Research Meetings
October through November 2014


October 2, 2014 ( Thursday )

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Literature Review

Chen Kaplan
(Graduate Student in the Laboratory of Dr. Coeli M. Lopes)

"A Molecular Mechanism for Adrenergic-Induced Long QT Syndrome"

Laura McMahon
(Graduate Student in the Laboratory of Dr. Robert T. Dirksen)

"STIM1 Negatively Regulates Ca2+Release from the Sarcoplasmic Reticulum in Skeletal Myotubes"

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 25-Sep-14 3:46pm ET


October 3, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. Robert Edwards, University of Rochester

"Biogeography of the Australian monsoon tropics"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:04pm ET


October 6, 2014 ( Monday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Kenneth Kosik, University of California

"An Alzheimer gene crucible in the far mountains of Colombia"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:22pm ET


12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series

Immunology Student-Hosted Seminar (Student host- Dillon Schrock)

Anna Huttenlocher, M.D. Professor of Medical Microbiology & Immunology and Pediatrics University of Wisconsin-Madison

"Imaging Inflammation in Zebrafish: Implications for Human Disease

Location:  Upper Auditorium, Rm 3-7619

Posted by:  Nicole Beaumont, Micro & Immunolgy, 22-Sep-14 8:11am ET


October 8, 2014 ( Wednesday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
The CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Ronald Wesley Wood, Ph.D. Research Associate Professor Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

University of Rochester Medical Center School of Medicine and Dentistry

TITLE OF TALK: TBD

Location:  CVRI Conf. Room A105 - 211 Bailey Road, West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 25-Sep-14 10:44am ET


October 9, 2014 ( Thursday )

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Literature Review Seminar

Jimmy Zhang
Graduate Student in the Laboratory of Dr. Paul S. Brookes)

"Mitophagy is Required for Acute Cardioprotection by Simvastatin"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 29-Sep-14 3:48pm ET


October 10, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Adam Johnson, University of Rochester

"Characterizing posterior growth in Ilyanassa obsoleta"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 30-Sep-14 7:40am ET


October 13, 2014 ( Monday )

12:00pm - 12:50pm
Department of Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series

Mary Jo Turk, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology

Norris-Cotton Cancer Center

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

BRAF-Inhibition and Immune Suppression in Melanoma

Host: Edith Lord

Location:  Class of '62 Auditorium, G9425

Posted by:  Nicole Beaumont, Micro & Immunolgy, 30-Sep-14 1:20pm ET


October 14, 2014 ( Tuesday )

12:30pm - 1:30pm
Pharmacology and Physiology Thesis Proposal Seminar

Alina Monteagudo-Caballero
(Dr. Gail V.W. Johnson Voll, Advisor)

"Role of Transglutaminase 2 in Glioblastoma Multiforme Proliferation and Survival"

Location:  Anders Room (4-6912)

Posted by:  Sharon Runion, 30-Sep-14 3:54pm ET


October 15, 2014 ( Wednesday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Jean-Phillippe Couderc, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Cardiology Heart Research

University of Rochester Medical Center School of Medicine and Dentistry

TITLE OF TALK: TBD

Location:  CVRI Room A105 - 211 Bailey Road West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 25-Sep-14 10:43am ET


October 16, 2014 ( Thursday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Pediatric Biomedical and Translational Research Seminar

David Dean, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics will be speaking on "Pulmonary Gene Therapy: Translating basic science to the ICU".

Location:  Room 1-7619 Adolph Auditorium

Posted by:  Patricia Klein, Pediatrics, 23-Sep-14 2:08pm ET


October 20, 2014 ( Monday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Eric Wieschaus, Princeton University

"Cellular mechanics and cell shape change during Drosophila gastrulation"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:24pm ET


12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Microbiology & Immunology Seminar Series

Andrew J. Henderson, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Division of Infectious Disease

Boston University School of Medicine

"Cellular Mechanisms that Regulate HIV Latency"

Host: Jian Zhu, PhD

Location:  Upper Auditorium, Rm 3-7619

Posted by:  Nicole Beaumont, Micro & Immunolgy, 30-Sep-14 1:31pm ET


October 22, 2014 ( Wednesday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Eileen M. Redmond, Ph.D. Associate Professor - Department of Surgery, Research University of Rochester Medical Center School of Medicine and Dentistry

TITLE OF TALK: TBD

Location:  CVRI Conf. Room A105 - 211 Bailey Road, West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 25-Sep-14 10:41am ET


4:00pm - 5:00pm
CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Eileen M. Redmond, Ph.D.

Associate Professor - Department of Surgery, Research

University of Rochester Medical Center School of Medicine and Dentistry

TITLE OF TALK: "Alcohol Regulation of Notch Signaling in Vascular Cells"

Location:  CVRI Conf. Room A105 - 211 Bailey Road, West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 25-Sep-14 10:42am ET


October 23, 2014 ( Thursday )

12:30pm - 2:30pm
Center for Oral Biology Presents- 2014 William H. Bowen & Lawrence A. Tabak Lectureship Day

Mark Herzberg, DDS, PhD

Professor, MinnCResT Program, Director, Mucosal and Vaccine Research Center, Division of Basic Sciences, Department of Diagnostic & Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota

Presenting in honor of Dr. William H. Bowen

"Epithelial Cell Autonomous Immunity; From Bench to Translation"

&

Bjorn R. Olsen, MD, PhD

Dean for Research and Professor of Developmental Biology, Hersey Professor of Cell Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Presenting in honor of Dr. Lawrence A. Tabak

"New Insights Emerge When Bone and Vascular Biology Intersect"

Location:  Adolph (Lower) Auditorium- 1-7619

Posted by:  Nicole Beaumont, Center for Oral Biology, 25-Sep-14 12:54pm ET


October 24, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. André Dhondt, Cornell University

"Evolutionary changes in the House Finch-Mycoplasma gallisepticum system"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:09pm ET


October 27, 2014 ( Monday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Frederick Adler, University of Utah

"The ecology of disease interactions"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:25pm ET


October 29, 2014 ( Wednesday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Aab CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Joseph Hill, M.D., PH.D. Professor Internal Medicine, Molecular Biology Integrative Biology UT Southwestern at Dallas

TITLE OF TALK: "Cardioprotection: Tale of 2 Mechanisms"

Location:  Aab CVRI Conf. Room A105

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 25-Sep-14 10:48am ET


October 31, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

TBA

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:10pm ET


November 3, 2014 ( Monday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Andrei Seluanov, University of Rochester

"Longevity and anti-cancer mechanisms in long-lived rodents"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 23-Sep-14 7:54am ET


November 7, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. Bryan Danforth, Cornell University

"The new view of bee phylogeny"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:12pm ET


November 10, 2014 ( Monday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Daniel Sloan, Colorado State University

"Genome evolution under extreme mitochondrial mutation rates"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:27pm ET


November 12, 2014 ( Wednesday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
The Aab CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Vyacheslav "Slava" Korshunov, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Medicine in the Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

TITLE OF TALK: "Hypertension: Kidneys Inflames!"

Location:  CVRI Conf. Room A105 - 211 Bailey Road, West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 25-Sep-14 10:55am ET


November 14, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. Andrew Stewart, Canisius College

"Sexual conflict as an impediment to adaptation: Results of a long-term selection experiment in Drosophila melanogaster"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:13pm ET


November 17, 2014 ( Monday )

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Department of Biology Donut Talk

Dr. Kathleen Collins, University of California at Berkeley

"Telomerase assembly, activation, and function at telomeres"

Location:  Hutchison 473

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 1:28pm ET


November 19, 2014 ( Wednesday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
THE Aab CVRI Seminar Series

SPEAKER: Paul Frenette MD Professor, Department of Medicine (Hematology) Professor, Department of Cell Biology Chair and Director, The Ruth L. and David S. Gottesman Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Research Albert Einstein College of Medicine

TITLE OF TALK: "Differential functions of hematopoietic Stem Cell Niches"

Location:  CVRI Room A105 - 211 Bailey Road West Henrietta, NY

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 25-Sep-14 10:59am ET


November 21, 2014 ( Friday )

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Department of Biology EEB Seminar

Dr. Mrinalini, University of Rochester

"TBA"

Location:  Hutchison 316

Posted by:  Deborah Lawrence, Biology, 2-Sep-14 2:14pm ET


November 26, 2014 ( Wednesday )

4:00pm - 5:00pm
NO CVRI Seminar Series

There is NO CVRI Seminar Series scheduled for today - 11/26/14

Posted by:  Jacqueline Velazquez, Cardiovascular Research Institute, 12-Sep-14 3:13pm ET

 
 
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