Pathobiology of Human Disease States Course Information

Welcome to the Homepage for the Markey Pathway course at Washington University School of Medicine.  
The course meets every Tuesday and Thursday during the fall semester.  Markey students should register for 2.0 units of L41 Bio 5191. 

**Please note that acceptance into the Markey Pathway is required to attend the course**
Information about the course & how to apply can be found at:
http://dbbs.wustl.edu/curstudents/SpecialEmphasisPathways/Pages/Markey.aspx

Course Location:  FLTC 204 - Farrell Learning & Teaching Center, Room 204
Date(s):  08/28/2018 - 11/20/2018 Tuesdays & Thursdays ONLY
Time:  1:30 PM - 3:00 PM, Unless Noted on the Schedule

Class attendance is required. Please check the schedule for class time changes or alternate locations (will be displayed in red).

Mandatory Clinical Mentorship Orientation – Thursday, December 6th from 1:30-3pm (FLTC 204)

Fall 2018 Class Topics:

Section 1:  High Risk Pregnancy
Section 2:  Pain Management
Section 3:  Cardiovascular Disease 

Section I - High Risk Pregnancy

Section Co-Leaders:

  •  Joan Riley, PhD, HCLD, Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology; Director, IVF Laboratory
  •  Emily Jungheim, MD, MSCI, Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology; Chief, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology

​​Date

​Location

​Speaker

Topic​

Au​​g 28

Fertility & Reproductive Medicine Center, 4444 Forest Park Ave., Suite 3100


(1:30-3:00pm)

Emily Jungheim, MD, MSCI

Associate Prof​essor, Ob/Gyn

Chief, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Modern family: using assisted reproductive technologies to build a family…

​Aug 30

10th floor Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health (COH), Conf room 10149

4901 Forest Park Ave.


(1:30-3:00pm)

Ebony Carter, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor, Ob/Gyn

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine

Disparities in women’s health

​Sept 4

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Amanda Lewis, PhD
Assistant Professor, Molecular Microbiology & Ob/Gyn

Implications of infection in pregnancy

Sept 6

Fertility & Reproductive Medicine Center, 4444 Forest Park Ave., Suite 3100


(1:30-3:00pm)

Joan Riley, PhD, HCLD

Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology; Director, IVF Laboratory

The IVF lab: behind closed doors + lab tour

Sept 11

Cortex, conf. room 208, 4320 Forest Park Ave.


(1:30-3:00pm)

Molly Schroeder, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pathology & Immunology & Immunology

Associate Medical Director, Cytogenomics & Molecular Pathology Laboratory

Genetic testing in pregnancy

+ lab tour

​Sept 13

BJC-IH 10th floor, conf. room 10AB


(1:30-3:00pm)

Indira Mysorekar, PhD

Professor, Ob/Gyn and Pathology & Immunology

Navigating the placental fortress with microbial friends and foes: impact on fetal health and disease

Sept 18

10th floor Barnes-Jewish Center for Outpatient Health (COH), Conference room 10149, 4901 Forest Park Ave.


(1:30-3:00pm)

Molly Stout, MD, MSCI

Assistant Professor, Ob/Gyn

Division of Maternal-fetal Medicine

Preterm birth

Sept 20

FLTC 204

 

(1:30-3:00pm)

ALL

Wrap Up Lunch & Round Table Discussion


Section II - Pain Management

Section Co-Leaders: 

  • ​Michael Bottros, MD, Associate Professor, Anesthesiology; Associate Chief, Division of Pain Management
  • Robert Gereau, PhD, Dr. Seymour & Rose T. Brown Professor of Anesthesiology; Director, Washington University Pain Center
  • Simon Haroutounian, PhD, Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology; Chief of Clinical Research

​Date

​Location

​Speaker

Topic​

Sept 25

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

D.P. Mohapatra, PhD

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Introduction to Basic Science Mechanisms of Pain

​Sept 27

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Robert Swarm, MD

Professor, Anesthesiology;

Chief, Division of Pain Mgmt

Introduction to Clinical Pain Management

​Oct 2

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Simon Haroutounian, PhD Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology; Chief of Clinical Research

Clinical/Translational Pain Research

Oct 4

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Sarah Buday, PhD

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology; Clinical Psychologist, The Center for Mindfulness & CBT

Pain Psychology

Oct 9

 

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Jacob AuBuchon, MD

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

Pediatric Pain

Oct 11

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

CANCELLED
Rescheduled to 10/15

CANCELLED

Oct 15 FLTC 203

(11:30-1:00PM)
Yu-qing Cao, PhD
Associate Professor,
Anesthesiology
Headache​​​

Oct 18

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Michael Bottros, MD

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology; Associate Chief, Division of Pain Management

Postoperative and Acute Pain Management

Oct 23

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

ALL

Wrap Up Lunch & Round Table Discussion

​​

Section III - Cardiovascular Disease

Section Co-Leaders:
  • Babak Razani, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Immunology/Pathology, Cardiovascular Division
  • Joel Schilling, M.D., Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Medicine, Immunology/Pathology, Cardiovascular Division

​Date

​Location

​Speaker

Topic​

Oct 25

FLTC 204

(1:30-3:00pm)

Babak Razani, MD PhD

Assistant​ Professor of Medicine, Immunology/Pathology

Cardiovascular Division

Cardiac Imaging


+ Echo Demonstration​

​Oct 30

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)​

Joel Schilling, MD PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Immunology/Pathology

Cardiovascular Division

Heart Failure

+ Field Trip to Visit Patient
in Suite 2100

​Nov 1

Lunch:

FLTC 204

12:30-1:30pm

 

Lecture:

FLTC 204
(1:30-3:00pm)

Jeff Saffitz, MD PhD

(Invited Speaker)

Mallinckrodt Professor of Pathology

Head of the Department of Pathology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital

Cardiac Pathology


+ Autopsy Field Trip

Nov 6

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Phillip Cuculich, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine,

Cardiovascular Division

Center for Heart Rhythm Disorders

Cardiac Electrophysiology

+ Patient Visit

Nov 8

 

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Alan Braverman, MD FACC

Alumni Endowed Professor of Cardiovascular Diseases

Director, Marfan Syndrome Clinic & Center for Thoracic Aorta Disease

Director, Inpatient Cardiology Firm

Cardiovascular Division

Diseases of the Aorta

 

+ Patient Visit

Nov 13

FLTC 203

 

(11:30-1:00pm)

(1:30-3:00pm)

Babak Razani, MD PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Immunology/Pathology

Cardiovascular Division

Atherosclerosis/Myocardial Infarction

 

Nov 15

FLTC 204


(1:30-3:00pm)

Marc Sintek, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine,

Cardiovascular Division

Valvular Heart Disease

Nov 20

FLTC 204

 

(1:30-3:00pm)

ALL

Wrap Up & Round Table Discussion

Dec 6

FLTC 204

(1:30-3:00pm)

Ryan Fields, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Hepatobiliary, Pancreatic, Gastrointestinal and Oncologic Surgery

Associate Program Director, Gen Surgery Residency Program

Director, Resident Research

Department of Surgery

Mandatory Clinical Mentorship Orientation

Past Course Modules

Year
Modules
1992
1. Sickle Cell Anemia
2. Malaria​
3. Diabetes
1993
1. Cystic Fibrosis
2. Coronary Artery Disease
3. AIDS
1994
1. Sickle Cell Anemia
2. Emphysema
3. Acute Leukemia 
1995
1. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
2. Undue Susceptibility to Infection
3. Alzheimer’s Disease
1996
1. Sickle Cell Disease
2. Multiple Sclerosis
3. Epstein Barr Virus
1997
1. Osteoporosis
2. Thrombophilia
3. Congenital Malformations
1998
1. Sickle Cell Disease
2. Hepatitis C
3. Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
1999
1. Rheumatoid Arthritis
2. AIDS
3. Prostate Cancer
2000
1. Sickle Cell Disease
2. Epstein Barr Virus
3. Heart Failure
2001
1. Alzheimer’s Disease
2. Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
3. SLE (Lupus)
2002
1. Heart Failure
2. Diabetes Mellitus
3. Preeclampsia
2003
1. SLE/Rheumatoid Arthritis
2. Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
3. Asthma
2004
1. AIDS
2. Heart Failure
3. Preeclampsia
2005
1. Alzheimer’s Disease
2. Breast Cancer
3. Rheumatoid Arthritis
2006
1. Sickle Cell Anemia
2. Congestion Heart Failure
3. High Risk Pregnancy
2007
1. Rheumatoid Arthritis
2. Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
3. Alzheimer’s Disease
2008
1. Cardio Disease/Heart Failure
2. Diabetes & Metabolism
3. Osteoporosis/Other Bone Disorders
2009
1. Sickle Cell Anemia
2. AIDS
3. Major Depressive Disorders
2010
1. Alzheimer’s Disease
2. Cardio Disease/Heart Failure
3. Diabetes
2011
1. Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
2. Cystic Fibrosis
3. High Risk Pregnancy
2012
1. Rheumatoid Arthritis
2. Cardiovascular Disease
3. Malaria
2013
1. Diabetes
2. High Risk Pregnancy
3. Depression
2014
1. Translating Global Health
2. Cardiovascular Disease
3. Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
2015
1. Immunotherapy
2. High Risk Pregnancy
3. Alzheimer’s Disease
2016
1. Evidence Based Medicine/Sickle Cell Disease
2. Diabetes
3. Cardiovascular Disease
​2017 ​​1. Immunotherapy
2. Alzheimer's Disease
3. Cardiovascular Disease

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