Recruitment Seminars

February 22, 2016:

Medicine-Infectious Diseases and Immunology: Prasanna Jagannathan
Faculty Host: Joel Ernst
Seminar 12:00-1:00pm
MSB 248
“Impact of recurrent parasitemia on cellular immune responses to malaria”
 
ISG: Cedric Feschotte
Faculty Host: Jef Boeke
Lecture 2:00-3:30pm
MSB 248
“Fighting fire with fire: cooption of endogenous retroviruses to orchestrate the innate immune
response”
 

February 25, 2016:

Microbiology: Kenneth Stapleford, Institut Pasteur
Faculty Host: Jeffrey Weiser
Lecture 11:00am–12:00pm
MSB 248
“Arbovirus Evolution in vivo: Adaptation, Transmission, and Pathogenesis”
 
Skirball: Michael Krieg
Faculty Host: Moses Chao
Lecture 12:00-1:00pm
Skirball 3rd Floor Seminar Room
“The mechanical control of neuronal form and function”
 

February 29, 2016:

Skirball: Eliezer Calo
Faculty Host: Juan Lafaille
Lecture 12:00-1:00pm
Skirball 3rd Floor Seminar Room
“DEAD-box Proteins: Molecular Insights into RNA Metabolism, Growth Control and …”
 

March 3, 2016:

Skirball: Ying Lu
Faculty Host: Steve Burden
Lecture 2:30-3:30pm
Skirball 3rd Floor Seminar Room
“Structures and Dynamics in Ubiquitin-Mediated Degradation
 

March 10, 2016:

Microbiology: Melissa Kane, Rockefeller University
Faculty Host: Jeffrey Weiser
Lecture 11:00am–12:00pm
MSB 248
"HIV-1, interferon, and the road to chromatin.”
 

March 17, 2016:

Skirball: Damian Ekiert
Faculty Host: Dan Littman & Ken Cadwell
Lecture 2:30-3:30pm
Skirball 3rd Floor Seminar Room
“A novel lipid transporter in bacterial and organelle outer membrane biogenesis”
 

March 21, 2016:

Ophthalmology Recruitment Seminar: 
Lecture: 7:00am-8:00am
Bellevue Room 5N01-06 (5th Fl, H elevators)
Speakers:
  • Kevin C. Chan - “The Neural Bases of Glaucoma and Sensory Substitution in Human Visual System”
  • Yiqin Du - "Human Adult Stem Cells Regenerate TM Tissue and Reduce Intraocular Pressure"
  • Morgan V. Fedorchak - "The Monthly Eye Drop: Development of a Semi-permanent drug delivery system for glaucoma"
  • Hiroshi Ishikawa - "Virtual Averaging on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Signal Broadens Clinical Applications by Reducing Scanning Time While Maintaining Good Image Quality"
  • Ian Sigal - "High-resolution large-scale architecture of collagen fibers in the eye"
 

March 22, 2016:

Neuroscience: Bradley Zuchero
Faculty Host: Jim Salzer
Lecture 2:00-3:00pm
Smilow Seminar Room
 

March 24, 2016:

Microbiology: Jennifer Hyde, Washington University School of Medicine
Faculty Host: Jeffrey Weiser
Lecture 11:00am–12:00pm
MSB 248
"Role of RNA structure in viral pathogenesis”
 
Skirball: Gira Bhabha
Faculty Host: Stevan Hubbard
Lecture 1:30-2:30pm
Skirball 3rd Floor Seminar Room
“Allosteric communication in the motor protein dynein”
 

March 28, 2016:

Skirball: Richard Hite
Faculty Host: Da-Neng Wang
Lecture 12:00-1:00
Skriball 4th Floor
Title TBD
 

March 30, 2016:

Neuroscience: Alexander Poulopoulos
Faculty Host: Gordon Fishell
Lecture 3:00-4:00pm
Skirball 4th Floor Seminar Room