Qihong Huang, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Tumor Microenvironment and Metastasis
Discovery of Metastasis Genes by a Functional Genomics Approach
Time: 12 noon
Location: 251 BRB II/III
Co-sponsored with Ovarian Cancer Research Center
The Endocrinology Clinical Case Conference and Grand Rounds Series presents:
Shalender Bhasin, MD - Professor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine; Section Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition
Topic: "Applications of Androgens as Function Promoting Therapies"
Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Time: 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
Location: 12th Floor - TRC - Translational Research Center 12-146
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation of Credit
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Office of Organization Effectiveness is offering a half-day training session on critical issues in supervision.
Some topics which will be discussed include:
• Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
• Sexual Harassment Awareness
• Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
• Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
• Flexible Work Options
Participants must complete 15-minute online module in order to participate in this course.
NOTE: This course is part of the Supervisory Skills Certificate. For more information visit the provided URL.
April 11, 2012Denise Monack, Ph.D.Stanford School of Medicine“Salmonella’s alternative lifestyle: establishing a replicative niche during persistent infection”
"Development of bioreducible polycationic (pro)drugs for nucleic delivery"
David Oupicky, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Wayne State University
The 1st Stem Cell Retreat is scheduled for April 11, 2012 with Gordon Keller as the keynote speaker at the US Constitution Center downtown.
IMPORTANTLY, THE LAST DAY FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION IS MARCH 15TH! ABSTRACTS FOR THE MEETING MUST BE SUBMITTED at http://www.research.chop.edu/tools/stemcellretreat/ 10 abstracts will be chosen for oral presentation! 2 will receive a monetary award!
We are also urging everyone to register at http://www.research.chop.edu/tools/stemcellretreat/.
More information: • Keynote Speaker: Gordon Keller, PhD, Director, McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine, University Health Network, MaRS Center, Canada • Six CHOP/UPENN invited investigators will cover: -Hematopoiesis -Cardiac Development -ES/IPS cells • Approximately 10 oral abstracts will be presented and there will be a poster session as well. • A predoctoral and postdoctoral best abstract monetary awards will be made. • Organized by Paul Gadue, Ph.D. and Edward E. Morrissey, Ph.D. • Sponsored by: - Human Benign Hematopoietic Stem Cell Center of Excellence P30DK090969 - CHOP Research Affinity Group in ES Cells in Benign Hematopoiesis - Penn Institute for Regenerative Medicine
Where: National Constitution Center 525 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA 19103 ABSTRACTS FOR THE MEETING MUST BE SUBMITTED at http://www.research.chop.edu/tools/stemcellretreat/ BY MARCH 15TH AND WILL BE SELECTED BY MARCH 22, 2012.