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Tuesday Feb 25, 2020
12:00 PM
"A unique mechanism of inactivation gating of the Kv channel family member, Kv7.1"
Bernard Attali, Ph.D.
Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Department of Physiology & Pharmacology, Tel Aviv University
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Tuesday Feb 25, 2020
2:00 PM
Equal Access Seminar: "Professional and personal perspectives on bipolar illness" Reception to follow
Kay Jamison, Ph.D.
Dalio Professor in Mood Disorders, Dept of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins
Chevy Chase Auditorium
Sponsored by: Human Genetic Graduate Program/Department of Genetic Medicine
4109554260
Tuesday Feb 25, 2020
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: Genomic Views of Lymphocyte Activation
John J. O'Shea, M.D.
Scientific Director, NIH, Natl Inst of Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: The Graduate Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Wednesday Feb 26, 2020
3:30 PM
"PPARg: Regulator of genome activity, determinant of cell identity, integrator of metabolism and therapeutic target." Endocrine Grand Rounds
Laszlo Nagy, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine - JHU - Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
West Lecture Hall - Wood Basic Science Building - ground floor
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
4109552130
Thursday Feb 27, 2020
12:00 PM
Dissecting the pathway leading to infectious trypanosomes
Christian Tschudi, Ph.D
Professor of Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health
W1020
Sponsored by: DEPARTMENT OF MOLECULAR MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY
955-3457
Thursday Feb 27, 2020
12:00 PM
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Director's Visiting Professor Lecture Series Presents Judy E. Garber, MD MPH from Harvard Medical School. "Reconsidering cancer genetics after MultiGene Panel Testing"
Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH
Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School Director, Cancer Risk and Prevention Clinic, Harvard
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
4109559702
Thursday Feb 27, 2020
12:00 PM
Mechanisms of Membrane Remodeling in Live Animals Revealed by Intravital Subcellular Microscopy
Roberto Weigert, Ph.D.
Senior Principal Investigator
Bodian Room (2-200) / 1830 E. Monument Street
Sponsored by: Cell Biology / SOM
410-502-6810
Thursday Feb 27, 2020
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Mapping Emotions: Discovering Structure in Mesoscale Electrical Brain Recordings"
Kafui Dzirasa, MD/PhD
Associate Professor, Duke University Medical Center
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Feb 27, 2020
2:00 PM
Initiating a phase I/IIa clinical trial for an autologous iPS cell therapy for macular degeneration: from bench-to-bedside
Kapil Bharti, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator
Tilghman Auditorium of Turner concourse
Sponsored by: Institute for Cell Engineering
Tuesday Mar 03, 2020
1:00 PM
"Mechanisms of KSHV-induced B cell survival and proliferation in primary effusion lymphoma"
Eva Gottwein, Ph.D.
Northwestern University
CRBI CM42
Sponsored by: CANCER PREVENTION AND CONTROL
410-614-0592
Wednesday Mar 04, 2020
11:00 AM
MAKING MOLECULAR PROSTHETICS
Martin D. Burke, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry and Associate Dean of Research at Carle Illinois College of Medicine
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Mar 04, 2020
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Novel understanding of the innate immune pathway in gastrointestinal cancers
Kian H. Lim, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Dept of Medicine, Oncology Div, Washington University SOM
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Wednesday Mar 04, 2020
4:30 PM
The Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquium Series: Trina Schroer, "Dynactin: The Final Frontier"
Trina Schroer, PhD.
Professor, JHU Biology Department
Mudd 100 (Homewood Campus)
Sponsored by: Biology Department, JHU
410-516-7330
Wednesday Mar 04, 2020
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquia Series: Trina Schroer
Trina Schroer, PhD
Department of Biology, JHU
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Wednesday Mar 04, 2020
6:00 PM
Novel Coronavirus COVID-19: Early Insights into Epidemiology and Impact Reservations required; Fee applies
Justin Lessler
Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
W1030/SPH
Sponsored by: MMI/Tropical Medicine Dinner Club
4109553457
Thursday Mar 05, 2020
12:00 PM
How sex and diet influence immune responses against infectious pathogens
Julia Hurwitz, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology Infectious Disease Department,
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, W1020
Sponsored by: DEPARTMENT OF MOLECULAR MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY
410-955-3457
Thursday Mar 05, 2020
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series: Jeremy Kay, 'How to build a neural circuit: RNA isoform diversity and cell-cell recognition in the developing visual system'
Jeremy Kay, PhD.
Assistant Professor of Neurobiology and Ophthalmology, Duke University School of Medicine
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Monday Mar 09, 2020
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds presents: Global Causes of Child Deaths: Current Estimates and New Sources of Information
Robert Black, M.D.
Director, Institute for International Programs, JHBSPH
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Tuesday Mar 10, 2020
12:00 PM
How to divide a bacterial cell: cytoskeletal control of cell wall metabolism
Erin Goley, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biological Chemistry, JHUSOM
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Mar 11, 2020
11:30 AM
Identification of Autism risk factors: from genes to environment
Christine Ladd-Acosta, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Associate Director of Genomics, Wendy Klag Center
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Genetic Resources Core Facility
4106143255
Wednesday Mar 11, 2020
2:00 PM
Dept of Genetic Medicine Seminar Series: "How do you solve a problem with schizophrenia? Insights from the 3q29 interval"
Jennifer Mulle, PhD
Associate Professor, Dept of Human Genetics, Emory University
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Genetic Medicine
9554260
Wednesday Mar 18, 2020
12:00 PM
What is the role of calcium in polycystic kidney disease?
James P. Calvet, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular BiologyUniversity of Kansas Medical Center
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Wednesday Mar 18, 2020
12:00 PM
Molecular Mechanisms of Cardiac Fibrosis
Jennifer Davis, PhD, MA, BS
Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington School of Medicine
Darner G007
Sponsored by: Institute of CardioScience
410-502-2044
Thursday Mar 19, 2020
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series: Silvia Rouskin, Regulation of splicing by RNA structure
Silvia Rouskin, PhD.
Andria and Paul Heafy Whitehead Fellow, Whitehead Institute at MIT
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Wednesday Mar 25, 2020
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Genetic determinants of growth: Rare syndromes, etiologies and therapeutic opportunities
Julian Martinez-Agosto, MD, PhD, FACMG
Assoc Prof of Human Genetics, Semel Inst for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, David Geffen SOM at UCLA
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
410-614-2275
Thursday Mar 26, 2020
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series: Karen Schindler, 'Understanding the genetic contributions to making a healthy egg'
Karen Schindler, PhD.
Associate Professor, Rutgers University, Deprt. of Genetics
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Monday Mar 30, 2020
3:00 PM
The Sixteenth Cell Biology Discovery Lecture: "Exploring mammalian development and cancer progression with a CRISPR-based molecular 'flight recorder' with a single readout"
Jonathan Weissman, Ph.D.
Professor, The University of California, San Francisco / Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Inst.
Wood Basic Science Auditorium, Ground Floor, WBSB
Sponsored by: Cell Biology / SOM
410-502-6810
Wednesday Apr 01, 2020
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquia Series: Christian Kaiser
Christian Kaiser, PhD
Department of Biology, JHU
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Wednesday Apr 08, 2020
11:00 AM
TBD
Keith D. Robertson, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics at the Mayo Clinic
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Apr 15, 2020
4:00 PM
JHU Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition https://pdco.med.jhmi.edu/3mt/
Johns Hopkins Doctoral Students
Mudd Hall Auditorium (26)
Sponsored by: JHM Professional Development and Career Office
4109559877
Wednesday Apr 22, 2020
11:00 AM
TBD
Leonard Kaczmarek, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology and of Cellular And Molecular Physiology at Yale School of Medicine
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Thursday Apr 23, 2020
4:00 PM
20TH ANNUAL DANIEL NATHANS LECTURE IN THE DEPARTMENT OF MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND GENETICS: "The Mechanism and evolution of DNA replication origin specification in eukaryotic cells"
Bruce Stillman, Ph.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, NY
Wood Basic Science Auditorium, Ground Floor, WBSB, JHU School of Medicine
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
410-955-0397
Wednesday May 06, 2020
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquia Series: Allan Spradling
Allan Spradling, PhD
Dept. of Embryology, Carnegie Institution for Science
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Friday Jun 05, 2020
8:00 AM
11th Annual Cardiovascular Research Retreat
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Institute of CardioScience
4105022044
Monday Jul 13, 2020
9:00 AM
Phenotyping for Functional Genetics Short Course July 13-17, 2020
Cory Brayton, DVM, DACVP, DACLAM
Associate Professor, JHU
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Molecular & Comparative Pathobiology
7-2953