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Register for OHSU’s Three-Minute Thesis competition by Apr. 27

Think you can describe your research to Tram travelers in the time it takes to reach the South Waterfront? Back by popular demand, OHSU Research Week 2015 is excited to host its third annual Three Minute Thesis Competition for graduate students on Wednesday, May 6, at 4 p.m. The 3MT® is an academic competition developed by the University of Queensland, Australia. The exercise develops academic, presentation, and research communication skills as students explain their research … Read More

IRB Brown Bag Special Series: eIRB Upgrade RNIs

eIRB Upgrade: Reportable New Information (RNIs) Presented by IRB analysts Melinda Allie and Wendy Rosling Thursday, Apr. 23 12 to 1 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 will introduce you to … Read More

Community Conversations: Are vaccines everybody’s business?, Apr. 28

Join the Northwest Association for Biomedical Research for the next installment in the 2015 Community Conversations series: “Are vaccinations everybody’s business?” The event will begin with the viewing of the documentary Everybody’s Business by Laura Green, followed by a discussion of the balance between public health and personal choice in the context of childhood vaccination. The discussion will be facilitated by Judy Guzman, D.O., OHSU. Tuesday, Apr. 28, 2015 5:45 to 7:45 p.m. The Lucky … Read More

IRB Brown Bag Special Series: eIRB upgrade Mods & CRQs

eIRB Upgrade: Mods & CRQs Presented by IRB analysts Triana Nagel and Trish Lindstrom. Monday, Apr. 6, 2015 12 to 1 p.m. OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium   This brown bag will provide an overview and demonstration of the modification and continuing review submission process in the new eIRB system. You will see the new modification and continuing review questionnaires and learn how the new system improves upon the current process.

Research Week: New Faculty Lightning Rounds, May 5

What new research is under way at OHSU? Who are the movers and shakers among new faculty? Find out during Research Week 2015, at the debut of New Faculty Lightning Rounds. This event allows faculty who have been at OHSU since January 2013 to showcase their project or program in a five-minute, one-slide presentation to an audience of scientists and others in the OHSU community. New Faculty Lightning Rounds Tuesday, May 5, 2015 3:30 to … Read More

New to Research Week in 2015: NIH mock study section

This year,  OHSU Research Week will feature an NIH mock study section.* Led by Charles Rafferty, Ph.D., former chief of the Scientific Review Branch at NIAMS, and a number of OHSU faculty, the session will cover an R01 and a K award. Thursday, May 7, 2015 12 to 1:30 p.m. OHSU Old Library OHSU Research Week 2015 is May 4-8 in the Old Library. * In grantee parlance, the Study Section (also called a Scientific … Read More

New York Times columnist, Nicholas Kristof, to speak at OHSU on Apr. 20

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Nicholas Kristof, will speak at the Fifth Annual Kathryn Robertson Memorial Lecture on Apr. 20. The title of Mr. Kristof’s talk is “Pathways to Becoming a Global Citizen,” with insights drawn from his most recent book (co-written with his wife Sheryl WuDunn), A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity (2014). Mr. Kristof and his wife are also co-authors of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (2009). He is … Read More

IRB Brown Bag Special Series: eIRB upgrade Initial Submissions

eIRB Upgrade: Initial Submissions Presented by IRB analysts Kaija Maggard and Mark McNamara Wednesday, Mar. 18, 2015 10 to 11:30 a.m. OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium This brown bag will provide an overview and demonstration of the new eIRB Upgrade Initial Submissions Process. You will learn how the new system improves upon the current submission process and you will see where we have incorporated many suggestions provided from the user testers who helped us design … Read More

Oregon Society for Neuroscience annual meeting, register by Mar. 20

The Oregon chapter of the Society for Neuroscience invites OHSU researchers, clinicians, and faculty to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations for its 2015 annual meeting Friday and Saturday, Mar. 27 and 28, at McMenamins Edgefield. Visit this site for a list of speakers, submission instructions, and to register. The deadline to register and submit abstracts is Friday, Mar. 20!  Register here today. Abstracts may be submitted to Dr. Larry Sherman as late as … Read More

TTBD Lunch & Learn: Patentable subject matter, Apr. 2

Recent Supreme Court cases have reshaped the landscape of what is and is not patentable subject matter in the United States – particularly in the fields of natural products, diagnostic testing, and software. C. Rachal Winger, of the law firm Lee & Hayes in Seattle, will discuss some of the recent changes. Winger and Jeff Jackson, senior patent associate at OHSU, will then have an informal discussion and answer audience questions about these changes and … Read More

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