Institutional Events and Research Calendar

September 2017

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    HOLIDAY - Labor Day

    HOLIDAY - Labor Day 8:00 am
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    "Cell lineages and pattern formation: Insights from zebrafish"

    "Cell lineages and pattern formation: Insights from zebrafish" Room 516, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Community Research and Innovative Scholars Program (CRISP) 2018 Funding Opportunity Webinar

    Community Research and Innovative Scholars Program (CRISP) 2018 Funding Opportunity Webinar WEBINAR 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    CRISP is a twelve-month group-based mentoring program which supports the development of independent UMass researchers who have established community partnerships and who are interested in pursuing extramural funded grants.

    Please join the Webinar to learn more about the CRISP program. Additional information can be found on the Community Engagement and Research website.

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    CANCELED - Research Career & Writing Group "K-Club"

    CANCELED - Research Career & Writing Group "K-Club" S7-106, 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.).

    "Microbial military strategy: Defense and counter-defense"

    "Microbial military strategy: Defense and counter-defense" AS8-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    "Pharmacological modulation of gene expression as a therapeutic approach"

    "Pharmacological modulation of gene expression as a therapeutic approach" Amphitheater III, S6-102, UMMS 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

    Pizza and beverages sponsored by QIAGEN.

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    "Network, neuroimmune and molecular mechanisms of novel synthetic drugs"

    "Network, neuroimmune and molecular mechanisms of novel synthetic drugs" Room 716, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

    Presented by, Marcelo Febo, PhD, Assistant Professor & Program Director of Translational Research Imaging, Department of Psychiatry, McKnight Brian Institute, University of Florida

    "Where bioinformatics can make the difference for drug discovery in Pharma" (Dry) and "Computationally navigating real-world clinical NGS to assess complex biomarkers for the PARP inhibitor Lynparza" (Lai)

    "Where bioinformatics can make the difference for drug discovery in Pharma" (Dry) and "Computationally navigating real-world clinical NGS to assess complex biomarkers for the PARP inhibitor Lynparza" (Lai) AS8-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group

    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    "Mesenshymal origin of hamartomatous polyposis" (Dang) and "Burning questions on mTOR signaling, acetylation, and metabolic control" (Jung)

    "Mesenshymal origin of hamartomatous polyposis" (Dang) and "Burning questions on mTOR signaling, acetylation, and metabolic control" (Jung) Room 516, Lazare Research Building, UMMS 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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    "Safe Machine Learning"

    "Safe Machine Learning" AS8-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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    GSN Pinning Ceremony

    GSN Pinning Ceremony Faculty Conference Room, UMMS 6:00 pm

    Reception following - Medical School Lobby

    "This side of Briteness - Brain control of fat metabolism" (Schwartz) and "Adipose lipogenesis as a key metabolic pathway regulated by FARM (Food Anticipatory Regulation of Metabolism)" Buettner

    "This side of Briteness - Brain control of fat metabolism" (Schwartz) and "Adipose lipogenesis as a key metabolic pathway regulated by FARM (Food Anticipatory Regulation of Metabolism)" Buettner 3rd Floor Seminar Room, Biotech II, UMMS 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
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    UMMS Convocation and Investiture

    UMMS Convocation and Investiture Albert Sherman Center Auditorium, UMMS 4:00 pm

    Reception following - The Cube, Albert Sherman Center

    UMMS Investiture Dinner (by invitation)

    UMMS Investiture Dinner (by invitation) Faculty Conference Room, UMMS 6:30 pm

    Invitation only.

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    GSBS Recognition Ceremony

    GSBS Recognition Ceremony Albert Sherman Center Auditorium, UMMS 3:00 pm

    Reception following - The Cube, Albert Sherman Center

    16th Annual Immunology & Microbiology Program Research Retreat 2017

    16th Annual Immunology & Microbiology Program Research Retreat 2017 UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center, Lowell, MA 10:00 am

    The Program will begin with a luncheon on September 14th. The Scientific Program will begin immediately after lunch, and the retreat will end following lunch on September 15th. Faculty members or members of their labs will present their ongoing research in each of four sessions. A poster session/reception will be held on the evening of the 14th following the presentation of our Keynote Speaker, Dr. Neal Alto.

    Questions?  Please contact Amy Parker

    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group

    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    School of Medicine White Coat Ceremony

    School of Medicine White Coat Ceremony Campus Green, UMMS 2:00 pm

    Reception following, Albert Sherman Center Patio

    16th Annual Immunology & Microbiology Program Research Retreat 2017

    16th Annual Immunology & Microbiology Program Research Retreat 2017 UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center, Lowell, MA 2:00 pm

    The Program will begin with a luncheon on September 14th. The Scientific Program will begin immediately after lunch, and the retreat will end following lunch on September 15th. Faculty members or members of their labs will present their ongoing research in each of four sessions. A poster session/reception will be held on the evening of the 14th following the presentation of our Keynote Speaker, Dr. Neal Alto.

    Questions?  Please contact Amy Parker

    Pathology Seminar Series 2017

    Pathology Seminar Series 2017 AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:00 PM - 9/14/2017 1:00 PM
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    "From data to decision: Improving decision making with electronic health records data"

    "From data to decision: Improving decision making with electronic health records data" AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group

    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    The NSF Grants Workshop-A Joint WPI/UMMS Event

    The NSF Grants Workshop-A Joint WPI/UMMS Event WPI Gateway Park, 60 Prescott Street, Life Sciences and Bioengineering Building, Worcester, MA 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

    Please register.  For questions please contact, Camille Bouchard-Chhoeuk

    Pathology Seminar Series 2017

    Pathology Seminar Series 2017 AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:00 PM - 9/21/2017 1:00 PM
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    Celebration of Research & Academic Innovation Day

    Celebration of Research & Academic Innovation Day Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

    For more information call 413-794-3391.

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    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group

    Pathway to Independence (PI) Working Group AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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    "Ventricular tachycardia complicating acute coronary disease: Recent trends, its association with glucose levels, and its psychological impacts"

    "Ventricular tachycardia complicating acute coronary disease: Recent trends, its association with glucose levels, and its psychological impacts" AS9-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 9:30 am - 10:30 am

    Pathology Seminar Series 2017

    Pathology Seminar Series 2017 AS6-2072, Albert Sherman Center, UMMS 12:00 PM - 9/28/2017 1:00 PM
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