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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

April 2005 • 12:00 noon 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

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Wednesday, April 6
12:00 noon 1:00 pm


    Sharing Results of Genetic Research Tests with Minors
    Kurt Hirschhorn, M.D.
    Professor Emeritus, Department of Pediatrics
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine

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Wednesday, April 13
12:00 noon 1:00 pm

    Great Teachers

    Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Scourge of the Elderly, Hope for the Future
    Stuart L. Fine, M.D.
    Professor of Ophthalmology; Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology
    Director, Scheie Eye Institute
    University of Pennsylvania Health System

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Wednesday, April 20
12:00 noon 1:00 pm

    Chronic Kidney Disease in the United States: Prevention, Detection and Treatment
    Thomas Hostetter, M.D.
    Director, National Kidney Disease Education Program
    Senior Scientific Adviser
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

    Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis: A Common Cause of Renal Disease in Minorities
    Jeffrey Kopp, M.D.
    Staff Clinician, Kidney Disease Section, Metabolic Diseases Branch
    National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Wednesday, April 27
12:00 noon 1:00 pm

    Clinical Microbiology: The Role of Genomics in Diagnostic Testing
    Patrick Murray, Ph.D.
    Chief of Microbiology
    Department of Laboratory Medicine
    National Institutes of Health Clinical Center

    That "Spring" in Your Step: Dynamic Joint Bracing for Enhanced Function
    Steven Stanhope, Ph.D.
    Director, Physical Disabilities Branch, Rehabilitation Medicine Department
    National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

50th Anniversary Grand Rounds

Past Rounds

All healthcare professionals are invited to CC Grand Rounds. This is part of the Grand Rounds Series (September 1, 2004 - August 31, 2005). Participants will be provided with, (1) options and alternatives that will guide clinical practice, (2) practical information about clinical research principles based on state-of-the-art information about scientific discovery and clinical advances, and (3) information and opportunities to increase and improve collaboration among investigators. Lectures will be held in the Lipsett Amphitheater, First Floor, Clinic Building (ACRF), Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD. Parking is very limited on the NIH campus, but Medical Center Metro Station on the Red line is within a 10-minute walk of the Clinical Center. Metro buses J2 and J3, and Montgomery County Ride-On Bus #35 all stop right at the Medical Center Metro. If you must drive, please park in the overflow lot (see map and directions on back). This is Mid-Pike Plaza, located north of NIH at Montrose Road 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 red-parking stickers. The National Institutes of Health/Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (NIH/FAES) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The NIH/FAES designates this educational activity for 1 credit per session up to a maximum of 40 category 1 credits toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those credits that he/she actually spent in the activity. Reasonable Accommodations: If you require special accommodations to participate, please provide information about your requirements to Clinical Center Communications at 301-496-2563/TTY 301-402-1242 at least five business days in advance of lecture.

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