Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

January 2009 (East Campus)

Department of Medicine East Campus Calendar

January 26-30, 2009

Monday, January 26th

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:
Drs. Harris & Weinstein
“HIV”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW, Weiler:
Autopsy Conference, 1st Fl
Dr. Changcheng Zhu
(New Interns)

Tuesday, January 27th

8:00 a.m.
Cardiology Grand Rounds, Weiler Auditorium
Clinical Debate
“What Should be Done for Patients with AF and CHF: Ablation or CRT?”
Pro: Eugen Palma, M.D.
Against: Jay Gross, M.D.
Moderator: Dr. V.S. Srinivas

8:00 a.m.
Pulmonary Core Conference: Price Center Room 351
Dr. Peter Dicpinigaitis
“Effect of Cigarette Smoking on Cough Reflex Sensitivity”

12:15 p.m.
Pituitary Conference, Building 1 C.R., 1N48, Jacobi

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7NW, Weiler:
Dr. Golda Hudes

5:00 p.m.
Division of Hepatology/MMC-AECOM
Liver Research Conference- GCRC Moses Tower – 4th Fl.
Dr. Mariana Dabeva
“Adult Hepatic Progenitor Cells”

Wednesday, January 28th

8:30 a.m.   
I.D. Research Seminar: 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall, Forch.

9:30 a.m.
I.D. Research Seminar: 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall, Forch.
Louis Weiss, M.D., Professor, Departments of Medicine & Pathology
“Investigations into Pathogens of Opportunity”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW, Weiler:
New Residents

12:30 p.m.
Dermatology Clinical Diagnostic Conference, 2 A 3, VEH

2:15 p.m.
Liver Research Seminar, 623 Ullmann C.R.
Shahin Rafii, M.D., Professor of Genetic Medicine, HHMI Investigator, Weill Cornell Medical Center
“Contribution of Vascular Niche to Stem Cell Regeneration”

4:45 p.m.
Pulmonary Curriculum Conference: AECOM Location TBA
Dr. Kathleen Whitney
“Gross Pathology of the Lung”

Thursday, January 29th

7:30 a.m.
Dermatology Grand Rounds – Live Case Viewing, MAP, 2nd Fl.

8:00 am
Dermatology Grand Rounds, Moses Library 2nd Fl.:

8:00 a.m.
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, 3rd Floor Auditorium, Forchheimer:
Note: Location Change today
Michael Kochman, M.D., Wilmott Family Professor of Medicine; Endoscopy Training Director; Co-Director, Gastrointestinal Oncology, The University of Pennsylvania Health System
“Current and Emerging Modalities for Detection of GI Neoplasia”

9:00 a.m.
Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series, Montefiore Residence 1, 3411 Wayne:
John Carucci, M.D., Director, Mohs Micrographic Center, Weill Cornell Medical Center
“Mohs Micrographic Surgery”

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 3 N1, JMC:
Dr. Charles Nordin

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW Weiler:
Dr. Sun Kim
“Knee Arthritis”

4:00 p.m.
Renal Grand Rounds: 623 Ullmann
Stuart L. Goldstein, M.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Medical Director, Renal Dialysis Unit and Pheresis Service, Texas Children’s Hospital
TBA

Friday, January 30th

8:00 a.m.
Endocrine Conference, Price Center Block Research Pavilion, Room 351

9:00 a.m.
Rheumatology Grand Rounds, 601, Belfer:
Dr. Henny H. Billett, Professor of Clinical Medicine
“Novel Therapies for ITP”

9:00 a.m.
Hematology Grand Rounds, NW 2 Conference Room, Blue Zone,
George Atweh, M.D., Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Lillian & Henry Stratton Professor of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
“Translational Research of the Induction of Fetal Hemoglobin in Sickle Cell and Thalassemia”

9:00 a.m.
Diabetes Conference, Price Auditorium, 1st Floor

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:
Grand Rounds
TBA

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 7 NW Weiler:

1:00 p.m.
Allergy/Immunology Conference, Mazer 2nd Fl., Immunology C.R.

2:00 p.m.
Rheumatology Walk Rounds, 412 C.R., JMC

January 19-23, 2009

Monday, January 19th

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday

Tuesday, January 20th

8:00 a.m.
Cardiology Grand Rounds, Weiler Auditorium
No Rounds

8:00 a.m.
Pulmonary Core Conference: C.R. 4B MMC
Dr. Amit Tibb
“Complications of swan ganz catheterization”

12:15 p.m.
Pituitary Conference, Building 1 C.R., 1N48, Jacobi

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7NW, Weiler:
Dr. Martin Cohen

5:00 p.m.
Division of Hepatology/MMC-AECOM
Liver Research Conference- Ullmann 623
Faculty & Staff Meeting

Wednesday, January 21st

8:30 a.m.   
I.D. Research Seminar: 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall, Forch.

9:30 a.m.
I.D. Research Seminar: 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall, Forch.
Bennett Lorber, M.D., Thomas M. Durant Professor of Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine
“Listeriosis”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW, Weiler:
Dr. Daniel Berkowitz

12:30 p.m.
Dermatology Clinical Diagnostic Conference, 2 A 3, VEH

2:15 p.m.
Liver Research Seminar, 623 Ullmann C.R.
No Seminar

4:45 p.m.
Pulmonary Curriculum Conference: Price Center, Room 251
Dr. Richard Novitch
“Pulmonary Rehabilitation”

Thursday, January 22nd

7:30 a.m.
Dermatology Grand Rounds – Live Case Viewing, MAP, 2nd Fl.

8:00 am
Dermatology Grand Rounds, Moses Library 2nd Fl.:

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
Future of Exceptional Longevity
Nir Barzilai, MD
The Ingeborg and Ira Leon Rennert Chair of Aging Research;
Professor of Medicine and Genetics;
Director, Institute for Aging Research,
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@AECOM, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall
(Please enter on the 2nd floor of the auditorium - sign-in sheets will be located there)

9:00 a.m.
Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series, Montefiore Residence 1, 3411 Wayne:

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
Frailty in the Elderly
Linda Fried, MD, MPH
Dean and DeLamar Professor, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 3 N1, JMC:
Dr. S. Baum

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW Weiler:
Dr. Shimon Hakshouri
Resident Board Review

5:00 p.m.
Renal Grand Rounds: TO BE ANNOUNCED

Friday, January 23rd

8:00 a.m.
Endocrine Conference, Price Center Block Research Pavilion, Room 351

9:00 a.m.
Rheumatology Grand Rounds, 601, Belfer:
Dr. James M. Pullman
Director, Surgical Pathology, MMC
“The 2004 ISN/RPS Lupus Glomerulonephritis Classification: Description and Follow-up”

9:00 a.m.
Hematology Grand Rounds, NW 2 Conference Room, Blue Zone,
Eric Bouhassira Ph.D., Professor of Medicine
TBA

9:00 a.m.
Diabetes Conference, Price Auditorium, 1st Floor
Dr. Maureen Charron, Department of Biochemsitry
“New Insights Into Glucagon Action in Health and Disease”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:
Grand Rounds
Dr. Mone Saidi
TBA

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 7 NW Weiler:

1:00 p.m.
Allergy/Immunology Conference, Mazer 2nd Fl., Immunology C.R.

2:00 p.m.
Rheumatology Walk Rounds, 412 C.R., JMC

January 12-16, 2009

Monday, January 12th

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:
Dr. Galanopoulou
“Introduction to Understanding ECG Reports and Management of Epilepsy Patients”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW, Weiler:
Dr. Ellen Harrison
“M & M”

Tuesday, January 13th

8:00 a.m.
Cardiology Grand Rounds, Weiler Auditorium
William A. Frishman, M.D., MACP, Barbara & William Rosenthal Professor of Medicine, and Chairman, Department of Medicine, New York Medical College, Director of Medicine, Westchester Medical Center
“Beta-Adrenergic Blockage: A Fifty Year Legacy”

8:00 a.m.
Pulmonary Core Conference:
TO BE ANNOUNCED

12:15 p.m.
Pituitary Conference, Building 1 C.R., 1N48, Jacobi

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7NW, Weiler:
Dr. Graciela Soto
“Sepsis & Septic Shock”

5:00 p.m.
Division of Hepatology/MMC-AECOM
Liver Research Conference – MMC Central Zone, C.R. 2nd Floor
Drs. Kate Tanaka, Joe Locker and Qiang Liu
“Pathology Case Discussion”
 
Wednesday, January 14th

8:30 a.m.   
I.D. Research Seminar: 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall, Forch.

9:30 a.m.
I.D. Research Seminar: 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall, Forch.
Dr. Jacqueline Achkar, M.D., M.S.
“Ethical Considerations about Reporting Research Results with Potential for Further Stigmatization of Undocumented Immigrants”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW, Weiler:
Dr. Alina Dulu & Dr. Ellen Harrison
“Critical Care Medicine”

12:30 p.m.
Dermatology Clinical Diagnostic Conference, 2 A 3, VEH

2:15 p.m.
Liver Research Seminar, 623 Ullmann C.R.
Yaakov Nahmias, Ph.D., Instructor in Surgery and Bioengineering, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
“Host Lipid Metabolism as a Target of Flavonoid-Derived CCV Antivirals”

4:45 p.m.
Pulmonary Curriculum Conference:
TO BE ANNOUNCED

Thursday, January 15th

7:30 a.m.
Dermatology Grand Rounds – Live Case Viewing, MAP, 2nd Fl.

8:00 am
Dermatology Grand Rounds, Moses Library 2nd Fl.:
Rabat M. Halder, M.D., Professor & Chairman, Department of Dermatology, Howard University
“Skin of Color”

8:00 a.m.
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, 1st Floor Auditorium, Forchheimer:
(Please enter on the 2nd floor of the auditorium - sign-in sheets will be located there)
Kenneth A. Bauer, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Chief, Hematology Section, VA Boston Healthcare System; Director, Thrombosis Clinical Research, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
"Advances in Anticoagulation: New Agents and Management Paradigms"

9:00 a.m.
Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series, Montefiore Residence 1, 3411 Wayne:

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 3 N1, JMC:
Dr. Chris Coyle

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW Weiler:
Dr. Shimon Hakshouri
Resident Board Review

5:00 p.m.
Renal Grand Rounds:
TO BE ANNOUNCED

Friday, January 16th

8:00 a.m.
Endocrine Conference, Price Center Block Research Pavilion, Room 351

9:00 a.m.
Rheumatology Grand Rounds, 601, Belfer:
Dr. Robert M. Clancy, Assistant Professor, Tisch Hospital
“A Widespread Upregulation of Membrane Endothelial Protein C. Receptor in the Vasculature of Patients with Active Nephritis and More Advanced Renal Insufficiency”

9:00 a.m.
Hematology Grand Rounds, NW 2 Conference Room, Blue Zone,
TBA

9:00 a.m.
Diabetes Conference, Price Auditorium, 1st Floor
Dr. David Dempster
“PTH: Feast or Famine – A Histomorphometrist’s View”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:
Grand Rounds
Dr. Rachel Miller
“Allergy and Immunology”

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 7 NW Weiler:

1:00 p.m.
Allergy/Immunology Conference, Mazer 2nd Fl., Immunology C.R.

2:00 p.m.
Rheumatology Walk Rounds, 412 C.R., JMC

January 5-9, 2009

Monday, January 5th

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:
Dr. Chang Shim
“Pulmonary”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW, Weiler:
Dr. Ellen Harrison
“M & M”

Tuesday, January 6th

8:00 a.m.
Cardiology Grand Rounds, Weiler Auditorium
Neil J. Weissman, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Georgetown University, Director, Cardiac Ultrasound & Ultrasound Core Labs, Cardiovascular Research Institute, President, MedStar Research Institute, Washington Hospital Center/DG
Diet Pills and Valvulopathy: What Have We Learned 10 Years Later?

8:00 a.m.
Pulmonary Core Conference: C.R. 4B MMC

12:15 p.m.
Pituitary Conference, Building 1 C.R., 1N48, Jacobi

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7NW, Weiler:
Dr. Amanda Raff
“Contrast Nephropathy”

5:00 p.m.
Division of Hepatology/MMC-AECOM
Liver Research Conference, General Clinical
MMC North West Pavilion, Neurology C.R., 1st Fl.
Dr. Paul Gaglio
“Liver Cancer”

Wednesday, January 7th

8:30 a.m.   
I.D. Research Seminar: 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall, Forch.
Fellow Presentations

9:30 a.m.
I.D. Research Seminar: 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall, Forch.
James Brust, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine (Division of Infectious Diseases & General Internal Medicine), MMC/AECOM
“Improving Treatment of MDR TB and HIV in Rural South Africa”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW, Weiler:
Dr. Andrew Berman
“Pulmonary”

12:30 p.m.
Dermatology Clinical Diagnostic Conference, 2 A 3, VEH

2:15 p.m.
Liver Research Seminar, 623 Ullmann C.R.
Nikolai A. Timchenko, Ph.D., Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pathology, Houston, Texas
“Control of Liver Biology by a Single Amino Acid of C/EBPa”

4:45 p.m.
Pulmonary Curriculum Conference: MMC C.R. 4B

Thursday, January 8th

7:30 a.m.
Dermatology Grand Rounds – Live Case Viewing, MAP, 2nd Fl.

8:00 am
Dermatology Grand Rounds, Moses Library 2nd Fl.:

8:00 a.m.
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, 1st Floor Auditorium, Forchheimer:
 (Please enter on the 2nd floor of the auditorium - sign-in sheets will be located there)
Sherry A. Glied, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Health Policy & Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
The U.S. Health Care System: Status and Prospects

9:00 a.m.
Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series, Montefiore Residence 1, 3411 Wayne:

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 3 N1, JMC:
Dr. Charles Nordin

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW Weiler:
Dr. Roy Goldberg
“Advance Directives”

5:00 p.m.
Renal Grand Rounds:
No Rounds

Friday, January 9th

8:00 a.m.
Endocrine Conference, Price Center Block Research Pavilion, Room 351

9:00 a.m.
Rheumatology Grand Rounds, 601, Belfer:
Dr. Petros V. Efthimiou, Chief, Division of Rheumatology, Lincoln Medical Center
“Adult Onset Still’s Disease in 2009: Are We Ready for First Line Biologic Therapy?

9:00 a.m.
Hematology Grand Rounds, NW 2 Conference Room, Blue Zone,
Jacob Rand, M.D., FACP, Hematology Laboratory, MMC
“The Antiphospholipid Syndrome”

9:00 a.m.
Diabetes Conference, Price Auditorium, 1st Floor:
Dr. Christopher Rhodes

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:
Grand Rounds
Dr. Ruth Freeman
“Osteoporosis”

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 7 NW Weiler:

1:00 p.m.
Allergy/Immunology Conference, Mazer 2nd Fl., Immunology C.R.

2:00 p.m.
Rheumatology Walk Rounds, 412 C.R., JMC

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