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Events for the week of October 8th

  • Week of Sunday, October 8

Women In Micro & Immuno Coffee Hour

Monday, October 9, 2023, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Join us for the Women in Micro & Immuno Coffee Hour. It is the monthly coffee hour on the third Monday of the month from 11 a.m. to noon in 1289 CBRB. Enjoy coffee, pastries and contribute to the discussion! This is open to all—students, staff, postdocs, and faculty interested in promoting women in science (we have several male faculty in regular attendance and we appreciate the support!). Speakers change monthly. Contact: jessica-tucker@uiowa.edu for details.

Hardin Open Workshops - EndNote Desktop (Zoom)

Monday, October 9, 2023, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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....

Hardin Open Workshops - EndNote Desktop (Zoom)

Monday, October 9, 2023, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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.

Working With Mentors

Monday, October 9, 2023, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The FRRBP Graduate Program presents Jennifer Teitle, PhD Assistant Dean, Graduate College on "Working with Mentors" 

REDCap Basic Training

Tuesday, October 10, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the first step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will build a new REDCap project scratch and cover basic features such as:...

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Research Workshop

Tuesday, October 10, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:20pm

TriNetX Basic Training

Tuesday, October 10, 2023, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

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....

Hardin Open Workshops: EMBASE (Zoom)

Tuesday, October 10, 2023, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

EMBASE is a biomedical and pharmaceutical database containing bibliographic records with abstracts. Although there is overlap with records from PubMed, there are also many unique records. This hands-on session will show you how to conduct basic searches using EMBASE’s quick search box, how to conduct searches using EMTREE subject headings, and how to use subheadings for drug and disease topics....

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Jeremiah Johnson, PhD

Tuesday, October 10, 2023, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones (kerry-jones@uiowa.edu) for more information. Battle for the histones: Translocation of a bacterial sirtuin promotes neutrophil activation and intestinal inflammation during Campylobacter jejuni infection. Jeremiah Johnson, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology University of Tennessee

Pain Research Program Presentation - Shaoshuai Chen and Alexander Glebov-McCloud

Wednesday, October 11, 2023, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Preventing Post Herpetic Neuralgia Through Shingles Vaccination" Presented by Shaoshuai (Shirley) Chen Graduate student in Dr. Barbara St. Marie's lab “Characterization of a PRKAR1B Mutation That Reduces Pain Sensitivity in Individuals with Marbach-Schaaf Neurodevelopmental Syndrome” Presented by Alexander Glebov-McCloud Graduate student in Dr. Stefan Strack's lab

REDCap Intermediate Training

Wednesday, October 11, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the second step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover basic and intermediate features such as:...

ACB Seminar Series - Ewa Bomba-Warczak

Wednesday, October 11, 2023, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Ewa Bomba-Warczak, a Postdoctoral Fellow from Northwestern University, will present a seminar titled "Long-lived Mitochondrial Proteins in Mammalian Brains - What are They and Why Do They Exist?"

REDCap Advanced Training

Thursday, October 12, 2023, 10:00am to 11:30am

This is the third step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will cover advanced features such as:...

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Seminar

Thursday, October 12, 2023, 10:30am to 11:20am

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Nagalakshmi Balasubramanian, PhD and Satya Tadinada, PhD

Thursday, October 12, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Presented by Nagalakshmi (Lakshmi) Balasubramanian, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Catherine Marcinkiewcz's Lab Presented by Satya Murthy Tadinada, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Ted Abel's Lab