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Thursday Oct 02, 2014
12:00 PM
Warping disease space to improve recovery from infections
David Schneider, PhD
Associate Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine
W1020 Becton Dickinson/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Departments of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Oct 02, 2014
12:00 PM
Spatially-resolved proteomic mapping of living cells using engineered peroxidase reporters.
Alice Ting, Ph.D.
Professor at MIT
1830 East Monument Street, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Oct 02, 2014
12:00 PM
LunchLearnLink Title: Lung Cancer Screening: Opportunities and Challenges
Elliot K. Fishman, MD
Professor of Radiology, Oncology and Surgery Director, Diagnostic Imaging and Body CT, JHSOM
School of Public Health - Sommer Hall (W1214)
Sponsored by: Environmental Health Sciences
443-287-2905
Thursday Oct 02, 2014
1:00 PM
"Retinal output channels: Diversity of ganglion cells and ganglion-cell photoreceptors"
David Berson, PhD
Fox Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences and Professor of Neuroscience, Brown University
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Monday Oct 06, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure Presents Dr. Fred Bunz "DNA Damage"
Fred Bunz, M.D. Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer
410 955 9702
Monday Oct 06, 2014
8:30 AM
Rapid Diagnosis of Fungal Infections: How Can the Clinical Mycology Lab Work for You?
Sean Zhang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Section Director, Mycology; Dept. of Pathology, Div. of Microbiology, JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Pathology Grand Rounds
4-9209 / 443-876-9205
Tuesday Oct 07, 2014
8:30 AM
Regenerative Medicine and Tissue Engineering Symposium Key Note Speakers: Dr. Irving Weissman Dr. Arnold Caplan
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: ICE & TTEC
4106143359
Tuesday Oct 07, 2014
12:00 PM
Brain Networks Involved in Strong Experiences with Music
Frederick Barrett, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Behavioral Pharmacology Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
4106144728
Tuesday Oct 07, 2014
4:00 PM
Gene Regulatory Networks Regulating Lymphocyte Activation and Memory
Harinder Singh, Ph.D.
Professor, University of Cincinnati Department of Pediatrics and Director, Division of Immunobiolog
West Lecture Hall (PCTB)
Sponsored by: Immunology Training Program
410-955-2709
Wednesday Oct 08, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure Presents Dr. Leisha Emens, M.D., Ph.D. "How cancer makes people sick"
Leisha Emens, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Oncology Cancer Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Oct 08, 2014
12:00 PM
Oncology Translational Research Conference presents Dr. Angela Brodie "Galeterone, a new treatment for prostate cancer"
Angela M. Hartley Brodie, Ph.D.
Professor, Dept of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, University of Maryland SOM
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehenesive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Oct 08, 2014
12:00 PM
Understanding Secondhand Smoke Exposure in Spain through Research and Evaluation
Maria Jose Lopez, PhD
Public Health Researcher
W1214 Sheldon Hall, BSPH
Sponsored by: Inst for Global Tobacco Control
2-6956
Thursday Oct 09, 2014
12:00 PM
Membrane fusion mediated by viral and developmental fusogens
Leonid Chernomordik, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator at NIH
1830 East Monument Street, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Oct 09, 2014
12:00 PM
Interplay between sex hormones, mucosal immunology and susceptibility to HIV infection in the female reproductive tract
Charles Wira, PhD
Professor, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Departments of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Oct 09, 2014
12:00 PM
Dean's Research Integrity Lecture series: "Research Integrity, the Importance of Data Acquisition and Management"
Scott L. Zeger, Ph.D.
Professor of Biostatistics, Vice Provost for Research, Director of the Hopkins inHealth Initiative
Wood Basic Science Building Auditorium, and simulcast to Carroll Auditorium, Bayview
Sponsored by: Division of Research Integrity, Office of Policy Coordination
410-516-4656
Thursday Oct 09, 2014
12:00 PM
Resolving post-LDL cholesterol transport in cells by imaging
Elina Ikonen, M.D., Ph.D.
Academy Professor, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Helsinki, Finland
Koch Cancer Research Building, CRB2, Rm 4M42
Sponsored by: Radiation Oncology and Molecular Radiation Sciences
410-502-9748
Thursday Oct 09, 2014
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Adaptive and Pathological Inhibition of Neuroplasticity Associated with Circadian Rhythms and Sleep"
H. Craig Heller, PhD
Lorry Lokey Business Wire Professor of Biology and Human Biology, Stanford University
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Saturday Oct 11, 2014
9:00 AM
Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture 2014 Website: http://ictr.johnshopkins.edu/lecture
Dorothy Robert
Professor of Law and Sociology, University of Pennsylvania
Turner Auditorium
Sponsored by: ICTR
443-287-4287
Tuesday Oct 14, 2014
12:00 PM
Glutamatergic Circuit Plasticity in Stress-Related Disorders
Scott J. Russo, PhD
Associate Professor, Neuroscience Department, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
4106144728
Tuesday Oct 14, 2014
12:00 PM
"Bacterial effectors exploit host cell machinery to accurately target their biochemical activities"
Matthias Machner, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health, Cell Biology and Metabolism Program
612 Physiology
Sponsored by: Department of Biological Chemistry
5-3453
Tuesday Oct 14, 2014
12:00 PM
"New enteroid information from Utrecht: enteroids and secretion"
Hugo de Jonge, PhD
Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Erasmus University, The Netherlands
203/Physiology
Sponsored by: GI Core Center/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
410-955-9675
Wednesday Oct 15, 2014
Oncology Translational Research Conference presents Dr. Evan Lipson "Melanoma GVAX: A Phase I trial of a GM-CSF secreting allogeneic whole-cell vaccine"
Evan J. Lipson, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Medical Oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Oct 15, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure Presents Dr. Leisha Emens "Immunotherapy"
Leisha Emens, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Oncology Cancer Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Oct 15, 2014
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Tumor DNA as a cancer biomarker
Kenneth Kinzler, Ph.D.
Professor of Oncology; Director, Ludwig Center at Johns Hopkins University
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology
nstocker@jhmi.edu
Wednesday Oct 15, 2014
12:00 PM
Probing Calcium Pump Structure Changes With FRET and Molecular Dynamics
Seth L. Robia, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell and Molecular Physiology, Stritch SOM, Loyola University Chicago
Physiology 203, SOM
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology Wednesday Seminar Series
955-4581
Wednesday Oct 15, 2014
12:00 PM
Probing Calcium Pump Structure Changes With FRET and Molecular Dynamics
Seth L. Robia, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Cell and Molecular Physiology, Loyola University Chicago
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology Wednesday Seminar Series
955-4581
Wednesday Oct 15, 2014
4:00 PM
Telling Stories about Science
Randy Olson, Ph.D.
Scientist turned filmmaker and author of Don't Be Such a Scientist
Wood Basic Sciences Auditorium
Sponsored by: JHM Marketing & Communications
443-287-8576
Thursday Oct 16, 2014
12:00 PM
Ubiquitylation and Pathogene Colonization of Disease Vectors
Joao H.F. Pedra, PhD
Assistant Professor; University of Maryland School of Medicine
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Department of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Oct 16, 2014
1:00 PM
"Odorants, Receptors and Circuits for Olfactory Behavior Modification"
Anandasankar Ray, PhD
Assoc Professor & Director of the Center For Disease Vector Research, Entomology Dept, UC Riverside
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Monday Oct 20, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure Presents - Dr. Phuoc Tran "Principles of Radiotherapy"
Phuoc T. Tran, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Tuesday Oct 21, 2014
12:00 PM
"Claudins/tight junctions"
Christina Van Itallie, PhD
NIH/NHLBI
203/Physiology
Sponsored by: GI Core Center/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
410-955-9675
Tuesday Oct 21, 2014
12:00 PM
Circadian Rhythm Disruption and Perinatal Mood Disorders: Why Sleeping Like a Baby isn't Good for New Mothers
Katherine Sharkey, MD, PhD, FAASM
Assistant Professor, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Departments of Medicine & Psychiatry
Meyer 1-191
Sponsored by: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
4106144728
Wednesday Oct 22, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure Presents - Dr. Nita Ahuja "Principles of Surgical Oncology"
Nita Ahuja, M.D.
Associate Professor, Surgical Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Oct 22, 2014
12:00 PM
Systems Genetics approaches to understand tuberculosis pathogenesis
Christopher Sassetti, PhD
Associate Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Room 111, CRB 2
Sponsored by: Medicine
28162
Wednesday Oct 22, 2014
12:00 PM
"Manipulating the many (inter)faces of tropomyosin, in vivo"
Anthony Cammarato, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, DOM Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University
Physiology Library, Physiology 203, SOM
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
955-4581
Wednesday Oct 22, 2014
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Next generation technologies for dissecting immune responses
H. Benjamin Larman, Ph.D.
Instructor, Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology
nstocker@jhmi.edu
Thursday Oct 23, 2014
12:00 PM
Complex effector, regulatory and MAIT T cell immunity to S. Typhi in humans following vaccination or challenge with wild-type organisms
Marcelo B. Sztein, PhD
Professor & Associate Director/University of Maryland
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Department of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Oct 23, 2014
1:00 PM
"Acute Estrogen Modulation of Synapses in the Hippocampus: Implications for Epilepsy"
Catherine S. Woolley, PhD
Department of Neurobiology, Northwestern University
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Monday Oct 27, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure Presents - Dr. Nilo Azad "Principles of Direct Development"
Nilofer Azad, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Oncology GI Cancer
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Tuesday Oct 28, 2014
12:00 PM
Lipidomics
Norman Haughey, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, JHUSOM
203/Physiology
Sponsored by: GI Core Center/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
410-955-9675
Wednesday Oct 29, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure Presents - Dr. Michelle Rudek-Renaut "Cancer and Cytotoxic Chemotherapy"
Michelle Rudek-Renaut, Ph.D., Pharm.D.
Oncology Chemical Therapeutics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Oct 29, 2014
12:00 PM
What does the nose tell the brain?
Minghong Ma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neuroscience, University of Pennyslvania
Physiology 203, SOM
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology Wednesday Seminar Series
955-4581
Wednesday Oct 29, 2014
12:00 PM
What does the nose tell the brain?
Minghong Ma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology Wednesday Seminar Series
955-4581
Thursday Oct 30, 2014
9:00 AM
8th Annual Young Investigators Symposium on Genomics and Biostatistics http://genomics.jhu.edu/symposium.html
various Hopkins and visting speakers
Sponsored by: Center for Computational Genomics
7-7341
Thursday Oct 30, 2014
12:00 PM
The dengue human infection model for vaccine development
Anna P. Durbin, MD
Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
443-287-4853
Thursday Oct 30, 2014
1:00 PM
"Lifestyle Choices to Protect the Aging Brain - Preserving Apoe Expression and Reversing Neurovascular Decline"
Gareth Howell, PhD
Assistant Professor, The Jackson Laboratory
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Friday Oct 31, 2014
2:00 PM
Human Genetics Thesis Seminar: "Towards the genesis of cell type specific regulatory catalogs and their vocabularies"
Xylena Reed
Darner Conference Room
Sponsored by: Human Genetics Graduate Program/Institute of Genetic Medicine
955-4260
Monday Nov 03, 2014
8:00 AM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure Presents Dr. Skip Grossman "Bench to bedside: The Importance of Clinical Trial"
Stuart A. Grossman, M.D.
Professor, Brain Cancer, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Tuesday Nov 04, 2014
12:00 PM
"Using human pluripotent stem cell-derived tissue to model GI development and disease"
James Well, PhD, Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center
Director, Basic Research, Div. of Endocrinology; Professor, Department of Pediatrics
203/Physiology
Sponsored by: GI Core Center/Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
410-955-9675
Tuesday Nov 04, 2014
3:30 PM
Deans Research Integrity Lecture series: "Research Integrity, the Importance of Mentor/Mentee Relationships"
Jennifer Haythornthwaite, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Asthma & Allergy Auditorium at Bayview, and simulcast to Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Division of Research Integrity, Office of Policy Coordination
410-516-4656