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Fellows and Trainees Short Talk Series

Biomedical Research Facility (BRF2) - Room 2A03   -   11:45 am to 1:00 pm 

Lunch will be provided

The goals of the series are to provide a platform for trainees to present their work-in-progress, receive feedback from their peers and our faculty, and develop interactions and camaraderie between different groups that lead to new multidisciplinary research avenues.   

Faculty Hosts: Dr. Tariq Rana and Dr. Lars Bode

Contact: Sali Coleman:

Academic Year 2017/18

Thursday, June 21, 2018
Nick Vinckier (Sander Lab)
TBD (Haddad Lab)
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Sara Appleton-Knapp (Boutelle Lab)
Tsering Stobdan (Haddad Lab)
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Nicholas (Nick) Dillon (Nizet Lab)
Priti Azad (Haddad Lab)
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Hooman Hefzi (Lewis Lab)
"Cellular response to elimination of the Warburg effect in Chinese hamster ovary cells"
Spencer Goodman (Cherqui Lab)
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Andres Valderrama (Nizet Lab)
Joanna Latasiewicz (Bode Lab)
Thursday, January 18, 2018
Spencer Moore (Muotri Lab)
"Setd5 loss of function impairs neuronal connectivity in an animal model of autism"
Mahmoud (Max) Al-Bassam (Zengler Lab)
"Regulation of the nucleoid structure and its impact on the expression of virulence genes in Group A Streptococcus pyogenes"
Thursday, December 21, 2017
*** Holiday Break ***
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Dawn Eichen (Boutelle Lab)
"The Relationship Between Child and Parent Executive Function to Weight Loss and Weight Maintenance"
Carolina Jimenez Calvente
 (Feldstein Lab)
"Spontaneous resolution of liver fibrosis: a still uncovered  enigma orchestrated by tissue neutrophils"
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Tatiana Lobry (Cherqui Lab)
"New interaction between galectin-3 and cystinosin reveals a role of inflammation in kidney pathogenesis in cystinosis."
Gretchen Bandoli (Chambers Lab)
"Rethinking medication exposures: longitudinal trajectories of antidepressants in pregnancy"