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Announcements Nov. 8, 2012

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting Nov. 7. They are in the Nov. 8 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) School of Music Concerts Nov. 10–Nov. 13

Events
2.) Bake sale for UofL Cares
3.) CARMA webcast
4.) Sustainability Scholars Roundtable
5.) Free legal clinic for cancer patients and families
6.) Game Watch at the Red Barn – UofL vs. Syracuse

Grand Rounds
7.) Family & Geriatric Medicine
8.) Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
9.) Orthopaedic Surgery

Miscellaneous
10.) Coulter Translational Partnership Funding Opportunity

Talks
11.) Sikhism: Turban is Not Terrorism
12.) Seminar
13.) 6th Annual Anne Braden Memorial Lecture & 20-Year Fair Housing Action Plan Unveiling
14.) PSC Colloquium Series – ‘Irrational Goal Striving: Pursuing Anxiety and Depression’
15.) DOVS Research Seminar Series

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) School of Music Concerts Nov. 10–Nov. 13
Comstock Concert Hall and Bird Recital Hall
Free, unless noted otherwise
Bird Recital Hall: Community Music Program Recital, 1 p.m., Nov. 10; University Oboe Studio, 7 p.m., Nov. 13. Comstock Concert Hall: New Music Festival, University Collegiate Chorale and Cardinal Singers, 8 p.m., Nov. 10; Music eX Series, Brittany MacWilliams, violin and Dror Biran, piano, featuring French violin sonatas, 3 p.m.,($15 general admission, $5 students), and New Music Festival, University Symphony Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., Nov. 11; University Jazz Ensemble I, 8 p.m., Nov. 13.
Additional Information: School of Music, 853-6907

Events
2.) Bake sale for UofL Cares
11 a.m.–2 p.m. Nov. 8, Ambulatory Care Building Basement, near elevators
Most items only 50 cents
The Department of Surgery will have a bake sale to raise money for the UofL Cares Campaign. We will also be selling the department’s 2nd Annual Cookbook for only $5. You can support the campaign by purchasing some goodies, a cookbook, or by making a small donation. Let’s show the community that UofL cares.
Additional Information: Sharlene Dillander, 852-6880

3.) CARMA webcast
1:30 p.m. Nov. 9, Room 201, Frazier Hall, College of Business, Belknap Campus
Free
We will broadcast a CARMA webcast with Ann Cunliffe from the University of New Mexico presenting “Crafting Qualitative Organizational Research.” See her website. More information about CARMA is available online. Click here to become a registered user of CARMA.
Additional Information: CARMA

4.) Sustainability Scholars Roundtable
10 a.m. Nov. 15, Cox Lounge, Wyatt Hall (2nd floor, center) Brandeis School of Law, Belknap Campus
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 sustainability-related research. Refreshments will be served. Open to all faculty, research staff and graduate students. Sponsored by the University Sustainability Council.
Additional Information: Contact Tony Arnold.

5.) Free legal clinic for cancer patients and families
6 p.m. Nov. 14, Gilda’s Club; 633 Baxter Ave.
Free, public
UofL’s Kentucky Cancer Program, Louisville Bar Association and the Louisville Pro Bono Consortium will host a legal clinic for cancer patients and their families, caregivers, etc. Attorneys will be available to offer free help and advice on life-planning documents, employee benefits during illness, government assistance and more. Refreshments at 6 p.m.; clinic 6:30–8 p.m. Must RSVP. To reserve a seat, please call 852-6318.
Additional Information: Jaime Wientjes

6.) Game Watch at the Red Barn – UofL vs. Syracuse
Doors open 11:15 a.m. for noon tipoff, Nov. 10, George J. Howe Red Barn
Free
Bring your friends and family to the Red Barn this Saturday for great football and a fabulous time. Free lunch and adult beverages provided. And of course, George Howe will be on hand to make sure everyone has a good time. Donations accepted to benefit UofL students. Sponsored by the A&S Ambassador Program and the Red Barn Alumni Association. RSVP online to be automatically entered into a drawing for an A&S gift basket and a Visa gift card.
Additional Information: Go online, or contact Lindsey Ronay, 852-3252, or George Howe, 852-7467.

Grand Rounds
7.) Family & Geriatric Medicine
7:30 a.m. Nov. 9, Bottigheimer Auditorium
Free
David Doukas, MD, endowed chair professor, UofL Department of Family and Geriatric Medicine, presents “Promoting Humanism through Medical Ethics and Humanities Education.” He will define and describe humanism and professionalism; discuss how humanistic skills can be enhanced by the humanities, thereby enriching the care of patients; and identify how one can best approach the patient that respects his or her values. CME category 1 is available for both AAFP & ACCME accreditation and a continental breakfast will be provided.
Additional Information: Contact Callie Booth.

8.) Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Nov. 8, Ambulatory Care Building Auditorium, Health Sciences Center
Free, public
Darcy Walworth, PhD, MT-BC, director of music therapy, UofL, will present “Biomedical Music Therapy in Early Childhood.”
Additional Information: Christy Castle-Greenwell, 588-4424

9.) Orthopaedic Surgery
6:45 a.m. Nov. 9. Baxter I Research Building, lower level, auditorium, Health Sciences Center
Free
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is proud to present Kaveh R. Sajadi, MD, Kentucky Bone & Joint Surgeons, Lexington. Sajadi will lecture on “Arthroplasty for Proximal Humerus Fractures – Hemiarthroplasty vs. Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.”
Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

Miscellaneous
10.) Coulter Translational Partnership Funding Opportunity
5 p.m. Nov. 16 pre-proposal deadline
The Coulter Translational Partnership program at UofL is accepting applications for the second funding cycle. Awards average $100,000 for one year. The program is designed to support collaborative research that addresses unmet clinical needs, improvements in health care and commercial product introduction. Teams must include a bioengineering affiliated faculty member and a clinical collaborator. Pre-proposal application deadline is next week.
Additional Information: Jessica Sharon, 852-4143, or go online.

Talks
11.) Sikhism: Turban is Not Terrorism
1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Nov. 8, Room W104, Ekstrom Library, Belknap Campus
Free and open to the public
The Difficult Discussion Series Presents “Sikhism: Mistaken Turban” panel discussion. Sikh representatives will share their religious beliefs. Moderated by Daya Sandhu, president of the Sikh Society of Kentucky, UofL professor, education & counseling psychology, Presidential Exemplary Multicultural Teaching Award recipient for 2000 and Fulbright Research Scholar. Co-sponsored by UofL Asian Studies program, Institute for Intercultural Communications and Asian Institute-Crane House.
Additional Information: Daya Sandhu, 852-6646 or 931-2158

12.) Seminar
Noon Nov. 7, Room 614, Homberger Library, Building A, Health Sciences Center
Brandi Warren, BMB graduate student, “Epigenetic Effects of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals on Premature Reproductive Aging.”

13.) 6th Annual Anne Braden Memorial Lecture & 20-Year Fair Housing Action Plan Unveiling
5:30 p.m. Nov. 8, Belknap Playhouse
Free and open to the public
Robin D.G. Kelley, UCLA’s Gary B. Nash Professor of American History, addresses “Neoliberalism and the War on Our Youth,” connecting neoliberalism to mass incarceration; punitive measures against youth of color in public schools; the shooting of Trayvon Martin; the Occupy movement and more. Also, The Anne Braden Institute will unveil a 20-year Fair Housing Action Plan, the results of research conducted with Metropolitan Housing Coalition and Louisville Metro Human Relations Commission.
Additional Information: Sponsored by the Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research. More information here. The lecture in the news. Professors can reserve seats for their classes by calling Amber Duke, 852-6142.

14.) PSC Colloquium Series: ‘Irrational Goal Striving: Pursuing Anxiety and Depression’
Noon Nov. 7, Room 101, Strickler Hall, Belknap Campus
Free
The Psychological Services Center (PSC) and the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences are sponsoring the PSC Colloquium Series. The series is an extension of a continuing education focus designed to further professional development opportunities in the mental health community. CE credits available. November’s lecture will feature James Gedra, PsyD, Central State Hospital Director of Psychology. Gedra will present “Irrational Goal Striving: Pursuing Anxiety and Depression.”
Additional Information: Lauren Vines, MS, 852-6782

15.) DOVS Research Seminar Series
11 a.m. Nov. 9, Kentucky Lions Eye Center, Basement Conference Room
Free to all UofL faculty, residents, students
William Guido, PhD, professor and chair, anatomical science and neurobiology, UofL, will present “Circuit Development in the Visual Thalamus of the Mouse.”

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