Seminar list for this week: February 28 – March 4, 2022

Monday, February 28

3:30 PM         McArdle Trainee Seminar:  Androgen deprivation therapy and targeted radionuclide therapy as an effective treatment combination for advanced prostate cancer; Speaker:  Anusha Muralidhar (Advisor:  Douglas McNeel).  Investigating the role of ATRX in epigenetic regulation of human cytomegalovirus lytic infections; Speaker:  Ryan Walter (Advisor:  Rob Kalejta).

Join via Zoom: (PASSCODE:  374167)

Tuesday, March 1

12:00 PM      Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Center Seminar:  In vitro modeling of skeletal muscle development and aging using hPSC-derived myogenitor progenitors; Speaker:  Sin-ruow Tey, PhD candidate, Suzuki lab.

Join in person:  DeLuca Forum, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

Join via Zoom:  (PASSCODE:  936743)

Wednesday, March 2

8:00 AM         Oncology Grand Rounds:  The 50th NCA Anniversary Presentation on the “Centers of the Cancer Universe:  A Half-Century of Progress Against Cancer;” Speakers:  Donald (Skip) L. Trump, MD, FACP, FASCO and Eric T. Rosenthal, Independent Journalist, EvocaTalk@Research & Reports.

Join via Zoom: (Passcode:  UWCCC)

10:30 AM      Cancer Biology Seminar:  None scheduled.

12:00 PM      Neuroscience Seminar:  Cortical plasticity and learning during sleep and their disruption by seizures; Speaker:  Naoum Issa, MD, PhD, University of Chicago.

Join via Zoom: UFHZz09

12:00 PM      PBS 930 Seminar:  A collision of two pandemics:  M. tuberculosis and SARS-CoV-2 superinfection in the murine model; Speaker:  Rachel Hildebrand (Adel Talaat lab, Pathobiological Sciences).

Join in person:  Room 2255 SVM

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3:30 PM         Genetics Colloquium:  Sex chromosome dosage effects in human health and disease; Speaker:  Armin Raznahan, NIH/HIMH.

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4:00 PM         Statistics Seminar:  Identification and estimation of indirect causal effects robust to unmeasured confounding; Speaker:  Isabel Fulcher.

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Thursday, March 3

8:00 AM         Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds:  Best practices for use of Rh negative red blood cells; Speaker:  Haytham Hasan, MD, Transfusion Medicine Fellow, P&LM, UW-Madison

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12:10 PM      Molecular Virology Seminar:  Mucosal and systemic T-cell immunity to SARS-CoV-2 variants; Speaker:  Prof. M. Suresh, Pathobiological Sciences.

Join in person:  1211 Biochemical Sciences Building.

1:30 PM         Genomics Seminar:  You are what your father ate:  effects of paternal diet and lifestyle on health and disease in future generations; Speaker:  Oliver Rando, PhD, Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biotechnology, UMASS Chan Medical School.

Join in person:  Biotechnology Center Auditorium Room 1111

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Friday, March 4