Posts Tagged ‘event’

Nov. 12 Information Session: OHSU Graduate Degrees in Biostatistics

The Department of Public Health & Preventive Medicine invites you to attend an information session about our master’s degree and graduate certificate in biostatistics. The session consists of a brief introduction and presentation as well as an opportunity to ask questions. Light refreshments will be provided. OHSU Degrees in Biostatistics Information Session Tuesday, November 12, 2013 12:30 to 1:30pm Hatfield Research Center, room HRC14D03 The MS and MBST in biostatistics programs will provide graduate level … Read More

Career seminar with freelance science journalist Virginia Gewin, Nov. 21

Virginia Gewin is a Portland-based freelance science journalist with ten years of experience in the business. She writes for Nature, PLoS Biology, Discover Magazine, as well as local publications like Portland Monthly and the Oregonian.  She also writes features about scientific careers for and is a contributor to “The Science Writer’s Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Pitch, Publish and Prosper in the Digital Age.” She completed a AAAS Mass Media fellowship in 2001 and a journalism … Read More

5th Annual Robert G. Gootee Lecture featuring author Kevin Carroll, Nov. 15

On Friday, November 15, OHSU and the OHSU Foundation will be co-hosting the 5th Annual Robert G. Gootee/Moda Health Endowed Lecture on Leadership and Professionalism. This event is very exciting because Kevin Carroll—well-known author, speaker and agent for social change—will be helping us understand how to enliven and enrich our work lives, enhance innovation, and improve team dynamics and interpersonal communication. Kevin has dedicated his life to advancing sports and play as a vehicle for social change … Read More

Brown bag seminar: How to Pitch to Industry, Oct. 22

When pitching to the Pharma and Biotech industry, developing an effective strategy to create new, long-lasting partnerships can be difficult. The office of Technology Transfer & Business Development (TTBD) offers insight to align your expertise, resources and partnering philosophies to connect with a wide variety of companies in the industry. Join us for a brown bag presentation and Q&A on “How to Pitch to Industry” led by Abhijit Banerjee, director of Business Development and Joseph … Read More

New International Employee Orientation, Nov. 4

International employees are invited to an upcoming New International Employee Orientation, hosted by OHSU’s Office of International Affairs. This full-day orientation will include activities to help you get settled in Portland and to help you navigate OHSU. New International Employee Orientation Monday, November 4, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Center for Health and Healing (CHH) room 3070 (also known as Conference Center room 4) Register online using TrainingForce or contact Iaen Nylund … Read More

Data Management Open House, Oct. 9

Do you want your data to be available when you and others need it in the future? Do you want to publish and receive credit for your findings? You need a plan. The OHSU Library can help you make the right decisions for managing, publishing, and archiving your data. Join us on for a data management open house. Food and drink will be provided, and attendees that register for follow-up consultation sessions will receive a … Read More

Public lecture: Kent Thornburg, Ph.D., to discuss origins of disease, Oct. 17

The 2013-2014 Marquam Hill Lecture Series kicks-off this October with OHSU’s own Kent Thornburg, Ph.D., presenting, “Where Does Disease Come From? Revealing the Secrets of Epigenetics.” The lecture will be held in the OHSU Auditorium and will begin at 7 p.m. on October 17, 2013. About the lecture When you think about malnutrition, you might picture impoverished children experiencing famine. But a pregnant woman in Oregon who does not have access to wholesome foods such … Read More

2013 Matarazzo Lecture: Russell D. Fernald, Ph.D., Oct. 29

The Department of Behavioral Neuroscience invites you to its 2013 Matarazzo Lecture Series and reception featuring special guest speaker, Russell D. Fernald, Ph.D., professor of biology at Stanford University. This year’s lecture is titled “How does social behavior change the brain” and will be held at the Vey Conference Center on the 11th floor of the Doernbecher Children’s Hospital on Tuesday, October 29 at 2 p.m. The lecture will be directly followed by a 3 … Read More

Nobel Laureate David Baltimore to speak at OHSU this Friday, Sept. 20

The Research in Progress Seminar Series (RIPSS) invites you to attend this special talk featuring Nobel Laureate David Baltimore, Ph.D., Millikan Professor of Biology, California Institute of Technology. Dr. Baltimore will discuss strategies in “Preventing the Spread of HIV by Programing Muscle Cells to Make Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies.” The seminar will take place at 9 a.m. on Friday, September 20 in the OHSU Old Library Auditorium. About Dr. Baltimore David Baltimore is an American biologist, … Read More

Making research data discoverable and usable, Sept. 25

Researchers who are interested in learning how to make an impact with their data are invited to a guest lecture by Anita de Waard, Ph.D., vice president of Research Data Collections at Elsevier. The talk, “It’s the metadata, stupid!: Making research data discoverable and usable,” will take place Wednesday, September 25, 2013, at 10 a.m. in University Hospital (UHS) room 8B60. About the speaker Anita de Waard has a degree in experimental low-temperature physics from … Read More

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