Seminar Details

JANUARY 26, 2015 through FEBRUARY 2, 2015


Academic Events
Monday, January 26, 2015
  Orthopaedic Surgery:   Adult Reconstruction Team A --- 6:30 AM, HJD Loeb Auditorium - Contact Ana Sermeno-Dejesus at Ana.Dejesus@nyumc.org
  Ophthalmology:   Ophthalmology Retina --- Kenneth Wald, MD Attending NYU School of Medicine 462 First Avenue , 7:00 AM, MEETH, Corwin Hall 2nd floor, 210 East 64th Street - Contact Denise Ortiz at 212-263-3263 or at Denise.Ortiz@nyumc.org
  Anesthesiology:   Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pain Medicine Grand Rounds --- "Evaluation and Treatment of Headache: A focus on migraine and psychiatric comorbidities." , Mia T. Minen, MD, MPH Director of Headache Services; Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine NYULMC , 7:30 AM, Center for the Study and Treatment of Pain, 240 East 38th Street, 14th Floor, North, Conference Room 14-12 - Contact Jennifer Woods-Portanova at Jennifer.Woods-Portanova@nyumc.org
  Nephrology:   Molecular Mechanisms of Advanced Diabetic Nephropathy --- Alda Tufro, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Pediatrics Yale University School of Medicine , 12:00 PM, Skriball 3rd Floor Conference Room - Contact Rosa Kim at Rosa.Kim@nyumc.org
  Neuroscience:   Neuroscience Colloquium --- "Neural Circuits Underlying Motor Skill Learning and Execution" , Bence Olveczky, PhD Associate Professor Harvard University , 12:30 PM, 4 Washington Place, Meyer Building, Room 815 - Contact Carmen McCaffery at Carmen.Mccaffery@nyumc.org
  Translational Research In Progress:   Translational Research in Progress (TRIP) Seminar --- "TRIP (Translational Research in Progress) is a research seminar series co-sponsored by the Department of Medicine and the Clinical and Translational Science Institute. The topics for this seminar are: "Interplay between pro-inflammatory state and vascular function in obese adolescents: across glucose tolerance categories" and "Synthetic Chromosomes - Yeast 2.0 and beyond to translational medicine"." , Preneet C. Brar, MD Assistant Professor NYU School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics , Jef Boeke, PhD Professor / Director NYU School of Medicine Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology , 1:00 PM, Smilow Research Center, 1st Floor Multipurpose Room - Contact Lilly Sypher at (212) 263-2978 or at Lilly.Sypher@nyumc.org
  Honors Program:   Gene Regulatory Logic of Neuronal Cell Type Specification --- Oliver Hobert, PhD Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics Columbia University New York City Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute , 4:00 PM, ALumni Hall - Classroom B - Contact Josephine Markiewicz at 263-3815 or at Josephine.Markiewicz@nyumc.org
  Plastic Surgery:   Indications: Morbidity and Mortality Conference --- "Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds" , Michael Alperovich, MD Executive Chief Resident NYU School of Medicine , 6:00 PM, Bellevue Hospital, Bogert Education Center - Contact Carla Navarro at Carla.Navarro@nyumc.org
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
  Orthopaedic Surgery:   Adult Reconstruction Team B --- 6:30 AM, HJD Library - Contact Ana Sermeno-Dejesus at Ana.Dejesus@nyumc.org
  Orthopaedic Surgery:   Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery --- 6:30 AM, Center for Children Rotunda - Contact Ana Sermeno-Dejesus at Ana.Dejesus@nyumc.org
  Dept. of Surgery:   Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Conference --- "Didactic conference for Fellows, Residents and Faculty; Selected CME accredited meeting discussing topics in Vascular Disease." , Mark Adelman, MD Chief NYULMC Skirball 3rd Floor Seminar Room , 7:00 AM, Skirball 3rd Floor Seminar Room - Contact Felicia Brockett at 212-263-6378 or at Felicia.Brockett@nyumc.org
  DGIMCI:   Can Technology Reduce Health Disparities?
Digital Health Strategies and Innovations for Underserved Communities ---
Garth Graham, MD, MPH President, Aetna Foundation Co-Chair IOM Committee: Using Technology to Reduce Disparities Past Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health, HHS , 8:00 AM, Saul Farber Auditorium - Contact Ashley Falzone at 212-263-5194 or at Ashley.Falzone@nyumc.org
  Population Health - ARDIS Seminars:   ARDIS Seminar - Screening and Brief Intervention for Adolescent Substance Use in Primary Care --- "Sharon Levy, MD, MPH Dr. Sharon Levy is a board certified Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School; she also has a Master?s degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. She is the Director of the Adolescent Substance Abuse Program in the Division of Developmental Medicine at Boston Children's Hospital, which is comprised of clinical, research, training and policy arms. She has evaluated and treated hundreds of adolescents with substance use disorders, and has taught national curricula and published extensively on the outpatient management of substance use disorders in adolescents, including screening and brief advice in primary care, the use of drug testing and the outpatient management of opioid dependent adolescents. Dr. Levy is the PI of the SAMHSA-funded adolescent SBIRT project and an NIAAA-funded study validating the youth alcohol screening tool in a population of youth with chronic medial illness. She currently serves as the chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Substance Abuse." , Sharon Levy, MD, MPH Director, Adolescent Substance Abuse Program Boston Children's Hospital , 12:30 PM, 227 East 30th Street, between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, Translational Research Building ? Seminar Room 717 - Contact Meghan Gerard at 6465012543 or at Meghan.Gerard@nyumc.org
  Office of Science & Research:   New Monthly Seminar Series - "Lunch and Learn --- "The Office of Collaborative Science (OCS) is launching a seminar series called, "Lunch and Learn," where on the last Tuesday of each month, a core director will present. Researchers, postdocs, and graduate students are encouraged to bring their lunch and learn about the cores' current and future services. The first session will feature the RNAi Core. Come with your lunch if you are interested in: - Identifying genes, pathways, or networks related to your biology - Discovering potential drug targets or genes associated with resistance - Targeted functional genomic analysis - Increasing throughput of your assay - High throughput image analysis for 2D or 3D models (i.e., colony or migration assays) - Large scale data handling and/or analysis - 3D printing - The feasibility of CRISPR screening" , Chi Yun, PhD Director of the RNAi Core NYU School of Medicine , 1:00 PM, Skirball, 5 Floor Conference Room - Contact Andrea Ohlsson at Andrea.Ohlsson@nyumc.org
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
  Orthopaedic Surgery:   Orthopaedic Core Curriculum --- 6:30 AM, HJD Loeb Auditorium - Contact Ana Sermeno-Dejesus at Ana.Dejesus@nyumc.org
  Anesthesiology:   VISITING PROFESSOR GUEST LECTURE SERIES --- "ROLE OF 3D TEE IN GUIDING PERCUTANEOUS AND SURGICAL REPAIR OF STRUCTURAL HEART DISEASE" , MUHAMED SARIC, MD, PHD ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MEDICINE NYU SCHOOL OF MEDICINE NEW YORK, NY DIRECTOR OF ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY LAB , 7:00 AM, COLES 109 SR - Contact Olga Desrosiers at 263-6343 or at Olga.Desrosiers@nyumc.org
  Plastic Surgery:   Midfacial Fractures Management --- "Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds" , Casian Monaco, MD Plastic Surgery Resident NYU School of Medicine , 7:00 AM, Bellevue Hosptial, Bogert Education Center - Contact Carla Navarro at Carla.Navarro@nyumc.org
  Ob/Gyn:   Engaging with the Learning Process: Fun and Effective Teaching Tools for Busy Clinical Settings --- Linda R. Tewksbury, MD Director, Medical Student Education NYU School of Medicine New York, NY Department of Pediatrics , Cynthia J. Osman, MD Clinical Associate Professor NYU School of Medicine New York, NY NYU Assistant Program Director and Continuity Clinic Director, NYU Pediatric Residency Program; Associate Medical Director, Bellevue Pediatric Clinic , 7:30 AM, Smilow First Floor Seminar Room - Contact Maricela Acevedo at 212-263-5093 or at acevem06@nyumc.org
  Grand Rounds - Department of Medicine:   WHONET: Tracking Germs for Patient Safety --- John Stelling, MD, MPH Co-Director, WHO Collaborating Centre for Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance Brigham and Women's Hospital , 7:45 AM, Schwartz Lecture Hall E - Contact Andrew Levy at Andrew.Levy@nyumc.org
  Plastic Surgery:   Complex Facial Reconstruction --- "Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds" , Eduardo D. Rodriguez, MD, DDS Chair, Department of Plastic Surgery NYU School of Medicine , 8:00 AM, Bellevue Hospital, Bogert Education Center, CD524 - Contact Carla Navarro at Carla.Navarro@nyumc.org
  Otolaryngology:   Head & Neck Surgery & Oncology Multidisciplinary Tumor Board --- Babak Givi, MD Faculty NYU Langone Medical Center , David Myssiorek, MD Faculty NYU Langone Medical Center , Mark DeLacure, MD Faculty NYU Langone Medical Center , 8:30 AM, Smilow Multipurpose Room - Contact Monica Caraballo at 212-263-6344 or at Monica.Caraballo@nyumc.org
  Ob/Gyn:   NYUDOG Research Conference --- "‪"Telomere Reprogramming During Early Human Development" , LeRoy Robinson, Jr.‬, Graduate Student‬ David Keefe Laboratory of Reproductive Medicine‬ NYU Langone Medical Center 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016 , 8:30 AM, smilow "B" Conference Room
  Otolaryngology:   Tympanoplasty --- Paul Hammerschlag, MD Faculty NYU Langone Medical Center , 9:30 AM, Smilow Multipurpose Room - Contact Monica Caraballo at 212-263-6344 or at Monica.Caraballo@nyumc.org
  Otolaryngology:   Parathyroid --- Babak Givi, MD Faculty NYU Langone Medical Center , 10:15 AM, Smilow Multipurpose Room - Contact Monica Caraballo at 212-263-6344 or at Monica.Caraballo@nyumc.org
  DGIMCI:   Increased Mortality Rates During Resident Handoff Periods and the Effect of ACGME Duty Hour Regulation
and
Using Unannounced Standardized Patients (USPs) to Assess Resident Charting Practices ---
Joshua Denson, MD Chief Resident, Internal Medicine Residency Program NYU School of Medicine Bellevue Hospital Center , Sondra Zabar, MD Associate Professor
Director, Program in Medical Education Innovations and Research (PrMEIR)
Director, Primary Care Residency NYU School of Medicine , 12:00 PM, Bellevue Hospital, Admin Building, A611 - Contact Ashley Falzone at 212-263-5184 or at Ashley.Falzone@nyumc.org
  Other Neuroscience Seminars:   Neuroscience Weekly Group Meeting --- "Ringstad Lab" , Jung-Hwan Choi, PhD Postdoc Ringstad Lab , 12:00 PM, Smilow 1st Floor Seminar Room
  Population Health Research Seminars:   ? Mitigating Health Disparities in Latino Populations by Improving Chronic Disease Health Literacy Using Animation --- Jose Calderon, MD, Division of General Internal Medicine & Health Services Research Department of Medicine Geffin School of Medicine, UCLA RAND Corporation , 12:00 PM, Translational Research Building | 227 E 30th Street , 7th Floor | Seminar Room 717 - Contact Beverly Borg at 646-501-2522 or at beverly.borg@nyumc.org
  Population Health - Division of Medical Ethics:   Division of Medical Ethics Colloquium- Alison Bateman-House, PhD, MPH, MA "The Vexing Issue of Compassionate Use: Dealing with Patient Requests to Try Interventions that Have Not Been Approved by the FDA --- 1:00 PM, 227 East 30th Street, Seminar Room 120 - Contact Jessica Wico at Jessica.Wico@NYUMC.ORG
  Institute for Systems Genetics:   In Situ Sequencing of Molecular Interactomes --- "In Situ Sequencing of Molecular Interactomes" , Liangcai Gu, Ph.D. Research Fellow in Genetics Harvard Medical School Boston, MA , 1:00 PM, Skirball 3rd floor Seminar Room - Contact Nakisha Davis at 1-0795 or at Nakisha.Davis@nyumc.org
  Perlmutter Cancer Center:   Laura & Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Research Seminar Series --- "LECTURE TITLE- Ubiquitin ligases in Cancer Metabolism and Resistance to Therapy" , Ze've Ronai, PhD Professor & Deputy Director Sanford Burnham Medical Research Center , 4:30 PM, Smilow Seminar Room - Contact sharon pineda at 212-263-6530 or at Sharon.Pineda@nyumc.org
  Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine:   Is your patient a lung transplant candidate: Who, when and What Procedure? --- Sean Studer, MD Clinical Associate Professor NYU School of Medicine Department of Medicine , 5:00 PM, Saul Farber Auditorium, Bellevue Hospital Atrium - Contact Maria Tababan at 212-263-6479 ext.1 or at Maria.Tababan@nyumc.org
Thursday, January 29, 2015
  Ophthalmology:   Ophthalmology IVFA Conference --- Jesse Jung, MD Attending NYU School of Medicine 462 First Avenue , 7:00 AM, Bellevue Hospital, 462 First Avenue, 5N18 - Contact Denise Ortiz at 212-263-3263 or at Denise.Ortiz@nyumc.org
  MCIT:   Telephony Training --- "New IP Cisco Telephone Training." 9:30 AM, 1 Park - Floor 11 Room 11-197
  Psychiatry:   Psychiatry: Dept. of Psychiatry Grand Rounds --- "From Trauma to Stress Disorder: Can We Possibly Crack the Code?" , Arieh Shalev, MD Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, NYU Langone Medical Center Ereritus Professor of Psychiatry, Dept. of Psychiatry, Hadassah University Hospital, Israel , 11:00 AM, Smilow Seminar Room - Contact Ellen Lerner at 646-754-4854 or at Ellen.Lerner@nyumc.org
  MCIT:   Telephony Training --- "New IP Cisco Telephone Training." 11:00 AM, 1 Park - Floor 11 Room 11-197
  Neuroscience:   SPiNES- Seminars From Postdocs in Neuroscience --- "The role of homeostatic plasticity in promoting resilience to social stress" , Allyson Friedman, PhD Postdoc Han Lab, Mount Sinai , 12:00 PM, Alexandria Center 9th Floor Conference Room
  Population Health - SOLVE:   UMPH Seminar --- Benjamin Linas, MD, MPH Associate Professor Boston University, School of Medicine Cost and cost-effectiveness of new therapies for HCV , 12:00 PM, Translational Research Building, 227 East 30th Street, Room 717, New York, NY 10016 - Contact Ayesha Malik at Ayesha.Malik@nyumc.org
  MCIT:   Telephony Training --- "New IP Cisco Telephone Training." 1:00 PM, 1 Park - Floor 11 Room 11-197
  Sackler Institute:   Hilar Granule Cells in Normal Mice and Factors that Can Influence Them: --- "Thesis Defense: Keria Bermudez-Hernandez, PhD candidate Thesis Advisor: Helen E. Scharfman, Ph.D. Training Program: Neuroscience & Physiology" 1:00 PM, Smilow Seminar Room - Contact Lisabeth Greene at Lisabeth.Greene@nyumc.org
  MCIT:   Telephony Training --- "New IP Cisco Telephone Training." 2:30 PM, 1 Park - Floor 11 Room 11-197
Friday, January 30, 2015
  Ophthalmology:   Ophthalmology Board Review --- Jack Dodick, MD Attending NYU School of Medicine 462 First Avenue , 7:00 AM, Bellevue Hospital, 462 First Avenue, 5N18 - Contact Denise Ortiz at 212-263-3263 or at Denise.Ortiz@nyumc.org
  Cardiology:   Cardiovascular Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Toward Making an Impact --- Jon Giles, MD Professor of Medicine Columbia University Medical Center , 8:00 AM, Skirball 4 seminar room - Contact Estelle Bonner at 33967 or at Estelle.Bonner@nyumc.org
  Infectious Diseases Grand Rounds:   First Year Fellows Present Clinical Cases --- Alfred Luk, MD ID Fellow NYU , Gilda Bontempo, MD ID Fellow NYU , 8:00 AM, Smilow Seminar Room - Contact Ming Chan at Ming.Chan@nyumc.org
  Dept. of Medicine:   Hospitalist Lecture Series --- 12:00 PM, Smilow 1B Conference Room - Contact Linda Pacitti at 212-263-2868 or at Linda.Pacitti@nyumc.org
Monday, February 2, 2015
  Radiology:   Clinical Imaging Symposium in Hualalai --- 12:00 AM, The Four Seasons Hualalai, HI - Contact Marisa Costello at 212-263-0724 or at Marisa.Bruno@nyumc.org

Public Events
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
  Dept. of Pediatrics:   Pediatric Grand Rounds --- "Bioinformatics" , Dr. Joel Dudley Director of Biomedical Informatics; Assistant Professor of Genetics and Genomic Sciences Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai New York, NY , 8:00 AM, Alumni Hall B - Contact Kristina Johanson at Kristina.Johanson@nyumc.org
  Rehabilitation Medicine/Rusk Institute:   Rehabilitation Medicine/Rusk Institute: Rehabilitation Medicine: Resident Didactic Lecture Series --- "12:00 - 1:00 PM - "Operative Management of the Wrist and Hand" presented by Dr. Alice Chu, Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYULMC -- 1:00 - 3:00 PM -"Pediatric Orthopedic Conditions" and "Arthrogryposis" presented Dr. Joan T. Gold, Clinical Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, NYULMC" 12:00 PM, NYULMC Coles Auditorium 109 - Contact Kevin Tabije at Kevin.Tabije@nyumc.org
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
  NYU Langone Medical Center Public:   NYU Department of Urology Grand Rounds --- 7:15 AM, Skirball 4th Floor Seminar Room - Contact Sabine Gay at Sabine.Gay@nyumc.org
  Neurosurgery:   Cerebrovascular Conference --- "Jafar Jafar,MD" 7:30 AM, Alumni Hall A - Contact Allison George Lucas at 212-263-6416 or at Allison.GeorgeLucas@nyumc.org
  NYU Langone Medical Center Public:   IBC meeting --- "Meeting to discuss research involving recombinant and synthetic nucleic acid molecules at the Medical Center and Washington Square campuses." 2:00 PM, tbd - Contact Natalie Mays at 646-754-5258 or at Natalie.Mays@nyumc.org
  Perlmutter Cancer Center:   What's New Update from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium --- "The 37th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium brought scientists and clinicians together to present state-of-the-art information on breast cancer. Join us for a discussion of the latest findings presented at this premier symposium, including breast cancer prevention strategies, research, diagnosis, and treatment." , Freya R. Schnabel, MD Professor Department of Surgery Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center , 6:00 PM, NYU Langone Medical Center, 550 First Avenue (at 31st Street) Smilow 1st Floor Seminar Room - Contact Rachael Rennich at 212-263-2266 or at CancerEvents@nyumc.org
Thursday, January 29, 2015
  NYU Langone Medical Center Public:   The nature and modulation of synapses that signal punishment --- "Neuroscience Institute Faculty Candidate" , Steven J. Shabel, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow University of California San Diego , 4:00 PM, Skirball Third Floor Seminar Room - Contact Andrea Hines at 212-263-9476 or at Andrea.Hines@nyumc.org
  NYU Langone Medical Center Public:   Acute Biomarkers in Concussion- Concussion Center Journal Club --- 5:30 PM, Ambulatory Care Center- 240 E. 38th St., 17th Floor, Room 17-43 - Contact Feby Eng at 646-501-7750 or at Feby.Eng@nyumc.org
Friday, January 30, 2015
  Neurosurgery:   Neurosurgery Spine Conference --- 7:00 AM, Alumni Hall A - Contact Allison George Lucas at 212-263-6416 or at Allison.GeorgeLucas@nyumc.org
  Neurosurgery:   Neurosurgery Grand Rounds --- "Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformations - Jafar Jafar, MD" 8:00 AM, Alumni Hall A - Contact Allison George Lucas at 212-263-6416 or at Allison.GeorgeLucas@nyumc.org
  NYU Langone Medical Center Public:   Child Study Center Grand Rounds --- "More than a Feeling: Affect and Somatic Perception in Autism Spectrum Disorders." , Carissa Cascio, PhD Assistant Professor of Psychiatry Vanderbilt University School of Medicine , 11:00 AM, One Park Avenue, 7th Floor "Central Park" - Contact Thomas Canale at 646-754-5061 or at Thomas.Canale@nyumc.org
  Neurosurgery:   Pediatric Neurosurgery Conference --- "Jeffrey Wisoff, MD" 12:00 PM, Smilow A Conference Room - Contact Allison George Lucas at 212-263-6416 or at Allison.GeorgeLucas@nyumc.org
  Rehabilitation Medicine/Rusk Institute:   Rehabilitation Medicine/Rusk Institute: EMG Conference --- "Dr. Brian Freed and Dr. Kevin Bernard will present recent interesting EMG/NCS cases" 12:00 PM, NYU Ambulatory Care Center, 240 East 38th Street, 15th Floor, Room 1584 - Contact Kevin Tabije at Kevin.Tabije@nyumc.org

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