UT Southwestern Events Calendar

Faculty Events

June 18 - July 17, 2019

Tuesday, June 18

Palliative Care Lecture Series: Evidence-Based Medicine

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

Cell Biology Special Seminar: "How Cell Growth Triggers Cell Division"

"How Cell Growth Triggers Cell Division" Jan Skotheim, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Biology at Stanford University Host: Drs. Orlando Miranda...

Imaging Workshop: Sponsored by Radiation Oncology/MRB

Speaker: Nuno Sacadura, Sales Manager, Fijufilm VisualSonics Imaging Workshop: Learn about the possibilites of ultra-high resolution, non invasive, in vivo...

Renal Grand Rounds: Management of HTN in CKD

Graduating Fellow Talk Speaker: Kiran Khan, M.D. Fellow of Nephrology Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

GI Research Conference: The Inflammasome: critical roles in intestinal homeostasis and metabolism

Speaker: Hasan Zaki, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Pathology Contact: Melodye Canady | Email CME credit available

Dissertation Defense - Marissa Co

Marissa Co Neuroscience Graduate Program “Cell Type-Specific Roles of FoxP Transcription Factors in Vocalization and Cognition” Genevieve Konopka, Ph.D....

Wednesday, June 19

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds: George R. Attia, M.D., MBA "Fertility Preservation, Managing Expectations”

Speaker: George R. Attia, M.D., MBA Associate Professor Director, UHealth Reproductive and Fertility Center Director, Division of REI Department of...

Hematology/Hematopathology Rounds: Neoplastic Hematopathology Review

Speakers: Hematopathology faculty and fellows Moderator: Cynthia Rutherford, M.D. Contact: Nosa Edoimioya | 214-648-1939 | Email CME Credit available

Digestive and Liver Core Curriculum: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Special Guest Speaker: Leonard Baidoo, M.D. Associate Professor, Director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center at Northwest University Hosted by Ezra...

Komen Breast Cancer Forum: "Exploiting Warburg Effect to Improve Breast Cancer Therapy"

Jinming Gao, Ph.D., Professor, Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center | Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery | Pharmacology will present "Exploiting Warburg...

Thursday, June 20

Hamon Center Lab Conference

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

Molecular Tumor Board

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

Renal Grand Rounds:  Glucose Absorption in Peritonal Dialysis Patients: A Pilot Study

Graduating Fellow Talk Speaker: Suman Kotla, M.D. Fellow of Nephrology Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center Population Science & Cancer Control Program - Visiting Faculty Guest Lecture

Elyse R. Park, Ph.D., MPH Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School Mongan Institute for Health Policy Center Associate Director of...

Friday, June 21

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds: Turning a Page in the Diabetes Treatment Guidebook

Speaker: Ildiko Lingvay, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.C.S. Professor, Department of Internal Medicine Division of Endocrinology Department of Population and Data...

Renal Grand Rounds:  Iohexol Experience at UTSW

Graduating Fellow Talk Speaker: Lee Anderson, M.D. Fellow of Nephrology Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

Monday, June 24

Ophthalmology Ethics Series

The purpose of this program is to provide a forum to review and discuss the clinical management of patients and to evaluate issues confronted by today's...

RCC Research and SPORE Conference

SPORE CEP Awardee: "Whole-Body MRI for detection of osseous metastases in renal cell carcinoma", Alberto Diaz De Leon, M.D.

Tuesday, June 25

Special Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center Seminar: "Novel Therapeutic Approaches for Triple Negative Breast Cancer"

Priyanka Sharma, M.D., Professor of Medicine - Division of Medical Oncology at the University of Kansas Schoool of Medicine, Kansas City, KS will present...

Wednesday, June 26

Hematology/Hematopathology Grand Rounds

An Unexpected Cause of Agranulocytosis Speaker: Sanah Parvez, M.D. Hematology/Oncology Fellow Update in Heparin Thrombocytopenia Siayareh Rambally,...

Dissertation Defense - Sarah Pennant

Sarah Pennant Clinical Psychology Graduate Program “The Role of Hope in Adolescent/Young Adult (AYA) Patients Coping with Cancer Treatment” Julie N....

Thursday, June 27

Pride Month Celebration

Join us for the Pride Month celebration featuring keynote speaker Dr. Roberto de la Cruz, Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Parkland...

Friday, June 28

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds: Kidney Stones 2019: Epidemiology, Clinical Pathophysiology, and Treatment

Speaker: Khashayar Sakhaee, M.D. Professor, Department of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Mineral Metabolism Contact Candace Hecht | 214-648-9097 |...

Monday, July 1

Abdominal Transplant Lecture Series

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

RCC Multimodality Conference

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

Wednesday, July 3

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds: Donald McIntire, Ph.D. "TBA”

Speaker: Donald McIntire, Ph.D. Professor UTSW Profile: https://profiles.utsouthwestern.edu/profile/14794/donald-mcintire.html Information: The...

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds:  “Effectiveness of Cardiovascular Prophylaxis in HIV” by Dr. Henning Drechsler

SPEAKER: Henning Drechsler, MD Associate Professor of Internal Medicine Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine UT Southwestern...

Wednesday, July 10

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds: Carol Chamberlain, PharmD and Enas Kandil, MD "TBA”

Speakers: Carol Chamberlain, PharmD, MA Pain Management Specialist Parkland Health & Hospital System Enas Kandil, MD, MS Assistant...

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Grand Rounds:  “Rabies in Solid Organ Transplantation" by Dr. Cristie Columbus

SPEAKER: Cristie Columbus, MD Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases and Director/DIO, Graduate Medical Education at Baylor University Medical Center,...

Friday, July 12

Ophthalmology Grand Rounds

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

Wednesday, July 17

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds: Lindsey Jackson, M.D. "TBA”

Speaker: Lindsey Jackson, M.D. Clinical Fellow Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology Information: The Obstetrics & Gynecology Grand Rounds is a...

June 18 - July 17, 2019