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Announcements Nov. 15, 2012

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting Nov. 14. They are in the Nov. 15 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Events
1.) Green Tip: Don’t miss today’s Sustainability Scholars Roundtable

Grand Rounds
2.) Family & Geriatric Medicine
3.) Pediatrics

4.) Orthopaedic Surgery
Information Technology
5.) Lync Mobile available for your smartphone
6.) Guest wireless briefly offline Friday night

Talks
7.) Molecular Targets Seminar
8.) Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology Fall 2012 Seminar Series
9.) ‘LGBT People of Color: Intersectionality of Cultural Identities’
10.) The Sutherland Endowed Chair in Glass Lecture Series: Stephen Cartwright

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Events
1.) Green Tip: Don’t miss today’s Sustainability Scholars Roundtable
10 a.m. Nov. 15, Cox Lounge, Wyatt Hall (2nd floor, center) Brandeis School of Law
Free
All faculty, researchers and grad students engaged in sustainability-related research are invited to share their research interests and meet other sustainability researchers as UofL seeks to enhance interdisciplinary collaboration and grant funding potential in this area. This will be the first in a series of roundtable discussions. Refreshments will be served. Open to researchers from any discipline or unit. Sponsored by UofL's Sustainability Council.
Additional Information: Contact Tony Arnold

Grand Rounds
2.) Family & Geriatric Medicine
7:30 a.m. Nov. 16, Bottigheimer Auditorium
Free
Larry Fields, MD, FAAFP, The Family Medicine Center; private practice, Ashland, Ky., presents “The Patient Centered Medical Home.” He will review what the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) is and how to establish a certified PCMH, as well as understand its significance for the future of family medicine and America’s health care.
Additional Information: CME category 1 is available for both AAFP & ACCME accreditation and a continental breakfast will be provided. For additional information contact Callie Booth.

3.) Pediatrics
8 a.m. Nov. 16, Norton Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium
Free, public
Join us for a Pediatric Grand Rounds featuring Michael Tarantino, medical director and president of the Bleeding and Clotting Disorders Institute in Peoria, Ill. In his presentation, “Hemophilia: The Evolution of Modern Treatment,” he will discuss the clinical and laboratory features of hemophilia as well as the current state-of-the-art treatment for hemophilia and its future. We hope to see you there.
Additional Information: Brittney Luckett, 629-8828

4.) Orthopaedic Surgery
6:45 a.m. Nov. 16, Baxter I Research Building, lower level, auditorium, Health Sciences Center
Free
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is pleased to present Brandi Hartley, 4th year orthopaedic surgery resident at UofL. Hartley will lecture on “Humeral Nailing: Advantages and Disadvantages.”
Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

Information Technology
5.) Lync Mobile available for your smartphone
Now you can instant message with fellow faculty and staff members by using Microsoft Lync on your smartphone. The application is available for iPhone, Blackberry and Android mobile devices. The messenger app functions similarly to your desktop version, so you can send messages with ease when you are off-campus or away from your computer. Complete installation instructions and a user guide.
Additional Information: IT HelpDesk, 852-7997

6.) Guest wireless briefly offline Friday night
UofL’s guest wireless network will be offline for a few minutes Friday night during IT’s regular preventive maintenance window from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Please note that other systems (e.g. Blackboard, email, instant messaging, PeopleSoft, SharePoint, ULink, voice and data services, etc.) may be offline without notice during this time and you may lose work. Complete information on preventive maintenance.
Additional Information: IT HelpDesk, 852-7997

Talks

7.) Molecular Targets Seminar
3:45 p.m. Nov. 15, Room 123, Clinical and Translational Research Building, Health Sciences Center
Free
The Molecular Targets Seminar Series will present “Regulation of Integrin Trafficking and Cell Migration by Syntaxin 6 and VAMP3 Interaction.” Our speaker will be Chuan Hu, PhD, assistant professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, UofL. This seminar series is funded by the Brown Cancer Center Joan Cralle Day Cancer Research Fund. Refreshments will be served at 3:30 p.m.
Additional Information: Abdullah Yalcin

8.) Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology Fall 2012 Seminar Series
4 p.m. Nov. 15, Baxter Auditorium
Free
UofL School of Medicine is pleased to present Dmitry Familtsev, PhD student. His presentation will be on “Zinc, Spines and Alzheimer’s Disease.”
Additional Information: Barbara Hughes, 852-5167

9.) ‘LGBT People of Color: Intersectionality of Cultural Identities’
3 p.m. Nov. 16, Room 117, College of Education and Human Development
Free
Barry Chung, PhD, professor in the Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology, Indiana University at Bloomington, will speak on “LGBT People of Color: Intersectionality of Cultural Identities.”
Additional Information: Patrick Possel, 852-0623

10.) The Sutherland Endowed Chair in Glass Lecture Series: Stephen Cartwright
7 p.m. Nov. 15, Cressman Center for Visual Arts, First and Main streets
Free
Cartwright earned a BA in studio art from the University of California, Davis and an MFA in sculpture from Tyler School of Art. Cartwright is an assistant professor in sculpture at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and longs for the topographical relief that informs his practice.
Additional Information: Claire Pope, 852-0288, or see the calendar.

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