2010 Events

Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, December 17, 2010 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, December 10, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Monica Lynn Piecyk, MD

Topic: "Musculoskeletal manifestations of malignancy"


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, December 3, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Outpatient Documentation and Coding Compliance for Physicians"

Speaker: Nirmal Gulati


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, November 12, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: Post-ACR Scientific Meeting Presentations


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, October 29, 2010 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, October 22, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Amy Auerbach, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, October 15, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: Remission in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Pregnancy

Speaker: Michael Smith, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, October 8, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Role of innate and adaptive immunity in COPD pathogenesis"

Speaker: Elizabeth Duncan, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, October 1s, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Mycophenolate moefetil in the treatment of lupus nephritis"

Speaker: Liangyong Jiang, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, September 24, 2010 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, September 17, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "G protein coupled receptor kinases (GRKs) as regulators of cellular trafficking and inflammatory disease."

Speaker: Teresa Tarrant, MD


Announcement from the Chapel Hill Arthritis Education Network

The Chapel Hill Arthritis Education Network will present a program with Glenna Batson, PT, DSc, MA, entitled Movement Improvement Everyday: The "Alexander Technique" Way. The program takes place at the Seymore Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill on Tuesday, September 14, 2011 from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. For more information, contact Cindy Johnson at 919-544-2021.

The Alexander Technique is a method of learning how to use conscious sensory awareness to improve postural support and freedom of movement.


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, September 10, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Exploring the natural killers in all of us"

Speaker: Claire Chehrazi, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, September 3, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Professionalism in Medicine"

Speaker: Beth Jonas, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, August 27, 2010 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, August 20, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: Fellows Research Reports


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, August 13, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

 

Topic: "How to evaluate and treat SLE patients"

 

Speaker: Mary Anne Dooley, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, August 6, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Anaphylaxis and Managing Infusion Reaction in Rheumatology clinic"

Speaker: Maya Jerath, MD PhD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, July 30, 2010 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, July 23, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Adaptation of a Health Literacy Universal Precaution Toolkit for Rheumatology"

Speaker: Leigh F. Callahan, PhD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, July 16, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Welcome to the Wonderful World of Rheumatology"

Speaker: Beth Jonas, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, June 25, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Deepak Kumar, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, June 18, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic:"MicroRNAs as Biomarkers"

Speaker: Mehrnaz Maleki-Fishbach, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, June 11, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: Should we live in a barn? Effect of Endotoxin on Asthma

Speaker: Vinod Doreswamy, MD


Thurston Methodology Core Summer Session

Time and Place: Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 12:00 noon to 1:00pm in the Thurston Library, 3200 Thurston Building.

Topic: "Arthritis 101"

Speaker: Amanda E. Nelson, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, June 4, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Windpipe vs. Tailpipe; who's winning?"

Speaker: Claire Chehrazi, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, May 28, 2010 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, May 21, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Cell Death and Autoimmunity"

Speaker: Elizabeth Duncan, MD, PhD


Thurston Speaker Series

Time and Place: Thursday, May 20, 2010 at 12:00 pm, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Basic Power Calculations and Sample Size Determinations"

Speaker: Todd Schwartz, PhD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, May 14, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Elizabeth Duncan, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, May 7, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "B cell Targeted Therapies for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus"

Speaker: Liangyong Jiang, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, April 30, 2010 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, April 23, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Good Things Come in Small Packages: Microdevices for Biomedical Research"

Speaker: Chris Sims, MD


Thurston Speaker Series

Time and Place: Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 12:00 , Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Weight and Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis"

Speaker: Tammy Somers, PhD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, April 16, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Alfredo Rivadeneira, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, April 9, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Robert Berger, MD


Thurston Speaker Series

Time and Place: Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 12:00 pm, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: Pain Research

Speaker: Rick Gracely, PhD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, April 2, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Vinod Doreswamy, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, March 26, 2010 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD


Thurston Speaker Series

Time and Place: Thursday, March 25th at 12:00 pm, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: Introduction to Online IRB Submission

Speaker: Dan Nelson and Andy Johns


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, March 19, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "The Carnivore's Dilemma: an introduction to galactose-alpha-1,3-galactose allergy"

Speaker: Claire Chehrazi, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, March 12, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "APECED and Autoimmunity"

Speaker: Maureen Su, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, March 5, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "The Lung in Scleroderma"

Speaker: Virginia Steen, MD
Professor, Director, Rheumatology Fellowship Program
Georgetown University Hospital


Thurston Speaker Series

Time and Place: Thursday, February 25, 2010 at 12:00 , Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Social Epidemiologic Application in Dentistry"

Speaker: Anne Sanders, PhD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, February 19, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Claire Chehrazi, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, February 12, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Beth Jonas, MD


Thurston Speaker Series

Time and Place: Thursday, February 11, 2010 at 12:00 pm, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Monogenic Autoimmunity Syndromes"

Speaker: Maureen Su, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, February 5, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Glutathione-S-transferase Mu 1 gene: role in susceptibility to environmental oxidants and endotoxin "

Speaker: Madeline Dillon MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, January 22, 2010 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "MicroRNA and Immunity: RISC-y Business."

Speaker: Mildred Kwan, MD