UT Southwestern Events Calendar

Events

October 20 - November 18, 2019

Monday, October 21

Department of Surgery Research Seminar Series

Presentation by surgery resident Dr. Michelle Ju. This seminar is open to the entire campus. Laboratories in the Department of Surgery are strongly...

Lecture: "Chemical Strategies for Targeting Previously Undruggable Proteins in Oncology"

Kevan Shokat, Ph.D. Professor and Investigator/HHMI Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology University of California San Francisco Part of the Simmons...

O'Brien Kidney Center and Norman Carter Lecture: Vasopressin, hydration, and chronic kidney disease

Speaker: Lise Bankir, Ph.D. Directeur de Rechereche Emeritus INSERM, Sorbonne University, Paris, France Contact: Olga Reyes | 214-648-8022 | Email

Seminar: "ADAR1 RNA Editing Evades MDA5-Mediated dsRNA Sensing in Innate Immunity"

Jin Billy Li, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Genetics at Stanford University will present the lecture titled "ADAR1 RNA Editing Evades...

Physiology Seminar Series

Seminar Speaker: Jonathan Friedman, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center

The Anatomy of a Pumpkin

Are you tired of looking at your cadaver’s insides or have even put that past you and are focused on the brains? Reay to excape your experiements and lab? ...

STARS Exploring Club: Antibiotics: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

The STARS Program, in collaboration with the Exploring Division of Circle Ten Council, Boy Scouts of America, invites you and your children to attend our...

STARS Exploring Post: Clinical Nutrition

The STARS Program, in collaboration with the Exploring Division of Circle Ten Council, Boy Scouts of America, invites you and your children to attend our...

Tuesday, October 22

Wednesday, October 23

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds: Anthony Johnson, D.O. "Update on Fetal Surgery”

Speaker: Anthony Johnson, D.O. Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences Professor of Pediatric Surgery, Division of Maternal-Fetal...

Pediatric Grand Rounds: “What’s The Lung Got To Do With It?  The Pulmonary Complications of Sickle Cell Disease”

Speaker: Robyn Cohen, M.D., MPH, Director, Division of Pediatric, Pulmonary and Allergy, Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, Associate Professor...

Komen Breast Cancer Forum - "PARP-1 and its associated novel nuclease MIF in DNA replication and tumor growth"

Yingfei Wang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pathology, Neurology & Neurotherapeutics will present "PARP-1 and its associated novel nuclease MIF in DNA...

Grand Rounds - Clinical Pathological Conference

The resident is provided with a case that is unknown to them. The resident takes the audience through their differential diagnosis to come to a final...

Renal Grand Rounds:  Board Review

Speaker: Sadaf Khan, M.D. AssistantProfessor of Internal Medicine Division of Nephrology Contact: Sydney Lawson | 214-645-6437 | Email

Seminar: "Suppression of Alternate Cell Death Pathways by Large DNA Viruses"

Please join us for the Molecular Biology Seminar Series Hosted by Dr. Zhigao Wang. Lecture presented by: Dr. Edward Mocarski, Robert W. Woodruff Professor,...

University Lecture Series - Benjamin L. Ebert, M.D., Ph.D.

Speaker: Benjamin L. Ebert, M.D., Ph.D. HHMI Investigator Chair of Medical Oncology Harvard Medical School Title: The Origins of Blood...

Thursday, October 24

Renal Grand Rounds: Origins the Klotho Story

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

Alumni CONNECT - Fort Worth

Network with fellow alumni, faculty, and friends with: Angela Peterman Mihalic, M.D. (‘95) Dean of Medical Students Associate Dean for Student Affairs Dr....

Friday, October 25

Texas-Israel Alliance Healthcare & Life Sciences Innovation Conference

The Texas-Israel Alliance Healthcare Innovation Conference is the flagship healthcare innovation event for the strategic partnerships between the State of...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds: 1918-1919 to 2018-2019: Influenza 100 years later

Speaker: Trish M. Perl, M.D., M.Sc. Jay P. Sanford Professorship in Infectious Diseases Department of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Infectious...

SMART Module 1. Building Your Toolkit to Navigate UTSW as a Junior Faculty PI

A half-day module to build a toolkit for navigating UTSW as a junior faculty PI. The module will guide junior faculty on how to navigate the academic...

Lecture: "Defining the Actionable Genome"

David B. Solit, M.D. Director, Center for Molecular Oncology Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Host: Carlos Arteaga, M.D. Part of the Simmons...

Renal Grand Rounds:  Block Quiz Transplant

Speaker: Kamalanathan Sambandam, M.D. Associate Professor of Internal Medicine Division of Nephrology Program Director, Nephrology Fellowship...

Endocrine Grand Rounds: Endocrine Regulation of Vascular Calcification: A PTH/PTHrP-Regulated “Wnt-opathy"

Speaker: Dwight Towler, M.D., Ph.D. Professor and Vice Chair, Research in Internal Medicine Division of Endocrinology Contact: Lisa Martinez |...

Saturday, October 26

STARS Symposium: Recent Advances in Cancer Research and Treatment

At the next STARS Symposium, “Basic Science,” students will hear presentations from renowned scientists who are eager to share their knowledge and experience...

Monday, October 28

CSB Seminar: Kwonmoo Lee, Ph.D.

Computational and Systems Biology Seminar: Deep Learning-based Subcellular Phenotyping of Leading Edge Dynamics Reveals Fine Differential Drug...

Physiology Seminar Series

Seminar Speaker: Javier F. Medina, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Vivian L. Smith Endowed Chair, Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine

RCC Research and SPORE Conference

"Studying Novel VHL Signaling and Therapeutic Opportunities in Kidney Cancer”. Speaker: Qing Zhang, Associate Professor, Department of Pathology

Tuesday, October 29

Fort Worth Women's Health Symposium

You're invited to the Forth Worth Women's Health Symposium at Moncrief Cancer Institute. Join event co-chairs Kit Moncrief and Gloria Moncrief Holmsten for...

Neuroscience Seminar Series: "Building an Expansive Neurotransmitter System One Stage at a Time"

Evan Deneris, Ph.D., Professor & Vice Chair, Department of Neuroscience at Case Western University. Title: "Building an Expansive Neurotransmitter System...

Microbiology Seminar Series

"Expanding the kinome" Vincent Tagliabracci, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center Host: Dr. John...

Wednesday, October 30

William H. Snyder III, M.D. Lecture

The 2019 Snyder lecture will be given by Dr. Rebekah Ann Naylor. After medical school at Vanderbilt University, Dr. Naylor became the first woman surgeon...

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine and Geriatric Medicine Grand Rounds, “Antimicrobial Stewardship in Nursing Homes:  It Takes a Village”

SPEAKER: Robin L. Jump, MD, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Medicine Case Western Reserve University Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV...

Pediatric Grand Rounds: “Disparities in Pediatric Kidney Disease”

Speaker: Marva Moxey-Mims, M.D., F.A.S.N., Professor of Pediatrics, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Chief, Division...

Grand Rounds - Clinical Pathological Conference

The resident is provided with a case that is unknown to them. They take the audience through their differential diagnosis to come to a final diagnosis. The...

Psychiatry Grand Rounds: "How Publicity Challenges Bereavement: A Mother and Daughter’s Experience with the Trauma of Loss"

Eric Shellhorn, MSN, APRN, PMH-NP & Mother & Daughter Guest "How Publicity Challenges Bereavement: A Mother and Daughter’s Experience with the Trauma of Loss"

Nasher Sculpture Garden: Art and Health Series

This series presents the stories of artists who creatively respond to mental and physical health issues through their artwork. By creating dialogue between...

Friday, November 1

Brain Summit: Current trends in Neurology and Stroke (Day 1)

Upon completion of this activity the RN will: Gain advanced knowledge of modern technology, best practice(s), and new treatments used in the...

Saturday, November 2

Brain Summit 2019: Current Trends in Neurology and Stroke (Day 2)

Upon completion of this activity the RN will: Gain advanced knowledge of modern technology, best practice(s), and new treatments used in the...

American Liver Foundation Liver Life Walk

Join the UT Southwestern Liverators for the 2019 American Liver Foundation Liver Life Walk! Donations raised by our team members help the American Liver...

Monday, November 4

"Pathways that link epithelial plasticity and immune suppression in pancreatic cancer progression"

"Pathways that link epithelial plasticity and immune suppression in pancreatic cancer progression," presented by Dr. Rolf Brekken 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.,...

Tuesday, November 5

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...

Wednesday, November 6

Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds: Elaine Duryea, M.D. "ERAS for Cesareans, to what end?”

Speaker: Elaine Duryea, M.D. Assistant Professor Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology UTSW Profile: https://utswmed.org/doctors/elaine-duryea/ ...

Acknowledging Our Humanity

Stories from faculty, residents, graduate, health professions, and medical students about their personal experiences with mental health challenges

Nasher Sculpture Garden: Art and Health Series

This series presents the stories of artists who creatively respond to mental and physical health issues through their artwork. By creating dialogue between...

Thursday, November 7

SCCC Extramural Research & Training Grants Workshop

The Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center will host Charles Saxe, Ph.D., Sr Scientific Director, Cancer Cell Biology & Metastasis, American Cancer...

Department of Biophysics November Seminar Series: "Chaperoned SNARE folding and assembly revealed by optical tweezers"

Yongli Zhang, PhD., Associate Professor of Cell Biology at Yale University in New Haven, CT Dr. Zhang obtained a bachelor's degree in applied physics and a...

Global Health Grand Rounds

Dr. Erik Hansen joins us on November 7th to speak about his pediatric surgical experience in Kenya.

Friday, November 8

McDermott Center Human Genetics Lecture Series

Speaker: Junyue Cao, Ph.D. Lecture: "From Genomes to Protein Interactions and Human Health."Global, Organism-Scale Views of Cell State Heterogeneity &...

Monday, November 11

Table Talk Q&A: Orthodontics and Dental Needs

Ask the experts! Janet Stinson, D.D.S., and Vinodh Ramjee, D.D.S., will be available to answer your questions about: OrthodonticsDental ImplantsWisdom Teeth...

O'Brien Kidney Center and Norman Carter Lecture: Alport Syndrome and Basement Membrane Biology

Speaker: Rachel Lennon, M.B.B.S., Ph.D. Professor of Nephrology, University of Manchester Consultant Pediatric Nephrologist, Royal Manchester Children’s...

UTSW Tribute to Veterans Celebration

Join us for UTSW's annual Tribute to Veterans Celebration featuring keynote speaker Brigadier General (Ret) Richard Hersack, Chairman of the Department of...

Tuesday, November 12

Neuroscience Seminar Series:"Algorithms and Circuits for Olfactory Navigation in Drosophila"

Katherine Nagel, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Physiology at Neuroscience Institute of NYU School of Medicine. Title:...

Ethics Grand Rounds: "Ethical Dimensions of Medical Leadership"

Ethical Dimensions of Medical Leadership Speaker: Frank A. Chervenak, M.D., Chair and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at The Donald and Barbara...

Seminar: "The Dynamic Transcriptional Cell Atlas of Testis Development during Human Puberty"

Bradley R. Cairns, Ph.D., Chair, Department of Oncological Sciences at the Huntsman Cancer Institute of the Univeristy of Utah will present the lecture: The...

Wednesday, November 13

Pediatric Grand Rounds: “Childhood Cancer: Where Are We Now and Where Are We Going?”

Speaker: Jeffrey S. Dome, M.D., Ph.D., Vice President, Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, Chief, Division of Oncology, McKnew Professor of Pediatric...

Grand Rounds - Clinical Pathological Conference

The resident is provided with a case that is unknown to them.They take the audience through their differential diagnosis to come to a final diagnosis. The...

Psychiatry Grand Rounds: "Dealing With Prejudice Patients"

Hayden Mbroh, M.D. & Aysha Najjab UTSW - Clinical Psychology Program "Dealing with Prejudice Patients"

University Lecture Series - Peter Sorger, Ph.D.

Speaker: Peter Sorger, Ph.D. Otto Krayer Professor of Systems Pharmacology Harvard Medical School Title: TBA Host: Gaudenz Danuser, Ph.D. Professor and...

Nasher Sculpture Garden: Art and Health Series

This series presents the stories of artists who creatively respond to mental and physical health issues through their artwork. By creating dialogue between...

Thursday, November 14

EMS Toxicology Symposium

Topics to be covered include: Fentanyl and First Responders in 2019: Myths and TruthsPediatric Toxicology Pearls 2019Trends in Intoxicating Substances...

SMART Module 2. An Interactive Workshop to Hone Your Scientific Leadership and Management Skills

A day-long interactive workshop to hone your scientific leadership and management skills. The workshop introduces research management and leadership...

6th NCI Cancer Centers HPV Vaccination Summit

Join national cancer centers and HPV immunization collaborators at UT Southwestern Medical Center Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center on November...

Nurse Talks Empowerment Series: Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health in Nursing

Please join: "You are invited to join the Nurse Talk Empowerment Series hosted by TNA! Nurse Talks are local events that happen simultaneously across the...

Alumni CONNECT - Dallas

Network with fellow alumni, faculty, and friends with Angela Peterman Mihalic, M.D. (‘95) and Susan Matulevicius, M.D.

Friday, November 15

6th NCI Cancer Centers HPV Vaccination Summit

Join national cancer centers and HPV immunization collaborators at UT Southwestern Medical Center Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center on November...

Monday, November 18

Department of Surgery Research Seminar Series

Presented by surgery resident Dr. Jennie Meier 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. E6.224 This seminar is open to the entire campus. Laboratories in the Department of...

Physiology Seminar Series

Seminar Speaker: Eric M. Morrow, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Brown University Hosted by: The Center for Translational...

October 20 - November 18, 2019