Current Students

Graduate Thesis Defense

Thursday, June 21, 2018
1:15 p.m.
Low Learning Center

Matthew Zambrello
D.M.D./Ph.D. Combined Degree Program
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Area of Concentration

"Computational Approaches for Assessing Spectral Quality in Protein NMR Spectroscopy"

PI: Dr. Jeffrey Hoch


Friday, June 22, 2018
Noon
Grossman Auditorium, 400 Farmington Ave.

Gopinath Rajadinakaran
Biomedical Science Ph.D. Program
Genetics and Developmental Biology
Area of Concentration

"Oxford Nanopore Technology: A Promising Long-Read Sequencing Platform To Study Exon Connectivity and Characterize Isoforms of Complex Genes"

PI: Dr. Brenton Graveley


Monday, June 25, 2018
11:00 AM
Low Learning Center

Anthar Darwish
Biomedical Science Ph.D. Program
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Area of Concentration

"ICP8 self Interactions are Essential for HSV-1 Replication Compartment Formation"

PI: Dr. Sandra Weller


Friday, June 29, 2018
2:00 PM
EG-013: ARB Large Conference Room

Albert Yu
M.D./Ph.D. Combined Degree Program
Cell Biology
Area of Concentration

"TRP Channels in Cardiovascular Disease"

PI: Dr. Lixia Yue


Friday, June 29, 2018
2:00 p.m.
Low Learning Center

Ryan P. Russell
Skeletal Biology and Regeneration
Area of Concentration

"Retinoic Acid Receptor Signaling During Paraxial Mesoderm Differentiation of Pluripotent Stem Cells"

PI: Dr. Peter Maye

Career Forums

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
11:00 AM-Noon
Room L5040

Kay Gruder
Assistant Director, Graduate Student Career Programs & Services
UConn-Storrs

"Best Practices and Networking on LinkedIn"

Once you have a LinkedIn profile the challenge is how to utilize LinkedIn to effectively network and cultivate interactions with others.

In this workshop you will gain:

  • a few best practices for developing your profile;
  • tips for finding new connections;
  • strategies to effectively engage with others.

**Attendees are encouraged to bring their technology to follow along during this session.**

Save the Date!

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
35th Annual Graduate Student Research Day