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Number of events: 21

Events

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

From mechanism to applications on CRISPR-Cas systems

RTI Faculty Candidate Chalk Talk . . .
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: AS5-2072 Conference Room, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Ailong Ke, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University
Thursday, January 23, 2020

UM-Plan Budget System Training 13068

Registration Required Learn how to use the new UM-Plan budget tool to prepare and submit a department budget. . . .
Available Seats: 10
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: HR Training Room@South Street, 333 South Street Building, South Street Campus
Instructor: Budget Office Team
Thursday, January 23, 2020

“Mechanisms for Fast Dopamine Signaling”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Pascal Kaeser, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School,
Thursday, January 23, 2020

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: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind
Thursday, January 23, 2020

“Using new behavioral technologies as a lens for action selection and reinforcement learning ”

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Jeffrey Markowitz, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
Friday, January 24, 2020

Creating an Optimal Learning Environment at UMMS and UMMHC: GQ/Clerkship Annual Update and Discussion

Participants will be able to identify and discuss classifications of mistreatment. ?Participants will be able to describe the barriers to reporting cases of mistreatment. ?Participants will be able . . .
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S1-607 Goff Lazare Auditorium, Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Anne Larkin, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Senior Associate Dean of Educational Affairs, Surgical Oncology,
Monday, January 27, 2020

“The strange synapses of the basal ganglia and their function in action selection.”

Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Michael Wallace, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Sabatini Lab, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
Monday, January 27, 2020

At the cusp of life and death: transitions at the single cell level

Faculty Candidate Seminar . . .
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: AS8-2072 Conference Room - Large, Albert Sherman Center Building, University Campus
Speaker: Hyun Youk, PhD
Assistant Professor Physics & Quantitative Biology Delft University of Technology
Tuesday, January 28, 2020

“Conversations Supporting People with Diabetes To Significantly Improve Health and Life Outcomes; Some clinical and personal perspectives that include thoughts from my one million friends with diabetes!”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-203 Worcester Foundation Board Room, Second Floor, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Paul B. Madden, M.Ed.
Madden Diabetes & Wellness LLC
Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Deconstructing bioluminescence: from molecular detail to in vivo imaging

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Spencer Adams
Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology Program
Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Zoom Training

Registration Required Web based collaboration tool . . .
Available Seats: 102
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: S1-607 Jacqueline F. Lazare Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Amy Devlin and Celina Frias
Wednesday, January 29, 2020

“Food cue inhibition of AgRP neurons by a lateral hypothalamic circuit guides learning.”

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Janet Berrios (Wallace), Ph.D.
Research Fellow, Lowell Lab, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
Thursday, January 30, 2020

Hallway Portuguese

Registration Required All are welcomed! Todos são bem-vindos! The Language of Healthcare Employee Resource Group and the Latinx/Hispanic Employee Resource Group invites you to learn a few friendly phrases in Portuguese. . . .
Available Seats: 49
Time: 12:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: TBD, Marlborough Hospital Campus
Thursday, January 30, 2020

“Mechanisms and function of neuronal oscillation in deafferentated retinas”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Ching-Kang Jason Chen, Ph.D.
Professor and Alice R. McPherson Retina Research Foundation Endowed Chair , Department of Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine
Thursday, January 30, 2020

“How schistosomes impede immunity and thrombosis”

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Patrick Skelly, Ph.D.
Professor/Associate Chair, Dept. of Infectious Disease & Global Health, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University
Friday, January 31, 2020

The Pediatric Microbiome and Probiotics: The State of the Field

Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: S1-607 Jacqueline F. Lazare Auditorium (GLC), Medical School Building, University Campus
Speaker: Victoria Martin MD, MPH
Co-Director, GI Section, Food Allergy Center , Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School , Pedi. Gastro. & Nutrition, MassGeneral Hosp. for Children , Shreffler Lab, Center for Immunology & Inflammatory Diseases ,
Monday, February 3, 2020

“Recombinant Adeno-associated Virus-mediated in vivo Gene Transfer: biology, applications, challenges and approaches”

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: B2 - 3rd floor Seminar Room, Biotech 2 Building, University Campus
Speaker: Guangping Gao, PhD
Professor, Microbiology & Physiological Systems, Penelope Booth Rockwell Professor in Biomedical Research, Co-Director, Li Weibo Institute for Rare Diseases Research, Director, Horae Gene Therapy Center and Vector Core, University of Massachusetts Me
Thursday, February 6, 2020

“Pain and Neuro-immune signaling in infection and host defense”

Time: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
Location: LRB-716 7th Floor, Tara Bean Conference Room, Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Isaac Chiu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Immunology, Harvard Medical School,
Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Nanoscale Control of Light and Energy

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: LRB-816 Seminar/Conference Room , Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building, University Campus
Speaker: Daniel Congreve, Ph.D.
Rowland Institute at Harvard
Thursday, February 13, 2020

2019-2020 Women's Faculty Committee

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: 50
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: S1-605 Library Conference Room, Medical School Building, University Campus
Friday, February 21, 2020

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: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: S2-351 2nd floor, Medical School Building, University Campus
Instructor: Mitch Gitkind