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Events for the week of April 18th

  • Week of Sunday, April 18

Graduate and Professional Student Government Elections-GPSG Elections

Sunday, April 18, 2021, 6:00pm

   Now's your chance to share your vision, talents, and energy to represent and advocate on behalf of all graduate and professional students at the University of Iowa! GPSG elections for officer and committee chair positions will be held virtually on Sunday, April 18, 2021, starting at 6pm. More information and important dates can be found here: https://proxy.qualtrics.com/proxy/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fgpsg.uiowa.edu%2Fne...        All candidates interested in running for a GPSG officer or com...

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Monday, April 19, 2021, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar Guest speaker will be Amanda Janesick, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Janesick’s seminar is entitled “Chicken Inner Ear Hair Cell Regeneration at High Temporal and Spatial Resolution”.  Sam Young, Ph.D., Associate Professor is Dr. Janesick’s faculty host.

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Matthew Gentry, PhD

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Intersection of aberrant brain, lung cancer, & Ewing sarcoma metabolism" Presented by Matthew Gentry, PhD Professor Molecular & Cellular Biochemistry Director, Brain & Epilepsy Alliance for Metabolomics Research University of Kentucky Lexington, KY

4/20 Virtual Biochemistry Workshop: Zach Wehrspan

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Zach Wehrspan Biochemistry Graduate Student Dr. Adrian Elcock Labbio Contact abby-t-johnson@uiowa.edu for ZOOM link

Microbiology and Immunology Zoom Seminar: Dr. Emily McMackin, PhD

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for the Zoom meeting link information.  Global transcriptional regulators and the Pseudomonas aeruginosa type III secretion system Emily McMackin, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar Department of Microbiology and Immunology University of Iowa  

Latinx Council Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, April 20, 2021, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

Due to Covid-19, all of our meetings will be virtual until further notice. You will find we are still a great community. We have both official meeting times and more casual lunch and connects, please join us!...

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Wednesday, April 21, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar Guest speaker, Nataska Lachman, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Clinical Anatomy, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, will present "Leveraging a stalwart on the platform of clinical practice, research and innovation: Anatomy reconsidered". Marc Pizziment, Ph.D., Associate Professor, is Dr. Lachman's faculty host.

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Wednesday, April 21, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

"Leveraging a stalwart on the platform of clinical practice, research and innovation: Anatomy reconsidered" Guest presenter: Dr. Nirusha Lachman, Professor of Anatomy and Chair, Department of Clinical Anatomy, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science.  Marc Pizziment, Ph.D., Associate Professor, is Dr. Lachman's faculty host.

Iowa, Kirkwood and You: Finding a Pathway to the University of Iowa

Wednesday, April 21, 2021, 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Are you an international student, immigrant, or English language learner (ELL) considering the University of Iowa?* Attend a special virtual recruitment event “Iowa, Kirkwood and You: Finding a Pathway to the University of Iowa," Wednesday, April 21, from 7-8 pm. Co-sponsored by Kirkwood Community College and International Programs at the University of Iowa, students will hear from UI admissions staff, financial aid representatives, spokespeople from the STEM fields, and a student panel about...

Structural Biology Interest Group

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 9:00am to 10:00am

The Structural Biology Interest Group meetings are biweekly at 9:00am. Currently the group meets via Zoom.  The faculty director of the group is Dr. Todd Washington.  To join the mailing list or request the Zoom link, please contact Sonya Housholder in the CCOM Office of Research.  This meeting date will be used for the Structural Biology Advisory Committee spring meeting.

Virtual Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Seychelle Vos

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

Virtual Biochemistry Seminar: Dr.Seychelle Vos Assistant Professor of Biology MIT Host: Dr. David Price Contact abby-t-johnson@uiowa.edu for ZOOM link

Hardin Open Workshops - PubMed - ZOOM

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 11:00am to 12:00pm

This hands on session will help you improve your searching through best practices for basic and advanced searching and show you features for saving or exporting citations. The session will also help you understand medical subject headings (MeSH) and how they improve your search as well as the benefits of a MyNCBI account. PLEASE NOTE Class will be taught via Zoom. Advance registration is required. Registrants will be emailed the Zoom link 30 minutes before the class time.

Careers in Translation: Communicating your Experiences Outside the Academy

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 12:00pm to 12:30pm

The Grad Success Center’s CareerCore Professional Development Series will focus on helping graduate students hone their professional skills from improving their cover letters and resumes to preparing for interviews. These lunchtime webinars will run from 12-12:30 pm Central Time on Thursdays in April. Register for sessions here. Please email braden-krien@uiowa.edu with questions.

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

A Non-COVID19 Update in Pulmonary Medicine by Jess Mandel, MD

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Graduate Student Workshop - Cierra Boyer and Tam Nguyen

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Diet-induced hyperglycemia impairs insulin granule trafficking" Presented by Cierra Boyer Graduate Student in Dr. Sam Stephens's lab "The role of the mitochondrial calcium uniporter (MCU) in synaptic networks" Presented by Tam Nguyen Graduate Student in Dr. Yuriy Usachev's lab

Clinical Conference: Glaucoma (Mansour F. Armaly Lecture)

Saturday, April 24, 2021, 9:00am to 11:00am

The conference will be held online using the Zoom Meeting Platform. Meeting information and link will be provided after registering to attend....