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April 18, 2013 Announcements

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting April 17. They are in the April 18 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Upcoming School of Music concerts and events

Events
2.) NOH8 UofL photo shoot

Grand Rounds
3.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health
4.) Ophthalmology
5.) Orthopaedic Surgery
6.) Mark Your Calendar — May 16 Neuroscience Grand Rounds

Information Technology
7.) SharePoint offline Friday night

Miscellaneous
8.) Libraries Robotic Retrieval System to undergo preventive maintenance

Talks
9.) DOVS Research Seminar Series
10.) Post-Acute and Long-Term Care in the Accountable Care Era
11.) Physics Colloquium
12.) Contemporary African American Surgeons Exhibit and Lecture by Morris M. Weiss, MD
13.) Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Upcoming School of Music concerts and events
April 21 – 23, Comstock Concert Hall and Bird Recital Hall
Free, unless noted otherwise
In Comstock Concert Hall: Chamber Music Society: Tokyo String Quartet, 3 p.m., April 21 (free for subscribers, $25 for others, $5 for students with ID); and University Jazz Ensemble I and II, 8 p.m., April 22. Bird Recital Hall: Grawemeyer Lecture: Michel van der Aa, 3 p.m., April 23.
Additional Information: School of Music, 852-6907

Events
2.) NOH8 UofL photo shoot
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. April 22, George Howe Red Barn
The Student Orientation Staff is hosting a campuswide NOH8 campaign photo shoot. Come to the George Howe Red Barn in your white T-shirt. We will add the NOH8 logo to your cheek. Feel free to personalize your photo with a small prop or Cardinal Bird. To read more about the NOH8 initiative go here. The Student Orientation Staff hope to share their commitment to being an ally and advocate for all students, faculty and staff through this event. Join us.
Additional Information: Alyssa Murphy, 852-4960

Grand Rounds
3.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health
1 p.m. April 19, Ambulatory Care Building, Auditorium, Health Sciences Center
You are invited to join us as Sara Petruska, MD, assistant professor, division of general obstetrics and gynecology, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecologic & Women’s Health, UofL School of Medicine, presents “Physician fatigue and burnout.” She will discuss the harmful effects of physician fatigue, the risks for burnout, tools for mitigation of fatigue and steps to minimize burnout in one’s self and others.
Additional Information: Susan Jackson, 561-7449

4.) Ophthalmology
7:30 a.m. April 19, Kentucky Lions Eye Center, Basement Conference Room
Free to UofL faculty, residents and students
Leonard Levin, MD, PhD, professor & chair of ophthalmology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, will present “Lethal Nystagmus: A Simple Guide to Handling a Complex Sign.” Resident case presentations with question-and-answer session will follow.

5.) Orthopaedic Surgery
6:45 a.m. April 19, Baxter I Research Building, lower level, auditorium
Free
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery welcomes John R. Dimar, II, MD, clinical professor, UofL. Dimar will lecture on “Spinal Osteotomy.”
Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

6.) Mark Your Calendar — May 16 Neuroscience Grand Rounds
8 a.m. May 16, School of Nursing, fourth floor auditorium, Room 4003
Free
The Department of Neurosurgery is pleased to have Jeffrey Buchsbaum, MD, PhD, AM, present “Proton Therapy & The Neurosurgeon Were Walking Down The Street . . .” Buchsbaum is an associate professor in the Departments of Radiation Oncology, Pediatrics and Neurosurgery at the Indiana University School of Medicine and the Indiana University Health Proton Therapy Center. Continuing education credit is available, & continental breakfast will be served.
Additional Information: Go online or contact Paul Fultz.

Information Technology
7.) SharePoint offline Friday night
10 p.m. Friday, April 19 – 2 a.m. Saturday, April 20
SharePoint will be offline for maintenance during IT’s regular preventive maintenance period. Please note that other systems (e.g. Blackboard, email, instant messaging, wireless, PeopleSoft, ULink, voice and data services, etc.) may be taken offline without notice. Complete information on IT’s preventive maintenance period.
Additional Information: IT HelpDesk, 852-7997

Miscellaneous
8.) Libraries Robotic Retrieval System to undergo preventive maintenance
April 23 – April 25
The Robotic Retrieval System in Ekstrom Library will be experiencing its quarterly preventive maintenance. Patrons needing items from the RRS may experience slow or delayed service due to the maintenance. Delayed items will be available that evening or the following morning.
Additional Information: Alice Abbott-Moore, 852-7621

Talks
9.) DOVS Research Seminar Series
11 a.m. April 19, Kentucky Lions Eye Center, Basement Conference Room
Free to UofL faculty, residents and students
Leonard Levin, MD, PhD, professor & chair of ophthalmology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, will present “Neuronal Disconnection Imaging Axonal Injury & Degeneration.”

10.) Post-Acute and Long-Term Care in the Accountable Care Era
7:30 a.m. April 19, Bottigheimer Auditorium
Free
Marc Rothman, MD, chief officer and senior VP, Kindred Healthcare, will describe the alignment between health care reform and post-acute and long-term care providers and identify the emerging role of accountable care organizations in the post-acute care area to help attendees understand the importance of preventing unnecessary hospitalizations for patients in post-acute and long-term care. He also will describe emerging trends in SNF physician practice.
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.

11.) Physics Colloquium
4 p.m. April 19, Natural Science Building, Room 112
Free
Professor Apparao Rao of the Department of Physics and Astronomy Center for Optical Materials Science and Engineering Technologies at Clemson University will speak on the topic “Quantum Graphene Coatings and Dots.”
Additional Information: Department of Physics and Astronomy, 852-6790

12.) Contemporary African American Surgeons Exhibit and Lecture by Morris M. Weiss, MD
11 a.m. April 22, Kornhauser HSC Library, History Room
Free
Kornhauser Health Sciences Library is hosting an exhibit created by the National Library of Medicine, featuring the pioneering work of contemporary African American surgeons. Morris Weiss will discuss African American medicine in Louisville from 1872 to 1976. Immediately following his talk will be a reception in the library atrium.
Additional Information: Kornhauser Library

13.) Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology
4 p.m. April 18, Baxter 1 Auditorium
Free
Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology Spring 2013 Seminar SeriesUofL School of Medicine is pleased to present Chin Ng, PhD, Department of Radiology, UofL. His presentation will be “Molecular imaging: The added value to your discovery.”
Additional Information: Matt Guido, 852-6227

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