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Events for the week of April 5th

  • Week of Sunday, April 5

Hardin Open Workshops - Open Refine (Online Through Zoom)

Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 11:00am to 12:00pm

OpenRefine (formerly known as Google Refine) is a free tool for working with messy tabular data. Save yourself a lot of time by using OpenRefine when working with datasets that need to be transformed, cleaned, or otherwise processed before use. OpenRefine's facet and filter functions facilitate exploration of large datasets. Automated functions easily and quickly handle common problems with data, such as splitting cells that contain multiple data values, detecting duplicates, standardizing...

UIPDA Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Come to the monthly Postdoc Association meeting. We will be talking about upcoming events, seminars, and lunch will be provided!

Biochemistry Workshop: Wendy Maury

Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Dr. Wendy Maury Professor  Microbiology and Immunology University of Iowa 

Medical Student Financial Seminars

Tuesday, April 7, 2020, 6:00pm to 8:20pm

Biochemistry Thesis Defense Seminar: Nitija Tiwari

Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Regulatory mechanisms of the S.aureus SrrAB two-component system" Nitija Tiwari Biochemistry Graduate Student Mentor: Dr. Ernie Fuentes 

REDCap Training

Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 11:00am to 12:30pm

REDCap basic hands-on training This training is a basic overview of REDCap. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. After this training, you will have a baseline competency in REDCap.

CANCELED: How to Complete a HawkIRB New Project Application, Part 1

Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

This training session is canceled.

Annual Celebration of Excellence and Achievement Among Women Celebration (CEAAW)

Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

At this time we are planning to cancel the Celebration of Excellence and Achievement Among Women on April 8, 2020, and consider alternative dates to host this celebration, possibly in the fall. This cancellation is to proactively maintain the health and safety of our students, faculty, staff and guests attending the event.  We are so grateful for each of our committee members, campus partners, and awardees.  We hope to provide the recognition you all deserve in the coming months.  ...

Cancelled / Postponed Employment Is Empowering: Disability + Employment Forum

Thursday, April 9, 2020, 9:00am to 4:00pm

Employment is Empowering is a one-day training event to support people with disabilities in finding their place in the workforce. This one-of-a-kind learning experience will connect employers and service providers to resources and information to help the process of recruiting, hiring, and retaining employees with disabilities. The event honors the memory of Bill Sackter--the original proprietor of Wild Bill’s Coffee Shop and perhaps Iowa City’s most beloved historical figure with disability-...

Biochemistry Seminar: Dr. Daniel Conway

Thursday, April 9, 2020, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Mechanical forces across cell-cell junctions and the nuclear LINC complex mediates epithelial homeostasis" Dr. Daniel Conway Associate Professor Biomedical Engineering Virginia Commonwealth University  

Internal Medicine Grand Rounds

Thursday, April 9, 2020, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Lessons Learned from the 2003 SARS Outbreak by Loreen Herwaldt, MD and COVID-19 updates by Jorge Salinas, MD and Daniel Diekema, MD, MS

Virtual Seminar! Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Emily Lavering & Joseph Lesnak

Thursday, April 9, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

This workshop is virtual, join us for a Zoom presentation! https://uiowa.zoom.us/j/516231901 Presented by Emily Lavering Graduate Student in Dr. Dan Weeks's Lab Presented by Joseph Lesnak Graduate Student in Dr. Kathleen Sluka's Lab

Hardin Open Workshops - PubMed: Focus on What’s New (Online Through Zoom)

Thursday, April 9, 2020, 2:00pm to 3:00pm

The National Library Medicine is in process of updating the PubMed interface with changes expected to be complete in spring 2020. This session will provide an overview of the most significant changes to navigation along with a demonstration of new search features. Best practices for searching the updated version will be shared. In addition, this session will also show you how to improve your search results by using subject headings (MeSH) and advanced keyword searching techniques. Time for...

African American Council Monthly Campus Meetings (Spring)

Thursday, April 9, 2020, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The purpose of this meeting is to share information from our various areas/departments, touch base and get feedback about programming. It is also for the conviviality of seeing each other in person....

M1/PA1 MOHD III Exam 2

Friday, April 10, 2020, 10:00am

Hacky Hour

Friday, April 10, 2020, 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Hacky Hour is an informal gathering of people to share knowledge and ask questions about their data and how to code analyses for their data.