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Number of events: 25

Events

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Dinner in the Sukkah - October 14, 2019 at 5:30pm All are welcome to the Sukkah October 13- October 20. It is located on University Campus on the Volleyball court (North Road) . . .
Time: 12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location: TBD, University Campus
Thursday, October 17, 2019

Introduction to JDXpert, the New Human Resources Job Description Management System (SCH)

Registration Required The UMMS Human Resources Department is continuously looking for ways to improve our processes to enhance the customer experience. Our new JDX job description management system is a cloud web-based so . . .
Available Seats: 89
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: S2-102 Amphitheater I, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Maryann Sanders, Director, Compensation & Total Rewards
Thursday, October 17, 2019

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: 10
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Thursday, October 17, 2019

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Ophthalmology

UMass Eye: Vision Seminar Series Hosted by: Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences . . .
Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Judy E. Kim, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology , Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery, Director, Teleophthalmology and Research, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, Medical College of Wisconsin, The Eye Institute ,
Friday, October 18, 2019

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Dinner in the Sukkah - October 14, 2019 at 5:30pm All are welcome to the Sukkah October 13- October 20. It is located on University Campus on the Volleyball court (North Road) . . .
Time: 12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location: TBD, University Campus
Friday, October 18, 2019

LGBTA Network Potluck Social Event

Registration Required The Lesbian Gay Bisexual, Transgender and Ally (LGBTA) sub-committee invite ALL Faculty, Staff and Students to an informal Potluck Event at the home of Damien Montoya, the LGBTA Committee Co-Chair. G . . .
Available Seats: 38
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: TBD, Off Campus Campus
Speaker: Damien Montoya
Co-Chair for the LGBTA Committee
Saturday, October 19, 2019

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Dinner in the Sukkah - October 14, 2019 at 5:30pm All are welcome to the Sukkah October 13- October 20. It is located on University Campus on the Volleyball court (North Road) . . .
Time: 12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location: TBD, University Campus
Sunday, October 20, 2019

Sukkoth Holiday Observance Celebration

Special Celebrations Dinner in the Sukkah - October 14, 2019 at 5:30pm All are welcome to the Sukkah October 13- October 20. It is located on University Campus on the Volleyball court (North Road) . . .
Time: 12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location: TBD, University Campus
Monday, October 21, 2019

The Breakdown of Neural Circuit Function Under Volatile Anesthesia: in vivo, Multi-neuron Imaging in C. elegans

Time: 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Location: AS4-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Christopher Gabel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dept. of Physiology and Biophysics,, Boston University School of Medicine
Monday, October 21, 2019

“How the Ribosome Accurately Builds Proteins:Visualizing Translation by Cryo-EM"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Andrei Korostelev, Ph.D
RNA Therapeutics Institute and, Department of Biochemistry and, Molecular Pharmacology, UMass Medical School
Monday, October 21, 2019

Spread Kindness -Civility in Action - Making a Difference at UMASS

Stop by the Albert Sherman Café from 12:30 – 2 p.m. and take 2 apples or candy – One to Share and One for You! Come and learn what the Civility Sub-Committee is all about. The Civility Committee pro . . .
Time: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: ASC ASC lobby, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Current Innovation Opportunities in IVF

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-203 Worcester Foundation Board Room, Second Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: John J. Yeh, MD
Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Thursday, October 24, 2019

Invention, Dissemination and Impact or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love DIY Publishing

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS4-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Andrew York, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator and Head of Microscopy, Calico Labs
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Managing Employee Performance and the Corrective Action Process

Registration Required In order to be successful, employees need a solid understanding of their job duties and performance expectations in their role at UMMS. When members of your team do not meet your expectations for perf . . .
Available Seats: 22
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: 1048 & 1049 Seminar Rooms 2&3, Research & Development Building Building, Mass Biologics Lab (MBL) Campus
Instructor: Paul Smith, Manager, Employee Relations/Senior Investigator
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

A retirement planning webinar series exclusively for Massachusetts State Employees!

Registration Required Join us for our next retirement webinar with a presentation by the Massachusetts State Retirement Board. Your MSERS pension benefit such as: membership and creditable service, retirement options, sur . . .
Available Seats: 183
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S6-102 a Amphitheater III, Medical School Building, University Campus
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Managing Employee Performance and the Corrective Action Process

Registration Required In order to be successful, employees need a solid understanding of their job duties and performance expectations in their role at UMMS. When members of your team do not meet your expectations for perf . . .
Available Seats: 25
Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: 1048 & 1049 Seminar Rooms 2&3, Research & Development Building Building, Mass Biologics Lab (MBL) Campus
Instructor: Paul Smith, Manager, Employee Relations/Senior Investigator
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Arginine methylation regulates DNA damage signaling, the p53 response and resolution of RNA/DNA hybrids

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Stephane Richard, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Associate Director of Research Space,Lady Davis Institute, James McGill Professor, McGill University
Thursday, October 31, 2019

BuyWays Requisitioner Training

Registration Required UMass BuyWays is the University's one-stop shopping system for eProcurement users. Upon completion of this topic, you will be able to: •Create a cart •Fill a requisition request •Find and view as . . .
Available Seats: 5
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Lisa Hennessy
Prerequisite: None
Thursday, October 31, 2019

“Repeated exposure to insufficient sleep in humans: Consequences and recovery”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Janet Mullington, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center , Harvard Medical School
Thursday, November 7, 2019

Crucial Accountability

Registration Required Please note that this training consist of two days. You must commit to both sessions. The dates of this session are as follows: Thursday, November 7th, 8:30am - 12:00pm Friday, November 8th, 8: . . .
Available Seats: 1
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS1.2130 East (MPR) Multi-Purpose Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Instructor: Dr. Mitch Gitkind
Thursday, November 7, 2019

Learning microbiome biology from hospitalized patients

Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: AS7-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Joao Xavier, PhD
Associate Faculty Member , Program for Computational and Systems Biology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Thursday, November 7, 2019

“Translational control of circadian physiology and disease in mammals”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Ruifeng (Ray) Cao, MD, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Minnesota Medical School
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Genetic Differences in Type 2 Diabetes Etiologies Across Ancestries

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-203 Worcester Foundation Board Room, Second Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Cassandra N. Spracklen, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Thursday, November 14, 2019

"Internal and external sensory systems"

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Stephen Liberles, Ph.D.
Professor, HHMI Investigator, Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School
Thursday, November 14, 2019

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: 15
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind