Seminar list for this week: January 22-26

Monday, January 22, 2024

10:30 AM       Neuroscience Seminar:  Organizing the brain: how do neurons identify their targets?; Speaker:  Daniel Pederick, PhD, Stanford University.

Join in person:  3571 WIMR II

 3:00 PM          Biochemistry Colloquium:  Histone acetylation: reading, writing, and beyond; Speaker:  Xiaobing Shi, PhD, Van Andel Institute.

Join in person:  1211 HFD Biochemistry Sciences

Join virtually:

 3:30 PM          McArdle Trainee Seminar:  PHIV-1 Vif and Vpr cooperatively modulate the cell cycle to maximize per cell virion production; Speaker:  Maddi Bandini, (Advisor: Nate Sherer, PhD); Mechanisms of parvovirus-mediated usurpation of cellular DNA damage response pathways; Speaker:  Clairine Larsen (Advisor: Kinjal Majumder, PhD).

Join in person:  6571 WIMR II

Tuesday, January 23, 2024


Wednesday, January 24, 2024

8:00 AM         Oncology Grand Rounds:  Responding to Emotional Distress in the Oncology Setting; Speaker:  Lori Dubenske, PhD, Senior Psychologist, Asst. Clinical Adjunct Prof., SMPH, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  1306 HSLC

Join via Zoom:  (Passcode: Grand)

11:00 AM       Cancer Biology Seminar: Structure and Function of Mammalian SWI/SNF Chromatin Remodeling Complexes in Health and Disease; Speaker:  Cigall Kadoch, PhD, Assoc. Prof. of Pediatric Oncology, Harvard Medical School.

Join in person:  1335 HSLC

Join via Zoom: (Passcode: 227536)

3:30 PM          Genetics Colloquium:  Neuronal Lysosome transport and function: links to neurodegenerative diseases; Speaker:  Swetha Gowrishankar, PhD, Assist. Prof. of Aging and Neurodegenerative Disorders, University of Illinois at Chicago.

Join in person:  1111 Genetics/Biotech

Join via Zoom:  

Thursday, January 25, 2024

9:00 AM         Pathology Seminar:  From the Lab to the Community: My Journey, Impactful Initiatives, and Some Advice; Speaker:  Marcos Ramos-Benitez, PhD, Ponce Health Sciences University

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11:00 AM       Nutritional Sciences Seminar:  Promoting Healthy Eating Habits Among Toddlers Living in Poverty: The Recipe 4 Success Preventive Intervention; Speaker:  Rob Nix, PhD, Prof. of Human Development & Family Studies, UW-Madison.

Join in person:  290 Nutritional Sciences

 Friday, January 26, 2024

12:00 PM        Medical Microbiology & Immunology Seminar:  Small protein effectors of an alternative sigma factor in S. aureus; Speaker:  Karl Thompson, PhD, Howard University.

Join in person:  1420 Microbial Sciences