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Calendar of Events

*Events in gold indicate a professional development or educational activity

Events Archive

February 20-21, 2019
CCTS Translational Training Symposium in New Orleans

Location: Intercontinental Hotel, New Orleans, LA
Details: Aligned with the Southern Society of Clinical Investigation (SSCI) and several regional society meetings, this inaugural CCTS Translational Training Symposium will convene pre-doctoral, post-doctoral, and early career scholars, as well as their mentors and training grant leaders, from across the CCTS partner network. The scientific program will include practical, “hands on,” experiential training and career development activities including panels, a specific aims workshop, K writing session, and case studies in mentoring session, among others, to actively engage participants in a CCTS “road show” as well as offer networking opportunities with a goal of advancing the scientific endeavors of attendees and laying the groundwork for collaborative research across the Deep South.
Registration and More Information: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/cctstrainingsymposium
Questions: Becky Reamey, PhD,reamey@uab.edu

February 22, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

February 28, 2019
LA CaTS Monthly Webcast

Time: 2:30pm
How to Access: Skype for Business link will be sent prior to each session. Sign up to receive email announcements at https://www.lacats.org/about/listserv/ . Webinar information will also be posted on the LA CaTS Center website homepage the week of the session.
Details: The LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Enhancement (CE) Core's monthly REDCap Hour is expanding to the monthly “LA CaTS Webcast”. Same date and time (last Thursday of each month at 2:30pm). This will give our research community the opportunity to hear presentations and engage in discussions pertaining to all LA CaTS Center resources other than REDCap. Topics and speakers will vary month to month. If you have suggestions on topics or cores you would like to hear from, please contact us at info@LACaTS.org.
Hosted by: LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Core
Questions: Contact technology@LACaTS.org.

March 5-8, 2019
Translational Science 2019 (Association for Clinical & Translational Science Conference)

Location: Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC
Registration & More Information: http://www.actscience.org/ts2019

March 22, 2019
LA CaTS Level 2 Coordinator Training

Location: Tulane University, New Orleans
More Information: https://www.lacats.org/key-components/clinical-research-resources/training-programs/ *More details to come

March 22, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

March 28, 2019
LA CaTS Monthly Webcast

Time: 2:30pm
How to Access: Skype for Business link will be sent prior to each session. Sign up to receive email announcements at https://www.lacats.org/about/listserv/ . Webinar information will also be posted on the LA CaTS Center website homepage the week of the session.
Details: The LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Enhancement (CE) Core's monthly REDCap Hour is expanding to the monthly “LA CaTS Webcast”. Same date and time (last Thursday of each month at 2:30pm). This will give our research community the opportunity to hear presentations and engage in discussions pertaining to all LA CaTS Center resources other than REDCap. Topics and speakers will vary month to month. If you have suggestions on topics or cores you would like to hear from, please contact us at info@LACaTS.org.
Hosted by: LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Core
Questions: Contact technology@LACaTS.org.

March 29, 2019
LA CaTS Plenary Talk: Robert Califf, MD, Duke University, Former FDA Commissioner

Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm
Location: University Medical Center, New Orleans, Conference Rooms 1512/1514, 2000 Canal Street
Details: Dr. Robert Califf, Donald F. Fortin, MD, Professor of Cardiology at Duke University School of Medicine will be giving a plenary talk on "Evidence Generation in the Digital Era". This event is free and open to the public. A light lunch will be provided for attendees preceding the talk. This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (continuing education).

March 29, 2019
LA CaTS Professional Development Core Annual Retreat

Location: University Medical Center, New Orleans
Open to: LA CaTS Roadmap Scholars, LA CaTS Professional Development Core & KCA Leadership
Details: More information to come

April 5-6, 2019
Association of Advocates for Women in Science and Medicine (AAWSM) Southeast Regional Conference

Location: Tulane University, New Orleans
Description: The Southeastern Association of Advocates for Women in Science (AAWSM) is a collaboration founded to equip future leaders in academia with the knowledge and skills needed to promote the recognition and professional development of women in academic medicine and biomedical sciences. We aim to provide a platform for mentoring leaders at all stages of professional development, as well as engage the academic community to address the challenges faced by women in academic medicine.
Details: click here for flyer
Questions: Visit the AAWSM website at www.aawsm.org

April 16-17, 2019
LA CaTS Annual External Advisory Committee Meeting

Time: TBA
Location: Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
Open to: All LA CaTS Center Administration, Key Component Leaders, KCA faculty and staff should attend.
Questions: Tiffany Prather at info@LACaTS.org or 225-763-2979
*More details to come*

April 18, 2019
LA CaTS Junior Investigator Training

Location: Tulane University, New Orleans
More Information: https://www.lacats.org/key-components/clinical-research-resources/training-programs/ *More details to come

April 25, 2019
LA CaTS Monthly Webcast

Time: 2:30pm
How to Access: Skype for Business link will be sent prior to each session. Sign up to receive email announcements at https://www.lacats.org/about/listserv/ . Webinar information will also be posted on the LA CaTS Center website homepage the week of the session.
Details: The LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Enhancement (CE) Core's monthly REDCap Hour is expanding to the monthly “LA CaTS Webcast”. Same date and time (last Thursday of each month at 2:30pm). This will give our research community the opportunity to hear presentations and engage in discussions pertaining to all LA CaTS Center resources other than REDCap. Topics and speakers will vary month to month. If you have suggestions on topics or cores you would like to hear from, please contact us at info@LACaTS.org.
Hosted by: LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Core
Questions: Contact technology@LACaTS.org.

April 26, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

May 7-10, 2019
National Rural Health Association Annual Conference

Location: Atlanta, GA
Description: NRHA's Annual Rural Health Conference is the nation's largest rural health conference, created for anyone with an interest in rural health care, including rural health practitioners, hospital administrators, clinic directors and lay health workers, social workers, state and federal health employees, academics, community members and more.
Details and Registration: https://www.ruralhealthweb.org/events/event-details?eventId=18

May 24, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

May 30, 2019
LA CaTS Monthly Webcast

Time: 2:30pm
How to Access: Skype for Business link will be sent prior to each session. Sign up to receive email announcements at https://www.lacats.org/about/listserv/ . Webinar information will also be posted on the LA CaTS Center website homepage the week of the session.
Details: The LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Enhancement (CE) Core's monthly REDCap Hour is expanding to the monthly “LA CaTS Webcast”. Same date and time (last Thursday of each month at 2:30pm). This will give our research community the opportunity to hear presentations and engage in discussions pertaining to all LA CaTS Center resources other than REDCap. Topics and speakers will vary month to month. If you have suggestions on topics or cores you would like to hear from, please contact us at info@LACaTS.org.
Hosted by: LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Core
Questions: Contact technology@LACaTS.org.

June 27, 2019
LA CaTS Monthly Webcast

Time: 2:30pm
How to Access: Skype for Business link will be sent prior to each session. Sign up to receive email announcements at https://www.lacats.org/about/listserv/ . Webinar information will also be posted on the LA CaTS Center website homepage the week of the session.
Details: The LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Enhancement (CE) Core's monthly REDCap Hour is expanding to the monthly “LA CaTS Webcast”. Same date and time (last Thursday of each month at 2:30pm). This will give our research community the opportunity to hear presentations and engage in discussions pertaining to all LA CaTS Center resources other than REDCap. Topics and speakers will vary month to month. If you have suggestions on topics or cores you would like to hear from, please contact us at info@LACaTS.org.
Hosted by: LA CaTS Cyberinfrastructure Core
Questions: Contact technology@LACaTS.org.

June 28, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

July 26, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

August 23, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

September 27, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

October 25, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

November 22, 2019
LA CaTS New Orleans Community Advisory Board Meeting

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm
Location: Xavier University, New Orleans
Open to: Community Advisory Board members, CEOR members, invited guests & speakers
Hosted by: LA CaTS Community Engagement & Outreach Resource (Xavier)
Questions: Community@LACaTS.org or (504) 520-5345 (Dr. Daniel Sarpong)

To add an event to the calendar, contact info@lacats.org.