Upcoming Events

Hand Surgery Conference

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

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

"ABA Core Curriculum." Jesse Stewart, MD, moderator. ** Time Change **

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."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Daniel Scott, MD "Surgical Education: Success, Challenges, and the Future."

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.

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Emre Turer, MD "State of the Art Research." Lisa Van Wagner, MD "CV Disease Mortality After OLTx - IS NASH to Blame?" and "Radiology."

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

Jennifer G. Gill, MD, PhD "Chasing the Cheshire Cat: Use of a Novel Mouse Model System to Understand Melanoma Metastasis." Gina Byekova, MD "Characterization of Cell-Type Specific Expression of CXCR3 Ligands in Morphea." and "Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Ahmed Samatar, PhD, TheraMet Biosciences, Princeton Junction, New Jersey. "Discovery and Development of a First-in-Class ERK 1,2 Inhibitor With Activity in RAS and RAF Mutant Cancers."

T2R2 Translational Research Series

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

Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds

Jason Potter, MD "Oropharyngeal Reconstruction."

Surgical Oncology Clinical and Educational Conference and Journal Club

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

Colorectal Surgery Conference

Farshid Araghizadeh, MD "Combined CRS/GU Conference: Rectovaginal Fistula. and 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."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Chanhaeng Rhee, MD "Where Are We on Artificial Pancreas?"

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Stephanie Jones, MD "Medical Pain Management."

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." Audra Clark, MD "Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia."

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."

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

"Journal Club, Visual Stimuli and Questions."

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

Pedro Maldonado, MD "Anal Incontinence."

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.

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: December case presentations."

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

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.

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

Dawn M. Wetzel, MD, PhD "Targeting Cell Entry as Therapy for Leishmaniasas." Nicholas Conrad, PhD, sponsor.

Toxicology Grand Rounds

William Lee, MD "Acetaminophen: Poison or Panacea."

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Michael Wong, MD, PhD "The mTOR Pathway in Epileptogenesis and Seizure-Induced Brain Injury."

Hand Surgery Conference

Brian Mailey, MD "Median Nerve Compression."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Min Xie, MD "TBD." Jose Joglar, MD "TBD."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

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

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Abimbola Awodipe, MD "Medications in the Elderly."

Surgical Grand Rounds

Caprice Greenberg, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. "Quality & Safety Lecture - Surgical Coaching to Improve Individual Performance."

Pediatric Grand Rounds

Lynn Mahony, MD "Marfan Syndrome 2014: Walking Between Bench and Bedside."

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."

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Jeffrey Zigman, MD, PhD "Control of Complex Eating Behavior and Mood in Mouse and Man by the Hormone Ghrelin."

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

Rudolf Jaenisch, MD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. "iPS Cell Technology, Gene Editing and Disease Research." W. Lee Kraus, PhD, host.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

John Wright, DDS "Benign Soft Tissue Neoplasms."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Jorge Marrero, MD "HCC - Screening, Treatment, Etc." Roopa Vemulapalli, MD "SB Dysmotility and Bacterial Overgrowth." 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.

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Whitney A. High, MD, JD, University of Colorado Denver. "Medicolegal Issues in Dermatology and Dermatopathology." and "Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Lu Miao, PhD "Rapid Induction of Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition Induced by Targeting Androgen Receptor Signaling: Implications for Advanced Prostate Cancer."

Green Center for Systems Biology Seminar

Konstantin Doubrovinski, PhD, Princeton University. "Physical Aspects of Drosophila Gastrulation."

Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

Robert Hoffman, MD "An Evidence-Based Education of Hemodialysis for Poisoning."

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.

Pharmacology Seminar Series

Michael Rosen, PhD "Physical Mechanisms of Cell Organization on Micron Length Scales." Elliott M. Ross, 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.

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Sandeep Das, MD "Improving Cardiac Care at Parkland."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Jeremiah West, MD, and Albert Vu, DO "Journal Club - Pediatric Rehabilitation."

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

Lucyna Cieciura, MD "Popliteal Entrapment Syndrome." Kristen Arnold, MD "Acute Mesenteric Ischemia." Nathan Kincaid, MD "Renovascular HTN."

Human Genetics Lecture Series

Bess Frost, PhD, Harvard Medical School. "Coming Unwound: Widespread Relaxation of Heterochromatin in Alzheimer's Disease."

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

Carole Mendelson, PhD "TBD." Mee Whi Kim, 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

Jorn Coers, PhD, Duke University Medical Center. "IFN-Inducible GTPases in Host Resistance and Inflammation." Sebastian Winter, PhD, sponsor.

Ethics Grand Rounds

Denise M. Dudzinski, PhD, University of Washington. "The Disclosure Dilemma: When Adverse Events Affect Multiple Patients."

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series

T. Rajendra Kumar, PhD, University of Kansas Medical Center. "Gonadotropin Re-Routing and Ovarian Function." Diego Castrillon, MD, PhD, host.

Neuroscience Seminar Series

Erik Jorgensen, PhD, University of Utah. "Ultrafast Endocytosis at the Synapse."

Hand Surgery Conference

Jennifer Kargel, MD "Ulnar Nerve Compression."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Aditee Ambardekar, MD "Reflection and Debriefing in Medicine."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Mona Alattar, MD "TBD." Cynthia Rutherford, MD, moderator.

Cardiology Grand Rounds

Hugh Calkins, MD, Johns Hopkins University. "TBD."

Geriatric Grand Rounds

Shelley Bingham, Pharm D "Geriatric Medicine - A Potpourri of Pearls."

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.

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.