Seminar series - Fall 2019

All seminars are on Fridays unless noted

Date Speaker Title Location
Daryl Bosco
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Stressed to death: altered stress response and recovery in neurodegenerative disease 6364 Scott Hall
9/20/2019 Maria Bykhovskaia
Professor, Department of Neurology
Wayne State University
Regulation of Synaptic Plasticity and Epilepsy by Synapsin 6364 Scott Hall
(Tuesday 2:00 pm)
Hala Muhtasib
Professor of Cell Biology
American University of Beirut
Revealing the Anticancer Journey of Thymoquinone: Potential for Clinical Translation 6364 Scott Hall
10/11/2019 Sophia Lunt
Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Michigan State University
Deciphering Metabolic Rewiring in Cancer 6364 Scott Hall
10/18/2019 Jens Schmidt
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology
Michigan State University
Molecular Mechanisms of Telomere Maintenance 6364 Scott Hall
10/25/2019 No seminar   6364 Scott Hall
11/1/2019 Alex Kolodkin
Charles J. Homcy and Simeon G. Margolis Professor, Department of Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins University
Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Neural Connectivity 6364 Scott Hall
11/8/2019 Ahmed Ibrahim
Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Visual and Anatomical Sciences; Department of Pharmacology
Wayne State University
Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Diabetic Retinopathy 6364 Scott Hall
11/15/2019 Robin Webb A New Methodology for Treating Fluid and Material Retention in Patients Resistant to Normal Means 6364 Scott Hall
11/22/2019 Cancelled   6364 Scott Hall
12/6/2019 Viviane Labrie
Assistant Professor, Center for Neurodegenerative Science
Van Andel Research Institute
Epigenetic mechanisms contributing to Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease 6364 Scott Hall
12/13/2019 Robert Burgess
The Jackson Laboratory
Mechanisms and Therapeutic Strategies for Axon Degeneration Identified in Mouse Models of Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease 2238 Scott Hall