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Wednesday, Oct. 17

Noon. USC Master of Public Health Online Program Talk. “USC Master of Public Health Online Student Spotlight Webinar,” Jacqueline Bell and William Jardell. Online Webinar: https://bit.ly/2y77sAn. Info: Janet Schmidt, (323) 442-2593, jekramer@usc.edu, https://mphdegree.usc.edu/. RSVP: https://bit.ly/2y77sAn

 

 

Thursday, Oct. 18

Noon. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “Digital Scholar Webinar: Utilization of Twitter by Early Career Women in Academic Medicine and Science: Suggestions for Developing a Twitter Network,” Jaime D. Lewis, MD, University of Cincinnati. Online Webinar. Info: NamQuyen Le, (323) 442-0232, namquyen.le@med.usc.edu. RSVP: https://redcap.sc-ctsi.org/surveys/?s=9MK9K44EDK&t=TWSTEMWomenCareers_Lewis

Noon. USC Law and Global Health Collaboration. “The Global Right to Health: Successes and Failures in the Fight Against Hate,” Anand Grover. USC Gould School of Law 130. Info: Ursula McPherson-Vitkus, (323) 442-8263, umcphers@usc.edu, https://globalhealth.usc.edu/global-right-to-health/

3 p.m. USC Mark and Mary Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute Talk. “Neural Correlates of Cognitive and Emotional Development in Children Engaged in Music Training,” Assal Habibi, PhD. Hastings Auditorium. Info: Michelle Zhang, (323) 442-7246, Michelle.Zhang@loni.usc.edu, http://niin.usc.edu

 

 

Friday, Oct. 19

Noon. USC Research Center for Liver Diseases Seminar. “Using Quantitative Systems Pharmacology to Increase the Understanding of DILI and NAFLD,” Scott Q. Siler, PhD, DILIsymServices. Hastings Auditorium. Info: Dolores Mendoza, (323) 442-1283, dmmendoz@usc.edu

 

 

Monday, Oct. 22

10 a.m. Department of Radiology Talk. “Computational Modeling and Digital Dysmorphology for Diverse Populations with Genetic Syndromes,” Marius George Linguraru, MD, Children’s National Health System. Weingart Auditorium, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Info: Natasha Lepore, nlepore@chla.usc.edu

Noon. Office of the Dean. “Keck School of Medicine of USC Research Seminar Series: Autophagy and Secretion in Cancer,” Jayanta Debnath, MD, University of California, San Francisco. Hastings Auditorium. Info: Lina Poyzner, (323) 442-1148, poyzner@usc.edu

Noon. Keck School of Medicine of USC and SC CTSI Workshop. “Biostatistics Lunch & Learn: Formulating a Sound Research Question and Study Hypotheses: Hypotheses Testing,” Wendy Mack, PhD, and Christianne Lane, PhD. Norris Research Tower (NRT) LG 503/504. Info and RSVP: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, aileen.dinkjian@med.usc.edu, http://tinyurl.com/uscbiostat. Currently open to all faculty and postdoctoral fellows. Workshops recommended to take in sequence.

 

 

Tuesday, Oct. 23

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Deneen Wellik, PhD, University of Michigan. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

5 p.m. Department of Ophthalmology Seminar. “Rod to Cone Signaling to Treat Retinitis Pigmentosa,” Thierry Léveillard, PhD, Department of Genetics, Institut de la Vision, Paris. Norris Healthcare Center (HC4) 3rd Floor Conference Area. Info and RSVP: Maria Mendoza, (323) 442-5599, Maria.Mendoza@med.usc.edu, http://eye.keckmedicine.org/

 

 

Wednesday, Oct. 24

8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Larta Institute and MESH Academy Conference. “The NIH CAP Commercialization Training Workshop.” Millennium Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-2762, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, https://keck.usc.edu/mesh-academy/

Noon. MESH Academy and Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute Seminar. “From Bench to Clinical Applications: Money Talks.” NRT LG 503/504. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-2762, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, https://keck.usc.edu/mesh-academy/

 

 

Thursday, Oct. 25

Noon. USC Gehr Family Center for Health Systems Science Lecture. “Is Professionalism Still Relevant? The Role of Medicine in a Rapidly Changing World,” Christine Cassel, MD, UC San Francisco. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Eric Weintraub, (323) 409-7586, Eric.Weintraub@med.usc.edu, https://keck.usc.edu/medicine/

5:30 p.m. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds. “Bridge Enhanced ACL Repair: From Concept to Clinical Trial,” Martha Murray, MD, Boston Children’s Hospital. Aresty Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Sylvia Suarez, (323) 409-7409, sylsua@usc.edu

 

 

Friday, Oct. 26

8:30 a.m. Hastings Center for Pulmonary Research Seminar. “Personalized Approaches to Respiratory and Critical Care Disorders,” Joe G.N. “Skip” Garcia, MD, University of Arizona. IRD 734. Info: Mary Jane Chua, (323) 409-7189, maryjane.chua@med.usc.edu

Noon. MESH Academy and SC CTSI Seminar. “From Bench to Clinical Applications: Money Talks.” Norris Research Tower (NRT) LG 503/504. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-2762, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, https://keck.usc.edu/mesh-academy/

 

 

Saturday, Oct. 27

7 a.m.-5:10 p.m. Office of Continuing Medical Education. “Innovations in Cardiovascular Diagnosis and Therapy.” Millennium Biltmore Hotel, 506 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Tuesday, Oct. 30

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Reza Ardehali, MD, PhD, UCLA. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Wednesday, Oct. 31

Noon. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “Research Operations Seminar: The Triple ‘I’: An Introduction to Intellectual Property, Inventions and Innovation at CHLA,” Christopher Del Vecchio, Esq., MS; Omkar Kulkarni, MPH. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info and RSVP: tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://chla.org/tecpad

 

 

Friday, Nov. 2

11:45 a.m. Southern California Environmental Health Sciences Center Seminar. “Air Pollution and Autism: Problems with Live Birth Bias and Novel Methods to Explore It,” Marc Weisskopf, PhD, ScD, Harvard University. Soto I Building, Room 115/116. Info: Marissa Jacy, (323) 442-1096, jacy@usc.edu

 

 

Sunday, Nov. 4

10 a.m.-3 p.m. San Pedro Peninsula Cancer Guild Luncheon. “An Affaire to Remember,” Heinz-Josef Lenz, MD. Hyatt Hotel Long Beach. Info: Carmy Peters, (323) 865-0700, peters_c@med.usc.edu, http://uscnorriscancer.usc.edu/support. RSVP: Jan Moore, (310) 832-8515, janmoore4850@gmail.com

 

 

Tuesday, Nov. 6

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Heide Ford, PhD, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Thursday, Nov. 8

Noon. MESH Academy and SC CTSI Seminar. “From Bench to Clinical Applications: Lessons from a Serial Entrepreneur,” Ben Vollrath, PhD, Troy Therapeutics. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-2762, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, https://keck.usc.edu/mesh-academy/

 

 

Monday, Nov. 12

Noon. Keck School of Medicine of USC Workshop. “Biostatistics Lunch & Learn: Study Designs, Data Collection Strategies: Scientific and Logistical Considerations in Selecting the Design to Address Research Question,” Wendy Mack, PhD, and Christianne Lane, PhD. Norris Research Tower (NRT) LG 503/504. Info: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, rd@sc-ctsi.org, http://tinyurl.com/uscbiostat. Currently open to all faculty and postdoctoral fellows. Workshops recommended to take in sequence.

 

 

Tuesday, Nov. 13

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Veronique Lefebvre, PhD, Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Thursday, Nov. 15

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Health, Technology and Engineering Program, Center for Health System Innovation, The Center for Innovative Medical Education and Technology and Keck Hospital of USC. “USC’s TechMED Demo Day.” Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Veronica Pagan, (323) 442-9259, veronica.pagan@med.usc.edu. RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/uscs-techmed-demo-day-tickets-50887340405

 

 

Friday, Nov. 16

9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. The USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. “Swing Against Cancer Golf Tournament,” Martin Kast, PhD. Rancho La Quinta Country Club, 79301 Cascadas Circle, La Quinta. Info and RSVP: Scott J. Gizicki, (323) 865-0862, scott.gizicki@med.usc.edu, http://uscnorriscancer.usc.edu/support/swing.html

 

 

Saturday, Nov. 17

8 a.m.-6 p.m. USC Institute for Integrative Health and Wellness Continuing Medical Education. “3rd Annual Integrative Health Conference,” Richard Louv, author and journalist. Mayer Auditorium. Info: Quintilia Avila, (323) 442-2638, qavila@usc.edu, http://integrativehealth.usc.edu

 

 

Monday, Nov. 19

1 p.m. Keck School of Medicine of USC and SC CTSI Discussion. “Biostatistics Lunch & Discuss: Discussion on Your Population Sample,” Wendy Mack, PhD. Clinical Sciences Center (CSC) 2211. Info: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, rd@sc-ctsi.org, https://bit.ly/2p2aC4p. All faculty and/or investigators who are developing a research grant proposal are recommended to attend.

 

 

Tuesday, Nov. 27

9 a.m.-7 p.m. USC Stem Cell and USC MESH Academy. “Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Symposium: The Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, and Business of Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering.” Radisson Hotel Los Angeles Midtown at USC. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events. RSVP: https://usckeck.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cv8EN9NIK8kWpql

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Sergiu P. Pasca, MD, Stanford University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, Dec. 3

Noon. Department of Family Medicine Lecture. “Social Justice and Aging Below the Safety Net: Slipping into the Unlicensed Care Home Underworld,” Michael Lepore, PhD, RTI International. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Elizabeth O’Toole, (323) 442-0450, eotoole@usc.edu. RSVP: https://usckeck.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3CtKMv6JvhOk2cB

 

 

Tuesday, Dec. 4

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Daniel Kim, PhD, University of California, Santa Cruz. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, Dec. 11

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Jing Yang, PhD, University of California, San Diego. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, Dec. 18

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Stephanie Seidlits, PhD, UCLA. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Katalin Susztak, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, Jan. 14

Noon. Keck School of Medicine of USC Workshop. “Biostatistics Lunch & Learn: 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?” Wendy Mack, PhD, and Christianne Lane, PhD. Norris Research Tower (NRT) LG 503/504. Info: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, rd@sc-ctsi.org, http://tinyurl.com/uscbiostat. Currently open to all faculty and postdoctoral fellows. Workshops recommended to take in sequence.

 

 

Tuesday, Jan. 15

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Tara L. Deans, PhD, University of Utah. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, Jan. 21

1 p.m. Keck School of Medicine of USC and SC CTSI Discussion. “Biostatistics Lunch and Discuss: Discussion on Your Variables,” Wendy Mack, PhD. Clinical Sciences Center (CSC) 2211. Info: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, rd@sc-ctsi.org, https://bit.ly/2p2aC4p. All faculty and/or investigators who are developing a research grant proposal are recommended to attend.

 

 

Tuesday, Jan. 22

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Jennifer Elisseeff, PhD, Johns Hopkins University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, Jan. 28

7 p.m. USC Visions and Voices. “Addiction in Dreamland: A Conversation with Sam Quinones,” Sam Quinones; Melissa Durham, PharmD. Doheny Memorial Library (DML), Friends of the USC Libraries Lecture Hall, Room 240, University Park Campus. Info: http://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/events/listing.php?event_id=1298593. RSVP beginning Thursday, Jan. 3, at 9 a.m.

 

 

Tuesday, Jan. 29

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Benoit Bruneau, PhD, University of California, San Francisco. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 12

8 a.m.-5 p.m. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “2019 Annual Symposium: Big Data — Big Impact.” The Saban Research Institute Auditorium of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info and RSVP: tecpad@chla.usc.edu, http://bit.ly/SabanSymposium2019

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Len Pennacchio, PhD, Lawrence Berkeley Lab. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, Feb. 18

1 p.m. Keck School of Medicine of USC and SC CTSI Discussion. “Biostatistics Lunch & Discuss: Discuss Your Statistical Plan,” Wendy Mack, PhD. Clinical Sciences Center (CSC) 2211. Info: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, rd@sc-ctsi.org, https://bit.ly/2p2aC4p. All faculty and/or investigators who are developing a research grant proposal are recommended to attend.

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 19

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Andrew Ewald, PhD, Johns Hopkins University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, Feb. 25-Thursday, Feb. 28

6:30-12:15 p.m. Office of Continuing Medical Education. “2019 Perinatal Medicine Conference.” Westin Maui Resort and Spa, Hawaii. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 26

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Le Cong, PhD, Stanford University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Wednesday, Feb. 27

7 p.m. USC Visions and Voices. “Enchanting Aging: Inspiring Awe and Meaning in Late Life,” Anne Basting. Andrus Gerontology Center (GER), Room 124, University Park Campus. Info: http://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/events/listing.php?event_id=1299795. RSVP beginning Wednesday, Jan. 30, at 9 a.m.

 

 

Tuesday, March 5

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Long Cai, PhD, Caltech. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, March 11

Noon. Keck School of Medicine of USC Workshop. “Biostatistics Lunch & Learn: Statistical Analysis: What Statistical Methods are Appropriate for My Study Design and Data Collected?” Wendy Mack, PhD, and Christianne Lane, PhD. Norris Research Tower (NRT) LG 503/504. Info: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, rd@sc-ctsi.org, http://tinyurl.com/uscbiostat. Currently open to all faculty and postdoctoral fellows. Workshops recommended to take in sequence.

 

 

Tuesday, March 12

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Heinrich Jasper, PhD, Genentech. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, March 18

Noon. Keck School of Medicine of USC and SC CTSI Discussion. “Biostatistics Lunch & Discuss: Discuss Your Power Analysis and Sample Size,” Wendy Mack, PhD. Clinical Sciences Center (CSC) 2211. Info: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, rd@sc-ctsi.org, https://bit.ly/2p2aC4p. All faculty and/or investigators who are developing a research grant proposal are recommended to attend.

 

 

Tuesday, March 19

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Bruce Spiegelman, PhD, Harvard Medical School. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, March 26

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Carlos Lois, MD, Caltech. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, April 2

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Alessandra Sacco, PhD, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Thursday, April 4

4 p.m. USC Visions and Voices Lecture. “The Radical Redesign of Health Care: Changing the Balance of Power,” Donald Berwick, MD, MPP, Institute for Healthcare Improvement. Mayer Auditorium. Info: http://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/events/listing.php?event_id=1300116. RSVP beginning Thursday, March 5, at 9 a.m.

 

 

Tuesday, April 9

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Lauren Black, PhD, Tufts University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Monday, April 15

Noon. Keck School of Medicine of USC and SC CTSI Discussion. “Biostatistics Lunch & Discuss: Discuss Your Budget and Your Overall Biostatistics,” Wendy Mack, PhD. Clinical Sciences Center (CSC) 2211. Info: Aileen Dinkjian, (323) 442-1087, rd@sc-ctsi.org, https://bit.ly/2p2aC4p. All faculty and/or investigators who are developing a research grant proposal are recommended to attend.

 

 

Tuesday, April 16

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Yingzi Yang, PhD, Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu

 

 

Wednesday, April 24

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Matt Thomson, PhD, Caltech. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, May 7

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Bennett Novitch, PhD, UCLA. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, May 14

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Benjamin Freedman, PhD, University of Washington. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.miaer@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events

 

 

Tuesday, May 21

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell Seminar. Karen Christman, PhD, University of California, San Diego. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, http://stemcell.keck.usc.edu/events