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Feb. 21, 2013 Announcements

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting Feb. 20. They are in the Feb. 21 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) ‘Hors Satan’ — Bruno Dumont screening

Events
2.) The Louisville Conference

Grand Rounds
3.) Family & Geriatric Medicine
4.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health
5.) Etanercept: Wonder Drug Or Wonder Hoax?
6.) Orthopaedic Surgery

Health and Wellness
7.) Group fitness, Zumba, yoga, boot camp now $25

Miscellaneous
8.) Summer Research Opportunity Program
9.) Recipients selected for Provost's Awards for Exemplary Advising
10.) Even Cardinal fans can wear BLUE for a good cause

Talks
11.) Seminars in Neuroscience 2012–2013 UofL School of Medicine
12.) Colloquium with Miami University professor
13.) DOVS Research Seminar Series

Workshops
14.) How to Coexist with Your Toddler

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts

1.) ‘Hors Satan’ — Bruno Dumont screening
5 p.m., 8 p.m. Feb. 21 Floyd Theatre, Student Activities Center
Free and open to the public
The French Film Series continues with the regional premiere of Bruno Dumont’s newest film, “Hors Satan.” The film received lots of attention at the Cannes Film Festival for its allegorical depiction of good and evil set in the countryside of northern France. In it, an alienated young woman is drawn to a mysterious drifter who is capable of acts both generous and shockingly violent. Andrew Cooper, of Film and Digital Media Studies, will lead a discussion following Thursday’s 5 p.m. screening.
Additional Information: French Film Series

Events
2.) The Louisville Conference
10 a.m. Feb. 21 Humanities Building
Public: $15 per day, free for the Keynote Addresses
Come join us for the 41st annual Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900. Panels range from the critical appraisal of various literary works, to creative presentations of original work. The Louisville Conference will feature keynote speakers Jane Marcus, Michael Bérubé, Calvino Prize Winner Diane Cook, Russell Cluff, Joan Retallack and Janet Lyon.
Additional Information: The Louisville Conference; and Conference Director Danielle Day via email to info@thelouisvilleconference.com

Grand Rounds
3.) Family & Geriatric Medicine
7:30 a.m. Feb. 22 Bottigheimer Auditorium
Free
Jennifer Brey, MD, Children’s Orthopaedics of Louisville; clinical professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UofL, presents “Hip Injuries in the Pediatric Athlete.” She will identify the most common avulsion fractures in adolescents and the mechanism of hip avulsion fractures, explain the causes of snapping hip syndrome, define female athlete triade, explain treatment of hip stress fractures and identify radiologic appearance of femoroacetabular impingement. CME category 1 is available for both ACCME & AAFP accreditation. A continental breakfast will be provided.
Additional Information: Callie Booth

4.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health
1 p.m. Feb. 22 Ambulatory Care Building, Auditorium, Health Science Center
Resad Pasic, MD, PhD, professor and fellowship director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health, UofL, presents “Pearls of Gynecologic Surgery.” He will discuss how to manage patients with deep infiltrating endometriosis; evaluate risk and management of vascular complications, bowel injuries and genitourinary injuries; and refer a patient to the minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon.
Additional Information: Susan Jackson, 561-7449

5.) Etanercept: Wonder Drug Or Wonder Hoax?
Noon Feb. 22 Jewish Hospital’s Bottigheimer Auditorium
Free
At tomorrow’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds, Darryl Kaelin, MD, will present “Etanercept: Wonder Drug or Wonder Hoax?” Kaelin is an associate professor in the Department of Neurosurgery, and the division chief of the department’s Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Additional Information: Paul Fultz

6.) Orthopaedic Surgery
6:45 a.m. Feb. 22 Baxter I Research Building, lower level, auditorium
Free
Steven Glassman, MD, professor, UofL, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, will lecture on “Evaluation and Management of Spondylolisthesis.”
Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

Health and Wellness
7.) Group fitness, Zumba, yoga, boot camp now $25
Noon, 3 p.m., 5:15 p.m. Student Activities Center group fitness room, HSC Fitness Center and Student Service Annex
$25 starting Feb. 25
Intramurals, Health Promotion and Get Healthy Now are offering group fitness, Zumba, yoga, boot camps, step classes for $25 beginning Feb. 25. See a complete schedule of classes. Classes are open to all students, faculty and staff. You may attend any/and all class for $25. To sign up go to the IM Office, Student Activities Center, Room E-102, or HSC Fitness Center.
Additional Information: Call the Intramural Office at 852-6707 or the HSC Fitness Center at 852-3115

Miscellaneous
8.) Summer Research Opportunity Program
The SROP provides UofL undergraduate students who would like to know more about graduate-level education at the university with a 10-week research-intensive experience in a department that offers graduate degrees. Mentors will provide students with individualized research projects. All UofL departments with graduate programs will be supported. Students should be, preferably, in their sophomore or junior year of study. The deadline is March 1.
Additional Information: SROP

9.) Recipients selected for Provost's Awards for Exemplary Advising
Katie Gardner Adamchik, professional adviser in the College of Arts & Sciences; C. Robert Ullrich, undergraduate faculty adviser in the Speed School of Engineering, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering; and Ayman El-Baz, graduate faculty adviser in the Speed School of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering, are recipients of the 2012–2013 Provost’s Awards for Exemplary Advising. A reception to honor them and other nominees is planned for mid-April.
Additional Information: Advising Award

10.) Even Cardinal fans can wear BLUE for a good cause
March 1
Dress in Blue Day for colon cancer awareness is next Friday, March 1, and Coach Rick Pitino says, “Even Cardinal Fans can wear blue for a good cause!” Watch his PSA. The Kentucky Cancer Program would also like to share the story of David Britt, colon cancer survivor and faculty member here at UofL. See David’s story. Shed the RED & wear BLUE next Friday & tell people why.
Additional Information: Kentucky Cancer Program, 852-6318.

Talks
11.) Seminars in Neuroscience 2012–2013 UofL School of Medicine
4 p.m. Feb. 21 Baxter Auditorium
Free
Seminars in Neuroscience 2012–2013 UofL School of Medicine is pleased to present Bradley Olwin, PhD, professor, from the University of Colorado, Department of Molecular Cellular and Developmental Biology. His presentation will be on “Post-Transcriptional Control of Muscle Stem Cell Self-Renewal and Cell Fate.”
Additional Information: Barbara Hughes, 852-5167

12.) Colloquium with Miami University professor
3 p.m. Feb. 22 Room 112, Natural Science Building, Belknap Campus
Free
Khalid Eid of Miami University Ohio will speak on the topic “Magneto-transport at GaMnAs Interface with Metals and Superconductors.” Eid’s paper on “Quantized Conductance” was published in the January 2013 issue of American Journal of Physics. Photos of the set-up are on the cover.
Additional Information: Department of Physics, 852-6790

13.) DOVS Research Seminar Series
11 a.m. Feb. 22 Basement Conference Room, Kentucky Lions Eye Center
Free to UofL faculty, residents, students
Timothy S. Kern, PhD, professor of medicine, pharmacology & ophthalmology, Case Western Reserve University, will present “Inflammatory Basis of Diabetic Retinopathy.”

Workshops
14.) How to Coexist with Your Toddler
5:30 p.m. March 5 K Wing Room 2037
Free
“My child won’t eat, sleep, and time out isn’t working!” This is what a lot of parents experience when dealing with a toddler, so come and get some help from UofL’s very own Lawrence Wasser. With years of experience working as a pediatrician, he can help you survive those “terrible twos.” Come to this free workshop and learn ways to coexist with your toddler. This workshop is recommended for parents with children 9 months to 4 years.
Additional Information: Registration. Questions? Email staffdev@louisville.edu

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