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Dec. 5, 2013 Announcements

by Warren,Brandy M last modified Dec 05, 2013 06:28 AM

Campus announcements in the Dec. 5, 2013 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Events

1.) “Inspired Science” at the Louisville Free Public Library

Grand Rounds

2.) Orthopedic Surgery

3.) Family and Geriatric Medicine

4.) Pediatrics

5.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health

6.) Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology

Miscellaneous

7.) $25 Ticket for Men’s Basketball versus WKU

8.) Volunteers needed for WinterFest welcome and information station

9.) EndNote class at Kornhauser Library

10.) Winter coats needed for the homeless in downtown Louisville

11.) Calendar year-end payroll processing

Talks

12.) Chemistry seminar

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Events

1.) “Inspired Science” at the Louisville Free Public Library

Refreshments, 6 p.m.; lecture, 7 p.m. Jan. 9, Board Room and Centennial Room, 301 York St.

Free

The UofL section of Sigma Xi, the scientific research society, and Jefferson Community and Technical College will sponsor the “Inspired Science” exhibit at the Louisville Free Public Library. Delinda Buie, curator, Rare Books and Special Collections, Ekstrom Library, and R. Ted Steinbock, collector, will lead the discussion about the exhibit’s scientific books. The collection includes volumes by Kepler, Newton, Boyle, Hooke and Vesalius.

More Information: Exhibit information. Lawrence Gettleman, treasurer, Sigma Xi, 852-1185.

Grand Rounds

2.) Orthopedic Surgery

6:45 a.m. Dec. 6, lower level auditorium, Baxter I Research Building

Free

The Department of Orthopedic Surgery proudly presents Jorge Orbay, MD, owner of Skeletal Dynamics, LLC. Orbay will lecture on the principles of managing distal radius fractures.

More Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

3.) Family and Geriatric Medicine

7:30 a.m. Dec. 6, Bottigheimer Auditorium, Jewish Hospital

Free

Margie Namie, RN, MPH, CPHQ, presents “Patient Centered Solutions.” She will describe the various strategies that constitute patient-centered care and how each one impacts patient engagement. Identify specific methods for enhancing patient engagement and decision-making. Identify strategies you can incorporate into your clinical practice to better engage patients and families. CME category 1 is available for both AAFP and ACCME accreditation, and a continental breakfast will be provided.

Additional Information: Callie Booth

4.) Pediatrics

8 a.m. Dec. 6, auditorium, second floor, Norton Hospital

Join us this Friday for the 11th annual Doctor Richard S. Wolf Lectureship featuring Dean of the School of Medicine, Toni Ganzel, MD, MBA.  A professor of surgery in the division of otolaryngology, Ganzel will present “Accreditation as a Driver for Educational Innovation.” We hope to see you there.

Additional Information: Brittney Luckett, 629-8828.

5.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health

1 p.m. Dec. 6, auditorium, Ambulatory Care Building

Join us as Ronald Levine, MD, clinical professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health, presents “Female sterilization: techniques, facts, opinions and controversies.” He will describe multiple types of sterilization including laparotomic interval and laparoscopic procedures, evaluate errors of procedures that produce failures, analyze the controversial use of quinacrine, and assess controversies regarding the CREST study.

Additional Information: Susan Jackson, 561-7449.

6.) Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology

4 p.m. – 5 p.m. Dec. 5, auditorium, Baxter I Research Building

Free

The Department of Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology Fall Seminar Series presents “The Cincinnati Water Maze: Complex Navigational Learning” by Michael Williams, PhD, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati.

Additional Information: Matt Guido, 852-6227.

Miscellaneous

7.) $25 Ticket for Men’s Basketball versus WKU

Noon Dec. 14, KFC Yum! Center

Must be purchased on-line by clicking this link and enter the promotion code: GOCARDS.

Additional Information: John Anderson, 852-8544.

8.) Volunteers needed for WinterFest welcome and information station

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Jan. 6 –7, first floor, Student Activities Center

Volunteers are needed Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 6-7, to staff the Welcome and Information Station on the first floor of the Student Activities Center. Short shifts are available. Volunteers will answer questions and offer campus resources, prizes and free coffee and samples from Jazzman’s Cafe. If you’re interested in volunteering, please fill out this form. WinterFest 2014 will be held from Jan. 6 through Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 20.

Additional Information: Katie Partin, 852-8097.

9.) EndNote class at Kornhauser Library

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Dec. 12, History Room, Kornhauser Library, Health Sciences Center

Free to UofL community

Kornhauser Library will offer EndNote training. EndNote is a software program for Mac or PC used to create bibliographies, import and export references from databases, convert references to a chosen citation style and manage PDFs. The software is available here.

Additional Information: John Chenault, 852-3901.

10.) Winter coats needed for the homeless in downtown Louisville

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Suite 315, MedCenter One, Health Sciences Center

We need your help. Please donate any warm winter coats for men, women and children. The last day to donate coats is Friday, Dec. 13. We especially need warm coats for men, but anything that you can donate would be greatly appreciated. It’s so cold outside so let’s do what we can to help those that are homeless and show UofL cares. Please contact Julie Douglas for information or if you need to arrange a donations pick-up from the Belknap Campus.

11.) Calendar year-end payroll processing

The final 2013 paycheck for biweekly employees will be written on Dec. 17. The first 2014 paycheck for biweekly employees will be written on Dec. 23. All biweekly employees should print a copy of their last 2013 paycheck between 8 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, and noon Monday, Dec. 23. The last-check information should be used to verify the accuracy of 2013 W-2 information. All 2013 data will be lost after the first 2014 payroll is processed.

Additional Information: Payroll, 852-2978.

Talks

12.) Chemistry seminar

4 p.m. Dec. 6, Room LL-16, Chemistry Building

Free

Wesley Bernskoetter, assistant professor, Department of Chemistry, Brown University, will present “Carbon Dioxide and Ethylene Coupling at Low-Valent Transition Metals.”

Additional Information: Sherry Nalley, 852-6798.

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