Feb. 15, 8-9 a.m., Baxter Building Auditorium, HSC. As part of Neuroscience Grand Rounds, the Dept. of Neurology is pleased to announce that Samir Karia, MD, Associate Professor in the department of Neurology Child Neurology Division, will present “Visual Sensitivity and Epilepsy” on Thursday, February 15 at 8 a.m. in the Baxter Building Auditorium (Lower Level). More information, including how to watch live on the web and receive CME credit, is available online.

February 15, 8 a.m., Ambulatory Care Building auditorium. Medicine Grand Rounds features Julio A. Ramirez, MD, FACP, Professor of Medicine/Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology and Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases at UofL. Ramirez will present "Clinical Research: From Idea to Publication" focusing on an overview of clinical study designs, the planning and performing of a clinical study, the process for statistical and clinical analysis, and the structure of a Clinical Research Coordinating Center. Additional Information: Jason Puckett, 852-1825

February 15, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Ambulatory Care Building Auditorium. Brian Hurley, MD, MBA, DFASAM, Assistant Professor of Addiction Medicine, UCLA Department of Psychiatry will present “Psychiatric Practice in the Context of Sexual and Gender Diversity.” Lunch will be provided.

February 15, 12-1 p.m.,  Room 123, Clinical and Translational Research Building. The Department of Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series presents Dr. Virginia Miller, PhD, “Unexpected observations while exploring early stages of bubonic plague.” Miller is a Professor of Genetics with the University of Chapel Hill School of Medicine.Additional Information: Lisa Hagan

February 15, 4 p.m., Baxter 1 Auditorium. Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology presents Dr. David Magnuson, PhD, Professor in the Kentucky Spinal Cord Injury Research Center, for this research seminar. Additional Information: Berlinda Manley, 852-5165, Donna Bottorff, 852-7545

February 16, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Baxter I Research Building, lower level auditorium. Please join the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery as we welcome Christian Eccles, MD, PGY-3, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Louisville. Dr. Eccles' lecture, "Cast or Splint...Wait, Who's on Call Again?" will give the audience a better understanding of the history of splinting, radiographic indices on how to assess a well formed cast, and current literature regarding casting controversies. Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

February 16, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m., Jewish Hospital Bottigheimer Auditorium. Suzanne Kingery, MD, Associate Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology, UofL School of Medicine, will present: "TRANSformative Healthcare: Gender Expansive Youth and the Role of the Primary Care Provider." CME credit will be provided. Additional Information: Melissa Garrett, 852-5499

Feb. 16, Louisville Marriott East. Join us for the 2018 ‘Just for Kids’ Pediatric Care Symposium, on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018 at the Louisville Marriott East.  This program will provide a clinical update on the management of pediatric patients. Topics will provide pediatric updates on cardiology, childhood cancers, psychiatry, endocrinology, child trafficking, neurology and more. The keynote speaker is American Academy of Pediatrics president-elect, Colleen Kraft, MD, FAAP. Kraft will begin her one-year term as president on Jan. 1, 2018. Additional Information: Website

February 19, 12-1 p.m.,  CTR101/102. The Hepatobiology & Toxicology Center presents a special seminar by Dr. Anna Mae Diehl, Florence McAlister Professor of Medicine, Professor of Molecular Genetics, Duke University, titled, “NASH and HCC.”Additional Information: Steve Mahanes, 852-1388

February 23, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Baxter I Research Building, lower level auditorium. Join the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery as we welcome Michelle S. Caird, MD, Associate Professor, Larry S. Matthews Collegiate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Associate Chair for Education and Residency Program Director, University of Michigan Medical School. Dr. Caird will lecture on "How (and Why) to Never Miss a Septic Hip: Algorithms and Evidence Breakthroughs in Brittle Bones - Update on Osteogenesis Imperfecta."Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

March 2018 - April 2018 (see specific dates below) Mondays, 12:30-2 p.m., various locations. The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences' Colloquium Talk Series.  For more information contact  or call 852-6129

  • March 5, Dr. Stephen Tucker, SRB 139
  • April 9, Dr. Joseph Neimat, SRB 139
  • April 30, Dr. Gregory Smith, SRB 13

March 5, 12-1 p.m., School of Medicine Instructional Building Room B215.  Jeffrey D. Karpicke, PhD, is the James V. Bradley professor of psychological sciences at Purdue University. In his presentation, Dr. Karpicke will discuss: 1) How learning takes place and how knowledge can be applied under variable conditions to solve new problems, 2) Discuss research on the importance of retrieval in the learning process, 3) Describe evidence-based practices to enhance the learning experiences of students. Immediately following the presentation there will be a follow-up small group conversation for those interested. CME credit offered. Lunch will be served. RSVP online.  

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


Pharmacology & Toxicology Seminars

Public Health and Information Sciences, School of

Speed School of Engineering