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RISE Virtual Talking Circle “Education Innovations in the Laboratory Setting”

October 5, 2021

Rajesh. S. Mangrulkar, M.D., executive director, RISE We will be hosting a conversation about how educators are finding ways to innovate within the laboratory setting. We look forward to learning more about current innovations happening in the laboratory and what it takes to be innovative within this setting. We will also explore synergies that might better enable innovation and what is next for innovation in the laboratory setting.

RISE Virtual Talking Circle “Education Innovations in the Clinical Setting”

October 5, 2021

Rajesh. S. Mangrulkar, M.D., executive director, RISE We will be hosting a conversation about how educators are finding ways to innovate within the clinical setting. We look forward to learning more about current innovations happening in the clinic and what it takes to be innovative within this setting. We will also explore synergies that might better enable innovation and what is next for innovation in the clinical setting.

A novel metabolic circuitry through acetylcholine and nAChR – Jun Wu, Ph.D.

October 5, 2021

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology is pleased to welcome Jun Wu, Ph.D., Associate Research Assistant Professor, Life Sciences Institute, Assistant Professor of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, Medical School-University of Michigan as part of the 2021 Seminar Series! https://umich.zoom.us/j/99402915815Event

Tales of stress resistance, sirtuins, and sarcoma – David Lombard, M.D., Ph.D.

October 5, 2021

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology is pleased to welcome David Lombard, MD, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pathology Research, Associate Professor, Institute of Gerontology, Director Academic Programs, Doctoral, Program in the Cancer Biology Program, Medical School, as part of the 2021 Seminar Series! Hosted by Doug Engel, Ph.D. https://umich.zoom.us/j/99695171324

RISE Virtual Talking Circle “Education Innovations in the Classroom Setting”

September 29, 2021

Register via Eventbrite (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rise-virtual-talking-circle-tickets-175591477837)

OHEI Community Conversation: Empathy and Allyship with LGBTQ+ Community

September 29, 2021

Community Conversations is an opportunity for faculty, staff and student to come together weekly to engage on meaningful ways to increase belonging at Michigan Medicine. We feel that it is important to carve out space for dialogue, provide support for one another, promote self-care, and share valuable resources. The sessions are designed for space to hear your voice and all are welcome! How can we use empathy to be allies with the LGBTQ+ Community given unique identities and storiese Facilitator: Pedro Coracides – Office of Patient Experience

2nd annual Disability Research Symposium

September 28, 2021

The U-M Center for Disability Health and Wellness is hosting its second annual Disability Research Symposium. The virtual event will consist of research and TEDx style presentations highlighting the diverse disability research being conducted at the University of Michigan. The keynote speaker is Dr. Anjali Forber-Pratt, Director of National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR). Additional presentations will cover challenges faced by individuals with disabilities and health care solutions for patients, including wearable technology and artificial intelligence. For more information and to register:

LHS Collaboratory Seminar Series October Session- Making Sense of Unstructured Data

September 24, 2021

Unlike structured data, unstructured data are often buried within free-text clinical narratives that are difficult to analyze and interpret to derive useful insights. Free text cannot be easily categorized in the same way that a structured, numerical data point can, and unstructured data often have nuances that are not easily captured or represented in structured data. This session will cover methods and techniques for interpreting and converting unstructured text into useful research data using two related, but distinct approaches: (1) Natural Language Processing (NLP), a specialized branch of AI focused on the interpretation and manipulation of human-generated spoken or written…

Addressing Sexual Misconduct in Your Community

September 24, 2021

This workshop will include an overview of the work staff have accomplished thus far at U-M School of Music, Theatre & Dance, including identifying community needs and presenting resources created such as the Sexual Misconduct Toolkit: A Guide for Faculty and Staff in the Performing Arts. Ongoing collaborations with department leadership for more transparent and inclusive communication and expectations will also be addressed. Presenters plan to offer space for participants to reflect on their organization’s current climate as it relates to sexual misconduct and harassment, and time to begin considering steps forward. Time will be dedicated to presentations, participant small…