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Wednesday Mar 20, 2019
11:00 AM
Novel STING Agonists: Activating the Innate Immune System to Fight Cancer
Benjamin Wesley Trotter, Ph.D.
Director of Medicinal Chemistry, Merck Research Laboratories
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Mar 20, 2019
12:00 PM
Oncology Translational Research Conference featuring Alison Klein, Ph.D. "Inherited Risk Pancreatic Cancer: From Genomes to Patient Care"
Alison Klein, Ph.D.
Professor, Cancer Immunology and GI Clinical Research, JHMI
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Wednesday Mar 20, 2019
4:00 PM
Molecular Subtypes of Bladder Cancer
David J. McConkey, PhD
Director, Johns Hopkins Greenberg Bladder Cancer Institute, Professor of Urology, Johns Hopkins SOM
Feinstone Hall (E2030) | Wolfe St. Bldg
Sponsored by: School of Public Health
443-287-2905
Thursday Mar 21, 2019
11:00 AM
Multi-parametric Photoacoustic Microscopy: Auscultation of Hemodynamics and Energy Metabolism at the Microscopic Level
Song Hu, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor; University of Virginia
Smith Bldg Atrium
Sponsored by: Ophthalmology
Thursday Mar 21, 2019
1:00 PM
Unraveling the Pathogenesis of Cavitary Tuberculosis
Elizabeth Ihms
PhD Candidate JHMI
Owens Auditorium CRB I
Sponsored by: Cellular and Molecular Medicine Graduate Program
410-614-3640
Thursday Mar 21, 2019
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Principles of Long-range Connectivity in Cortical Communication"
Soohyun Lee, PhD
Principle Investigator, National Institutes of Health, NIMH
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Dept of Neuroscience
4106144046
Monday Mar 25, 2019
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds presents: PD-L1 in Cardiac Inflammation and Transplant Rejection
Daniela Ciháková, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology, Division of Immunology, JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Mar 25, 2019
12:00 PM
Hematology Grand Rounds: "High Mobility Group A1 (HMGA1) Chromatin Regulators: Revving Up Inflammation & Developmental Networks to Drive Tumor Progression"
Linda Resar, MD
Professor of Medicine, Oncology, Pathology & Institute for Cellular Engineering
Weinberg Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Medicine/Division of Hematology
410-614-0167
Monday Mar 25, 2019
1:00 PM
The role of axon guidance signaling in the tumor microenvironment of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
Noelle Jurcak
PhD candidate/JHMI
CRB I Room 3M42
Sponsored by: Cellular and Molecular Medicine Gradaute Program
410-614-3640
Monday Mar 25, 2019
3:00 PM
Dual FLT3 and BET Inhibition Confers Potential Synergistic Cytotoxicity in Relapsed/Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Lauren Lee
PhD candidate/JHMI
CRB II Room 111
Sponsored by: Cellular and Molecular Medicine Graduate Program
410-614-3640
Tuesday Mar 26, 2019
12:00 PM
"The Long & Short of Non-Coding RNAs in Gene Regulation & Animal Lifespan"
Amy Pasquinelli, Ph.D.
Professor, Molecular Biology, University of California San Diego
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday Mar 26, 2019
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: Generating Long-Lived Antibody Responses: Lessons from HPV Vaccines
John Schiller, Ph.D.
NIH Distinguished Investigator, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: The Graduate Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Wednesday Mar 27, 2019
12:00 PM
"How bariatric surgery and environmental temperature influence the bone marrow niche."
Ormond A. MacDougald, Ph.D.
Prof. of Physiology, Dept. of Molecular & Integrative Physiology, Univ. of Michigan Medical School
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series (Host: Natasha Kralli, Ph.D.)
410-955-4581
Wednesday Mar 27, 2019
12:00 PM
The Intersection of Nutrition and Infection at the Host-Pathogen Interface
Eric Skaar, Ph.D., MPH
Ernest W. Goodpasture Professor of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology - Vanderbilt University
Cancer Research Building 2 - Room 111
Sponsored by: Center for Infection and Inflammation Imaging Research (Ci3R)
410-614-3051
Wednesday Mar 27, 2019
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Viral and cellular determinants of KSHV-induced cellular transformation
Shou-Jiang Gao, PhD
Prof, Microbiol & Molecular Genetics; Dir, UPMC Cancer Virology Prog, Univ of Pittsburgh Medical Ctr
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Wednesday Mar 27, 2019
2:00 PM
IGM Seminar Series: "From germline genetics to function: Making sense of genomewide association studies for melanoma risk"
Kevin Brown, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Division of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics, National Cancer Institute
Darner Conference Room
Sponsored by: Genetic Medicine
54260
Wednesday Mar 27, 2019
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series- Experiencing the world with small brains: sensory coding principles in Drosophila larvae
Simon Sprecher
Department of Biology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Homewood Campus, Mudd Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
4105164693
Thursday Mar 28, 2019
12:00 PM
New strategies for malaria elimination
Elizabeth Winzeler, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics, Director of Translational Research, UC Health Sciences Center for Immunolog
W1020 (Becton Dickinson)
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
4109553457
Thursday Mar 28, 2019
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series- Cellular and Molecular Dynamics Shaping the Vertebrate Eye
Kristen Kwan
Department of Human Genetics
Homewood Campus, Mudd Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
4105164693
Monday Apr 01, 2019
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds presents: Sexually transmitted Infections. Epidemiologic trends and aerodigestive manifestations
Lysandra Voltaggio, M.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Apr 01, 2019
12:00 PM
Investigating the genetic basis of inherited ocular dystrophies and beyond
S. Amer Riazuddin, PhD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, The Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
W5030, 615 N. Wolfe Street
Sponsored by: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
410-955-3671
Tuesday Apr 02, 2019
11:00 AM
ICM Seminar: Dr. Mona Singh, Princeton University, "Interaction-Based Methods to Uncover Cancer Genes"
Mona Singh, PhD
Professor, Princeton University
Clark 110 VTC to Traylor 709
Sponsored by: Institute for Computational Medicine
410-516-4116
Tuesday Apr 02, 2019
12:00 PM
Insights into Immunity and Cancer from Disease-Associate Signaling Scaffold Mutations"
Joel L. Pomerantz, Ph.D.
JHUSOM, Associate Professor, Biological Chemistry, ICE, Director, Graduate Program in Immunology
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Apr 03, 2019
12:15 PM
Genetics Research Day: "From genetic discovery to disease-specific mechanisms: What next?"
Judy H Cho, M.D.
Professor of Genetics, Icahn School of Medcine at Mount Sinai
Sommer Hall (E2014), SPH
Sponsored by: Maryland Genetics, Epidemiology & Medicine Program
9554260
Wednesday Apr 03, 2019
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquia Series: Robert Johnston
Dr. Robert Johnston
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, JHU
Homewood Campus, Mudd 100
Sponsored by: Department of Biology
410-516-7330
Thursday Apr 04, 2019
12:00 PM
Autoantibodies in the rheumatic diseases: Markers of the primordial landmass?
Antony Rosen, MB ChB, BSc(Hons)
Vice Dean for Research, Pathology Director, Mary Betty Stevens Professor of Medicine, JHU-SOM
1830 Building, Suite 2-200 (Bodian Conference Room)
Sponsored by: Cell Biology Department
410-502-7827
Thursday Apr 04, 2019
12:00 PM
Cryptosporidium? Think intestinal malaria
Boris Striepen, PhD
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, Dept of Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Med, Univ of PA
W1020 (Becton Dickinson)
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
4109553457
Thursday Apr 04, 2019
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Feeling the Heat: Thermosensation and Thermosensory Behavioral Plasticity in C. Elegans"
Piali Sengupta, PhD
Professor, Department of Biology, Brandeis University
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Thursday Apr 04, 2019
4:00 PM
19TH ANNUAL DANIEL NATHANS, M.D. LECTURE IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY AND GENETICS: Genetics of Inherited Breast and Ovarian Cancer: From Gene Discovery to Precision Medicine and Public Health
Mary-Claire King, Ph.D. (Host: Carol Greider, Ph.D.)
University of Washington
Ground Floor, Wood Basic Science Auditorium, WBSB, JHU School of Medicine
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
4109550397
Thursday Apr 04, 2019
4:30 PM
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center Director's Visiting Professor Lecture Series presents Steven Gallinger, M.Sc., M.D., FRSC, Topic: Genetics of Colon Cancer or Pancreatic Cancer
Steven Gallinger, M.Sc., M.D., FRSC
Clinician Scientist, Surgical Oncologist, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto Ontario
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
4109559702
Thursday Apr 04, 2019
4:30 PM
Oncology Director's Visiting Professor Lecture Series 2018-2019 featuring Steven Gallinger, MD, MSc, FRCSC, "Translational Pancreas Cancer Genomics: I Really Think We're Getting Somewhere!"
Steven Gallinger, MD, MSc, FRCSC
Professor of Surgery, University of Toronto, Head of HPB Surgical Oncology Program, Sinai Health
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Monday Apr 08, 2019
8:30 AM
The 5th Annual Fred and Janet Sanfilippo Visiting Professorship Lecture/Pathology Grand Rounds presents: A Path from Computational Pathology to Precision Medicine
Jeffrey Alan Golden, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Dept.of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Apr 08, 2019
12:00 PM
Gene Identification to Gene Therapy: Development of the First Broad Spectrum Therapy for Inherited Retinal Disease
Dr. Neena Haider, PhD
Associate Professor, Schepens Eye Research Institute/Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Harvard University
Smith Building, Atrium
Sponsored by: The Wilmer Science Seminar Series
410-614-9888
Tuesday Apr 09, 2019
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: Genetic variants that influence HIV disease and why they do so
Mary Carrington, Ph.D.
Senior Principle Investigator, Cancer and Inflammation Program, Frederick National Laboratory
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science Building (WBSB)
Sponsored by: The Graduate Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Wednesday Apr 10, 2019
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Immunotherapy modeling molecular interaction and recognition of MHC/peptide/TCR complexes
Ruhong Zhou, PhD
Head, Soft Matter Science, IBM TJ Watson Research Building
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Thursday Apr 11, 2019
4:30 PM
2nd Annual Albert H. Owens Jr. Visiting Professor Lecture presents Jennifer J. Griggs, M.D., MPH from University of Michigan School of Public Health Topic: Disparities Research
Jennifer J. Griggs, M.D., MPH
Professor, Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
4109559702
Friday Apr 12, 2019
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Seth Blackshaw, PhD
Professor, Neuroscience
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
4109554145
Wednesday Apr 17, 2019
11:00 AM
Location, Location, Location: Compartmentalized NAD+ Biosynthesis and the Regulation of PARPs in the Nucleus and Cytoplasm
William Lee Kraus, Ph.D.
Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology/Pharmacology, UT Southwestern Medical Center
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Apr 17, 2019
12:00 PM
Institute of CardioScience Basic Seminar Series: "Heme redox regulation: basic mechanisms and roles in cardiovascular health and disease"
Adam Straub, PhD Associate Professor
Dept. of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology. Director for Microvascular Research
Talbot Library: Traylor 709
Sponsored by: Cardiology
410-955-2776
Wednesday Apr 17, 2019
12:03 PM
Institute of CardioScience Basic Seminar Series "Heme redox regulation: basic mechanisms and roles in cardiovascular health and disease
Adam Staub, PhD, Associate Professor
Dept of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology. Director of Microvascular Research
Talbot Library: Traylor 709
Sponsored by: Cardiology
410-955-2776
Wednesday Apr 17, 2019
2:00 PM
Human Genetics Thesis Seminar: "Targeting fibrosis: Therapeutic and pathogenic epigenetic modulation of a novel TGFb2 enhancer in systemic sclerosis"
Joseph Shin
Darner Conference Room
Sponsored by: Human Genetics Graduate Program/Institute of Genetic Medicine
955-4260
Wednesday Apr 17, 2019
2:00 PM
JHU Three Minute Thesis Competition
JHU doctoral student finalists
Johns Hopkins University
Mountcastle Auditorium, Pre-Clinical Teaching Building
Sponsored by: JHM Professional Development and Career Office
410-955-9877
Thursday Apr 18, 2019
12:00 PM
A New Form of Epithelial Motility -- Vertex Sliding
Todd Blankenship, Ph.D.
Associate Professor/Director, Molecular and Cellular Biophysics Program, University of Denver
1830 Building, Suite 2-200 (Bodian Conference Room)
Sponsored by: Cell Biology Department
410-502-7827
Thursday Apr 18, 2019
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Atypical Opsins in the Regulation of Development and Homeostasis"
Richard A. Lang, PhD
Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Cincinnati Chidren's Hospital Medical Center
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
4106144046
Tuesday Apr 23, 2019
2:00 PM
The 13th Albert Lehninger Lecture - "Mitochondrial Behavior"
Jodi Nunnari, Ph.D.
Distinguished Prof. & Chair, Dept of Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of California Davis
The Wood Basic Science Auditorium
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Apr 24, 2019
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Multiple facets of the molecular mimicry hypothesis in the causation of autoimmune diseases
Jay Reddy, MVSc, PhD
Professor of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Science, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Thursday Apr 25, 2019
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Deconstructing Midbrain and Preoptic Circuits that Regulate Social Motivation"
Jenna McHenry, PhD
Assistant Professor, Departments of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Tuesday Apr 30, 2019
11:00 AM
Applying Cardiac Modelling to Study Drugs, Devices and Diagnosis
Steven Niederer, DPhil
Lecturer & Research Fellow, Kings College London
Clark 110, VTC to Talbot Library
Sponsored by: Institute for Computational Medicine
Tuesday Apr 30, 2019
12:00 PM
"Creating new tools to probe and manipulate cells with fluorescence and bioluminescence"
Nathan C. Shaner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Neurosciences, University of California San Diego
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday May 01, 2019
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquia Series: John Kim
Dr. John Kim
Associate Professor, Department of Biology, JHU
Homewood Campus, Mudd 100
Sponsored by: Department of Biology
410-516-7330