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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

10 a.m. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Week Lecture. “Navigating Cultural Biases in Disaster Settings and Beyond,” Elyse Fritschel, MPH. McKibben 156. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu

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

12:30 p.m. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Week Lecture. “Critical ‘Guynecology’: Examining the Role of Men in Women’s Health,” Brian Nguyen, MD. McKibben 249. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu. Lunch will be provided.

12:30 p.m. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Week Lecture. “Intersectionality in the Academy: African American Women in Science Navigating the Postdoctoral Fellowship,” Sabrina Smiley, PhD; Roshonda, Jones, PhD; Kacie Blackman, PhD. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu. Lunch will be provided.

12:30 p.m. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Workshop. “Providing Culturally Responsive Care to Our Patients,” Jeffrey Ring, PhD, Health Management Associates, Inc.; and Joyce Richey, PhD, and Cathy Jalali, MD. USC Norris Research Tower LG 503/504. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu

3:30 p.m. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Week Lecture. “Traditional Chumush Indian Medicine,” James Adams, PhD. Norris Research Tower LG 503/504. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu

 

 

Wednesday, Jan. 16

11 a.m. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Week Lecture. “How Health Organization Address Issues of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: A Focus on Behavioral Health,” Prateek Bhatia, PhD. Aresty Auditorium. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu

11 a.m. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Week Lecture. “The State of Women in Academic Medicine,” Amparo Villablanca, MD, UC Davis Women’s Cardiovascular Medicine Program. Norris Topping Tower (NTT) 7409. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu

11:30 a.m. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Week Lecture. “Addressing Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities through Diversifying Clinical Research Participation: Strategies from the Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute,” Katrina Kubicek, PhD. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu

Noon. Diversity and Inclusion Awareness Week Lecture. “Diversity Among Academic OB/GYN Institutions: Present and Future Direction,” Evelyn Mitchell, MD, Brian Nguyen, MD, and Robert Israel, MD. Harkness Auditorium. Info: Olga Rios, (323) 442-1050, orios@usc.edu

 

 

Thursday, Jan. 17

Noon. HEAL and MESH Academy Seminar. “Finding the Patient Voice in Oncology: Conversations with Professor Peter Kuhn About CancerBase,” Peter Kuhn, PhD. Mayer Auditorium. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-2762, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/mesh

6 p.m. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds. “Trunnionosis in Total Hip Arthroplasty: What Do We Know and What Do We Not Know?” Michael P. Bolognesi, MD, Duke Health. Aresty Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Sylvia Suarez, (323) 409-7409, sylsua@usc.edu, https://keck.usc.edu/orthopaedic-surgery/news/

 

 

Friday, Jan. 18

7:30 a.m. Department of Ophthalmology Research Integrated Grand Rounds. “Capillary Loss in Retinal Vascular Disease: Insights Using OCT Angiography,” Amir Kashani, MD, PhD. HC4 3rd Floor Conference Room. Info: Maria Mendoza, (323) 442-5599, mariadme@med.usc.edu, http://eye.keckmedicine.org

4 p.m. USC Caruso Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Seminar. “Cellular Dynamics of the Cochlea and Tympanic Membrane,” Aaron Daniel Tward, MD, University of California, San Francisco. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Crystal Montion, (323) 442-5585, crystal.montion@med.usc.edu

 

 

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

 

 

Saturday, Jan. 26

7 a.m.-4:45 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “6th Annual USC Multi-Disciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium.” InterContinental Hotel, Los Angeles. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 422-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Department of Family Medicine. “Primary Care Leadership Conference,” Jehni Robinson, MD, and Josh Banerjee, MD. Aresty Auditorium. Info: Kristie Gordon, (323) 442-3072, Kristie.Gordon@med.usc.edu

 

 

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

 

 

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

4 p.m. USC MESH Academy. “Lessons from a Serial Entrepreneur with Laura Shawver,” Laura Shawver, PhD, Synthorx. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Emily Chu, (323) 442-2762, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu, https://keck.usc.edu/mesh-academy/. RSVP: https://usc.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_4HIqpfw78UHFIG1

5 p.m. Department of Ophthalmology Lecture. “Ophthalmology Distinguished Lecture Series: Modeling Retinal Development and Disease,” Anand Swaroop, PhD, National Eye Institute. HC4, 3rd Floor Conference Room. Info: Maria Mendoza, (323) 442-5599, mariadme@med.usc.edu

 

 

Wednesday, Jan. 30

Noon. USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health Talk. “Missing in Action? The United States and the Global Struggle for Sexual Rights,” Dennis Altman. USC Gould School of Law Room 7, University Park Campus. Info: Larissa Puro, puro@usc.edu. RSVP: https://globalhealth.usc.edu/missing-in-action

Noon. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “Research Seminar: Fishing out a Regenerating Heart with a Vascular Network,” Ching-Ling (Ellen) Lien, PhD. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: tecpad@chla.usc.edu. RSVP: https://www.chla.org/research/training-education-career-planning-and-development-tecpad

 

 

Thursday, Jan. 31-Saturday, Feb. 2

7 a.m.-5 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “4th Annual Conference: Practical Urology.” Aresty Auditorium. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 5

11:30 a.m. Keck School of Medicine of USC Dean’s Office. “A Conversation with Dr. Tom Catena,” Tom Catena, MD, ScD, Aurora Humanitarian Initiative. Mayer Auditorium. Info and RSVP: Aiza Perez, (323) 442-1661, Aiza.Perez@med.usc.edu, http://www.usc.edu/esvp, Code: catena. RSVP by Wednesday, Jan. 30.

Noon. USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health Talk. “Achieving Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in Southern Africa,” Hon. Justice Oagile Bethuel Key Dingake, PhD, the Supreme and National Courts of Papua New Guinea. USC Gould School of Law Room 101, University Park Campus. Info: Larissa Puro, puro@usc.edu. RSVP: https://globalhealth.usc.edu/achieving-srhr-in-southern-africa

 

 

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

 

 

Thursday, Feb. 21

Noon. Family Medicine/Primary Care Initiative Talk. “Weight Management and Obesity.” McKibben Lecture Hall 249. Info: Kristie Gordon, (323) 442-3072, Kristie.Gordon@med.usc.edu. Lunch will be served.

 

 

Friday, Feb. 22-Saturday, Feb. 23

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “Innovations in Medical Education 2019 Conference.” Hilton Los Angeles/San Gabriel. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://sites.usc.edu/ime-conference-2019/

 

 

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

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 26-Wednesday, Feb. 27

1 p.m.-5 p.m. Diabetes and Obesity Research Institute Symposium. “USC’s 6th Annual Research Symposium on Diabetes and Obesity.” Aresty Auditorium. Info: Christina Ayala, (323) 442-2500, uscdori@usc.edu, https://usc-dori.org/uscs-6th-annual-research-symposium-on-diabetes-and-obesity/

 

 

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

 

 

Saturday, March 9

7 a.m.-4:15 p.m. Office of Continuing Medical Education. “2019 USC Spine Symposium.” Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

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

 

 

Monday, March 25-Friday, March 29

7 a.m.-12:35 p.m. Office of Continuing Medical Education. “47th Annual USC Diagnostic and Therapeutic Skills in Internal Medicine.” Grand Wailea, Hawaii. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

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

 

 

Wednesday, March 27

Noon. Family Medicine/Primary Care Initiative Talk. “Immigrant Health Advocacy.” McKibben Lecture Hall 249. Info: Kristie Gordon, (323) 442-3072, Kristie.Gordon@med.usc.edu. Lunch will be served.

 

 

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

 

 

Wednesday, April 3

Noon. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “2019 Floyd H. Gilles Lecture in Neuroscience Research,” Christopher Walsh, MD, PhD, Harvard Medical School. 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

 

 

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

7 a.m.-4:45 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “2019 USC Spine Symposium.” Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

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

 

 

Saturday, April 13

7 a.m.-5 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “3rd Annual Keck Medicine of USC Colorectal Symposium: An Update and Comprehensive Review.” Aresty Auditorium. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog

 

 

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