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Events for the week of August 21st

  • Week of Sunday, August 21

Introduction to Linux (Using Argon)

Monday, August 22, 2022, 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: ...

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes, and Metabolism Seminar: Ling Yang, PhD

Monday, August 22, 2022, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Ling Yang, PhD Associate Professor Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology Carver College of Medicine University of Iowa Title: Shaping immuno-metabolic homeostasis by the lysosome

Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Seminar, Leah Cook, PhD

Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 9:30am to 10:30am

Defining the roles and mechanisms of neutrophils in bone metastatic prostate cancer Presented by: Leah Cook, PhD Associate Professor Pathology/Microbiology University of Nebraska Medical Center

Hardin Open Workshops - EndNote Basic (Online Version) - Zoom

Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 11:00am to 12:00pm

EndNote Basic is a web-based citation management software that is freely available to all UI affiliates. It allows you to import, organize and format citations for papers, articles, etc. EndNote Basic is not the same as the desktop software, Endnote. 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.

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Steve Varga, PhD

Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for the Zoom link.  Running Up That Hill: Working Towards New Interventions for Viruses and Cancer. Steve Varga, PhD Professor of Microbiology and Immunology University of Iowa  

Hardin Open Workshops: EndNote Desktop Zoom

Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 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....

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 11:00am to 12:00pm

"Writing a Good Research Article: Lessons Learned as a Journal Editor" Christine Blaumueller, Ph.D., Scientific Editor and Writing Consultant, Scientific Editing and Research Communication Core

Introduction to High Performance Computing (Using Argon)

Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 1:00pm to 3:00pm

The University of Iowa provides a High Performance Computing (HPC) environment with the Argon cluster. This HPC system is dedicated to open science and features 612 compute nodes with ~17800 processing cores and more than 300 graphics processing units (including GPUs and nodes that were purchased by investors)....

TriNetX Basic Training

Thursday, August 25, 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, August 25, 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.