September 2014 Events

2
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

5
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room B
Advances in Modeling Filaria Infections In Vitro and In Vivo
Dr. Edward Mitre, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, USU

9
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

9
Seminar
BIO
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Mitochondrial Transport: Impact on Synaptic Function, Mitophagy, and Neurodegeneration
Dr. Zu-Hang Sheng, Senior Principal Investigator, Chief, Synaptic Function Section, NINDS, NIH

10
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Targeted Prevention of Excess Weight Gain and Eating Disorders in Youth
Dr. Marian Tanofsky-Kraff, Associate Professor and Clinical Practicum Co-Coordinator, Medical & Clinical Psychology, USU

10
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
The Performance of a Rank-and-Reward Program For Preventive Health Services
Dr. Lorens Helmchen, Associate Professor, George Mason University

11
Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
The Sacred Hour: Uninterrupted Skin to Skin Immediately After Birth
Raylene Phillips, MD, IBCLC, FABM, FAAP, Attending Neonatologist, Loma Linda University Medical Center & Children's Hospital, Loma Linda, CA, Medical Director of Nursery/Neonatology, Loma Linda University & Medical Center-Murrieta, Murrieta, CA, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Loma Linda University School of Medicine

11
Meeting
SOM
12:00 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
SOM Town Hall & LCME Kickoff
Arthur L. Kellermann, MD, MPH, Professor and Dean, F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine, USU

12
Seminar
PMR
7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
Advanced Technology for Wounded, Ill and Injured Veterans
State of the Science Symposium, in collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh. CME credit will be offered. Registration

12
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Room A2053
T Cell Immunotherapy: Lessons from Viruses and Cancer
Dr. Jonathan Schneck from Johns Hopkins University

12
Seminar
MCB
2:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room A
Role of Setbp1 in Myeloid Leukemia Development
Bandana Ajay Vishwakarma, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Molecular & Cell Biology Graduate Program, USU

15
Seminar
MIC
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Characterization of Plasmids in STEC/ETEC Hybrid Strains and non O157 STEC Transcriptomics
Susan R. Leonard, Ph.D., ORISE Fellow, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

16
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

16
Seminar
BIO
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room A
Human DNA polymerase eta: from chemistry to cancer biology

17
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Integrated Primary Care - Where we are, where we are going
Dr. Jeffrey Goodie, Associate Professor and Director of Clinical Training, Medical & Clinical Psychology and Associate Professor, Family Medicine, USU

17
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
What Do You Do When The Dust Settles?
Lt. Gen. (USAF Ret.) Paul K. Carlton

18
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

18
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Targeting Endogenous Cannabinoid Biosynthetic Enzymes: An "Un-Marijuana-Like" Approach to Treat Pain
Aron H. Lichtman, PhD, Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Virginia Commonwealth University

19
Seminar
BIO
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
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Room A2015
September Career Seminar Series in the Biomedical Sciences
Dr. Sabrina Joseph, Project Coordinator, WRAIR, former postdoctoral fellow, USU

19
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Room A2053
Chimeric Antigen Receptor Based Immunotherapy for Cancer: Progress and Challenges
Dr. Crystal L. Mackall, National Cancer Institute

22
Seminar
EID
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Genetic Exchange, Surface Antigens, and Inflammasome Sensors activated by Protozoan Pathogens
Michael E. Grigg, Ph.D., Senior Investigator, Molecular Parasitology Section, Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, NIAID National Institutes of Health

24
Seminar
BIO
11:30 a.m.
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Room A2052
Fixing the Conformation Cures the Disorder: Pharmacological Reorientation of Missense ABCC6 Mutants into the Plasma Membrane in the Liver Reduces Ectopic Mineralization in ABCC6-/-mice
Dr. Andras Varadi, PhD, DSC, Institute if Enzymology, RCNS, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

24
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

24
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

24
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Military Medicine Leadership Program: An Update
Dr. Neil Grunberg, Professor of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Professor of Military and Emergency Medicine, Professor of Neuroscience, Professor in the Graduate School of Nursing, and Course Director of Medical Psychology, USU

24
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Considerations Regarding Screening for Respiratory Conditions Related to Airborne Hazards
Dr. Coleen Baird, Program Manager, U.S. Army Public Health Command

24
Seminar
GSN
3:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room F
The Identification and Functional Characterization of RYR1 Sequence Variants Associated with Malignant Hyperthermia Susceptibility
Steve G. Gonsalves, USPHS, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Daniel K. Inouye Graduate School of Nursing, PhD in Nursing Science Program, USU

25
Seminar
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Developing Inhibitors of TdP1 Protein for Anticancer Therapy
Sanjay V. Malhotra, PhD, FRSC, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, NCI, NIH

26
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Dysregulated Signaling and Apoptosis Resistance: Common Links in Lymphoproliferative Disease
Andrew L. Snow, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, USU

29
Seminar
MIC
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Stats on STAT diseases: Human disorders of STAT function providing insight into atopy and immune dysregulation
Joshua Milner, MD, Chief, Genetics and Pathogenesis of Allergy Section, NIAID, NIH

29
Seminar
CHAMP
12:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room E
Protein Requirements for Warfighters
Stefan M. Pasiakos, PhD Nutritional Physiologist, Military Nutrition Division, US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine