Technique Talk: Troubleshooting Quantitative PCR (qPCR)
In this workshop, you will learn about the critical factors that ensure qPCR accuracy and success. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - January 18, 2021 Category: Science Tags: The Scientist University Source Type: news

FDA-ASCO Virtual Workshop Defining a Research Agenda to Address Barriers and Solutions to Oral Anticancer Agent Adherence - 02/02/2021 - 02/03/2021
FDA-ASCO Virtual Workshop (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - January 14, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

C-Path announces SHIP-MD 2021 Virtual Workshop
(Critical Path Institute (C-Path)) C-Path in collaboration with the US Food and Drug Administration's Center for Devices and Radiological Health AdvaMed, the American Academy of Pediatrics and multiple pediatric health system leaders, is proud to announce the System of Hospitals for Innovation in Pediatrics - Medical Devices Virtual Workshop to be held on February 9-11, 2021. The workshop will focus on the acceleration of medical device development for the unique needs of children. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Workshop on Evaluating RWE from Observational Studies in Regulatory Decision-Making - 02/16/2021 - 02/17/2021
Workshop on Evaluating RWE from Observational Studies in Regulatory Decision-Making (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - January 12, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

AIBS Communications Boot Camp for Scientists
Discussion on Biological CollectionsBuilding More Resilient Organizations - Strategic and Financial Planning  (Source: AIBS Classifieds)
Source: AIBS Classifieds - January 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

AIBS Communications Boot Camp for Scientists
Discussion on Biological CollectionsBuilding More Resilient Organizations - Strategic and Financial Planning  (Source: Education Reports)
Source: Education Reports - January 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

AIBS Communications Boot Camp for Scientists
Discussion on Biological CollectionsBuilding More Resilient Organizations - Strategic and Financial Planning  (Source: BioScience Press Releases)
Source: BioScience Press Releases - January 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

AIBS Communications Boot Camp for Scientists
Discussion on Biological CollectionsBuilding More Resilient Organizations - Strategic and Financial Planning  (Source: AIBS News)
Source: AIBS News - January 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

AIBS Communications Boot Camp for Scientists
Discussion on Biological CollectionsBuilding More Resilient Organizations - Strategic and Financial Planning  (Source: Eye on Education)
Source: Eye on Education - January 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

AIBS Communications Boot Camp for Scientists
Discussion on Biological CollectionsBuilding More Resilient Organizations - Strategic and Financial Planning  (Source: Washington Watch)
Source: Washington Watch - January 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

AIBS Communications Boot Camp for Scientists
Discussion on Biological CollectionsBuilding More Resilient Organizations - Strategic and Financial Planning  (Source: AIBS BioScience Editorials)
Source: AIBS BioScience Editorials - January 12, 2021 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Psychosocial factors and the effects of a structured injury prevention workshop on coaches' self-efficacy to implement the 11+ exercise program - Owoeye OBA, McKay CD, R äisänen AM, Hubkarao T, Palacios-Derflingher L, Emery CA.
Psychosocial factors have both direct and indirect influence on behavior change. Self-efficacy is a key psychosocial factor driving behavior change. It is an individual's perceived capability of performing a desired action. Structured injury prevention w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"This is me!" Perceptions of older adult simulated participants in an aging and injury simulation experience - Lee DA, Maxwell CA, Miller S.
BACKGROUND: Older adults played the role of frail and prefrail geriatric trauma patients in a frailty-focused communication workshop for nurses. Although subjects played a role (acting) as simulated participants (SPs) for simulation, workshop content and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Video » Social Disconnection and Late-Life Suicide: Mechanisms, Treatment Targets, and Interventions - Day Two
On September 17 and 18, 2020, the NIMH Division of Translational Research conducted a two-day virtual workshop, “ Social Disconnection and Late Life Suicide, ” which brought together clinician scientists, behavioral scientists, neuroscientists, geriatric psychiatrists, epidemiologists, and implementation scientists to discuss the current state of the science on social disconnection and suicide. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Video » Social Disconnection and Late-Life Suicide: Mechanisms, Treatment Targets, and Interventions - Day One, Part One
On September 17 and 18, 2020, the NIMH Division of Translational Research conducted a two-day virtual workshop, “ Social Disconnection and Late Life Suicide, ” which brought together clinician scientists, behavioral scientists, neuroscientists, geriatric psychiatrists, epidemiologists, and implementation scientists to discuss the current state of the science on social disconnection and suicide. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Video » Social Disconnection and Late-Life Suicide: Mechanisms, Treatment Targets, and Interventions - Day One, Part Two
On September 17 and 18, 2020, the NIMH Division of Translational Research conducted a two-day virtual workshop, “ Social Disconnection and Late Life Suicide, ” which brought together clinician scientists, behavioral scientists, neuroscientists, geriatric psychiatrists, epidemiologists, and implementation scientists to discuss the current state of the science on social disconnection and suicide. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

FDIC International Postponed to August 2021
(Fair Lawn, NJ, January 6, 2021) – As a result of both the State of Indiana’s government direction, general public health advisories and many industry travel restrictions in response to the ongoing impact of the COVID 19 pandemic the upcoming FDIC International, scheduled to take place on April 19-24, 2021, at the Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium will now take place August 19-24, 2021. “This was a difficult decision but the safety and wellbeing of our attendees, exhibitors, partners, and staff remain the most important priority for us. We have put thoughtful consideration into...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - January 6, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News FDIC Source Type: news

FDIC International Postponed to August 2021
(Fair Lawn, NJ, January 6, 2021) – As a result of both the State of Indiana’s government direction, general public health advisories and many industry travel restrictions in response to the ongoing impact of the COVID 19 pandemic the upcoming FDIC International, scheduled to take place on April 19-24, 2021, at the Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium will now take place August 19-24, 2021. “This was a difficult decision but the safety and wellbeing of our attendees, exhibitors, partners, and staff remain the most important priority for us. We have put thoughtful consideration into...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - January 6, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News FDIC Source Type: news

FDIC International Postponed to August 2021
(Fair Lawn, NJ, January 6, 2021) – As a result of both the State of Indiana’s government direction, general public health advisories and many industry travel restrictions in response to the ongoing impact of the COVID 19 pandemic the upcoming FDIC International, scheduled to take place on April 19-24, 2021, at the Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium will now take place August 19-24, 2021. “This was a difficult decision but the safety and wellbeing of our attendees, exhibitors, partners, and staff remain the most important priority for us. We have put thoughtful consideration into...
Source: JEMS Latest News - January 6, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News FDIC Source Type: news

FDIC International Postponed to August 2021
(Fair Lawn, NJ, January 6, 2021) – As a result of both the State of Indiana’s government direction, general public health advisories and many industry travel restrictions in response to the ongoing impact of the COVID 19 pandemic the upcoming FDIC International, scheduled to take place on April 19-24, 2021, at the Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium will now take place August 19-24, 2021. “This was a difficult decision but the safety and wellbeing of our attendees, exhibitors, partners, and staff remain the most important priority for us. We have put thoughtful consideration into...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - January 6, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News FDIC Source Type: news

FDIC International Postponed to August 2021
(Fair Lawn, NJ, January 6, 2021) – As a result of both the State of Indiana’s government direction, general public health advisories and many industry travel restrictions in response to the ongoing impact of the COVID 19 pandemic the upcoming FDIC International, scheduled to take place on April 19-24, 2021, at the Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium will now take place August 19-24, 2021. “This was a difficult decision but the safety and wellbeing of our attendees, exhibitors, partners, and staff remain the most important priority for us. We have put thoughtful consideration into...
Source: JEMS Operations - January 6, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News FDIC Source Type: news

FDIC International Postponed to August 2021
(Fair Lawn, NJ, January 6, 2021) – As a result of both the State of Indiana’s government direction, general public health advisories and many industry travel restrictions in response to the ongoing impact of the COVID 19 pandemic the upcoming FDIC International, scheduled to take place on April 19-24, 2021, at the Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium will now take place August 19-24, 2021. “This was a difficult decision but the safety and wellbeing of our attendees, exhibitors, partners, and staff remain the most important priority for us. We have put thoughtful consideration into...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - January 6, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: JEMS Staff Tags: News FDIC Source Type: news

Scientific Meeting » Workshop: Gene-based Therapeutics for Rare Genetic Neurodevelopmental Psychiatric Disorders
Join NIMH for a virtual workshop focused on the potential challenges and opportunities for gene-based therapeutic strategies for individuals with rare genetic neurodevelopmental disorders. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Identifying strategies to advance research on traumatic brain injury's effect on women
(NIH/National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke) Analysis from a workshop convened by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) in 2017 reveals gaps in and opportunities for research to improve understanding of the effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in women. A new paper in the Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation summarizes and updates the findings presented during the 'Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury in Women' workshop and provides strategies for advancing research efforts in this area. NINDS is part of the National Institutes of Health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - January 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Aging and cancer interplay explored at NIH workshop
Researchers discussed how aging influences cancer progression and how cancer accelerates aging, at National Institutes of Health event. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Infectious disease and the environment — a two-way street
At a National Academies workshop, experts discussed how infectious disease and environmental exposures interact. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Science teachers find inspiration at NIEHS hands-on workshop
Ten teachers enjoyed a hands-on experience in biomedical research during the NIEHS Science, Teachers, and Research Summer Experience. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Extreme events conference highlights risks to the elderly
Federal workshop explores the toll of extreme weather and other events on the elderly and vulnerable populations. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Natasha Clayton and lab enhance NIEHS environmental health education
When groups of students or teachers come to NIEHS for education workshops, Natasha Clayton and her lab step forward to show science at work. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Teacher workshops tackle problem-based science
Two groups of teachers enjoyed workshops at NIEHS, in collaboration with the North Carolina Association for Biomedical Research. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Environmental health outreach in Puerto Rico
NIEHS held outreach activities in San Juan, Puerto Rico in March, including community tours, a town hall, and worker training workshop. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Psychiatric disorders and the role of exposures
Experts discussed links between psychiatric disorders and exposures, at an NIEHS workshop focused on possible biological pathways. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

EHS FEST features cutting-edge exposure sensors and technologies
NIEHS grantees shared cutting-edge exposure sensors at the EHS FEST Sensors and Technologies Fair, conference sessions, and a workshop. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Air quality and health workshop advances NIEHS, India research goals
In New Delhi, NIEHS and partners in India worked toward establishing research collaborations on air pollution exposure and health. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Anniversary event highlights Superfund and disaster response programs
Events in Boston mark 30 years of the Superfund Research and Worker Training Programs, along with a Disaster Research Response workshop. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Mitochondrial roles in inflammation explored at NIEHS workshop
Scientists from NIEHS and around the country explored the links between inflammation, mitochondrial metabolism, and the environment in a workshop at NIEHS. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Challenges in studying hazards of botanicals explored at NTP workshop
About 300 people attended a National Toxicology Program workshop exploring challenges faced by researchers studying botanical supplements. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Light and disruption of sleep cycles explored at NTP workshop
The National Toxicology Program assembled an international panel of experts to discuss how disruptions to circadian rhythms affect health. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Connecting high throughput assay results to animal test outcomes
Attendees at a recent workshop identified steps needed for high throughput test data to begin serving existing toxicity testing needs. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Microbiome and environmental health highlighted at workshop
At a workshop convened by the National Academy of Sciences, scientists explored the microbiome and its role in environmental health. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

How Women-centred Digital Platforms can Enhance Empowerment
This article is a sponsored feature.   Follow @IPSNewsUNBureau !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0],p=/^http:/.test(d.location)?'http':'https';if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src=p+'://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document, 'script', 'twitter-wjs');   The post How Women-centred Digital Platforms can Enhance Empowerment appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Fairuz Ahmed Tags: Development & Aid Education Gender Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Fuzia 2020 Source Type: news

Our Invisible Universe of Grief
A version of this article appeared in this week’s It’s Not Just You newsletter. SUBSCRIBE HERE to have It’s Not Just You delivered to your inbox every Sunday. 🌞Well hello! I’m so glad you’re here. This week we’ve got a meditation on invisible grief, tips on choosing a mental health app, a no-stress writing workshop suggestion, and stories of community giving. OUR INVISIBLE UNIVERSE OF GRIEF Early in the morning at the unruly park by my house, it feels like the before-times. Big dogs gallop by, chasing each other at full speed, nothing between them and the rise of the next ...
Source: TIME: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susanna Schrobsdorff Tags: Uncategorized Evergreen It's Not Just You Source Type: news

The Irreplaceable Grace Of an Ordinary Morning
A version of this article appeared in this week’s It’s Not Just You newsletter. SUBSCRIBE HERE to have It’s Not Just You delivered to your inbox every Sunday. 🌞Well hello! I’m so glad you’re here. This week we’ve got a meditation on invisible grief, tips on choosing a mental health app, a no-stress writing workshop suggestion, and stories of community giving. OUR INVISIBLE UNIVERSE OF GRIEF Early in the morning at the unruly park by my house, it feels like the before-times. Big dogs gallop by, chasing each other at full speed, nothing between them and the rise of the next ...
Source: TIME: Health - January 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susanna Schrobsdorff Tags: Uncategorized Evergreen It's Not Just You Source Type: news

Scientific Meeting » Virtual Workshop: Social Disconnection and Late-Life Suicide: Mechanisms, Treatment Targets, and Interventions
Suicide rates in older adults have risen more than 40% in the past 10 years and social disconnection is one of the primary risk factors. This virtual workshop will bring together clinician scientists, behavioral scientists, neuroscientists, geriatric psychiatrists, epidemiologists, and implementation scientists to discuss the current state of the science on social disconnection and suicide. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - January 1, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Covid-19 - Takaona Calls On Journalists to Avoid Gatherings, Workshops
[New Zimbabwe] Former Zimbabwe Union of Journalists (ZUJ) president Matthew Takaona has urged journalists to start finding smart ways of gathering news and try to avoid gatherings and workshops. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 28, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Implementing a psycho-educational model to increase university lecturers' effectiveness to constructively manage experienced aggression - Toerien RR, Myburgh CPH, Poggenpoel M.
BACKGROUND: The authors developed a psycho-educational model as a conceptual framework of reference for university lecturers to facilitate the constructive management of experienced aggression. The model must be implemented in a workshop and in practice... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Oncology Therapy Development Workshop: Pivotal Steps and Avoiding Pitfalls for Start-ups - 03/30/2021 - 03/31/2021
Meeting page (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - December 22, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Empowering Women through Wisdom
Credit: Oxfam.orgBy Caryll Tozer and Soraya M. DeenCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka, Dec 22 2020 (IPS) During the COVID 19 lockdown in Sri Lanka, seven women from diverse religious and ethnic backgrounds came together to deliver Wisdom and their message that women must be empowered and their voices for national unity must be heard through this movement. We called ourselves the Wisdom Women and named the online program we created, “Wisdom Wednesdays”. The program airs every fortnight and since its inception in March 2020, we have hosted 21 stimulating shows, with thousands of people watching from across the world. https://y...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - December 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Caryll Tozer and Soraya M. Deen Tags: Asia-Pacific Civil Society Featured Gender Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Health Officials Fear COVID-19 Pandemic-Related Suicide Spike Among Indigenous Youth
Fallen pinecones covered 16-year-old Leslie Keiser’s fresh grave at the edge of Wolf Point, a small community on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation on the eastern Montana plains. Leslie, whose father is a member of the Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes, is one of at least two teenagers on the reservation who died by suicide this summer. A third teen’s death is under investigation, authorities say. Leslie’s mother, Natalie Keiser, was standing beside the grave recently when she received a text with a photo of the headstone she ordered. She looked at her phone and then back at the grave of the girl who t...
Source: TIME: Health - December 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Sara Reardon / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news