CTSI Calendar of Events

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Monday, November 17th

12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Biology Donut Talk

Telomerase assembly, activation, and function at telomeres

Presented by Dr. Kathleen Collins, University of California at Berkeley

Hutchison 316

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
Tuesday, November 18th

8:30 am-3:00 pm

Symposium

2nd Annual Institute for Innovative Education Symposium: Team Based Care
The IIE brings together URMC's educational leaders to integrate technology and the science of learning into existing educational programming,  as well as focus on future institutional efforts that prepare our learners to be healthcare professional leaders of tomorrow. Keynote speaker will be Barbara Brandt, PhD, Associate Vice President for Education at the University of Minnesota. Registration is required • Lunch will be provided

University of Rochester
415 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, New York 14642

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Seminar Series

Standard Deviations from the Mean: When Does a Patient Become a Subject?

Presented by Carolyn Jones, MD, Associate Professor, Surgery, Thoracic, Co-sponsored by the Office for Human Subjects Protection

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)

2:00 - 3:00 pm

Training

Using PIVOT for Funding and Collaboration Searches

Presentation by Chris Horn from Proquest on the Pivot funding and collaboration search product licensed by the university.  The session will focus on the various tools available in Pivot for locating and receiving funding opportunities as well as potential collaborators. 

K-207 Auditorium (2-6408)
Wednesday, November 19th

9:00 am- 5:00 pm

Symposium

2014 Regional Proteomics Symposium

The event will feature speakers from western New York universities and institutions, and will include a poster session highlighting the protein identification work done at Rochester. The keynote address will be presented by Donald Hunt, professor of chemistry and pathology at the University of Virginia and one of the founders of the field of proteomics. Register here.

Class of ’62 Auditorium and the Flaum Atrium

12:00-12:50 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

Patient Consents: For protecting the patient? Or for protecting the investigator and institution?

Presented by Carl D’Angio, MD, and Kelley O'Donoghue, MPH, CIP, Director, Office of Human Subjects Protection.

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)

12:00 - 1:00 pm

URSMD Diversity Seminar Series

Engaging and Becoming Allies in Advancing Diversity at URMC
A panel discussion of the diverse perspectives of the role of majority groups in diversity. Presented by Linda H. Chaudron, MD, MS, Senior Associate Dean for Diversity. To register for this workshop, please contact Grace Fuller at grace_fuller@urmc.rochester.edu.
Center for Experiential Learning Room (2-7520)

1:00 - 2:00 pm

PCORI Webinar

Exploring the Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Awards Program

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is pleased to invite you to participate in a webinar that will provide an overview of the Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Awards Program.  Presenters will share information about the Engagement Awards Program, explore our current portfolio of awards, highlight a funded project, and review the application process. This is also an opportunity to learn how you can get involved in our work here at PCORI.

Online

2:00-3:00 pm

Co-Sponsored by the Departments of Biochemistry and Biophysics and Microbiology & Immunology

The Molecular Tool-Kit of Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers

Presented by Erica Ollmann Saphire, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Immunology & Microbial Science, Co-Director, Global Virus Network Center of Excellence, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

K-307 Auditorium (3-6408)

4:00 - 5:00 pm

The Aab CVRI Seminar Series

Differential functions of hematopoietic Stem Cell Niches

Presented by Paul S. Frenette, MD, Chair and Director of the Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Research, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Aab CVRI Conference Center – Room A105
211 Bailey Road
West Henrietta, NY
Friday, November 21st

10:00 - 12:00 pm

Miner Library’s Bioinformatics Consulting and Education Ser

Data Visualization, Large and Small

This workshop will cover data visualization geared towards complex biological data sets generated by a number of different profiling technologies.  We will go over strategies for incorporating a large amount of information into a small space as well as discuss how presentation choices could bias the message.  Practical demonstrations will use MATLAB, a technical computing language.

Nesbit Computer Room (G-7545)

11:30 am -1:00 pm

CIRC Symposium

 

Cosmos in Computers: How Exascale Computing and Laboratory Experiments Improve our Understanding of the Universe

This talk will show how experiments done in the laboratory can improve the numericalsimulations of astrophysical phenomena such as plasma jets generated by pre-planetary nebulae and active galactic nuclei. Inturn numerical simulations can be scaled to astrophysical scale to verify the accuracy of physical models. Presented by Pierre-Alexandre Gourdain, PhD.

Computer Studies Building (CSB) 209, River Campus

3:00-4:00 pm

Department of Biology Donut Talk

Venom evolution and function in parasitoid wasps

Presented by Dr. Mrinalini, University of Rochester

Hutchison 316
Monday, November 24th

12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series

Modulation of CXCR3-cognate chemokine production in the tumor microenvironment

Presented by David Mullins, PhD, Assistant Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth University

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)
Tuesday, November 25th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Seminar Series

Bone-targeted drug delivery

Presented by Danielle Benoit, PhD, Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Monday, December 1st

12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Biology Donut Talk

Protein homeostasis in oncogenesis and cancer therapy

Presented by Dr. Wei-Xing Zong, Stony Brook University

Hutchison 473
Tuesday, December 2nd

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Seminar Series

Topic TBD

Presented by Ann Dozier, PhD, Acting Chair and Associate Professor, Public Health Sciences, Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing, School of Nursing

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)

4:00 - 6:00 pm

Faculty Development Workshop

Highlights from the 2014 Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Annual Meeting

Panelists to be determined

Northeastern Room (1-9525 & 1-9535)
Wednesday, December 3rd

11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Faculty Development Workshop

Expertise: What is It and How Do I Get It?

Presented by Denham S. Ward, MD, PhD, President and CEO, Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research, Emeritus Professor and Chair of Anesthesiology

LeChase Assembly Hall (G-9576)

12:00 - 1:30 pm

URSMD Diversity Seminar Series

Deaf Friendly Space – Working with the Deaf Community (Part I)

Presented by Elizabeth Ballard, Manager of URMC Interpreter Services, and
Robert C. Nutt, MD, Fellow, Academic General Pediatricsand Neurodevelopmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

Natapow Room (1-9545)

2:00-3:00 pm

Biochemistry and Biophysics Seminar Series

The Ribosome Determines mRNA Stability

Presented by Jeff Coller, Ph.D.,Associate Professorand Associate Director, Center for RNAMolecular Biology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

K-307 Auditorium (3-6408)
Thursday, December 4th

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Psychiatry Grand Rounds

Topic TBD

Presented by George Nasra, M.S., M.D., MBA

Class of '62 Auditorium
Friday, December 5th

3:00-4:00 pm

Department of Biology Donut Talk

TBA

Presented by Dr. Ellen Martinson, University of Rochester

Hutchison 316
Monday, December 8th

December 8th-9th

Conference

7th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation: Transforming Health Systems to Optimize Individual and Population Health

A forum for discussing the science of dissemination and implementation, the 7th annual conference aims to grow the research base by bridging the gap between evidence, practice, and policy in health and medicine. Researchers, evaluators and implementers who are interested in identifying opportunities, challenges, and strategies for disseminating the findings and implementation of research to key stakeholders are encouraged to attend.

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center

12:00-1:00 pm

Department of Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series

The battle for metal between bacterial pathogens and their vertebrate hosts

Presented by Eric Skaar, PhD, MPH, Ernest W. Goodpasture Associate Professor, Director - Host-Pathogen Interactions Division, Dept of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)
Tuesday, December 9th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Seminar Series

Pregnancy Outcomes and Women's Health in Neuromuscular Disorders

Presented by Emma Ciafaloni, MD, Associate Professor, Neurology and Pediatrics

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Intellectual Property and Commercializing Technology Lecture Series

How to Find Inventions, What Makes a Good Invention, and How to Find Prior Art

These are 3 related topics that together provide insight to the inventive process. The first topic is about finding inventions in the research and work you perform on a daily basis. The second is how to evaluate what makes a good invention and looks at various factors to consider (those that UR Ventures uses in its decision process). The last is about using the patent classification system to search for prior art and uses real examples to illustrate effective technical searching. Please RSVP to Melissa Napolitano

Gowen Room
Wilson Commons
Thursday, December 11th

12:00-1:30 pm

SCORE Event

Coordinator's Holiday Wishlist Begins With You

Through open discussion, let’s build our coordinator wish list by identifying challenges in performing tasks, and let’s give the gift of sharing best practices.   

Helen Wood Hall 1w509

3:00-4:30 pm

Webinar

ResearchMatch.org Monthly Researcher Training

A free webinar on how to use ResearchMatch.org, a University-supported recruitment tool, is now available for researchers (investigators and coordinators). The webinar is held on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 3-4:30pm ET. Researchers can attend once and repeat the training as needed.  When registering, indicate ET time zone.  To register click here.

Online
Friday, December 12th

12:00-1:00 pm

Pediatric Biomedical and Translational Research Seminar Series

TBD

Presented by Richard Parad, MD, MPH, Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard University

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)
Tuesday, December 16th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Seminar Series

Office for Human Subjects Protection Presentation: Topic TBD

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Wednesday, December 17th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

TBD

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Friday, December 19th

11:45 - 1:00 pm

 

Monthly CIRC Symposia

Presented by Dongmei Li

K-207 Auditorium (K-207)
2015
Thursday, January 8th
12:00-1:30 pm SCORE Event: Study Participant Audit in Relation to Fraud Awareness and Prevention
Presented by Debra Russell, University Audit
Medical Center, 2-7520 (K-207)

3:00-4:30 pm

Webinar

ResearchMatch.org Monthly Researcher Training

A free webinar on how to use ResearchMatch.org, a University-supported recruitment tool, is now available for researchers (investigators and coordinators). The webinar is held on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 3-4:30pm ET. Researchers can attend once and repeat the training as needed.  When registering, indicate ET time zone.  To register click here.

Online
Friday, January 16th

12:00-1:00 pm

 

Monthly CIRC Symposia

Every third Friday of the month, the Center for Integrated Research Computing hosts a research symposium, where faculty, staff, and student researchers convene to learn about research projects utilizing the center's resources, meet potential collaborators, and learn about new technologies and trends in research computing. This event is user-driven and features presentations by researchers using CIRC systems. CIRC Symposia are open to all members of the university community and a complimentary lunch is provided.

TBD

12:00-1:00 pm

Pediatric Biomedical and Translational Research Seminar Series

TBD

Presented by Laurie Steiner, MD, University of Rochester, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)
Tuesday, January 20th

12:00-1:00 pm

Technology Commercialization at the University of Rochester Lecture Series

Assessing the Market Opportunity of New Technologies

A more detailed discussion of the assessment of commercial value for University Innovations. Using a mixture of theory and concrete examples, this session will cover topics such as; the use of market research reports, identifying and assessing competing technologies, the Customer Discovery Process, and identifying the Minimum Viable Product for your technology. (Patrick Emmerling, Licensing Manager, UR Ventures presenting)

Gowen Room
Wilson Commons
Wednesday, January 21st

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

Drug Supply for Clinical Trials: Contractual Issues with Drug Supply

Presented by Cornelia Kamp, MBA, Director, Clinical Materials Services Unit (CMSU) and Pat Bolger,  CMSU Director Clinical & Business Affairs

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Thursday, January 30th

TBD

Save the Date: Annual Tana A. Grady-Weliky, MD, Lecture

TBD
Friday, February 6th

12:00-1:00 pm

Pediatric Biomedical and Translational Research Seminar Series

TBD

Presented by Patrick Gallagher, MD, Yale University

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)
Thursday, February 12th

3:00-4:30 pm

Webinar

ResearcherMatch.org Monthly Researcher Training

A free webinar on how to use ResearchMarch.org, a University-supported recruitment tool, is now available for researchers (investigators and coordinators). The webinar is held on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 3-4:30pm ET. Researchers can attend once and repeat the training as needed.  When registering, indicate ET time zone.  To register click here.

Online
Friday, February 20th

12:00-1:00 pm

 

Monthly CIRC Symposia

Every third Friday of the month, the Center for Integrated Research Computing hosts a research symposium, where faculty, staff, and student researchers convene to learn about research projects utilizing the center's resources, meet potential collaborators, and learn about new technologies and trends in research computing. This event is user-driven and features presentations by researchers using CIRC systems. CIRC Symposia are open to all members of the university community and a complimentary lunch is provided.

TBD
Wednesday, February 25th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

Clinical Trials of Devices and FDA Approvals

Presented by Arthur Moss, MD

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Thursday, March 12th
12:00-1:30 pm SCORE Event: Privacy Update
Presented by Diane Healy, Privacy Officer for Research
TBD

3:00-4:30 pm

Webinar

ResearcherMatch.org Monthly Researcher Training

A free webinar on how to use ResearchMarch.org, a University-supported recruitment tool, is now available for researchers (investigators and coordinators). The webinar is held on the 2nd Thursday of every month from 3-4:30pm ET. Researchers can attend once and repeat the training as needed.  When registering, indicate ET time zone.  To register click here.

Online
Friday, March 20th

12:00-1:00 pm

Pediatric Biomedical and Translational Research Seminar Series

TBD

Presented by TBD

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)

12:00-1:00 pm

 

Monthly CIRC Symposia

Every third Friday of the month, the Center for Integrated Research Computing hosts a research symposium, where faculty, staff, and student researchers convene to learn about research projects utilizing the center's resources, meet potential collaborators, and learn about new technologies and trends in research computing. This event is user-driven and features presentations by researchers using CIRC systems. CIRC Symposia are open to all members of the university community and a complimentary lunch is provided.

TBD
Wednesday, March 25th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

DSMB: Qualification, Confidentiality and Indemnification

Presented by Karl Kieburtz, M.D., MPH. Karen Rabinowitz, JD

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Thursday, April 16th
April 16th- April 18th

Translational Science 2015

Registration Ends on 04/03/2015

Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street NW, Washington, DC
Friday, April 17th

12:00-1:00 pm

Pediatric Biomedical and Translational Research Seminar Series

TBD

Presented by Steven Brody, MD, Washington University

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)

12:00-1:00 pm

 

Monthly CIRC Symposia

Every third Friday of the month, the Center for Integrated Research Computing hosts a research symposium, where faculty, staff, and student researchers convene to learn about research projects utilizing the center's resources, meet potential collaborators, and learn about new technologies and trends in research computing. This event is user-driven and features presentations by researchers using CIRC systems. CIRC Symposia are open to all members of the university community and a complimentary lunch is provided.

TBD
Wednesday, April 29th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

Copyrights and Commercialization: Patient Outcome Measure Development

Presented by Chad Heatwole, MD, and Scott Catlin JD, Associate Vice President of Innovative Technology.

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Friday, May 8th

12:00-1:00 pm

Pediatric Biomedical and Translational Research Seminar Series

TBD

Presented by Audrey Odom, MD, PhD, Washington University

Upper Auditorium (3-7619)
Wednesday, May 27th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

Retracted Papers --- Why They Continue to be Heavily Cited and What To Do About It. There Ought to be a Law…”

Presented by Jennifer Griggs, MD, Steven Engel, PhD

Helen Wood Hall Auditorium (1w-304)
Friday, June 12th

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)
Wednesday, June 17th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

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, September 30th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

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)
Wednesday, October 21st

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

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)
Wednesday, November 18th

12:00-1:00 pm

CTSI Skill-Building Workshop

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)