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April 3, 2013 Announcements

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting April 2. They are in the April 3 UofL Today.

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Experience Noh Theatre Kiyotsune

Events
2.) April 13 5K benefits spinal cord injury research at UofL

Grand Rounds
3.) Psychiatry—‘Leadership in the Era of Recovery’
4.) Medicine: Julio Ramirez

HR Items of Interest
5.) Time for Change: 15 Strategies for Surviving During Times of Change

Miscellaneous
6.) Call for Volunteers: Kentucky Women’s Book Festival

Professional Development
7.) Capturing Your Course with Tegrity training offered in April

Studies
8.) Pediatric migraine 8 years through 17 years

Talks
9.) Mathematics Colloquium
10.) Trajan’s Column in Rome: A Window on the Roman World
11.) Signaling Mechanisms in Skeletal Muscle Regeneration
12.) Panel discussion with public health leaders
13.) Patrick Kelly to lecture on college completion agenda
14.) Microbiology & Immunology Seminar
15.) Molecular Targets Seminar

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Experience Noh Theatre Kiyotsune
11 a.m. April 4, Strickler 101
Free, public
Ansan Sensei, Japanese artist, will have a group of Noh artists from Experience Noh Theatre perform “Kiyotsune.”
Additional Information: Sponsored by Kentucky Noh Society, Hite Art Institute, Department of Fine Arts, Honors Program at UofL.

Events
2.) April 13 5K benefits spinal cord injury research at UofL
10 a.m. April 13, Waterfront Park
Entry fee for ages 12 and older: $25; youth ages 11 and younger: free
Todd Crawford, a UofL alum, sponsors an annual 5K Run, Walk or Roll event with his foundation to benefit spinal cord injury research at the UofL School of Medicine. This 5K is a great tune-up for the mini or full marathon events. Register online or beginning at 9 a.m. on race day.
Additional Information: Todd Crawford Foundation

Grand Rounds
3.) Psychiatry—‘Leadership in the Era of Recovery’
11:30 a.m. April 4, Ambulatory Care Building Auditorium
Free, public
David Walker, MD, assistant professor, UofL, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, deputy chief of staff, Louisville VAMC, will present “Leadership in the Era of Recovery.”
Additional Information: Christy Castle-Greenwell, 588-4424 or 813-6664

4.) Medicine: Julio Ramirez
8 a.m. April 4, Ambulatory Care Building auditorium
Free
We invite you to join us for Department of Medicine Grand Rounds featuring Julio A. Ramirez, MD, FACP, professor of medicine and chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, UofL. Ramirez will present “Travel Medicine,” focusing on reviewing general principles of travel medicine, discussing elements of pre-travel and travel consultation and the evaluation of the returning traveler.
Additional Information: Contact Jason Puckett, 852-1825.

HR Items of Interest
5.) Time for Change: 15 Strategies for Surviving During Times of Change
10 a.m. April 16, Human Resources, Room 103A
Free
Whitney Bishop, from the Human Development Co., will lead this workshop on surviving when everything is changing. Learn the difference between change and transition, and why it matters. Learn about the predictable nature of your response to change. Discover models for managing change and transition more effectively. Know the three questions to ask that will help you move through change and transition more easily. Explore the attitudes and beliefs that will support you.
Additional Information: Registration. Email questions to staff development.

Miscellaneous
6.) Call for Volunteers: Kentucky Women’s Book Festival
May 18, Ekstrom Library
Volunteers are needed for the 7th annual Kentucky Women’s Book Festival & Poetry Slam. If you’re interested, please contact Virginia Mattingly, 852-2075. Lunch will be provided. For more information, go online. UofL’s Women’s Center presents the festival.

Additional Information: Virginia Mattingly, 852-2075. Kentucky Women's Book Festival.

Professional Development
7.) Capturing Your Course with Tegrity training offered in April
10 a.m. April 11
Master the art of capturing a course with Tegrity, UofL’s class capture system. This training will address how to use Tegrity to provide students with the opportunity to replay class content online or on mobile devices.
Additional Information: For more information or to register for this seminar and other technology trainings, visit our website or view the full program calendar.

Studies
8.) Pediatric migraine 8 years through 17 years
IRB #12.0388
Michael Sowell, Neurology Pediatric Division, is conducting a research study testing two medicines and placebo for migraine prevention in children and teens. Children and adolescents, 8 through 17 years, may be eligible to participate. Subjects will be expected to complete approximately eight study visits over 34 weeks of participation.
Additional Information: Contact Debra Brodfuehrer, 813-6577.

Talks

9.) Mathematics Colloquium
3 p.m. April 5, Natural Sciences Building, Room 333
Free
Professor Hal Smith from Arizona State University will speak about “Mathematical Modeling of Bacteria and Bacteriophage Interactions in a Chemostat and in a Petri Dish.” He will review some recent work involving the mathematical modeling of bacteriophage and bacteria interactions and the mathematical analysis of these models. Refreshments will be served at 2:30 p.m. in NS 334.
Additional Information: Mathematics Colloquium

10.) Trajan’s Column in Rome: A Window on the Roman World
6 p.m. April 4, Ekstrom Library, Chao Auditorium
Free, public
Jon Coulston, professor of the Ancient History Program at the University of St. Andrews in Scotland, will give a lecture on “Trajan’s Column in Rome: A Window on the Roman World.”
Additional Information: Sponsored by The Kentucky Society of the AIA, Hite Art Institute, The Department of Fine Arts.

11.) Signaling Mechanisms in Skeletal Muscle Regeneration
Noon April 5, School of Dentistry, Room 119
Free
Oral Biology 605: Oral Health Seminars presents, “Signaling Mechanisms in Skeletal Muscle Regeneration,” by Ashok Kumar, professor, Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology, School of Medicine, UofL.
Additional Information: Gerard Buono

12.) Panel discussion with public health leaders
Doors open at 7 p.m.; discussion begins at 7:15 p.m. April 4 Louisville Metro Department of Public Health & Wellness, 400 E. Gray St.
Free
Do you want to learn about the exciting and rewarding field of public health and meet some of Kentucky’s leaders in the field? Plan to attend this panel discussion hosted by the School of Public Health and Information Sciences Student Council. This is a debut event for the school’s new dean, Craig Blakely, PhD, MPH, and will feature several professionals including LaQuandra Nesbitt, MD, MPH; David Allen, MD, MPH; Kenneth Ramos, MD, PhD; Dana Carpenter, MPH; and Sarojini Kanotra, PhD, MPH.
Additional Information: For information about the panelists and other National Public Health Week activities, go online or email Melissa Schreck.

13.) Patrick Kelly to lecture on college completion agenda
10:30 a.m. April 12, Ekstrom Library, Room 104
Free
The College of Education & Human Development’s Research Office presents Patrick Kelly, PhD, senior associate, National Center for Higher Education Management Systems (NCHEMS), guest lecture on “The College Completion Agenda: From ‘Education for Education’s Sake’ to Return on Investment and Gainful Employment.” Kelly received his PhD in Urban and Public Affairs from UofL where he also earned a master’s degree in sociology. He has been with NCHEMS for 11 years.
Additional Information: Laura Landes, 852-2271

14.) Microbiology & Immunology Seminar
Noon April 4, Room 038, Baxter II, Health Sciences Center
Free, public
The Department of Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series presents “Regulation of tumor immune surveillance and anti-tumor immunity by the Leukotriene B4 receptor, BLT1,” by Zinal Chedda, M&I PhD candidate in the lab of Hari Bodduluri, PhD.
Additional Information: Carolyn Burton, 852-6208

15.) Molecular Targets Seminar
3:45 p.m. April 4, Room 123, Clinical and Translational Research Building, Health Sciences Center
Free
The Molecular Targets Seminar Series will present “Ras and Metabolism: From Targets to Trials.” Our speaker will be Jason Chesney, MD, PhD, deputy director, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, 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

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