Posts Tagged ‘events’

School of Dentistry Dean’s Seminar, David T. Wong, UCLA, Nov. 30

The OHSU School of Dentistry welcomes David T. Wong, D.M.D., D.M.Sc., professor and associate dean of research, UCLA School of Dentistry, and director, Oral/Head and Neck Oncology Research Center, as he presents “Saliva-based EFIRM liquid biopsy,” as part of the School of Dentistry Dean’s Seminar Series. Monday, Nov. 30, 2015 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. Collaborative Life Sciences Building, 3Aoo3A/B Add to your calendar. For more information about the speaker series, call 503 494-8874 or visit … Read More

Breast Cancer Issues Conference: Call for abstracts

The Susan G. Komen Foundation’s local affiliate will be hosting a small poster session at their next Breast Cancer Issues Conference. They are inviting OHSU researchers to submit abstracts for consideration by Nov. 20, 2015. The conference will be held on March 5, 2016 at the DoubleTree Hotel in NE Portland. This conference aims to provide education, support and empowerment for breast cancer survivors, co-survivors, and health professionals. The annual event covers topics such as risk … Read More

OCTRI Design Studio: Get feedback on your project from senior faculty

Are you submitting a career development K award? Or your first R01? A similar major grant? The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute has an opportunity for basic and clinical scientists to present their research and get constructive feedback from OHSU scientists to improve their chances of success. The OCTRI Design Studio has helped many OHSU researchers improve their aims and identify important areas of improvement before submitting awards. The Design Studio has openings at … Read More

Workshop on reproducible research, July 22

Reproducible research provides transparency that fosters credibility and allows others to replicate findings and build on them. Recent challenges with reliability of published findings led the NIH to issue new requirements designed to enhance reproducability and various scientific journals, including Nature, have introduced new editorial methods to address the problem. But what specific measures should researchers take to meet these new standards? Advanced software products can be used to help investigators adopt reproducibility into their research. One … Read More

Reminder: register for the NRSA Application Workshop, June 30

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

Research Week: New Faculty Lightning Rounds today!

What new research is under way at OHSU? What will be the next big thing to come out of an OHSU lab? We asked all faculty members hired since January 2013 to join us at Research Week to share their exciting new work with the rest of the research community. New to Research Week in 2015, this event allows faculty members new to the university to showcase their project or program in a five-minute, one-slide presentation. … Read More

Keep up with Research Week on your mobile device

Research Week is going mobile for 2015! Don’t miss any of the events you want to attend this year with the new Research Week Guidebook app. The app allows you to view the conference agenda, read abstracts, search for presenters, and add events to your personal calendar. All you have to do is download Guidebook from the App Store or Google Play on your phone or other device and search for Research Week 2015. No purchase or … Read More

Research Week: Mock Study Section offers a front row seat, May 7

You are invited to watch seasoned reviewers discuss NIH proposals as if you were there! The Mock NIH Study Section, led by Charles Rafferty, Ph.D., will review NIH K career development and R01 applications with a panel of OHSU faculty acting as reviewers. This event will demonstrate how grants are evaluated and discussed through the NIH peer review process – and provide insight into improving your own grantsmanship. In addition, we need your participation! The … Read More

Joseph D. Matarazzo lecture series continues May 11

Please join the Department of Behavioral Neuroscience for the 2015 Matarazzo Lecture and reception featuring guest speaker, Marina E. Wolf, Ph.D., professor and chair with the Department of Neuroscience at the Chicago Medical School, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. This year’s lecture is titled Synaptic mechanisms maintaining persistent cocaine craving. Monday, May 11, 2015 1 to 2 p.m. – lecture 2 to 3 p.m. – reception OHSU Auditorium An RSVP is appreciated Wolf’s … Read More

INVENT talk: From inventor to innovator in 5 (painful) steps, Apr. 22

Join INVENT at OHSU’s South Waterfront Campus for a presentation from Kenton Gregory, M.D., director of the OHSU Center for Regenerative Medicine. An internationally accomplished physician-bioengineer, Gregory will discuss how to “transform an inventor into an innovator in five (painful) steps.” Gregory holds more than 20 domestic and international patents, has served as Principal Investigator on five FDA-sponsored clinical trials, and has received more than $50 million in grants. Among his many accomplishments, Gregory has launched … Read More

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