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Monday Nov 27, 2017
12:00 PM
Disability and the Public Value of Health
Sean Aas, PhD
Senior Research Scholar, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University
Room 2117, Sheik Zayed Tower, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5649
Monday Nov 27, 2017
12:15 PM
TBD
Otger Campas, PhD
Assistant Professor & Mellichamp Chair, University of California, Santa Barbara
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Nov 27, 2017
1:30 PM
Quantifying Surgery: Advancing Interventional Medicine Through Data Science
Gregory Hager, PhD
Prof, Dept of Computer Sci, Dir. of Malone Inst for Engr in Healthcare, JHU
Clark 110 Homewood Campus with vtc to Traylor 709, SOM
Sponsored by: Biomedical Engineering
4109553132
Monday Nov 27, 2017
3:30 PM
THESIS SEMINAR: The Role of Mast Cells in Prostate Cancer Initiation and Recurrence
Heidi Hempel
Ph.D. Candidate, Graduate Program in Pathobiology
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Pathobiology Graduate Program
4432873163
Tuesday Nov 28, 2017
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: "Arthropod Immunity in Non Model Organisms"
Joao Pedra, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: The Graduate Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Wednesday Nov 29, 2017
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Transposons, genetic defects, and environmental exposures
Victoria P. Belancio, PhD
Associate Professor, Dept. of Structural & Cellular Biology, Tulane School of Medicine
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Wednesday Nov 29, 2017
1:30 PM
Bayesian nonparametrics for protein biophysics
Steve Presse, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dept. of Physics and School of Molecular Sciences Arizona State University
West Lecture Hall
Sponsored by: Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Thursday Nov 30, 2017
10:00 AM
Exploiting biology-inspired electrochemical sensing to study the fate of small molecules in the body"
Netz Arroyo, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Scholar, The Plaxo Group, University of California, Santa Barbara
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Thursday Nov 30, 2017
12:00 PM
Fishing For Regulators: Live Imaging of Intestinal Lipid Flux Through Lipoproteins And Lipid Droplets Using Zebrafish.
Steven A. Farber, Ph.D.
Principle Investigator, Carnegie Institution for Science, Department of Embryology
1830 Building; Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Nov 30, 2017
12:00 PM
Gut microbes are essential for development of vector mosquitoes
Michael R. Strand, Regents Professor / Ph.D.
Professor/PhD, Dept of Entomology, Univ of GA
W1020, JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
955-3457
Thursday Nov 30, 2017
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "How do Distinct Patterns of Neuronal Activity Induce Different Gene Sets?"
Jesse M. Gray, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics, Harvard Medical School
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Friday Dec 01, 2017
11:00 AM
Bioimplants for Ophthalmology
Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD.
Professor, Biomedical Engineering, USC
Smith Building Atrium
Sponsored by: Center for Nanomedicine at the Wilmer Eye Institute
Monday Dec 04, 2017
12:15 PM
TBD
Martin Jonikas, PhD
Principal Investigator, Carnegie Institution- Department of Plant Biology
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Tuesday Dec 05, 2017
11:00 AM
A Food Vector-Borne Contamination Model
Jessye Talley PhD
Lecturer, Morgan State University
Clark 110 (VTC to Traylor 709)
Sponsored by: Institute for Computational Medicine
410-516-6892
Tuesday Dec 05, 2017
11:00 AM
A Food Vector-Borne Contamination Model
Jessye Talley, PhD
Lecturer,Dept Of Industrial & Systems Engr, Morgan State University, Baltimore MD
110 Clark Hall, Homewood with vtc to Traylor 709 SOM
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University
4109553132
Tuesday Dec 05, 2017
12:00 PM
"Legionella - master of the long con"
Tamara O'Connor, Ph.D.
JHUSOM, Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Dec 06, 2017
12:00 PM
Mechanisms of Pathological Bone Changes in Skeletal Disorders
Ling Qin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
JHOC 5152 - Orthopaedics Conference Room
Sponsored by: Orthpaedic Surgery/ Center for Musculoskeletal Research
4105026598
Wednesday Dec 06, 2017
12:00 PM
"Cardiac dysfunction in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Role of Connexin43"
Jorge Contreras, Ph.D., BSc.
Assistant Professor, Dept of Pharmacology, Physiology & Neuroscience, Rutgers Med. School
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology
410-955-4581
Wednesday Dec 06, 2017
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Targeting MHC Class III Antigen Presentation for Type 1 Diabetes Prevention
Aaron Michels, MD
Associate Prof of Pediatrics & Medicine, Univ of Colorado Anschutz Medical College
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
410-614-2275
Wednesday Dec 06, 2017
1:30 PM
A dynamic fuzzy free-for all mechanism used in transcription activation
Steven Hahn, Ph.D.
Division of Basic Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
West Lecture Hall
Sponsored by: Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Wednesday Dec 06, 2017
4:30 PM
Department of Biology Colloquia Series - 'Chromatin architecture, histone dynamics and the control of eukaryotic transcription'
Carl Wu, PhD
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor
Homewood Campus, Mudd Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-4693
Thursday Dec 07, 2017
12:00 PM
LunchLearnLink Cancer Seminar: Molecular Imaging and Theranostics of Cancer
Zaver M. Bhujwalla, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Director, Division of Cancer Imaging Research, Professor, JHSOM
Sheldon Hall - Wolfe Street Bldg
Sponsored by: Environmental Health & Engineering
Thursday Dec 07, 2017
12:00 PM
Visualizing the Architecture and Function of the Endocytic Machinery In Yeast.
Marko Kaksonen
Professor, University of Geneva
1830 Building; Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Dec 07, 2017
12:00 PM
TLR-IL-1R signaling in Meta-inflammation
Xiaoxia Li, PhD
Professor, Department of Immunology, Cleveland Clinic
Becton Dickinson Hall (W1020), 615 N. Wolfe St.
Sponsored by: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
410-955-3671
Thursday Dec 07, 2017
4:30 PM
The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center Director's Visiting Professor Lecture Series "Immunologic Checkpoint Blockade: Exploring Combinations and Mechanisms" featuring Jedd David Wolchok, MD, Ph.D. from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Jeff David Wolchok, MD, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Ludwig Center for Cancer Immunotherapy Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
4109559702
Friday Dec 08, 2017
3:00 PM
15th Annual Barton Childs Lecture: "Skin stem cells: Coping with trauma"
Elaine Fuchs, PhD
Rebecca C. Lancefield Professor, Rockefeller University
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: Human Genetics Graduate Program/Institute of Genetic Medicine
955-4260
Monday Dec 11, 2017
12:00 PM
You are what you don't eat: Bacterial adaptation to host-imposed nutrient starvation
Thomas Everett Kehl-Fie, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Becton-Dickinson Hall, W1020, 615 N. Wolfe St.
Sponsored by: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
410-955-3671
Monday Dec 11, 2017
12:15 PM
TBD
Uli Mueller, PhD
Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Tuesday Dec 12, 2017
10:00 AM
Genetic Interrogation of Neural Circuit Mechanisms for Pain
Ishmail Abdus-Saboor, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Associate, UPenn School of Medicine
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Dec 13, 2017
12:00 PM
"Diverse tumor promoting functions of connexins in cancer stem cells"
Justin Durla Lathia, Ph.D.
Associate Staff/Associate Professor, Dept. of Cell. & Mol. Med., Cleveland Clinic Lerner College
Physiology Research Conferencer Room, Physiology 202 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Thursday Dec 14, 2017
12:00 PM
Glycolytic Proteins Dynamically Localize to Synapses and Form Liquid-Like Compartments to Power Synaptic Function.
Daniel Colon-Ramos, Ph.D
Associate Professor, Yale University
1830 Building; Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Dec 14, 2017
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Task-related Responses and Arousal in Functional Brain Imaging"
Aniruddha Das, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience Columbia University Medical College
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Wednesday Dec 20, 2017
12:00 PM
"Adipose tissues and systemic metabolic homeostasis"
Chong Wee Liew, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept of Physiology & Biophysics, University of Illinois at Chicago
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology
410-955-4581
Wednesday Dec 20, 2017
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Differential IL-17 and T cell responses in innate and adaptive immunity against Staphylococcus aureus skin infection
Lloyd S. Miller, MD, PhD
Vice Chair for Research, Dept of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins University
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
410-614-2275
Wednesday Dec 20, 2017
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Differential IL-17 and T cell responses in innate and adaptive immunity against Staphylococcus aureus skin infection
Lloyd S. Miller, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chair for Research, Dept. of Dermatology
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Monday Jan 08, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Sue Hammoud, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of Michigan Medical School
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Jan 10, 2018
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Telomere regulation and molecular signatures in diseased muscles
Foteini Mourkioti, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Perelman SOM, Univ of Pennsylvania
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Monday Jan 22, 2018
12:15 PM
Quantitative biology of developmental abnormalities
Stanislav Shvartsman, PhD
Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Jan 29, 2018
12:15 PM
The Self Organizing Cell Division and Carbon Fixation Machinery of Cyanobacteria
Dan Ducat, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Feb 05, 2018
12:15 PM
The Cellular and Molecular Basis for Planarian Regeneration
Peter Reddien, PhD
Principal Investigator, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Feb 07, 2018
11:00 AM
TBD
Mark Schenerman, Ph.D.
President, CMC Biotech-MAS Consulting
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Thursday Feb 08, 2018
4:30 PM
The 36th David Barap Brin Lecture in Medical Ethics "Meeting Patients' Needs Following Adverse Events: What the Evidence Tells Us" featuring Michelle M. Mello, JD, Ph.D. from Stanford University School of Medicine
Michelle M. Mello, JD, Ph.D.
Professor of Health Research, and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
4109559702
Friday Feb 09, 2018
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Heng Zhu, PhD
Professor, Pharmocology and Molecular Sciences
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
410.955.4145
Monday Feb 12, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Bonnie Bassler, PhD
Principal Investigator, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Feb 14, 2018
11:00 AM
TBD
Marikki Laiho, Ph.D.
Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Monday Feb 26, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Victor Ambros, PhD
Principal Investigator, Program in Molecular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Feb 28, 2018
11:00 AM
The apple never falls far: paternal morphine exposure causes maladaptive behaviors in male progeny
Mathieu Wimmer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology, Temple University
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Monday Mar 05, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Eyleen O'Rourke, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Virginia
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Mar 12, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
David Parichy, PhD
Professor, Department of Biology, University of Virginia
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Friday Mar 16, 2018
BCMB Friday Seminar
Seth Margolis, PhD
Assistant Professor, Biological Chemistry
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
410.955.4145