Weekly Seminars List

Upcoming Events

September 20, 2019, “Red Heart Soiree: An Evening Benefiting Cardiovascular Health”, McNamara Alumni Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. http://redheartsoiree.umn.edu/
September 23, 2019, “2019 IEM Annual Conference”, 9:00am-3:00pm, McNamara Alumni Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. http://iemacr.umn.edu/index.html
September 27, 2019, “Big Ten Academic Alliance Lipids Symposium”, 8:00am-3:30pm, McNamara Alumni Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Register at z.umn.edu/lipids19
October 7, 2019, “28th Annual Developmental Biology Symposium”, 8:00am-5:10pm, Coffman Memorial Union and Theater and President’s Room, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Register at www.dbc.umn.edu.
December 12-15, 2019, “Chemical Biology & Physiology Conference 2019”, Knight Cancer Research Building, Oregon Health & Science University. https://www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/schools/school-of-medicine/departments....

Monday, September 16

Kai Wucherpfennig, MD, Researcher
Dept. of Cancer Immunology, and Virology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
Mechanisms of Resistance to Cancer Immunotherapy
12pm, 1-125 CCRB (MICaB Seminar)
Morgan Meissner, Graduate Student (Advisor: Lou Mansky)
Dept. of Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development, University of Minnesota
Understanding HIV Mutagenesis Using Modified Maximum Depth Sequencing
12:15pm, 2-137 Jackson Hall (GCD Student Seminar)
Matthew Aliota, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Veterinary & Biomedical Sciences, University of Minnesota
Present and Future Arboviral Threats
1:15pm, 3-100 Mayo (PNI Seminar)

Tuesday, September 17

Rita Peringeiro, Professor
Dept. of Medicine Cardiovascular Division, University of Minnesota
iPS Cells: Potential for Cell Therapy, Disease, Modeling and Drug Discovery in Muscular Distrophies
12pm, 2-101 NHH (GPN Colloquium)
Kendrick Kay, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Radiology, University of Minnesota
The Natural Scenes Dataset (NSD): Massive High-Quality Whole - Brain 7T fMRI During Visual Perception and Memory
12pm, 2-101 NHH (GPN Colloquium)
Sam Dudley, Fred C. and Katherine B. Andersen Chair - Adult Cardiology, Profesor and Chief, Director of the Lillehei Heart Institute
Division of Cardiology, University if Minnesota
Is Diastolic Heart Failure an Autoimmune Disorder
12pm, 1-125 CCRB (Lillehei Heart Institute Lecture Series)
Pamela Clemens, PhD, Senior Director
Clinical Pharmacology, Johnson & Johnson/ Janssen R&D
Clinical Pharmacology in Industry: Experiences During a Decade in Pharma
12:20pm, 1-451 Moos Tower (Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology Seminar)
Travis Okerman, MS Candidate (Amanda Klein Lab)
Dept. of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Minnesota
The Effects of Morphine Tolerance on the PI3K/AKT Intracellular Signaling Pathway During Acute and Chronic Pain in the Central and Peripheral Nervous System of Mice
1:30pm, Rm 160 Life Science, ITV to  5-110A WDH (IBS MS Thesis Defense)
Kellie Archer, Professor
Division of Biostatistics, Ohio State University
High-Dimensional Variable Selection and Prediction of Ordinal Response Data
3:30pm, 2-520 Moos Tower (Division of Biostatistics Seminar)
Paloma Gonzalez-Bellido, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, University of Minnesota
Robbers, Damsels and Dragons: The Evolution of Predatory Performance in Aerial Insects
3:30pm, 335 Borlaug (EEB Seminar)
Undergraduate Research
Landscape Arboretum Scholars and UROP Presentations
3:30pm, 310 Alderman Hall (UMN Horticulture Science Seminar)
Branden Moriarity, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Pediatrics, Center for Genome Engineering, University of Minnesota
Engineering Stem Cells Using Base Editor Technology
4pm, 1-110 MTRF (Stem Cell Institute Seminar)
Yue Chen, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics, University of Minnesota
Quantitative and Chemical Proteomics for Functional Study of Posttranslational Modification Pathways
4pm, 2-137 Jackson Hall (BMBB Seminar)

Thursday, September 19

Wei Yang, Professor
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry & Institute of Molecular Biophysics, Florida State University
Free Energy Sampling of Long-Timescale Biomolecular Dynamics: The Energy Flow Viewpoint
9:45am, 331 Smith Hall (Chemistry Seminar)
Ashish Gupta, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota
Adrenoleukodystrophy: A Challenging Disease and Evolving Management Strategies
11:15am, 4-204 MTRF (CODR Seminar)
Aaron LeBeau, PhD, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Pharmacology, University of Minnesota
The Development of Targeted Agents for Prostate Cancer
12pm, 1-110 LRB/ MTRF (MICaB Seminar)
Lillian Fritz - Laylin, Assistant Professor
Dept. of Biology, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
12:15pm, 2-101 NHH (GCD Seminar)
Scott Dehm, Professor and Apogee Enterprises Chair in Cancer Research
Dept. of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota
Role of Androgen Receptor and Androgen Receptor Variants in Prostate Cancer
3pm, Rm 105, 717 Delaware (Epigenetics Consortium Seminar)

Friday, September 20

Vie Thao, Graduate Student 
Division of Health Policy & Management, University of Minnesota
Economic Evaluation of Screen-and-Treat Strategies for Maternal Opioid Use
11:45am, D199 Mayo (Health Policy Management Seminar)
Alberto Pereda, Professor
Dept. of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Electrical Synapses and Their Function Interactions with Chemical Synapses
12pm, 3-125 Mayo (NSCI Seminar)
Redeat Tibebu, Graduate Student (Voytas Lab)
Dept. of Plant and Microbial Biology, University of Minnesota
12pm, 257 BioSci (PMB Seminar)

Fall 2019

Below is a list of chemical biology-related seminars for the week of September 15th.

Sponsored by: Dept. of Medicinal Chemistry