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Fall 2017 to Spring 2018 Lecture Schedule

September 14, 2017

Susan Murphy, PhD
"Mobile Health Intervention Optimization"

Professor of Statistics, Radcliffe Alumnae Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, and Professor of Computer Science at the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, all at Harvard University

October 19, 2017

John D. Carpten, PhD
“Comprehensive Somatic Interrogation in Diverse Cancer Cohorts"

Chair & Visiting Professor, Translational Genomics
Director, Institute for Translational Genomics, University of Southern California 

November 16, 2017

David D. Ussery, PhD
"What is Life? 500 Protein Functional Domains Across More Than a Hundred Thousand Prokaryotic Genomes"

Helen Adams & the Arkansas Research Alliance Chair in Biomedical Informatics
Director, ArC-GEM, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

November 30, 2017

Alexander Hoffmann, PhD
"Learning How to Predict Innate and Adaptive Immuneresponses"

Professor, Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics, University of California Los Angeles

January 16, 2018*

Aaron Ciechanover, D. Sci
"The Ubiquitin Proteolytic System: From Basic Mechanisms Thru Human Diseases and on to Drug Targeting"

Distinguished Research Professor in the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology
2004 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry

February 26, 2018

John F. Cryan, PhD
"A Gut Feeling About the Brain: The Microbiome Modulates Behaviour Across the Lifespan"

Professor & Chair, Anatomy & Neurobiology, University College Cork

All lectures take place from Noon-1pm in the Freeman Auditorium (930 Madison Avenue, 3rd Floor).

*Dr. Ciechanover's lecture will take place in the College of Pharmancy Building, Room 101. Alternative viewing rooms for Dr. Ciechanover's lecture: COP Building 102, 118/119, and the Freeman Auditorium.

Last Published: Dec 8, 2017