Current topics in Cell, Developmental, and Integrative Biology presented by visiting scholars and campus faculty.

Regular seminars are held at 12:00 Noon in Tinsley Harrison Tower Room # 740 unless otherwise noted.

Seminar Director:
Zsuzsanna Bebok, M.D.
Phone: 205.975.5449
Email: bebok@uab.edu

Series Administrator:
Sarita Womack
Phone: 205.975.5498
E-mail: sjwomack@uab.edu 

mitra

9/12/2018

Kasturi Mitra, PhD
Topic: Mitochondrial fission-fusion in cell proliferation and differentiation: a special focus on cancer
Assistant Professor
UAB
Host: Sasanka Ramanadham, Ph.D.

hoop

9/26/2018

Katharina Hopp, Ph.D.
Topic: The role of T-cells in PKD progression
Assistant Professor
University of Colorado Denver
Host: Bradley Yoder, Ph.D., and Co-Host: UAB Division of Nephrology

kahn

10/12/2018

Special Location: Kaul Finley Conference Center
Richard Kahn, Ph.D.

Professor
Emory University
Topic: The ARL2 GTPase and its GAP, ELMOD2: roles inside mitochondria and in regulating microtubules in cytosol
Host: Elizabeth Sztul and Co-Host: UAB Department of Genetics

chersih

10/24/2018

David Cheresh, Ph.D.
Professor
University of California San Diego
Topic: Acquisition of Tumor Cell Stress Tolerance and Drug Resistance Drives Tumor Progression and Metastatic Disease” 

Host: Anita Hjelmelan, Ph.D.

Lasseigne

10/29/2018

Special Location: WTI 231
Time: 12:00pm- 1:00pm
UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center Faculty Investigator Candidate Lecture
Brittany Lasseigne, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
Topic: Multidimensional Data: Challenges and Opportunities

Wajapeyee

10/30/2018

Special Location: WTI 231
Time
: 12:00pm- 1:00pm
UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center Faculty Investigator Candidate Lecture
Narendra Wajapeyee, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Yale University School of Medicine
Topic: Probing Cancer Cell Hallmarks for Identyfing New Cancer Cell Dependencies

joanna.jankowsky

11/7/2018

Joanna Jankowsky, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Topic: Chemogenetic Modeling of Circuit Dysfunction in Alzheimer's Disease
Host: Qin Wang, M.D., Ph.D.

 christopher fry

12/3/2018
PLEASE NOTE: New Time: 2:00 - 3:00pm; THT 740

CDIB Faculty Canadiate Seminar

Christopher Fry, Ph.D.
Assistant Profesor
University of Texas Medical Branch
Topic: Addressing Muscle Weakness Following an ACL Injury

 

luke wiseman

12/12/2018
PLEASE NOTE: New Time: 3:00 - 4:00pm THT 740

Luke Wiseman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Scripps Research, California Campus
Topic: Unexpected Outcomes:  Non-secretory Functions of the Unfolded Protein Response
Host: Zsuzsa Bebok, M.D.

 Lasseigne

12/17/2018
CDIB Faculty Canadiate Seminar

Please Note Location: THT 740
Time: 2:00pm- 3:00pm
Brittany Lasseigne, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist
HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
Topic: Multidimensional Data: Challenges and Opportunities

 Erin Talbert 2

01/7/2019
CDIB Faculty Canadiate Seminar

Please Note Location: THT 740
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Erin Talbert, Ph.D. 
Medical University of South Carolina
Postdoctoral Fellow
Topic: Insights into Cancer Cohexia: What Patient Data Can Tell Us

 

Christian Faul

1/16/2019

Christian Faul, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
UAB
Topic:The role of FGF23-induced FGFR4 signaling in cardiac remodeling and disease
Host: Brad Yoder, Ph.D. and Zsuzsa Bebok, M.D.

Adam Wende

1/30/2019 Today's seminar has been cancelled and rescheduled for a later date.

Adam R. Wende, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
UAB
Topic: “Canceled
Host: Sasanka Ramanadham, Ph.D.

 Keely Cassidy

2/13/2019

Keely Cassidy, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
University of Nebraska, Medical Center
Topic: Self-directed Dissection Course
Host: Bradley Barger, Ph.D.

 Morrow Casey

2/27/2019

Casey Morrow, Ph.D. 
Professor, Emeritus
UAB
Topic:Tracking Patient Specific Microbe Strain Changes Following Disruption of the Human GI Tract Ecosystem
Host: Zsuzsa Bebok, M.D. 

 Danielle Edwards head shot

2/28/2019
CDIB Faculty Candidate Seminar
Please note new time:
11:00 - 12:00

Danielle N. Edwards
Neuroscience Ph.D. Candidate
University of Kentucky
Topic: The alpha and omega of ischemic stroke: from basic science to clinical practice

 Edgar Meyer Faculty Candidate

3/11/2019
CDIB Faculty Candidate Seminar

Edgar Meyer
Clinical Doctoral Candidate
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Topic: TBD

 Adam Wende

3/13/2019

Adam R. Wende, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
UAB
Topic: TBD

Host: Sasanka Ramanadham, Ph.D.

 Carol Greider

3/14/2019
CMDB Distinguished Lecture Series

PLEASE NOTE: New Location: Cudworth Auditorium

Carol Greider, Ph.D.
Daniel Nathans Professor 
The John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Topic: TBD
Host: Brad Yoder, Ph.D.

 Kadisha Inga

3/19/2019
CDIB Faculty Candidate Seminar

Inga Kadisha, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor 
University of Alabama at Birmingham

 will placzek

3/27/2019

William Placzek, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Topic: TBD

 robert gerlai

4/10/2019

 Robert Gerlai, Ph.D.
Professor
University of Toronto
Topic: " TBD"
Host: Thomas van Groen, Ph.D.


hjelmeland anita

4/24/2019

Anita Hjelmeland, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
UAB
Topic: “To be determined
Host: Zsuzsa Bebok, M.D.

andrea wills

5/8/2019

Andrea Wills, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
University of Washington
Topic: “To be determined
Host: Chenbei Chang, Ph.D.

 weinmann

5/22/2019

Amy Weinmann, Ph.D.
Professor
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Topic: TBD
Host: Zsuzsa Bebok, M.D.