2015 - 2016 Distinguished Lecture Series
Seminars are Wednesdays 11 a.m. in the Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility Auditorium. Student and post-doc lunch with speaker following seminar is in Tupper Hall Room 2433. Journal club discussing speaker's research Tuesday prior at noon is in Tupper Hall Room 2433.
October 19, 2015
Lecture: “Moving and grooving of glutamate receptors” (PDF)
Speaker: Vasanthi Jayaraman, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology , University of Texas Medical School
November 02, 2015
Speaker: David Hackos, Ph.D., Senior Scientist at Genentech, San Francisco
December 01, 2015
Speaker: Anastasios Tzingounis, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Physiology & Neurobiology, University of Connecticut
December 07, 2015
Lecture: “Metabolic plasticity of beta cells in Diabetes” (PDF)
Speaker:: Anil Bhushan, Ph.D., Professor, UCSF School of Medicine, Diabetes Center
April 11, 2016
Lecture: "Chasing Men on Fire: Na Channels and Pain" (PDF)
Speaker: Stephen Waxman, M.D., PhD., Bridget M. Flaherty, Professor of Neurology, Director, Center for Neuroscience and Regeneration Research,Yale School of Medicine
April 14, 2016
Speaker: Linda Wordeman, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Washington School of Medicine
April 21, 2016
Lecture: "Using genetics and pharmacology to understand GLP-1 physiology" (PDF)
Speaker: Darleen Sandoval, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Michigan
Host: Karen Ryan, Ph.D.
April 28, 2016
Lecture: "Myosin Myopathies: Pathogenesis and Potential Therapeutics" (PDF)
Speaker: Leslie Leinwand, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer, BioFrontiers Institute, University of Colorado
Host: Keith Baar, Ph.D.
May 05, 2016
Lecture: "All-optical electrophysiology” (PDF)
Speaker: Adam Cohen, Ph.D., Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and Physics, Harvard University
Host: Jon Sack, Ph.D.
May 19, 2016
Speaker: Murali Prakriya, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Northwestern University
Host: Jon Sack, Ph.D.
May 26, 2016
Speaker: Gregory Bix, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Kentucky
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