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Events for the week of April 24th

  • Week of Sunday, April 24

Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Seminar, Vikas Navratna, M. Sc., Ph.D.

Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 9:30am to 10:30am

The Tartarean abyss of neurotransmitter transporter structural biology Presented by: Vikas Navratna, M. Sc., Ph.D. Research Investigator Mosalaganti Lab University of Michigan Life Sciences Institute Ann Arbor, MI

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Xin-Yun Lu, MD, PhD

Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Cellular Mechanisms of Chronic Stress-Induced Behavioral Deficits" Presented by Yin-Yun Lu, PhD Professor and Chair Department of Neuroscience & Regenerative Medicine Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar Chair    in Translational Neuroscience Augusta University Augusta, GA

Hardin Open Workshops: Data Sharing and Publication: ZOOM

Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 11:30am to 12:30pm

You’ve received funding for a project, and your research funder expects you to share the data. Or perhaps you are working on an article, and the journal requires you to share your data. In this workshop, we’ll walk through the process of preparing data for sharing or publication, important decisions to make, and ways to enable your data to have a broader impact....

Hardin Open Workshops: Data Sharing and Publication: ZOOM

Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 11:30am to 12:30pm

You’ve received funding for a project, and your research funder expects you to share the data. Or perhaps you are working on an article, and the journal requires you to share your data. In this workshop, we’ll walk through the process of preparing data for sharing or publication, important decisions to make, and ways to enable your data to have a broader impact....

Python for Data Analysis: Machine Learning with Python

Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:20pm

1. Overview...

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Nicholas Heaton, PhD

Tuesday, April 26, 2022, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) with questions.  Genetic approaches to understand and prevent respiratory viral diseases Nicholas Heaton, PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology Duke University  

An Upstream Approach to Healthcare Virtual Lecture Series

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

The UIHC Upstream Initiative is proud to host a virtual lecture series during the month of April to raise awareness to the importance of Upstreamism in healthcare delivery. We will be hosting three guest lecturers who have clinical and research experience addressing social determinants of health like ethnicity, food insecurity, low income, and rural/urban disparities. We encourage and invite everyone in the community to join us for this eye-opening sessions over the lunch hour. Please find...

INI Seminar: Michael Burton, PhD

Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 8:30am to 9:30am

Title TBD Michael Burton, PhD Assistant Professor, Behavioral and Brain Sciences University of Texas-Dallas

Writing Together

Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 10:00am to 12:00pm

Focused time to work on research writing in a supportive environment. Weekly tips for staying on track with your science-focused projects. Drop in on ZOOM, Wednesdays between 10 a.m. and noon — ZOOM link: https://bit.ly/Writing2gether

The Upstream Approach to Healthcare Lecture Series: Food Insecurity, Health, and Healthcare Costs

Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Please join the Upstream Initiative for an impactful conversation about food insecurity and health lead by Dr. Berkowitz. We ask you register in advance here: https://uiowa.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rz9Ybpd-Tq2eYmyguEXAiQ...

Python for Data Analysis: Machine Learning with Python

Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:20pm

1. Overview...

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 1:00pm to 1:30pm

"Development of Gene Therapy Approaches to treat Cerebellar Ataxias induced by Mutations of the Calcium Channel Cav2.1" presented by Emre Kul, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Scholar (Sam Young Lab)

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, April 27, 2022, 1:00pm to 1:30pm

“Development of Gene Therapy Approaches to treat Cerebellar Ataxias induced by Mutations of the Calcium Channel Cav2.1" presented by Emre Kul, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Scholar (Sam Young Lab)

TriNetX Basic Training

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 9:00am to 10:00am

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.

Hardin Open Workshops - PubMed - ZOOM

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 10:00am to 11:00am

This hands on session will help you improve your searching through best practices for basic and advanced searching and show you features for saving or exporting citations. The session will also help you understand medical subject headings (MeSH) and how they improve your search as well as the benefits of a MyNCBI account. 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.

Managing the Market: Navigating the Negotiation

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 12:00pm to 12:30pm

Let Grad Success help you get ready for academic jobs season. Come learn about the academic jobs process during one of our half-hour webinars from 12:00-12:30 P.M. on Thursdays in March and April. Topics this semester include:...

Python for Data Analysis: Machine Learning with Python

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:20pm

1. Overview...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Gene Expression Profiles from Human Islets Suggests Heterogeneity in Pathophysiology of Type 1 Diabetes by Ivan C. Gerling, PhD, Professor of Medicine - Division of Endocrinology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Cierra Boyer and Emese Chmielewski

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Creb3 regulates increased ß-cell secretory capacity as an adaptive mechanism during ß-cell compensation" Presented by Cierra Boyer Graduate Research Assistant in Dr. Samuel Stephens's lab "Association between GrimAge and suicidal behavior in Bipolar Disorder" Presented by Emese Chmielewski Graduate Research Assistant in Dr. Marie Gaine's lab

18th Annual Gene F. Lata Biochemistry Undergraduate Honors Symposium

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

This symposium celebrates the research accomplishments of Biochemistry undergraduates and provides graduating seniors an opportunity to present their research results.

Careers in Human Genetics Information Day

Friday, April 29, 2022, 11:00am to 3:30pm

The Iowa Institute of Human Genetics (IIHG) holds Careers in Human Genetics Information Days to expose students interested in learning more about career opportunities in genetics. This opportunity is a great way for students to discuss firsthand different careers in genetics and ask questions in a small group setting. During the session, students may meet with a core lab director, bioinformatician, genetic counselor, research scientist, lab manager/lab compliance director, medical geneticist,...

Connecting Communities Series: Creators of Change

Friday, April 29, 2022, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Join the Office of Grad-DEI as we celebrate three students who have created change in the UI community. Featuring Martell Bell, Vivian Ta, and Alexes Garrett, this panel conversation will explore how each person has led the way in building equitable spaces at Iowa....