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Number of events: 55

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Summit Finance Dashboard for Academic Departments (includes the Academic Administrator, PI and Pre Award Dashboards) FIN_SUM100

Registration Required o This live online webinar gives you the tools to navigate through the Academic Administrator, PI and Pre Award Summit Dashboards where you can manage your Sponsored Projects and Non Sponsored Project . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara Nevins and Jessica Powers
Prerequisite: Intro to PeopleSoft
Thursday, August 28, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Friday, August 29, 2014

Summit Finance Dashboard for Administrative Departments – (includes the Department Administrative Dashboard) FINSUM103

Registration Required This live online webinar gives you the tools to navigate through the Administrative Department Summit Dashboards. This dashboard has been tailor designed to meet the Financial Reporting needs of the . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara Nevins and Jessica Powers
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

" Mechanisms of Stem Cell Fate in the Hair Follicle Niche "

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-616 6th Floor, Gene Function and Expression Conf Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

BuyWays Requisitioner Training

Registration Required UMass BuyWays is the University's one-stop shopping system for eProcurement users. This module describes the procedures related to the role of Requisitioner. Upon completion of this topic, you wil . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Annie Delaney-Magee
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

A feedback loop couples Musashi-1 activity to omega-9 fatty acid biosynthesis

Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Carina Clingman
Biochemistry And Molecular Pharmacology
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Faculty Poster Session

Registration Required
Available Seats: 100
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, September 4, 2014

Reprogramming Photoreceptors

Joseph Corbo, Ph.D. . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Joseph Corbo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology & Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine
Thursday, September 4, 2014

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 3
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: 13W319 Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan and John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Thursday, September 4, 2014

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 3
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 13W319 Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan and John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Thursday, September 4, 2014

Faculty Council

The Faculty Council considers issues and matters of interest to the faculty and advises the Chancellor, the Dean of the School of Medicine, other senior administrators as appropriate, and the Executiv . . .
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: S1-607 Goff Lazare Auditorium, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, September 5, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Monday, September 8, 2014

New Employee Welcome and Onboarding

Registration Required The UMass Medical School aims to provide both a supportive and welcoming environment to its new staff. We believe onboarding a new employee is more than just the traditional first-day orientation exp . . .
Available Seats: 30
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Annie Delaney-Magee
Monday, September 8, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

New Faculty Orientation

Registration Required The purpose of this orientation is to present new faculty at all levels with an overview of the institution, toward assisting faculty in beginning a successful career at the University of Massachusett . . .
Available Seats: 2
Time: 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robert Milner, PhD
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

EpiServer – Targeted Training

Registration Required Targeted Training is designed to support web editors who wish assistance with a specific task(s) required to update their website. Although space is not limited, we ask that you sign up ahead of time . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer - The Basics
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Adobe Connect: Conducting an Online Meeting

Registration Required Learn to use Connect to interact with people anywhere in the world. With Connect Pro, you can - Set up a meeting and send invitations. - Share documents, computer screen and a whiteboard. - Use . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: iTLC- A (S2-318), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Prerequisite: None
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Orientation for Onboarding Mentors

Registration Required Have you been assigned as an onboarding mentor for a new faculty member or are you interested in becoming an onboarding mentor? An onboarding mentor provides new faculty with immediate guidance to . . .
Available Seats: 14
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-350 Island Conference Room S2, Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Preventing type1 diabetes: Past failures and future fantasies

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-203 Worcester Foundation Board Room, Second Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: John P. Mordes, MD
Professor of Medicine, Endocrinology Division
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Blackboard Learn Essentials and the UMMS Institutional Template

Registration Required An introductory session to Blackboard Learn and the UMMS Institutional Template with a hands-on component to allow practice uploading and managing content in Blackboard Learn. • Overview of the Bb . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: iTLC-C (S2-326), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Fungal Morphogenesis: Functional Genomics of a Host-Pathogen Interface

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Leah Cowen, Ph.D.
University of Toronto
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: 13W319 Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan and John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Wednesday, September 10, 2014

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 13W319 Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan and John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Thursday, September 11, 2014

SharePoint 2010 Site Owner Training

Registration Required If you are the primary administrator of a SharePoint site, you will need to register for this class. As a site owner, you will learn how to manage a SharePoint site, its libraries, lists and other co . . .
Available Seats: 18
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: South Street Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Information Technology
Thursday, September 11, 2014

Women's Faculty Committee

The Mission of the Women's Faculty Committee of UMMS/UMMHC is to address the needs of women faculty and promote the status of women in the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the UMass Me . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Molly Waring, PhD & Ann Salerno, MD, Co-Chairs
Friday, September 12, 2014

Preparing for Promotion Workshop

Registration Required This workshop is designed to provide information and resources for UMMS faculty who are considering promotion in the near future. The workshops will include Promotion at UMMS, Are You Ready for Promot . . .
Available Seats: 23
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robert Milner, PhD
Monday, September 15, 2014

3rd Annual Convocation Welcome Luncheon

Registration Required Judith Bradford, Ph.D. is director of the Center for Population Research in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Health at The Fenway Institute (TFI), and co-chairs TFI with Kenneth Mayer, MD . . .
Available Seats: 80
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Judith Bradford, PhD
Director of the Center for Population Research in LGBT Health, Co-Chair of The Fenway Institute
Monday, September 15, 2014

"Prognostic and predictive biomarkers of endemic Burkitt lymphoma: looking back to see where we need to go"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Ann M. Moormann, Ph.D., MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics , Division of Pediatric Immunology and Infectious Disease
Monday, September 15, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 7
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: iTLC-C (S2-326), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Adobe Connect Events & Curriculum Tool Training

Registration Required In this class you will learn how to build a Course in Connect with existing content, and to combine Courses to create a Curriculum to deliver self-paced online training. You will also learn how to s . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: iTLC- A (S2-318), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: 13W319 Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan and John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

ECRT & Space Survey Lab ECERT102

Registration Required The lab is for department administrators and staff who have already been trained in ECRT (effort certification system) and Archibus (online space survey system). The lab provides guidance in resolving . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: 13W319 Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Gimel Chan and John Legere
Prerequisite: Effort Certification System (ECRT) Training
Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Everything I wanted to know about cancer I learned from mitochondria

Anthony G. Letai, MD, PhD Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Dana Farber Cancer Institute Associate Member, Broad Institute . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-416 Svenson Conference room, Fourth Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Anthony G. Letai, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School , Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Associate Member, Broad Institute
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

EpiServer – Targeted Training

Registration Required Targeted Training is designed to support web editors who wish assistance with a specific task(s) required to update their website. Although space is not limited, we ask that you sign up ahead of time . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer - The Basics
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The Matrix Reloaded: Integrin and Laminin-based Therapies for the Muscular Dystrophies

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S6-310 Cell Dev Bio Seminar room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Dean J Burkin, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology, Director, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology and , Physiology Graduate Program, University of Nevada School of Medicine
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Cycling without cyclins: a transcriptional network oscillator

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Steve Haase, Ph.D.
Duke University
Wednesday, September 17, 2014

QE Recognition Ceremony & Welcome Back Reception

Registration Required The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences will be hosting its annual recognition of students who have passed their Qualifying Exam, to be immediately followed by a reception for all GSBS students (in . . .
Available Seats: 300
Time: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: multi-purpose room (1st floor) multi-purpose room (1st floor), Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Thursday, September 18, 2014

Executive Council

Purpose: To advise the Chancellor on substantive matters pertaining to governance of UMMS, and to review and approve all recommendations originating in the Faculty Council regarding academic matters a . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: S1-607 Goff Lazare Auditorium, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, September 18, 2014

TBD

Fumika Hamada, Ph.D. . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Fumika Hamada, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Opthalmology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center,
Friday, September 19, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Monday, September 22, 2014

New Employee Welcome and Onboarding

Registration Required The UMass Medical School aims to provide both a supportive and welcoming environment to its new staff. We believe onboarding a new employee is more than just the traditional first-day orientation exp . . .
Available Seats: 30
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Annie Delaney-Magee
Monday, September 22, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Conflict Resolution

Registration Required Resolving Conflict shows that although conflicts in the workplace may be unavoidable, their effect on business can be controlled. By understanding the signs of conflict and by getting to the root caus . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Christine Gatti
Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

Registration Required
Available Seats: 120
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Richard Blanco
Richard Blanco is a published author and chosen to serve as the fifth inagual poet for the re-election celebration for President Barack Obama. Richard wrote Boston Strong, a poem he performed at the TD Boston Garden Benefit Concert and at a Boston Re
Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Administrative Management of Clinical Research (Core) WHT205

Registration Required This course provides a comprehensive review of feasibility & assessment of clinical study budgets. Using budget templates, attendees will acquire skills to assist faculty with realistic budget creatio . . .
Available Seats: 14
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Kathy Beauregard
Prerequisite: Clinical Research for Administrators
Wednesday, September 24, 2014

From RNA-binding proteins to killer sperm: an integrative examination of mating system evolution in Caenorhabditis nematodes

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Eric Haag, Ph.D.
University of Maryland
Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Find a Mentor Workshop

Registration Required Find a Mentor Workshops are designed to help faculty identify an appropriate mentor and have the resources to start a mentoring relationship. Registrants for the workshops will be asked to complete . . .
Available Seats: 12
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-205 Pathology Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Robert Milner, PhD
UMMS, Office of Faculty Affairs, Professional Development
Thursday, September 25, 2014

EpiServer - The Basics

Registration Required This basic 3-hour course is designed to give attendees a review of EPiServer interface and a working knowledge of EpiServer functionality. Hands-on activities include the following: • Adding new p . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Thursday, September 25, 2014

EpiServer – Targeted Training

Registration Required Targeted Training is designed to support web editors who wish assistance with a specific task(s) required to update their website. Although space is not limited, we ask that you sign up ahead of time . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer - The Basics
Thursday, September 25, 2014

Transition Through Retirement Seminar

Mechanics of Retirement . . .
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, September 26, 2014

THE 10TH ANNUAL NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HIV/AIDS & AGING Prevention Care & Management In the Aging HIV Population

Friday September 26, 2014 8:30am - 3:00pm John F. Kennedy Presidential Library, Boston, MA Preregistration is required for this well-attended event. Please register at www.neaetc.org or via p . . .
Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: TBD, Off Campus Campus
Speaker: James Campbell
President & CEO, New England Association on HIV Over Fifty will be welcoming, Calvin Cohen, MD, Howard Libman, MD, Richard Havlik, MD, MPH, Fadi H. Ramadan, MD
Friday, September 26, 2014

Find a Mentor Workshop

Registration Required Find a Mentor Workshops are designed to help faculty identify an appropriate mentor and have the resources to start a mentoring relationship. Registrants for the workshops will be asked to complete . . .
Available Seats: 12
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-205 Pathology Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Robert Milner, PhD
UMMS, Office of Faculty Affairs, Professional Development
Friday, September 26, 2014

Find a Mentor Workshop

Registration Required Find a Mentor Workshops are designed to help faculty identify an appropriate mentor and have the resources to start a mentoring relationship. Registrants for the workshops will be asked to complete . . .
Available Seats: 12
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: S2-205 Pathology Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Robert Milner, PhD
UMMS, Office of Faculty Affairs, Professional Development