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Events for the week of July 19th

  • Week of Sunday, July 19

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Aloysius Klingelhutz, PhD

Monday, July 20, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Aloysius Klingelhutz, PhD Professor of Microbiology and Immunology  Professor of Radiation Oncology  Carver College of Medicine University of Iowa Presentation: Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and their effects on adipogenesis, adipocyte function, and metabolic syndrome

TriNetX Analytics Training

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies.

Hardin Open Workshops - Twitter for Academics ZOOM

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Twitter is more than just a social media tool. It has developed into a vibrant real-time information network used by health care providers, scholars, and scientists. Come to this hands-on session to learn the basics of twitter, advanced techniques such as searching, and examples of its use in the Health Sciences. 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.

UIRF Inventor Office Hours

Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Connect with UIRF if you have questions about intellectual property (IP) and commercialization....

Introduction to High Performance Computing (Using Argon)

Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 10:00am to 12:00pm


REDCap Training

Wednesday, July 22, 2020, 11:00am to 12:00pm

REDCap alerts and notifications training This course assumes participants have a basic understanding of building instruments and surveys in REDCap. In this course users will learn to construct and send customized email alerts to one or more recipients, in which the emails are triggered when a form/survey is completed and optionally based on conditional logic. After this course you will have a basic understanding of how to use Alerts and Notifications.

Structural Biology Interest Group

Thursday, July 23, 2020, 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.  "Mechanisms of nucleotide discrimination by telomerase" Presented by Matt Schaich, PhD Candidate in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (Dr. Bret Freudenthal Lab), University of Kansas Medical Center

Hardin Open Workshops - PubMed: Focus on What’s New ZOOM

Thursday, July 23, 2020, 11:00am to 12:00pm

The National Library Medicine is in process of updating the PubMed interface with changes expected to be complete in spring 2020. This session will provide an overview of the most significant changes to navigation along with a demonstration of new search features. Best practices for searching the updated version will be shared. In addition, this session will also show you how to improve your search results by using subject headings (MeSH) and advanced keyword searching techniques. Time for...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, July 23, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Acute Liver failure, what it is and what it is not? by Kyle Brown, MD and Asad Ali, MD

Neuroimaging Workgroup

Friday, July 24, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Hacky Hour

Friday, July 24, 2020, 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.