November 2014 Events

3
Seminar
MIC
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
A lymphocyte activation pathway, repurposed to regulate endothelial cell function: Implications for barrier maintenance
Peter C. Lucas, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, Departments of Pathology and Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

4
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

4
Seminar
NES
2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Alterations of Functional Properties of Hippocampal Networks Following Repetitive Closed-Head Injury
Omar Logue, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Neuroscience Graduate Program, USU

5
Seminar
CHAMP
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room D
Protein Recommendations for Warfighters: from Policy to Reality to Confusion
Stefan M. Pasiakos, Ph.D.,Nutritional Physiologist, US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine

5
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Life Long Learning in the Science & Practice of Psychology
Dr. Tracy Sbrocco, Associate Professor of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Director of Research, USU Center for Health Disparities

5
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Research and Practice: National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Health
Dr. Kenneth Schor, Director , National Center for Disaster Medicine and Public Heath, USU

5
Seminar
RES
1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
What you should know about the NIH Scientific Review Process
Dr. Sy Garte, Interim Vice President for Research, USU

6
Seminar
CHAMP
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room D
The PROMIS of PROs (Patient Reported Outcomes) in Clinical Research
Margaret Bevans RN, PhD, AOCN®, CDR, United States Public Health Service, Clinical Nurse Scientist, National Institutes of Health Clinical Center

6
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Sirtuins are Viral Restriction Factors
Thomas Shenk, PhD, James S. Elkins Jr. Professor in the Life Sciences, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University

7
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room B
The Pro-Resolving Lipid Resolvin D1 Attenuates Tobacco Smoke Induced Lung Injury and Increases Alternatively Activated M2 Macrophages
Richard P. Phipps, Ph.D., Wright Family Professor of Environmental Medicine and Microbiology and Immunology, University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry

7
Seminar
AFRRI
10:30 a.m.
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AFRRI Conference Room
Low Dose Radiation Studies at AFRRI: The High and the Low of it
Alexandra Miller, Ph.D., Research Biologist, AFRRI

12
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Enabling Drowning Risk Reduction at Yosemite National Park: Results of a Needs Assessment
Dr. Deborah Girasek, Director, Social and Behavioral Sciences, PMB, USU

12
Seminar
PHA
1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Dissecting Novel Regulatory Mechanisms of RTK/Ras Signaling to Identify New Therapeutic Targets
Robert L. Kortum, M.D., Ph.D., Research Fellow, Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biology, National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health

13
Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Risk and Resiliency: Military Families
Molinda Chartrand, LtCol, USAF, MC, Division Head, Pediatric Subspecialty, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth

14
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Host Defense and Pathogen Proteases
Terez Shea-Donohue Ph.D., Professor of Medicine and Radiation Oncology, University of Maryland, School of Medicine

14
Seminar
AFRRI
10:30 a.m.
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AFRRI Conference Room
Research Studies Involving Fukushima - Activities of Hirosaki University Research Group
Tomisato Muira, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Pathologic Analysis, Division of Medical Life Sciences, Hirosaki University Graduate School of Health Sciences

14
Seminar
PMB
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Schistosomiasis control and elimination: Where are we and how will we find the best way forward?
Daniel G. Colley, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology and Director, Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases University of Georgia

17
Seminar
MIC
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Phosphate Sensing and Immune Evasion
Dr. Anna Tischler, Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Department of Microbiology

18
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

18
Seminar
BIO
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room A
Structural Insight into the Biogenesis of Beta Barrel Membrane Proteins

18
Seminar
FMIG
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
Apollo Society Open Mic!
Share in the performances and original art created by our medical, graduate and nursing students, professors, and staff at USU and by our friends at Walter Reed. Winner of the Apollo Society Poetry Contest will be announced

19
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM)
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

19
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Contributions of the Department of Defense Serum Repository to Multiple Sclerosis and Type 1 Diabetes Research
Dr. Alberto Ascherio, Professor, Epidemiology and Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health

19
Seminar
HRPP
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room E
Exempt and Expedited Review of Human Research Protocols
Dana Evans, IRB Professional

19
Meeting
USU
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
President's Town Hall
Dr. Charles L. Rice, President, USU

19
Course
LRC
3:00 – 4:00 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

20
Seminar
HRPP
10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room D
Town Hall Meeting about the IRB Process
Members of the Research Regulatory Oversight Office (R2O2) from the Readiness Division, Defense Health Agency

20
Seminar
CDHAM
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
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Room G028
Operation United Assistance- Deployment of a USAF ETU-Ebola Treatment Unit
Sean L. Murphy, Brigadier General, USAF, MC Command Surgeon, Air Combat Command

20
Seminar
MEM
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Head Banging
Melissa Givens MD, MPH, FACEP, VACMT, LTC(P), MC, USA, Department of Military and Emergency Medicine, USU

20
Seminar
SUR
12:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Improvements in Prostate Cancer Risk Stratification: A Translational Research Approach
Jennifer Cullen Meyer, PhD, MPH, Director of Epidemiologic Research, Center for Prostate Disease Research, The Norman M. Rich Department of Surgery, USU

20
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

20
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Biophysical Studies of HTLV-1 Particle Structure and Assembly
Louis M. Mansky, PhD, Professor and Director, Institute for Molecular Virology, University of Minnesota

20
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Synaptic Plasticity: From Learning and Memory to Addiction
Jeffrey Edwards, PhD, President; Intermountain Society for Neuroscience Branch, Brigham Young University, Physiology and Developmental Biology; Neuroscience Center

21
Seminar
GSN
11:00 a.m.
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Room G250
Adoption of a Comprehensive Emergency Management Program: VA Employee Perceptions
Mary Pat Couig, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, PhD in Nursing Science Program, USU

21
Seminar
PAT
1:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Immunotoxin Therapy of Leukemia and Mesothelioma: From Concept to Clinical Reality
Ira Pastan, MD, National Institutes of Health, Distinguished Investigator

25
Course
LRC
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
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First Floor Classroom
EndNote Online & Syncing
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php