Seminar series

The Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
SRRING 2018 SEMINAR SERIES
Durham Research Center 1002
Mondays, 11:30-12:30 p.m.
(*Unless Otherwise Indicated Below)

Fall semester 2018

Fall Semester 2018

Guest Speaker

Host

August 27

Sulagna Banerjee, PhD

Assistant Professor

Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center Div. of Surgical Oncology

University of Miami

Maneesh Jain, Ph.D.      

September 10

Narendra Wajapeyee, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Pathology Yale University

Departmental

September 17

Sham S. Kakar, PhD

Senior Scientist / James Graham Brown Cancer Center Division of Endocrinology,

Metabolism & Diabetes University of Louisville

Moorthy P. Ponnusamy, Ph.D.

September 24

Pradeep K. Dedeja, PhD

Professor of Physiology in Medicine University of Illinois College of Medicine

Amar Singh, Ph.D.            

October 1

Caroline L. Ng, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dept. of Pathology and Microbiology

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Departmental

October 8

Vadim Backman

Backman Photonics Laboratory

McCormick School of Engineering

Northwestern University

Departmental

October 15-16

NO SEMINAR- Fall Break

 

October 22

Heidi Hehnly Chang, PhD

Assistant Professor

Biology Department

Syracuse University

Steve Caplan, Ph.D. 

October 29

Douglas K. Graham, MD, PhD

Professor, Department of Pediatrics Emory University, Atlanta, GA 

Kishore Challagundla, Ph.D.

November 5

Jean Jiang, PhD

Ashbel Smith Professor

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Paul Sorgen, Ph.D.

November 12

Justin Lathia, PhD

Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine Associate Staff

Lerner Research Institute

Parmender Mehta, Ph.D.

November 19

David Boothman, PhD

Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Professor of Hematology-Oncology Indiana University

Becky Deegan, Ph.D.

November 26

Amar B. Singh

Associate Professor

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Departmental

December 3

Eleri Efstathiou, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Genitourinary Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer 

Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Ming Fong Lin, Ph.D.

December 10

Maher Y. Abdalla, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Pathology and Microbiology

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Departmental

(Please note seminar time change) 

Spring semester 2019

 

Spring Semester 2019

Guest Speaker

Host

January 14

Trey Farmer

BMB Doctoral Student

 4th Year Seminar

Dr. Caplan’s Lab

January 21

NO SEMINAR- HOLIDAY MLK Day

 

January 28

Scott A. Shaffer, Ph.D.

Professor

University of Massachusetts Medical School Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology University of Massachusetts Medical School

Laurey Steinke, Ph.D. 

February 4

Bishuang Cai, Ph.D.

Columbia University

Steve Caplan, Ph.D. 

February 11

Dannah Miller

BMB Doctoral Student

4th Year Seminar

Dr. Lin’s Lab

February 18

Allen C. Gao, MD, PhD

Professor

UC Davis Health

Kaustubh Datta, Ph.D. 

February 25

Jahaun Azadmanesh

BMB Doctoral Student

4th Year Seminar

Dr. Borgstahl’s Lab

March 4

Vijay K. Kuchroo,DVM, PhD

Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School Director, Evergrande Center for Immunologic Diseases

Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital

Student Rep Andrew Cannon

BMB Graduate Students

March 11

Yuxiang Zhu

BMB Doctoral Student

4th Year Seminar

Dr. Deegan’s Lab

March 17-23

NO SEMINAR- SPRING BREAK

 

March 25

Irfana Saleem

BMB Doctorial Student

4th Year Seminar

Dr. Band’s Lab

April 1

Shanthi Srinivasan, MD

Associate Professor of Gastroenterology and Liver disease

Emory University School of Medicine

Punita Dhawan, Ph.D. 

April 8

Vadim Gladyshev, PhD

Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Director of Redox Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital

Student Rep Andrew Cannon

BMB Graduate Students

April 15

Diana Cittelly, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Pathology

University of Colorado, School of Medicine

Mohd Nasser, Ph.D. 

April 22

Andrew Cannon

BMB Doctoral Student

4th Year Seminar

Dr. Batra’s Lab

April 29

 Vikas Dudeja, MD

 Surgical Oncology

 University of Miami Health Systems

Departmental (Batra)