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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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    Meetings - UAMS Research Committee (URC)
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    Other Meetings
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    Seminars
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    Workshops / Conferences
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    Multiple Categories
Feb 2nd, 2016 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  RESIN
Research Support Information Network (RESIN) is a monthly research update meeting (5 minute presentations and 5 minutes 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)
Feb 2nd, 2016 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Biostatistics Journal Club
The Department of Biostatistics will host Journal Club on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016, 12p-1p in COPH 2280.
The speaker will be D. Keith Williams, PhD: Associate Professor, UAMS - Department of Biostatistics.
The topic of discussion will be "A Casual Introduction: Tree-Based Regression and Classification Models".

Please mark your calendar to attend!
Feb 4th, 2016 (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
Feb 4th, 2016 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Dept of Microbiology and Immunology Distinguished Lecturer Seminar
"Regulation of B lymphocyte cell fate decisions by Tbox proteins"

Frances E. Lund, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Microbiology
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Biomed II, Room 106-2
Rayford Auditorium

Cohosted by the UAMS Center for Microbial Pathogenesis & Host Inflammatory Responses
Feb 4th, 2016 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Physiology Dissertation Defense - Nang San Hti Lar Seng, Ph.D. Candidate
Nang San Hti Lar Seng, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, will defend her dissertation entitled “Cdk2 Phosphorylation of Bcl-xL In Cisplatin-induced Apoptosis.”

Biomedical Building Two
Rayford Auditorium Room 106-2
Advisor: Peter Price, Ph.D.
Feb 4th, 2016 (Thu)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  HSIE Seminar Series
"FDA 101, Training Opportunities and That Entrepreneurial Spirit"

William Slikker, PhD
Director, NCTR

Walton Auditorium, Room 1026
Winthrop P Rockefeller Cancer Institute

Sponsored by UAMS Translational Research Institute and UAMS BioVentures
Feb 5th, 2016 (Fri)
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
  College of Pharmacy Seminar Series
Dr. Melissa Medina
12:00 PM
COPH G225 & NW P16
Feb 10th, 2016 (Wed)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  UAMS Cardiovascular Center (UCVC) Seminar Series
“Genetic and environmental determinants of the collateral circulation”

James Faber, PhD
Professor of Cell Biology and Physiology
Member, McAllister Heart Center
University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Education II, Room G137
Feb 10th, 2016 (Wed)
4:30 PM - 6:00 AM
  Showcase of Medical Discoveries - Training Grant Research
Showcase of Medical Discoveries - Training Grant Research

13th in the series, this reception will focus on UAMS and invited investigators and clinicians discussing their research and discoveries.

Location: 10th floor, Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, Rotunda
For more information, contact Linda Williams, ldwilliams@uams.edu.
Feb 11th, 2016 (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
Feb 11th, 2016 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Dept of Microbiology and Immunology Distinguished Lecturer Seminar
"Evolution of Adaptive Immunity"

Max Cooper, MD
Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Developmental Immunology
Emory University School of Medicine

Rayford Auditorium
Biomed II, Room 106-2
Feb 17th, 2016 (Wed)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Dept of Pharmacology and Toxicology Seminar Series
“Clinical and Translational Research Programs at Arkansas Heart Hospital”

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

Rayford Auditorium
Biomed II, Room 106-2
Feb 18th, 2016 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Dept of Microbiology and Immunology Seminar Series
"NAIP Independent Activation of the NLRC4 Inflammasome"

Joao H.F Pedra Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Biomedical Research Center II
Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Feb 19th, 2016 (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
Feb 19th, 2016 (Fri)
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
  College of Pharmacy Seminar Series
Student Honors in Research Presentation
12:00 PM
COPH G225 & NW P16
Feb 29th, 2016 (Mon)
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Dissertation Defense - Dept of Microbiology and Immunology
Allister J. Loughran
PhD Candidate
Advisor: Mark Smeltzer, PhD

The role of sarA and proteases in defining Staphylococcus aureus as an orthopaedic pathogen.

Biomed II, Room 106-2
Rayford Auditorium
Mar 1st, 2016 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  RESIN
Research Support Information Network (RESIN) is a monthly research update meeting (5 minute presentations and 5 minutes 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)
Mar 3rd, 2016 (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
Mar 18th, 2016 (Fri)
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
  College of Pharmacy Seminar Series
Dr. Dan Schlink
Friday 12:00 pm
COPH G225 & NW P16
Mar 18th, 2016 (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
Apr 1st, 2016 (Fri)
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
  College of Pharmacy Seminar Series
Dr. David Holdford
Friday 12:00 pm
COPH G225 & NW P16
Apr 5th, 2016 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  RESIN
Research Support Information Network (RESIN) is a monthly research update meeting (5 minute presentations and 5 minutes 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)
Apr 5th, 2016 (Tue)
12:00 PM
  Neurobiology and Developmental Neuroscience Dissertation Defense - Brennon R. Luster, Ph.D. candidate
Brennon R. Luster, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Neuroscience, will defend his dessertation entitled "Intracellular Mechanisms Modulating Gamma Band Activity in the Peduncuolopontine Nucleus (PPN)."

Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Biomedical Research Building Two
Advisor: Adgar Garcia-Rill, Ph.D.
Apr 7th, 2016 (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
Apr 13th, 2016 (Wed)
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  UAMS Student Research Day
6th Annual UAMS campus-wide Student Research Day. Posters presented by graduate and professional students, postdoctoral fellows, and house staff/fellow.

A keynote speaker will present the McGehee Distinguished Lecture at noon.
Lunch will be available for attendees.

Poster judges will be selected from the mentors listed by the participants submitting abstracts. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place poster awards will be given in submission categories.

Open to all UAMS colleges, contact Linda Williams (ldwilliams@uams.edu) for more information.
Apr 15th, 2016 (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