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Talks, seminars, conferences, workshops, trainings, and other events associated with or likely to be of interest to people associated with the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences
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September 2014

118 Agricultural Science and Industries (ASI) Building Sep 19, 2014 Friday 9:00 AM
Dr Rodney Johnson (University of Illinois)
Developmental Origins of Altered Stress Resilience: Impact of Iron Deficiency
100 Life Sciences, Berg Auditorium and Live Stream Sep 23, 2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM Postponed
Edward Boyden ( Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Tools for Mapping and Engineering the Brain
102 Chemistry Building Sep 24, 2014 Wednesday 10:00 AM
Dr Jason Huntley (University of Toledo)
Hide and Seek: In vivo Changes on the Francisella tularensis Surface Promote Virulence
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623 Sep 24, 2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM
Eric A. Newman (University of Minnesota)
Conversations Between Glial Cells, Neurons, and Blood Vessels in the Normal and Diabetic Retina
203 Millennium Science Complex Sep 25, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Title to be announced
108 Wartik Laboratory Sep 29, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
Chang-Jun Liu (Biological, Environmental & Climate Sciences Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory)
Plant Cell Wall Biogenesis, Structure and Functions: Biosynthesis, Regulation and Manipulation of Phenolic Units Incorporated into Cell Wall Polymers

October 2014

102 Chemistry Building Oct 1, 2014 Wednesday 10:00 AM
Dr Douglas Antczak (Cornell University)
Maternal Anti-fetal Immune Responses in the Horse
203 Millennium Science Complex Oct 2, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Surveillance for Antimicrobial Resistance in Enteric Bacteria in Pennsylvania
108 Wartik Laboratory Oct 6, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
Yufan Zhang (Plant Biology Ph.D. Program, Penn State University)
Activation of Embryogenic Chain Reaction During Somatic Embryogenesis in Theobroma Cacao
Oct 8, 2014 Wednesday 10:00 AM
Dr Dave DeGraff (Penn State, Hershey)
Transcriptional Control of Bladder Tumorigenesis
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623 Oct 8, 2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM
Hui Zheng (Baylor College of Medicine)
Neuro-Glia Signaling in Neuronal Health and Alzheimer's Disease
W-257 MSC at University Park; with video to room CG628 at Hershey Oct 9, 2014 Thursday 3:00 PM
Marcelo R. S. Briones (Universidade Federal de São Paulo)
Evolution of genetic information in pathogenic microorganisms: Implications for diagnostics and epidemiology
108 Wartik Laboratory Oct 13, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
Magdalena Bezanilla (Department of Biology, University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Actin and Myosin VIII Steer Plant Cell Division
100 Life Sciences, Berg Auditorium and Live Stream Oct 14, 2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM
David Szymkowski (Xencor, Inc)
Protein engineering to create superior antibody therapeutics
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623 Oct 15, 2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM
Gregory J. Quirk (University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine)
Prefrontal-amygdala Circuits in Fear and Avoidance: The View from Puerto Rico
203 Millennium Science Complex Oct 16, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Jane Heffernan (York University)
The effects of pre-existing immunity
108 Wartik Laboratory Oct 20, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
Elizabeth Haswell (Department of Biology, Washington University in St. Louis)
Smarty Plants: How Molecules, Cells and Organisms Sense and Respond to Mechanical Force
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623 Oct 22, 2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM
Ming-Hu Han (Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)
Cellular and Circuitry Mechanisms Underlying Behavioral Resilience to Social Stress
W203 Millennium Science Complex Oct 23, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Thomas Van Boeckel (Princeton University)
Title to be announced
108 Wartik Laboratory Oct 27, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
A. Lacey Samuels (Department of Botany, University of British Columbia)
Cell Biology of Lignification
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623 Oct 29, 2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM
Kyung-An Han (University of Texas at El Paso)
Title to be announced
203 Millennium Science Complex Oct 30, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Firdaus Dhabhar (Stanford University School of Medicine)
Title to be announced

November 2014

108 Wartik Laboratory Nov 3, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
Daniel McClosky (Plant Biology Ph.D. Program, Penn State University)
Imaging Cell Wall Component Delivery Using Click Chemistry
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623 Nov 5, 2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM
Peter Gianaros (University of Pittsburgh)
How does the brain break our hearts?
W203 Millennium Science Complex Nov 6, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Janice Moore (Colorado State University)
Title to be announced
108 Wartik Laboratory Nov 10, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
Yinong Yang (Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology, Penn State University)
Application of CRISPR/Cas Mediated Genome Editing in Plant Functional Genomics and Crop Breeding
100 Life Sciences, Berg Auditorium and Live Stream Nov 11, 2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM
Vadim Gladyshev (Harvard University)
How does nature change species lifespan
W203 Millennium Science Complex Nov 13, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Nilam Ram (Penn State)
Title to be announced
112 Buckhout Nov 17, 2014 Monday 3:35 PM
Darrell Desveaux (Department of Cell and Systems Biology, University of Toronto)
Type III Effectors and the Plant Immune Response
W203 Millennium Science Complex Nov 20, 2014 Thursday 11:00 AM
Bobby Reiner (University of California, Davis)
Title to be announced

December 2014

108 Wartik Laboratory Dec 1, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
Georgia Drakakaki (Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Davis)
Post-Golgi Trafficking During Cytokinesis and Plant Morphogenesis
100 Life Sciences, Berg Auditorium and Live Stream Dec 2, 2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM
Lee Niswander (University of Colorado School of Medicine)
Title to be announced
100 Life Sciences, Berg Auditorium and Live Stream Dec 2, 2014 Tuesday 4:00 PM
Lee Niswander (University of Colorado School of Medicine)
New Viewpoints into Neural Tube Closure and Gene-Environment Interactions
108 Wartik Laboratory with Video to Hershey COM Room CG623 Dec 3, 2014 Wednesday 4:00 PM
Carlos Lois (University of Massachusetts Medical School)
Title to be announced
W203 Millennium Science Complex Dec 4, 2014 Thursday 3:00 PM
Eric Wommack (University of Delaware)
Title to be announced
101 Ag Sci. Ind. Dec 5, 2014 Friday 12:20 PM
Andrew leakey (Department of Plant Biology, Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois)
How Much will Elevated CO2 Offset C3 Crop Yield Losses in a Hotter, Drier Future?
108 Wartik Laboratory Dec 8, 2014 Monday 12:10 PM
Cristina Rosa (Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology, Penn State University)
Molecular Plant Interactions of Ourmia Melon Virus

January 2015

Jan 22, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
Ian Lipkin (Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health)
Title to be announced
W203 Millennium Science Complex Jan 29, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
Omar Cornejo (Washington State University)
Title to be announced

February 2015

W203 Millennium Science Complex Feb 5, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
Alex Ploss (Princeton University)
Title to be announced
W203 Millennium Science Complex Feb 19, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
David Schneider (Stanford University School of Medicine)
Title to be announced
Feb 26, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
Sabra Klein (Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health)
Title to be announced

March 2015

W203 Millennium Science Complex Mar 5, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
Michael Mwangi (Penn State)
Title to be announced
W203 Millennium Science Complex Mar 19, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
Seth Barribeau (ETH in Zurich/Switzerland)
Title to be announced

April 2015

W203 Millennium Science Complex Apr 23, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
Paul Turner (Yale University)
Title to be announced
W203 Millennium Science Complex Apr 30, 2015 Thursday 11:00 AM
Chris Gilligan (University of Cambridge)
Title to be announced