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Jungers Center plenary lecturer, Mortiz Helmstaedter, Ph.D., to speak during Research Week

Please join the Jungers Center for Neurosciences Research for a presentation by its plenary lecturer,  Moritz Helmstaedter, Ph.D,. as part of the 2015 Jungers Symposium and OHSU Research Week. Tuesday, May 5, 2015 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. OHSU Auditorium Lecture title: “Connectomics: The dense reconstruction of neuronal circuits” Moritz Helmstaedter is the director of the Department of Connectomics at the Max Planck Institute for Brain Research in Frankfurt, Germany. His research is focused on deciphering how the cerebral … Read More

IRB Brown Bag Special Series: eIRB upgrade RNI

eIRB Upgrade: Reportable New Information (RNI) Presented by Andrea Seykora, assistant research integrity officer Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015 2 to 3 p.m. OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium   The new eIRB system will handle reporting of Unanticipated Problems and Protocol Deviations through a single pathway called “Reportable New Information (RNI).” In addition, the OHSU IRB is revising its policy on what items will require investigators to submit a report. This brown bag session will introduce … Read More

Brain Fair 2015: Celebrate the adaptive power of the brain, Mar. 14

Learn about the amazing adaptive power of the brain at this cerebral celebration that includes interactive exhibits, real brains, crafts, demonstrations, prizes, a Brain Fair Passport and OHSU neuroscientists explaining their groundbreaking research. OHSU Brain Institute Brain Fair 2015 Saturday, Mar. 14, 2015 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oregon Museum of Science & Industry (OMSI) auditorium 1945 SE Water Ave. Museum admission is not required to attend.

OCTRI Research Forum: Survey design and tools part II, Mar. 12

Join the Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute, OCTRI, in a monthly research forum that addresses all things clinical and translational research. Don’t miss March’s topic: Survey design and tools part II Learn best practices in creating and using a survey for research and discover available tools offered through OCTRI and other resources. Presenters: Rob Schuff, Julie Mitchell and Bridget Adams. Thursday, Mar. 12, 2015 12 to 1 p.m. Vey Auditorium, Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, 11th … Read More

Register now for OHSU Rare Disease Day Symposium, Apr. 7

This symposium will showcase OHSU’s portfolio of rare disease research. The theme of this year’s event is “Advances and Challenges in Rare Disease Research.” OHSU Rare Disease Day Symposium Tuesday, April 7 4 to 8:30 p.m. Vey Conference Center (11th floor of Doernbecher Children’s Hospital) Register here The keynote speaker will be Sekar Kathiresian, M.D., a clinical cardiologist and human geneticist and director of Preventive Cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital.  Kathiresian is a member of … Read More

NRSA Application Workshop: Technical Components, Mar. 3

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 lead by Johanna Colgrove, M.D., Ph.D., program coordinator; Jerry … Read More

Hands-on training available for iLab users, Fridays at 11 a.m.

iLab Solutions software was rolled out over the past six months, bringing to OHSU a web-based tool to help manage scheduling and billing for core research resources. iLab Solutions replaced the Core Ordering and Reporting Enterprise System (CORES). While the rollout overall has been successful, iLab users have requested additional training to learn how to efficiently use the software. A series of GoTo Meeting training sessions have been scheduled for the coming weeks on Fridays … Read More

2015 Community Conversation series begins Feb. 24

Join the Northwest Association for Biomedical Research for its 2015 series launch of Community Conversations: What would you do? Personal and community ethics in disease outbreak. The conversation will take an engaging and intimate look at the science, duties and implications of a potential disease outbreak in our local community. Tuesday Feb. 24 5:45 to 7:30 p.m. The Lucky Labrador Pub (North Tap Room), 1700 N. Killingsworth St. $5 in advance or at the door* Register … Read More

New NIH Biosketch Format workshop being held today, Feb. 19

Research Funding and Development Services is resuming monthly Funding Focus workshops every third Thursday. Please join us for today’s Funding Focus workshop to discuss the new NIH Biosketch format requirements from 12 to p.m. in Mackenzie Hall 2201.

School of Dentistry Dean’s Seminar Series, Mar. 2

The OHSU School of Dentistry welcomes Andrew F. Russo, Ph.D., professor of molecular physiology and biophysics at the University of Iowa. Russo’s presentation will focus on two very common trigeminal-mediated pain states: temporomandibular disorder (TMD) and migraine. Monday, Mar. 2, 2015 12 p.m. welcome reception / 12:30 p.m. seminar Collaborative Life Sciences Building, CLSB 3A003A/B In a presentation titled “Trigeminal-Mediated Pain: Clues from mice,” Dr. Russo will share his lab’s recent findings on the role … Read More

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