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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

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

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Wednesday, September 7

Risk Assessment of the Allergenic Potential of Modified Foods
Dean Metcalfe, M.D.
Head, Mast Cell Biology Section and Chief, Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, NIAID

Monitoring Graft-Mediated T-Cell Responses In Vitro after Allotransplantation for Renal Cell Carcinoma
Roger Kurlander, M.D.
Staff Clinician, Director of the Molecular Hematology Laboratory, Department of Laboratory Medicine,CC

Wednesday, September 14

Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers

Hormone Replacement Therapy
Deborah Grady, M.D., Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California
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Wednesday, September 21

B19 Parvovirus: Bench to Bedside and Beyond
Neal Young, M.D.
Chief, Hematology Branch, NHLBI

Chronic Myeloid Leukemia: Are Tyrosine Kinases the Whole Story?
John M. Goldman, D.M., FRCP
Fogarty Scholar, Hematology Branch, NHLB

Wednesday, September 28

Ethics Rounds

Can Patients Be Involuntarily Detained When They May Pose a Risk to Others?
Lawrence O. Gostin, J.D.,Professor of Law, Georgetown University; Professor of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University; and the Director of the Center for Law and the Public’s Health, Johns Hopkins and Georgetown Universities

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50th Anniversary Grand Rounds

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All healthcare professionals are invited to CC Grand Rounds. This is part of the Grand Rounds Series (September 1, 2005 - August 31, 2006). 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, Magnuson Center, 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. Visit for more information.

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 42 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.

Visit the Clinical Center Grand Rounds Web Site at Report changes of address to Clinical Center Communications at 301-496-2563.

Page last updated: September 16, 2005

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