Clinical & Translational Research Seminar Series

Upcoming Seminars

Thursday, January 12, 2017
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Michael Sorrell Center 2018 
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Bring your lunch and join us for a lecture on:

Health Records in the Cloud:  From Vision to Reality

Lynn Johnson, PhD

Professor of Dentistry, School of Dentistry
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs & Institutional Effectiveness
Clinical Professor, School of Information
University of Michigan

Dr. Johnson is an informatics specialist with extensive experience in developing and evaluating innovative technologies that support dental education and patient care. Dr. Johnson has focused her recent work in four areas: (1) creation and evaluation of secure cloud-based electronic health systems, (2) the assessment of clinical problem-solving skills, (3) innovative uses of technology for the instruction and evaluation of oral health care providers, and (4) the evaluation of the merit and worth of instructional products and methodologies. Her research in learning technologies has received continuous support from NIH and NSF grants for over 15 years including being the principal investigator on two NIH grants. Dr. Johnson has over 60 peer-reviewed publications. Dr. Johnson has completed multiple leadership programs including being a 2015 graduate of the Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine® (ELAM). 

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CTR Seminar Archives  
02/17/2015 "A New Paradigm for Engaging the War on Infectious Diseases" - John Mirsalis, PhD, DABT
05/19/2014 "Rural Research Resources at UNMC" - Risto Rautiainen, PhD
04/21/2014 "Recruiting Rural Subjects: Lessons Learned" - Carol Pullen, RN, EdD, and Teresa Barry Haultquist, RN, PhD
03/17/2014 "Biomedical Informatics at UNMC: Big Data Yields Big Insights" - James McClay, MD
01/20/2014 "Data Support Public Health Practice and Research in Nebraska: Joint Public Health Data Center" - Ming Qu, MD, PhD
01/10/2014 "Building Frontiers Clinical and Translational Science Informatics Capabilities Using NIH-funded Open Informatics Tools and Communities" - Dr. Russ Waitman
10/21/2013 "Research IT: Resources and Strategies" - Ashok Mudgapalli, PhD
09/16/2013 "The Clinical and Translational Research Mentored Scholars Program at UNMC" - Fausto Loberiza, MD
09/04/2013 "The Creighton Osteoporosis Research Center" - Robert Recker, MD

"Role of Biologics Production Facility in Translational Research" - Phyllis Warkentin, MD and Charles Branson, MS

03/18/2013 "Tissue Science" - David Wert, BS
03/11/2013 "Research Linking & Billing Summary" - Courtney Kennedy, RN, MSN, ACNP, recording not available
02/18/2013 "Commercializing Your Technology: How to Bring a Product to Market" - Gary Madsen, PhD, Entrepreneur in Residence
02/11/2013 "Coverage Analysis and It's Role in Research" - Katie Penas, MHA, CNMT, RT
10/15/2012 "Department of Defense and UARC Funding Opportunities" - Mark Bowen, BS
09/18/2012 "Methods Used in Comparative Effectiveness Research", "Methods Used in Comparative Effectiveness Research-Part 2"
"Methods Used in Comparative Effectiveness Research" ppt slides, - Susan D. Horn, PhD,
08/20/2012 "NSF Funding Opportunities" - Scott Snyder, PhD
07/26/2012 "Leveraging Informatics and Health IT to Create a Learning Health System" - Peter J. Embi, recording not available
06/18/2012 "Electronic Health Records and Migration to Epic" - Purnima Guda, PhD and Chris Kratochvil, MD
05/21/2012 "Building Translational Research Teams; Autism Spectrum Disorder: Brain, Genes and Behavior" - Stephen Dager, MD
04/16/2012 "Disclosures, Contracts, and Sunshine Laws" - Richard Spellman, JD and Sheila Wrobel, JD, MBA
02/20/2012 "SciVal Experts: Find your next collaborator" - Linda Wilkie, BS, VT
02/09/2012 "Rural Technology Core" - Lani (Chi Chi) Zimmerman, PhD
01/16/2012 "DOD Funding Opportunities; FY2012 - Beyond Earmarks" - Mark D. Bowen, BS and Paula Turpen, PhD
01/12/2012 "E-Mail Migration for Clinical Researchers" - Kim Laursen, ITS Education Coordinator
12/08/2011 "REDCap" - Steve Bonasera, MD, PhD
11/21/2011 "Research Pharmacy Support" - Jon Beck, PharmD
11/15/2011 "Working with CROs"
10/17/2011 "Social Science Collaboration Across Campuses" - Mindy Anderson-Knott, PhD, Director of Evaluation & Development - Bureau of Sociological Research, UNL
10/13/2011 "How to Get Your Clinical Trial Agreement Finalized Faster"
09/20/2011 "Budgeting & Contracts (from a coordinator's perspective) & Billing"
09/19/2011 "Center for Regenerative Medicine" - Nora Sarvetnick, PhD, recording not available
08/15/2011 "UNeMed: Translating Research to Improve Healthcare" - Michael Dixon, PhD
05/16/2011 "Emerging Role of Informatics in Improving Population Health" - Ashish Joshi, MD, MPH
04/18/2011 "Collaborative Opportunities at the College of IS&T at UNO: The Intersection of Information Technology & Health Informatics Research" - Ann Fruhling, PhD, MBA
03/29/2011 "Crafting an Exceptional NIH Grant Application: An Insider's Perspective" - Martin Padarathsingh, PhD
03/21/2011 "Can We Communicate & Translate Between Agricultural Producers & Biomedical Health Providers?" - Concetta DiRusso, PhD
02/21/2011 "Cancer Genome Studies" - San Ming Wang, MD, recording not available
01/17/2011 "Community-Linked Health Sciences Research Plaza" - Magda Peck, ScD
11/15/2010 "Bioinformatics Approaches for Accelerating Biomedical Research" - Babu Guda, PhD
10/18/2010 "Mental Health Disparities: Emergent Mental Disorders Among Indigenous Adolescents" - Les Whitbeck, PhD