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Jun 17, 2019

Jun 17, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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EndNote is a reference management tool that helps you to easily gather together your references in one place, organize them, and then insert them into papers and format them in a style of your choosing. This session will walk you through the basics of using EndNote to collect and format your citations. The class will be hands-on and there will be time for questions at the end.

Jun 17, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Kathleen Markan, PhD Research Assistant Professor, Pharmacology University of Iowa | Department of Pharmacology Presentation:  A Novel Role for TBX1 in Adipose Tissue Function

Jun 17, 2019

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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Interested in pursuing a combination MD and PhD degree?  Come hear the experts & ask your questions!  Panel members: Richard Barajas, MIPA, MPH, Administrative Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program Current MSTP Students Sponsored by the FUTURE in Biomedicine Program

Jun 18, 2019

Jun 18, 2019

9:00 AM

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"Mechanisms of E-cadherin force transmission" Hannah Campbell Graduate Student Biochemistry University of Iowa Mentor: Dr. Kris DeMali

Jun 18, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Presenters: Heather Reisinger, PhD and Rasna Sabharwal, MS, PhD

Jun 18, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies. Registrati...

Jun 18, 2019

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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Twitter is more than just a social media tool. It has developed into a vibrant real-time information network used by health care providers, scholars, and scientists. Come to this hands-on session to learn the basics of twitter, advanced techniques such as searching, and examples of its use in the Health Sciences.

Jun 19, 2019

Jun 19, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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REDCap advanced-1 training This course assumes participants have a basic understanding of building instruments and surveys in REDCap. This training will cover advanced features of REDCap instruments and fields. We'll demonstrate how action tags can perform an action on a field, how data can be piped from one field to another, how using biomedical ontologies can standardize your data, and how to use validated instruments from the shared library. After this training you will have knowledge ...

Jun 19, 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 take...

Jun 19, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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“The what, when, where and how of new DNA modifications in the brain” Timothy Bredy, PhD Associate Professor NHMRC Senior Research Fellow Queensland Brain Institute The University of Queensland

Jun 19, 2019

12:00 PM

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The objective of the course is to provide persons familiar with genetics a broad overview of gene identification, molecular genetics, complex disease, next generation sequencing, bioinformatics, and the role of personalized genomic medicine in medical care in the 21st century.  Each session will include a 45 minute lecture and 15 minutes for discussion and questions.    The course is open to individuals wishing to learn more about current topics in Human Genetics who meet the following cr...

Jun 20, 2019

Jun 20, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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These quarterly short-talk seminars, hosted by Dr. Brooks Jackson, Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the Carver College of Medicine, will feature a small number of presentations by CCOM investigators invited by Dr. Jackson to share research ideas, discoveries and a discussion of their current work and future plans for realizing their research aims.  A reception will follow to provide the opportunity for discussion and collaboration.  FEATURING:  ...

Jun 21, 2019

Jun 21, 2019

8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

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The Iowa Institute of Human Genetics is hosting Careers in Human Genetics Information Day on Friday, June 21, 2019 to expose students to career opportunities in human genetics.  This event is intended for high school students, undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent graduates to expose students to the diverse career opportunities in human genetics.  This opportunity is a great way for students to discuss first hand different careers in human genetics and ask questions in a ...

Jun 24, 2019

Jun 24, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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The Institute for Clinical and Translational Science will host a free 5-session seminar on Systematic Literature Reviews and Meta-Analyses.  The seminars will be held on Mondays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m in C44-A General Hospital.  Seminars will begin Monday, June 24. Please plan to attend all five seminars.  Presenters Marin Schweizer Raj Nair Mireia Puig-Asensio??????? Aaron Seaman  Topics Designing data abstractions forms Pooling data Heterogeneity Publ...

Jun 24, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Renata Pereira Alambert, PhD Research Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Endocrinology & Metabolism University of Iowa | Department of Internal Medicine Presentation:  Metabolic adaptations to mitochondrial stress in adipose tissue

Jun 25, 2019

Jun 25, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 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.

Jun 26, 2019

Jun 26, 2019

12:00 PM

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The objective of the course is to provide persons familiar with genetics a broad overview of gene identification, molecular genetics, complex disease, next generation sequencing, bioinformatics, and the role of personalized genomic medicine in medical care in the 21st century.  Each session will include a 45 minute lecture and 15 minutes for discussion and questions.    The course is open to individuals wishing to learn more about current topics in Human Genetics who meet the following cr...

Jun 28, 2019

Jun 28, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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"Huxley’s Science Fiction:  Ion Channels, Pain Genes, and Pain Resilience Genes" Stephen G. Waxman, MD,PhD Bridget Marie Flaherty Professor of Neurology, Neurobiology, and Pharmacology Director, Center for Neuroscience & Regeneration/ Neurorehabilitation Research Yale University School of Medicine and VA Connecticut

Jul 3, 2019

Jul 3, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...

Jul 8, 2019

Jul 8, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Joel C. Geerling, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Neurology University of Iowa | Department of Neurology Presentation: Title Forthcoming

Jul 9, 2019

Jul 9, 2019

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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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.

Jul 9, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX training This training will provide an in depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Registration Regi...

Jul 10, 2019

Jul 10, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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REDCap Basic Hands-On Training This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap. Registration Registration is required and limited to 8 people for each REDCap Training session.  Register here.

Jul 10, 2019

12:00 PM

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The objective of the course is to provide persons familiar with genetics a broad overview of gene identification, molecular genetics, complex disease, next generation sequencing, bioinformatics, and the role of personalized genomic medicine in medical care in the 21st century.  Each session will include a 45 minute lecture and 15 minutes for discussion and questions.    The course is open to individuals wishing to learn more about current topics in Human Genetics who meet the following cr...

Jul 10, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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EMBASE is a biomedical and pharmaceutical database containing bibliographic records with abstracts. Although there is overlap with records from PubMed, there are also many unique records. This hands-on session will show you how to conduct basic searches using EMBASE’s quick search box, how to conduct searches using EMTREE subject headings, and how to use subheadings for drug and disease topics.

Jul 11, 2019

Jul 11, 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 S...

Jul 16, 2019

Jul 16, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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EndNote is a reference management tool that helps you to easily gather together your references in one place, organize them, and then insert them into papers and format them in a style of your choosing. This session will walk you through the basics of using EndNote to collect and format your citations. The class will be hands-on and there will be time for questions at the end.

Jul 16, 2019

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

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The Iowa Institute of Human Genetics is hosting an informational event on the Future of Personalized Genomic Medicine: Applying to Genetic Counseling Graduate Programs on Tuesday, July 16, 2019. During this event, a panel of genetic counselors from around the state will speak about their experience applying to genetic counseling training programs, their daily activities, as well as their role in personalized genomic medicine. Over 15 genetic counselors from across the state of Iowa, plus our...

Jul 16, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies. Registrati...

Jul 17, 2019

Jul 17, 2019

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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REDCap advanced-2 training This course assumes participants have a basic understanding of building instruments and surveys in REDCap. This training will cover the longitudinal module and using smart variables to create more dynamic and context specific logic.  After this training you will have knowledge of advanced options for the longitudinal module and using smart variables. Registration Registration is required and limited to 8 people for each REDCap Training session.  Registe...

Jul 17, 2019

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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  The University of Iowa provides High Performance Computing (HPC) environment with Argon Cluster. This HPC system is dedicated to open science, and features 612 compute nodes with 15,000 processing cores and more than 147 graphics processing units (including GPUs and nodes that were purchased by investors). "Intro to HPC (using Argon)" is a two-hour introductory session intended for anyone who plans to use Argon for their research, and features the following lessons: How to make...

Jul 17, 2019

12:00 PM

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The objective of the course is to provide persons familiar with genetics a broad overview of gene identification, molecular genetics, complex disease, next generation sequencing, bioinformatics, and the role of personalized genomic medicine in medical care in the 21st century.  Each session will include a 45 minute lecture and 15 minutes for discussion and questions.    The course is open to individuals wishing to learn more about current topics in Human Genetics who meet the following cr...

Jul 17, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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The NIH Public Access Policy, which assures that all articles arising from NIH-sponsored research are freely available within a year after publication, is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to changes in the scholarly publishing. Participants will learn more about these trends and to discuss experiences with publishing.

Jul 22, 2019

Jul 22, 2019

All Day

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The NINDS Clinical Trials Methodology Course (CTMC) is accepting applications for the 2019 cohort. The goal of CTMC is to help investigators develop scientifically rigorous, yet practical clinical trial protocols. The focus is on investigators who have not previously designed their own prospective, interventional clinical trials. The residential part of course will be help from July 22 to 25 in Iowa City, IA. Funding for travel (within the U.S.) and accommodations will be provided for pa...

Jul 22, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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What is ORCID? Why would you want one? This session will discuss ORCID, how researchers can benefit from having one, and how ORCID connects with other information systems. This will also be a hands-on workshop where everyone will have the chance to create their own ORCID and learn the most efficient ways to populate their profile with their publications.

Jul 24, 2019

Jul 24, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 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.

Jul 24, 2019

12:00 PM

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The objective of the course is to provide persons familiar with genetics a broad overview of gene identification, molecular genetics, complex disease, next generation sequencing, bioinformatics, and the role of personalized genomic medicine in medical care in the 21st century.  Each session will include a 45 minute lecture and 15 minutes for discussion and questions.    The course is open to individuals wishing to learn more about current topics in Human Genetics who meet the following cr...

Aug 1, 2019

Aug 1, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Overwhelmed by the number of databases offered on nucleotide sequences, genes and proteins? Wondering which database you should start with? Learn essential databases and some tips in this session that is designed for anyone who needs information about genes and proteins. To gather fast and reliable information about both, we will focus on databases such as those from NCBI and EBI, or, eg, Uniprot.

Aug 2, 2019

Aug 2, 2019

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

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MyCap training MyCap makes it easy for researchers to capture participant/patient reported outcomes using mobile devices. We will demonstrate a how a participant interacts with MyCap, how the REDCap Team constructs instruments and tasks and how a research study team can enroll participants, message participants, view and interact with participant data. After this training you will have a an understanding of how to use REDCap MyCap. Registration Registration is required and limited t...

Aug 5, 2019

Aug 5, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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EndNote is a reference management tool that helps you to easily gather together your references in one place, organize them, and then insert them into papers and format them in a style of your choosing. This session will walk you through the basics of using EndNote to collect and format your citations. The class will be hands-on and there will be time for questions at the end.

Aug 7, 2019

Aug 7, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...

Aug 12, 2019

Aug 12, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Jay D. Horton, MD Professor & Director Center for Human Nutrition | Internal Medicine | Molecular Genetics Director's Endowed Chair; Scott Grundy Director's Chair The Dr. Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Chair in Obesity & Diabetes Research Distinguished Chair in Human Nutrition Division of Digestive & Liver Diseases UT Southwestern Medical Center Presentation: Role of Lipogenesis in Health and Disease

Aug 13, 2019

Aug 13, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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What is ORCID? Why would you want one? This session will discuss ORCID, how researchers can benefit from having one, and how ORCID connects with other information systems. This will also be a hands-on workshop where everyone will have the chance to create their own ORCID and learn the most efficient ways to populate their profile with their publications.

Aug 13, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX training This training will provide an in depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Registration Regi...

Aug 14, 2019

Aug 14, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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REDCap Basic Hands-On Training This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap. Registration Registration is required and limited to 8 people for each REDCap Training session.  Register here.

Aug 20, 2019

Aug 20, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Presenters: Steve McGowan, MD and Barry London, MD, PhD

Aug 20, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies. Registrati...

Aug 21, 2019

Aug 21, 2019

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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Data handling-1 training Data Handling covers the basic ‘must know’ items for transforming your data using Excel and Sublime. Basic understanding of Excel is recommended prior to taking this course. Excel Topics Covered Bringing Data into Excel Making it easier to view & understand your data Categorizing raw data Creating a basic calculation? Vlookup??????? Totals Tables Pivot tables Sublime Topics Covered Finding data Editing multiple rows of data at o...

Aug 26, 2019

Aug 26, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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P. Darrell Neufer, PhD Director | East Carolina Diabetes and Obesity Institute Professor | Departments of Physiology and Kinesiology East Carolina University | North Carolina Presentation: Viewing Metabolism from a Thermodynamics Perspective

Sep 4, 2019

Sep 4, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...

Sep 5, 2019

Sep 5, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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The Clinical Lecture Series educates clinical research professionals on the basics of clinical research. The lectures will help provide a more effective, efficient, and cohesive clinical research environment at the University of Iowa.  Topic The Investigational New Drug Application: Application of Advanced Regulatory Science Speakers Kellie Bodeker Deb O'Connell-Moore, MBA

Sep 9, 2019

Sep 9, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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REDCap overview training Not sure what REDCap is? Want to find out if REDCap is suitable for your research project? The REDCap Overview session will cover the basics of REDCap’s functionality and capability. No previous experience is needed. We cover the basic capabilities and the latest software enhancements. NOTE: This is not a hands-on course. After this training you will have a basic understanding of what REDCap’s capability. Registration Registration is required and limited to ...

Sep 9, 2019

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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Chad Grueter, PhD Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine Carver College of Medicine | University of Iowa Presentation: Pilot & Feasibility Project Update

Sep 9, 2019

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

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Julien Sebag, PhD Assistant Professor, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics Carver College of Medicine | University of Iowa Presentation: Pilot & Feasibility Project Update

Sep 10, 2019

Sep 10, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX training This training will provide an in depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Registration Regi...

Sep 12, 2019

Sep 12, 2019

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Presented by Christine Blaumueller, Scientific Editing and Research Communication Core “Two of the cornerstones of science advancement are rigor in designing and performing scientific research and the ability to reproduce biomedical research findings. The application of rigor ensures robust and unbiased experimental design, methodology, analysis, interpretation, and reporting of results. When a result can be reproduced by multiple scientists, it validates the original results and readines...

Sep 12, 2019

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

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Students will Explore + Connect with: Biosciences + Life sciences companies Internship/full-time positions Graduate and service programs   Research and volunteer opportunities Location: Second Floor Ballroom, IMU

Sep 16, 2019

Sep 16, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Sue C. Bodine, PhD Professor, Internal Medicine - Endocrinology and Metabolism Carver College of Medicine | University of Iowa Presentation: Title Forthcoming

Sep 17, 2019

Sep 17, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by J. Thomas Cunningham, PhD Professor Department of Physiology and Anatomy University of North Texas Health Sciences Center Fort Worth, TX

Sep 17, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Presenters: Michael Ohl, MD, MSPH and Pete Snyder, MD

Sep 17, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies. Registrati...

Sep 18, 2019

Sep 18, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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REDCap Surveys and Logic Distribution Training This training will cover REDCap surveys and logic. From enabling surveys to automatic survey invitations, we'll demonstrate the full survey functionality in REDCap. In addition, we'll cover hiding/showing fields with branching logic, calculating the difference between 2 dates with a calculated field, and other logical functions available in REDCap. After this training, you will have the ability to create and send surveys in a variety of ways ...

Sep 20, 2019

Sep 20, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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Jeffrey Diamond, PhD Senior Investigator, NINDS Title: TBD

Sep 20, 2019

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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David M. Lovinger PhD, Chief National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Title: TBD

Sep 23, 2019

Sep 23, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Gary Schwartz, PhD Professor of Medicine | Neuroscience| Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Albert Einstein College of Medicine| New York Presentation: Title Forthcoming

Sep 30, 2019

Sep 30, 2019

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

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Long-Sheng Song, MD, MS Professor, Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine Carver College of Medicine | University of Iowa Presentation: Pilot & Feasibility Project Update

Oct 2, 2019

Oct 2, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...

Oct 7, 2019

Oct 7, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Allyn L. Mark, MD Co-Founding Director, UI Obesity Research and Education Initiative Professor, Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine Carver College of Medicine | University of Iowa Presentation: Title Forthcoming

Oct 8, 2019

Oct 8, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by James Granneman, PhD Professor Department of Molecular Medicine and Genetics Director Center for Integrative Metabolic and Endocrine Research Wayne State University Detroit, MI

Oct 8, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX training This training will provide an in depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Registration Regi...

Oct 9, 2019

Oct 9, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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REDCap Basic Hands-On Training This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap. Registration Registration is required and limited to 8 people for each REDCap Training session.  Register here.

Oct 14, 2019

Oct 14, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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David Wasserman, PhD Professor, Molecular Physiology & Biophysics AM Lyle Chair in Biomedical Sciences Director, Vanderbilt NIH Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Presentation: Title Forthcoming

Oct 15, 2019

Oct 15, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Presenters: Brian O'Neill, MD, PhD and Alejandro Pezzulo, MD

Oct 15, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies. Registrati...

Oct 16, 2019

Oct 16, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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REDCap advanced-1 training This course assumes participants have a basic understanding of building instruments and surveys in REDCap. This training will cover advanced features of REDCap instruments and fields. We'll demonstrate how action tags can perform an action on a field, how data can be piped from one field to another, how using biomedical ontologies can standardize your data, and how to use validated instruments from the shared library. After this training you will have knowledge ...

Oct 17, 2019

Oct 17, 2019

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

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18th Annual Daryl and Nancy Granner Distinguished Mentor Award Celebration 3:00 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, Prem Sahai Auditorium in MERF This celebration has become an annual highlight. Each year, the Distinguished Mentor Award has recognized one of our most important mentors, and the Distinguished Mentor Lecturer has given one of the best lectures of the year. 2019's event promises to follow that exciting tradition. This celebration was envisioned and is supported by Daryl and Nan...

Oct 29, 2019

Oct 29, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Yevgenia Kozorovitskiy, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Neurobiology Northwestern University Evanston, IL Co-sponsored by the Iowa Neuroscience Institute

Nov 5, 2019

Nov 5, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Maribel Rios, PhD Associate Professor Department of Neuroscience Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences Tufts University Boston, MA Co-sponsored by the Iowa Neuroscience Institute

Nov 6, 2019

Nov 6, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...

Nov 12, 2019

Nov 12, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX training This training will provide an in depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Registration Regi...

Nov 13, 2019

Nov 13, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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REDCap Basic Hands-On Training This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap. Registration Registration is required and limited to 8 people for each REDCap Training session.  Register here.

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

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies. Registrati...

Nov 20, 2019

Nov 20, 2019

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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REDCap advanced-2 training This course assumes participants have a basic understanding of building instruments and surveys in REDCap. This training will cover the longitudinal module and using smart variables to create more dynamic and context specific logic.  After this training you will have knowledge of advanced options for the longitudinal module and using smart variables. Registration Registration is required and limited to 8 people for each REDCap Training session.  Registe...

Nov 22, 2019

Nov 22, 2019

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

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MyCap training MyCap makes it easy for researchers to capture participant/patient reported outcomes using mobile devices. We will demonstrate a how a participant interacts with MyCap, how the REDCap Team constructs instruments and tasks and how a research study team can enroll participants, message participants, view and interact with participant data. After this training you will have a an understanding of how to use REDCap MyCap. Registration Registration is required and limited t...

Dec 4, 2019

Dec 4, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...

Dec 10, 2019

Dec 10, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX training This training will provide an in depth look at TriNetX and show you how to use the tool. We will go through building a study, searching for a specific population, and finally what information you gather from the specific cohort. We will also discuss next steps on getting data extracted for research. After this training you will have a thorough understanding of how to use TriNetX and what the process is to get data extracted for research studies. Registration Regi...

Dec 11, 2019

Dec 11, 2019

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

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REDCap Basic Hands-On Training This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap. Registration Registration is required and limited to 8 people for each REDCap Training session.  Register here.

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

Dec 17, 2019

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies. Registrati...

Dec 18, 2019

Dec 18, 2019

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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Data handling-1 training Data Handling covers the basic ‘must know’ items for transforming your data using Excel and Sublime. Basic understanding of Excel is recommended prior to taking this course. Excel Topics Covered Bringing Data into Excel Making it easier to view & understand your data Categorizing raw data Creating a basic calculation? Vlookup??????? Totals Tables Pivot tables Sublime Topics Covered Finding data Editing multiple rows of data at o...

Jan 28, 2020

Jan 28, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Frederic "Woody" Hopf, PhD Associate Professor Department of Neurology University of California San Francisco San Francisco, CA

Feb 5, 2020

Feb 5, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...

Feb 25, 2020

Feb 25, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Jerrel “Jerry” L. Yakel, PhD Chief, Neurobiology Laboratory and Principal Investigator Ion Channel Physiology Group NIEHS Durham, NC Co-sponsored by the Office of Cultural Affairs and Diversity Initiatives

Mar 24, 2020

Mar 24, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Fan Wang, PhD Morris N. Broad Distinguished Professor Department of Neurobiology Faculty Network Member of the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences Affiliate of the Regeneration Next Initiative Duke University Medical Center Durham, NC

Apr 14, 2020

Apr 14, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Elena H. Chartoff PhD Assistant Professor Department of Psychiatry Director, Neurobiology of Motivated Behavior Laboratory, McLean Hospital McLean Harvard Medical School Boston, MA

Apr 20, 2020

Apr 20, 2020

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Evan Rosen, MD Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Professor of Medicine Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center | Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital Presentation: Title Forthcoming

Apr 21, 2020

Apr 21, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Ulrich G. Steidl, MD, PhD Professor Department of Cell Biology and Medicine Albert Einstein Cancer Center Bronx, NY

May 5, 2020

May 5, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Suzanne M. Appleyard, PhD Associate Professor Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience Washington State University Pullman, WA

May 12, 2020

May 12, 2020

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

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Presented by Lisa M. Monteggia, PhD Barlow Family Director Vanderbilt Brain Institute Professor Department of Pharmacology Vanderbilt School of Medicine Nashville, TN Co-sponsored by the Iowa Neuroscience Institute

Jun 3, 2020

Jun 3, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...

Jul 1, 2020

Jul 1, 2020

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office at a monthly seminar series focusing on safety in the lab. Seminars will be presented by Wendie Dockstader (EHS Biological Safety Specialist) on the first Wednesdays of the month. Learn about: Chemical Safety: SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills ...