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A Deep-Dive Session on Qualtrics
Title: A Deep-Dive Session on Qualtrics
Date & Time: Mar 28, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: MMRL 1-441

UCLA Laryngology Update 2019: Learning through a Case-Based Approach

April 05, 2019
Geffen Hall Auditorium
UCLA Campus
Los Angeles, California

Laryngology covers the advanced care of voice, airway, and swallowing disorders. The correct diagnosis and ultimate treatment of the patient with laryngology problems require attention to detail and a broad foundation of knowledge.

UCLA Brain Attack! '19 Symposium

April 27, 2019
UCLA Carnesale Commons
251 Charles E. Young Drive, West
Los Angeles, California 90095

The UCLA Comprehensive Stroke Center presents its annual Brain Attack symposium to review the practical, clinical aspects of stroke prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. The course will cover stroke risk factors, diagnostic testing, and medical and interventional therapy.

Second Annual UCLA Spinal Cord Injury Symposium

April 27, 2019
Red Bull Media House Santa Monica, California April 27, 2019
The UCLA Spinal Cord Injury Symposium is a one-day course that presents contemporary and future strategies in the management of spinal cord injury.

MR-Guided Radiation Therapy: The Next Frontier in Radiation Oncology
May 17, 2019
UCLA Luskin Conference Center
425 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095

This course will update the status of MRgRT, examine clinical treatment scenarios, provide strategies to overcome implementation challenges, and review current research programs designed to explore the benefits of MRgRT.
UCLA Heart Failure Symposium 2019: State-of-the-Art Updates & Therapies for Advanced Heart Failure

May 18, 2019
Marina del Rey Marriott
Marina del Rey, California

Heart failure affects approximately six million Americans and is the most common diagnosis for acute hospitalization in patients over 65 years. Over the next decade, we will see a dramatic increase in the number of patients in the community with advanced heart failure who can benefit from advanced therapies for complex cardiac disease. Academic medical centers, such as UCLA, have an opportunity to integrate treatment advances into a comprehensive patient-centered heart failure management program. UCLA Health wants to enhance the role of the primary care physician and primary cardiologist as the central provider for continuity of care for these complex heart failure patients.

UCLA Department of Ophthalmology Annual Seminar

June 07-08, 2019
UCLA Stein Eye Institute
RPB Auditorium
Los Angeles, California

The UCLA Department of Ophthalmology Annual Seminar is designed as an update course covering current clinical and research aspects of each of the ophthalmic subspecialties.

UCLA Solid Organ Transplant Symposium 2019: Celebrating the Past and Embracing the Future: UCLA’s Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Transplant

June 14, 2019
Iris Cantor Auditorium
Geffen Hall, UCLA Campus
Los Angeles, California

The UCLA Solid Organ Transplant Symposium is a one-day conference coordinated through UCLA Health Department of Transplant Services; the UCLA Office of Continuing Medical Education; and the UCLA Transplant Multi-Disciplinary teams.

Aesthetic Eyelid and Facial Rejuvenation Course 2019

July 19-20, 2019
Day One: 53-129, Center for Health Sciences (CHS)
Day Two: UCLA Stein Eye Institute, RPB Auditorium

This course is a tightly focused survey of surgical and non-surgical options for periorbital and facial rejuvenation. The multidisciplinary faculty, renown experts in their fields, focus on practical techniques and conceptual pearls designed to send participants home with tools that they can immediately apply to their own practice.

Fourth Annual UCLA / SVS Symposium: A Comprehensive Review and Update of What's New in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

August 24-26, 2019
The Beverly Hilton
Beverly Hills, California

This three-day course represents a joint effort of the Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at UCLA and Society for Vascular Surgery.

24th Annual Pediatric Board Review Course / Board Prep Course

September 03-08, 2019
UCLA Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center 425 Westwood Plaza Los Angeles, California
The goal of this course is to provide a broad, but in-depth review of pediatrics for those preparing for the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) certification examination, those undergoing ABP re-certification, and pediatricians and family practitioners seeking an intensive refresher course in pediatrics.

Meeting the Challenge of Primary Care

October 23-26, 2019
Kaua’i Marriott Resort
Lihue, Hawaii

It is often said that the “common things occur most commonly” and nowhere is this not more true than in primary care. This four-day symposium will provide the participant with an update on common problems seen in primary care related to preventive medicine, rheumatology, internal medicine, and women’s health.

7th Annual UCLA Diabetes Symposium

November 16, 2019
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel Santa Monica, California November 16, 2019
Diabetes poses a major healthcare challenge given its rising prevalence, cost, and risk of chronic complications and co-morbidities. Healthcare providers are required to address these concerns in a changing landscape of therapy and technology where treatments for diabetes continue to expand.

Metabolism/ Mito Super Seminar: "Developing Mitochondrial Transfer Methods to Model Mitochondrial-Nuclear Interactions" - Alex Sercel
Title: Metabolism/ Mito Super Seminar: "Developing Mitochondrial Transfer Methods to Model Mitochondrial-Nuclear Interactions" - Alex Sercel
Date & Time: Mar 19, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: 27-200C CHS

Junior Faculty Lecture Series: "Patient Focused Research" - Mitchell D. Wong, MD, PhD
Title: Junior Faculty Lecture Series: "Patient Focused Research" - Mitchell D. Wong, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 19, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 63-105 CHS

Surgery Grand Rounds: "Pancreatic Cancer: Much Accomplished and the Future Looks Bright " - Keith D. Lillemore, MD
Title: Surgery Grand Rounds: "Pancreatic Cancer: Much Accomplished and the Future Looks Bright " - Keith D. Lillemore, MD
Date & Time: Mar 20, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: 73-105 CHS

Head & Neck Surgery Distinguished Speaker: “Otolaryngologists and Sleep Medicine” - Kathleen Yaremchuk, MD, MSA
Title: Head & Neck Surgery Distinguished Speaker: “Otolaryngologists and Sleep Medicine” - Kathleen Yaremchuk, MD, MSA
Date & Time: Mar 20, 2019 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: UCLA Neuroscience Research Building NRB Auditorium, Room 132

Renal Grand Rounds: "Management of Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease" - Syed Asad Ali, MBBS
Title: Renal Grand Rounds: "Management of Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease" - Syed Asad Ali, MBBS
Date & Time: Mar 20, 2019 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Alan Wilkinson Conference Room, 200 Medical Plaza, Suite 565

Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds Presents: Elizabeth Bromley, M.D., and Joseph Rosa III, M.D.
Title: Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Grand Rounds Presents: Elizabeth Bromley, M.D., and Joseph Rosa III, M.D.
Date & Time: Mar 20, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: Tamkin Auditorium B-130, RRUMC

Department of Urology Grand Rounds
Title: Department of Urology Grand Rounds
Date & Time: Mar 20, 2019 7:15 AM - 8:15 AM
Location: CHS 53-105

Cancelled CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar: "Imaging Immunity - Developing a Spatiotemporal Understanding of Host Defense" - Ron Germain, M.D., Ph.D., NIH-NIAID
Title: CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar: "Imaging Immunity - Developing a Spatiotemporal Understanding of Host Defense" - Ron Germain, M.D., Ph.D., NIH-NIAID
Date & Time: Mar 20, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: NRB Auditorium

OB/GYN Grand Rounds: "Tumor Microenvironment: A Gold Mine of Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets" - Sandra Orsulic, PhD
Title: OB/GYN Grand Rounds: "Tumor Microenvironment: A Gold Mine of Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets" - Sandra Orsulic, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 20, 2019 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Location: 13-105 CHS

OHRC Musculoskeletal Research Seminar Series: "Cyclin-Dependent Protein Kinase 9 (CDK9) and Osteosarcoma" - Zhenfeng Duan, MD, PhD
Title: OHRC Musculoskeletal Research Seminar Series: "Cyclin-Dependent Protein Kinase 9 (CDK9) and Osteosarcoma" - Zhenfeng Duan, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 21, 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location: 154 BSRB

Mindful Music Presents: 12:15 Concert Series featuring Dalida Arakelian
Title: Mindful Music Presents: 12:15 Concert Series featuring Dalida Arakelian
Date & Time: Mar 21, 2019 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Location: Semel Institute Auditorium

CDI Scientific Seminar: "Where are we on the path to HIV CURE and remission?" - Yvonne J. Bryson, MD
Title: CDI Scientific Seminar: "Where are we on the path to HIV CURE and remission?" - Yvonne J. Bryson, MD
Date & Time: Mar 21, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Moss Auditorium, A2-342 MDCC

Pediatrics Grand Rounds: "Pediatric Infectious Disease" - Grace M. Aldrovandi, MD and Sean Fitzwater, MD
Title: Pediatrics Grand Rounds: "Pediatric Infectious Disease" - Grace M. Aldrovandi, MD and Sean Fitzwater, MD
Date & Time: Mar 22, 2019 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Location: B-130 RRMC

Human Genetics Seminar Series: “Informing Clinical Interpretations of Structural Chromosome Rearrangements: Implementing Evolving Knowledge from Chromatin Structure” - Dr. Cynthia C. Morton
Title: Human Genetics Seminar Series: “Informing Clinical Interpretations of Structural Chromosome Rearrangements: Implementing Evolving Knowledge from Chromatin Structure” - Dr. Cynthia C. Morton
Date & Time: Mar 25, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Gonda Building 1st Floor Conference Room, 1357

Cardiovascular Theme Seminar Series: “Contribution of the Microcirculation to Cardiovascular Disease” - David Gutterman, MD
Title: Cardiovascular Theme Seminar Series: “Contribution of the Microcirculation to Cardiovascular Disease” - David Gutterman, MD
Date & Time: Mar 25, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: 53-105 CHS

RCMAR CHIME Methodological Seminar: "Intervention Design: A Few Tricks, Tips and Suggestions " - Gery Ryan, PhD
Title: RCMAR CHIME Methodological Seminar: "Intervention Design: A Few Tricks, Tips and Suggestions " - Gery Ryan, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 25, 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: 1100 Glendon Ave Suite 850

Renal Grand Rounds: “Kidney Involvement in Rheumatic Disease” – Mohammad Kamgar, MD
Title: Renal Grand Rounds: “Kidney Involvement in Rheumatic Disease” – Mohammad Kamgar, MD
Date & Time: Mar 27, 2019 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Location: Alan Wilkinson Conference Room, 200 Medical Plaza, Suite 565

ICNG: "Rare variant analysis for extended pedigrees and its application to severe bipolar disorder" - Jae Hoon Sul, PhD
Title: ICNG: "Rare variant analysis for extended pedigrees and its application to severe bipolar disorder" - Jae Hoon Sul, PhD
Date & Time: Mar 28, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Gonda 1357

Human Genetics Seminar Series - Dr. Alex K. Shalek - “Translating Single-Cell Genomics to the Clinic”
Title: Human Genetics Seminar Series - Dr. Alex K. Shalek - “Translating Single-Cell Genomics to the Clinic”
Date & Time: Apr 01, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Gonda Building 1st Floor Conference Room, 1357

UCLA QCBio Interactive Workshop: Intro to Unix Command Line
Title: UCLA QCBio Interactive Workshop: Intro to Unix Command Line
Date & Time: Apr 01, 2019 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Boyer Hall, Room 529

Save the Date: Walsh Lectureship
Save the Date for the John H. Walsh Young Investigators Research Prize Seminar on April 24.
The Therapuetic Antibody Laboratory (TAL) seminar: "Advancing New Biological Insights to Create Clinic-Ready Drugs" - Peter Bowers, PhD, TAL Director, and Bill Boyle, PhD, TAL Faculty​
Title: The Therapuetic Antibody Laboratory (TAL) seminar: "Advancing New Biological Insights to Create Clinic-Ready Drugs" - Peter Bowers, PhD, TAL Director, and Bill Boyle, PhD, TAL Faculty​
Date & Time: Apr 02, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: 53-105 CHS

UCLA QCBio Interactive Workshop: Intro to Python
Title: UCLA QCBio Interactive Workshop: Intro to Python
Date & Time: Apr 02, 2019 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Boyer Hall, Room 529

CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar: "Towards the Biological Root of Aggression and Anger" - David Anderson, Ph.D., Caltech
Title: CTSI Distinguished Speaker Seminar: "Towards the Biological Root of Aggression and Anger" - David Anderson, Ph.D.
Date & Time: Apr 03, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: NRB Auditorium

The Paul Torrens Health Forum: "Gun Violence: Its Traumatic Impact On Our Communities" 
Title: The Paul Torrens Health Forum: "Gun Violence: Its Traumatic Impact On Our Communities" 
Date & Time: Apr 03, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Neuroscience Research Building (NRB) Auditorium, UCLA

Cardiovascular Theme Seminar Series: "Large-Scale Proteomics to Inform Current Health Status and Future Health Risks" - Peter Ganz, MD
Title: Cardiovascular Theme Seminar Series: "Large-Scale Proteomics to Inform Current Health Status and Future Health Risks" - Peter Ganz, MD
Date & Time: Apr 03, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: 53-105 CHS

UCLA Brain Mapping Seminar Series: “Constrained Magnetic Resonance Imaging and the Blessings of Dimensionality” - Justin Haldar, PhD
Title: UCLA Brain Mapping Seminar Series: “Constrained Magnetic Resonance Imaging and the Blessings of Dimensionality” - Justin Haldar, PhD
Date & Time: Apr 04, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Neuroscience Research Building (NRB 132)

JCCC Research Seminar - “Reprogramming Human Immune Cell Circuitry” - Alexander Marson, MD, PhD
Title: JCCC Research Seminar - “Reprogramming Human Immune Cell Circuitry” - Alexander Marson, MD, PhD
Date & Time: Apr 04, 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: CHS 53-105

Drop-In Statistical Consults
Biostatistical consultations are available at UCLA and appointments can be arranged at LA BioMed and Cedars-Sinai.
UCLA QCBio: Spring Interactive Workshops for Programming and Data Analysis
Registration is now open for 17 programming and data analysis workshops in the QCBio Collaboratory.
6th Annual Children's Discovery & Innovation Institute Symposium
The 6th Annual UCLA Children’s Discovery and Innovation Institute (CDI) Symposium will be hosted at UCLA on May 29, 2019 to generate cross-campus collaborations to advance translational child health research. The UCLA CDI Institute is the research home of the Pediatrics Department and was established in 2013. The CDI Institute encourages multidisciplinary child health research and training at UCLA across the spectrum of basic, translational, clinical and health services research.
Call for Applications: Certificate Program - Training Program in Translational Science
Apply now for the two-year TPTS Certifificate Program! Deadline is May 15, 2019.
Call for Applications: Master of Science in Clinical Research Graduate Program
Applications are now being accepted for the two-year Master of Science in Clinical Research Graduate Program! Deadline is May 15, 2019.
Drop-In Consults with CTSI Grants Submission Unit
Get Help on Your Grant Application!
Volunteers with Depression needed for Sleep Deprivation Study
If you are experiencing moderate-to-severe depression for at least six months and are between 20-64 years old, you may be eligible to participate in a total sleep deprivation study at UCLA. 
The Habitual Diet and Avocado Trial is seeking new volunteers! (HAT Study)
Participants sought for a nutrition study looking at the benefits of avocados on abdominal fat and other health markers.
Volunteers with Depression needed for Ketamine Treatment Study
If you are experiencing moderate-to-severe depression for at least six months, meet criteria for treatment resistance, and are between 20-64 years old, you may be eligible to participate in a ketamine infusion treatment study at UCLA. 
Volunteers with Depression needed for tDCS Study
If you have been diagnosed with depression, are unmedicated or on stable antidepressant medication, are between 18-55 years old, and are able to receive a brain scan, you may be eligible to participate in a depression research study using neurostimulation. 
Research Study for Women With Regular and Irregular Menstrual Cycles
Dr. Daniel Dumesic and his research team from the UCLA Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology are conducting a study to learn more about endocrine and metabolic conditions in women.
Do you want to know if you have a patent foramen ovale?
We would like to assess the incidence of patent foramen ovale, a congenital cardiac lesion with possible hemodynamic consequences, in the young healthy population.
UCLA Memory study for participants age 60-90
UCLA Memory study for participants age 60-90
Adult Control Volunteers (55 - 85) wanted for Early-onset Alzheimer's Disease Study
Behavioral Neurology is recruiting healthy control volunteers (age 55 - 85) for Early-onset Alzheimer's Disease Study.
Was Your Child Exposed to Alcohol During Pregnancy?
Was Your Child Exposed to Alcohol During Pregnancy?
Healthy Children 8 to 13 Years Old Needed for a Study of Brain Development
Healthy Children 8 to 13 Years Old Needed for a Study of Brain Development
Do You Suspect That Your Child May Have ADHD?
Do You Suspect That Your Child May Have ADHD?
Innovation Fund Biomedical Funding Opportunity
Campus-Wide Competition for Awards up to $200,000. Due March 31, 2019.
UCLA CTSI Core Voucher RFA
The CTSI will award vouchers worth up to $10,000 in core services to investigators at all CTSI partner institutions (UCLA Westwood, Cedars-Sinai, LA BioMed at Harbor-UCLA, and Charles R. Drew University). Voucher Application Online Submission: March 4 – April 1, 2019.
Request for Applications - UCLA SPORE in Prostate Cancer Developmental Research and Career Enhancement Programs
Request for Applications The UCLA SPORE in Prostate Cancer is accepting applications for the Developmental Research and Career Enhancement Programs (2019-2020 award cycle).  Online Submission opens Monday, February 25, 2019. Applications are due Monday, April 1, 2019 by 5 pm PST.
University of California Pitch Day - June 28, 2019
UC Center for Accelerated Innovation (CAI) and UC Biomedical Research, Integration and Development (BRAID) are partnering with UCI Applied Innovation to host a forum on June 28, 2019, for UC Faculty to pitch advanced translational programs to a group of potential investors. Applications are due April 8, 2019, at 5 PM PST. Find out more at bit.ly/ucpitchday.