Events for the week of November 26th

  • Week of Sunday, November 26

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - Kyle Flippo, PhD

Tuesday, November 28, 2023, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Defining glutamatergic circuits in basolateral amygdala function" Presented by Kyle Flippo, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Internal Medicine University of Iowa

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Research Workshop: Lucy Langmack

Tuesday, November 28, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:20pm

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Daniel Perez, PhD

Tuesday, November 28, 2023, 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Contact Kerry Jones ( for more information. Emergence of H9 subtype influenza A viruses of pandemic concern: The little virus that could. Daniel Perez, PhD Georgia Research Alliance Distinguished Investigator University of Georgia - Athens

Graduate School Virtual Fair

Tuesday, November 28, 2023, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Are you interested in pursuing a graduate degree? Want to learn more about what you should look for in a PhD program or what graduate programs look for in applicants? Please join the Graduate School Virtual Fair, hosted by faculty and students in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Iowa. Registration is not required.

Pain Research Program Presentation - Giovanni Berardi and Robert Bowers, DDS

Wednesday, November 29, 2023, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Post-exertional Malaise & Immune Changes Following Exercise in Long-COVID and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome" Presented by Giovanni Berardi Graduate student in Dr. Kathleen Sluka's lab "Predictors of pain outcomes in dentistry - potential correlations beyond the mouth" Presented by Robert Bowers, DDS Assistant Professor Dept of Family Dentistry University of Iowa

ACB Seminar Series - Amy Ryan

Wednesday, November 29, 2023, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Dr. Amy Ryan from the Anatomy and Cell Biology Department will present a seminar titled "The Influence of the Niche on Basal Stem Cell Exhaustion."

Curricular Connections: Inferno

Wednesday, November 29, 2023, 12:30pm to 1:00pm

The Pentacrest Museums will bring Facing the Inferno: The Wildlife Photography of Kari Greer to the University of Iowa campus in 2024. This exhibition is timely and has curricular relevancy to a wide variety of disciplines. The Pentacrest Museums invite all staff and faculty to join this brief Zoom to learn more about this exhibition, other gallery spaces, and ways we can support your teaching goals and objectives. We have several ideas on how to get students out of the classroom, out of...

TriNetX Basic Training

Thursday, November 30, 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: Dr. Brian Parks, Univ. of Wisconsin

Thursday, November 30, 2023, 10:30am to 11:20am

"Using Genetics to Guide Biochemical Studies of Uncharacterized Genes in Metabolic Disease" Brian Parks, PhD Assistant Professor of Nutritional Sciences University of Wisconsin Hosted by Dr. Brandon Davies

Using bioinformatics to shorten your path to discovery and improve patient care

Thursday, November 30, 2023, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

This talk will discuss some advanced bioinformatics methods and software that can be used to greatly facility the analysis and understanding of high-throughput data. Issues will include drawbacks of commonly used approaches for pathway analysis, a method comparison and benchmarking results, and other issues related to data analysis. The seminar will include live demonstrations on several data sets including the following aspects: i) the identification of significantly affected biological...

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

Friday, December 1, 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....