Distinguished Faculty Lectureship Award Ceremony and Lecture

Monday, December 9, 2013 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Faculty, staff, and friends of the U-M biomedical research community are invited to join the Biomedical Research Council and the Medical School Office of Research for a presentation and reception honoring John A. Williams, M.D., Ph.D. as the 2013 recipient of the Distinguished Faculty Lectureship Award in Biomedical Research

Celebrate Invention!

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Join the Office of Technology Transfer for a reception celebrating U-M inventors who have contributed to discoveries and issued patents and technology licenses during FY 2013. Biomedical innovators in the spotlight this year will include Mukesh Nyati, Ph.D., Shuichi Takayama, Ph.D., Arlyne Simon, and Deb Komorowski.

Research Town Hall

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

In the first in a series of Medical School town halls announced by Dean James O. Woolliscroft, M.D., in his State of the School address in September, Senior Associate Dean for Research Steven L. Kunkel, Ph.D., and other UMMS leaders will provide an update on major developments in the research community, including the latest “fast forward” investments and milestones of the Strategic Research Initiative.

Write Winning NIH Grant Proposals: A Workshop by David Morrison, Ph.D.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Co-sponsored by the UMMS Office of Research and the MICHR Education and Mentoring Group, this widely acclaimed seminar addresses practical and conceptual aspects of the proposal writing process (with emphasis on NIH applications). The presenter, David Morrison, Ph.D., is one of the most sought after presenters of workshops on writing NIH grant proposals. This workshop is open to everyone interested in developing their NIH grant writing skills. CME credit is available.