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Friday, Aug. 18

Noon. Department of Medicine Grand Rounds. Pejman Larger, MD. LAC+USC Inpatient Tower Conference Room B. Info: Diane Reed, (323) 409-6625, mededu@med.usc.edu, http://keck.usc.edu/medicine

3 p.m. Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute Seminar. “An Entorhinal Cortex to Hippocampus Circuit for Associative Learning,” Xiaohui Zhang, PhD, Lehigh University. Herklotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-3219, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/zni

 

 

Tuesday, Aug. 22

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Department of Global Medicine. “Global Citizenship Roundtable,” Robert Kezaala, MD, MPH, UNICEF. Aresty Auditorium. Info: Ryan Seuffert, (323) 865-1649, rseuffer@usc.edu, http://keckmed.usc.edu/msgm/

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. “Modeling Human Brain Development and Disease at Single-Cell Resolution with Brain Organoids,” Giorgia Quadrato, PhD, Harvard University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://bit.ly/2u5fFFv

Noon. Department of Integrative Anatomical Sciences and Department of Earth Sciences Seminar. “USC Paleosciences Presents: Beyond Skeletochronology: Histopathology from T. rex, Dimetrodon and Diadectes,” Elizabeth Rega, PhD, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona. Zumberge Hall (ZHS) 118. Info: Adam Huttenlocker, (323) 442-2752, huttenlo@usc.edu. Sponsored by USC’s Office of Research and the USC Paleosciences Research Consortium.

5:30 p.m. USC Roski Eye Institute Grand Rounds. “Ophthalmology Grand Rounds,” Walid Abdallah, MD, PhD, and On-Tat Lee, MD. HC4 sixth floor conference room. Info: Tyaisha Christopher, (323) 409-5233, tyaisha.christopher@med.usc.edu, http://usceye.org

 

 

Wednesday, Aug. 23

Noon. Department of Medicine Grand Rounds. “Second Victim,” Eric Wei, MD. LAC+USC Inpatient Tower Conference Room B. Info: Diane Reed, (323) 409-6625, mededu@med.usc.edu, http://keck.usc.edu/medicine

 

 

Thursday, Aug. 24

12:30 p.m. SC CTSI and the Keck School of Medicine of USC Workshop. “Lunch & Learn Biostatistics Workshop: Formulating a Sound Research Question and Study Hypotheses: Hypothesis Testing.” Harkness Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, aileen.dinkjian@med.usc.edu

1 p.m. Center for Work and Family Life Workshop. “How to Manage Gossip and Build Civility in the Workplace.” Keck Hospital Silver Room 34. Info: Center for Work and Family Life, (213) 821-0800

 

 

Friday, Aug. 25

Noon. Department of Medicine Grand Rounds. Golnaz Vahdani, MD. LAC+USC Inpatient Tower Conference Room B. Info: Diane Reed, (323) 409-6625, mededu@med.usc.edu, http://keck.usc.edu/medicine

 

 

Saturday, Aug. 26

7:30 a.m.-12:10 p.m. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “2017 USC Orthopaedic Surgery — Sports Medicine Football Injury Symposium.” Aresty Auditorium. Info: Lysandro Valenzuela, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Wednesday, Aug. 30

Noon-1:30 p.m. USC Immigrant Health Initiative, USC Center for Health Equity in the Americas and USC Institute for Global Health. “Immigrant Visions & Voices: A Photovoice Exploration of Health in Chile,” Justin Trop, medical student, and Mellissa Withers, PhD, MHS. SSB 301. Info: Larissa Puro, (323) 442-7233, global.health@usc.edu, https://globalhealth.usc.edu/visions-and-voices-chile/

 

 

Wednesday, Sept. 6

Noon. The Saban Research Institute Seminar. “TSRI Core Facility Seminar: Biostatistics Core,” Carolyn F. Wong, PhD. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: Sandy Wang, (323) 361-7489, tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

Noon. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “Digital Scholar Webinar Series: Recruiting Study Participants Online using Amazon’s Mechanical Turk (MTurk),” Jesse Chandler, PhD, Mathematica Policy Research. Info: Katja Reuter, katja.reuter@med.usc.edu. RSVP: http://bit.ly/2v3CSbG

 

 

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,” Michel S. Makaroun, MD, Gaspar Visiting Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. 506 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. Info: Lysandro Valenzuela, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Friday, Sept. 15

6:30 a.m. Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds. “Professional Citizenship: A Must to Advance the Specialty and Secure Its Future,” Jeffrey Scott Plagenhoef, MD, president, American Society of Anesthesiologists, and chair, Department of Anesthesiology, Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center. McKibben Lecture Hall Room 256. Info: Renee Meadows, (323) 409-6856, rmeadows@med.usc.edu

 

 

Saturday, Sept. 16

5:30 p.m.-9 p.m. Department of Neurosurgery Lecture. “2nd Annual Philip Lawler Glioblastoma Foundation Fundraising Event,” Steven L. Giannotta, MD. The Prop House Lounge and Warehouse, Santa Barbara. Info and RSVP: Lisa McDonald, (323) 442-1013, lisa.mcdonald@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/esvp, Code: LAWLER

 

 

Monday, Sept. 18

1 p.m. Visions and Voices Lecture. “Achieving Health Equity: Tools for a National Campaign Against Racism,” Camara Jones, MD, PhD, MPH, immediate past president, American Public Health Association. Mayer Auditorium. Info: http://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/events/listing.php?event_id=965696. Reservations requested; RSVP opens at 9 a.m. Aug. 23.

 

 

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

 

 

Thursday, Sept. 28

1 p.m. Center for Work and Family Life Workshop. “How to Manage Burnout and Compassion Fatigue in Ourselves and Staff.” Keck Hospital Silver Room 34. Info: Center for Work and Family Life, (213) 821-0800

 

 

Monday, Oct. 2

7:30 a.m.-4:45 p.m. The DHS Endocrinology Primary Care/Specialty Care Workgroup and USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “4th Annual Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) Diabetes Day.” The California Endowment, 1000 N. Alameda St. Info: Lysandro Valenzuela, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Thursday, Oct. 19

12:30 p.m. SC CTSI and the Keck School of Medicine of USC Workshop. “Lunch & Learn: Biostatistics Workshop, Study Designs and Data Collection Strategies: Scientific and Logistical Considerations in Selecting the Design to Address your Research Question.” Harlyne J. Norris Cancer Research Tower (NRT) LG 503/504. Info and RSVP: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, aileen.dinkjian@med.usc.edu, https://usckeck.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9M3ANHDzwxRjMnH

 

 

Thursday, Oct. 26

1 p.m. Center for Work and Family Life Workshop. “Finding Balance: Mind, Body and Spirit.” Keck Hospital Silver Room 34. Info: Center for Work and Family Life, (213) 821-0800

 

 

Wednesday, Nov. 1

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. USC Institute for Integrative Health and USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “Revisioning Healthcare: Reclaim the Soul of Medicine.” California Endowment, 1000 N. Alameda St. Info: Lysandro Valenzuela, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

Noon. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “Digital Scholar Webinar Series: Using the Research Platform TurkPrime to Crowdsource Data for the Health Sciences,” Leib Litman, PhD, TurkPrime. Info: Katja Reuter, katja.reuter@med.usc.edu. RSVP: http://bit.ly/2vQPVuC

 

 

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/

 

 

Wednesday, Dec. 6

Noon. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “Digital Scholar Webinar Series: Accelerating Systematic Review Studies Using the Online Tool Covidence,” Anneliese Arno, MSc, Covidence. Info: Katja Reuter, katja.reuter@med.usc.edu. RSVP: http://bit.ly/2w7cLNK

 

 

Thursday, Dec. 7

12:30 p.m. SC CTSI and the Keck School of Medicine of USC Workshop. “Lunch & Learn: Biostatistics Workshop, Sample Size and Study Power: Why Do I Need So Many Subjects? What Will My Biostatistician Need to Know and How Can I Get That Information?” Harlyn J. Norris Cancer Research Tower, (NRT). Info and RSVP: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, aileen.dinkjian@med.usc.edu, https://usckeck.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9M3ANHDzwxRjMnH

 

 

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

 

 

Monday, Feb. 5

7 p.m. Visions and Voices Signature Event Discussion. “Music as Medicine: Renée Fleming and Antonio Damasio in Conversation,” Antonio Damasio, MD, PhD; Renée Fleming. Bovard Auditorium. Info: http://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/events/listing.php?event_id=966212. Reservations requested; RSVP opens at 9 a.m. Jan. 8.

 

 

Monday, Feb. 12-Thursday, Feb. 15

All day. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “2018 Perinatal Medicine Conference.” Hyatt Regency Maui. Info: Lysandro Valenzuela, (323) 442-2555, lysandro.valenzuela@med.usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Thursday, Feb. 15

12:30 p.m. SC CTSI and the Keck School of Medicine of USC Workshop. “Lunch & Learn: Biostatistics Workshop, Statistical Analysis: What Statistical Methods Are Appropriate For My Study Design and Data Collected?” Harlyne J. Norris Cancer Research Tower, (NRT LG 503/504). Info and RSVP: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, aileen.dinkjian@med.usc.edu, https://usckeck.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9M3ANHDzwxRjMnH

 

 

Thursday, March 29

4 p.m. Visions and Voices Lecture. “I Can Make A Difference,” Marian Wright Edelman, founder, Children’s Defense Fund. Mayer Auditorium. Info: http://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/events/listing.php?event_id=966345. Reservations requested; RSVP opens at 9 a.m. March 5.

 

 

Saturday, April 7

3 p.m.-7 p.m. USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work Symposium. “Art Rx,” Susan Schneider Williams. Mayer Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Sydney Siegel, (310) 579-5321, slsiegel@usc.edu