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

May 26, 2015

"Tissue Engineered Vascular Grafts: From the bench to the bedside and back again"
Christopher Breuer, MD, Director, Tissue Engineering and Surgical Research, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH
9:00-10:00 a.m., SLU, 850 Republican Street, Orin Smith Auditorium
Host: Center for Cardiovascular Biology; Mitochondria and Metabolism Center

May 26, 2015

"Hypoxia, Metabolism, and Tumor Progression"
M. Celeste Simon, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania
10:30 a.m., K-069 HSB
Host: Department of Biochemistry

May 26, 2015

"Decoding transcriptional regulation in Drosophila"
Alexander Stark, Ph.D., Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) Vienna, Austria
12:00 p.m., Pelton Auditorium, Weintraub Bldg., FHCRC
Host: Division of Basic Sciences

May 26, 2015

"TBA"
Richard Register, Eugene Higgins Professor of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Princeton University
1:00-2:00 p.m., Johnson Hall 102, UW
Host: Molecular Engineering & Sciences Institute

May 26, 2015

"Of Mice, Macrophages, and Salmonella"
Corrie Detweiler, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Colorado
4:00 p.m., T-639 HSB
Host: Department of Microbiology

May 27, 2015

"Decoding transcriptional regulation in Drosophila"
Dr. Alexander Stark, Senior Scientist, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) Vienna, Austria
3:30-4:30 p.m., S060 Foege Auditorium, Genome Sciences Building
Host: Department of Genome Sciences

May 27, 2015

"Valence and Core-Level Excited State Studies of Molecular Complexes and Materials"
Dr. Niri Govind, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
4:00 p.m., Room 261 Bagley Hall, UW
Host: Department of Chemistry - Physical Chemistry Seminar

May 27, 2015

"Genomics of sepsis and critical illness"
Dr. Mark Wurfel, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, UW
11:30-12:20 p.m., K-069 HSB
Host: Molecular Medicine Training Program

May 27, 2015

"Movement Disorder: Restless legs, restless body, and periodic limb movements of sleep"
Dr. Katelan Longfellow
12:00 p.m., RR-650 HSB
Host: CME Neurology Lecture

May 27, 2015

"Hair Cell Regeneration in the Crista Ampullaris of the Mammalian Vestibular System"
Amber D. Slowik, Graduate Student - Lab of Olivia Bermingham-McDonogh, Graduate Program in Neuroscience, UW
2:30 p.m., G-328 HSB
Host: Graduate Prgram in Neuroscience - Doctoral Dissertation

May 28, 2015 - 14-15 SEMINAR SERIES

"(A)Symmetry and Exchange: Testing the Multidrug Transport Mechanism of EmrE"
Katherine Henzler-Wildman, Assistant Professor, Washington University
10:30am - 11:30am, G-328 HSB
Host: Sharona Gordon

May 28, 2015

"Big Data in Health Care: Promise and Perils"
Stephen D. Fihn, M.D., MPH, FACP, Professor and Division Head, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine; Director, Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence, Veterans Health Administration
8:00-9:00 a.m., T-625 HSB
Host: Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

May 28, 2015

"Radical Reprogramming of Organs, Organisms and Ecosystems"
George Church, Ph.D., Robert Wintrop Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School and MIT Health Sciences and Technology
12:00-1:00 p.m., Hogness Auditorium, A-420 HSB
Host: Bioscience Careers Seminar Series

May 28, 2015

"Chemical approaches to learn the language of histone modifications"
Champak Chatterjee, Ph.D., Department of Chemistry, UW
12:00 p.m., Pelton Auditorium, Weintraub Bldg., FHCRC
Host: Division of Basic Sciences

May 28, 2015

"Convincing the 'old guard' of science and business to believe in the entrepreneur's quest to change the future"
Leen Kawas, Ph.D., CEO and President, M3 Biotechnology Inc., Seattle, WA
5:00-6:00 p.m., T-747 HSB
Host: Bioscience Careers Seminar Series

May 28, 2015

"What Makes Humans Special? Exploring the Molecular and Cellular Architecture of the Human Neocortex"
Ed Lein, Ph.D., Investigator, Allen Institute for Brain Science, Seattle, WA
4:30 p.m., K-069 HSB
Host: Department of Neurology Grand Rounds

May 28, 2015

"Annual Symposium - Beta Cell Replacement Therapy for Diabetes"

8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Urban Horticulture Center
Host: Diabetes Research Center; Diabetes and Obesity Centr of Excellence

May 28, 2015

"Conformational dynamics and activation of TRPV1 channels"
Gilbert Martinez, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, Department of Physiology & Biophysics - Sharona Gordon Lab
1:10-2:00 p.m., G-417 HSB
Host: Department of Physiology & Biophysics - PBIO 519 Postdoc Lectures

May 28, 2015

"Diverse consequences of replication-transcription conflicts in Bacillus subtilis"
Samuel Million-Weaver, Graduate Student, Department of Microbiology
1:30 p.m., S-060, Foege Auditorium, Genome Sciences Building
Host: Department of Microbiology - Dissertion Defense

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