Community Calendar

June 2017

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    "The Role of Perivascular Fat in Human Coronary Atherosclerosis"

    "The Role of Perivascular Fat in Human Coronary Atherosclerosis" AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    "Investigating epigenetic regulation of PD-L1 and anti-tumor immunity" (Simone) and "Role of VEGF/Neuropilin-2 signaling in hippo pathway regulation" (Elaimy)

    "Investigating epigenetic regulation of PD-L1 and anti-tumor immunity" (Simone) and "Role of VEGF/Neuropilin-2 signaling in hippo pathway regulation" (Elaimy) Room 516, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Research Career & Writing Group "K-Club"

    Research Career & Writing Group "K-Club" S7-436, 7th Floor, UMass Medical School 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    The K-Club group meets monthly on Wednesdays and Thursdays to provide information and feedback on academic career development and on preparing a Research Career Award application (NIH K-Awards, VA Research Career Awards, CTSA KL-2 grants, etc.).

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    "Functional characterization of pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) neuron heterogeneity in the hypothalamus for energy balance"

    "Functional characterization of pro-opiomelanocortin (POMC) neuron heterogeneity in the hypothalamus for energy balance" AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    "AAV vectors for gene therapy and genome editing"

    "AAV vectors for gene therapy and genome editing" AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    Commencement Dinner for Honorary Degree Recipients (by invitation)

    Commencement Dinner for Honorary Degree Recipients (by invitation) Faculty Conference Room, UMMS 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    UMMS Commencement Campus Celebration

    UMMS Commencement Campus Celebration Albert Sherman Center, 1st Floor Multi-Purpose Room 8:00 pm - 12:00 am

    Entertainment by Redline

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    UMMS Commencement Brunch

    UMMS Commencement Brunch Albert Sherman Center, 1st Floor Multi-Purpose Conf. Rm., Faculty Conference Rm. and School Lobbies, UMMS 9:30 am - 11:00 am

    UMMS Commencement Ceremony

    UMMS Commencement Ceremony Tent on the Green, UMMS 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

    Faculty seated on the stage, regalia required.

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    "Reconstructing branching lineages in single cell genomics"

    "Reconstructing branching lineages in single cell genomics" 3rd Floor Seminar Room, Biotech II, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    "Deciphering protein interactions via computation: from identification to variation to disease"

    "Deciphering protein interactions via computation: from identification to variation to disease" AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    "World Health Organization, statistical genetics and population health"

    "World Health Organization, statistical genetics and population health" AS8-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    "Hereditary breast cancer genes and the replication stress response" (Nayak) and "Dissecting brain mural cell ontogeny in the zebrafish" (Shih)

    "Hereditary breast cancer genes and the replication stress response" (Nayak) and "Dissecting brain mural cell ontogeny in the zebrafish" (Shih) Room 516, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    "Next generation functional genomics"

    "Next generation functional genomics" Auditorium (AS2-2102), Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
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    3rd Annual UMMS Neuroscience Retreat

    3rd Annual UMMS Neuroscience Retreat Hoagland-Pincus, Shrewsbury 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

    Please register.

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    Clinical Research Professionals Group Meeting

    Clinical Research Professionals Group Meeting Hiatt Auditorium S1-608, UMMS 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    6th Annual Deshpande Symposium in Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Higher Education

    6th Annual Deshpande Symposium in Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Higher Education UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center, Lowell, MA 9:00 am - 6/14/2017 8:30 pm

    Come to share, network and learn with over 350 higher education pioneers from prestigious institutions across North America.

    Registration is now open.

    Neuroscience of Disease Forum

    Neuroscience of Disease Forum Room 716, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Sandwiches and beverages will be served.

    Registration is required.

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    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group

    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group Albert Sherman Center, AS8-2072, UMMS 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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    "Pharmacovigilance and drug surveillance in the Department of Veterans Affairs: VAMedSAFE overview"

    "Pharmacovigilance and drug surveillance in the Department of Veterans Affairs: VAMedSAFE overview" AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    "Molecular profiling premalignant lesions"

    "Molecular profiling premalignant lesions" Room 416, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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    "The persistence of intensive glycemic control and the use of Fenofibrate in diabetic retinopathy: The ACCORD Eye Study of Type 2 Diabetes"

    "The persistence of intensive glycemic control and the use of Fenofibrate in diabetic retinopathy: The ACCORD Eye Study of Type 2 Diabetes" AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

    "Linking epigenetics, metabolism and cancer: lessons from SIRT6"

    "Linking epigenetics, metabolism and cancer: lessons from SIRT6" 3rd Floor Seminar Room, Biotech II, UMMS 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    "Chromosomes: Molecular, cell and cancer (?) biology"

    "Chromosomes: Molecular, cell and cancer (?) biology" Room 516, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    "Discovering and modulating cell surfaceomes in cancer"

    "Discovering and modulating cell surfaceomes in cancer" S1-608, Hiatt Auditorium, UMMS 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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    "Adipose tissue dysregulation and insulin resistance in obesity"

    "Adipose tissue dysregulation and insulin resistance in obesity" AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    "Bridge to clinic: Genetically modified primates for biotherapy"

    "Bridge to clinic: Genetically modified primates for biotherapy" AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    "Generation of pharyngeal foregut endoderm from pluripotent stem cells"

    "Generation of pharyngeal foregut endoderm from pluripotent stem cells" AS7-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Presented by, Nicola Kearns, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program, UMMS

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    "Imaging healthy and malignant haematopoiesis: active cells in an evolving environment"

    "Imaging healthy and malignant haematopoiesis: active cells in an evolving environment" Room 516, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    "Can payment reform control costs, transform delivery, and address social determinants of health? Evaluating the Massachusetts Medicaid Extension Waiver" - Work-In-Progress Seminar

    "Can payment reform control costs, transform delivery, and address social determinants of health? Evaluating the Massachusetts Medicaid Extension Waiver" - Work-In-Progress Seminar AS7-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Refreshments will be served.

    "Innate immunity programming dynamics in acute and chronic inflammatory diseases"

    "Innate immunity programming dynamics in acute and chronic inflammatory diseases" Room 316, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Presented by, Virginia Tech, Professor, Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering

    "Genomic and transcriptomic investigation of Endemic Burkitt lymphoma and Epstein Barr virus"

    "Genomic and transcriptomic investigation of Endemic Burkitt lymphoma and Epstein Barr virus" AS4-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    Presented by, Yasin Kaymaz, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, UMMS

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    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group

    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group Albert Sherman Center, AS8-2072, UMMS 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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    "Obesity genetics: from bench to bedside"

    "Obesity genetics: from bench to bedside" S2-102, Amphitheater I, UMMS 8:00 am - 9:00 am

    Presented by, Helen Lyon, MD, SM, Associate Professor of Pediatrics (pending), UMMS and Pediatric Genetics, UMass Memorial Medical Center

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