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Events for the week of February 14th

  • Week of Sunday, February 14

Hardin Open Workshops - Systematic Reviews, Part 2: Literature Searching - ZOOM

Monday, February 15, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

This class will focus on tips and techniques for carrying out a successful literature search in support of a systematic review. Topics will include techniques for developing search strategies, deciding which databases to search and how to seek out grey literature for a given topic. There will also be discussion on selecting journals for hand searching, documenting search strategies, and saving and organizing references....

Introduction to Linux (Using Argon)

Monday, February 15, 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: ...

2/16 Virtual Biochemistry Workshop: Dr. Lisa Kelly

Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Dr. Lisa Kelly Leader of Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching & Learning (CIRTL) Contact abby-t-johnson@uiowa.edu for ZOOM link

Microbiology and Immunology Zoom Seminar: Dr. Jörn Coers, PhD

Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for the Zoom meeting link information.  Interferon-inducible cell-autonomous immunity to bacterial pathogens Jörn Coers, PhD Associate Professor, Departments of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology and Immunology  Duke University Medical Center  

Pain Research Program Seminar - Vivianne Tawfik, MD, PhD

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Post-injury pain: From clinical to clinically-informed basic science" Presented by Vivianne L. Tawfik, MD, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine Director, Fellowship in Anesthesia Research & Medicine (FARM) Program Stanford University School of Medicine Stanford, CA

Soliciting Student Feedback (CIRTL Back to Class Series)

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 12:00pm

Join us on Wednesday, 2/17 at 12pm for CIRTL Back to Class: Soliciting Student Feedback, facilitated by Dr. David Gooblar, Assistant Professor, Department of English...

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar Nicole Recka, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics (R. Cornell Lab) presenting "KCTD15 Inhibits Open Chromatin Positioning Mediated by  Transcription Factor AP2a" / Bo Hu, Ph.D., Assistant Research Scientist (F. Lin Lab) presenting "G Protein alpha 13 in Endoderm Convergence"

Hardin Open Workshops - EndNote Desktop - ZOOM

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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....

Hardin Open Workshops - Scopus & Web of Science - ZOOM

Thursday, February 18, 2021, 10:00am to 11:00am

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

Virtual Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Kun-Liang Guan

Thursday, February 18, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

"The Hippo pathway in cell growth, organ size control, and cancer" Virtual Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Kun-Liang Guan Distinguished Professor Department of Pharmacology and Moores Cancer Center at UCSD Host: Biochemistry Graduate Students Contact abby-t-johnson@uiowa.edu for ZOOM link

Introduction to High Performance Computing (Using Argon)

Thursday, February 18, 2021, 11:00am to 1:00pm


Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, February 18, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

CPC:  Complications of Sickle Cell Disease by Usha Perepu, MBBS, MRCP, Matthew Becker, MD & Nicole Peyton, MD

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Graduate Student Workshop - Yue Deng and Bolu Zhou

Thursday, February 18, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"The role of central RGS2 in energy homeostasis" Presented by Yue (Alvin) Deng Graduate Student in Dr. Huxing Cui's lab "Central FGF21 mediates learning and memory in mice" Presented by Bolu Zhou Graduate Student in Dr. Matt Potthoff's lab

Charmaine Royal - Race, Genetics, and Health

Friday, February 19, 2021, 4:00pm

Race, Genes, and Health: A webinar lecture and panel discussion with Professor Charmaine Royal. REGISTER HERE. Panelists are Dr. Mariola Espinosa (UI Dept. of History), Dr. Professor Phoebe Jean-Pierre (UI College of Law) and Dr. Brian Donovan (BSCE Science Learning)....

Clinical Conference: Pediatric Ophthalmology

Saturday, February 20, 2021, 9:00am to 11:15am

The conference will be held online using the Zoom Meeting Platform. Meeting information and link will be provided after registering to attend....