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February 2000

CME available. Questions? Call 301-496-2563. Contact Us.

Wednesday, February 2
noon-1 p.m.


When Is it Ethical to Refuse to Care for a Patient?

Howard Brody, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Center for Ethics and Humanities in the Life Sciences, Michigan State University, Guest Discussant

Ezekiel Emanuel, M.D., Ph.D., Chief, Department of Clinical Bioethics, CC, Moderator

Wednesday, February 9
noon-1 p.m.

Bench to Bedside

Novel Strategies for the Treatment of Systemic Prostate Cancer

William L. Dahut, M.D., Head, Prostate Cancer Clinic, Medicine Branch, NCI

Philip Arlen, M.D., Clinical Special Expert, Division of Basic Sciences, Laboratory of Tumor Immunology and Biology, NCI

Wednesday, February 16
noon-1 p.m.

The Myth of Winter Holiday Weight Gain

Jack A. Yanovski, M.D., Ph.D., Head, Unit on Growth and Obesity, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD

The Use of DNA Microarray Chips in the Study of Human Diseases

Richard Lempicki, Ph.D., Scientist, Clinical Services Program, SAIC, NCI-Frederick Cancer Research and Development Center

Sponsored by the Clinical Research Special Interest Group

Feb. 18, 2000
Noon to 1 p.m. (Eastern Time)

Drug Interactions with Complementary Medicines

Clinical Center Roundtable airs live on GE TiP-TV and CenterNet, the Academic Health Center Network. Campus viewers can watch the program live in Lipsett Amphitheater in Building 10.

Wednesday, February 23
noon-1 p.m.


Pathogenesis and Treatment of Early Synovitis

Hani El-Gabalawy, M.D., Coordinator, Synovitis Project, Arthritis and Rheumatism Branch, NIAMS, Moderator

All health-care professionals are invited to CC Grand Rounds. Participants will be provided state-or-the-art research on the latest scientific advances in the field of biomedical research. Lectures will be held in the Lipsett Amphitheater, First Floor, Clinic Building, (ACRF), Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland. Parking is very limited on the NIH campus, but Medical Center Station on the Red line is within a 10-minute walk of the Clinical Center.

Directions to the Clinical Center | Directions in the Clinical Center| the Metro

If you must drive, please park in the overflow lot. This is Mid-Pike Plaza, located north of NIH at Montrose Rd. and Rockville Pike. This lot is served by shuttle buses, which run to the Clinical Center every 20 minutes. Parking in the P-3 level of the ACRF garage is intended for patients, their visitors, and staff members with handicap-parking stickers.

The National Institutes of Health /The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

The National Institutes of Health/The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences, Inc. designates this continuing medical education activity for 1 hour per session up to a maximum of 48 hours in category 1 of the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he or she actually spent in the educational activity.

Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities: If you require special accomodations to participate, please provide information about your requirements to Clinical Center Communications at 301-496-2563 at least five business days in advance of lecture.

Questions about the Clinical Center or CC Grand Rounds? Contact Us

Or call: (301) 496-2563

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