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Number of events: 48

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Friday, October 31, 2014

"Growing Up Fast: The Promises and Pitfalls of Suddenly Paying for Health Care Value Instead of Volume"

Objectives: 1. Describe broad national trends in health care spending and recent efforts at reform. 2. Review how health care policy decisions around payment policy can improve and also harm clinica . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Darshak Sanghavi, MD
Director, Population and Preventive Health, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,
Friday, October 31, 2014

ONCOGENE FUNCTION IN PRE-LEUKEMIA STAGE OF INV(16) ACUTE MYELOID LEUKEMIA

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: LRB-516 5th Floor Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Liting Xue
Cancer Biology
Monday, November 3, 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: 29
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, November 3, 2014

GPR15-mediated control of immune homeostasis in the large intestine

Pathology Faculty Candidate . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Sangwon Kim
New York University, School of Medicine
Monday, November 3, 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: 3
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, come and learn the Blocks Basics. During this training we will review your site specific blocks and your site blocks library. This hands on trainin . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: iTLC-C (S2-326), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, November 4, 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: 8
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: iTLC-C (S2-326), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Transposable Elements Modulate Human RNA Abundance and Splicing via Specific RNA-protein Interactions

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S6-310 Cell Dev Bio Seminar room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: David R. Kelley, PhD
Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology Department, Harvard University, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Adobe Connect: Conducting an Adobe Connect Meeting / Seminar

Registration Required Learn to use Adobe® Connect™ for hosting virtual meetings or webinars. Create a static meeting / seminar room, learn the difference between a Meeting Room and a Seminar Room, schedule upcoming semina . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Wednesday, November 5, 2014

MassTERi eClub Seminar Series

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: AS4-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Anita Ballesteros, PhD, OTM, UMMS
Technology Transfer: Commercializing Academic Research
Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Mentoring Circles

Registration Required As a part of the UMMS Institutional Diversity Plan to support students and residents from underrepresentative groups, UMMS offers a series of Mentoring Circles. The objective of Mentoring Circles i . . .
Available Seats: 37
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: S2-350 Island Conference Room S2, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, November 6, 2014

EpiServer - Web Site Navigation

Registration Required This class will teach you the basic fundamentals of web site navigation, best practices and recommendations for navigation options that help users navigate through your website effectively. We will . . .
Available Seats: 5
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 Basics
Thursday, November 6, 2014

Epigenetics Club: "Condensin-Driven Remodeling of X-Chromosome Topology During C. elegans Dosage Compensation" and "Building an Adaptive Genome Defense System"

Time: 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Location: S6-310 Cell Dev Bio Seminar room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Rachel McCord, PhD & William Theurkauf, PhD
Program in Systems Biology, Dekker Lab, &, Program in Molecular Medicine
Thursday, November 6, 2014

BRIDGE to SUCCESS Research in Progress

The BRIDGE Research in Progress workgroup provides an informal setting for new and experienced researchers to share nascent ideas or research-in-progress and to receive just-in-time feedback. Do you . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS7-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Uyen-Sa Nguyen, DSc, MPH
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Thursday, November 6, 2014

Toward a CRISPR Toolkit for Live Cell Labeling and Editing of Genomic Loci Implicated in Neurodegenerative and Neuromuscular Disease

Thoru Pederson, 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: Thoru Pederson, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Thursday, November 6, 2014

Microevolution of viromes and immunomes in dengue and other infectious diseases

Pathology Faculty Candidate . . .
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: AS9-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Poornima Parameswaran, PhD
University of California Berkeley
Thursday, November 6, 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
Monday, November 10, 2014

CPHR Dissertation Proposal Defense Presentation

Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: AS9-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Rui Sherry Xiao, MD, MPH
Monday, November 10, 2014

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, come and learn the Blocks Basics. During this training we will review your site specific blocks and your site blocks library. This hands on trainin . . .
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
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, November 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
Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Immune correlates of protection against influenza infection in humans

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Xiao-Ning Xu, MBBS, FRCPA, PhD
Chair of Human Immunology and Head,, Department of Immunology, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, Imperial College London
Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Activation of Atg kinase by receptor-bound targets initiates selective autophagy

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Valadimir Denic, Ph.D.
Harvard University
Wednesday, November 12, 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: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Thursday, November 13, 2014

Post Award II(Core) WHT204

Registration Required The Post Award II course expands on the concepts discussed in the Post Award I course and focuses on topics such as award modifications, account closeout, audit implications, and record retention. Reg . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: S7-105 7th floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Melissa Gordon, Tina Nesbeda & Janice Lagace
Prerequisite: Post Award I
Thursday, November 13, 2014

EpiServer - Web Site Navigation

Registration Required This class will teach you the basic fundamentals of web site navigation, best practices and recommendations for navigation options that help users navigate through your website effectively. We will . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Thursday, November 13, 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: 14
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: South Street Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Information Technology
Thursday, November 13, 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: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Thursday, November 13, 2014

Professional Women's Committee of the CEOD

Professional Women's Committee (PWC) Monthly Meeting Second Thursday of each month. 3-4 PM SWE Room S3-402 . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S3-402 Conf. Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, November 14, 2014

Dissecting cis and trans determinants of nucleosome positioning

Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-516 5th Floor Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Amanda Hughes
Biochemistry And Molecular Pharmacology
Monday, November 17, 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, November 17, 2014

GME Patient/Family Centered Care Module

Registration Required This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of three required training modules (Patient Safety, Effectiveness/Efficiency, and Patient/Family Centered Care) that Residents an . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: TBD, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mariann Manno
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Monday, November 17, 2014

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, come and learn the Blocks Basics. During this training we will review your site specific blocks and your site blocks library. This hands on trainin . . .
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
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Training Grants (ELECTIVE) WHT111

Registration Required This course explores the unique requirements of training grants from proposal through administration and closeout. Participants will learn X-Train, the NIH application for management of post-award ac . . .
Available Seats: 12
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S7-105 7th floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Jason L. Brown, Rik Madison & Kristen Maki
Tuesday, November 18, 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
Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Autophay and Cell Fate

Andrew Thorburn, Ph.D. Grohne Professor of Cancer Research Chair, Dept. of Pharmacology University of Colorado, School of Medicine . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-416 Svenson Conference room, Fourth Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Andrew Thorburn, Ph.D.
Grohne Professor of Cancer Research, Chair, , Dept. of Pharmacology, University of Colorado, School of Medicine
Tuesday, November 18, 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: 10
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Annie Delaney-Magee
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Unusual RNA-protein interactions in the spliceosome

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Samuel E. Butcher, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Adobe Presenter: Create Flash Movies from PowerPoint

Registration Required Adobe Presenter makes it easy to create rich, multimedia online presentations from new or existing PowerPoint slides. It allows you to -Add and edit voice-over narration, embed or associate Flash . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Prerequisite: Knowledge of MS PowerPoint
Thursday, November 20, 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, November 20, 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: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara Nevins and Jessica Powers
Prerequisite: Intro to PeopleSoft
Thursday, November 20, 2014

EpiServer - Web Site Navigation

Registration Required This class will teach you the basic fundamentals of web site navigation, best practices and recommendations for navigation options that help users navigate through your website effectively. We will . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Thursday, November 20, 2014

Expense Module Training FIN_EXP100

Registration Required This live online class reviews the process for entering, printing and submitting expense reports electronically through PeopleSoft. This class is intended for Trip Preparers or any traveler who wants . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Kim Bucciaglia
Thursday, November 20, 2014

GME Patient Safety Module

Registration Required This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of three required training modules (Patient Safety, Effectiveness/Efficiency, and Patient/Family Centered Care) that Residents an . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Friday, November 21, 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: 10
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara nevins and Jessica Powers
Monday, November 24, 2014

Seminar: Excellence of Patient Safety and Experience at UMass Memorial Medical Center

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Margaret Hudlin, MD, MHCM
Senior Vice President, Chief Medical & Chief Quality Offcer, UMMMC
Monday, November 24, 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: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, November 25, 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: 8
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: iTLC- A (S2-318), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, November 25, 2014

GME Effectiveness/Efficiency Module

Registration Required This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of three required training modules (Patient Safety, Effectiveness/Efficiency, and Patient/Family Centered Care) that Residents an . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Emmanuel Maduakor
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION