Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Topics in Molecular Medicine

Schedule

Fall, 2016

Class Date

Faculty Preceptor

Title

Student  1

Student 2

Student 3

Wednesday, Aug. 31 (3:00-4:30 pm) BRB 1412

Mark Kahn

"Mechanotransduction in Vascular Biology and Disease"

Ivan Kuznetsov Joyce Liu Sarshan Pather

Monday, Sept. 19 (2:00-3:30pm) BRB 701

Matt Kayser

“Sleep, circadian rhythms, and mood”

Daniel Park Andy Revell Iulia Tapescu

Wednesday, Sept. 21 (2:00-3:30pm) BRB 1412

Bob Heuckeroth

"Cystic Fibrosis and Human Genetic Disease"

Daniel Akuma John Bernabei Greg Chen
Wednesday, Sept. 28 (2:00-3:30pm)  BRB 701

Peter Klein

"Molecular Targets in Clonal Hematopoietic Disorders"

Hoang Bui Nguyen Karun Kiani Juan Serrano

Wednesday, Oct. 5 (2:00-3:30pm) BRB 701

Ken Margulies

"iPSC engineered organoids to probe cardiac disease"

Omar Abdoun Naveen Jain Kevin Zhang

Monday, Oct. 10 (3:00-4:30pm) BRB 1412

Mitch Lazar

"Surgical Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes"

Jamal Green Stacy Thomas Selen Uman

Wednesday, Oct. 19 (3:00-4:30pm) BRB 1412

Raj Jain

"Genome editing for muscular dystrophy"

Daniel Park Sarshan Pather Iulia Tapescu

Wednesday, Oct. 26 (2:00-3:30pm) BRB 1412

Mike Milone

" Cancer Immunotherapy"

Nik Evitt Karun Kiani Kevin Zhang

Monday, Oct. 31 (2:00-3:30pm) BRB 1412

Laura Su

"TCR cross-reactivity in repertoire selection"

Ivan Kuznetsov Stacy Thomas Daniel Xu

Monday, Nov. 14 (2:00-3:30pm) BRB 1412

Roger Greenberg

"Targeting homologous recombination deficiency in hereditary breast and ovarian cancer”

Hoang Bui Nguyen Greg Chen Fola Sofela

Wednesday, Nov. 16 (2:00-3:30pm) BRB 1412

Ben Stanger/ Dave Issadore

"Liquid Biopsies - the rise of CTCs for Cancer Diagnosis"

John Bernabei Naveen Jain Selen Uman

Wednesday, Nov. 30 (2:00-3:30pm) BRB 1412

Katie Bar

"HIV vaccine development"

Daniel Akuma Andy Revell Juan Serrano
Monday, Dec. 5 (3:00-4:30 pm) BRB 1412

Gary Wu

"Environmental factors increase the incidence of metabolic and immune-mediated diseases"

Nik Evitt Jamal Green Joyce Liu

Wednesday, Dec. 7 (3:00-4:30 pm) BRB 1412

Eddie Lee "Pathogenesis of frontotemporal dementia and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis” Omar Abdoun Fola Sofela Daniel Xu