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 Clinical Center Grand Rounds

 Clinical Center Grand Rounds

Schedule for September 1998

Wednesday, September 2
noon-1 p.m.

Bench to Bedside

The Use of Tumor Necrosis Factor in Isolated Organ Perfusion: Preclinical to Clinical Applications

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

David L. Bartlett, M.D., Senior Investigator, Surgical Metabolism Section, Surgery Branch, NCI

Speaker bios

Wednesday, September 9
noon-1:30 p.m.-- Videoconferences are 90 minutes

Treatment of Chronic Granulomatous Disease, Present and Future: Antibiotics to Gene Therapy

Harry Malech, M.D., Deputy Chief, Laboratory of Host Defenses, NIAID

Anti-TNF-Alpha Therapies for Chronic Inflammatory Diseases

Perry Blackshear, M.D., Director of Clinical Research, Laboratory of Signal Transduction, NIEHS

Speaker bios

(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, September 16
noon-1 p.m.


Stroke in a Young Woman with an Immunodeficiency

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

Wednesday, September 23
noon-1 p.m.

Langerhans Cells as Initial Targets for HIV Following Sexual Exposure to Virus

Andrew Blauvelt, M.D., Investigator, Dermatology Branch, DCS, NCI

Current Trends in Anticancer Drug Development

Frank Balis, M.D., Head, Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics Section, POB, DCS, NCI

Speaker bios

Wednesday, September 30
noon-1 p.m.

Grand Rounds are canceled today due to Yom Kippur


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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