Thursday, June 29, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
According to the Old Louisville Neighborhood Council, baseball games were played in Louisville as early as 1858, but the sport didn’t become popular until after the Civil War. On April 24, 1866, a team from UofL played for the first time at the “commons” on First Street.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Gerald B. “GB” Hammond, endowed chair in Organic Chemistry, has been named to the American Chemical Society (ACS) 2017 class of ACS Fellows. The class is made up of scientists who have demonstrated outstanding accomplishments in chemistry and have made important contributions to ACS, the world’s largest scientific society.
Three faculty received more than $400,000 in grants last week. Here is a list of the awards.
Belknap Academic Classroom topping out ceremony Friday
June 30, 2 p.m.
Today last day for Open Walls Faculty/Staff Art Exhibit
Through June 29, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., lower level, Ekstrom Library
SAC power outage scheduled
July 1, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
This week at the Gray Street Farmers Market
June 29, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., HSC, 400 Block of E. Gray Street, in front of the School of Public Health & Information Sciences
Sponsored programs/research ‘Field of Science’ and UofL PCF, MIRA forms updated
Field of Science (FOS) categories, as defined by and reported to the National Science Foundation, have been revised. New forms are available immediately, and as of July 17, 2017, only the latest versions of the Proposal Clearance Form (PCF) and MIRA, which feature the updated FOS list, should be used for new project submissions to the Office of Sponsored Programs Administration (OSPA), Office of Industry Engagement (OIE) and Clinical Contracts Division (CCD). See website announcement for additional information.
Additional Information: OSPA, 852-3788; OIE, 852-7253; CCD, 852-8359
Health and Wellness
HSC Walking Tour for July cancelled
July 11, 10-11:30 a.m., Abell Admin Center, 2nd floor
Carnosine for Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) Study
The UofL Health Sciences Center is seeking PAD patients between age 50-80 with and without claudication to determine whether Carnosine/Placebo supplementation for 6 months improves walking ability. The study has been approved by UofL IRB (#16.0047). Principal Investigators are Shahid Baba,PhD/Amit Dwivedi,MD
Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds
June 30, 6:45-8:45 a.m., Baxter I Research Building, lower level auditorium
Healthcare quality and safety: an introduction
June 29, 8-9 a.m., Baxter Building Auditorium, Lower Level
QUESTIONS & SUBMISSIONS