March 2014 Events

3
Seminar
EID
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
High throughput screening and antivirals: From basic to translational research
Dr. Lijun Rong, Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago

4
Seminar
AOPD
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Hall D
The New Army Physical Training Program
Army Officer Professional Development Seminar Series
Presents: MAJ Feltwell from the Army Physical Fitness School at Fort Jackson, South Carolina

4
Seminar
BID
12:00 p.m.
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Room G250
Can we substitute mobile apps for patient handouts?: A randomized controlled trial
Christy JW Ledford, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, USU

4
Seminar
GSN
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Comparative vector bionomics of two genetically distinct populations of Anopheles darlingi Root from Belize and Peru
Carol L. Stocks, RN, MHSA, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), PhD Candidate, Daniel K Inouye Graduate School of Nursing, USU

4
Course
LRC
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
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D2013
First Floor Classroom
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

4
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room D
Ubiquitination in the Regulation of NF-kB Signaling & Immune Function
Shao-Cong Sun, PhD, Moshe Talpaz Endowed Chair in Immunology, Professor of Immunology, Co-Director, Center for Inflammation & Cancer, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Oncology

5
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Health Behaviors Associated with Use of Body Building, Weight Loss, and Performance Enhancing Supplements Based on 2005 Active- Duty Military Personnel Survey
Dr. Tzu-Cheg Kao, Professor, Biostatistics and Epidemiology Division, Department of Preventive medicine and Biometrics, USU

5
Seminar
EID
2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Comparative vector bionomics of two genetically distinct populations of Anopheles darlingi Root from Belize and Peru
Paige Sachs, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Emerging Infectious Diseases Graduate Program, USU

5
Seminar
SUR
3:00 – 4:15 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
29th Annual David Packard Lecture
Brent C. James, M.D., M.Stat., Executive Director, Chief Quality Officer, Institute for Health Care Delivery Research, Intermountain Health Care

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Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
Essential Search Skills
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

6
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Genetically engineered cancer models in basic discovery & translation to the clinic
Terry Van Dyke, PhD, Director, Center for Advanced Preclinical Research, Sr. Investigator, Mouse Cancer Genetics Program, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research

7
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Room A2052
Complement Activation in Mild TBI
Dr. Chantal Moratz, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Immunology Division, USU

7
Seminar
BDE
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
Leadership Brief
LTG (Ret.) Kathleen Gainey, former deputy commander of the US Transportation Command

7
Seminar
EID
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Using the Shigella Minimal Invasion Plasmid (SMIP) to identify a novel inhibitor of virB expression in Shigella
Kimberly Bliven, Senior Emerging Infectious Diseases Graduate Program Student, USU

10
Seminar
MIC
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Regulation of Gene Expression in Bacteria: Repression without Repressors
Charles Turnbough, Jr., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Alabama-Birmingham

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Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
PubMed
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

12
Seminar
AFRRI
10:30 a.m.
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AFRRI Conference Room
Decorporation of internalized radionuclides
John F. Kalinich, PhD, Internal Contamination and Metal Toxicity Program, AFRRI

12
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Career Experiences
CDR Rose Rice, an Active Duty Navy psychologist

12
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Military Adventures with Adenovirus
CAPT Kevin Russell, Director, Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center

13
Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Development of a Whole Organism Malaria Vaccine
Judith Epstein, MD, CAPT, MC, USN, Clinical Director, Naval Medical Research Center Malaria Vaccine Program, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

13
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
Factors, Rankings, and Bibliometrics
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

13
Seminar
GHIG
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Institute of Medicine's Global Health (GH) programs
Dr. Patrick Kelley, Director of the Board on Global Health at the Institute of Medicine (IOM)

13
Seminar
BDE
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room E
VADM Nathan Leadership Brief
Vice Admiral Matthew Nathan, the 37th surgeon general of the Navy, chief of the Navy's Bureau of Medicine and Surgery

13
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Sex Steriods and Affective Adaptation
Peter Schmidt, PhD, Chief, Section on Behavioral Endocrinology, NIMH, DIRP

14
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Room G252
Influenza Vaccine Design: Role of Cross-Reactivity to 'Self' and 'Other' when Designing Vaccines and Therapeutics
Dr. Annie De Groot, Institute for Immunology and Informatics (URI) and EpiVax

14
Seminar
BDE
1:00 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
LTG (ret) Gainey Leadership Brief
Lieutenant (ret) General Kathleen Gainey, formerly in the US Army serving as the TRANSCOM Deputy Commander

14
Seminar
EID
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
L. sigmodontis infection in mice protects against type III hypersensitivity
Holly Evans, Senior EID Student, USU

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General
EEO
9:30 a.m.
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USU Cafeteria
Special Emphasis Observances
Brigadier General Gina M. Grosso, Director of the Air Force Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SARA), Office of the Vice Chief of Staff, Headquarters U.S. Air Force

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Seminar
BIO
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room A
Watching AID/Apobec3G Scan ssDNA and Transcribed dsDNA With Single Molecular Resolution
David Rueda, Ph.D, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Imperial College

18
Meeting
GHIG
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
GHIG General Assembly Meeting
GHIG members and interested Students, Faculty, and Staff

19
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
E-ciagrette (and menthol) wars: Are science and policy clashing?
Dr. Niaura is the Associate Director for Science at the Schroeder Institute for Tobbaco Research and Policy Studies at Legacy™

19
Seminar
PMB
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Developing a Malaria Vaccine for the U.S. Military
CAPT Eileen Villasante, Head, Malaria Department, Naval medical Research Center (NMRC)

20
Seminar
GEO
12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
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Room A2054
Career Seminar Series in the Biomedical Sciences
Fraser Brown, Attorney

20
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Prostaglandins Regulate the Stop & Go of Actin Remodeling
Tina L. Tootle, PhD, Assistant Professor, Anatomy and Cell Biology Dept, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine

21
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Room G252
Synergy between Radiation and Wound: Biological Effects and Therapy
Dr. Juliann G. Kiang

21
Seminar
GSN
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room F
ICPSR Briefing
George Alter PhD, Director, Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)

21
Seminar
EID
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Investigation of Genotype Variations in Orientia tsutsugamushi as Possible Predictors of Severe Disease
Kristin Mullins, Senior EID Student, USU

24
Seminar
BDE
11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
RADM Faison Leadership Brief
Rear Admiral C. Forrest Faison, III, Deputy Surgeon General of the Navy

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Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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First Floor Classroom
EndNote Basics
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

26
Seminar
PHA
12:00 p.m.
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Room A2053
What Do Protein Aggregation and Darwinian Evolution Have in Common
Ilia Basakov, Ph.D., Professor, Center For Biomedical Engineering and Technology, Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine

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Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip- Clicks, Clunks and Other Confusing Issues
Blaise Nemeth, MD, MS, Clinical Director, Pediatric Orthopedics, Associate Professor (CHS), Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

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General
STU
12:00 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
Apollo Society Open-Mic
Open to everyone, presenting music, spoken-word, writing, dance, comedy, artwork, videography, and visual art of the USU community

27
Course
LRC
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
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First Floor Classroom
Advanced EndNote
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

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Seminar
EID
1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Comparisons of Native and Chimeric Shiga Toxins Indicate that the Binding Subunit Dictates Degree of Toxicity
Lisa Russo, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Emerging Infectious Diseases Graduate Program, USU

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Seminar
EID
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
The Mechanism of Protein Secretion by the Bacterial Autotransporter Pathway
Harris D. Bernstein, Ph.D., Senior Investigator, Genetics and Biochemistry Branch, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health