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Medical Scientist Training Program

Carver College of Medicine

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4/25/2014 12:13 PM

Monday, April 28, 2014

 

04/28      10:00 AM       BIOLOGY PHD THESIS SEMINAR: 

'Genetic & Functional Analyses of Synaptic Ca2+ Dynamics in Drosophila' by Xiaomin Xing (Wu Lab)

B20 BB

 

04/28      11:00 AM       NEUROSCIENCE PHD THESIS SEMINAR: 

'Hippocampal Contributions to Language:  an examination of referential processing & narrative in amnesia' by Jake Kurczek (Duff Lab)

Damasio S724 GH

 

04/28      12:00 PM       FRONTIERS IN PEDIATRIC RESEARCH: 

'Acquired CFTR Dysfunction in Chronic Airway Diseases' by Steven Rowe MD, MSPH, Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics, U of Alabama at Birmingham

B111 ML

 

04/28      12:30 PM       SNMA & LMSA MENTORING SEMINAR: 

with Archana Laroia, MBBS, MD, Radiology, Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Imaging

1117 MERF

 

04/28      12:30 PM       PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH SEMINAR: 

'How BDNF Affects the Brain in Both Autism & Fragile X Syndrome' by Thomas Wassnick, MD, Psychiatry & Pediatrics

Ziffren 1502 JCP

                                                                                                                                                            

04/28      03:30 PM       BIOSTATISTICS PRECEPTORSHIP REPORTS: 

'Screening the Performance of Predicting Cancer Recurrence with Quantitative Imaging Metrics Measured with Semi-Automated Methods' by Kaitlin Lockhart (P advisor:  Brian Smith)

 -&- 'Predicting Change in Hearing Ability over Time using Clustering & Multinomial Logistic Regression' by Jorge Leon (P advisor:  Jake Oleson)

S030 CPHB

 

04/28      04:00 PM       GENETICS SEMINAR: 

'Genomic Sources of Regulatory Variation:  from mutation to polymorphism to divergence' by Patricia Wittkopp, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology; Molecular Cellular & Developmental Biology, U of Michigan

Kollros Aud 101 BBE

 

04/28      04:00 PM       HCCC  GRAND ROUNDS PRESENTS THE DEGOWIN LECTURE: 

CANCELED

 

04/28      05:00 PM       SCIENCE CAFÉ  Eat. Drink. Talk science.: 

'Asthma:  The Intersection of Medicine & the Environment' by Joel Kline, MD, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary, Crit Care & Occ Med & Occupational & Environmental Health, COPH

Lincoln Wine Bar, Mt. Vernon, IA

(This event is free & open to the public.)

 

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

 

04/29      09:30 AM       MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY & BIOPHYSICS SEMINAR: 

'Which way to go? Following membrane proteins in photoreceptors' by Sheila Baker, PhD, Biochemistry

5-669 BSB

 

04/29      10:30 AM       PHARMACOLOGY POSTDOC WORKSHOP: 

'The Roles of MCU & MCUb in Mitochondrial Ca2+ Transport & Excitotoxicity in Neurons' by Zhihong Lin, PhD (Usachev Lab)

1117 MERF

 

04/29      12:30 PM       GENETICS PHD THESIS SEMINAR: 

'A computational approach for comparative oncogenomics using mouse models' by Benjamin Brett (Scheetz/Dupuy Labs)

2117 MERF

 

04/29      03:00 PM       MICROBIOLOGY SEMINAR: 

'Defining an appropriate strain & developing animal models to study Acinetobacter baumannii pathogenesis & novel antimicrobials' by Daniel Zurawski, PhD, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research

Watzke Aud BSB

 

04/29      04:00 PM       NEUROSCIENCE SEMINAR:  ROTATION TALKS: 

'Drugs, acid & the brain: potential roles of acid-sensing ion channels in addition' by Shane Johnson

 -&- 'Cognitive Codes:  Modeling the Neural Representation of Meaning in a Cognitive Task' by Sean Kolbu

101 BBE

 

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

 

04/30      09:00 AM       IOWA PAIN RESEARCH PROGRAM SEMINAR: 

'TBA' by Thomas James (Mohapatra Lab)

2117 MERF

 

04/30      12:00 PM       BIOINFORMATICS USERS GROUP: 

'MetaCore Seminar Series:  Session 2' by Laurence Towner, PhD, Scientific Solution Specialist, IP & Science, Thomson Reuters

283 EMRB

 

04/30      12:00 PM       DIABETES & OBESITY TALKS: 

'Microscale Engineering for Regenerative Medicine' by James Ankrum, PhD, Medical Devices Center, U of Minnesota

Kelch 1289 CBRB

 

04/30      12:00 PM       MOLECULAR PHYSIOLOGY & BIOPHYSICS WORKSHOP: 

'Physiologic Roles for Cardiac MCU' by Tyler Rasmussen, MSTP (Anderson Lab)

 -&- 'Mitochondrial CaMKII activity: A novel driver of atrial fibrillation in mice' by Andrew Ackell, MSTP (Anderson Lab)

5-669 BSB

 

04/30      12:30 PM       PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT  SEMINAR: 

'How to Thrive on the Wards' by Denise Martinez, MD, Family Medicine, Office of Cultural Affairs & Diversity Initiatives

1117 MERF

 

04/30      01:00 PM       ANATOMY & CELL BIOLOGY DEPARTMENTAL SEMINAR: 

'Phenotypic Changes in Airway Basal Cells During Regeneration & Disease' by Andrianne Crooke (Engelhardt Lab)

 -&- 'Identifying Prostaglandins Critical to NSCLC Tumorigenesis' by Daniel Kelpsch (Tootle Lab)

MacEwen 1-561 BSB

 

Thursday, May 1, 2014

 

05/01      08:00 AM       CYSTIC FIBROSIS RESEARCH SEMINAR: 

'TBA' by Kin Fai Au

2114 ML

 

05/01      10:30 AM       BIOCHEMISTRY SEMINAR: 

'Building an adaptive genome defense system' by William Theurkaruf, PhD, Molecular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School

2117 MERF

 

05/01      11:30 AM       EPIDEMIOLOGY SEMINAR: 

'Metabolic Heritability at Birth: Implications for Chronic Disease Research' by Caitlin Smith (MS Candidate)

Ellig N120 CPHB

 

05/01      11:30 AM       FREE RADICAL & RADIATION BIOLOGY SEMINAR: 

'GRP78, an Emerging Cell Surface Target for Molecular Imaging & Targeted Radionuclide Therapy In Cancer' by Somya Kapoor (Schultz Lab)

1117 MERF

 

05/01      12:00 PM       INTERNAL MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS: 

Med Alumni Aud E331 GH

 

05/01      12:00 PM       ICTS CLINICAL LECTURE SERIES: 

'Can Electronic Media Simply Your Research?' by Patrick Brophy, MD, Pediatrics

ICTS C44A GH

 

05/01      12:00 PM       PATHOLOGY GRAND ROUNDS: 

'Epstein-Barr virus: The Monster Lurking Within' by Douglas Lynch, MD, Hematopathology

Smith W256 GH

 

05/01      12:30 PM       MEDICAL STUDENT RESEARCH CLUB: 

Reqirements for completing the Research Distinction Tract. Accouncement of the new officers for next year.

1117 MERF

  

05/01      12:30 PM       PHARMACOLOGY GRADUATE STUDENT WORKSHOP: 

'The Role of Serotonin in L-Dopa Induced Dyskinesias' by Stephanie Alberico (Narayanan & Anderson Labs)

Aud 2 BSB

 

05/01      02:00 PM       SPECIAL ID GRAND ROUNDS: 

'A Traveler, Her Traveler & Troy: Fever after an Overseas Trip' by Judy Streit, MD (presenter) & Marissa (Nia) Madison, PhD (explicator)

ICTS C44-A GH

 

05/01      02:00 PM       INFECTIOUS DISEASE GRAND ROUNDS: 

ICTS C44-A GH

 

05/01      04:00 PM       MOLECULAR & CELLULAR BIOLOGY SEMINAR: 

'The role of mitochondrial disruption & cardiolipin recognition in Nlrp3 inflammasome activation' by Eric Elliott (Sutterwala lab)

Kelch 1289 CBRB

 

Friday, May 2, 2014

 

05/02      08:00 AM       PULMONARY RESEARCH CONFERENCE: 

'Mechanisms of ion channel regulation in the aldosterone sensitive distal nephron: Implications in health and disease' by Christoph Korbmacher, MD, Cellular & Molecular Physiology, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg

Med Alumni Aud (E331 GH)

 

05/02      09:00 AM       INFECTIOUS DISEASE RESEARCH CONFERENCE: 

'Epidemiology of S. aureus infection in the US: Emerging trends & application of new diagnostics' by Dan Diekema, MD, Infectious Diseases & Brad Ford, MD, PHD, Pathology

ICTS C44-A GH

 

05/02      12:00 PM       PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: 

'Collaborative Learning to Improve Early Postoperative Care' by William Mahle, MD, Pediatrics, Emory U School of Medicine

B111 ML

 

05/02      12:30 PM       CHEMISTRY COLLOQUIUM: 

'Underutilized Functional Groups as Tools for Reaction Discovery' by Jennifer Schomaker, PhD, Chemistry, U Wisconsin

W128 CB

 

05/02      04:00 PM       BIOLOGY SEMINAR:  

'Chromosomal Crossing Over & the Physical Basis of Heredity' by Neil Hunter, PhD, Biological Sciences, U California, Davis

101 BBE

 

 

 

 


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