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Sept. 17, 2013 Announcements

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Faculty/staff announcements submitted for posting Sept. 16. They are in the Sept. 17 UofL Today email.

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Acclaimed Aron/Berkner flute, guitar duo to perform Thursday

Events
2.) PeaceDay: There’s more to peace than stopping war and violence

Grand Rounds
3.) Endocrinology
4.) No Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Health and Wellness
5.) Free flu shots for students, faculty, and staff today at HSC

Miscellaneous
6.) New HIPAA/HITECH training available on Blackboard

Talks
7.) BMB seminar
8.) The Rape of the Nile: How Adventurers and Archaeologists Discovered Ancient Egypt

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts
1.) Acclaimed Aron/Berkner flute, guitar duo to perform Thursday
8 p.m. Sept. 19 Comstock Concert Hall
Free
The School of Music presents the Aron/Berkner flute and guitar duo performing work from the 1600s to present day, including hints of a Latin American theme. Stephen Aron has established himself at the center of the American classical guitar scene appearing all over the globe performing classics and original works. Jane Berkner, flute, has been on the Ohio Touring Artist’s Roster since 1992 and is recognized for her expertise as a flute choir director.
Additional Information: 852-6907, School of Music

Events
2.) PeaceDay: There’s more to peace than stopping war and violence
11:30 a.m. until around 10 p.m. Sept. 19. West Plaza, Red Barn, Floyd Theatre, Chao Auditorium.
UofL will commemorate the International Day of Peace with an event that includes drumming, a community service fair, documentary screenings, local bands and free hugs.
Additional Information: UofL Today

Grand Rounds
3.) Endocrinology
4 p.m. Sept. 18 Room 038, Lower Level, Baxter II Research Building, Health Sciences Center
Free
Please join us as Michelle T. Barati, PhD, assistant professor of medicine, Kidney Disease Program, UofL, presents, “Regulation of Nrf2 in Kidney Disease.”
Additional Information: Kelly Galiette, 852-5237

4.) No Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds
Sept. 18
There will be NO Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds on Wednesday, Sept. 18. CMGR will resume Sept. 25 with guest speaker Jon Resar, MD, associate professor of medicine, director of the Adult Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and director of Interventional Cardiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Additional Information: Deanna Husted, Cardiology Grand Rounds

Health and Wellness
5.) Free flu shots for students, faculty, and staff today at HSC
Students, faculty and staff can get free flu shots through Campus Health Services ($5 for retirees) today, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. in Kornhauser Auditorium. See a full schedule and get a consent form. Download, print and complete the consent form. Then, bring it and your valid UofL ID to get your shots. People who cannot go down into the auditorium can get a shot at the entrance.

Miscellaneous
6.) New HIPAA/HITECH training available on Blackboard
UofL must ensure its workforce is trained in the new HIPAA/HITECH regulations. Individuals who have previously completed HIPAA training will find an additional course assignment called “HITECH Final Rule” in Blackboard under “My Organizations Plus.” Researchers working with health information will find a course called “HITECH for Researchers.” These new courses cover information in the HITECH Omnibus.
Additional Information: Privacy Training website, email or 852-3803

Talks
7.) BMB seminar
Noon - 1 p.m. Sept. 16 Homberger Library, Room 614, Building A, Health Sciences Center
Shubha Ghosh Dastidar, BMB graduate student. “Protein Carbonylation and Glujthione-S-transferases in Adipose Tissue: Implications of Obesity and Insulin Resistance.”

8.) The Rape of the Nile: How Adventurers and Archaeologists Discovered Ancient Egypt
5 p.m. Sept. 18 The University Club, Ballroom B
Free and open to public
The Liberal Studies Project presents author Brian Fagan with an illustrated lecture titled “The Rape of the Nile: How Adventurers and Archaeologists Discovered Ancient Egypt.” It’s a compelling excursion into a world of heroes and villains—from Napoleon Bonaparte to Howard Carter, excavator of King Tut’s tomb—who rediscovered Egypt’s past.
Additional Information: Janna Tajibaeva, 852-2247

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program will help address a workforce need for trained public health professionals. Read more.

 

  • Feast, dance and change the life of a student in one night at the LGBT Center’s Feast on Equality fundraising event. Read more.

 

  • Susan Burke, a litigator who is spearheading a series of lawsuits designed to reform the way the military prosecutes rape and sexual assaults, will deliver the Take Back the Night keynote address. Read more.

 

  • People can hear an author and two poets read from their works and talk about their craft this fall through the English department’s Axton Reading Series. Read more.

Photos

  • UofL’s Gold Humanism Honor Society inducted 24 third-year medical students at the beginning of fall semester based on their patient-centered medical care and modeling of the qualities of integrity, excellence, compassion, altruism, respect and empathy. See the photos and read more (hover over “See more” at the top of the page).

 

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Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts

1.) Acclaimed Aron/Berkner flute, guitar duo to perform Thursday

 

Events

2.) PeaceDay: There’s more to peace than stopping war and violence

Grand Rounds

3.) Endocrinology

4.) No Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Health and Wellness

5.) Free flu shots for students, faculty, and staff today at HSC

Miscellaneous

6.) New HIPAA/HITECH training available on Blackboard

Talks

7.) BMB seminar

8.) The Rape of the Nile: How Adventurers and Archaeologists Discovered Ancient Egypt

=============

Campus-Submitted Announcements

Arts

1.) Acclaimed Aron/Berkner flute, guitar duo to perform Thursday

8 p.m. Sept. 19 Comstock Concert Hall

Free

The School of Music presents the Aron/Berkner flute and guitar duo performing work from the 1600s to present day, including hints of a Latin American theme. Stephen Aron has established himself at the center of the American classical guitar scene appearing all over the globe performing classics and original works. Jane Berkner, flute, has been on the Ohio Touring Artist’s Roster since 1992 and is recognized for her expertise as a flute choir director.

Additional Information: 852-6907, School of Music

 

Events

2.) PeaceDay: There’s more to peace than stopping war and violence

11:30 a.m. until around 10 p.m. Sept. 19. West Plaza, Red Barn, Floyd Theatre, Chao Auditorium.

UofL will commemorate the International Day of Peace with an event that includes drumming, a community service fair, documentary screenings, local bands and free hugs.

Additional Information: UofL Today

Grand Rounds

3.) Endocrinology

4 p.m. Sept. 18 Room 038, Lower Level, Baxter II Research Building, Health Sciences Center

Free

Please join us as Michelle T. Barati, PhD, assistant professor of medicine, Kidney Disease Program, UofL, presents, “Regulation of Nrf2 in Kidney Disease.”

Additional Information: Kelly Galiette, 852-5237

 

4.) No Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds

Sept. 18

There will be NO Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds on Wednesday, Sept. 18. CMGR will resume Sept. 25 with guest speaker Jon Resar, MD, associate professor of medicine, director of the Adult Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and director of Interventional Cardiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Additional Information: Deanna Husted, Cardiology Grand Rounds

Health and Wellness

5.) Free flu shots for students, faculty, and staff today at HSC

Students, faculty and staff can get free flu shots through Campus Health Services ($5 for retirees) today, 2 p.m. ‒ 5 p.m. in Kornhauser Auditorium. See a full schedule and get a consent form. Download, print and complete the consent form. Then, bring it and your valid UofL ID to get your shots. People who cannot go down into the auditorium can get a shot at the entrance.

Miscellaneous

6.) New HIPAA/HITECH training available on Blackboard

UofL must ensure its workforce is trained in the new HIPAA/HITECH regulations. Individuals who have previously completed HIPAA training will find an additional course assignment called “HITECH Final Rule” in Blackboard under “My Organizations Plus.” Researchers working with health information will find a course called “HITECH for Researchers.” These new courses cover information in the HITECH Omnibus.

Additional Information: Privacy Training website, email or 852-3803

Talks

7.) BMB seminar

Noon ‒ 1 p.m. Sept. 16 Homberger Library, Room 614, Building A, Health Sciences Center

Shubha Ghosh Dastidar, BMB graduate student. “Protein Carbonylation and Glujthione-S-transferases in Adipose Tissue: Implications of Obesity and Insulin Resistance.”

 

8.) The Rape of the Nile: How Adventurers and Archaeologists Discovered Ancient Egypt

5 p.m. Sept. 18 The University Club, Ballroom B

Free and open to public

The Liberal Studies Project presents author Brian Fagan with an illustrated lecture titled “The Rape of the Nile: How Adventurers and Archaeologists Discovered Ancient Egypt.” It’s a compelling excursion into a world of heroes and villains—from Napoleon Bonaparte to Howard Carter, excavator of King Tut’s tomb—who rediscovered Egypt’s past.

Additional Information: Janna Tajibaeva, 852-2247

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Direct questions about UofL Today to Janene Zaccone, editor, Office of Communications and Marketing, 852-6171.

Submit an announcement

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