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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds Lecture Schedule

September 2011 • 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

Wednesday, September 7, 2011
12 noon - 1 p.m.

The Role of BRCA1 and BRCA2 in Caucasian and African-American Women in a Population-Based Study
Elaine Ostrander, Ph.D., Senior Investigator and Chief, Cancer Genetics Branch, NHGRI

Hemolysis and Personalized Medicine in Sickle Cell Disease: A Global Perspective
James G. Taylor, M.D., Assistant Clinical Investigator, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Branch, NHLBI

Lecture on videocast, Flash icon (228 MB)
Evaluation Form* (77 KB)

Wednesday, September 14, 2011
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Psychiatric Consultations: Lessons Learned in 2011
Maryland Pao, M.D., Clinical Director, NIMH

Lecture on videocast, Flash icon (197 MB)
Evaluation Form* (63 KB)

Wednesday, September 21, 2011
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM): Molecular Insights Lead to Targeted Therapies
Joel Moss, M.D., Ph.D., Deputy Chief, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Branch, NHLBI

The Multicenter International LAM Efficacy of Sirolimus (MILES) Trial
Francis X. McCormack, M.D., Gordon and Helen Taylor Professor and Director, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, The University of Cincinnati School of Medicine

Lecture on videocast, Flash icon (210 MB)
Evaluation Form* (70 KB)

Wednesday, September 28, 2011 - CANCELLED
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Tweaking Energy Metabolism to Prevent and Treat Neurological Disorders
Mark P. Mattson, Ph.D., Chief, Laboratory of Neurosciences, NIA-IRP

Willie Sutton’s Getaway Car and the Pathogenesis of Parkinson’s Disease
David S. Goldstein, M.D., Ph.D., Chief, Clinical Neurocardiology Section, Clinical Neurosciences Program, NINDS


Continuing Medical Education (CME) activities offered by NIH are jointly sponsored in partnership with The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.  [disclaimer]

Activity Description
The weekly Clinical Center Grand Rounds provide a mechanism for presentations on state-of-the-art discoveries.

Who Should Attend
All physicians, allied health professionals, and non-clinical scientists are invited to attend the Clinical Center Grand Rounds Series.

After attending the activity, participants will be able to (1) define options and alternatives that will guide clinical practice, (2) evaluate practical information presented about clinical research principles based on state-of-the-art scientific discovery and clinical advances, and (3) analyze information and opportunities to increase and improve collaboration among investigators.

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health. The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this live activity for 1 credit per session for a maximum of 44 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Policy on Speaker and Provider Disclosure
It is the policy of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and the NIH that the speaker and provider disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine OCME has established policies in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity. Detailed disclosure will be made in the activity materials.

Videocast Information
Viewing of the videotaped lectures requires RealPlayer software and a 220Kbps LAN or 56Kbps dial-up connection bandwidth. NIH users can download RealPlayer Enterprise for Windows or RealOne for Mac. Viewers from outside the NIH network can download the latest free version of RealPlayer software from Real Networks [disclaimer]. Questions: Call 301-496-2563 or contact us.

Reasonable Accommodations
Sign language interpreters will be provided. Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event should contact the Clinical Center Office of Communications, Patient Recruitment and Public Liaison at 301-496-2563. TTY users, please call through the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.

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