Thursday, June 8, 2017
DID YOU KNOW
The UofL baseball team will open its 2017 Super Regional against Kentucky Friday at noon at Jim Patterson Stadium. This marks UofL’s fifth consecutive NCAA Super Regional berth overall, which is the nation’s longest active streak.
FACULTY AND STAFF NOTABLES
Irina Kirpich, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine, GI, has won the Best Abstract Award for the 69th Annual meeting of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry, Nutrition Division, July 30-August 3, 2017 in San Diego. She will discuss her work, “Evaluation of oxidized linoleic acid metabolites in rodent models of alcoholic liver disease,” and take questions. Kirpich is funded by the NIH for her work on the effects of dietary fat on alcoholic liver disease.
This week at the Gray Street Farmers Market
June 8, 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
Use tuition benefit for Master of Public Health
There is still time to take advantage of the tuition remission benefit for fall 2017 by applying for the Master of Public Health (MPH) program in the School of Public Health and Information Sciences. Concentrations offered in biostatistics, health policy, epidemiology, population health management, health promotion/behavior, and global health/maternal and child health emphasis. Option available to enroll as undeclared and have until December 1 to decide.
2017 Neuro-Oncology Symposium
July 8, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Rudd Heart and Lung Conference Center, Great Halls 1 & 2, 201 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, 40202; Free
Training and Workshops
Webinar: Ethical and Regulatory Issues in Cancer Research, ‘Compensating Research Tissue Donors: Henrietta Lacks and the Ethics of Paying for Biological Specimens’
June 8, 10-11 a.m., Room 123, Clinical & Translational Research Building; Free
Health and Wellness
Weight Watchers coming to HSC campus
June 19, 11 a.m., Ambulatory Care Building, 2nd Floor, Department of Surgery, Hagan Library
Take 20 for Pre/Postnatal on Shelby Campus
June 12, 12-12:20 p.m., Burhan’s Hall Rm 208, Shelby Campus; Free for UofL employees, Spouse/QA
Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds
June 9, 6:45-7:45 a.m., Baxter I Research Building, lower level auditorium
Pediatric Grand Rounds
June 9, 8 a.m., Norton Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium
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