Posts Tagged ‘events’

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

Register to participate as a judge in this year’s Research Week event!

Research Week is fast approaching and we need your help! We are looking for 56 faculty, postdocs, and research staff to serve as judges for students who are presenting talks and posters during Research Week, May 4-8. For each session for which you sign up to judge, you’ll be asked to evaluate a maximum of four student presentations (either oral or poster). The sign-up page can be found here and has a full listing of … Read More

Students and Postdocs: Send in your ugliest data by Apr. 24!

Next Friday is the last day to submit your ugly data for a chance to win an 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 your data, and let’s have a laugh at our own mistakes. To … Read More

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

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