Visiting Speaker Seminars

2017-2018

Date Presenter Title Time Location Host
September 7 Dr. Crysten E. Blaby-Haas, Biology, Brookhaven National Laboratory Adjusting to life of the inside: evolution of metal homeostatic mechanisms to accommodate an organelle Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Betty Eipper
September 21 Dr. Brian Kelch, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School Motors, rings, springs and things: macromolecular machines on DNA Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Dmitry Korzhnev
October 5  Dr. Jeremy L. Balsbaugh, Proteomics and Metabolics, UConn, Storrs Biological Mass Spectrometry at UConn: An Introduction to the New COR2E Proteomics & Metabolics Facility Noon Low Learning Center  Dr. Irina Bezsonova
October 19  Dr. Colin A. Smith, Chemistry, Wesleyan University  An Atomistic View of Protein Dynamics and Allostery Noon Low Learning Center  Dr. Adam Schuyler
October 25

WEDNESDAY

Dr. Andrei Sali, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California  Integrative Structural Biology Noon Low Learning Center Gabrielle Valles

(Dr. Irina Bezsonova’s Laboratory)

November 2 Dr. Nicole A. Broderick, Molecular and Cell Biology, UConn, Storrs Noon Low Learning Center  Dr. Sandra Weller
November 16 Dr. Christopher Miller, Biochemistry, Brandeis University Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Peter Setlow
November 30 Dr. Brian R. Crane, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Cornell University Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Justin Radolf
December 14 Dr. Michael Forgac, Developmental, Molecular and Chemical Bology, Tufts University Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Betty Eipper
December 28 Noon Low Learning Center
January 11 Noon Low Learning Center
January 25 Dr. Benoit Boivin, Nanobioscience,  SUNY Polytechnic Institute Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Kimberly Dodge
February 8 Noon Low Learning Center
February 22 Noon Low Learning Center
March 8 Noon Low Learning Center
March 22 Dr. Rita Tamayo, Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Melissa Caimano
April 5 Dr. Carolyn Teschke, Molecular and Cell Biology, and Chemistry, UConn, Storrs Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Sandra Weller
April 17

TUESDAY

Dr. Stephen M. Strittmatter, Neuroscience, Yale School of Medicine 4 p.m. Low Learning Center NEUROSCIENCE JOINT SEMINAR

Drs. Lawrence Klobutcher and Rashmi Bansal

May 3 Dr. Allan S. Jacobson, Microbiology and Physiological Systems, University of Massachusetts Medical School Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Sandra Weller
May 17 Dr. Richard D. Wood, Epigenetics and Molecular Carcinogenesis, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Noon Low Learning Center Alex Rizzo

(Dr. Dmitry Korzhnev’s Laboratory)

May 31

OSBORN LECTURE

Dr. Joanna Groden, Cancer Biology and Genetics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine Noon Low Learning Center Dr. Sandra Weller
June 14 Noon Low Learning Center
June 28 Noon Low Learning Center