Fall 2019 MCB Seminars

For all Department of Molecular and Cell Biology events, please see our Events Calendar!

MCB Seminar

August 27, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Michael D. L. Johnson Ph.D.

University of Arizona
Host: Nichole Broderick
Abstract

MCB Seminar

September 3, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

September 5, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm-6 pm

Karen Woodward, Vice President, Business Development at Shoreline Biome

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

September 6, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Jamie Micciulla

Gage Lab

Ahmad Hassan

Graf Lab

MCB Seminar

September 10, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Michael Stitzel, Ph.D.

Jax Lab
Host: Michael Lynes
Abstract

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

September 12, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Lee Wright, Vice President of Research and Discovery at Quercus Molecular Design

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

September 13, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

MCB Seminar

September 17, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Mayu Inaba-Oguro, Ph.D.

UConn Health
Host: Barbara Mellone
Abstract

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

September 19, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Cassandra Tierney, Ph.D. and Brendan Tierney (M.S. Applied Genomics), Pfizer Pharmaceuticals

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

September 20, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Sarah Goldstein

Klassen Lab

Elizabeth Kline, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Residence
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

MCB Seminar

September 24, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Graham Hatfull, Ph.D.

University of Pittsburg
Host: Carol Teschke
Abstract

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

September 26, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Saryn Kunajukr, Program Manager, GFBS Controls & Compliance at Alexion Pharmaceuticals

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

September 27, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Stephen Hesler

Cole Lab

MCB Seminar

October 1, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Britt Koskella, Ph.D.

University of California, Berkeley
Host: Sarah Hird
Abstract

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

October 3, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Emily Noonan Place, Pharmacology/Toxicology Reviewer at FDA

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

October 4, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Corynne Dedeo

Teshke Lab

Jennifer Podgorski

White Lab

MCB Seminar

October 8, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Sevinc Ercan, Ph.D.

New York University
Host: Barbara Mellone
Abstract

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

October 10, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Matthew Hanley, Vice President, Research and Development at Thetis Pharmaceuticals

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

October 11, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Rose Dziedzic

Broderick Lab

Geno Villafano

Core Lab

MCB Seminar

October 15, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Olga Anczuow, Ph.D.

Jax Lab
Host: Michael Lynes
Abstract

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

October 17, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Eric Scocchera, Medical Writer at Ashfield Healthcare Communications

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

October 18, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Melissa (Skoryk) Brundin

Alder Lab

Nidhi Vijayan

Nyholm Lab

MCB Seminar

October 22, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Oh Sung Kwon, Ph.D.

University of Connecticut
Host: Ken Campellone
Abstract 1
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MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

October 24, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Sophia Ononye, CEO at The Sophia Consulting Firm

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

October 25, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Irio Schiano

Heaslip Lab

Kristin Dostie

Lynes Lab

MCB Seminar

October 29, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Christine Beck, Ph.D.

Jax Lab
Host: Michael Lynes

MCB PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

October 31, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

David Bonilla (M.S. Applied Genomics program), Technical Sales Representative at Mettler-Toledo Rainin

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

November 1, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Rishabh Kejriwal

White Lab

Sean Gosselin

Gogarten Lab

MCB Seminar

November 5, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Rebecca Dutch, Ph.D.

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Host: Carol Teschke
Abstract

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

November 7, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Prashant Nambiar, Senior Director at Bluebird Bio

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

November 8, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Sean Pearson

Papke Lab

Prachi Tandale

Mellone Lab

MCB Seminar

November 12, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Alecia Septer, Ph.D.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Host: Joerg Graf/Spencer Nyholm
Abstract

MCB PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

November 14, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Zuleyha Ozen (M.S. Applied Genomics), Senior Associate Scientist (In Vitro Pharmacology/ Assay Development) at Pfizer

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

November 15, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Kate DeNegre

M. O’Neil Lab

Beth Herder

Hird Lab

MCB Seminar

November 19, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Judith Mank, Ph.D.

University of British Columbia
Host: Barbara Malone

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

November 21, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Bijan Almassian. President & CEO at CaroGen Corporation

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

November 22, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Nadine Lebek

Campellone Lab

Gabrielle Hartley

R. O'Neill Lab

MCB Seminar

December 3, 2019

BPB 130
3:15 Refreshments
3:30 Seminar

Derrick Brazill, Ph.D.

Hunter College
Host: David Knecht

MCB Ph.D. and PSM/PM Career Development Seminar

December 5, 2019

Beach Hall 209
5 pm – 6 pm

Samantha Holmes (M.S. Applied Genomics), Regulatory Affairs Associate at Blueprint Medicines

Professional development seminar for students in the MCB Ph.D., M.S. Applied Genomics, M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis, and M.S. Applied Biochemistry and Cell Biology programs.

MCB Graduate Seminar

December 6, 2019

BPB 130
12:20pm

Aaron Feinstein

May Lab

Patrick Grady

Nelson Lab