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Clinical Center Grand Rounds

July 1996

Schedule of Topics and Speakers

Wednesday, July 3
12 noon - 1 p.m.

Immunocompetence and T cell Regeneration: Pathways, Problems, and Prospects for Therapy
Ronald Gress, M.D., Head, Transplantation Immunology and Transplantation Therapy Sections, NCI (Benchwork)
Crystal Mackall, M.D., Fellow, Pediatric Branch, NCI (Bedside Implementation)

Wednesday, July 10
12 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Epstein-Barr Virus and the Immune System: Hide and Seek
Jeffrey Cohen, M.D., Head, Molecular Virology Unit, Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Clinical Investigation, NIAID

Prevention of AIDS-related Opportunitstic Infections
Henry Masur, M.D., Chief, Critical Care Medicine Department, CC

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

Bench to Bedside
Recent Advances in Hypoparathyroidism: Molecular Mechanisms and New Approaches to Treatment
Jeffrey Baron, M.D., Chief, Unit on Growth and Development, Developmental Endocrinology Branch, NICHD (Benchwork)
Karen Winer, M.D., IRTA Fellow, NICHD (Bedside Implementation)

Wednesday, July 24
12 noon - 1:00 p.m.

Bringing Graft Versus Leukemia to the Bedside After Bone Marrow Transplantation
John Barrett, M.D., Chief, Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, Hematology Branch, NHLBI

Onchocerciasis ('River Blindness'): An Ancient Scourge with Prospects for Elimination
Thomas Nutman, M.D., Head, Helminth Immunology Section, NIAID

Wednesday, July 31
12 noon - 1:30 p.m.

Renal Diseases in African-Americans
Jeffrey Kopp, M.D., Senior Clinical Investigator, Kidney Disease Section, NIDDK (Moderator)


All health care professionals are invited to CC Grand Rounds. Lectures will be held in the Lipsett Amphitheater, First Floor, Clinic Building, (ACRF), Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD. Parking is very limited on the NIH campus, but Medical Center Metro Station on the Red line is within a 10-minute walk of the Clinical Center. Metrobuses J2 and J3, and Montgomery County Ride-On Bus #35 all stop right in front of the Clinical Center.

If you must drive, please park in the overflow lot (see map and directions on back). This is Mid-Pike Plaza, located north of NIH at Montrose Rd. and Rockville Pike. This lot is served by shuttle buses, which run to the Clinical Center every 20 minutes. For permits or shuttle schedules, call the Clinical Center Special Events Section at 496-3475. Parking in the P-3 level of the ACRF garage is intended for patients, their visitors, and staff members with handicap-parking stickers.

The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences/National Institutes of Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences/National Institutes of Health designates this continuing medical education activity for 1 credit hour in Category 1 of the Physician's Recognition Award of the American Medical Association.


National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center (CC)
Bethesda, Maryland 20892

Last modified 6/28/96

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National Institutes of Health (NIH), Warren Grant MagnusonClinical Center (CC) Bethesda, Maryland 20892. Updated 4/22/98

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