Weekly Seminar List - This Week

This list is derived from seminar announcements from multiple sources. Please refer to hosting department to verify information. If you know of additional seminars that should be posted, please send an email.

Click here for this week's seminar list as a PDF suitable for printing (updated each Monday morning; additional seminars may be added throughout the week to the list below).

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Monday, November 24, 2014

12:00 PM We Count What We Can, We Measure What We Can Measure:  Are Traditional Perinatal Indicators Relevant in the 21st Century?; Speaker:  Russell S. Kirby, PhD, Dept. of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida.  Population Health Sciences Seminar, 1325 HSLC.

12:00 PM Signaling in Symbiosis:  Transcriptional Changes in Remote Host Tissues in Response to a Localized Bacterial Colonization; Speaker:  Silvia Moriano Gutierrez (McFall-Nagi lab, MMI).  Comparative Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program Student Seminar, 2259 SVM.

3:30 PM Downregulating Notch Signaling in KrasG12D/+ Mice Inhibits Both T-Cell Leukemia and Myeloproliferative Neoplasm in a Cell-Autonomous Manner; Speaker:  Guang-Yao Kong, PhD (Zhang lab).  Development of a BRET Assay for in Vivo Monitoring of Estrogen Receptor Dimerization; Speaker:  Taryn James, PhD (Xu lab).  Cancer Biology Student/Postdoc Seminar, 1309 HSLC.

3:30 PM Unfolded Protein Response in Health and Disease; Speaker:  Dr. Peter Walter, UCSF.  Contemporary Biochemistry Seminar, 1211 Biochemical Sciences.

4:00 PM The Art and Science of the Perfect Elevator Pitch; Keynote:  William Dougan, Professor of Management, College of Business and Economics, UW-Whitewater.  Entrepreneurons, DeLuca Forum, Discovery Bldg.  **Register for this free event by 5 pm on Thursday, November 20 at:  https://warf.wufoo.com/forms/entrepreneurons-monday-november-24-2014/

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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

9:30 PM A New Way That the Epstein Barr Virus (EBV) Protein EBNA1 Promotes EBV’s Transformation of Resting B-Cells; Speaker:  Danielle Westhoff Smith (Sugden lab, CMB Program).  McArdle Dissertation Defense Seminar, 6571 McArdle Laboratory at WIMR.

12:00 PM Fertility Preservation in Female Cancer Patients:  Preventing Doxorubicin-induced Ovarian Toxicity; Speaker:  Sana Salih, Assistant Professor, OB/Gyn.  Stem Cell Lab Meeting, DeLuca Forum, 1st Floor Town Center, WID.

4:00 PM Neural Mass Modeling of Sensory Networks Using μECoG Data; Speaker:  Ricardo Pizarro, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering (Meyerand lab).  CIBM Seminar, Genetics/Biotech Center Auditorium.

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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

8:00 AM No UWCCC Grand Rounds.

11:00 AM No Cancer Biology Seminar.

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Thursday, November 27, 2014

Thanksgiving Day

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Friday, November 28, 2014

Thanksgiving Break