Monday, August 9, 2021

Making, Modifying and Differentiating iPS Cells

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM


(In-person and Virtual)

Wenli Yang, Ph.D.

Director, iPSC Core Facility, Department of


Research Assistant Professor, Department

of Medicine

Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania

Rafael Garcia- Mata,
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Regulation of Rho GTPases and their regulators

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM

In-Person and Virtual


Rafael Garcia- Mata, Ph.D.

Harold C. and Charlotte L. Shaffer Endowed

Chair in Biological Sciences

Associate Professor, Dept. of Biological


University of Toledo

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Dissertation Defense - Nigel Michki

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Please join us for the defense of Nigel Michki (Cai lab) "The developmental landscape of neurogenesis in Drosophila melanogaster revealed using targeted single-cell RNA-sequencing and a multi-informatic analysis paradigm"

Doctoral committee:
Assistant Professor Dawen Cai, chair
Associate Professor Catherine Collins

Friday, June 25, 2021

Dissertation Defense - Lucas Huffman

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Please join us for the defense of Lucas Huffman (Giger lab) "More than Clearing the Clutter: The Imperative Role of Efferocytosis in Repair and Immune Reprogramming in the Damaged Nervous System"


Dissertation Committee: 

Professor Roman J. Giger, Mentor & Chair

Professor Benjamin M. Segal