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Department of Medicine

Conference Schedule

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Conferences held Mondays 1–2 p.m. in BCM 069E unless noted. Core curriculum lectures in bold.

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Atherosclerosis and Vascular Medicine Conference Series 2018–2019

Date

Topic

Presenter

July 30

Responsible conduct of research

Terry Techmanski

Aug. 6

Cholesterol guidelines

Salim Virani

Aug. 13

Nonstatin lipid-lowering medications

Peter Jones

Aug. 20

HDL cholesterol and function (part 1)

Baiba Gillard and Henry Pownall (HMHRI)

Aug. 27

HDL cholesterol and function (part 2)

Baiba Gillard and Henry Pownall (HMHRI)

Sept. 10

Triglycerides: current and future management

Christie Ballantyne

Sept. 17

Journal club

Fellow

Sept. 24

Cardiovascular risk stratification

Vijay Nambi

Oct. 1

Lipid-lowering medications and interactions

Kim Birtcher (UH)

Oct. 8

Journal club

Fellow

Oct. 15

Inflammation and cardiovascular disease

Christie Ballantyne

Oct. 22

Metabolomics, proteomics, and genomics

Bing Yu (UT)

Oct. 29

Hypertension guidelines, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease (part 1)

Addison Taylor

Nov. 5

Imaging of atherosclerosis

Gerd Brunner

Nov. 12

No conference: AHA Scientific Sessions

 

Nov. 19

AHA round-up

Fellow

Dec. 3

Weight loss therapies

Peter Jones

Dec. 10

Lipoprotein(a) and other novel lipid tests

Salim Virani

Dec. 17

Journal club

Fellow

Jan. 7

Animal models of atherosclerosis

Huaizhu Wu

Jan. 14

Prevention of heart failure

Vijay Nambi

Jan. 28

Journal club

Fellow

Feb. 4

Journal club

Fellow

Feb. 11

Diabetes and cardiovascular disease

David Aguilar (UT)

Feb. 25

Journal club

Fellow

March 11

Monocytes, macrophages, and atherosclerosis

Huaizhu Wu

March 18

No conference: ACC Scientific Sessions

 

March 25

ACC round-up

Fellow

April 1

Biomarkers: development, standardization, and follow-up

Ron Hoogeveen

April 8

Journal club

Fellow

April 15

Current research and future directions

Eric Yang (HMH)

April 22

CT/PET imaging and atherosclerosis

Mouaz Al-Mallah (HMH)

April 29

Lipids in pediatrics

Justin Zachariah

May 5

No conference: Fellowship Committee meeting

 

May 12

Review of past year's research

Fellow

May 19

Hypertension guidelines, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease (part 2)

Addison Taylor

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