Spring 2004 Seminars

Spring 2004 Seminar Schedule

DateSpeaker, Affiliation, TitleHost, Location
2/4Nima Mosammaparast, University of Virginia
Linking core histone nuclear import and chromatin assembly
LOCATION: Jordan Hall Conference Center
Reception following Seminar
Recipient of Robert R. Wagner Prize
2/11Dr. Shannon Doyle, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology at the University of Connecticut (Storrs, CT)
The Dynamic Folding of E. coli SecA
Dr. Jay Brown
2/18Lesly Temesvari, Ph.D., Clemson University
Regulation of vesicular trafficking by the ras-related Rab GTPases in Dictyostelium discoideum and Entamoeba histolytica: A tale of two ameba
Dr. William Petri, Jr.
2/25Dr. Ben Margolis, University of Michigan
Protein complexes that control cell polarity
Dr. Kodi Ravichandran
3/171st year Research Rotation Symposium – Part IDr. Amy Bouton
3/241st year Research Rotation Symposium – Part 2Dr. Amy Bouton
3/26Aaron J. Mackey, University of Virginia
The utility of unfinished genomes
Dr. William Pearson
3/31Dr. Mike Schaller, University of NC at Chapel Hill
Structural and functional analysis of focal adhesion kinase
Dr. Ulrike Lorenz
4/14Vijay Yajnik, Harvard Medical School
DOCK4 signaling in cell biology and tumor progression
Dr. Kodi Ravichandran
Paul S. Hoffman, Division of Infectious Diseases, Dept Internal Medicine, Dalhousie University
New developments in the biology and pathogenesis of legionnaires’ disease
LOCATION: Microbiology library, Room 7006
Refreshments 3:45p
Dr. J. Thomas Parsons
4/21Dr. Jim Hoxie
HIV Envelope Glycoproteins: “Pushing the Envelope” for Structure/Function and Vaccine Studies
Dr. Julie Turner
4/28Dr. Peter Ernst, D.V.M., Ph.D., University of Virginia
Immune epithelial cell interactions in response to gastrointestinal infections
(joint appointment candidate)
Dr. J. Thomas Parsons
5/5Dr. Thomas M. Roberts, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School & Dana-Farber Cancer Institution
New Thoughts on Kinase Regulation from an Old Friend
(joint appointment candidate)
Dr. J. Thomas Parsons
5/121st year Research Rotation Poster SessionDr. Amy Bouton
5/19Stuart F.J. Le Grice, Ph.D, National Cancer Institute
Re-shaping reverse transcription in retroviruses and
LTR-retrotransposons via chemical biology
Dr. Lou Hammarskjold
5/26Shyr-Te Ju, Ph.D., University of Virginia
Function, Regulation and Utilization of Fas Ligand
Dr. J. Thomas Parsons