Seminar Series 2014-2015

Genetics Seminar
Time: Friday, 12:00–1:00 p.m.
Place: Kaul Building, Finley Conference Room

Date Speaker Institution Title
09/12/2014 Bruce Korf, M.D., Ph.D. Professor and Chair, Department of Genetics, UAB State of the Department Address
09/19/2014 No Seminar    
09/26/2014 Rebecca Dodd, Ph.D. Senior Research Associate, Duke University Medical Center  "New Mice for Old Questions: Modeling Soft-tissue Sarcoma"
10/03/2014  No Seminar    
10/10/2014 Todd Nystul, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, University of California San Francisco  "To Be (Stem) or Not to Be: Polarity and pH Define Cell Fate in an Epithelial Stem Lineage"
10/17/2014 Becky Nagy, MD, LGC Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University  "The Use of Next Generation Sequencing in Novel Gene Discovery: A Tale of Two Cities"
10/24/2014 Journal Club- Trevor Carden  UAB  
10/31/2014 Sean Wu, MD, Ph.D  Professor, Stanford University "Molecular Regulation of Cardiac Development: Implications in Regenerative Therapy"
11/07/2014 Hudson Alpha Retreat- NO SEMINAR N/A N/A
11/14/2014 Journal Club-Anil Challa UAB  
11/21/2014 Anil Challa, Ph.D  Instructor, University of Alabama at Birmingham  
11/28/2014 Thanksgiving Holiday N/A N/A
12/05/2014 Hyeong-Reh Choi Kim, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor, Wayne State University  "A Novel Function of PDGF D in Prostate Cancer Bone Metastasis: New Biology of an Old Growth Factor Family Member"
 12/12/2014  No Seminar    
 12/19/2014 Journal Club- Warren L Simmons UAB  
 12/26/2014 Christmas Holiday  N/A  N/A
 01/02/2015 New Years Holiday  N/A  N/A
01/09/2015  Mark Gillespie, Ph.D. Professor and Chairman Dept. of Pharmacology, University of South Alabama  
 01/16/2015 MLK Holiday N/A N/A
 01/23/2015 William Pu, MD.  Harvard Medical School  
 01/30/2015 Journal Club- Bob Kesterson  UAB  
02/06/2015 No Seminar    
02/13/2015 No Seminar    
 02/20/2015 Journal Club- Wei Zhang UAB  
 02/27/2015 No Seminar    
 03/06/2015 Matt R. Kaeberlein, Ph.D.  University of Washington  
 03/13/2015 Rocio Moran, MD Associate Staff, Cleveland Clinic  
 03/20/2015 Journal Club-Haley D. Albright    
03/27/2015 Spring Break    
 04/03/2015 Spring Break    
 04/10/2015 Bhupendra Singh, Ph.D. Instructor, University of Alabama at Birminhgam  
 04/17/2015 Randal Voss, Ph.D.  Professor, Biology, University of Kentucky  
04/24/2015 Day Before Commencement    
 05/01/2015 No Seminar    
 05/08/2015  Journal Club- Ying Peng UAB  
 05/15/2015 Anita Hjelmeland, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor, UAB  
 05/22/2015 No Seminar    
 05/29/2015 Journal Club- Justin Avery UAB