Physiology and Biophysics

Seminars

Oct
10
Tue
2017
“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

Oct
12
Thu
2017
“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

Oct
13
Fri
2017
“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

Oct
23
Mon
2017
“Evolutionary perspectives on aging: thrifty telomeres and intergenerational plasticity” – Presented by Biology of Aging and the Department of Pathology @ Genome Sciences Building
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Dan Eisenberg, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Anthropology
University of Washington

“Identifying Genes Responsible for Acquired Deafness and Evaluating the Risks of Hearing Loss for Dental Practices” – Presented by Department of Oral Health Sciences @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Braulio Peguero, Ph.D.
UW Oral Health Science

“Breathing Matters!” – Graduate Program in Neuroscience @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Jack Feldman, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Neurobiology
UCLA

“Investigating the potential of individual naïve B cell” – Presented by Department Immunology 573 Seminar Series @ South Lake Union
Oct 23 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Justin Taylor, PhD
Assistant Member
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Oct
24
Tue
2017
“Gene replacement vs gene editing for muscular dystrophy” – Presented by The Center for Cardiovascular Biology and The Mitochondria and Metabolism Center Breakfast Club @ South Lake Union
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Jeff Chamberlain, PhD, Professor
Neurology, Medicine, and Biochemistry
University of Washington

“Rethinking protein homeostasis in a metazoan: A reaction to damage or anticipatory control?” – Presented by Department of Biochemistry @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Veena Prahlad, Ph.D.
University of Iowa

“Here be dragons: the meaning of Phenotypic “noise” in biological systems” – Presented by Division of Basic Sciences @ Fred Hutchinson Cancer Reseach Center
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Joe Nadeau, Ph.D.
Pacific Northwest Research Institute

“Design of Self-assembling protein nanomaterials for vaccines and biologics delivery” – Presented by Department of Pharmacology @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Neil King, PhD, Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry
University of Washington

“Cis-regulatory motifs for translation control in bacteria and viruses” – Presented by Department of Microbiology @ Health Sciences Building
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Arvind “Rasi” Subramaniam, Ph.D., Assistant Member
Basic Sciences Division and Computational Biology
Program of Public Health Sciences Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Oct
25
Wed
2017
“Spanchno-hormonal Mechanisms of Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes” – Presented by Diabetes Research Center @ South Lake Union
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Andrew Norris, MD, PhD, Associate Professor
Pediatrics & Biochemistry
University of Iowa

“Advanced Optical Methods for Studying and Controlling Cardiac Electrical Activity” – Presented by Institute for Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine @ South Lake Union
Oct 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Dr. Claudia Crocini, PhD
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
Lab of Dr. Leslie Leinwand

Stroke: “An Overview of Thrombectomy Trials” – Presented by Department of Neurology Seminar Series @ Harborview Medical Center
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Dr. Rizwan Kalani, M.D., Senior Fellow
Department of Neurology
University of Washington

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

“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