Seminars

Molecular and Medical Genetics

2014-2015 Seminar Schedule

Wednesday, 4:00 to 5:00 P.M.
Vollum M1441


October 29
Sander Houten, Ph.D.,  Associate Professor, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinari, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Icahn Institute for Genomics and Multiscale Biology.
"Mitochondrial fatty acid oxidation disorders: From pathophysiology to new defects"

November 19
Matt Thayer, PhD, Professor, Molecular and Medical Genetics, OHSU
"Control of Chromosome-Wide Replication Timing by Cis-Acting, Long, Non-Coding RNA" 

December 3
Shobhan Gaddameedhi, M.Sc., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Experimental and Systems Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Washington State University
"Role of the circadian clock in skin cancer prevention and sunburn erythema"

January 14
Mark A. Batzer, Ph.D., LSU Boyd Professor and Dr. Mary Lou Applewhite Distinguished Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University
"Mobile Elements and Genomic Variation"

January 21
Robert Kotin, Ph.D., Vice President, Voyager Therapeutics Inc., Adjunct Professor, University of Massachusetts, Adjunct Professor, University of Maryland
"Developing Recombinant Adeno-Associated Virus Vectors for Treating Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy."

February 4
Aaron D. Gitler, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Genetics, Stanford University School of Medicine
"High-Throughput Screens to Define the Mechanisms of Human Neurodegenerative Diseases."

February 11
Charlotte Bieneck Haglind, M.D., Ph.D. Student, Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, Astrid Lindgrens Childrens Hospital  

February 25
Caleb Rogers, M.D., Resident, Molecular and Medical Genetics, OHSU

March 11
Jared Rutter, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Biochemistry, University of Utah, School of Medicine

March 18
Glenn Palomaki, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Brown University

April 8
Svetlana Lutsenko, Ph.D., Professor, Physiology, Johns Hopkins University

April 15
Betsy Ferguson, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Molecular and Medical Genetics, OHSU

April 22
Gerry Berry, M.D., Director, Metabolism Program, Professor of Pediatrics, Boston Children's Hospital

April 29
Asia Mitchell, Graduate Research Assistant, Molecular and Medical Genetics, OHSU

May 13
Lizzy Sunderhaus, Graduate Research Assistant, Molecular and Medical Genetics, OHSU
Michael Veraz, Graduate Research Assistant, Molecular and Medical Genetics, OHSU

May 20
Nichole Owen, Graduate Research Assistant, Molecular and Medical Genetics, OHSU

May 27
Elenora Juarez, Graduate Research Assistant, Molecular and Medical Genetics, OHSU