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Research Impact for Early Career Investigators

May 9, 2022

This session will cover the most prominent citation metrics that junior faculty should be aware of, including H-Index, Journal Impact Factor, and alternative metrics. It will introduce tools available at U-M for accessing metrics and creating simple visualizations to support your impact statements, such as Altmetric Explorer for Institutions, Scopus, and Web of Science. Additional topics will include common misconceptions about metrics, best practices when using metrics, and techniques for enhancing impact. Register here This workshop is hosted by the Office of Faculty Development and is intended for faculty. If you are a person with a disability who requires an…

MEDSPORT Symposium:  Exercise is Medicine

May 9, 2022

For physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, athletic trainers and other Allied health professionals. Join local, regional and nationally recognized speakers as we discuss current and timely concerns for the sports medicine and orthopedic patient. This course is designed to address the variety of health concerns for athletes of all levels and ages, paired with injury prevention education, clinic and outreach assessment and progressions, utilizing the latest research guidelines and evidence-based practice. This one-day, lecture based educational event targets physicians, physician assistants, physical therapists, athletic trainers, physical therapy assistants, nurses, and other allied health professionals. 7.25 PDR/CEU approval through BOC and…

Grand Rounds: When It Is Darkest: Understanding Suicide Risk by Rory O’Connor, Ph.D.

May 9, 2022

Virtual presentation open to all. Professor Rory O'Connor completed his Ph.D. at Queen's University Belfast in 1997 and then moved to Scotland where he has been ever since. He joined the University of Glasgow in July 2013 where he is professor of health psychology, director of the Suicidal Behaviour Research Laboratory and head of the Mental Health and Wellbeing group there. He is a registered health psychologist who is broadly interested in self-regulation processes and health outcomes.  He is a president of the International Association for Suicide Prevention and past president of the International Academy for Suicide Research and a member of the American Assocation…

Glenn V. Edmonson Lecture & 2022 Biomedical Engineering Symposium

May 4, 2022

The Inaugural Glenn V. Edmonson Lecture and 2022 Biomedical Engineering Symposium are intended to build the BME community across campus and honor the legacy of the first graduate chair of the Biomedical Engineering program. These events will provide a forum for BME faculty and students campus-wide along with our collaborators to present current research progress and discuss future research opportunities at the interface of engineering and medicine.The events will take place on Wednesday, May 18th, from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM at Palmer Commons (4th Floor). Please RSVP by Friday, May 6th, 2022.RSVP Link: https://forms.gle/QB7kS8UnQftWrZaX9Schedule:10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Welcome…

Caswell Diabetes Institute’s Frontiers in Diabetes Complications Symposium

April 27, 2022

The Caswell Diabetes Institute’s Frontiers in Diabetes Complications Symposium provides a forum for intellectual exchange on topics associated with diabetes, obesity, metabolism and related complications among established investigators, junior faculty, students and other researchers at U-M and surrounding areas. This symposium features two days of invited speakers with a lively debate, poster session and data blitz, providing time for discussion and exploration of new collaborations. Speakers include a combination of researchers of international stature from outside of U-M and junior and senior faculty within the university. Symposium participants will enhance their knowledge and understanding of the latest advances in basic,…

Caswell Diabetes Institute’s Frontiers in Diabetes Complications Symposium

April 27, 2022

The Caswell Diabetes Institute’s Frontiers in Diabetes Complications Symposium provides a forum for intellectual exchange on topics associated with diabetes, obesity, metabolism and related complications among established investigators, junior faculty, students and other researchers at U-M and surrounding areas. This symposium features two days of invited speakers with a lively debate, poster session and data blitz, providing time for discussion and exploration of new collaborations. Speakers include a combination of researchers of international stature from outside of U-M and junior and senior faculty within the university. Symposium participants will enhance their knowledge and understanding of the latest advances in basic,…

Genetics of spectacular diversity in the rock pigeon

April 27, 2022

The Center for Cell Plasticity and Organ Design alongside, The Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology departments, are proud to present Mike Shapiro, Ph.D. Shapiro is chair in biology at the University of Utah. The talk is entitled, “Genetics of spectacular diversity in the rock pigeon” Faculty Host: Sundeep Kalantry, Ph.D., Human Genetics For more information/questions email: Organogenesis@umich.edu

Delivering insights into organ homeostasis and regeneration through in vivo genome-wide screens

April 27, 2022

The Center for Cell Plasticity and Organ Design presents the NIH T32 Training Program in Organogenesis Seminar Series: "Building and Rebuilding: Regulation of Cell Signaling in Development and Regeneration" featuring guest speaker Kristen Knouse, M.D., Ph.D.Knouse is an assistant professor in the Department of Biology at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.The talk is entitled, "Delivering insights into organ homeostasis and regeneration through in vivo genome-wide screens.”Trainee Host: Erez Cohen, Ph.D., Coulombe LabFor more info email: Organogenesis@umich.edu

CDB Seminar Series: Bruce Lane Goode, Ph.D.

April 27, 2022

We are pleased to announce that Bruce Lane Goode, Ph.D. will present his talk titled "Actin nucleation alliance: from yeast to human cells", on May 25, 2022 at 9:30 a.m., in-person in Kahn Auditorium (BSRB) and via live stream: Meeting Link:  https://umich.zoom.us/j/92937676014 Hosted By: Ryoma Ohi, Ph.D. Lois Weisman, Ph.D.