Applied Biostatistics Certificate: Methods & Applications

Virtual

This online course offers a comprehensive introduction to biostatistics in medical research. The course includes a review of the most common techniques in the field, as well as the manner in which these techniques are applied in standard statistical software. Weekly lectures are combined with learning assessments and practicum exercises to support and engage participants. … Continue reading "Applied Biostatistics Certificate: Methods & Applications"

Grant Funding for Researchers Certificate

Virtual

The Grant Funding for Researchers Certificate combines five existing online grant writing courses, listed below. Throughout the program, participants will learn the skills needed to meet grant application requirements from diverse funding sources. The program runs September 14, 2022-June 7, 2023, and registration closes August 31, 2022. Topics include: Techniques to Writing a Competitive Grant … Continue reading "Grant Funding for Researchers Certificate"

The Exposome and Health: Where Chemistry Meets Biology

Virtual In Person

Join us for a special lecture by Dr. R.C.H. (Roel) Vermeulen, professor of Environmental Epidemiology and Exposome Science at Utrecht University and the director of the Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS) at Utrecht University and the UMC Utrecht in the Netherlands. His scientific research focuses on environmental risk factors for non-communicable diseases with a strong emphasis … Continue reading "The Exposome and Health: Where Chemistry Meets Biology"

MIPS Seminar: Intermediate filament networks form connecting links between the nucleus and the cell cortex

Virtual In Person

Robert Goldman, PhD Professor Emeritus, Cell and Developmental Biology Northwestern University We study the structure and function of cytoskeletal and nucleoskeletal networks of Intermediate Filaments (IFs). Studies of the cytoskeletal networks involve the regulation of the assembly states and organization of vimentin intermediate filaments and their roles in a variety of physiological activities including cell … Continue reading "MIPS Seminar: Intermediate filament networks form connecting links between the nucleus and the cell cortex"

Settler Colonialism, Structural Racism, and The Palestinian Right to Health Special Edition: A conversation with the Authors

Virtual

The Health and Human Rights Journal has recently published a special section on the Palestinian right to health aiming to explore the conceptual and material connections between settler colonialism, structural racism, and human rights approaches to Palestinian health. Please join the editors and authors as they engage in discussions on their paper contributions to this special edition. … Continue reading "Settler Colonialism, Structural Racism, and The Palestinian Right to Health Special Edition: A conversation with the Authors"