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Grand Rounds Lecture Schedule

May 2013 • 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm • Lipsett Amphitheater

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Renal Complications after Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation:
Transplant-Associated Thrombotic Microangiopathy

Meryl Waldman, MD
Staff Clinician, Kidney Disease Section, Kidney Diseases Branch, NIDDK

Current Approaches to Assessing Kidney Function: Who, How, and Why?
Jeffrey B. Kopp, MD
Senior Investigator, Kidney Disease Section, Kidney Diseases Branch, NIDDK

Lecture on Videocast (212 MB)
Evaluation Form* (335 KB)

Wednesday, May 8, 2013
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Blending Clinical Care and Research: A Clinical Research Nursing Model of Care
Clare Hastings, RN, PhD, FAAN
Chief Nurse Officer, Nursing and Patient Care Services, CC

Barbara A. Jordan, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Nursing Service Chief, Neurosciences and Behavioral Health /Pediatrics, CC
Lecture will be held in Masur Auditorium

Lecture on Videocast (163 MB)
Evaluation Form* (337 KB)

Wednesday, May 15, 2013
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Contemporary Clinical Medicine: Great Teachers
Hepatitis C: From Hippocrates to Cure

Harvey J. Alter, MD, MACP
Distinguished NIH Investigator
Chief, Clinical Studies and Associate Director for Research,
Department of Transfusion Medicine, CC

Lecture on Videocast (223 MB)
Evaluation Form* (329 KB)

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Clinicopathologic Grand Rounds: Clinical Cases from the NIH Clinical Center
When Anti-retroviral Therapy is Not Enough

Virginia Sheikh, MD
Staff Clinician, Laboratory of Immunoregulation, NIAID

Avi Rosenberg, MD, Clinical Fellow, Laboratory of Pathology, Center for Cancer Research, NCI;
Aradhana M. Venkatesan, MD; Staff Clinician, Radiology and Imaging Sciences, CC;
Thomas Uldrick, MD, Staff Clinician, HIV and AIDS Malignancy Branch, NCI

Lecture on Videocast (247 MB)
Evaluation Form* (355 KB)

Wednesday, May 29, 2013
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Inflammation in Epilepsy: A New Pathophysiologic Mechanism?
William H. Theodore, MD
Chief, Clinical Epilepsy Section, NINDS and Professor of Neurology,
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

PET Imaging of P-gp: An Efflux Transporter that Protects the Brain but Also Causes Drug Resistance
Robert B. Innis, MD, PhD
Chief, Molecular Imaging Branch, NIMH

Lecture on Videocast (266 MB)
Evaluation Form* (147 KB)

* NOTE: To receive credit for attendance, this form must be returned to the Office of Clinical Research Training and Medical Education by 4 pm on the day of the lecture. Please fax forms to 301-435-5275. For CC Grand Rounds CME inquires, contact Daniel McAnally at 301-496-9425 or

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
The Center for Information Technology (CIT) makes special NIH events, seminars, and lectures available to viewers on the VideoCast web site. VideoCasting is the method of electronically streaming digitally encoded video and audio data from a server to a client. Streaming files are not downloaded, but rather are broadcast in a manner similar to television broadcasts . The videos are processed by a compression program into a streaming format and delivered in a staggered fashion to minimize impact upon the network and maximize the experience of the content for the viewer. When users request a streaming file they will receive an initial burst of data after a short delay (file latency). While content is being viewed, the streaming server machine and software continues to "stream" data in such a manner that the viewer experiences no break in the content. Questions: Call 301-496-0080. Viewers from outside the NIH network can download the lastest free tools:

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 and Media Relations at 301-496-0080. TTY users, please call through the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.

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