Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

West Campus September 2008

Department of Medicine West Campus Calendar

September 29–October 3, 2008

Monday, September 29

9:00 AM
Division of Hematology Fellows Case Conference*
@MMC, Division of Hematology, 3411 Wayne Avenue, ground floor
*Breakfast will be available

3:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology Fellows Conference
*No Conference Scheduled – Eve of Rosh Hashanah

Tuesday, September 30

Rosh Hashanah

Wednesday, October 1

8:30 – 10:00 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Visiting Professors/Research Seminar
*No Conference Scheduled

12:00 PM
Geriatric Core Curriculum Conference
“TBA”
@MMC, Division of Geriatrics, 3411 Wayne Avenue

2:15 PM
Liver Seminar
“TBA”
@AECOM, Ullmann Bldg, Room 623

4:45 PM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Curriculum Conference
“Hemoptysis”
Dr. Diane Maggiore
@AECOM, Price Center, Room 251

Thursday, October 2

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
“Curing Melanoma Through Early Detection: The Promise and the Challenges”
Allan C. Halpern, MD, MSc
Chief, Dermatology Service,
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center;
Professor of Dermatology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
@AECOM, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Curing Melanoma Through Early Detection: The Promise and the Challenges”
Allan C. Halpern, MD, MSc
Chief, Dermatology Service,
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center;
Professor of Dermatology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

1:30 – 2:45 PM
Thrombosis Hemostasis & Vascular Biology Interest Group
“TBA”
@MMC, Central 2

2:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Research Seminar
“TBA”
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd floor

3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics
Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@MMC, Moses Research Pavilion, Moses Conf. Room, 2nd Floor

4:30 PM
Division of Gastroenterology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled-ACG

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“Biopsy Conference”
James Pullman, MD, PhD
Director of Surgical Pathology, MMC
@MMC, N4 Dialysis Conference Room

Friday, October 3

8:00 AM
Endocrine Clinical Conference
@AECOM, Belfer Bldg, Room 712

8:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Grand Rounds
“Bone Densitometry”
Dr. Ruth Freeman
Professor, Dept. of Obstetrics & Gynecology
AECOM
@AECOM, Belfer Bldg, Room 601

9:15 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@MMC, Blue Zone, NW 2 Conf. Room, Room 250

12:30 PM
Renal Division West Campus Clinical Core Conference
“TBA”
@MMC, North 4 Dialysis Conference Room

September 22-26, 2008

Monday, September 22

3:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology Fellows Conference
“Cytology Review”
Antonio Cajigas, MD
Montefiore Medical Center
@MMC, Central 2 Conf. Room

Tuesday, September 23

8:00 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
Doris Escher Honorary Lecture
“Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Past, Present and Future”
David O. Williams, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Biological and Medical Sciences, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Director, Cardiovascular Laboratory and Interventional Cardiology, Rhode Island/NY
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Research Seminar
“Hemoglobin Polymer in Sweep-Associated Hypoxemia in Sickle Cell Disease”
Dr. Aldrich
@MMC, 3332 Rochambeau Avenue, 4th Floor, Conf. Room 4B

8:15 AM
Division of Nephrology
Journal Club
“NHERF1 Mutations and Responsiveness of Renal Parathyroid Hormone”
Jay Chu, MD
@AECOM, Ullmann Bldg, Conference Room 623

3:30 PM
Hematology Morphology Conference
Mervyn L. Goldstein, M.D.
Hematology Division Offices
@3411 Wayne Avenue, Suite L-1

5:00 PM
Division of Hepatology Conference
“Micro RNAs in Liver Disease”
Charles Rogler, PhD
@MMC, General Clinical Research Center, Moses Tower

Wednesday, September 24

8:30 – 10:00 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Visiting Professors/Research Seminar

8:30 AM – Fellow Case Presentation

9:00 AM – Seminar:
“Paradigms of Pneumococcal and Cryptococcal Immunity: We Need Change”
Liise-anne Pirofski, MD
Professor of Medicine and Microbiology & Immunology; Unified Director, Division of Infectious Diseases, MMC and AECOM; Mitrani Professor in Biomedical Research
@AECOM, Forchheimer Bldg, 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatric Core Curriculum Conference
“TBA”
@MMC, Division of Geriatrics, 3411 Wayne Avenue

2:15 PM
Liver Seminar
“Novel Therapies of Primary Hyperoxaluria”
Namita Roy Chowdhury, PhD
Professor of Medicine and Molecular Genetics, Marion Bessin Liver Research Center, Division of Hepatology, AECOM
@AECOM, Ullmann Bldg, Room 623

4:45 PM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Curriculum Conference
“HIV and Pulmonary Disease”
Dr. Virginia Chung
@AECOM, Price Center, Room 551

Thursday, September 25

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
Surrogate Decision-Making
Hannah Lipman, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Divisions of Geriatrics and Cardiology
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@AECOM, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
*No Conference Scheduled

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
“Nail Pathology”
Richard Scher, MD
Professor of Dermatology
University of North Carolina
@MMC, Division of Dermatology, 3411 Wayne Avenue, 2nd Floor

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“Surrogate Decision-Making”
Hannah Lipman, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Divisions of Geriatrics and Cardiology
Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

1:30 – 2:45 PM
Thrombosis Hemostasis & Vascular Biology Interest Group
“TBA”
@MMC, Central 2

2:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Research Seminar
“TBA”
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd floor

3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics
Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@MMC, Moses Research Pavilion, Moses Conf. Room, 2nd Floor

4:30 PM
Division of Gastroenterology Grand Rounds
”The Uncommon Bile Duct…Biliary Cysts”
Daniel Berkowitz, MD
Site Director, GI Division, Weiler Hospital; Assoc. Professor of Medicine, AECOM
@Weiler Auditorium, 1st Floor

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“Control of Renal Formation and Nephron Number by Sonic Hedgehog and BMPs”
Norman D. Rosenblum, MD
Staff Nephrologist, Senior Scientist, Pediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Ontario, Canada
@AECOM, Ullmann Bldg, Conf. Room 623

Friday, September 26

8:00 AM
Endocrine Clinical Conference
@AECOM, Belfer Bldg, Room 712

8:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Grand Rounds
“Scleroderma, Overview and Therapeutic Targets”
Dr. Avram Goldberg
Asst. Professor, Division of Rheumatology, North Shore-LIJ Health System – Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@AECOM, Belfer Bldg, Room 601

9:15 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“Regulation of Hematopoiesis by Smad Signaling”
Dr. Todd Evans
Professor of Developmental & Molecular Biology, AECOM
@MMC, Blue Zone, NW 2 Conf. Room, Room 250

12:30 PM
Renal Division West Campus Clinical Core Conference
“TBA”
@MMC, North 4 Dialysis Conference Room

 

September 15 -19, 2008

Monday, September 15

3:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology Fellows Conference
*No Conferences Scheduled

Tuesday, September 16

8:00 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
“Major Developments in Cardiology: A Personal Journey Throughout a Career”
James Scheuer, MD
Professor of Medicine, University Chairman Emeritus, Dept. of Medicine, AECOM, MMC
@Weiler Auditorium

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Journal Club
“M&M/CPC”
Dr. Dinkles
@AECOM, Price Center, Room 351

8:15 AM
Division of Nephrology
Journal Club
“Angiotensin Receptor Agonistic Autoantibodies Induce Pre-Eclampsia In Pregnant Mice”
Katalin Susztak, MD, PhD
@AECOM, Ullmann Bldg, Conference Room 623

3:30 PM
Hematology Morphology Conference
Mervyn L. Goldstein, M.D.
Hematology Division Offices
@3411 Wayne Avenue, Suite L-1

5:00 PM
Division of Hepatology Conference
“Faculty and Staff Meeting”
@AECOM, Ullmann Bldg, Room 623

Wednesday, September 17

8:30 – 10:00 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Visiting Professors/Research Seminar
“TBA”
Dr. Sarah Long
@MMC, Moses Research Pavilion, 2nd Floor Conf. Room

12:00 PM
Geriatric Core Curriculum Conference
“Burns in the Elderly”
Amy Ehrlich, MD
@MMC, Division of Geriatrics, 3411 Wayne Avenue

2:15 PM
Liver Seminar
“Inflammatory Signals in Hepatic Stellate Cell Activation and Fibrosis”
Robert F. Schwabe, MD
Asst. Professor, Dept. of Medicine – Digestive & Liver Diseases, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
@AECOM, Ullmann Bldg, Room 623

4:45 PM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Curriculum Conference
“QA: Ventilators”
Dr. Antonik
@MMC, 3332 Rochambeau Avenue, 4th Floor, Conf. Room 4B

Thursday, September 18

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
“CVD Risk in Diabetes: Where Do We Stand and Where Do We Go From Here?”
Ulrich K. Schubart, MD
Professor of Medicine and Molecular Pharmacology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@AECOM, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
“TBA”

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
“CVD Risk in Diabetes: Where Do We Stand and Where Do We Go From Here?”
Ulrich K. Schubart, MD
Professor of Medicine and Molecular Pharmacology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

1:30 – 2:45 PM
Thrombosis Hemostasis & Vascular Biology Interest Group
“TBA”
@MMC, Central 2

2:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Research Seminar
“Screening for Early Dementia in Primary Care: Results from the GAP”
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd floor

3:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics Grand Rounds
“An 86-Year Old Man with Recurrent Diarrhea”
Claudene George, MD
@MMC, Moses Research Pavilion, Moses Conf. Room, 2nd Floor

4:30 PM
Division of Gastroenterology Grand Rounds
”Portal Vein Thrombosis in a Young Woman with Ulcerative Colitis”
Lawrence J. Brandt, MD
Professor of Medicine and Surgery; Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
@MMC, Neurology Conf. Room, North West Pavilion, Suite 023, Blue Zone, Main Level

5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“Selective Autophagy in Health, Disease and Aging”
Ana Maria Cuervo, M.D, PhD
Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Developmental and Molecular Biology, AECOM
@AECOM, Ullmann Bldg, Conf. Room 623

Friday, September 19

8:00 AM
Endocrine Clinical Conference
@AECOM, Belfer Bldg, Room 712

8:00 AM
Division of Rheumatology Grand Rounds
“Genetics of Rheumatoid Arthritis”
Dr. Vyacheslav Adarichev
Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Pathology, AECOM
@AECOM, Belfer Bldg, Room 601

9:00 AM
Division of Hematology Grand Rounds
“Unveiling the Mystery of Thrombotic Microangiopathy”
Dr. Han-Mou Tsai
Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology
@MMC, Blue Zone, NW 2 Conf. Room

12:30 PM
Renal Division West Campus Clinical Core Conference
“TBA”
@MMC, North 4 Dialysis Conference Room

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