seminars & bulletins

2013-2014
PBIO SEMINAR SERIES

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

PBIO News

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Health Sciences Bulletin

Seminar Series archives

Bulletin: Health Sciences Seminars

April 21, 2014

"Expanding the Chemical Toolbox to Probe Neuronal Signaling"
Professor Lingjun Li, Professor, University of Wisconsin - Madison, School of Pharmacy and Department of chemistry, Madison, Wisconsin
4:00 p.m., Bagley 261
Host: Analytic Chemistry Seminars

April 21, 2014

"The role of commensal bacteria in retroviral infections and pathogenesis"
Tatyana Golovkina, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Microbiology, The University of chicago
3:30 p.m., SLU, 850 Republican Street, Orin Smith Auditorium

April 21, 2014

"Adventures in microRNAs and microbe manipulation"
Benjamin R. tenOever, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Microbiology; Fishberg Professor, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
4:00 p.m., D-209 HSB
Host: Department of Microbiology

April 21, 2014

"Dendritic Patterning in Brainstem Binaural Auditory Neurons: What We've Learned abut Dendritic Plasticity and What We May Learn about Autism"
Edwin W. Rubel, PhD, Professor, Virginia Merrill Bloedel, Hearing Science; Departments of Otolaryngology-HNS and Physiology & Biophysics, UW
3:30 p.m., T-747 HSB
Host: The Graduate Program in Neurobiology & Behavior

April 21, 2014

"Tailoring Secretion: Novelty and Adaptation in Conserved Pathways"
Dr. Aaron Turkewitz, Associate Professor, Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology, The University of Chicago
12:00 p.m., Hitchcock Hall 132
Host: Department of Biology

April 21, 2014

"The Uto-Aztecan Premolar in Early Populations of South-Central North America"
Matt Taylor, Ph.D., Lecturer, Anthropology
12:30-1:20 p.m., RR-134 HSB
Host: Department of Oral Health Sciences - Oral Biology 575

April 22, 2014

"Typhoid toxin, a window in the biology of Salmonella typhi"
Jorge E. Galán, D.V.M., Ph.D., Lucille P. Markey Professor of Microbiology; Chair of the Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale University School of Medicine
4:00 p.m., A420 Hogness Auditorium, HSB
Host: Department of Microbiology - The Neal Groman Lecture

April 22, 2014

"RNA processing is a common modifier of human disease"
Robert K. Bradley, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Computational Biology Program
2:30 p.m., T-739 HSC
Host: Department of Pharmacology

April 23, 2014

"Toward precision medicine in neuropsychiatric disease"
Dr. Daid Goldstein, The Richard and Pat Johnson, Distinguished University Professor, Duke University; Director, Center for Human Genome Variation
3:30-4:30 p.m., S060 Foege Auditorium, Genome Sciences Building
Host: Department of Genome Sciences

April 23, 2014

"Hepatic Steatosis is Prevalent in Stillborns Delivered to Women with Diabetes"
Kalyani R. Patel, MD, Pediatric Pathology Fellow, Department of Pathology, UW
4:30 p.m., T-739 HSC
Host: Department of Pathology

April 23, 2014

"Metabolic Anomalies in CF Mice and Relationships to CF Related Diabetes"
Mitch Drumm, Ph.D., Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and Genetics; Vice Chair of Research, Department of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University
4:00-5:00 p.m., SLU, 850 Republican Street, Orin Smith Auditorium
Host: Diabetes Research Center - Diabetes and Metabolism Seminar Series

April 23, 2014

"Heparin induced thrombocytopenia"
Anand Padmanabhan, MBBS, MA, PhD - Faculty Candidate, Medical Director, Blood Center of Wisconsin; Associate Investigator, Blood Research Institute; Assistant Professor, Medical College of Wisconsin
4:00-5:00 p.m., 1551 Eastlake Ave. E., Seattle, WA
Host: Puget Sound Blood Center Research Institute

April 24, 2014

"Estrogen: It's what makes a real man: Surprising findings from `HIM' and `HER'"
Joel Stephen Finkelstein, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine;Director, Massachusetts General Hospital Bone Density Center, Harvard Medical School
8:00-9:00 a.m., T-625 HSB
Host: Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

April 24, 2014

"Functional clustering of Cav1.3 channels"
Claudia Moreno, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, Department of Physiology & Biophysics, UW - Fernando Santana's Lab
1:10-2:00 p.m., G-417 HSB
Host: Department of Physiology & Biophysics - PBIO 519 Postdoc Lectures

May 01, 2014 - Pbio Seminar Series

"Single-molecule mapping of living synapses"
Thomas Blanpied, University of Maryland
10:30 a.m., HSB G-328
Host: Andres Barria

May 29, 2014 - Pbio Seminar Series

"Dynamic reconfiguration of direction selective circuits in the retina"
Marla Feller, Professor and Head, Division of Neurobiology, University California - Berkeley
4:30 pm , HSB T-625
Host: Stan Froehner