Fall 2008 Seminars
|Seminars Fall 2008|
|Richard L. Guerrant, M.D.
Thomas H. Hunter Professor of International Medicine
Director, Center for Global Health
Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health“Malnutrition: An Enteric Infectious Disease, with Long-term sequelae”
|J. Thomas Parsons, Ph.D.
Anjeanette Roberts, Ph.D.
|Second Annual Robert J. Kadner Distinguished Lecture in Microbiology
John Roth, Ph.D.
College of Biological Sciences
UC Davis“Origins of Mutations under Selection”
Jordan Hall Conference Center Auditorium
|J. Thomas Parsons, Ph.D.|
|9/24||Raphael H. Valdivia, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Duke University“From Lipid Droplets to Intermediate Filaments: Chlamydia infections and new paradigms in cellular microbiology”
|Ian J. Glomski, Ph.D.|
|10/8||Ellen Robey, Ph.D.
Prof. of Immunology
Dept. of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley“Dynamic in situ imaging of T cell development in the thymus and immune responses to the parasite Toxoplasma gondii in vivo”
|Timothy P. Bender, Ph.D.|
|10/15||Laurel L. Lenz, Ph.D.
Integrated Department of Immunology
National Jewish Medical and Research Center
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center“Listeria monocytogenes, NK cells, and interference with innate interferon”
|Ian J. Glomski, Ph.D.|
|10/22||Pascal Bessong, Ph.D.
University of Venda
Thohoyandou, South Africa“HIV in Limpopo Province South Africa: Prevalence and Genetic Characterization”
|Global Health, Micro, Thaler Center, and MII|
|Michael P. Rout, Ph.D.
The Rockefeller University“The Molecular Architecture of the Nuclear Pore Complex”
Co-Sponsor: Center for Cell Signaling
|Lucy Pemberton, Ph.D.|
|11/5||Yuri Lazebnik, Ph.D.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory“GIN, CIN and cell promiscuity, or cell fusion as a link between viruses and cancer”
|Deborah Lannigan, Ph.D.|
|11/12||Albert B. Reynolds, Ph.D.
Vanderbilt University“Genetic and functional analyses of p120-catenin: diverse roles in cell adhesion and cancer”
|Martin Schwartz, Ph.D.|
|11/19||Marie Louise Hammarskjöld, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology
University of Virginia“Post-transcriptional Gene Regulation and RNA;
From Retroviruses to “Real” Genes”
|Daniel Engel, Ph.D.|
|12/3||Dr. Susan Carpenter, Ph.D.
Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology
Washington State University“Role of Rev in Immune Evasion and Lentivirus Persistence”
|12/10||Dr. Judy Lieberman, MD PhD
Senior Investigator, Immune Disease Institute
Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Director, Division of AIDS, Harvard Medical School
Harvard University“Micromanaging Cell Proliferation and Differentiation”
|Dan Engel, PhD|