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Molecular Biology Program

Molecular Biology Seminar Series
Seminars held every Thursday (September – June)
12:00 Noon in Hensel Phelps Lecture Hall – East
  (unless otherwise noted)

Spring 2016
January 14
Maggie Balas – Johnson lab
Kelsey Jensen – Reis lab

January 21
Alexis Zukowski – Johnson lab
Eric Nguyen – Johnson lab

January 28
Rachel Green, PhD
Department of Molecular Biology & Genetics

Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
Hosted by Sally Peach (Hesselberth lab)

February 4
Kyle Miller, PhD
Assistant Professor, CPRIT Scholar
Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology
Department of Molecular Biosciences
University at Texas Austin
Hosted by Dan Rossbach (Sclafani lab)

February 11
Ariel Hernandez – XJ Wang lab
Leon Zheng – Colgan lab

February 18
Louis Cicchini – Pyeon lab
Anthony Mangan – Prekeris lab

February 25
1st year MOLB students – Second rotation talks

March 3
Ryan Sheridan – Bentley lab
Hannah Scarborough – DeGregori lab

March 10
Britt Glaunsinger, PhD
Principal Investigator
HHMI Investigator & Associate Professor
Plant and Microbial Biology
University of California Berkeley
Hosted by Ryan Sheridan (Bentley lab)

March 17
Sally Peach – Hesselberth lab
Patrick Cherry – Hesselberth lab

March 24
2016 Bolie Seminar Speaker
Mina Bissell, PhD
Distinguished Scientist
Life Sciences Division
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
University of California Berkeley
Hosted by Erik Linklater (Prekeris lab)

March 31
Sara Flubacher – Reyland lab
Cassi Estrem – Moore lab

April 7
Steve Hajduk, PhD
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Georgia
Hosted by Tim Tapscott (Vazquez-Torres lab)

April 14
Johnathon Howard, PhD
Eugene Higgins Professor
Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and Professor of Physics
Yale School of Medicine
Hosted by Cassi Estrem (Moore lab)

April 21
Molecular Biology Program 2016 Symposium
Hensel Phelps West Auditorium

April 28
Molly Kingsley – Bernt lab
Jennifer Rabe – Porter lab

May 5
Anthony Furano, MD
Section Chief, Genomic Structure and Function Section,
Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
Hosted by Patrick Cherry (on behalf of Martin lab)

May 12
Erik Linklater – Prekeris lab
Tessa Arends – Hagman lab

May 19
1st year MOLB students – Third rotation talks

May 26
Yang Shi, PhD
Merton Bernfield Professor of Neonatology (BCH)
Professor of Cell Biology
Harvard Medical School
Children’s Boston Hospital
Hosted by Aaron Johnson

June 2
Eric Jaffe – Niswander lab
Ashley Denney – McMurray lab

June 9 and 16
Reserved for MOLB Faculty Candidates

(scheduled as needed)