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Monday Dec 01, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure presents "Cancer Screening Principles, Purpose, and Implication" featuring Elizabeth Platz, Sc. D, and M.P.H.
Elizabeth A Platz, SC.D., M.P.H.
Professor, Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Monday Dec 01, 2014
3:30 PM
Deans Research Integrity Lecture series: "Research Integrity, the Importance of Collaborative Research"
Lisa Jacobs, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery and Oncology
Chevy Chase Bank Auditorium, Sheikh Zayed Tower, and simulcast to Carroll Auditorium, Bayview
Sponsored by: Division of Research Integrity, Office of Policy Coordination
410-516-4656
Monday Dec 01, 2014
4:00 PM
BME Distinguished Lecture: Devising Biological Signal Generators to Probe the Mysteries of Calcium/Electrical Signaling by Ion Channels
David T. Yue, MD, PhD
Professor, Johns Hopkins University
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Biomedical Engineering
410-955-3132
Tuesday Dec 02, 2014
11:45 AM
ICM Distinguished Seminar Series - David Beeman
David Beeman, PhD in Theoretical Solid State Physics
Professor Adjunct, University of Colorado at Boulder
Mason Hall Auditorium
Sponsored by: Institute for Computational Medicine
410-516-4116
Tuesday Dec 02, 2014
12:00 PM
The human proteome""
Akhilesh Pandey, PhD
Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry, JHUSOM
203/Physiology
Sponsored by: GI Core Center/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
410-955-9675
Tuesday Dec 02, 2014
12:00 PM
Genetic Risk for Childhood Onset Schizophrenia : Research Update
Judith L. Rapoport, MD
Chief of the Child Psychiatry Branch, NIMH
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
410-614-4728
Tuesday Dec 02, 2014
4:00 PM
Active Immune Suppression in Lyme Disease A New Immune Evasion Strategy
Dr. Nicole Baumgarth, DVM, M.D.
Professor, Center for Comparative Medicine & Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology
Mountcastle Auditorium (PCTB Building)
Sponsored by: Immunology Training Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
410-955-2709
Wednesday Dec 03, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure presents "The Impact of Disparities in Cancer Prevention" featuring Craig Pollack, M.D.
Craig Pollack, M.D.
Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Dec 03, 2014
12:00 PM
Oncology Translational Research Conference Presents: "Suppressing the Suppressors - Enhancing Immunotherapy with Epigenetic Inhibitors"
Shibin Zhou, MD, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Oncology Cancer Biology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Dec 03, 2014
2:30 PM
IGM Lecture Series: "Toll Like Receptor Signaling in the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Neonatal Necrotizing Enterocolitis"
David J. Hackam, MD, PhD, FACS
Chief of Pediatric Surgery, Johns Hopkins University
Darner
Sponsored by: Institute of Genetic Medicine
4432879320
Wednesday Dec 03, 2014
4:00 PM
Safer Medications Through Allosteric Modulation of CB1 Cannabinoid Receptor
Ganesh A. Thakur, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Northeastern University
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
4-8849
Wednesday Dec 03, 2014
4:30 PM
Department of Biology Colloquium Series, 'Olfactory Sensory Neurons: Signal Transduction and Regeneration.'
Haiqing Zhao, PhD
Department of Biology, Johns Hopkins University
Homewood Campus, Mudd Hall Auditorium Room 26
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-7330
Thursday Dec 04, 2014
12:00 PM
Interplay between Copper Acquisition and MAPK Signal Transduction in Cancer
Donita Brady, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Duke University School of Medicine
Bodian Room, 1830 Bldg., 2nd Floor
Sponsored by: Cell Biology / SOM
410-502-6810
Thursday Dec 04, 2014
12:00 PM
T-cells have sex: sex-specific immune modulation of hypertension
Kathryn Sandberg, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair for Research; Georgetown University
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Departments of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Dec 04, 2014
1:00 PM
Neural Stem Cells: Recapitulating Development in the Injured Adult CNS
Mark H. Tuszynski, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Neurosciences, UCSD
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Dec 04, 2014
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series, Approaching circuitry mechanisms underlying sensori-motor integration.
Tianyi Mao, PhD
Vollum Institute, Oregon Health & Science University
Homewood Campus, Mudd Hall Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-7330
Thursday Dec 04, 2014
4:30 PM
Oncology Director's Visiting Professor Lecture Series Presents: Diane M. Simeone, M.D. from the University of Michigan Health System "Pancreatic Cancer, Stem Cells"
Diane M. Simeone, M.D.
Professor of SUrgery and Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Monday Dec 08, 2014
8:30 AM
Identification of NUP98-PHF23 fusion and its role in leukemogenesis
Yi Ning, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology; Director of Cytogenetics Lab, The Johns Hopkins University
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Pathology Grand Rounds
4-9209 / 443-876-9205
Tuesday Dec 09, 2014
10:49 AM
"Novel Roles for Olfactory Receptors in the Kidney and Cardiovascular System"
Jennifer Pluznick, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
WBSB, Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410.955.3453
Tuesday Dec 09, 2014
12:00 PM
"Zinc transport proteins and disease"
Dax Fu, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, JHUSOM
203/Physiology
Sponsored by: GI Core Center/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
410-955-9675
Tuesday Dec 09, 2014
2:00 PM
ICE/ Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series: "Imaging and image-guided therapy of transplanted islets"
Anna Moore, Ph.D.
Associate Professor in Radiology Director, Molecular Imaging Laboratory Harvard Medical School
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: ICE
43359
Wednesday Dec 10, 2014
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Epigenetic synthetic lethal therapeutic approaches to ARID1A mutated ovarian cancer
Rugang Zhang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, The Wistar Institute, Gene Expression & Regulation Program
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
Thursday Dec 11, 2014
12:00 PM
Building a Neuron: Mechanisms Regulating the Cytoskeleton during Development and Function
Kassandra Ori-McKenney, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California at San Francisco
Bodian Room, 1830 Bldg., 2nd Floor
Sponsored by: Cell Biology / SOM
410-502-6810
Thursday Dec 11, 2014
12:00 PM
Defective viral genomes: critical danger signals of viral infections
Carolina B. Lopez, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Departments of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Dec 11, 2014
1:00 PM
"Making Memories Stick: Adhesion Molecules at the Synapse"
Shernaz Bamji, PhD
Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences University of British Columbia
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Dec 11, 2014
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series, 'Input Processing by a Three-Protein Circadian Clock'
Michael Rust, Molecular Genetics & Cell Biology
Institute for Genomics & Systems Biology, University of Chicago
Homewood Campus, Mudd Hall Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-7330
Tuesday Dec 16, 2014
12:00 PM
Drawing upon successes in other fields to inform opportunities for technology-based mental health promotion
Michele Ybarra, PhD, MPH
President and Research Director, Center for Innovative Public Health Research (CiPHR)
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
410-614-4728
Tuesday Dec 16, 2014
12:00 PM
"Inflammation and cancer"
Duojia Pan, PhD
Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, JHUSOM
203/Physiology
Sponsored by: GI Core Center/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
410-955-9675
Wednesday Dec 17, 2014
4:00 PM
Protein Interactions in Type II Acetate Pathways
Michael Burkart, PhD
Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
4-8849
Thursday Dec 18, 2014
1:00 PM
"How do we weigh our choices? Neurobiology, anatomy, and manipulation of decision making"
Linda Wilbrecht, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, UC Berkeley
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Dec 18, 2014
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series, 'Synaptic adhesion molecules link synaptic function to sleep regulation.'
Valerie Mongrain, PhD
Department of Neuroscience, Universite de Montreal
Homewood Campus, Mudd Hall Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-7330
Tuesday Dec 23, 2014
12:00 PM
Buprenorphine: The Science of Its Development to Clinical Use
Eric Strain, MD
Professor, Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Substance Abuse Treatment and Research, Medical Direct
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
410-614-4728
Thursday Jan 08, 2015
12:00 PM
Regulation of intestinal inflammation by Helminths and the Microbiota
Png Loke, PhD
Assistant Professor; New York University Medical Center
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Deaprtment of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Dvision of Infectious Disease
443-287-4853
Thursday Jan 15, 2015
12:00 PM
Deans Research Integrity Lecture series: "The Scientist as a Responsible Member of Society: Plagiarism and Research Integrity"
Eric Strain, M.D.
Prof. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Dir., The Center for Substance Abuse Treatment & Research
Asthma & Allergy Auditorium at Bayview, and simulcast to Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Division of Research Integrity, Office of Policy Coordination
410-516-4656
Thursday Jan 22, 2015
12:00 PM
Influenza virus antigenic drift and the challenges of selecting seasonal vaccine strains for humans
Scott E. Hensley, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor; University of Pennsylvania The Wistar Institute
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Friday Jan 23, 2015
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminars
Ronald Schnaar, PhD
Professor, Pharmacology
WBSB Auditorium
Sponsored by: JHU School of Medicine, BCMB Graduate Program
5-4145
Thursday Jan 29, 2015
12:00 PM
"Macrophages and the regulation of inflammation
David Mosser, PhD
Professor, University of Maryland
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Department of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Feb 05, 2015
12:00 PM
Regulation of the infective process in Strongyloides by integrated cellular signaling pathways
James B. Lok, Ph.D.
Professor; University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Feb 12, 2015
12:00 PM
Novel properties and functions of human herpesvirus 8-Encoded Interleuikin-6
John Nicholas, PhD
Professor; JHU SOM; The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Dvision of Infectious Disease
443-287-4853
Wednesday Feb 18, 2015
3:30 PM
Deans Research Integrity Lecture series: "Research Integrity, the Importance of Data Acquisition and Management"
Randall Reed, Ph.D.
Professor of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Neuroscience, and OtolaryngologyHead and Neck Surgery
Wood Basic Science Building Aud., and simulcast to Carroll Aud., Bayview
Sponsored by: Division of Research Integrity, Office of Policy Coordination
410-516-4656
Thursday Feb 19, 2015
12:00 PM
Extracellular proteolysis, cell death and inflammation: New connections explain an old disease
Wyndham W. Lathem, PhD
Assistant Professor; Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Friday Feb 20, 2015
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminars
Dax Fu, PhD
Associate Professor, Physiology
WBSB Auditorium
Sponsored by: JHU School of Medicine, BCMB Graduate Program
5-4145
Monday Mar 16, 2015
3:30 PM
Dean's Research Integrity Lecture series: "Research Integrity, the Importance of Mentor/Mentee Relationships"
Cynthia S. Rand, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry, and Associate Dean for Faculty, Johns Hopkins
Wood Basic Science Building Auditorium, and simulcast to Carroll Auditorium, Bayview
Sponsored by: Division of Research Integrity, Office of Policy Coordination
410-516-4656
Friday Mar 20, 2015
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminars
Joel Pomerantz, PhD
Associate Professor, Biological Chemistry
WBSB Auditorium
Sponsored by: JHU School of Medicine, BCMB Graduate Program
5-4145
Friday Apr 10, 2015
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminars
Peter Espenshade, PhD
Professor, Cell Biology
WBSB Auditorium
Sponsored by: JHU School of Medicine, BCMB Graduate Program
5-4145
Wednesday Apr 15, 2015
3:30 PM
Dean's Research Integrity Lecture series: "Research Integrity, the Importance of Collaborative Research"
Peter Pronovost, M.D., Ph.D., F.C.C.M.
Sr. VP for Patient Safety and Quality, Dir.of the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality
Wood Basic Science Building Auditorium, and simulcast to Carroll Auditorium, Bayview
Sponsored by: Division of Research Integrity, Office of Policy Coordination
410-516-4656
Friday May 15, 2015
10:41 AM
BCMB Friday Seminars
Jie Xiao, PhD
Associate Professor, Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry
WBSB Auditorium
Sponsored by: JHU School of Medicine, BCMB Graduate Program
5-4145