seminars & bulletins

2014-2015
PBIO SEMINAR SERIES

THURSDAYS in G-328
10:30am (unless otherwise noted)
Refreshments follow the seminar

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Health Sciences Bulletin

Seminar Series archives

Bulletin: Health Sciences Seminars

April 27, 2015

"Identifying immutable sites of the HIV-1 capsid protein"
Siriphan Manocheewa, Graduate Student, Department of Microbiology
10:00 a.m., SLU, 850 Republican Street, Orin Smith Auditorium
Host: Department of Microbiology - Dissertation Defense

April 27, 2015

"Functional trait differences and the maintenance of diversity in plant communities"
Dr. Nathan Kraft, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park
12:00 p.m., Hitchcock Hall 132
Host: Department of Biology

April 27, 2015

"Induction of durable protection against malaria infection in humans by an attenuated sporozoite vaccine"
Robert A. Seder, MD, Chief, Cellular Immunology Section, Vaccine Research Center, NIAID, NIH
3:30 p.m., SLU, 850 Republican Street, Orin Smith Auditorium
Host: Department of Immunology - Immunology 573

April 27, 2015

"Cellular mechanisms of short-term mnemonic representations in the dentate gurus invitro"
Ben Strowbridge, Ph.D., Professor, Neuroscience Physiology/Biophysics, Case Western
12:30 p.m., G-328 HSB
Host: Department of Physiology & Biophysics - UW Comp. Neuro. Seminar

April 28, 2015

"Learning Immunology from a Virus: New Insights from CMV Vaccine Vector Development"
Louis Picker, M.D., Professor and Associate Director, Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, OR
4:00 p.m., T-639 HSB
Host: Department of Microbiology

April 28, 2015

"Building a Dynamic Kinetochore"
Iain Cheeseman, Ph.D., Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology
12:00 p.m., Pelton Auditorium, Weintraub Building, FHCRC
Host: Division of Basic Sciences

April 28, 2015

"Contribution of redox switches to pulmonary vascular disease"
Bradley A. Maron, MD, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Harvard Medical School
9:00-10:00 a.m., SLU, 850 Republican Street, Orin Smith Auditorium, Admin Bldg. C
Host: The Center for Cardiovascular Biology Breakfast Club

April 29, 2015

"Capturing Photoinduced Structural Snapshots in Fluorescent Protein Based Biosensors using Femtosecond Raman Spectroscopy"
Chong Fang, Assistant Professor, Oregon State University
4:00 p.m., Room 261, Bagley Hall
Host: Department of Chemistry - Physical Chemistry Seminar

April 29, 2015

"Epilepsy Lecture: Super Refractory Status Epilepticus and the Ketogenic Diet"
Drs. Shahin Hakimian & Natalia Bailey
12:00 p.m., HMC Research & Teaching Auditorium
Host: Department of Neurology

April 29, 2015

"Linking genome history and function in the comparative genomics of birds"
Scott Edwards, Alexander Agassiz Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology; Curator of Ornithology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
3:30-4:30 p.m., S060 Foege Auditorium, Genome Sciences Building
Host: Department of Genome Sciences

April 30, 2015 - 14-15 SEMINAR SERIES

"Tuning the tone of extrasynaptic GABA-A receptors"
Chris Ransom, University of Washington
10:30am - 11:30am, G-328 HSB
Host: Stan Froehner

April 30, 2015

"Caring for patients with kidney disease: shifting the paradigm from evidence-based medicine to patient-centered care"
Ann O'Hare, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology; Investigator, VA HSR&D Seattle-Denver Center of Innovation; Investigator, Kidney Research Institute, UW; Affiliate Investigator, Group Health Research Institute
8:00-9:00 a.m., T-625 HSB
Host: Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

April 30, 2015

"Invariant visual object coding in single cortical neurons"
Yasmine El-Shamayleh, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, Department of Physiology, Washington National Primate Research Center - Greg Horwitz Lab
1:10-2:00 p.m., G-417 HSB
Host: Department of Physiology & Biophysics - PBIO 519 Postdoc Lectures

May 05, 2015 - 2015 Crill Lecture

"Tools for Understanding and Fixing Complex Biological Systems"
Ed Boyden, Associate Professor of Biological Engineering and Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT
4:00, T-625
Host: Stan Froehner

June 04, 2015 - 14-15 SEMINAR SERIES

"Divergence, Convergence, and Transforms of Retinal Signals in the Brain"
Gabe Murphy, PhD, Group Leader, HHMI Janelia Research Campus
10:30am - 11:30am, G-328 HSB
Host: Stan Froehner