Johns Hopkins Gazette | December 19, 2005
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The newspaper of The Johns Hopkins University December 19, 2005 | Vol. 35 No. 15

Weekly Calendar

Colloquia | Grand Rounds | Information Sessions | Music | Seminars |



Fri., Jan. 6, 2 p.m. "USAF Science and Technology," an APL colloquium with Mark Lewis, USAF; Parsons Auditorium. APL


Grand Rounds

Wed., Jan. 4, 4 to 6 p.m. "Removing Insult from Injury — Helping Doctors Deal with Mistakes," Preventive Medicine/Public Health grand rounds with Albert Wu, SPH. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean. W1214 SPH (Sheldon Hall). EB


Information Sessions

Delta Sigma Pi information sessions; learn more about the leading business fraternity in the U.S. Sponsored by SPSBE.

Tues., Jan. 3, 7 p.m. Downtown Center.
Wed., Jan. 4, 7 p.m. Columbia Center. CC
Thurs., Jan. 5, 6:30 p.m. Washington D.C. Center.



Sun., Jan. 8, 5:30 p.m. Shriver Hall Concert Series presents the Zukerman Chamber Players. $33 general admission, $17 for students, $8 for student rush tickets. Shriver Hall Auditorium. HW


Acclaimed musician Pinchas Zukerman comes to Shriver Hall on Sunday, Jan. 8, with the Zukerman Chamber Players, an ensemble that includes four proteges. A mentor and inspiration to young musicians throughout his adult life, Zukerman formed the group as part of his continuing effort to motivate future generations of musicians through education and outreach. See Music.


Mon., Dec. 19, 12:15 p.m. "Characterization of Human TorsinA and Its Dystonia-Associated Mutant Form," a Carnegie Institution Embryology seminar with Zhonghua Liu, Kansas State University; 3520 San Martin Drive. HW

Mon., Dec. 19, 12:15 p.m. "Lipoprotein(a): A Hereditable Cardiovascular Risk Factor with Dramatic Racial and Protein Variation," an Epidemiology seminar with Josef Coresh, SPH, and Wen Hong Linda Kao, SPH; W4030 SPH. EB

Mon., Dec. 19, 4 p.m. "The Role of the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor in the Ovary," a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology seminar with Jodi Flaws, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Co-sponsored by Urology and Gynecology/Obstetrics. W2030 SPH. EB

Tues., Dec. 20, noon. "Developing Indicators of Success for a Faith-Based Breast Cancer Prevention Intervention Targeting African-American Women in Baltimore," a Health, Behavior and Society seminar with Isa Williams Miles, SPH; 208 Hampton House. EB

Thurs., Dec. 22, noon. "Enrichment Material and Post-Op Recovery of Mice," an Animal Care and Use Committee seminar with Kinta Diven, IACUC; 403 Ross. EB

Wed., Jan. 4, 8:15 a.m. "A Cluster Randomized Trial of Guided Care for Frail Elderly People," a Center for Clinical Trals seminar with Charles Boult, SPH; W2030 SPH. EB


Special Events

Tues., Dec. 20, 1:30 p.m. "Promise and Fulfilment," an Advent service of lessons and carols for JHH staff, patients and visitors; with concert pianist Jason Peterson. Sponsored by Pastoral Care. Hurd Hall. EB

Sat., Dec. 24, 10 a.m. Graveside observance for Mr. Johns Hopkins, an annual event in honor of the university's founder on the anniversary of his death. Sponsored by the Office of Government, Community and Public Affairs. Greenmount Cemetery. Off campus

Thurs., Jan. 5, 5:30 p.m. ... as I write to you..., an exhibition examining the handwritten word in early 19th-century Baltimore. (See "In Brief," this issue.) The exhibition continues through March 31. Homewood House. HW

Sat., Jan. 7, 5:30 p.m. "Try Your Hand," a chance for visitors to have their handwriting analyzed by Arthur Johnston of the International Graphoanalysis Society, learn to write with a quill pen, make paper from rag pulp; in conjunction with the exhibition I write to you..., Homewood House HW

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