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Friday, March 24
10 a.m.-3 p.m. Department of Preventive Medicine. “USC Public Health Career Fair.” Soto Street Building (SSB) Patio. Info: Larissa Puro, (323) 442-7233, puro@usc.edu, https://usckeck.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8Bcv06t5eFgnR9X

Noon. Jane Anne Nohl Division of Hematology and Center for the Study of Blood Diseases Lecture. “Pathogenesis of HIT: Perhaps New Tests and Perhaps New Treatments,” Douglas B. Cines, MD, University of Pennsylvania. LAC+USC Medical Center Inpatient Tower Conference Room B. Info: Carolyn Castellanos, (323) 865-3913, castellanos_c@med.usc.edu

 

 

Tuesday, March 28
5:30 p.m. Department of Ophthalmology Grand Rounds. Christine Greer, MD, MS. HCC4 Conference Room, 6th Floor. Info: John Daniel, (323) 865-7071, John.Daniel@med.usc.edu, http://eye.keckmedicine.org

 

 

Wednesday, March 29
11 a.m. USC/Amgen Seminar. “Structure guided engineering of antibody-small molecule hybrids,” Chawita (Jelly) Netirojjanakul, PhD. Health Sciences Campus. Info: Cristy Lytal, (323) 442-2172, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events

Noon. Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute Seminar. “The Development of Dendrites and Axons: The Mechanisms and Relevance to Neurodevelopmental Diseases,” Bing Ye, PhD, University of Michigan Medical School. Herklotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-3219, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/zni

6 p.m.-7:45 p.m. USC Institute of Urology Seminar. “Life After Prostate Cancer Treatment.” Aresty Auditorium. Info: Alan Arredondo, (323) 865-0757, alan.arredondo@med.usc.edu, http://bit.ly/2lMwG0c

 

 

Thursday, March 30
Noon. The Biotech Entrepreneurship Coalition and HTE@USC. “Bioscience Business: Turning a Great Scientific Idea into a Commercial Product,” Steve Casper, PhD, Keck Graduate Institute. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium BCC 101. Info and RSVP: http://bit.ly/2n4wGcL

Noon. The Southern California Research Center for ALPD & Cirrhosis Seminar. “Cellular Homeostasis Lecture Series: Reversing the Paradigm: Protein Kinase C as a Tumor Suppressor,” Alexandra Newton, PhD, University of California at San Diego. McKibben Lecture Hall 156. Info: Asma Deras, (323) 442-3121, asmadera@usc.edu. Please contact host/moderator, Douglas E. Feldman, douglas.feldman@gmail.com, for meeting requests.

4 p.m. Visions and Voices Medical Humanities, Arts, and Ethics Series. “When We Have To Talk About Something Less Pleasant: Aging, Alzheimer’s, and the End of Life,” Roz Chast, cartoonist. Mayer Auditorium. Info and RSVP: http://bit.ly/2bcfWi3.

 

 

Saturday, April 1
9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Adolescent and Young Adult Cancers Program: USC Norris Cancer Center and Hospital Continuing Medical Education. “David Stroud Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Symposium.” Aresty Auditorium. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Monday, April 3
Noon. Immigrant Health Initiative Lecture. “Smoking Selectivity among Mexican Immigrants using Binational Data,” Annie Ro, PhD, MPH, University of California, Irvine. Soto Street Building (SSB) Room 116. Info: Larissa Puro, (323) 442-7233, puro@usc.edu, https://globalhealth.usc.edu/mexican-immigrants-selectivity/

 

3 p.m. USC Stem Cell Special Seminar. “Understanding embryogenesis at eMouseAtlas,” Chris Armit, PhD, University of Edinburgh. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events

 

 

Wednesday, April 5
Noon. The Saban Research Institute Seminar. “Mechanisms of Lung-Associated Congenital Disorders: Surprises from Mouse Models,” Xin Sun, PhD, MIT. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: Sandy Wang, (323) 361-7489, tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

 

 

Thursday, April 6
Noon. The Southern California Research Center for ALPD & Cirrhosis Seminar. “Cellular Homeostasis Lecture Series: Design Principles of Cellular Communication Pathways,” Michael B. Elowitz, PhD, California Institute of Technology. McKibben Lecture Hall 156. Info: Asma Deras, (323) 442-3121, asmadera@usc.edu. Please contact host/moderator, Keigo Machida, kmachida@usc.edu, for meeting requests.

4:30 p.m. USC Visions & Voices Medical Humanities, Arts, and Ethics Series. “Doctors’ Orders for a Good Death: Caitlin Doughty and Lindsey Fitzharris,” Caitlin Doughty and Lindsey Fitzharris, PhD. Mayer Auditorium. Info and RSVP: http://bit.ly/2aJBI92.

 

 

Saturday, April 8
7:30 a.m. USC Spine Center Continuing Medical Education. “2017 USC Spine Symposium.” Ritz Carlton, Marina Del Rey. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

8 a.m.-Noon. Department of Ophthalmology. “Ophthalmology Specialty Conferences: Glaucoma.” Healthcare Center 4 Conference Room, Third Floor.

 

 

Tuesday, April 11
5 p.m.-8 p.m. AACN Chapter at Keck Medical Center Lecture. “Moral Distress/Moral Disengagement-Impact on Patient Safety & Employees,” Josh Hyatt, DHSc, MHL. Hoffman Cafe. Info: Brandee Georgevitch, (323) 442-9862, keckaacn@gmail.com, http://www.keckaacn.org. RSVP: http://www.keckaacn.org/edu-event-moral-distress-2017/. 1 CEU/1 CERP (B) offered; discussion to follow lecture.

 

 

Wednesday, April 12
Noon. 1 p.m. The Saban Research Institute Seminar. “What’s Good for the Goose would have been Good for the Gander: Sex Differences in Brain Tumor Biology,” Josh Rubin, MD, PhD, Washington University School of Medicine. Saban Research Building Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: Sandy Wang, (323) 361-7489, tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

 

 

Thursday, April 13
11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Master of Science in Global Medicine. “Spring 2017 Open House.” McKibben Lecture Hall. Info: (323) 442-3141, msgm@med.usc.edu, http://keckmed.usc.edu/msgm/. RSVP: http://bit.ly/2n1FnER

 

 

Monday, April 17
11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Special Seminar. “Recreating human kidney tissue from stem cells: How far to medical application?” Melissa Little, PhD, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute. Herklotz Seminar Room, ZNI 112. Info: Cristy Lytal, lytal@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.usc.edu/events

 

 

Wednesday, April 19
7:10 p.m.-10:10 p.m. Los Angeles Dodgers and USC. “USC Night.” Dodger Stadium. Info: Sammy Park, (323) 224-4287, sammyp@ladodgers.com. RSVP: http://m.mlb.com/dodgers/tickets/special-events/usc. Attendees who purchase tickets as part of a group or through the link will receive a co-branded USC Dodgers cap.

 

 

Friday, April 21
6:30 a.m. Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds. “Professionalism in Anesthesiology: Challenges and Opportunities for Physicians in Training,” Judi Turner, MD, UCLA, Department of Anesthesiology. McKibben Lecture Hall. Info: Renee Meadows, (323) 409-6856, rmeadows@usc.edu

 

 

Friday, April 21-Saturday, April 22
6:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m. Department of Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery Continuing Medical Education. “Keck Medicine of USC Colorectal Symposium: An Update and Comprehensive Review.” Aresty Auditorium. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2547, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Thursday, April 27-Saturday, April 29
7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Continuing Medical Education. “The Masters Series: Techniques in Arthritis Surgery.” Sheraton Grand Los Angeles. Info: Chelsea Michel, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

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

 

 

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

 

 

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

 

 

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/