Seminars

Spring 2018

Spring 2018 Seminar Schedule Flyer

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

PSM Professional
Development Seminar

January 25, 2018
BPB 201
3:30 Seminar

Todd Arnold, PhD, Chief Laboratory Operations Officer, sema4
Host: Dr. Graf

Special Seminar

January 31, 2018
TLS 263
10:30 Seminar

Andres Mauricio Caraballo Rodriguez, University of California, San Diego
Revealing microbial small molecules by mass spectrometry approaches
Host: Dr. Klassen

Graduate Seminar

February 9, 2018
BPB 131
11:30 Lunch
12:20 Seminar

Rose Dziedzic
Host: Marat Vasilenko

Rebecca Seliga
Host: Sergei Ivani

Seminar

February 13, 2018
BPB 130
1:45 Refreshments
2:00 Seminar

Charles Darwin
Fools' experiments in pursuit of transmutation and natural selection
Host: Dr. Teschke

Graduate Seminar

February 16, 2018
BPB 131
12:20 Seminar

Sarah McAnulty
Host: Kaitlyn McCarthy

Jason Pallidino
Host: Yutian Feng

Seminar

February 20, 2018
BPB 130
1:45 Refreshments
2:00 Seminar

Edison T. Liu, MD, The Jackson Laboratories President and CEO
Hosts: GO:MCB, Dr. Alder

Graduate Seminar

February 23, 2018
BPB 131
12:20 Seminar

Ala Shaqra 
Host: Esraa Elsanadidy

Rebecca Seliga
Host: Sergei Ivani

Seminar

February 27, 2018
BPB 130
1:45 Refreshments
2:00 Seminar

Dawn Hovecar, BioCT President and CEO
The current state of bioscience is CT, challenges and industry at large. Where there is talent opportunity in CT. Women In Bio and what that organization offers to help women in their bioscience careers.
Host: Dr. Teschke

 

Graduate Seminar

March 2, 2018
BPB 131
12:00 Lunch
12:20 Seminar

Luke Wojenski
Host: Morgan Bagley

Boyang Li
Host: Celia Scorza

Seminar

March 6, 2018
BPB 130
1:45 Refreshments
2:00 Seminar

Shannon Doyle, NIH
Protein remodeling networks: maintenance of protein homeostasis by molecular chaperones
Host: Dr. Teschke

PSM Professional
Development Seminar

March 8, 2018
BCH 209
5:00 Seminar

Manon Cox, Transition Task Force Leader at Protein Sciences Corporation
Host: Dr. Graf

Graduate Seminar

March 9, 2018
BPB 131
12:20 Seminar

Pariksheet Nanda
Host: Alexis Parr

Meredith Mistra
Host: Deaneira Lakheram

Graduate Seminar

March 23 2018
BPB 131
12:20 Seminar

Therese Tripler
Host: Jessica Lajoie

Sharon Cordi
Host: Dzenana Becirovic

Science in Society:
Special Seminar

March 26, 2018
BPB 131
4:00 Seminar
5:00 Refreshments

Arturo Casadevall, Professor and Chair, Dept. of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology,
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Crisis in biomedical sciences; time for reform?
Host: Dr. Lynes

Seminar

March 27, 2018
BPB 130
1:45 Refreshments
2:00 Seminar

Arturo Casadevall, Professor and Chair, Dept. of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology,
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Thoughts on the Origin of Virulence
Host: Dr. Lynes

Graduate Seminar

March 30, 2018
BPB 131
12:20 Seminar

Kristin Dostie
Host: Michael Pingree

Emily Ng
Host: Steven Pulgarin

Seminar

April 3, 2018
BPB 130
1:45 Refreshments
2:00 Seminar

Uhn-Soo Cho, Assistant Professor, Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan
Journey of the ring: the recruitment of centromere specific histone CENP-A at centromeres
Host: Dr. Mellone

 

Graduate Seminar

April 6, 2018
BPB 131
12:00 Lunch
12:20 Seminar

Rebeca Newcomer
Host: Jacob Naparstek

Lee Deininger 
Host: Marina Bleiler

Seminar

April 10, 2018
BPB 130
1:45 Refreshments
2:00 Seminar

Christine Beck, The Jackson Laboratory
Repetitive Sequences and Genomic Plasticity
Host: Dr. R. O'Neill

 

 

Graduate Seminar

April 13, 2018
BPB 131
12:20 Seminar

Elizabeth Herder
Host: Chanon Boonyavairoje

Virginia King
Host: John Pignataro

 

Graduate Seminar

April 20, 2018
BPB 131
12:20 Seminar

Lauren Wainman
Host: Jeffrey Sam

Aaron Feinstein
Host: Zohair Shiekh

 

Seminar

April 24, 2018
BPB 130
1:45 Refreshments
2:00 Seminar

Monica Medina, Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Penn State University
Symbiosis and bleaching in coral holobionts.
Host: Dr. Nyholm

 

 

 

Graduate Seminar

April 27, 2018
BPB 131
12:20 Seminar

David Mouser
Host: Yutian Feng

Matt Oulette
Host:  Sara Islam