Institutional Events and Research Calendar

July 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

HOLIDAY - Independence Day
Time: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Event Type Education / Training
Hosted by: Sherry Pagoto, PhD
Location: S7-106, 7th Floor, UMass Medical School
Time: 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.).

Monday, July 10, 2017

Event Type PhD Thesis Defense
"FLT1 and transcriptome-wide polyadenylation site analysis in preclampsia"
Hosted by: Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, UMMS
Location: AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Presented by, Ami Ashar, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program, UMMS

Event Type PhD Thesis Defense
"Altercations in MRNA 3'UTR isoform abundance accompany gene expression changes in Huntington's disease"
Hosted by: Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, UMMS
Location: AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Event Type Education / Training, Human Research
Hosted by: UMMS Human Research Protection Education Program
Location: Lazare Auditorium S1-607, UMMS
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Clinical Research Professionals Group (CRPG) consists of clinical research staff throughout the University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS), including Principal Investigators, Study Coordinators, Research Nurses, Administrators, and others. All research staff are invited to be part of the CRPG regardless of their role or background in clinical research.

Event Type PhD Thesis Defense
"A mechanistic investigation of Insulin Receptor Substrate 2 function in breast cancer progression"
Hosted by: Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, UMMS
Location: Room 416, Lazare Research Building, UMMS
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Presented by, Jose R. Mercado-Matos, MD/PhD Program in Biomedical Sciences, UMMS

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Event Type Seminar
"Hereditary breast cancer genes and the replication stress response" (Nayak) and "Dissecting brain mural cell ontogeny in the zebrafish" (Shih)
Hosted by: Molecular, Cell and Cancer Biology, UMMS
Location: Room 516, Lazare Research Building, UMMS
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Event Type PhD Thesis Defense
"Factors affecting weight management counseling training during primary care clerkships"
Hosted by: Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, UMMS
Location: AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS
Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Presented by Karen Ashe, MS, MNSP, UMMS

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Event Type Seminar
"Foot problems, obesity, and longitudinal patterns of weight: The Framingham Study"
Hosted by: Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, UMMS
Location: AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch will be provided: Please RSVP to Kelley Baron