Congratulations to Peter Brubaker, professor of health and exercise science, whose proposal entitled “Transition from Risk Factors to Early Heart Failure: Prevalence, Pathogenesis and Phenomics (MESA 6) has been funded by the National Institutes of Health and by (subaward/subcontract from) Wake Forest University Health Sciences.
Congratulations to Steve Messier, professor of health and exercise science, whose proposal entitled “Optimizing the value of pain management in knee osteoarthritis patients with comorbidities” has been funded by the National Institutes of Health and by (subaward/subcontract from) the Brigham and Womens Hospital.
Congratulations to Jack Rejeski, research professor of health and exercise science, whose proposal entitled “Molecular transducers of physical activity consortium coordinating center (CCC)” has been funded by the National Institutes of Health and by (subaward/subcontract from) the University of Florida.Brubaker
John Currie, who joined Wake Forest as director of athletics early this year, will speak at the Nov. 13 meeting of the Staff Advisory Council (SAC).
The meeting will be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. in Benson University Center, Room 401 B/D. The meeting is open to staff and others.
Also speaking will be Melissa Clodfelter, assistant vice president of campus engagement and professional development.
The meeting and event schedule for the SAC is available on its website.
The annual Wake Forest Artisans’ Fair will be held Dec. 6 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Benson University Center, Room 401.
More than 35 vendors are expected to show and sell their handcrafted products. Faculty and staff, including retirees, are invited to bring their products to sell at the fair.
Some of the items offered for sale include:
The More Concert Series has scheduled four shows for the early months of 2020.
All concerts will take place at The Barn at Reynolda Village. All will begin at 8 p.m., with doors opening at 7 p.m. They will be seated general admission concerts with limited reserved table seating.
Tickets for the concerts may be purchased online.
The concerts include:
The Wake Forest University Police Department will hold an open house on Nov. 13 from 1 to 3 p.m. to celebrate its newly-renovated communications center. The police department is located in Alumni Hall.
Police Chief Regina Lawson and Emergency Services Manager Chauncey Bowers will present remarks at 1:30 p.m. Afterward, guided tours of the communications center will be offered.
Light refreshments will be served.
The police department encourages advance registration by those planning to attend. An invitation to the event has been distributed to faculty, staff and students. The invitation provides an opportunity to register online.
Anyone with questions about the event may e-mail Sheila Robertson at email@example.com.