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Wednesday Oct 23, 2019
12:00 PM
Oncology Translational Research Conference featuring Dr. Michael Milsom, Ph.D. Hi-STEM Research Group Leader, Heidelberg Germany "A Functional and Epigenetic Analysis of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Biology During Normal Aging and Following Inflammatory Stress"
Michael Milsom, Ph.D.
HI-STEM Research Group Leader Heidelberg Institute for Stem Cell Technology, Heidelberg Germany
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
4109559702
Wednesday Oct 23, 2019
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: The role of viral and bacterial infections in cardiac damage
Norberto Gonzalez-Juarbe, PhD
Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases & Genomic Medicine Group, J. Craig Venter Institute
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
410-614-2275
Wednesday Oct 23, 2019
1:30 PM
The highs and the lows of Cryo-EM, and exploring cellular machines of mass destruction
Gabriel Lander, Ph.D.
Professor, Scripps Research
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science Building
Sponsored by: Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Wednesday Oct 23, 2019
1:30 PM
Fundamentals of Cancer: Cause to Cure featuring Richard A. Burkhart, M.D, Assistant Professor of Surgery Cameron HPB Service "Principles of Surgical Oncology"
Richard A. Burkhard, MD
Assistant Professors, Johns Hopkins University
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Thursday Oct 24, 2019
12:00 PM
Sustenance and persistence of the pervasive brain parasite Toxoplasma gondii
Vern Carruthers, PhD
Professor, Dept of Microbiology & Immunology
W1020 (Becton Dickinson)
Sponsored by: DEPARTMENT OF MOLECULAR MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY
9553457
Thursday Oct 24, 2019
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series: Carolyn Phillips, "Regulation of gene expression by small RNAs"
Carolyn Phillips, PhD
Dept. of Biological Sciences, Molecular, & Computational Biology, Univ. of Southern California
Mudd 100 (Homewood Campus)
Sponsored by: JHU Biology Department
410-516-7330
Friday Oct 25, 2019
12:45 PM
Division of Health Sciences Informatics Grand Rounds: "Practical Guides for Making Electronic Health Record Data Actionable for Health Care Research"
Daniel Lemkin MD,MS
Emergency Medicine Physician, University of MD SOM
2024 E Monument Street, 2nd Floor Auditorium (In the back)
Sponsored by: Division of Health Sciences Informatics -JHU SOM
Monday Oct 28, 2019
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds presents: Empowering change: Effective strategies to improve diversity, inclusion, and equity in pathology
Marissa White, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology, Surgical Pathology, JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Oct 28, 2019
12:00 PM
HEMATOLOGY GRAND ROUNDS: The Fate of Hematopoietic Stem Cells in Inherited Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes
Moonjung Jung, MD, MS
Instructor in Clinical Investigation, Rockefeller University, New York, NY
Weinberg Auditorium
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
410-614-0167
Monday Oct 28, 2019
2:00 PM
Human Genetics Thesis Seminar: "Evaluation of genetic modifiers of cystic fibrosis-related diabetes"
Melis Atalar Aksit
Darner Conference Room
Sponsored by: Human Genetics Graduate Program/Department of Genetic Medicine
9554260
Tuesday Oct 29, 2019
1:00 PM
Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences Thesis Seminar: "Mechanistic studies of the transcription inhibitor triptolide and its selective targeting to cancer cells under hypoxia."
Emmanuel G. Datan
Ph.D. candidate, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Abel Library/303 WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
(410) 955-3020
Wednesday Oct 30, 2019
12:30 PM
Special Symposium: "CRISPR in assisted reproduction: What are the limits and who should decide?"
Multiple speakers
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics and Department of Genetic Medicine
955-4260
Wednesday Oct 30, 2019
4:00 PM
LONGRIFLES CANCER SEMINAR: A Quantitative Assay to Measure Mitochondrial DNA Copy Number In situ Reveals Increased Levels in Stem Cell/Proliferative Cell Compartments
Angelo Michael DeMarzo, MD, PhD
Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Associate Director of Cancer Research Patholo
School of Public Health-Anna Baetjer Room (W1030)
Sponsored by: SKCCC & School of Public Health
443-287-2905
Thursday Oct 31, 2019
12:00 PM
DNA Vaccines for Biothreats:Nonclinical and Clinical Studies
Connie Schmaljohn, PhD
Senior Research Scientist, Headquarters, USAMRIID
W1020 (Becton Dickinson)
Sponsored by: DEPARTMENT OF MOLECULAR MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY
9553457
Thursday Oct 31, 2019
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Structural Homeostasis in Dendrite Development"
Quan Yuan, PhD
Investigator, NINDS/NIH
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
4106144046
Friday Nov 01, 2019
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "How the Brain Encodes the Body: Neural Mechanisms of Limb Proprioception and Motor Control"
John Tuthill, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology & Biophysics, University of Washington
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Dept of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Monday Nov 04, 2019
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds presents: From lab curiosity to therapeutic relevance: a case study on the need for basic science in serving the clinical mission
James Berger, Ph.D.
Professor of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry, JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Nov 04, 2019
3:00 PM
ICTR Fall Showcase at Johns Hopkins Bayview Nov 4
Daniel E Ford, MD, MPH and ICTR Program Representatives
David M Levine Professor of Medicine Director, Institute for Clinical and Translational Research Vic
Richard Grossi Auditorium
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR)
410-361-7889
Tuesday Nov 05, 2019
12:00 PM
"The mycobacterial cell wall: how to hit a moving target."
Cara Boutte, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biology, University of Texas Arlington
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday Nov 05, 2019
1:00 PM
Silicon microchip-based point of care molecular diagnostics for cancer screening.
Bill Osburn, M.S., Ph.D.
Infectious Diseases SOM, DOM
CRBI, 3M-42
Sponsored by: Cancer Prevention and Control
410-614-0592
Wednesday Nov 06, 2019
11:00 AM
TBD
Hadiyah-Nicole Green, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor in the Department of Physiology at Morehouse School of Medicine
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor in WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Nov 06, 2019
12:00 PM
"High-throughput single-cell proteomics quantifies the emergence of macrophage heterogeneity"
Nikolai G. Slavov, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Bioengineering, Northeastern University
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Thursday Nov 07, 2019
12:00 PM
Cellular form: the basis of healthy function
Douglas Robinson, Ph.D.
Professor, Johns Hopkins University SOM
Bodian Room (2-200) / 1830 E. Monument Street
Sponsored by: Cell Biology / SOM
410-502-6810
Monday Nov 11, 2019
8:30 AM
The Joseph C. Eggleston, M.D. Visiting Professor Lecture in Surgical Pathology/Pathology Grand Rounds presents: From the Bench to the Bedside with Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma: a Vascular Cancer Driven by TAZ(WWTR1)-CAMTA1 Gene Fusion
Brian Rubin, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman, Robert J. Tomsich Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Inst.,Cleveland Clinic
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Tuesday Nov 12, 2019
12:00 PM
"CRISPR and DNA repair"
Taekjip Ha, Ph.D.
Professor, Biophysics & Biophysical Chemistry, JHUSOM, Investigator, HHMI
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday Nov 12, 2019
4:00 PM
The Immunology Forum: Development and Specificity of Intratumoral Effector and Regulatory T cells
Peter Savage, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dept. of Pathology, University of Chicago
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: The Graduate Program in Immunology
410-955-2105
Wednesday Nov 13, 2019
12:00 PM
"Tripartite Synapses: Astrocyte control of synaptic transmission and plasticity"
Alfonso Araque, Ph.D.
Professor of Neuroscience, Research Chair, University of Minnesota
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series
410-955-4581
Wednesday Nov 13, 2019
12:00 PM
Congenital Heart Disease Linking Genetics and Development
Martina Brueckner, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine
Phipps 240
Sponsored by: Institute of CardioScience
(410) 502-2044
Wednesday Nov 13, 2019
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Sex differences in glioblastoma: Implications and therapeutic opportunities
Justin Lathia, PhD
Vice Chair & Associate Staff, Cellular & Metabolic Sciences Dept., Cleveland Clinic Foundation
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
410-614-2275
Wednesday Nov 13, 2019
3:00 PM
Annual Barton Childs Lecture: "Functional annotation of the human genome with family-based genomics"
James Lupski, MD, PhD
Cullen Professor, Dept of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: Human Genetic Graduate Program/Department of Genetic Medicine
4109554260
Wednesday Nov 13, 2019
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquia Series
Carol Greider, Ph.D.
Daniel Nathans Professor & Director, Molecular Biology & Genetics, JHU
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Biology
410-516-7330
Wednesday Nov 13, 2019
6:00 PM
Diphtheria Outbreak Among Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh, November 2017-January, 2018 Registration Required & Fee
Kevin Burns, MD, MPH, DTMH
Associate, JHSPH
Wolfe Street, W1030
Sponsored by: MMI
410-955-3457
Friday Nov 15, 2019
9:00 AM
14th Annual Department of Urology Donald S. Coffey Prostate Research Day
Chevy Chase Auditorium, Sheikh Zayed Tower, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Brady Urological Institute
410-955-2517
Friday Nov 15, 2019
12:00 PM
Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics Seminar Series: "MHC genotype shapes the oncogenic mutational landscape"
Hannah Carter, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of California, San Diego
Albert H. Owens, Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Cancer Genetics and Epigenetics, Department of Oncology
410-955-2813
Friday Nov 15, 2019
2:00 PM
Prostate Cancer Precursor Lesions: Re-Thinking What We Know
Angelo M. De Marzo, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Director of Cancer Research Pathology, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, John
Chevy Chase Auditorium, Sheikh Zayed Tower, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Brady Urological Institute
410-955-2517
Friday Nov 15, 2019
2:00 PM
Human Genetics Thesis Seminar: "New insights into the basis of neurogenesis defects in Kabuki syndrome"
Giovanni Carosso
Darner Conference Room
Sponsored by: Human Genetics Graduate Program/Department of Genetic Medicine
9554260
Wednesday Nov 20, 2019
11:00 AM
"The Development of Targeted Agents for Prostate Cancer"
Aaron M. LeBeau, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology at the University of Minnesota Medical School
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Thursday Nov 21, 2019
12:00 PM
Crowding and compression in normal biology and cancer
Liam Holt, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, NYU School of Medicine
Bodian Room (2-200) / 1830 E. Monument Street
Sponsored by: Cell Biology / SOM
410-502-6810
Thursday Nov 21, 2019
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Opto-inspired DBS for Cell-specific Stimulation in Parkinson's Disease"
Aryn Gittis, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Department of Neuroscience
410-614-4046
Wednesday Dec 04, 2019
11:00 AM
TBD
Robin McCarley, Ph.D.
Barbara Womack Alumni Professor of Chemistry, Louisiana State University
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Dec 11, 2019
4:30 PM
Ru Chih Huang Biology Colloquia Series: Ulrich Mueller- The Sound of Silence: Auditory Perception and Dysfunction
Ulrich Mueller, Ph.D.
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Dept. of Neorscience, JHU
Mudd 100, Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Biology
410-516-7330
Wednesday Dec 18, 2019
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Key molecules, circuits, and cells in autism spectrum disorder
Matthew Anderson, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School; Consultant in Neuropathology, Boston Children's Hospita
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Department
410-614-2275
Wednesday Jan 08, 2020
11:00 AM
"Predicting nanotherapeutic behavior in living tissue"
Dr. Elizabeth Nance
Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor at the University of Washington
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Jan 22, 2020
11:00 AM
TBD
Eric Nuermberger, M.D.
Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases at Johns Hopkins University
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Feb 05, 2020
11:00 AM
TBD
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
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
Wednesday Feb 19, 2020
11:00 AM
TBD
Ling He, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor in Pediatrics-Neonatalolgy at Johns Hopkins University
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Mar 04, 2020
11:00 AM
TBD
Martin D. Burke, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
West Lecture Hall/Ground floor of WBSB
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology and Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
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 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