February 2018 Events

Thursday, February 22, 2018

711 Seminar - Charlie Knox

12:00 PM

6311 Medical Science I

"Stimulation of functional neuronal regeneration for müller glia in adult mice"

Mentor: Dr. Daniel Goldman

Discussant:  Beth Rousseau

Friday, February 16, 2018

Career Develop Opportunity: Faculty Corner Presentation - Dr. Mike Cianfrocco

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

2955 Taubman Health Sciences Library

Coffee and Bagels provided.

"Insights From a New Faculty:  Almost a Year into Tenure Track!"

Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Chemistry and Research Assistant Professor in the Life Sciences Institute.

Moderator:  Jennifer Bohn, Ph.D. Candidate

Sponsored by the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies Career &

Thursday, February 15, 2018

711 Seminar - Brian Hardaway

12:00 PM

6311 Medical Science I

"Cytoplasmic protein aggregates interfere with nucleocytoplasmic transport of protein and RNA"

Mentor: Dr. Nils Walter

Discussant:  Charlie Knox

Monday, February 12, 2018

Career Develop Opportunity: Women in STEM Panel

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Rackham Graduate School, West Conference Room, 4th Floor.

Data tells us that women are underrepresented in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields. During this event, panelists will discuss their personal experiences and perspectives as living models for the possibilities for success for women in fields that continue to have a significant gender gap in the United States.


Thursday, February 8, 2018

711 Seminar - Christine Ziegler

12:00 PM

6311 Medical Science I

"Cas9 specifies functional viral targets during CRISPR-Cas Adaptation"

Mentor:  Dr. Yan Zhang

Discussant:  Brian Hardaway

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Wendy Gilbert, Yale

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

North Lecture Hall, MS II

Regulated mRNA Modifications: New Functions for Ancient RNA Modifying Enzymes.

Thursday, February 1, 2018

711 Seminar - Fabienne Birkle

12:00 PM

6311 Medical Science I

"Targeting STUB1-tissue factor axis normalizes hyperthrombotic uremic phenotype without increasing bleeding risk"

Mentor:  Dr. Jim Morrissey

Discussant:  Christine Ziegler