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Saturday, April 29, 2017

Multilcultural Women's Health Summit

The Multicultural Women’s Health Summit is a day-long health and wellness event sponsored by the UMass Memorial Health Care and UMass Medical School. Our theme is Celebrating You and Your Health. Th . . .
Time: 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Latoyia Edwards
Emmy-Award winning Morning News Anchor, New England Cable News (NECN), NBC Boston and Host of “This is New England.”
Monday, May 1, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Monday, May 1, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Monday, May 1, 2017

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: 12
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Kim Carville
Monday, May 1, 2017

"The role of virus receptors on pathogenesis and prevention of viral disease"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Robert W. Finberg, M.D.
Richard M. Haidack Professor of Medicine, Professor, Microbiology and Physiological Systems, , Chair, Department of Medicine
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - ACC Bldg- University Campus

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: AC9 The Remillard Meditation Room, Ambulatory Care Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Guided Sessions by the Center for Mindfulness
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice at Memorial Campus

Improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. Join us for regular practice sessions open to all employees. Cultivate a culture of mindfulness for your wellbeing and the w . . .
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Memorial 1 Conference Room, Memorial - Main Building, Memorial Campus
Speaker: Valerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 2
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Preparing for Your Performance Review Training

Registration Required Class Name: Preparing for Your Performance Review Audience: All employees Instructor: Douglas Stewart, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Human Resources Services; Brion P. Carroll, Ph.D., Director of Orga . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S1-123 Conference Room 123, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Rapid Induction of Apoptosis Following DNA Damage and Virus Infection in Insects

MaPS Tuesday Seminar Series. A pizza luncheon will be served following the seminar. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Lei Zhou, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - South Street Campus

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to all employees. Cultivate and integrate a culture of mindfulness a . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: England Conference Room, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

"Innate Immune Response in Infection and Autoimmune Disease"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Nan Yan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Thursday, May 4, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring - Commonwealth Medicine Schrafft Center

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 7
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: CHCF 3rd floor Sullivan square Conference Room, Schrafft Building Building, Schrafft Center Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe & Bonnie Kumar
Thursday, May 4, 2017

Decoding neural control of animal behavior using in vivo deep brain calcium Imaging in freely behaving mice

Da-Ting Lin, 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: Da-Ting Lin, Ph.D.
Investigator, National Institute on Drug Abuse - Intramural Research Program, National Institutes of Health
Thursday, May 4, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring - Quincy, Room 6112

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 17
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: TBD, Quincy Campus
Instructor: Peggy Louis
Thursday, May 4, 2017

Preparing for Your Performance Review Training

Registration Required Class Name: Preparing for Your Performance Review Audience: All employees Instructor: Douglas Stewart, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Human Resources Services; Brion P. Carroll, Ph.D., Director of Orga . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Thursday, May 4, 2017

Detecting Death and Damage; Understanding macrophage migration in vivo

BBS834 IMP 2017 Spring Seminar Series . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Will Wood, PhD
Professor, School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Friday, May 5, 2017

Encouraging Pediatric Health Behavior Change: Tips and Tricks for Working with Ambivalent and Resistant Patients and Families

Objectives: (1) Describe the underlying theory of motivational interviewing. (2) Identify at least two motivational interviewing techniques. (3) Recognize indicators for using motivational in . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Alison Stoner, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Pediatrics (pending), UMMS, Pediatric Health Psychologist, UMMHC,
Friday, May 5, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Friday, May 5, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe
Friday, May 5, 2017

QHS Grand Rounds "The Adventure of Creating a New Kind of Medical School: The Story from Kaiser Permanente"

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: AS9-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Christine K. Cassel, MD
UMMS Alumna MD '76, Planning Dean of the Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine
Monday, May 8, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Monday, May 8, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Monday, May 8, 2017

Preparing for Your Performance Review Training

Registration Required Class Name: Preparing for Your Performance Review Audience: All employees Instructor: Douglas Stewart, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Human Resources Services; Brion P. Carroll, Ph.D., Director of Orga . . .
Available Seats: 11
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Monday, May 8, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring - UMMS IT Department

Registration Required Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descriptions, The UMMS Recruit . . .
Available Seats: 17
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Roxanne Gardner
Monday, May 8, 2017

Unraveling the mysteries of MHC class I-restricted cross-presentation

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: AS9-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Peter Cresswell, PhD
Yale School of Medicine
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - ACC Bldg- University Campus

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: AC9 The Remillard Meditation Room, Ambulatory Care Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Guided Sessions by the Center for Mindfulness
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice at Memorial Campus

Improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. Join us for regular practice sessions open to all employees. Cultivate a culture of mindfulness for your wellbeing and the w . . .
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Memorial 1 Conference Room, Memorial - Main Building, Memorial Campus
Speaker: Valerie Wedge. :OCSW. CEAP
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 11
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Preparing for Your Performance Review Training

Registration Required Class Name: Preparing for Your Performance Review Audience: All employees Instructor: Douglas Stewart, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Human Resources Services; Brion P. Carroll, Ph.D., Director of Orga . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: CHCF 3rd floor Sullivan square Conference Room, Schrafft Building Building, Schrafft Center Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Big Time for BK: Mechanisms of Circadian Rhythm in Neuronal Activity

MaPS Tuesday Seminar Series. A pizza luncheon will be served following the seminar. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Andrea L. Meredith, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, Program of Neuroscience, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - South Street Campus

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to all employees. Cultivate and integrate a culture of mindfulness a . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: England Conference Room, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring - MassBiologics, Room 1048/1049

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 18
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: TBD, Mass Biologics Lab (MBL) Campus
Instructor: Peggy Louis
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

NIH Grant Writing Workshop

Registration Required Open to anyone applying for a NIH K or R grant. Sponsored by The Office of Research, Faculty Affairs, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute. This workshop will provide an overview of NIH and the gran . . .
Available Seats: 41
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: S6-102 a Amphitheater III, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Joan M. Lakoski, PhD, West Virginia University and Robert Milner, PhD, UMMS
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Potential new anti-viral inhibitors targeting an ESCRT protein

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Nico Tjandra, Ph.D.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH,
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Thursday, May 11, 2017

A Critical Role for the Type 1 Interferon Receptor in Virus-Induced Autoimmune Diabetes in Rats

Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: AC2-215 Conference Room, Ambulatory Care Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Natasha Qaisar
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Thursday, May 11, 2017

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: S1-605 Library Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Sarah Cutrona, MD, MPH and Jill Zitzewitz, PhD, Co-Chairs
Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Role of Sleep in Memory Storage

Ted Abel, 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: Ted Abel, Ph.D.
Director, Iowa Neuroscience Institute, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
Thursday, May 11, 2017

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: S1-608 Jacob F. Hiatt Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Networking Social for our Students From Underrepresented Groups

Registration Required The Diversity & Inclusion Office and the Office of Student Affairs invite you to attend a Networking Social for our Students from Underrepresented Groups. This is an opportunity for underrepresented . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Library Computer Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, May 12, 2017

ABC’s of Biologic Therapies in Pediatric Rheumatology: Changing the Outcome

1. Recognize the dramatic ADVANCES using biologic therapies for children with JIA and autoinflammatory diseases. 2. Describe BEST PRACTICES and potential CONCERNS when using these agents. 3. App . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Barbara Ostrov, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Associate Dean of Faculty and Professional Development, Pediatric Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine,
Friday, May 12, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Friday, May 12, 2017

International Festival

The International Festival is hosted annually by the Diversity & Inclusion Office under the sponsorship of the International Planning Committee. The festival reminds us that our geographical boundar . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: S1-Lobby - Medical School Lobby, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, May 12, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe
Monday, May 15, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Monday, May 15, 2017

Preparing for Your Performance Review Training

Registration Required Class Name: Preparing for Your Performance Review Audience: All employees Instructor: Douglas Stewart, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Human Resources Services; Brion P. Carroll, Ph.D., Director of Orga . . .
Available Seats: 13
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - ACC Bldg- University Campus

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: AC9 The Remillard Meditation Room, Ambulatory Care Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Guided Sessions by the Center for Mindfulness
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice at Memorial Campus

Improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. Join us for regular practice sessions open to all employees. Cultivate a culture of mindfulness for your wellbeing and the w . . .
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Memorial 1 Conference Room, Memorial - Main Building, Memorial Campus
Speaker: Valerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

7th Annual Research Retreat for the UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science

Registration Required Please join us for the 7th Annual Research Retreat for the UMCCTS. The Retreat features a full-day of programs comprised of keynote address, concurrent mini symposia and poster session by professional . . .
Available Seats: 300
Time: 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: AS2-2102 Auditorium, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Peter Hotez, MD, PhD (Keynote Speaker)
"New Poverty-Related Neglected Diseases ('The NTDs')", , Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine, Baylor College Houston, TX
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 14
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

“Structural studies for epigenetic regulation of chromatin”

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-516 5th Floor Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Hitoshi Kurumizaka, Ph.D.
Professor, Graduate School of Advanced Science & Engineering, Waseda University
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - South Street Campus

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to all employees. Cultivate and integrate a culture of mindfulness a . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: England Conference Room, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

BuyWays Requisitioner Training

Registration Required UMass BuyWays is the University's one-stop shopping system for eProcurement users. This describes the procedures related to the Expense Module. Upon completion of this topic, you will be able to: . . .
Available Seats: 11
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: South Street Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Julie Merrill-Wisell
Prerequisite: None
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Preparing for Promotion.

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: 22
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-352 Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robert Milner, PhD
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Learning from B Cell Analyses in Influenza Vaccine Trials for the Next Generation of HIV Immunogens

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Adrian McDermott, MSc., Ph.D.
Vaccine Research Center, NIAID, NIH
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Resource Scheduler Training Class

Registration Required
Available Seats: 13
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: S3-402 Conf. Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Cindy Cote
Prerequisite: None
Thursday, May 18, 2017

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, May 18, 2017

“Break the barriers for Asians: from health care disparity to the bamboo ceiling”

Registration Required Round table discussion with Dr. Xiaoduo Fan on “Break the barriers for Asians: from health care disparity to the bamboo ceiling” . . .
Available Seats: 35
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Xiaoduo Fan, MD, MPH, MSc
Xiaoduo Fan, MD, MPH, MSc, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Director, Psychotic Disorders Program, Director, China Mental Health Program, UMass Memorial Health Care/UMass Medical School,
Thursday, May 18, 2017

Retroviral origins of synaptic plasticity

Jason Shepherd, 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: Jason Shepherd, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Utah
Thursday, May 18, 2017

Preparing for Your Performance Review Training

Registration Required Class Name: Preparing for Your Performance Review Audience: All employees Instructor: Douglas Stewart, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Human Resources Services; Brion P. Carroll, Ph.D., Director of Orga . . .
Available Seats: 19
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: AS7-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Who, How and Where of B Cell activation

BBS 834 IMP Spring Seminar Series . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Dr. Facundo D. Batista, PhD
Associate Director , Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard
Friday, May 19, 2017

Collaborative Care of the Pediatric Surgical Patient: Local & Global Perspectives

Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Muriel Cleary, MD
Surgical Fellow, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Yale New Haven Hospital,
Friday, May 19, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Friday, May 19, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 18
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe
Monday, May 22, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Monday, May 22, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - ACC Bldg- University Campus

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: AC9 The Remillard Meditation Room, Ambulatory Care Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Guided Sessions by the Center for Mindfulness
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice at Memorial Campus

Improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. Join us for regular practice sessions open to all employees. Cultivate a culture of mindfulness for your wellbeing and the w . . .
Time: 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Memorial 1 Conference Room, Memorial - Main Building, Memorial Campus
Speaker: Valerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 17
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Annual Women's Awards Luncheon

Registration Required Awards will be presented in the following categories: • Sarah Stone Excellence in Education Award • Outstanding Community Service Award • Women in Science and Health Achievement Awar . . .
Available Seats: 54
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Diversity & Inclusion Office and Office of Faculty Affairs
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - South Street Campus

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to all employees. Cultivate and integrate a culture of mindfulness a . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: England Conference Room, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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, Patient and Family Centered Care, and Efficiency) that Residents and Fellows . . .
Available Seats: 2
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: S2-352 Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Taryn Kennedy
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Women's Health Month Event

Registration Required Cardiovascular Disease in Women and the Hormone Replacement Therapy Timing Hypothesis. Heart disease is the number one cause of mortality in women. It doesn’t affect all women alike, and its signs . . .
Available Seats: 116
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: John F. Keaney MD and Colleen Mary Harrington MD
University of Massachusetts Medical School and UMass Memorial Medical Center
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Thursday, May 25, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Friday, May 26, 2017

Senescence: A Double-Edged Sword in Tumorigenesis and Aging; Sulforaphane Treatment of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD): Progress Report

Objectives: 1. Appreciate the range of research conducted in the Department of Pediatrics. 2. Understand the dual roles of cell senescence in tumorigenesis and aging. 3. Know the design and progres . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Hong Zhang, PhD & Andrew Zimmermann, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UMMS, Genes and Development, , Clinical Professor of Pediatrics & Neurology, UMMS, Pediatric Neurology, UMass Memorial CMC
Friday, May 26, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Friday, May 26, 2017

Interviewing & Hiring

Registration Required HIRE Module, Part I Class Name: HIRE Module, Part I - Interviewing & Hiring HIRE Module Description: The HIRE Module covers the following topics: Creating Functional Competency Based Job Descrip . . .
Available Seats: 20
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Steven Stowe
Saturday, May 27, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Sunday, May 28, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Monday, May 29, 2017

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice - Hahnemann

Explore how to improve your health and well-being through mindfulness meditation practice. These regular practice sessions are open to patients, medical and mental health professionals, employees, and . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Monday, May 29, 2017

Recharge and Re-center: Noontime Mindfulness Practice at University Campus – Daily Self-Guided and Weekly Guided Practice 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Need a break during the day to recharge, re-center or refocus? Meeting Room A, H1-777 has been reserved for daily mindfulness meditation practice. Tools and instructions will be available for 10 mi . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus