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Provost's Discovery Themes Lecturer Program: Mary Robinson
The Discovery Themes Provost's Lecturer Program presents Mary Robinson, Ireland’s first woman President and leader of The Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice, on Thursday, January 24, 2019.Learn More
Through the InFACT-led AgriCULTURE Gardens Initiative, a demonstration plot featuring native plants was seeded outside of Smith Lab in May 2018. In collaboration with Landscape Services, students from the Landscape Architecture program at Ohio State's Knowlton School designed the garden. Students from Ohio State's Sustainable Growing Club (GrOSU) and staff from InFACT will maintain the space.
Cranking up your headphones or scrambling for a front-row spot at rock shows could be damaging more than your hearing. "Hearing loss, even minor deficits, can take a toll in young people - they're using cognitive resources that could be preserved until much later in life," says Yune Lee, a CBI affiliate and assistant professor in Speech & Hearing Sciences. "Most concerning, this early hearing loss could pave the way for dementia."
The 2nd Annual Ohio Mass Spectrometry and Metabolomics Symposium (OMSMS) was held at the Blackwell Inn on May 16-17, 2018. Over 200 participants from 37 organizations attended plenary sessions with keynote and invited speakers in Food and Nutritional Metabolomics (Chair: Josh Blakeslee), Multi-omics for Health (Chair: Ewy Mathe), Advances in Mass Spectrometry (Chair: Amanda Hummon), and NMR- and/or MS-based Metabolomics (Chair: Rafael Bruschweiler); poster and oral presentations (submitted abstracts); industry-sponsored Lunch and Learn sessions; breakout sessions (Preparing for a Career in Industry and Making Your Science Accessible with Foods for Health Ted-style Discovery Talks); and evening reception.
Faculty members trained by the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) in TED-style speaking will deliver their final talks on Friday (5/18) at 11 a.m. in 115 Biomedical Research Tower. The event is open to the public. The TED-style training prepares participants to join the IDI speakers' bureau.