Physiology and Biophysics

Seminars

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

“Regulation and function of a C. elegans flavin-containing monoxygenase and its relevance to human aging and disease” – Presented by Department of Pathology – Genetic Approaches to Aging Trainee Research Presentations @ Genome Sciences Building
Nov 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Ryan Rossner
Pre-Doctoral Fellow
Kaeberlein Lab, Department of Pathology

“Evolution and Brain Computation” – Presented by Department of Physiology & Biophysics – 2017 Lamport Lecture @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Gilles Laurent, Ph.D., DVM, Director
Max Planck Institute for Brain Research
Frankfurt, Germany

“Two tales of pattern formation: Michael Faraday’s crispations and Alan Turing’s spots” – Presented by Department of Applied Mathematics – Boeing Distinguished Colloquia @ Smith Hall, UW
Nov 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mary Silber
University of Chicago

2017 Lamport Lecture – Gilles Laurent @ T-739 HSB
Nov 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Evolution and brain computation

I will introduce our work towards identifying principles of brain function and computation, focused on using comparative approaches and exploiting unusual model systems (reptiles, cephalopods) to study sleep, texture perception and cerebral cortex evolution.

Gilles Laurent, PhD, DVM

Director

Max Planck Institute for Brain Research

http://www.brain.mpg.de/home/

 

4:00 PM

Location: T-739, HSB

 

host: Stan Froehner

“In Vitro Modeling of Alzheimer’s Disease using Patient-Derived Pluripotent Stem Cells” – Presented by Department of Neurology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 2 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Jessica Young, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology
University of Washington

Nov
6
Mon
2017
“Evolutionary legacies on the assembly of ecosystems: insights for managing biodiversity and ecosystem services in an era of rapid global change” – Jill Fredericksen Adams Endowed Biology Seminar – Presented by Department of Biology @ Hiichcock Hall
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dr. Jeannine Cavender-Bares
Professor, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
University of Minnesota

“Innate Immune Responses in the Etiopathogenesis of Periodontitis” – Presented by Department of Oral Health Sciences @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 6 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Henrik Dommisch, D.D.S., Ph.D, Chairman
Periodontology & Synoptic Dentistry
Charite – Universitatsmedizin Berlin

“Artificially modulating positive and negative memories in healthy and maladaptive states” – Presented by The Graduate Program in Neuroscience @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Steve Ramirez, PhD
Assistant Professor, Boston University
Junior Fellow, Harvard University

“Regulatory T cells in Skin – Immune Regulation and Much More…” – Presented by Department of Immunology @ South Lake Union
Nov 6 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Michael Rosenblum, MD, PhD
Assistant Clinical Professor
University of California, San Francisco

Nov
7
Tue
2017
“Transcriptome analysis provides new biomarkers of gene therapy efficiency for rare diseases” – Presented by The Center for Cardiovascular Biology and the Mitochondria and Metabolism Center @ South Lake Union
Nov 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Jean-Bapiste Dupont, PhD
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Childers Laboratory
Rehabilitation Medicine

“A novel phase-separated organelle at the root of a human genetic disease” – Presented by Department of Biochemistry @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

John Wallingford, Ph.D.
University of Texas at Austin

“Connecting metabolism to stem cell fate decisions” – Presented by Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine @ South Lake Union
Nov 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Stephen Dalton, PhD
Professor and GRA Eminent Scholar of Molecular Cell Biology
Director, Center for Molecular Medicine, University of Georgia

“The Impact of Telepsychiatry Services on the Training of Rural Primary Care Teams in Integrated Behavioral Healthcare” – Presented by Department of Family Medicine @ Roosevelt 1 Building
Nov 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Ian M. Bennett, MD, PhD
Professor, Family Medicine
Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

“Life on the Inside: Stress in the Cytosol” – Presented by Department of Microbiology @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

JD Sauer, Ph.D, Assistant Professor
Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology
School of Medicine and Public Health
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Nov
8
Wed
2017
“Comparing shape representation in mid-level visual cortex to that in a deep convolutional neural network” – Presented by UW Institute for Neuroengineering @ Husky Union Building (HUB)
Nov 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Wyeth Bair, Associate Professor
Department of Biological Structure
University of Washington

“Fly-inspired visual flight control of insect-sized robots using wind sensing” – Presented by UW Institute for Neuroengineering @ Husky Union Building (HUB)
Nov 8 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Sawyer Fuller, Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Washington

Nov
9
Thu
2017
“Engaging Patients in HIV Care: Implications for Healthcare Delivery Systems” – Presented by Department of Medicine Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 9 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Julie Dombrowski, MD, MPH, Associate Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Infectious

“Using iPSCs to discover drug treatments for inborn errors in hepatic metabolism” – Presented by Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine @ South Lake Union
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Stephen Duncan, PhD, Smartstate Chair in Regenerative Medicine
Professor and Chair; Department of Regenerative Medicine & Cell Biology
Medical University of South Carolina

“Potentiation of CD8-mediated anti-tumor immunity by programmed necrosis” – Presented by SLU SEMINARS IMMUN 550 @ South Lake Union
Nov 9 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Annelise Synder
Graduate Student, Oberst Lab

“RIG-I-Like Receptors program inflammatory macrophage responses to West Nile Virus” – Presented by SLU SEMINARS IMMUN 550 @ South Lake Union
Nov 9 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Amy Stone, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Gale Lab

“The Evolving Classification of Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies: Myopathologic and Serologic Advances” – Presented by Department of Neurology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Tahseen Mozaffar, M.D., FAAN, FANA
Interim Chair, Department of Neurology
Professor, Department of Neurology & Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, Irvine

Nov
13
Mon
2017
“Bioinspiration and life in 3D” – Presented by Department of Biology @ Hitchcock Hall
Nov 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dr. Duncan Irschick
Professor, Department of Biology
University of Massachusetts Amherst

“Multiple Complex Somatonsensory Sysems in Teeth: New Varieties, New Functions” – Presented by Department of Oral Health Sciences @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 13 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Margaret R. Byers, Ph.D.
Research Professor Emeritus
Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, UW

“Regulation of Inflammation by non-coding RNAs and Nucleic Acid Binding Proteins” – Presented by Department of Immunology @ South Lake Union
Nov 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Kate Fitzgerald, PhD
Professor of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Nov
14
Tue
2017
“Hepatocellular Carcinoma among Patients with Chronic Hepatitis B: Learning from a Local Cohort and Beyond” – Presented by Viral Hepatitis Interest Group (VHIG) @ Harborview Medical Center, 908 Jefferson Street
Nov 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

H. Nina Kim M.D., M.Sc., Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases
Madison Clinic & Liver Clinic, HMC

“Oncogene Induced Differentiation Suppresses Clonal Expansion in Skin Epithelium” – Presented by Department of Biochemistry @ Health Sciences Building
Nov 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Slobodan Beronja, Ph.D.
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center