Events for the week of May 12th

  • Week of Sunday, May 12

Women In Micro & Immuno Coffee Hour

Monday, May 13, 2024, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Join us for the Women in Micro & Immuno Coffee Hour. It is the monthly coffee hour on the second 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: for details.

REDCap Advanced Training

Tuesday, May 14, 2024, 10:00am to 11:00am

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

TriNetX Basic Training

Tuesday, May 14, 2024, 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....

REDCap MyCap Training

Wednesday, May 15, 2024, 10:00am to 11:00am

This is the fifth step in the REDCap training series. In this training, we will discuss using the MyCap mobile app for data collection. We will cover features such as:...

ACB Seminar Series - Tate Neff & Fan Shao

Wednesday, May 15, 2024, 11:00am to 12:00pm

Tate Neff, a Cell and Developmental Biology Graduate Student in the Yang Lab will present a seminar titled "Regulation and Expression of an Insulin Secretion-Enhancing Micropeptide in Diabetes Mellitus." Fan Shao, a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Cao Lab will present a seminar titled "Transcriptional Programs of Pitx2 and Tfap2a/Tfap2b Controlling Lineage Specification of Mandibular Epithelium During Tooth Initiation."

REDCap Data Handling

Thursday, May 16, 2024, 10:00am to 11:00am

This is the sixth and final 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:...

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, May 16, 2024, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

"Blood Pressure Lowering in CKD: Controversies and Challenges" by Diana Jalal, MD, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine-Nephrology

Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture - Zhijian "James" Chen, PhD

Thursday, May 16, 2024, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

DNA Immunity - From Human to Bacteria...

Skills for Educators Workshop: Teaching Clinical Reasoning

Friday, May 17, 2024, 8:30am to 11:30am

This session will focus on strategies and tools for assessing and teaching learners clinical/diagnostic reasoning. Objectives: Describe how clinical reasoning evolves and the model of "Dual Process Reasoning" Analyze and assess diagnostic reasoning of learners Give specific feedback to improve diagnostic reasoning of learners

Eight Over 80 Awards

Friday, May 17, 2024, 11:00am

As Hawkeyes, we give back throughout our lives. We're leaders in our professions. We're generous with our time and talent. We're passionate about things we love—especially anything black and gold. And some Hawkeyes continue to make an impact well beyond retirement. That's why we are honoring Iowa alumni, age 80 and over, who carry the Hawkeye spirit of achievement and continue to help others. Nominate a Hawkeye for this award here:

Big Ten Neuroscience Seminar Series

Friday, May 17, 2024, 12:00pm to 1:30pm

The Big Ten Neuroscience Seminar Series highlights trainees and junior faculty from groups that are traditionally underrepresented in neuroscience. We meet virtually once each month—featuring one Big Ten institution—for presentations and discussion/networking. Seminars are scheduled for afternoons on the third Friday of each month. Zoom link is provided by the host institution. If not added in the event listing, please email the week of the seminar to...

Carver College of Medicine Commencement Ceremony - Doctor of Medicine and Masters in Medical Education Degree Candidates

Friday, May 17, 2024, 6:30pm

Doctor of Medicine and Masters in Medical Education Degree Candidates....