UAB Talks & Conferences, July 2015
Apply Now to the UAB SOPH's 5-day short course, "Strengthening Causal Inference in Behavioral Obesity Research"Drs David Allison & Kevin Fontaine invite you to join them at their five day short course on “Strengthening Causal Inference in Behavioral Obesity Research” at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Mon 7/20/2015 - Fri 7/24/2015. Identifying causal relations among variables is fundamental to science. The nine course modules are designed to provide rigorous exposure to the key fundamental principles underlying a broad array of techniques. In addition, through guided discussion using real examples in obesity research, the participant will gain experience in applying the principles and techniques.
26th Annual Vascular Biology & Hypertension Program and Lister Hill Center for Health Policy Symposium, September 24-25, 2015, 8:30am-4pm, The Florentine, 2101 2nd Avenue North, Birmingham, Alabama 35203. Click here to register.
4th Annual Symposium Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center - “Inflammation & Cardiovascular Disease” October 22-23, 2015, Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa, Birmingham, Alabama. Click here for more information.
NovemberUAB CCTS Partner Networkand Samford University’s McWhorter School of Pharmacy. The 2015 RFA is now available. Apply by Nov. 17.
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