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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

June 2006 • 12:00 noon 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

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Wednesday, June 7
12 noon - 1 p.m.
Contemporary Clinical Medicine Great Teachers

    2006 John Laws Decker Memorial Lecture
    Designing Clinical Studies: Lessons from Cushing’s Syndrome

    Lynnette Nieman, M.D.
    Senior Investigator, Reprodctive Biology and Medicine Branch, NICHD
    Associate Director, Inter-Institute Endocrinology Training Program, NICHD-NIDDK
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Wednesday, June 14
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Physical Activity and Breast Cancer
    Jennifer Eng-Wong, M.D., M.P.H.
    Staff Clinician, Medical Oncology Branch, CCR, NCI
    Vitamin C and Its Tight Control in Humans: Consequences for Health, Disease and Disease Treatment
    Mark Levine, M.D.
    Chief, Molecular and Clinical Nutrition Section, NIDDK

Wednesday, June 21
12 noon - 1 p.m

    HIV-Related Opportunistic Infections in the Era of HAART
    Joseph A. Kovacs, M.D.
    Senior Investigator, Head, AIDS Section, Critical Care Medicine Department, CC

    The Dark Side of HAART: Metabolic Complications of HIV Therapy
    Caryn G. Morse, M.D., M.P.H.
    Staff Clinician, Critical Care Medicine Department, CC

Wednesday, June 28
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Re-Establishing Volitional Swallowing in Chronic Pharyngeal Dysphagia
    Christy L. Ludlow, Ph.D.
    Chief, Laryngeal and Speech Section, Medical Neurology Branch, NINDS

    Anti-Angiogenic Agents and Prostate Cancer
    William L. Dahut, M.D.
     Chief, Genitourinary Clinical Research Section, Medical Oncology Branch, CCR, NCI

50th Anniversary Grand Rounds

Past Rounds

All health-care 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 are held in the Lipsett Amphitheater, First Floor, Magnuson Center, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD. Parking is limited. Visit for information on visiting the campus.

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 a maximum of 42 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Reasonable Accommodations: Individuals with disabilities who need sign language interpreters and/or reasonable accomodation to participate in this event should contact the Office of Clinical Center Communications at 301-496-2563 or through the Federal Relay at 1-800-877-8339. Please make requests at least five business days in advance of the event.

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