Skip to main content
NIH Clinical Center
  Home | Contact Us | Site Map | Search
About the Clinical Center
For Researchers and Physicians
Participate in Clinical Studies

Back to: Clinical Center Home Page
This file is provided for reference purposes only. It was current when it was produced, but it is no longer maintained and may now be out of date. Persons with disabilities having difficulty accessing information may contact us for assistance. For reliable, current information on this and other health topics, we recommend consulting the NIH Clinical Center at

 Clinical Center Grand Rounds

 Clinical Center Grand Rounds

Schedule for March 1998

Wednesday, March 4
noon-1 p.m.


DNR in the OR

Robert Wittes, M.D., Director, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, NCI, Moderator

H. Richard Alexander, M.D., Head, Surgical Metabolism Section, Surgery Branch, NCI, Presenter


Bob Truog, M.D., Director, Medical Intensive Care Unit, Children's Hospital, Boston, Guest Discussant


Wednesday, March 11
noon-1:30 p.m.*

Drugs and the Brain: A Science-Based View of Drug Abuse and Addiction

Alan I. Leshner, Ph.D., Director, NIDA

Tumor Specific Translocations as Targets for Immunotherapy

Lee J. Helman, M.D., Chief, Pediatric Oncology Branch, Division of Clinical Sciences, NCI

A Live Interactive Video Conference to 50 Medical Schools and 1,000 hospitals across the country. Broadcast Live on NIH Campus Channel 41


Wednesday, March 18
noon-1 p.m.

New Feature


A Case of Progressive Pulmonary Infiltrates

Henry Masur, M.D., Chief, Critical Care Medicince Department, CC, Moderator


Wednesday, March 25
noon-1 p.m.

Bench to Bedside

Combined Visual and Drug Activation During PET: Implications for Augmenting Cholinergic Therapy in Alzheimer's Disease

Trey Sunderland, M.D., Chief, Geriatric Psychiatry Branch, NIMH


Marc J. Mentis, M.D., Visiting Scientist, Laboratory of Neurosciences, NIA

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

The National Institutes of Health/The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences, Inc. designates this continuing medical education activity for 1 credit hour in Category 1 of the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he or she actually spent in the educational activity.

Videoconferences are 90 minutes.

Questions about rounds? Call Clinical Center Communications, 301-496-2563. Comments on this site?

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

top | cc home page | nih home page

Archived Spiderweb The information on this page is archived and provided for reference purposes only.

This page last reviewed on 09/9/09

National Institutes
of Health
  Department of Health
and Human Services
NIH Clinical Center National Institutes of Health