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Apr 27Dr. Dong Kim, Chair, Vivian L. Smith Department of Neurosurgery, UTHealth Medical School presents Mischer Neuroscience Institute Research Forum The Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine , 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Apr 27, 2015 Monday, April 27, 2015 1 to 2:30 p.m. Update from the NINDS Walter Koroshetz, M.D., Acting Director Results of the ARUBA Trial J.P. Mohr, M.D., Columbia University Medical Center The Brown Foundation Institute of Molecular Medicine 1825 Pressler Street Houston, Texas 77030 Seating is limited; please RSVP at: http://neuro.memorialhermann.org/classes-events/april-27-the-mischer-neuroscience-institute-research-forum-the-brown-foundation-institute-of-molecular-medicine-0d650198-35bc-e411-b04e-005056a7539f/
Apr 27Integrative Biology and Pharmacology presents Integrative Biology and Pharmacology Seminar Series MSB 2.135 , 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Apr 27, 2015 “Novel Applications of Human Liver Chimeric Mice” Speaker: Karl-Dimiter Bissig M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor Baylor College of Medicine Center for Cell and Gene Therapy Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Center Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology Hosted By: Dr. Rebecca Berdeaux Location: 6431 Fannin Street MSB 2.135 Houston, TX 77030
Apr 28Department of Pediatrics presents Pediatric Grand Rounds MSB 2.103 , 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Apr 28, 2015 Topic-Is Sublingual/oral allergen immunotherapy so hard to swallow? Presenter: Dat Tran, Md, FAAAAI, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Research Center Allergy, Immunology, Rheumatology UT Health Science Center at Houston
Apr 29Family Medicine presents Family & Community Medicine Grand Rounds MSB 2.135 , 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Apr 29, 2015 Lecture topic is "Gestational Diabetes." Guest speaker is Dr. Clara Ward, Asst. Professor in Dept. of OB/GYN.
Apr 30Microbiology & Molecular Genetics Seminar Series MSB 2.135 , 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Apr 30, 2015 "Immunopharmacology of Echinocandins" PRESENTED BY: Dimitrios P. Kontoyiannis, M.D.,ScD, FACP, FIDSA, Francis King Black Endowed Professor, Infectious Diseases Deputy Head, Division of Internal Medicine UT MD Anderson Cancer Center HOST: Michael Lorenz, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
May 1UTMSH AME / UTMB AMT / BCM ADE presents 2015 Joint Educational Symposium Marriott Houston South at Hobby Airport , –
May 1, 2015 The UTHealth Medical School Academy of Master Educators, UTMB Academy of Master Teachers, and Baylor College of Medicine Academy of Distinguished Educators are pleased to announce the annual joint educational symposium meeting. Guest Speaker: Aviad Haramati, Ph.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine. Topic: An Innovative Approach to Addressing Faculty Stress & Burnout. Early registration is now available online for $115. We would like to encourage your participation by way of poster presentation, workshop, small group discussion, oral presentation and/or demonstration, and judging. The deadline for submission of an abstract is March 27th. http://www.utmb.edu/AMT/Symposium/2015.asp
May 2Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, Mischer Neuroscience Institute, and UTHealth Medical School presents Pediatric Neuroscience Symposium 2015 Hermann Pavilion Conference Room; Ground Floor , –
May 2, 2015 The one-day conference for pediatricians and other pediatric clinical providers will address current and changing concepts in the care of children with neurological conditions. • You will be better able to recognize and diagnose neurological problems in the pediatric patient. • You will be able to incorporate guidelines for more effective management of the pediatric patient with neurological disease in your office practice. • You will be able to identify available alternatives in the treatment of neurological disease in infants and children. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Texas Medical Association (TMA) through the joint providership of Memorial Hermann Health System and the UTHealth Medical School. The Memorial Hermann Health System is accredited by the TMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Memorial Hermann Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Participants should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The presentation, “Case Studies: Neurological Indicators” has been designated by Memorial Hermann Health System for .5 credit of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility. Register online at cmetracker.net/MH/ Registration Fees: • Physicians: $75 • NP, RN, PA: $50 • Residents/Fellows: No charge Questions? Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org Complimentary parking only at: Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza Garage 6400 Fannin Houston, TX 77030 Walking directions to the conference center: 1. From the MHMP Parking Garage, access Level 2 and walk across the Skybridge (crossing over Fannin St.) 2. Proceed down escalators to the Cullen Atrium. 3. To the left of Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital’s elevators, descend escalators to the ground floor; conference center is at the bottom of the escalator. Directional posters will be displayed to assist you. For questions regarding the CME event, please email: email@example.com
May 4Integrative Biology and Pharmacology presents Integrative Biology and Pharmacology Seminar Series MSB 2.135 , 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
May 4, 2015 “Exploiting mechanistic insights into somatostatin action to develop better drugs for neuroendocrine tumors.” Speaker: Agnes Schonbrunn, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Hosted By: Dr. Kartik Venkatachalam Location: 6431 Fannin Street MSB 2.135 Houston, TX 77030
May 11Dr. Lei Zheng/Dr. Charles O. Rock presents Center for Membrane Biology Seminar Series MSB 2.135 , 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
May 11, 2015 Seminar Speaker: Charles O. Rock, Ph.D. Director, Protein Production Facility Department of Infectious Diseases St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Memphis, Tennessee Seminar Title: How Pathogens Utilize Host Fatty Acids Host: Dr. Lei Zheng
May 11Integrative Biology and Pharmacology presents Integrative Biology and Pharmacology Seminar Series MSB 2.135 , 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
May 11, 2015 “Small molecule modulators of circadian rhythm and energy metabolism” Speaker: Zheng (Jake) Chen, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Hosted By: Dr. Yi-Ping Li Location: 6431 Fannin Street MSB 2.135 Houston, TX 77030
May 14Microbiology & Molecular Genetics Seminar Series MSB 2.135 , 10:30 am – 11:30 am
May 14, 2015 "The origin of life: Did it all start with RNA and in a small pond?" PRESENTED BY: Dr. Antonio Lazcano Professor Miembro de El Colegio Nacional and Facultad de Ciencias Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México HOSTED BY: The Postdoctoral Fellows of the Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
May 19Dianne Kirven presents Celebration of Teaching Excellence MSB 5.001 (Fifth Floor Gallery) , 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
May 19, 2015 Annual reception held for faculty recipients of various teaching awards.
May 25Memorial Day –
May 25, 2015 UTHealth closed in observance of Memorial Day
May 29Commencement Commencement , 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
May 29, 2015 Commencement speaker for the Class of 2015 is Dr. Giuseppe Colasurdo.
Jul 10Department Of Neurology presents 8th Annual Yatsu Day Symposium Cooley Center , –
Jul 10, 2015 8th Annual Yatsu Day Symposium: Each year, our department hosts a symposium in stroke in honor of Dr. Frank Yatsu, who was a former chairman and faculty in our department. This year, the symposium theme is “Stroke Recovery in the 21st Century.” The target audience are stroke specialists, other health care colleagues who take care of stroke patients, neurorehabilitation specialists, general PM&R physicians, physical and occupational therapists and nurses, as well as students, residents and fellows. The symposium is Friday, July 10, 2015 in the Texas Medical Center at the Cooley Center in Houston, TX and is free to all attendees. To register: https://cmetracker.net/UTMB/Catalog UTHealth at Houston School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation The activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.