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*SPECIAL EVENT* DBB Seminar: Wellness and Resilience Workshop Series - "Team Approaches to Vitality and Resilience"

Jeffrey Ring, PhD - Health Psychologist, Leadership Coach, and Health Justice Champion, Los Angeles, CA

 Feb 15, 2023 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Helen Wood Hall | Evarts Lounge 1W-133

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Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat, Dr. Jeffrey Hayes, and Dr. Paul Boutz (co-sponsored by a supplement to the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences)

Wellness and Resilience Workshop Series (Faculty Only): "Taking Stock: Exploring Resilience and Well-Being in Academic Research"

Jeffrey Ring, PhD - Health Psychologist, Leadership Coach, and Health Justice Champion, Los Angeles, CA

 Feb 15, 2023 @ 3:45 p.m.
 Helen Wood Hall | Evarts Lounge 1W-133

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Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat, Dr. Jeffrey Hayes, and Dr. Paul Boutz (co-sponsored by a supplement to the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences)

Wellness and Resilience Workshop Series (Students/Postdocs/RAPs/Techs): "Taking Stock: Exploring Resilience and Well-Being in Academic Research"

Jeffrey Ring, PhD - Health Psychologist, Leadership Coach, and Health Justice Champion, Los Angeles, CA

 Feb 16, 2023 @ 10:15 a.m.
 Helen Wood Hall | Evarts Lounge 1W-133

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Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat, Dr. Jeffrey Hayes, and Dr. Paul Boutz (co-sponsored by a supplement to the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences)

Wellness and Resilience Workshop Series (Students/Postdocs/RAPs/Techs): "Exploring the Power of Peer Coaching and Deep Listening"

Jeffrey Ring, PhD - Health Psychologist, Leadership Coach, and Health Justice Champion, Los Angeles, CA

 Feb 16, 2023 @ 1:00 p.m.
 Helen Wood Hall | Evarts Lounge 1W-133

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Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat, Dr. Jeffrey Hayes, and Dr. Paul Boutz (co-sponsored by a supplement to the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences)

*SPECIAL EVENT* GWIS Seminar: Wellness and Resilience Workshop Series - “Exploring Mindfulness and Self-Compassion”

Jeffrey Ring, PhD - Health Psychologist, Leadership Coach, and Health Justice Champion, Los Angeles, CA

 Feb 16, 2023 @ 3:00 p.m.
 Helen Wood Hall | Evarts Lounge 1W-133

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Host: Drs. Lynne Maquat, Jeffrey Hayes, and Paul Boutz; co-sponsored by a supplement to the NIH NIGMS T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences (Maquat PI, Hayes Co-PI)

GWIS Seminar (TUESDAY): Stumbling into a Career Studying Chromatin and Histone Modifications

Jerry Workman, PhD - Investigator; Director of Postdoc Affairs, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO

 Mar 14, 2023 @ 3:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Class of ‘62 G-9425

Host: Dr. Jeffrey Hayes

T32 Retreat & DBB Seminar: Signaling through Chromatin for Transcription and Metabolism

Jerry Workman, PhD - Investigator; Director of Postdoc Affairs, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO

 Mar 15, 2023 @ 1:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Dr. Jeffrey Hayes (co-sponsored by Graduate Women in Science GWIS)

DBB Seminar: RNA Binding Protein Networks: Their Elucidation and Application to RNA Therapeutics

Gene Yeo, PhD, MBA - Professor, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA

 Apr 12, 2023 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Mitch O’Connell and Dr. Doug Anderson (co-sponsored by the RNA Structure & Function Cluster)

DBB Seminar: Discovery and Characterization of Splicing Regulatory Networks Implicated in Brain Disorders

Ben Blencowe, PhD, FRS - Canada Research Chair in RNA Biology and Genomics; Banbury Chair in Medical Research; Professor, Donnelly Centre and Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 Apr 19, 2023 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Paul Boutz and Dr. Lynne Maquat (co-sponsored by the RNA Society and Lexogen)

GWIS Seminar: Flexibility and Adaptability in a Challenging Job Market

Ana Jimenez, PhD - Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY

 Apr 20, 2023 @ 3:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Adolph Lower Aud 1-7619

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat (co-sponsored by the RNA Society and Lexogen)

DBB Seminar: Long Non-Coding RNA Control of Cancer Cell Growth

Colleen A. McHugh, PhD - Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA

 Apr 26, 2023 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Mitch O’Connell and T32 Graduate Student Jessica Perciaccante (co-sponsored by NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences, Dr. Maquat, PI & Dr. Hayes, Co-PI)

DBB Seminar: Where Does He Get Those Wonderful Toys? A Tour of the CRISPR Toolbox for Functional Genomics

John G. Doench, PhD - Institute Scientist; Director of Research and Development, Genetic Perturbation Platform, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, MA

 May 03, 2023 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat and T32 Graduate Student Nicole Waild (co-sponsored by the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences; Dr. Maquat, PI & Dr. Hayes, Co-PI)

* SPECIAL EVENT * NIH T32 CBMS Minisymposium Featuring the T32 External Advisory Committee for the NIH T32 in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences (CBMS)

Anita Corbett, PhD; Karin Musier-Forsyth, PhD; Kimberly Mowry, PhD - Robin Chemers Neustein Professor of Biomedicine; Chair, Department of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Brown University, Providence, RI; Samuel C. Dobbs Professor, Department of Biology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA; Professor and Ohio Eminent Scholar, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

 Nov 15, 2023 @ 2:00 p.m.
 Medical Center | Class of '62 Auditorium (G-9425)

Host: Dr. Lynne Maquat (PI), and Dr. Jeff Hayes (Co-PI); co-sponsored by the NIH T32 Training Grant in Cellular, Biochemical and Molecular Sciences