CTSI Calendar of Events

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Thursday, May 21st

12:00-1:00 pm

SRB Data Blitz

Cancer Control Data Blitz

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) supported Cancer Control Research Training Program, provides post-doctoral M.D. or Ph.D. researchers with the knowledge and experience to establish careers as outstanding independent investigators in cancer control and prevention research.

Saunders Research Building Atrium
Friday, May 22nd

10:00 am-4:30 pm

Special Event

27th Annual Genetics Day

Featuring the 13th Annual Fred Sherman Lecture, presented by Karl Deisseroth, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute. Dr. Deisseroth will present "Optical tools for probing intact biological systems"

Class of '62 Auditorium & Sarah Flaum Atrium

12:00-1:30 pm

 

Social Connectedness and Health Research Seminar Series

Presented by Kathi Heffner, UR Department of Psychiatry and Julie Fudge, UR Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy

Helen Wood Hall (1W-502)
Tuesday, May 26th

3:00-4:30 pm

Training

i2B2 REDCap Integration

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Thursday, May 28th

11:00 am-3:15 pm

UNYTE Event

Hitting the Accelerator:  Health Research Innovation through Data Science 

Purpose: To bring together health researchers and data scientists,  from across multiple institutions. As a participant, you will have opportunities to:
Explore innovative biomedical informatics methods and their recent applications in health research; Share your discipline-specific expertise; and Accelerate collaborations. Registration is now closed, please contact Celine Thompson for more information.

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1W304)
Friday, May 29th

12:00-1:00 pm

Cancer Center Colloquium Speaker

Overcoming Treatment Resistance in Pancreatic Cancer by Reprogramming the Tumor Microenvironment

Presented by David DeNardo, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Immunology at Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine St. Louis, Missouri.

Wilmot Cancer Institute Formicola Conference Room, 2.0727
Monday, June 1st

June 1st-4th

Workshop

2015 Summer School on Computational Immunology

The 2015 Summer School on Computational Immunology will help computational biology graduate students at the earliest stages of their studies learn mathematical and computational models, in particular using differential equation models and their experimental data to address immunological questions. Click here to learn more.

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Tuesday, June 2nd

11:00 am- 12:00 pm

EHSC Seminar Series

Tobacco smoke exposure alters DNA methylation in multiple blood cell lineages and targets hematopoietic progenitor cells

Dr. Douglas A. Bell will present a seminar sponsored by the Environmental Health Sciences Center and Center for Musculoskeletal Research entitled "Tobacco smoke exposure alters DNA methylation in multiple blood cell lineages and targets hematopoietic progenitor cells".

EHSC Conference Room (Med Ctr 4-8820).

3:00-4:00 pm

Training

i2B2 Fundamentals

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, June 3rd

7:30 am -4:00 pm

Annual Colloquium

2015 Health Professions' Faculty Development Colloquium

The annual Colloquium brings together faculty, educators, and healthcare professionals to share best practices. Thought-provoking plenary sessions, workshops, and short communications covering a variety of topics will help renew and support Colloquium participants in their professional roles. Poster presentations will foster networking and the interchange of ideas

TBD

9:00-11:00 am

Consultation Clinic

ClinicalTrials.gov Walk-in Clinic
Have a record in ClinicalTrials.gov that you just can’t get rid of the error? Have a question about results reporting for your study within the system? Just can’t figure out what the QA comment is asking? Come to the walk-in clinic for instant answers to your questions!
Saunders Research Building Room 1.201.
Thursday, June 4th

June 4th and 5th

Symposium

2015 Symposium on Immune Modeling

The 2015 Symposium on Immune Modeling in the Big Data Era on June 4 and 5 will bring together an international group of speakers to address the challenges of modeling immune responses from complex data. Register by May 15.

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Tuesday, June 9th

3:00-4:30 pm

Training

i2B2 REDCap Integration

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, June 10th

7th Annual SCORE Half Day Seminar

Professional Development Seminar for Research Personnel

Purpose: To enable the learner to identify a) strategies for managing workload efficiently;b) effective communication techniques; and c) how to evaluategenerational differencestoenhance leadership styles. The Study Coordinators Organization for Research and Education (SCORE) invites study team members (study coordinators or project nurses) to submit posters to be displayed at the Annual SCORE Half Day Seminar on June 10th.  Posters should be research related and may be specific to a research study.

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium
Friday, June 12th

Workshop

ChIP-seq Workshop
The Cluster for Epigenetics and Genome Stability will hold a workshop devoted to chromatin immunoprecipitation/DNA sequencing (ChIP-seq).. Ross Hardison, Cheryl Keller, and Shaun Mahoney from Penn State University will give a series of talks and computer-based workshops aimed at providing participants with a better understanding of experimental and analytical issues with ChIP-seq. Space is limited; contact Michael Bulger to register or for more information.
Contact coordinator for location

12:00-1:00 pm

Pediatric Biomedical and Translational Research Seminar Series

TBD

Presented by George Porter, MD, PhD, University of Rochester, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)
Monday, June 15th

8:00 am -4:00 pm

1st Annual Rochester Global Health Symposium - 2015

The 1st Annual symposium convenes researchers, students, and practitioners from all sectors of global health to exchange ideas about how to conduct, share, and translate innovative health promotion in low-resource settings. The Symposium features speakers covering:
• On-the-ground experience with the Ebola epidemic in Sierra Leone
• Telehealth – eye health in global settings
• HPV and cervical cancer – women’s health in low-resource settings
• Technology and health – smoking cessation in Latin America

 The conference will also include panel discussions and presentations by experts in the field and a poster session and competition for participants to share their work and get valuable feedback. 

Helen Wood Hall (1W-502)

2:00-3:00 pm

Training

RSRB Online Submission System (ROSS) Training

ROSS training occurs the 3rd Monday of every month from 2-3pm in the OHSP Office. Please email Suzanne Flanigan to register.

Saunders Research Building 1.275
Friday, June 19th

12:00-1:00 pm

SRB Data Blitz

Center for Community Health

The Center for Community Health was established by the University of Rochester Medical Center to develop and expand academic-community health partnerships dedicated to improving the health of our community.

Saunders Research Building Atrium
Friday, June 26th

12:00-1:30 pm

 

Social Connectedness and Health Research Seminar Series

TBA

Helen Wood Hall (1W-502)
Tuesday, July 7th

3:00-4:00 pm

Training

i2B2 Fundamentals

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, June 17th

12:00-1:00 pm

Good Advice: Case Studies in Clinical Research, Regulation, and the Law

Patent Infringement: COX Fighting

Presented by Kerry O’Banion, MD, PhD, and Thomas Jackson, JD, Immediate past University of Rochester President

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Wednesday, July 1st

9:00-11:00 am

Consultation Clinic

ClinicalTrials.gov Walk-in Clinic
Have a record in ClinicalTrials.gov that you just can’t get rid of the error? Have a question about results reporting for your study within the system? Just can’t figure out what the QA comment is asking? Come to the walk-in clinic for instant answers to your questions!
Saunders Research Building Room 1.201.
Tuesday, July 21st

3:00-4:30 pm

Training

i2B2 REDCap Integration

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Tuesday, August 4th

3:00-4:00 pm

Training

i2B2 Fundamentals

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, August 5th

9:00-11:00 am

Consultation Clinic

ClinicalTrials.gov Walk-in Clinic
Have a record in ClinicalTrials.gov that you just can’t get rid of the error? Have a question about results reporting for your study within the system? Just can’t figure out what the QA comment is asking? Come to the walk-in clinic for instant answers to your questions!
Saunders Research Building Room 1.201.
Tuesday, August 18th

3:00-4:30 pm

Training

i2B2 REDCap Integration

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, September 2nd

9:00-11:00 am

Consultation Clinic

ClinicalTrials.gov Walk-in Clinic
Have a record in ClinicalTrials.gov that you just can’t get rid of the error? Have a question about results reporting for your study within the system? Just can’t figure out what the QA comment is asking? Come to the walk-in clinic for instant answers to your questions!
Saunders Research Building Room 1.201.
Tuesday, September 8th

3:00-4:00 pm

Training

i2B2 Fundamentals

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Tuesday, September 15th

3:00-4:30 pm

Training

i2B2 REDCap Integration

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, September 30th

12:00-1:00 pm

Good Advice: Case Studies in Clinical Research, Regulation, and the Law

Industry Consulting: Part One

Presented by Karl Kieburtz, MD, MPH. Entering into consulting arrangements with industry, discussing CDA's and consulting agreement negotiations, liability, confidentiality

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Tuesday, October 6th

3:00-4:00 pm

Training

i2B2 Fundamentals

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, October 7th

9:00-11:00 am

Consultation Clinic

ClinicalTrials.gov Walk-in Clinic
Have a record in ClinicalTrials.gov that you just can’t get rid of the error? Have a question about results reporting for your study within the system? Just can’t figure out what the QA comment is asking? Come to the walk-in clinic for instant answers to your questions!
Saunders Research Building Room 1.201.
Tuesday, October 20th

3:00-4:30 pm

Training

i2B2 REDCap Integration

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, October 21st

12:00-1:00 pm

Good Advice: Case Studies in Clinical Research, Regulation, and the Law

Industry Consulting: Part Two

Presented by Karl Kieburtz, MD, MPH, and Karen Rabinowitz, JD, Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics. Entering into consulting arrangements with industry, discussing CDA's and consulting agreement negotiations, liability, confidentiality.

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Tuesday, November 3rd

3:00-4:00 pm

Training

i2B2 Fundamentals

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, November 4th

9:00-11:00 am

Consultation Clinic

ClinicalTrials.gov Walk-in Clinic
Have a record in ClinicalTrials.gov that you just can’t get rid of the error? Have a question about results reporting for your study within the system? Just can’t figure out what the QA comment is asking? Come to the walk-in clinic for instant answers to your questions!
Saunders Research Building Room 1.201.
Tuesday, November 17th

3:00-4:30 pm

Training

i2B2 REDCap Integration

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)
Wednesday, November 18th

12:00-1:00 pm

Good Advice: Case Studies in Clinical Research, Regulation, and the Law

Clinical Trial Misconduct: Case Study: Repercussions for changing data, supplying missing data, fabricating data

Presented by Rachel Biemiller, MD and Aileen Shinaman, JD, Office of Counsel. 

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Wednesday, December 2nd

9:00-11:00 am

Consultation Clinic

ClinicalTrials.gov Walk-in Clinic
Have a record in ClinicalTrials.gov that you just can’t get rid of the error? Have a question about results reporting for your study within the system? Just can’t figure out what the QA comment is asking? Come to the walk-in clinic for instant answers to your questions!
Saunders Research Building Room 1.201.
Tuesday, December 8th

3:00-4:00 pm

Training

i2B2 Fundamentals

i2b2 is an open-source software system that allows users to query clinical data to estimate the size of clinical cohorts available for specific studies, allows for the creation of “data marts” to support the requirements of particular studies, and supports an efficient mechanism to transfer clinical data directly to REDCap. Training is strongly encouraged before a new user may access the system.

TLL Classroom (2-8513)