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Thursday Jan 19, 2017
11:00 AM
"Repurposing of the chromosome segregation machinery for neuronal morphogenesis"
Dhanya Cheerambathur, Ph.D. (Host: Dr. Randy Reed)
Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, University of CA, San Diego
517 PCTB (Preclinical Teaching Building)
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
410-955-0397
Thursday Jan 19, 2017
11:00 AM
"A cure strategy using HIV-1 particles"
Eric Arts, PhD
Chair , Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Western University
Rangos 590
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research HIV Cure SWG
Thursday Jan 19, 2017
12:00 PM
"Transcriptional control of epithelial organ form and function"
Deborah Andrew, Ph.D.
Professor, Center for Cell Dynamics, Department of Cell Biology
Suite 2-200, 1830 Building
Sponsored by: Department of Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Jan 19, 2017
12:00 PM
HIV capsid assembly: Maturation pathway and targets for inhibition
Alasdair Steven, Ph.D.
Laboratory Chief, Laboratory of Structural Biology, NIAMS/NIH
W1020 (Becton Dickinson)
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
955-3457
Thursday Jan 19, 2017
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Neuroanatomy of Reward in Drosophila"
Ulrike Heberlein, PhD
Senior Fellow, Janelia Research Campus
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Jan 19, 2017
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Presents - Zhuhao Wu, 'High fidelity 3D analysis of biological structures in intact tissues, and its application in brain studies'
Zhuhao Wu, PhD
Laboratory of Brain Development and Repair, Rockefeller University
Mudd Hall, 100
Sponsored by: Biology
410-516-7330
Monday Jan 23, 2017
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds - AR-V7 as a prognostic marker and therapeutic target in advanced prostate cancer.
Emmanuel Antonarakis, M.D.
Associate Professor of Oncology and Urology, JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Jan 23, 2017
11:00 AM
"Establishment and maintenance of early embryonic chromatin structure"
Shelby A. Blythe, Ph.D. (Hosts: Drs. Carl Wu and Jeff Corden)
Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University
517 PCTB (Preclinical Teaching Building)
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
410-955-0397
Monday Jan 23, 2017
12:00 PM
Reconciling Criminal HIV Exposure Statutes and Public Health
Leslie E. Wolf, JD, MPH
Professor of Law; Director, Center for Law, Health & Society, Georgia State University School of Law
Feinstone Hall, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5649
Tuesday Jan 24, 2017
12:00 PM
Psychiatry Research Conference: "The Genetic Basis of Depression"
Jonathan Flint, MD, Billy and Audrey Wilder Endowed Chair in Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Science UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
4109552343
Tuesday Jan 24, 2017
12:00 PM
"Mechanisms of Signaling in Immunity and Cancer"
Joel L. Pomerantz, Ph.D.
JHUSOM, Associate Professor of Biological Chemistry, ICE, Director Graduate Program in Immunology
612 Physiology
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday Jan 24, 2017
2:00 PM
JHU Exploration of Practical Ethics Symposium of Nine Projects
Feinstone Hall, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5649
Tuesday Jan 24, 2017
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: Therapeutic Targeting of Autoinflammatory Disease through SOCS1
Joseph Larkin III, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Graduate Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Wednesday Jan 25, 2017
11:00 AM
Enzymmatic Activities, Allosteric Regulation, and Small Molecule Modulation of the Viral Restriction Factor SAMHD1
Kyle Seamon, Thesis Presentation
Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Abel Library, 303 WBSB
Sponsored by: Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
4-8849
Thursday Jan 26, 2017
12:00 PM
The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center Director's Visiting Professor Lecture Series Presents Dr. William G. Kaelin Jr. from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute "Preclinical Cancer Target Validation: How Not to Be Wrong"
William G. Kaelin, Jr., M.D.
Professor in the Department of Medicine at Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Cancer Center
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
410 955 9702
Thursday Jan 26, 2017
12:00 PM
"Sorting out membrane traffic to the lysosome: Ubiquitin, ESCRTs and protein quality control systems."
Scott D. Emr, Ph.D.
Professor, Cornell University
1830 Bldg., Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Department of Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Jan 26, 2017
12:00 PM
Mitochondrial Stress Signaling in Disease, Aging and Immunity
Gerald S. Shadel, Ph.D.
Professor, Director Yale SOM
W1020 Becton Dickinson
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
955-3457
Thursday Jan 26, 2017
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Variation in the Origin of Neural Trajectories Implemented by Human Pluripotent Stem Cells"
Ron McKay, PhD
Director of Stem Cell Science, Liebur Institute for Brain Development
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Jan 26, 2017
1:00 PM
"PI3Ks as kinases and scaffold proteins between cancer and heart failure"
Emilio Hirsch, PhD
Professor of Experimental Biology: University of Torino, Italy
Traylor Building/Room 707
Sponsored by: Cardiology
410-502-2044
Thursday Jan 26, 2017
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Presents - Eric Joyce, 'Molecular basis of chromatin folding and positioning'
Eric Joyce, PhD
Department of Genetics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Mudd Hall, 100
Sponsored by: Biology
410-516-7330
Monday Jan 30, 2017
12:00 PM
Studying protein biogenesis at the single-molecule level
Christian Kaiser, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Johns Hopkins University
Becton-Dickinson Hall, W1020, 615 N. Wolfe St.
Sponsored by: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
410-955-3671
Tuesday Jan 31, 2017
12:00 PM
Psychiatry Research Conference: "Young Childrens Behavioral Health: Why We Need to Invest in School-based Parenting Interventions"
Deborah Gross, DNSc, RN, FAAN, Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Leonard and Helen Stulman Endowed Professor in Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, JHU SON & SOM
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
4109552343
Tuesday Jan 31, 2017
2:00 PM
ICE Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series:Leveraging the iPS Cell Technology for Translational Sciences
Dr. Ilyas Signec, M.D., Ph.D.
NIH Division of Pre-Clinical Innovation National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences
WBSB West Lecture Hall
Sponsored by: ICE
4-3359
Tuesday Jan 31, 2017
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: Clonal Evolution of Autoreactive Germinal Centers
Michael C. Carroll, Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Boston Children's Hospital
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Graduate Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Wednesday Feb 01, 2017
12:00 PM
"Ion channels in endosomes and lysosomes"
Dejian Ren, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Thursday Feb 02, 2017
12:00 PM
"How Lipids Control PTEN Function"
Dr. Arne Gericke
John C. Metzger Professor and Dept. Head, Worcester Polytehnic Institute
Bodian Room, 1830 Bldg., Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Dept. of Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Feb 02, 2017
12:00 PM
The day-jobs of cell death regulators
J. Marie Hardwick, Ph.D.
W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
W1020 (Becton Dickinson)
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
410-955-3457
Thursday Feb 02, 2017
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Reserach Seminar "Molecular Architecture of the Circadian Clock in Mammals"
Joseph S. Takahashi, PhD
Department of Neuroscience, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, HHMI Investigator
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Monday Feb 06, 2017
12:00 PM
New Insights into Protein Acetylation from Chemoproteomics
Jordan L. Meier, PhD
Investigator, Chemical Biology Laboratory, NIH
Becton-Dickinson Hall, W1020, 615 N. Wolfe St.
Sponsored by: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
410-955-3671
Tuesday Feb 07, 2017
12:00 PM
Psychiatry Research Conference: "Community Support Intervention for Opioid Users"
Michael S. Kidorf, PhD; Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Associate Director, Addiction Treatment Services; JHU SOM
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
4109552343
Wednesday Feb 08, 2017
12:00 PM
"Cell-Free Exosomes in Cardiac Repair" Institute of CardioScience Basic Seminar Series
Dr. Susmita Sahoo PhD
Assistant Professor of Medicine of Cardiology, Mount Sinai
Traylor 707
Sponsored by: SOM/Cardiology
4109552776
Wednesday Feb 08, 2017
12:00 PM
"Neural control of itch and inflammation"
Diana Bautista, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular & Cell Biology, UC Berkeley
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Wednesday Feb 08, 2017
2:30 PM
IGM Seminar Series: "Rare disease-associated variants in the AAA+ ATPase, Thorase"
Valina Dawson, Ph.D.
Professsor, Institute for Cell Engineering
Darner Conference Room
Sponsored by: Institute of Genetic Medicine
955-4260
Thursday Feb 09, 2017
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Pieces of Time"
Peter R. Killeen, PhD
Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Monday Feb 13, 2017
11:30 AM
Research Integrity Colloquium: It Happened Here: Hopkins Cases
Ralph Hruban, MD and Melissa Thompson, JD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Chevy Chase Auditorium (Zayed 2119A)
Sponsored by: Office of Policy Coordination, Division of Research Integrity
410-516-5560
Monday Feb 13, 2017
12:00 PM
Social Justice from the Perspective of Economic Evaluation
Holly Taylor, PhD, MPH; Maria Merritt, PhD; David Dowdy, MD, PhD, ScM
Berman Institute of Bioethics, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Feinstone Hall, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5649
Tuesday Feb 14, 2017
12:00 PM
"The cryo-EM revolution: Applications to biology and medicine"
Sriram Subramaniam, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, NCI, NIH, Laboratory of Cell Biology
612 Physiology
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Feb 15, 2017
11:00 AM
"Calmodulin and PIP2 interactions in the cardiac IKS potassium channel" Institute of CardioScience Basic Research Special Seminar
Dr. Bernard Attali, Ph.D.
Professor of Physiology, Tel Aviv University in Israel
Traylor 707
Sponsored by: Cardiology
410-955-2776
Thursday Feb 16, 2017
9:27 AM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "From Axon Regeneration to Functional Recovery after CNS Injury"
Zhigang He, PhD
Department of Neuroscience, Boston Children's Hospital
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Tuesday Feb 21, 2017
12:00 PM
"A lipid sensor: Homeostatic regulation of sphingolipid biosynthesis by the ORMDL proteins"
Binks Wattenberg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, VCU
612 Physiology
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday Feb 21, 2017
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: Which Rheumatology Patients Develop Joint Damage and Why?: Insights from the CLEAR Registry
S. Louis Bridges, Jr., M.D. Ph.D.
Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology Diector, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: The Gradute Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Thursday Feb 23, 2017
12:00 PM
"Mechanisms of early dissemination, dormancy and metastasis."
Julio Aguiree-Ghiso, Ph.D.
Professor, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
1830 Building, Suite 2-200, Bodian Room
Sponsored by: Department of Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Friday Feb 24, 2017
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Sergi Regot, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Molecular Biology & Genetics
Wood Basic Science Auditorium & Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB Graduate Program
4109554145
Monday Feb 27, 2017
12:00 PM
Depending on the Family: The Crisis of Freedom in US Hospice Care
Harold Braswell, PhD
Assistant Professor, Albert Gnaegi Center for Health Care Ethics, St. Louis University
Room 2117, Chevy Chase Conference Center, Sheik Zayed Tower, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5649
Tuesday Feb 28, 2017
12:00 PM
"Watching rods form out of spheres, how bacteria form and grow in defined widths."
Ethan Garner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University
612 Physiology
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Mar 01, 2017
8:00 AM
"Heart Failure: The Path Ahead" Grand Rounds
Dr. Joseph Hill PhD., M.D.
Chief of Cardiology at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Professor of Internal Medicine
Hurd Hall
Sponsored by: SOM/Cardiology
4109552776
Thursday Mar 02, 2017
11:00 AM
"Epigenetic Control of mTOR in Cardiovascular Disease" Institute of CardioScience Basic Seminar Series
Dr. Joseph Hill PhD., M.D.
Chief of Cardiology at UT Southwestern Medican
Phipps 340
Sponsored by: SOM/ Cardiology
4109552776
Thursday Mar 02, 2017
12:00 PM
"Molecular mechanisms controlling circadian retinal clearance phagocytosis."
Silvia C. Finnemann, Ph.D.
Professor, Fordham University
Bodian Room, 1830 Bldg., Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Department of Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Mar 09, 2017
12:00 PM
Establishing the C. elegans primordial germ cell niche: Tales of cell attraction, interaction, and cannibalism
Jeremy Nance, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, NYU School of Medicine
1830 Building, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Department of Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Tuesday Mar 14, 2017
9:30 AM
Research Integrity Colloquium: The Responsible Handling of Biospecimens: Policy and Practice
Dan Ford, MD, MPH, Angelo De Marzo, MD, PhD, and Jim Casella, MD
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Chevy Chase Auditorium (Zayed 2119A); Simulcast to the Medical Education Center at Bayview
Sponsored by: Office of Policy Coordination, Division of Research Integrity
410-361-8667