Current Events

June 26, 2016
Howard University College of Pharmacy is having a Summer Open House on Friday, June 26, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The event is completly free, and use this link to register: http://healthsciences.howard.edu/education/colleges/pharmacy/

April 25, 2016
World Malaria Day Symposium & JHBSPH Centennial Celebration

"Global Malaria: The International Centers of Excellence"
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
615 North Wolfe Street Baltimore, MD 21205
Monday, April 25, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (EDT)

The Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute will host a symposium and poster session on World Malaria Day, Monday, April 25, 2016 at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHBSPH) and celebrate the School's centennial. Principal Investigators of the National Institutes of Health's International Centers of Excellence for Malaria Research (ICEMRs) will present the findings from their respective Centers around the world. The event is free. Click here to register.

REGISTRATION: Register by April 15.
CALL FOR POSTERS: For consideration, submit poster abstracts to jhsph.malaria@jhu.edu by Monday, April 4, 2016.

April 16-17, 2016  
2016 USA Science & Engineering Festival EXPO
USA Science & Engineering Festival at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.
Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 10:00 AM - Sunday, April 17, 2016 at 6:00 PM (EDT)

The 4th USA Science & Engineering Festival will culminate in a Grand Finale Expo on April 16-17, 2016, with Sneak Peek Friday kicking off the weekend on April 15. More than 350K+ attendees will celebrate science at the Expo, and engage in activities with some of the biggest names in STEM, hear stories of inspiration and courage, and rock out to science during our incredible stage show performances. The event is free, but they are accepting donations. Click here to register.

April 12, 2016
Maryland Neuroimaging Retreat
Magnetic Resonance Research Center: Southern Management Corporation Campus Center
621 W Lombard St 2nd Floor, Elm Room 208AB Baltimore, MD
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (EDT)
Last day to register is Tuesday April 5th at 5:00PM.

This meeting will showcase the diverse and cutting edge research of Baltimore-Washington area Neuroimaging researchers, students, and post-docs from the University of Maryland campuses, Johns Hopkins University, Georgetown, and George Washington University. The theme of this year's retreat is Neuroimaging in the Age of Big Data. Registration is free. Breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks are included and will provide excellent networking opportunities. Click here to register.

March 17, 2016 
Interdisciplinary Seminar Series

March 10, 2016
Interdisciplinary Seminar Series

March 3, 2016 
Interdisciplinary Seminar Series

February 25, 2016

February 4, 2016 
D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER)

National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C. 
Thursday, February 4, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EST)

D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous (DASER) is a monthly discussion forum on art science projects providing a snapshot of the cultural environment of the region fostering interdisciplinary networking. This month, DASER explores the theme of the Ideation, Translation, and Realization. The event is free. Please click here to register.

February 4, 2016

February 3, 2016 
8th Annual Sentinel Initiative Public Workshop
The Brookings Institution, Center for Health Policy at the Renaissance Washington, D.C. Dupont Circle Hotel
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (EST)

This 1-day workshop will bring the stakeholder community together to discuss a variety of topics on active medical product surveillance. Topics will include an update on the state of FDA's Sentinel Initiative, including an overview of the transition from the Mini-Sentinel pilot to the full Sentinel System and key activities and uses of the Sentinel System accomplished in 2015. A live webcast of the event will be made available from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on February 3, 2016. Webcast information will be provided by email a few days before the event. 
This event is free. Please click here to register.

January 14-15, 2016
Environment and Health: What's the Human Microbiome Have to Do With It? 
National Academy of Sciences Keck Center, Washington D.C.
January 14 - 15, 2016

Participants at the workshop will discuss the latest emerging research on microbiome-environment interactions, including how the microbiome could influence responses to environmental exposures; how environmental exposures early in life could change microbiome function and affect later-life health outcomes; and a potential framework to advance research over the next decade. Webcast registration is also available to participants. This 2-day workshop is free. Please click here to register.

November 6th, 2015