2011 Events

Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, December 16, 2011 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 9, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Maureen A. Su, MD
Department of Pediatrics and the Inflammatory Disease Institute, UNC


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, December 2, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Osteoarthritis and Fat: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly"

Speakers: Farshid Guilak, PhD
Laszlo Ormandy Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Director, Orthopaedic Bioengineering Laboratory
Duke University


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, November 18, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Genotype-Phenotype studies in Autoimmunity: Leveraging what we have learned from GWAS to understand the mechanisms that lead to human autoimmune disease"

Speaker: Jane Buckner, MD
Program Director, Translational Research
Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, Washington


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, November 11, 2011 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 28, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Coding Refresher"

Speakers: Susan Jimenez and Tina Blanton


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, October 21, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building.

Topic: "A Case of Unknowns: Bring your unknown Cases"


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, October 14, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Case Presentation and Discussion"

Speakers: Beth Jonas, MD
Director, Rheumatology Fellowship Program
Thurston Arthritis Research Center
and
Claire Chehrazi, MD
Allergy and Immunology Fellow


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, October 7, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis and Connective Tissue Disease"

Speaker: Onajite Onaodowan, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, September 30, 2011 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 23, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Neuropsychiatric Manifestations of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus"

Speaker: Jennifer Rogers, MD
Rheumatology Fellow


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, September 16, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Lupus Erythematosus and the Skin"

Speaker: Aida Lugos-Somolinos, MD
Director Clinical Trials Unit Dermatology
Associate Professor of Dermatology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, September 9, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Functional Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering Using Human Adipose Derived Stem Cells"

Speaker: Elizabeth Loboa, MD
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering & Materials Science and Engineering
Joint Dept of Biomedical Engineering
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
North Carolina State University


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, September 2, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Stronger: Carbon Monoxide, Macrophages, and IBD"

: Scott Plevy, MD
UNC Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, August 26, 2011 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

Speaker: Michael M. Frank, MD
Duke University Medical Center

Topic: "How complement functions in generating a normal immune response"

Time and Place: Friday, August 12, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Alfredo Rivadeneira, MD

Topic: "Crystal Arthropathies"

Friday, August 5, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Mary Anne Dooley, MD

Topic: "Evaluating and Treating SLE"

Time and Place: Friday, July 29, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Jordan Renner, MD

Topic: Radiology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, 22, 2011 at 8:30 am, Radiology Reading Room, UNC Women's Hospital.


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Peter K. Gregersen MD
Head, Center for Genomics and Human Genetics
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
North Shore LIJ Health System

Topic: "GWAS in Autoimmunity: Moving from Genes to Function"

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


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, June 24, 2011 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

Speaker: Amy Auerback, MD

Topic: "Atopic Disease and Obesity"

Time and Place: Friday, June 17, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Saira Sheikh, MD

Topic: "Perioperative management of immunosuppressive medications in patients with RA--to stop or not to stop?"

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


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Speaker: Elizabeth Duncan, MD, PhD

Topic: "Immunologic Response to Lung Injury in the Mouse."

Time and Place: Friday, June 3, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, May 27, 2011 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

Speaker: Deepak Kumar, MD

Topic: "Glucocorticoid Induced Osteoporosis"

Time and Place: Friday, May 20, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, May 13, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Immunodeficiency with Autoimmunity: Two Faces of Immune Disease."

Speaker: Dr. Mildred Kwan, MD, PhD
University of Pennsylvania


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, May 6, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Get Your Head out of Your Asthma: Psychosocial stress, immunity, and airway disease."

Speaker: Claire Chehrazi, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, April 29, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Evidence of Desensitization in a Study of Sublingual Immunotherapy for Peanut Allergy"

Speaker: Edwin Kim, MD
Duke University


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, April 15, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "New Approaches to Treatment-Failure Gout"

Speaker: John S. Sundy, MD
Duke University


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, April 8, 2011 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 1, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building.

Topic: "Drug Allergy: mechanism, treatment strategy, and when to refer"

Speaker: Teresa Tarrant, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, March18, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Cardiovascular Disease and RA: What do we need to know?"

Speaker: Michael Smith, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, March11, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Does hip shape affect osteoarthritis risk?"

Speaker: Amanda E. Nelson MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, March 4, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Nortin M. Hadler, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, February 25, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Speaker: Ann Reed, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, February 11, 2011 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, February 11, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "Temporal Arteritis and Thyroid Eye Disease: Two Vision Threatening Processes with an Autoimmune Basis."

Speaker: David Chesnutt, MD
UNC Ophthalmology


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, January 28, 2011 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, January 21, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "PCP prophylaxis in rheumatic diseases?"

Speaker: Saira Sheikh, MD


Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology Grand Rounds

Time and Place: Friday, January 7, 2011 at 8:30 am, Dickson Conference Room, 3200 Thurston Building

Topic: "APS case study"

Speaker: Robert Roubey, MD