Weekly Events 9/18 – 9/22

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Hope everyone had a great weekend!
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.
The weekly event blog post can be found here: https://utsw2020.wordpress.com/category/events/
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. Note-o-chords: Sign up if you play any instrument or sing, and join the Facebook group
  7. 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.
  8. 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. (invitation attached)
    • FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/139763843290048/
  9. KAMA of Texas Medical Student Scholarship – 3 awards of $2000- due September 30th
    • Details on FB group (scholarship app attached)
  10. PM&R – Sign up to be on the listserv (email list)
    • goo.gl/f41ex2
    • See attached letter for info on PM&R.
  11. DFW Hep B Free Project – apply to be an officer! Apps due September 20th.
  12. 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.
  13. NEW: Follow @MorningRounds on Instagram and like the page on Facebook for HONY-esque stories and faces from our very own medical center!
  14. SIGN – Sign up for September Neurology department shadowing
  15. PM&R – Sign up to volunteer at the Adaptive Sports Coalition’s First Annual Expo on October 28th at UT Arlington Maverick Activities Center
  16. Event flier and signup: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080a4cacaf22a4f94-utsw
  17. Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/519751681708309/
  18. Registration for free parking: https://uta.nupark.com/events/Events/Register/1e345ce0-7199-42bd-b03b-1ab25ca88489
  19. United to Serve – Sign up to be on a committee
  20. AMWA – Sign up to be on the listserv and (if you are an MS2), sign up to be an AMWA big
  21. PIG – Sign up for volunteering at Ronald McDonald House and Texas Scottish Rite for September and October.
  22. EMIG – Sign up for the main Emergency Medicine conferences every Thursday from 7:30 AM – 11:30 AM in D1.500
  23. FACTS – Billings Ovulation Method Training October 6-8, CME available, scholarships available.
  24. PRSIG (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Interest Group) – sign up for the listserv (e-mail list) to be notified of future lunch meetings, research, suture clinics, grand rounds, and more!
  25. Healthy Living – sign up to teach Health Class on recreational drugs at Roosevelt High school on Sept. 22nd
  26. V-Day sign ups:
  27. OSIG – Sign up to attend orthopedic surgery conferences on Wednesday mornings from 6AM-9AM (G7 conference room)
  28. Health Advocacy SIG (HASIG) – sign up to be on the listserv and tell us about your advocacy interests.
  29. Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion – UTSW LifeWalk Team for AIDS – October 1st at 1 PM in Lee Park
  30. Swing Dance Club – meets every Wednesday at 7:30 PM in the Student Center multipurpose rooms.
  31. Hurricane Harvey Aid Opportunities
    • Relief Drive (flyer attached):
      • Collecting: new underwear, new socks, new warmups for men, women, children and infants, toiletries/hygiene products, baby formula and baby wipes, bottles, non-perishable food items, diapers and Graco Pac n’ Plays for babies
      • Leave donations in the boxes designated “Hurricane Harvey Relief” in all the carrels in the L building, Student Center, School of Health Professions Dean’s Office 9th floor, and Grad School main office.
    • Convention Center Clinic Volunteering (only med student volunteers for now):
    • Blood Donations via Carter BloodCare – http://www.carterbloodcare.org/
 
Monday, September 18th
  1. Lunch Meetings
    • PM&R – Intro to PM&R by Dr. Scott – D1.106 (food TBD)
      • RSVP: goo.gl/b6s8WK
    • PRSIG – Introduction to Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery by Dr. Shai Rozen – D1.700 (Chick-Fil-A sandwiches provided!)
    • HANDS – Intro meeting going over paperwork for NICU volunteering – D1.600
    • EMIG – “Deadly Meals” talk on EM toxicology by Dr. Cao – D1.200 (pizza for 30)
    • SCF – Lunch Break Fellowship – Gooch C2.108 (Chick-Fil-A provided)
    • Constitution Day – Colonial Lunch – UTSW Student Center
  2. UTSW IMA – Eid celebration and dinner – 6 PM – Faculty Club for RSVP’d
Tuesday, September 19th
  1. Lunch Meetings
    • Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion – LGBTQ + Ally Training – D1.502
    • No One Dies Alone – Fall training led by Linda Wilkerson, director of pastoral care at Parkland – D1.700
    • Medical Students for Choice (MSFC) – “Abortion in Texas” lunch talk covering current legislation and state of reproductive rights in TX and beyond – D1.600 (pizza provided)
    • Basil Society – Dr. Vivyenne Roche (geriatrics) on End of Life Issues for Older Patients – C2.106 (lunch provided)
    • [Elective] WHEE – Lunch talk on Infertility – D1.200 (lunch provided)
  2. New Faculty Research Forum – 1 PM – NG3.112 Auditorium (refreshments provided) – flyer attached
Wednesday, September 20th
  1. V-Day – Bake sale – 11 AM – 1 PM in front of South Campus cafeteria
  2. Sexual Assault Defense Awareness course – 4 PM – 8 PM
    • Contact Sgt. Troy Mondine with your full name, contact info, and which class you would like to attend: UTSWRAD@utsouthwestern.edu
Thursday, September 21st
  1. Lunch Meetings
  2. Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion – Lunch and Learn on Imposter Syndrome – D1.502 (lunch provided)
  3. C.A.R.T. (Community Action Research Track) – Info meeting – E3.314 library conference room (lunch provided)
Friday, September 22nd
  • Lunch Meetings
  • V-Day – Lunch talk on Domestic Violence – D1.600 (lunch provided)
  • LMSA – Hispanic Heritage Month – Resident/Physician Panel – D1.700 (lunch provided)
Upcoming:
  1. WHIG – OB/GYN Resident Panel – 9/25 from 11:55 AM-12:45 PM in D1.700
  2. LMSA – Issues in the Latino Community – 9/28 at 12 PM in D1.106 (lunch provided)
  3. LMSA – Mexican Bingo – 10/2 at 12 PM in D1.700 (lunch provided)
  4. Seldin College – Dr. Donald Seldin on “Nazi Medicine and its Corruption of Medical Ethics” – 10/2 at 5:30 PM in NB2 EEF – Simmon’s Auditorium
  5. Office of Global Health – Global Health Grand Rounds – 10/3 at 12 PM – D1.502 (lunch provided)
  6. V-Day – Auditions for TVM – 10/9-10/11 from 5 PM-8:30 PM – D1.102, D1.200, D1.102
  7. C.A.R.T. (Community Action Research Track) – Info meeting – 10/13 at 12 PM in E3.314 library conference room (lunch provided)
  8. OHMS – “Why to Choose a Career in Oncology” with Dr. Syed (Breast Cancer Specialist) – 10/13 at 12 PM – D1.106 (lunch provided)
  9. Aging for All the Specialties Conference – 10/23 at 12 PM in Faculty Club
  10. SIGN + PsychSIG – Brain Awareness Week with lunch lectures – 10/23-10/27
  11. SIGN – Stroke Symposium – 11/11 from 7 AM -3:30 PM  – UTSW Building D lower level (flyer attached)
Sincerely,
Ahana Yogesh
MS2020 Class of Secretary
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Weekly Events 9/11-9/15

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. Note-o-chords: Sign up if you play any instrument or sing, and join the Facebook group
  7. 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.
  8. 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. (invitation attached)
    • FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/139763843290048/
  9. KAMA of Texas Medical Student Scholarship – 3 awards of $2000- due September 30th
    • Details on FB group (scholarship app attached)
  10. PM&R – Sign up to be on the listserv (email list)
    • goo.gl/f41ex2
    • See attached letter for info on PM&R.
  11. DFW Hep B Free Project – apply to be an officer! Apps due September 20th.
  12. 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.
  13. NEW: Follow @MorningRounds on Instagram and like the page on Facebook for HONY-esque stories and faces from our very own medical center!
  14. SIGN – Sign up for September Neurology department shadowing
  15. PM&R – Sign up to volunteer at the Adaptive Sports Coalition’s First Annual Expo on October 28th at UT Arlington Maverick Activities Center
  16. Event flier and signup: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080a4cacaf22a4f94-utsw
  17. Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/519751681708309/
  18. Registration for free parking: https://uta.nupark.com/events/Events/Register/1e345ce0-7199-42bd-b03b-1ab25ca88489
  19. United to Serve – Sign up to be on a committee
  20. AMWA – Sign up to be on the listserv and (if you are an MS2), sign up to be an AMWA big
  21. Register for ACOG (American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists) Annual Meeting in San Antonio September 15th-17th ($30 for med students)
  22. PIG – Sign up for volunteering at Ronald McDonald House and Texas Scottish Rite for September and October.
  23. EMIG – Sign up for the main Emergency Medicine conferences every Thursday from 7:30 AM – 11:30 AM in D1.500
  24. FACTS  Billings Ovulation Method Training October 6-8, CME available, scholarships available.
  25. PRSIG (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Interest Group) – sign up for the listserv (e-mail list) to be notified of future lunch meetings, research, suture clinics, grand rounds, and more!
  26. Healthy Living – sign up to teach Health Class on recreational drugs at Roosevelt High school on Sept. 22nd
  27. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/11Wf017YIux3b6q9Bdgg6VXNG1sutz6P2EiiLqpJK3Wc/edit
  28. V-Day sign ups:
  29. Sign up for a committee: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1zaYCwhYM5xZ6H9kw7EThclHZyR32mV2clkbsYLbi6dc/edit?usp=sharing
  30. Sign up to audition for The Vagina Monologues: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1P1ICKChReamlnyebOkWFfFtAYlPk-CeV3TwMjYsih2c/edit?usp=sharing
  31. Volunteering at Genesis Women’s shelter on October 5th from 3:30 PM – 7 PM
  32. OSIG – Sign up to attend orthopedic surgery conferences on Wednesday mornings from 6AM-9AM (G7 conference room)
  33. http://signup.com/go/FUvcXGy
  34. Health Advocacy SIG (HASIG) – sign up to be on the listserv and tell us about your advocacy interests.
  35. https://goo.gl/forms/hCIy7GLVmSmnTDcC2
  36. Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion – UTSW LifeWalk Team for AIDS – October 1st at 1 PM in Lee Park
  37. Swing Dance Club – meets every Wednesday at 7:30 PM in the Student Center multipurpose rooms.
  38. Hurricane Harvey Aid Opportunities
    • Relief Drive (flyer attached):
      • Collecting: new underwear, new socks, new warmups for men, women, children and infants, toiletries/hygiene products, baby formula and baby wipes, bottles, non-perishable food items, diapers and Graco Pac n’ Plays for babies
      • Leave donations in the boxes designated “Hurricane Harvey Relief” in all the carrels in the L building, Student Center, School of Health Professions Dean’s Office 9th floor, and Grad School main office.
    • Convention Center Clinic Volunteering (only med student volunteers for now):
    • Blood Donations via Carter BloodCare – http://www.carterbloodcare.org/ 
Thursday, September 14th

 

  • Lunch Meetings
    • IDIG  Intro meeting, “Minimizing your risk of catching a communicable disease: become an ID physician!” by Dr. Greenberg – D1.102 (lunch provided)
    • Urology/PRSIG/Ophtho SIGs  Surgical Sub-Specialty Luncheon resident panel/discussion – D1.106 (lunch for 40)
    • LMSA  Hispanic Heritage Month Kick-Off – Student Center – (Cuban food, desserts and live entertainment provided)

 

Friday, September 15th

 

  • Lunch Meetings
    • UTSW Alum presentation by Dr. Norman Thagard on Life as an Astronaut – 12:15 PM in D1.700 (lunch for 100)
    • OSIG – Lunch meeting – G7 conference room (lunch provided)
    • STD Lectures  Intro meeting – D1.600 (lunch for 25)

 

Upcoming:
  1. Life Support Group  Welcome Breakfast – September 16th from 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM in Sanders Lounge
  2. PM&R – Intro to PM&R by Dr. Scott – September 18th in D1.106 (food TBD)
    • RSVP: goo.gl/b6s8WK
  3. PRSIG – Introduction to Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery by Dr. Shai Rozen – September 18th in D1.700 (Chick-Fil-A sandwiches provided!)
  4. New Faculty Research Forum – September 19th at 1 PM in NG3.112 Auditorium (refreshments provided) – flyer attached
  5. V-Day – Bake sale – September 20th from 11 AM – 1 PM in front of South Campus cafeteria
  6. Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion – Lunch and Learn on Imposter Syndrome – September 21st as 12 PM in D1.502 (lunch provided)
  7. V-Day – Lunch talk on Domestic Violence – September 22nd at 12 PM – D1.600 (lunch provided)
  8. SIGN + PsychSIG – Brain Awareness Week with lunch lectures at 12 PM – 10/23 – 10/27
  9. Interprofessional Student Leadership Committee + Convergence at UTSW – “Postgraduate Studies in Healthcare & Biomedical Sciences Symposium” – September 16th from 8 AM – 12 PM in Gooch Auditorium (open to all high school seniors; food and beverages provided) – be on the lookout for volunteer opportunities! (flyer attached)
  10. UTSW IMA  Eid celebration and dinner – September 18th at 6 PM in Faculty Club for RSVP’d
  11. HANDS – Intro meeting going over paperwork for NICU volunteering – September 18th at 12 PM – D1.600
  12. Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion – LGBTQ + Ally Training – September 19th at 12 PM in D1.502
  13. No One Dies Alone – Fall training led by Linda Wilkerson, director of pastoral care at Parkland – September 19th from 12PM – 12:45PM (D1.700) 
  14. Medical Students for Choice (MSFC)  “Abortion in Texas” lunch talk covering current legislation and state of reproductive rights in TX and beyond – September 19th at 12 PM – D1.600 (pizza provided)
  15. Sexual Assault Defense Awareness course – September 20th from 4 PM – 8 PM
    • Contact Sgt. Troy Mondine with your full name, contact info, and which class you would like to attend: UTSWRAD@utsouthwestern.edu
  16. LMSA  Hispanic Physician Panel – September 22nd at 12 PM in D1.700 (lunch provided)
  17. WHIG – OB/GYN Resident Panel – September 25th from 11:55 AM-12:45 PM in D1.700b
  18. LMSA  Issues in the Latino Community – September 28th at 12 PM in D1.106 (lunch provided)
  19. LMSA  Mexican Bingo – October 2nd at 12 PM in D1.700 (lunch provided)
  20. Seldin College – Dr. Donald Seldin on “Nazi Medicine and its Corruption of Medical Ethics” – October 2nd at 5:30 PM in NB2 EEF – Simmon’s Auditorium
  21. Office of Global Health – Global Health Grand Rounds – October 3rd at 12 PM – D1.502 (lunch provided)
  22. V-Day – Auditions for TVM – October 9th-11th
  23. Aging for All the Specialties Conference – October 23rd at 12 PM in Faculty Club

Weekly Events 9/5 – 9/8

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. Note-o-chords: Sign up if you play any instrument or sing, and join the Facebook group
  8. 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.
  9. 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. (invitation attached)
  10. KAMA of Texas Medical Student Scholarship – 3 awards of $2000- due September 30th
    • Details on FB group (scholarship app attached)
  11. PM&R – Sign up to be on the listserv (email list)
    • goo.gl/f41ex2
    • See attached letter for info on PM&R.
  12. American Heart Walk – September 9th at 9 AM – base of Reunion Tower
  13. DFW Hep B Free Project – sign-up to volunteer for the September screenings (ESPECIALLY need phlebotomy-trained volunteers)
  14. 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.
  15. NEW: Follow @MorningRounds on Instagram and like the page on Facebook for HONY-esque stories and faces from our very own medical center!
  16. SIGN – Sign up for September Neurology department shadowing
  17. Anesthesiology Student Interest Group is looking for new officers! Apps due Friday, September 8th at 11:59PM!
  18. PM&R – Sign up to volunteer at the Adaptive Sports Coalition’s First Annual Expo on October 28th
  19. Healthy Living – Apply to be an officer (app attached – email to Jozsef.Bordas@UTSouthwester by September 8th)
  20. AMWA – Sign up to be on the listserv and (if you are an MS2), sign up to be an AMWA big
  21. Hurricane Harvey Aid Opportunities
    • Relief Drive (flyer attached):
      • Collecting: new underwear, new socks, new warmups for men, women, children and infants, toiletries/hygiene products, baby formula and baby wipes, bottles, non-perishable food items, diapers and Graco Pac n’ Plays for babies
      • Leave donations in the boxes designated “Hurricane Harvey Relief” in all the carrels in the L building, Student Center, School of Health Professions Dean’s Office 9th floor, and Grad School main office.
    • Convention Center Clinic Volunteering (open to med, HP and grad students):
    • Blood Donations via Carter BloodCare – http://www.carterbloodcare.org/
Tuesday, September 5th
  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. [Elective] WHEE – Pregnancy: social and financial determinants, insurance, miscarriages, and more – D1.200 (lunch provided)
    2. [Elective] Biomedical Innovation – Back-up session for elective-signups for those who could not attend last Thursday due to campaign speeches (Student Center Sanders Lounge)
      • This is the last opportunity to sign a confidential disclosure agreement that grants you access to the course material – students cannot join after this session.
    3. Geriatrics Interest Group – Case Discussion with Dr. Vivyenne Roche – Gooch C2.108 (lunch for 30)
Thursday, September 7th 
  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. Hep B Free Project – Info Session about Hep B Screenings – D1.700 (Bánh mi sandwiches for 50)
Friday, September 8th
  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. V-Day – Info meeting – location TBD (lunch provided)
  2. Otolaryngology-Head-Neck SIG (OHNSIG) – ENT interest meeting – 5 PM (G7.234)
Upcoming:
  1. Palliative Care Interest Group – Introductory Meeting with Dr. Paulk – September 11th at 12 PM in D1.100 (food provided)
  2. [Elective] Religion and Medicine – Intro meeting with a hospital chaplain from Baylor University Medical Center – September 11th at 5 PM
  3. DIG – Intro to Derm talk by Dr. Amit Pandya – September 12th at 12 PM in D1.1600 (lunch provided)
  4. PsychSIGN – Lunch meeting with Dr. Dela Cruz (Addiction psychiatrist) – September 12th at 12 PM in D1.700 (lunch provided)
  5. Office of Student Diversity and Inclusion – LGBTQ + Ally Training – September 12th at 12 PM in 1.106
  6. UTSW Alum presentation by Dr. Norman Thagard on Life as an Astronaut – September 15th at 12:15 in D1.700 (lunch for 100)
  7. PM&R – Intro to PM&R by Dr. Scott – September 18th in D1.106 (food TBD)
    • RSVP: goo.gl/b6s8WK
  8. New Faculty Research Forum – September 19th at 1 PM in NG3.112 Auditorium (refreshments provided) – flyer attached
  9. V-Day – Bake sale – September 20th from 11 AM – 1 PM in front of South Campus cafeteria
  10. SIGN + PsychSIG – Brain Awareness Week with lunch lectures at 12 PM – 10/23 – 10/27
  11. Interprofessional Student Leadership Committee + Convergence at UTSW – “Postgraduate Studies in Healthcare & Biomedical Sciences Symposium” – September 16th from 8 AM – 12 PM in Gooch Auditorium (open to all high school seniors; food and beverages provided) – be on the lookout for volunteer opportunities! (flyer attached)
  12. UTSW IMA – Eid celebration and dinner – September 18th at 6 PM in Faculty Club
  13. Aging for All the Specialties Conference – October 23rd at 12 PM in Faculty Club

 

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

Weekly Events 8/21-8/25

​​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

Monday, August 21st 

  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. SCF – Lunch Break Fellowship with Dr. Mark Newcomer (otolaryngology) – Gooch C2.108 (Chick-fil-a provided)
  2. Eclipse Watch Party – 12:30 -1:30 PM – NL Building Lobby

Tuesday, August 22nd

  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. AMWA – Intro Meeting for MS1s about the org and officer applications – D1.502 (lunch provided)
    2. Basil Society – Dr. Stephen Skapek (Pediatric Oncology) – “Talking with Dying Children with Cancer Without Losing Hope” – D1.102 (lunch provided)
  2. Info session on International Medical Exchange Program to U Paris Descartes – 5 PM (S1 conference room)
  3. Weekly salsa dancing lessons – 7 PM (Student Center Multipurpose Room)
  4. Weekly Taekwondo classes – 8 PM (Student Center Multipurpose Room)

Thursday, August 24th

  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. FCC – Info Session on being a free clinic manager – D1.700 (pizza provided)
  2. Weekly Taekwondo classes – 8 PM (Student Center Multipurpose Room)

Friday, August 25th

  • Lunch Meetings
    1. PIG – Annual Pediatrics Welcome Talk by Dr. McKinney – D1.600 (Jimmy John’s for 40+)
  • ILC Convergence Social – 5 PM – Truck Yard (5624 Sears Street, Dallas, TX 75206) – flyer attached

Upcoming:

  1. SCF – Start-of-year kickoff dinner – August 26th at 6 PM (13339 Meadowside Drive, Dallas, TX – home of Dr. Mark Newcomer, otolaryngologist)
  2. V-Day Social – August 27th from 5-7 PM (Social Pie – 5855 Maple Avenue)
  3. RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/1207862149359644/https://www.facebook.com/events/1207862149359644/
  4. SSIM – Annual Inaugural Meeting – August 29th at 5 PM (Faculty Dining Hall)
  5. V-Day – Bake sale – August 31st from 11 AM – 1 PM (outside South Campus cafeteria) – raise funds for domestic/sexual violence survivors
  6. OHMS Heme/Onc Interest Group – Lunch talk with GI Oncologist Dr. Muhammad Beg – September 1st at 12 PM (D1.100)

Weekly Events 8/14 – 8/18

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.
 
The weekly event blog post can be found here: https://utsw2020.wordpress.com/category/events/

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)

Tuesday, August 15th

  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. CIG – Annual Cardiology Welcome Talk by Dr. Ian Neeland – D1.200 (lunch for 40)
  2. UTSW Chapter of Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) – Quality Improvement Mixer – 5 PM in D1.106​
    • ​MS1s are encouraged to attend to learn more about the IHI, the QI elective, student projects in QI, the Distinction pathway, and QI in general.
Upcoming:
  1. Info session on International Medical Exchange Program to U Paris Descartes – August 22nd at 5 PM (S1 conference room)

Weekly Events 5/22 – 5/26

IMPORTANT: ​StuOrg officers – please make your way to the following Google Doc and fill out the appropriate information regarding your student organization and the contact info for your officers: spreadsheet is here​

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:

Monday, May 22nd
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. SCF – Lunch Break Fellowship with Dr. Stephanie Pagan (pediatrics resident at Children’s) – Gooch C2.108 (Chick Fil-A provided)​
Wednesday, May 24th
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. ​EMIG – Toxicology talk with Dr. O’Connell – D1.106 (pizza provided)
    2. UTSW Christian Students – South Campus Bible Study – Gooch C2.106
Thursday, May 25th
  1. ​Live Guitar Ensemble Concert – 4PM – 5:30PM – NG3 Auditorium

Weekly Events 5/15-5/19

Sign-Ups:
Monday, May 15th
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. PsychSIG ​- Dr. Natalie Ramirez on “Student Wellness and Mental Health” – D1.106 (Alonti for 25)
    2. SCF – Lunch Break Fellowship – Dr. Amit Pandya (dermatology and medical missions) – C2.108 (Chick Fil-A provided)
    3. Hep B Week – Dr. Doan Dao on Hepatitis B and C: Screening, Vaccinating and Linking to Care – D1.200 (Thai2Go provided) – poster attached
    4. Basil Society – Dr. Robert Collins (Hematology/Oncology) on “Stories of Grace in the Doctor-Patient Relationship” – D1.102 (lunch provided)
Tuesday, May 16th
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. LMSA – Dr. Laura Rubinos on common presentations and how to treat Hispanic patients in Neonatology – D1.100 (flatbread for 25)
    2. Hep B Week – Dr. Dwain Thiele on The Past, Present and Future of Hepatitis B and D – D1.200 (pizza provided)
    3. Pediatrics Interest Group – “Pediatrics Post-Match Student Panel” – D1.600 (sandwiches and chips provided)
Wednesday, May 17th
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. OHMS – Dr. Srikanth Nagalla on “Why Should I Choose a Career in Hematology & Oncology?” – D1.102 (lunch provided)​
    2. Psych SIG and Health Advocacy SIG – Ms. Olga Wuerz (Peer Support Specialist) on “A Unique Perspective on Mental Health Care from Dallas VA” – Sanders lounge (Rusty Taco provided)
    3. Hep B Week – Dr. Mamta Jain on Hepatitis B and HIV – D1.700 (Schlotzksy’s provided)
    4. UTSW Christian Students – South Campus Bible Study – Gooch C2.106
Thursday, May 18th
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. Research Subcommittee – “Mentor-Mentee Relationship” panel with Drs. Rene Galindo and Animesh Tandon –  D1.106 (lunch provided)
    2. Hep B Week – Dr. Thomas Kerr on Hepatitis C Treatment – D1.200 (RollnGo provided)
Friday, May 19th
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. Hep B Week – Dr. William Lee on Liver Failure: What Severe Cases Explain About Viruses and Liver Injury – D1.200 (Chick-fil-A provided)

Weekly Events 5/8 – 5/12

​IMPORTANT: ​StuOrg officers – please make your way to the following Google Doc and fill out the appropriate information regarding your student organization and the contact info for your officers: spreadsheet is here​

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:

Monday, May 8th

  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. ​SCF – Lunch Break Fellowship – Gooch C2.108 (Chick-fil-a provided)
Tuesday, May 9th
  1. [Elective] Introduction to Bioethics – Justice: (Illegal Immigrants, Allocating Scarce Resources, Medicine as a Business) – 3-5 PM in D1.106
Wednesday, May 10th
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. IDIG – “Cool Cases” with Dr. Greenberg – D1.102 (lunch provided)
    2. [Elective) Fertility Awareness – TeenStar – D1.100 (lunch provided)
Upcoming
  1. ​ROSIG – Radiation Oncology Center tour – May 13th from 11:30 AM-1:30 PM
  2. PsychSIG ​- Dr. Natalie Ramirez on “Student Wellness and Mental Health” – May 15th at 12 PM – D1.106 (lunch provided)
  3. OHMS – Dr. Srikanth Nagalla on “Why Should I Choose a Career in Hematology & Oncology?” – May 17th at 12 PM – D1.102 (lunch provided)

Weekly Events 5/1 – 5/5

IMPORTANT: ​StuOrg officers – please make your way to the following Google Doc and fill out the appropriate information regarding your student organization and the contact info for your officers: spreadsheet is here​

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.

The weekly event blog post can be found here: https://utsw2020.wordpress.com/category/events/

Sign-Ups:
  1. DFW Hep B Free Screening – Sign up to volunteer on May 6th at Senter Park Recreation Center
  2. ​Med/Peds Shadowing
  3. TSSS M&M Conferences – Sign up by Thursday morning each week.

  4. TSS Shadowing Signups:
  5. EMIG shadowing at Parkland & Children’s EDs is available 7 days/week from 7-11pm! Instructions & Sign-Ups:

  6. IDIG Shadowing Signup
  7. SIGN Shadowing Signup (please only sign up for one spot; more spots will be available in May)
  8. PIG – Sign up to volunteer at the Immunization Fair on May 6th
  9. DIG – Sign up to help organize 2017 Vitiligo​ Walk-a-thon hosted by Dr. Amit Pandya (May 20th at 9 AM at Bachman Lake)
    • ​ ​​​Contact Clifford Rodgers or Jorge Hinosa if you are interested in volunteering.
  10. PMRSIG – Saturday, May 6th – Head for the Cure 5k Race/Walk in Plano – There is a team made by the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute that students can join to support the Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative.
  11. PMRSIG – Saturday, June 3rd – PM&R Scientific Day with the theme of Women and Rehabilitation – FREE for students!
  12. Healthy Living May Signups – sign up to teach health classes in Dallas public high schools
  13. FMIG – American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) National Conference scholarships are due on May 1st.
Monday, May 1st
  1. Lunch Meetings
    1. ​Student Interest Group in Neurology (SIGN) – Neurology Post-Match Panel – D1.106 (Chick-fil-a for 30)
    2. St. Basil Society – Dr. Melanie Sulistio (Cardiology) on The Ministry of Medicine – D1.102 (lunch provided)
    3. AMWA Adolescent Health Week – Dr. May Lau on Adolescent Transgender Issues – D1.700
Tuesday, May 2nd
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. UTSW Christian Students – North Campus Bible Study – BL3.210 in Paul M. Bass Center Tower​
    2. AMWA Adolescent Health Week – Dr. Carrie McAdams on Eating Disorders in D1.700
    3. GIG – Lunch Meeting – Gooch C2.108 (Chipotle for 25)
  2. [Elective] Introduction to Bioethics – Human Enhancement: (Physical, Mental, Genetic) – 3-5 PM – D1.106
  3. SSIM – 5th Annual Internal Medicine Residency Panel – 6 PM – Faculty Club, 4th Floor
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Wednesday, May 3rd
  1. ​Lunch Meetings
    1. UTSW Christian Students – South Campus Bible Study – Gooch C2.106​
    2. [Elective] Fertility Awareness – Dr. Michael Parker on Surgical Applications to NaPro Technology – D1.100 (food provided)
    3. AMWA Adolescent Health Week – Dr. Kathleen Trello-Rishel on Adolescent Psychiatric Issues – D1.102
  2. Academic College Bowl and Summer Olympics – 12 PM
Thursday, May 4th
  1. ​​AMWA Adolescent Health Week – Dr. Jennifer Walsh on Discussing Sexual Health with Adolescents – D1.100