Week of November 3, 2013

November 4, 2013 ( Monday )

Other Events & Dates
11:30am - 12:30pm
Regulatory Science Seminar: "Model-Based Drug Development: A Biomedical Process for Clinical and Translational Science"

Save the date for a Regulatory Science seminar entitled, "Model-Based Drug Development: A Biomedical Process for Clinical and Translational Science." The seminar will be presented by Dr. Larry Lesko, Director, Center for Pharmacometrics and Systems Pharmacology, University of Florida; and Former Director, Office of Clinical Pharmacology, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, FDA.

Location:  Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1W-304)

Posted by:  Megan Mack, Office of Research Alliances, 24-Oct-13 1:13pm ET

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk



Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 22-Aug-13 12:51pm ET

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series

Co-Sponsored by the CFAR - Center for AIDS Research & the HIV Training Grant

Avindra Nath, Ph.D., Senior Investigator, Clinical Director of NINDS, the Director of the Translational Neuroscience Center and Chief of the Section of Infections of the Nervous System Section of Infections of the Nervous Systems, NIH

Title: Immune Reconstitution Syndrome with HIV Infection in the Brain

Host: Harris Gelbard

Research Abstract: Despite successful antiretroviral therapy, some patients develop an inflammation in the brain mediated by lymphocytes. I will discuss the clinical features, pathological findings, pathophysiology and treatment options of this syndrome. http://neuroscience.nih.gov/Lab.asp?Org_ID=568

Location:  K-307 (Room 3-6408)

Posted by:  Corrine Aleese, Micro & Immunolgy, 25-Sep-13 10:23am ET

Other Events & Dates
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Physical Seminar

Title: "Nanoparticle-cell interactions: Importance of protein structure"

Speaker: Professor Christine Payne Georgia Tech University School of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Host: Todd Krauss

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 11-Oct-13 9:42am ET

November 5, 2013 ( Tuesday )

Grand Rounds
8:00am - 9:00am
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

The Dementia Epidemic: A Rational Approach to Screening and Management

Thomas Caprio, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Clinical Nursing, and Public Health Sciences
University of Rochester, Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics & Aging
University of Rochester Medical Center


Educational Objectives:
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:

1. Understand the current evidence base for pharmacologic
interventions for dementia including risks and benefits.

2. Outline a rational approach to screening for dementia and
communicating with patients and families who are faced with the diagnosis

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 4-Nov-13 1:42am ET

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lung Biology Research Seminar Series

Matthew Hilton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Director: Histology, Biochemistry, and Molecular Imaging (HBMI) Core Center for Musculoskeletal Research University of Rochester Medical Center

Title: "Notch Signaling in Osteoarthritis and Joint Cartilage Fibrosis"

Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Laurie Furibondo, Environmental Medicine, 16-Sep-13 2:14pm ET

Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Progress Toward a High-Performance Brain-Machine Interface

Andrew Schwartz, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Neurobiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Member, Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition, The McGowan Institute and the Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Faculty Candidate, Scientific Director, DelMonte Institute for Neuromedicine

Location:  Adolph Auditorium, Rm. #1-7619

Posted by:  Sharon Kubiak, 29-Oct-13 4:23pm ET

Other Events & Dates
12:15pm - 1:15pm
CTSI Seminar Series

E-MOMS of Rochester study

Presenters: Diana Fernandez, MD, MPH, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences Susan Groth, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, FAANP Associate Professor, School of Nursing

The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. CME credit will only be available for those that physically attend the series. No credit will be given for viewing the series on the web.

Lunch is provided, please bring your own beverage.

Location:  Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1W-304)

Posted by:  Katherine Libby, Clinical & Translational Sciences Inst, 27-Aug-13 4:00pm ET

November 6, 2013 ( Wednesday )

Grand Rounds

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: 100 Years Since Schloendorff

Presented by Margie Hodges Shaw, JD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Medical Humanities & Bioethics

Location:  K-207 (2-6408)

Posted by:  Mary Fisher, Medical Humanities, 29-Oct-13 11:56am ET

Grand Rounds
8:00am - 9:00am

"Pediatric Oral Health"

Melinda Clark, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Albany Medical College, AAP New York Chapter 1 Oral Health Advocate

Location:  Whipple Auditorium (2-6424)

Posted by:  Michelle Crary, Pediatrics, 16-Oct-13 11:54am ET

Other Events & Dates
8:00am - 9:00am

TITLE: Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes)

SPEAKER: Sanjeev Arora, MD, Distinguished Professor, Director, Project ECHO, University of New Mexico

All are invited to attend; resgistration is not necessary. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.

Any questions, contact Judy Hazelden at (585) 760-6352.

Location:  Monroe Community Hospital, Auditorium A

Posted by:  Judy Hazelden, MCH, 21-Oct-13 9:59am ET

Research Meetings
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Aab CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Ira J. Goldberg, M.D. Dickinson Richards Professor and Chief Division of Preventive Medicine and Nutrition Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons New York, NY

NOTE: Time of Seminar - 1:30 - 2:30 PM ( ****NOTE TIME OF SEMINAR****)

TITLE OF TALK: "Lipid metabolism in cardiac lipotoxicity"

Location:  A105 Conf. Room - 211 Bailey Road West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 18-Oct-13 9:57am ET

Research Meetings
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Fall Seminar Series

Arlen Johnson, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Molecular Biosciences, The University of Texas at Austin

"Test Driving the 60S Ribosomal Subunit"

Host: Dr. Eric Phizicky

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Brenda Klein, Biochem & Biophys, 24-Jul-13 10:46am ET

November 7, 2013 ( Thursday )

Research Meetings
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Guest Seminar

David A. Hood, Ph.D.

Professor and Canada Research Chair in Cell Physiology
School of Kinesiology and Health Science
Director, Muscle Health Research Centre
York University

"Molecular Mechanisms of Mitochondrial Biogenesis in Exercising Muscle"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 25-Oct-13 11:15am ET

November 8, 2013 ( Friday )

Grand Rounds

The Jack Ruby Murder Trial: Guilty or Not Responsible?

presented by Laurence B. Guttmacher, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Medical Humanities; Advisory Dean, University of Rochester School of Medicine; Clinical Director, Rochester Psychiatric Center

Location:  K-307 (3-6408)

Posted by:  Mary Fisher, Medical Humanities, 7-Oct-13 9:57am ET

Grand Rounds
7:30am - 8:30am

Mary Lee Vance, MD

Professor of Internal Medicine and Neurosurgery, Associate Director, General Clinical Research Center, University of Virginia

"Growth Hormone, Too Little, Too Much: TBD"

Location:  K-307

Posted by:  Linda Hurst, Medicine, 28-Oct-13 10:37am ET

Research Meetings
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. Vincent Martinson, University of Rochester "The gut microbiota of bees and wild drosophilids"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 17-Oct-13 8:49am ET

Research Meetings
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Second Friday Science Social

November 2013 presentation title tbd

Speaker: Dr. Richard Phipps

When? 4 PM, November 8

location tbd

And then? Drinks & snacks in the Forbes Mezzanine

More info on SFSS: http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/sss/index.html

Location:  location tbd, Medical Center

Posted by:  Jill Van Atta, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 21-Mar-13 4:06pm ET

November 9, 2013 ( Saturday )

Other Events & Dates
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Inorganic Seminar

Title: Multinuclear Coordination Chemistry: From Molecular Self-Assembly to Solar Energy Conversion

Speaker: Dr. Timothy Cook

University of Utah, Department of Chemistry

Location:  Hutchison Hall 473

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 25-Nov-13 1:18pm ET