Highlighted Announcements, October 2015
Join us to learn more about the potential for collaboration between the SON and the UAB Comprehensive Neuroscience Center. Graduate School Dean, Dr. Lori McMahon& Director of the Neuroimaging Lab, Dr. Mark Bolding will present.Monday, October 5, 2:00-3:00 in NB1029. All are welcome to attend! Please click here to RSVP. Light Refreshments will be Provided.
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- October 22 (1:00-3:30)- Descriptive Stats
- November 10 (9:30-12:00) - Basic Inferential Stats
- December 2 (9:30-12:00) - Covariate and Multiple Regressions
Dominic D’Agostino, PhD, will be presenting, Tuesday, October 6th, 2015. Dr. D’Agostino is an Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL. The title of his talk will be, “Nutritional Ketosis: Effects on Metabolic Regulation and Signaling.” This seminar is sponsored by the Nutrition Obesity Research Center and the Department of Nutrition Sciences. The seminar will be in the Learning Resources Center (LRC), Room 235 from 12:00-1:00pm.
UAB Graduate School Professional Development Program Wednesday, October 28, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT). What does a good dissertation look like? What are the criteria for judging one? What does a quality dissertation look like at UAB? This hands-on session walks writers through general criteria for a quality dissertation using the two most common types of UAB dissertations – 1) preprint-reprint (of articles) and 2) the traditional tome. Students learn to find and evaluate dissertations in their field and leave with a dissertation analysis tool that helps them analyze and model the best studies. Laptops will be provided. Free healthy snacks provided by Graduate Student Government (GSG). Bring your lunch. For more information, contact the instructors, Jennifer L. Greer, Ph.D., firstname.lastname@example.org , or Kellie R. Carter, Ph.D., email@example.com .
Recent IOM Reports
- How Modeling Can Inform Strategies to Improve Population Health: Workshop Summary
- Examining a Developmental Approach to Childhood Obesity: The Fetal and Early Childhood Years: Workshop Summary
- Strategies to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival: A Time to Act
- Cross-Sector Responses to Obesity: Models for Change: Workshop Summary
- Vital Signs: Core Metrics for Health and Health Care Progress
- Measuring the Impact of Interprofessional Education (IPE) on Collaborative Practice and Patient Outcomes
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