Tuesdays, November 2013


November 5, 2013 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:
The Dementia Epidemic: A Rational Approach to Screening and Management


SPEAKER:
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

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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


November 12, 2013 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:
Cardiology Clinical Pathology Conference


SPEAKERS:
Bruce I. Goldman, MD
Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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J. Franklin Richeson, MD
Professor of Medicine, URSMD
Division of Cardiology
University of Rochester Medical Center
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J. Chad Teeters, MD, MS, RPVI, FACC
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Chief of Cardiology, Highland Hospital
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. To form a differential diagnosis of congestive heart failure.
2. To learn clinical and pathological approaches to the unknown patient presented.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 9-Nov-13 3:48pm ET


Other Events & Dates
8:30am - 9:30am
BME Seminar Series: “FDA Engineers’ Roles in Regulatory Science and the Development of Standards”

Mitchell Shein, Chief of the Implantable Electrophysiological Devices Branch in the Division of Cardiovascular Devices at the FDA, will present "FDA Engineers' Roles in Regulatory Science and the Development of Standards" on Tuesday, November 12th from 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. in Sloan Auditorium, Goergen Hall. The discussion will include an overview of the standards development process, as well as an open discussion on engineer's roles in Regulatory Science and the development of device standards at the Center for Devices and Radiological Health in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. For more information, click here: http://www.bme.rochester.edu/resources/event.php?id=410

Location:  Room 101 (Sloan Auditorium) Goergen Hall, River Campus

Posted by:  Megan Mack, Office of Research Alliances, 1-Nov-13 3:41pm ET


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

What engages people? Self-determination theory research on motivation in learning, health care, virtual worlds, and other domains

Presenter: Richard Ryan, PhD Professor, Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology

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 4:01pm ET


Other Events & Dates
12:45pm - 4:30pm
URMC Imaging Day

Save the date! University of Rochester investigators rely on high-end microscopic capabilities to further their studies involving tissue, cells, and sub-cellular organelles. In this half-day session, scanning and transmission electron microscopy, confocal microscopy, multiphoton microscopy and laser capture microdissection will be discussed. Faculty, postdocs, students and staff should find these talks helpful for furthering their research study designs.

Location:  Class of 62 Auditorium

Posted by:  Anne Reed, Shared Resource Laboratories, 14-Oct-13 1:16pm ET


November 19, 2013 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:
Atrial Fibrilillation: Let It Be or Revolution

SPEAKER:
Andrew C. Davidson, MD
Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
Division of Cardiology
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Susan F. Lien, MD
Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
Division of Cardiology
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:
1. Understand how to manage Atrial Fibrillation.
2. Understand the Literature supporting Rate vs. Rhythm Control.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 15-Nov-13 4:32pm ET


Radiation Safety
9:00am - 11:30am
Radiation Safety Training Class

There are two ways to register for this class:
1) contact us directly at x53781 -or-
2) register online -you MUST provide your NAME, DEPT., PHONE NUMBER, and RADIOACTIVE PERMIT HOLDER NAME (PI).

You will need to read over the Radiation Safety Manual before the scheduled class date. You may download and print the manual by clicking on the following link: RSU Training Manual



For more information you may contact Patty Pschierer @ 275-3781 or email.

Location:  1-7438 Hawkins

Posted by:  Patricia Pschierer, Radiation Safety, 11-Jul-13 10:08am ET


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

Title: "Molecular mechanisms regulating myofibroblast differentiation and cardiac remodeling"

Eric Small, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute University of Rochester

Location:  K-307

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


Research Meetings
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Student Seminar

Ellie M. Carrell
(Graduate Student in the Laboratory of Dr. Robert T. Dirksen)

"Characterization of the Physiological Role of Orai1 in the Skeletal Muscle"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 13-Nov-13 1:40pm ET


November 26, 2013 ( Tuesday )

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

The role of nutrition in the etiology and treatment of autism: from food dyes to supplement use.

Presenters: Susan Hyman, MD Professor, Department of Pediatrics Brianne Schmidt, RD Pat Stewart, PhD, RD Assistant Professor Pediatrics Director, Bionutrition Department CRC Nutrition Theme Director, Medical School Curriculum

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 4:02pm ET

 
 
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