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Number of events: 27

Events

Monday, January 21, 2019

"A novel requirement for Xist-RNA mediated X-chromosome inactivation maintenance in female-biased autoimmunity"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-203 Worcester Foundation Board Room, Second Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Camille M. Syrett
Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Pennsylvania
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

GME Lean Training Session

Registration Required
Available Seats: 18
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Top Hat Tuesdays

Registration Required This workshop will introduce you to Top Hat, an interactive software that enables faculty to deploy online polls, quizzes, discussions, and homework. Students respond using their mobile devices, lapto . . .
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!
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy

Time: 12:15 PM - 12:15 PM
Location: LRB-203 Worcester Foundation Board Room, Second Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Elizabeth N. Pearce, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine in the Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Factors Associated with Weight Management Counseling Training During Primary Care Core Clerkships

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS9-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Karen Ashe
Clinical & Population Health Research Program
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

"ApoE functions in the circulation and the brain. Implications for cardiovascular disease and Alzheimer's disease"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 2x Two Biotech 2nd Floor Conference Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Vassilis I. Zannis, Ph.D.
Professor, Boston University
Thursday, January 24, 2019

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: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Live Online Webinar
Instructor: Donna Jacobites
Thursday, January 24, 2019

Through the lens of single-cell mass cytometry: a systems-level view of muscle regeneration

Faculty Candidate Seminar . . .
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Ermelinda Porpiglia, PhD
Academic Scientist, Department of Microbiology and Immunology Stanford University
Thursday, January 24, 2019

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: 10
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Live Online Webinar
Instructor: Donna Jacobites
Thursday, January 24, 2019

“Serotonergic control of feeding behaviors in C. elegans”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Steven W. Flavell, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Picower Institute of Learning and Memory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Friday, January 25, 2019

Update on Kawasaki Disease

1. Review and understand the revised diagnostic algrorithm for incomplete Kawasaki disease (American Heart Association 2017 guidelines). 2. Treatment options for high-risk/IVIG-resistant Kawasaki dis . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S1-607 Goff Lazare Auditorium, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Kevin Friedman, MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology, Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School,
Monday, January 28, 2019

31st Annual Tribute to Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Registration Required Remembering... Through Service “Everybody can be great... because anybody can serve" -Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Our annual MLK Celebration of Service is an opportunity for our community . . .
Available Seats: 26
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-342 Faculty Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Jason Johnson, PhD
Political Contributor at MSNBC
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Top Hat Tuesdays

Registration Required This workshop will introduce you to Top Hat, an interactive software that enables faculty to deploy online polls, quizzes, discussions, and homework. Students respond using their mobile devices, lapto . . .
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, January 30, 2019

Molecular Events in the Progression of Alzheimer's Disease

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Lee Makowski, Ph.D.
Northeastern University
Monday, February 4, 2019

“The epididymis as an integrator of systemic signaling in mammalian reproduction”

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Oliver J. Rando, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology,
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

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: 8
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Bonnie-Anne Mathias & Lisa Hennessy
Prerequisite: None
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Top Hat Tuesdays

Registration Required This workshop will introduce you to Top Hat, an interactive software that enables faculty to deploy online polls, quizzes, discussions, and homework. Students respond using their mobile devices, lapto . . .
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, February 6, 2019

"Unraveling the mechanisms of immunity to malaria"

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-316 Tear Conference room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Peter D. Crompton, MD, MPH
Senior Investigator, Malaria Infection Biology & Immunity Section, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Thursday, February 7, 2019

"Molecular constituents of synaptic transmission and plasticity"

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Susumu Tomita, PhD
Professor, Cellular and Molecular Physiology/Neuroscience, Yale University
Monday, February 11, 2019

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: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Live Online Webinar
Instructor: Donna Jacobites
Monday, February 11, 2019

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: 10
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Live Online Webinar
Instructor: Donna Jacobites
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Top Hat Tuesdays

Registration Required This workshop will introduce you to Top Hat, an interactive software that enables faculty to deploy online polls, quizzes, discussions, and homework. Students respond using their mobile devices, lapto . . .
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!
Thursday, February 14, 2019

“An AAV-deliverable, Hyper-Accurate Cas9 with Broad Targeting Range for Genome Editing”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Erik Sontheimer, Ph.D.
Professor, RNA Therapeutics Institute, University of Massachusetts Medical School,
Thursday, February 14, 2019

Toward a Functional Cure of HIV with CAR-T Cells: Taking Aim at a Genetic Moving Target

Dr. Edward A. Berger, PhD Chief, Molecular Structure Section NIAID, NIH Laboratory of Viral Diseases . . .
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: AS6-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Dr. Edward A.Berger
Chief, Molecular Structure Section, Laboratory of Viral Diseases, NIAID - National Institutes of Health
Friday, February 15, 2019

GME Lean Training Session

Registration Required
Available Seats: 1
Time: 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Clothing Collection for the 7th Annual Dress for Success Drive - February 19 - Mfarch 8, 2019

The Professional Women’s Committee and the Diversity & Inclusion Office is proud to sponsor a clothing drive to benefit Dress for Success Worcester. This is an exciting honor and one that we call ALL . . .
Time: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: TBD
Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Resource Scheduler Training Class

Registration Required
Available Seats: 9
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: S6-402 6th floor cf room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Cynthia Cote
Prerequisite: None