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12/11/2008 Multidisciplinary Seminar Series: The future of obesity research: why haven't we translated basic discoveries into effective treatments?
Speakers:
Rudolph L. Leibel, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Molecular Genetics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Director, Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, F. Xavier Pi-Sunyer, MD, Professor of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Director, New York Obesity Research Center, Steven B. Heymsfield, Global Director of Scientific Affairs, Obesity, Merck Research Laboratories, Merck & Co.
Time: 4:30 - 6:00p
Location: Hammer Health Sciences Center, Room 401, 701 West 168 Street, New York, NY 10032
2008 Multidisciplinary Seminar Series Schedule
11/25/2008 Irving Institute Research Workshop on Ethics and Regulation: Bio-banking: Exploring the many ethical issues surrounding confidentiality and consent.
An initiative to lay the framework for a bio-bank at CUMC has recently been funded by the Irving Institute. Paul Appelbaum, MD, Professor of Psychiatry and Director, Division of Psychiatry, Law, and Ethics, P&S, will lead a discussion exploring the many ethical issues surrounding this endeavor.
Time: 3:30 - 5:00p
Location: Pathology Department Library, PH 15, 630 West 168th St, NYC
2008 Research Workshop on Ethics and Regulation Schedule
10/21/2008 Irving Institute Research Workshop on Ethics and Regulation: Pay to Play.
Exploring the ethics of asking participants to pay for costs incurred in clinical trials.
Time: 3:30 - 5:00p
Location: Pathology Department Library, PH 15, 630 West 168th St, NYC
2008 Research Workshop on Ethics and Regulation Schedule
October 2008 Internal Advisory Committee Meeting
Date:
10/02/2008
Attendance by Invitation Only
9/11/2008 Multidisciplinary Seminar Series: The Unfinished Agenda of Infectious Diseases
Speaker: Barry R. Bloom, PhD, Joan L. and Julius H. Jacobson Professor of Public Health, Dean of the Faculty, Harvard School of Public Health
Time: 5:00 - 6:15p
Location: Hammer Health Sciences Center, Room 301, 701 West 168 Street, New York, NY 10032
2008 Multidisciplinary Seminar Series Schedule
7/30/2008 Health Information Day - A Free Event for Northern Manhattan Community Residents
Get the Latest Research by CUMC Faculty on Diabetes, Exercise, Nutrition, Heart Disease, Stroke & Obesity

Date: Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Time: 11:30am to 2:30pm
Location: The Armory Track & Field Center, 216 Fort Washington Avenue (bet. 168th & 169th Streets)
7/15/2008 Quality Assurance Procedures - Is it Research Needing Informed Consent or Just Good Clinical Care?
Speakers: Elaine Larson, PhD, Professor of Pharmaceutical and Therapeutic Research in the Faculty of Nursing and Professor of Epidemiology, and Ruth Fischbach, PhD, Professor of Bioethics (in Psychiatry and Sociomedical Sciences), Columbia University
Date: Tuesday, July 15th
Time: 3:30 to 5:00p - note the earlier-than-usual start time
Location: Pathology Library, Presbyterian Hospital, PH-15
2008 Research Workshop on Ethics and Regulation Schedule
5/29/2008 Multidisciplinary Seminar Series: The Future of Population Health Research and Health Policy
Speakers: Linda P. Fried, MD, MPH, Dean of the Mailman School and DeLamar Professor of Public Health, Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine, and Senior Vice President of CUMC Thomas R. Frieden, MD, MPH, Commissioner of the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Time: 5:00 - 6:15p
Location: Alumni Auditorium, 650 West 168 Street, 1st Floor, New York, NY 10032
2008 Multidisciplinary Seminar Series Schedule
4/09/2008 The West of Scotland Coronary Prevention Study: 20 Years and Still Going
Initiated in 1988, this was the first major statin study in patients without a history of myocardial infarction. Dr. Ian Ford describes results and lessons learned from this trial - both clinical and methodological - and the potential for conducting clinical trials based almost entirely on computerized record linkage to routinely collected electronic health records.
Speaker: Ian Ford, Professor of Biostatistics, University of Glasgow, Director of the Robertson Centre for Biostatistics. Research interests: design, conduct, analysis and interpretation of clinical trials and epidemiological studies, in biostatistical methods, and the use of novelelectronic tools to enhance the conduct of clinical research, particularly related to the use of routinely collected health data.
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 p
Location: Hess Commons, Mailman School of Public Health, Ground Floor
3/19/2008 Glenda Garvey Teaching Academy Seminar: Teaching the Quantitative Methods in the Health Sciences
Speakers Melissa D. Begg, ScD, Professor of Clinical Biostatistics, Co-Director, Irving Institute for Clinical and Translational Research, Glenda Garvey Teaching Academy Fellow; Roger Vaughan, DrPH'97, Associate Clinical Professor of Biostatistics, Editor for Statistics and Evaluation, American Journal of Public Health, Glenda Garvey Teaching Academy Fellow
Date Wednesday, March 19, 2008
Time 4:00 to 5:30 pm
Location Allan Rosenfield Building, 722 West 168 Street, Ground Floor
3/13/2008 Health Disparities in the United States: An Overview of Concepts, Measurement, and Interventions
Speaker: Olveen Carrasquillo, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine and Health Policy and Management
Date: Thursday, March 13, 2008
Time: 5:30 to 6:30 p
Location: 622 West 168th St (PH Building), 9th Floor, Room 101
3/12/2008 Spinal Muscular Atrophy Clinical Research - Challenges and Opportunities
Department of Neurology Grand Rounds
Speaker: Graduate of our MS/POR program, CTSA Irving Fellow, and Irving Scholar, Petra Kaufmann, MD, MSc
Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2008
Time: 10:00a
Location: The Neurological Institute of New York Auditorium, 710 West 168 Street, 1st Floor
2/28/2008 Multidisciplinary Seminar Series: The Future of Basic and Clinical Research in Bone Biology and Disorders of Bone Metabolism
Speakers: John P. Bilezikian, MD, Dorothy L. and Daniel H. Silberberg Professor of Medicine, Professor of Pharmacology; and Gerard Karsenty, MD, PhD, Paul A. Marks Professor, Chairman of Genetics and Development, and Professor of Medicine.
Time: 5:00 - 6:15 p
Location: Hammer Health Sciences Center (HSC 401)
701 West 168 Street, New York, NY 10032
2008 Multidisciplinary Seminar Series Schedule
2/27/2008 First Annual CTSA Scholars Research Day
CTSA Scholars will present their research proposals, projects and findings at this all-day poster session. All Columbia faculty, students and staff welcome - drop by throughout the day at any time.
Date: Wednesday, February 27
Time: 10:00a - 3:00p
Location: Riverview Lounge, Hammer Health Sciences Building, 4th Floor, 701 West 168th Street
01/15/2008 Barry S. Coller, M.D., will present the Fifth Annual Leahey Lecture honoring Michael Leahey and Dr. Edward Leahey, Jr.
8:00 - 9:00am
Alumni Auditorium
1/08/2008 Irving Institute Research Workshop on Ethics and Regulation
Recent research suggests that a significant percentage of researchers engage at some point in questionable research practices from "dropping... data points from analyses" because they seem inaccurate, to "questionable interpretation of data."
Please refer to: Scientists Behaving Badly
Time: 4:00 - 5:15 p
Location: Pathology Department Library, PH 15, 630 West 168th St
2008 Research Workshop on Ethics and Regulation Schedule

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