Tuesdays, February 2014


February 4, 2014 ( Tuesday )

Grand Rounds
8:00am - 9:00am
DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE COMBINED MED STAFF/MEDICAL GRAND ROUNDS

TITLE:
A Curious Case of Edema


MODERATOR:
Nicholas Paivanas, MD
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine Residency Program
Instructor in Medicine, Hospital Medicine Division
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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PANEL:
Jason Mendler, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Hematology/Oncology Division
J.P. Wilmot Cancer Center
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Sai Subhodhini Reddy, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Eugene Storozynsky, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Work up edema in the outpatient setting.
2. Discuss basic pathophysiology differentiating various forms of edema.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 28-Mar-14 8:27pm ET


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

Title: "Pluripotent stem cell modeling of lung development and disease"

Guest Speaker: Dr. Darrell Kotton, M.D. Professor of Medicine and Pathology Co-Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine (CReM) Boston University/Boston Medical Center

Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Laurie Furibondo, Environmental Medicine, 15-Jan-14 2:43pm ET


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

Qiuyu Zhu
(Graduate Student in the Laboratory of Dr. Charles J. Lowenstein)

"The Role of STXBP5 in Endothelial Exocytosis and Thrombosis"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 22-Jan-14 11:53am ET


Other Events & Dates
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Andrew S. Kende Distinguished Lecture

Title: Toxins as Targets for Chemical Synthesis

Speaker: Professor Justin Du Bois

Stanford University, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 21-Jan-14 10:53am ET


February 11, 2014 ( Tuesday )

Grand Rounds
8:00am - 9:00am
DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE FELLOWS GRAND ROUNDS

PRESENTATION 1 TITLE:
Rethinking Priorities: Management of Anti-thrombotics In GI Bleeding


SPEAKER:
Maisa Abdalla, MD
Fellow (PGY-5), Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Review risk of GI bleeding associated with the use of anti-thrombotics.
2. Discuss the risks of discontinuing anti-thrombotics in the setting of GI bleeding.
3. Provide a general approach to addressing anti-thrombotics in the settings of GI bleeding.



PRESENTATION 2 TITLE:
Clostridium difficile: Epidemiology, Emerging Trends, and Fecal Microbiota Transplantation


SPEAKER:
Chad Cornish, MD
Fellow (PGY-5), Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Highlight the increasing incidence, severity, and mortality rate of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI).
2. Illustrate the hypervirulent nature of C. diff resulting from the emergence of the NAP1/BI/027 strain.
3. Describe the role and outcomes of fecal microbiota transplantation for the treatment of recurrent CDI.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 28-Mar-14 8:27pm ET


Research Meetings
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Interdisciplinary Research in Data Science Faculty Candidate Seminar

Dr. Jian Peng, Postdoctoral Associate in the Department of Mathematics and the Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is a Faculty Candidate for the University of Rochester Interdisciplinary Research in Data Science.

He will be giving a seminar Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 in Goergen Hall, Room 101, on the River Campus, from 12:30 - 1:30pm.

His seminar is titled "Unraveling the Mechanism of Chaperone-Mediated Protein Folding."

Host: Sina Ghaemmaghami, Ph.D. / sghaemma@bio.rochester.edu / 585-275-4829

Location:  Goergen Hall, Room 101, on the River Campus

Posted by:  Brenda Klein, Biochem & Biophys, 6-Feb-14 2:49pm ET


February 18, 2014 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:

There will be NO Grand Rounds today.


Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 28-Mar-14 8:12pm 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:  1-9555 (Louise Slaughter Room)

Posted by:  Patricia Pschierer, Radiation Safety, 22-Jan-14 8:55am ET


February 25, 2014 ( Tuesday )

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

TITLE:

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Molecular Evaluation to Targeted Therapy


SPEAKER:
Clive S. Zent, MD
Professor of Medicine
James P. Wilmot Cancer Center
University of Rochester Medical Center
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Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Accurately diagnose chronic lymphocytic leukemia and understand the methods used to determine prognosis at diagnosis.
2. Understand the principals of long term care and specific targeted therapy of chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 20-Jan-14 6:22pm ET

 
 
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