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December 4, 2017
 
 
RESEARCH EVENTS & SEMINARS
Tuesday, December 5
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
Wen Jiang, MD

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium

Tumor Microenvironment as a New Target for Cancer Immunotherapy

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Tuesday, December 5
Spatial Functions of the Hippocampal Formation, an Update
The Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute is pleased to announce the 8th Annual Zach Hall Lecture

3:00 PM-5:00 PM

Mayer Auditorium, Keith Administration Building

John O'Keefe, PhD
Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience
Departments of Anatomy; Cell & Developmental Biology
Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience
Sainsbury Wellcome Centre for Neural Circuits & Behaviour
University College London
Fellow of the Royal Society

Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences
Member of the National Academy of Science USA
Recipient of the Kavli Prize in Neuroscience
Recipient of Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (2014)

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Wednesday, December 6
Aire Expands: Lesson from APS1 and Beyond
CHLA Research Seminar Series

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

The Saban Research Building Auditorium 4661 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027

Maureen Su, MD, AM
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Microbiology/Immunology
University of North Carolina School of Medicine

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Wednesday, December 6
Accelerating systematic review studies using the online tool Covidence
SC CTSI: Digital Scholar Webinar Series

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

N/A

Speaker: Anneliese Arno, Community Manager at Covidence
Date/Time: Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 | 12-1PM PDT

The Digital Scholar Webinar Series introduces health researchers at USC, CHLA and beyond to digital approaches and tools relevant to their research. The series showcases the potential and limitations of digital approaches health researchers need to be aware of. Webinars will take place online every first Wednesday of each month from 12-1PM. All webinars will be accessible afterward on the Digital Scholar Program page.

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Thursday, December 7
Sample size and study power: Why do I need so many subjects? What will my biostatistician need to know and how can I get that information?
Biostatistics Workshop Series

12:30 PM-1:30 PM

NRT-LG 503-504

Facilitated by Dr. Wendy Mack
Sponsored by the Keck School of Medicine, Office of Research and the SC CTSI Research Development Core

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Friday, December 8
1st Annual Finch AD Symposium
8:30 AM-5:00 PM

Herklotz Seminar Room / ZNI 112



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Friday, December 8
Exploiting reverse genetics systems to study the molecular virology of emerging Phleboviruses
Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology Institute for Emerging Pathogens & Immune Diseases

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

MCH 149

Benjamin Brennan, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
MRC University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research,UK

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Tuesday, December 12
No Cancer Center Grand Rounds
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium



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Friday, December 15
Positive feedback loops potentiating pulmonary fibrosis
Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar

8:30 AM-9:30 AM

IRD 734

Speaker - Richard H. Gomer, Ph.D.
Professor Department of Biology
Texas A&M
University ILSBMS

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Tuesday, December 19
NO CANCER CENTER GRAND ROUNDS
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium



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Tuesday, December 26
NO CANCER CENTER GRAND ROUNDS
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium



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Tuesday, January 2
NO CANCER CENTER GRAND ROUNDS
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium



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Friday, January 5
The Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research
Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar

8:30 AM-9:30 AM

IRD 734

Speaker - Namasivayam Ambalavanan, M.D.
Professor
Division of Neonatology
Departments of Pediatrics, Molecular and Cellular Pathology, and Cell,
Developmental, and Integrative Biology
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship Training Program Director
University of Alabama at Birmingham


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Friday, January 19
The Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research
Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar

8:30 AM-9:30 AM

IRD 734

Speaker - Eugene R. Bleecker, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Division of Pharmacogenomics
Co-Chief, Division of Genetics, Genomics and PrecisionMedicine
University of Arizona College of Medicine


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Tuesday, January 30
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
Jae Jung, PhD

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium

TBA

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Thursday, February 1
MODELS OF HUMAN DISEASE FROM THE LABORATORY TO THE CLINIC
CHLA

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

The Saban Research Building Auditorium 4661 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027

When: Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018 | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (including reception)
Where: The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles
4661 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Friday, February 2
The Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research
Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar

8:30 AM-9:30 AM

IRD 734

Speaker - Prescott G. Woodruff, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor
UCSF School of Medicine
Medicine


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Thursday, February 15
Biostatistics Workshop Series
SC CTSI

12:30 PM-1:30 PM

NRT-LG 503-504

Statistical analysis: What statistical methods are appropriate for my study design and data collected?
NRT LG 503/504 | 12:30 PM


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Friday, February 23
The Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research
Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar

8:30 AM-9:30 AM

IRD 734

Speaker - David C. Christiani, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.
Elkan Blout Professor of Environmental Genetics Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital


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Friday, March 2
The Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research
Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar

8:30 AM-9:30 AM

IRD 734

Speaker - Max A. Seibold, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Office of Academic Affairs
Center for Genes, Environment, and Health
Department of Pediatrics
National Jewish Health Main Campus


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