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Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
11:00 AM
Development of new anti-mycobacterial drugs and regimens: Lost in translation?
Eric Nuermberger, M.D.
Professor of Medicine and International Health at Johns Hopkins University
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
12:00 PM
Oncology Translational Research Conference featuring Dr. Victor Velculescu, M.D., Ph.D. "Early Detection and Characterization of Human Cancer Using Noninvasive Liquid Biopsies"
Victor Velculescu, M.D., Ph.D.
Co-Director of the Cancer Biology Program and Professor of Cancer Biology at JHU
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
410 955 9702
Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
12:00 PM
"Genetic Mechanism in Polycystic Kidney Disease"
Peter C. Harris, Ph.D.
Professor, Mayo Clinic
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Modulation of the tumor microenvironment by Kaposi Sarcoma-associated herpesvirus
Dirk Dittmer, PhD
Professor, Microbiology & Immnunology Dept, Univ of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Darner G07
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
4-2275
Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
1:30 PM
Fundamentals of Cancer Cause to Cure featuring Amy Dezern, MD, MHS "Presentation and Management of MDS/AML"
Amy E. DeZern, M.D., MHS
Associate Professor, Hematologic Malignancies at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
1:30 PM
"Molecular structure and biological context captured by the autoimmune response neutralize somatic time"
Antony Rosen, M.D.
Prof. of Med., Cell Biology and Pathology, Prof. and Director of Rheumatology, Vice Dean of Research
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science Building
Sponsored by: Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
3:30 PM
"Which Comes First, Overeating or Obesity?" Endocrine Grand Rounds
David Ludwig, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine & School of Public Health - Harvard Medical School
West Lecture Hall - Wood Basic Science Building - ground floor
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins - Division Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
4109552130
Thursday Jan 23, 2020
11:00 AM
"Visualize and manipulate single molecules in live cells"
Bin Wu, Ph.D. (Host: Carl Wu, Ph.D.)
Assistant Professor, Department of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry,JHU School of Medicine
Mountcastle Auditorium, 1st Floor PCTB (Preclinical Teaching Building)
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics Semninar Series
410-955-0397
Thursday Jan 23, 2020
12:00 PM
"Novel insights into compartmentalized glycogen dynamics from lung cancer and epilepsy"
Matthew Gentry, Ph.D.
University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Professor, Director, Lafora Epilepsy Cure Initiative
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Thursday Jan 23, 2020
12:00 PM
Mitochondrial dynamics in intact tissues using intravital microscopy
Natalie Porat-Shliom, Ph.D.
Earl Stadtman Investigator, NCI/NIH
Bodian Room (2-200) / 1830 E. Monument Street
Sponsored by: Cell Biology / SOM
4105026810
Thursday Jan 23, 2020
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Epigenetic Regulations of Forebrain Neuron Diversity and Circuit Assembly"
Corey Harwell, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
4106144046
Thursday Jan 23, 2020
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series: Jeff Coller- Control of mRNA stability by the genetic code
Jeff Coller, PhD
The Henry Wilson Payne Professor & Director of the Center for RNA Science and Therapeutics
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Monday Jan 27, 2020
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds Presents: TBA
Angelo De Marzo, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pathology and Oncology, JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Tuesday Jan 28, 2020
12:00 PM
"Connections between mRNP composition and mRNA fate"
Guramrit Singh, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics, Center for RNA Biology, The Ohio State Unive
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Jan 29, 2020
12:00 PM
MYC: Clocking in Cancer Metabolism
Chi Van Dang, MD, PhD
Professor, The Wistar Institute, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research
W1214, 615 N. Wolfe Street
Sponsored by: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
410-955-3671
Thursday Jan 30, 2020
12:00 PM
Bacillus Probiotics to Control MRSA?
Michael Otto, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Bacteriology NIAID
W1020 (Becton Dickinson)
Sponsored by: Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
4109553457
Thursday Jan 30, 2020
12:00 PM
Looking to the future: Assembly and regulation of germline RNA granules
Elizabeth Gavis, Ph.D.
Professor, Princeton University
Bodian Room (2-200) / 1830 E. Monument Street
Sponsored by: Cell Biology / SOM
410-502-6810
Thursday Jan 30, 2020
2:00 PM
Hypoxia-Inducible Factors Promote Breast Cancer Stem Cell and Immune Evasion Phenotypes
Gregg L. Semenza, M.D., Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins University
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Ins for Cell Engineering
43359
Thursday Jan 30, 2020
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series: GIGYF2 and 4EHP Inhibit Translation Initiation of Defective Messenger RNAs to Assist Ribosome-Associated Quality Control
Kamena Kostova, PhD.
Staff Associate, Carneige Institution for Science, Department of Embryology
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Biology Department, JHU
410-516-7330
Tuesday Feb 04, 2020
10:30 AM
Solving Nonlinear Ambiguous Multivariate Input-Output (Causal-Effect) Problems with Information Theory
Simon Wing, PhD
Principal Professional Staff Physicist, Applied Physics Laboratory
Levering Great Hall (Homewood)
Sponsored by: Institute for Computational Medicine
410-516-4116
Wednesday Feb 05, 2020
11:00 AM
Of tau, mRNA translation, and other demons: translational dysregulation in tauopathies
Joe Abisambra, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neuroscience at the University of Florida
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Feb 05, 2020
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Advances in MALDI imaging mass spectrometry: Molecular microscopy in the new age of biology and medicine
Richard Caprioli, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
4-2275
Wednesday Feb 05, 2020
12:00 PM
"Using Drosophila to understand mechanisms of Down syndrome"
Bing Ye, Ph.D.
Burton L. Baker Professor of Life Sciences, University of Michigan
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Wednesday Feb 05, 2020
3:30 PM
"Pancreatic beta-cell adaptation during pregnancy" Endocrine Grand Rounds
Ronadip Banerjee, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor - University of Birmingham
West Lecture Hall - Wood Basic Science Building - ground floor
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
4109552130
Wednesday Feb 05, 2020
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquium Series- Yumi Kim, "Molecular control of meiotic chromosome dynamics"
Yumi Kim, PhD
Assistant Professor, JHU Biology Department
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Wednesday Feb 05, 2020
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquia Series: Yumi Kim
Yumi Kim, PhD
Department of Biology, JHU
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Department of Biology, JHU
410-516-7330
Thursday Feb 06, 2020
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Neural Basis of Economic Biases in Rats"
Christine Constantinople, PhD
Assistant Professor, Center for Neural Science, New York University
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
4106144046
Wednesday Feb 12, 2020
3:30 PM
"Neuroendocrine regulation of feeding and energy metabolism" Endocrine Grand Rounds
Rexford Ahima, 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
Wednesday Feb 19, 2020
11:00 AM
Metformin's effects on mitochondrial respiration
Ling He, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor in Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Feb 19, 2020
12:00 PM
"New mechanisms to control distal nephron transport by dietary K+ and Cl- (tentative)"
Oleh Pochynyuk, Ph.D., FAHA
Associate Professor, University of Texas
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Wednesday Feb 19, 2020
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Dormant, autoreactive T cells: How many are there in healthy mice?
Leszek Ignatowicz, PhD
Professor, Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Georgia State University
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
4-2275
Wednesday Feb 19, 2020
12:00 PM
miR-200 Family: A New Player in Cardiovascular Diseases
Maurizio C. Capogrossi, MD
Clinical Associate, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Johns Hopkins University
Tilghman Auditorium
Sponsored by: Institute of CardioScience
410-502-2044
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
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
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
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 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 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 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