Highlights, Week of April 22, 2015

Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research and Education

On Monday, April 27, 2015 at 12:30pm, Dr. Timothy Buchman from Emory University will be giving a Visiting Professor Lecture.  The title of Dr. Buchman’s presentation will be "Innovations in Critical Care: Lessons Learned from Emory’s Health Care Innovation Award".  The presentation will be held in Medical Towers 634.  Please RSVP at http://drbuchmanpresentation.eventbrite.com


The CCTS Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design group provides investigator support in biostatistics. They are available to collaborate with any investigators needing assistance, including faculty members, post-docs, fellows, residents and students. From Drop-in Clinics to talks to one-on-one consultations there is a weath of support available. 

Check out some of their recorded videos of a methodology seminar on "The Fundamentals of Data Management," given by Dr. David Redden, Chair, Department of Biostatistics.

Ask Jane! The Journal/Author Name Estimator Jane

Have you recently written a paper, but you're not sure to which journal you should submit it? Or maybe you want to find relevant articles to cite in your paper? Or are you an editor, and do you need to find reviewers for a particular paper? Jane can help!

6th Annual UAB Diabetes Research Day, May 6

The UAB Comprehensive Diabetes Center invites you to attend the 6th Annual UAB Diabetes Research Day on May 6 from 9-5 at the Doubletree Hotel.  There is no cost for attendance, but registration is required to reserve lunch, please RSVP by May 1.

IOM Report

NINR Notes & News

UAB SON Office of Professional Development - Leadership Practices for Quality and Safety Conference, April 30-May 1

This interactive workshop is designed to enhance leadership practices for quality and safety. The workshop focuses on developing authentic leaders, practice environments, teamwork, and interprofessional collaborative relationships conducive to quality and safety. For more information contact Becky Wakefield askSONCE@uab.edu or call 205-975-2481 or RSVP here.

Have other resources you would like to share?  email me at lar@uab.edu