Physiology and Biophysics

Seminars

Oct
26
Thu
2017
“Whither Medicine? A Look to the East” – Presented by Department of Medicine Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Sum Lee, MD, PhD, Professor Emeritus
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
University of Washington School of Medicine

“TBA” – Presented by Department of Physiology & Biophysics @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Brian Kalmbach, PhD
Allen Institute for Brain Science

PBIO Seminar Series: Brian Kalmbach @ HSB G-328
Oct 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

“Of Mice and Men: Intrinsic Membrane Properties of Human Cortical Pyramidal Neurons”

Brian Kalmbach, Ph.D.

Allen Institute for Brain Science

host: Nikolai Dembrow

“Protein Synthesis Control in Cancer Etiology and Therapeutics” – Presented by UW Medicine – Science in Medicine @ Genome Sciences Building
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Andrew Hsieh, M.D., Assistant Professor
Molecular & Cellular Biology and
Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington
Assistant Member, Human Biology and Clinical Research, FHCRC

“IRF1: The fork in the road to interferon-induced inflammation” – Presented by IMMUN 550 Research-in-Progress (RIP) @ South Lake Union
Oct 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Adriana Forero, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Ram Lab

“SUMO: Wrestling with Type I Interferons” – Presented by IMMUN 550 Research-in-Progress (RIP) @ South Lake Union
Oct 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Ty Crowl, Graduate Student, Stetson Lab

“Disease Dynamics and Evolution from Communicable to Vector Borne Disease – Presented by Department of Applied Mathematics – Boeing Distinguished Colloquia @ Smith Hall
Oct 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Carlos Castillo-Chavez
Arizona State University

“Infusions in Neuromuscular Disease” – Presented by Department of Neurology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Jane Distad, M.D., Associate Professor
Department of Neurology
University of Washington School of Medicine

“The Devil is in the Daily Details: Journey to My Unexpected Dream Job in Biotech” – Bioscience Careers Seminar Series @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Heather Van Epps, PhD
Principal Scientist in Translational Research
Seattle Genetics

Oct
27
Fri
2017
“The Future of Cardiac Rehabilitation” – Presented by Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 27 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Alexis Beatty, MD, Acting Assistant Professor
Medicine/Cardiology
University of Washington

“Oral Epithelial Cell Sensing of LPS: Roles of TLR4 and MIF in Periodontal Health” – Dissertation Defense @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Nutthapong Kantrong,
Ph.D. Candidate
Oral Biology School of Dentistryj

“A CRISPR approach to stem cell and cancer epigenomics” – Presented by Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine @ South Lake Union
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Paul Knoepfler, PhD
Professor of Cell Biology & Human Anatomy
UC Davis School of Medicine

“Drawing Conclusions From Drawing a Square” – Presented by MathAcrossCampus @ University of Washington
Oct 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Annalisa Crannell
Franklin & Marshall College

“Bimodal hearing vs. bilateral cochlear implantation: auditory function and related hearing mechanisms” – Presented by Hearing and Communications Sciences (SHACS) @ Eagleson Hall, University of Washington
Oct 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Rene H. Gifford, PhD, Associate Professor
Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences
Vanderbilt University

“Editing the Human Genome” – Presented by the Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine – A Public Forum on the Promise and Pitfalls of this Scientific Breakthrough @ South Lake Union
Oct 27 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Invited Panelists:
Paul Knoepfler, Ph.D., Professor of Cell Biology and Human Anatomy, UC Davis
Raymond Monnat, MD, Professor of Pathology and Genome Sciences, UW
Malia Fullerton, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioethics and Humanities, UW
Edith Cheng, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UW

Oct
30
Mon
2017
“Regulation of Drosophila visual system development by juvenile hormone” – Presented by Department of Biology
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Lynn Riddleford, PhD
Professor Emeritus
Department of Biology

“Experimental Pathology: Rodent Models in Dental Research – Presented by Department of Oral Health Sciences @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Piper M. Treuting, D.V.M., M.S.
Associate Professor, Comparative Medicine
University of Washington

“Host Recognition of Commensal Fungi in Health and Disease” – Presented by Department of Immunology @ South Lake Union
Oct 30 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

David Underhill, PhD, Professor, Pathology and Lab Medicine
Director, Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences and Translational Medicine
Cedars-Sinai Health System and Research Institute

“Topographic mapping by Vagus motor neurons: a mater of time” – Presented by The Graduate Program in Neuroscience @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 30 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Cecilia Moens, PhD, Member
Division of Basic Science, FHCRC
Affiliate Professor, Dept. of Biology, UW

Oct
31
Tue
2017
“Looking at Cells and Molecules and Delivering Drugs with Ultrasound” – Presented by The Center for Cardiovascular Biology and The Mitochondria and Metabolism Center – Breakfast Club @ South Lake Union
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Matthew O’Donnell, PhD, Professor, Bioengineering & Engineering
Mike Avekiou, PhD, Associate Professor of Engineering
Thomas Matula, PhD, Senior Principal Physicist, UW

“TBA” – Presented by Department of Biochemistry @ Health
Oct 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Emily Hatch
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

“Structural basis for the regulation of GIRK channel gating by sodium PIP2, and G proteins” – Presented by Department of Pharmacology @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 31 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Matt R. Whorton, PhD
Assistant Professor, Vollum Institute
Oregon Health & Science University

“Nitric Oxide Signaling: From Prokaryotes to Humans” – Presented by Department of Microbiology @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Michael A. Marletta, Ph.D.
CH and Annie Li Chair in the Molecular Biology of Diseases
Departments of Chemistry and Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley

Nov
1
Wed
2017
“Microscale Patterning of Bioactive Factors for Spatial Control Over Cell States in Culture” – Presented by The Center for Cardiovascular Biology @ South Lake Union
Nov 1 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Mary Regier, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Bioengineering, UW
Stevens Lab

“Current and emerging ALS therapies” – Presented by UW CME Neurology Lecture Series @ Harborview Medical Center
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Maxwell Ma, MD
Acting Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology, UW

“Structure and Function of the Mammalian Cone Photoreceptor Synapse” – Department of Biological Structure @ Genome Sciences Building
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Steven H. DeVries, MD, PhD, David E. Shoch Professor
Departments of Ophthalmology & Physiology
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine

Nov
2
Thu
2017
“Harnessing the therapeutic potential of adoptively transferred cells” – Presented by Department of Medicine Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 2 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Aude G. Chapuis, MD,
Assistant Professor, Division of Medical Oncology
Assistant Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
University of Washington School of Medicine

“Phenotyping and Experimental Pathology 101” – Department of Comparative Medicine – Comparative Pathology & Animal Modeling to Maximize Reproducibility @ South Lake Union
Nov 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Jess Snyder DVM, DACVP

“Adolescents and Young Adults in Foster Care: Using Mixed Methods Research to Improve Outcomes for a Vulnerable Population” – Presented by UW School of Medicine – Science in Medicine @ Genome Sciences Building
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Kym R. Ahrens, MD, MPH
UW Associate Professor, Adolescent Medicine, Dept. of Pediatrics
Seattle Childrens Hospital & Research Institute

“Metabolomics of diet restriction in fruit flies” – Presented by Department of Pathology – Genetic Approaches to Aging Trainee Research Presentations
Nov 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Kelly Jin
Pre-Doctoral Fellow
Promislow Lab, Department of Pathology