Department

Weekly Conferences and Seminars

The Week of 5/10/2004 - 5/14/2004

Grand Rounds

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May, 11, 2004 (9:00 - 10:15 a.m.) Clopton Auditorium

GRAND ROUNDS*

ELI ROBINS LECTURE
Screening and Intervention for Alcohol Disorders in Primary Care:
Encouraging Patient Initiative
John Helzer, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry & Director of Health Behavior Research Center
South Burlington, Vermont

Wednesday Research Seminar

  May 12, 2004 (1:15 - 2:30 p.m.) East Pavilion Auditorium

  RESIDENT'S LECTURES

  School Violence

  Mahammad Ali, M.D.

  Assessment of Quality of Care in a Community Mental Health Setting:

  A Look at Benzodiazepine Regulation

  Sarah Beningtion, D.O.

  Can Psychiatric Disorders Predict Drug Dependence Treatment Outcomes?

  Jacqueline Jacobs, M.D.

Courses

TUESDAY RESIDENT SEMINAR:
May 11, 2004 (10:30 a.m.) 3rd Floor Conference Room - Renard Bldg.
THEME: PERSONALITY DISORDERS
Coursemaster: C. Robert Cloninger, M.D.
"Personality Disorders"
C. Robert Cloninger, M.D.

WEDNESDAY ADVANCED RESIDENT SEMINAR:
May 12, 2004 (9:00 - 10:30 a.m.) 3rd Floor Conference Room - Renard Bldg.
THEME: Translational Research and Reading the Scientific Literature
Coursemaster: Nuri B. Farber, M.D.
"Obesity"
Syed Khan, M.D.

Speciality Seminars

EPIDEMIOLOGY SEMINAR:
May 10, 2004 (1:00-2:00 p.m.) Suite 4 conference room, Parc Frontenac, 40 North Kingshighway
Coursemaster: Anne Glowinski, M.D.
"Is Social Connectedness Associated with HIV Risk Behaviors among Female Substance Abusers?"
Catharine Mennes, MSW

DEPARTMENTS OF NEUROLOGY & NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY RESEARCH SEMINAR:
May 10, 2004 (12:00 noon), Schwarz Auditorium
"NK Cells Mediate Immunomodulatory Effects of IL-2Ralpha-Targeted Therapy in Multiple Sclerosis"
Bibi Bielekova, M.D., Neuroimmunology Branch, NINDS, NIH