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May 28 - June 3

Human Research Professionals Meeting May 30

05-30-201711:30 AM  - 1:00 PM

"Single-site IRB Mandate" presented by Connie Byrne, Institutional Liaison, Human Research Protection Program, and Beth McDonough, Institutional Liaison, Human Research Protection Program, Medical College of Wisconsin

11:30 a.m. Open for seating and announcements

Noon - 1 p.m. Presentation

Register Here or contact Sara Griffin for more information.

Cardiology Cath Conference "Coronary Lesion Assessment: IVUS, FFR, and OCT" May 31

05-31-20177:00 AM  - 8:00 AM

"Coronary Lesion Assessment: IVUS, FFR, and OCT" presented by Dr. Devin Mehta

The Eleanor Delfs, MD Lectureship for Pioneers May 31

05-31-20179:00 AM  - 10:00 AM

The Eleanor Delfs, MD Lectureship for Pioneers will serve as a means of permanently identifying the contributions of this outstanding woman and physician. Edward Trimble, MD, MPH, Director, NCI Center for Global Health, is our guest speaker this year. For more information, please visit the Obstretrics and Gynecology website.

Cell Biology Benjamin Lecture "The Life of Breath: Stem Cells of the Adult Lung" May 31

05-31-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

Brigid L.M. Hogan, PhD, FRS, Professor and Chair, Department of Cell Biology, Duke University School of Medicine, presents the Benjamin Lecture: "The life of breath: Stem cells of the adult lung."

Host: Michele Battle, PhD

Presentation: Laurent Garderet, MD, PhD, May 31

05-31-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

"Doublet Therapy Versus Triplet Therapy at Relapse: Are We Sure of the Answer”

Cancer Biology Research Forum, Erica Sloan, PhD, June 1

06-01-20179:00 AM  - 10:00 AM

"Neural Signaling Remodels Tumor Lymphatics: Repurposing BetaBlockers to Stop Metastasis​"

Erica Sloan, PhD

Senior Lecturer of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Melbourne, Australia

 

Assistant Professor

Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior

University of California, Los Angeles

 

 

Dissertation Defense of PhD for Stephanie L. Kellogg "Investigation of the Signal Transduction Networks mediating Antimicrobial Resistance in Enterococci" June 1

06-01-201711:00 AM  - 12:00 PM

On Thursday, June 1, Stephanie L. Kellogg will defend her dissertation entitled "Investigation of the signal transduction networks mediating antimicrobial resistance in enterococci." The dissertation defense will take place in the Microbiology and Immunology Conference Room 276 of the Basic Sciences Building at 11 a.m. Stephanie, a PhD candidate in the Microbiology and Immunology Program is under the advisement of Dr. Christopher J. Kristich.

Dissertation Defense of PhD Candidate Shauna Rasmussen "Characterization and utilization of immune compromised rats as an allogeneic rat hepatocyte transplant model" June 1

06-01-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

On Thursday, June 1, Shauna Rasmussen will defend her dissertation entitled "Characterization and utilization of immune compromised rats as an allogeneic rat hepatocyte transplant model." The dissertation defense will take place in the Basic Science Building, Physiology Conference Room 576 at noon. Shauna, a PhD candidate in the Physiology Program is under the advisement of Dr. Aron Geurts.

Pilot Grant LOI Due, June 2

06-02-2017 All Day Event

LOI due for MCW Cancer Center Pilot Funding Grants

SoCRA Certification Preparation and Review Course, June 2

06-02-20178:00 AM  - 4:00 PM

The Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Trials Office will sponsor a SoCRA Certification Preparation and GCP Review Course on June 2nd, 2017 with the Certification Exam (CCRP) following the next day, June 3rd, 2017.

The SoCRA Certification Preparation and Review Course will be held on Friday, June 2nd, 2017 from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm in Froedtert & Medical College of WI – Clinical Cancer Center, conference room M.  This course aids participants in preparing for the Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) certification exam through review of FDA and ICH Good Clinical Practice (GCP) guidelines.  This also provides a regulatory review for people interested in receiving continuing education credits but not interested in taking the certification exam.  SoCRA designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.5 Continuing Education Credits for SoCRA CE and Nurse CNE. SoCRA designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  This class has openings for up to 50 people.  Please see the SoCRA website for registration details www.socra.orgClass registration closes May 26. 

All participants for the course and/or exam must register through SoCRA (www.socra.org).  Any additional questions, please contact Paulette Jacobs, MS, CCRP, 414-805-4594, pjacobs@mcw.edu.

PM&R Grand Rounds "Mirror Therapy for Neurologic and Orthopaedic Conditions: Past, Present and Future" June 2

06-02-201712:00 PM  - 1:00 PM

"Mirror Therapy for Neurologic and Orthopaedic Conditions: Past, Present and Future"


Eric Altschuler, MD, PhD
Associate Chief
Residency Program Director
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Metropolitan Hospital, New York, NY

Final Public Examination for PhD by Patrick Gonyo "Nucleolar stress and DREAM regulation by SmgGDS" June 2

06-02-20171:00 PM  - 2:00 PM

Program for the Final Public Examination For the Doctor of Philosophy of Patrick Gonyo

Dissertation Defense pf PhD Candidate Patrick Gonyo "Nucleolar stress and DREAM regulation by SmgGDS" June 2

06-02-20171:00 PM  - 2:00 PM

On Friday, June 2, Patrick Gonyo will defend his dissertation entitled "Nucleolar stress and DREAM regulation by SmgGDS." The dissertation defense will take place in the Basic Science Building Room 676 at 1 p.m. Patrick, a PhD candidate in the Pharmacology and Toxicology Program is under the advisement of Dr. Carol Williams.

WBCS Showhouse for a Cure, June 3-18

06-03-2017 All Day Event

The 2017 Wisconsin Breast Care Showhouse, organized by WBCS, Inc., will be available for tours from Saturday, June 3 to Sunday, June 18.

Showhouse hours and admission:

  • Monday/Thursday/Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Sunday: noon – 4 p.m.
  • Showhouse ticket outlets via website: $20 (available until June 2)
  • Showhouse tickets at retail outlets listed on website: $20 (available until June 19)
  • Tickets purchased at Showhouse: $25

Proceeds from the event support breast cancer and prostate cancer research at the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center.

Since 1998, WBCS, Inc., has donated more than $6.15 million to fund research and to endow the WBCS Breast Cancer Research Professorship at the College.

For more information, visit http://www.breastcancershowhouse.org/WBCS.

MACC Fund Trek 100 Ride for Hope, June 3

06-03-2017 All Day Event

The MACC Fund Trek 100 Ride for Hope benefits childhood cancer and blood disorder research. Everyone is welcome to join the team; members do not need to be affiliated with MCW or CHW.

Riders can select a route of 19, 36, 62, or 100 miles. Financial support can be directed to the team or to individual riders at the website.

For 28 years, the Trek 100 bike ride has brought hope to children battling cancer and related blood disorders. Trek Bicycle Corporation and the MACC Fund, Midwest Athletes Against Childhood Cancer, Inc., are proud to present the 28th Annual Trek 100 Saturday, June 3. Registration opens March 1, 2017.

Trek Bicycle, as title sponsor of the Trek 100, together with the MACC FUND will be joining forces to support research for childhood cancer and related blood disorders. The Trek 100 is the MACC Fund's premier athletic event and one of the largest fundraising efforts for childhood cancer research in the United States. Collectively the Trek 100 has contributed over $13.1 million to support pediatric cancer research. This level of fundraising is achieved thanks to riders who acquire pledges per mile they ride, sponsors and volunteers.

The annual bike ride through Southeastern Wisconsin will begin and end at Trek Bicycle's Corporate Headquarters in Waterloo, Wisconsin. Trek Bicycle is located ten minutes north of I-94, off of Hwy 89. The course will loop through scenic Wisconsin farm country. This event is organized to be fun, yet challenging for riders of all levels. Select the 100, 62, 36, or 19-mile route option. All routes lead to a great experience!

The entry fee is $45 per rider by May 27 and includes an event t-shirt, pre-ride breakfast, snacks along the routes and post-ride festivities. The Trek 100 signifies a "Ride for Hope" as pledges of at least $2 per mile are required to support childhood cancer research. Great Trek wearables and bicycles reward pledge-raising efforts!

This ride provides unrivaled support for all riders, with rest stops every 7-11 miles, stocked with bottled water from Premium Waters, fresh fruit, and a variety of high-energy snacks. Trek bike mechanics, medical personnel and hundreds of support staff will be present along the route.

SoCRA Certification Exam, June 3

06-03-20178:00 AM  - 12:00 PM

The SoCRA Certification Exam will be held on Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 from 8:00 am – noon in Froedtert & Medical College of WI – Clinical Cancer Center, conference room M.  This is an International Certification Program developed to create an internationally-accepted standard of knowledge, education, and experience.  The standards upon which this certification program is based have been set forth by this organization to promote recognition and continuing excellence in the ethical conduct of clinical trials.  SoCRA developed the Certified Clinical Research Professional Certification program to evaluate a CRP’s knowledge, understanding, and application of the conduct of clinical investigations involving humans in accordance with the International Conference on Harmonisation Guideline for Good Clinical Practice (E6) (ICH/GCP), the United States Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and the ethical principles that guide clinical research consistent with the principles of the Nuremberg Code, the Belmont Report and the Declaration of Helsinki.  The exam has openings for up to 36 people.  Please see the SoCRA website for registration details www.socra.orgPlease note:  Registration for the exam closes on April 21st, 2017.

All participants for the course and/or exam must register through SoCRA (www.socra.org).  Any additional questions, please contact Paulette Jacobs, MS, CCRP, 414-805-4594, pjacobs@mcw.edu.

WBCS Raise a Glass to Hope Gala, June 2

06-03-20176:00 PM  - 10:00 PM

The Raise a Glass to Hope Gala, organized by WBCS, Inc., will be held Friday, June 3, beginning at 6 p.m., at this year's Showhouse to a Cure on Milwaukee's historic East Side.

After touring the Showhouse, guests will be invited to enjoy a beautiful evening with delicious small plate appetizers and fundraising festivities.

Proceeds from the event support breast cancer and prostate cancer research at the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center.

Since 1998, WBCS, Inc., has donated more than $6.15 million to fund research and to endow the WBCS Breast Cancer Research Professorship at the College.

For more information, visit http://www.breastcancershowhouse.org/WBCS.

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