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Weekly Events
Wednesday, January 15
7:30 a.m. Radiology Management Seminar. Dr. Stephen Chan, "Sources of Error in Radiology." Radiology Conference Room, BHN 331.
12:30 p.m. Radiology Management Seminar. Dr. Stephen Chan, "Neuroradiology and the Law." Radiology Conference Room, BHN 331.
1 p.m. Narrative Medicine Literature Seminar. Reading group discussion of "Captivity and Restoration" by Mary Rowlandson. Text is available at www.ibiblio.org/gutenberg/etext97/crmmr10.txt. PH 9E-105. For information contact discussion leader Rebecca Garden at reg8@columbia.edu.
4:30 p.m. Bioethics Seminar. Dr. Ruth L. Fischbach, "Ethics and Informed Consent: Capacity, Surrogates, and Advanced Directives." Pathology Fenoglio Library, PH 15W.
5:30 p.m. Columbia Integrative Medicine Program Class. Relax, release tension, and improve flexibility with the slow, gentle movements of the Feldenkrais Method, instructed by Trisha Jewellen Hargaden. MHB Lobby Conference Room 1. RSVP Lauren Fisch at 305-1869.

 

Thursday, January 16
9 a.m. Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center Conference. Dr. Hugh Auchincloss, Harvard Medical School, "Islet Cell Transplantation." RBMS 6th Floor Conference Room.
Noon. Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar. Christina Alberini, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, "Remembering the New and the Old: Molecules, Mechanisms and Hypotheses." NI Alumni Auditorium.

 

Tuesday, January 21
Noon. Cancer Genetics Seminar. Dr. Anne Ferguson-Smith, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, "Genomic Imprinting—A Search for Unifying Themes." RBMS Lobby Conference Room 1.
 
Wednesday, January 22
5:30 p.m. Columbia Integrative Medicine Program Class. Learn Tai Chi Chih, a moving mediation, instructed by Trisha Jewellen Hargaden. MHB Lobby Conference Room 1. RSVP Lauren Fisch at 305-1869.
 
Thursday, January 23
9 a.m. Center for Community Health Partnerships Seminar. Dr. Joseph R. Betancourt, Harvard Medical School, "Racial/Ethnic Disparities and Cross-Cultural Care." Parkinson's Conference Room, BB 3-306. Panel discussion follows at 10 a.m.
9 a.m. Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center Conference. Dr. Timothy McGraw, Cornell University, "Insulin-Regulated Membrane Trafficking." RBMS First Floor Auditorium.

 

Saturday, January 25
8:15 a.m. CME Conference. "New Insights and Controversies in Postmenopausal Health." BB Alumni Auditorium. For more information call 305-3334 or visit http://ColumbiaCME.org.
 
Monday, January 27
Noon. Pharmacology Seminar. Dr. Morris Birnbaum, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, "Akt/PKB as a Key Regulator of Growth and Metabolism." BB 724.
 
Wednesday, January 29
7:30 a.m. Radiology Management Seminar. Dr. Leonard Berlin, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Skokie, Ill., "Ethics of CT Screening." Radiology Conference Room, BHN 331.
12:30 p.m. Radiology Management Seminar. Dr. Leonard Berlin, Rush North Shore Medical Center, Skokie, Ill., "Medicolegal Aspects of Radiology Communication." Radiology Conference Room, BHN 331.
5:30 p.m. Columbia Integrative Medicine Program Class. Energize and reduce stress through dance/movement for health, instructed by Lauren Fisch. MHB Lobby Conference Room 1. RSVP Lauren Fisch at 305-1869.

 


Building Abbreviation Key

BH:

Babies Hospital

NI:

Neurological Institute

BHN:

Babies Hospital North

NYSPI:

New York State Psychiatric Institute

BB:

Black Building

P&S:

Physicians & Surgeons Building

EI:

Eye Institute

PH:

Presbyterian Hospital Building

GB:

Georgian Building

VC:

Vanderbilt Clinic

HHSC:

Hammer Health Sciences Center

RBMS:

Russ Berrie Medical Science Pavilion

MHB:

Milstein Hospital Building




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