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Please join us for today’s Funding Focus!

This is a reminder to join us for April’s Funding Focus seminar to learn New Ways of Finding Funding at OHSU. The seminar will be held from 12 to 1 p.m. on Thursday, Apr. 16, in Mackenzie Hall 2201. We’ll be discussing OHSU’s new tool for customizing individual funding searches: GrantScoop. This tool is available to all OHSU faculty and staff and we’ll provide more information on how to sign up and get started.We’ll also … Read More

The art of science: Submit your prettiest data to Research Week

Last week, we asked for your ugliest…. This week, we want to see the most beautiful data to come out of a lab at OHSU. Throughout Research Week, your most aesthetically pleasing works of science will be featured on display in the old library for all to appreciate. At the end of the week, there will be a drawing from the pool of participants for tickets to the Portland Art Museum or the Portland International … Read More

RSVP now for the Fulbright Scholar Program Faculty Workshop, Apr. 20

Catherine Matto, Assistant Director of the Fulbright Scholar Program at the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES), will offer a workshop on the Fulbright Program for Faculty and Professionals: Learn about teaching and research opportunities in more than 125 countries Get Advice on selecting countries for application & making contacts abroad Explore how your campus can host visiting foreign Fulbright scholars Get Tips on how to prepare the Fulbright application Monday, Apr. 20, 2015 … Read More

OCTRI Research Forum: Special populations in research, Apr. 28

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 April’s topic: Including special populations in your research Panel experts will discuss inclusiveness in recruiting participants for studies, including pediatric and geriatric populations, pregnant women, and persons with disabilities. Come learn about what you need to consider when recruiting from these and other special populations. Mary Samuels from the Clinical & … Read More

Volunteers needed for Research Week 2015!

Research Week 2015 is only a month away, and we need your help! Each year, volunteers play a critical role in in making Research Week a success. Anyone at OHSU can volunteer. It’s a great opportunity to meet people from other areas and gain an understanding of the scope and quality of the research conducted every day at OHSU. There are a number of ways volunteers can help. Please read more about these various opportunities below. … Read More

Students and postdocs: We want your ugliest data!

Do you have an unfortunate set of data? A photo of a lab fail? Perhaps a particularly ugly figure? Now’s your chance to turn that ugly data into a new iPad Mini! During Student Day at OHSU Research Week, attendees will vote for the ugliest data. You no doubt have some ugly data in your notebooks or on your computer, and every field is bound to specialize in its own unique style of ugly. So submit … Read More

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.

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