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Number of events: 43

Events

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Executive Council

Purpose: To advise the Chancellor on substantive matters pertaining to governance of UMMS, and to review and approve all recommendations originating in the Faculty Council regarding academic matters a . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: S1-607 Goff Lazare Auditorium, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, December 18, 2014

SharePoint 2010 Site Owner Training

Cancelled If you are the primary administrator of a SharePoint site, you will need to register for this class. As a site owner, you will learn how to manage a SharePoint site, its libraries, lists and other co . . .
Available Seats: 15
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: South Street Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Information Technology
Thursday, December 18, 2014

EpiServer - Web Site Navigation

Cancelled This class will teach you the basic fundamentals of web site navigation, best practices and recommendations for navigation options that help users navigate through your website effectively. We will . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Thursday, December 18, 2014

Medical Futility: A Parable and a New Policy for a New Approach

(Video-conferenced to Memorial Amphitheatre, Marlborough Hospital and Milford Regional Medical Center) (OBJECTIVES) 1. To understand the evolution of the concept of medical futility 2. To become . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-608 Jacob F. Hiatt Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Nicholas Smyrnios, MD – Moderator Michelle Horrigan – Legal Dept Marjorie Clay, MD- Ethics Margaret Hudlin, MD – Chief Medical Officer UMASS Memorial Medical Center UMASS Medical School
Thursday, December 18, 2014

Back to the future: Ancestral AAVs for gene therapy

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Large Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Luk Vandenberghe, PhD
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Schepens Eye Research Institute, Mass. Eye and Ear Infirmary
Thursday, December 18, 2014

GME Patient Safety Module

Cancelled This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of three required training modules (Patient Safety, Effectiveness/Efficiency, and Patient/Family Centered Care) that Residents an . . .
Available Seats: 14
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Thursday, December 18, 2014

Adobe Presenter: Create Flash Movies from PowerPoint

Cancelled Adobe Presenter makes it easy to create rich, multimedia online presentations from new or existing PowerPoint slides. It allows you to -Add and edit voice-over narration, embed or associate Flash . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307E Goff Learning Center, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Prerequisite: Knowledge of MS PowerPoint
Thursday, December 18, 2014

Higher-Order Unfolding of Peri/Centric Satellite Heterochromatin is an Early and Consistent Event in Cell Senescence

Time: 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: S6-310 Cell Dev Bio Seminar room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Eric C. Swanson
Cell Biology Program
Friday, December 19, 2014

Optimization of Antibiotics Practices by Applying Antibiotic Stewardship Principles

Objectives: 1. Attendees will be able to discuss the incidence of late-onset sepsis in NICU’s. 2. Attendees will be able to apply principles of antibiotic stewardship to potentially impact on infec . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Joel Weiner, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology, UMMS, Neonatology, UMass Memorial Health Care,
Friday, December 19, 2014

FRIDAY MaPS SEMINAR SERIES - DECEMBER 19, 2014

Presenter: Timothy Kowalik "Infection associated DNA damage and viral evolution" A light lunch will be served before the seminar. . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Friday, December 19, 2014

Chromatin Regulators and DNA Repair

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Gwendolyn Bennett
Interdisciplinary Graduation Program
Monday, December 22, 2014

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: 3
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, December 23, 2014

GME Effectiveness/Efficiency Module

Registration Required This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of three required training modules (Patient Safety, Effectiveness/Efficiency, and Patient/Family Centered Care) that Residents an . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Emmanuel Maduakor
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Monday, December 29, 2014

New Employee Welcome and Onboarding

Registration Required The UMass Medical School aims to provide both a supportive and welcoming environment to its new staff. We believe onboarding a new employee is more than just the traditional first-day orientation exp . . .
Available Seats: 30
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Annie Delaney-Magee
Monday, December 29, 2014

Expense Module Training FIN_EXP100

Registration Required This live online class reviews the process for entering, printing and submitting expense reports electronically through PeopleSoft. This class is intended for Trip Preparers or any traveler who wants . . .
Available Seats: 9
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Kim Bucciaglia
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, come and learn the Blocks Basics. During this training we will review your site specific blocks and your site blocks library. This hands on trainin . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Mechanisms of progression and relapse in pediatric cancer

David M. Langenau, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School Director of Molecular Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital Member, Regenerative Medicine and Cancer Center MGH . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: LRB-416 Svenson Conference room, Fourth Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: David Langenau, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Director of Molecular Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Member, Regenerative Medicine and Cancer Center MGH
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Preparing for Promotion Workshop

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: 21
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robert Milner, PhD
Tuesday, January 6, 2015

MaPS Tuesday Seminar Series - "Title TBA"

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: Mark T. Nelson, Ph.D.
Chair & University Distinguished Professor, Department of Pharmacology, The University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT
Wednesday, January 7, 2015

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: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Wednesday, January 7, 2015

"Seeing is Believing: Imaging electron transfer in bacterial pili reveals a new mechanism for respiration and energy sharing"

MaPS Faculty Candidate Nikhil S. Malvankar, Ph.D. . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Nikhil S. Malvankar, Ph.D.
Burroughs Wellcome Fund CASI Fellow, , Department of Microbiology and Department of Physics Environmental Biotechnology Center , University of Massachusetts, Amherst,
Thursday, January 8, 2015

SharePoint 2010 Site Owner Training

Registration Required If you are the primary administrator of a SharePoint site, you will need to register for this class. As a site owner, you will learn how to manage a SharePoint site, its libraries, lists and other co . . .
Available Seats: 14
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: South Street Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Information Technology
Thursday, January 8, 2015

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: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Thursday, January 8, 2015

Interferon-stimulated innate immunity to persistent norovirus infection

Pathology Faculty Candidate . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Timothy Nice
Washington University of St. Louis
Thursday, January 8, 2015

Women's Faculty Committee

The Mission of the Women's Faculty Committee of UMMS/UMMHC is to address the needs of women faculty and promote the status of women in the University of Massachusetts Medical School and the UMass Me . . .
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Molly Waring, PhD & Ann Salerno, MD, Co-Chairs
Thursday, January 8, 2015

Probing the mechanism and role of glutamate transport in the brain

Michael Kavanaugh, Ph.D. Director, Center for Structural and Functional Neuroscience University of Montana . . .
Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Michael Kavanaugh, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Structural and Functional Neuroscience, University of Montana
Thursday, January 8, 2015

Faculty Council

The Faculty Council considers issues and matters of interest to the faculty and advises the Chancellor, the Dean of the School of Medicine, other senior administrators as appropriate, and the Executiv . . .
Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: S1-607 Goff Lazare Auditorium, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, January 9, 2015

Adobe Presenter: Create Flash Movies from PowerPoint

Registration Required Adobe Presenter makes it easy to create rich, multimedia online presentations from new or existing PowerPoint slides. It allows you to -Add and edit voice-over narration, embed or associate Flash . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Ranjana Verma
Prerequisite: Knowledge of MS PowerPoint
Monday, January 12, 2015

Clinical Research Professionals Group

Clinical Research Professionals Group Meeting . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: S1-607 Jacqueline F. Lazare Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Meg Johnson and Marsha Fox
CCTS-Office of Clinical Research
Tuesday, January 13, 2015

EpiServer - Web Site Navigation

Registration Required This class will teach you the basic fundamentals of web site navigation, best practices and recommendations for navigation options that help users navigate through your website effectively. We will . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

EpiServer - User Groups

Registration Required The goal of the EPiServer User Group is to communicate, knowledge share and create a community of EPiServer users across the UMMS campuses on a monthly basis. IT would like to partner with the users . . .
Available Seats: 13
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS7-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robin Morgan
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

"Non-Coding RNA Regulation of Macrophage Metabolism and Immune Effector Function"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Kathryn Moore, Ph.D.
NYU School of Medicine
Thursday, January 15, 2015

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 15, 2015

Summit Finance Dashboard for Academic Departments (includes the Academic Administrator, PI and Pre Award Dashboards) FIN_SUM100

Registration Required o This live online webinar gives you the tools to navigate through the Academic Administrator, PI and Pre Award Summit Dashboards where you can manage your Sponsored Projects and Non Sponsored Project . . .
Available Seats: 1
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Live Online Webinar
Instructor: Tara Nevins
Prerequisite: Intro to PeopleSoft
Thursday, January 15, 2015

Expense Module Training FIN_EXP100

Registration Required This live online class reviews the process for entering, printing and submitting expense reports electronically through PeopleSoft. This class is intended for Trip Preparers or any traveler who wants . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Kim Bucciaglia
Thursday, January 15, 2015

Panel Discussion: Challenges and Solutions in Your Role as New Leader

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Sonia Chimienti, Suzana Makowski, and Marc Gautreau
Thursday, January 15, 2015

BuyWays Requisitioner Training

Registration Required UMass BuyWays is the University's one-stop shopping system for eProcurement users. This module describes the procedures related to the role of Requisitioner. Upon completion of this topic, you wil . . .
Available Seats: 9
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: 13W319 The Learning Center, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Annie Delaney-Magee
Thursday, January 15, 2015

EpiServer - Blocks Basics Essential Training

Registration Required If you have attended a Basics Training in EPiServer, come and learn the Blocks Basics. During this training we will review your site specific blocks and your site blocks library. This hands on trainin . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services
Prerequisite: EpiServer Basics
Thursday, January 15, 2015

GME Effectiveness/Efficiency Module

Registration Required This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of three required training modules (Patient Safety, Effectiveness/Efficiency, and Patient/Family Centered Care) that Residents an . . .
Available Seats: 2
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: S2-352 Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Emmanuel Maduakor
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Thursday, January 15, 2015

GME Patient Safety Module

Registration Required This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of three required training modules (Patient Safety, Effectiveness/Efficiency, and Patient/Family Centered Care) that Residents an . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: S2-310 Seminar Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Prerequisite: MANDATORY PRE-WORK MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SCHEDULED SESSION
Friday, January 16, 2015

Adobe Connect: Conducting an Adobe Connect Meeting / Seminar

Registration Required Learn to use Adobe® Connect™ for hosting virtual meetings or webinars. Create a static meeting / seminar room, learn the difference between a Meeting Room and a Seminar Room, schedule upcoming semina . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, January 16, 2015

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: 7
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Tara Nevins & Jessica Powers
Friday, January 16, 2015

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: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: S2-307 D Goff Learning Center D, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Academic Computing Services