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Tuesday, September 30, 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: 7
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Kim Bucciaglia
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

New Requisition Approval Process

Registration Required Description: The Human Resources Team is pleased to announce the launch of the new “Requisition Approval Process.” This will replace the current “ADE & ADP” paper processes that we use to fill pos . . .
Available Seats: 3
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: David Lambert
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Beyond BOTOX: Science and Engineering of Botulinum Neurotoxins

MaPS Tuesday Seminar Series. Pizza will be served immediately after the seminar. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Min Dong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School, Division of Neuroscience, New England Primate Research Center, Southborough, MA
Tuesday, September 30, 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-C (S2-326), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, September 30, 2014

New Requisition Approval Process

Registration Required Description: The Human Resources Team is pleased to announce the launch of the new “Requisition Approval Process.” This will replace the current “ADE & ADP” paper processes that we use to fill pos . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: David Lambert
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Inflammasomes and other higher order signaling assemblies in immunity

2014 Pathology Fall Seminar Series . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Hao Wu, PhD
Senior Investigator, Program in Cellular and Molecular Med., Boston Children's Hospital
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Adhesion G. protein-coupled receptors in glial cell development and myelination

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Kelly Monk, Ph.D.
Washington School of Medicine
Wednesday, October 1, 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: 3
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

New Requisition Approval Process

Registration Required Description: The Human Resources Team is pleased to announce the launch of the new “Requisition Approval Process.” This will replace the current “ADE & ADP” paper processes that we use to fill pos . . .
Available Seats: 7
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: David Lambert
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

New Requisition Approval Process

Registration Required Description: The Human Resources Team is pleased to announce the launch of the new “Requisition Approval Process.” This will replace the current “ADE & ADP” paper processes that we use to fill pos . . .
Available Seats: 12
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: David Lambert
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Disability Employment Awareness Month - Photo Exhibit

Time: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Library Computer Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Mass Association for the Blind-Community Services
Celebrate Disability Employment Awareness Month., Photo Exhibit: Our Stories, Celebrating Four Decades of Living in the Community. Reception from 4:30-5:30pm in the Lamar Soutter Library. Photo Exhibit will be displayed thru out the month of October.
Thursday, October 2, 2014

New Requisition Approval Process

Registration Required Description: The Human Resources Team is pleased to announce the launch of the new “Requisition Approval Process.” This will replace the current “ADE & ADP” paper processes that we use to fill pos . . .
Available Seats: 11
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: David Lambert
Thursday, October 2, 2014

Molecular evolution of language and cognition

Genevieve Konopka, P.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: Genevieve Konopka, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Role of Ectopic Fat in Insulin Resistance, Dyslipidemia and Cardiometabolic Disease

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Large Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Gerald I. Shulman, M.D., Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, George R. Cowgill Professor of Physiological Chemistry Professor of Medicine and Cellular & Molecular Physiology, Yale University School of Medicine,
Thursday, October 2, 2014

New Requisition Approval Process

Registration Required Description: The Human Resources Team is pleased to announce the launch of the new “Requisition Approval Process.” This will replace the current “ADE & ADP” paper processes that we use to fill pos . . .
Available Seats: 13
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: David Lambert
Thursday, October 2, 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, October 3, 2014

Creating a VA Learning Healthcare System: Opportunities for Research

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: AS9-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Mary T. Brophy, MD, MPH
Staff Physician at VA Boston Hospital, Assistant Professor of Medicine at, Boston University School of Medicine
Monday, October 6, 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, October 6, 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: 5
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, October 6, 2014

"The ABC's of Salmonella Pathogenesis: A Roadmap For Therapeutic Development"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Beth McCormick, Ph.D., Professor and Vice Chair
Microbiology & Physiological Systems MaPS
Monday, October 6, 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, October 7, 2014

Epigenetics Club: "ShRNA Cassette Compromises the Integrity of Adeno-associated Virus(AAV) Vector Genome" and "Chromosome Regulation and Architecture: Implications for the Repeat Genome"

Time: 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Location: S1-608 Jacob F. Hiatt Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Jun Xie, PhD & Lisa Hall, PhD
Gene Therapy Center, Gao Lab & Cell and Developmental Biology
Tuesday, October 7, 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: 6
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Autophagy, Metabolism, and Pancreatic Cancer

Alec Kimmelman, M.D., Ph.D. Associate Professor, Dept. of Radiology Oncology Harvard Medical School Dana Farber Cancer Institute . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-416 Svenson Conference room, Fourth Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Alec Kimmelman, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, , Dept. of Radiology Oncology, Harvard Medical School , Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Tuesday, October 7, 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: 7
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
Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Pre-Award II (Core) WHT202

Registration Required After completing the Pre-Award I course, participants will learn the proposal review and negotiation process. This course will address the Just-In-Time (JIT) process, award terms and conditions, and a . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Diego Vazquez, Melissa Gordon & Alan Lucia
Prerequisite: Pre award I
Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Ott1: A Novel Co-Transcriptional Regulator of Alternative Splicing

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S6-310 Cell Dev Bio Seminar room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Glen Raffel, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, UMass Medical School
Wednesday, October 8, 2014

A Novel Intersection of Computation, Chemistry, and Biology in the Study of Tuberculosis

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Joel Freundlich, Ph.D.
Rutgers University
Wednesday, October 8, 2014

“Spontaneous autoimmune vitiligo in the Smyth chicken: multifactorial disease, multidisciplinary approach”

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Gisela Erf, Ph.D.
Professor of Avian Immunology, University of Arkansas
Wednesday, October 8, 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, October 9, 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, October 9, 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
Thursday, October 9, 2014

"From Dendritic Morphogenesis to Frontotemporal Dementia: Insights from Drosophila"

Fen-Biao Gao, Ph.D. Professor Department of Neurology University of Massachusetts Medical School . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Fen-Biao Gao, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Thursday, October 9, 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: 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
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Transition Through Retirement Seminar - Social Security

Registration Required Kurt Czarnowski, formerly with Social Security, will discuss Key elements regarding Social Security and Medicare upon retirement from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. . . .
Available Seats: 118
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, October 14, 2014

IMMUNE-METABOLIC INTERACTIONS IN AGING

MaPS Tuesday Seminar Series. Pizza will be served immediately after the seminar. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Vishwa Deep Dixit, Ph.D.
Professor of Comparative Medicine and Immunobiology, Yale School of Medicine, Department of Immunobiology, New Haven, CT
Tuesday, October 14, 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
Tuesday, October 14, 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: 7
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
Wednesday, October 15, 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: 5
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Prerequisite: Knowledge of MS PowerPoint
Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Advances in Optical Nanoscopy: From Proof-of-concept to Application

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Joerg Bewersdorf, Ph.D.
Yale School of Medicine
Thursday, October 16, 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, October 16, 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, October 16, 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
Thursday, October 16, 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: 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
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Clinical Research Professionals Group

Clinical Research Professionals Group Meeting . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: S1-607 Jacqueline F. Lazare Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Meg Johnson and Marsha Fox
CCTS-Office of Clinical Research
Thursday, October 16, 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: 3
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Thursday, October 16, 2014

Transition Through Retirement Seminar - Panel Discussion

Come hear recent retirees talk about their experiences during the retirement process. . . .
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: S1-608 Jacob F. Hiatt Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, October 17, 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: 9
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara Nevins & Jessica Powers
Prerequisite: Intro to PeopleSoft
Monday, October 20, 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
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Effective Decision Making

Registration Required Effective Decision Making is about understanding the problem, evaluating the evidence, and making logical and thoughtful decisions. Making effective decisions can help you find smart solutions to tri . . .
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, October 21, 2014

‘Ironing and looping’ erythropoiesis: new translational approaches for disorders of red cell production

Stefano Rivella, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Genetic Medicine Department of Pediatrics Hematology-Oncology Department of Cell and Developmental Biology Weill Cornell Medical College . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-416 Svenson Conference room, Fourth Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Stefano Rivella, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Genetic Medicine, Department of Pediatrics Hematology-Oncology , Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, Weill Cornell Medical College
Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Seminar: Principles on the Path Toward Leadership

This is a great opportunity to hear the Chancellor’s personal perspective on leadership. Open to all UMass faculty,post-docs, and students. No registration needed . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-607 Jacqueline F. Lazare Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Michael Collins, MD, FACP
Senior Vice President, Health Sciences, Chancellor, UMMS, Professor, Quantitative Health Sciences & Medicine
Tuesday, October 21, 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
Wednesday, October 22, 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: 10
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Kim Bucciaglia
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Assistive Technology Expo

Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: S1-Lobby - Medical School Lobby, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Regulatory Compliance

Registration Required
Available Seats: 9
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S2-352 Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Bethanne Giehl
Thursday, October 23, 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: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Thursday, October 23, 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
Monday, October 27, 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: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, October 28, 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: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, October 28, 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: 8
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
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

2014 Campus Read - Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People

Registration Required Dr.Banaji studies unconscious thinking and feeling as they unfold in social context. She has primarily studied social attitudes and beliefs in adults and children, relying on multiple methods includin . . .
Available Seats: 338
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: AS2-2102 Auditorium, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Mahzarin R. Banaji , PhD
Harvard University, Department of Psychology and Co-author of Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People, ,
Thursday, October 30, 2014

HIV Care in the Correctional Setting

Registration Required HIV Care in the Correctional Setting Thursday October 30, 2014, 8:45am - 4:45pm Sturbridge Host Hotel, Sturbridge, MA This full day program will cover a broad range of topics of interest to those . . .
Available Seats: 100
Time: 8:45 AM - 4:45 PM
Location: TBD, Off Campus Campus
Thursday, October 30, 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: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Thursday, October 30, 2014

NIH Grants: General Workshop: Steps to a Competetive Application

Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robert Milner, PhD & Joan Lakoski, PhD
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Pilot Project Funding Opportunities

The UMass Center for Clinical & Translational Science invites you to attend this informative seminar regarding upcoming 2014-2015 funding opportunities issued through the UMCCTS. Lunch will be serv . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Nate Hafer, PhD
Director of Operations, UMass Center for Clinical & Translational Science (UMCCTS)
Thursday, October 30, 2014

A taste for temperature: thermal and chemical sensing in Drosophila

Paul Garrity, 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: Paul Garrity, Ph.D.
Professor, National Center for Behavioral Genomics, Department of Biology, Brandeis University
Thursday, October 30, 2014

NIH Grants: Know Your NRSA.

Registration Required
Available Seats: 78
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Robert Milner PhD & Joan Lakoski, PhD
UMMS & UPitt Schools of Health Sciences
Thursday, October 30, 2014

NIH Grants: Know Your K

Registration Required
Available Seats: 79
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Thursday, October 30, 2014

NIH Grants: Know Your Kangaroo.

Registration Required A guide to applying for the Pathway to Independence (K99-R00) award (including a panel of recent K99/R00 recipients) . . .
Available Seats: 79
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Thursday, October 30, 2014

So You Think You Have a Drug You Want To Develop?

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: AS7-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Mark Klempner, MD
Executive Vice Chancellor, MassBiologics of UMMS, Professor of Medicine