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Wednesday Apr 23, 2014
1:30 PM
CANCELLED Biophysics & biophysical Chemistry Departmental Seminar CANCELLED
Gregory A. Voth, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry, Center for Multiscale Theory & Simulation, University of Chicago
Room 701 WBSB
Sponsored by: Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Wednesday Apr 23, 2014
3:00 PM
Transcription Fidelity Control and DNA Damage Recognition
Dong Wang, PhD
Assistant Professor, UCSD Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
4-8849
Wednesday Apr 23, 2014
4:00 PM
4th Quarter Course: New Approaches in Cancer Prevention and Therapy "Targeted Radiopharmaceuticals for Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy"
Richard L. Wahl, M.D.
Professor of Radiology, Professor of Nuclear Medicine, Director of Nuclear Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Thursday Apr 24, 2014
12:00 PM
Joining Forces with Biology: A Bioengineering Perspective on Tumor Cell Migration
Konstantinos Konstantopoulos, Ph.D.
Professor at Johns Hopkins University
1830 East Monument Street, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Apr 24, 2014
1:00 PM
"Organization of Postsynaptic cAMP and Calcium Signaling by an AKAP Scaffold Protein"
Mark L. Dell'Acqua, PhD
Professor & Vice-Chair of Pharmacology, Univ of Colorado SOM
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Apr 24, 2014
4:00 PM
The 14th Daniel Nathans Lecture in Molecular Genetics: "Giant chromosomes and deep sequences: what the amphibian oocyte tells us about transcription"
Joseph Gall, Ph.D.
Staff Member, Department of Embryology, Carnegie Institution for Science
Wood Basic Science Auditorium, WBSB, JHU School of Medicine, 725 N. Wolfe Street
Sponsored by: Dept Molecular Biology and Genetics, JHU School of Medicine
410-955-0397
Thursday Apr 24, 2014
4:00 PM
Pushback The new wave of antigay legislation in Uganda and beyond; Implications for HIV, research and human protection
Moderators: Chris Beyrer, MD, MPH; Tom Quinn, MD, MSc
Panelists include: Stefan Baral, MD, MPH, MBA Nancy Kass, ScD Yukare Manabe, MD Tonia Poteat, PhD St
Auditorium 140 - School of Nursing
Sponsored by: Center for AIDS Research
443-287-1035
Thursday Apr 24, 2014
4:00 PM
Attacking the Achilles' Heel of Bacterial Gene Expression
Kenneth Keiler
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, The Pennsylvania State University
Mudd Hall Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-7330
Friday Apr 25, 2014
10:00 AM
Computational analysis of sequencing data
Ben Langmead, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Whiting School of Engineering at Johns Hopkins University
Cancer Research Building II, Room 111
Sponsored by: Center for Computational Genomics
7-7341
Monday Apr 28, 2014
8:30 AM
A novel approach to infratemporal and parapharyngeal space pathology
Kofi Boahene, M.D.
Assoc. Prof., Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surg & Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, JHMI
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Pathology Grand Rounds
4-9209 / 443-876-9205
Monday Apr 28, 2014
2:35 PM
Seizure dynamics across spatial and temporal scales
Mark Kramer, PhD,
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, Boston University
110 Clark Hall, Homewood, with VTC to Traylor 709, Medicine Campus
Sponsored by: Biomedical Engineering
410-955-3132
Tuesday Apr 29, 2014
7:30 AM
Posterior fossa imaging: pattern recognition in selected malformations and pediatric degenerative disorders
Eugen Boltshauser, MD
Professor of Pediatric Neurology, University Children's Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Rm B-126, Phipps Building
Sponsored by: Pediatric Neuroradiology
410 955 6454
Tuesday Apr 29, 2014
11:30 AM
Genetic Resources Core Symposium Keynote Address: "Transcriptional regulation of breast cancer metastasis by hypoxia-inducible factor 1"
Gregg L. Semenza, M.D., Ph.D.
Armstrong Professor of Medicine, Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Biological Chemistry, and Genetic Med
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Institute of Genetic Medicine
410-917-5180
Tuesday Apr 29, 2014
1:15 PM
Genetic Resources Core Symposium Seminar - "Clinical Validation of Next Generation Sequencing"
James R. Eshleman, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Oncology, Associate Director, Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, JHU
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Institute of Genetic Medicine
410-614-3255
Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
8:00 AM
Joubert Syndrome: retrospect and update
Eugen Boltshauser, MD
Professor of Pediatric Neurology, University Children's Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Eudowood conference room, 2nd floor, Rubenstein Building
Sponsored by: Pediatric Neurology
410 955 6454
Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Discovery of a novel class of beta-secretase (BACE1) inhibitors for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease
Matthew Kennedy, PhD
Director, Neurosciences Early Discovery, Merck Research Laboratories
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
1:30 PM
Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry Departmental Seminar Title: "The Split Personality of O-GlcNAc Transferase"
Suzanne Walker, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology & Immunobiology, Harvard Medical School
Room 701 WBSB
Sponsored by: Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
2:00 PM
IGM Lecture: "Regulatory variants at GWAS loci for complex metabolic traits"
Karen L. Mohlke, PH.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
MountCastle
Sponsored by: Institute of Genetic Medicine
4432879320
Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
3:00 PM
Molecular Tools for Genomic Discovery
Jay Hesselberth, PhD
Asst Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics, U Colorado SOM
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
4-8849
Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
4:00 PM
Mind the Gap: Stigma in Psychiatry
Nao Gamo, PhD and Sarah Ramsay, MD
Schizophrenia Center
Meyer 8 Library
Sponsored by: Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
410-205-6465
Wednesday Apr 30, 2014
4:00 PM
Nonprogressive congenital ataxias: Approach to differential diagnosis and role of additional investigations
Eugen Boltshauser, MD
Professor of Pediatric Neurology, University Children's Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Rm 202 at Kennedy Krieger 801 N. Broadway
Sponsored by: KKI Neurogenetics
443-923-2783
Thursday May 01, 2014
8:30 AM
Update on Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder-From Basic and Clinical Science to Patient Advocacy: A Symposium to Honor the Contributions of E. Fuller Torrey
Various speakers
Various titles
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Stanley Division, Dept. of Pediatrocs
410-614-0004
Thursday May 01, 2014
12:00 PM
Mechanobiology of membrane: from endocytosis to artificial cells
Allen Liu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor a the University of Michigan
1830 East Monument Street, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday May 01, 2014
12:00 PM
Infection-induced autoimmunity in Lyme Disease
Allen Steere, MD
Professor, Harvard Medical School Massachusetts General Hospital
Becton Dickinson W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Department of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday May 01, 2014
12:00 PM
Non-progressive white matter anomalies
Eugen Boltshauser, MD
Professor of Pediatric Neurology, University Children's Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Rm 4172, 4th floor, Zayed Building
Sponsored by: Pediatric Neuroradiology
410 955 6454
Thursday May 01, 2014
1:00 PM
"Color and Art"
Lubert Stryer, MD
Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Wednesday May 07, 2014
1:30 PM
Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry Seminar Title: Coordinated action of the SMC complex, MukBEF, and TopoIV in E. coli chromosome segregation; in vivo biochemistry at single-molecule resolution
David Sharratt, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, UK
West Lecture Hall, WBSB, SOM
Sponsored by: Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Wednesday May 07, 2014
3:00 PM
Schizophrenia Center Monthly Seminar Series: "Advances in Schizophrenia Genomics"
Pamela Sklar, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Psychiatric Genomics, Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, at Mt. Sinai
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Schizophrenia Center/Department of Psychiatry
410.614.5238
Wednesday May 07, 2014
4:00 PM
Novel signaling mechanisms in activity-dependent gene expression: relation to brain disorders
Richard W. Tsien, D.Phil., Druckenmiller Professor of Neuroscience
Chair, Department of Neuroscience and Physiology, Director, NYU Neuroscience Institute
Wood Basic Science Auditorium, School of Medicine, PCTB Bldg.
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, 19th Philip Bard Lecture in Medical Physiology
955-4581
Thursday May 08, 2014
7:30 AM
The 2014 Nicholson J. Eastman Professor's Lecture: Noninvasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT): The Future is Now.
ERROL R. NORWITZ, MD, PHD
Louis E. Phaneuf Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Tufts University School of Medicine
Woodruff Lecture Hall, Phipp 240
Sponsored by: Obstetrics and Gynecology
410-955-8496
Thursday May 08, 2014
9:00 AM
Neurology Grand Rounds at Bayview
Madhav Thambisetty, MD, PhD
Chief, Unit of Clinical and Translational Neuroscience, NIA
Bayview Asthma & Allergy Center Auditorium
Sponsored by: Neurology
410-550-8703
Thursday May 08, 2014
12:00 PM
Live cell super-resolution imaging of DNA break repair
David Sherratt, Ph.D.
Professor at the University of Oxford
1830 East Monument Street, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday May 08, 2014
12:00 PM
Zinc regulation by activated macrophages as host defense mechanism
George S. Deepe, Jr, MD
Professor, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Becton Dickinson W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Department of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday May 08, 2014
1:00 PM
"Hypothalamic control of integrative physiology of immunity"
Tamas L. Horvath, PhD
Depts of Comparative Med, Neurobiology, Ob/Gyn, Yale University
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Friday May 09, 2014
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Erin Goley
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biological Chemistry
WBSB Auditorium
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, BCMB Graduate Program
410-955-4145
Monday May 12, 2014
7:45 AM
2014 Conference on Eating Disorders. Bridging the Gap: Applying Research to Treatment
Various
Various
Thomas B Turner Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
http://www.hopkinscme.edu/CourseDetail.aspx/80031602
Monday May 12, 2014
8:00 AM
Fourth International Conference on Alternatives for Developmental Neurotoxicity Testing (DNT)
multiple speakers
Philadelphia, PA
Sponsored by: CAAT, Dept. of Environmental Health Sciences
410-614-4990
Monday May 12, 2014
12:00 PM
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Pupylation, Proteasomes and Plant Hormones
K. Heran Darwin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, New York University Langone Medical Center
CRBII
Sponsored by: Medicine
28162
Wednesday May 14, 2014
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Regulation of T cells in cardiovascular disease
Andrew Lichtman, MD, PhD
Professor of Pathology, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Dept. of Pathology, Vascular Research Division
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
Friday May 16, 2014
12:15 PM
The 20th Annual B. Frank Polk HIV Research Symposium Tackling HIV Latency: Towards a cure for HIV
Sharon Lewin, FRACP, PhD
Director, Department of Infectious Diseases Alfred Hospital & Monash University Co-Head, Centre for
Sommer Hall E2014 - 615 N. Wolfe Street
Sponsored by: Center for AIDS Research
443-287-1035
Wednesday May 21, 2014
12:00 PM
"Development of Mouse Models to Understand Insulin and Androgen Receptor Interaction In the Setting of Obese Induced Infertility"
Sheng Wu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
955-4581
Wednesday May 21, 2014
4:00 PM
Telling Stories about Science with Carol Greider
Carol Greider, Ph.D.
Daniel Nathans Professor and Director of Molecular Biology and Genetics, IBBS, Johns Hopkins
Wood Basic Science Building Auditorium
Sponsored by: Marketing and Communications
410-614-5105
Thursday May 22, 2014
2:30 PM
School of Medicine Convocation Ceremony
Anthony Fauci, M.D
Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
Sponsored by: School of Medicine
somgraduation@jhmi.edu
Thursday May 29, 2014
12:00 PM
Chromatin Interactors Shape the Skeletal Muscle Epigenome
Vittorio Sartorelli, M.D.
Senior Investigator at NIH
1830 East Monument Street, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Monday Jun 09, 2014
9:00 AM
Berman Institute Bioethics Intensives: Bioethics Summer Courses
http://www.bioethicsinstitute.org/intensives
Deering Hall
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5550
Tuesday Jun 10, 2014
9:00 AM
Berman Institute Bioethics Intensives; Bioethics Summer Courses bioethicsinstitute.org/intensives
http://www.bioethicsinstitute.org/intensives
Deering Hall
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5550
Wednesday Jun 11, 2014
8:30 AM
Schizophrenia Center 3rd Annual Symposium
Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg, M.D., Anthony Grace, Ph.D.,
John H. Krystal, M.D., Sophia Vinogradov, M.D, Nev Jones, Ph.D.
Thomas B. Turner Building
Sponsored by: Schizophrenia Center/Department of Psychiatry
www.hopkinsmedicine.org/schizophrenia_symposium
Wednesday Jun 11, 2014
9:00 AM
Berman Institute Bioethics Intensives; Bioethics Summer Courses bioethicsinstitute.org/intensives
http://www.bioethicsinstitute.org/intensives
Deering Hall
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5550
Wednesday Jun 11, 2014
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Mapping transcriptome space in Parkinson's: from the known world to an expanding universe
Clemens Scherzer, M.D.
Director, Neurogenomics Lab, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
Thursday Jun 12, 2014
9:00 AM
Berman Institute Bioethics Intensives; Bioethics Summer Courses bioethicsinstitute.org/intensives
http://www.bioethicsinstitute.org/intensives
Deering Hall
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5550