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DEPARTMENT OF INTERNAL MEDICINE:
UNIVERSITY AND VA HOSPITAL EVENTS
WEEKLY CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

May 25 - 29, 2015

 

MONDAY, May 25

•• Hematology/Oncology Clinical Conference, 8:00am, Din Rm C&D, No Conference - Holiday

•• Noon Conference, 12:30pm, B1C202 UH, No Conference - Holiday

 

TUESDAY, May 26

•• Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds, 7:30am, CVC Danto Auditorium, “Patient-Specific Multi-Scale Modeling of Blood Flow Regulation,” Dr. Figueroa (Vascular Surgery)

•• GI Fellows Case Conference, 7:30am, B1C202 UH, Drs. A. Tavakkoli & P. Corsello

•• Allergy & Clinical Immunology Seminar, 8:00am, Dom. Farm Allergy Conference Room, Journal Club, Dr. Couch

•• General Medicine Clinical Conference, 8:00am, EAAHC LL Conf Rm,  “Overview of Musculoskeletal Imaging,” Dr. Jacobson (Radiology)

•• Nephrology Basic Science Seminar, 9:00am, 2515 BSRB, “Diagnosing Monogenic Nephrotic Syndrome in a North American Case-Cohort in the Context of Population-Wide Genetic Variation,” Dr. Sampson

•• Leukemia Tumor Board Conference, 11:00am, 3206 CC, Clinical Care & Research

•• Geriatric Medicine Clinical Conference, 12:00pm, EAAHGC B1-407, Fellow Noon Conference, Dr. Sobers

•• Pulmonary & Critical Care Case Conference & Journal Club, 12:00pm, 5915 Buhl, Dr. Wheaton

•• Noon Conference, 12:30pm, 3201TC, Patient Safety Presentations

 

WEDNESDAY, May 27

•• GI Clinical Research Conference, 7:30am, B1C202 UH, Dr. Saini

•• Pulmonary & Critical Care Research Conference, 11:00am, 6311 MedSci I, “TGF-β1 Suppression of Fas Expression in Lung Fibroblasts,” Dr. Dodi

•• Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds, 12:00pm, B1206 TC, “Addressing the Achilles Heel in HIV Care Continuum for the Success of a Test and Treat Strategy to Achieve an AIDS-Free Generation,” Dr. Nachega*

•• Hematology Conference, 12:00pm, Danto Auditorium, "First Opinion vs. Second Opinion,” Dr. Chiang

•• Noon Conference, 12:30pm, B1C202 UH, “Exiting HO Disability Forum,” Michael Flynn

•• General Medicine Research Conference Schedule, 4:00pm, B16-467C NCRC, “Promoting Health Care Consumerism: Tilting at Windmills or the New Patient-Centeredness?” Dr. Kullgren

•• Nephrology Combined Conference, 4:00pm, 2C224 UH, “Recognition and Management of Vascular Access Complications,” Dr. Woodside (Surgery)  /  “Identifying Pre-transplant Risk Factors Predicting Post-transplant Non-Adherence in Pediatric Kidney Transplant Patients,” Dr. Lu (Pediatric Nephrology)

 

THURSDAY, May 28

••  Liver Conference, 7:30am, B1 286 CC, Drs. Tai, Hosmer, & Brady

•• Allergy & Clinical Immunology Seminar, 8:00am, Dom. Farm Allergy Conference Room, “Allergy/Peds ID Joint CF,” Dr. Oza

•• Rheumatology  Core Curriculum Conference, 11:00am, 3201TC, “Lupus Nephritis,” Dr. McCune

•• Hematology/Oncology Research Conference, 12:00pm, M3330 MedSci I, Clinical Research Lecture Series, Drs. Beer, Hassan & Lin

•• Rheumatology Grand Rounds, 12:00pm, Ford Auditorium, “Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage in SLE: Risk Factors and Response to Treatment,” Dr. Kazza

•• Hospice & Palliative Medicine Lecture, 1:00pm, VA GRECC F206, Journal Club, Dr. Aljassem

•• 23rd Annual Internal Medicine Research Symposium - Senior Medical Resident Poster/Discussion Session, 1:30 – 5:00pm, Towsley Lobby

 

FRIDAY, May 29

•• 23rd Annual Internal Medicine Research Symposium – Plenary Session, 9:00am Plenary Posters, 10:00am Plenary Oral Presentations, Ford Lobby/Ford Auditorium

•• Rheumatology Clinical Case Conference, 10:45am, 7C09 NIB, Dr. McCune

•• Medicine Grand Rounds – 23rd Annual Internal Medicine Research Symposium Keynote Speaker, 12:00pm, Ford Auditorium, “The Enigma of Acute Lung Injury,” Dr. Bhattacharya*

•• Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes Combined Clinical-Research, 2:00pm, 5050 Brehm Tower, “Reducing Socio-Economic Inequalities in Obesity, the Role of Population Prevention,” Dr. Peeters*

 

* Visiting Professors

* Jean Nachega, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., Pittsburgh Graduate School  of Public Health; Stellenbosch University

*  Jahar Bhattacharya, MD, DPhil, Professor of Medicine, Professor of Physiology & Cellular Biophysics, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Columbia University

* Anna Peeters, PhD, Associate Professor, Head Obesity and Population Health, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia