Seminars and Events

Fall 2010 Seminar Series

Thursdays at 4:00 P.M. 
Sanger Hall, Room 3-016

September 2

James F. Trimmer, Ph.D., Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, University of California, Davis

(Host: Dr. Diomedes Logothetis)
Title: Multisite Phosphorylation as a Dynamic Regulator of Neuronal Ion Channel Expression, Localization and Function                             

September 9

Arne Gericke , Ph.D., Department of Chemistry, Kent State University

(Host: Dr. Carlos Villalba-Galea)
Title:  Biophysical Endeavors into the World of Phosphoinositide Mediated Signaling

September 16

Dan Minor, Ph.D., Departments of Biochemistry and Biophysics, California Institute for Quantitative Biomedical Research, University of California, San Francisco

(Host: Dr. Diomedes Logothetis)
Title:  Structural Insights into Voltage-gated Calcium Channel Function and Modulation

September 23

Michael Kavanaugh, Ph.D., Center for Structural and Functional Neuroscience, University of Montana

(Host: Dr. Louis De Felice) 
Title:  TBA

September 30

Miguel Holmgren, Ph.D., Molecular Physiology Unit, NINDS

(Host: Dr. Scott Ramsey) 
Title: Regulation of the Gating Mechanisms in Potassium Channels by RNA Editing

October 7

Valeria Mas, Ph.D., Departments of Surgery and Pathology, Virginia Commonwealth University

(Host: Dr. Diomedes Logothetis)
Title:  The Molecular Phenotype of Progression to Chronic Allograft Kidney Function

October 14

Bruce K. Rubin, M.D., Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Commonwealth University

(Host: Dr. Diomedes Logothetis)
Title: Airway Mucus - It's not Just Snot

October 21

Fifteenth Annual Ramsey Lecture

Raj K. Goyal, M.D., Department of Medicine, Beth Israel-Deaconess, Harvard Medical School

(Host: Dr. Murthy Karnam)
Title: Smooth Muscle Neuromuscular Neurotransmission: Lessons from the Mutant Mice

October 28

Debra A. Fadool , Ph.D., Department of Biological Science, Florida StateUniversity

(Host: Dr. Richard Costanzo)
Title: The Olfactory Bulb as an Unexpected Metabolic Sensor via the Potassium Channel, Kv1.3

November 4

Barbara L. Hempstead, M.D., Ph.D., Weill Medical College of Cornell University

(Host: Dr. John Grider)
Title: TBA

November 11

Gerhard Meissner , Ph.D., Department of Biochemistry andc Biophysics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine

(Host: Dr. Montserrat Samso)
Title:   Molecular Basis and Pathogenesis of Ion Transport by Ryanodine Receptor

November 18

Rachel Green , Ph.D., Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

(Host: Dr. Jason Rife)
Title:   Quality Control on the Ribosome During Translation

November 25

No Seminar - Thanksgiving Holiday

December 2

Robert Hueckeroth, M.D., Ph.D., Washington University St. Louis

(Host: Dr. John Grider) 
Title:  TBA

December 9

Mark Yeager, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, university of Virginia School of Medicine

(Host: Dr. Montserrat Samso)
Title:  TBA

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