Weekly Events 8/28 – 9/1

​​If you’d like your e​vent to be included on the blog each week and my biweekly email (Monday/Wednesday), please email your event to Ahana.Yogesh@utsouthwestern.edu by 7:30 PM on Saturday night or 7:30 PM on Wednesday night for any updates. Also, if you see your event on this email, please refrain from sending out individual event reminders unless you fall under an exception.

Sign-Ups:​
  1. TSSS M&M Conferences – Sign up by Thursday morning each week.

  2. TSSS – Trauma Surgery Shadowing Signup

  3. Psych SIG: Access to free membership to American Psychiatric Association (APA).

  4. EMIG: Shadowing at Parkland & Children’s EDs is available 7 days/week from 7-11pm! Instructions & Sign-Ups:
  5. CIG: sign up for September/October Cardio department shadowing.
  6. Sign up for Society for Academic Emergency Medicine South Central Regional Meeting in Austin on September 8-9th (open to all medical students)

  7. PM&R: Sign up to volunteer for the Wheelchair Softball World Series)
  8. Note-o-chords: Sign up if you play any instrument or sing, and join the Facebook group
  9. KAMSA Texas – open to Korean-American medical students in Texas medical schools for networking, volunteer opportunities, scholarships and more.
    • To become a member, join “Korean American Medical Student Association (KAMSA)” on Facebook.
  10. KAMA Texas gala – November 18th at 6 PM at the Sheraton Houston Brookhollow Hotel
    • Dinner, keynote presentation by Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi, the Dean of Cornell Medical School, games, and scholarship award ceremony. Student registration free. Details on FB page. (invitation attached)
  11. KAMA of Texas Medical Student Scholarship – 3 awards of $2000- due September 30th
    • Details on FB group (scholarship app attached)
  12. PM&R – Sign up to be on the listserv (email list)
  13. American Heart Walk – September 9th at 9 AM – base of Reunion Tower
  14. DFW Hep B Free Project – sign-up to volunteer for the September screenings (ESPECIALLY need phlebotomy-trained volunteers)
  15. RIG – Radiology Interest Group Shadowing.
    • Log in to Moodle and click “Course Search”. Search for “Radiology Observerships” and enroll in the course to view dates and instructions.
    • Contact: Helena.You@utsw.edu or Collin.Buerger@utsw if you have questions.
  16. NEW: Follow @MorningRounds on Instagram and like the page on Facebook for HONY-esque stories and faces from our very own medical center!
Monday, August 28th
  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. SNMA – First general body meeting – D1.600 (lunch provided)
    2. The Monday Clinic Manager Information Session – C2.106
    3. GHIG – “Introduction to GHIG: What I did this summer” meeting with Home&Abroad intro – Sander’s Lounge (Thai2go for 30) 
    4. SCF – Lunch Break Fellowship – Gooch C2.108 (Chick-fil-a provided)
Tuesday, August 29th
  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. [Elective] Women’s Health Enrichment – female physician panel with Drs. Sulistio, Sendelbach, Abraham, Byerly, and Kho – D1.200 (lunch provided)  
      • Sign-ups on Moodle
    2. [Elective] Quality Improvement & Patient Safety – Dr. Gary Reed (Associate Dean of Quality, Safety, and Outcomes Education) – D.102 (lunch with preference for those enrolled)
      • Sign-ups on Moodle
  2. SSIM – Annual Inaugural Meeting – 5 PM – Faculty Dining Hall
  3. [Elective] Healthcare Law – 5 PM – D1.102 (pizza provided)
    • This is the last semester the elective will be offered in its entirety before parts of it are integrated into the main curriculum – Sign–ups on Moodle.
Thursday, August 31st
  1. V-Day – Bake sale – August 31st from 11 AM – 1 PM (outside South Campus cafeteria) – raise funds for domestic/sexual violence survivors
Friday, September 1st
  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. OHMS Heme/Onc Interest Group – Lunch talk with GI Oncologist Dr. Muhammad Beg – D1.100 (lunch for 30)
    2. Healthy Living – Interest Meeting about teaching Health in Dallas schools – Gooch C2.106 (food for 30)
  2. Swing Dance Club – 6 PM – Student Center Multipurpose Room
Upcoming:
  1. DIG – Intro to Derm talk by Dr. Amit Pandya – September 12th at 12 PM in D1.1600 (lunch provided)
  2. New Faculty Research Forum – September 19th at 1 PM in NG3.112 Auditorium (refreshments provided) – flyer attached
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