Johns Hopkins Gazette | July 6, 2004
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The newspaper of The Johns Hopkins University July 6, 2004 | Vol. 33 No. 39

Weekly Calendar

Blood Drive | Discussion/Talks | Lectures | Seminars | Special Events |


Blood Drive

"Reach for the Red," American Red Cross/JHU Blood Drive. Sponsored by Faculty, Staff and Retiree Programs. To register for an appointment, go to

Tues., July 13, and Wed., July 14, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Glass Pavilion. HW

Wed., July 14, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Terrace Level (near E-wing), Hopkins at Eastern.



Tues., July 6, noon. Discussion group for family and friends of military personnel deployed overseas, with Ellen Walderman and Katherine Giuriceo. Registration required; call 443-997-6605. Sponsored by WORKlife Programs. Hopkins@Eastern



Thurs., July 8, 4 p.m. The Victor A. McKusick Lecture — "Genetics and Pharmacogenetics in Discovering and Developing Medicines" by Allen Roses, GlaxoSmithKline. Sponsored by McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine. WBSB Auditorium. EB



Wed., July 7, 10 a.m. "The Roles of Fertilin B, Egg Integrins and the Tetraspanin CD9 in Sperm-Egg Interactions," a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology thesis defense seminar with Xiaoling Zhu; W3030 BSPH. EB

Wed., July 7, 12:15 p.m. "BCC for ARV Care and Treatment," a Center for Communication Programs seminar with Carol Larivee and Gretchen Bachman, Family Health International; International Room, 111 Market Place. EB

Thurs., July 8, 12:15 p.m. "The ZIHPCOMM Experience in Zambia: Highlights and Lessons," a Center for Communication Programs seminar with Uttara Bharath Mumar; International Room, 111 Market Place. EB

Mon., July 12, noon. "Are Traditional Healers Contributing to the Health System? Pilot Studies in Mali and Mauritania," an International Health seminar with Bertrand Graz; W2008 BSPH. EB

Mon., July 12, 5:30 p.m. "Explore Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Consulting," a Hopkins Healthcare Business and Industry Organization seminar with Kevin Vigilante, Booz Allen Hamilton; W2030 BSPH. EB

Thurs., July 15, 12:15 p.m. "Organizational Capabilities That Facilitate Innovation: What Works and Why," a Center for Communication Programs seminar with Susan Taylor, Paul Tesluk and Holly Slay. First installment in the Innovations Working Group speaker series; International Room, 111 Market Place. EB

Fri., July 16, 10 a.m. "A Study of the Mental Health Effects of the 1988 Armenian Earthquake: The Search for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder," a Mental Health thesis defense seminar with Judith Bass; 845 Hampton House. EB


Special Events

Thurs., July 8, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Reception for the opening of Baltimore at Work and at Play: Through the Lens of Harry B. Leopold, early- to mid-20th-century Baltimore from the collection of Kristin Leopold. The exhibition runs through Sept. 30. RSVP to Leslie Wiggins at or 410-516-8330. M-Level, MSE Library. HW

Thurs., July 8, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Johns Hopkins International Society Welcome Reception for all new students, faculty and staff; designed for internationals but open to entire JHU community. 1st floor, Reed Hall, East Wing. EB

Fri., July 9, 7 p.m. The Baltimore Shakespeare Festival presents The Tempest on the lawn at Evergreen House. 5:30 p.m. Basignani Vineyards wine tasting. $25 person. Bring lawn chairs and blankets; enjoy a picnic dinner or purchase food at the festival. RSVP to the Office of Alumni Relations, 800-548-5481. Evergreen House, 4545 N. Charles St.

Blood Drive | Discussion/Talks | Lectures | Seminars | Special Events |


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