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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

May 2006 • 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

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Questions? Call 301-496-2563 or contact us

Wednesday, May 3
12 noon - 1 p.m.
Ethics Rounds

Research With Adults Who Cannot Consent: When Is It Ethical?
Donald Rosenstein, M.D.
Acting Clinical Director and Chief, Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison Service, NIMH
Patricia Kvochak, J.D.
Deputy NIH Legal Advisor
Robert Conley, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacy Science, University of Maryland, Baltimore
Watch the archived video 

Wednesday, May 10
12 noon - 1 p.m.
Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers

Mysterious Cases
Faith Fitzgerald, M.D.
Assistant Dean of the Humanities and Bioethics, University of California, Davis
Watch the archive video 

Wednesday, May 17
12 noon - 1 p.m

Childhood-Onset Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Are Contamination Fears Justified?
Susan E. Swedo, M.D.
Chief, Pediatrics and Developmental Neuropsychiatry Branch, NIMH

Cytokine-Induced Neuropsychiatric Toxicity
Donald Rosenstein, M.D.
Acting Clinical Director and Chief, Psychiatry Consultation-Liaison Service, NIMH

Wednesday, May 24

No Grand Rounds
NIH Postbaccalaureate Research Festival.
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Wednesday, May 31
12 noon - 1 p.m.

HIV and Other Emerging Causes of Pulmonary Hypertension Pathophysiology and Clinical Significance in Hemoglobinopathies
Roberto F. Machado, M.D.
Staff Clinician, Vascular Medicine Branch, NHLBI

HIV and Pulmonary Hypertension: The San Francisco Perspective
Priscilla Hsue, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco

Management Strategies
Christopher Barnett M.D., M.P.H.
Fellow, Critical Care Medicine Department, CC

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.â„¢ 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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