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Scientific Reasoning in Medicine (SRM)

SeminarThe Scientific Reasoning in Medicine (SRM) course consists of a two-part journal club held one or two times each month throughout the academic year. The purposes of these sessions are to keep MSTP students engaged in basic science and to encourage students to consider translational implications of research during the first two years of medical school. In addition, SRM exposes MSTP students to potential research mentors.

Schedule 2016 - 2017

Dates Presenter Department(s) / Topic
  • Aug 18th
Marc W. Halterman, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics
  • Aug 26th, 29th
Dmitri Ermolenko, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics
Molecular Mechanism of Ribosomal Frameshifting Utilized by HIV
  • Sep 16th, 19th
W. Richard Burack, M.D., Ph.D., Director, Hematopathology Unit; Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Signatures of mutational processes in human cancers
  • Sep 30th, Oct 3rd
Harris "Handy" Gelbard, M.D., Ph.D. Director and Professor, Center for Neural Development and Disease; Professor of Neurology and Microbiology & Immunology
Selectively non-selective inhibition of innate immunity: Treatment for end organ diseases of infectious and non-infectious etiologies
  • Oct 21st, 24th
Paul Brookes, Ph.D., Professor of Anesthesiologyand Pharmacology & Physiology
  • Nov 11th, 14th
Jacques Robert, Ph.D., Professor of Microbiology & Immunology and Environmental Medicine
  • Dec 9th, 12th
John "Jack" Werren, PhD., Nathaniel and Helen Wisch Professor of Biology
Novel approaches to drug exploration using insect venoms
  • Jan 6th, 9th
  • Jan 20th, 23rd
Gregory DeAngelis, Ph.D., Chair and George Eastman Professor of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience
  • Feb 3rd, 6th
  • Feb 17th, 20th
Terry Wright, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Microbiology & Immunology
  • Mar 3rd,  6th
  • Mar 24th, 27th
  • Apr 14th,  17th