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Seminars/Events


Student Workshops

Seminar Series

Faculty Workshops

Events


Student Workshops

HDSP and MBRS-RISE Workshops
Sep. 13, 2013 Lab Notebook Content and Responsibility, Research/Personal  statement & CV writing &cover letters. (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Sep 27, 2013 How to write a proper abstract for submission to a conference & how to write an introduction to a thesis. (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Oct 11, 2013 How Do I:  Read (and Understand) a Scientific Journal Article. (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Oct 17, 2013​ How Do I: Use EndNote to Make Writing and Referencing Easier. (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.110(Resource Room) Session 1 at 8:30am. Session 2 at 10:30am.​​
​Oct 18, 2013 How Do I: Use EndNote to Make Writing and Referencing Easier. (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.110(Resource Room) Session 3 at 1:00pm​. Session 4 at 3:00pm
Oct 25, 2013 Presenting and preparing (oral and poster) at Conferences & Conference Etiquette.(HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Nov 8, 2013 Studying & Preparing for the GRE. (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Nov 22, 2013 The Summer Internship Process: Applying and Getting Accepted (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Jan 17, 2014 Graduate School Application and Admissions Process (Texas Graduate School Overview) (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Jan 24, 2014​ MBRS RISE Semester Kick Off meeting​  (MBRS RISE Workshop)​ Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Jan 31, 2014​ How do I: Organize and Write a Scientific Thesis or Paper. (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Feb 7, 2014 Interveiwing Skills (all) & Professional, punctuality, the walls have ears (talking to your advisor) & Ethics (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm​​
​Feb 14, 2014 Practice Interviews/ approaching exibit staff at large conferences (MBRS RISE Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Feb 21, 2014​ Preparing Posters/ talks critique workshop  (MBRS RISE Workshop)​​ Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
Feb 28, 2014​  How do I: to Present a Scientific Journal Article (or my own work) (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
March 17, 2014​ "Minority Scientists: Where are they and why should we care?" - by Dr. Thomas Landefeld Place (Students/Parents/Faculty Workshop) UTB Salon Cassia Main (EDBC) bldg. Room 2.204 at 6pm​​
March 21, 2014 Advanced technical writing (peer review workshop) (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
March 28. 2014​ Practicing Presentation Skills  (MBRS RISE Workshop)​​ Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
​April 11, 2014 ​Career Planning & Networking (I met you once…. Now what?) (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm​
​April 25, 2014 GRE Prep - Apple Initiative Roll out for Rising Seniors (MBRS RISE Workshop)​ Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm
May 2, 2014  Mentoring – how to teach to the younger students. (HDSP Workshop) Room BRHP 1.222 at 4:00pm​
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Seminar Series

Translational Research Seminar Series
​S​​ep 20, 2013 Topic: ​"Toxigenicity of strains of Clostrididum difficile and recurrence of C. difficile infection (CDI)" Speakers: Viviana Trevino(RISE), Rebecca Silva(RISE).  Room SPH N 1.130 at 11:00am​
​Sep 27, 2013 Topic: Summer Research. Speakers: Manny Rosas(RISE,HDSP), Hwan Yi(RISE), Adelaeda Barrera(RISE,HDSP).​  Room SPH N 1.130 at 11:00am​
​Oct 4, 2013 Topic: Summer Research. Speakers: Erica DeLeon(RISE,HDSP), Ramiro Tovar(HDSP), Andrea Delgado(HDSP).  Room SPH N 1.130 at 11:00am​
Oct 11, 2013 Topic: Summer Research. Speakers: Marcos Perez(RISE,HDSP), Antonio Pena(RISE), Yazmin Hernandez(HDSP)​.  Room SPH N 1.130 at 11:00am​​
Oct 18, 2013​ Topic: Summer Research. Speakers: Miriam Ortega(HDSP). Room SPH N 1.130 at 11:00am​
Nov 15, 2013 Topic: Health of the Elderly in Kolkata City: Is there any Evidence of Health Aging? Speakers: Dr. B. Mukhopadhyay. Room: SPH N 1.130 at 11:00am
​Feb. 7, 2014 Topic: "Di​scovering peptidomic biomarkers in bone marrow from multiple myeloma patients" Anna Kuklina(RISE). Room: RAHC Building N 1.130 at 11:00am
Feb. ​28, 2014 Topic: "Mechanism of KiSS1- Mediated Chemo-resistance in Head & Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (HNSCC)​" Andrea Delgado(HDSP). Room: SPH N 1.130 at 11:00am​
​March 28, 2014 Topic: "The leech as a model for biomedical research​" Dr. David A. Weisblat. Room: RAHC Building N 1.130 at 11:00am​​​
April 4, 2014​ Topic: "Drosophila Mitofusin affects mitochondrial trafficking, steroid hormone production and synaptic terminal maturation" - Dr. Hector Sandoval.​ Room: RAHC Building N 1.130 at 11:00am​​​
April 11, 2014​ Topic: Alternative medicine and nutritional supplements to protect bone" - Dr. Jameela Banu. Room: RAHC Building N 1.130 at 11:00am​​​
​April 18, 2014 Topic: ​“Scientific and Research Employment Opportunities in the Pharmaceutical Industry” - Steven Casto, EdD, CMPP Room: RAHC Building N 1.130 at 11:00am​
April 25, 2014​ Topic: ​“South Texas Autism Research” - Dr. Beatriz Tapia,  Room: RAHC Building N 1.130 at 11:00am​​

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Faculty Workshops


Mentoring Workshops​

Jan 27, 2014​
​"The Intentional Mentor: Effective Mentorship of Undergraduate Science Students" - by Julio J. Ramirez. Place: UTB Salon Cassia EDBC Building Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm (Faculty Only) PLEASE RSVP by Jan 21st to leonor.barrera@utb.edu
​​Jan 28, 2014 "Habits of Successful Scientists" ​- by Julio J. Ramirez. Place: Student Union Ballroom SUNI Building Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm (Students/Faculty) PLEASE RSVP by Jan 21st to leonor.barrera@utb.edu​
​March 17, 2014 "Minority Scientists: Where are they and why should we care?" - by Dr. Thomas Landefeld Place (Students/Parents/Faculty Workshop) UTB Salon Cassia Main (EDBC) bldg. Room 2.204 at 6pm​
    


Events


Fresehman Convocation

​August 29, 2014 All first-year students are invited to the Freshman Convocation, marking the beginning of your university life.​
Gran Salon 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Biomedicine Induction Ceremony​

​Sept. 2014 Induction Ceremony for all NEW Biomedical scholarsGran Salon
​Community Service Event​s


Research Symposium
April 4, 2014​ 16th Annual UTB Research Synposium​ at El Gran Salon
   
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