Spring 2019 Bio 390 Biology Seminar Schedule

All seminars will begin at 3:35pm, in SC 200, unless noted otherwise.  Arrive a few minutes early to sign in for credit.

DATE SPEAKER
 

January 30

Elizabeth Heller-Mesznik, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Pharmacology University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Epigenetic editing for the study of addiction and depression

 

February 6

McGroddy Frontiers in Science Seminar Series

Luis M. Campos, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Chemistry Columbia University, New York, NY

Materials design for third generation singlet fission solar cells

SC 400

 

March 6

McGroddy Frontiers in Science Seminar Series

Soojung Claire Hur, Ph.D.

Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Microfluidic engineering for biomedical research and personalized theranostics

 

March 20

McGroddy Frontiers in Science Seminar Series

Eugene J. Mele, Ph.D.

Christopher H. Browne Distinguished Professor of Physics University of Pennsylvania

SC 300

 

March 27

Graduate Research Thesis Defense

Alessandro Sparacio (Dr. Nelson's lab)

Teething during sleep: ultrastructural changes of pharyngeal muscle and grinder during the molt in C. elegans

April 3 Undergraduate Research Student Thesis Talks

Alanna Cianciulli (Dr. Nelson's lab) and Mary Kate Dougherty (Dr. Tudor's lab)

April 10 Undergraduate Research Student Thesis Talks

Lakshmi Narayanam (Dr. Tudor's lab) and Sarah Muche (Dr. Bhatt's lab)

April 17 Undergraduate Research Student Thesis Talks

Brian Critelli (Dr. Bhatt's lab) and Kaleigh Williams (Dr. McRobert's lab)

April 24 Undergraduate Research Student Thesis Talks

Kennedy Sanders (Dr. McRobert's lab) and Tyler Newman (Dr. Springer's lab)