July 28, 2016 Announcements

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    Here’s what was featured on UofLNews on Wednesday, July 27, 2016:

    • UofL recognizes outstanding performers, Supervisor of the Year. Read more.
    • UofL faculty and staff introduce at-risk youth to careers in health care. Read more.
    • Ali Scholars reflect on international learning journey to Peru. Read more.

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    Did You Know?

    The University of Louisville Kentucky Author Forum was founded by Mary Moss Greenebaum in 1996 in honor of the university’s bicentennial. The forum has since welcomed two additional sponsors: Brown-Forman and The Humana Foundation. The fall 2016 season has been announced and tickets are on sale starting today.

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    Campus-Submitted Announcement List

    Miscellaneous

    1.) Belknap Campus parking changes delayed until spring semester

    2.) Informative training sessions with Anthony Travel scheduled

    3.) Belknap Farmers Market open today

    4.) Gray Street Farmers Market open today

    Lectures/Seminars/Symposiums

    5.) 14th Annual Child Neurology Symposium planned for Aug. 5

    6.) Lunch presentation: How Learning Works: An Overview of 7 Principles

    7.) Pharmacology and Toxicology Seminar today

    8.) Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, Distinguished Lecture on Cannabis

    Grand Rounds

    9.) Family Medicine Grand Rounds

    10.) Pediatric Grand Rounds

    11.) Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds

    12.) OB/GYN Grand Rounds

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    Campus-Submitted Announcements

    Miscellaneous

    1.) Belknap Campus parking changes delayed until spring semester

    Good news for blue and green parking permit holders: Anticipated changes to Belknap Campus lots near Speed School of Engineering have been put on hold until the spring semester. The Eastern Parkway entrance to the Speed School parking lots and the green permit lot on Third Street across from Reynolds Lofts will remain open through the fall semester.  For more information on Belknap parking changes, go to the special projects website.

     

    2.) Informative training sessions with Anthony Travel scheduled

    Anthony Travel is UofL’s travel management partner for all university business travel. Services include: individual and group air and hotel reservations, car reservations, 24/7 emergency assistance and more. The Controller’s Office is hosting training sessions for the Online Booking Tool. All individuals booking or arranging travel should one of the following sessions: August 1, MITC 201, Belknap Campus, 8:30-10 a.m., 10:15-11:45 a.m., 1:15-2:45 p.m. and 3-4:30 p.m.; and Aug. 2, HB 302, HSC Instructional Building, HSC Campus, 8:30-10 a.m., 10:15-11:45 a.m., 1:15-2:45 p.m. and 3-4:30 p.m.

    Additional Information: Email, UofL’s Anthony Travel team can be reached daily at (502) 369-8400, (888) 645-4260 after hours or via email

     

    3.) Belknap Farmers Market open today

    July 28, 3:30-6 p.m., 3rd Street and Brandeis Avenue

    Come check out the variety of products offered by 14 local farmers and vendors from Kentucky and Indiana.

    Additional Information: Email, website

     

    4.) Gray Street Farmers Market open today

    Thursdays through Oct. 27, rain or shine, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., 400 block of East Gray Street

    Some items available today include: various baked goods; peaches, melons, blackberries, bell peppers, tomatoes, sweet corn, squash, zucchini, beans, beets, cucumbers, and onions; antibiotic and hormone free beef, chicken, pork, lamb, rabbit, bison, frog legs, duck, goat, and eggs; kettle corn, honey, maple syrup, jams, sauces and pickled items; and all natural soaps, lotions, bug spray, and alcohol free hand sanitizer. Lunch: Boss Hogs, The Celtic Pig, and DelectaBites. Additional Information: Facebook, website

     

    Lectures/Seminars/Symposiums

    5.) 14th Annual Child Neurology Symposium planned for Aug. 5

    August 5, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wade Mountz Auditorium, Norton Hospital, 200 E. Chestnut St.; Physicians: $75; Nurses and Allied Health Professionals: $40; Fellows, Residents, Interns and students: Free

    Neurological disability is one of the most feared complications in pregnancy, labor and the early months of life. The developing brain is vulnerable and subject to a wide range of structural malformations and malfunctions that require care from various specialists. This year’s joint UofL/Norton Pediatric Neurology Update focuses on Neonatal Neurology. In addition to an expert keynote speaker, subspecialists from Kosair Children’s Hospital and UofL Physicians will address the participants.

    Additional Information: Karen Busse, 502-629-8519, register online

    6.) Lunch presentation: How Learning Works: An Overview of 7 Principles

    Aug. 17, noon – 1 p.m. (lunch served at 11:30 a.m.), School of Medicine, B Instructional Building, Room 115

    Join Dr. Gay Baughman, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of General Dentistry and Oral Medicine, and Dr. Marie Kendall Brown, Assistant Director, Delphi Center for Teaching and Learning, for this one-hour lunch presentation about the research-based principles of how human learning works. Lunch will be available at 11:30 a.m. Presentation will be 12-1 p.m.

    Additional Information: Website

     

    7.) Pharmacology and Toxicology Seminar today

    July 28, 10 a.m., HSC CTR 124; Free

    The Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology presents a M.S. Defense/Ph.D. Proposal Defense, “Air Pollution, Pulmonary Oxidative Stress, and the Endothelin System in the Development of Cardiovascular Injury,” by Jordan Finch, MS candidate in the lab of Daniel J. Conklin, PhD.

    Additional Information: Florence Su, 852-5141

     

    8.) Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, Distinguished Lecture on Cannabis

    August 4, 7-9 p.m., Louisville Free Public Library, Main Branch, 301 York St.; Free, but tickets are needed

    “The Cannabis Conundrum: The genetics & politics of America’s most controversial plant,” will be presented by DL Dr. George Weiblen of the Univ. of Minnesota. He studies the genetics of cannabis and challenges opinions on all sides of the debate of cannabis, used for fiber, oil, nutritious seeds, and psychoactive drugs.

    Additional Information: Register at (502) 574-1644 or LFPL.org

     

    Grand Rounds

    9.) Family Medicine Grand Rounds

    July 29, 7:30-8:30 a.m., Jewish Hospital Bottigheimer Auditorium; Free

    Betty Villafuerte, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology & Metabolism at UofL School of Medicine, will present, “Management of Obesity: What Works, and What Does Not Work?” CME category 1 is available for both AAFP and ACCME accreditation.

    Additional Information: Melissa Garrett, 852-5499

     

    10.) Pediatric Grand Rounds

    July 29, 8 a.m., Norton Hospital, 2nd Floor Auditorium

    This Friday, please join us for a pediatric grand rounds featuring George C. Rodgers, Jr. MD, PhD. Rodgers is a professor of pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He will present “Guns and Children.” After the presentation, the audience should know more about the history of gun ownership in the U.S., the extent and nature of gun-related injuries and death in children and understand the needs to lower morbidity and mortality associated with guns.

    Additional Information: Brittney Luckett, 502-629-8828

     

    11.) Orthopaedic Surgery Grand Rounds

    July 29, 6:45 7:45 a.m., Baxter I Research Building, lower level auditorium; Free

    Please join the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery as we welcome Michael J. Voor, PhD, Associate Professor, University of Louisville, Department of Orthpaedic Surgery. Dr. Voor will lecture on “Hip Fractures: Biomechanics of Osteoporotic Fractures and Prevention Strategies.”

    Additional Information: Monica Welsh, 852-6902

     

    12.) OB/GYN Grand Rounds GRAND ROUNDS-OB/GYN

    July 29, 1-2 p.m., Ambulatory Care Building-Basement Auditorium

    Please join us for Ob/Gyn Grand Rounds. We will have a guest speaker, Beth Riley, MD Director of Clinical Operations in the Brown Cancer Center. She will discuss “Ovarian Suppression in ER+ Breast Cancer: How Much is Enough?”

    Additional Information: Crystal Menear, 502-561-7463

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