Week of August 10, 2014

August 11, 2014 ( Monday )

Grand Rounds
Department of Biology "Donut Talk"

Aisha Siebert, University of Rochester

"Transcriptional control of human cellular metabolism by wasp venom: Nasonia vitripennis venom-derived bioactive peptides reveal new insight into human metabolic disorders"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Brenna Rybak, Biology, 11-Jun-14 8:38am ET

August 12, 2014 ( Tuesday )

Grand Rounds
7:30am - 8:30am


Perioperative Traponin Monitoring: Is there clinical value?

Leway Chen, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Program in Heart Failure and Transplantation
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

Sabu Thomas, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center

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

1. Understand the prognostic capabilities of troponin to predict 30-day mortality.
2. Understand the definition and clinical characteristics of MINS.
3. Understand how to assess a prospective cohort study using EBM techniques.

Location:  Class of 1962 Auditorium, Kornberg Medical Research Building

Posted by:  Mary Lou Beagan, Medicine, 11-Aug-14 6:11pm ET

Other Events & Dates
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Chemistry Ph.D. Defense

Improving and Applying RNA Secondary Structure Prediction

Stanislav Bellaousov, University of Rochester Dept. of Chemistry

Group of Professor David Mathews

Location:  Newman Room 1-6823, Med. Ctr.

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 21-Jul-14 4:00pm ET

August 13, 2014 ( Wednesday )

Research Meetings
4:00pm - 5:00pm
The CVRI Seminar Series

The CVRI Seminar Series will resume on September 10, 2014
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Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 20-Jun-14 3:33pm ET

August 14, 2014 ( Thursday )

Other Events & Dates
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Chemistry Ph.D. Defense

Title: An Attempt at Direct Observation of Anharmonic Vibrational Coupling Constants with Two-Dimensional Femtosecond Stimulated Raman Spectroscopy

Kristina Wilson – University of Rochester, Department of Chemistry, Group of Prof. David McCamant

Location:  Goergen Hall 109, RC

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 22-Jul-14 5:54pm ET

August 15, 2014 ( Friday )

Research Meetings
9:00am - 10:00am
Tox Program PhD Thesis Defense Seminar

Bethany N. Winans

Research supervised by B. Paige Lawrence, PhD

Early Life Activation of the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor and Persistent Alterations in CD8+T Cell Responses to Viral Infection

Location:  K-207 (2-6408)

Posted by:  Chris Gramza, Environmental Medicine, 4-Aug-14 1:12pm ET