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    Dissertation Defense
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    Meetings - Biosafety
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    Meetings - Conflict of Interest
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    Meetings - IACUC
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    Meetings - Institutional Review Board (IRB)
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    Meetings - Research Council
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    Seminars
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    Special Lectures
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    Workshops / Conferences
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    Multiple Categories
May 5th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
May 5th, 2015 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Research Support Information Network (RESIN)
Research Support Information Network (RESIN) is a monthly research update meeting (5 minute presentations and 5 minutes for Q&A) on a variety of topics affecting researchers. The agenda is on the research website, http://research.uams.edu/resin/agenda/

Location: Walton Auditorium, 10th floor auditorium, W.P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute.

For more information, or to present, contact Linda Williams, UAMS Research Liaison, (ldwilliams@uams.edu)
May 5th, 2015 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences Seminar
J.C. Douglas (Advisor: Cindy J.M. Kane, Ph.D.)

Title: "Behavioral Tests in Mouse Models of FASD"

Biomedical Research Building Two, Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
May 6th, 2015 (Wed)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  UCVC Seminar Series
UAMS Cardiovascular Center Seminar Series

Collaborative Research Opportunities with
Arkansas Heart Hospital

Gerardo Rodriguez,MD, PhD
Director of Clinical Research
Arkansas Heart Hospital

COPH, Room G226
May 7th, 2015 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Committee on Clinical Research
Vice Chancellor for Research's monthly meeting of clinical scientists and research support personnel. Chaired by Brooks Gentry, M.D.

Location: Hamlen Boardroom, Stephens Spine Institute, 12th floor.

For more information, contact Linda Williams, Research Liaison, 501-686-7418 or ldwilliams@uams.edu
May 7th, 2015 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Systems Pharmacology and Toxicology Annual Symposium
"Computational Genetics and Translational Discovery"

Gary Peltz, MD, PhD
Professor of Anethesiology
Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Stanford University

I.Dodd Wilson (IDW 226)
May 7th, 2015 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series
“One Health Impact of the Animal Microbiome”

Margie Lee, DVM, Ph.D.
Professor
Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center
College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Georgia

Biomedical Research Center II
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
May 7th, 2015 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Physiology and Biophysics Weekly Seminar Series
Heather Machado, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Tulane University Health Sciences Center
New Orleans, LA

Title: "Mammary Stem Cells in Development and Breast Cancer Progression"

Biomedical Building Two, Rayford Auditorium Room 106-2
May 12th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
May 14th, 2015 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  URC monthly meeting
UAMS Research Committee (2 designated representatives from each college) meets to discuss research support, policy, and other concerns.

Location: Jones Eye Institute, 2nd floor conference room, #J227

For more information, contact: Linda Williams, Research Liaison, 501-686-7418, ldwilliams@uams.edu
May 14th, 2015 (Thu)
1:00 PM
  Cellular Physiology and Molecular Biophysics Thesis Defense - Andrew Prince, M.S. Candidate
Andrew Prince, a master's candidate in the Department of Cellular Physiology and Molecular Biophysics, will defend his thesis entitled, "Structural Studies on the Compartmentalization of Golgi Proteins in Human Platelets"

Biomedical Research Building One
Conference Room 205/207
Advisor: Brian Storrie, Ph.D.
May 14th, 2015 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series
"B Cell Tolerance and Homeostasis: A Confluence of Innate, Adaptive, and Survival Signals”

Michael Cancro, Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Rayford Auditorium
Biomed II, Room 106-2
May 14th, 2015 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Physiology and Biophysics Weekly Seminar Series
Rahul Mehta , Ph.D.
Professor, Physics and Astronomy
University of Central Arkansas

Title: “Measuring Mechanical and Chemical Properties of Rat/Mice Bones Subjected to Space-like Conditions”

Biomedical Research Center Two, Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
May 15th, 2015 (Fri)
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  IACUC Meeting
IACUC meets the third Friday of each month.
The deadline for submissions is the first Friday of each month.
Contact: Kerrey Roberto, IACUC Administrator robertokerreya@uams.edu
May 19th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
May 21st, 2015 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series
"Non-structural protein sigma 1s enhances reovirus replication and spread in endothelial cells"

Matthew Phillips
Ph.D. Candidate
Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Biomedical Research Center II
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
May 22nd, 2015 (Fri)
9:00 AM
  Interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences Dissertation Defense - Tonisha Kearney-Ramos, Ph.D. candidate
Tonisha Kearney-Ramos, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences, will defend her dissertation entitled "Modeling Individual Differences in the Neural Encoding of Working Memory through Network-based Functional Neuroimaging and Clinical Neuropsychology"

Biomedical Research Building 2
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Advisor: G. Andrew James, Ph.D
May 26th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
May 26th, 2015 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences Seminar
Syed F. Ali, Ph.D.
Senior Biomedical Research Scientist and
Head of the Neurochemistry Laboratory Division of Neurotoxicology
National Center for Toxicological Research

Title: "Effects of Nanomaterials on Central Nervous System"

Biomedical Research Building 2 - Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Jun 2nd, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
Jun 2nd, 2015 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Research Support Information Network (RESIN)
Research Support Information Network (RESIN) is a monthly research update meeting (5 minute presentations and 5 minutes for Q&A) on a variety of topics affecting researchers. The agenda is on the research website, http://research.uams.edu/resin/agenda/

Location: Walton Auditorium, 10th floor auditorium, W.P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute.

For more information, or to present, contact Linda Williams, UAMS Research Liaison, (ldwilliams@uams.edu)
Jun 4th, 2015 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Committee on Clinical Research
Vice Chancellor for Research's monthly meeting of clinical scientists and research support personnel. Chaired by Brooks Gentry, M.D.

Location: Hamlen Boardroom, Stephens Spine Institute, 12th floor.

For more information, contact Linda Williams, Research Liaison, 501-686-7418 or ldwilliams@uams.edu
Jun 8th, 2015 (Mon)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Microbiology and Immunology Faculty Candidate Seminar
“Host/Pathogen Interactions and the Progression of Pneumonic Plague”

Roger D. Pechous, Ph.D.
Research Associate
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Biomedical Research Center II
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Jun 9th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
Jun 11th, 2015 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  URC monthly meeting
UAMS Research Committee (2 designated representatives from each college) meets to discuss research support, policy, and other concerns.

Location: Jones Eye Institute, 2nd floor conference room, #J227

For more information, contact: Linda Williams, Research Liaison, 501-686-7418, ldwilliams@uams.edu
Jun 11th, 2015 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Microbiology and Immunology Faculty Candidate Seminar
“Function of Tnfaip8 in Staphylococcus aureus Infection”

Qin Yan, Ph.D.
Senior Research Associate
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Medicine, Duke University

Biomedical Research Center II
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Jun 15th, 2015 (Mon)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  Dissertation Defense: Christopher Moore
“The role of postsynaptic density-95 scaffolding in cerebral vasodilation: Implications for stroke in beta-blocker therapy”

Christopher Moore
Doctor of Philosophy Candidate
Pharmacology Program
Dept of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Advisor: Sung Rhee, Ph.D.

Rayford Auditorium
Biomedical Research Center II
Room 106-2
Jun 16th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
Jun 19th, 2015 (Fri)
10:00 AM
  Interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences Dissertation Defense - Anna Mazur, Ph.D. candidate
Anna Mazur, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Interdisciplinary Biomedical Sciences will defend her dissertation entitled "Extracellular Matrix Modification Regulates Interactions between Fibroblasts and Macrophages"

Biomedical Research Building 2
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Advisors: Thomas Kelly, Ph.D. and Steven R. Post, Ph.D.
Jun 19th, 2015 (Fri)
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  IACUC Meeting
IACUC meets the third Friday of each month.
The deadline for submissions is the first Friday of each month.
Contact: Kerrey Roberto, IACUC Administrator robertokerreya@uams.edu
Jun 23rd, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
Jun 29th, 2015 (Mon)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Microbiology and Immunology Faculty Candidate Seminar
“Molecular Mechanisms of Host-Parasite Interactions: From Basic Biology Towards Novel Interventions”

Prakash Srinivasan, Ph.D.
Research Fellow
National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research

Biomedical Research Center II
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Jun 30th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
Jun 30th, 2015 (Tue)
12:00 PM
  Pharmaceutical Sciences Dissertation Defense - Jai Shankar Yadlapalli, Ph.D. Candidate
Jai Shankar Yadlapalli, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, will defend his dissertation entitled, "Preclinical evaluation of the 6-O-sulfate ester of morphine for the treatment of multimodal acute and chronic pain."

Biomedical Research Building 2
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Advisor: Peter A. Crroks, Ph.D., D.Sc.
Jul 2nd, 2015 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Committee on Clinical Research
Vice Chancellor for Research's monthly meeting of clinical scientists and research support personnel. Chaired by Brooks Gentry, M.D.

Location: Hamlen Boardroom, Stephens Spine Institute, 12th floor.

For more information, contact Linda Williams, Research Liaison, 501-686-7418 or ldwilliams@uams.edu
Jul 7th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
Jul 7th, 2015 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Research Support Information Network (RESIN)
Research Support Information Network (RESIN) is a monthly research update meeting (5 minute presentations and 5 minutes for Q&A) on a variety of topics affecting researchers. The agenda is on the research website, http://research.uams.edu/resin/agenda/

Location: Walton Auditorium, 10th floor auditorium, W.P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute.

For more information, or to present, contact Linda Williams, UAMS Research Liaison, (ldwilliams@uams.edu)
Jul 9th, 2015 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  URC monthly meeting
UAMS Research Committee (2 designated representatives from each college) meets to discuss research support, policy, and other concerns.

Location: Jones Eye Institute, 2nd floor conference room, #J227

For more information, contact: Linda Williams, Research Liaison, 501-686-7418, ldwilliams@uams.edu
Jul 14th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
Jul 17th, 2015 (Fri)
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  IACUC Meeting
IACUC meets the third Friday of each month.
The deadline for submissions is the first Friday of each month.
Contact: Kerrey Roberto, IACUC Administrator robertokerreya@uams.edu
Jul 21st, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.
Jul 28th, 2015 (Tue)
  Institutional Review Board Mtg
IRB meeting every Tuesday.
Biomedical Research Center, Building One, Room 205/207.

Note: The deadline for submitting protocol materials for IRB review is 4:30 p.m., two weeks prior to the meeting date.