First Wednesday of each month hosted by Warren Sandberg, MD, Ph.D.
VCH Board Room, #2220
Topic: "Anesthesia for Patients with Kidney Disease"
Presenter: Dr. Adam Kingeter
Location: 419 A-B Light Hall
Topic: "Anesthesia for Surgical Subspecialties - Regional Anesthesia & Peripheral Nerve Blockade (Part 2)"
Presenter: Dr. Brian Allen
Location: 419 C-D Light Hall
Reading: Chpt. 35 (937-995)
Topic: Emergency Cesarean Delivery-GA & Intrapartum Fetal Assessment
Presenter: Dr. Michael Richardson
Location: 4203 VUH
Reading: Chapter 8 and Chapter 26 (M&M, Prevention of CD, In-Utero Resuscitation p. 547-549;GA for CS p569-576; skip Tiopental, Etomidate, Atra-Cisatra)
Ideal for individuals who would like to gain strength and achieve cardio benefit from a seated position. Attention to alignment and balance of opposing muscle groups promotes spine health and prevents posture imbalances. This class is beneficial for all fitness levels. Take this class with the upper body strength training class for a total body workout. This class is ideal for movement disorders, spinal cord injuries, arthritis, cancer, chronic pain, diabetes, pulmonary disease, heart disease but all fitness levels welcome.
Ideal for people who would like to gain lower body strength and achieve cardio benefit. Attention to alignment and balance of opposing muscle groups promotes spine health and prevents posture imbalances. Class is beneficial for all fitness levels. Take this class with the upper body strength training class for a total body workout.
Speaker: Kevin Johnson, MD, MS
Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor and Chair Department of
Topic: State of the Department of Biomedical Informatics
The Vanderbilt Institute of Chemical Biology presents Dr. Rami Hannoush, Genentech - Stanford University School of Medicine: "Challenging Targets and Emerging Approaches for Cellular Imaging in the Wnt Pathway"
Key Lecture Points:
· The Wnt signaling pathway in cancer
· Strategies for targeting the Wnt pathway
· Imaging approaches of lipidated Wnt ligands
· Trafficking and secretion of Wnt ligands
· Biochemistry and enzymology of Wnt fatty acyl transferases
VBI Pilot Project Update: Novel Optical Probes for Monitoring Neural Activity
Carl H. Johnson, Ph.D., Professor of Biological Sciences, Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University
A low impact stationary bike class focusing on increasing endurance without putting much stress on your bones and joints. The instructor will guide you through various intervals. You can feel at ease knowing you have the choice of increasing resistance or staying where you’re at. This class is ideal for weight loss, diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, cancer and fibromyalgia- all fitness levels welcome.
Beginner paced yoga class with a focus on building strength, flexibility, stamina, and balance. Students will learn healthy and healing body alignment in and through yoga poses -- 'breaking poses down so that new or refreshing students can understand how classical yoga postures work and how to implement them in a home practice. Students learn breath awareness and the therapeutic benefits of synching movement with breath. Appropriate for individuals interested in a traditional yoga class, including first time students. Instructors are able to show modifications for each pose and for general health concerns. Take this if you have heart disease, pulmonary disease, chronic pain, arthritis, fibromyalgia, cancer, diabetes or a movement disorder.