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Events for the week of November 27th

  • Week of Sunday, November 27

Interactive Data Visualization with Plotly in R workshop

Monday, November 28, 2022, 11:30am to 12:50pm

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Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Elizabeth A. Heller, PhD

Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

Presented by Elizabeth A. Heller, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacology Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Linda Rinaman, PhD

Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Interoceptive Circuits and Motivated Behavior" Presented by Linda Rinaman, PhD Professor Department of Psychology Florida State University Tallahassee, Florida

Hardin Open Workshops - Data: Reviewing and Cleaning Up Spreadsheet Data with OpenRefine

Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Nearly everyone works with data in spreadsheets or tables. This workshop will provide you with hands-on experience in using a free tool, called OpenRefine, to check data in spreadsheets, and fix some common issues, from typos to splitting columns. OpenRefine is easy to use, will save you a lot of time, and it keeps track of the changes you’ve made so you can reuse them or roll them back....

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Research Workshop: Grace Ciampa

Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Examining the function of a novel protein in the cardiac junctional membrane complex" Presentation by Grace Ciampa, Song lab

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Daniel Czyz, PhD

Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for the Zoom link.  Deciphering the role of bacteria on protein conformational diseases Daniel Czyz, PhD Assistant Professor, IFAS/Department of Microbiology and Cell Science University of Florida

Pain Research Program Workshop - Dr. Levi Sowers

Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 9:00am to 10:00am

"CGRP involvement in the cerebellum and migraine" Presented by Dr. Levi Sowers Assistant Professor Department of Pediatrics University of Iowa

Anatomy and Cell Biology Departmental Seminar

Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 11:00am to 12:00pm

"RBL2 represses Multicilin transcriptional activity to inhibit multiciliogenesis"      Erik Quiroz, Graduate Student     Amy Ryan Laboratory "Galpha13 controls convergence of endoderm by regulating the expression of E-cadherin"      Bo Hu, Ph.D., Research Scientist      Fang Ling Laboratory

Interactive Data Visualization with Plotly in R workshop

Wednesday, November 30, 2022, 11:30am to 12:50pm

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Improv Theatre for Communication Skills Series

Wednesday, November 30, 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. Sessions will be led by Lisa Kelly, Associate Artistic Director of Theatre Cedar Rapids and the UI CIRTL Coordinator, and Kristy Hartsgrove Mooers, UI...

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar: Christopher Lapointe, PhD

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Dynamics and Disruption of Human Translation Initiation" Christopher Lapointe, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow Department of Structural Biology Stanford University School of Medicine

How to take the next step: Thoughts from postdocs on making key career decisions

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join our panelist in a discussion about the importance of postdoc training for different career paths. Graduate students have the opportunity to ask very real questions about the experience of being a postdoc at this point in academia and what you should look for when selecting a postdoc.

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Jae Kyoon Kim, PhD & Satya Tadinada, PhD

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"A polygenic mouse model to study sex specific striatal phenotypes of neurodevelopmental disorders" Presented by Jae Kyoon Kim, PhD Postdoctoral Scholar in Dr. Ted Abel's Lab "Selective impact of PDE4A5 on different forms of long lasting LTP" Presented by Satya Tadinada Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Ted Abel's Lab

Therapy Dogs at Hardin Library

Thursday, December 1, 2022, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

With the end of the semester approaching, take some time to relax with a therapy dog at Hardin Library for the Health Sciences. 

Planning and Writing Successful NSF CAREER Proposals

Friday, December 2, 2022, 9:00am to 11:00am

The Research Development Office, CLAS Grant Support Office, and College of Engineering are hosting a 3-part virtual NSF CAREER Award grant writing seminar, Planning and Writing Successful NSF CAREER Proposals that will be held on Friday, Dec. 2 and Friday, Jan. 6 at 9 a.m.–11 a.m. and Friday, Jan. 13 at 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (8 total hours). The seminar is presented by Dr. Peg AtKisson (AtKisson Training Group)....

Interactive Data Visualization with Plotly in R workshop

Friday, December 2, 2022, 11:30am to 12:50pm

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INI Seminar: Rui Cheng, PhD

Friday, December 2, 2022, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

“A multidimensional coding architecture of the vagal interoceptive system.” Rui Chang, PhD, Assistant Professor in Neuroscience; Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and of Cellular and Molecular Physiology https://medicine.yale.edu/profile/rui_chang/