The University of Iowa

Medical Scientist Training Program

Carver College of Medicine

SUMR 2014 Calendar of Events

Wednesday Seminar Series Calendar

Wednesday Seminar Talks are for Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students.  Others may attend by invitation only.
Please contact mstp@uiowa.edu.

Date/Time/Location Event Title Speaker
Attendees
Sunday, May 25
1:00 pm
Iowa City Shopping trip. Meet in Quad Lobby SUMR Students
Sunday, May 25
6:00-7:30pm
SUMR Program Welcome Picnic at Dr. Chris Benson's Home SUMR Students
MSTP Students
Tuesday, May 27
9:00-10:20 am
2166 MERF
SUMR Program Orientation SUMR Students
SUMR Administrators/Directors
Tuesday, May 27
4:00 pm
2206 MERF
Tour of clinical & laboratory facilities SUMR Students
Wednesday, May 28
8:30 am
2206 MERF
Badging appointment (meet outside the MSTP office) SUMR Students
Thursday, May 29
Deadline to register for the June 4th Survial Skills Workshop for Young Researchers (registration required) All Students Enrolled in Summer Biomedical Research Programs
Thursday, May 29
4:30-5:30 pm
EMRB Atrium & Patio
Welcome Reception for all Summer Research Program Participants Sponsored by the Biosciences Program All Students Enrolled in Summer Biomedical Research Programs
Tuesday, June 3
9:00-10:00 am
0074 RCP
Click for detailed directions
Emergency Room Informational Sessions & Tour of Facilities Kelly Norton, Department of Emergency Medicine

SUMR Students
Wednesday, June 4
9:30 am-11:45 am
2117 MERF
Survival Skills Workshop for Young Researchers
Sponsored by the Biosciences Program
All Undergraduates conducting biomedical research with a faculty mentor.
Wednesday, June 4
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Visceral Leishmaniasis in India and Brazil: intersection of global health, immunology and genetics"
Mary Wilson, MD, Internal Medicine / Infectious Diseases, Microbiology & Epidemiology

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students
Monday, June 9, 2014
UIHC ER
ER Shadowing Opportunities Open
Monday, June 9
12:00-1:00 pm
2126 MERF
Special Session:
Overview & Discussion of MSTP Admissions
Pam Geyer, PhD, Co-Director MSTP & Professor, Biochemistry

Emily Nguyen, M4G &
Dan Cook, M5G


SUMR Students & Extras
Tuesday, June 10
5:00-6:00 pm
1121 MERF
"Why MSTP?" Jung Min Park, M5G
Viral Shah, M5G


SUMR Students & Extras
Wednesday, June 11
12:00-1:00 pm
B111 ML
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Mouse Genetics and the Missing Heritability of Glaucoma"
Michael Anderson, PhD, Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics, Genetics, Neuroscience

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students
Wednesday, June 18
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
MSTP Grand Rounds:"Going skin deep: Strep A invasion & dissemination"
Eliot Shearer, MD, PhD
& Krishna Iyer, M5G
Monday, June 23
3:30-5:00 pm
2114 ML
Clinical Case Scenario
Session I
Peter Rubenstein, PhD,
Professor of Biochemistry, & Internal Medicine, Pediatrics

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students
Wednesday, June 25
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Nuclease Probes: A Journey From Laboratory Artifact to a Novel Approach for Infectious Disease Diagnostic"
James McNamara, PhD, Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine - Hem/Onc & BMT

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students
Thursday, June 26
12:00-1:00 pm
1180 ML
"Writing and the Examined Life" Jason Lewis, MFA
Director, Writing & Humanities Program, CCOM
Conference Director, The Examined Life Conference & Managing editor, The Examined Life Journal


SUMR Students

Monday, June 30
3:30-5:00 pm
2114 ML
Clinical Case Scenario
Session II
Peter Rubenstein, PhD,
Professor of Biochemistry, & Internal Medicine, Pediatrics

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTsP Students & SUMR Students
Wednesday, July 2
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Translational studies of neuroendocrine tumors"
Dawn Quelle, PhD, Pharmacology, Molecular & Cellular BIology

Ben Darbro, MD, PhD, Pediatrics, Medical Genetics

Sue O'Dorisio MD, PhD, Pediatrics, Neuroscience, Translational Biomedicine


Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students
Wednesday, July 9
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Insulin's Action on the Heart"
E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD, Professor, Internal Medicine-Endocrinology & Metabolism & Biochemistry

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students
Wednesday, July 16
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"Migraine: How does it start and how can we stop it"
Andrew Russo, PhD, Professor Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students
Sunday, July 20
UIHC ER
Last day for ER shadowing
Wednesday, July 23
12:00-1:00 pm
283 EMRB
Wednesday Seminar Series:
"The Tiniest Babies: Treatment Decisions and Outcomes Near the Limit of Viability"
Edward Bell, MD, Professor, Pediatrics-Neonatology

Iowa Mecdical Student Summer Researh Fellows, MSTP Students & SUMR Students
Friday, July 25
12:30-1:30 pm
2166 MERF

"How to give a Poster Presentation"

Presentation available here:

Jenn Streeter, M6G

SUMR Program Students

Tuesday, July 29
12:00-1:30 pm
2126 MERF
SUMR Program Wrap-Up Lunch SUMR Program Students & Directors
Wednesday, July 30
1:30- 4:30 pm
IMU Main Lounge
9th Annual Summer Undergraduate Research Conference

Registration Deadline: TBA

Link to registration
All Undergraduates involved in research on UI campus
Wednesday, July 30
4:45 pm
TBA
SUMR Program Farewell All Undergraduates involved in research on UI campus

 

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