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Events for the week of September 24th

  • Week of Sunday, September 24

BMindful Holy Days: Yom Kippur (Judaism)

Sunday, September 24, 2023, 7:00pm to Monday, September 25, 2023, 6:59pm

BMindful is an initiative that seeks to meet the needs of diverse communities by providing event and conference planners with the dates of holy days of major religious faiths for five years into the future. By providing these dates in advance, BMindful seeks to help planners avoid those dates when scheduling events....

Hardin Open Workshops - Systematic Reviews, Part 1: Nuts & Bolts (In-Person & Zoom)

Monday, September 25, 2023, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

This class will provide a framework for developing a literature search for a systematic review. Topics will include the following: standards and criteria to consider, establishing a plan, registering a protocol, developing a research question, determining where to search, identifying search terms, reporting search strategies, and managing references....

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Faculty Seminar - Snehajyoti (Jyoti) Chatterjee, PhD & Jon Resch, PhD

Tuesday, September 26, 2023, 10:30am to 11:30am

Presented by Snehajyoti (Jyoti) Chatterjee, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Neuroscience & Pharmacology University of Iowa Presented by Jon Resch, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Neuroscience & Pharmacology University of Iowa

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Research Workshop: Nicholas Cronin

Tuesday, September 26, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:20pm

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Stacey Gilk, PhD

Tuesday, September 26, 2023, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for more information. Establishing the intracellular niche: Coxiella manipulation of lysosome biogenesis Stacey Gilk, PhD Associate Professor, Pathology and Microbiology University of Nebraska Medical Center

University Welcome Reception for Denise Jamieson, MD, MPH

Tuesday, September 26, 2023, 4:30pm to 6:00pm

President Barbara J. Wilson cordially invites you to a University Welcome Reception for Denise Jamieson, MD, MPH, Vice President for Medical Affairs and the Tyrone D. Artz Dean of the Carver College of Medicine. Brief remarks at 5:15 p.m. Please enter the Press Box through Gate D. Parking is available in Lot 43, immediately west of the stadium, beginning at 4:30 p.m. This reception is open to the public.

Hardin Open Workshops - Mobile Resources for the Health Sciences (Zoom)

Wednesday, September 27, 2023, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Take a tour of some new (and some well-established) apps for your mobile device or smartphone! At this informal workshop, you’ll not only be shown a variety of tools for both academic and clinical use but also invited to share your own examples and experiences. If you don’t have a mobile device, don’t worry: The only necessary smart device is you!...

TriNetX Basic Training

Thursday, September 28, 2023, 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 can gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research....

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar

Thursday, September 28, 2023, 10:30am to 11:20am

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Paul Williams, PhD and Ruixiang Wang, PhD

Thursday, September 28, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Presented by Paul Williams, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Kamal Rahmouni's Lab Presented by Ruixiang Wang, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Catherine Marcinkiewcz's Lab

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Thomas Kehl-Fie, PhD

Thursday, September 28, 2023, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for more information. You are what you don’t eat: Bacterial strategies for overcoming nutritional immunity Thomas Kehl-Fie, PhD Associate Professor of Microbiology University of Illinois - Urbana - Champaign

Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture - Carrie Bearden, PhD

Friday, September 29, 2023, 12:15pm to 1:15pm

Carrie Bearden, PhD, will present a lecture on Sept. 29 at 12:15 p.m. Dr. Bearden is a Professor of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences and Department of Psychology in the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles....

Hardin Open Workshops - ORCiD: Open Researcher and Contributor ID (Zoom)

Friday, September 29, 2023, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

What is ORCID? Why would you want one? This session will discuss ORCID, how researchers can benefit from having one, and how ORCID connects with other information systems. This will also be a hands-on workshop where everyone will have the chance to create their own ORCID and learn the most efficient ways to populate their profile with their publications....

Three Minute Thesis: Practice Your Pitch

Friday, September 29, 2023, 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Practice your Three Minute Thesis presentation and get feedback to help you hone your pitch in preparation for the preliminary competition. 

"Finding a Tenure-Track Job: professionalization event for graduate students"

Friday, September 29, 2023, 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Join Gwendolyn Gillson, Assistant Professor of Asian Studies at Illinois College and 2018 UIowa PhD in Religious Studies, to talk about how to land a tenure track job. What can you do at each stage of your PhD? How can you present yourself best in application materials and interviews? She will share her tips, experience, and materials that landed her a position as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Oberlin College and a tenure track position at a Small Liberal Arts College....