Posts Tagged ‘visiting speaker’

OHSU hosts John M. Brookhart lecturer Cori Bargmann, Ph.D., May 16

The Department of Physiology and Pharmacology invites you to attend the 23nd Annual John M. Brookhart Lecture. This year, we’re pleased to be hosting Cori Bargmann, Ph.D., Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Torsten N. Wiesel Professor; Head, Lulu and Anthony Wang Laboratory of Neural Circuits and Behavior, Rockefeller University. Dr. Bargmann will be discussing the “Neuromodulation and regulation of long-term behavioral states.” The lecture will begin at 4:00 p.m. in the Medical Student Lecture Hall, Richard Jones … Read More

Journal editor leads seminar on getting your research published, Feb. 22

The Department of Biomedical Engineering and Center for Spatial Systems Biomedicine (OCSSB) Seminar Series hosts Judy Quong, Ph.D., executive editor of Cancer Discovery, this Thursday, February 21 at 10:30 a.m. in the Vollum Institute auditorium, M1441. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about publishing strategy with Dr. Quong and OHSU’s Tania Vu, Ph.D., associate professor, Biomedical Engineering, and Xiaolin Nan, Ph.D., assistant professor, OCSSB. This event will also be videoconferenced to the Center for Health & Healing’s 13th floor, room … Read More

Urban League CEO Michael Alexander: “We Live the History We Make,” Feb. 26

The OHSU African American Employee Resource Group is hosting a talk by Urban League of Portland CEO Michael Alexander, to commemorate Black History Month. Mr. Alexander’s talk, “We Live the History We Make,” will be presented from 11:45 am to 1 pm on Tuesday, Feb. 26 at the Vey Auditorium. He will discuss the history and contributions of African Americans in the workforce, and present ideas on effective retention and recruitment. A light lunch featuring … Read More

Update: Gov. Kitzhaber’s lecture is postponed

Note: Due to last-minute schedule changes, Governor John Kitzhaber has been forced to cancel his Wednesday, Feb. 13 lecture at OHSU. Governor Kitzhaber sends his regrets to the OHSU community. We will look forward to welcoming Governor Kitzhaber to our campus at another time. More information about all the speakers for the 125th anniversary lecture series can be found in the link in the original post, below. Original post: Next week, you’re invited to a … Read More

30th Riker Memorial Lecture: Karl Deisseroth, M.D., Ph.D., Feb. 8

OHSU’s Department of Physiology and Pharmacology is proud to bring you the 30th William K. and Carmella L. Riker Memorial Lecture. This year’s featured speaker is Karl Deisseroth, M.D., Ph.D., member of the National Academy of Sciences Howard Hughes Medical Institute Department of Bioengineering and D. H. Chen Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University. Dr. Deisseroth, who is know for creating, developing, and disseminating the technology of optogenetics, will discuss the “optical deconstruction of … Read More

Juan Enriquez joins OHSU experts to discuss the “life code” revolution, Nov. 14

TED speaker and futurist Juan Enriquez, MBA, will join OHSU’s Brian Druker, Joe Gray, Mary Stenzel-Poore and Robert Hitzemann for a discussion on the “life code” revolution: reshaping the global economy. Speakers will speculate on the role of academic medicine and research in the 21st century as we adapt to the ever-changing political, economic, and cultural climates. When: November 14, 2012 – Noon Where: OHSU Auditorium For more information, visit the School of Medicine Research Voice. … Read More

OHSU Gene Therapy Working Group Symposium, Nov. 28

The OHSU Gene Therapy Working Group and the Rare Disorders Research Consortium invite you to attend an afternoon event to showcase OHSU’s Gene Therapy research excellence. “The Resurgent Promise of Gene Therapy” Wednesday, November 28, 2012 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. The Joseph Vey Conference Center Featuring “Genetic Manipulation of Stem Cells” by keynote speaker David W. Russell, M.D., Ph.D., professor in the Division of Hematology and investigator and Markey Molecular Medicine Center at University … Read More

Reminder: Kathryn Robertson Memorial Lecture in Global Health, Oct. 19

The Office of the Provost and Global Health Center will be presenting the 2nd Annual Kathryn Robertson Memorial Lecture in Global Health titled, “TIA” – This is AIDS: Turning a Medical Crisis into an Opportunity for Progress. The guest speaker for this year’s lectureship is Robert T. Schooley, M.D. The lecture will start at 12 p.m. on Friday, October 19, 2012 in the OHSU Auditorium with a reception to follow at 1 p.m. Dr. Schooley … Read More

Women in Science series: From bench to business, Oct. 12

From Bench to Business: Navigating the Labyrinth Friday, October 12, 12 to 1 pm in Mac Hall 2201 All graduate students and postdocs are invited for a brown bag lunch session with Dr. Jennifer Hooper McCarty, Marketing and Promotions Specialist at CH2M HILL/IDC Architects. You can look forward to an interesting, informal discussion and Q&A about Dr. McCarty’s unique career path.  Please bring your own lunch. Organized by Women in Science OHSU. Contact Kateri Spinelli with … Read More

Cell & Developmental Biology to host Craig T. Jordan, Ph.D., Sept. 25

The Knight Cancer Institute Seminar Series continues with a presentation on the “Characterization and Targeting of Leukemia Stem Cells” by Craig T. Jordan, PhD. Dr. Jordan is a Phillip and Marilyn Wehreim Professor of Medicine from the Division of Hematology/Oncology at the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center and Professor of Biomedical Genetics and the University of Rochester School of Medicine. The presentation will take place in the OHSU Hospital’s 8th floor conference room, 8B60, at 4 … Read More

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