Spring 2021 Seminar Schedule

Mar 1

Molecular mechanisms that regulate the efficacy of GABAergic inhibition and their roles in epilepsy

Tufts Medical School

12:00pm Monday Virtual Seminar

Host:  Sarah Pallas

Mar 4

Regulation of HD-ZIPIII transcription factors by deeply-conserved START domains

The Ohio State University 

Host: Madelaine Bartlett
Vitrual Seminar

Mar 16

Derlin rhomboid pseudoprotease ERADicates multi-spanning membrane substrates from the ER

University of California, San Diego

Host:  Peter Chien

Mar 22

The 4th dimension of transcriptional networks: TIME

New York University

12:00pm Monday Virtual Seminar

Host:  Kirk MacKinnon

Mar 23

Mixture models of cell populations and signaling to understand heterogeneous drug response

University of California, Los Angeles

Host:  Shelly Peyton

Mar 29

Illuminating the Biochemical Activity Architecture of the Cell

University of California, San Diego

12:00pm Monday Virtual Seminar

Host:  Meg Stratton

Mar 30

Understanding Hsp70 interactions: new ways to deal with difficult clients

University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Host:  Lila Gierasch

Apr 6

Epithelial-mesenchymal plasticity in breast cancer metastasis and chemoresistance development 

Weill Cornell Medicine

Host:  Jungwoo Lee

Apr 12

Policing secretion: quality control during export from the endoplasmic reticulum

MRC Cambridge

12:00pm Monday Virtual Seminar

Host:  Dan Hebert

Apr 19

Cryptochromes Link Circadian Rhythms with Metabolism and Cancer

The Scripps Research Institute

12:00pm Monday Virtual Seminar 

Host:  Michelle Farkas

Apr 20

Regulation of mitochondrial quality in neurodegenerative diseases

Case Western Reserve University

Host:  Elizabeth Vierling

Apr 26

Surviving stem cell injury

Harvard University

12:00pm Monday Virtual Seminar 

Hosts:  Kim Tremblay and Pat Wadsworth

Apr 27


Cyrus Ghajar - Seminar cancelled

Host:  Shelly Peyton

Apr 29

DEI Panel
Dismantling racism in plant biology

Aman Husbands - The Ohio State University 
Maria Moreno - Yale University 
Chelsea Specht - Cornell University 

Hosts: Erin Patterson and Miriam Hernandez-Romero
Virtual Seminar 

May 3

Investigating the spatial and temporal dynamics of mitophagy in neurons

University of Pennsylvania

12:00pm Monday Virtual Seminar

Hosts:  Carline Fermino Do Rosario and Katherine Chacón-Vargas

May 4

Mechanisms of environment - gene interactions in stem cell regeneration and cancer

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Host:  Can Özden