May 1, 2013 Announcements
Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting April 30. They are in the May 1 UofL Today email.
- Health Sciences Center faculty and staff should remember that many city streets will be closed for the Pegasus Parade Thursday afternoon. See the list.
1.) Gray Street Farmers’ Market opens May 16
10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. May 16 through Oct. 31, Health Sciences Center, 485 E. Gray St.
Need something to look forward to after Derby and graduation? Join us for opening day of the Gray Street Farmers’ Market. With 12 vendors at the market, customers can find the finest in local farm products, including fruits, vegetables, breads, jam, granola and more. Debit cards and SNAP benefits are accepted. The School of Public Health and Information Sciences sponsors the market.
Additional Information: Website. Contact: Melissa Schreck.
2.) HSC Walking Tour
9 a.m. May 10, Second Floor, Abell Administration Center, 323 E. Chestnut St.
Free, faculty and staff
Join the next Health Sciences Center walking tour and get a good handle on how to get around HSC. The tour will stop at a couple of key areas as schedule permits. Plan on the tour lasting about 1.5 hours.
Additional Information: Registration. Contact: Bonnie Dean, 852-2647.
3.) Cardiovascular Medicine
Noon-1 p.m. May 1, Jewish Hospital Rudd Heart and Lung Jewish Hospital Rudd Heart & Lung Ctr., CC/16 Fl., Great Halls I & II
The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine is pleased to present, “The Metabolic Basis of Pulmonary Hypertension and Cancer: Musings of a Peripatetic Translational Researcher,” by Evangelos D. Nichelakis, MD; professor (cardiology) and vice chair of medicine (research); University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.
Additional Information: See UofL Physicians, Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds, or call Darlene Rose, 852-7959.
4.) Psychiatry — ‘The Practice of Psychiatry in the 21st Century: Challenges for Psychiatric Education’
11:30 a.m. May 2, Ambulatory Care Building Auditorium
Joel Yager, MD, professor, University of Colorado, Department of Psychiatry, will present “The Practice of Psychiatry in the 21st Century: Challenges for Psychiatric Education.”
Additional Information: Christy Castle-Greenwell, 588-4424 or 813-6664
5.) Medicine Grand Rounds canceled
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds has been canceled for May 2. The lecture series will resume its normal schedule on Thursday, May 9. Happy Derby Week.
Additional Information: For more information, contact Jason Puckett, 852-1825.
6.) Parking discount for UofL staff, faculty and students
May 3 and May 4, Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium and Iowa Lot near left field of James Patterson Stadium
$5 for cars; RV and bus excluded
The UofL Athletic department provides reduced-rate Kentucky Oaks and Derby parking at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium for UofL staff, faculty and students displaying the UofL parking hang-down pass. People walking to Churchill Downs should consider the Iowa Lot on Second Street near the left field of James Patterson Stadium.
Additional Information: Kenneth C. Scull, 852-3893
7.) EndNote Training
10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. May 7, Kornhauser Library, History Room
Free to UofL community
Kornhauser Library is offering EndNote training. EndNote is a software program for Mac or PC that is used to create bibliographies, import/export references from databases, convert references to a chosen citation style and to manage PDFs. Software available here.
Additional Information: John Chenault, 852-3901
Direct questions about UofL Today to Janene Zaccone, editor, Office of Communications and Marketing, 852-6171.