BSURF Weekly Program Schedule - 2017

Please refer to "Important Dates" in the Information for Admitted Students site for additional events and weekly meetings.

May, 2017

HR Orientation Meeting - Heath Conference Room - Room 4-403, BSB
Mon, May 22           
9:00 AM                            Welcome Session/Breakfast: Dr. Peter Rubenstein, Strand Director; Professor of Biochemistry & Internal Medicine, Pediatrics 
9:15 AMHR Meeting: Judy Means, Admin Coordinator, Biochemistry
10:30 AMSafety Training: Troy Struzynski, Manager, Biochemistry Stores
10:45 AMEquipment Usage: Paul Rogers, Engineering Specialist, Facility Maintenance
11:00 AMTour of Labs: Emily Malcolm, Biochemistry Graduate Student
11:30 AMMicroscopy Core Tour: Randy Nessler, Core Facility Research Manager
12:00 PMLunch
1:00 PMStudent ID Cards
Fri, May 26
9:30 AM, Heath Conf. Room
Instructions for Short Oral Presentations
Peter Rubenstein, PhD, Strand Director; Professor of Biochemistry & Internal Medicine, Pediatrics

June, 2017 - All Meetings Start at 9:30 AM in Heath Conference Room (unless otherwise indicated)

Fri, June 2Tour of Integrated DNA Technologies in Coralville, IA at 1:00 PM.  Participants must wear full length pants and closed toe shoes (no sandals) during the tour.
Fri, June 9NO BSURF PROGRAM MEETING
Fri, June 16Short Oral Presentations - Students
Dr. Peter Rubenstein
Fri, June 23Model Organisms in Biochemistry
Dan Weeks, PhD, Professor, Biochemistry
Fri, June 30NO BSURF PROGRAM MEETING

July, 2017 - All Meetings Start at 9:30 AM in Heath Conference Room

Fri, July 7Scientific Writing & Preparing Applications for Graduate School
Pamela Geyer, PhD, Professor, Biochemistry
Sheila Baker, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry
Fri, July 14Scientific Writing & Preparing Applications for Graduate School - Assignment Review
Drs. Pamela Geyer and Sheila Baker
Fri, July 21Metabolism Research in Biochemistry
Eric Taylor, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biochemistry