Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

West Campus (October 2010)

Department of Medicine West Campus Calendar

October 2010

October 18-22, 2010 

Monday, October 18

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism
“Pathology Review”
Chris Keller, MD
Montefiore Medical Center
@MMC, Central 2 Conf. Room

Tuesday, October 19

8:00 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
Heart Failure: How Best to Address Readmissions and 30 Day Mortality Rates
Clyde Yancy, MD, FACC, FAHA, MACP
Medical Director, Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute
Baylor University Medical Center
Chief, Cardiothoracic Transplantation
Baylor University Medical Center;
President, American Heart Association
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

8:00 A M
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Mechanical Ventilation: Weaning”
Dr. Josanna Rodriguez
@MMC, Old PFT Lab – Gold Zone 1st floor (2nd floor if entering from 210th st) and Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357

8:15 AM
Division of Nephrology Journal Club
“Overexpression of VEGFb in Podocytes Reduces Glomerular Permeability”
Jeffrey Turner, M.D.
@Einstein, Ullmann Bldg, Conf. Room 623

3:30 PM
Hematology Morphology Conference
Mervyn L. Goldstein, M.D.
Hematology Division Offices
@3411 Wayne Avenue, Suite L-1

Wednesday, October 20

8:00 AM
Division of General Internal Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
*No Conference this week

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Journal Club
“Complications”
Dr. Sahar Ahmad
@MMC, Old PFT Lab – Gold Zone 1st floor (2nd floor if entering from 210th St) and Einstein, Price Bldg, Room 357

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds
“Interesting Cases”
Presenters: Drs. Felsen, Varughese, Vernatter
@ Einstein, Forchheimer Bldg, 3rd floor Lecture Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatric Core Curriculum Conference
“Osteoporosis”
Rubina Malik, MD
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor 

2:15 – 3:15 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar – End of Year Fellows Presentation:
2:15 PM – “Identifying New Players in Endocytic Trafficking”
Aparna Mukhopadhyay, PhD
Research Fellow, Dept of Anatomy & Structural Biology, Einstein

2:45 PM – “Butryophillins and Butyrophillin-Like Proteins: A Novel Family of T-Cell Coinhibitors?”
Kaya Ghosh, PhD
Research Fellow
Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology, Einstein
@Einstein, Ullmann Bldg, Room 623 Conf. Room

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
* Special Time – See 2:15 PM

Thursday, October 21

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
Minimally Invasive Procedures for Management of Pulmonary Disorders
Maria Cirino, MD
Asst. Professor, Dept. of Medicine
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@MMC, Moses 2 Conf. Room, 2nd Floor

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
Minimally Invasive Procedures for Management of Pulmonary Disorders
Maria Cirino, MD
Asst. Professor, Dept. of Medicine
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

1:30 – 2:45 PM
Thrombosis Hemostasis & Vascular Biology Interest Group
“TBA”
@MMC, Central 2

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics
Grand Rounds
“Mental Health Needs of Holocaust Survivors UJA Grant”
Presenters:
Debbie Greenberg, MSW, PhD; Gary Kennedy, MD
@MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue, 2nd floor
 
4:00 – 6:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
4:00 – 5 :00 PM – “Physiology Series: Chapter 12”
Matthew Abramowitz, MD
5:00 – 6:00 PM –
“Regulation of Actin Dynamics and Cell Motility by TRPC Channels”
Anna Greka, MD, PhD
Instructor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
@Einstein, Ullmann Bldg, Conf. Room 623

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases
“ACG 2010 Highlights”
GI Fellows
@MMC, North West Pavilion, Neurology Conf. Room, Suite 023, Blue Zone, Main Level

Friday, October 22

8:00 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology Fellows Case Presentation
“Vasculitis Mimics”
Dr. Rachel Gross
2nd Year Fellow
@ Einstein, Belfer 601, Microbiology & Immunology Library

8:00 AM
Renal Division Journal Club
“TBA”
Dr. Akalin
@MMC, Centennial Conference Room 4B

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology*
“Diagnosis and Management of HIT”
Theodore Warkentin, MD
Dept. of Pathology/Molecular Medicine at McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
@MMC, Central 2 Conf. Room
*Sponsored by a grant from Canyon Pharmaceuticals

12:00 PM
Renal Division PD Conference
* No Conference Scheduled

1:00 PM
Renal Division Clinical Conference
“TBA”
@MMC, Centennial Conf. Room 4B

October 11-15, 2010

Monday, October 11th
                   
12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:
Holiday- No Conference Scheduled

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7NW, Weiler:
Dr. Ellen Harrison
“M&M”

Tuesday, October 12th           

8:00 a.m.
Cardiology Grand Rounds: Cherkasky Aud:
Jay N. Gross, MD, FACC
Professor of Clinical Medicine
AECOM and Bronx Lebanon
Interim Director, Arrhythmia Services
Director, Inter-Campus Pacemaker Service,
MMC
"Arrhythmia Therapy 2010: At the Crossroad"

8:00 a.m.
Pulmonary Core, C.R. Price Ctr, Rm 357 & Cent 4B: Dr. Thomas Aldrich
“Sickle Cell Lung Disease”

12:15 p.m.
Pituitary Conference, Building 1 C.R., 1N48, Jacobi

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 Jacobi:
No Conference Scheduled

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7NW, Weiler:
Dr. Golda Hudes
“TBA”

Wednesday, October 13th

8:00 a.m.
Pulmonary Curriculum Conference: Price Ctr 357 & Cent 4B:
Dr. Muralikrishna Gopal
“β-Blockers may reduce mortality and risk of exacerbations in patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease” for Journal Club

8:30-10:00 a.m.
Division of Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds:  MMC, Tishman B Conference Room:
Drs. Jasmeen Dara, Dana Levy, Jacques Simkins- Interesting Cases

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:
No Conference Scheduled

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW, Weiler:
Dr. Andrew Berman
“COPD”

12:30 p.m.
Dermatology Clinical Diagnostic Conference,
 2A 3, VEH

5:00 p.m.
Liver Research Center Seminar: Ullmann 623:
Richard S. Blumberg, MD
Chief, Div. of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Endoscopy
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Professor, Harvard School of Medicine
Boston, MA
“CD1 Immunity and Microsomal Triglyceride Transfer Protein”

Thursday, October 14th 

7:30 a.m.
Dermatology Grand Rounds: MAP, 2nd FL:
Live Case Viewing

8:00 a.m.
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, First Floor Auditorium, Forchheimer: (Sign in sheets will be given out by the 2nd FL entrance during the Q&A period.)
Richard W. Grant, MD, MPH
Asst. Professor at Massachusetts General Hosp. and Hard Medical School; Medical Director, Diabetes Connected Health Program in the Partners Center for Connected Health; Physician Scientist in the MGH Laboratory of Computer Science; Co-Director, Clinical Effectiveness Research Unit at MGH
Redesigning Primary Care for Chronic Disease: How Can Health IT Facilitate Medication Changes and Empower Patients

9:00 a.m.
Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series, Montefiore Residence 1, 3411 Wayne

12:15 p.m.
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, Cherhasky Auditorium, Montefiore
Richard W. Grant, MD, MPH
Asst. Professor at Massachusetts General Hosp. and Hard Medical School; Medical Director, Diabetes Connected Health Program in the Partners Center for Connected Health; Physician Scientist in the MGH Laboratory of Computer Science; Co-Director, Clinical Effectiveness Research Unit at MGH
Redesigning Primary Care for Chronic Disease: How Can Health IT Facilitate Medication Changes and Empower Patients

 12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 3 N1, JMC:
Dr. Stephan Kamholz

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 7 NW Weiler:
Dr. Luis Davila Santini
“TBA”

5:00 p.m.
GI& Liver Diseases/MMC-AECOM:
MMC, Central Zone Conference Room, 2nd FL:
Pathology Conference
Drs. Kathryn Tanaka, Joseph Locker, Qiang Liu
“Pathology Case Discussion”

5:00 p.m.
Renal Grand Rounds: MMC Tishman A Conference Room:
Donald Hricik, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Nephrology
Director, Transplantation Services
Division of Nephrology an dHypertension
Case Western Reserve University
“New Strategies and Therapeutic Advances in Renal Transplantation: A Best Practices Program for Improved Patient Outcomes”

Friday, October 15th

8:00 a.m.
Endocrine Conference, Price Ctr 351

8:30 a.m.
Hematology Grand Rounds: Central 2 C.R., Gold Zone:  Richard Stanley, PhD
Professor/Chair, Dept. of Developmental & Molecular Biology; AECOM
“TBA”

9:00 a.m.
Diabetes Conference, Price Auditorium, 1st Floor: Dr. Michael Czech
University of Massachusetts
“RNAi-based Therapeutic Strategies for Inflammation and Metabolic Disease”

9:00 a.m.
Rheumatology Grand Rounds, 601, Belfer:
Dr. Suzanne Li- Pediatric Rheumatologist
Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital
Hackensack University Medical Center
“Presentation, Therapy and Activity Monitoring of Pediatric Localized Scleroderma”

12:30 p.m.
Housestaff Conference, 3N1 JMC:
Grand Rounds- 4th Floor:
Dr. Paul Gaglio
“HCV Update 2010”

12:30 p.m.
Chief of Service Rounds, 7 NW Weiler:
Dr. Sharon Silbiger

1:00 p.m.
Allergy/Immunology Conference, 1525 Blondell Ave, 2nd Floor, Conference Room: TBA

2:00 p.m.
Rheumatology Walk Rounds, 412 C.R., JMC

October 4-8, 2010

Monday, October 4

4:00 PM
Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism
* No Conference Scheduled

Tuesday, October 5

8:00 AM
Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds
Cardiovascular Risk Assessment in 2010 and Beyond
Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, MD, ScM, FACC, FAHA
Chair, Dept. of Preventive Medicine, Tenure Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine; Medical Director, Cardiovascular Clinical Trials Unit, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
@MMC, Cherkasky Auditorium

8:00 A M
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
"Sleep Disordered Breathing Continued"
Dr. David Appel
@Einstein, Price 357, and MMC, Cent. 4B Conf. Room

8:15 AM
Division of Nephrology Journal Club
“Methylation Determines Fibroblast Activation and Fibrogenesis in the Kidney”
Katalin Susztak, MD
@Einstein, Ullmann Bldg, Conf. Room 623

2:00 PM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Conference
“Combined Pulmonary/CCM Conference”
Dr. Amik Sodhi
@MMC, Gold Zone, Room G161B

3:30 PM
Hematology Morphology Conference
Mervyn L. Goldstein, M.D.
Hematology Division Offices
@3411 Wayne Avenue, Suite L-1

Wednesday, October 6

8:00 AM
Division of General Internal Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
*No Conference this week

8:00 AM
Division of Pulmonary Medicine Curriculum
“CPC”
Dr. Fairouz Al-Othman
@Einstein, Price 357, and MMC, Cent. 4B Conf. Room

8:30 AM
Division of Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds
“Interesting Cases”
Presenters: Drs. Felsen, Varughese, Vernatter
@ Einstein, Forchheimer Bldg, 3rd Floor Lecture Hall

12:00 PM
Geriatric Core Curriculum Conference
“PT – Assistive Devices”
L. Monteiro
@MMC, Geriatrics Conference Room, Monte 1, 2nd Floor

5:00 PM
Liver Research Center Seminar
“AAV-Mediated Gene Transfer to Liver for Hemophilia: Pre-Clinical and Clinical Studies”
Katherine A. High, MD
William H. Bennett Professor of Pediatrics, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
@Einstein, Ullmann 623 Conf. Room

Thursday, October 7

7:30 AM
Controversial Cases in Cardiovascular Care”
@ MMC, MAP 7 Conference Room

8:00 AM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds –Session 1
Liver Transplantation: Pre and Post Operative Management for Internists
Paul Gaglio, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine; Medical Director, Liver Transplantation, Division of Hepatology
@Einstein, Forchheimer 1st Floor Lecture Hall

8:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@MMC, Moses 2 Conf. Room, 2nd Floor

9:00 AM
Division of Dermatology Clinical Lecture Series
*No Conference Scheduled

12:15 PM
Dept. of Medicine Grand Rounds – Session 2
* No Afternoon Conference Scheduled

1:30 – 2:45 PM
Thrombosis Hemostasis & Vascular Biology Interest Group
“TBA”
@MMC, Central 2

2:00 – 3:00 PM
Geriatrics Research Seminar
“Humanin and Aging: A Sweet Connection”
Radhika Mazumdar, MD
@MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue, 2nd Floor

3:00 – 4:00 PM
Division of Geriatrics
Grand Rounds
“The Aging Adult with Cerebral Palsy”
Loren Greenberg, MD, MS, PhD;
Gary Grimald
Director of Rehabilitation, Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York;
Jody King, Applied Behavioral Services Coordinator, Cerebral Palsy Associations of New York
@MMC, 3411 Wayne Avenue, 2nd floor
 
5:00 PM
Division of Nephrology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@MMC, Tishman Learning Center, Health Sciences Library

5:00 PM
Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases
“Enhancing the Eye at Endoscopy”
David L. Carr-Locke, MD
Chief, Digestive Diseases, Dept. of Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center
New York, NY
@MMC, North West Pavilion, Neurology Conf. Room, Suite 023, Blue Zone, Main Level

Friday, October 18

8:00 AM
Invasive Cardiology Grand Rounds
“TBA”
@Weiler Hospital Auditorium

8:00 - 10 AM
Division of Rheumatology Grand Rounds
“Rheumatic Manifestations of Immunodeficiencies”
Dr. Arye Rubenstein
Professor of Pediatrics
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
@ Einstein, Belfer 601, Microbiology & Immunology Library

8:00 AM
Renal Division Journal Club
“TBA”
Dr. Akalin
@MMC, Centennial Conference Room 4B

8:30 AM
Division of Hematology
“Hemaglobinopathies and Iron Overload”
Yelena Ginzburg
Professor, Dept. of Medicine (Oncology), MMC
@MMC, Central 2Conf. Room

12:00 PM
Renal Division PD Conference
* No Conference Scheduled

1:00 PM
Renal Division Clinical Conference
“TBA”
@MMC, Centennial Conf. Room 4B

 

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