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CTRC Tumor Boards Schedule

All tumor boards below meet at the CTRC, 4th Floor, Room G406, Mabee Conference Room

GI Tumor Board: Thursdays, 5-6 pm
Liver Tumor Board: 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month, 4:00 pm
Pancreas Tumor Board: 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month, 4:00 pm
Sarcoma Tumor Board: 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month, 2:30 pm


2012-2013 UT Transplant Center Grand Rounds

Photo Friday, June 14, 2013
Topic: Update on the Transplant LIFE Care Program — Overview of New Initiatives for 2013-2014
Charles Nolan, MD
Professor of Medicine & Surgery
Medical Director, Kidney Transplantation, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Nolan
Disclosures for Dr. Nolan: No financial disclosures.


Friday, May 24, 2013 — Speaker & topic TBA


Photo Friday, May 31, 2013
Topic: Improving the peri-operative value of care in kidney transplantation
David J. Taber, PharmD, BCPS, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
More about Dr. Taber
Disclosures for Dr. Taber: No financial disclosures.


Friday, May 17, 2013
Topic: Living kidney donor complications
Dan Riley, MD, Professor, Transplant Center
Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, UT School of Medicine at San Antonio
More about Dr. Riley


Friday, May 10, 2013
Topic: Rejection of the renal allograft
Neema Stephens, MD, Assistant Professor / Clinical, Department of Medicine
Division of Nephrology, UT School of Medicine at San Antonio


Photo Friday, May 3, 2013
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, April 26, 2013 — No Grand Rounds


Friday, April 19, 2013
Topic: Communicating bad news effectively
Jennifer Healy, DO
Assistant Professor / Clinical, Department of Medicine
Division of Geriatrics, Gerontology and Palliative Medicine
| Disclosures for Dr. Healy: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, April 12, 2013
Topic: Surgical nutrition
Jayson Aydelotte, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical of Surgery
Division of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, UT Department of Surgery | More about Dr. Aydelotte
Disclosures for Dr. Aydelotte: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, April 5, 2013
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, March 29, 2013
Topic: Transplant Dermatology
Richard Keller, MD
Chief of Dermatology / Mohs Surgery, Dermatology Service
Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital, San Antonio, TX


Photo Friday, March 22, 2013
Topic: Therapeutic apheresis in organ transplantation
Chantal R. Harrison, MD, Professor, Department of Pathology, UT School of Medicine at San Antonio

 


Friday, March 15, 2013 — Spring Break - No Grand Rounds


Photo Friday, March 8, 2013
Topic: New operative techniques and tools
Pictured, left to right:
Kenneth Washburn, MD, Professor and Surgical Director, Liver Transplant Program, UT Transplant Center, UT School of Medicine, San Antonio, TX
Jose Almeda, MD, Assistant Professor and Director, Pediatric Transplant Surgery, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Children's Hospital, San Antonio, TX
Rajeev Suri, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology and Residency Program Director for Diagnostic Radiology, UT School of Medicine, San Antonio, TX
Disclosures for Drs. Washburn, Almeda, and Suri: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, February 22, 2013
Topic: Implementing a patient centered surgical home
Susan B. Noorily, MD
Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
Director, University Peri-operative Medicine Clinic
UT School of Medicine, San Antonio, TX
Disclosures for Dr. Noorily: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, March 1, 2013
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, February 15, 2013
Topic: Mammalian target of rapamycin inhibitors in kidney transplant recipients: A CLUE in the search for skin cancer reduction after transplant?
Debbie Ramirez, PharmD
PGY2 Solid Organ Transplant Pharmacy Resident
University Hospital, San Antonio, TX
Disclosures for Dr. Ramirez: No financial disclosures.


Friday, February 8, 2013
Topic: Culture Change 101
Speaker panel:
Darnell M. Waun, MSN, RN, Patient Educator, University of Texas Transplant Center, San Antonio, TX
Pamela Maxwell, Pharm D, Pharmacy Residency Program Director, University Health System, San Antonio, TX
Michael Payne, BSN, RN, Inpatient Unit Director, University Hospital, San Antonio, TX
Disclosures for panel speakers: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, February 1, 2013
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, January 25, 2013
Topic: Update on living kidney donor selection and outcomes
Dan Riley, MD, Associate Professor, Transplant Center
Department of Nephrology, UT School of Medicine at San Antonio
More about Dr. Riley


Photo Friday, January 18, 2013
Topic: Regulatory purgatory — When one year survival decreases
Jennifer Milton, BSN, CCTC, MBA, Transplant Administrator
University Transplant Center, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
Disclosures for Ms. Milton: No financial disclosures.

 


Photo Friday, January 11, 2013
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Friday, January 4, 2013 — No Grand Rounds


Friday, December 28, 2012 — University Holiday — No Grand Rounds


Photo Friday, December 21, 2012
Topic: Immunology of Hepatitis B and its clinical implicaitons
Fred Poordad, MD
Liver Institute of South Texas, San Antonio, TX
More about Dr. Poordad
Disclosures for Dr. Poordad: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, December 14, 2012
Topic: A thousand troublesome treatments: Management of ascites through the ages
Raj Sehgal, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
Division of Hospital Medicine, South Texas Veterans Health Care System
More about Dr. Sehgal
Disclosures for Dr. Sehgal: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, December 7, 2012
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, November 30, 2012
Topic: Corticosteroid-sparing regimen in adult renal transplantation
Joelle Nelson, PharmD
PGY2 Pharmacy Resident, Solid Organ Transplant
University Health System Pharmacy Residency Program
San Antonio, Texas
More about Dr. Nelson
No financial disclosures.


Friday, November 23, 2012 — University Holiday — No Grand Rounds


Photo Friday, November 16, 2012
Topic: Minimizing CMV risk following solid organ transplantation: Current treatment strategies and dosing considerations
Scott Palmer, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy & Critical Care Medicine
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
More about Dr. Palmer
Disclosures for Dr. Palmer: Medical Dialogues.


Photo Friday, November 9, 2012
Topic: Washington Update
Megan Cundari
Senior Associate Director, Federal Relations, American Hospital Association, Washington, DC
No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, November 2, 2012
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, October 26, 2012
Topic: Prostate cancer screening
Ian Thompson, MD
Director, Cancer Therapy and Research Center and Professor of Urology
UT School of Medicine San Antonio
| More about Dr. Thompson
Disclosures for Dr. Thompson: No financial disclosures.


Friday, October 19, 2012
Topic: Transplanting the immunologic high risk patient — When does desensitization make sense... and not?
Brian Susskind, PhD
Director, Transplant Immunology Lab, Baylor University Medical Center / Baylor Health, Ft. Worth / Dallas, TX
Scientific Director, BiologicTX, LLC
Disclosures for Dr. Susskind: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, October 12, 2012
Topic: Carelink and the Uninsured
Gary McWilliams, MD
Executive Vice President, Chief Ambulatory Services Officer
University Health System, San Antonio, TX
Disclosures for Dr. McWilliams: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, October 5, 2012
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, September 28, 2012
Topic: Hepatorenal syndrome
Michael M. Johnson, MD
Assistant Professor/Hospitalist, Department of Medicine, UTHSCSA
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, UTHSCSA
Medical Director for Utilization and Inpatient Services, University Health System, San Antonio
More about Dr. Johnson
Disclosures for Dr. Johnson: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, September 21, 2012
Topic: Anesthetic considerations in liver transplantation
Michael B. Little, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, UTHSCSA
Chief of Transplant Immunology, University Health System, San Antonio
More about Dr. Little
Disclosures for Dr. Little: No financial disclosures.


Friday, September 14, 2012
Topic: Immunizations pre- and post-transplant | View presentation
Jason E. Bowling, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine/Division of Infectious Diseases, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
Director of Hospital Epidemiology, University Health System, San Antonio
More about Dr. Bowling
Disclosures for Dr. Bowling: No financial disclosures.


Photo Friday, September 7, 2012
Topic: M&M
Greg Abrahamian, MD
Associate Professor / Clinical
Transplant / Dept of Surgery, UT Health Science Center San Antonio
University Transplant Center | More about Dr. Abrahamian
Disclosures for Dr. Abrahamian: No financial disclosures.


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