Seminars and Workshops

Date & Location
09/10/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
"Changes in Pol II pausing may enable survival of severe cellular stress"
David Price, PhD

Professor of Biochemistry
University of Iowa

"A polarizing environment: Wnt signaling drives asymmetric cell division in C. elegans"
Bryan Phillips, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biology
University of Iowa

09/17/2015 - 1:00pm
1289 CBRB
"Alteration of the gut microbiota as a cause of and a potential therapeutic option for multiple sclerosis"
Ashutosh Mangalam, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pathology
University of Iowa

"The interface of RNA regulation with human genetics and disease"
Ryan Boudreau, PhD

Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine  - Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Iowa


Please note special time

09/24/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
"Resensitizing Treatment Resistant Leukemias by Inhibiting PI3Kd, Exploiting the Unexpected Role of Glucocorticoids in B cell Development"
Miles Pufall, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry
University of Iowa

"Mechanistic Role of Fibronectin Alternatively Spliced Extra domain A in Stroke"
Anil Chauhan, MTech, PhD

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine  - Hematology, Oncology and Blood and Marrow Transplantation
University of Iowa

10/01/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
TBA - Tyler and Kim
Scott Tyler (Engelhardt lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

Yoham Kim (Lee lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

10/08/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
TBA - Lam and Hayes
Arielle Lam (Phillips lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

Michael Hayes (Weeks lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

10/15/2015 - 4:00pm
1110 MERF
TBA - Mandel
Gail Mandel, PhD

Distinguished Biomedical Scientist Lecture Series
Senior Scientist, Vollum Institute
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute


Note room change

MCB students are required to attend and sign-in

10/22/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
"Mechanochemical signaling in vitro and in vivo"
Richard K. Assoian, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Co-sponsored with the Dept. of Biochemistry

10/29/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
TBA - Bishop and Green
Gail Bishop, PhD

Professor of Microbiology
University of Iowa

Steven Green, PhD

Professor of Biology
University of Iowa

11/05/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
TBA - Kelpsch and Songstad
Daniel Kelpsch (Tootle lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

Allison Songstad (Tucker lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

11/12/2015 - 10:30am
2117 MERF
"Targeted Protein Degradation"
James Bradner, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Director, Center for the Science of Therapeutics, Broad Institute
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA


Please note special location and time

Co-sponsored with the Dept. of Biochemistry

11/19/2015 - 4:00pm
1110 MERF
TBA - Snyder
Solomon Snyder, MD

Distinguished Biomedical Scholars Lecture Series
Professor of Neuroscience
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Please note room change
MCB students are required to attend and sign-in

11/26/2015 - 4:00pm
Thanksgiving Break
NO SEMINAR
12/03/2015 - 3:30pm
1289 CBRB
Rotation Talks
1st year MCB Graduate Students

Please note special time

12/10/2015 - 4:00pm
1289 CBRB
TBA - Franqui Machin and Mason
Reinaldo Franqui Machin (Zhan lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa

Bianca Mason (Russo lab)

MCB Graduate Student
University of Iowa