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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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    Special Lectures
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    Workshops / Conferences
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    Multiple Categories
Aug 1st, 2016 (Mon)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Cell Competition & Flower Code Dictate Oncogenesis
Dept. of Pathology will host Rajan Gogna, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE to campus, Sunday, July 31 – August 2 as a faculty candidate.

He will give a presentation on Monday, August 1 at noon in the WPRCI, Walton Auditorium, 10th floor.(Box lunches for first 50 attendees).

For more info, contact Traci Ireland, 501-526-7405.
Aug 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)
Aug 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
Aug 9th, 2016 (Tue)
2:00 PM
  Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Dissertation Defense - Deepanwita Sengupta, Ph.D. candidate
Deepanwita Sengupta, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology will defend her dissertation entitled "Investigating Potential Role of EZH2 Inhibitor in Metastatic Melanoma."

Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Biomedical Research Building Two
Advisor: Alan Tackett, Ph.D.
Aug 15th, 2016 (Mon)
12:00 PM
  Pharmaceutical Sciences Dissertation Defense - Anand Shewale, Ph.D. candidate
Anand Shewale, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, will defend his dissertation entitled, “Comparative effectiveness of Hyaluronic acid injections for delay of surgical interventions among patients with knee osteoarthritis.”

COPH G-232
Advisor: Bradley C. Martin, Pharm D., Ph.D.
Aug 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
Aug 25th, 2016 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Student Seminar: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Aaron Storey presenting "Phase separation of signaling molecules promotes T cell receptor signal transduction:
Date: Thursday, August 25,2016
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Location: Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2 Biomed Research II

Janeelle Whitfield
Education Specialist
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Department, UAMS
4301 W. Markham, #516
Little Rock, AR 72205
Tel: 501-686-5185
Fax: 501-686-8169
Email: JTWhitfield@uams.edu
Aug 25th, 2016 (Thu)
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
  Seminar: Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Jason Stumhofer
Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Title: “Regulation of T and B cell responses by ICOS during Plasmodium infection.”
Date: Thursday, August 25,2016
Time: 1:30pm-2:30pm
Location: Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2 Biomed Research II

Janeelle Whitfield
Education Specialist
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Department, UAMS
4301 W. Markham, #516
Little Rock, AR 72205
Tel: 501-686-5185
Fax: 501-686-8169
Email: JTWhitfield@uams.edu
Sep 1st, 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
Sep 1st, 2016 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Student Seminar: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology – Eugene Nyamugenda
Student Seminar: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology – Eugene Nyamugenda

Presenting “Different cAMP sources are critically involved in
G protein–coupled receptor CRHR1 signaling."

Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Location: Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2 Biomed Research II
Sep 6th, 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)
Sep 8th, 2016 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  UAMS Research Committee Mtg.
UAMS Research Committee (URC) monthly meeting with representatives from every college, the graduate school, Academic senate, etc.

Contact the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Research (501-686-5347) for more information.
Sep 15th, 2016 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Physiology and Biophysics Seminar
Barbara Fuhrman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
UAMS College of Public Health

Title: “Could cross-talk between the endocrine and immune systems play a role in the etiology of breast cancer?”

Biomedical Research Center Two Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Sep 16th, 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
Sep 21st, 2016 (Wed)
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  Research Showcase - Biomedical Informatics
Showcase of Medical Discoveries - Biomedical Informatics

15th in the series, this reception will focus on UAMS investigators and clinicians discussing their research and discoveries in a poster session reception.

Location: 10th floor, Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, Rotunda
For more information, contact Linda Williams, ldwilliams@uams.edu
Sep 22nd, 2016 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Physiology and Biophysics Seminar
L. ARAVIND, Ph.D., Senior Investigator
Computational Biology Branch,
NCBI,NLM,NIH, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA

Title: “Biological conflicts and the emergence of novel biochemistry”

Biomedical Research Center Two Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Sep 29th, 2016 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Physiology and Biophysics Seminar
Jerry Ware, Ph.D., Professor
UAMS College of Medicine

Title: TBD

Biomedical Research Center Two Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Oct 4th, 2016 (Tue)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Physiology Research Workshop
Morello lab-Grant resubmission discussion
Biomed 1, Room 205-207
Lunch provided for first 20 attendees.
Oct 4th, 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)
Oct 6th, 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
Oct 10th, 2016 (Mon)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Physiology Research Workshop
Jessica Bailey
Mentor: Vladimir Lupashin
Biomed 1, Room 205-207
Lunch provided for first 20 attendees.Note: to be held on a Monday due to committee conflicts.
Oct 13th, 2016 (Thu)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  UAMS Research Committee Mtg.
UAMS Research Committee (URC) monthly meeting with representatives from every college, the graduate school, Academic senate, etc.

Contact the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Research (501-686-5347) for more information.
Oct 13th, 2016 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Physiology and Biophysics Seminar
Russell DeBose-Boyd, Ph.D.
Professor of Molecular Genetics
UT Southwestern Medical Center

Title: TBD

Biomedical Research Center Two Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2
Oct 17th, 2016 (Mon)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  Physiology Research Workshop
Lorenzo Fernandes. Mentor: Frank Simmen
Biomed 1, Room 205-207
Lunch provided for first 20 attendees.Note: To be held on a Monday due to committee conflicts
Oct 21st, 2016 (Fri)
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  IBS Student's Choice Seminar
"Antibodies and the brain: an important pathologic mechanism"

Betty Diamond, MD
Investigator & Head, Center for Autoimmune and Musculoskeletal Diseases,
The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research
Professor of Molecular Medicine and Medicine, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Rayford Auditorium
Biomed II, Room 106-2
Oct 21st, 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
Oct 27th, 2016 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Physiology and Biophysics Seminar
Abba J. Kastin, M.D.
Professor and Endowed Chair,
Pennington Biomedical Research Center
President, International Neuropeptide Society/Society for Biologically Active Peptides

Title: "Some Old and New Concepts for Biologically Active Peptides”

Biomedical Research Center Two Rayford Auditorium, Room 106-2