October 17, 12-1 p.m., Clinical and Translational Research Building, HSC, Room 101, Department of Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series hosts Dr. Sheri Krams, PhD, who will speak on "microRNA regulation of immune responses." Krams is a professor of Surgery at Stanford University.
October 17, 2-3 p.m., Room 123, KCCTRB, HSC. RCR: Alternative Career Paths. While there are not as many opportunities to follow the traditional academic path, your PhD provides inroads to many alternatives. During this presentation, we will discuss the current status of traditional careers in academia, alternative careers, and resources to aid the transition out of academia. Presenters: Dr. Kevyn Merten and Dr. Caroline Mills. Additional Information: Carla Jones, 852-2454, website
October 18, 7-8 a.m., Auditorium, Lower Level, Ambulatory Care Building. Farid Kehdy, MD, and Swapna K. Chandran, MD, present “Gastric Reflux-The spectrum of extra-esophageal reflux disease.” Additional Information: Jessica Gardner, 852-0864
October 18, 8 a.m., Medical School “B” Building, Room B302. Mark Del Monte, JD, CEO/Executive Vice President (Interim), American Academy of Pediatrics presents, 18th Annual Dr. Billy F. Andrews Memorial Lectureship on “Advocacy and the Pediatrician: Optimal Health for All Children.” Additional Information: Email
October 18, 8-8:45 a.m., Jewish Hospital Bottigheimer Auditorium. Jennifer Daily, MD, Assistant Professor, UofL Dept of Family Medicine, will present, "On-Field Emergencies." CME credit will be provided. Additional Information: Melissa Garrett
October 18, noon to 1 p.m., HSC Kornhauser Auditorium 103; Repeats Oct. 21 Ekstrom Library W104. UofL's Sustainability Coordinator, Dr. Justin Mog shares successes and frustrations in playing the long-game of reorienting a huge institution away from business-as-usual and toward a thoughtful balancing of environmental, social, and economic stewardship. How can we leverage the resources of a major metropolitan university to drive our city, state, and nation away from collapse? How can employees and others help nudge the university in the right direction? A conversation about Keeping (UofL) Weird. Additional Information: Oct. 18, HSC; Oct. 21, Belknap
October 18, 3-4 p.m., Natural Sciences Building, Room 112. Dr. Andrew Mahler, Postdoctoral Associate, UofL Department of Chemistry, will present, “Towards variational calculations of excited states: Progress and challenges in the use of nonorthogonal SCF solutions.” Additional Information: Missy Klotz, 852-6787
November 12, noon to 1 p.m., Health Sciences Campus, School of Medicine Instructional Building (B-Building), room 215. Dr. Andrew Newberg is the guest speaker who is a neuroscientist and the Director of Research Marcus Institute of Integrative Health at Thomas Jefferson University, Professor in the Department of Integrative Medicine and Nutritional Sciences, and Professor in the Department of Radiology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. The event is free. Register online. Additional Information: Email
Departmental Seminars are listed below.
EpiHour Seminar Series (Epidemiology and Population Health)