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TriNetX Training

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 2:00pm to 3:00pm
TriNetX analytics training TriNetX Analytics is a new functionality within the TriNetX toolset. You will be able to explore and compare cohorts, review cohort characteristics and compare outcomes of interest. We will demonstrate how to use these tools and give examples on best practices for when to use these different measures. After this training you will have a basic understanding of the Analytics toolset and how it can be applied to research questions for your studies.

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. J. Victor Garcia-Martinez, PhD

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Bowen Science Building
Contact Kerry Jones ( with questions.  Covid-19: pathogenesis, prevention and treatment J. Victor Garcia-Martinez, PhD Director, UNC International Center for the Advancement of Translational Science Oliver Smithies Investigator Professor, Medicine, Immunology and Microbiology University of North Carolina School of Medicine  

Microbiology and Immunology Seminar: Dr. Apollo Stacy, PhD

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Bowen Science Building
Contact Kerry Jones ( with questions.  Role of poly-microbial interactions in shaping health and disease Apollo Stacy, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases Laboratory of Host Immunity and Microbiome  
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Happy LGBTQ+ History Month

Happy LGBTQ+ History Month! From October 1 to October 31, the United States celebrates the achievements and contributions of historic figures who fought for LGBTQ+ rights.
Center for the Book students works on papermaking tasks.

UICB nears Windgate Charitable Foundation Challenge Grant goal

Thanks to private gifts and institutional support, the Center for the Book has raised over $2.3 million thus far.
Remmers dancing on stage

MFA dancer's collaboration spurs creativity

Juliet Remmers' experiences of working professionally and studying dance in Taiwan leads her to bring "The Moor's Pavane" to the University of Iowa's Graduate Dance Program.
Holly Aitken

Using 3D computer models to help with hip dysplasia

Biomedical engineering alum Holly Aitken examined stress on the hip socket.