May

May 1, 2013

2nd week of IP & Ethics module.

Meeting began: 2:30

Minutes by: Thej

Trainees present: Olu, Mohammad, Amanda, Quincy, Rabia, Ahmad, Thej, Lei, Teresa, Marc, Tasha, Vanessa.Seth

Faculty Present: Dr. Black

MODULE OVERVIEW

  • Olu led the discussion of  the first IP module assignment.
  • Marc presented a talk on the principles and applications of bioethics. Class went over certain hypothetical examples of cases which identify ethical aspects of medical procedures.
  • Dr. Black went over details of planning for the summer retreat.

HW assignment : An email will be sent with details of the assignment that is due next week.

 

Date: May 8, 2013

3rd week of IP & Ethics module

Minutes by: Quincy

Members Present: Mohammad Mayy, Lei Gu, Thejaswi Tumkur, Rabia Hussain, Vanessa Peters, Ahmad Mozafari, Sonny Penterman, Thomas (TJ) Wallin, Teresa Kao, Marc Murphy, Oluwakayode  Bamiduro, Tasha Zephirin, Quincy Williams

New Student from Purdue joined us today.

  • ~20 minute delay connecting all students to Adobe Connect. Time will be made up in next meeting.
  • Invited speaker from USPTO (video conference). Mr. Trevor McGraw talked for ~30 minutes. The title of the presentation was “Guiding Research to Transfer”
  • Dr. Olu Bamiduro gave 30 minute talk on intellectual property and technology transfer. The title of his talk was “An Overview of IP and its Importance in Transfer of Technology”
  • Review question from homework will be covered in next meeting.

 

May 15, 2013

4th week of IP & Ethics module.

Meeting began: 2:30

Minutes by: Ahmad

Trainees present: Olu, Mohammad, Amanda, Quincy, Rabia, Ahmad, Thej, Lei, Teresa, Marc, Tasha, Vanessa, Seth and T.J.

Faculty Present: Dr. Black

MODULE OVERVIEW

  • Olu directed Homework #2 and #3 discussion.
  • Marc showed a movie (The Lab, Avoiding research misconduct) about research misconduct.
  • Dr. Black talked about the summer retreat plan. Also, she asked students opinion about offering a new course (nanobiotechnology) for next semester.

This was the last meeting of this year's IGERT modules.

Note: We will be meeting next week Wednesday 22nd May 2013 for about 30 minutes for Summer Retreat Plan.

 

Next meeting: May 22, 2013

 

 

 

 


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