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Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - Tuesday, October 7, 2014

View Day Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Today's Events

 
11:00am

Origins of Environmental Law Lecture Series: The Clean Air Act: The Floor Debate
Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 407

Speakers: Leon G. Billings and Thomas C. Jorling

11:30am

Irving Institute CaMPR Planning Grant Workshop
Irving Institute Educational Center Classroom (PH-10-405) 622 West 168 Street, Floor 10, Room 405 NYC 10032

This workshop will provide tips on how to write a successful Irving Institute CaMPR Phase I planning grant and will include a panel discussion featuring past awardees. Hosted by: Nancy King Reame, MSN, PhD, Mary Dickey Lindsay Professor of Nursing, Director, Pilot and Collaborative Studies Resource (PCSR), Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Columbia University Panel discussion featuring past awardees.

1:00pm

Culture of Service
Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room LL-109 A&B

Patient centered care focuses our attention on increased patient loyalty, maintaining current patients, growing practices and increased volume that leads to increased revenue. Participants will gain an understanding of the importance of a service of culture and the impact of individual performance to reinforce it and awareness of our expectations for service.

5:00pm

Narrative Medicine Rounds: D.T. Max, Author
Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, Physicians & Surgeons Building, 630 W. 168th St., 4th Floor

D.T. Max is a graduate of Harvard University and a staff writer at The New Yorker. His new book, Every Love Story Is A Ghost Story: A Life of David Foster Wallace, was released by Viking Penguin in 2012 and was a New York Times bestseller. He is also the author of The Family That Couldn't Sleep: A Medical Mystery.

View Day Thursday, October 2, 2014

Today's Events

 
10:30am

RASCAL Renewal/Modification Submission Workshop
Hammer 202A Computer Room

Overview of RASCAL renewal and modification submissions

11:00am

Conflict Resolution Career Fair
Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Alfred Lerner Hall, Roone Arledge Auditorium, Broadway between 114th and 115th Streets

Speakers: Various

12:00pm

Seminar in Neurobiology
Columbia University Medical center Neurological Institute Auditorium, 1st Floor 710 W. 168th St.

Dora E. Angelaki, PhD, Chair, Department of Neuroscience at Baylor College of Medicine, will present a seminar. The title of her presentation is "Neuron correlations, causality and behavior: Where lies the truth in systems neuroscience?

1:00pm

Professional Communication Skills
Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - Room LL-106

This course is designed to help build professional communication skills to manage interactions with internal and external customers. It will also enable you to apply communication and emotional intelligence skills to identify and anticipate difficult situations and to be proactive in handling them before they arise.

View Day Friday, October 3, 2014

Today's Events

 
9:00am

Retirement Planning Workshop
Columbia University, Studebaker Building, 622 West 132nd Street, Room 469

These workshops are specifically for people age 40 or older and are designed to help you make decisions about your retirement planning and personal finances.

12:00pm

Genetics and Development Student Seminar Series
HHSC 312

Students and Postdoctoral Fellows Friday Seminar Series The Mechanism of Notch Activation by Epsin-Mediated Ligand Endocytosis in Drosophila Paul Langridge Struhl Lab 12:00 Noon HHSC 312 Friday, October 3, 2014 Pizza will be served at 12:00

1:00pm

Handling Challenging Situations
Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - HSC LL-107

This course is part of the Customer Service Track and will enable you to apply effective communication and EI skills in potentially challenging situations. Participants will learn techniques to proactively prevent and learn ways to handle challenging situations with patients and colleagues.

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View Day Monday, October 6, 2014

Today's Events

 
2:00pm

Prepare to Share: Your Dissertation and Your Data
Studio@Butler - 208 Butler Library, Columbia University

Sharing your thesis or dissertation and managing your data from your project’s inception are important parts of your research endeavor. In this two-part workshop hosted by the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship, prepare to share by first joining us for a discussion of copyright, licensing, privacy, embargoes, future publishing options, and depositing your work in Academic Commons, Columbia's research repository. Learn about the benefits and challenges of sharing and become a more effective advocate for your research and scholarly projects. We'll then work with you on research data management for your projects, regardless of your discipline or format. Come learn about ways to keep your information and data safe, findable, and usable! Planning to manage your data from your project’s inception, through its publication, and to its next instantiation, paves your way to success in meeting requirements, and making you a more effective and efficient researcher or scholar. This workshop is for graduate students at Columbia and its affiliates.

Prepare to Share: Your Dissertation and Your Data
Studio@Butler - 208 Butler Library, Columbia University

In this workshop hosted by the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship, we’ll work with you on how and why to share your thesis or dissertation, and on managing your data from your project’s inception. In the first half of the session, join us to discuss copyright, licensing, privacy, embargoes, future publishing options, and depositing your work in Academic Commons, Columbia’s research repository. Learn about the benefits and challenges of sharing and become a more effective advocate for your research and scholarly projects. In the second half of the session, we’ll work with you on research data management for your projects, regardless of your discipline or format. Come learn about ways to keep your information and data safe, findable, and usable! Planning to manage your data from your project’s inception, through its publication, and to its next instantiation, paves your way to success in meeting requirements, and making you a more effective and efficient researcher or scholar. This workshop is for graduate students at Columbia and its affiliates.

View Day Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Today's Events

 
1:00pm

Emotional Intelligence & Teamwork
Hammer Health Science Building - 701 West 168th Street - LL-109 A&B

This course is part of the Customer Service Track and will increase your understanding of how Emotional Intelligence (EI) skills can enhance teamwork and patient-centered care. Through interactive exercises, participants will learn how to use EI skills to increase their effectiveness with colleagues and patients.

4:00pm

Genetics & Development Seminar Series
HHSC 312

Targeted and Unbiased Approaches to Identifying New Vulnerabilities In Breast Cancer Benjamin G. Neel, Ph.D. Director, Research Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Tuesday, October 7, 2014 4:00 PM Room 312 HHSC Host: Gerard Karsenty (gk2172@columbia.edu)

4:10pm

Earth Institute Practicum; Science-Based Solutions for Sustainability: “The Big Ratchet”
Columbia University Morningside Campus Union Theological Seminary, Room 207

Speaker: Ruth DeFries, Denning Family Professor of Sustainable Development, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology

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