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Events for the week of October 4th

  • Week of Sunday, October 4

Hardin Open Workshops - Mobile Resources for the Health Sciences ZOOM

Monday, October 5, 2020, 10:00am to 11:00am

Take a tour of some new (and some well-established) apps for your mobile device or smart phone! At this informal workshop, you’ll not only be shown a variety of tools for both academic and clinical use but also invited to share your own examples and experiences. If you don’t have a mobile device, don’t worry: The only necessary smart device is you!...

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Rohit Kulkarni, MD PhD

Monday, October 5, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Rohit Kulkarni, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine  Joslin Diabetes Center Harvard Medical School Presentation: TBD 

Virtual Biochemistry Workshop: Emily Lavering

Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Emily Lavering 5th Semester Seminar Biochemistry Graduate Student Mentor: Dr. Daniel Weeks Contact abby-t-johnson@uiowa.edu for ZOOM link

Microbiology and Immunology Zoom Seminar: Dr. Jack Stapleton, MD

Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for more information. Positive strand RNA virus T cell receptor interference: Do mechanisms alter T cell fate? Jack Stapleton, MD Professor of Internal Medicine - Infectious Diseases Professor of Microbiology and Immunology University of Iowa  

UIRF Inventor Office Hours

Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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

REDCap Training

Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 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.

Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar

Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar Speaker, Amy Ralston, Ph.D., Endowed Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, at Michigan State University, will be presenting "Discovering the origins of stem cells in vivo"

The Examined Life Conference

Thursday, October 8, 2020

A-la-carte registration...

Hardin Open Workshops - EndNote Desktop ZOOM

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 10:00am to 11:00am

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....

Virtual Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Sandipan Chowdhury

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 10:30am to 11:30am

Contact abby-t-johnson@uiowa.edu for ZOOM link

Data Visualization Using R

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 11:00am to 1:00pm

This workshop will introduce participants to data visualization using R, a programming language for statistical computing and graphics. We will use R to clean and visualize data from real-world examples. Basic experience programming with R is recommended as a prerequisite for this workshop. ...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Can I change the lactulose? The Role of Non-Hepatologist in the Management of Cirrhosis by Yolanda Villalvazo, MD, MPH

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Michael F. Jarvis, PhD, FBPhS

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Research Reproducibility, Precision Medicine, and the Impact of CFTR Modulators on Cystic Fibrosis" Presented by Michael F. Jarvis, PhD, FBPhS Senior Director Scientific Medical Affairs AbbVie, Inc. North Chicago, IL


Friday, October 9, 2020, 8:00am to 9:50am

2020 M1/PA1 Foundations Exam 4

Friday, October 9, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:50pm

Computerized Exam:  Beisner Aud BSB or 1117 MERF

INI Virtual Seminar: Roshan Cools, PhD

Friday, October 9, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

"Chemistry of the adaptive mind: Lessons from Dopamine” Roshan Cools, PhD Professor and chair, cognitive neuropsychiatry Donders Institute Radboud University Please contact iowa-neuroscience-institute@uiowa.edu for Zoom link