Events

11/1/2017 1:00pm Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar

"Lysosomal Nitrosative Stress in Obesity,” presented by Ling Yang, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology

and

"Ciliary Autotomy:  A Potential Link Between Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Renal Cystogenesis," presented by Chuck Yeaman, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology

Location: 1-561 BSB 1-561 BSB

11/8/2017 1:00pm Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar

“Think globally (inter) act locally:  the emergence of planar cell polarity in the mammalian epidermis,” presented by Danelle Devenport, MSc, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

Location: 1-561 BSB 1-561 BSB

11/15/2017 1:00pm Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar

“Stretch activation: A mechanism for increasing power production from human heart and insect flight muscle,” presented by Douglas Swank, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biology & Biomedical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY

Location: 1-561 BSB 1-561 BSB

11/16/2017 4:00pm Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture - Roger Kornberg, PhD

Dr. Roger Kornberg, PhD, will visit campus on November 16, 2017 to present a lecture on "The Molecular Basis of Eukaryotic Transcription" at 4:00pm in the Prem Sahai Auditorium. Dr. Kornberg is the recipient of the 2006 Nobel Prize in Chemistry and the Mrs. George A. Winzer Professor in Medicine at Stanford School of Medicine.  This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Biochemistry Carl S. Vestling Lecture. 

 

The Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture Series features top-tier scientists and physicians performing high-impact research in a variety of areas.

 

Most lectures, with few exceptions, will be held on the third Thursday of each month during the academic year. The seminars will be of broad interest and are open to the public all University faculty, staff and students. The schedule of current speakers can be found here.

 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Sonya Housholder in advance at (319) 335-8587 or sonya-housholder@uiowa.edu.

Location: 1110A Medical Education Research Facility

11/29/2017 1:00pm Anatomy and Cell Biology Seminar

"Novel TGF-beta Regulated Genes in Cancers," presented by     Hank Qi, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

and

"Functional genomics screens to identify novel mechanisms of drug resistance in melanoma," presented by Adam Dupuy, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology

Location: 1-561 BSB 1-561 BSB