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Rounds | Current Grand Rounds
Schedule for May 1998
Wednesday, May 6
ETHICS GRAND ROUNDS
Informed Consent with Cognitively Impaired Research Subjects
Robert Wittes, M.D., Director, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis,
Ruth Dukoff, M.D., Senior Staff Fellow, Geriatric Psychiatry Branch,
Paul S. Applebaum, M.D., A.F. Zeleznik Distinguished Professor of Psychiatry,
Chairman of Psychiatry, and Director of Law and Psychiatry Program, University
of Massachusetts Medical School, Guest Discussant
Wednesday, May 13
LCAT: A New Gene Target for the Treatment of High Cholesterol
Dr. H. Bryan Brewer, Jr., Chief, Molecular Disease Branch, NHLBI
Molecular Roots: The African Origin--Genetic and Historical--of a
Muscle Disease in African-Americans
Paul H. Plotz, M.D., Chief, Arthritis and Rheumatism Branch, NIAMS and
John Vlach, Ph.D., Professor of American Studies and Anthropology, George
Washington University, Washington, D.C.
A live interactive video conference to 50 medical schools
and 1,000 hospitals across the country. Also broadcast live on NIH campus
*Videoconferences are 90 minutes.
Wednesday, May 20
CLINICAL PATHOLOGIC CONFERENCE
Failure Following Bone Marrow Transplanation
Henry Masur, M.D., Chief, Critical Care Medicine Department, CC, Moderator
(Please note: Today's lecture will be held in Masur Auditorium)
Wednesday, May 27
CLINICAL STAFF CONFERENCE
Varicella-Zoster Virus Infection: Pathogenesis, Disease, Treatment,
Jeffrey Cohen, M.D., Head, Medical Virology Section, Laboratory of Clinical
Investigation, NIAID, 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. 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 the Clinical Center or
CC Grand Rounds? Contact Us
Or call: (301) 496-2563
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