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IRB brown bag: Lost and stolen devices, May 22

What happens if your lap top is stolen? What if you leave your thumb drive somewhere? Join John Rasmussen, chief information security officer, for a presentation and Q&A on knowing where you data is and best practices on how to protect it. IRB brown bag: Lost and stolen devices Thursday, May 22, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. OHSU Hospital room 8B60 Questions? Contact Kimberly Lee.

RAIN meetings now mobile ready

More options are now available for catching RAIN—OHSU’s monthly Research Administration Information Network forum— where folks who take part in any aspect of research administration get the latest information on NIH updates, award administration, special initiatives, learning opportunities, and any other notable research administration activity. Now you can tune in from any workstation or mobile device to catch the latest updates and news in research administration. The RAIN live feed has changed from Adobe Flash to Educational … Read More

OHSU Research Week oral and poster presentation award winners

Below is a list of students who were recognized for exceptional oral or poster presentations at the OHSU Research Week reception on Thursday, May 8, 2014. Student presenters were evaluated on hypothesis, research approach, impact, layout/use of media, and presentation skills. The top 15 percent of presenters were selected for an award. Oral presentation winners receive a $150 cash prize and poster presentation winners receive a $75 cash prize. Special thanks to all of our volunteer judges … Read More

Quantitative biology symposium: Working at the interface of biology and physics, May 20

The Galbraith Lab invites OHSU researchers to a one-day quantitative biology symposium on working at the interface of biology and physics. Highlights include scientific talks, lunch with the speakers, and an afternoon data slam for postdocs and students. Speakers include: Dyche Mullins (HHMI, UCSF); Jim Bear (HHMI, UNC); Dan Fletcher (Berkeley); Kludoud Jaqaman (UTSW); Joe Gray (OHSU); D.A. Ta (OHSU); and Peter Barr-Gillespie (OHSU). Registration is required, but the event is free to attend. Funding for … Read More

HIP Buffet: Study recruitment panel discussion, May 27

HIP Buffet: Study recruitment panel discussion Tuesday, May 27, 2014 12 to 1 p.m. in MacHall 2201 Come learn tips from an experienced panel about recruiting participants for your research studies. Topics will include: Best practices in recruiting Tools for identifying study participants Regulatory matters in participant recruitment Resource allocation Community recruitment Panelists: Carrie Farrar, study coordinator unit manager, Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute; Robert Schuff, program director, Clinical Research Informatics, OCTRI; LeAnn Michaels, network … Read More

What did you think of OHSU Research Week?

Let us know what you thought of Research Week 2014 by completing this 5-minute survey. Your feedback will influence the planning of future events, so we appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts.

Former Oregonian reporter and current OHSU med student to lead seminar on working with the media, May 30

The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute Education and Career Development Program invites you to a seminar to hear from former science and medicine beat reporter for the Oregonian (and graduating MS4), Andy Dworkin, who will give his perspectives on how clinicians and scientists can best work the media to ensure accurate reporting on scientific and medical advances. A representative from OHSU media relations will be present to answer OHSU-specific questions and let you know about available resources. … Read More

Agenda updated for in vivo molecular imaging symposium and discussion, May 16

OHSU researchers are invited to a symposium on molecular imaging that will provide the latest research, possible projects for OHSU scientists, and a major opportunity to weigh in and discuss potential investment in these techniques at OHSU. In Vivo Molecular Imaging symposium and discussion: A proposal for the OHSU Research Community Friday, May 16, 1:15 to 4:30 p.m. in Vollum M1441 Agenda 1:15-1:45 p.m. Refreshments, Welcome, and Description of the Proposed OHSU Facilities – Jonathan Lindner, … Read More

Research Week Thursday: Dr. Chittaranjan Yajnik; Paper of the Year talks; and awards reception

Thursday’s Research Week lineup includes a keynote lecture by Chittaranjan Yajnik, M.D., F.R.C.P., a world-renowned expert on developmental origins of health and disease; talks by the School of Medicine Paper of the Year Award winners; and the Research Week awards ceremony. Don’t forget: if you filled out a Research Week passport, you must be present at the awards ceremony on Thursday afternoon to win. Thursday Schedule All events take place in the Old Library Building … Read More

Research Week Wednesday: Three Minute Thesis; Jim Austin; and more

Wednesday at noon, Jim Austin, Ph.D., editor of Science Careers, will lead a thought-provoking conversation about the process of becoming a researcher. Then at 4 p.m., watch graduate students attempt to distill their dissertation into a three-minute talk during OHSU’s 2nd Annual Three Minute Thesis Competition. Finalists will compete in the statewide competition on Saturday, May 17 at Portland State University. Wednesday schedule All events take place in the Old Library Building unless otherwise noted. Follow the … Read More

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