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August 21, 2017
 
 
RESEARCH EVENTS & SEMINARS
Thursday, August 24
Biostatistics Workshop Series
SC CTSI

12:30 PM-1:30 PM

CSC 250



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Friday, August 25
Programming Cells to Trace Developmental Trajectories with Synthetic Biology Molecular Tools
University of Southern California Monthly Biophysics Seminar Series

2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Herklotz Seminar Room/ ZNI 112

Leonardo Morsut, Ph.D.
Broad CIRM Center and Department of Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

Date: Friday, August 25, 2017
Time: 2:00 PM
Location (HSC): Herklotz Seminar Room (ZNI)
Simulcast on UPC: Ahmanson Center for Biology (ACB 238)

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Monday, August 28
Mitochondria, Inflammation and Cancer
Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology Institute for Emerging Pathogens & Immune Diseases

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Hastings Auditorium, HMR101

Zhenyu Zhong, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Pharmacology
University of California, San Diego

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Tuesday, September 5
Dysregulated sensing of invertebrate tropomyosin through dectin-1 confers susceptibility to type-2-mediated allergic diseases
Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology Institute for Emerging Pathogens & Immune Diseases

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Hastings Auditorium, HMR101

Stephane Lajoie, PhD
Assistant Scientist
Department of Environmental Health and Engineering
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health

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Tuesday, September 5
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
NO GRAND ROUNDS

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium



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Wednesday, September 6
Upcoming Digital Scholar Webinar Series at USC and CHLA
12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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First upcoming webinar: Recruiting study participants online using Amazon's Mechanical Turk

Speaker: Jesse Chandler, PhD, a survey researcher at Mathematica Policy Research and an Adjunct Faculty Associate at the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan

Date/Time: Wednesday, September 6th, 2017, 12-1PM PST



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Wednesday, September 6
Biostatistics Core
TSRI Core Facility Seminar

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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

Presented by:
Carolyn F. Wong, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric, Keck School of Medicine, USC
Interim Director, TSRI Biostatistics Core, Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
12-1 p.m.
The Saban Research Building Auditorium
4661 Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Tuesday, September 12
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
Alan S. Wayne, MD

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium

Interim Director, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Wednesday, September 13
Mitochondrial-Derived Peptides - Implications for Lifespan Health"
CHLA Research Seminar Series

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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

Pinchas Cohen, MD
Dean, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology
University of Southern California

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
12-1 p.m.
The Saban Research Building Auditorium
4661 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Friday, September 15
Inflammaging and the Micobiome: A dangerous Liason in HIV
Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology Institute for Emerging Pathogens & Immune Diseases

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

NTT 7409

Alan L. Landay, PhD
Coogan Professor and Chairman
Department of Immunology/Microbiology
Rush University Medical Center

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Tuesday, September 19
11th Congress of the International Society of Nutrigenetics/Nutrigenomics
8:00 AM-5:00 PM

UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center 425 Westwood Plaza Los Angeles 90095

On behalf of the International Society of Nutrigenetics/Nutrigenomics (ISNN), the University of Southern California (USC), and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), we extend you a warm invitation to attend the 11th Annual Congress of the ISNN to be held in Los Angeles, CA, from September 16-19, 2017.



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Monday, September 25
Evolution of host-pathogen interactions during cystic fibrosis infections
Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology Institute for Emerging Pathogens & Immune Diseases

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

MCH 256

Peter Jorth, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar
Division of Biology and Biological Engineering
California Institute of Technology

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Tuesday, October 3
Cancer Center Grand Rounds
Marilyn Kwan, PhD

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Aresty Auditorium

Investigating Bladder Cancer: Successes in Multidisciplinary Prospective Cohort Studies

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Thursday, October 19
Biostatistics Workshop Series
SC CTSI

12:30 PM-1:30 PM

NRT-LG 503-504



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Thursday, November 2
Writing Winning Proposals
USC Center for Excellence (CER) Workshops

4:00 PM-6:00 PM

NML West Conference Room

Writing Winning Proposals

This three-session workshop is hands-on and requires you to bring a draft proposal for development. Each session covers different topics: understanding the announcement, best language to use, what to include/omit, writing strategies to get funded and peer-review.

Workshop dates: October 5, October 19, November 2


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