2019 SUMR Events Calendar


Wednesday talks are intended for Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows, MSTP Students, SUMR & BSURF Students.
Others may attend by invitation:  please contact mstp@uiowa.edu.

 

Events

Date/Time/Location Event Title/Speaker Audience
Sun 6/2/19
4:30 PM
Meet at Petersen Hall

Welcome by Jerry Weiss, PhD & Tour of downtown Iowa City followed by dinner at Oasis

SUMR Students
MSTP Buddies

Mon 6/3/19
8:45-10:00 AM
1185 MERF

10:00-11:00 AM
2206 MERF
(MSTP Office)

SUMR Program Orientation Session

Jerry Weiss, PhD
   - SUMR Director

Richard Barajas
   - Administrative Director

Badging & employment paperwork - please bring your documentation!

SUMR buddies or a lab member will pick you up at 11:00 AM and escort you to your labs.

SUMR Students
Thurs 6/6/19
11:40 am
MERF Atrium

Emergency Medicine Shadowing:  Introductory Session
    (Meet in the MERF Atrium)

SUMR Students
TBA
Morning
TBA

Grad School Applications 101

    Continental breakfast served in MERF Atrium prior to program

   - Sponsored by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

All summer research participants

Sponsored by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies


Afternoon
EMRB Atrium & Patio

Welcome Reception

   - Sponsored by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

All summer research participants

Sponsored by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

Wed 6/12/19
12:00 PM
Med Alumni Auditorium (E331-GH)

WEDNESDAY SEMINAR SERIES:

"Leishmaniasis"

Mary Wilson, MD
Internal Medicine - Infectious Diseases
Microbiology & Immunology
Epidemiology

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows
MSTP Students
SUMR & BSURF Students

Wed 6/19/19
12:00 PM
Med Alumni Auditorium (E331-GH)

WEDNESDAY SEMINAR SERIES:

"Preterm Birth: An Omics approach to a global problem"

Jeff Murray, MD
Adjunct Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
Professor, Dows Institute of Dental Research
Professor of Epidemiology
Professor of Pediatrics - Neonatology
Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Professor of Biology

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows
MSTP Students
SUMR & BSURF Students

Thu 6/20/19
12:00 PM
2166 MERF

"MSTP Application Process"

Pam Geyer, PhD
   - MSTP Co-Director
   - Professor of Biochemistry & Obstetrics and Gynecology

SUMR & BSURF Students

Any other interested parties

Wed 6/26/19
12:00 PM
Med Alumni Auditorium (E331-GH)

WEDNESDAY SEMINAR SERIES:

"Preterm Birth: Chromatin signaling in disease"

Catherine Musselman, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows
MSTP Students
SUMR & BSURF Students

Thu 6/27/19
12:00 PM
NOTE CHANGE:  2136 MERF

"Case Based Learning - Session 2"

Peter Rubenstein, PhD
   - Strand Director
   - Professor of Biochemistry, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics

SUMR & BSURF Students
Fri 6/28/19
12:00 PM
2156 MERF

SUMR is halfway-way over lunch
with Jerry & Richard

SUMR Students
Wed 7/3/19
12:00 PM
Med Alumni Auditorium (E331-GH)

WEDNESDAY SEMINAR SERIES:

"Forward genetic screens to identify resistance pathways to targeted therapies in melanoma"

Adam Dupuy, PhD
Associate Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Associate Professor of Pathology
Director, Cancer Biology Graduate Program

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows
MSTP Students
SUMR & BSURF Students
Thurs 7/4/19

UNIVERSITY HOLIDAY

 
Fri 7/5/19 & 7/6/19

Iowa City Jazz Festival Downtown Iowa City

Wed 7/10/19
12:00 PM
Med Alumni Auditorium (E331-GH)

WEDNESDAY SEMINAR SERIES:

"Pathogenesis of Early Cystic Fibrosis Airway Disease"

David Stoltz, MD, PhD
Professor of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine
Professor of Biomedical Engineering (BME)
Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows
MSTP Students
SUMR & BSURF Students

Thu 7/11/19
12:00 PM
2166 MERF

Lunch & Learn with Selected Faculty

Martha Carvour, MD, PhD
Internal Medicine - Infectious Diseases

Sue Bodine, PhD
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology & Metabolism

Joel Geerling, MD, PhD
Neurology

John Wemmie, MD, PhD
Psychiatry
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
Neurosurgery

SUMR Students
Mon 7/15/19

Last day for ER shadowing

SUMR Students
Thu 7/17/19
12:00 PM
Med Alumni Auditorium (E331-GH)

WEDNESDAY SEMINAR SERIES:

"Equity and Epidemiology: Mapping the Cycle of Diabetes-Related Foot Conditions"

Martha Carvour, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine - Infectious Diseases

 Iowa Medical Student Summer Research Fellows
MSTP Students
SUMR & BSURF Students
Thu 7/18/19
12:00 PM
2166 MERF

Lunch & Learn with Selected Faculty

Kristan Worthington, PhD
Biomedical Engineering

Aislinn Williams, MD, PhD
Psychiatry

Chris Adams, MD, PhD
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology & Metabolism
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics

Yumi Imai, MD
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology & Metabolism

SUMR Students
Mon 7/22/19
12:00 PM
2166 MERF

SUMR Program Wrap-Up Luncheon

Please complete the surveys and be ready to talk about your experiences this summer.

SUMR Students
Tue 7/23/19
3:30-4:30 PM
EMRB Atrium & Patio

Farewell Reception

  - Sponsored by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

All summer research participants

Sponsored by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies

Wed 7/24/19
1:00 PM
Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

Summer Undergraduate Research Conference (SURC)

All Undergrads on Campus
Wed 7/24/19
6:00 PM

SUMR Program Farewell Outing

SUMR Students & MSTP Buddies