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Wednesday, May 15

10 a.m.

Neurology Grand Rounds. Dr. Eland D. Louis, “James Ramsey Hunt.” NI Alumni Auditorium.
Noon. The 16th Annual Richard C. Parker Memorial Lecture. Dr. J. Craig Venter, Celera Genomics, “Sequencing the Human Genome: The Gateway to a New Era in Science and Medicine.” HHSC 401.
Noon. Tumor Immunology Journal Club. Pathology Fenoglio Library, PH 15 West.
2 p.m.

Dean's Day for Medical Student Research. HHSC, Riverview Lounge.

3 p.m.

Taub Institute Seminar. Dr. Alan Tall. Pathology Fenoglio Library, PH 15 West.

 

Thursday, May 16

7:30 a.m.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds and Weekly QA Meeting. Dr. Joseph Szekely, “Gyn Oncology Case Presentation.” Sloane Amphitheater, P&S 16-405.

8:30 a.m.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds. Dr. Marc Reed Laufer, Harvard, “Medical Management of Endometriosis: Add Back Therapy.” Sloane Amphitheater, P&S 16-405.

9 a.m.

Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center Conference. Drs. Daniel Seidman and Edward Katkin, “Smoking Cessation in Diabetes.” RBMS 6th Floor.

9:30 a.m.

HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies Lecture. Dr. Martin Markowitz, Rockefeller University, “The Failure of the Eradication Hypothesis in Treating HIV-1 Infection: Where Do We Go From Here?” NYSPI, Room 6602.

Noon.

Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar. Laurence Young, MIT, “The Biomedical Challenges of Mars Exploration.” NI Alumni Auditorium.

 

Friday, May 17

8 a.m.

Pediatric Grand Rounds. Dr. David Roye, “Repair of Scoliosis.” McIntosh Conference Room, BHS 1-113.

8:15 a.m.

Tax Planning and Philanthropy Series. Peter J. Strauss, Epstein, Becker & Green, P.C., “Life Strategies and Estate Planning for Senior Physicians and Dentists.” MHB, Clark Conference Center.

9:30 a.m.

SDOS Dean's Advisory Council Meeting & Class Reunion Day. Drs. Sidney Eisig, Shahid Aziz, David Zegarelli, Carla Pulse, Neil Serman, “Emerging Technologies in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery & Radiology.” P&S Alumni Auditorium. (Reunion reception to follow.)

1 p.m.

Rheumatology Grand Rounds. Dr. Stephen Morris, Aventis Pharmaceutical Co., “Bone Suppression and Bone Health in Osteoporosis.” Kimberg Conference Room, PH 8 East-115.

 

Monday, May 20, to Friday, May 24

7:30 a.m.

Botanical Medicine in Modern Clinical Practice: 7th Annual Conference. HHSC 401. For more information, call (212) 305-3334 or visit http://ColumbiaCME.org.

 

Monday, May 20

Noon.

Pathology Seminar. Dr. Randolph Hampton, University of California, “ER Ubiquitination and Cholesterol Regulation.” Humphreys Auditorium, VC 14-240.

Noon.

Pharmacology Seminar. Dr. Steven Marx, “Ion Channel Macromolecular Signaling Complexes: Implications for Heart Failure and Arrhythmias.” BB 724.

 

Tuesday, May 21

Noon.

Sergievsky Center Seminar. Dr. Larry Honig, “Atypical Dementias: What is Dementia?” Sergievsky Center Conference Room, PH 19.

 

Wednesday, May 22

Noon.

Tumor Immunology Journal Club. Pathology Fenoglio Library, PH 15 West.

 

Thursday, May 23

7:30 a.m.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds and Weekly QA Meeting. Dr. Ganya Alvarado, “Gyn Complications.” Sloane Amphitheater, P&S 16-405.

8:30 a.m.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Faculty Meeting. Sloane Amphitheater, P&S 16-405.

9 a.m.

Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center Conference. Dr. Norman Fleischer, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. RBMS 1st Floor Auditorium.

9:30 a.m.

HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies Lectures. Dr. Kimberly Hearn, “Urban Early Adolescent Girls' Anticipated Emotions About Sex: Correlates and Changes Across Time”; Dr. Miguel A. Munoz-Laboy, “Masculinity, Social Space, and Urban Latino Youth: Lessons Learned and New Directions”; Dr. Eric Cerwonka, “HIV-Related Risk Behavior Among Outpatients with Severe Mental Illness.” NYSPI, Room 6602.

Noon.

Institute for Cancer Genetics Seminar. Dr. Charles J. Sherr, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, “The Ink4a/Arf Network: Regulation of Rb and p53.” RBMS Lecture Room 1.

4 p.m.

Biochemistry Seminar. Dr. Robert Landick, University of Wisconsin, “RNA Polymerase Structure/Function and the Mechanism of Transcriptional Pausing.” HHSC 301.

 

Friday, May 24

8 a.m.

Pediatric Grand Rounds. Dr. Neil Feldstein. McIntosh Conference Room, BHS 1-113.

11 a.m.

Psychiatry Clinical Grand Rounds (professional staff only). Drs. Benjamin McCommon, Joanna Steinglass, Andrew Ramsey (presenters), Christopher Allegra, Mary Bongiovi-Garcia, and John Sahs (discussants), NYSPI, “Case Presentation.” NYSPI 1st Floor Auditorium.

 

Tuesday, May 28

Noon.

Sergievsky Center Seminar. Dr. Tina Wolfson, McGill University, “Multiple Sclerosis and Viruses: Is the Epidemiologic Evidence Convincing?” Sergievsky Center Conference Room, PH 19.

 

Wednesday, May 29

Noon.

Tumor Immunology Journal Club. Pathology Fenoglio Library, PH 15 West.

4 p.m.

Faculty Medicine Research Conference. Dr. Kevan C. Herold, “Treatment of New-onset Type I Diabetes Mellitus with FcR Non-binding Anti-CD3 Monoclonal Antibody.” Atchley-Loeb Conference Room, PH 8 East.

 

Thursday, May 30

7:30 a.m.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds and Weekly QA Meeting. Dr. George Graham, “Endocrine Case Presentation.” Sloane Amphitheater, P&S 16-405.

8:30 a.m.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds. Dr. Jay Iams, Ohio State University, “Cervical Competence: Where Are We Now?” Sloane Amphitheater, P&S 16-405.

9 a.m.

Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center Conference. Dr. Steven Hubbard, NYU. RBMS 1st Floor Auditorium.

4 p.m.

Biochemistry Seminar. Cynthia Wolberger, “Structural Studies of Transcriptional Silencing.” HHSC 301.

4 p.m.

Montgomery Lecture (Pathology). Dr. Ralph H. Hruban, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, “Update on Pancreatic Cancer.” Humphreys Auditorium, VC 14-240. (Reception to follow in Pathology Fenoglio Library, PH 15 West.)

4 p.m.

18th Annual Kenneth F. Naidorf Memorial Lecture (Anatomy & Cell Biology). Dr. Pietro V. DeCamilli, Yale, “Role of Phosphoinositide Metabolism in Synaptic Vesicle Recycling.” P&S Alumni Auditorium.

 

Building Abbreviation Key

GB:

Georgian Building

BHS:

Babies Hospital South

HHSC:

Hammer Health Sciences Center

P&S:

Physicians & Surgeons Building

NI:

Neurological Institute

PH:

Presbyterian Hospital Building

MHB:

Milstein Hospital Building

NYSPI:

New York State Psychiatric Institute

BB:

Black Building

VC:

Vanderbilt Clinic

BH:

Babies Hospital

RBMS:

Russ Berrie Medical Science Pavilion




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