WEEK OF 11/03/2014-11/07/2014
Monday, November 3
Eric Harvill, PhD, presents, “Competition Between Residents Microbiota and Invading Pathogens." Location: Coverdell, Room S175. Time: 11 a.m. Dr. Harvell is a professor of microbiology and infectious diseases at Pennsylvania State University.
Jennifer Smith-Garvin, DVM, PhD, presents, "Grant Writing Services at the CVM." Location: PDRC, Room 107. Time: 2:30 p.m. Dr. Smith-Garvin is the Assistant Director for Research and Graduate Affairs and UGA's College of Veterinary Medicine.
Tuesday, November 4
Paola Barriga, PhD, presents, "Community Structure and Ecological Specialization in Plant-Ant Interactions." Location: Ecology Auditorium, Room 201. Time: 3:30 p.m. Dr. Barriga is a visiting postdoctoral fellow in UGA's Odum School of Ecology.
Wednesday, November 5
Wenzheng Zhang, PhD, presents, "Epigenetic Control of Blood Pressure and Kidney Fibrosis." Location: CVM, Room 236. Time: 9:30 a.m. Dr. Zhang is a faculty candidate in the UGA Veterinary Medicine's Department of Physiology and Pharmacology.
Julie Velasquez Runk, PhD, MEM, presents, "Forest Mosaics, Governance, and REDD (Reducing Emissions From Devastation and Forest Degradation): Carbon Complexities." Location: Ecology Auditorium, Room 201. Time: 1:25 p.m. Dr. Runk is a professor in UGA's Department of Anthropology.
Thursday, November 6
Friday, November 7
Chi Institute of Chinese Medicine
Deadline December 5, 2014
Annual scholarship award to assist College of Veterinary students and faculty with attending Certified Veterinary Acupuncture programs at the Chi Institute. For more details, please visit http://www.tcvm.com/Resources/CVMScholarships.aspx for more information.
NIH Loan Repyament Programs Open for Researchers
Morris Animal Foundation Announces Call for Wildlife/Exotics Proposals
Morris Animal Foundation is now accepting proposals for Established Investigator, First Award, Fellowship Training and Pilot Study grants on topics relevant to wildlife/exotics health and welfare. To learn more about each of these grant types and the application process for each, please visit the Researchers page of the Foundation’s website. Please note that this call for proposals is only for Established Investigator, First Award, Fellowship Training and Pilot Studies relating to wildlife/exotics. To access the online application form directions, click here.