December Events

  • December 2019

Student Interest Group in Neurology (SIGN)

Monday, December 2, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Malcolm Low, MD, PhD

Monday, December 2, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Malcolm Low, MD, PhD Assistant Professor | Pathology & Cell BiologyDavid F. Bohr Collegiate Professor of Physiology Professor, Physiology & Internal Medicine Dept. of Molecular & Integrative Physiology Director, Michigan Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center (MMPC)University of Michigan Medical SchoolPresentation: Single cell transcriptomic analysis reveals key developmental regulators of distinct hypothalamic POMC neuronal subtypes  

Clone of UIPDA Monthly Meeting

Monday, December 2, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Come to the monthly meeting of the University of Iowa Postdoctoral Association, where we discuss upcoming events and happenings on campus as they affect postdocs. Coffee and treats will be provided!

CCOM Spotlight on Current & Future Research

Monday, December 2, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

These quarterly short-talk seminars, hosted by Dr. Brooks Jackson, Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the Carver College of Medicine, will feature a small number of presentations by CCOM investigators invited by Dr. Jackson to share research ideas, discoveries and a discussion of their current work and future plans for realizing their research aims.  A reception will follow to provide the opportunity for discussion and collaboration. ...

Microbiology Undergraduate Student Association (MUSA) meeting and make agar art

Monday, December 2, 2019, 5:45pm to 6:45pm

The next Microbiology Undergraduate Student Association (MUSA) meeting is Monday, December 2nd, starting at 5:45 pm in the 3rd-floor Microbiology Gibson Conference room (3-560) - Bowen Science Building (BSB).   

Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Seminar, Yanzhuang Wang

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 9:30am to 10:30am

Golgi Structure Formation, Function, and Defects in Diseases Presented by: Yanzhuang Wang, PhD Professor, Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Professor, Department of Neurology University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI

Thesis Defense Seminar: Tingting Duan

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

"The nuclear lamina is required for stem cell mitosis and survival" Tingting Duan Biochemistry Graduate Student Dr. Pamela Geyer Lab

Discover Study Abroad

Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 12:30pm

Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...

Hardin Open Workshops - ORCID: Open Researcher and Contributor ID

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 11:00am to 12:00pm

What is ORCID? Why would you want one? This session will discuss ORCID, how researchers can benefit from having one, and how ORCID connects with other information systems. This will also be a hands-on workshop where everyone will have the chance to create their own ORCID and learn the most efficient ways to populate their profile with their publications.

Student Interest Group in Neurology (SIGN)

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Workshop, Samuel M. Young, Jr., PhD

Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Molecular mechanisms of synaptic function and their role in controlling neuronal circuit output Presented by: Samuel M. Young, Jr., PhD Associate Professor Anatomy and Cell Biology University of Iowa

Biomolecular NMR Interest Group

Thursday, December 5, 2019, 9:00am to 10:00am

The Biomolecular NMR Interest Group will review current topics in NMR relevant to biological problems.  Meetings are biweekly at 9:00am in the Heath Conference Room (4-403A BSB) for Fall 2019.  The director of the group is Dr. Liping Yu.  To join the mailing list, please contact Sonya Housholder in the CCOM Office of Research. These meetings are open to all who are interested in NMR and/or structural biology. ...

Biochemistry Seminar

Thursday, December 5, 2019, 10:30am to 11:30am

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, December 5, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

State of the Department by E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD

Clinical Lecture Series

Thursday, December 5, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Topic...

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Jingwei (Jane) Jiang

Thursday, December 5, 2019, 12:30pm to 1:00pm

"Primary Cilia Regulate Fluid Homeostasis and Cardiovascular Function" Presented by Jingwei Jiang, MD, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Kamal Rahmouni's Lab

Faculty/Fellows as Clinician Educators (FACE)

Thursday, December 5, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

"Feedback"

M2/PA2 CAPS III Exam

Friday, December 6, 2019, 8:00am to 9:50am

Ph.D. Seminar: Ph.D. candidate Kai Rogers will present on December 6, 2019

Friday, December 6, 2019, 9:00am to 10:00am

Microbiology Ph.D. Seminar Please join Ph.D. candidate Kai Rogers December 6th at 9:00 am in 2117 MERF,  for his Ph.D. seminar - “The role of macrophages in Ebola virus infection”

Ph.D. Seminar: Ph.D. candidate Kai Rogers will present on December 6, 2019

Friday, December 6, 2019, 9:00am to 10:00am

Microbiology Ph.D. Seminar Please join Ph.D. candidate Kai Rogers December 6th at 9:00 am in 2117 MERF,  for his Ph.D. seminar - “The role of macrophages in Ebola virus infection”

Read on the Rug

Friday, December 6, 2019, 10:00am to 10:30am

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Museum of Natural History! 30 minutes of guided learning (story, poems/songs, craft) that leads to free exploration of the museum is the perfect way to start a Friday with your littles. And all before naptime!...

How to Complete a HawkIRB New Project Application Part 1

Friday, December 6, 2019, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is part one of a two-part training providing an overview of the HawkIRB New Project Application, including guidance to assist you in responding to many of the questions in the form. Additional trainings on modifications to IRB applications and external IRB applications are also available. See calendar for event dates and times....

Grant Writing Seminar - Hosted by CCOM Scientific Editing and Research Communication Core

Friday, December 6, 2019, 10:00am to 11:00am

Deborah J. Frank, PhD Scientific Editor | Dept. of OB/GYN Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Presentation: Thinking like a reviewer:  Strategies to improve grant success  Event is sponsored by: CCOM Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies (OGPS) and the University of Iowa Neuroscience Institute (INI)  

Discover Study Abroad

Friday, December 6, 2019, 11:00am

Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...

INI Seminar: Zhaolan (Joe) Zhou, PhD

Friday, December 6, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Lecture title: TBD Zhaolan (Joe) Zhou, PhD Associate Professor of Genetics University of Pennsylvania

M1/PA1 Mechanisms of Health and Disease I (MOHD I) Exam 3

Friday, December 6, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:50pm

Computerized Exam. Beisner Aud BSB or 2189 MERF.

Panel Discussion - Hosted by CCOM Scientific Editing and Research Communication Core

Friday, December 6, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Deborah J. Frank, PhD Scientific Editor | Dept. of OB/GYN Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Panel Discussion: Rigor and Reproducibility in NIH Grants Event is sponsored by: CCOM Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies (OGPS) and the University of Iowa Neuroscience Institute (INI)  

Hacky Hour

Friday, December 6, 2019, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Hacky Hour is an informal gathering of people to share knowledge and ask questions about their data and how to code analyses for their data.

Stanley Museum of Art First Friday: December 2019

Friday, December 6, 2019, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us for Happy Hour + Art at the next Stanley Museum of Art First Friday reception at FilmScene! Stanley First Fridays provide an ideal chance to usher in your weekend, enjoy the work of local artists, and mingle with other art enthusiasts....

The Mirage

Friday, December 6, 2019, 9:00pm to Saturday, December 7, 2019, 1:00am

       The Mirage kicks off with the Condom Casino and Infostravaganza -- a chance to win great prizes and learn about sexual health from many valuable campus and community organizations. Throughout the night, free rapid HIV testing will be available in conjunction with World AIDS Day. ...

Girls Go STEM

Saturday, December 7, 2019, 9:00am to 12:00pm

University of Iowa Health Care will be hosting Girls Go STEM on Saturday, December 7 from 9 a.m.-noon at the Medical Education and Research Facility (MERF). This free educational program is targeted to girls in grades 6 through 8....

HDSMP Distinction Track Lecture

Saturday, December 7, 2019, 1:00pm to 5:00pm

M1/PA1 Medicine and Society I (MAS I) Flexible Final Exam - 1st Day of 5 Days

Monday, December 9, 2019

Computerized Exam. 1.5 hour exam.  Exam available 8:00 am December 9 through 5:00 pm December 13.  Students may select exam time based on room availability (posted to ICON). Hardin Library Information Commons East or West or L169 MERF (OSAC Computer Lab).

AMWA Meeting

Monday, December 9, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Internal Medicine Interest Group

Monday, December 9, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Ob/Gyn Interest Group Meeting

Monday, December 9, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Graduate Student Seminar Lisa Drewry, Postdoctoral Associate (Harty Lab)

Monday, December 9, 2019, 12:00pm

12/9/19 12:00 p.m. ​B111 MLLisa Drewry, Postdoctoral Associate (Harty Lab) "T cell responses to blood stage malaria"

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Rebecca Anne Haeusler, PhD

Monday, December 9, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Rebecca Anne Haeusler, PhD Assistant Professor | Pathology & Cell BiologyNaomi Berrie Diabetes Center Columbia University Medical Center Presentation: Intersection of hepatic insulin action with lipoprotein and bile acid homeostasis  

SHPEP Info Session (Summer Health Professions Education Program)

Monday, December 9, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Held in 348 Big Ten Theater (former Illinois Theater)...

CCOM Student Government Meeting

Monday, December 9, 2019, 6:30pm to 8:20pm

M1/PA1 Medicine and Society I (MAS I) Flexible Final Exam - 2nd Day of 5 Days

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Computerized Exam. 1.5 hour exam.  Exam available 8:00 am December 9 through 5:00 pm December 13.  Students may select exam time based on room availability (posted to ICON). Hardin Library Information Commons East or West or L169 MERF (OSAC Computer Lab).

M1/PA1 Medicine and Society I (MAS I) Flexible Final Exam - 3rd Day of 5 Days

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Computerized Exam. 1.5 hour exam.  Exam available 8:00 am December 9 through 5:00 pm December 13.  Students may select exam time based on room availability (posted to ICON). Hardin Library Information Commons East or West or L169 MERF (OSAC Computer Lab).

Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Seminar, Brian Cummings, PhD

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 9:30am to 10:30am

Glypican-1 and Lipid Regulation of Drug-Resistant Prostate Cancer Presented by: Brian S. Cummings, PhD Professor and Department Head Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Georgia Cancer Coalition Distinguished Scholar University of Georgia

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Priyanka Sandal & Ronald Merrill

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Novel de novo Mutations in the PP2A Regulatory Subunit PPP2R2B Causing Neurodevelopmental Disorders" Presented by Priyanka Sandal, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Stefan Strack's Lab "Generation and Characterization of Mice Harboring Jordan's Syndrome Alleles Causing Intellectual Disability with Autism" Presented by Ronald Merrill, PhD Assistant Research Scientist in Dr. Stefan Strack's Lab

Learning Community Meetings

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Discover Study Abroad

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 12:30pm

Would you like to study abroad during your time at the University of Iowa, but don't know where to start? Attend one of our weekly Discover Study Abroad info sessions to learn how study abroad works and find the right international opportunity for you!  ...

TriNetX Training

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

TriNetX training 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 gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Registration Register here

Seminar Speaker - Sara Hamilton Hart, Ph.D. - "The Impact of Immune Experience on T cell Responses to Infection and Vaccination"

Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 3:00pm

December 10, 2019 (TUESDAY) Sara Hamilton Hart "The Impact of Immune Experience on T cell Responses to Infection and Vaccination" University of Minnesota 3:00 p.m. Aud 3 BSB

Pain Research Program Seminar - Steven Z. George, PT, PhD

Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Exercise Induced Muscle Injury: A Memoir of the Craft" Presented by Steven Z. George, PT, PhD ProfessorDirector of Musculoskeletal ResearchDuke Clinical Research InstituteVice Chair of Clinical ResearchOrthopaedic Surgery Duke University School of Medicine Durham, NC

REDCap Training

Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 11:00am to 12:30pm

REDCap Basic Hands-On Training This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap. Registration Registration is required and limited to 8 people for each REDCap Training session.  Register here.