PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR TOPICS AND/OR CHANGES TO:
 
Emily Wilhelm
Academic Affairs
Phone: 303.270.2014 
WilhelmE@njhealth.org

All events are one hour long unless otherwise noted.

Date Time Location Event
Tuesday
January 21, 2020
1:00
p.m.
Heitler Hall
Denver Sleep Medicine Conference
Airway Evaluations with Drug-Induced Sleep Endoscopy
Katherine Green, MD, MS
Medical Director, Sleep Center at the University of Colorado Health
Assistant Professor and director of Sleep Surgery 
Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
University of Colorado, School of Medicine


If you are unable to attend please register to participate via Zoom:
https://njhealth.zoom.us/meeting/register/uZwqf-uhrDIpgfYkjE127KuE-YLYKNHS9g
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
 
Wednesday
January 22, 2020
7:30
a.m.
Heitler Hall
Denver Allergy Rounds
Rashes That Itch: Urticaria and Eczema Mimickers
Sabrina Newman, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Director, Inpatient Consult Service
Department of Dermatology
University of Colorado, Denver School of Medicine

 

Thursday
January 23, 2020
 
7:30
a.m.
Heitler Hall Pulmonary Grand Rounds / M&M
M&M presented by Dr. Derek Low
Friday
January 24, 2020
8:00
a.m.
Heitler Hall
Pulmonary Research In Progress
GDF15 Promotes Lung Cellular Senescence to Enhance Viral Infection and Virus-Associated Inflammation
Qun Wu, MD
Assistant Research Professor
Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine
University of Colorado


&

Surrogate Informed Consent in Critical Care Trials
Trevor Lane, MD
2nd Year Fellow
Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine
University of Colorado


If you are unable to attend, please join us on Zoom:
https://njhealth.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpAsdeirqTkiYUeLSH8MytTSS3j_fU2xzQ
 
Friday
January 24, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall
NJH Case Discussion Conference 
This is a monthly multi-disciplinary conference to discuss challenging case. 

If you are unable to attend, please join us on Zoom:

https://njhealth.zoom.us/meeting/register/vJQsfuqsrDMup5nq8bojt2S0-FSTyKwSYw
 
Tuesday
January 28, 2020
1:00
p.m.
Heitler Hall
Denver Sleep Medicine Conference
Sleep and the Endocrine System
Carolyn H. Welsh, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Colorado 
Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary, Critical Care Sleep
Denver VAMC Sleep Program Director


If you are unable to attend please register to participate via Zoom:
https://njhealth.zoom.us/meeting/register/uZwqf-uhrDIpgfYkjE127KuE-YLYKNHS9g
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
 
 
Wednesday 
January 29, 2020
 
1:00-3:00
p.m.
Molly Blank Conference Center Employee Recognition Ceremony

Friday
January 31. 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Conference
Gregory Downey, MD
Wednesday
February 5, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Department of Biomedical Research
Principles of Epigenetics and Chromatin in Development and Human Disease
Ali Shilatifard, PhD
Professor and Chairman
Department Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics
Northwestern University-Feinberg School of Medicine

 

Friday
​February 7, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Journal Club
Nir Goldstein, MD, FCCP

Friday
​February 7, 2020
 
3:00 - 5:00
p.m.
Molly Blank J103/104 Research Happy Hour
Fabienne Gally
Wednesday
February 12, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Clinical & Translational Research Forum
Reversing type 2 Diabetes with Medical Nutrition Therapy Plus Remote Continuous Care
Stephen Phinney, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine emeritus, UC Davis School of Medicine
Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder, Virta Health

 
Wednesday
February 19, 2020
TBD TBD  
Department of Biomedical Research
Marion Pepper, PhD
Associate Professor, Immunology
University of Washington

 

Friday
February 28, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussion
March 4, 2020 12:00
noon
Heitler Hall
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Barry Stripp, PhD
Cedars Sinai
 

Friday
March 13, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Conference
Todd Bull, MD

Friday
March 13, 2020
 
3:00 - 5:00
p.m.
Molly Blank J103/104 Research Happy Hour
James Bridges
Wednesday
March 18, 2020
12:00
noon
TBD  
Basic Science Workshop
Purushothama Rao Tata, PhD
Assistant Professor of Cell Biology
Duke University

 
Wednesday
March 25, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall
Accomplished Scientist Seminar
Y.S. Prakash, MD, PhD
Professor
Chair, Department of Physiology & Biomedical Engineering
Mayo Clinic

 
Friday
March 27, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Max Krummel, PhD 
Professor Department of Pathology
University of California, San Francisco

 
Wednesday
April 1, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Jadwiga “Wisia” Wedzicha, MD, FMedSci
Clinical Chair, Respiratory Medicine
Professor of Respiratory Medicine 
National Heart and Lung Institute
Imperial College of London

 
Wednesday
April 8, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Zhijian “James” Chen, PhD
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
George L. MacGregor Distinguished Chair in Biomedical Science
Professor, Department of Molecular Biology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

 

Friday
April 10, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussion

Friday
April 10, 2020
 
3:00 - 5:00
p.m.
TBD Research Happy Hour
Jennifer Taylor-Cousar
Wednesday
April 22, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall
Accomplished Scientist Seminar
Sally Wenzel, MD
Professor
Chair, Department of Occupational & Environmental Health
Acting Director, Asthma Environmental Lung Health Institute
University of Pittsburgh

 

Friday
April 24, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Journal Club
Matthew Koslow, MD
Friday
May 8, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall
Case Conference
Eileen Wang, MD,
Zulma Yunt, MD, &
Christopher Jones, MD
 

Friday
May 8, 2020
 
3:00 - 5:00
p.m.
TBD Research Happy Hour
Dennis Voelker
Wednesday
May 13, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall  
Distinguished Speaker Seminar Series
Susan Kaech, PhD
Professor and Director
NOMIS Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis
NOMIS Chair

Professor Adjunct, Department of Immunobiology
Yale University
 

Friday
May 29, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussion
Wednesday
June 3, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall
Accomplished Scientist Seminar
Rand Sutherland
Global Head of Medical Affairs
Sanofi Genzyme

 

Friday
June 5, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Conference
Richard Parker, MD

Friday
June 12, 2020
 
3:00 - 5:00
p.m.
TBD Research Happy Hour
Shu-Yi Laio
Wednesday
June 17, 2020
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall
Clinical & Translational Research Forum
Tanya L. Alderete, PhD
Assistant Professor Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado, Boulder

 

Friday
June 26, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussion

Friday
July 24, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussion

Friday
August 14, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Journal Club
Gabriel Lockhart, MD

Friday
August 28, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussion

Friday
September 11, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Conference
Anthony Gerber, MD, PhD

Friday
September 25, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussion

Friday
October 9, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Conference
Ronald Balkissoon, MD, MSc, DIH, FRCPC

Friday
October 23, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Discussion

Friday
October 30, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Case Conference
Lisa Maier, MD, MSPH, FCCP & Megan Marchant

Friday
November 13, 2020
 
12:00
noon
Heitler Hall Journal Club
Mohammad Dalabih, MD