Fri., Jan. 25, noon. "Waterkeepers Chesapeake:
Protecting the Chesapeake and Coastal Bays From
Pollution," a Center for a Livable Future information
session with members of Waterkeepers
Chesapeake, a coalition of 14 independent Waterkeeper
programs working to protect and restore the
Chesapeake and coastal bays and tributaries. W2008 SPH.
Wed., Jan. 23, 4 p.m. The Lawrence Grossman
Lecture--"The Role of Transcription in DNA Repair and
Genomic Stability" by Philip Hanawalt, Stanford University.
Sponsored by Biochemistry and Molecular
Biology. W1214 SPH (Sheldon Hall). EB
Wed., Jan. 23, 8 p.m. Peabody Faculty Chamber Music
Concert with Jeffrey Sharkey (piano), Alison
Wells (violoncello), Peter Salaff (violin) and Victoria
Chiang (viola), performing music by Beethoven,
Suk and Brahms. Part of the Sylvia Adalman Artist Recital
Series. $15 general admission, $10 senior
citizens and $5 for students with ID. Friedberg Hall.
Mon., Jan. 28, noon. Performance by Ilya
Finkelshteyn, principal cellist of the Baltimore Symphony
Orchestra and pianist Lura Johnson. Part of the Art of
Healing concert series sponsored by the Johns
Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. Weinberg Ceremonial Lobby.
Tues., Jan. 22, noon. "Protein Misfolding Stress in
Aging and Neurodegenerative Disease," a Biological
Chemistry seminar with Richard Morimoto, Northwestern
University. 612 Physiology. EB
Wed., Jan. 23, noon. "Influenza Virus Infection of
Respiratory Epithelial Cells," an Environmental
Health Sciences seminar with Andrew Pekosz, SPH. W7023 SPH.
Wed., Jan. 23, 4 p.m. "Tests of Gene-Environment
Interaction: Family-based Designs and Analysis," a
Biostatistics seminar with Nan Laird, Harvard School of
Public Health. W2030 SPH. EB
Thurs., Jan. 24, 10:30 a.m. "The Physical Health
Impacts of Post-Disaster Displacement: A Study of
the Older Adult Victims of Hurricane Katrina," a Health
Policy and Management thesis defense
seminar with Lori Uscher. 208 Hampton House. EB
Thurs., Jan. 24, noon. "Imaging Anti-Infection
Responses," an Infectious Diseases and Molecular
Microbiology and Immunology joint seminar with Christopher
Hunter, University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine. W2030 SPH. EB
Thurs., Jan. 24, noon. "Development, Implementation
and Evaluation of an Urban Food Store
Intervention for Korean Food Stores in Baltimore City to
Improve Availability of Healthy Foods for
Low-Income African Americans," an International Health
thesis defense seminar with Hee-Jung Song.
W2030 SPH. EB
Thurs., Jan. 24, noon. "Spatially Informed
Investigations of Social Gradients in Cancer Disparities,"
Environmental Health Sciences seminar with Ann Klassen,
SPH. W3030 SPH. EB
Thurs., Jan. 24, noon. "Cortical Rearrangement and
Mechanosensing During Cytokinesis," a Cell Biology
seminar with Douglas Robinson, SoM. Suite 2-200, 1830 Bldg.
Thurs., Jan. 24, 1 p.m. "Glial Function in
Drosophila Nervous System Development," a Neuroscience
faculty-search seminar with Ulrike Gaul, Rockefeller
University. West Lecture Hall (ground floor),
Thurs., Jan. 24, 3:30 p.m. "Host Factors Promoting
and Restricting Retrovirus Replication," a Molecular
Biology and Genetics seminar with Stephen Goff, Columbia
University. 517 PCTB. EB
Fri., Jan. 25, 12:15 p.m. "Toward Semantic
Interoperability for Electronic Health Records," a Division
of Health Science Informatics Journal Club seminar with
Jacob Aaronson, SoM. Co-sponsored by SoM
and SPH. W1214 SPH (Sheldon Hall). EB
Mon., Jan. 28, 12:15 p.m. "Involving Children With
Life-Limiting and Life-Shortening Illnesses in
Medical Decisions," a Berman Institute of Bioethics seminar
with Myra Bluebond-Langer. Co-sponsored
by the Harriet Lane Compassionate Care Program and the
Pediatric Noon Conferences, SoM. 306
Pediatrics, CMSC. EB
Mon., Jan. 28, 12:15 p.m. "The Functional
Microarchitecture of the Mouse Barrel Cortex," a Carnegie
Institution Embryology seminar with Karel Svoboda, Janelia
Farm Research Campus. Rose Auditorium,
3520 San Martin Drive. HW
Mon., Jan. 28, 4 p.m. David Bodian Seminar in
Neuroscience--"Early Circuits That Regulate Cortical
Development and Plasticity" with Patrick Kanold, University
of Maryland. Sponsored by the Krieger
Mind/Brain Institute. 338 Krieger. HW
Mon., Jan. 28, 4 p.m. "A New Repair Pathway for DNA
Interstrand Cross-Links?" a Biochemistry and
Molecular Biology seminar with Paul Miller, SPH. W2030 SPH.
Center for Educational Resources workshops. Register
Garrett Room, MSE
Tues., Jan. 22, 3 p.m. "Being a TA in Arts and
Sciences," with Jennifer Zosh, KSAS, and
teaching assistants who will share information on dealing
with the experiences and challenges
encountered in leading classes and labs. Format includes
time for questions and answers.
Thurs., Jan. 24, and Mon., Jan. 28, noon. "Financial
Fitness in 2008: Getting Back on Track After the
Holidays," with author and financial coach Jennifer
Matthews. Sponsored by Worklife Programs.
Location given on registration at
*Thurs., Jan. 24, 1 p.m. "Podcasting 101," how to
create a podcast and post it online, and a
description of podcasting services at Johns Hopkins, with
Mike Reese, CER.
Thurs., Jan. 24, 3 p.m. "The Role of a TA at JHU,"
an overview of the role of a teaching
assistant at Johns Hopkins with Richard Shingles, KSAS.
Workshop covers topics such as faculty
expectations, ethics and academic integrity, relating to
students, dealing with disabilities and
academic assistance for undergraduates.
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