Events for the week of September 17th

  • Week of Sunday, September 17

Humanities in Medicine: Dr. Liana Meffert

Monday, September 18, 2023, 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Reception will follow. Event is free and open to the public, but please register here. 

REDCap Surveys Training

Tuesday, September 19, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the fourth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover survey configuration and distribution such as:...

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Postdoctoral Seminar Series - Jennifer Kong, PhD

Tuesday, September 19, 2023, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Cultivating research success: Harnessing funding opportunities and crafting fundable grant proposals" Jennifer Kong, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Biochemistry University of Washington

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Research Workshop

Tuesday, September 19, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:20pm

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Sriram Neelamegham, PhD

Tuesday, September 19, 2023, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones ( for more information. Glycosylation: New tools and applications in the study of human disease Sriram Neelamegham, PhD UB Distinguished Professor Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering Biomedical Engineering and Medicine  University of Buffalo

Pain Research Program Presentation - Adam Janowski

Wednesday, September 20, 2023, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Statistics Interpretation: P-values, Effect Sizes, and Biological/Clinical Significance" Presented by Adam Janowski Graduate student in Dr. Kathleen Sluka's lab  

REDCap Data Quality Training

Wednesday, September 20, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the fifth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will discuss ways to manage and view data such as:...

ACB Seminar Series - Ben Calvert, Postdoctoral Scholar

Wednesday, September 20, 2023, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Ben Calvert, a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Amy Ryan lab, will present a seminar titled "Differential Modulation of Immune Functions in ΔF508 Mutant THP-1 Monocyte Derived Macrophages by Trikafta," as part of the Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar Series. 

REDCap Data Handling Training:

Thursday, September 21, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the sixth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we won’t use REDCap at all. Instead, we will cover ways to view and manage your exported REDCap data in Microsoft Excel and Sublime Text such as:...

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar

Thursday, September 21, 2023, 10:30am to 11:20am

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Shannon Harlan, PhD

Thursday, September 21, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

"Novel Hypertensive Mouse Models of Progressive Diabetic Kidney Disease for Preclinical Assessment of Therapeutics" Presented by Shannon Harlan, PhD Director, BioTechnology Discovery Research Eli Lilly and Company

Partek Flow NGS Data Analysis Software Demonstration - Thursday, September 21, 2023

Thursday, September 21, 2023, 1:00pm to 3:00pm

The Iowa Institute of Human Genetics Bioinformatics Division will be providing access to the Partek Flow analysis software suite that can be used to analyze NGS, single-cell and spatial transcriptomics data. Access to Partek Flow will be available on a fee-for-service basis....

Skills for Educators: Interactive Lecturing

Friday, September 22, 2023, 8:30am to 11:30am

Deliver effective, interactive presentations. • Describe components of effective presentations • Apply specific techniques for making presentations more interactive and memorable

Three Minute Thesis: Research On Stage

Friday, September 22, 2023, 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Learn theatrical techniques (breath, movement, and body language) to help improve presentation skills, including how to find a hook to get audiences interested in your research, how to feel more comfortable speaking in front of groups and how to create engaging oral presentations. 

Annual University of Iowa Deeded Body Memorial Service

Friday, September 22, 2023, 1:30pm to 2:30pm

The Annual University of Iowa Deeded Body Memorial Service recognizes and honors individuals who donated their bodies to advancing medical science over the last year. Students and physicians from the disciplines of medicine, dentistry, physician assistant services, physical therapy, research, and more were able to utilize the ultimate gift individuals graciously provided. ...