Upcoming Events

Hand Surgery Conference

Robert Bass, MD "Vascular - Thoracic Outlet Syndrome."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

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

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Houman Khalili, MD, Mike Luna, MD, and Melanie Sulistio, 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

** CANCELED **

Gynecology Grand Rounds

David Rahn, MD "Vaginal Estrogen and Management of Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause."

"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.

Toxicology Grand Rounds

Nancy Onisko, DO "Venomics - Medical Applications for Nature's Toxins."

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Harvey Kessler, DDS "Pathology Examination."

Pediatric Surgery Grand Rounds

Peter Pak, MD "Pediatric Surgery Database; NSQIP Project Presentation."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Kunjali Padhya, MD "State of the Art Research." Christie Choi, MD "State of the Art Research." 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.

Pediatric Surgery Case and Complications

Sang-Woo Pak, MD "TBD."

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Adewole Adamson, MD "Predictors of Primary Medication Non-Adherence in an Urban Hospital Population." and "Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Michael Ramirez "Drug-Tolerant Persister State as a Novel Mode for Development of Drug Resistance Heterogeneity."

Pediatric Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

"TBD."

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

Ronald Victor, MD, David Geffen School of Medicine. "NO More Muscle Ischemia in Muscular Dystrophy: From mdx Mice to a Multicenter Trial."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Li Liu, MD, and Jeremy Jones, MD "Journal Club - The Effect of Cancer on Quality of Life in Rehab Patients."

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."

Biomedical Informatics Lecture Series

Nigam Shah, PhD "Generating Practice-Based Evidence From Electronic Health Records." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.602.

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

Nicole Bedros, MD "Occupational Vascular Problems." Nathan Kincaid, MD "Vascular Tumors of Childhood."

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

Çagla Tükel, PhD, Temple University. "Bacterial Amyloids: Friend or Foe?" Sebastian Winter, PhD, sponsor.

Hand Surgery Conference

Nicholas Haddock, MD "Vascular - Arterial Insufficiency."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Steven Shafer, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine. "Academic Misconduct."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Cardiology Clinical Conference

Alejandro Velasco, MD "TBD." Tom Koshy, 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."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Patricia Jimenez, MD "Recurrent Pregnancy Loss."

Translational Science Forum

Michael Cripps, MD "Goal Directed Resuscitation of Severely Injured Trauma Patients." Florence Bldg. (E) 6.224.

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.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

Paul Tiwana, DDS, MD "Frontal Sinus Fractures."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Mack Mitchell, MD "Approach to Answering Board Questions." Amit Singal, MD, and Tasneem Ahmed, MD "Fellow Development."

Pediatric Surgery Journal Club

"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 Fellows’ Conference

"TBD."

Dermatology Grand Rounds

Heather Wickless, MD, and Bonnie Pitman, UT Dallas. "Art in Health and Healing." and "Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Jer-Tsong Hsieh, PhD "TBD."

Biophysics Seminar Series

Alex Mogilner, PhD, University of California, Davis. "TBD." Khuloud Jaqaman, PhD, host.

Hamon Center Lab Conference – Special Seminar

Jason Fleming, MD, UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. "Use of Patient Derived Reagents for Translational Research and Clinical Care in Pancreatic Cancer."

Physician Scientist Cancer Working Group

"Discussions about research programs, projects and grant proposals." James Brugarolas, MD, PhD, and Theo Ross, MD, PhD, moderators.

Pediatric Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

"TBD."

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

Christine Garcia, MD, PhD "Genetics of Pulmonary Fibrosis: New Genes, New Mutations, Same Pathway."

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

John Alexander, MD "Regional and Sympathetic Blocks/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 "Parkland Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Iden Andacheh, 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.

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, moderator.

Multidisciplinary Breast Conference

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

Toxicology Conference

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

Hand Surgery Conference

Dennis Kao, MD "Vascular - Tumors and Aneurysms."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

"ABA Core Curriculum." Xi Luo, MD, moderator.

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

"Performance Improvement Conference (M&M)." 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."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

Siobhan Kehoe, MD "Cancer and Fertility."

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."

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Conference

"Service Wide Surgery Morbidity and Mortality Conference."

Digestive and Liver Disease Conference

Donald Martin, MD, and Jason Martin, MD "Motility." Sunanda Kane, MD "Katherine McArthur Lectureship." and "Katherine McArthur Clinical Cases."

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

Rebecca Vasquez, MD "Underrepresented Minorities and Perspectives on Successful Matching to Dermatology Residency." and "Virtual Patient Presentations and Discussion."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Ryan Potts, PhD "Stealing From the Germline: Cancer Cells Hijack MAGE Proteins to Reprogram Ubiquitination and Drive Tumorigenesis."

Center for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases Special Seminar

** Canceled **

Human Genetics Lecture Series

Robert D. Steiner, MD, University of Wisconsin. "From Bench to Bedside and Back: Smith Lemli Opitz Syndrome." Helen Hobbs, MD, and Garrett Gotway, MD, PhD, hosts.

Pediatric Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

"TBD."

Pediatric Trauma Morbidity and Mortality

"TBD."

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." Randall J. Olson, MD, University of Utah School of Medicine. "Making Sense of Post-Cataract Surgery Endophthalmitis." Jay Propes, Texas Ophthalmological Association. "Texas Legislature Review." Thomas Duncan, MD, East Texas Eye Associates. "Private Practice Concepts."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Barbara J. Turner, MD, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio. "Chronic Pain Management at a Crossroads: Addressing a Public Health Crisis."

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

Liliana Nanez, MD "VA Medical Center Morbidity and Mortality Conference." Marc Salhanick, MD "Buerger'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.

Kidney Cancer Research Conference

"Project review and discussion." 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."

Anesthesiology and Pain Management Grand Rounds

Proshad Efune, MD "Presentation of Research."

Urology Grand Rounds

"Clinical updates."

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

Elizabeth Pollard, MD "Acquired Hemophilia." 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."

Gynecology Grand Rounds

William Griffith, MD "Vulvology."

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

Michael Bowen, MD, MPH "The Development of a Pragmatic Approach to Diabetes Screening Using the Glucose History." McDermott Plaza (D) 1.200.

Pediatric Trauma Grand Rounds

"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

Ricardo Paniagua, MD, PhD "Characterization of Serum Autoantibodies in Morphea." and "Patient Review."

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Kevin Courtney, MD, PhD "Clinical and Translational Research in Prostate and Kidney Cancer."

Pediatric Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

"TBD."

Surgical Oncology Gastrointestinal Cancer Teaching Case Conference

"Surgical oncology faculty and residents meet to review challenging gastrointestinal cancer cases, including the corresponding radiologic images and the oncologic principles behind relevant management decisions." John C. Mansour, MD, moderator.

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

"Quality Assurance: June case presentations."

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Khashayar Sakhaee, MD "Bariatric Surgery and Effects on Calcium and Bone Metabolism."

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."

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."

Distinguished Lecture Series in Cardiovascular Biology

Anthony Rosenzweig, MD, Harvard Medical School. "Can Exercise Teach Us How to Treat Heart Disease?"

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.

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."