May 2014 Events

1
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
Preparing to Present
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

1
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Mechanistic Elucidation of Immune Signaling
Hao Wu, PhD, Asa & Patricia Springer Professor, Dept, Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Program in Cellular & Molecular Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital

2
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Room G252
Role of IK1 Ionic Current in Cardiac Excitability
Michael Klein, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Cardiology Division, USU

2
Seminar
EID
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Spatial Repellency and the Experimental Utility of a Push - Pull Strategy to Control Malaria Vectors in Northern Belize, Central America
Joseph Wagman, Senior EID Student, USU

5
Seminar
PMB
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room B
Successes and Challenges in the Global Battle Against Malaria
Bernard Nahlen, MD, Deputy Coordinator, President's Malaria Initiative, USAID, Bureau for Global Health, Office of Health, Infectious Disease & Nutrition

6
Course
LRC
3:00 – 4:00 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

7
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Suicide After Natural Disasters
CMDR Mark Page, Dental Officer, Department of Defence (Australia)

8
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
Advanced EndNote
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

8
Seminar
PMB
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Knowledge Manager from Evidence Aid
Claire Allen

8
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Neuroscience Student Seminars
TBA

9
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Room G250
T Cell Localization and Retention During Autoimmune Inflammation of the Central Nervous System
Jason R. Lees, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, USU

9
Seminar
EID
1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Fitness studies on Neisseria gonorrhoeae harboring mosaic penA alleles from ceftriaxone-resistant isolates for predicting spread of potentially untreatable gonorrhea
Leah Vincent, Senior EID Student, USU

12
Seminar
MPS
1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
A Retrospective Chart Review Examination of Demographic, Military, and Psychiatric Differences among Psychiatric Inpatients Admitted for Suicide-Ideation versus Suicide Attempt with an Emphasis on Gender
Brianne George, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Medical and Clinical Psychology Graduate Program, USU

13
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
Nursing Research Resources
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

14
Seminar
AOA
11:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room B
Innovations in Cardiac Surgery
Dr. Thomas Spray, Chair of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

14
Seminar
GSN
11:30 a.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
Daniel K Inouye Class of 2014 Award Ceremony
 

14
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
O - Chlorobenzylidene Malonontritrile (CS Riot Control Agent) Exposures and Associated Acute Respiratory Illnesses in a United States Army Basic Combat Training Cohort
MAJ Joseph Hout, PhD Candidate, USU

14-15
Event
RES
7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
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USU
USU Research Days: Celebrating Excellence in Research
Full details including agenda, speakers, and poster abstracts can be found at Research Days 2014

15
Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room D
Development of Surgery for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
Thomas Spray, MD, Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Alice Langdon Warmer Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

15
Seminar
SOM
11:30 a.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
Class of 2014 SOM Graduation Awards Ceremony
 

15
Seminar
GEO
12:00 – 12:50 p.m.
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Room A2054
Career Seminar Series in the Biomedical Sciences
Leah B. Sartorius, Boston Consulting Group

15
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Research Day

15-16
Meeting
BOR
8:00 a.m.
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Board of Regents Room
Board of Regents Meeting
 

16
Seminar
MPS
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Evaluating a Novel Eye Tracking Tool to Detect Invalid Responding in Neurocognitive Assessment
CPT David Barry, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Medical and Clinical Psychology Graduate Program, USU

17
General
USU
10:30 a.m.
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DAR Constitution Hall
USU 2014 Commencement Ceremony
Commencement speaker is Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness Jessica L. Wright

19
Seminar
MPS
8:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room B
The Development of the Cancer Survivor Profile
Briana Todd, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Medical and Clinical Psychology Graduate Program, USU

19
Seminar
MPS
10:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room A
Breastfeeding Initiation and Maintenance Among African Americans and Blacks Enrolled in a Nurse Home Visitation Program
Maj Jennifer Henderson, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Medical and Clinical Psychology Graduate Program, USU

20
Seminar
CDHAM
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
Changing Face of Conflict and Crises: Future Issues, Biodiversity and Resource Scarcity
Frederick "Skip" M. Burkle, Jr., MD, MPH, DTM, PhD (Hon.) FAAP, FACEP, Senior Fellow, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, Harvard University, Visiting Scientist, Harvard School of Public Health, Senior International Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, Senior Associate Faculty, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University, Adjunct Professor, Division of Military & Emergency Medicine, USU

20
Seminar
HRPPO
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room E
Biorepositories & Research on Biological Specimens, HIPAA and Research, Unanticipated Problem Reporting in Research
Jeffrey M. Cohen, Ph.D., CIP, CEO, HRP Consulting Group, former Director, Division of Education and Development, DHHS Office for Human Research Protections

22
Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Ras Pathway Mutations in Developmental Syndromes and Myeloid Malignancies
Kenneth Lieuw, MD, COL, MC, USA, Medical Director, Directorate of Healthcare Operation, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Pediatrics, USU

22
Seminar
MCB
3:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Humoral Immune Pathways in Response to Intact Bacteria and Soluble Antigen/Molecular Mechanism of Regulation of Inflammation in Cystic Fibrosis
Swagata Kar/Motohiro Tsuchiya

22
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Traf2 and Nck Interacting Kinase (TniK) in the Hippocampus: Epigenetics, Neurogenesis and Fear/Do Angiotensin Receptor Blockers Inhibit Microglial Activation Independently of Angiotensin Receptors/Investigating the Effects of Age on NADPH Oxidase and Glial Cell Response to Spinal Cord Injury
Steven Dash/Kwame Affram/Ramona Von-Leden

23
Seminar
EID
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Characterization of malaria diversity in the context of HIV infection
Robin Miller, Senior EID Student, USU

27
Course
LRC
3:00 – 4:00 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

28
Seminar
PHA
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Evaluation of Population Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics, and Safety of Intravenous Azithromycin in Preterm Infants at Risk For Ureaplasma Respiratory Tract Infection
Rose Marie Viscardi, Ph.D., Professor of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine

29
Course
LRC
3:00 – 4:00 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

29
Seminar
NES
3:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room D
Neuroscience Student Seminars
TBA