Weekly Seminars List

Upcoming Events

 
January 13, 2021, “11th Annual College of Pharmacy Duluth Talent Show”, 6pm via zoom, link TBA
 

Monday, November 16

 
Lauren M. Aufdembrink, Junior Scientist (Advisor: Aaron Engelhart)
Dept. Integrative Biology and Physiology, University of Minnesota
TBA
12pm, Zoom Webcast (MCDB&G Student Seminar)
 
Brian Evavold, Professor
Dept. Pathology, University of Utah
Triggering T cells: Catch Antigen if You Can
12:15pm, Zoom Webcast (MICaB Seminar)
 
Sarah Kostick, PhD Candidate
College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota
TBA
3pm, Zoom Webcast (PhD Defense Seminar)
 
Dorothy Kirsch, Graduate Student (Advisor: C. Hirsch)
Dept. Agronomy and Plant Genetics, University of Minnesota
Use of High throughput Phenotypic Tools for Evaluating the Interaction between Plants and their Environment
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (APS Seminar)
Passcode: SZ022=
 

Tuesday, November 17

 
Julie Ha Thi Dang, Executive Director of Community Engagement and Outreach
UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California Davis
Understanding and Addressing Liver Cancer Disparities in Asian American Communities: A Community-Based Research Approach
9am, Zoom Webcast (Masonic Cancer Center Seminar)
 
Christopher L. Warkentin, Graduate Student (Advisor: Renee R. Frontiera)
Dept. Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy for Characterization of Plasmon-Mediated Reactions
9:30am, Zoom Webcast (Chemistry Seminar)
 
Brianna A. Collins, Graduate Student (Advisor: Jason Goodpaster)
Dept. Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Organometallic Reactivity of Nickel Complexes Bearing PAlP Pincer-Type Ligands
10am, Zoom Webcast (Chemistry Seminar)
 
Siriluk Kanchanakungwankul, Graduate Student (Advisor: Donald Truhlar)
Dept. Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Reduction of Cu(II) to Cu(0) Supported on Metal-Organic Framework NU-1000
10:30am, Zoom Webcast (Chemistry Seminar)
 
Yanjun Chen, Graduate Student
Dept. Pharmacology, University of Minnesota
Regulation of APOBEC-Catalyzed DNA Mutagenesis
12:15pm, Zoom Webcast (Pharmacology Seminar)
Passcode:  Zh@1m&
 
Haichang (Shirley) Luo, Graduate Student
Dept. Pharmacology, University of Minnesota
Role of Inhibitory G Protein Signaling in Alzheimer’s Disease
12:15pm, Zoom Webcast (Pharmacology Seminar)
Passcode:  Zh@1m&
 
Jonas Alvarez, Graduate Student
Dept. Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics, University of Minnesota
TBA
12:20pm, Zoom Webcast (BMBB Student Seminar)
 
Carston R. Wagner, Professor and Endowed Chair
Dept. Medicinal Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Tuning Cell-Cell Interactions with Chemically Self-Assembled Nanorings for Cancer Immunotherapy
3pm, Zoom Webcast (Pharmaceutics Seminar)
Email kmjames@umn.edu to request a Zoom join link
 
Jill Mikucki, Associate Professor
Dept. Microbiology, University of Tennessee
TBA
3pm, Zoom Webcast (PBS Seminar)
z.umn.edu/pmb-2020-fall-seminars
 
Kayla Vinh, Graduate Student (Advisor: Will Pomerantz)
Dept. Medicinal Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Targeting the CGRP Receptor for the Acute Treatment of Migraines: A Structure-based Drug Discovery Approach
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (Medicinal Chemistry Seminar)
Passcode: MedChem-1
 

Wednesday, November 18

 
Roman Tyshynsky, Graduate Student (Advisors: Lucy Vulchanova and John Osborn, Jr.)
Dept. Neuroscience, University of Minnesota
Periglomerular Afferent Fibers in the Renal Cortex
12pm, Zoom Webcast (GPN Seminar)
 
Laura Stone, Professor
Dept. Anesthesiology, University of Minnesota
Low Back Pain and Epigenetics: From the Periphery to the CNS
12pm, Zoom Webcast (GPN Seminar)
 
Emma Mohr, Assistant Professor
Dept. Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Improving Outcomes in Congenital Zika Virus Infections
12pm, Zoom Webcast (Jamie McNew Endowed Memorial Lecture in CMV Research & Education)
 
Alessandro Magli, Assistant Professor
Dept. Medicine, University of Minnesota
Delineating the Blueprint for Trunk Skeletal Myogenesis
12pm, Zoom Webcast (LHI Seminar)
z.umn.edu/lhi-webcast
 
Yingbo Huang, Graduate Student (Advisor: S. Huang)
Dept. Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Minnesota
Sex Differences in the Human Liver Transcriptome
12:20pm, Zoom Webcast (ECP Seminar)
 
Jayshree Seth, Corporate Scientist at 3M, and Robert Livingston, Social Psychologist
TBA
2pm, Zoom Webcast (Sieur du Lhut Creativity Conference)
z.umn.edu/SDL2020
 
Catherine Early, Barbara Brown Chair of Ornithology
Science Museum of Minnesota
TBA
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (EEB Seminar)
 
Joseph Bauer, Assistant Professor
College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Exploration of Cognitive and Neural Processes Used by Undergraduate Biology Students during Modeling Tasks
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (BTL Seminar)
 
Satoshi Morita, Professor
Dept. Biomedical Statistics and Bioinformatics, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine; Institute for Advancement of Clinical and Translational Science, Kyoto University Hospital
Bayesian Population Finding in a Randomized Clinical Trial
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (Division of Biostatistics Seminar)
 
Andrew Grande, Associate Professor and Co-director
Dept. Neurosurgery, University of Minnesota
TBA
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (BME Seminar)
 
David Odde, Professor
Dept. Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota
Cell Traction and Migration in Response to Environmental Mechanical Stiffness
4pm, Zoom Webcast (Stem Cell Institute Seminar)
 

Thursday, November 19

 
Bach T. Nguyen, Graduate Student (Advisor: Jiali Gao)
Dept. Chemistry, University of Minnesota
In Silico Investigation of Solution Phase Decarboxylation Mechanism for 5-Carboxyluracil
9:30am, Zoom Webcast (Chemistry Seminar)
 
Yangzesheng Sun, Graduate Student (Advisor: J. Ilja Siepmann)
Dept. Chemistry, University of Minnesota
Machine Learning and Neural Networks for Modeling the Adsorption Equilibria in Nanoporous Materials
10am, Zoom Webcast (Chemistry Seminar)
 
ACS Virtual Postdoc Symposium
10am, Zoom Webcast (ACS Symposium)
 
Li-Chun Tu, Assistant Professor
Wexner Medical Center, The Ohio State University
Real-time Dynamics of Human Chromatin during the Cell Cycle
11:15am, Zoom Webcast (Biophysics Seminar)
 
Breanne Byiers, Research Assistant Professor
College of Education and Human Development, University of Minnesota
Development of Outcome Measures for Neurodevelopmental Genetic Syndromes
12pm, Zoom Webcast (CODR Seminar)
 
Noah Gavil, Graduate Student (Advisor: Dave Masopust)
Microbiology Immunology, and Cancer Biology Program, University of Minnesota
TBA
12pm, Zoom Webcast (MICaB Seminar)
 
Noah Weisleder, Professor
Dept. Physiology and Cell Biology, The Ohio State University
TBA
12pm, Zoom Webcast (IBP Seminar)
 
Anne C. Ferguson-Smith, Department Head and Arthur Balfour Professor
Dept. Genetics, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
TBA
12pm, Zoom Webcast (GCD Seminar)
 
Ivan Alekseichuk, Research Scientist
Dept. Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota
TBA
1pm, Zoom Webcast (CNE Seminar)
 
Sadat Navabi Ghamsari, Graduate Student
Dept. Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota
Non-invasive Neuromodulation using Enhanced Upconversion Nanoparticles
1pm, Zoom Webcast (CNE Seminar)
 
Jeffrey Bishop, Associate Professor
Dept. Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Minnesota
Epigenetics of PTSD Treatment Response
3pm, Zoom Webcast (Epigenetics Consortium Seminar)
 
Shanteri Singh, Assistant Professor
Dept. Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Oklahoma
Utilizing aromatic prenyltransferases for the late-stage modification of natural products
3:30pm, Zoom Webcast (BTI Seminar)
 
Hai Dang Nguyen, Assistant Professor
Dept. Pharmacology, University of Minnesota
Uncovering the Impact of RNA Splicing Factor Mutations in Cancers
5pm, Zoom Webcast (Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Colloquium)
 

Friday, November 20

 
Wendy Gordon, Associate Professor
Dept. Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics, University of Minnesota
How Cells Communicate with the Microenvironment via Proteolysis and Mechanical Forces
10am, Zoom Webcast (Pharmacology Seminar)
Passcode:  &HC1P1
 
Sefani Thomas, Assistant Professor
Dept. Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota
Mass Spectrometry-based Assays for Cancer Biomarker Discovery and Treatment
10:30am, Zoom Webcast (Pharmacology Seminar)
Passcode:  &HC1P1
 
Chris Frenier, HSRP&A Doctoral Candidate
Div. Health Policy & Management, University of Minnesota
The Effect of Plan Switching on Access and Quality of Care in Medicaid
11:30am, Zoom Webcast (HPM Seminar)
 
David Hildebrand, Postdoctoral Associate
Laboratory of Neural Systems, The Rockefeller University
Developing Calcium Imaging Approaches for the Characterization of Marmoset Face Patches
2pm, Zoom Webcast (MDT on Optical Imaging and Brain Science Webinar)
 
Marcus Flowers, PhD Candidate (Ogle Lab)
Dept. Biomedical Engineering, University of Minnesota
TBA
2pm, Zoom Webcast (SCI Journal Club Seminar)

Fall 2020


Sponsored by: Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry