November 5, 2013 ( Tuesday )

Grand Rounds
8:00am - 9:00am
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

The Dementia Epidemic: A Rational Approach to Screening and Management

Thomas Caprio, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Clinical Nursing, and Public Health Sciences
University of Rochester, Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics & Aging
University of Rochester Medical Center


Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Understand the current evidence base for pharmacologic
interventions for dementia including risks and benefits.

2. Outline a rational approach to screening for dementia and
communicating with patients and families who are faced with the diagnosis

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 4-Nov-13 1:42am ET

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lung Biology Research Seminar Series

Matthew Hilton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Director: Histology, Biochemistry, and Molecular Imaging (HBMI) Core Center for Musculoskeletal Research University of Rochester Medical Center

Title: "Notch Signaling in Osteoarthritis and Joint Cartilage Fibrosis"

Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Laurie Furibondo, Environmental Medicine, 16-Sep-13 2:14pm ET

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Progress Toward a High-Performance Brain-Machine Interface

Andrew Schwartz, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Member, Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, The McGowan Institute and the Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Faculty Candidate, Scientific Director, DelMonte Institute for Neuromedicine

Location:  Adolph Auditorium, Rm. #1-7619

Posted by:  Sharon Kubiak, 29-Oct-13 4:23pm ET

Other Events & Dates
12:15pm - 1:15pm
CTSI Seminar Series

E-MOMS of Rochester study

Presenters: Diana Fernandez, MD, MPH, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences Susan Groth, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FAANP Associate Professor, School of Nursing

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CME credit will only be available for those that physically attend the series. No credit will be given for viewing the series on the web.

Lunch is provided, please bring your own beverage.

Location:  Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1W-304)

Posted by:  Katherine Libby, Clinical & Translational Sciences Inst, 27-Aug-13 4:00pm ET