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June Events

NSF GRFP Overview

Wednesday, June 2, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

The Graduate College offers webinars to support students applying for prestigious national fellowships. These webinars introduce graduate students to new opportunities, clarify application components, and connect students with campus support for the application process. No prior experience with fellowships is required. ...

Culturally Responsive Health Care in Iowa

Thursday, June 3, 2021, 8:00am to 2:00pm

There is a need to ensure that health care professionals have the skills and knowledge to provide culturally appropriate services in order to respond to the changing patient demographics, address health care disparities, ensure patient safety and the highest quality of care....

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, June 3, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Hormone-Secreting Pituitary Tumors: What Happens when the Conductor of the Endocrine Orchestra goes Awry? by Beverly Biller, MD

NSF GRFP Overview

Thursday, June 3, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

The Graduate College offers webinars to support students applying for prestigious national fellowships. These webinars introduce graduate students to new opportunities, clarify application components, and connect students with campus support for the application process. No prior experience with fellowships is required. ...

CCOM Spotlight on Current & Future Research

Monday, June 7, 2021, 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.  ...

Hardin Open Workshops - ORCID: Open Researcher and Contributor ID - ZOOM

Tuesday, June 8, 2021, 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....

Summer Professional Development & Seminar Series for Undergrads

Tuesday, June 8, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Neural Circuits of Resilience Rainbo Hultman, PhD Assistant Professor Molecular Physiology & Biophysics University of Iowa

Continued Introduction to Data Analysis Using R

Wednesday, June 9, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

When: Wednesdays, June 9 and 16, 2021, noon to 1:30 pm (CDT)...

Summer Professional Development & Seminar Series for Undergrads

Thursday, June 10, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Demystifying the Graduate Admissions Application Jodi Graff, MA Administrative Director Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Biomedical Science Graduate Program University of Iowa

Panel on Training for Clinical Careers: MD, PA & PT

Monday, June 14, 2021, 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Interested in the medicine, physician assistant or physical therapy fields?  Come hear the experts & ask your questions!  Contact Sonya Housholder at sonya-housholder@uiowa.edu for the Zoom link. ...

Summer Professional Development & Seminar Series for Undergrads

Tuesday, June 15, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Using Drosophila as a model to understand stem cell maintenance Nicole Green, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar Anatomy and Cell Biology University of Iowa

Continued Introduction to Data Analysis Using R

Wednesday, June 16, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

When: Wednesdays, June 9 and 16, 2021, noon to 1:30 pm (CDT)...

Summer Professional Development & Seminar Series for Undergrads

Thursday, June 17, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Power Hour Profiles:  My Post-Undergraduate Path to a PhDSpeaker #1: Darren Hoffmann (06PhD) Assistant Professor Anatomy & Cell Biology University of IowaSpeaker #2: Ellen Kiser Graduate Student Biomedical Science Microbiology University of Iowa

Hardin Open Workshops - PubMed - ZOOM

Thursday, June 17, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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.

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, June 17, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

What changes when weight changes... or what doesn't? by Amy E. Rothberg, MD, PhD, DABOM

Panel on Training to be a Researcher: Preparing to Pursue a PhD

Monday, June 21, 2021, 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Interested in pursuing a PhD in a biomedical field?  Our panelists will discuss multiple graduate training programs and admission pathways.  Please contact the FUTURE in Biomedicine Program at future-biomedicine@uiowa.edu for the Zoom link. ...

Summer Professional Development & Seminar Series for Undergrads

Tuesday, June 22, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Theories of Cancer and Aging   Douglas Spitz, PhD Professor Radiation Oncology University of Iowa

Hardin Open Workshops: Open Access: Policies, Publishers, and Predators ZOOM

Tuesday, June 22, 2021, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Open Access to scientific literature is one of the most hotly debated topics in scholarly publishing. This workshop will provide an overview of what scientists need to know when making their research open access. We will cover the basics of what we mean by open access, how open access relates to the NIH Public Access policy, open access journals in the biomedical sciences, predatory publishing scams, and best practices for evaluating your open access options....

Cell and Developmental Biology Thesis Seminar - Anurag Kakerla Balaraju

Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

The Role of Non-Canonical Wnt/Planar Cell Polarity Signaling Pathway in athe Morphogenesis of Gut Endoderm Anurag Kakkerla Balaraju, Cell and Developmental Biology Ph.D. Candidate Fang Lin, Ph.D., is the thesis mentor

Hardin Open Workshops - Getting Started with Hardin Library Resources

Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

This course will cover how to search for Hardin Library resources including books and journals and how to request materials not owned by the libraries. Participants will also be introduced to our available databases, subject guides, and services. This course can be tailored to meet the needs of a particular group.

Hardin Open Workshops - EndNote Desktop - ZOOM

Thursday, June 24, 2021, 11:00am to 12:00pm

EndNote is a reference management tool that helps you to easily gather together your references in one place, organize them, and then insert them into papers and format them in a style of your choosing. This session will walk you through the basics of using EndNote to collect and format your citations. The class will be hands-on and there will be time for questions at the end....

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, June 24, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Current landscapes and recent developments in the management of Prostate Cancer by Rohan Garje, MD

Summer Professional Development & Seminar Series for Undergrads

Thursday, June 24, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Power Hour Profiles:  My Post-Undergraduate Path to a PhDSpeaker #1: Yujia Liu (21PhD) Postdoctoral Fellow Pharmacology TriSalus Life Sciences (July '21)Speaker #2: Kimberly Fiock (20MS) Graduate Student, Biomedical Science Experimental Pathology University of Iowa

Overview of Medical Scientist Training Program (NIH MSTP): Combined MD & PhD Training

Monday, June 28, 2021, 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Interested in pursuing a combination MD and PhD degree?  Come hear the experts & ask your questions!  Please contact the FUTURE in Biomedicine Program at future-biomedicine@uiowa.edu for the Zoom link. Panel members: Linda Varvel, Administrative Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program MSTP student representatives Sponsored by the FUTURE in Biomedicine Program

Summer Professional Development & Seminar Series for Undergrads

Tuesday, June 29, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Pathogenesis of Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma Munir Tanas, MD Associate Professor Pathology University of Iowa

The Future of Personalized Genomic Medicine: Applying to Genetic Counseling Graduate Programs

Tuesday, June 29, 2021, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

The Iowa Institute of Human Genetics (IIHG) is hosting an information event on Personalized Genomic Medicine: Applying to Genetic Counseling Graduate Programs. At this information session a panel of genetic counselors will speak about their personal experience applying to genetic counseling training programs as well as their daily activities and role in personalized genomic medicine. This opportunity is a great way for students to discuss first hand the application process, job growth and ask...

Introduction to High Performance Computing (Using Argon)

Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 11:00am to 1:00pm

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Hardin Open Workshops - Scoping Reviews: Getting Started ZOOM

Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Scoping reviews generally aim to examine research activity, often to identify research gaps in the existing literature. These reviews, which are becoming more popular, may benefit from contributions of a medical librarian. This session will provide detail about scoping reviews, including examples of topics/questions best served by this type of review. Standards and criteria to consider with planning a scoping review will be shared. Additional topics will include determining where to search,...