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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

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

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Wednesday, March 1
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Trans-Institute Lymphatic Research Program
    Overview of Lymphatic Function and Disease
    Stanley G. Rockson, M.D.
    Associate Professor of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine

    Nuclear Entry Defects Underlying Sex Reversal and Lymphedema
    John A. Hanover, Ph.D.
    Chief, Laboratory of Cell Biochemistry and Biology, NIDDK

    Are We Nave in Analysis of Immunologic Abnormalities in Lymphatic Disorders
    Ivan J. Fuss, M.D.
    Staff Scientist, Laboratory of Host Defenses, NIAID

Wednesday, March 8
12 noon - 1 p.m.
Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers

    Zoonoses: Where the Wild Things Are
    Arnold N. Weinberg, M.D.
    Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
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Wednesday, March 15
12 noon - 1 p.m

    Targeting Insulin Sensitivity in the Management of Cardiovascular Disease
    Michael N. Sack, M.D., Ph.D.
    Tenure-Track Investigator, Cardiovascular Branch, NHLBI

    Genetic Insights into Atherosclerosis and Heart Disease
    Paul M. Hwang, M.D., Ph.D.
    Tenure-Track Investigator, Cardiovascular Branch, NHLBI

Wednesday, March 22
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    HIV Vaccine Development: A Global Imperative
    Barney S. Graham, M.D., Ph.D.
    Chief, Viral Pathogenesis Laboratory, Chief, Clinical Trials Core, NIAID

    Genetic Origins of Congenital Cataracts
    J. Fielding Hejtmancik, M.D., Ph.D.
    Medical Officer, Chief, Molecular Ophthalmic Genetics Section, NEI

Wednesday, March 29
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Regulation of Allergic Reactions by G-Protein-Coupled Signal Transduction
    Kirk Druey, M.D.
    Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, NIAID

    Cyclic Nucleotide Phosphodiesterases: Therapeutic Targets Above and Below the Diaphragm
    Vincent Manganiello, M.D., Ph.D.
    Chief, Section on Biochemical Physiology, NHLBI

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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