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Number of events: 46

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Public Presentation Skills Part II: Apply the Principles of Delivering a Great Presentation

Registration Required Completion of Public Presentation Skills - Part I. You will need to be prepared and bring to class a 10 minute presentation on a flash drive Description: Did you know that public speaking is one of t . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: 6th Floor Conference Room, Schrafft Building Building, Schrafft Center Campus
Instructor: Martha Streeter
Prerequisite: Public Presentation Skills: Learn and Apply the Principles of Design and Delivery of Great Presentations
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Top Hat Tuesdays

Registration Required The workshop introduces you to Top Hat. It covers setting up an account, and provides an overview of its features. Easily embed a Top Hat Classroom discussion prompt between your slides to spark a . . .
Available Seats: 4
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-401 Information Technology Conference, Medical School Building, University Campus
Prerequisite: Laptop or Notebook Computer is REQUIRED!
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The Importance of Language in Diabetes Care

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-203 Worcester Foundation Board Room, Second Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Kristin L. MacGregor, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Director of Health Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychologist, Diabetes Center of Excellence
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Clinicaltrials.gov Basics: Registration

Registration Required
Available Seats: 47
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Speaker: Meg Johnson
UMCCTS
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

2018-2019 Mentoring Circles

Registration Required Annually, the Diversity and Inclusion Office (DIO) sponsors a series of Mentoring Circles in collaboration with the Office of Student Affairs. The objective of Mentoring Circles is to provide a diver . . .
Available Seats: 66
Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: AS1.2130 East (MPR) Multi-Purpose Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD.
"Mentor for the Day" Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD., Senior Fellow , Satcher Health Leadership Institute and Cardiovascular Research Institute, Adjunct Associate Professor, , Community Health & Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine.,
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Clinicaltrials.gov Intermediate: Registration

Registration Required Take a deeper dive into clinicaltrials.gov registration and data elements. Learn about common hang-ups and challenges and how to address them for a clean, high quality registration. . . .
Available Seats: 41
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Speaker: Meg Johnson
UMCCTS
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

7th Annual LGBTA Welcome Luncheon

Registration Required The LGBTA Luncheon is an opportunity for our entire academic and clinical community to come together to welcome and celebrate our LGBT community while exploring issues important for building an inclus . . .
Available Seats: 17
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: AS3-2119 Cube Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Lillian Faderman
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Manage and Lead: Leading Change

Registration Required We are pleased to announce the launch of our first course in the DEVELOP Module, Leading Change: How People Adapt to Change, Why They Resist It, and How to Respond to Resistance. Class Description: . . .
Available Seats: 24
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Activity-based proteomics - protein and ligand discovery on a global scale

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: AS2-2102 Auditorium, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Benjamin Cravatt, Ph.D.
The Scripps Research Institute
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Zoom Features

Registration Required Get familiar with some of the available features in zoom. . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S2-307 A & B Goff Learning Center A & B, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robin Emery
Prerequisite: Basic Zoom Account
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Sexual Harassment Awareness and Prevention Training - Department Specific

Registration Required
Available Seats: 42
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: AS9-2042 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Carla L. Carten, PhD
Thursday, September 27, 2018

“Imaging Synaptic Transmission In Vivo”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Tory Littleton, Ph.D., M.D.
Menicon Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, ,
Friday, September 28, 2018

Finding Joy in Medicine: Building Resilience and Addressing Burnout

1. Describe three signs and symptoms of burnout 2. Summarize three strategies to build resilience 3. Name specific personal joys in medicine . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S1-607 Jacqueline F. Lazare Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Stacy Potts, MD, MEd
Associate Professor of Family Med. & Comm. Health, UMass Memorial Healthcare,
Friday, September 28, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, September 28, 2018

Mindfulness for Women

Registration Required Mindfulness for Women is a lunch-time mindfulness and chair yoga session hosted by the Professional Women’s Committee and led by Andrea Ruf from the Center for Mindfulness. This session focuses on min . . .
Available Seats: 19
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: S2-351 and 352 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Andrea Ruf
Center for Mindfulness, UMass Medical School
Saturday, September 29, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Sunday, September 30, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Monday, October 1, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

UMMS Introductory Online Teaching and Learning Course for Faculty

Registration Required > Four week interactive course > One learning module per week > Estimated three-five hours per week Learning Modules: 1. Getting Ready To Teach Online - an introduction to online instru . . .
Available Seats: 21
Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location: Self Paced Online
Instructor: Academic Technology
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Sushi in the Sukkah - September 27, 2018 at 5:30pm Shabbat in the Sukkah - September 28, 2018 at 6:00pm Volleyball Courts, University Campus All are welcome to the Sukkah S . . .
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location: North Road Lawn, Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Top Hat Tuesdays

Registration Required The workshop introduces you to Top Hat. It covers setting up an account, and provides an overview of its features. Easily embed a Top Hat Classroom discussion prompt between your slides to spark a . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-401 Information Technology Conference, Medical School Building, University Campus
Prerequisite: Laptop or Notebook Computer is REQUIRED!
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Protein Prodrugs - A New Frontier in Biomedicine

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Ronald T. Raines, Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Zoom - Q&A Practice Session

Registration Required Join in on a zoom session to practice your skills, ask questions, be the host. Meeting ID: 125265778 https://umassmed.zoom.us/j/125265778 Telephone: Dial: +1 646 876 9923 (US Toll) . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Robin Emery
Prerequisite: Basic Zoom Account
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Proxy Terra Dotta Training Class

Registration Required This live online class reviews how to pre-register travel on behalf of someone else, submit your registration for approval, electronically approve travel, and how to enter your pre-travel registration . . .
Available Seats: 9
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Donna Jacobites
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Terra Dotta Training Class

Registration Required This live online class reviews how to pre-register travel in Terra Dotta for yourself, submit your registration for approval, electronically approve travel, and how to enter your pre-travel registrati . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Donna Jacobites
Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Top Hat Tuesdays

Registration Required The workshop introduces you to Top Hat. It covers setting up an account, and provides an overview of its features. Easily embed a Top Hat Classroom discussion prompt between your slides to spark a . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-401 Information Technology Conference, Medical School Building, University Campus
Prerequisite: Laptop or Notebook Computer is REQUIRED!
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Manage and Lead: Leading Change

Registration Required We are pleased to announce the launch of our first course in the DEVELOP Module, Leading Change: How People Adapt to Change, Why They Resist It, and How to Respond to Resistance. Class Description: . . .
Available Seats: 30
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S4-102 Amphitheater II, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Wednesday, October 10, 2018

"High-throughput integrative approaches to study the dynamics of Innate Immune response"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Richard Kumaran Kandasamy, PhD
Associate Professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Visiting Professor, UMMS, Department of Infectious Disases
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Zoom Beginner- Get started

Registration Required Basic introduction. Get familiar with the Web portal and desktop client, Learn about the basic features of Zoom,how to schedule, start, join and host a meeting. . . .
Available Seats: 6
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S2-307 A & B Goff Learning Center A & B, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robin Emery
Prerequisite: Basic Zoom Account
Thursday, October 11, 2018

Women's Faculty Committee Monthly Meetings FY19

Registration Required The Women’s Faculty Committee (WFC) provides input from the women faculty of all three schools at UMass Worcester (UMass Medical School, Graduate School of Nursing, Graduate School of Biomedical Scien . . .
Available Seats: 30
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-605 Library Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Thursday, October 11, 2018

"The dangers of a Collyer's genome: the retrotransposon storm hypothesis of neurodegeneration"

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Josh Dubnau, Ph.D.
Department of Anesthesiology, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook University
Friday, October 12, 2018

GME Patient Safety Module

Registration Required This training module is for GME Residents and Fellows only. It is one of the required training modules that Residents and Fellows must complete as part of the Quality & Safety curriculum. . . .
Available Seats: 1
Time: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: S2-351 and 352 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Monday, October 15, 2018

"Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration"

Registration Required UMMS and UMMHC will join the nation in recognizing the many contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the United States while celebrating and recognizing our faculty, staff, caregivers, reside . . .
Available Seats: 123
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Jennifer De Leon
Assistant Professor of English at Framingham State University
Monday, October 15, 2018

Proxy Terra Dotta Training Class

Registration Required This live online class reviews how to pre-register travel on behalf of someone else, submit your registration for approval, electronically approve travel, and how to enter your pre-travel registration . . .
Available Seats: 9
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Donna Jacobites
Monday, October 15, 2018

Terra Dotta Training Class

Registration Required This live online class reviews how to pre-register travel in Terra Dotta for yourself, submit your registration for approval, electronically approve travel, and how to enter your pre-travel registrati . . .
Available Seats: 8
Time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Online from your workstation
Instructor: Donna Jacobites
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Resource Scheduler Training Class

Registration Required
Available Seats: 9
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: S6-402 6th floor cf room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Cynthia Cote
Prerequisite: None
Thursday, October 18, 2018

Zoom Features

Registration Required Get familiar with some of the available features in zoom. . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S2-307 A & B Goff Learning Center A & B, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Robin Emery
Prerequisite: Basic Zoom Account
Thursday, October 18, 2018

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: 14
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Bonnie-Anne Mathias
Prerequisite: None
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

GME Lean Training Session

Registration Required
Available Seats: 14
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: S2-351 and 352 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Public Presentation Skills: Learn and Apply the Principles of Design and Delivery of Great Presentations

Registration Required Class Name: Public Presentation Skills - Learn and Apply the Principles of Design and Delivery of Great Presentations (Part I) Audience: All employees Instructors: Martha Streeter, Director, HR Comm . . .
Available Seats: Class Full
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Martha Streeter
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Manage and Lead: Leading Change

Registration Required We are pleased to announce the launch of our first course in the DEVELOP Module, Leading Change: How People Adapt to Change, Why They Resist It, and How to Respond to Resistance. Class Description: . . .
Available Seats: 36
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: S4-102 Amphitheater II, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Brion Carroll
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

"Phagosomal signaling links innate and adaptive immune responses in dendritic cells: Role of Adaptor protein-3"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Adriana Mantegazza, PhD
Research Scientist, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia