Thursdays, November 2013


November 7, 2013 ( Thursday )

Research Meetings
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Guest Seminar

David A. Hood, Ph.D.

Professor and Canada Research Chair in Cell Physiology
School of Kinesiology and Health Science
Director, Muscle Health Research Centre
York University
Toronto,Ontario
CANADA

"Molecular Mechanisms of Mitochondrial Biogenesis in Exercising Muscle"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 25-Oct-13 11:15am ET


November 14, 2013 ( Thursday )

Grand Rounds
9:00am - 4:00pm
University of Rochester James P. Wilmot Cancer Center 18th Annual Scientific Symposium

Location:  Class of 62 Auditorium and the Flaum Atrium

Posted by:  Daina Bullwinkel, Dept of Biomedical Genetics, 9-Sep-13 2:08pm ET


Research Meetings
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Pediatric Biomedical & Translational Research Seminar

Jeffrey Amack, PhD, Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology at Upstate Medical University will be speaking on "Establishing cardiac laterality".

Location:  Room 2-6408 (K207)

Posted by:  Patricia Klein, Pediatrics, 23-Oct-13 4:48pm ET


Research Meetings
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Colloquium Seminar

Rahul Chandrasekhar
(Graduate Student in the Laboratory of Dr. David I. Yule)

"Characterizing The Regulation of Inositol 1,4,5 Trisphosphate (InsP3) Receptors Assembled From Concatenated Homo and Heteromeric Constructs"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 4-Nov-13 3:58pm ET


Other Events & Dates
5:00pm - 6:00pm
MAGOMEDOV AWARD LECTURE

Title: Recent Advances in Metal-Catalyzed C-H Bond Functionalization

Speaker: Professor Melanie S. Sanford

Department of Chemistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Hosts: Professors Daniel Weix and Rudi Fasan

Location:  Hutchison Hall 140 (Lander Auditorium)

Posted by:  Marguerite Weston, Chemistry, 23-Sep-13 2:38pm ET


November 21, 2013 ( Thursday )

Other Events & Dates
Graduate Women in Science (GWIS) Meeting

Marty Fedor, Ph.D., Editor in Chief, Journal of Biological Chemistry and Professor, Department of Chemical Physiology, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology and The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

Host: Dr. Lynne E. Maquat

"An Unforeseen Path to a Fortuitous End"

3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Case Method Room (1-9576)

Dr. Fedor will also be presenting a seminar in the Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics seminar series on 11/20/13 titled "RNA Sensors and Global Metabolic Regulation" at 2:00 p.m. in K-307 (3-6408), and a general talk on 11/21/2013 titled "Communicating Science in the 21st Century" at 1:00pm in the Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425).

Location:  Case Method Room (1-9576)

Posted by:  Stephanie Scoville, Biochem & Biophys, 20-Jun-13 1:06pm ET


Research Meetings
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Guest Seminar

Julien A. Sebag, Ph.D.

Research Instructor
Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

"Allosteric Modulation of the MC4-Receptor as a Potential Treatment for Obesity"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 5-Nov-13 3:43pm ET


Research Meetings
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Graduate Women in Science Special Guest Seminar

Martha Fedor, Ph.D., Editor in Chief, Journal of Biological Chemistry; Professor, Department of Chemical Physiology, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology and The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, The Scripps Research Institute

"Communicating Science in the 21st Century"

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat

Location:  Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Posted by:  Brenda Klein, Biochem & Biophys, 9-Sep-13 2:58pm ET


Grand Rounds
2:00pm
PhD Thesis Defense

Mahul Chakraborty, University of Rochester

"Adaptive constraint and its natural rescuers: insights from Drosophila aldehyde dehydrogenase"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Brenna Rybak, Biology, 17-Oct-13 8:55am ET


Other Events & Dates
3:30pm - 5:00pm
Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology 2013 Fall Colloquium

"A Spatio-Temporal Mixture Model for Point Processes with Application to Ambulance Demand"


    SPEAKER
    David S. Matteson, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor
    Cornell University
    Department of Statistical Science

Location:  R HWH 1W-1W-502

Posted by:  Susan Divincenzo, Biostatistics, 12-Nov-13 10:38am ET

 
 
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