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October Events

SNPhA Flu Shot Clinic - College of Medicine

Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 4:00pm

College of Pharmacy student members of the Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) will host a flu shot clinic at the College of Medicine. Clinic is from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.

Pain Research Program Seminar - Rajesh Khanna, PhD

Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Will be rescheduled at a later date" Presented by Rajesh Khanna, PhD Interim Director, Comprehensive Pain and Addiction Center Professor of Anesthesiology, BIO5 Institute    Neuroscience - GIDP and Pharmacology College of Medicine Tucson University of Arizona Health Sciences Tucson, AZ

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Apollo Stacy, PhD

Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) with questions.  Role of poly-microbial interactions in shaping health and disease Apollo Stacy, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases Laboratory of Host Immunity and Microbiome  

Chat From the Old Cap: Treating and Curing Epilepsy

Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Join two experts from the University of Iowa’s industry leading epilepsy program as they discuss research that helps to understand the causes of epilepsy and leads to discoveries for improved treatments and, one day, a cure for this devastating disease....

Core Facilities Virtual Office Hours

Wednesday, October 20, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

NMR Facility - Dr. Liping Yu HTS Facility - Dr. Meng Wu Flow Cytometry - Dr. Heath Vignes Please contact sonya-housholder@uiowa.edu for the Zoom link.

Biochemistry Seminar- Dr. John Cooper

Thursday, October 21, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

Dr. John Cooper- Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, University of Washington. Seminar Titled "Regulation of Actin Capping Protein at Membranes"

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, October 21, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Human Trafficking - Our Role as Health Care Provides by Shannon Findlay, MD, MPH and Brittany McGraw, LISW, ACSW

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Thomas James, PhD and Uday Singh, PhD

Thursday, October 21, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Impact of chronic ethanol exposure on respiratory function and peripheral 5-HT levels in mice" Presented by Thomas James, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Catherine Marcinkiewcz's lab "Exploring the role of hypothalamic metabolic circuits in autonomic control of cardiovascular function" Presented by Uday Singh, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Huxing Cui's lab

Hardin Open Workshops - PubMed

Thursday, October 21, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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.

Core Facilities Virtual Office Hours

Thursday, October 21, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Proteomics Facility - Dr. Marshall Pope Small Animal Imaging Core - Dr. Thad Wadas Please contact sonya-housholder@uiowa.edu for the Zoom link.

CCOM Pop Up IT Support Desk

Friday, October 22, 2021, 9:00am to 11:00am

The IT Pop Up Support Desk will resume starting July 2.  We will setup each Friday from 9-11 on a specific floor in BSB (full schedule below), please feel free to stop by with questions or simply have a cup of coffee.  If the below times don’t work for you, the Technology Assistance Center (TAC) is available M-F 9:00 – 4:00, and can assist with installation and troubleshooting of UI Health Care applications (Remote Access, email, etc) on phones, tablets, and laptops.    ...

Core Facilities Virtual Office Hours

Friday, October 22, 2021, 9:00am to 10:00am

IIHG Bioinformatics - Michael Chimenti IIHG Genomics - Kevin Knudson Tissue Procurement Core - Kristen Coleman Scientific Editing & Research Communication Core - Christine Blaumueller Protein & Crystallography Facility - Nicholas Schnicker Genome Editing Core - William Paradee Viral Vector Core - William Paradee Please contact sonya-housholder@uiowa.edu for the Zoom link.

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Ariel Feldstein, MD

Monday, October 25, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Ariel Feldstein, MD Professor of Pediatrics  University of California, San Diego  Founder, Jecure Therapeutics (acquired by Genentech) Co-Founder, Elgia Therapeutics  Title: Inflammasomes in metabolic inflammation

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Lois Mulligan, PhD

Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

  Presented by Lois Mulligan, PhD Principal Investigator Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine Division of Cancer Biology and Genetics Cancer Research Institute Queen's University Kingston, Ontario

Biochemistry Workshop: Sheila Baker

Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Simon Dove, PhD

Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) with questions.  Controlling virulence gene expression: Tales from two pathogens Simon Dove, PhD Professor of Pediatrics Harvard Medical School  

SNPhA Flu Shot Clinic - College of Medicine

Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 4:00pm

College of Pharmacy student members of the Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) will host a flu shot clinic at the College of Medicine. Clinic is from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.

Hardin Open Workshops - Scopus & Web of Science

Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 10:00am to 11:00am

Both databases are multidisciplinary and allow you to measure scholarly impact. This hands-on session will show you...

Hawk-IDDRC Seminar Series

Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Hawk-IDDRC Seminar Series

Introduction to Linux (Using Argon)

Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 1:00pm to 3:00pm

"Intro to Linux (using Argon)" is a two-hour general purpose introductory session intended for anyone who plans to use the Linux environment for research. The following lessons are featured: ...

Anatomy/Cell Biology Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

"Live imaging wound and cancer inflammation" Guest speaker, Paul Martin, Ph.D., Chair of Cell Biology, Schools of Biochemistry and Physiology, University of Bristol Martine Dunnwald, Ph.D. is Dr. Martin's faculty host

Python for Data Analysis: Introduction to Pandas

Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:20pm

This workshop introduces the basic functionality of pandas, a library that provides data structures and data analysis tools for Python. The workshop is taught using Jupyter Notebook and will cover how to use Jupyter Notebook on the Interactive Data Analytics Service (IDAS)....

SNPhA Flu Shot Clinic - College of Medicine

Wednesday, October 27, 2021, 4:00pm

College of Pharmacy student members of the Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) will host a flu shot clinic at the College of Medicine. Clinic is from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.

Structural Biology Interest Group with Justin Ling

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 9:00am to 10:00am

The Structural Biology Interest Group meetings are the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 9:00am, with few exceptions. 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. ...

Biochemistry Seminar

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

Introduction to High Performance Computing (Using Argon)

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 11:00am to 1:00pm

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Hardin Open Workshops - Standards: Guides and Regulations for Building and Evaluating Resources

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Introduction to standards and specifications. Learn how to access a wide variety of standards including ASTM, ISO, ADA, NFPA (Fluid), and the US Code of Federal Regulations. Featuring a new database, TechStreet, to gain electronic access to these standards and more. Taught by Kari Kozak (Head, Lichtenberger Engineering Library).

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Lung Cancer Screening: Racial Disparities & the Newest Recommendations/Mandates by Bryce Duchman, MD

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Kanza Khan, PhD and Kenji Saito, PhD

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Examining the role of neuroimmune activation in the production of withdrawal related phenotypes" Presented by Kanza Khan, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Catherine Marcinkiewcz's lab "Impaired sensorimotor gating and a sign of brain senescence in estrogen-related receptor alpha knockout mice" Presented by Kenji Saito, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Huxing Cui's lab

Python for Data Analysis: Introduction to Pandas

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:20pm

This workshop introduces the basic functionality of pandas, a library that provides data structures and data analysis tools for Python. The workshop is taught using Jupyter Notebook and will cover how to use Jupyter Notebook on the Interactive Data Analytics Service (IDAS)....

TriNetX Training

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 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.

Crip Camp Movie Screening and Panel Discussion

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 4:00pm to 7:00pm

In observance of National Disabilities Employment Awareness Month, the UI Council on Disability Awareness, UI School of Social Work, and Wild Bill's are hosting a FREE, online screening and discussion of the documentary film Crip Camp....

CCOM Pop Up IT Support Desk

Friday, October 29, 2021, 9:00am to 11:00am

The IT Pop Up Support Desk will resume starting July 2.  We will setup each Friday from 9-11 on a specific floor in BSB (full schedule below), please feel free to stop by with questions or simply have a cup of coffee.  If the below times don’t work for you, the Technology Assistance Center (TAC) is available M-F 9:00 – 4:00, and can assist with installation and troubleshooting of UI Health Care applications (Remote Access, email, etc) on phones, tablets, and laptops.    ...

Scientific Careers Retreat

Friday, October 29, 2021, 1:00pm to 5:00pm

The purpose of this retreat is to introduce the spectrum of scientific careers available to students and postdoctoral fellows in the biomedical sciences.   It will showcase a panel discussing their professional experiences and career opportunities in the scientific community.  REGISTERATION Information can be found at medicine.uiowa.edu/microbiology/ Date: Friday, October 29, 2021 Location: Retreat in 283 EMRB Seebohm Conference Room from 1  - 5 pm 

Python for Data Analysis: Introduction to Pandas

Friday, October 29, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:20pm

This workshop introduces the basic functionality of pandas, a library that provides data structures and data analysis tools for Python. The workshop is taught using Jupyter Notebook and will cover how to use Jupyter Notebook on the Interactive Data Analytics Service (IDAS)....

Pumpkin Painting with Grad-DEI

Friday, October 29, 2021, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Get into the spooky spirit with Grad-DEI and paint some pumpkins with us! Enjoy snacks and mingle with peers as you channel your inner artist. To ensure you receive a pumpkin, please RSVP on this form by Wednesday, October 24 at 11:59 PM. Masks are strongly encouraged.