UT Southwestern Events Calendar

Events

April 19 - May 18, 2019

Friday, April 19

Ophthalmology Cornea and External Disease Lecture Series

The purpose of this program is to provide participants a comprehensive day of updated material in ocular bacterial infections. This includes rare and unusual...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds: The Role of High Reliability in Patient Safety

Speaker: W. Gary Reed, M.D. Associate Dean, Quality, Safety, and Outcomes Education Professor, Internal Medicine Division of General Internal...

Cell Biology Special Seminar

"Light-Induced Cytoplasmic Flows to Study Cells and Developing Embryos" Moritz Kreysing, Ph.D. Research Group Leader, Max Planck Institute of Cell Biology,...

Renal Grand Rounds:  CKD Management in the Elderly

Speaker: Joseph Berger, M.D. Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine Division of Nephrology Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

Endocrine Grand Rounds: Advanced Thyroid Cancer:  Therapeutic Options in the Era of Precision Medicine

A weekly seminar to increase awareness and implementation of accepted standards of care and treatment guidelines for disorders of metabolic and endocrine...

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Monday, April 22

Physiology Seminar Series

Stephen Chung, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology-Hemotology, UT Southwestern Medical Center

RCC Research and SPORE Conference

"Complement as an emerging target for cancer immunotherapy". Speaker: Maciej Markiewski (Texas Tech University Health Science Center)

Tuesday, April 23

Palliative Care Lecture Series: Patient Safety

Speaker: Audra Stewart, M.D. Hospice and Palliative Care Fellow Divsion of General Internal Medicine Contact: Jason Shelley | 214/648-8053 | Email CME...

Microbiology Seminar Series

"Linking antibody diversification to transcription elongation" Speaker: Javier Di Noia, Ph.D., University of Montreal Host: Dr. Ivan D'Orso Contact:...

Pathology Seminar Series: Neurovascular pathways to cognitive impairment: towards a cellular understanding

Dr. Costantino Iadecola, Weill Cornell Medical Center, Neurology, Brain and Mind Research Institute, will present a lecture titled, "Neurovascular pathways...

Evidence-Based Practice

Evidence-based practice is an approach to clinical practice that revolves around the use of the best available clinical evidence when making treatment...

University Lecture Series

Speaker: Cynthia Kenyon, Ph.D. Professor of Emeritus University of California, San Francisco Vice President of Aging Research California Life Company...

Wednesday, April 24

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds: Helen King, M.D. "Sex, Drugs, and STI Prevention: Responding to a Public Health Crisis"

Speaker: Helen King, M.D. UTSW Profile: https://profiles.utsouthwestern.edu/profile/177771 Information: The Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds is a...

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds: Clinical Cases

Speakers: Ajit Bisen, M.D., Hematology/Oncology Fellow Yu-Min Shen, M.D. Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of...

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds:  "Debunking Antivaxxer Myths with Truth and Science"

SPEAKER: Bihn-Minh (Jade) Nguyen Le, M.D. Infectious Care Clinic Texas Health Physicians Group, Dallas, Texas CME CREDIT: 1 AMA PRA Category 1...

The Bs and Cs of Viral Hepatitis

Karen F. Murray, M.D., will present a Pediatric Grand Rounds titled "The Bs and Cs of Viral Hepatitis"

EAP Stress Awareness Month Event

To help foster balanced emotional health and employee well-being, the Employee Assistance Program will share stress awareness information and resources...

Thursday, April 25

Biochemistry Seminar Series: Youla Tsantrizos, Ph.D.

Youla Tsantrizos, Ph.D. with McGill University, will be presenting “Engineering Phosphorus-Containing Molecules as Tools for Biochemical Investigations and...

Renal Grand Rounds:  M&M

Speaker: Prince Aryeetey, M.D. Nephrology Fellow Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

Friday, April 26

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds: Tackling the Epidemic of the Penicillin Allergy Label

Speaker: David Khan, M.D. Director, Allergy & Immunology Fellowship Program Professor of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics Contact Candace Hecht |...

Mineral Metabolism Research Conference: Journal Club

Pharmacological Management of Osteoporosis in Postmenopausal Women: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline Speaker: Li Song, M.D. Assistant...

Renal Grand Rounds:  ADPKD

Speaker: Ronak Lakhia, M.D. Assistent Professor of Internal Medicine Division of Nephrology Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

Ask the Expert: Decoding the Autism Puzzle

Join our live chat with Drs. Maria Chahrour and Peter Tsai on their efforts to decode the autism puzzle - from the research and clinical angles. Dr....

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Saturday, April 27

The Copa Room Gala

Tickets and table sponsorships can be purchased online at: engage.utsouthwestern.edu/kcp-gala Benefiting the UT Southwestern Kidney Cancer Program, the Gala...

Monday, April 29

Tuesday, April 30

Palliative Care Lecture Series: Evidence Based Medicine

Speaker: Stockton Beveridge, M.D. Hospice and Palliative Care Fellow Divsion of General Internal Medicine Contact: Jason Shelley | 214/648-8053 |...

Neuroscience Seminar Series:" The Future of Sleep Medicine"

Emmanuel Mignot, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences- Sleep Center at Stanford University Host:Joseph Takahashi, Ph.D.,...

Microbiology Seminar Series

"Epigenetic Regulation of Herpes Simplex Virus Latency and Reactivation" Speaker: Anna Cliffe, Ph.D., University of Virginia Host: Dr. Tiffany...

Radiation Oncology/MRB Seminar Series: Repair of DNA Double-strand breaks in Mammalian Cells - Implications in Oncogenesis and Cancer Therapy

Speaker: Sathees C. Raghavan, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Seminar Title: Repair of DNA...

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series: "New Insights into Sex Differentiation: From Lillie's Freemartins to the Jost Paradigm."

National Institute of Enviornmental Health Sciences' Humphrey Yao, Ph.D., will present a lecture titled, "New Insights into Sex Differentiation: From...

Introduction to Systematic Reviews & Meta-Analysis

This class will review methods used by those performing systematic reviews and meta-analysis, including building a team, formulating a research question and...

Dissertation Defense - Stephen Li

Genetics, Development and Disease Graduate Program “The Role of Twist2 in Physiologic and Pathologic Myogenesis” Eric N. Olson, Ph.D. - Mentor

Dissertation Defense - Stephen Li

Genetics, Development and Disease Graduate Program “The Role of Twist2 in Physiologic and Pathologic Myogenesis” Eric N. Olson, Ph.D. - Mentor

Wednesday, May 1

University Lecture Series

Speaker: Richard A. Flavell, Ph.D. Professor of Immunobiology Yale University Title: “Regulation of Immunity At Mucosal Surfaces” Sponsor: George E....

Otolaryngology - Skull Base Case Conference

Purpose and Content: To discuss and formulate treatment plans for difficult cases involving the skull base using a multidisciplinary approach with...

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds:  "Implementing of the Fast Track City Initiative to End the AIDS Epidemic in Austin, Texas"

SPEAKER: Philip P. Huang, MD, MPH Director / Health Authority Dallas County Health and Human Services Dallas, TX CME CREDIT: CME Credit: 1 AMA PRA...

Estate Planning Council Spring Luncheon

Southwestern Medical Foundation and UT Southwestern Medical Center invite estate planning professionals to attend the ESTATE PLANNING COUNCIL SPRING...

Pathology Seminar Series - Peacock Lecture

Dr. Richard A. Flavell, Yale University, Department of Immunobiology

Thursday, May 2

Solid Organ Transplant Seminar

This seminar will provide nurses and other team members with in-depth information about anti-rejection drugs, transplant complications, psychosocial issues...

Twelfth Annual O'Brien Kidney Center Symposium: Molecular and Clinical Advances in Neprhology

Sponsored by UT Southwestern Division of Nephrology, the Norman W. Carter Lecture Fund and the O'Brien Kidney Research Core Center. The Sympoisum is offered...

Biochemistry Seminar Series: Justin Du Bois, Ph.D.

Justin Du Bois, Ph.D. with Stanford University, will be presenting “TBD”. The seminar is being hosted by Uttam Tambar, Ph.D.

Physician-Scientist Cancer Conference

Intended for Physician-Scientist faculty engaged in patient care with laboratory-based research programs encompassing cancer. Provides a forum and sounding...

Friday, May 3

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Saturday, May 4

Bike MS: Round-Up Ride 2019

Join our team UT Conquer MS for the Bike MS 2-day fundraising event. The ride supports the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in its efforts to stop MS in...

Great Strides Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Walk

For more than 30 years, Great Strides – the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s largest national fundraising event – has supported the Foundation’s mission to cure...

Head for the Cure 5K

The event raises awareness and funding to inspire hope for the community of brain cancer patients, their families, friends, caregivers and other supporters,...

March for Babies

Premature birth (birth before 37 weeks of pregnancy) and its complications are the #1 cause of death of babies in the United States

Sunday, May 5

Chron's and Colitis Foundation Take Steps Walk

UT Southwestern is a sponsor of the 2019 Chron's and Colitis Foundation Take Steps Walk. Join us to fight inflammatory bowel disease!

Monday, May 6

Table Talk Q&A: Orthodontics

Hosted by the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and the Dental Clinic. Janet Stinson, D.D.S. Vinodh Ramjee, D.D.S. Get immediate answers from a...

Abdominal Transplant Lecture Series

This new lecture series is our collaborative effort to educate our professionals and facilitate interprofessional communication through knowledge sharing. It...

Physiology Seminar Series

Elizabeth Chen, Ph.D. - Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center

RCC Multimodality Conference

Discussion of patient cases with multidisciplinary input to develop optimal approaches to patient care.

Tuesday, May 7

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series: "Metabolic Programming of a Warburg Effect-like Metabolism in Donor Cells to Improve Development after Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer."

University of Missouri, College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources' Randall Pather, Ph.D., will present a lecture titled, "Metabolic Programming of a...

Wednesday, May 8

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds:  "Innate Immune Signaling at the Crossroad of Autoimmunity and Immunodeficiency" by Nan Yan, PhD

"Innate Immune Signaling at the Crossroad of Autoimmunity and Immunodeficiency" will be presented by Dr. Nan Yan. Dr. Yan is Associate Professor of the UT...

University Lecture Series

Speaker: Alexander D. Johnson, Ph.D. Professor & Vice Chair of Microbiology & Immunology University of California, San...

Thursday, May 9

2019 Donald W. Seldin Research Symposium

The Donald W. Seldin Research Symposium is the annual resident and fellow research day hosted by the Department of Internal Medicine. The goal of the Seldin...

Biochemistry Seminar Series: Shaomeng Wang, Ph.D.

Shaomeng Wang, Ph.D. with University of Michigan, will be presenting “Targeting gene transcription by PROTAC for new cancer therapeutics”. The seminar is...

Biophysics Seminar Series: "Illuminating cellular heterogeneity"

Ido Golding, Ph.D., Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX Dr. Golding's research goal is to reveal the...

Women Faculty Networking Lunch

The Office of Women’s Careers hosts monthly Women Faculty Networking Lunches. During these lunches, women faculty hold informal networking discussions to...

2019 UT Southwestern Faculty Assembly

The annual UT Southwestern Faculty Assembly will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2019, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. in the Zale Sophomore Lecture Hall (D1.600) on...

Internal Medicine Department Research Conference

A monthly conference held monthly September through May to enable colleagues to become better acquainted with each other's research. Speaker Sarah Huen,...

Friday, May 10

Ludwig Michael International Conference

Planner: J. Walter Kutz, M.D., Associate Professor Visiting Professor: Simon Kinglsey Wickham Lloyd, M.D. Professor, Department of...

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Saturday, May 11

Student Mental Health: High School, College and Beyond

This program is open to providers who screen, treat, and/or refer for student mental health services within high school, college, and graduate environments....

2019 National Kidney Walk

2019 Dallas Ft. Worth National Kidney Walk sponsored by the National Kidney Foundation. Team is UTSW Renal Renegades, team captain is Alice Johnson at...

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Sunday, May 12

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Monday, May 13

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Physiology Seminar Series

Ryan Potts, Ph.D. - Associate Member, Department of Cell & Molecular Biology, St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Tuesday, May 14

Palliative Care Lecture Series

Speaker: Sidarth Wakhlu, M.D. Professor of Psychiatry Contact: Jason Shelley | 214/648-8053 | Email CME Credit available

Ethics Grand Rounds: "Ethical Issues in the Health Care Professional/Law Enforcement Relationship"

Ethical Issues in the Health Care Professional/Law Enforcement Relationship Arthur R. Derse, M.D., J.D., The Julia and David Uihlein Chair in Medical...

Grand Rounds: "Ethical Issues in the Health Care Professional/Law Enforcement Relationship

Health care professionals (including emergency physicians) may have frequent interactions with police officers who are investigating alleged crimes. These...

Grand Rounds: Ethical Issues in the Health Care Professional/Law Enforcement Relationship

Health care professionals (including emergency physicians) may have frequent interactions with police officers who are investigating alleged crimes. These...

Lecture: "Mechanisms of Nuclear Reprogramming: Role of Innate Immune Signaling"

Distinguished Lecture Series in Cardiovascular Biology: "Mechanisms of Nuclear Reprogramming: Role of Innate Immune Signaling" John P. Cooke, MD,...

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Wednesday, May 15

DFW Citywide Palliative Medicine Interest Group

The DFW Citywide Palliative Medicine Interest Group is a quarterly interdisciplinary meeting of palliative care clinicians in the DFW metroplex. The goal is...

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

University Lecture Series

This lecture has been rescheduled to September 9, 2020 Speaker: Vishva Dixit, M.D. Vice President and Staff Scientist, Physiological Chemistry...

Thursday, May 16

Biochemistry Seminar Series: Steven Townsend, Ph.D.

Steven Townsend, Ph.D. with Vanderbilt University, will be presenting “Human Milk Oligosaccharides: Defense Against Pathogens”. The seminar is being hosted...

Molecular Tumor Board

Multidisciplinary case review of somatic tumor testing: Interpreting actionable mutations, translating results reports into clinical care for patients, and...

Neurocritical Care Lecture Series-Encephalitis and Meningitis in the ICU

Gain knowledge on how to: Differentiate infectious from inflammatory/autoimmune conditionsDescribe the typical presenting symptoms of meningitis & ...

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Friday, May 17

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

Seminar: "The Roles of Foxp1 and Foxp2 in the D1 SPNs in Regulation of Cortico-Basal Ganglia Circuitry"

Sleep and Circadian Rhythms Training Program Translational Seminar Series "The Roles of Foxp1 and Foxp2 in the D1 SPNs in Regulation of Cortico-Basal...

Saturday, May 18

Multiple Sclerosis Cognitive Disorders Support Group

Our neuropsychology clinic is holding a weekly group for MS patients with cognitive disorders. The focus is on psychoeducation and support. Meetings are held...

April 19 - May 18, 2019