Bio-Epi Seminar Series: Denise Scholtens, PhD
Date:Monday, October 5, 2015 - 12:15pm to 1:15pmLocation:Campus Center Room 903
Denise Scholtens, PhD, Associate Professor in Preventive Medicine-Biostatistics and Neurological Surgery at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine will deliver a talk titled "HAPO Metabolomics: Preliminary investigations into...
Kinesiology Graduate Seminar Series: Dan Merfield
Date:Monday, October 5, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pmLocation:UMass Amherst, Totman Building 153
Dan Merfield, PhD, of the Jenks Vestibular Physiology Laboratory at Harvard Medical School will present a seminar entitled "Perceptual Thresholds Can Help Assay Vestibular Function and May Help Isolate Vestibular Deficits: Basic and Translational...
Applying to Graduate School Night
Date:Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 6:00pm to 7:30pmLocation:Morrill II Room 222
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences and Kaplan will host an Applying to Graduate School Night on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, from 6:00 - 7:30 pm in Morrill II Room 222.
Advisors and representatives from Kaplan will discuss:...
Writing & Designing Winning National Institutes of Health (NIH) Proposals Workshop
Date:Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 8:30am to 4:30pmLocation:University of Massachusetts Boston, Campus Center, Ballroom 3550C, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125
This one-day workshop addresses essential NIH research resources, as well as the conversion of ideas into fundable research. Following the workshop, attendees will understand how to navigate the mechanisms of grant procurement, identify the...
Kinesiology Graduate Seminar Series: Jeffer Sasaki
Date:Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pmLocation:UMass Amherst, Totman Building 153
Jeffer Sasaki, PhD, of the Federal University of Triangulo Mineiro in Brazil will present a seminar entitled "Accelerometer-Based Activity Monitoring: It is Not as Simple as Possible, But it Can be Simpler."
Catrine Tudor-Locke will...
6th Annual SPHHS Fall Celebration
Date:Saturday, October 17, 2015 - 11:00am to 1:00pmLocation:Fine Arts Center lobby
The School of Public Health and Health Sciences (SPHHS) invites alumni and friends back to campus for its 6th Annual SPHHS Fall Celebration. Enjoy brunch while reconnecting with former...
Kinesiology Graduate Seminar Series: Scott Ducharme
Date:Monday, October 19, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pmLocation:UMass Amherst, Totman Building 153
Scott Ducharme, MS, of the Department of Kinesiology at UMass Amherst will present a seminar entitled "Be Persistent: Exploring the Fractal-Like Nature of Perturbed Human Gait."
15th Annual Diversity Challenge: Race, Culture, and Social Justice
Date:Friday, October 23, 2015 - 8:15am to Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 5:00pmLocation:Boston College, Boston, MA
Each year the Institute for the Study and Promotion of Race and Culture (ISPRC) addresses a racial or cultural issue that could benefit from a pragmatic, scholarly, or grassroots focus through its Diversity Challenge conference. The theme of...
Active Aging in the Valley
Date:Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 12:00pm to 5:00pmLocation:UMass Amherst, Lincoln Campus Center, Lower Level
The Daily Hampshire Gazette, in conjunction with the UMass Amherst Department of Kinesiology and others, will be holding an all new event called “Active Aging in the Valley” on the UMass Amherst campus on Saturday, October 24th. The event, which...
Kinesiology Graduate Seminar Series: David Howell
Date:Monday, October 26, 2015 - 1:25pm to 2:15pmLocation:UMass Amherst, Totman Building 153
David Howell, PhD, of the Division of Sports Medicine in the Department of Orthopaedics at Boston Children’s Hospital will present a seminar entitled "Identification of Balance Control Deficits Following Sport-Related Concussion."