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Tuesday, April 25

Noon. USC Immigrant Health Initiative, USC Center for Health Equity in the Americas and USC Institute for Global Health. “Lecture: Health Issues in Asylum Seekers,” Cynthia Willard, MD, MPH, Program for Torture Victims. Tutor Campus Center (TCC) 350/351. Info: Larissa Puro, (323) 442-7233, global.health@usc.edu, http://globalhealth.usc.edu/health-issues-asylum/

3:45 p.m.-5 p.m. USC Caruso Department of Otolaryngology Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery Seminar. “Key Factors Contributing to Spatial Hearing and Listening Effort in Cochlear Implant,” Ruth Litovsky, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Jacqueline Jimenez, (323) 442-5579, jimenez1@med.usc.edu

5 p.m.-7 p.m. Keck School of Medicine of USC Humanities, Ethics, Art, and Law Program. “Artist and Researcher at Hoyt Gallery,” Ted Meyer, artist in residence. Hoyt Gallery, KAM basement.

5:30 p.m. Department of Ophthalmology Grand Rounds. Nadim Ras, MD. HC4 Conference Room, 6th Floor. Info: John Daniel (323) 865-7071, john.daniel@med.usc.edu, http://eye.keckmedicine.org

 

 

Wednesday, April 26

Noon. The Saban Research Institute Seminar. “What Can Be Learned from a Drop of Urine: Metabolomics at its Earliest — Discovery of Bile Acid Synthesis Disorders Translated to a Successful Life-Saving Therapy,” Kenneth D. R. Setchell, PhD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. 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 Series. “Understanding the Role of Mitochondria in Neuronal Development and Disease,” Bingwei Lu, PhD, Stanford University. Herklotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-3219, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/zni

 

 

Thursday, April 27-Saturday, April 29

7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Continuing Medical Education. “The Masters Series: Innovative Techniques in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.” Sheraton Grand Los Angeles. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Friday, April 28

7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Department of Pediatrics and USC Center for Excellence in Research Workshop. “Educational Scholarship and Research: A Primer for Medical Educators.” Page Conference Room, CHLA. Info and RSVP: Marianne Ward, (323) 361-7566, mward@chla.usc.edu

8:30 a.m. Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar. “Rogue Repairers: Fibroblast Phenotypes in Lung Development and Fibrosis,” James Hagood, MD, University of California, San Diego. IRD 734. Info: Elva Rubio, (323) 409-7184, elvarubi@usc.edu

11 a.m. Jane Anne Nohl Division of Hematology and Center for the Study of Blood Diseases Grand Rounds. “Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders,” Joseph Church, MD. LAC+USC Medical Center Conference Room C. Info: Carolyn Castellanos, (323) 865-3913, castellanos_c@med.usc.edu

 

 

Saturday, April 29

8 a.m.-4 p.m. Department of Medicine: Division of Endocrinology, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery Continuing Medical Education. “Annual Southern California Pituitary Symposium at USC.” Aresty Auditorium. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Wednesday, May 3

Noon. The Saban Research Institute Seminar. “Beyond Transcription Factors: Discovering Novel Regulators of Cardiogenesis,” Todd Evans, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: Sandy Wang, (323) 361-7489, tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

 

 

Thursday, May 4

8 a.m.-5 p.m. USC Roski Eye Institute Symposium. The California Club, 538 South Flower St. Info and RSVP: Mayra Ornelas, (323) 442-6780, mayra.ornelas@med.usc.edu, http://eye.keckmedicine.org/usc-roski-eye-refractive-symposium/

Noon. Keck Medicine of USC and USC Cancer Survivorship Advisory Council Talk. “The UNSPEAKABLE Series,” Samantha Dunn. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Mary Aalto, (323) 442-7805, mary.aalto@med.usc.edu. Lunch will be served.

 

 

Friday, May 5

9 a.m.-6 p.m. Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute Symposium. “4th Annual Zilkha Symposium on Alzheimer Disease & Related Disorders. From Investigation to Integration: New Basic, Translational and Clinical Efforts in Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders,” Berislav Zlokovic, MD, PhD, and Paul Aisen, MD; Christer Betsholtz, MD, PhD, Uppsala University; Kaj Blennow, MD, PhD, University of Gothenburg; Karen Duff, PhD, Columbia University; David M. Holtzman, MD, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis; Costantino Iadecola, MD, Weill Cornell Medical College; Virginia Lee, PhD, and John Trojanowski, MD, PhD, Perelman School of Medicine; Ronald C. Petersen, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine; Len Petrucelli, PhD, Mayo Clinic Florida; and Rudolph Tanzi, PhD, Harvard University. Herklotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-3219, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/zni

 

 

Friday, May 5-Saturday, May 6

7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. USC Caruso Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Continuing Medical Education. “International Surgical Sleep Society Scientific Meeting.” Trojan Grand Ballroom, USC University Park Campus. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Sunday, May 7

8 a.m. Cardiovascular Medicine. “Greater Los Angeles Congenital Heart Walk.” Griffith Park Crystal Springs Picnic Area. Info: Tiffany Andalon, (323) 442-8054, Tiffany.Andalon@med.usc.edu. RSVP: Ashley Valentino Ashley.Valentino@med.usc.edu, http://congenitalheartwalk.org

 

 

Thursday, May 11

7:30 a.m. USC Institute for Integrative Health Seminar. “Clinical Practice: Pain Psychology,” Susan Axtell, PsyD, and Faye Weinstein, PhD. Harkness Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Quintilia Avila, (323) 442-2638, qavila@usc.edu, http://integrativehealth.usc.edu

 

 

Monday, May 15

Noon. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “Research Ethics Forum — How is Potential Scientific Misconduct Handled,” Jonathan Samet, MD, MS; and Alexander Capron, LLB. Norman Topping Tower (NTT) 4444. Info and RSVP: Karen Kim, (323) 442-8281, wd@sc-ctsi.org, http://bit.ly/2p7UKij

 

 

Wednesday, May 17

4 p.m. Division of Rheumatology Lecture. “David A. Horwitz Inaugural Lecture in Translational Medicine: When Nanotechnology Meets Immunity,” Tarek M. Fahmy, PhD, Yale University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Gabby Gutierrez, (323) 442-1946, gagutier@usc.edu

 

 

Wednesday, May 24

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

 

 

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

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/

 

 

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

 

 

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, 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/