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4/18/2014 12:02 PM

Monday, April 21, 2014

 

04/21      09:00 AM       HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH WEEK: 

                                        Cover Art Contest Submissions will be accepted at the MERF Atrium main desk between 9:00-4:00 pm.

 

04/21      09:00 AM       MOLECULAR & CELLULAR BIOLOGY THESIS SEMINAR: 

'The role of neuronal mTOR signaling in the regulation of physiological processes' by Kenjiro Muta (Rahmouni Lab)

2117 MERF

 

04/21      12:00 PM       PHARMACOLOGY MS THESIS DEFENSE: 

'Identification of Nuclear Receptors that Regulate Renin Gene Expression' by Ko-ting Lu (Sigmund lab)

2117 MERF

 

04/21      12:30 PM       PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH SEMINAR: 

'Implementing Clinical Epigenetic Biomarkers for Improving Smoking Prevention and Cessation' by Robert Philibert, MD, PhD, Psychiatry

Ziffren 1502 JCP

 

04/21      02:00 PM       MICROBIOLOGY MS  SEMINAR: 

'Fate of Francisella tularensis Capsule and O-antigen Mutants in Human Macrophages' by Alicia Zimbeck (Allen Lab)

2117 MERF

                                                                                                                                                            

04/21      02:30 PM       BIOSTATISTICS WOOLSON LECTURE  SERIES: 

'Global HIV Clinical Trials:  the Juice is Worth the Squeeze' by Jim Neaton, PhD, Medicine & Biostatistics, School of Public Health, U of Minnesota

Ellig N120 CPHB

 

04/21      04:00 PM       GENETICS SEMINAR: 

'Origin & evolution of the chordates' by Billie Swalla, Biology & Friday Harbor Laboratories, U of Washington

Kollros Aud 101 BBE

 

04/21      04:00 PM       HOLDEN COMPREHENSIVE CANCER CENTER GRAND ROUNDS:  High Throughput Screening (Organizer: Dr. Meng Wu): 

'Dnmt1 High Throughput Screening' by Dr. Charles Brenner

 -&- 'High throughput imaging for mechanisms of in vitro non-viral gene delivery' by Dr. Ali Salem

Med Alumni E331 GH

 

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

 

04/22      12:00 PM       HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH WEEK SPEAKER: 

'Metabolic Neuropathy & Cardiovascular Disease: The Chicken or the Egg?' by Eva Feldman, MD, PhD, Neurology, Taubman Medical Research Institute, Neurology Research & Discovery, U of Michigan

Prem Sahai Aud 1110 MERF

 

04/22      01:00 PM       HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH WEEK POSTER SESSION: 

Graduate, Medical, PharmD Students

from 1:00-4:00 pm in 1110 MERF

 

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

 

04/23      08:00 AM       GENETICS PHD THESIS SEMINAR: 

'Identification & Characterization of CEP131 As a BBSome Interacting Protein' by Xitiz Chamling (Sheffield Lab)

2189 MERF

 

04/23      09:00 AM       IOWA PAIN RESEARCH PROGRAM SEMINAR: 

'Translational Pain Research: Targeting Central Sensitization' by Robert Gereau IV, PhD, Anesthesiology, Washington U, St. Louis, MO

2117 MERF

 

04/23      12:00 PM       HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH WEEK SPEAKER: 

'Neuronal Control of Metabolism' by Jens Bruening, MD, Mouse Genetics & Metabolism, Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research, Cologne

1110A MERF

 

04/23      01:00 PM       HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH WEEK POSTER SESSION: 

Postdoctoral Fellows, Faculty & Staff

From 1:00-4:00 pm in 1110 MERF

 

Thursday, April 24, 2014

 

04/24      09:00 AM       STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY INTEREST GROUP: 

Xu Liu of the Fuentes lab

4-403A BSB

 

04/24      09:30 AM       MNPC THESIS DEFENSE SEMINAR: 

'Interactions of Endoxifen & Other Major Metabolites of Tamoxifen with Human Sulfotransferases SULT2A1, SULT1E1 & SULT1A1*1: Implications for the Therapeutic Action & Toxicity of Tamoxifen' by Edwin Squirewell (Advisor:  Michael Duffel)

S318 PHAR

 

04/24      12:00 PM       INTERNAL MEDICINE GRAND ROUNDS: 

'Reforming Cardiovascular Health Care in the United States--Why, What, When & How!' by Kim A. Eagle, MD, University of Michigan Health System

Med Alumni E331 GH

 

04/24      12:00 PM       HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH WEEK 2014  SPEAKER: 

'The Regulation of Metabolism by Insulin & Glucagon' by Morris Birnbaum, MD, PhD, Diabetes & Metabolic Disease, Obesity & Metabolism, Perelman School of Medicine, U of Pennsylvania

1110 MERF

 

04/24      01:00 PM       HEALTH SCIENCES RESEARCH WEEK AWARDS RECEPTION: 

Open to all faculty, staff & students

MERF Atrium

 

04/24      02:00 PM       INFECTIOUS DISEASE GRAND ROUNDS: 

ICTS C44-A GH

 

04/24      04:00 PM       MOLECULAR & CELLULAR BIOLOGY SEMINAR: 

'Gimme some skin: cell fate specification & Wnt signaling in the C. elegans epidermis' by David Eisenmann, PhD, Biological Sciences, U of Maryland, Baltimore County

Kollros 101 BBE

(Co-sponsored with Biology)

 

Friday, April 25, 2014

 

04/25      09:00 AM       INFECTIOUS DISEASE RESEARCH CONFERENCE: 

'Social networking of human neutrophils within the immune system' by Marco Cassatella, MD, U of Verona, Italy

ICTS C44-A GH

 

04/25      09:30 AM       NEUROSCIENCE PHD THESIS SEMINAR: 

'Characterizing the role of primary cilia in neural progenitor cell development & neonatal hydrocephalus' by Calvin Carter (Sheffield/Tranel Labs)

2117 MERF

 

04/25      10:30 AM       HUMAN TOXICOLOGY RESEARCH SEMINAR: 

'Characterizing the inflammatory response to chitosan based nanoparticles in the lung' by Aliasger Salem, PhD, Pharmaceutics & Translational Therapeutics, COP

283 EMRB

 

04/25      12:00 PM       PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS: 

'Imaging of Neuroblastic Tumors' by Simon Kao, MD, Radiology & Pediatrics

East Room

 

04/25      12:30 PM       CHEMISTRY COLLOQUIUM: 

'Climate change & halogen chemistry in the Arctic' by Paul Shepson, PhD, Chemistry, Purdue U

W128 CB


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