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Thursday, Jan. 18

11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. “Postdoc Seminar Series: Preparing for the Faculty Job Market — Negotiations,” Andy McMahon, PhD; Art Toga, PhD. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

5:30 p.m. Art Rx Workshop. “Scarred for Life,” Ted Meyer. Hoyt Gallery, Keith Administration Building. Info and RSVP: Georgia Weston, (818) 645-0938, grhuston@usc.edu, https://www.artrx.usc.edu

 

 

Friday, Jan. 19

6:30 a.m. Anesthesiology Grand Rounds. “Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy,” Uri Elkayam, MD. McKibben Lecture Hall Room 256. Info: Renee Meadows, (323) 409-6856, rmeadows@med.usc.edu

11 a.m. Jane Anne Nohl Division of Hematology and Center for the Study of Blood Diseases Grand Rounds. “Radiation Therapy for Hematologic Malignancies: Every Single Gray Counts,” Bouthaina S. Dabaja, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center. LAC+USC Medical Center Conference Room D. Info: Carolyn Castellanos, (323) 865-3913, castellanos_c@med.usc.edu

 

 

Tuesday, Jan. 23

11 a.m.-2 p.m. Norris Cancer Cell & Imaging Core Open House. NTT 4411. Info: Anthony Rodriguez, (323) 865-3576, rodr066@usc.edu

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Zaven Kaprielian, PhD, Amgen. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Wednesday, Jan. 24

Noon. Division of Nephrology and Hypertension Lecture. Stuart Goldstein, MD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. LAC+USC Medical Center IPT Conference Room B. Info: Taneisha Jackson, taneishajackson@med.usc.edu

 

 

Thursday, Jan. 25

12:15 p.m. Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds. “Grand Rounds Presenting Dr. Martha Grogan,” Martha Grogan, MD, Mayo Clinic. McKibben Lecture Hall 149. Info: Brenda Beltran, (323) 442-5917, bbeltran@usc.edu

 

 

Friday, Jan. 26

1 p.m. TCORS Seminar. “Approaches to Evaluate Use and Perceptions of Reduced Nicotine Content Cigarettes and Their Marketing,” Melissa Mercincavage, PhD, University of Pennsylvania. Soto Street Building (SSB) 301. Info: Sydney Zarate, (323) 442-7222, szarate@usc.edu

 

 

Saturday, Jan. 27

7 a.m.-4:45 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “5th Annual USC Multi-Disciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium.” InterContinental Hotel. Info: Lysandro Valenzuela, (323) 442-2555, usccme@med.usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Monday, Jan. 29

Noon. Women in Management (WIM) Luncheon. “From Model to Master: HSC Speaker Series,” Stefanie Blase. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Jennifer Severa, (323) 409-6571, severa@med.usc.edu, http://www.uscwim.org/calendar.asp

 

 

Tuesday, Jan. 30

9 a.m. SC CTSI Workforce Development. “Career Development Seminar Session: How to Promote Your Research?” Meg Aldrich. Harkness Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Karen Kim, (323) 442-8281, wd@sc-ctsi.org, https://redcap.sc-ctsi.org/surveys/?s=NTHCFCYHX9

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Juhee Jeong, PhD, New York University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

Noon. Department of Integrative Anatomical Sciences and USC’s Paleosciences Research Consortium. “Pterosaurs, Parasaurolophus, and Politics: The Paleobiology of the Kaiparowits Formation, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah,” Andrew Farke, PhD, Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology. McKibben Lecture Hall MCH 256. Info: Adam Huttenlocker, (323) 442-2752, huttenlo@usc.edu, https://www.paleosciences.usc.edu/events

 

 

Thursday, Feb. 1

8 a.m.-5 p.m. The Saban Research Institute Symposium. “Models of Human Disease From the Laboratory to the Clinic.” Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info and RSVP: tecpad@chla.usc.eduhttp://bit.ly/SabanSymposium2018

6 p.m. HTE@USC Meeting. “How Virtual Reality is Bringing Change in Mental Health,” Skip Rizzo, PhD. BCG Digital Ventures, 1240 Rosecrans Ave., Manhattan Beach. Info: Nadine Afari, nafari@usc.edu. RSVP: https://www.meetup.com/HealthTechnologyForum-LosAngeles/events/245592892/

 

 

Thursday, Feb. 1-Saturday, Feb. 3

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

Noon. Department of Medicine Gehr Center Talk. “Transforming Health Systems in Uncertain Times,” Peter Long, Blue Shield of California. Aresty Auditorium. Info: Rachel Lim, (323) 409-3823, rachel.lim@med.usc.edu

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.

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 6

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Kathryn Anderson, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Wednesday, Feb. 7

Noon. The Saban Research Institute. “Research Seminar: The Yin and the Yang of Inflammation in ß-cell Dysfunction in IUGR,” Rebecca Simmons, MD, Perelman School of Medicine. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info and RSVP: tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

4:45 p.m. Department of Anesthesiology Lecture. “Vladimir Zelman, MD, PhD, Distinguished and Endowed Lecture,” Pete Worden, PhD, Breakthrough Initiatives. Aresty Auditorium. Info: Betsy Jaffe, (323) 442-1346, betsy.jaffe@med.usc.edu

 

 

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

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 13

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Celeste Simon, PhD, University of Pennsylvania. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Wednesday, Feb. 14

Noon. The Saban Research Institute. “Research Seminar: Gene Regulatory Networks Controlling Serotonergic Function Across the Lifespan,” Evan Deneris, PhD, Case Western Reserve University. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info and RSVP: tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

 

 

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

7:30 p.m.-9 p.m. USC Paleosciences Research Consortium. “2018 International Darwin Day Celebration with Special Guest Neil Shubin,” Neil Shubin, PhD, University of Chicago. Mudd Hall (MPH) 101. Info: Adam Huttenlocker, (323) 442-2752, huttenlo@usc.edu, https://www.paleosciences.usc.edu/events

 

 

Friday, Feb. 16

6:30 a.m. Anesthesiology Grand Rounds. “Brain and Consciousness Neurobiology of Awareness,” Michael Alkire, MD, University of California, Irvine. McKibben Lecture Hall Room 256. Info: Renee Meadows, (323) 409-6856 rmeadows@med.usc.edu

 

 

Monday, Feb. 20

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Lilianna Solnica-Krezel, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Monday, Feb. 26-Friday, March 2

All day. Office of Continuing Medical Education. “46th Annual USC Diagnostic and Therapeutic Skills in Internal Medicine.” Westin Maui Resort and Spa. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 27

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. John Engelhardt, PhD, University of Iowa. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Thursday, March 1-Friday, March 2

8 a.m.-5 p.m. Department of Family Medicine Symposium. “USC Judith D. Tamkin International Symposium on Elder Abuse,” Laura Mosqueda, MD. The Westin — Pasadena. Info: Lauren Rosell, (626) 457-6619, lauren.rosell@med.usc.edu. RSVP: http://bit.ly/28Ix0HD

 

 

Tuesday, March 6

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Jianlong Wang, PhD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Friday, March 9

6:30 a.m. Anesthesiology Grand Rounds. “Something for the Pain: Palliative Medicine and Hospice Care,” Sunita Puri, MD. McKibben Lecture Hall Room 256. Info: Renee Meadows, (323) 409-6856, rmeadows@med.usc.edu

 

 

Tuesday, March 20

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Anne Brunet, PhD, Stanford University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Friday, March 23

6:30 a.m. Anesthesiology Grand Rounds. “Evidence Based Teaching and Learning: From Lab to Classroom,” Viji Kurup, MD, Yale University. McKibben Lecture Hall Room 256. Info: Renee Meadows, (323) 409-6856, rmeadows@med.usc.edu

 

 

Tuesday, March 27

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Katie McDole, Janelia Research Campus. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

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.

 

 

Tuesday, April 3

7 a.m.-3:45 p.m. Office of Continuing Medical Education. “2018 USC Spine Symposium.” Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel and Spa. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Paola Arlotta, PhD, Harvard University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

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

 

 

Tuesday, April 10

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Olivier Pourquié, PhD, Harvard Medical School. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

Noon. Department of Integrative Anatomical Sciences and USC’s Paleosciences Research Consortium. “On Dog, Horse, Cow, Chicken — and Human — Heads: Examining Morphological Diversity and its Developmental Bases in Domesticated Animals,” Marcelo Sanchez-Villagra, PhD, Universität Zürich. McKibben Lecture Hall (MCH) 256. Info: Adam Huttenlocker, (323) 442-2752, huttenlo@usc.edu, https://www.paleosciences.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, April 17

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Todd McDevitt, PhD, Gladstone Institute. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Friday, April 20

6:30 a.m. Anesthesiology Grand Rounds. “Big Data. Big Problems,” John Brock-Utne, MD, Stanford University. McKibben Lecture Hall Room 256. Info: Renee Meadows, (323) 409-6856, rmeadows@med.usc.edu

Noon. Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds. “2nd Annual Uri Elkayam, MD, Visiting Professorship.” McKibben Lecture Hall 249. Info: Brenda Beltran, (323) 442-5917, bbeltran@usc.edu

 

 

Tuesday, April 24

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Janet Rossant, PhD, University of Toronto/Duke University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events  Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Tuesday, May 1

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Maria Barna, PhD, Stanford University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Tuesday, May 8

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Yibin Kang, PhD, Princeton University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Friday, May 11

6:30 a.m. Anesthesiology Grand Rounds. “Ethics of Organ Procurement,” Hector Ramos, MD, Good Samaritan Hospital. McKibben Lecture Hall Room 256. Info: Renee Meadows, (323)409-6856, rmeadows@med.usc.edu

 

 

Tuesday, May 15

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Dietrich Egli, PhD, Columbia University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Wednesday, June 6

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Christine Mummery, PhD, Leiden University, the Netherlands. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events. Live webcast at http://keckmedia.usc.edu/stem-cell-seminar.

 

 

Friday, June 8

Noon. Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds. “4th Annual L. Julian Haywood, MD, Visiting Professorship,” Gary H. Gibbons, MD, National Institutes of Health. McKibben Lecture Hall 249. Info: Brenda Beltran, (323) 442-5917, bbeltran@usc.edu