Seminar-Series

April 20, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Baxter I Research Center, lower level auditorium. Please join the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery as we welcome Scott Farner, MD, Kleinert Kutz Hand Care Center, Clinical Instructor, University of Louisville. Dr. Farner will lecture on "Distal Radius Fractures: Evidence Based Treatment?" Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902 

April 20, 7:30-8:30 a.m., Jewish Hospital Bottigheimer Auditorium. Arif Nazir, MD, CMO, Signature HealthCARE, president, SHC Medical Partners, will present, "Setting Sensible Models to Nudge Clinicians in Value-based Era; How Motivated are We?" Learners will be able to: 1. Describe evolution of healthcare from volume to value-based; 2. Define role of practitioners in assuring high-value care; 3. Review impact of intrinsic motivation in practitioner engagement; 4. Strategize to enhance practitioner engagement and quality. CME credit will be provided. Additional Information: Melissa Garrett, 852-5499. 

April 20, 8 a.m., Norton Hospital 2nd Floor Auditorium. 37th Annual Dr. Kareem B. Minhas Memorial Lectureship: "Pulmonary hypertension Across the Lifespan: Rules to Beautify, Bend, and Break" by Alexander R. Opotowsky, MD, MMSc.  Additional Information: Brittney Lucket, 502-629-8828 

April 20, noon, Urban and Public Affairs (426 W. Bloom St.), Room 123. The Urban and Public Affairs Speaker Series welcomes former U.S. Ambassador Matthew Barzun. Barzun served as U.S. ambassador to the United Kingdom from August 2013 to January 2017. He served as National Finance Chair for former President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign in 2011 and 2012. From August 2009 to May 2011, he served as U.S. ambassador to Sweden.  Additional Information: Website 

April 20, noon, 139 Shumaker Research Building.  Guest Dr. Caroline Williams, University of California Berkeley,  "Cold truths: Evolutionary impacts of seasonality," will be presented by Dr. Williams, who studies the evolution of metabolic physiology in ectotherms, using insects as models. Her work was recently featured on the cover of Functional Ecology and she was presented with the George A. Bartholomew Award from the Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology in 2018.  Additional Information: Charice Johnson, 852-8263 

April 20, 12:30 p.m., LL-16, Chemistry Building, Belknap Campus.  Krishnan Raghavachari, PhD, Indiana University, will present, "Fragment-based Methods for Calculating Accurate Energies and Spectroscopic Properties of Large Molecules and Nanoscale Systems."  Additional Information: Sherry Nalley, 852-6798  

April 20, 2:30 p.m., Room 112 Natural Science.  Dr. Mahdi Hosseini of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University will present "Cavity Quantum Atom-Optics: from laser cooled atoms to active nano-photonics." His talk will describe light-atom interactions in the weak and strong QED regime and show how such coherent interactions can be used to implement quantum storage, logic operations, and state engineering for optical information.  Additional Information: Website   


Departmental Seminars are listed below.

Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology Seminars

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Bioinformatics and Biostatistics Seminar Series

Cardiovascular Medicine

EpiHour Seminar Series (Epidemiology and Population Health)

Medicine, (Department of) - Grand Rounds, Or Complete 2016-2017 Schedule

Microbiology and Immunology

Pediatrics

Pharmacology & Toxicology Seminars

Public Health and Information Sciences, School of

Speed School of Engineering