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January 22 - January 28

MCW President's Community Engagement Award Call for Nominations Jan. 9-Feb.9

01-09-20178:00 AM  - 5:00 PM

Distribution of this message from Dr. Syed Ahmed was approved by John R. Raymond, Sr., MD.
The Office of the Senior Associate Dean for Community Engagement is pleased to announce it is now accepting nominations for the President’s Community Engagement Award. The President’s Community Engagement Award recognizes the exemplary community-academic partnership, community -engaged research, or community outreach activities of faculty, staff, students and/or community partners of the Medical College of Wisconsin. Nominations will be accepted from January 9 - February 9, 2017. Criteria for nominations, a nominating packet, and details about the submission requirements and submission evaluation process are available online at: http://www.mcw.edu/Presidents-Community-Engagement-Award.htm Please note that all nominees must be available to attend the President’s Community Engagement Award Luncheon at 12pm on Friday, April 21, 2017, to be held at MCW. Awardees will be recognized for their work at the Luncheon, which includes receiving a plaque and a $2,000 monetary award. Nomination packets should be emailed to Sharon Neu Young, Program Manager for the Office of the Senior Associate Dean for Community Engagement, at sneuyoung@mcw.edu. You also can email Ms. Neu Young for questions regarding the award, or call her at 414-955-4439.

Cardiology EP Core Curriculum "ICDs, Technology, Leads, Trials, Current Recalls, DFT, Indication for Implantations (Guidelines)" Jan. 23

01-23-20177:00 AM  - 8:00 AM

ICDs, technology, leads, trials, current recalls, DFT, indication for implantations (Guidelines). Presented by Dr. Mobin Malik

Spotlight on Science "Acquiring NIH F30, F31 & F32 Fellowships: Avoiding Pitfalls" - Jan. 23

01-23-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

Spotlight on Science "Acquiring NIH F30, F31 & F32 Fellowships: Avoiding Pitfalls" presented by Dr. John Lough.

Vision Science Distinguished Lecture Series "Cone Photoreceptor Rescue in Retinitis Pigmentosa" Jan. 23

01-23-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

Presented by Henry J. Kaplan, MD, Evans Professor of Ophthalmology and Chair of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, University of Louisville

The IL4 Receptor as a Tumor Promoter” Special Guest Seminar by Barbara Fingleton, PhD, Jan. 23

01-23-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

 Special Guest Seminar
The IL4 Receptor as a Tumor Promoter
Barbara Fingleton, PhD
 
Assistant Professor Department of Cancer Biology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
 
 
Location: Discovery Classroom (MEB M3750)

CaP Working Group: Interim Results of Phase 2 Study of Enzalutamide and Dutasteride for Patients with Hormone Naive Systemic PCa Jan. 24

01-24-20178:00 AM  - 9:00 AM

Speaker: Deepak Kilari, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology

BRI Seminar Series "New Molecular and Cellular Effectors Targeting Tissue Tumors" Jan. 24

01-24-20179:30 AM  - 10:30 AM

"New Molecular and Cellular Effectors Targeting Tissue Tumors" presented by Yina H. Huang, PhD, Assistant Professor, Departments of Microbiology and Immunology and Pathology, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

MCW Cancer Center Celebration Marking One Year Until NCI Designation Submission

01-24-20174:30 PM  - 6:00 PM

Please join us for a celebration to mark one year until the MCW Cancer Center’s NCI designation submission. Center director Ming You, MD, PhD will provide an update about the accomplishments of the MCW Cancer Center and detail plans for the coming year.  He will be joined by MCW and cancer center leadership, the American Cancer Society and other cancer advocacy and survivorship groups and members of our community advisory and philanthropic boards. We hope to see you there.

 

4:30 p.m.            Reception, appetizers and drinks

 

  5:00 p.m.            Premier of the first installment of the MCW Cancer Center video series

 

  5:05  p.m.           Welcome, Community Partners and Board Chairs

 

  5:20 p.m.            A message from Joseph Kerschner, MD, Dean and Executive Vice President, Medical College of Wisconsin

 

  5:25 p.m.            “The Time is Now” Ming You, MD, PhD, Director, MCW Cancer Center

 

  5:50 p.m.            Closing remarks

 

Otolaryngology Grand Rounds "#OTO in a Digital Age" Jan. 24

01-24-20175:00 PM  - 6:00 PM

"#OTO in a Digital Age" presented by Kevin P. Casey, MD, PGY-4 Otolaryngology Resident, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Sciences  Medical College of Wisconsin

Cardiology Cath Conference "Transradial Cardiac Catheterization: Indications, Techniques, Equipment, and Limitations" Jan. 25

01-25-20177:00 AM  - 8:00 AM

"Transradial Cardiac Catheterization: Indications, Techniques, Equipment, and Limitations" presented by Dr. Jesse Martin

Surgery Grand Rounds "Changing Chairs and Changing Times..." Jan. 25

01-25-20177:30 AM  - 8:30 AM

Changing Chairs and Changing Times: A Short History of the Department of Surgery, from Ellison to Evans
Stuart Wilson, MD

Professor Emeritus
Department of Surgery

Physiology Seminar "Identification of PKA-dependent Signaling in Collecting Duct using CRISPR-Cas9 and Phosphoproteomics" Jan. 25

01-25-20178:30 AM  - 9:30 AM

Mark Knepper, MD, PhD Principal Investigator, Epithelial Systems Biology Laboratory, Division of Intramural Research, NHLBI, NIH, Bethesda, MD "Identification of PKA-dependent Signaling in Collecting Duct using CRISPR-Cas9 and Phosphoproteomics"

CoSMM, HMGC and Physiology Announce a Special Seminar Jan. 25

01-25-20178:30 AM  - 9:30 AM

Given by Mark Knepper MD, PhD– Principal Investigator, Epithelial Systems Biology Laboratory, Division of Intramural Research, NHLBI, NIH, Bethesda MD

Knowledge Now "Faculty Development Session" - Jan. 25

01-25-201712:00 PM  - 12:50 PM

During this 50-minute session, ways to foster and promote humanism and professionalism in health science education will be discussed.

Cell Biology Seminar Jan. 25

01-25-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

Graduate Student Collaborative Research in Progress Seminar Series

Tylor Lewis, Graduate Student, Besharse Lab, and Emily Seminary, Graduate Student, Ebert Lab, present a seminar.

Cancer Biology Research Forum: "The Effects of Astrocytes on Medulloblastoma Metastasis"

01-26-20179:00 AM  - 10:00 AM

Emily Gronseth, Graduate Student, Department of Pediatrics, Ramchandran Lab

Pediatric Grand Rounds “Clinical Cardiogenetics: If You Build It, Who Will Come?” - Jan. 27

01-27-20178:30 AM  - 9:30 AM

Gabrielle Geddes, MD, FAAP, FACMG, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics, MCW

MCW Cancer Center Grand Rounds, "Going Through the Storms of Life," Jan. 27

01-27-20178:30 AM  - 10:00 AM

MCW Cancer Center Grand Rounds presents Pastor Julius Malone, Senior Pastor, New Testament Church of Milwaukee, Pancreas Cancer Survivor. He will be presenting on "Going through the Storms of Life: Facing Pancreatic Cancer without Worry or Anxiety."

 

Breakfast is provided. Please RSVP to Sharon Brown at 414-805-3158 or skbrown@mcw.edu. 
 

8:30-9 a.m. Breakfast, Reception & Book Signing

9-10 a.m. Presentation and Discussion

Pancreatic Cancer Symposium Jan. 27

01-27-201710:30 AM  - 5:30 PM

6th Annual Pancreatic Cancer Symposium

The Harley-Davidson Museum
The Rumble Room
400 W. Canal Street
Milwaukee, WI

Pancreatic Cancer Symposium, Jan. 27

01-27-201710:30 AM  - 6:00 PM

By the year 2020, pancreatic cancer is projected to be the second leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States. The incidence of pancreatic cancer in Wisconsin is among the highest in the country.
This year, our symposium has been structured to provide a comprehensive overview of the management of patients with pancreatic cancer for clinicians with all levels. Our morning session will focus on the diagnostic workup and staging for newly diagnosed patients and outline stage-specific treatment principles. In our mid-morning session, we will review of the recent proceedings at GI ASCO and discuss novel targets for pancreatic cancer with Dr. Gauri Varadhachary, from the MD Anderson Cancer Center. Finally, our afternoon session will look to the future in pancreatic cancer research, with a focus on utilization of treatment biomarkers and a basic science lecture from Marina Pasca di Magliano, PhD, of the University of Michigan.

Registration Fee is $25 and is worth 6 CEUs. Please fill out the travel request form to obtain management approval before registering for any educational events. Register at ocpe.mcw.edu/surgery. 

Kaleidoscope Film Showing "In Plain Sight" Jan. 27

01-27-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

The film showing of "In Plain Sight" will be followed by discussion led by Eileen Alvarado, Outreach Coordinator & Educator at UMOS, Latina Resource Center.

PCOR Seminar "PCOR Seed Grant Recipient Presentations" Jan. 27

01-27-201712:45 PM  - 2:00 PM

PCOR Seed Grant Recipient Presentations:
Lindsay Nelson, PhD, Assistant professor, Medical College of Wisconsin presneting "Improving Outcomes Measurement for Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury" and Melinda Stolley, PhD, Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin & Kelly Hoorman, BA, Research Program Coordinator II, Medical College of Wisconsin presenting "A Nature-Based Outdoor Activity Intervention to Improve Breast Cancer Survivorship"

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