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Event Date Detail Contact Information
Monday Dec 18, 2017
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds presents: Update on new predictive and prognostic breast cancer biomarkers
Andrea Richardson, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology and Oncology, Community Practice Division, JHUSOM
Hurd Memorial Hall
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Dec 18, 2017
12:00 PM
Protons to patients: Targeting endosomal pH for Alzheimers disease therapy
Hari Prasad
PhD candidate
203 Physiology
Sponsored by: Cellular and Molecular Medicine Graduate Program
410-614-3640
Wednesday Dec 20, 2017
12:00 PM
"Adipose tissues and systemic metabolic homeostasis"
Chong Wee Liew, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept of Physiology & Biophysics, University of Illinois at Chicago
Physiology Research Conference Room, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology
410-955-4581
Wednesday Dec 20, 2017
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Differential IL-17 and T cell responses in innate and adaptive immunity against Staphylococcus aureus skin infection
Lloyd S. Miller, MD, PhD
Vice Chair for Research, Dept of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins University
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
410-614-2275
Wednesday Dec 20, 2017
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Differential IL-17 and T cell responses in innate and adaptive immunity against Staphylococcus aureus skin infection
Lloyd S. Miller, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chair for Research, Dept. of Dermatology
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Thursday Jan 04, 2018
11:00 AM
Using genetics to explore the chemistry and biology of the human microbiome
Chun-Jun Guo, Ph.D. (Host: Dr. Brendan Cormack)
Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University
Rm 517 PCTB (Preclinical Teaching Building), 725 N. Wolfe Street, JHU School of Medicine
Sponsored by: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
410-955-0397
Thursday Jan 04, 2018
12:00 PM
From Dictyostelium To Pancreatic Cancer: Harnessing The Mechanobiome To Identify Targetable Drug Spaces
Alexandra Surcel, Ph.D,
Research Associate Faculty, Johns Hopkins University
1830 Building; Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Monday Jan 08, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Sue Hammoud, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of Michigan Medical School
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Tuesday Jan 09, 2018
12:00 PM
"MicroRNAs: an adaptive mechanism in the pancreatic B-cell and beyond?"
Matthew N. Poy, Ph.D.
Group Leader, Cardiovascular and Metabolism, Max Delbrueck Center for Molecular Medicine
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday Jan 09, 2018
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: Classical Genetics, Non-Classical MHC and Resistance to Infections
Tatyana Golovkina, Ph.D.
Professor, University of Chicago
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: The Graduate Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Wednesday Jan 10, 2018
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Telomere regulation and molecular signatures in diseased muscles
Foteini Mourkioti, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Perelman SOM, Univ of Pennsylvania
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Thursday Jan 11, 2018
12:00 PM
Transforming Chromatin: Oncogenic Histone H3 in Pediatric High-Grade Gliomas
Suzanne J. Baker, Ph.D.
Director, Brain Tumor Research Division, St. Jude Children's Hospital
1830 Building; Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Tuesday Jan 16, 2018
12:00 PM
"Novel roles of "sweet" nutrient chemoreceptors in the regulation of energy metabolism."
George Kyriazis, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Integrative Metabolism Program, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Research Inst.
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Thursday Jan 18, 2018
12:00 PM
Sperm Aster Centration at Fertilization: Pushing or Pulling?
David Burgess, Ph.D.
Professor, Boston College
1830 Building; Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Monday Jan 22, 2018
12:15 PM
Quantitative biology of developmental abnormalities
Stanislav Shvartsman, PhD
Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Jan 22, 2018
2:00 PM
Astroglia Heterogeneity in the Adult Cortex
Sean James Miller
PhD Candidate
271 Rangos Bldg.
Sponsored by: Cellular and Molecular Medicine Graduate Program
410-614-3640
Tuesday Jan 23, 2018
12:00 PM
"And yet They Move: NMR Studies of Allostery in Nonribosomal Peptide Synthetases"
Dominique Frueh, Ph.D.
JHUSOM, Associate Professor, Department of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Jan 24, 2018
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Epithelial ovarian cancer: Non-coding RNAs and epigenetic therapy
Lin Zhang, M.D.
Harry Fields Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
410-614-2275
Thursday Jan 25, 2018
12:00 PM
Imaging The Nanometer-Scale Structure Of Endocytosis With Light And Electron Microscopy.
Justin W. Taraska, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, NIH
1830 Building; Suite 2-200
Sponsored by: Cell Biology
410-502-7827
Monday Jan 29, 2018
12:15 PM
The Self Organizing Cell Division and Carbon Fixation Machinery of Cyanobacteria
Dan Ducat, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Feb 05, 2018
12:15 PM
The Cellular and Molecular Basis for Planarian Regeneration
Peter Reddien, PhD
Principal Investigator, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Feb 07, 2018
11:00 AM
Structure-Activity Relationship Studies for Biopharmaceuticals
Mark Schenerman, Ph.D.
President, CMC Biotech-MAS Consulting
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Thursday Feb 08, 2018
4:30 PM
The 36th David Barap Brin Lecture in Medical Ethics "Meeting Patients' Needs Following Adverse Events: What the Evidence Tells Us" featuring Michelle M. Mello, JD, Ph.D. from Stanford University School of Medicine
Michelle M. Mello, JD, Ph.D.
Professor of Health Research, and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
4109559702
Friday Feb 09, 2018
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Heng Zhu, PhD
Professor, Pharmocology and Molecular Sciences
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
410.955.4145
Monday Feb 12, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Bonnie Bassler, PhD
Principal Investigator, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Tuesday Feb 13, 2018
12:00 PM
"RNP Granules in health and disease"
Roy Parker, Ph.D.
Investigator, HHMI, Cech-Leinwand Endowed Chair of Biochemistry, University of Colorado Boulder
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Feb 14, 2018
11:00 AM
TBD
Marikki Laiho, Ph.D.
Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Monday Feb 26, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Victor Ambros, PhD
Principal Investigator, Program in Molecular Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Feb 28, 2018
11:00 AM
The apple never falls far: paternal morphine exposure causes maladaptive behaviors in male progeny
Mathieu Wimmer, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology, Temple University
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Monday Mar 05, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Eyleen O'Rourke, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, University of Virginia
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Mar 12, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
David Parichy, PhD
Professor, Department of Biology, University of Virginia
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Friday Mar 16, 2018
BCMB Friday Seminar
Seth Margolis, PhD
Assistant Professor, Biological Chemistry
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
410.955.4145
Friday Mar 16, 2018
8:00 AM
2018 Department of Medicine Research Retreat
Robert S. Langer, PhD
David H. Koch Institute Professor, MIT
Turner Auditorium and Concourse
Sponsored by: Department of Medicine
410-955-6642
Monday Mar 19, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Jennifer Doudna, PhD
Principal Investigator, University of California- Berkeley
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Mar 26, 2018
12:00 PM
Why Families Matter
Hilde Lindemann, PhD, MA
Emerita Professor of Philosophy, Michigan State University
Feinstone Hall, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5649
Monday Mar 26, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Arnaud Martin, PhD
Assistant Professor, George Washington University, Department of Biological Sciences
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Mar 28, 2018
11:00 AM
Developing mixed action opioid agonist/antagonists as lower-liability treatments for pain and drug abuse
Jay P. McLaughlin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pharmacodynamics, University of Florida College of Pharmacy
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Monday Apr 02, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
John Yates, PhD
Professor, The Scripps Research Institute, Department of Chemical Physiology
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Apr 09, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Jeanne Lawrence, PhD
Principal Investigator, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Apr 11, 2018
11:00 AM
TBD
Thomas Durand-Reville, Ph.D.
Director of Chemistry, Entasis Therapeutics
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Friday Apr 13, 2018
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Carl Wu, PhD
Professor, Molecular Biology and Genetics
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
410.955.4145
Monday Apr 16, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Carol Greider, PhD
Director of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday Apr 23, 2018
12:00 PM
Challenges of Clinical Research with Critically Ill or Dying Children and Bereaved Families
Kathleen Meert, MD, FCCM
Professor of Pediatrics, Wayne State University
Room 2117, Chevy Chase Conference Center, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-624-5649
Tuesday Apr 24, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Sua Myong, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Wednesday Apr 25, 2018
11:00 AM
TBD
Kevan Shokat, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, UCSF
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Monday Apr 30, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Sergi Regot, PhD
Principal Investigator, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday May 07, 2018
12:15 PM
Differentiation and patterning of vertebrate tendons
Ronen Schweitzer, PhD
Associate Professor, Developmental and Cancer Biology Department, Oregon Health and Science Univ.
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Friday May 11, 2018
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Dominique Frueh, PhD
Associate Professor, Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
410.955.4145
Monday May 14, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Vincent Hilser, PhD
Chair, Department of Biology, Johns Hopkins University
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002
Monday May 21, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Bing Ren, PhD
Principal Investigator, Laboratory of Gene Regulation, UC San Diego
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002