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Friday Sep 21, 2018
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Zhaozhu Qiu, PhD
Assistant Professor, Physiology
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
4109554145
Friday Sep 21, 2018
3:30 PM
Human Genetics Thesis Seminar: "Discovering mechanisms that regulate beta-cell neogenesis and proliferation"
Hannah Edelman
Darner Conference Room
Sponsored by: Human Genetics Graduate Program/Institute of Genetic Medicine
410-955-4260
Monday Sep 24, 2018
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds presents: "Sleep, Circadian Rhythms, and Brain Health in Older Adults"
Adam P. Spira, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Mental Health, JHBSPH
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Sep 24, 2018
12:00 PM
"The Induction and Silencing of Lactoferrin, a Putative Prostate Cancer Tumor Suppressor Gene, in the Early Stages of Prostate Neoplasia and Progression" - Pathobiology Graduate Student Thesis Seminar
Corey Porter
Pathobiology Graduate Student
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Pathobiology Graduate Program
443-287-3163
Monday Sep 24, 2018
12:00 PM
8th Annual M. Daniel & Patricia Sonquist Lane Lecture entitled "From protein folding to cognition: a serendipitous path of discovery"
Peter Walter, Ph.D.
Professor, Dept. of Biochemistry & Biophysics, UCSF, Investigator, HHMI
WBSB Auditorium
Sponsored by: The Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Monday Sep 24, 2018
12:00 PM
Bioethics is Advocacy: Is That So Wrong?
Jonathan D. Moreno, PhD
David and Lyn Silfen University Professor, University of Pennsylvania
Feinstone Hall, Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sponsored by: Berman Institute of Bioethics
410-614-5649
Monday Sep 24, 2018
1:30 PM
The Biomechanics of the Optic Nerve Head in Glaucoma
Thao (Vicky) Nguyen, PhD
Prof. Martin U. Zimmerman Jr. Faculty Scholar, JHU, Dept of Mechanical Engineering
Traylor 709 Medicine Campus with VTC to Clark 110 Homewood Campus
Sponsored by: Biomedical Engineering
410-955-3132
Monday Sep 24, 2018
2:00 PM
Determining the Regulation and Expression of Murine Ptch53 and Its Contribution to the Innate Immune Response to Influenza A Infection
Rachael Cohen DVM
PhD Candidate JHMI
Darner Conference Room by Turner Concourse
Sponsored by: Cellular and Molecular Medicine
410-614-3640
Tuesday Sep 25, 2018
12:00 PM
GI Core Center "Work-In-Progress" Weekly Seminar Pilot Project Update "To create and functionally characterize an organ-on-chip model of vagally-innervated intestinal epithelium" Subhash Kulkarni, PhD Assistant Professor Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Subhash Kulkarni, PhD
Assistant Professor/JHU Div. GI and Hepatology
Physiology 203
Sponsored by: Hopkins Conte Digestive Diseases Basic and Translational Research Core Center
410-955-8018
Tuesday Sep 25, 2018
12:00 PM
Single Cell Analysis of MAPK Signaling Dynamics During Early Oncogenesis
Sergi Regot, PhD
Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Oncology, Cancer Biology
410-955-2813
Tuesday Sep 25, 2018
2:00 PM
Diana Helis Henry and Adrienne Helis Malvin Medical Research Foundations Joint Lecture Series in Parkinsons Disease Research: TRANSMISSION OF ALPHA-SYNUCLEIN STRAINS IN PARKINSONS DISEASE AND RELATED SYNUCLEINOPATHIES
Virginia Man-Yee Lee, PhD
Professor of Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research at Perelman School of Medicine, Universit
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: ICE
4106143359
Tuesday Sep 25, 2018
2:30 PM
Autism Scientific Symposium: Marking 75 Years since Leo Kanner first identified autism
Robert Findling, M.D., M.B.A., James Harris, M.D., Joseph Piven, M.D., Joseph Buxbaum, Ph.D.
Johns Hopkins, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Si
Hurd Hall, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Sponsored by: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Division, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
(410) 955-2320
Wednesday Sep 26, 2018
11:00 AM
Interleukin-22, a magic potion for epithelial cell repair from bench to bedside
Bin Gao, MD, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, NIH
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Thursday Sep 27, 2018
8:00 AM
CFAR Annual Meeting
Kenneth Mayer, MD
Harvard University
BSPH E2030, 615 North Wolfe Street
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research
4432871035
Thursday Sep 27, 2018
12:00 PM
Super-resolution for mere mortals (an update on local options)
Scot C. Kuo, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering & Cell Biology Departments, JHU
1830 Building, Suite 2-200 (Bodian Conference Room)
Sponsored by: Cell Biology Department
410-502-7827
Thursday Sep 27, 2018
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Variability in Learning"
Adrienne Fairhall, PhD
Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Washington
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins university
4106144046
Thursday Sep 27, 2018
3:00 PM
Basic Science Town Hall Meeting
Paul Rothman, M.D.
Dean and CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine
Rangos 490
Sponsored by: Institute for Basic Biomedical Sciences
443-287-6165
Thursday Sep 27, 2018
4:00 PM
Department of Biology Seminar Series - 'From single molecules to single cells, imaging RNA molecules and RNA-protein complexes'
David Rueda, PhD
MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences, Imperial College, London
Homewood Campus, Mudd Room 100
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins University, Department of Biology
410-516-4693
Monday Oct 01, 2018
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds Presents: "History and Realities of Glioblastoma"
Peter Burger, M.D.
Professor Emeritus of Pathology, JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Tuesday Oct 02, 2018
11:00 AM
Blood Cell Reconstruction, Detection, Counting and Classification in Holographic Images
René Vidal, PhD
Herschel Seder Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Director of MINDS, JHU
Clark 110 VTC to Traylor 709
Sponsored by: Institute for Computational Medicine
410-516-4116
Tuesday Oct 02, 2018
12:00 PM
"Specificity, Function and Regulation of Protein O-GlcNAc Modification"
Jiaoyang Jiang, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Wednesday Oct 03, 2018
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Synthetic viability: How cells overcome BRCA2-loss induced cell lethality
Shyam Sharan, Ph.D.
Scientic Director, Ctr for Advanced Preclinical Research; Deputy Dir, Mouse Cancer Genetics, NCI
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
410-614-2275
Thursday Oct 04, 2018
12:00 PM
Mechanism and Functional Consequences of Actin N-terminal Acetylation
Roberto Dominguez, Ph.D.
Professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
1830 Building, Suite 2-200 (Bodian Conference Room)
Sponsored by: Cell Biology Department
4105027827
Thursday Oct 04, 2018
12:00 PM
"The role of organelle contact during Chlamydia development"
Isabelle Derre', PhD
Assistant Professor, Dept of Microbiology, Immunology & Cancer Biology, Univ of Virginia, SOM
W1020- JHBSPH
Sponsored by: Molecular Microbiology & Immunology
4109553457
Thursday Oct 04, 2018
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Molecules and Cells for Touch and Pain"
Alex Chesler, PhD
Investigator
NCCIH/NIH
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins university
4106144046
Thursday Oct 04, 2018
4:30 PM
Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center Director's Visiting Professor Lecture Series presents Andrea Bacigalupo, M.D. from Catholic University Rome, Italy "Hematopoiesis and Aplastic Anemia"
Andrea Bacigalupo, M.D.
Head of the Hematology Department and Transplant Unit at Policlinico Gemelli, Catholic University
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
410 955 9702
Monday Oct 08, 2018
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds Presents: "Turning the Heat up on Pancreatic Cancer: Lessons on Overcoming a "Cold" Immunologic Micro-environment"
Elizabeth Jaffee, M.D.
Professor of Oncology and Assoc. Director Bloomberg~Kimmel Institute Cancer Immunotherapy, JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Tuesday Oct 09, 2018
12:00 PM
"Ribonucleoprotein bodies organize the bacterial mRNA decay pathway"
Jared Schrader, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, Wayne State University
Physiology 612
Sponsored by: Department of Biological Chemistry
410-955-3453
Tuesday Oct 09, 2018
12:00 PM
GI Core Center "Work-In-Progress" Weekly Seminar Pilot Project Update "Mechanism of cholera toxin-induced cell cycle arrest modeled in human enteroid monolayers" Jennifer Foulke-Abel, Ph.D Assistant Professor Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Jennifer Foulke-Abel, Ph.D
Assistant Professor/JHU Div. GI and Hepatology
Physiology 203
Sponsored by: Hopkins Conte Digestive Diseases Basic and Translational Research Core Center
410-955-8018
Wednesday Oct 10, 2018
11:00 AM
Mitochondria and Memory: Mitochondrial bioenergetics, synaptic plasticity and neurodevelopment
Elizabeth A Jonas, MD
Professor of Internal Medicine (Endocrinology) and Neuroscience, Yale University
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Oct 10, 2018
12:00 PM
Hopkins Nutrition 2018: Tenth George G. Graham Lecture: Can Nutrition Research Change Social Norms and Policy?
Kelly D. Brownell, PhD, MS
Professor and Director, Sanford World Food Policy Center, Duke University, Raleigh, North Carolina
Sheldon Hall, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Sponsored by: Center for Human Nutrition, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
4436914002
Wednesday Oct 10, 2018
12:00 PM
"Sensors and Actuators in the Olfactory System"
Sandeep R. Datta, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School
Physiology Library, Physiology 203, SOM
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Semianr Series (Host: Jennifer Pluznick, Ph.D.)
410-955-4581
Thursday Oct 11, 2018
12:00 PM
"Genome maintenance - from meiosis to the embryo"
Philip Jordan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Dept., JHU Bloomberg
1830 Building, Suite 2-200 (Bodian Conference Room)
Sponsored by: Cell Biology Department
410-502-7827
Friday Oct 12, 2018
3:00 PM
BCMB Friday Seminar
Takanari Inoue, PhD
Associate Professor, Cell Biology
Wood Basic Science Auditorium and Lobby
Sponsored by: BCMB
4109554145
Monday Oct 15, 2018
8:30 AM
CFAR HIV Cure SWG Symposium, HIV-1 Cure: Just Around the Corner or Miles Away?
HIV Cure SWG
Center for AIDS Research
BSPH, E2030
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research
4432871035
Monday Oct 15, 2018
8:30 AM
Pathology Grand Rounds Presents: "A Comprehensive Approach to Learner Mistreatment"
Roy C. Ziegelstein, MD, MACP
Professor of Medicine and Education, Vice Dean for Education JHUSOM
Hurd Hall Memorial Auditorium
Sponsored by: Department of Pathology
410-955-9790
Monday Oct 15, 2018
4:00 PM
Solving complex problems: Utilizing multidisciplinary teams to foster creative tension
Kenneth J. Pienta, MD
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, The James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute
Sheldon Hall, W1214, 615 N. Wolfe Street
Sponsored by: Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
4109553671
Wednesday Oct 17, 2018
12:00 PM
"Epigenetic Regulation by the HMGN Nucleosome Binding Proteins"
Michael Bustin, Ph.D.
Senior Investigator, Laboratory of Metabolism, NIH
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: Physiology Department, Wednesday Seminar Series (Host: Roger Reeves, Ph.D.)
410-955-4581
Wednesday Oct 17, 2018
12:00 PM
Molecular Pathology Seminar: Identifying AFP-specific T cell receptors for HCC immunotherapy
Yukai He, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Cancer Immunology Program
MRB G01
Sponsored by: Pathology Dept.
Wednesday Oct 17, 2018
12:00 PM
Location, location, location: Exploring mechanisms of outer membrane biogenesis in mycobacteria
Jessica Seeliger, PhD
Assistant Professor, Stony Brook University
Room 111, CRB2
Sponsored by: Medicine
4109294760
Wednesday Oct 17, 2018
4:30 PM
The Kossiakoff Lecture in Biophysics: "How to make a nucleosome: structural and evolutionary considerations"
Karolin Luger, Ph.D.
Professor Jennie Smoly Caruthers Endowed Chair of Chemistry and Biochemistry University of Colorado
WBSB Auditorium, Wood Basic Science Building
Sponsored by: Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry
410-955-8712
Wednesday Oct 24, 2018
11:00 AM
Neuroepigenetics and Brain Disorders
Peng Jin, Ph.D.
Vice Chair Human Genetics, Emory University
West Lecture Hall, Wood Basic Science
Sponsored by: Department of Pharmacology & Molecular Sciences
410-955-3020
Wednesday Oct 24, 2018
12:00 PM
History of Biology and Medicine Lecture Series - "Aquaporin Water Channels from Atomic Structure to Malaria"
Peter C. Agre, M.D., Ph.D.
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Koch Cancer Research Building (CRB II), Owens Auditorium
Sponsored by: The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins/Department of Oncology
410-955-8823
Thursday Oct 25, 2018
9:00 AM
12th Annual Symposium and Poster Session on Genomics and Bioinformatics http://genomics.jhu.edu/symposium.html
Andrew Paul Feinberg, M.D., M.P.H. and Anne E. Carpenter, Ph.D.
Professor, JHUSOM | Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT
Mountcastle Auditorium, PCTB
Sponsored by: Center for Computational Genomics & JHSPH Department of Biostatistics
443-287-7341
Thursday Oct 25, 2018
1:00 PM
Neuroscience Research Seminar "Linking Attentional Changes in Neuronal Responses to Perception"
Marlene Cohen, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh
WBS Auditorium
Sponsored by: Johns Hopkins university
4106144046
Wednesday Oct 31, 2018
12:00 PM
"Defining the mechanical phenotype of asthma in airway smooth muscle cells through the lens of physics."
Steven An, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Environmental Health & Engineering, JHU, SOPH
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series (Host: Jennifer Pluznick)
410-955-4581
Thursday Nov 01, 2018
4:30 PM
2nd Annual Martin D. Abeloff Visiting Professor Lecture presents Catherine J. Wu, M.D. from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
Catherine J. Wu, MD
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Albert H. Owens Jr. Auditorium
Sponsored by: Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center
4109559702
Wednesday Nov 07, 2018
12:00 PM
Protein folding and degradation in the endoplasmic reticulum: what can we learn from mouse models?
Ling Qi, Ph.D.
Prof. Molecular & Integrative Phys., Prof. of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Med. School
Physiology Library, Physiology 203 (SOM)
Sponsored by: The Department of Physiology, Wednesday Seminar Series (Host: G. Will Wong, Ph.D.)
410-955-4581
Thursday Nov 08, 2018
10:00 AM
Stephen Desiderio Symposium
Mountcastle Auditorium
Sponsored by: Institute for Basic Biomedical Sciences
443-287-6165
Monday Nov 12, 2018
12:15 PM
TBD
Jeannie Lee, MD, PhD
Investigator, Department of Molecular Biology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Rose Auditorium, Carnegie Institution
Sponsored by: Carnegie Institution
410-246-3002