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Oct. 10, 2013 Announcements

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Faculty/staff announcements in the Oct. 10 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Events
1.) Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night at Louisville Soccer
2.) After Clinic Neurosciences Coffee Hour
3.) WFPK Live Lunch @ the Red Barn this Friday
4.) UofL Women’s Center Staff Forum

Grand Rounds
5.) Pediatrics
6.) Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health
7.) Family and Geriatric Medicine
8.) Orthopaedic Surgery

Information Technology
9.) Latest version of EndNote now available through iTech Xpress

Miscellaneous
10.) New office supply contract with OfficeMax
11.) Shipping household consumer products via the mail (or Postal Services) system
12.) Root Cellar today

Professional Development
13.) EndNote Workshop

Studies
14.) Children 8 - 11 needed for study of children’s task completion

Talks
15.) Psychopathology of Disgust in Contamination- Based OCD: The Intersection of Race, Culture, and Mental Health
16.) DOVS Research Seminar Series
17.) Molecular Targets Seminar

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Events
1.) Faculty/Staff Appreciation Night at Louisville Soccer
7 p.m. Oct. 12 Cardinal Park
FREE with Faculty/Staff ID
The Louisville Athletic Department, Cardinal Soccer and Head Coach Ken Lolla want to thank our faculty and staff for the hard work and dedication they put towards working with our student athletes each day. We would like to show our appreciation by inviting you to watch the Cards take on the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Hope to see you there! GO CARDS!
Additional Information: Call 852-0120 for ticket information.

2.) After Clinic Neurosciences Coffee Hour
5 p.m. - 6 p.m. Oct. 10 UofL Health Care Outpatient Clinic 401 E. Chestnut St., Suite 600
Free
Topic will be “Clinical Therapy for Elderly Patients with GMB; Current Trials,” presented by Eric C. Burton, Department of Neurology, Neuro Oncology. Please join us.
Additional Information: Gayle Whitenack, 852-6990

3.) WFPK Live Lunch @ the Red Barn this Friday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Oct. 11 George J Howe Red Barn
Free
WFPK Live Lunch returns to the Red Barn this Friday with a live radio broadcast of the Nick Dittmeier Band, which will perform original music in the alternative-country vein. Nick was recently nominated as singer/songwriter of the year for the Louisville Music Awards. The Student Activities Board sponsors the event and will provide a cookout for their guests. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend.
Additional Information: Call the Student Activities Board, 852-6691, or check the SAB website.

4.) UofL Women’s Center Staff Forum
Noon - 1 p.m. Oct. 17 Room W204 Ekstrom Library
Women staff are invited to meet, network and discuss issues that matter to them at the Women’s Center third Thursday of the month “Brunch” Forum. For topic and to register, call the Women’s Center at 852-8976 by Oct. 15.
Additional Information: Phyllis Webb, Valerie Casey or womenctr@louisville.edu

Grand Rounds
5.) Pediatrics
8 a.m. Oct. 11 Norton Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium
This Friday, please join us for a pediatric grand rounds featuring Sushil Gupta, MD. Gupta is an assistant professor of pediatric nephrology. He will present “Hematuria and Proteinuria in Children.” We hope to see you there.
Additional Information: Brittney Luckett, 629-8828

6.) Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health
1 p.m. Oct. 11 Ambulatory Care Building, Auditorium, Health Sciences Center
Brian M. Plato, DO, medical director, Norton Headache and Concussion Center, Norton Neuroscience Institute, presents Women and Migraine: A Neurologist’s Perspective. He will discuss the epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment options of migraine in women and provide an update on the controversy of stroke, migraine, and contraceptives.
Additional Information: Susan Jackson, 561-7449

7.) Family and Geriatric Medicine
7:30 a.m. Oct. 11 Bottigheimer Auditorium
Free
Kevin Foley, MD, associate professor, Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Michigan State University, presents “Practical Methods to Assess Memory beyond the Mini-Mental Examination.” Attendees will learn appreciation of the current barriers in the office setting to diagnosing specific disorders that commonly cause dementia and the diagnostic criteria for Alzheimer’s dementia. CME category 1 is available for both AAFP & ACCME accreditation and a continental breakfast will be provided.
Additional Information: Callie Booth

8.) Orthopaedic Surgery
6:45 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. Oct. 11 Baxter I Research Building, Auditorium, lower level
free
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery presents Logan Mast, MD, PGY-5 Orthopaedic Surgery resident, UofL. Mast will lecture on “The Role of Arthroscopy in the Treatment of Knee Capsulitis.”
Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

Information Technology
9.) Latest version of EndNote now available through iTech Xpress
iTech Xpress now carries EndNote X7, the newest version of the popular bibliography-creating software for students and researchers. EndNote X7 eases PDF management, adds formatting tools, and builds on EndNote syncing capabilities. Endnote is available as a free download from iTech Xpress website or on DVD for $10.
Additional Information: http://endnote.com/about/x7

Miscellaneous
10.) New office supply contract with OfficeMax
Effective Nov. 1, 2013, OfficeMax will replace Staples as the office supply provider for UofL. For those responsible for ordering office supplies, please be sure to complete your registration at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/RMQFPRL no later than Friday, Oct. 18.
Additional Information: Terry Cutler, 852-7211

11.) Shipping household consumer products via the mail (or Postal Services) system
Many items contain hazardous material and cannot be shipped via the US Postal Service, FedEx or UPS. Items include nail polish, perfume, batteries, dry ice, etc. Alcoholic beverages, cigarettes, prescription drugs are restricted/prohibited from entering the mail system. Visit Postal Service at louisville.edu/postal/offcampusmail/hazmat. To ship hazardous material, contact the Department of Environmental Health and Safety, 852-6670.
Additional Information: Don Bjorgo, Postal Service, 852-6699

12.) No Root Cellar today
Oct. 10
The Root Cellar will not make deliveries today at the University Club parking lot.

Professional Development
13.) EndNote Workshop
10:30 a.m. - noon Oct. 12 Ekstrom Library, Room W102
Free to the UofL community
Do you need a tool that will format citations in various styles and compile bibliographies for those research papers? Try EndNote! Attendees will learn basic features of EndNote X7 including Cite While You Write with Microsoft Word and exporting citations from databases like Academic Search Premier or ProQuest. Class is limited to 10. Register
Additional Information: Toccara Porter, 852-8744

Studies
14.) Children 8 - 11 needed for study of children’s task completion
IRB# 13.0393
Parents and children ages 8 - 11 needed for a study of children’s ability to complete tasks. Parents and children will come to UofL for a two-hour session to answer questions about the child’s mood and behavior. Children will complete two computerized tasks to assess their persistence. Families will be compensated $10 for their participation.
Additional Information: Perry Factor, (502) 852-1387, uoflracerlab@gmail.com

Talks
15.) Psychopathology of Disgust in Contamination- Based OCD: The Intersection of Race, Culture, and Mental Health
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Oct. 18 Chao Auditorium, Ekstrom Library, Belknap Campus
Free and open to students and faculty
The fear of contamination is the most common theme observed in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Recent theoretical developments have highlighted the complex, powerful and potentially persistent role of disgust in this disorder. In addition to delineating such processes, cultural differences in disgust and contamination fear and how such differences may illuminate the association between the two constructs will be highlighted. Bunmi Olatunji, PhD, Vanderbilt University will present. Sponsored by the Center for Mental Health Disparities.
Additional Information: Website.

16.) DOVS Research Seminar Series
11 a.m. - noon Oct. 11 Kentucky Lions Eye Center, Basement Conference Room, HSC
Free to all UofL Faculty, residents, students
Earl L. Smith III, OD, PhD, dean, Greeman-Petty professor, University of Houston, College of Optometry, will present “Visual Regulation of Ocular Growth & Refractive Development.”

17.) Molecular Targets Seminar
3:45 p.m. Oct. 10 Room 123, Clinical and Translational Research Building, Health Sciences Center
Free
The Molecular Targets Seminar Series will present “Regulation of Angiogenesis and Choroidal Neovascularization by NF-kB/IKK2.” Our speaker will be Qiutang Li, PhD, associate professor, Department of Opthalmology and Visual Sciences, 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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