Month Flat Week Day
Events that may be of interest to our research community that are sponsored by organizations outside of NC TraCS.

SDSS: Data Science Flash Talk Networking Event

Wednesday, February 21, 2024 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

The UNC School of Data Science and Society is hosting a flash talk networking event to stimulate connections and innovative research in data science across Carolina. Such connections could lead to new research activities funded by SDSS's rolling seed grants. Join for lunch, meet colleagues and learn about the rolling seed grant program available through SDSS.

Space is limited with attendance priority granted to registrants that have ...

Odum Institute: Writing Questions and Visual Design of Surveys

Thursday, February 22, 2024 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Every 2 Days until February 22, 2024

This course will be held over two-days (2/20/2024 AND 2/22/2024), 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET each day. Attendance is required as this class will not be recorded.

This course focuses on best practices for writing questions and visual design for surveys, with a focus on holistic designs in which question wording and visual design work together to produce good measurement. It draws on the empirical literature to provide practical guidelines f...

SSW: Community and Neighborhood Level Interventions for Black Populations

Thursday, February 22, 2024 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Community and Neighborhood Level Interventions for Black Populations

The third discussion in the SSW's Black History Month series delves into effective, community-based mental health interventions. Hear from experts in the field, learn about culturally sensitive approaches to suicide prevention, and explore humanizing approaches to research with Black populations.

Register

DataBytes: Becoming A Data Detective

Thursday, February 22, 2024 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Becoming A Data Detective – Holding AI Accountable

Bias and brittleness in artificial intelligence (Al) tools are a growing concern. Join Hilke Schellman, Emmy-award winning investigative reporter, Wall Street Journal and Guardian contributor and Journalism Professor at NYU, as she shares key takeaways from her book, The Algorithm: How Al Decides Who Gets Hired, Monitored, Promoted, and Fired and Why We Need to Fight Back Now.

A...

45th Annual Minority Health Conference

Friday, February 23, 2024 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

The Building Blocks to Well-Being: Connections Between Health and Stress

The Minority Health Conference, which is the largest and longest-running student-led health conference in the country, aims to raise awareness around minority health and mobilize students, academics and community members to take action for change. The conference seeks to examine the factors that have created and impacted health inequities across gender, race, ec...

Odum Institute: DATAVERSE API

Friday, February 23, 2024 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Description: This is a full-day, intensive, online interactive course focused on using the Dataverse Application Programming Interface (API) to interact with data archived in a Dataverse-based repository. The session will be broken into to two segments over the course of the day: 1) we will cover the basics of what an API is, how it works, and what it is used for, all set in terms of the Dataverse platform; and 2) will cover practical e...

Rethinking Clinical Trials Grand Rounds: Virtual Vigilance

Friday, February 23, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Virtual Vigilance: Monitoring of Decentralized Clinical Trials

This NIH Collaboratory Rethinking Clinical Trials Grand Rounds features:

Adrian Hernandez, MD
Executive Director, Duke Clinical Research Institute
Vice Dean, Duke University School of Medicine

Christopher J. Lindsell, PhD
Professor and co-Chief of Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
Director, Data Science and Biostatistics, Duke Clinical ...

Carolina Engagement Week 2024

Monday, February 26, 2024
Every Day until March 01, 2024

Carolina Engagement Week 2024 brings together Carolina faculty, staff and students with community partners to learn about and celebrate engagement and collaboration with North Carolina communities.

Register for the events you want to attend and participate in skill-building workshops, research presentations, panel discussions and more!

View the events at engagementweek.unc.edu/events-calendar.

View last year's recap at engagementw...

Carolina Engagement Week 2024

Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Every Day until March 01, 2024

Carolina Engagement Week 2024 brings together Carolina faculty, staff and students with community partners to learn about and celebrate engagement and collaboration with North Carolina communities.

Register for the events you want to attend and participate in skill-building workshops, research presentations, panel discussions and more!

View the events at engagementweek.unc.edu/events-calendar.

View last year's recap at engagementw...

Odum Institute: Census Data for Urban Studies

Tuesday, February 27, 2024 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This course is being offered in collaboration between the Odum Institute and the Center for Urban & Regional Studies.

This one-day course will be offered via Zoom. Attendance is required as the course will not be recorded.

Course Summary:

In the past, working with US Census data in its various forms required gathering the data from numerous locations and using multiple software packages to process, analyze, and visualize it. For...

Carolina Engagement Week 2024

Wednesday, February 28, 2024
Every Day until March 01, 2024

Carolina Engagement Week 2024 brings together Carolina faculty, staff and students with community partners to learn about and celebrate engagement and collaboration with North Carolina communities.

Register for the events you want to attend and participate in skill-building workshops, research presentations, panel discussions and more!

View the events at engagementweek.unc.edu/events-calendar.

View last year's recap at engagementw...

Odum Institute: Advanced Statistical Machine Learning

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

This one-day course will be offered via Zoom only. Attendance is required as it will not be recorded.

Course Summary:
Statistical machine learning is an interdisciplinary research area which is closely related to statistics, computer sciences, engineering, and bioinformatics. Many statistical machine learning techniques and algorithms have proven to be very useful for various scientific areas. This course will cover a number of unsu...

Carolina Engagement Week 2024

Thursday, February 29, 2024
Every Day until March 01, 2024

Carolina Engagement Week 2024 brings together Carolina faculty, staff and students with community partners to learn about and celebrate engagement and collaboration with North Carolina communities.

Register for the events you want to attend and participate in skill-building workshops, research presentations, panel discussions and more!

View the events at engagementweek.unc.edu/events-calendar.

View last year's recap at engagementw...

Rare Disease Day 2024

Thursday, February 29, 2024 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

NIH is gearing up for their biggest meeting of the year, Rare Disease Day, set for Thursday, February 29 at the NIH Main Campus. Nearly 10% of people in the United States have a rare disease. Rare diseases often are difficult to diagnose and treat. NCATS and the NIH Clinical Center are co-hosting this event to raise awareness, shine a spotlight on stories told by the rare diseases community, and highlight research and the developmen...

Carolina Engagement Week 2024

Friday, March 01, 2024
Every Day until March 01, 2024

Carolina Engagement Week 2024 brings together Carolina faculty, staff and students with community partners to learn about and celebrate engagement and collaboration with North Carolina communities.

Register for the events you want to attend and participate in skill-building workshops, research presentations, panel discussions and more!

View the events at engagementweek.unc.edu/events-calendar.

View last year's recap at engagementw...

Rethinking Clinical Trials Grand Rounds: Effect of an Intensive Food-As-Medicine Program on Health and Health Care Use

Friday, March 01, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Effect of an Intensive Food-As-Medicine Program on Health and Health Care Use: Evidence from a Randomized Clinical Trial

This NIH Collaboratory Rethinking Clinical Trials Grand Rounds features:

Joseph Doyle, PhD
Erwin H. Schell Professor of Management and Applied Economics
MIT Sloan School of Management

Learn More

RAC: Symposium for Health Equity Research in SE North Carolina

Monday, March 04, 2024 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Symposium for Health Equity Research in Southeastern North Carolina

The Symposium for Health Equity Research in Southeastern North Carolina (SE NC) will bring together health equity leaders, academics, and community members interested in conducting research in SE NC. Participants will leave with the ability to understand key findings of health equity research relevant to SE NC and identify potential collaborators for future research ...

Odum Institute: Introduction to Data Analytics

Monday, March 04, 2024 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Every 2 Days until March 06, 2024

The data explosion we are experiencing in every aspect of our lives from social media to smart cars to internet of things requires a deeper look at data analytics. Data analytics is the application of tools and techniques for analyzing raw data to find patterns, develop models and mine actionable insights. Today performing data analysis is both a science and an art. Even though data analytics is highly automated as processes and algorit...

Odum Institute: Introduction to Data Analytics

Wednesday, March 06, 2024 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Every 2 Days until March 06, 2024

The data explosion we are experiencing in every aspect of our lives from social media to smart cars to internet of things requires a deeper look at data analytics. Data analytics is the application of tools and techniques for analyzing raw data to find patterns, develop models and mine actionable insights. Today performing data analysis is both a science and an art. Even though data analytics is highly automated as processes and algorit...

CRI: Centering Adolescents in the Provision of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare

Tuesday, March 12, 2024 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Centering Adolescents in the Provision of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare

Join the Children's Research Institute for a hybrid seminar with Bianca Allison, MD, MPH, an assistant professor in General Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine at UNC School of Medicine. Participate in the seminar either in person at 3116 Mary Ellen Jones Building (with lunch provided) or via Zoom.

Zoom information - Meeting ID: 985 6644 6544 | Password: 09747...

Page 1 of 2

Get NC TraCS events and news delivered to your inbox! Subscribe to our weekly email blast

Need help advertising your event? Contact Michelle Maclay at michelle_maclay@med.unc.edu

NC TraCS Institute logo vertical

In partnership with:

Contact Us


Brinkhous-Bullitt, 2nd floor
160 N. Medical Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27599

919.966.6022
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Social


Cite Us


CitE and SUBMit CTSA Grant number - UM1TR004406

© 2008-2024 The North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The content of this website is solely the responsibility of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and does not necessarily represent the official views of the NIH   accessibility | contact