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Thursday, Jan. 16

Noon. Integrative Anatomical Sciences. “Primate Visual and Locomotor Evolution: Integrative and Comparative Approaches,” Addison Kemp, PhD, Duke University. Hastings Auditorium. Info: Kristi Lewton, (323) 442-1629, lewton@usc.edu, https://keck.usc.edu/integrative-anatomical-sciences/

 

 

Friday, Jan. 17

11 a.m. Jane Anne Nohl Division of Hematology and Center for the Study of Blood Diseases. “Grand Rounds: Novel Therapeutic Approaches in Myelodysplastic Syndromes,” Suresh Balasubramian, MD, Karmanos Cancer Institute. Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center, Inpatient Tower, Conference Room B. Info: Carolyn Castellanos, (323) 865-3913, castellanos_c@med.usc.edu

 

 

Wednesday, Jan. 22

Noon. The Keck School of Medicine of USC, Internal Medicine, The Gehr Center. “Age-Friendly Health Systems,” Jay Bhatt, DO, American Hospital Association. McKibben Lecture Hall, MCA 149. Info: Alissa Maier, alissama@usc.edu, https://gehrcenter.usc.edu.

Noon. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “Global Epigenetic Regulation of Tumor Suppression and Targeted Treatment for Pediatric Leukemia,” Sinisa Dovat, MD, PhD, Penn State. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info and RSVP: tecpad@chla.usc.edu, https://www.chla.org/research/training-education-career-planning-and-development-tecpad

5-7 p.m. Family Medicine. “Primary Care Summit 2020,” Jeremy Fish, MD, Family Medicine Residency Program, John Muir Health. Edmonson Faculty Center. Info and RSVP (required): Kristie Gordon, (323) 442-3072, Kristie.Gordon@med.usc.edu

 

 

Friday, January 24

Noon. Department of Medicine Division of Cardiovascular Medicine. “Grand Rounds: 6th Annual Julian Haywood, MD, Visiting Professor in Cardiovascular Medicine ” Michelle A. Albert, MD, University of California San Francisco.  McKibben Lecture Hall, Room 249. Info: Marizabel Zepeda, (323) 442-5917, marizabel.zepeda@med.usc.edu

6 p.m. Orthopaedic Surgery. “Common Misperceptions in Cervical Spine Surgery: Half of What I Learned in Training is a Lie, They Just Didn’t Know Which Half was Which,” K. Daniel Riew, MD, Columbia University Medical Center. USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Norris Research Tower, Lower Ground Level, Aresty Auditorium. Info and RSVP (required): Sylvia Suarez, (323) 409-7409, sylsua@usc.edu

 

 

Saturday, Jan. 25

7 a.m.-4:40 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “7th Annual USC Multi-Disciplinary Breast Cancer Symposium.” InterContinental Hotel, 2151 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, http://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog?eventid=32933

8:30 a.m-1 p.m. Family Medicine Department. “Primary Care Leadership Conference.” Mohammed Raad, MD, LAC+USC and Katy White, MD, Los Angeles Christian Health Centers. Mayer Auditorium. Breakfast and lunch provided. Info and RSVP (required): Alexa Rodriguez, (323) 442-3072, alexarod@usc.edu or keckfmig@gmail.com

 

Wednesday, Jan. 29

Noon. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “Improving Community-Hospital Referral Systems for Obstetrical and Neonatal Care in Rural Guatemala Using Mhealth,” Peter Rohloff, MD, PhD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info and RSVP: tecpad@chla.usc.edu, https://www.chla.org/research/training-education-career-planning-and-development-tecpad

 

 

Thursday, Jan. 30

1 p.m. USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health Talk. “Structural Racism and the People’s Health: History and Context Matters,” Nancy Krieger, PhD, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Soto Street Building, (SSB) 115/116. Info and RSVP: William Jardell, global.health@usc.edu, https://globalhealth.usc.edu/structural-racism-and-health/

 

 

Monday, Feb. 3

9-11 a.m. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “CDSS: Securing Leadership Roles within a National and International Society,” Mitchell E. Geffner, MD. Harkness Auditorium. Info and RSVP (required): Karen Busa, (323) 442-8281, wd@sc-ctsi.org, https://scctsi.formstack.com/forms/securing_leadership_roles_within_a_national_and_international_society

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 4

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell. “USC Stem Cell Seminar,” Jared Toettcher, PhD, Princeton University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, https://calendar.usc.edu/event/usc_stem_cell_seminar_jared_toettcher_princeton_university

Noon. MESH Academy. “Why Innovators Need to Be Great Storytellers,” Jeremy Neuner, Launchpad San Francisco at Google. USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Norris Research Tower, LG 503/504. Info and registration (required): Emily Chu, (323) 442-2762, Emily.Chu@med.usc.edu. Learn more here, register here.

 

 

Friday, Feb. 7

10 a.m.-3 p.m. USC Institute on Inequalities in Global Health. “Global Health Case Competition.” Soto Street Building (SSB). Info and RSVP: William Jardell, global.health@usc.edu, https://globalhealth.usc.edu/2020-case-competition

 

 

Monday, Feb. 10

3 p.m. Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute. “Irene McCulloch Distinguished Lecture in Neuroscience: The Cellular Phase of Alzheimer’s Disease.” Bart De Strooper, UK-Dementia Research Institute, University College, London. Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, Herklotz Seminar Room. Info: Duy-An Le, (323) 442-3219, duyan.le@med.usc.edu

 

 

Friday, Feb. 14-Saturday, Feb. 15

10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Education Conference. “17th Annual Innovations in Medical Education Conference.” 225 West Valley Blvd., San Gabriel, CA, 91776. Info and registration: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu. Learn more and register here.

 

 

Wednesday, Feb. 19

8 a.m.-5 p.m. The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. “The Saban Research Institute 2020 Annual Symposium: Health Complexities in Pediatrics: Investigating Systems in Action and Interaction.” The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Auditorium, 4661 Sunset Blvd. Info: tecpad@chla.usc.edu, https://www.chla.org/research/training-education-career-planning-and-development-tecpad. RSVP: https://2020sabansymposium.eventbrite.com/

 

 

Thursday, Feb. 20

Noon. Department of Family Medicine/Primary Care Initiative. “Primary Care and Public Health.” McKibben Lecture Hall. Info: Kristie Gordon, (323) 442-3072, Kristie.Gordon@med.usc.edu

 

 

Monday, Feb. 24-Thursday, Feb. 27

6:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. USC Office of Continuing Medical Education. “2020 Perinatal Medicine Conference.” Westin Maui Resort and Spa, 2365 Ka’anapali Parkway, Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog?eventid=32596

 

 

Tuesday, Feb. 25

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell. “USC Stem Cell Seminar,” Michael Levin, PhD, Tufts University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, https://calendar.usc.edu/event/usc_stem_cell_seminar_michael_levin_tufts_university

 

 

Tuesday, March 10

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell. “USC Stem Cell Seminar,” Farshid Guilak, PhD, Washington University in St. Louis. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, https://calendar.usc.edu/event/usc_stem_cell_seminar_farshid_guilak_washington_university

 

 

Wednesday, March 18

Noon. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “American Gut — What We Can Learn About Successful Citizen Science from Microbiome Research.” Online webinar. Info: Namquyen Le, https://sc-ctsi.org/events/webinar-american-gut-what-we-can-learn-about-successful-citizen-science-from-microbiome-research/2020/03/18. RSVP: https://bit.ly/2Ec1tOm

 

 

Thursday, March 19-Friday, March 20

9 a.m.-5 p.m. Medical Education Conference. “29th World Neonatal, Pediatric and Family Medicine Conference,” Dubai, United Arab Emirates, webcast available. Info and registration: Suzanne James, (208) 819-0774, faneotrics@memeetings.com, event website here, online registration page here.

 

 

Monday, March 23-Thursday, March 26

6 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Keck School of Medicine of USC Department of Medicine and Office of Continuing Medical Education. “48th Annual USC Diagnostic and Therapeutic Skills in Internal Medicine.” Grand Wailea, 3850 Wailea Alanui Drive, Maui. Info: Mayra Angulo, (323) 442-2555, usccme@usc.edu, https://cmetracker.net/KECKUSC/Catalog?eventid=32595

 

 

Tuesday, March 24

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell. “USC Stem Cell Seminar,” Jianhua Yu, PhD, City of Hope. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, https://calendar.usc.edu/event/usc_stem_cell_seminar_jianhua_yu_city_of_hope

 

 

Wednesday, March 25

Noon. Department of Family Medicine/Primary Care Initiative. “Primary Care for the LGBT Community.” McKibben Lecture Hall. Info: Kristie Gordon, (323) 442-3072, Kristie.Gordon@med.usc.edu

 

 

Monday, March 30

Noon. USC Visions and Voices Lecture. “Rita Charon — To See the Suffering: Equipment for Healing,” Rita Charon, MD, PhD, Columbia University. Mayer Auditorium. Info: https://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/events/listing.php?event_id=30275610625675. Reservations requested, RSVP beginning at 9 a.m. March 2.

 

 

Tuesday, March 31

Noon. Department of Family Medicine/Primary Care Initiative. “Primary Care and Vulnerable Patient Populations.” McKibben Lecture Hall. Info: Kristie Gordon, (323) 442-3072, Kristie.Gordon@med.usc.edu

 

 

Wednesday, April 1

Noon. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “Disseminating Scientific Papers Via Twitter: Practical Insights and Research Evidence.” Online webinar. Info and RSVP: https://bit.ly/2tgcmMQ

 

 

Thursday, April 16

7 p.m.-9 p.m. USC Visions and Voices Discussion. “Delaying Decay: The Intersection of Technology, Health, and Humanity,” David G. Armstrong, DPM, PhD, MS, and Charles Y. Liu, MD, PhD. USC Brain and Creativity Institute’s Joyce J. Cammilleri Hall (BCI). Info and RSVP: http://visionsandvoices.usc.edu/events/listing.php?event_id=30335759876936

 

 

Tuesday, April 21

11 a.m. USC Stem Cell. “USC Stem Cell Seminar,” Paola Arlotta, PhD, Harvard University. Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium. Info: Ryan Maier, ryan.maier@med.usc.edu, https://calendar.usc.edu/event/usc_stem_cell_seminar_paola_arlotta_harvard_university

 

 

Wednesday, May 6

Noon. Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute. “Introduction to SciENcv — Science Experts Network Curriculum Vitae.” Online webinar. Info and RSVP: https://bit.ly/2EgRHuc

 

 

Thursday, Aug. 27

10 a.m. Larix International. “Fourth International Conference on Otolaryngology and Nasal Disorders,” Annie Thomas, Larix International. Holiday Inn Singapore, Atrium, 317 Outram Rd, Singapore, 169705. Info: Annie Thomas, (653) 165-5042, ent81734@gmail.com