University of Washington

Webcasts

We are pleased to provide webcasts from our public lectures, seminars and special courses. We are honored that our Hepatitis C series as well as several of our public lectures, are now featured on HHMI's Cool Science Website.

 

Public Lectures:

hiv map Challenges in Understanding and Preventing HIV Transmission
Julie Overbaugh, PhD
Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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The Brain, Electrical Signaling and Epilepsy
William Catterall, PhD
Professor and Chair, UW Department of Pharmacology

genome The Changing Human Genome: Implications for Disease and Evolution
Evan Eichler, PhD
HHMI Associate Investigator, University of Washington Department of Genome Sciences
sequence The Coming Revolution in Medicine: From Reactive to Proactive Medicine
Lee Hood, MD, PhD
President and Co-founder, Institute for Systems Biology
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Dopamine: Motivation, Salience and Learning--A Genetic Perspective
Richard Palmiter, PhD
Professor, UW Department of Biochemistry and HHMI Investigator

Baby Image Expanding Newborn Screening: A Fusion of Organic and Analytical Chemistry
Michael Gelb, PhD
Professor, UW Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry
HDL HDL: When Good Cholesterol Goes Bad
Jay Heinecke, MD
Professor, University of Washington Department of Medicine
hpv virus HPV and Cervical Cancer: 25 Years from Discovery to Vaccine
Denise Galloway, PhD
Head, Cancer Biology Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
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Inflammation: The Difference Between Medicine and Poison is the Dose
Brad Cookson, MD, PhD
Professor, UW Department of Laboratory Medicine
Head, Division of Laboratory Medicine

mosquito Malaria: Hot Times for a Bad Disease
Wesley Van Voorhis, MD
Acting Head, Allergy and Infectious Diseases Division, University of Washington Department of Medicine
Neutrophil Neutrophils: Defenders from Infection
David C. Dale, MD
Professor, University of Washington Department of Medicine
Attending Physician, UWMC Roosevelt General Internal Medicine Center
scale Obesity: The Plague of the 21st Century
Scott Weigle, MD
Professor, University of Washington Department of Medicine
Point of Care Diagnostics for the Developing World
Paul Yager, PhD
Professor and Acting Chair, University of Washington Department of Bioengineering
islets Predicting and Preventing Autoimmune Diabetes
Gerald Nepom, MD, PhD
Director, Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason
   

 

 

Hepatitis C Virus: A Global Pandemic

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Epidemiology and Natural History of Hepatitis C
Miriam Alter, PhD, MPH
Director, Infectious Disease Epidemiology Program, University of Texas Medical Branch

virus entering cell The Molecular Virology of Hepatitis C
Steven J. Polyak, PhD
Research Associate Professor, UW Department of Laboratory Medicine
infected cells Hepatitis C Virus and Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Stanley M. Lemon, MD
Chair and Director, Institute for Human Infections and Immunity, University of Texas Medical Branch
fibrosis in liver Hepatitis C Virus Infection and Immunity
Michael Gale, Jr, PhD
Associate Professor, UW Department of Immunology
Current and Future Treatment for Hepatitis C
John D. Scott, MD
Harborview Hepatitis and Liver Clinic, Seattle WA