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Events for the week of November 10th

  • Week of Sunday, November 10

AMWA Meeting

Monday, November 11, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Eric Taylor, PhD

Monday, November 11, 2019, 1:00pm

Eric Taylor, PhD  Director, FOEDRC Metabolomics Core Facility Associate Professor of Biochemistry Associate Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Presentation: Regulation of Whole-body Macronutrient Metabolism by Mitochondrial Carboxylate Transport

Hardin Open Workshops - PubMed

Monday, November 11, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

PubMed is the National Library of Medicine’s index to the medical literature and includes over 26 million bibliographic citations in life sciences. This one-hour session will show you how to improve your search results by using subject headings (MeSH) and advanced keyword searching techniques.

How to Complete HawkIRB Modifications, Continuing Reviews, Reportable Event Forms (REFs), and Project Closure Forms

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 9:00am to 10:30am

This training session provides an overview of the forms that may need to be submitted to the IRB after approval of a study, including: Continuing Review Form Modification Form Reportable Event Form Project Closure Form Note: We recommend attending the New Project sessions before attending this session. Registration is not required, but is recommended: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_e8PiZaosnSkS5xP

Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Seminar, Simon Scheuring

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 9:30am to 10:30am

High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy: Watching single unlabeled channels and transporter in action Presented by: Simon Scheuring, PhD Professor in Physiology and Biophysics in Anesthesiology Weill Cornell Medicine

Hardin Open Workshops - Data Management: File Naming

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 11:00am to 11:30am

Have you ever accidently lost or deleted your old files? Have you ever had trouble locating the current version among multiple versions of your paper? Come and learn best practices on file naming conventions. File naming conventions are a set of rules that help you name your files in a consistent, logical, predictable way, allowing you to distinguish similar files from one another at a glance. With good file naming conventions, you will be able to access files without rethinking the process...

Learning Community Meetings

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Managing Your Publications for the Products Section of the NIH RPPR Progress Report

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presented by Oliva Smith, Research Support Specialist, Division of Sponsored Programs More information forthcoming.     This workshop is open to all research faculty, staff and trainees.  Registration is not required.

Biochemistry Workshop: Dr William Sivitz

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Role  of oxaloacetate in the regulation of Complex II-energized mitochondrial respiration" Dr. William Sivitz  Emeritus Professor Internal Medicine 

Discover Study Abroad

Tuesday, November 12, 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, November 12, 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

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Anice Lowen, PhD

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Seminar Title: "Host Dependence of Influenza A Virus Reassortment and Collective Interactions" Anice Lowen, PhDAssociate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine Hosted by Balaji Manicassamy, PhD

Cheek Week

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Come to Burge Hall on Tuesday and sign up for the Marrow Registry!!! Every person on campus could be the cure to someone's cancer. Come and learn more at our event!

Faculty Development Opportunity - Negotiation Workshop

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 7:30am to 8:30am

Facilitated by Azeemuddin Ahmed, MD, MDA, Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Clinical Professor of Management & Entrepreneurship.  

Pain Research Program Seminar - Annemieke Kavelaars, PhD

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 9:00am to 10:00am

"PI16, A Fibroblast-derived Protein Controls Neuropathic Pain" Presented by Annemieke Kavelaars, PhD Professor Department of Symptom Research Division of Internal Medicine The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Houston, TX

Introduction to High Performance Computing (Using Argon)

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 10:30am to 12:30pm


REDCap Training

Wednesday, November 13, 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.

Art Club!

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 12:00pm

For CCOM Medical and PA Students Only.  

Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Workshop, Josue Lopez

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 12:00pm to 12:30pm

CaBP1 regulates axonal growth in doral root ganglion neurons and mechanical sensitivity in vivo Presented by: Josue Lopez Graduate Student Laboratory of Dr. Amy Lee Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 1:00pm

Anatomy & Cell Biology Wednesday Seminar Anatomy & Cell Biology Wednesday Seminar, Sophie Astrof, Ph.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine at Rutgers University will be presenting, “Functions of Extracellular Microenvironment in Cardiovascular Development.”

Hardin Open Workshops: Mendeley

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Mendeley is a popular citation management tool with a social networking twist, allowing researchers to share, compare, and discuss materials. This introductory session will cover the strengths and weaknesses of the Mendeley tool, as well as provide an in-depth demonstration of its functionality.

Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Sandra Weller

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 10:30am to 11:30am

New Insights into the Mechanism of Herpes Simplex Virus DNA replication: role of a viral nuclease and a DNA binding protein that promotes annealing  Dr. Sandra Weller Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor and Chair  Molecular Biology and Biophysics  University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Hardin Open Workshops - EndNote Desktop

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 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, November 14, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

LaBrecque Lectureship

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

LaBrecque Lecture:  Lessons from Rare Genetic Syndromes provide New insights into Liver and Colon Cancer - By Lopa Mishra, MD

Faculty/Fellows as Clinician Educators (FACE)

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

"Clinical Teaching Models"

Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture - Dr. Jeffrey Friedman

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Dr. Jeffrey Friedman, MD, PhD will visit campus on November 14, 2019 to present a lecture on "Leptin and the Homeostatic Control of Food Intake and Body Weight" at 3:00pm in the Urmila Sahai Seminar Room (2117 MERF). Dr. Friedman is the Marilyn M. Simpson Professor in the Laboratory of Molecular Genetics at The Rockefeller University and an Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute.     ...

African American Council Monthly Campus Meetings (Fall)

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The purpose of this meeting is to share information from our various areas/departments, touch base and get feedback about programming. It is also for the conviviality of seeing each other in person....

Discover Study Abroad

Friday, November 15, 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!  ...

2019 M1/PA1 Mechanisms of Health and Disease I (MOHD I) Exam 2

Friday, November 15, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:50pm

Computerized Exam. Beisner Aud BSB or 2189 MERF.

Hacky Hour

Friday, November 15, 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.