Monday, October 25
3:30 PM McArdle Trainee Seminar: “MTORC1/2 and HDAC1/2 inhibition for the treatment of PIK3CA mutant colorectal cancer;” Speaker: Rebecca DeStefanis (Advisor: Dustin Deming). “Single cell transcriptional landscape of the human fallopian tube and its implications for early ovarian cancer development;” Speaker: Joshua Brand (Advisor: Huy Dinh).
Join via Zoom Passcode: 374167 (new & required)
Tuesday, October 26
12:00 PM Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Seminar: “Uncovering mechanisms of human GVHD development using primary human samples and humanized mice;” Speaker: Dr. Nicholas Hess, PhD, Postdoc Research Associate, Capitini Fellow, Dept of Pediatrics, UW Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Center Trainee.
Attend in person: DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery
Join via Zoom (if asked for a passcode: 936743)
Wednesday, October 27
8:00 AM Oncology Grand Rounds: No Session due to Division Meeting.
12:00 PM Comparative Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program Student Seminar (PBS 930): “The relationship between bladder and neuropathic pain: alterations in sensory neurons after injury;” Speaker: Emily Tran (Crawford lab, Pathobiological Sciences).
12:00 PM Neuroscience Seminar: “Dissecting neural circuits for adult hippocampal neurogenesis;” Speaker: Juan Song, PhD, UNC-Chapel Hill.
1:00 PM Cell and Regenerative Biology Seminar: “Gene expression in development and leukemia;” Speaker: Sid Rao, MD, PhD, Associate Professor in Pediatrics, Hematology/Oncology/Transplantation & Cell Biology, and Neurobiology & Anatomy; Medical College of Wisconsin; Investigator, Versiti Blood Research Institute.
Attend in person: 1309 HSLC
3:30 PM Genetics Colloquium: “Title: TBD”; Speaker: Elise Robinson, Epidemiology, Broad Institute.
Attend in person: 1111 Gen/Biotech
4:00 PM Statistics Seminar: “It’s not what we said, it’s not what they heard, it’s what they say they heard;” Speaker: Barry Nussbaum.
Attend in person: 1310 Sterling Hall
Thursday, October 28
9:00 AM Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Seminar: “Development of a nonhuman primate pharmacodynamic vaccine model for assessing imuno-oncology agents;” Speaker: John Loffredo, PhD, Scientific Director, Prostate Oncology Translational Research, Janssen Pharmaceuticals.
11:00 AM Cancer Moonshot Seminar: “Integrative single-cell atlas of host and microenvironment in colorectal neoplastic transformation;”; Speaker: Martha Shrubsole, PhD, Vanderbilt University.
12:10 PM Molecular Virology Seminar: “Hijacking the host: viral mechanisms to control gene expression and anti-viral;” Speaker: Prof. Marta Gaglia, Tufts University.
Attend in person: Room 1211 – Biochemical Sciences Building, 440 Henry Mall.
Friday, October 29
12:00 PM MMI Seminar: “Metabolic reprogramming of macrophages during wound healing;” Speaker: Veronika Miskolci (Huttenlocher lab).
Attend in person: 1520 MSB
12:00 PM BMI Seminar: “Pattern detection for precision cancer immunotherapy from spatial profiling and single-cell data;” Speaker: Elana Fertig, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept of Oncology, Biomedical Engineering and Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Johns Hopkins University.