Molecular and Medical Genetics
2015-2016 Seminar Schedule
Wednesday, 4:00 to 5:00 P.M.
Vollum M1441 (RJH 4320 During Construction)
"iPS Cell-based Modeling of Galactosemia"
Gerry Berry, M.D., Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
"Mobile DNA, Noncoding RNAs and the conflict underlying genome stability"
Rachel O'Neill, Ph.D., University of Connecticut
"Epigenetic Regulation of Chondrogenesis"
Scott Stadler, Ph.D.. Shriners Hospital for Children
"The genetics, pathophysiology and treatment of the hereditary methylmalonic acidemias (MMA)"
Charles Venditti, M.D., Ph.D., NIH/ NHGRI
"'Mendelian' Phenotypes in the Genomic Era"
Wojciech Wiszniewski, M.D., Ph.D., OHSU
"The double-edged sword for pancreatic cancer mortality reduction: Identifying new approaches for early detection and treatment"
Brian Wolpin, M.D., M.P.H., Dana-Farber/ Brigham and Women's Cancer Center, Harvard Medical Scho
"Type VII Collagen: From Discovery of the Anchoring Fibril Protein to Clinical Trials Ameliorating the Human Blistering Disease Epidermolysis Bullosa –From a Microscopy Perspective"
Doug Keene, Shriners Hospital for Children
"ROS1 Rearrangements in Cancer: From Model Systems to the Development of Novel Therapeutics"
Monika Davare, Ph.D., OHSU
"Identifying and Understanding Neurological Disease Mechanisms"
Ashleigh Schaffer, Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
"Translational neuroscience approaches to inherited disorders of copper transport and lysosomal storage"
Stephen Kaler, M.D., Molecular Medicine Branch, NICHD
"Investigating the Mechanisms Underlying Neuropathy Target Esterase Disorders"
Lizzy Sunderhaus, 4th Year Graduate Student, Doris Kretzschmar Lab
"The regulation of metabolism by tumor suppressor p53 and its mutant"
Zhaohui Feng, M.D., Ph.D., Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey
Gavin Sherlock, Ph.D., Stanford University
Ellie Juarez, 5th Year Graduate Student, Amanda McCullough Lab
Asia Mitchell, 5th Year Graduate Student, Paul Spellman Lab
John Powers, 3rd Year Graduate Student, Hiroyuki Nakai Lab
Holly Corbitt, 3rd Year Graduate Student, Cheryl Maslen Lab
Hua Lu, M.D., Ph.D., Tulane University School of Medicine