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 Clinical Center Grand Rounds

 Clinical Center Grand Rounds

Schedule for April 1999


Wednesday, April 7

noon-1 p.m.

ETHICS GRAND ROUNDS: Is Paying Research Subjects Ethical?

Robert Wittes, M.D., Director, Division of Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis, NCI, Moderator; Saul Levmore, J.D., Professor of Law, University of Chicago, Guest Discussant

Wednesday, April 14

noon-1 p.m.

Real Time 3D Echocardiography: A New Look at the Heart

Julio A. Panza, M.D., Senior Investigator and Head of the Section on Echocardiography, NHLBI

Blisters, Blemishes, and Hair Loss: Consequences of Type XVII Collagen Loss

Kim B. Yancey, M.D., Senior Investigator, Dermatology Branch, Division of Clinical Sciences, NCI

Speaker bios

CC Roundtable: Friday, April 16

A live, interactive television broadcast from the NIH Clinical Center.

noon to 1 p.m. in Lipsett Amphitheater.

The topic: Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Visit the Roundtable web site for details.

Wednesday, April 21

noon-1 p.m.

Medical Imaging: The Digital Age

R. Nick Bryan, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Diagnostic Radiology and Associate Director, Radiologic and Imaging Sciences, CC

Clinical Sympathetic Neuroimaging

David S. Goldstein, M.D., Ph.D., Chief, Clinical Neurochemistry Section, Clinical Neurosciences Branch, DIR, NINDS

Wednesday, April 28

noon-1 p.m.


Complexities of Walking: How We Determine What's Wrong and Fix It

Lynn H. Gerber, M.D., Chief, Rehabiliation Medicine Department, CC, Moderator

All health-care professionals are invited to CC Grand Rounds. Participants will be provided state-or-the-art research on the latest scientific advances in the field of biomedical research. Lectures will be held in the Lipsett Amphitheater, First Floor, Clinic Building, (ACRF), Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, Maryland. Parking is very limited on the NIH campus, but Medical Center Station on the Red line is within a 10-minute walk of the Clinical Center.

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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. 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 hour per session up to a maximum of 48 hours 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.

Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities: If you require special accomodations to participate, please provide information about your requirements to Clinical Center Communications at 301-496-2563 at least five business days in advance of lecture.



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