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Wednesday, January 18, 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: 4
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 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, January 18, 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Encryption Roll-Out Q&A Session

This is an opportunity for you to ask questions and to gain an overall sense of the encryption initiative. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Amphitheatre, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

"Deciphering the Spatiotemporal Regulation of Innate Immune Signaling"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Yunhao Tan, Ph.D.
Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Wednesday, January 18, 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, January 19, 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, January 19, 2017

Mechanism of size sensing in animal cells

Program in Systems Biology Seminar . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Ran Kafri, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto
Thursday, January 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

Cancelled 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Thursday, January 19, 2017

Worms, smells and turns - dissecting C. elegans neural circuits

Sreekanth Chalasani, 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: Sreekanth Chalasani, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Molecular Neurobiology Laboratory, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
Thursday, January 19, 2017

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, you are now ready to learn more about blocks. Blocks are pieces of content that can be located in specific regions on a page and shared among multi . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Technology
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Thursday, January 19, 2017

"Mechanisms of spinal cord regeneration in zebrafish"

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Mayssa Mokalled, Ph.D.
Duke University, Medical Center
Thursday, January 19, 2017

Understanding the Pathogenesis of, and Developing Treatment Strategies for X-linked RP & LCA

Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Large Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Hemant Khanna, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, UMass Medical School
Friday, January 20, 2017

Cardiac Screening in Adolescents – The Pandora’s Box of Pediatric Cardiology

1. Review the epidemiology and etiologies of sudden cardiac death in children. 2. Discuss the current and varied ECG screening recommendations between other countries and those of the AHA and AAP. 3 . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: David Kane, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UMMS, Pediatric Cardiology, UMass Memorial CMC,
Friday, January 20, 2017

Through the Looking Glass: The Evolving Practice of Science Publishing

RTI Seminar . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS4-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Angela K. Eggleston, PhD
Senior Editor, Nature
Friday, January 20, 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Friday, January 20, 2017

EpiServer - Updating and Managing A Calendar/Upcoming Events/News Feed

Registration Required In this hands on Calendar tool training class you will learn how to create a calendar for your website and update it with various types of events including “Recurring Events”. If your site is utili . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Technology
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Monday, January 23, 2017

Becoming a Star at UMMS

Registration Required Learn how to become an "A List" employee at UMMS. This class will provide participants with information and action steps needed to become a "UMMS Star Employee" that includes the following topics: * . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll, Ph.D.
Monday, January 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Tuesday, January 24, 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: Velerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP
Guided Sessions by Valerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP, RYT 200hr
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Becoming a Star at UMMS - Session at MassBiologics Rm 1050, Research Admin. Bldg.

Registration Required Learn how to become an "A List" employee at UMMS. This class will provide participants with information and action steps needed to become a "UMMS Star Employee" that includes the following topics: * . . .
Available Seats: 15
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Mass Biologics Lab (MBL) Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll, Ph.D.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Dr. Jeannie T. Lee "Noncoding Space: Mining the Junk for Treasures"

MCCB Special Seminar Jeannie T. Lee, MD, PhD Howard Hughes Medical Institute Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School Tuesday . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-516 5th Floor Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Dr. Jeannie T. Lee
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Molecular Biology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
Tuesday, January 24, 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: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robert Milner, PhD
Tuesday, January 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Tuesday, January 24, 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, January 24, 2017

Resource Scheduler Training Class

Registration Required
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: S3-402 Conf. Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Cindy Cote
Wednesday, January 25, 2017

RNA Duplexes and the Spliceosome: Basepairing is just the Beginning

RTI Seminar . . .
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: AS4-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Aaron Hoskins, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Wednesday, January 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Wednesday, January 25, 2017

"Mitochondrial Stress Responses, Innate Immunity and Toxic Genomes"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Cole Haynes, Ph.D.
UMMS, Department of Molecular, Cell and Cancer Biology
Wednesday, January 25, 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, January 25, 2017

English as a Second Language

Registration Required
Available Seats: 4
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: S1-123 Conference Room 123, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Doug Havens
Thursday, January 26, 2017

Becoming a Star at UMMS - Commonwealth Medicine Schrafft Center

Registration Required Learn how to become an "A List" employee at UMMS. This class will provide participants with information and action steps needed to become a "UMMS Star Employee" that includes the following topics: . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: CHCF 3rd floor Sullivan square Conference Room, Schrafft Building Building, Schrafft Center Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll, Ph.D.
Thursday, January 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Thursday, January 26, 2017

Understanding the Relationships between Sleep, Protein Aggregation, and Alzheimer’s Disease

David Holtzman, M.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: David Holtzman, M.D.
Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine
Friday, January 27, 2017

How Things Have Changed (And How They Haven't): Update on the Workings of 5East

1. Be informed about new diseases and new approaches to old diseases. . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Timothy Gibson, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UMMS, Chief Pediatric Hospitalist Service, UMass Memorial CMC,
Friday, January 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Friday, January 27, 2017

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: 4
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Technology
Monday, January 30, 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Tuesday, January 31, 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: Velerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP
Guided Sessions by Valerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP, RYT 200hr
Tuesday, January 31, 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Tuesday, January 31, 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, January 31, 2017

Blackboard Learn Essentials and the UMMS Institutional Template

Registration Required An introductory session to Blackboard Learn and the UMMS Institutional Template with a hands-on component to allow practice uploading and managing content in Blackboard Learn. • Overview of the Bb . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: S1-321 Information Technology Conference, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Technology
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Becoming a Star at UMMS

Registration Required Learn how to become an "A List" employee at UMMS. This class will provide participants with information and action steps needed to become a "UMMS Star Employee" that includes the following topics: * . . .
Available Seats: 14
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: S1-123 Conference Room 123, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll, Ph.D.
Wednesday, February 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: 14
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Kimberly Carville
Wednesday, February 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

Cancelled 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

"Inflammasome Activation"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Xiaoxia Li, Ph.D.
Cleveland Clinic, Staff Professor Immunology
Wednesday, February 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: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

English as a Second Language

Registration Required
Available Seats: 18
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: S1-123 Conference Room 123, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Doug Havens
Thursday, February 2, 2017

A Conversation with Jana Karp on Passionate Leadership

Registration Required Please join the Gen X & Millennial Employee Resource Group for their kickoff event where we will welcome Jana Karp to our university campus. Jana Karp is the founder and Executive Director of Boston . . .
Available Seats: 78
Time: 12:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Jana Karp, Executive Director ot Boston Youth Sanctuay
Founder of The Boston Youth Sanctuary, Inc.
Thursday, February 2, 2017

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

Cancelled 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Thursday, February 2, 2017

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, you are now ready to learn more about blocks. Blocks are pieces of content that can be located in specific regions on a page and shared among multi . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Technology
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Thursday, February 2, 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
Friday, February 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Monday, February 6, 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Tuesday, February 7, 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: Velerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP
Guided Sessions by Valerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP, RYT 200hr
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

RNA splicing as a driver of cancer - from mechanisms to therapies

RTI Faculty Candidate Seminar . . .
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: AS4-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Heidi Dvinge, Ph.D
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Leading Successful Scientific Research Through Mentorship

Registration Required
Available Seats: 39
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Celia Schiffer, PhD
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

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

Cancelled 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Tuesday, February 7, 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, February 8, 2017

Chalk Talk: RNA splicing as a driver of cancer - from mechanisms to therapies

RTI Faculty Candidate Chalk Talk . . .
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: AS4-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Heidi Dvinge, Ph.D
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Wednesday, February 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Wednesday, February 8, 2017

"Host Defense Pathways: Regulation of Inflammatory Responses"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Chandrashekhar Pasare
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Wednesday, February 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: 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: H1 Ann Nemitz Conference Room, TBD Building, Hahnemann Campus
Speaker: Guided by: Christine Runyan, MD
Wednesday, February 8, 2017

English as a Second Language

Registration Required
Available Seats: 20
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: S1-123 Conference Room 123, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Doug Havens
Thursday, February 9, 2017

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: 4
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Technology
Thursday, February 9, 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Thursday, February 9, 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: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Sarah Cutrona, MD, MPH and Jill Zitzewitz, PhD, Co-Chairs
Friday, February 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Monday, February 13, 2017

Dress for Success 4th Annual Clothing Drive

The Professional Women’s Committee is proud to sponsor a clothing drive to benefit Dress for Success Worcester. This is an exciting honor and one that we call ALL take part in the 5th Annual Clothing . . .
Time: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: TBD, Medical School Building, University Campus
Monday, February 13, 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Tuesday, February 14, 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: Velerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP
Guided Sessions by Valerie Wedge, LICSW, CEAP, RYT 200hr
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

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

Cancelled 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Tuesday, February 14, 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, February 15, 2017

Manage Your Career - Lunch & Learn

Registration Required Managing Your Career at UMMS will focus on how to make the most of your career here and explore additional opportunities within UMMS. Topics include: • Being an “A List” Employee • Establishing yo . . .
Available Seats: 99
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-608 Jacob F. Hiatt Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Brion P. Carroll, PhD, CSSBB
Director of Organizational Development, University of Massachusetts Medical School , Commonwealth Medicine , 333 South Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545,
Wednesday, February 15, 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, you are now ready to learn more about blocks. Blocks are pieces of content that can be located in specific regions on a page and shared among multi . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Technology
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

English as a Second Language

Registration Required
Available Seats: 19
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: S1-123 Conference Room 123, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Doug Havens
Thursday, February 16, 2017

2017 Professional Development & Networking Event

Registration Required Looking for an opportunity to develop your career and grow your professional network? The African American Employee Resource Group (AAERG) is proud to sponsor an organization-wide Professional Develop . . .
Available Seats: 197
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: S1-Lobby - Medical School Lobby, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, February 16, 2017

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

Cancelled 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777
Friday, February 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: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Location: TBD, Hospital Building, University Campus
Speaker: Location: Hospital Administration Hall, Meeting Room A, H1-777