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Events for the week of May 15th

  • Week of Sunday, May 15

Topological Data Visualization Workshop

Monday, May 16, 2022, 8:00am to Friday, May 20, 2022, 4:00pm

The workshop format is expected to be in person; however, many talks will be available online. Thus we expect to have both in person and online participants. Not all activities will be available to online participants....

REDCap Surveys

Tuesday, May 17, 2022, 10:00am to 11:00am

This training will cover REDCap surveys and logic. From enabling surveys to automatic survey invitations, we'll demonstrate the full survey functionality in REDCap. In addition, we'll cover hiding/showing fields with branching logic, calculating the difference between 2 dates with a calculated field, and other logical functions available in REDCap. After this training, you will have the ability to create and send surveys in a variety of ways as well as creating more complex projects using...

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar, Co-Sponsored by Molecular Medicine Graduate Program - Gina Leinninger, PhD

Tuesday, May 17, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

"To Eat, Drink, or Be Merry? Central Neurotensin Modulation of Ingestive Behavior and Body Weight" Presented by Gina Leinninger, PhD Associate Professor Department of Physiology College of Natural Sciences Michigan State University East Lansing, MI

REDCap Advanced

Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 10:00am to 11:00am

This course assumes participants have a basic understanding of building instruments and surveys in REDCap. This training will cover advanced features of REDCap instruments and fields. We'll demonstrate how action tags can perform an action on a field, how data can be piped from one field to another, how using biomedical ontologies can standardize your data, and how to use validated instruments from the shared library. This will also cover the longitudinal module and using smart variables to...

Writing Together

Wednesday, May 18, 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

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

“Hepatic IRE1 protects the heart against sepsis-associated cardiomyopathy and mortality” presented by Mark Li, Cell and Developmental Biology Graduate Program (Ling Yang Lab) “Integrated genomic approaches to characterize the biology of low-grade serous ovarian cancer” presented by Rebekah Peplinski, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics (Adam Dupuy Lab)

Improv Theatre for Communication Skills Drop-In Sessions

Wednesday, May 18, 2022, 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Do you want to feel more comfortable with public speaking, teaching, and presentations? Join other graduate students and postdocs for improvisation drop-in sessions where we will use improv theatre games to help you improve your confidence in public speaking, answering questions, and communicating your research to broad audiences. ...

2022 Resident and Fellow Research Day

Friday, May 20, 2022, 8:30am to 12:00pm

The Annual Resident and Fellow Research Day presentations feature 15-minute presentations of research done by Ophthalmology residents and fellows and usually occur in April or May of each year. For more information and the full agenda, visit: https://medicine.uiowa.edu/eye/research/residentfellowship-research-day  More information coming at a later date...