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Events for the week of May 9th

  • Week of Sunday, May 9

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Graduate Student Workshop - Ben Kelvington and Yutong Wang

Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

Striatal Complement Dysregulation in Mouse Models for ASD: from 16p11.2 to “3-gene” Presented by Ben Kelvington Rotating Graduate Student "Brief Sleep Deprivation and Neuronal Activation Patterns" Presented by Yutong Wang Rotating Graduate Student

Learning Community Meetings

Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 12:00pm to 12:50pm

Michael A. Apicella Endowed Lecture Zoom Seminar: Dr. Mark Stinski, PhD

Tuesday, May 11, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for the Zoom meeting link information.  Discovering the CMV Promoter and the Major Immediate Early Genes of Human Cytomegalovirus Mark Stinski, PhD Professor Emeritus of Microbiology University of Iowa  

Pain Research Program Seminar - David Finn, PhD

Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Reciprocal interactions between pain and negative affect: From proteins to pathways to patients" Presented by David P. Finn, PhD Professor and Head of Pharmacology and Therapeutics Founding Co-Director, Centre for Pain Research NUI Galway

Mental Health and the AAPI Community

Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

contact medicine-diversity@uiowa.edu for zoom information

Anatomy & Cell Biology Seminar

Wednesday, May 12, 2021, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

“Lipid channeling at membrane contact sites and GPI anchor biosynthesis” Presenter:  William Prinz, Ph.D., Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology, NIDDK/NIH.  Anatomy and Cell Biology Graduate Students are Hosts for Dr. Prinz's seminar.

UI Latinx Council Monthly "Meet & Eat"

Thursday, May 13, 2021, 11:30am to 1:00pm

Students, faculty and staff are welcome to attend our monthly "meet & eat" events. This is a time to meet new people, find collaborators, and connect with other Latinx members across campus in a casual setting. Fix your lunch, sit back, and join us!*...

GAAD 2021: PDF Accessibility Workshop

Thursday, May 13, 2021, 12:00pm

Portable Document Format (PDF) is one of the most widely used, but poorly understood, document formats in the world. PDF (Portable Document Format) is commonly used for the delivery of visually formatted documents. In the past, PDFs were typically intended for printing, and PDF remains a popular format for printable content, but increasingly, PDFs spend their lives on the web. Depending on the content and construction of a PDF, it may pose significant accessibility barriers to some users,...

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Graduate Student Workshop - Iltan Aklan and Shi Fang

Thursday, May 13, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Serotonergic Forebrain Pathways Mediating Anorexia" Presented by Iltan Aklan Graduate Student in Dr. Deniz Atasoy's lab "Vascular Rho-related BTB domain-containing protein1 in hypertension" Presented by Shi (House) Fang Graduate Student in Dr. Curt Sigmund's lab (MCW)

23rd Annual Optometric Conference

Friday, May 14, 2021, 7:30am to 4:00pm

The conference will be held virtually via Zoom. For more information: http://bit.ly/2IBGM2N

The 23rd Annual Optometric Conference

Friday, May 14, 2021, 8:00am to 3:15pm

Each Spring faculty at the University of Iowa Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences present a full-day conference for optometric practitioners. This conference will provide the optometric practitioner with information that will assist him/her with diagnostic dilemmas and patient questions that are encountered daily. This activity will also provide information about current and expected diagnostic and treatment options for a variety of eye diseases. Finally, this activity will...

Carver College of Medicine Virtual Commencement Ceremony - Doctor of Medicine and Masters in Medical Education Degree Candidates

Friday, May 14, 2021, 6:30pm

Doctor of Medicine and Masters in Medical Education Degree Candidates. President Bruce Harreld and J. Brooks Jackson, vice president for medical affairs and the Tyrone D. Artz Dean of the Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, will deliver welcome messages to students, along with Executive Vice President and Provost Kevin Kregel and Sherry A. Bates of the Board of Regents, State of Iowa. Christopher S. Cooper, senior associate dean for medical education, will provide introductory...

Carver College of Medicine Associated Medical Sciences Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 15, 2021, 2:00pm

Graduates from the following programs of study (majors) will be recognized:...