May 8, 2014 Announcements
Announcements submitted for UofL Today email, May 8, 2014
1.) Cards Under the Stars Movie Series: Monsters University
May 30, 6:30 p.m., beside the Natural Sciences Building, Belknap campus
UofL’s free family movie night series returns for 2014! The first outdoor movie of the summer will be Monsters University. The event begins with entertainment and the film begins at dusk. Activities include children’s inflatables and games, as well as music by Sonablast recording artist Heidi Howe. Concessions will be available for purchase from Holy Mole Taco Truck. Patrons are welcome to bring picnic baskets, coolers, lawn chairs and blankets.
Additional Information: Brandy Warren, 852-8025.
2.) NCAA Send-off for Lacrosse
May 8, 10:20 to 10:30 a.m., Lacrosse Field, 2440 South Floyd
All are invited to the UofL Lacrosse NCAA Send-off! In just the seventh season of the program, UofL Lacrosse gained the Big East regular season and tournament championships and earned the automatic bid to the NCAA tournament. We’d love to have you join the pep band with a smile and a wave as the team pulls away! Thank you for all you do to make being a Cardinal so special!
Additional Information: Patty Norton, 852-0100.
3.) HSC Gray Street Farmers Market opens May 15
Thursdays from May 15 to Oct. 30, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., 400 E. Gray St.
Join us for opening day of the Gray Street Farmers Market (GSFM) on May 15. The GSFM will be open on Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Oct. 30. Our 10 market vendors offer the finest in local farm products, including fruits, vegetables, breads, lunch items and more. Debit cards and SNAP benefits are accepted. The Gray Street Farmers Market is located on the 400 block of East Gray Street, between South Jackson and South Preston streets.
4.) Belknap campus also getting farmers market; grand opening June 5
Thursdays beginning June 5; soft opening May 29, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., 3rd Street and Brandeis Ave.
UofL’s Belknap campus is also getting a farmer’s market! Watch for local vegetables, fruits, honey, eggs, meat, cheeses, crafts, jams, jellies, canned goods, baked goods, pre-made healthy meals and more. More information to come. Open rain or shine.
Additional Information: Terri Rutledge, 852-2836.
5.) Summer camps for kids offered; discounts for faculty and staff
Registration deadline May 9; camps July 28 to Aug. 1
A&S and JCC are collaborating to offer two summer days camps July 28 to August 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. "The Mysteries of History" is for grades 6-8 and "2D Art Camp" for grades 4-8. All UofL faculty, staff, students and alumni will get 10 percent off the JCC member rates for either of these two camps! One week will cost $216. That is $74 off the non-member rate! REGISTER BY THIS FRIDAY, MAY 9. Be sure to mention your UofL affiliation when you register.
Additional Information: For more information on the "Mysteries of History" camp, go to http://uofl.me/as-2014historycamp. For more info on "2D Art" Camp, go to http://uofl.me/as-2014artcamp. Registration: Mary Dooley at 238-2718 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
6.) Microbiology and Immunology presents ‘Legionella—the master manipulator’
May 9, 11 a.m. to noon, Baxter II, Room 038
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series presents, “Legionella - the master manipulator,” by Christopher Price, PhD, research sssociate, department of microbiology and immunology.
Additional Information: Carolyn Burton, 852-6208.
7.) Pharmacology and Toxicology presents Leila Gobejishvili, PhD
May 8, noon, CTRB 124
The Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology presents "The role of cAMP specific phosphodiesterase 4 in inflammation and organ injury," a research seminar by Leila Gobejishvili, PhD, assistant professor of medicine, division of gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition.
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8.) Pediatric Grand Rounds presents Karibo Memorial Lectureship
May 9, 8 a.m., Norton Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium
Please join us for the 12th Annual Dr. John Karibo Memorial Lectureship. Bradley E. Chipps, MD, will be presenting “Tailoring Asthma Management.” Chipps is the medical director of Capital Allergy and Respiratory Disease Center, the Cystic Fibrosis Center and Respiratory Therapy at Sutter Community Hospitals in Sacramento, California.
Additional Information: Brittney Luckett, 629-8828.
9.) Family and Geriatric Medicine presents Kendra Sheppard, MD
May 9, 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., Bottigheimer Auditorium
Kendra Sheppard, MD, assistant professor, department of medicine/division of gerontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, presents "Using Interprofessional Education to Advance Geriatric Education Among Trainees." She will discuss the creation of the interprofessional clinical experience for trainees of different disciplines; discuss using the nursing home as a novel setting for interprofessional education; evaluate the impact of an interprofessional clinical experience on attitudinal change.
Additional Information: Callie Booth.
10.) Orthopaedic Surgery presents ‘GU Trauma Evaluation and Management’
May 9, 6:45 to 7:45 a.m., Baxter I Research Building, auditorium, lower level
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery welcomes Murali K. Ankem, MD, professor and chair, department of urology, UofL. Dr. Ankem will discuss "GU Trauma Evaluation and Management.".
Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902.
11.) Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health presents single-gene disorders
May 9, 1 p.m., Health Sciences Center Auditorium, 600 S. Preston
Please join us as John R. Marshall, MD, director of medical affairs, Counsyl, presents "Are Single-Gene Disorders the Next Smallpox? The Case for Preconception Expanded Screening." Dr. Marshall has served as clinical professor of bbstetrics and gynecology at UCLA, chairman of obstetrics and gynecology at Harbor/UCLA Medical Center and clinical professor of biomedical sciences and medical education at Mercer University School of Medicine, Savannah Campus.
Additional Information: Robin Marling, 561-2717.