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Events for the week of March 19th

  • Week of Sunday, March 19

REDCap Surveys Training

Tuesday, March 21, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the fourth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover survey configuration and distribution such as:...

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Faculty Seminar - Deniz Atasoy, PhD

Tuesday, March 21, 2023, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Time to eat: circuit basis of feeding regulation across daily time-scales” Presented by Deniz Atasoy, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Neuroscience & Pharmacology University of Iowa

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Research Workshop: Marc Wold, PhD

Tuesday, March 21, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Single-strand DNA Binding Proteins modulate DNA repeat instability and human disease" Marc Wold, PhD Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Stefan Pukatski, PhD

Tuesday, March 21, 2023, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for the Zoom link.  The cholera bacterium secures a firm grip on competitiveness with a secret handshake Stefan Pukatzki, PhD Sharon D. Cosloy Professor of Biology City College, City University of New York

Pain Research Program Workshop - Louis Kolling, PhD

Wednesday, March 22, 2023, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Diabetes and Altered Neural Gene Expression in Adolescent-Isolation Mice” Presented by Louis Kolling, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Catherine Marcinkiewcz's lab

Hardin Open Workshops - Systematic Reviews, Part 1: Nuts & Bolts (Zoom)

Wednesday, March 22, 2023, 10:00am to 11:00am

This class will provide a framework for developing a literature search for a systematic review. Topics will include the following: standards and criteria to consider, establishing a plan, registering a protocol, developing a research question, determining where to search, identifying search terms, reporting search strategies, and managing references....

REDCap Data Quality Training

Wednesday, March 22, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the fifth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will discuss ways to manage and view data such as:...

ACB Departmental Seminar Series

Wednesday, March 22, 2023, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Meihua Hao presents "Finetune BAT Neuronal-inflammatory Communication by the HSF1-Adh5 Axis" Tate Neff presents "Role of Long Noncoding RNA-Encoded Micropeptide in CF-Related Diabetes"

Hardin Open Workshops - Mobile Resources for the Health Sciences (Zoom)

Wednesday, March 22, 2023, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Take a tour of some new (and some well-established) apps for your mobile device or smartphone! At this informal workshop, you’ll not only be shown a variety of tools for both academic and clinical use but also invited to share your own examples and experiences. If you don’t have a mobile device, don’t worry: The only necessary smart device is you!...

Finishing to Startup: Identifying the value of the Researcher in a new company

Wednesday, March 22, 2023, 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Title of talk: “Finishing to Startup: Identifying the value of the Researcher in a new company”...

TriNetX Basic Training

Thursday, March 23, 2023, 9:00am to 10:00am

This training will provide an in-depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you can gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research....

Mark Li's Thesis Defense

Thursday, March 23, 2023, 9:30am to 10:30am

Mark Li's Thesis Defense Cell and Developmental Biology Program Title: "Organelle Function in Metabolism and Immunity" Mentor:  Ling Yang PhD

REDCap Data Handling Training

Thursday, March 23, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the sixth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we won’t use REDCap at all. Instead, we will cover ways to view and manage your exported REDCap data in Microsoft Excel and Sublime Text such as:...

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Thesis Defense Seminar: Justin Ling

Thursday, March 23, 2023, 10:30am to 11:30am

Structures and non-canonical functions of E3 ubiquitin ligases in DNA damage bypass Justin Ling, PhD Candidate Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Mentor: Dr. Todd Washington

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - William Guiler and Israel Wipf

Thursday, March 23, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"scRNA-sequencing of human Cortical Organoids treated with Ketamine" Presented by William Guiler Graduate student in Dr. Mark Niciu's lab "Defining the Role of Adipose Triglyceride Lipase in Drosophila Border Cell Migration" Presented by Israel Wipf Graduate student in Dr. Tina Tootle's

Clinical Conference: Glaucoma (Mansour F. Armaly Lecture)

Friday, March 24, 2023, 8:00am to 12:00pm

Guest Speaker: Mae Gordon, PhD  Professor, Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences John F. Hardesty, MD Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences - Washington University School of Medicine Dr. Mae Gordon is a professor and Director of the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core at Washington University in St. Louis. She has been a leader of the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study (OHTS) which has been one of the most successful and influential treatment studies i...

Skills for Educators Workshop: Evaluating Learners

Friday, March 24, 2023, 8:30am to 11:30am

This session will examine the types, reliability, and validity of learner evaluation from a personal (biases, context) and organizational (systemic, constraints) perspective. Objectives: Distinguish between feedback and evaluation, and explain why it is an important distinction Identify the impact of the evaluation context/system on a particular evaluation Describe how to evaluate learners fairly within the constraints of a given assessment system Describe how to become a better evaluator

INI Seminar: Jennifer Stone, PhD

Friday, March 24, 2023, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Title TBD Jennifer Stone, PhD, research professor, otolaryngology—head and neck surgery, University of Washington https://otolaryngology.uw.edu/our-people/faculty/jennifer-stone-phd