2015 CRB Austrian Auditorium
2:00 - 3:00 David Pellman, MD, Co-Director Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center Program in Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School, Howard Hughes Medical Institute. "Nuclear Architecture and Genome Stability"
The annual John G. Haddad, Jr. Memorial Lecture commemorates the former Chief of the Endocrinology Division at Penn, who was a leader in the field of bone and mineral metabolism.
Ahmet Yildiz, PhD, Assistant Professor of Physics and Molecular Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley. "The mechanism and regulation of cytoplasmic dynein motility"
Arne Gennerich, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy & Structural Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. "Dissecting cytoplasmic dynein function using optical tweezers"
Douglas Robinson, PhD, Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. "Cellular Form and Function: For the Good of Health and the Detriment of Disease"
Vivek Shenoy, PhD, Professor, Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics (MEAM), Bioengineering (BE), University of Pennsylvania. “Cell-Matrix Interactions in Fibrosis and Cancer: Multiscale mechanical models”