Upcoming Research Events at Nationwide Children's Hospital
THURSDAY, JULY 30
Summer Scientist Education Series: "Hard Work, Youth & Discipline: A Crossroad Between Mathematics and Science"
4-5PM, Discovery Auditorium (WA1020)
William Stewart, PhD, Battelle Center for Mathematical Medicine, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital
FRIDAY, JULY 31
Responsible Conduct of Research Training: "Scientific Misconduct"
11:30-12:30PM, Discovery Auditorium (WA1020)
Robyn Cunningham, Nationwide Children's Hospital
FRIDAY, JULY 31
Translational Research in Hem/Onc/BMT: "The Promise of Mesenchymal Stromal Cells in Regenerative Medicine"
1-2PM, Discovery Auditorium (WA1020)
Armand Keating, MD, University of Toronto
MONDAY, AUGUST 3
Special Seminar: "Young Driver Safety: Graduated Driver Licensing, Distracted Driving and Beyond"
12:30-1:30PM, WB1110 (Research Building 3)
Motao Zhu, MD, MS, PhD, West Virginia University
THURSDAY, AUGUST 6
Adolescent Health Series: "Understanding Adolescent Well-Care Visits"
2-4PM, Stecker Auditorium
Sessions in this series are offered in-person and via live webcast. This session will highlight strategies to increase access to and utilization of the preventive adolescent well-care visit. It will discuss practical ways to provide an adolescent-friendly physical environment to appropriately and effectively care for the unique health care needs of adolescents. The components of the well-care visit will be described as well as long-term successful and promising local practices in adolescent health. The session aims to increase awareness of the importance of the well-care visit for this age group and will offer an array of approaches from which adolescent health and social services providers can consider to best fit their local needs and resources. REGISTER HERE.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 7
The Research Institute Food Truck Block Party
11:30AM-1:30PM, Kennedy Drive, outside of RBIII
Come celebrate cultural diversity and satisfy your lunchtime hunger with The Research Institute Diversity Enrichment (R.I.D.E.) steering committee at the 2015 Food Truck Block Party! Trucks that will be in attendance include Ajumama, Challah, Cilantro, Alice's Comfort Table, Pitabilities, Dave's Carribean Food, Winking Scotsman Meat Pies, Sophie's Pierogis and Kona Ice.
OCTOBER 14, 15 & 16
WVCTSI Annual Meeting & ATRN Health Summit
Marriott Town Center, Charleston, West Virginia
Join the West Virginia Clinical and Translational Science Institute for the 2015 Annual Meeting and as they host the Appalachian Translational Research Network's 2015 Health Summit. Event registration is free and the registration deadline is August 21, 2015. The deadline for abstract submission is August 16, 2015. More information is available on the event website.