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On the Frontline of Medical Discovery

Clinical Center Grand Rounds

Lipsett Amphitheater • noon - 1 pm

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November 2000

Wednesday, November 1
noon-1 p.m.

Advances in the Treatment of HIV-Associated Lymphomas
Wyndam Wilson, M.D., Ph.D., Senior Investigator, Medicine Branch, Divison of Clinical Sciences, NCI

Central Neuropathic Pain Following Spinal Cord Injury

Christine Sang, M.D., M.P.H., Director, Clinical Trials Program, Massachusetts General Hospital Pain Center and Assistant Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Wednesday, November 8
noon-1 p.m.

Evolving Concepts in Organ Transplantation Tolerance
Allan Kirk, M.D., Ph.D., Chief, Transplantation Section, Organ and Tissue Transplant Program, NIDDK

The Heart of the Matter: Heart Disease in African American Women
Anne Sumner, M.D., Clinical Investigator, Diabetes Branch, NIDDK

Wednesday, November 15
noon-1 p.m.

Bench to Bedside

Toward a Biology of Autism: A Possible Role for Neuropeptides and Neurotrophins
Karin B. Nelson, M.D., Acting Chief, Neuroepidemiology Branch, CNP, DIR, NINDS

Douglas Brenneman, Ph.D., Chief, Section on Developmental and Molecular Pharmacology, LDN, NICHD

Bai Lu, Ph.D., Chief, Unit on Synapse Development and Plasticity, NICHD

Wednesday, November 22
noon-1 p.m.


Wednesday, November 29
noon-1 p.m.


Glucocorticoids and Inflammation: The State-of-the-Art

Denis Franchimont, M.D., Guest Investigator, Pediatric and Reproductive Endocrinology Branch, NICHD and Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Brussels, Belgium, 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.

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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.

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