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  • NO COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting -On Summer Hiatus Download NO COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting -On Summer Hiatus to my desktop calendar

    July 6, 2016 1:00 PM - September 7, 2016 1:00 PM COBRE & ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH MEETINGS ON SUMMER HIATUS FROM JULY 6TH THROUGH SEPTEMBER 7, 2016 Rhode Island Hospital SurgicalResearch, Surgery, Medical School, Biology and Medicine, Dept: MPPB, AMS: SurgeryOrtho, BioMed Division Calendars, BioengineeringLaboratory
  • Demystifying the PhD Experience: Strategies for Academic & Personal Success in Grad School Download Demystifying the PhD Experience: Strategies for Academic & Personal Success in Grad School to my desktop calendar

    August 25, 2016 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM The IMSD Program is offering this 5-part training module on how to develop strategies to recognize, implement and fully integrate the academic and non-academic skills required to succeed in graduate school. Designed for beginning and early stage graduate students. Sessions will be held August 23-24-25-26 & 29 from 8:30am-11:00am. Faculty instructor: Dean Andrew G. Campbell. Senior Scholar: Tracey Suter. Space is limited and pre-registration is required: http://goo.gl/forms/Ocvs8GOONn3keirq1 Horace Mann House, Room 103 BioMed: IMSD, NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Graduate School, For PhD candidates only, Audience, Biology and Medicine, MCB Graduate Program, MMI, BioMed: Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Dept: MPPB, Dept: EEB, BioMed: PathoGrad, BioMed: Pathology
  • MCB Special Seminar Download MCB Special Seminar to my desktop calendar

    August 25, 2016 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Prof. Shin-Han Shiu from Michigan State University will present seminar: "Challenges in defining functional regions in genomes" Host: Prof. Alison DeLong Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 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 Thesis Defense Download MCB Graduate Program Thesis Defense to my desktop calendar

    August 26, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM MCB Graduate Student Matthew Booker (Alison DeLong Lab) will defend his Ph.D. Thesis: Diversification of Protein Phosphatase 2A Regulatory Subunits in Plants: Functional and Phylogenetic Analysis" Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Open to the Public, Graduate School, Dept: Neuroscience, Audience, Biology and Medicine, MCB Graduate Program, Thesis Defense, Dept: MCB, MMI, BioMed: Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Dept: MPPB, Dept: EEB, BioMed: PathoGrad, Departments
  • Demystifying the PhD Experience: Strategies for Academic & Personal Success in Grad School Download Demystifying the PhD Experience: Strategies for Academic & Personal Success in Grad School to my desktop calendar

    August 29, 2016 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM The IMSD Program is offering this 5-part training module on how to develop strategies to recognize, implement and fully integrate the academic and non-academic skills required to succeed in graduate school. Designed for beginning and early stage graduate students. Sessions will be held August 23-24-25-26 & 29 from 8:30am-11:00am. Faculty instructor: Dean Andrew G. Campbell. Senior Scholar: Tracey Suter. Space is limited and pre-registration is required: http://goo.gl/forms/Ocvs8GOONn3keirq1 Horace Mann House, Room 103 BioMed: IMSD, NSGP (Neuroscience Graduate Program), Graduate School, For PhD candidates only, Audience, Biology and Medicine, MCB Graduate Program, MMI, BioMed: Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, Dept: MPPB, Dept: EEB, BioMed: PathoGrad, BioMed: Pathology
  • Grand Rounds - cancelled for the summer Download Grand Rounds - cancelled for the summer to my desktop calendar

    August 31, 2016 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM cancelled for the summer Rhode Island Hospital George Auditorium Neurology, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Conferences
  • Grand Rounds - M&M/Pathology Download Grand Rounds - M&M/Pathology to my desktop calendar

    September 7, 2016 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM M&M/Path Rhode Island Hospital George Auditorium Neurology, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Conferences
  • COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting: Travis D. Blood, MD; Title: TBA Download COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting: Travis D. Blood, MD; Title: TBA to my desktop calendar

    September 7, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM The COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting is held every Wednesday from 1:00 pm-2:pm at the Orthopaedic Library in Rhode Island Hospital. Rhode Island Hospital SurgicalResearch, Medical School, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: MCB, BioMed Faculty Affairs, AMS: SurgeryOrtho, BioMed Division Calendars, BioengineeringLaboratory, Departments, Seminars
  • Dermatology Clinical Conference and Lecture Download Dermatology Clinical Conference and Lecture to my desktop calendar

    September 8, 2016 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION DEPARTMENT OF DERMATOLOGY Dermatology Clinical Conference and Lecture Laura Ferris, MD Associate Professor of Dermatology University of Pittsburgh “Screening for Skin Cancer: A Review of the Evidence” Thursday, September 8, 2016, 8:30 a.m. Rhode Island Hospital, APC-10 Target Audience: Physicians and other interested healthcare professionals. Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, participants should be able to: - Critique the current guidelines and recommendations for population-based skin cancer screening - Analyze the evidence showing the potential benefits and harms of screening for skin cancer - Discuss outcomes from a large skin cancer screening program initiated in a large health care system in Western PA 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
  • MMI Fall Seminar: Amanda Jamieson, Ph. D. Download MMI Fall Seminar: Amanda Jamieson, Ph. D. to my desktop calendar

    September 8, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM As part of the 2016 MMI Fall Seminar Series, Amanda Jamieson, Ph. D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at Brown University, will be giving a lecture titled “Immune Triage: Understanding Host Resilience to Infection and Trauma”. Hosted by Laurent Brossay, Ph.D., this lecture will meet in Marcuvitz Auditorium in Room 220 in Sydney Frank Hall, 185 Meeting Street. Refreshments will be served at 11:45am. Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, MMI, Lectures
  • EEB Tuesday Seminar Series Download EEB Tuesday Seminar Series to my desktop calendar

    September 13, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Richard Wrangham, Ruth B. Moore Professor of Biological Anthropology at Harvard University Talk Title: The Evolution of Good and Evil Richard Wrangham (PhD, Cambridge University, 1975) is Ruth B. Moore Professor of Biological Anthropology at Harvard University and founded the Kibale Chimpanzee Project in 1987. He has conducted extensive research on primate ecology, nutrition, and social behavior. He is best known for his work on the evolution of human warfare, described in the book Demonic Males, and on the role of cooking in human evolution, described in the book Catching Fire: How Cooking Made Us Human. Together with Elizabeth Ross, he co-founded the Kasiisi Project in 1997, and serves as a patron of the Great Apes Survival Partnership. BioMed Center, Eddy Auditorium Rm. 291 Dept: Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Dept: Anthropology, Dept: EEB, Departments, Seminars
  • DEANS Award Translational Research Seminar Download DEANS Award Translational Research Seminar to my desktop calendar

    September 13, 2016 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM An ongoing seminar series that highlights the cutting edge translational research being conducted by DEANS Award recipients. Join us for an evening of science, innovation, and networking. Hors d'oeuvres and beverages are provided. The 2015 DEANS Awards were made possible by contributions from both Brown University and Lifespan. https://www.brown.edu/about/administration/biomed/clinical-translational-science/events Alpert Medical Building, Case Study Room 270 Medical School, Brain Science Program, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Departments, Seminars
  • COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting: Ebru Oral, PhD; Title: TBA Download COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Meeting: Ebru Oral, PhD; Title: TBA to my desktop calendar

    September 14, 2016 1:00 AM - 2:00 AM The COBRE & Orthopaedic Research Seminar is held every Wednesday from 1:00pm-2:00pm located at the Orthopaedic Library in Rhode Island Hospital Rhode Island Hospital SurgicalResearch, Medical School, For Masters candidates only, For PhD candidates only, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Faculty, Staff, BioMed Faculty Affairs, AMS: SurgeryOrtho, BioMed Division Calendars, BioengineeringLaboratory, Seminars
  • Grand Rounds - Paula Grammas, PhD Download Grand Rounds - Paula Grammas, PhD to my desktop calendar

    September 14, 2016 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Paula Grammas, PhD Professor and Chair Ryan Center for Neuroscience University of Rhode Island 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

    September 14, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Dr. Barry Ganetzky from the University of Wisconsin, Madison will present a seminar: "Neuronal degeneration and regeneration in long-lived Drosophila larvae" Host: Dr. Stephen Helfand Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) 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
  • MMI Fall Seminar: David S. Schneider, Ph. D. Download MMI Fall Seminar: David S. Schneider, Ph. D. to my desktop calendar

    September 15, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM As part of the 2016 MMI Fall Seminar Series, David S. Schneider, Ph. D., Associate Professor in Microbiology & Immunology at Stanford University will be giving a lecture with title to be determined. Hosted by Amanda Jamieson, Ph.D., this lecture will meet in Marcuvitz Auditorium in Room 220 in Sydney Frank Hall, 185 Meeting Street. Refreshments will be served at 11:45am. Sidney Frank Hall, Room 220 (Nathan Marcuvitz Auditorium) Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, MMI, Lectures
  • 93rd Ogden Lecture: Her Excellency Dr. Joyce Banda, President of the Republic of Malawi (2012-2014) Download 93rd Ogden Lecture: Her Excellency Dr. Joyce Banda, President of the Republic of Malawi (2012-2014) to my desktop calendar

    September 19, 2016 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Her Excellency Dr. Joyce Banda, former President of Malawi (2012-2014) and Africa's second female President will speak in Salomon, DeCiccio Family Auditorium on Monday, September 19th. Doors will open at 5:00 pm. As an entrepreneur, activist, politician and a philanthropist, Her Excellency Dr. Joyce Banda is the former President of Malawi (2012-2014), making her the country's first female president and Africa's second. Voted as Africa's most powerful woman by Forbes magazine and voted as one of the most powerful women in the world, she is a champion for the rights of women, children, the disabled and other marginalized groups. On the international scene, President Banda was instrumental in the formation of such organizations as African Federation of Women Entrepreneurs (AFWE) currently running in 41 countries in Africa, Council for the Economic Empowerment of Women in Africa (CEEWA) and Americans & Africans Business Women’s Alliance (AABWA) of which she served as First President. President Banda sits on a number of international organizational bodies. These include the Executive Advisory Committee of UNIFEM, Global Leaders Council for Reproductive Health and Scientific Advisory Board of the Programs in Global Health and Social Change for Harvard Medical School. To request special services, accommodations or assistance for the event, please contact the University Event & Conference Services Office at universityevents@brown.edu or 401-863-3100. https://www.brown.edu/campus-life/events/ogden/ Salomon Center, Room 101 (De Ciccio Family Auditorium) Medical School, Open to the Public, Audience, Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, Global Health Initiative, Faculty, Staff, BioMed: WIM, Lectures
  • EEB Tuesday Seminar Series Download EEB Tuesday Seminar Series to my desktop calendar

    September 20, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Carla Staver Assistant Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Yale University Talk Title: TBA BioMed Center, Eddy Auditorium Rm. 291 Biology and Medicine, Lectures, Conferences, and Meetings, MCB Graduate Program, MMI, Dept: MPPB, Dept: EEB, Seminars