February 2015 Events

2-3
Seminar
BOR
8:30 a.m.
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BOR Meeting Room
Board of Regents Meeting
 

3
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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First Floor Classroom
EndNote Basics
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

3
General
GSN
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room F
GSN ANC Anniversary Celebration
Celebration recognizing 114 years of Army Nurse Corps accomplishments

3
Seminar
MIC
1:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Staphylococcus aureus fine tunes aerobic respiration in order to colonize and persist within the host
Neal Hammer, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

4
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Anger, Hostility, and Re-Hospitalizations in Patients with Heart Failure
Felicia Keith, graduate student, Medical & Clinical Psychology, USU

5
Student Seminars
MCB
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
"Posttranscriptional Regulation of Inflammatory Genes in Cystic Fibrosis" by Motohiro Tsuchiya
‚Äč"Proteins with Intrinsically Disordered Domains are Preferentially Recruited to Polyglutamine Aggregates" by Margaret Wear
Motohiro Tsuchiya, Margaret Wear

6
Seminar
AFRRI
10:30 a.m.
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AFRRI Conference Room
Radiation countermeasures in nonhuman primates: supportive and non-supportive care models
V. Srinivasan, Ph.D., Research Biologist, Radiation Countermeasures Program, AFRRI

6
Seminar
MCB
1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Insights into the Enhanced in vivo Fitness of Neisseria gonorrhoeae Driven by a Fluoroquinolone Resistance-Conferring Mutant DNA Gyrase
Jonathan D'Ambrozio, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Molecular & Cell Biology Graduate Program, USU

9
Seminar
MIC
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Bombs in the Bladder: Understanding Epithelial Immunity Through Models of Urogenital Schistosomiasis
Michael Hsieh, MD, Ph.D., Stirewalt Endowed Director, Biomedical Research Institute, PI, Schistosomiasis Resource Center and The Bladder Immunology Group (BIG), Member, National School of Tropical Medicine, Associate Professor (pending) of Urology (Primary), Pediatrics (secondary), and Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine (secondary) at the George Washington University Director, Clinic for Adolescent and Adult Pediatric-Onset Urology (CAPITUL), Childrenís National Medical Center

9
Seminar
PAT
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Room A2054
Novel MicroRNA Biomarkers for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Manish Bhomia, PhD, Post Doctoral Fellow, Department of Pathology, USU

11
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM)
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

11
Seminar
PHA
11:30 a.m.
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Room A2052
The Function and Mechanisms of Autophagy in Brain and Spinal Cord Trauma
Marta M. Lipinski, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine

11
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Methcillin-Resisitant Staphylococcus Aureus Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in Military Trainees
LTC Micheal Ellis, Deputy Director, Infectious Diseases Division, USU

11
Seminar
NES
1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room E
A Rat Model of Nerve Agent-Induced Seizures Relevant to the Pediatric Population: Mechanisms and Treatment
Steven Miller, Ph.D. Degree Candidate, Neuroscience Graduate Program, USU

11
Seminar
MPS
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Clinical Practice Recommendations for Patients at Risk for Suicide
Jessica MacIntyre, Graduate Student, Laboratory of Cognitive Interventions, Department of Medical & Clinical Psychology, USU

12
Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Vitamin D: Consensus and Controversies
Elizabeth A. Streeten, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition and Genetics, University of Maryland School of Medicine

12
Course
LRC
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
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First Floor Classroom
Formatting Your USU Dissertation or Thesis
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

12
Seminar
NES
3:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Experimental Drugs to Understand & Mitigate Age Associated Neurodegenerative Disorders
Nigel H. Greig, Ph.D., Chief, Drug Design & Development Section, Translational Gerontology Branch, Intramural Research Program, National Institute on Aging, NIH

13
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Skin and Soft-tissue Infections in Military Trainees
LTC Michael W. Ellis, M.D., Deputy Director, Infectious Diseases Division, USU

17
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
Essential Search Skills
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

17
Seminar
MIC
1:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Characterization of chitin-induced natural transformation and its use in dissecting the biology of Vibrio cholerae
Ankur Dalia, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Fellow, Tufts University School of Medicine

18
Course
LRC
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
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First Floor Classroom
Formatting Your USU Dissertation or Thesis
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

18
Seminar
MIC
1:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
It takes a village: Understanding poxvirus clearance in vivo
Heather Hickman, Ph.D., Staff Scientist, Laboratory of Viral Diseases, NIH

19
Seminar
SUR
12:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room C
Recent Advances In Cancer Immunotherapy and the Role for Peptide Vaccines
Sathibalan Ponniah, Ph.D., Director, Cancer Vaccine Development Laboratory, The Norman M. Rich Department of Surgery

20
Seminar
MED
9:00 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Properties of the IK1 Ionic Current in Normal and Failing Hearts
Michael Klein, Ph.D., Research Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Cardiology Division, USU

20
Seminar
AFRRI
10:30 a.m.
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AFRRI Conference Room
Efficacy and mechanisms of vitamin E isomers: gamma- and delta- tocotrienols
Sanchita Ghosh, Ph.D., Research Biologist, Radiation Countermeasures Program, AFRRI

24
Seminar
BIO
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Structure of the HIV-1 RNA Packaging Signal and Mechanism of Genome Selection during Virus Assembly

24
Course
LRC
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
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First Floor Classroom
EndNote Online & Syncing
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

25
Course
LRC
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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D2013
PubMed
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

25
Seminar
PHA
11:30 a.m.
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Lecture Room E
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Skin and Soft-tissue Infections in Military Trainees
J. Robert Hogg, Ph.D, Earl Stadtman Investigator, Laboratory of Ribonucleoprotein Biochemistry, NHLBI, NIH

25
Seminar
PMB
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
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Lecture Room B
Dengue
COL Arthur Lyons, Deputy Assistant Surgeon, Force Protection, Office of the Army Surgeon General

25
Seminar
HRPP
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
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Lecture Room D
Human Research Protections Program Quarterly Town Hall
Opportunity for researchers to meet with the Research Regulatory Oversight Office (R2O2) team to discuss HRPP issues and ask questions pertaining to human research projects

26
Seminar
PED
7:45 a.m.
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Lecture Room C
Ebola 2014: FEBA(Forward Edge of Battle Area) Leadership
Charles Callahan, DO, FAAP, COL(ret), MC, USA, Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, USU

26
General
USU
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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Sanford Auditorium
President's Town Hall Meeting
Dr. Charles Rice, President, USU

26
Course
LRC
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
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First Floor Classroom
EndNote Basics
You may sign up for this class by visiting http://www.lrc.usuhs.edu/content/training_reg.php

27
Seminar
AFRRI
10:30 a.m.
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AFRRI Conference Room
Translational Biodosimetry Research Activities
William Blakely, Ph.D., Research Biologist, Biodosimetry Program, AFRRI