October 20, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Baxter I Research Building, lower level auditorium. Please join the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery as we welcome Kevin Himschoot, MD, PGY-4 resident. Dr. Himschoot will present "Avoiding Oncology Disasters for the General Orthopaedist."Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902, website

October 20, 7:30-8:30 a.m., Jewish Hospital Bottigheimer Auditorium. Stephen Wheeler, MD, associate professor, UofL Department of Family and Geriatric Medicine, will present, "Heart Failure." Learners will review pathophysiology and tests to improve diagnosis, address differences in systolic and diastolic heart failure, and review medications for prevention and treatment. CME credit will be provided.Additional Information: Melissa Garrett, 852-5499

October 20, 8 a.m., Norton Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium. Join us for a pediatric grand rounds featuring Victoria A. Statler, MD, MSc. Statler is assistant professor of pediatrics in the division of infectious diseases at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. She will present, “Optimizing Vaccine Immunity in the Immunocompromised Pediatric Patient.”Additional Information: Brittney Luckett, 502-629-8828

October 20, noon, 139 Shumaker Research Building. "Canine genomics: Deciphering the past, present, and future of dogs" by Adam Boyko, an assistant professor in Biomedical Sciences at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. His research focuses on genomic investigation of dogs as a model of genetic disease and evolutionary genetics. One aspect of this work is understanding the evolution and genetics of village dogs, the semi-feral pariah dogs found in much of the world today. Additional Information: Charice Johnson, 852-8263

October 20, 6-9 p.m., Griffin Gate Marriott Resort, 1800 Newtown Pike, Lexington, 40511; October 21, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Equus Run Vineyeards, 1280 Moores Mill Rd., Midway, 40347; Free. Leaders in movement disorders from Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana and Pennsylvania will share new developments in movement disorders. The goal of this course is to provide an update on diagnosis and management of Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, dystonia and gait ataxia. Additional Information: Website 

October 26, 6:30 - 8 p.m., Gheens Science Hall and Rauch Planetarium.  Planetary Scientist Dr. Candice Hansen will present new discoveries from the Juno probe to Jupiter, which arrived last year. She is responsible for the development of JunoCam, which employs citizen-scientists to combine and color images. New details about giant storms and Jupiter's magnetic field have already been revealed. Light refreshments and a chance to talk with Dr. Hansen will follow.  Additional Information: Gerard Williger, website, 852-6790

Mondays, 12:30-2 p.m., various locations. The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences' Colloquium Talk Series kicks off Nov. 13, with Dr. Paul Rosen in LF 101. The talks continue: 

  • Dec. 4, Dr. Sandra Sephton, LF 101
  • Feb. 12, Dr. Stephen O'Connor, SRB 139
  • March 5, Dr. Stephen Tucker, SRB 139
  • April 9, Dr. Joseph Neimat, SRB 139
  • April 30, Dr. Gregory Smith, SRB 138


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