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Tuesday May 05, 2015
11:00 AM
How an organelle gets into shape
Tom A. Rapoport, Ph.D.
HHMI Investigator, Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School
Mountcastle Auditorium, 1st Flr, Preclinical Teaching Bldg., JHU School of Medicine
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics Seminar
410-955-0397
Tuesday May 05, 2015
12:00 PM
"Exosome Biogenesis and Targeting"
Dr. Steve Gould
Professor of Biological Chemistry Johns Hopkins Univeristy School of Medicine
612 Physiology
Sponsored by: Dept. of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday May 05, 2015
12:00 PM
Activin receptor signaling in osteoblasts
Douglas DiGirolamo
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center, Rm 5152
Sponsored by: Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, JHUSOM
443-2875649
Tuesday May 05, 2015
3:00 PM
ICM Distinguished Seminar Series - Bridging Preclinical and Clinical Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics of Anticancer Drugs with Systems Pharmacology"
James M. Gallo, [PharmD., Ph.D.]
Professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics, Icahn School of Medicine
Mason Hall Auditorium
Sponsored by: Institute for Computational Medicine
410-516-4116
Tuesday May 05, 2015
4:00 PM
Engineered T Cells for Cancer
Carl June, M.D.
Richard Vague Professor in Immunotherapy
Mountcastle Auditorium (PCTB Building)
Sponsored by: Immunology Training Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
410-955-2709
Wednesday May 06, 2015
11:00 AM
Department of Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences Faculty Candidate Seminar: "Role of the Fanconi Anemia Pathway in Replication Stress
Dr. Tony Huang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, NYU School of Medicine
Owens Auditorium
Sponsored by: Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences
410-502-8138
Wednesday May 06, 2015
3:00 PM
Schizophrenia Center Monthly Seminar Series: Developing drugs for schizophrenia
Nick Brandon, PhD
Head Discovery, AstraZeneca Neuroscience iMED
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Schizophrenia Center/Department of Psychiatry
4-5238
Wednesday May 06, 2015
4:00 PM
Bak abd Bcl-2: A New Look at the Apoptotic Engine and Brakes
Scott H. Kaufmann, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Molecular Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics, Mayo Clinic
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
4-8849
Wednesday May 06, 2015
4:00 PM
4th Quarter Course Biology of Cancer featuring M.Saeed Sheikh, M.D., Ph.D., "Transcriptional Regulation of Breast Cancer"
M. Saeed Sheikh, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pharmacology, State University of New York, Syracuse, NY
Albert H, Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday May 06, 2015
6:30 PM
Clofazimine: the past or the future of tuberculosis treatment? FEE APPLIES RSVP by 5/4/2015
Jacques Grosset, MD
Professor; JHSOM
Johns Hopkins Club - Eisenhower Room
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
443-287-4853
Thursday May 07, 2015
12:00 PM
Squish and squeeze  nuclear mechanisms in 3D cell migration.
Jan Lammerding, Ph.D.
Associate Professor at Cornell University
1830 East Monument Street, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday May 07, 2015
12:00 PM
Genome Editing Using CRISPR-Cas9
Feng Zhang, PhD
Assistant Professor; Broad Institute/McGovern Institute MIT
W1020/SPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday May 07, 2015
12:00 PM
Genome Editing Using CRISPR-Cas9
Feng Zhang, PhD
Assistant Professor/Massachusetts Inst. of Technology
W1020/BSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday May 07, 2015
1:00 PM
"Translational Control by FMRP: Targets and Mechanism"
Jennifer Cordes Darnell, PhD
Laboratory of Molecular Neuro-Oncology, Rockefeller University
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday May 07, 2015
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series presents, 'Understanding Olfactory Receptor Gene Choice.'
Stavros Lomvardas
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Columbia University
Homewood Campus, Mudd Hall Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-7330
Thursday May 07, 2015
4:00 PM
Releasing synergies at the interface of disciplines: The JHUAPL and JHUSOM collaboration
Owens Auditorium
Sponsored by: School of Medicine
443-287-0246
Friday May 08, 2015
2:00 PM
Stem Cells in Silence, Action and Cancer
Elaine Fuchs, Ph.D.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, The Rockefeller University
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: ICE
4-3359
Monday May 11, 2015
8:30 AM
Regulation of Injury and repair in the Newborn Intestine: Toll Like Receptors and Beyond
David Hackam, M.D., Ph.D., FACS
Garret Prof of Ped Surgery, Chief of Ped Surg, JHU; Surgeon in Chief, JHH Bloomberg Children's Ctr
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Pathology Grand Rounds
4-9209 / 443-876-9205
Monday May 11, 2015
12:00 PM
Pain Medicine and Palliative Care as an Alternative to Physician Assisted Suicide in End-of-Life Cancer Care
Michael A. Erdek, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine & Oncology, JHU School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Sheik Zayed Tower, Zayed 2117 (Arcade)
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics - lunch included
(410) 614-5649
Tuesday May 12, 2015
12:00 PM
"Towards the assembly of a synthetic bacterial cell"
Kumaran Ramamurthi, Ph. D
Investigator, NIH, National Cancer Institute
612 Physiology
Sponsored by: Dept. of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday May 12, 2015
2:00 PM
ICE/ Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series: Developmental influences on circuits regulating body weight
Lori Zelster, Ph.D.
Columbia University
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: ICE
43359
Wednesday May 13, 2015
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: DNA Interstrand Crosslink Repair: From Genetics to Mechanism
Agata Smogorzewska, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor & Head of the Laboratory of Genomic Maintenance, Rockefeller University
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
Wednesday May 13, 2015
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: DNA interstrand crosslink repair: From genetics to mechanism
Agata Smogorzewska, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor & Head, Laboratory of Genomic Maintenance, Rockefeller University
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
Wednesday May 13, 2015
4:00 PM
"Brain Mechanisms in Addiction"
Nora D. Volkow, M.D.
Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse, NIH
Wood Basic Science Auditorium (Ground Floor, PCTB)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology
955-4581
Thursday May 14, 2015
12:00 PM
From Drosophila to Mosquitoes: Genetic Engineering of Olfactory Systems using the Q-system
Christopher Potter, PhD
Assistant Professor; JHSOM
W1020/SPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; JH Division of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday May 14, 2015
1:00 PM
"Development and Reprogramming of Neuronal Diversity in the Cerebral Cortex"
Paola Arlotta, PhD
Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard University
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
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
Friday May 15, 2015
2:00 PM
SKCCC Fellow Research Day 2015 - Keynote Speaker
Cynthia L. Sears, M.D.
Professor, Johns Hopkins University
Turner Auditorium
Sponsored by: Kimmel Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
5-9072 or 5-8823
Saturday May 16, 2015
8:00 AM
Fourth Annual Johns Hopkins Traumatic Brain Injury Conference: New Perspectives on Childhood Injuries
see http://www.hopkinscme.edu/CourseDetail.aspx/80035896
Chevy Chase Bank Conference Center, Zayed Tower, Main Floor
Sponsored by: Office of Continuing Medical Education
410-955-2959
Tuesday May 19, 2015
2:00 PM
Widespread blocks of genomic hypomethylation in human aging and sun exposure
Amy Vandiver
MD/PhD Candidate/SOM
490 Rangos Bldg.
Sponsored by: Celllular and Molecular Medicine Graduate Program
410-614-3640
Wednesday May 20, 2015
4:00 PM
Reprogramming Codon Language for Biological Investigations and Applications
Jiantao Guo, PhD
Assistant Professor of Chemistry, University of Nebraska, Lincoln
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
4-8849
Friday May 22, 2015
2:00 PM
Human Genetics Thesis Seminar: "A case-control and family-based epigenome-wide study of schizophrenia"
Carolina Montano
Darner Conference Room
Sponsored by: Human Genetics Program/Institute of Genetic Medicine
955-4260
Wednesday May 27, 2015
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Genes and Environment as Predisposing Factors in Autoimmunity: Acceleration of Spontaneous Thyroiditis by Dietary Iodide in Mice
George Carayanniotis, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
Wednesday May 27, 2015
12:00 PM
"Mitochondrial proteins, pathways and pathogenesis"
David J. Pagliarini, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
955-4581
Wednesday May 27, 2015
1:00 PM
"What Do Reactive Astrocytes Do?"
Ben A. Barres, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair of Neurobiology, Stanford University School of Medicine
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Monday Jul 27, 2015
Mouse Pathobiology and Phenotyping Short Course July 27-31, 2015 http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/mcp/PHENOCORE/courseCURRENT
Keynote speaker: S. Murphy, VMD, PhD, DACLAM
NIH
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Molecular & Comparative Pathobiology
7-2953 or 2-3050