IUPUI Translating Research Into Practice (TRIP) Community Showcase

Monday, 12 September 2011 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

IUPUI Translating Research Into Practice (TRIP) Community Showcase

Join us for an opportunity to engage with several of IUPUI's distinguished faculty scholars as they present their translational research and illustrate how they improve people's lives at the IUPUI TRIP Community Showcase. From health care to information technology, forensic sciences to tourism marketing, and Indiana to the world, these faculty members have translated their research into viable practices that improve our communities.

Monday, September 12, 2011
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
IUPUI Campus Center, Room 450
420 University Boulevard
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Rafael Bahamonde
IU School of Physical Education and Tourism Management
Comparing the effectiveness of different techniques of hip replacement surgery

Davide Bolchini
IU School of Informatics
Enhancing web navigation for aural experiences

Joseph Defazio
IU School of Informatics
Computerized education to prevent hypoglycemia when driving

J. Dennis Fortenberry
IU School of Medicine
A delivery system for expedited partner services to prevent STDs

Yao-Yi Fu
IU School of Physical Education and Tourism Management
Helping tourism organizations better understand their visitors and develop marketing strategies

John Goodpaster
Purdue School of Science
Evaluating the odor compounds sensed by explosive-detecting canines

Marianne Matthias
IU School of Liberal Arts
Making Treatment Decisions with your Healthcare Provider

Helen Sanematsu
IU Herron School of Art and Design
Bringing people and projects together in innovative and mutually beneficial ways

Alexia M. Torke
IU School of Medicine
Assessing surrogate decision making for older adults

Marquita Walker
IU School of Social Work
Reviewing state and federal policies on reintegration of displaced workers

This reception is an opportunity to talk to our TRIP faculty one-on-one, to ask questions, and to explore the research ideas they are pursuing. Appetizers and refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are requested. We hope you will join us, meet some of the talent at IUPUI, find connections, and learn about cutting-edge research.

Parking is available in the Vermont Street Garage, located just west of the Campus Center. There is a fee to park in the garage. A map of campus can be found at http://www.iupui.edu/map/.

For more information about IUPUI's TRIP Initiative, see http://trip.iupui.edu/.