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Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Individualized health through in-depth individualized research: the modern revival of the Oslerian approach
Srinivasan Yegnasubramanian, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Oncology, GU Malignancies Division, JHU SOM
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
1:30 PM
Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry Departmental Seminar Title: TBD
John Kuriyan, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley
West Lecture Hall, WBSB, SOM
Sponsored by: Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
3:00 PM
Base excision DNA repair in disease risk and as a therapeutic target
David M. Wilson III, PhD
Senior Investigator, National Institute on Aging, IRP, NIH
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
4-8849
Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
4:00 PM
New Approaches to Cancer Prevention and Therapy Fourth Quarter Course Presents Dr. Robert Clarke, Dean of Research and Interim Director of Biomedical Graduate Research at Georgetown University "Modeling Endocrine Resistance in Breast Cancer"
Robert Clarke, Ph.D., D.Sc
Dean for Research Interim Director Biomedical Research Georgetown University
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Apr 16, 2014
4:00 PM
Breaking Cancer's Social Network
Eshel Ben-Jacob, PhD
Professor of Physics, Tel Aviv University The Maguy-Glass Chair in Physics of C
Room 305 - School of Nursing
Sponsored by: JHSPH
4432872905
Thursday Apr 17, 2014
12:00 PM
Pathogenesis of SARS-CoV and MERS-CoV infections
Stanley Perlman, MD, PhD
Professor, University of Iowa
Becton Dickinson W1020/JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology; Department of Infectious Diseases
443-287-4853
Thursday Apr 17, 2014
12:00 PM
Cell-cell adhesion regulation and nuclear signaling by catenins
Cara J. Gottardi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor at Northwestern University
1830 East Monument Street, Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Thursday Apr 17, 2014
1:00 PM
Transcriptional and Epigenetic Mechanisms of Addiction"
Eric J. Nestler, MD, PhD
Dept of Neuroscience, Friedman Brain Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai
West Lecture Hall, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Dept of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Apr 17, 2014
4:00 PM
"Auditory Response Adaptation in Human Cortex"
John C. Middlebrooks, Ph.D.
Professor, Depts of Otolaryngology, Neurobiology & Behavior, Cognitive Sciences, Univ of CA
Darner Conference Room, Turner Concourse
Sponsored by: Center for Hearing and Balance
Thursday Apr 17, 2014
4:00 PM
Regulation of pancreatic islet cell fates
Lori Sussel
Department of Genetics & Development, Columbia University
Mudd Hall Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-7330
Thursday Apr 17, 2014
4:00 PM
37th Annual Young Investigator's Day
Preclinical Teaching Building, The Vernon B. Mountcastle, M.D. Auditorium
Sponsored by: JHU School of Medicine
410-614-7014
Friday Apr 18, 2014
11:00 AM
Special CHB Talk "A cortical substrate for spatial stream segregation"
John C. Middlebrooks, Ph.D.
Depts of Otolaryngology, Neurobiology & Behavior, Cognitive Sciences, Univ. of CA
Rangos 490
Sponsored by: Center for Hearing and Balance
Friday Apr 18, 2014
3:00 PM
In-vivo prediction of tuberculosis cavity formation in a rabbit model
Biran Luna
PhD Candidate/JHU
3M42 CRB Tower 1
Sponsored by: Cellular and Molecular Medicine
410-614-3640
Monday Apr 21, 2014
12:00 PM
Dean's Lecture IV Gut Check:How Dysfunctional Bacterial Community Can Cause Colon Cancer
Cynthia Sears, M.D., Professor of Medicine,Oncology,and Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,Bloomberg School of Public Health
Hurd Hall
Sponsored by: Dean's Office
410-955-3080
Monday Apr 21, 2014
1:30 PM
BME Seminar "Graph Classificatin via Signal Subgroups: Applications in Statistical Connectomics"
Joshua Vogelstein, PhD
Visiting Assistant Research Professor, Dept. of Statistical Science, Duke University
Traylor 709 with VTC to Clark 110, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Biomedical Engineering
410-955-3132
Monday Apr 21, 2014
3:00 PM
Evolution & Regulation of Cell-Cell Adhesion and Epithelial Organization
W. James Nelson, Ph.D.
Professor & Chairman, Molecular & Cellular Physiology, Stanford University School of Medicine
WBSB Auditorium
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-6810
Tuesday Apr 22, 2014
11:00 AM
28th Annual Mood Disorders Symposium: An International Perspective
Various
Various
Thomas B Turner Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
http://www.hopkinscme.edu/CourseDetail.aspx/80030697
Tuesday Apr 22, 2014
1:00 PM
"Rewired Olfaction: probing development and function of the olfactory map"
C. Ron Yu Ph.D.
Associate Investigator, Stowers Institute for Medical Research
490 Rangos
Sponsored by: Center for Sensory Biology/IBBS
410-614-4609
Tuesday Apr 22, 2014
2:00 PM
Inferring Phylogenies in Cancer : Genomics Short Course (3 sessions total) $60 fee www.genomics.jhu.edu
Rumen Kostadinov, Ph.D.
PCTB 517
Sponsored by: Center for Computational Genomics
7-7341
Tuesday Apr 22, 2014
2:00 PM
ICE/ Regenerative Medicine Seminar Series: "Reprogramming fibroblasts towards the neural lineage"
Marius Wernig
Stanford University
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: ICE
4106143359
Tuesday Apr 22, 2014
4:30 PM
The 2014 Thomas Hunt Morgan Lecture presents 'Brave Genius: A Scientist's Journey from the French Resistance to the Nobel Prize.'
Sean Carroll, PhD
Laborartory of Genetics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Mudd Hall Room 26
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Pioneers in Biology
410-516-7330
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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