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2016-2017 Distinguished Seminars


September


12

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Lois Weisman, Ph.D.
University of Michigan

"From yeast to humans: Insights into phosphoinositide signaling"

 

CMB - TG

19

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Titia de Lange, Ph.D.
The Rockefeller University

"How shelterin solves the telomere end-protection problem"

 

Epigenetics

26

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado, Ph.D.
Stowers Institute

"Stem cells, regeneration and developmental plasticity"

 

Cell and Developmental Biology


October


3

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Scott Armstrong, M.D., Ph.D.
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

"Epigenetic mechanisms control leukemic gene expression"

 

Epigenetics

10

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Danelle Devenport, Ph.D.
Princeton University

"Local Actions, Global Impact: Establishing Long-range Planar Cell Polarity in the Mammalian Epidermis"

 

CDB-DSRB

 

24

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Rebecca Burdine, Ph.D.
Princeton University

"Using Zebrafish to Model Human Disorders: From Scoliosis to RASopathies"

 

Cell and Developmental Biology

 

31

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/I

 

Scott Hawley, Ph.D.
Stowers Institute

"Making a break for it: The biology of meiotic recombination"

 

Genetics

 


November


14

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Jon Epstein, M.D.
Perelman School of Medicine

"Nuclear Architecture and Cell Fate Determination"

 

Cell and Developmental Biology

21

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Yijun Ruan, Ph.D.
The Jackson Laboratory

"3D genome organization and transcription regulation"

 

Epigenetics/Genetics


December


12

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Coleen Murphy, Ph.D.
Princeton University

"Quantitating how daf-2/IIS mutants maintain “Quality of Life” Phenotypes with Age"

 

Genetics - TG

19

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Michael Levine, Ph.D.
Princeton University

"Visualization and evolution of transcriptional enhancers controlling animal development"

 

Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 


January

9

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Soumya Raychaudhuri, M.D., Ph.D.
Harvard University

"title"

 

Genetics

23

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Nadav Ahituv, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco

“Functional Characterization of Gene Regulatory Elements"

 

Genetics

30

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz, Ph.D.
National Institutes of Health/Janelia

title"

 

Cell and Developmental Biology

 


February


6

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Tarun Kapoor, Ph.D.
The Rockefeller University

title"


Cell and Developmental Biology

13

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Anna Huttenlocher, M.D.
University of Wisconsin, Madison

"title"

 

Cell and Developmental Biology

20

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Lin Mei, Ph.D.
Augusta University

"title"

 

Genetics

27

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Claude Desplan, Ph.D.
New York University

"title"

 

Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 


March


6

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Robb Krumlauf, Ph.D.
Stowers Institute

"title"

 

Cell and Developmental Biology

13

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Jonathan Pritchard, Ph.D.
Stanford University

"title"

 

Genetics

 

20

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Deepak Srivastava, M.D.
University of California, San Francisco/Gladstone

“title”

 

Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 

27

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Benjamin Blencowe, Ph.D.
University of Toronto

“title”

 

Genetics


April


3

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

John Lis, Ph.D.
Cornell University

“title”

 

Cell and Developmental Biology

10

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Martyn Goulding, Ph.D.
Salk Institute for Biological Studies

"title"

 

Cell and Developmental Biology

 

17

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Nancy Cox, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University

"title"

 

Genetics

24

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Yehudit Bergman, Ph.D.
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

"title"

 

Institute for Regenerative Medicine

 

28

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

David Bilder, Ph.D.
University of California, Berkeley

"title"

 

DSRB

 


May

8

 

4PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Peter Donnelly, Ph.D.
University of Oxford

"title"

 

Genetics

22

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

Janet Rossant, Ph.D.
SickKids Toronto

"title"

 

Institute for Regenerative Medicine

June

5

 

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Myles Brown, M.D.
Harvard University

"title"

 

Epigenetics/IDOM

 

12

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Yixian Zheng, Ph.D.
Carnegie Institution for Science

"title"

 

Epigenetics

 

19

12PM
Main Auditorium
BRB I/II

 

Edith Heard, Ph.D.
Instutut Curie

"title"

 

Epigenetics