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Number of events: 48

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Friday, April 29, 2016

Evidence Based Management of Ureterocele

Objectives: 1. Understand the options for managing infants presenting with ureterocele. 2. Understand the evidence related to each management option. 3. Understand the outcomes related to each of t . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Paul A. Merguerian, MD, MS, FAAP
Dr. Michael C. Mitchell Endowed Chair in Pediatric Urology, Professor of Urology, University of Washington, Seattle, Division Chief, Pediatric Urology, Seattle Children’s Hospital,
Monday, May 2, 2016

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
Monday, May 2, 2016

CRISPR-Cas9 Targeting of SNPs and Repeat Sequences in the Huntington's Disease Gene"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Michael H. Brodsky, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, , Molecular, Cell and Cancer Biology
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice

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 3, 2016

Tuesday MaPS Seminar - 5/3/16

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: Richard Lee Reinhardt, PhD
Assistant Professor of Immunology, Department of Immunology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

ORCID Drop-In Sign-Up Sessions

Don't have your Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)? ORCIDs are unique identifiers for researchers. They uniquely identify YOU and are being used by publishers and funding agencies alike. Come . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: TBD, Medical School Building, University Campus
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

“Inhibition of Protein Citrullination in Autoimmunity”

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Paul Thompson, Ph.D.
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

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: 12
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: South Street Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Annie Delaney-Magee
Prerequisite: None
Thursday, May 5, 2016

Basic Clinical Research Coordinator Course

Registration Required This introductory course is geared toward new coordinators and will introduce basic concepts related to coordination of human subject’s research. Basic Good Clinical (GCP) concepts will be introduced . . .
Available Seats: 20
Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: AC7-211 Belmont Hill Conference Room, Ambulatory Care Center Building, University Campus
Thursday, May 5, 2016

CHARACTERIZING THE DISORDER IN TRISTETRAPROLIN AND ITS CONTRIBUTION TO POST-TRANSCRIPTIONAL GENE REGULATION

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Laura M. Deveau
Biochemistry And Molecular Pharmacology
Thursday, May 5, 2016

Dissecting the role of cell death and inflammatory signaling pathways in anti-bacterial defense

BBS834 IMP 2016 Spring Seminar Series . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Dr. Igor Brodsky, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathobiology, University of Pennsylvania
Thursday, May 5, 2016

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 5, 2016

MassTERi Education Seminar "Assay Development: Not Just Another Experiment"

Assay development and data are at the heart of pharmaceutical drug development. Many properties have to be present in a molecule for that molecule to become a drug and each of those properties is def . . .
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Richard Wobbe, PhD
Friday, May 6, 2016

International Festival

The International Festival is hosted annually by the Diversity & Inclusion Office under the sponsorship of the CEOD International Committee. The festival reminds us that our geographical boundaries ar . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: S1-Lobby - Medical School Lobby, Medical School Building, University Campus
Monday, May 9, 2016

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: 7
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Academic and Research Technology Hub, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice

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 10, 2016

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: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Robert Milner, PhD
UMMS, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Steps in Eating a Good Apoptotic Meal: Relevance to Health and Disease

Pizza 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: Kodi S. Ravichandran, PhD
Harrison Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Cancer Biology, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

ORCID Drop-In Sign-Up Sessions

Don't have your Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)? ORCIDs are unique identifiers for researchers. They uniquely identify YOU and are being used by publishers and funding agencies alike. Come . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: TBD, Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Barriers and Facilitators to Deaf Trauma Survivors' Help-Seeking Behavior: Lessons for Behavioral Clinical Trials Research

Time: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: AS9-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Melissa Anderson
Masters In Clinical Investigation Program
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

"Transdisciplinary, Translational Team Science: What is the Optimal Role for Nurse Scientists?" - UMCCTS Team Science Webinar

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Live Online Webinar
Speaker: Laura L. Hayman, PhD, MSN, FAAN
Associate Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Studies and Professor of Nursing, University of Massachusetts Boston, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, UMass Medical School
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Viruses implicated in the initiation of type 1 diabetes affect ß cell function and antiviral innate immune responses

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-516 5th Floor Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Glen R. Gallagher
Immunology And Microbiology Program
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

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: 62
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Diversity & Equal Opportunity Office and Office of Faculty Affairs
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice

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 Sessions by Christine Runyan, PhD
Location: Ann Nemitz Conference Room, , , UMass Memorial Health Center and UMass Medical School
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Essentials of a Discrimination Free Workplace: Preventing and Responding to Sexual and Sex-based Harassment - Schrafft

Cancelled NOTICE: THIS SESSION IS OPEN TO CHCF STAFF ONLY Our differences can be the source of creativity, a driver of innovation, and means of growing our professional competence and better understandin . . .
Available Seats: 28
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: CHCF 3rd floor Sullivan square Conference Room, Schrafft Building Building, Schrafft Center Campus
Instructor: Greer Jordan, AVC, Diversity & Inclusion and Jesse Edwards, Director, Diversity & Equal Opportunity
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

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: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: iTLC-B (S2-322), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Thursday, May 12, 2016

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 and Sarah Cutrona, MD Co-Chairs
Thursday, May 12, 2016

IL-1 and TNF interplay in host defense against M.tuberculosis

BBS 834 IMP 2016 Spring Seminar Series . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Dmitry Shayakhmetov, PhD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Friday, May 13, 2016

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: 6
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: S1-608 Jacob F. Hiatt Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Robert Milner PhD (UMMS) and Joan Lakoski PhD (American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy)
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice

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 17, 2016

MaPS Tuesday Seminar Series - 5-17-16

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: Brandt F. Eichman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University, Department of Biological Sciences and Biochemistry, Nashville, TN,
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

ORCID Drop-In Sign-Up Sessions

Don't have your Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)? ORCIDs are unique identifiers for researchers. They uniquely identify YOU and are being used by publishers and funding agencies alike. Come . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: TBD, Medical School Building, University Campus
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

"Fueling Immunity in Inflammation and Cancer"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Jeffrey Rathmell, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice

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 Sessions by Christine Runyan, PhD
Location: Ann Nemitz Conference Room, , , UMass Memorial Health Center and UMass Medical School
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Resource Scheduler Training Class

Registration Required
Available Seats: 10
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: S3-402 Conf. Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Cindy Cote
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Introduction to Mindfulness Monthly Sessions: CFM - Hoagland –Pincus Center - Shrewsbury

Registration Required In this 2-hour introductory program, learn what mindfulness is - and is not - and how it might be of value to you or someone you care for who is suffering from stress, pain, anxiety, or illness. For . . .
Available Seats: 80
Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Hoagland Amphitheater, Hoagland-Pincus Conference Center Building, Shrewsbury Campus
Thursday, May 19, 2016

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 - 10:00 AM
Location: S1-607 Goff Lazare Auditorium, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Junior Faculty Development Program - Graduation

Graduation is by invitation only. . . .
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Friday, May 20, 2016

UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science 6th Annual Research Retreat

Time: 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: AS2-2102 Auditorium, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Keynote Speaker: Vasan S. Ramachandran, MD
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Chief, Section of Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Principal Investigator, Framingham Heart Study, Director, Echocardiography-Vascular Laborato
Friday, May 20, 2016

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: 9
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara Nevins and Jessica Powers
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice

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 24, 2016

ORCID Drop-In Sign-Up Sessions

Don't have your Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)? ORCIDs are unique identifiers for researchers. They uniquely identify YOU and are being used by publishers and funding agencies alike. Come . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: TBD, Medical School Building, University Campus
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

GME Patient Safety Module

Registration Required This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of two required training modules (Patient Safety and Patient/Family Centered Care) that Residents and Fellows must complete. . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Prerequisite: PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Training Series- Accommodating and Hiring People with Disabilities

Cancelled Managers Training Series: Training is designed for participation in both sessions: Please register for both. Session 1: Session I: Accommodations - April 27, 2015 Session 2: Managing and Hiring P . . .
Available Seats: 29
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: 13W297 Germany Conference Room, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Speaker: Linda M. Long-Bellil, Ph.D., J.D., Assistant Professor and Melissa L. Anderson, PhD, Assistant Professor
UMass Medical School
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Leadership Series: Leading Intrprofessional Teams 2.0

Registration Required Lunch will be provided so registration is required for this seminar that offers 1 CME credit. . . .
Available Seats: 74
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Terence Flotte, MD
Dean, School of Medicine; Provost and Executive Deputy Chancellor, UMMS
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

"Neutrophils and Mitochondrial DNA in Inflammation and Autoimmunity"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Keith Elkon, M.D.
University of Washington
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Weekly Mindfulness Meditation Practice

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 Sessions by Christine Runyan, PhD
Location: Ann Nemitz Conference Room, , , UMass Memorial Health Center and UMass Medical School
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Regulatory networks that control innate immune sensing pathways

BBS834-2016 IMP Seminar Series . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Michaela Gack, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, The University of Chicago