UT Southwestern Events Calendar

Events

January 20 - February 18, 2019

Tuesday, January 22

Neuroscience Seminar Series:"Neuroimmune interactions that drive pain and itch"

Diana Bautista, Ph.D., Associate Professor at University of California, Berkeley Title: "Neuroimmune interactions that drive pain and itch" Host: Ruhma...

Children's Research Institute Faculty Candidate, Monther Abu-Remaileh, Seminar

"The Emerging Roles of the Lysosome in Metabolic Homeostasis" Monther Abu-Remaileh, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, David M. Sabatini Laboratory, Whitehead...

Pathology Seminar Series - Weinberg Lecture

Sarah Comerford, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Molecular Genetics, will discuss "Successes and ongoing challenges in the quest to develop pre-clinical mouse...

Renal Grand Rounds: Renal Potassium Handling

Speaker: Orson Moe, M.D. Professor of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Nephrology Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

57th Annual Medical Student Research Forum

The UT Southwestern Medical School is pleased to present the 57th Annual Medical Student Research Forum on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019. Sponsored by Dr....

Wednesday, January 23

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds: Clinical Cases

Speakers: Elizabeth McGhee, M.D., Hematology/Oncology Fellow Praveen Ramakrishnan, M.D. Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of...

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds

Emily Adhikari, MD, Medical Director of Obstetric Infectious Diseases at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Presents "Syphilis Tsunami: Back to the 90's?"

“Rats, Fleas, and Autoinflammatory Disease: Familial Mediterranean Fever and Yersinia Pestis”

Daniel Kastner, M.D., Ph.D. will present a Pediatric Grand Rounds lecture titled "Rats, Fleas, and Autoinflammatory Disease: Familial Mediterranean Fever and...

Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series

Please join us for the Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series sponsored by the Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine & Children's Research...

Renal Grand Rounds: Journal Club

A Trial of Darbepoetin Alfa in Type 2 Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease Speaker: Kiran Khan, M.D. Professor of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of...

Healthy Eating

Improve your diet and learn how healthy eating can be stress free and can help facilitate weight management. To register for the course, please contact...

Dissertation Defense - Bradley J. Quade

Molecular Biophysics Graduate Program “Mechanistic Insights into the Role of Munc13 in Synaptic Vesicle Docking, Priming, and Fusion” Jose Rizo-Rey, Ph.D....

University Lecture Series

Speaker: Mark J. Schnitzer, Ph.D. HHMI Investigator Professor of Biology & Applied Physics Stanford University Title: “Illuminating...

Thursday, January 24

Dermatology Grand Rounds

7:30 AM – 7:50 AM PATIENT VIEWING UH02.307, exam rooms 1,3,4 (Pre-Surgical Assessment Department, 2nd Floor, Clements University Hospital) 8:00 AM -...

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research & Simmons Cancer Center Experimental Therapeutics Program Speaker: Komal Jhaveri, M.D., Assistant Professor,...

Seminar: "Evolving Landscape and Treatment Advances for ER Positive Breast Cancer"

Komal Jhaveri, MD, Assistant Professor at Weill Cornell Medical College, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center will present "Evolving Landscape and...

MLK Commemorative Celebration

Join us for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Celebration featuring keynote speaker Dr. Hannah Valantine, NIH Chief Officer for Scientific...

Friday, January 25

Renal Grand Rounds: Monogenetic Disorders of Na Wastage

Speaker: Orson Moe, M.D. Professor of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Nephrology Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

Adipose Tissue in Health and Disease: Why Should We Care?

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds Speaker: Philipp Scherer, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Internal Medicine Director, Touchstone Diabetes...

Cancer Imaging Program and Joint Program in Biomedical Engineering Seminar Series: "Translating Opitical Molecular Imaging"

Speaker: Edward (Jim) Delikatny, Ph.D. Professor of Radiology Director, Small Animal Imaging Facility University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia,...

Endocrine Grand Rounds: Fat in the Blood, Fat in the Heart

Speaker: Ira Goldberg, M.D. Director, NYU Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism New York University Contact: Paula Johnson 214648-9439 Email

Saturday, January 26

Pancreatic Cancer Patient Summit

The Pancreatic Patient Summit provides an opportunity for people who have been affected by or living with pancreatic cancer to learn about optimal disease...

Dallas Aging & Cognition Conference

Sponsored by the Center for Vital Longevity at the University of Texas at Dallas, this conference brings together scientists who are focused on the cognitive...

Monday, January 28

Physiology Seminar Series

Valeria Vasquez, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Tennessee Healh Science Center Talk Title: "Determining the role of...

Tuesday, January 29

SCCC Cancer Biology Retreat

The Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center will be hosting a Cancer Biology Program Retreat to bring together faculty, research staff, graduate and postdoctoral...

Neuroscience Seminar Series: "Neural and computational mechanisms of vocal control"

Samuel Sober, Ph.D., Associate Professor at Emory University Title: "Neural and computational mechanisms of vocal control" Host: Todd Roberts, Ph.D.,...

Microbiology Seminar Series

"Breaking Barriers: Enterovirus infections in the gastrointestinal tract" Speaker: Carolyn Coyne, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh Host: Molecular...

Wednesday, January 30

2019 Advanced Imaging Research Center Annual Symposium: The Cancer Metabolism Connection

The purpose of the symposium is to provide information on research activities and training opportunities. Faculty, research staff, graduate & post doctoral...

Surgery Faculty Professional Development Series: "Current Concepts in Biomedical Sciences/Basic Science Literacy"

Current Concepts in Biomedical Sciences/Basic Science Literacy Presented by Gaudenz Danuser, Ph.D. Dr. Gaudenz Danuser is the inaugural chair of the Lyda...

Venetoclax for Myeloid Malignancies

Hematology/Hematopathology Rounds Speaker: Courtney DiNardo, M.D., Associate Professor, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson...

2019 Advanced Imaging Research Center Annual Symposium: The Cancer Metabolism Connection

The purpose of the symposium is to provide information on research activities and training opportunities. Faculty, research staff, graduate & post doctoral...

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds

"Antiobiotic Use at Transitions in Care" will be presented by Faculty Candidate, Lauren Dutcher, MD. Dr. Dutcher is a Post-Doctoral Fellow in Infectious...

“Striving for Value in Pediatrics”

Evan S. Fieldston, MD, MBA, MSHP will present a Pediatric Grand Rounds lecture titled “Striving for Value in Pediatrics”.

Microbiology Seminar Series- Special Seminar

"Induction of homeostatic vs. inflammatory immune response by resident intestinal bacteria" Speaker: R. Bafour Sartor, M.D., University of North Carolina at...

Neurology Grand Rounds

Speaker Luis Rendon Cantu, M.D., UTSW Topic Resident Lecture

Psychiatry Grand Rounds - “The Management Of Eating Disorder Patients In The Hospital From A Medical And Psychiatry Standpoint” 

"The Management Of Eating Disorder Patients In The Hospital From A Medical And Psychiatry" Brooks Brodrick, MD, PhD & Pedro Fernandez, MD The University of...

Healthy Eating

Improve your diet and learn how healthy eating can be stress free and can help facilitate weight management. To register for the course, please contact...

University Lecture Series: Metabolic Dysfunction and Human Disease Phenotypes

Speaker: Ralph J. Deberardinis, M.D., Ph.D. HMMI Investigator Professor, Children's Medical Center Research Institute Chief, Division of Pediatric Genetics &...

Thursday, January 31

2019 Advanced Imaging Research Center Annual Symposium: The Cancer Metabolism Connection

The purpose of the symposium is to provide information on research activities and training opportunities. Faculty, research staff, graduate & post doctoral...

2019 Advanced Imaging Research Center Annual Symposium: The Cancer Metabolism Connection

The purpose of the symposium is to provide information on research activities and training opportunities. Faculty, research staff, graduate & post doctoral...

Dermatology Grand Rounds

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM UH02.138 (2nd Floor, Clements University Hospital) CLINICOPATHOLOGIC CORRELATION/VIRTUAL PATIENT PRESENTATIONS 9:00 AM – 10:00...

Hamon Center Lab Conference

Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research & Simmons Cancer Center Experimental Therapeutics Program Speaker: Daolin Tang, M.D., Ph.D., Associate...

Friday, February 1

Department of Ophthalmology: Cornea and External Disease Lecture Series

Microbial Keratitis Guest Speaker: Dan B. Jones, M.D. Distinguished Emeritus Professor of Ophthalmology Cullen Eye Institute Baylor College of Medicine,...

Mobile Mammography Unit (South Campus)

The Mobile Mammography Unit will be on South Campus (in front of Physical Plant) from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1. Appointments are available every 10...

Monday, February 4

Children's Research Institute Faculty Candidate, Isaac Harris, Seminar

"Understanding the roles of antioxidants in disease" Isaac S. Harris, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Joan S. Brugge Laboratory, Department of Cell Biology,...

Physiology Seminar Series

Todd Roberts, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UT Southwestern Medical Center

RCC Multimodality Conference

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

Tuesday, February 5

Key Class Series: Introduction to Library Resources & Services

Become familiar with the Library’s resources and services. Learn about the range of electronic full-text options; how to verify incomplete journal...

Reproductive Biology Seminar Series: "Maternal and Fetal Immune Responses in Preterm Labor."

University of California at San Francisco's Tippi MacKenzie, M.D., will present a lecture titled: "Maternal and Fetal Immune Responses in Preterm...

Wednesday, February 6

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...

Hematology/Hematopathology Rounds: Clinical Cases

Speakers: Mohsin Soleja, M.D., Hematology/Oncology Fellow Ibrahim Ibrahim, M.D. Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology and...

Evidence-Based Treatment for Adolescent and Young Adult Substance Use Disorders

David Atkinson, M.D., will present a Pediatric Grand Rounds lecture titled "Evidence-Based Treatment for Adolescent and Young Adult Substance Use Disorders.

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds

"The Relevance and Transmission Dynamics of Stuttering Chains of Transmission Seen in Monkeypox, Measles, and Hospital-Acquired Infections" will be presented...

Black History Month Celebration

Join us for the annual Black History Month Celebration featuring keynote speaker Dr. Louis Sullivan, Founding Dean of the Morehouse School of Medicine and...

Neurology Grand Rounds

Speaker Steven Frucht, M.D., NYU Topic Musician's Dystonia

Healthy Eating

Improve your diet and learn how healthy eating can be stress free and can help facilitate weight management. To register for the course, please contact...

University Lecture Series

Speaker: Susan Fisher, Ph.D. Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences University of California, San Francisco Title: “Dynamic Changes in...

Second Annual Celebration of Women in Science and Medicine Poster Session

Celebration of Women in Science and Medicine poster session to be held immediately following the Ida M. Green Visiting Professorship University Lecture by...

Thursday, February 7

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, February 8

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

The Ophthalmology Grand Rounds series addresses current understanding and practices in the field of ophthalmology and its subspecialties through scholarly...

Mobile Mammography Unit (Bass Center)

The Mobile Mammography Unit will be at the Bass Center (parking lot outside Chase building) from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8. Appointments are available...

Celebration of Cultures

Join us for the Annual Celebration of Cultures, a food extravaganza and cultural performance show presented by the Multicultural Awareness Committee and the...

Monday, February 11

Department of Ophthalmology Ethics Series: "Concierge Medicine - Is it Ethical?"

"Concierge Medicine - Is it Ethical?" Dwain Fuller, M.D., J.D. Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology UT Southwestern Medical Center Texas Retina...

Children's Research Institute Guest Speaker, Yukiko Yamashita, Seminar

"Asymmetric stem cell division for germline immortality" Yukiko Yamashita, PhD, Research Professor, Life Sciences Institute, Center for Stem Cell Biology,...

Physiology Seminar Series

Jiusheng Yan, Ph.D. - Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Tuesday, February 12

Key Class Series: Expert Database Searching

Participants will learn how to retrieve electronic full-text articles using the Library’s wide range of databases including Ovid MEDLINE®, Embase®, PubMed,...

Microbiology Seminar Series

"Structures and Functions of the Clostridium difficile toxins" Speaker: Borden Lacy, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University Host: Dr. Kim Orth Contact: Marina Staber

Ethics Grand Rounds: "Moral Distress in Healthcare Professionals: What Is It and How Should We Respond?"

Moral Distress in Healthcare Professionals: What Is It and How Should We Respond? Speaker: Ann B. Hamric, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN Abstract: Over the past 20...

Radiation Oncology/MRB Seminar Series

Speaker: Brandt F. Eichman, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Professor, Department of Biological Studies & Biochemistry Lecture Title: New DNA...

Women Faculty Networking Lunch

The Office of Women's Careers provides a coordinated approach to the recruitment, career advancement, and professional development of one specific UT...

Wednesday, February 13

Hematology/Hematopathology Rounds

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Speaker: Aena Patel, M.D. Hematology/Oncology Fellow TBD Franklin Fuda, D.O. Associate Professor of...

Drug Allergy in the XXI Century

Mariana Castells, M.D., Ph.D., will present a Pediatric Grand Rounds lecture titled "Drug Allergy in the XXI Century"

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds

"Interferon-Stimulated Genes in Antiviral Immunity" will be presented by John Schoggins, Ph.D. Dr. Schoggins is Assistant Professor of Microbiology at UT...

Capra Interdisciplinary Healthcare Symposium

Capra Interdisciplinary Healthcare Symposium: Ross Querry Ph.D., P.T.; Jason Zafereo, Ph.D., P.T., F.A.A.O.M.P.T., O.C.S.; Mu Huang, Ph.D., P.T., D.P.T.,...

Neurology Grand Rounds

Speaker Clay Johnston, M.D., Ph.D, University of Texas at Austin

Healthy Eating

Improve your diet and learn how healthy eating can be stress free and can help facilitate weight management. To register for the course, please contact...

University Lecture Series

Speaker: David E. Clapham, M.D., Ph.D. HHMI Investigator Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer Janelia Research Campus Title: “Signaling in Primary...

Thursday, February 14

Biochemistry Special Seminar: Tom Snaddon, Ph.D.

Tom Snaddon, Ph.D. with Indiana University Bloomington, will be presenting “Enantioselective Chemical Synthesis Methods via Cooperative Catalysis: Design,...

Children's Research Institute Faculty Candidate, Julien Ablain, Seminar

"Investigating Oncogenic Pathways in Melanoma Using Zebrafish: From Genetics to Cell Signaling and Environment Sensing" Julien Ablain, Ph.D., Postdoctoral...

Saturday, February 16

What's New in GI 2019

This program is designed to provide attendees current information on how to recognize symptoms and use current data to establish diagnosis and formulate the...

Monday, February 18

Gene Regulation and Genomics Seminar Series

Christina Leslie, Ph.D., of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center's Computational Biology Program, will present a lecture to be announced. Hosts Gary Hon...

January 20 - February 18, 2019