Rounds | Current Grand Rounds
Schedule for October 1998
Wednesday, October 7
ETHICS GRAND ROUNDS
Breaking Bad News to Patients
Ezekiel J. Emanuel, M.D., Ph.D. Chief, Department of Clinical Bioethics,
Robert Buckman, M.D., Ph.D., Medical Oncologist and Associate Professor,
University of Toronto, Canada, Presenter
Wednesday, October 14
Videoconferences are 90 minutes.
Recent Developments in the Epidemiology and Genetics of Type 2 Diabetes
Peter H. Bennett, M.D., Chief, Phoenix Epidemiology and Clinical Research
Development of a Rotavirus Vaccine for Prevention of Severe Rotavirus
Diarrhea of Infants and Young Children
Albert Kapikian, M.D., Head, Epidemiology Section, Laboratory of Infectious
(A Live Videoconference Broadcast to 50 Medical Schools and 1,000 hospitals
across the country)
Broadcast Live on NIH Campus on Montgomery Cable Channel 41
Wednesday, October 21
Antiretroviral Treatment of Pediatric HIV Disease: Three Steps Forward,
Two Steps Back
Lauren Wood, M.D., Senior Clinical Investigator, HIV/AIDS Malignancy
Branch, Pediatric HIV Working Group, NCI
William Gahl, M.D., Ph.D., Head, Section on Human Biochemical Genetics,
Heritable Disorders Branch, NICHD
(Sponsored by the Clinical Research Interest Group)
Wednesday, October 28
CLINICAL STAFF CONFERENCE
Regional Mapping of GABA and Other Neurotransmitters in the Human
Brain Using Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: GABAergic Pathways in Clinical
Examples Such As Stiff-Person Syndrome
Lucien M. Levy, M.D., Ph.D., Chief, Spectroscopy Unit, Neuroimaging
Branch, NINDS, 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.
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