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  • Pathobiology Seminar: Benjamin Wolfe, Ph.D. Download Pathobiology Seminar:  Benjamin Wolfe, Ph.D. to my desktop calendar

    February 23, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Assistant Professor Benjamin Wolfe from Tufts University will present "Using fermented foods to dissect microbiome diversity". This lecture is part of the 2017 Pathobiology Graduate Program Spring Seminar Series. All are welcome. Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) Medical School, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Seminars
  • Dermatology Case Conference Download Dermatology Case Conference to my desktop calendar

    February 23, 2017 5:30 PM - 5:30 PM Dermatology Case Conference Rhode Island Hospital, APC-10 Target Audience: Physicians, department members, & invited guests. Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to: Rhode Island Hospital is accredited by the Rhode Island Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Rhode Island Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. To request reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact the Rhode Island Hospital CME office at (401) 444-4260. Rhode Island Hospital Dermatology, Info Session, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, BioMed Division Calendars, Lectures, Seminars, Conferences, Meetings
  • Dept. of Pediatrics (BIOMED) Grand Rounds at Rhode Island Hospital Download Dept. of Pediatrics (BIOMED) Grand Rounds at Rhode Island Hospital to my desktop calendar

    February 23, 2017 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM Dept. of Pediatric Grand Rounds (BIOMED) occurs weekly from September to June 30 at Rhode Island Hospital in the George Auditorium, 593 Eddy Street, Providence.CME credit is a available to relevant attendees through the RIH CME office. >> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details Medical School, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Faculty, AMS: GrandRounds
  • EEB Brown Bag Seminar Download EEB Brown Bag Seminar to my desktop calendar

    February 24, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EEB Grad Students-John Capano, KC Cushman, Terry Dial, Brooke Osborne, Jeremy Rehm Ecology of East Africa seminar recap Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) Biology and Medicine, Brown Bag Lunch, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: EEB, Seminars
  • MCB Department Special Seminar Download MCB Department Special Seminar to my desktop calendar

    February 24, 2017 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Dr. Nils J. Faergeman from the University of Southern Denmark will speak on: "Profiling gobal nutritional responses in metazoans by quantitative (phospho)proteomics" Host: Dr. Louis Lapierre Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) BioMed: IMSD, NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Open to the Public, Graduate School, Dept: Neuroscience, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, MCB Graduate Program, Dept: MCB, MMI, BioMed: Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Dept: MPPB, Dept: EEB, BioMed: PathoGrad, Departments, Seminars
  • MCB Graduate Program Data Club Download MCB Graduate Program Data Club to my desktop calendar

    February 24, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM The MCB Graduate Program Data CLub will be held at 70 Ship St. Erin Kennedy (Delaney Lab): "A Cautionary Tail: Differential Repair in Nucleosome Core Particles" and Jackson Taylor (Helfand Lab): "Regulation of Lifespan by Sirt6 in Drosophila melanogaster" Laboratories for Molecular Medicine NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Open to the Public, Graduate School, Audience, Biology and Medicine, MCB Graduate Program, Data Club, Dept: MCB, MMI, BioMed: Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Dept: MPPB, Dept: EEB, BioMed: PathoGrad, Departments
  • EEB Tuesday Seminar Series Download EEB Tuesday Seminar Series to my desktop calendar

    February 28, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Solomon Dobrowski Associate Professor College of Forestry and Conservation University of Montana Talk Title: "Can plants keep pace with climate change? (Climatic connectivity in a warming world)" Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: EEB, Seminars
  • Grand Rounds - Combined Neurology/Neurosurgery Download Grand Rounds - Combined Neurology/Neurosurgery to my desktop calendar

    March 1, 2017 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Combined Neurology/Neurosurgery "Role of Lck in Human Glioma Stem Cell Biology" Nikolaos Tapinos, MD, Ph.D. Department of Neurosurgery, Director, Molecular Neuroscience & Neuro-Oncology Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Department of Neurosurgery and Department of Neuroscience Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to: *  Demonstrate the role of human glioma stem cell migration *  Explain how Lck signaling contributes to migration of human glioma cells *  Demonstrate the efficacy of a specific small molecule inhibitor against Lck as a potential new treatment for glioblastomas *  Demonstrate the role of Lck in regulating cancer stemness No Case Presentation Rhode Island Hospital George Auditorium Neurology, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Conferences
  • Pathobiology Seminar: Sebastian Lourido, Ph.D. Download Pathobiology Seminar:  Sebastian Lourido, Ph.D. to my desktop calendar

    March 2, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Whitehead Fellow Sebastian Lourido from the Whitehead Institute, will present "Unraveling the Cryptic Genome of a Neglected Parasite". This lecture is part of the 2017 Pathobiology Graduate Program Spring Seminar Series. All are welcome. Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) Medical School, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Seminars
  • NSGP Seminar Series: Stephen Liberles, PhD; Harvard University Download NSGP Seminar Series:  Stephen Liberles, PhD; Harvard University to my desktop calendar

    March 2, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Internal and External Sensory Systems Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Dept: Neuroscience, Brain Science Program, Biology and Medicine, Departments
  • The Executive and Entrepreneurial Leadership Forum at Brown University Download The Executive and Entrepreneurial Leadership Forum at Brown University to my desktop calendar

    March 2, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM The Executive and Entrepreneurial Leadership Forum at Brown University A special banquet honoring Brown University student leaders. The Executive and Entrepreneurial Leadership Forum is an informal association of top executives and entrepreneurs who value investing in tomorrow’s leaders. You will have the opportunity to make connections and network with the Forum speakers and other guests. Please contact us for more information. http://aia-brown.org/e2forum/ Brown Faculty Club Surgery, Panel Discussions, Recruiting Event, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Invitation Only, FacultyClub, Clubs and Organizations, Other Events
  • Dept. of Pediatrics (BIOMED) Grand Rounds at Rhode Island Hospital Download Dept. of Pediatrics (BIOMED) Grand Rounds at Rhode Island Hospital to my desktop calendar

    March 2, 2017 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM Dept. of Pediatric Grand Rounds (BIOMED) occurs weekly from September to June 30 at Rhode Island Hospital in the George Auditorium, 593 Eddy Street, Providence.CME credit is a available to relevant attendees through the RIH CME office. >> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details Medical School, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Faculty, AMS: GrandRounds
  • EEB Brown Bag Seminar Download EEB Brown Bag Seminar to my desktop calendar

    March 3, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Laura Nunes Sax Lab Talk Title: TBA Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) EnvironmentSociety, Dept: Environmental Health and Safety, Biology and Medicine, Brown Bag Lunch, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: EEB, Departments, Seminars
  • EEB Tuesday Seminar Series Download EEB Tuesday Seminar Series to my desktop calendar

    March 7, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Bret Tobalske Associate Professor Director, Field Research Station University of Montana Talk Title: TBA Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: EEB, Seminars
  • OB Medicine Grand Rounds Download OB Medicine Grand Rounds to my desktop calendar

    March 7, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM OB Medicine Grand Rounds Kathleen Arcaro, Professor Dept. of Veterinary & Animal Sciences University of Massachusetts "Using Breastmilk to Study Breast Cancer Risk" CME Event Rhode island Hospital, APC Bldg., 10th Floor Dermatology Conf. Rm. Biology and Medicine, AMS: GrandRounds
  • Grand Rounds - “M&M/Neuropathology” Download Grand Rounds - “M&M/Neuropathology” to my desktop calendar

    March 8, 2017 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM “M&M/Neuropathology” Syed Rizvi, MD, Associate Professor (clinical) Department of Neurology, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Director of the MS Centre, Rhode Island Hospital Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to: * Discuss summary cases and identify potential opportunities for improved outcomes with future patients Neuropathology Conference: Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to: *  Identify and predict the relationship between the gross and microscopic changes found in the postmortem brain and the symptoms, signs, treatment response and natural history of the disorder antemortem. No Case Presentation Rhode Island Hospital George Auditorium Neurology, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Conferences
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds* Internet Use in Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders: A Survey from a Clinic Population Download Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds* Internet Use in Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders:  A Survey from a Clinic Population to my desktop calendar

    March 8, 2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Todd Levine MD Medical Director Center for Children and Families Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island And Mara Quinn Bachelor of Arts in Health and Human Biology Research Assistant to Dr. Todd Levine, Brown University Wednesday, March 8, 2017 Bradley Hospital ◊Pine Room ◊ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm >> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details Biology and Medicine, AMS: GrandRounds, PsychBehavior, Departments
  • MCB Graduate Program Seminar Download MCB Graduate Program Seminar to my desktop calendar

    March 8, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Dr. Paul Yu from Harvard University will present a seminar. Title: TBA HostL Dr. Qian Chen Laboratories for Molecular Medicine NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Open to the Public, Graduate School, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, MCB Graduate Program, Dept: MCB, MMI, BioMed: Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Dept: MPPB, Dept: EEB, BioMed: PathoGrad, Departments, Seminars
  • Dermatology Clinical Conference and Lecture Download Dermatology Clinical Conference and Lecture to my desktop calendar

    March 9, 2017 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION DEPARTMENT OF DERMATOLOGY Dermatology Clinical Conference and Lecture Rhode Island Hospital, APC-10 Target Audience: Physicians and other interested healthcare professionals. Objectives: Rhode Island Hospital is accredited by the Rhode Island Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Rhode Island Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. To request reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact the Rhode Island Hospital CME office at (401) 444-4260. Rhode Island Hospital Dermatology, Info Session, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, BioMed Division Calendars, Lectures, Seminars, Conferences
  • Perception Action Seminar Series Download Perception Action Seminar Series to my desktop calendar

    March 9, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Seminar Series. Speaker: Manoj Srinivasan, Ohio State. Title: TBA brown.edu/Departments/CLPS/events Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 Dept: CLPS, First Years, Juniors, Seniors, For Masters candidates only, For PhD candidates only, Audience, Brain Science Program, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Faculty, Staff, Postdocs, Departments, Seminars
  • Pathobiology Seminar: Alfred Ayala, Ph.D. Download Pathobiology Seminar:  Alfred Ayala, Ph.D. to my desktop calendar

    March 9, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Professor of Surgery Alfred Ayala, from the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, will present "Pathological Processes in Shock/Sepsis: A Novel Role for Co-inhibitory Receptors/Check-point Proteins". This lecture is part of the 2017 Pathobiology Graduate Program Spring Seminar Series. All are welcome. Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) Medical School, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Seminars
  • NSGP Seminar Series: Sara Burke, PhD; University of Florida Download NSGP Seminar Series: Sara Burke, PhD; University of Florida to my desktop calendar

    March 9, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Working Towards a Systems-Level Understanding of Cognitive Aging Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Dept: Neuroscience, Brain Science Program, Biology and Medicine, Departments
  • Dept. of Pediatrics (BIOMED) Grand Rounds at Rhode Island Hospital Download Dept. of Pediatrics (BIOMED) Grand Rounds at Rhode Island Hospital to my desktop calendar

    March 9, 2017 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM Dept. of Pediatric Grand Rounds (BIOMED) occurs weekly from September to June 30 at Rhode Island Hospital in the George Auditorium, 593 Eddy Street, Providence.CME credit is a available to relevant attendees through the RIH CME office. >> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details Medical School, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Faculty, AMS: GrandRounds
  • EEB Brown Bag Seminar Download EEB Brown Bag Seminar to my desktop calendar

    March 10, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Emilia Huerta-Sanchez UC Merced Talk Title: TBA Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) Biology and Medicine, Brown Bag Lunch, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: EEB
  • EEB Tuesday Seminar Series Download EEB Tuesday Seminar Series to my desktop calendar

    March 14, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Robyn Crook Assistant Professor, San Francisco State University Talk Title: "Linking sensory neuron plasticity to adaptive, injury-induced behaviors" Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: EEB, Seminars
  • Grand Rounds - "Disruption of Cholinergic Neurotransmission Unmasks Aβ-Related Cognitive Impairment in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease" Download Grand Rounds - "Disruption of Cholinergic Neurotransmission Unmasks Aβ-Related Cognitive Impairment in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease" to my desktop calendar

    March 15, 2017 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM "Disruption of Cholinergic Neurotransmission Unmasks Aβ-Related Cognitive Impairment in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease" Peter Snyder, Ph.D., Senior Vice President & Chief Research Officer, Rhode Island Hospital, Professor, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University & Jessica Alber, Ph.D., Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University & Rhode Island Hospital Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to: * Describe the need for sensitive biomarkers for pre-clinical Alzheimer’s Disease, and how a low-cost screening test would reduce the cost of clinical trials and be necessary at point-of-care for a disease modifying therapeutic *  Describe the role of early basal forebrain cholinergic changes in Alzheimer’s disease, and how this early neuropathology change could be exploited to provide a signal of high-risk for preclinical disease and neocortical aggregation of beta-amyloid protein *  Discuss the results of a 27-month longitudinal study to provide initial validation of a proposed ‘pharmacologic stress test’ to screen for pre-clinical AD and determine whom to refer for amyloid PET imaging Case Presentation: Kat Dakay, MD, PGY-3, Neurology Resident, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital Rhode Island Hospital George Auditorium Neurology, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Conferences
  • MCB Graduate Program Seminar Download MCB Graduate Program Seminar to my desktop calendar

    March 15, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Dr. Rajat Singh from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine will present a seminar. Title: TBA Host: Dr. Louis Lapierre Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Open to the Public, Graduate School, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, MCB Graduate Program, Dept: MCB, MMI, BioMed: Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Dept: MPPB, Dept: EEB, BioMed: PathoGrad, Departments, Seminars
  • COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting: Speaker TBD; Title: TBA Download COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting: Speaker TBD; Title: TBA to my desktop calendar

    March 15, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM The COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Seminar is held every Wednesday from 1:00pm-2:00pm located at the Orthopaedic Library in Rhode Island Hospital, Medical Office Center (MOC) 2nd Floor, 2 Dudley St. Providence, RI. Rhode Island Hospital Orthopaedics Library SurgicalResearch, Medical School, For Masters candidates only, For PhD candidates only, Audience, Ongoing event, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Faculty, Staff, Postdocs, BioMed Faculty Affairs, AMS: SurgeryOrtho, BioMed Division Calendars, BioengineeringLaboratory, Seminars, Meetings, Other Events
  • Perception Action Seminar Series Download Perception Action Seminar Series to my desktop calendar

    March 16, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Michael S. Goodman '74 Memorial Seminar Series. Speaker: Melchi Michel, Rutgers University. Title: TBA This talk is co-sponsored with CVR. brown.edu/Departments/CLPS/events Metcalf Research Bldg, Room 305 Dept: CLPS, First Years, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, For Masters candidates only, For PhD candidates only, Audience, Brain Science Program, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Faculty, Staff, Postdocs, Departments, Seminars
  • Lecture by Jon Kabat-Zinn Download Lecture by Jon Kabat-Zinn to my desktop calendar

    March 16, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Jon Kabat-Zinn, iconic architect of the current Mindfulness movement and author of countless books, will give the annual Mary Interlandi '05 Memorial Lecture entitled "What's all this talk about Mindfulness? The heart of the matter and its relevance in a Dystopic Times." https://www.brown.edu/campus-life/spiritual-life/chaplains/upcoming-events/mary-interlandi-05-lecture-1 Metcalf Research Building, Room 101, Friedman Auditorium AMS: Mindfulness, Open to the Public, Dept: Chaplain, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Departments, Lectures
  • Dept. of Pediatrics (BIOMED) Grand Rounds at Rhode Island Hospital Download Dept. of Pediatrics (BIOMED) Grand Rounds at Rhode Island Hospital to my desktop calendar

    March 16, 2017 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM Dept. of Pediatric Grand Rounds (BIOMED) occurs weekly from September to June 30 at Rhode Island Hospital in the George Auditorium, 593 Eddy Street, Providence.CME credit is a available to relevant attendees through the RIH CME office. >> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details Medical School, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Faculty, AMS: GrandRounds
  • EEB Brown Bag Seminar Download EEB Brown Bag Seminar to my desktop calendar

    March 17, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Catriona Munro EEB Grad Student-Dunn Lab Talk Title: What could possibly go wrong? My adventures chasing the Portuguese Man of War Biomed Center, Room 291 (Eddy Auditorium) Biology and Medicine, Brown Bag Lunch, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: EEB
  • Brown Brain Fair 2017 Download Brown Brain Fair 2017 to my desktop calendar

    March 19, 2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM To culminate Brain Awareness Week, the Brown Brain Bee and Cure Alliance for Mental Illness present the second annual Brown Brain Fair! The Brain Fair will feature a wide range of interactive demonstrations that will educate audiences of all ages about the mind and brain. Adults can enjoy fun and accessible exhibitions about ongoing research at Brown, and children can participate in art projects, games and face painting. For more information, please contact Carin and Mac at admin@brownbrainbee.org. Sayles Hall Auditorium Medical School, Open to the Public, Dept: Neuroscience, Audience, Brain Science Program, Biology and Medicine, Clubs and Organizations