Physiology and Biophysics


“Myosin Binding Protein-C: Stepping on both the gas and brake to regulate cardiac contractility” – Presented by Center for Cardiovascular Biology and Mitochrondria and Metabolism Center @ South Lake Union
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

David Warshaw, PhD, Professor and Chair
Molecular Physiology & Biophysics
University of Vermont

“Defects in mRNA translation and neurodegeneration” Presented by Department of Biochemistry @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Susan Ackerman, Ph.D.
University of California
San Diego, California

“Evolution of Drift robustness: The curious case of ENA editing in Trypanosomes” – Presented by Division of Basic Sciences @ Fre Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Oct 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Chris Adami, Ph.D., Michigan State University
Departments of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics &
Physics and Astronomy

“Rewiring Genome Structure with Programmable CRISPR-Cas Tools to Physically Reposition Genes” – Presented by Department of Pharmacology @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 10 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Jesse G. Zalatan, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Washington

Sensory Science – SLU Collaborative UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Research Center, Allen Institute
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Thomas A. Reh, PhD, Professor, Biological Structure, UW
Jihong Bai, PhD, Associate Member, Basic Sciences Division, Fred Hutch
Severine Durand, PhD, Scientist II, Allen Institute for Brain Science

“Advocacy and the Internal Medicine Physician” – Presented by Department of Medicine Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 12 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Genevieve Pagalilauan, MD, Associate Professor
Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine
UW School of Medicine

“High spatiotemporal resolution, Three-dimension fluorescence imaging of biological samples in vivo” – Presented by Department of Physiology & Biophysics @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Dr. Liangyi Chen, Professor
Laboratory of Cell Secretion and Metabolism
Institute of Molecular Medicine
Peking University, Beijing, China

“A modest change in regulation of NOD1 expression has a major impact on inflammation and gastric cancer” – Presented by Department of Immunology – IMMUN 550 Research-in-Progress (RIP) @ South Lake Union
Oct 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Leah Rommereim, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow in the Subramanian Lab
Department of Immunology

“BCAP promotes TLR-induced IFNa induction in pDC” – Presented by Department of Immunology – IMMUN 550 Research-in-Progress (RIP) @ South Lake Union
Oct 12 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Talyn Chu, Graduate Student
Hamerman Lab
Department of Immunology, UW

“Screening for Inflammatory Neuropathies” – Presented by Department of Neurology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Chafic Karam, M.D., Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Oregon Health & Science University

“COMPASS Trial: Insights into Aspirin and Rivaroxaban Combined Therapy” – Presented by Division of Cardiology Grand Rounds @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 13 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am

Kelley Branch, MD, Msc, Associate Professor
Internal Medicine/Cardiology, UW

Jeff Probstfield, MD, Professor
Internal Medicine/Cardiology, UW

“Quantifying the Role that Terrestrial Ecosystems Play in Earth’s Climate” – Presented by Department of Atmospheric Sciences @ JHN 075
Oct 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Professor Abigail Swann
UW Atmospheric Sciences & Biology