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2015 Astute Clinician Lecture

An NIH Director's Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series Event

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"Relief from Severe Depression and Suicidal Ideation Within Hours: from Synapses to Symptoms"

Speaker: Dr. Carlos A. Zarate
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
3:00-4:00 p.m.
Masur Auditorium
Clinical Center, Building 10
National Institutes of Health

Carlos A. Zarate, MD presented the 18th annual Astute Clinician Lecture as part of the Wednesday Afternoon Lecture Series on November 4, 2015.

Dr. Carlos A. Zarate, Experimental Therapeutics and Pathophysiology Branch, NIMH, presented the Annual Astute Clinician Lecture on November 4, 2015. His lecture, "Relief from Severe Depression and Suicidal Ideation Within Hours: from Synapses to Symptoms" can be viewed live via videocast.

Sign Language Interpreters will be provided. Individuals with disabilities who need accommodations to participate in the lecture should call 301-594-6747, five days ahead or contact the federal relay service (TTY) 1-800-877-8339.

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Flyer for the Astute Clinician Lecture November 4, 2015

Past Astute Clinician Lectures

"Past and Future Therapy of Hepatitis C"
November 12, 2014 - Dr. Jay H. Hoofnagle

"The Genetic Basis of Kidney Cancer: Targeting the Metabolic Basis of Disease"
November 20, 2013 - Dr. W. Marston Linehan

"The Value of Clinical Clues in Solving Neurogenetic Riddles"
November 7, 2012 - Dr. Huda Y. Zoghbi

"Developing Treatment for Hereditary Neuromuscular Disease"
November 2, 2011 - Dr. Kenneth H. Fischbeck

"Genes versus Fast Food: Eat, Drink and Be Wary"
November 17, 2010 - Dr. Helen Hobbs

"Fevers, Genes, and Histories: Adventures in the Genomics of Inflammation"
November 18, 2009 - Dr. Daniel Kastner

"Marfan Syndrome and Releated Disorders: from Molecules to Medicines"
January 14, 2009 - Dr. Harry Dietz

"From the Rivers of Babylon to the Coronary Blood Stream"
November 7, 2007 - Dr. Barry S. Coller

"Listening to Patients: Lessons Learned in the Development of Cancer Immunotherapy"
November 1, 2006 - Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg

"Inflammation, CRP and Cardiovascular Risk: Is It Time to Change the Framingham Risk Score?"
November 2, 2005 - Dr. Paul M. Ridker

"Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Syndromes: Different Names, Different Concepts, Different Goals"
November 3, 2004 - Dr. Gerald M. Reaven

"Cochlear Implants, Past, Present, and Future"
November 5, 2003 - Dr. Richard T. Miyamoto

"AIDS: A Window on Infectious Diseases"
November 06, 2002 - Dr. Henry Masur

"STI571: A Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor for the Treatment of Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia (CML) Validating the Promise of Molecularly Targeted Therapy"
November 07, 2001 - Dr. Brian Druker

"The Patients Who Taught Me and Led to My Discoveries in Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia"
December 13, 2000 - Dr. Maria I. New

"The Elucidation of Lyme Arthritis"
November 3, 1999 - Dr. Allen C. Steere

"The Link Between Teratogenesis and Carcinogenesis: Lessons from the Wilms Tumor Model"
October 15, 1998 - Dr. J. Bruce Beckwith

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