Research Events at the UI

How to Complete a HawkIRB New Project Application Part 2

How to Complete a HawkIRB New Project Application Part 2

Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 11:00am to 12:30pm

This is part two of a two-part training providing an overview of the HawkIRB New Project Application, including guidance to assist you in responding to many of the questions in the form. Additional trainings on modifications to IRB applications and external IRB applications are also available. See calendar for event dates and times....

How to Complete HawkIRB Modifications, Continuing Reviews, Reportable Event Forms (REFs), and Project Closure Forms

How to Complete HawkIRB Modifications, Continuing Reviews, Reportable Event Forms (REFs), and Project Closure Forms

Monday, December 16, 2019, 10:00am to 11:30am

This training session provides an overview of the forms that may need to be submitted to the IRB after approval of a study, including: Continuing Review Form Modification Form Reportable Event Form Project Closure Form Note: We recommend attending the New Project sessions before attending this session. Registration is not required, but is recommended: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_e8PiZaosnSkS5xP

HawkIRB External IRB Training

HawkIRB External IRB Training

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 9:30am to 11:00am

Researchers must submit a HawkIRB application even when the project is overseen by another IRB. This training provides an orientation to the HawkIRB New Project form and the University of Iowa review process for studies that have an external IRB of record. When there is an external IRB, the HawkIRB form collects basic information to ensure compliance with institutional policies and procedures and state regulations. Even if you have already filled out an external HawkIRB application, this...

Imagining the Latina/o/x Midwest (Sawyer Seminar Symposium)

Imagining the Latina/o/x Midwest (Sawyer Seminar Symposium)

Friday, January 31, 2020

In this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- three speakers will examine the potentials and pitfalls of imagining Latinidades in the Midwestern U.S. Building off the past success of the Latina/o Midwest Symposium, this kickoff event for the spring semester will draw attention to the ways in which Latina/o/x space and identity might be imagined and practiced outside of traditionally...

Pay Attention! The Art & Science of Focus — An Obermann Conversation

Pay Attention! The Art & Science of Focus — An Obermann Conversation

Wednesday, March 11, 2020, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Please join us for this free, public Obermann Conversation about attention and focus. We are living in the age of distractability. Understanding how our brains attend and focus, as well as what we can do to cultivate attention is necessary for our effectiveness and happiness. ...