Events

Save the date: 2015 TTBD awards, Oct. 19

The Technology Transfer & Business Development (TTBD) awards ceremony is an annual celebration that recognizes OHSU community members for their efforts in licensing, sponsored research, patenting, and entrepreneurship. Mark your calendars for the 2015 TTBD awards ceremony. Save the date! Monday, Oct. 19 5 to 8 p.m. Collaborative Life Sciences Building This event will include: Awards and recognition for OHSU innovation and entrepreneurship Reception with complimentary refreshments Remarks from: Daniel Dorsa, senior vice president for research Jeanette Mladenovic, … Read More

Seminar: Model of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa, Aug. 3 & 4

If you’re interested in the epidemiological model of HIV/AIDS, this seminar will give you insight into innovations currently being developed. The seminar will discuss layering detail using individual-based modeling — a strategy to combine HIV biology, behavior, and care-seeking in a unified epidemiological model of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa. This event will be led by Anna Bershteyn, Ph.D., senior research manager and associate principal investigator at the Institute for Disease Modeling based in Bellevue, Wash. Monday, … Read More

Workshop on reproducible research, July 22

Reproducible research provides transparency that fosters credibility and allows others to replicate findings and build on them. Recent challenges with reliability of published findings led the NIH to issue new requirements designed to enhance reproducability and various scientific journals, including Nature, have introduced new editorial methods to address the problem. But what specific measures should researchers take to meet these new standards? Advanced software products can be used to help investigators adopt reproducibility into their research. One … Read More

TTBD Lunch & Learn: Industry-Sponsored Research, Jul. 21

If you’re interested in working with industry, this workshop can give you important insights into what you need to know for success. Panelists will discuss the life cycle of a successful industry-sponsored research agreement. Evan Lind, Ph.D., will discuss industry-sponsored research obligations from the investigator’s perspective, including how to build a successful collaboration, develop a budget, and troubleshoot. Other panelists will discuss topics such as the typical agreement negotiation process, how business development associates can help … Read More

2015 EURAXESS scientific communication competition now accepting submissions

The EURAXESS Science Slam North America is back! Five researchers will compete for the title of North America’s best science communicator in Chicago, Oct. 17-21. The champion will join the winners of other Science Slams held around the world for a unique networking trip to Europe in 2016. What is a science slam? It’s a scientific talk where researchers present their work in 10 minutes or less to a non-expert audience. The presentations are judged by … Read More

Registration open for the NIH Regional Seminar Oct. 14-16

An NIH Regional Seminar on Program Funding and Grants Administration for 2015 will be held at the Bayfront Hilton in San Diego, CA, October 14-16. Registration is now open for this two day seminar designed for the NIH extramural community that will cover such topics as compliance, peer review, grant writing for success, pre- and post-award issues, human subject research, and electronic application preparation & submission. The event includes a session track designed for administrators as well as a … Read More

Research administration: Introduction to subawards, July 14

Does your department subcontract with third parties for research projects or programs? Are you curious to learn about subawards and subrecipients? Consider joining Office of Proposal and Award Management’s in-house experts as they provide a general overview on OHSU’s recently updated processes in handling outgoing subaward agreements. Overview of the subaward process Tuesday, July 14 12 to 1 p.m. Mackenzie Hall, room 2201 Thursday, July 30 12 to 1 p.m. West Campus, VGTI seminar room … Read More

eIRB Upgrade demo, July 20; live streaming available!

eIRB Upgrade demo Presented by Kelly Kidner, IRB analyst Monday, July 20 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium Are you involved with human subjects research? Come to the eIRB Upgrade demo! During this brown bag we will be giving an overall demonstration of the new eIRB system. You can see a presentation of the new initial submissions process, the modifications and CRQs and the new Reportable New Information (RNI) system. This brown bag … Read More

Reminder: register for the NRSA Application Workshop, June 30

If you’re planning to apply for a pre- or post-doctoral NRSA fellowship from the NIH in the near future, we encourage you to attend this workshop to learn about essential, non-research elements of your fellowship application. Topics covered include elements needed for an InfoEd proposal, how to develop a budget, how to manage reference letters, biosketches and PMCID numbers,and elements of a great training plan. This workshop is led by Johanna Colgrove, M.D., Ph.D., program coordinator; Jerry … Read More

IRB Brown Bag Special Series: eIRB Upgrade demo, June 25

eIRB Upgrade demo Presented by David Holmgren, IRB Manager Thursday, June 25 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium Are you involved with human subjects research? Come to the eIRB Upgrade demo! During this brown bag we will be giving an overall demonstration of the new eIRB system. You can see a presentation of the new initial submissions process, the modifications and CRQs and the new Reportable New Information (RNI) system. This … Read More

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