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Wednesday, May 24

Noon. The Saban Research Institute. “Engineering Cells with Synthetic Biology Molecular Tools to Control Their Behavior for Basic Research and Regenerative Medicine Applications,” Leonardo Morsut, PhD. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: Sandy Wang, (323) 361-7489, tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

Noon. Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute Seminar. “Wiring Up a Circuit to Perform Computations: Development of Direction Selectivity,” Marla B. Feller, PhD, University of California, Berkeley. Herklotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-3219, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/zni

3 p.m. USC Stevens Center for Innovation Seminar. “IP Landscape Analysis of CAR-T: Strategies for Success,” Antoinette F. Konski, JD, Foley & Lardner LLP. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Peijean Tsai, (213) 821-6063, peijeant@usc.edu, http://bit.ly/2qdSHaP. RSVP: http://www.usc.edu/esvp Code: stevens2017

 

 

Thursday, May 25

3:45 p.m.-5 p.m. USC Tina & Rick Caruso Department of Otolarynogology – Head and Neck Surgery Seminar. “Ion-Channel Specializations Shape Action Potential Firing in the Cochlear Nucleus,” Jason Tait Sanchez, PhD, Northwestern University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Jacqueline Jimenez, (323) 442-5579, jimenez1@med.usc.edu

 

 

Friday, May 26

8:30 a.m. Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar. “An Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Model for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Sheds New Light on Disease Pathogenesis and Potential for Therapy,” Brigitte Gomperts, MD, UCLA. IRD 734. Info: Elva Rubio, (323) 409-7184, elvarubi@usc.edu

 

 

Wednesday, May 31

11 a.m. USC/Amgen Seminar. “FGF21 as a potential therapy for diabetes/obesity,” Murielle Veniant-Ellison. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, (323) 442-2172, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events

Noon. Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute Seminar. “Visual Responses in the Mouse Superior Colliculus,” Jianhua Cang, PhD, Northwestern University. Herklotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-3219, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/zni

6 p.m.-8 p.m. USC Institute of Urology Seminar. “Life After Prostate Cancer Treatment,” Daniel Park, PA-C, MHA. Mayer Auditorium. Info: Alan Arredondo, (323) 865-0757, alan.arredondo@med.usc.edu, http://bit.ly/2on9ZkX

 

 

Friday, June 2

8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. USC Department of Ophthalmology Symposium. “42 Years InSight.” The Huntington Library, Rothenberg Hall, San Marino. Info and RSVP: Mayra Ornelas, (323) 442-6780, mayra.ornelas@med.usc.edu, http://eye.keckmedicine.org/summer-symposium/

 

Noon. Department of Medicine, Gehr Family Center of Implementation Science Talk. “The State of Health Care Reform in Los Angeles County,” Mark Ridley-Thomas, PhD, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisor, Second District. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Rachel Lim, (323) 409-3823, rachel.lim@med.usc.edu

 

 

Saturday, June 3

7:45 a.m.-4 p.m. USC Thyroid Diagnostic Center Continuing Medical Education. “The 39th Thyroid 2017: Practical Solutions to Complex Clinical Problems.” Mayer Auditorium. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Tuesday, June 6

11 a.m.-4 p.m. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “22nd Annual Poster Session,” Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: Sandy Wang, (323) 361-7489, tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

 

 

Wednesday, June 7

Noon. Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute Seminar. “Connecting Transmembrane Signaling to the Ionization Properties of Protein Functional Groups in Bilayer Membranes,” Roger E. Koeppe II, PhD, University of Arkansas. Herklotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-3219, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/zni

 

 

Thursday, June 8

Noon. Keck Medicine of USC Patient Experience. “The Survivor Art Series Exhibit Opening and Talk,” Siobhan Hebron. Jennifer Diamond Cancer Resource Library, NRT G501. Info: Mary Aalto, (323) 442-7805, mary.aalto@med.usc.edu. Lunch will be served.

 

 

Wednesday, June 14

Noon. The Saban Research Institute Seminar. “Advanced Applications of NIRS in Neonatal Asphyxia,” Lina Chalak, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: Sandy Wang, (323) 361-7489, tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

 

 

Thursday, July 13-Friday, July 14

6:15 a.m.-4:30 p.m. The Division of Acute Care Surgery, Institute of Continuing Education for Nurses, Department of Nursing, LAC + USC Medical Center. “24th Annual USC National Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care Symposium.” Langham Huntington Resort and Spa. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Saturday, July 15

7 a.m. Ophthalmology Continuing Medical Education. “3rd Annual Frontiers of OCT.” Langham Huntington Resort and Spa. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Wednesday, Aug. 9-Friday, Aug. 11

Noon. Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Keck School of Medicine of USC, Keck Medical Center of USC, Division of Nursing Education and USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “8th Annual Pain Management Symposium: From Evidence to Clinical Practice.” Hilton Universal City Hotel. Info: Lysandro Valenzuela, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Thursday, Sept. 7

7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy & USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “21st Annual Max R. Gaspar, MD Symposium: Vascular Surgery Emergencies.” 506 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. Info: Lysandro Valenzuela, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Wednesday, Sept. 27

11 a.m. USC/Amgen Seminar. “Nav1.7 drug development for pain,” Bryan Moyer. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, (323) 442-2172, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events

 

 

Friday, Nov. 17

1 p.m.-3 p.m. USC Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute Seminar. “Scientific Knowledge Discovery over Big Data,” John D. Van Horn, USC Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute. Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina – Rancho Santa Fe. Info: Grace Liang-Franco, (323) 442-7246, grace@ini.usc.edu, http://bd2k.ini.usc.edu/events/sci-knowl-discovery/. RSVP: Jack Van Horn, (323) 442-7246, jvanhorn@ini.usc.edu, http://bd2k.ini.usc.edu/events/sci-knowl-discovery/

 

 

Thursday, Feb. 1-Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018

All day. USC Institute of Urology Conference. “Practical Urology.” Aresty Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Lisa Ho, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/cme