Events Calendar

Health Sciences Library System Events

February 26 - March 28, 2021

Friday, February 26

26 Feb
Introduction Adobe Photoshop

This introductory course is intended for novice or infrequent users of Adobe Photoshop or similar programs. Hands-on skills to be practiced include...

February 26, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 2

02 Mar
Peer Review of Journal Manuscripts: Best Practices to Enhance Scholarly Communication

Peer review of journal manuscripts is considered to be a quality improvement step in the dissemination of scholarly research. But do peer reviewers do enough...

March 02, 2021 8:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 3

03 Mar
Single Cell RNA-Seq

This is a 5 hour workshop on the techniques, platforms, and methods used in analyzing single cell RNA-Seq data (scRNA-Seq). The morning session (10 am - 12...

March 03, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Monday, March 8

08 Mar
Finding Information in Support of Health Equity Research

This class will discuss strategies and resources for researching health disparities and social determinants of health. Registration is required. Please...

March 08, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 9

09 Mar
Painless PubMed

The National Library of Medicine is continuing to develop features in the new PubMed site, anticipated to replace the current PubMed in late spring...

March 09, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Mar
Data Visualization in R with ggplot2

This hands-on workshop will cover the creating visualization of data using the ggplot2 package in R. Upon completion, participants will be able to: create...

March 09, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
09 Mar
Responsibly Reusing Data

Need to find a dataset to act as a control for your study? Or do you want to reuse open access data? This workshop offers tips for locating and citing data,...

March 09, 2021 1:30 p.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 10

10 Mar
Advanced PubMed

This class provides an in-depth look at PubMed's indexing and search structures. You will learn how to narrow and focus search queries. Techniques for...

March 10, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 11

11 Mar
Explore Data with Simple Tables in Excel

Microsoft Excel is a commonly used program to record and store datasets with headings, rows, and columns. In this class, we will look at transforming that...

March 11, 2021 1:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, March 12

12 Mar
 Advanced EndNote

This hands-on class will show you how to use more advanced features of EndNote, including adding and editing citation styles, using filters and Smart Groups,...

March 12, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 16

16 Mar
Basic EndNote

Interested in EndNote but don’t know where to begin? This hour long class will get you started importing, annotating, and organizing your references, as well...

March 16, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
16 Mar
Getting Systematic About Systematic Reviews

You’ve heard of systematic reviews (SRs), but what are they? This class will describe this relatively new type of research study, point you to emerging...

March 16, 2021 11:30 a.m.
Virtual Event

Wednesday, March 17

17 Mar
Scientific Drawing with Illustrator

In this intermediate level workshop, you will work hands-on with Illustrator to create shapes and drawings to be used in figures for publication or...

March 17, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
17 Mar
Pathway Enrichment Analysis--IPA, MetaCore, & Correlation Engine

This is a 5 hour workshop. The morning session (10 am - 12 pm) provides a brief overview of bioinformatics concepts and software used for interpreting a gene...

March 17, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 18

18 Mar
Searching PsycINFO

This workshop covers the basics of searching PsycINFO using the ProQuest search system. Produced by the American Psychological Association, PsycINFO includes...

March 18, 2021 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
18 Mar
Using Census Data for Community Assessment

Census data can be an invaluable resource for learning about a community, especially if you plan on developing an intervention or grant proposal. Learn how...

March 18, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, March 19

19 Mar
Introduction to Research Data Management

In this class, learn the fundamentals of keeping your data secure and organized through brief introductions to the core areas of data management: file...

March 19, 2021 11:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Tuesday, March 23

23 Mar
Painless PubMed

The National Library of Medicine is continuing to develop features in the new PubMed site, anticipated to replace the current PubMed in late spring...

March 23, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event
23 Mar
Get Your Research Published

Using the appropriate reporting guideline can simplify the writing process and improve chances of acceptance, whether it is a class assignment, a grant, or a...

March 23, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Thursday, March 25

25 Mar
Visual Abstracts

Learn how to visually summarize your article information to increase the reach of your research. This is a "flipped class" format. Upon registration, you...

March 25, 2021 10:00 a.m.
Virtual Event

Friday, March 26

26 Mar
Preprints: How, Why, and Should I?

In this workshop we will discuss the facts and myths of preprint publication, addressing such questions as: "What are preprints?" and "Can I still publish in...

March 26, 2021 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Event
26 Mar
Version Control: Track File Changes with GitHub

Do you want to track and organize your projects more efficiently, especially in a remote or distributed environment? Are you writing code or manuscripts with...

March 26, 2021 2:00 p.m.
Virtual Event