Johns Hopkins Gazette | January 7, 2008
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The newspaper of The Johns Hopkins University January 7, 2008 | Vol. 37 No. 16

Weekly Calendar

Colloquia | Discussion/Talks | Lectures | Music | Seminars | Special Events | Workshops



Fri., Jan. 11, 2 p.m. "Asymmetry and Change in Future Warfare," an APL colloquium with Lt. Gen. David Barno, U.S. Army (retired), National Defense University. Sponsored by the Applied Physics Laboratory. Parsons Auditorium. APL



Tues., Jan. 8, 12:15 p.m. JHU Sexual Harassment Prevention Program discussion with Caroline Laguerre-Brown, Office of Institutional Equity. Sponsored by the Office of the Dean, SPH. W1214 SPH (Sheldon Hall). EB



Nathan Gunn, recognized as one of the country's most exciting young baritones, is joined by his wife, pianist Julie Gunn, for an enchanting evening that includes American song. See Music.

Tues., Jan. 8, 5:30 p.m. "The American Songbook," a lecture by Ray Sprenkle. Part of his 2007-2008 lecture series sponsored by the Shriver Hall Concert Series. Muller Auditorium. HW

Thurs., Jan. 10, 12:30 p.m. "Financing Research Collaborations: Opportunities and Benefits Available Through CCIR Funding," a Center for Collaborative Intervention Research brown bag lecture by Elizabeth Hill, SoN, Nancy Woods, SoN and Jennifer Wenzel, SoN. Faculty and staff only. Room 10, Anne M. Pinkard Bldg. EB



Sun., Jan. 13, 5:30 p.m. Shriver Hall Concert Series presents baritone Nathan Gunn and pianist Julie Gunn, performing music by Mozart, Schubert, Benjamin Moore, Tom Waits and Charles Ives. $33 general admission, $17 for non-JHU students; free for JHU students. Shriver Hall Auditorium. HW



Mon., Jan. 7, 4 p.m. "Self-Renewal and Differentiation of Spermatogonial Stem Cell," a Biochemistry and Molecular Biology seminar with Makoto Nagano, McGill University. W2030 SPH. EB

Mon., Jan. 7, 4 p.m. The David Bodian Seminar in Neuroscience--"Coherence Potentials: A Network Level Action Potential-Like Phenomenon in the Cortex" with Tara Thiagarajan, NIH. Sponsored by the Krieger Mind/Brain Institute. 338 Krieger. HW

Tues., Jan. 8, 10 a.m. "Association Between Maternal Depression and Socioeconomic Factors and Vaccine Receipt by Very Young Children," a Health Policy and Management thesis defense seminar with Lisa Lyman. E4611 SPH. EB

Tues., Jan. 8, 1 p.m. "The Effects of Macronutrient Intake on Self-Reported Appetite and Appetite Hormones," an Epidemiology thesis defense seminar with Jeanette Beasley. W2017 SPH. EB

Wed., Jan. 9, 2 p.m. "Estimating the Mean Medical Cost in Small Samples," a Biostatistics thesis defense seminar with Kim Fai Kenny Shum. E2030 SPH (Feinstone Hall). EB

Wed., Jan. 9, 4 p.m. "Evolution: A Context for Medicine and Medical Education," an Environmental Health Sciences seminar with David Valle, SoM. W1030 SPH (Anna Baetjer Room). EB

Thurs., Jan. 10, noon. "Role of TLRs/MyD88 in Host Resistance/Pathogenesis to Protozoan Infection: Lessons From Malaria," an Infectious Diseases and Molecular Microbiology and Immunology joint seminar with Ricardo Gazzinelli, UMass Medical School. W2030 SPH. EB

Thurs., Jan. 10, noon. "Tube (tu-be) or Not Tube (tu-be): The Formation and Maintenance of Epithelial Tubes," a Cell Biology seminar with Deborah Andrew, SoM. Suite 2-200, 1830 Bldg. EB

Fri., Jan. 11, 11 a.m. "Global Energy Dissipation Rate of Oceanic Low-Frequency Flows by Quadratic Bottom Drag," a CEAFM seminar with Brian Arbic, University of Texas. 110 Maryland. HW

Mon., Jan. 14, 12:15 p.m. "Blame It On My Genes! Behavioral Genetics and the Causes of Crime," a Berman Institute of Bioethics seminar with Paul Appelbaum. Co-sponsored by Psychiatry. W2008 SPH. EB

Mon., Jan. 14, 12:15 p.m. "Causes and Consequences of Epigenetic Variation in the Human Population," a Carnegie Institution Embryology seminar with Carmen Sapienza, Temple University. Rose Auditorium, 3520 San Martin Drive. HW

Mon., Jan. 14, 4 p.m. The David Bodian Seminar in Neuroscience--"Gateways to Tactile Perception: Parallel Processing of Pain and Somatosensation" with Asaf Keller, University of Maryland School of Medicine. Sponsored by the Krieger Mind/Brain Institute. 338 Krieger. HW


Special Events

Fri., Jan. 11, noon. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration, with keynote speaker Al Sharpton. Turner Auditorium. (See story, "The Rev. Al Sharpton to lead MLK Jr. Commemoration," in this issue.) EB



Worklife Programs workshops. Locations given on registration at

Tues., Jan. 8, 2:30 p.m. "Essential Steps for College Admission," with John Latting and Ellen Ostendorf.

Tues., Jan. 9, noon, and Mon., Jan. 14, noon. "Legal Preparedness for Families," with Jason Frank of Frank, Frank and Scherr, LLC.

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