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Oct 15, 2019

Oct 15, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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PubMed is the National Library of Medicine’s index to the medical literature and includes over 26 million bibliographic citations in life sciences. This one-hour session will show you how to improve your search results by using subject headings (MeSH) and advanced keyword searching techniques.

Oct 15, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

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Opening remarks by E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD; “Personal Response Profiles in Complex Disease” by Alejandro Pezzulo, MD, “Insulin/IGF-1 regulate muscle mitochondrial function via FoxOs” by Brian O’Neill, MD, PhD, “Comparative Effectiveness Research using Observational Data: The Case of Oral Anticoagulants” by Mary Vaughan-Sarrazin, PhD, “A Small Talk about Big Data” by Philip Polgreen, MD, MPH

Oct 15, 2019

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

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"Enabling new discovery and implementation science using large biobanks" by Dan M. Roden, MD, CM, Vanderbilt University

Oct 15, 2019

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Seminar Title: "Chlamydia is a Master Cell Biologist: The Secret Life of an Intracellular Pathogen" Joanne Engel, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine and Microbiology/Immunology, Chief of the Division of Infectious Disease, University of California - San Francisco Hosted by Mary Weber, PhD and Lilliana Radoshevich, PhD

Oct 15, 2019

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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Internal Medicine Research Day Poster Session - hors d'ouevres available

Oct 15, 2019

7:00 PM

Visual Arts Building, E125

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Yvonne Escalante is an artist and educator who lives and works in San José, California. Raised in Southern California, Escalante received her BFA from California State University, Long Beach and later earned her MFA from San José State University, where she now runs the Jewelry and Small Metals area. Her art utilizes traditional metalsmithing techniques in multi-media sculptures and installations that explore themes of cultural, social, and environmental justice. Escalante’s work has been ex...

Oct 15, 2019

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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The 2019 fall philanthropy talk, featuring University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery and his wife Margaret McCaffery, will take place on Tuesday, October 15. This moderated discussion will be held from 7 – 8 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Iowa Memorial Union. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The McCafferys want to help find a cure for cancer. Learn more about their work with the American Cancer Society and Coaches vs. Cancer—and their role in creating a new cancer center for adol...

Oct 16, 2019

Oct 16, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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In this class you’ll learn about data sharing requirements and considerations, and where and how to maximize the impact of your research through sharing or publishing research data.

Oct 16, 2019

3:00 PM

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Scott Icenogle (BA Communication Studies '91), a 2019 College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Alumni Fellow, is the Music Composer for the television shows "Will & Grace" (NBC) and "The History of Comedy" (CNN). Mr. Icenogle will be in conversation with Professor of Communication Studies Kembrew McLeod as they discuss his "not so straight path to Hollywood." The public is welcome, and tickets are not required. While a student at Iowa, Mr. Icenogle—a Communication Studies major—spent a great d...

Oct 16, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Associate Professor of History and Geography Tyler Priest will share his research and work on a website devoted to documenting and narrating the story of Royal Dutch Shell's pioneering development of the Mars basin in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (3,000 feet of water).

Oct 17, 2019

3:30 PM

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Join Dr. John Eiler, a 2019 Alumni Fellow of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, for a talk on "The Body Temperatures of Dinosaurs." John Eiler (BS Geology '89) is the Robert P. Sharp Professor of Geology and Geochemistry at the California Institute of Technology. He is a geologist and geochemist specializing in the distribution of the stable isotopes among natural materials. His research group is best known for developing the study of natural molecules containing two or more rare is...

Oct 17, 2019

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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UI Department of Philosophy: Small group discussion on "The Insanity Defense for Corporations" led by Prof. Mihailis Diamantis, Associate Professor of Law University of Iowa. Abstract: Corporations can behave in cruel and irrational ways.  Commentators observing this sometimes say those corporations must have a mental illness. I'll argue that severe mental illness can defeat a corporation's moral responsibility. When it does, corporations charged with criminal conduct should be able to claim...

Oct 17, 2019

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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Eight Years to the Moon: History and Legacy of the Apollo Era Thursday, October 17, 2019 7PM, Van Allen Hall, Lecture Room 2 In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Moon landing, author Nancy Atkinson and former NASA simulation supervisor Dick Koos will present a talk from 7-7:45PM. Afterward from 7:45-8:30PM, University of Iowa faculty and staff leading ongoing space missions will participate in a panel session moderated by Nancy Atkinson.

Oct 18, 2019

Oct 18, 2019

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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The University of Iowa’s fifth Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition challenges graduate students to clearly and concisely articulate complex research to non-specialist audiences. Prizes: Each contestant who advances to the Final Round will win a $250 cash prize. There will be additional prizes for: $500 dollars for 1st place (decided by judges) and the option for funded to travel to Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) 2019  $250 for honorable mention (decided by ...

Oct 20, 2019

Oct 20, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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The IWP and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of highlights from three of the writers' best works! Carlos GAMERRO (fiction, translation, nonfiction; Argentina) has authored six novels, most recently Cardenio (2016), a collection of short stories, and a body of literary criticism, as well as translations of seminal English-language literary works including Shakespeare, W. H. Auden, and Harold Blo...

Oct 21, 2019

Oct 21, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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For those already using Endnote, this class teaches you to maximize the tool. You’ll learn about the Endnote options for sharing so that you can collaborate effectively. From exporting and importing to syncing and sharing, this class will help you manage your information seamlessly on the desktop, on the web, and on mobile device.

Oct 22, 2019

Oct 22, 2019

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Seminar Title: "Single-Molecule and Single-Cell Characterization of Cell Adhesion and Viral Receptors" Xiaohui "Frank" Zhang, PhDAssociate Professor, Bioengineering, Mechanical Engineering & Mechanics, Lehigh University Hosted by Wendy Maury, PhD

Oct 22, 2019

6:00 PM

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A new free film every Sunday! Tour the far reaches of global cinema through films created or chosen by the International Writing Program (IWP) Fall Residents. Free and open to the public, just like the rest of IWP's events. Stay for a Q&A after the screening.  * Special Cinematheque time & location * TUESDAY 10/22, 6PM FilmScene * Chauncey * IWP and Bijou Present: Breve historia del planeta verde [Brief Story from the Green Planet] (Argentina)   Presented by IWP writer-in-residence:  Sa...

Oct 23, 2019

Oct 23, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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This class will focus on tips and techniques for carrying out a successful literature search in support of a systematic review. Topics will include techniques for developing search strategies, deciding which databases to search and how to seek out grey literature for a given topic. There will also be discussion on selecting journals for hand searching, documenting search strategies, and saving and organizing references. NOTE: We suggest that “Nuts and Bolts of a Systematic Review” be taken ...

Oct 23, 2019

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

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George Wehby, PhD, professor of health management and policy at the University of Iowa College of Public Health, will present the 2019 Distinguished Faculty Lecture, "Poverty, Child Health, and the Minimum Wage." This event is free and open to the public.  

Oct 23, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Many of us long for complex conversations with a greater range of people, and yet we aren't entirely sure how to access such conversations. In this Obermann Conversation, we convene three people -- Lore Baur, Ben Hassman, and Sherry Watt -- who actively organize and facilitate conversations that might be perceived as difficult. Each of them will share some of the skills involved in holding a mutually respectful and beneficial conversation, as well as some of the power that this relatively si...

Oct 23, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Graduate Hotel, downtown Iowa City

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This event brings together a panel of experts to discuss the burden of American gun violence and the potential for evidenced-based public policy solutions. The PPC’s Crime & Justice Policy research program, directed by Mark Berg, is hosting this panel as part of the Run Up to the 2020 Caucus – a series designed to examine different policy topics that will be discussed during the campaign. Topics will include: Lethal and non-lethal gun violence trends in the United States Gender and gun v...

Oct 24, 2019

Oct 24, 2019

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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The Biomolecular NMR Interest Group will review current topics in NMR relevant to biological problems.  Meetings are biweekly at 9:00am in the Heath Conference Room (4-403A BSB) for Fall 2019.  The director of the group is Dr. Liping Yu.  To join the mailing list, please contact Sonya Housholder in the CCOM Office of Research. These meetings are open to all who are interested in NMR and/or structural biology.  Fall 2019 Biomolecular NMR Interest Group Schedule Sept 12 - Latest developments...

Oct 24, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Both databases are multidisciplinary and allow you to measure scholarly impact. This hands-on session will show you • how to quickly find the articles you need for you research or systematic review in each database • how to track an article’s cited and citing references in each database • how to find journal ‘Impact Factors’ using the Journal Citation Reports of Web of Science • how to determine an author’s h-index • how to identify a researcher and her/his publication track with Scopus...

Oct 24, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Can We Be Well?  Burnout and Professional Wellbeing for Internists by Elizabeth Lawrence, MD

Oct 24, 2019

4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

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Interested in Global Health internships abroad?  Hear from 3 Global Health Studies students who completed summer 2019 internships with the Swami Vivekananda Youth Movement (SVYM), a Global Health NGO in southern India. Everyone is welcome!

Oct 24, 2019

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

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Why did the Civil War, which ultimately ended slavery, also see northern whites deeply invested in sustaining racial hierarchies? How and why do white medical practitioners in the Union army and in northern civilian relief efforts engage in efforts to advance the notion of race as a biological and hierarchical construct?  White medical practitioners and military officers attempted to document what they believed to be the immutable, hierarchical characteristics of race. That contradiction--a ...

Oct 24, 2019

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Steven Chu, Nobel Laureate and Obama's Secretary of Energy, will speak on "Climate Change and Innovative Paths to a Sustainable Future" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, in King Chapel at Cornell College. Free tickets are available from Dee Ann Rexroat (DRexroat@cornellcollege.edu).  Chu will present old and new evidence of climate change, and show recent findings that the system is more sensitive than we thought 10-20 years ago. He will discuss weather changes, water, agriculture, and clean ene...

Oct 24, 2019

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

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Tracy Osborn, associate professor of Political Science and director of the PPC's Politics and Policy Research program, will talk about the current status of women in politics. This event is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Johnson County.

Oct 25, 2019

Oct 25, 2019

All Day

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In this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- three invited speakers will explore questions related to migration and national belonging. Each speaker will deliver a plenary address, which will be followed by Q&A. Speakers include the following: Karma Chávez is Associate Professor and Chair of Mexican American & Latina/o Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. She is a rhetori...

Oct 25, 2019

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

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Summer Scholar teamSato Ashida (Community and Behavioral Health), Caitlin Ward (Biostatistics), Tessa Heeren (Public Policy Center), and Daniel Sewell (Biostatistics) will present a Lunch and Learn session on Accountable Communities of Health. In 2016, Iowa adopted a promising healthcare innovation practice by establishing seven Accountable Communities of Health (ACH) sites across the state. Accountable Communities of Health establish multi-sector coalitions to address non-clinical issues t...

Oct 25, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Writers often create characters different from themselves. When such a character “belongs” to a distinct, recognizable group—perhaps a minority—challenges may arise. What is the writer’s responsibility toward representing the “other” accurately? What effort in understanding, empathy, research may be needed? Manuel BECERRA (poetry; Mexico) is the author of five books of poetry, including Instrucciones para matar un caballo [Instructions for Killing a Horse] (2013). A winner of six national p...

Oct 25, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Oct 26, 2019

Oct 26, 2019

2:00 PM

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José Guadalupe Posada used skulls, bones, and skeletons in his prints to critique the Mexican government and society. Although the imagery carried political message, it has become popular in decorations for Día de meurtos [Day of the Dead] in Mexico, celebrated from October 31 to November 2. Look at examples of Posada’s work and learn about his socially conscious art in anticipation of the Mexican holiday. Preparator Alexandra Janezic (MFA, UI Center for the Book) will lead a discussion abo...

Oct 27, 2019

Oct 27, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Sundays this fall: The IWP and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of highlights from three of the writers' best works! BUDDHISAGAR (fiction, poetry, drama; Nepal) authored the bestselling novel [Karnali Blues], which won the 2010 Rastriya Pratibha Puraskar award; an English translation is forthcoming. He has three other novels and one poetry collection; his radio scripts appear on Nepali broadc...

Oct 27, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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A new free film every Sunday! Tour the far reaches of global cinema through films created or chosen by the IWP Fall Residents. Free and open to the public, just like the rest of IWP's events. Stay for a Q&A after the screening.  Apprentice (dir. Boo Junfeng; Singapore; 2016; 96 min) Presented by Clara CHOW (fiction, nonfiction, drama; Singapore) who is a short story writer, editor, columnist, co-founder of the arts and literature magazine WeAreAWebsite.com, and author of two short story co...

Oct 28, 2019

Oct 28, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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This event marks the end of the exhibition Anonymous Donor, guest-curated by Anaïs Duplan and shown at the Figge Art Museum as a part of the Stanley Museum of Art collections-sharing program, Legacies for Iowa, sponsored by the Matthew Bucksbaum Family. Join Duplan and curators Gia Hamilton, Eileen Isagon Skyers, and Gee Wesley in a moderated conversation about their practice working in multiple exhibit, artistic, and community contexts. Black Curators' Roundtable is organized by the Center...

Oct 29, 2019

Oct 29, 2019

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Seminar Title: "Small Molecule Entry Inhibitors of Filoviruses: Mechanisms and Therapeutics" Lijun Rong, PhD Professor, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Illinois at Chicago Hosted by Balaji Manicassamy, PhD

Oct 29, 2019

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Coralville Public Library

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Robin Mermelstein https://www.ihrp.uic.edu/researcher/robin-j-mermelstein-phd  will share her research in the area of tobacco use with studies ranging from longitudinal examinations of the etiology of youth smoking to cessation interventions for adult smokers.  Dr Mermelstein is a distinguished professor of psychology and directs the Institute for Health Research and Policy at the University of Illinois, Chicago.  She will join us a Visiting Scholar on October 29-30, hosted by the IIPHRP.  T...

Oct 31, 2019

Oct 31, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Composer and Witching Hour performer Rachel Grimes will discuss how women’s historical documents inspired her latest multimedia composition, The Way Forth. Iowa Women’s Archives’ librarian Anna Tunnicliff and Stanley Museum of Art curator Vero Smith will facilitate this conversation about creative expression and archival sources. This UI Libraries event is free and open to the public.

Oct 31, 2019

12:30 PM

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Dr. Chenfeng Ke, Dartmouth College, colloquium speaker.  Hosted by Len MacGillivray.

Oct 31, 2019

7:00 PM

Visual Arts Building, E125

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Del Harrow lives and works in Fort Collins, CO with his wife, potter Sanam Emami and their son, William. He is an Associate Professor at Colorado State University where he teaches Sculpture, Digital Fabrication, and Ceramics. His art practice spans genre’s of sculpture and design, and integrates traditional manual and skill based forming processes with digital fabrication technology. Harrow has been invited to lecture widely on his own work and on the intersection of digital fabrication and ...

Nov 1, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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How does travel-induced anxiety, inspiration, or memories made on-the-go influence the writing process? What persona emerges as daily routines disappear? Are there forms and genres more suited to a writer on the move?    Clara CHOW (fiction, nonfiction, drama; Singapore) is a short story writer, editor, columnist, co-founder of the arts and literature magazine WeAreAWebsite.com, and author of two short story collections. Named among Singapore’s Top 12 Writers to Watch, she won the 2018 Jan...

Nov 1, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

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Kerry Howley will read from her forthcoming book about the American surveillance state, Bottom’s Up and The Devil Laughs. The reading will be followed by a Q&A and conversation with Howley. Kerry Howley is the author of Thrown, a New York Times Notable Book, New York Times Editor’s Choice, and pick for best-of-the-year lists in Time, Salon, Slate, and many other venues. A Contributing Writer at New York Magazine, her work has also appeared in The Paris Review, Harper’s, New York Times Magaz...

Nov 1, 2019

8:00 PM

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Graduate student choreographers at the University of Iowa Department of Dance take the work of IWP writers beyond words. 

Nov 2, 2019

Nov 2, 2019

2:00 PM

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What’s the museum got to do with sports? Come find out during Iowa’s bye week, and get your football (and art) fix at the Stanley. Our sports-themed works include John Pusey’s Football from 1935, a colored chalk drawing that captures the energy and excitement of game day that Hawkeye fans know well. Pusey was born in Council Bluffs, IA and worked with Grant Wood overseeing WPA artists in Stone City, IA. Saturdays at the Stanley brings the museum’s collection to audiences in a casual, fun,...

Nov 3, 2019

Nov 3, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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The IWP and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of highlights from three of the writers' best works! Playwright YU Nick Rongjun (drama; People’s Republic of China), artistic director of the Shanghai Dramatic Arts Center, the Shanghai International Comedy Festival, and co-director of the Shanghai Performing Arts Group, has had over 60 plays produced in China and abroad. He also works in film, TV, a...

Nov 3, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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A new free film every Sunday! Tour the far reaches of global cinema through films created or chosen by the IWP Fall Residents. Free and open to the public, just like the rest of IWP's events. Stay for a Q&A after the screening.  Short films directed by women directors from Namibia and Greece, presented by Martha Mukaiwa and Amanda Michalopoulou. Martha MUKAIWA (nonfiction, fiction, journalism; Namibia) is an arts and travel journalist, and activist for black Namibians, women, and the LGBTQ...

Nov 4, 2019

Nov 4, 2019

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

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Stacey Abrams lost a tightly contested battle for Georgia Governor amid controversy over voters' access to the polls. She has since founded Fair Fight 2020 with the aim of assuring free and fair elections. Join us for Stacey's presentation, along with a campus and community dialogue about the state of voter rights going into the 2020 U.S. presidential election.  This event is part of the “Hard Won Not Done™” series, which reflects on and celebrates the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage ...

Nov 5, 2019

Nov 5, 2019

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Seminar Title: "Conformational States of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV-1) Envelope Glycoprotein Trimer" Joseph Sodroski, MDProfessor, Departments of Immunology & Infectious Diseases and Microbiology & Immunology Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Harvard Medical School   Hosted by Hillel Haim, MD, PhD

Nov 5, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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In this collaborative presentation, Stephanie M. Blalock and Brandon James O'Neil discuss how their research in digital archives revealed significant new information regarding Fred Vaughan and Bill Duckett, whose lives beyond their association with the poet Walt Whitman have been little researched and remained a long-standing mystery.

Nov 5, 2019

5:30 PM

Visual Arts Building, E125

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Alice Leora Briggs is a draftsman, printmaker and installation artist. Her work has been featured in over 40 solo exhibitions across the country and she has also collaborated on more than five publications as author and/or artist. Briggs was appointed as a Fulbright Scholar at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava, Slovak Republic (2011). Her work is included in numerous public collections, including Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University, Bodleian Libraries...

Nov 7, 2019

Nov 7, 2019

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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The Biomolecular NMR Interest Group will review current topics in NMR relevant to biological problems.  Meetings are biweekly at 9:00am in the Heath Conference Room (4-403A BSB) for Fall 2019.  The director of the group is Dr. Liping Yu.  To join the mailing list, please contact Sonya Housholder in the CCOM Office of Research. These meetings are open to all who are interested in NMR and/or structural biology.  Fall 2019 Biomolecular NMR Interest Group Schedule Sept 12 - Latest developments...

Nov 8, 2019

Nov 8, 2019

All Day

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For this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- three speakers will address the ways Latina/o/x communities are integrated into and respond to dominant U.S. political and cultural social practices. Speakers will provide a strong historical foundation, attend to political processes, and draw out some of the less formal ways in which citizenship is imagined and practiced in Latina/o/x ...

Nov 8, 2019

3:30 PM

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Psychological and Brain Sciences Departmental Colloquium Molly Nikolas, Associate Professor, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Iowa

Nov 9, 2019

Nov 9, 2019

7:30 AM

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ABOUT THE HEALTHCARE BUSINESS LEADERSHIP PROGRAM: Now in its fourth semester, the Healthcare Business Leadership Program, helps Doctor of Pharmacy students, residents and practitioners with business acumen and leadership skills. Fall Module 1 - October 5Principles of Entrepreneurship for Pharmacists This module, presented by Kurt Heiar, MBA, will focus on explaining how business models work while teaching participants the basics of creating business plans. Learn how innovation in healthca...

Nov 9, 2019

2:00 PM

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Frenemies: friend-enemies. Not all friendships are created equal. Frenemies have the outward appearance of friendship, but they can also feel intense rivalry or even hatred for each other. The movie Mean Girls brought attention to the concept when it premiered in 2004, but frenemies has a long history in the art world. In the early twentieth century, Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse, two of the biggest names in Modern Art, spurred each other on through their friendship and competition. On Wed...

Nov 10, 2019

Nov 10, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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The IWP and UI MFA writing programs take over the 2nd floor of Prairie Lights – grab a glass of wine or a fancy soda and settle in for an hour of highlights from three of the writers' best works! Soukaina HABIBALLAH (poetry, fiction, screenwriting; Morocco) has four poetry collections and one novel [The Barracks] (2016), with a second novel forthcoming in 2019. Habiballah has received many awards including, in 2015, the Buland Al Haidari Prize for Arabic poetry, and the 2019 Nadine Shames P...

Nov 10, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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A new free film every Sunday! Tour the far reaches of global cinema through films created or chosen by the IWP Fall Residents. Free and open to the public, just like the rest of IWP's events. Stay for a Q&A after the screening.  Songs Still Sung: Voices from the Tsunami Shores (dir. Suzuki Yoi, Japan, 2019) Produced and presented by ARAI Takako (poetry; Japan) who has published three poetry collections, including Tamashii dansu [Soul Dance] which won the 2008 Oguma Hideo Prize. Since 1998,...

Nov 11, 2019

Nov 11, 2019

4:00 PM - 6:30 PM

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Cristiane Sobral was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1974. Primarily known as a playwright, she is the author of three books of poetry, including Nao Vou Mais Lavar os Pratos (Editora Thesaurus, 2010). A member of the Brazilian Academy of Letters, she received the 2017 FAC Prize for Afro-Brazilian Culture. She lives in Brasília, Brazil.  This lecture will be in Portuguese with English translation.

Nov 12, 2019

Nov 12, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Paul Casella, Academic/Scientific Editorial Manager at UIowa's Carver College of Medicine, will present information relevant for anyone considering, developing or submitting a grant proposal.   This event is open to all.  The College of Nursing’s Research Forums and Research Luncheon events are presented approximately once a month throughout the academic year.  They provide a forum for doctoral students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty and staff across UIowa’s campus to learn about topics r...

Nov 12, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Dr. Kirsten Hanrahan, Director of Nursing Research, Evidence-based Practice and Quality at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, will present her work on the development of a billing schedule used to recoup costs associated with nursing services.  This event is open to all. The College of Nursing’s Research Forums and Research Luncheon events are presented approximately once a month throughout the academic year.  They provide a forum for doctoral students, postdoctoral fellows, facult...

Nov 14, 2019

Nov 14, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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How have relationships between domestic workers and employees changed over time, including around issues of race and gender? What are issues of pay injustice that have been true in the past and how are workers addressing such issues today? This Obermann Conversation includes a historian, a feminist podcaster, and a labor expert. Catherine Stewart, a history professor from Cornell College and an Obermann Fellow-in-Residence, is working on a book, The New Maid: African American Women and Dome...

Nov 14, 2019

7:30 PM

Visual Arts Building, E125

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Odili Donald Odita is a Professor in Painting, Drawing & Sculpture at the Tyler School of Art at Temple University since 2006; from 2003-2005, Odita was a Visiting Critic at Yale University School of Art; from 2000-2006, Odita was an Associate Professor at the Florida State University, Tallahassee; from 2002-2003, Odita was a Visiting Associate Professor at the University of South Florida, Tampa.  During the 1990’s, Odita was a critic for Flash Art International, and a consulting editor and ...

Nov 15, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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The closing chapter of our weekly community conversation panel series is an opportunity to hear the Residents' belief, but often poignant, observations, in an 'open mic' format, on their experiences in the United States. 

Nov 18, 2019

Nov 18, 2019

6:00 PM

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Anne-Marie Slaughter is a Princeton University Foreign Policy Expert, former top official at the U.S. State Department, author, and work-life leader who confronts a range of topics — from geopolitics and global challenges to gender equality, the future of work, and leadership — with a unique and powerful voice. She is the Bert G. Kerstetter University Professor Emerita of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton and the first female Dean of Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School. Slaughte...

Nov 19, 2019

Nov 19, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Presenters: Bill Sivitz, MD and Helena Laroche, MD, MS

Nov 19, 2019

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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College of Pharmacy student members of the Pharmacy Communicators Association - Toastmasters International, American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP) and Student National Pharmaceutical Association (SNPhA) will host guest speaker, Dr. Sandra Leal, PharmD, MPH, CDE, FAPhA. Leal is current CEO of SinfoníaRx and president-elect of the American Pharmacists Association. She will speak on how she built the "Dream Life," providing student pharmacists with the tools ...

Nov 21, 2019

Nov 21, 2019

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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The Biomolecular NMR Interest Group will review current topics in NMR relevant to biological problems.  Meetings are biweekly at 9:00am in the Heath Conference Room (4-403A BSB) for Fall 2019.  The director of the group is Dr. Liping Yu.  To join the mailing list, please contact Sonya Housholder in the CCOM Office of Research. These meetings are open to all who are interested in NMR and/or structural biology.  Fall 2019 Biomolecular NMR Interest Group Schedule Sept 12 - Latest developments...

Nov 22, 2019

Nov 22, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Nov 22, 2019

3:30 PM

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Dr. John Kitchin, Carnegie Mellon University, colloquium speaker.  Hosted by Dr. Sara Mason.

Dec 4, 2019

Dec 4, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Honoring the rich tradition of activism at the University of Iowa and in the surrounding community, the Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion presents Cup o’ Justice, a year-long series of discussions designed to bring change leaders together in shared learning. The goal of this series is to promote intergenerational and interdisciplinary dialogue about social justice, civil rights, and civic engagement.  At each hosted discussion, invited Change Leaders will share their stories of ac...

Dec 5, 2019

Dec 5, 2019

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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The Biomolecular NMR Interest Group will review current topics in NMR relevant to biological problems.  Meetings are biweekly at 9:00am in the Heath Conference Room (4-403A BSB) for Fall 2019.  The director of the group is Dr. Liping Yu.  To join the mailing list, please contact Sonya Housholder in the CCOM Office of Research. These meetings are open to all who are interested in NMR and/or structural biology.  Fall 2019 Biomolecular NMR Interest Group Schedule Sept 12 - Latest developments...

Dec 5, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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State of the Department by E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD

Dec 5, 2019

5:30 PM

Voxman Music Building, Recital Hall

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Dec 7, 2019

Dec 7, 2019

2:00 PM

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The internet may have fueled our collective cat-craziness, but it didn’t start it. Edouard Manet, for example, drew a cat on a balcony smelling potted flowers, and Tsugouharu Foujita drew his self-portrait many times with his beloved cat resting its head on his shoulder or sitting on him. See how cats have captivated artists for over a hundred years. Saturdays at the Stanley brings the museum’s collection to audiences in a casual, fun, and interactive atmosphere. Each event has a theme th...

Dec 10, 2019

Dec 10, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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College of Nursing faculty members Tess Judge Ellis, Clinical Associate Professor, Virginia Conley, Clinical Professor, and Maria Lofgren, Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Faculty Practice, will share their expertise and research findings to assist clinicians with management of patients with multiple chronic conditions.  This event is open to all. The College of Nursing’s Research Forums and Research Luncheon events are presented approximately once a month throughout the acade...

Dec 10, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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CAMS was established in August, 2018 as one of three Exploratory Centers of Excellence funded by the National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The Center is charged with building research infrastructure and centralized resources to catalyze new interdisciplinary, biobehavioral research teams to tackle the challenges of conducting research on human adults with multiple complex chronic conditions.  Come learn about CAMS projects, research find...

Dec 14, 2019

Dec 14, 2019

2:00 PM

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Put on your comfy clothes and snuggle up. Join us for an afternoon of hygge, the Danish word for coziness, comfort, and well-being, especially important in the winter months. Director Lauren Lessing will guide visitors through some of the coziest works in the collection to help us embrace the comforting possibilities cold winter afternoons can offer. Saturdays at the Stanley brings the museum’s collection to audiences in a casual, fun, and interactive atmosphere. Each event has a theme that...

Dec 17, 2019

Dec 17, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Presenters: Yumi Imai, MD and Long-Sheng Song, MD, MS

Jan 24, 2020

Jan 24, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Jan 30, 2020

Jan 30, 2020

7:00 PM

Visual Arts Building, E125

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Jan 31, 2020

Jan 31, 2020

All Day

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In this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- three speakers will examine the potentials and pitfalls of imagining Latinidades in the Midwestern U.S. Building off the past success of the Latina/o Midwest Symposium, this kickoff event for the spring semester will draw attention to the ways in which Latina/o/x space and identity might be imagined and practiced outside of traditionally...

Feb 11, 2020

Feb 11, 2020

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Dr. Yong Chen, Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering at UIowa's College of Engineering, will present research findings and recent work in the field of healthcare data analytics.  This event is open to all. The College of Nursing’s Research Forums and Research Luncheon events are presented approximately once a month throughout the academic year.  They provide a forum for doctoral students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty and staff across UIowa’s campus to learn about topics relevan...

Feb 18, 2020

Feb 18, 2020

6:30 PM

Visual Arts Building, E125

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Feb 27, 2020

Feb 27, 2020

7:30 PM

Visual Arts Building, E125

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Larry Ossei-Mensah, MOCAD’s Susanne Feld Hilberry Senior Curator uses contemporary art as a vehicle to redefine how we see ourselves and the world around us. The Ghanaian-American curator and cultural critic has organized exhibitions and programs at commercial and nonprofit spaces around the globe from New York City to Rome featuring such artist as Firelei Baez, Allison Janae Hamilton, Brendan Fernades, Ebony G. Patterson, and Stanley Whitney to name a few. Moreover, Ossei-Mensah has activel...

Feb 28, 2020

Feb 28, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Mar 5, 2020

Mar 5, 2020

All Day

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Museums have never been mere containers for objects, nor should they be. How might we draw strength from existing institutions to enable vibrant futures? How can we expand the communities who feel a sense of belonging within and around museums? What must we confront and transform to make this possible? Join the artists, curators, historians, educators, and thinkers who are asking, "What Can Museums Become?" Keynote speakers include Johanna Burton, Director of the Wexner Center for the Arts ...

Mar 10, 2020

Mar 10, 2020

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Jennifer DeBerg, Health Sciences Clinical Education Librarian at UIowa's Hardin Library, will present information relevant to all researchers.  Come learn how a systematic scoping review provides a preliminary assessment of potential size and scope of available research literature by identifying the nature and extent of research evidence.  This event is open to all. The College of Nursing’s Research Forums and Research Luncheon events are presented approximately once a month throughout th...

Mar 10, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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College of Nursing Assistant Professors and faculty members Dr. Patricia Groves, Dr. Jacina Bunch, and Dr. Catherine Cherwin, will present their findings and experiences utilizing systematic scoping reviews to provide preliminary assessments of the size and scope of available research literature relevant to their areas of work.   The College of Nursing’s Research Forums and Research Luncheon events are presented approximately once a month throughout the academic year.  They provide a foru...

Mar 27, 2020

Mar 27, 2020

All Day

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After having addressed issues surrounding formal citizenship and national belonging in the previous semester, this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- will bring subject area experts to discuss modalities of popular belonging (television, sports, music, literature, and more) in Latina/o/x contexts in the U.S. Speakers include the following: Frederick Luis Aldama is Arts and Human...

Mar 27, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Apr 3, 2020

Apr 3, 2020

All Day

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The IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) is a scientific conference dedicated to mathematical, algorithmic, and computational aspects of biological and biomedical imaging, across all scales of observation. It fosters knowledge transfer among different imaging communities and contributes to an integrative approach to biomedical imaging. ISBI is a joint initiative from the IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS) and the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS)...

Apr 14, 2020

Apr 14, 2020

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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Dr. Ebonee Johnson, Assistant Professor at UIowa's College of Education, will present her work and research findings on improving health and quality of life for African American women living with co-morbidity/multi-morbidity with an applied focus on women living with HIV/AIDS. The College of Nursing’s Research Forums and Research Luncheon events are presented approximately once a month throughout the academic year.  They provide a forum for doctoral students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty...

Apr 14, 2020

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Dr. Luis Miguel Encarnação, Professor of Practice in the Department of Business Analytics at UIowa's Henry B. Tippie College of Business, will present his work and research findings about the use of information visualization and how to avoid biases.   The College of Nursing’s Research Forums and Research Luncheon events are presented approximately once a month throughout the academic year.  They provide a forum for doctoral students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty and staff across UIowa’s ...

Apr 24, 2020

Apr 24, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Apr 30, 2020

Apr 30, 2020

All Day

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In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x cultur...

May 1, 2020

May 1, 2020

All Day

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In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x cultur...

May 2, 2020

May 2, 2020

All Day

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In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x cultur...

May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Jun 26, 2020

Jun 26, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Jul 24, 2020

Jul 24, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!

Aug 28, 2020

Aug 28, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building, L335

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We present/demo a neuroimaging (mostly human mri) related tool every month. This is also a great opportunity to see who else is doing neuroimaging work at uiowa and promote community!