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April 25, 2013 Announcements

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted April 24. They are in the April 25 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Grawemeyer Players to premiere Currier work Sunday

Events
2.) 2013 Orientation Summit

Grand Rounds
3.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health
4.) Psychiatry — Mood Disorders and Pregnancy: Maintaining Psychiatric Stability in the Real World of Obstetric and Psychiatric Complications
5.) Pediatrics
6.) Orthopaedic Surgery
7.) Family & Geriatric Medicine

Health and Wellness
8.) Get Ready — Become a nonsmoker

Studies
9.) Mind-Body Connections

Talks
10.) Molecular Targets Seminar
11.) Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts

1.) Grawemeyer Players to premiere Currier work Sunday
3 p.m. April 28 Comstock Concert Hall
Free
The School of Music Grawemeyer Players will perform the world premiere of Sebastian Currier’s “Flow,” at the Chamber Music Society’s 75th Anniversary Celebration Concert. Currier, the 2007 Grawemeyer Award winner, will be in attendance to discuss his new piece. He received the joint commission from the school and the society in honor of the anniversary. The ensemble also will perform music by Joan Tower and Dmitri Shostakovich.
Additional Information: 852-6907, School of Music.

Events
2.) 2013 Orientation Summit
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. May 15 Floyd Theatre, Student Activities Center
The Orientation Summit is intended to provide all campus partners with an inside look at the upcoming New Student and Family Orientation Programs. We will review the schedules in depth, discuss anticipated attendance, go over campus talking points and much more. If you or your department is involved with orientation in any way, please plan to attend this program.
Additional Information: Alyssa Murphy, 852-4960, orientation website.

Grand Rounds
3.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health
1 p.m. April 26 Ambulatory Care Building, Auditorium, Health Sciences Center
Robert K. Hunter II, MD, clinical instructor and fellow, division of reproductive endocrinology and infertility, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecologic & Women’s Health, UofL School of Medicine, presents “Gynecological and reproductive health care of lesbian and transgendered women.” He will discuss primary gynecological care, psychological issues, potential barriers to health care, and unique issues involving the reproductive care of lesbian and transgendered women.
Additional Information: Susan Jackson, 561-7449

4.) Psychiatry — Mood Disorders and Pregnancy: Maintaining Psychiatric Stability in the Real World of Obstetric and Psychiatric Complications
11:30 a.m. April 25 Ambulatory Care Building Auditorium
Free, public
Vivian Burt, MD, professor of psychiatry, UCLA, will present, “Mood Disorders and Pregnancy: Maintaining Psychiatric Stability in the Real World of Obstetric and Psychiatric Complications.”
Additional Information: Christy Castle-Greenwell, 588-4424

5.) Pediatrics
8 a.m. April 26 Norton Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium
Free, public
This Friday, April 26, please join us for the 32nd Annual Doctor Kareem B. Minhas Memorial Lectureship featuring Curt Daniels, MD, an associate professor of internal medicine and pediatrics and the director of Columbus Ohio Adult Congenital Heart Disease and Pulmonary Hypertension. Daniels will speak about the growing population of ACHD and ways to improve the outcome for ACHD. We hope to see you there.
Additional Information: Brittney Luckett, 629-8828

6.) Orthopaedic Surgery
6:45 a.m. April 26 Baxter I Auditorium, lower level
Free
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is pleased to present UofL clinical professor John R. Dimar II, MD, who will lecture on “Down Syndrome.”
Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

7.) Family & Geriatric Medicine
7:30 a.m. April 26 Bottigheimer Auditorium
Free
Mark Yaffe, MD, professor, Department of Family Medicine, McGill University and St. Mary's Hospital Center, Quebec, Canada, presents, “Do Family Doctors, Psychiatrists and Patients Agree about the Delivery of Mental Health Services?” Successful mental health collaborative care requires an interface of factors that include opinions and variables that are patient-related, family physician-related, and specialist/consultant-related.
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.

Health and Wellness
8.) Get Ready — Become a nonsmoker
Fridays Noon-1 p.m. starting May 17 first floor, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Health Sciences Center
Free
UofL Kentucky Cancer Program is sponsoring free Cooper Clayton Smoking Cessation classes. The program consists of 13 one-hour weekly sessions. The class is open to all ages 18 and over. Participants use nicotine replacement products such as the nicotine patch, nicotine gum or nicotine lozenge (free to class attendees). This is a science-based program which uses education, skills training and social support.
Additional Information: Rachelle Seger, 852-5223

Studies
9.) Mind-Body Connections
Noon May 1 Room 316 Davidson Hall, Belknap Campus
Participants paid $48
Are you healthy and between the ages of 18 and 40? The UofL Stress & Health Lab is seeking men and women to volunteer for a research study (IRB #11.0507) on stress and health. Eligibility: no chronic medical or emotional condition (including ADHD), no prescription medication use (birth control is acceptable), not pregnant or nursing. Two afternoon visits to Belknap Campus, 3 hours total. $48 compensation. Questions? Interested in participating? Contact us!
Additional Information: Contact us at mindbody@louisville.edu or 852-2665

Talks
10.) Molecular Targets Seminar
3:45 p.m. April 25 Room 123, Clinical and Translational Research Building, Health Sciences Center
Free
The Molecular Targets Seminar Series will present, “Targeting of Antigens to B Lymphocytes via CD19 as a Means for Tumor Vaccine Development.” Our speaker will be Chuanlin Ding, PhD, assistant professor, Department of Medicine, 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: Abdulla Yalcin

11.) Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology
4 p.m. April 25 Baxter 1 Auditorium
Free
Anatomical Sciences & Neurobiology Spring 2013 Seminar Series-University of Louisville School of Medicine is pleased to present Michael Tseng, PhD, Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology, UofL. His presentation will be “Toward safer nanotherapy: A case study with naoceria”
Additional Information: Matt Guido, 852-6227

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