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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

October 2007 • 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

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    Questions? Call 301-496-2563 or contact us.

Wednesday, October 3
12 noon - 1 p.m.

    Ethics Rounds
    Phase 1 Research: Who Should Be Excluded?
    Leonard Glantz, J.D.
    Associate Dean, Academic Affairs
    Professor, Health Law, Bioethics and Human Rights
    Boston University
    Lecture will be videocast,

Wednesday, October 10
12 noon - 1 p.m.  

    Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers
    The Osteoporosis Revolution
    Lawrence G. Raisz, M.D.
    Board Trustees Distinguished Professor of Medicine
    Associate Director, New England Musculoskeletal Institute
    Director, University of Connecticut Center for Osteoporosis
    University of Connecticut Health Center
    Lecture will be videocast,

Wednesday, October 17
12 noon - 1 p.m. 

    Sialic Acid Deficiency in Myopathy and Nephropathy: Pathogenesis and Treatment
    William A. Gahl, M.D., Ph.D.
    Clinical Director, NHGRI
    Head, Section on Human Biochemical Genetics, Medical Genetics Branch, NHGRI
    Marjan Huizing, Ph.D.
    Head, Cell Biology of Metabolic Disorders Unit
    Medical Genetics Branch, NHGRI

Wednesday, October 24
12 noon - 1 p.m.  

    New Research Directions in the Treatment of Mood Disorders
    Carlos A. Zarate, Jr., M.D.
    Chief, Experimental Therapeutics, Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, NIMH

Wednesday, October 31
12 noon - 1 p.m.  

    Seventh Annual John Doppman Memorial Lecture for Imaging Sciences
    Image-Guided Cancer Treatment: The Science and Vision of an Emerging Field
    J. William Charboneau, M.D.
    Professor of Radiology
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
    Rochester, Minnesota


50th Anniversary Grand Rounds

Past Rounds

All health-care professionals are invited to attend the Clinical Center Grand Rounds Series (September 1, 2007 - August 31, 2008). 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 scientific discovery and clinical advances, and (3) information and opportunities to increase and improve collaboration among investigators.

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 44 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 accommodation to participate in this event should contact the Office of Clinical Center Communications at least five days in advance. Call 301-496-2563. TTY users, please call through the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.

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