and Turn-Offs."

Pathology Seminar Series

“Gene Fusions in the Soft Tissue Cancer Rhabdomyosarcoma: Turn-ons and Turn-offs," Frederic G. Barr, M.D., Ph.D., Deputy Chief and Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Pathology, National Cancer Institute.

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

Ryan Baker, MD "Genitourinary Tuberculosis (GUTB) and Associated Radiologic Findings." Igor Sorokin, MD "Surveillance of T1 Renal Masses after Partial Nephrectomy in 2016."

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds

Thomas Glodek, MD "Case Management." Ronald Rejzer, MD "Pearls and Pitfalls of Clinical Documentation."

Cardiology Grand Rounds

Mary McGrae McDermott, MD, Northwestern University. "Diagnosis and Medical Management of Peripheral Artery Disease: An Update."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

"Clinical Cases." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Geriatrics Grand Rounds

Una Makris, MD "Chronic Back Pain in Older Adults: Calling for a Biopsychosocial Approach."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Suhas G. Kallapur, MD, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. "Fetal Origins of Pediatric Respiratory Illnesses."

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."

Excellence in Immunology Lecture Series

Judy Lieberman, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "Bug Extermination: New Immune Strategies for Poking Holes in Microbes." Nan Yan, PhD, host.

Neurology Grand Rounds

Joel "JD" Campbell, MD "Clinical Pathological Conference."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

John Burrus, MD, Baylor College of Medicine. "The Horns of a Dilemma: Mental Healthcare and the Second 50 Years of Medicare and Medicaid."

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.

Special Conference: Emerging Targets in the Pancreatic Cancer Genome

“Emerging Targets in the Pancreatic Cancer Genome.” Dr. Anirban Maitra, MBBS, Professor of Pathology and Translational Molecular Pathology and Scientific Director of the Sheikh Ahmed Pancreatic Cancer Research Center at MDACC.

Hand Surgery Conference

Andrew Zhang, MD "Wrist Arthroscopy."

Pediatric Surgery Journal Club

James Davis, MD, and Ryan Davis, MD "TBD."

Dermatology Grand Rounds

"Live Patient Viewing." and "Patient Discussion." Sean Chen, MD "Sentinel Lymph Node Outcomes in Organ Transplant Recipients, Leukemia and Lymphoma Patients, and HIV+ Patients with Melanoma." Sharif Currimbhoy, MD "Determination of Lesional Chemokine Levels in Patients with Vitiligo Undergoing Treatment."

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.

Pediatric Surgery Fellows’ Conference

Joseph Murphy, MD "Wilms Tumor, Renal Cell Carcinoma, and Hemihypertrophy."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Monte M. Winslow, PhD, Stanford University. "Molecular Mechanisms Driving Lung Cancer Metastasis."

Chemistry Seminar Series

Matthew Sigman, PhD "Enantioselective Formation of Remote Stereocenters."

Distinguished Lecture Series in Cardiovascular Biology

Jonathan Graff, MD, PhD "Harnessing the Power of Stem Cells to Cure Obesity and Diabetes." Joseph A. Hill, MD, PhD, and Pradeep P.A. Mammen, MD, sponsors.

Pediatric Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

"TBD."

Biophysics Seminar Series

Robert Stroud, Ph.D., Professor, University of California – San Francisco, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics. “Channels that control endolysosomal entry to the cell: an avenue to cure Ebola, Lassa infections?”

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Lewis Charles Murtaugh, PhD, University of Utah School of Medicine. "Making and Breaking Cell Fates in Pancreatic Cancer."

Pharmacology and Cancer Center Cell Networks Program Seminar Series

Jan van Deursen, PhD, Mayo Clinic. "How Senescent Cells Contribute to Aging and Disease." Hongtao Yu, 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

Srikanth Nagalla, MD "Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Jason Hunt, MD, and Derek Davidson, DO "Does Provocative Discography Cause Clinically Important Injury to the Lumbar Intervertebral Disc?"

McDermott Center Works in Progress

Genevieve Konopka, PhD "Molecular Networks of Cognition."

Cancer Imaging Program & BME Seminar Series

“Copper Cystemine – A New Photosensitizer that can be activated by light, X-ray and microwave for photodynamic therapy”, Wei Chen, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physics, UT Arlington.

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

Jordan Grubbs, MD "Popliteal Artery Trauma: Surgical Management and Outcomes." Ryan Meehan, MD "Surgical Management of Axillo-Subclavian Trauma."

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar Series

Suzanne Gaudet, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "Shaping' Cellular Responses to TNF." Khuloud Jaqaman, PhD, host.

Gene Regulation and Genomic Seminar Series

John M. Pascal, PhD, Université de Montréal. "Structural Mechanisms Regulating Poly(ADP-ribose) Polymerase Enzymes." W. Lee Kraus, 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

Richard Anderson, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison. "Receptor and Phosphoinositide Signaling in Control of Trafficking, Motility, Proliferation, Survival and Autophagy." Jen Liou, PhD, host.

The Dr. Michael Bennett Lecture in Immunopathology

Eric Vivier, PhD, Marseille Medical School, France. "TBD." James S. Malter, MD, sponsor.

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."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Catherine Woolley, PhD, Northwestern University. "Neurosteroid Estrogens and Seizures." Lis Monteggia, PhD, host.

Microbiology Seminar Series

Karla Kirkegaard, PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine. "Viral Quasispecies, Human Diversity, Drug Resistance and Host Susceptibility."

Ethics Grand Rounds

Catherine A. Marco, MD, Wright State University. "Family Presence During Procedures and Resuscitation."

Radiation Oncology Seminar Series

Fen Xia, MD, PhD, Arkansas University College of Medicine. "Enhance Therapeutic Ration via Targeting DNA Damage Response and Repair."

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

Francesco J. DeMayo, PhD, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. "The Molecular Interactions Regulated by Progesterone in Governing Uterine Receptivity." Patricia Jimenez, MD, host.

HEAL for LGBT & Allies: LGBT Rights and the Law

Housestaff Emerging Academy of Leaders (HEAL) for LGBT & Allies Topic: LGBT Rights and the Law with SMU Professor Dale Carpenter, J.D., B.A.

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Brian Bateman, MD, Harvard Medical School. "Research with Large Data."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds

Farshid Araghizadeh, MD "TBD."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

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

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Samreen Raza, MD "TBD." James Daniels, MD "TBD."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Jason Wang, MD, Shellie Josephs, MD, and Andrew Martin, MD "A Rare Tumor of the Bladder."

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."

Excellence in Immunology Lecture Series

Andrew Gewirtz, PhD, Georgia State University. "Microbiota-Pathogen Interactions." Tiffany Reese, PhD, host.

Neurology Grand Rounds

Katherine "Kate" Labiner, MD "Clinical Pathological Conference."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Kenneth Dekleva, MD "The U.S. Dept. of State Mental-Health Program - A Model of Integrated Behavioral Health Care."

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Markus Grompe, PhD, Oregon Health and Science University. "Cell and Gene Therapy for Liver Disease."

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

Andrew McMahon, PhD, University of Southern California. "Development and Repair of the Kidney." Jiang Wu, PhD, sponsor.

Hand Surgery Conference

Timothy Schacherer, MD "Elbow Pathology."

Pediatric Surgery Radiology/Pathology Case Conference

Ryan Walk, 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.

Pediatric Surgery Case and Complications

James Davis, MD "TBD."

Dermatology Grand Rounds

"Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion." Shauna Goldman, MD "Assessment of Disease Extent and Activity in Patients with Morphea by 3 Tesla MRI." Calvin Williams, MD "Barriers to the Diversification of Dermatology."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Lu Q. Le, MD, PhD "Defining the Cells of Origin and Pathogenesis of NF1-Associated Tumorigenesis to Identify Therapeutic Targets."

Molecular Tumor Board

"Multidisciplinary case review of somatic tumor testing: Interpreting actionable mutations, translating results reports into clinical care for patients, and identifying potential alternative therapeutics and/or clinical trials." Theo Ross, MD, PhD, and Jason Park, MD, PhD, moderators.

Cancer Targets & Nanomedicine Seminar Series

John Schiller, PhD, National Cancer Institute. "Moving Toward a Single Dose HPV Vaccine." Cheng-Ming Chiang, PhD, host.

Biochemistry Seminar Series

Ting Han, PhD "Drugging the Undruggable: A Class of Selective Anti-Cancer Sulfonamides Function by Promoting the Degradation of a Splicing Factor."

Pediatric Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

"TBD."

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

James Thornton, MD "Cheek and Lip Reconstruction."

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 and December case presentations."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Linda "Annie" Feagins, MD "Prevention of Post Polypectomy Bleeding After Colonoscopy."

Clinical Genetics Grand Rounds

"TBD."

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

Mark Levin, MD "Parkland Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Robert "Bo" Allen, MD "VA Medical Center Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Cindy Ha, MD "Clements 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.

Physiology Seminar Series

Edward H. Koo, MD, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. "Alzheimer's Disease and Synaptic Injury: Modeling in Cells and Mice." Joachim Herz, MD, host.

Kidney Cancer Research Conference

Ralph DeBerardinis, MD, PhD, Ivan Pedrosa, MD, and Vitaly Margulis, MD "Update on SPORE Project 3: Clinically Actionable Biomarkers From Renal Cell Carcinoma Metabolism and Imaging."

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

A. Marilyn Leitch, MD "Case presentations of breast cancer patients with multidisciplinary input; includes Pathology and Radiology visual presentations."

Tuesday AM HIV Lecture Series

Tomasz Z. Jodlowski, PharmD "Preventing Antiretroviral Medication Errors in Patients with HIV Infection."

Toxicology Conference

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

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Xi Luo, MD, and Gaganpreet Grewal, MD "ABA Core Curriculum."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds

Samir Babayev, MD "Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT)."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Alberto Parra, MD "CAR-T Cells." Thomas Froehlich, MD "TBD." 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."

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.

Hand Surgery Conference

Rob Dobson, MD "Advanced Arm Dynamic."

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.

Pediatric Surgery SCORE Fellowship Meeting

Michael Skinner, MD "Pneumothorax."

Pediatric Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

"TBD."

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."

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."

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.

Hand Surgery Conference

Jennifer Kargel, MD "Crystalline Arthropathies."

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.

Pediatric Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

"TBD."

Colorectal Surgery Conference

Farshid Araghizadeh, MD "Presbyterian/UTSW 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.

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 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."

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.