Seminars

Fall 2018

Fall 2018 Seminar Schedule Flyer

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

PSM Seminar

September 6, 2018
BCH 209
5:00 Seminar

Terrence Tougas
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

 

 

PSM Seminar

September 13, 2018
BCH 209
5:00 Seminar

Andrew Hesse
Manager Clinical Data Analysis and Reporting, JAX-GM

 

 

Graduate Seminar

September 14, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Danielle Lesperance, Broderick Lab
Host: Nidi Vijayan

Matthew Eastman, Nelson Lab
Host: Patrick Gero

 

 

Seminar

September 18, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Carole Dabney-Smith, Miami University
Assembling the chloroplast Twin Arginine Transport (cpTAT) pathway
Review article: Berks 2015 AnnuRevBiochem      Primary article: Ma et al. BioRXiv
Website
Host: Dr. Alde

Graduate Seminar

September 21, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Romaine Carmeille, Heaslip Lab
Host: Alexis Hicks

 

 

 

Seminar

September 25, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Ming Xu, UConn Health Center
Targeting cellular senescence to alleviate age-related tissue dysfunction
Review Article       Primary Article
Website

Host: Dr. Campellone

Graduate Seminar

September 28, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Lucy Davies, Broderick Lab
Host: Ryan Duggan

Natali Naveh, M. O'Neill Lab
Host: Alexis Parr

 

Seminar

October 2, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Kevin Kohl, University of Pittsburgh
Who’s in charge here?: Microbial contributions to animal physiology, ecology, and evolution
Review Article       Primary Article
Website
Host: Dr. Hird

 

Graduate Seminar

October 5, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Rebecca Newcomer, Alexandrescu Lab
Host: Jenn Pagorski

 

Seminar

October 9, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Laura Williams, Providence College
What makes a good killer?: Investigating interactions between predatory bacteria and prey
Review article    Primary article
Host: Dr. Broderick

PSM Seminar

October 11, 2018
BCH 209
4:00-6:00 Career Panel

MCB Alumni Panel Speakers:
Dr. Lindsey Cambria (Ph.D. Microbiology), Roche; Matthew Capozziello (M.S. Applied Genomics), Sema4; Dr. Renee Gilberti (Ph.D. Cell Biology), UConn; Courtney Gunter (M.S. Microbial Systems Analysis), The Jackson Laboratory; Dr. Michael Lemieux (Ph.D. Cell Biology), Addgene;  Brendan Tierney (M.S. Applied Genomics), Pfizer.

 

 

Graduate Seminar

October 12, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Luke Wojenski, Core Lab
Host: Ryan Drennan

 

Seminar

October 16, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Juliana Cortines, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Title
Review article     Primary article
Website
Host: Dr. Teschke

Graduate Seminar

October 19, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Andrea Suria, Nyholm Lab
Host: Jacob Kellermeier

Khairallah Symposium

October 23, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Raja Jothi, NIH
Title
Review article     Primary article
Website
Host: Dr. Campellone

Graduate Seminar

October 26, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Shail Kabrawala, Campellone Lab
Host: Josh Calabrese

Wayne Mitchell, Alder Lab
Host: Albert Westfall

Seminar

October 30, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Paul Jardine, University of Minnesota
Host: Dr. Teschke

 

PSM Seminar

November 1, 2018
BCH 209
5:00 Seminar

Colleen Cuffaro
Principal, Canaan Associates

 

 

Graduate Seminar

November 2, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Savannah Klein, R. O'Neill Lab
Host: Didem Ozcan

Lauren Wainman, Core Lab
Host: Leila Burbar

Seminar

November 6, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Lillian Fritz-Laylin, University of Massachusetts
Host: Dr. Campellone

 

 

Graduate Seminar

November 9, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Rich Whitehead, Alexandrescu Lab
Host: Gabrielle Farb

Kevin Lee, Klassen Lab
Host: Sahil Laul

Seminar

November 13, 2018
BPB 130
3:45 Refreshments
4:00 Seminar

Kathryn Kauffman, MIT
Host: Dr. Papke

 

 

 

Graduate Seminar

November 16, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Sean Pearson, Papke Lab
Host: Alexei Cooper

Corynne Dedeo, Teschke Lab
Host: Eric Beltrami

Graduate Seminar

November 30, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Amy Thees, Lynes Lab
Host: Jenn Messina

Anne Kaplan, Alexandrescu Lab
Host: Derrick Kamp

 

Graduate Seminar

December 7, 2018
BPB 130
12:20 Seminar

Ankita Chavan, Mellone Lab
Host: Prachi Tandale

Searle Duay, May/White Lab
Host: TBD