Next Books & Bagels May 14 12pm

Join us for our next Books & Bagels: Conversations on Interdisciplinary Research co-sponored by the Biomedical Engineering Society Drexel University Chapter (BMES)!

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
12-1PM
Graduate Student Lounge (Main 010A)
Basement of Main Building
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Brief introduction to current research by graduate students followed by a moderated discussion.
Audience participation is encouraged.
Lunch will be provided.

Featuring:

Latifa Jackson
PhD Candidate, Biomedical Science, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems
“Addiction, Mental Health and Immunity: A Complex Web of Genetic Interactions”

Rosemary Bastian, Arangassery
PhD Candidate, Biomedical Engineering, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems
“Bursting HIV’s Bubble”

Moderated by Natalia Broz, Associate Director of Graduate Programs, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

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Books & Bagels Center City 4/7 12pm

Join us for our next Books & Bagels on the Center City Campus!

Monday, April 7, 2014 12-1:30pm
New College Building, Room 3506, 3rd Floor
245 N 15th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Brief introduction to current research by graduate students followed by a moderated discussion.
Audience participation is encouraged.
Lunch will be provided.

Featuring:

Chelsey Johnson, BS
MPH Student, Public Health, School of Public Health
“Implementing Health Education Workshops to Reduce Preventable Diseases in the Alajuelita Community of Costa Rica”

Laura Jennings, BS
MHS, PA-C Student, Physician Assistant Program, College of Nursing and Health Professions
“Advances in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Healthcare and Education”

Gioia Chilton, MA, ATR-BC, PhD
PhD Graduate, Creative Art Therapies, College of Nursing and Health Professions
“An Arts-Based Study of the Dynamics of Expressing Positive Emotions”

Moderated by Julie Kinzel, MEd, PA-C, Assistant Clinical Professor, PA Dept., CNHP

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Next Books & Bagels: March 28th 1pm

Join us for our next Books & Bagels!

Friday, March 28, 2014 1-2pm
Graduate Student Lounge (Main 010A)
Main Building
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Brief introduction to current research by graduate students followed by a moderated discussion.
Audience participation is encouraged.
Lunch will be provided.

Featuring:

Leah Brogan, BA
PhD Candidate, Clinical Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences
“Diagnosing Substance Related Disorders in Justice Involved Youth: Strengths and Weaknesses of the Current Diagnostic Criteria”

Lindsey Peterson, MS
JD/PhD Candidate, Law and Psychology, College of Art and Sciences
“Mental Health and the System”

Moderated by Dr. Kirk Heilbrun, Professor, Department of Psychology

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Books & Bagels February 28, 2014

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Friday, February 28, 2014 12-1PM
Graduate Student Lounge (Main 010A)
Main Building
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Brief introduction to current research by graduate students followed by a moderated discussion.
Audience participation is encouraged.
Lunch will be provided.

Featuring:

Dr. Joseph J. Salomone
PhD Graduate, Educational Leadership Development and Learning Technologies, School of Education
Executive Director, Office of the University Registrar
“Student Engagement in Online Learning: Understanding and Defining the Infusion of the Social and Academic Shared Experiences”

Moderated by Dr. Rebecca Clothey, Assistant Professor, School of Education

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Books & Bagels 1/31/14 12pm

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Friday, January 31st, 2014
12-1PM
Graduate Student Lounge (Main 010A)
Main Building
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Brief introduction to current research by graduate students followed by a moderated discussion.
Audience participation is encouraged.
Lunch will be provided.

Featuring:

Damiano Patron
PhD Candidate, Electrical Engineering, College of Engineering
“Adaptive Antennas for WiFi Networks and Wearable Applications”

John C. F. Zhang
PhD Candidate, Materials Science and Engineering, College of Engineering
“Carbon Spheres: Grape-like Nanomaterials for High Performance Supercapacitors”

Moderated by Dr. Kapil Dandekar, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, College of Engineering

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Save The Date: Books & Bagels Center City 12/6 12-1pm

Video: http://youtu.be/ooZf1idTzbc

Join us for our next Books & Bagels in Center City!

Friday, December 6th 2013
12-1PM
New College Building, Room 3217 (3rd Floor)
245 N 15th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Brief introduction to current research by graduate students followed by a moderated discussion.
Audience participation is encouraged.
Lunch will be provided.

The program typically features two graduate student speakers from varying departments who present 15-20 minutes on their graduate student experience and research projects followed by a moderated discussion. The mission of the program is to encourage interdisciplinary/interprofessional discourse and help students discover the impact of their work on both a local and global scale. We welcome students from all  levels of graduate study. Please use the form at the link below to nominate current graduate students to speak at a future program. Students may also self-nominate.

Featuring:

Stephanie Smith
MS Student, College of Nursing and Health Professions, Physician Assistant Program
“Promoting Wellness for Homeless Women in Philadelphia”

Allison Insley
MS Student, School of Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
“Environmental Health Impacts of Chemical Manufacturing in the River Wards”

Moderated by Dr. Patrick Auth, Associate Clinical Professor and Physician Assistant Department Chair, College of Nursing and Health Professions

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Books & Bagels: Conversations on Interdisciplinary Research

Join us for our next Books & Bagels: Conversations on Interdisciplinary Research featuring Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design!

Thursday, November 7, 2013.
5-6:30pm

URBN Center Annex Screening Room
3401 Filbert Street
Just out the back door of the URBN Center (3501 Market Street) and across Filbert Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Reception to follow in the lobby of the URBN Center Annex outside of the newly expanded Leonard Pearlstein Gallery

Featuring:

Rachel McCausland
MS Student, Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, Arts Administration
“Can We Really Have It All? A Study of the Struggle Between Motherhood and Executive Leadership in Philadelphia’s Arts Administration Sector”

Lindsey Crane
MS Student, Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, Arts Administration
“The case for a dedicated tax to support arts and culture in Greater Philadelphia”

Moderated by Dr. Andrew Zitcer, Assistant Teaching Professor, Thesis Director, Department of Arts & Entertainment Enterprise

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Books & Bagels: Orientation 9/12

 Books & Bagels: Conversations on Interdisciplinary Research (At Graduate Student Orientation)

Moderated by Dr. Shivanthi Anandan, Associate Professor, Department of Biology

Thursday, September 12, 2013
3:30-4:30pm
Mandell Theater
Creese Student Center Complex
3210 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Brief introduction to current research by graduate students followed by discussion of the graduate student experience at Drexel. Audience participation is encouraged.

Featuring:

Alyssa Batula
PhD Candidate, College of Engineering, Electrical Engineering
“Finding a Thesis Topic: From Musical Robots to Brain-Machine Interfaces”

Jessica Snyder
PhD Student, College of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics
“Manufacturing to Assemble Biological Material in 3-dimensional Space”

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Sponsored by the Graduate Student Association & the Office of Graduate Studies

August Books & Bagels 8/30

Join us for August Books & Bagels: Conversations on Interdisciplinary Research. Each speaker prepares a 15-20 minute presentation about their research followed by a moderated discussion. Audience participation is highly encouraged.

Lunch is provided.

Friday, August 30th 12-1pm
Graduate Student Lounge (Main 010A)
Basement of Main Building
3141 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

Featuring:

Anna Vorobyeva
PhD Candidate, College of Arts and Sciences, Biological Sciences
“When Memories Disappear…”
http://youtu.be/IqOFej-bdhA

Andrea Marshall
PhD Student, iSchool, College of Information Science and Technology, Information Science
“DIY: Steampunk Artifacts and Gender Identities”
http://youtu.be/UmC0nWi5Lw4

Moderated by Dr. Denise Garcia, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology

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July Books & Bagels 7/26 12pm

Join us for July Books & Bagels: Conversations on Interdisciplinary Research. Each speaker prepares a 10-15 minute presentation about their research followed by a moderated discussion. Lunch is provided.

Friday, July 26th 12-1pm
Graduate Student Lounge (Main 010A)
Basement of Main Building
3141 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Featuring:

Amanda NeMoyer
PhD Candidate, College of Arts and Sciences, Law-Psychology / Earle Mack School of Law, Fourth Year
“Evaluating Youth Capacities in the Juvenile Justice System: Practical Applications for Psychological Research”

Amanda’s presentation: http://youtu.be/baxUQEfKtLs

Dhairya Pujara
MS, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems, Biomedical Engineering
Confessions of a Medical Engineer”

Dhairya’s presentation: http://youtu.be/wkHlWo6lZEI

Natalie Shainsky
PhD Candidate, College of Engineering, BioElectrical Engineering
“Non-Thermal Plasma Enhances Development of Autopod Limb Buds in Organ Culture”

Moderated by Dr. Aleister Saunders, Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Education in the College of Arts & Sciences & Associate Professor of Biology

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