Vol 5. Issue 11 / March 28, 2005

In Brief

Cochrane to Speak in Faculty Lecture Series
Scripps Research Institute Professor Charles Cochrane will speak on “Protein-phosopholipid interactions: the development of a synthetic therapeutic pulmonary surfactant” as part of the ongoing Faculty Lecture Series on Wednesday, April 6. The lecture will be held at 5 PM in the Timken Amphitheater, Scripps Clinic, 10666 North Torrey Pines Road.

Lunch & Learn: “Don’t Panic”
Clinical psychologist Jeff Jones of The Scripps Research Institute’s Counseling and Postdoctoral Services Department will speak on “Don’t Panic: Taking Control of Anxiety,” as part of the ongoing Lunch & Learn seminar series, on Wednesday, March 30, from noon to 1 PM. The seminar will be held in the W.M. Keck Amphitheater in the Beckman Center. No reservations are necessary. For more information, contact Jan Hill, x4-2950.

Submit 2004 Healthcare, Dependent Care Spending Account Claims by March 31
Benefits Administration reminds participants in the Healthcare Spending Account and/or the Dependent Care Spending Account during the 2004 plan year that the deadline for submitting reimbursement claims is Thursday, March 31, 2005. Claims from 2004 should be sent to Barney and Barney. Barney and Barney claim forms are available online at http://www.scripps.edu/hr/benefits/flexaccts.html and in the front lobby of the Human Resources office. Forms may also be requested by contacting Benefits Administration, x4-8487 or benefits@scripps.edu.

2004 Scientific Report Now Available Online
The 2004 Scientific Report is now available online at http://www.scripps.edu/news/sr/sr2004/.


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